Chippewa County WI Information


Chippewa County Subdivisions

Chippewa County WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 64,833
Population in Households 62,187
Population in Familes 50,122
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,646
Population Density1 64
Diversity Index2 14


Median Household Income $54,875
Average Household Income $68,995
Per Capita Income $28,048


Total Housing Units 28,496 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,726 (65.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,969 (24.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,801 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $165,245
Average Home Value $206,734


Total Households 25,695
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 17,356
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.46% 0.47%
Households 0.62% 0.62%
Families 0.48% 0.54%
Median Household Income   1.78%
Per Capita Income   2.82%


Chippewa County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Chippewa County to the other 72 counties and county equivalents in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 24 68th
Population Density # 29 61st
Diversity Index # 48 33rd
Median Household Income # 23 69th
Per Capita Income # 34 54th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wisconsin Census Data Comparison Tool.