Florence County WI Information


Florence County Subdivisions

Florence County WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,573
Daytime Population: Workers 1,225
Daytime Population: Residents 2,543
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,768
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 4,514
Population in Familes 3,561
Population in Group Qrtrs 59
Population Density2 9
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $46,235
Average Household Income $56,614
Per Capita Income $25,520


Total Housing Units 5,076 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,711 (33.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 337 ( 6.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,028 (59.7%)
Median Home Value $149,895
Average Home Value $169,608


Total Households 2,048
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 1,325
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 0.46% 0.56%
Households 0.42% 0.53%
Families 0.3% 0.46%
Median Household Income   1.29%
Per Capita Income   2.26%


Florence County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Florence County to the other 72 counties and county equivalents in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 71 3rd
Population Density # 70 4th
Diversity Index # 71 3rd
Median Household Income # 64 13th
Per Capita Income # 57 22nd

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