Eau Claire County WI Information


Eau Claire County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 104,734
Population in Households 99,813
Population in Familes 71,656
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,921
Population Density2 164
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $52,358
Average Household Income $70,585
Per Capita Income $28,578


Total Housing Units 44,609 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 25,555 (57.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 16,124 (36.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,930 ( 6.6%)
Median Home Value $165,997
Average Home Value $203,764


Total Households 41,679
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 24,482
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 0.72% 0.75%
Households 0.66% 0.73%
Families 0.48% 0.62%
Median Household Income   1.32%
Per Capita Income   2.26%


Eau Claire County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Eau Claire 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 # 14 82nd
Population Density # 15 81st
Diversity Index # 31 58th
Median Household Income # 43 42nd
Per Capita Income # 34 54th

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