Grant County WI Information


Grant County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 53,120
Daytime Population: Workers 22,071
Daytime Population: Residents 26,394
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 48,465
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 48,058
Population in Familes 36,607
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,062
Population Density2 46
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $49,627
Average Household Income $61,185
Per Capita Income $23,660


Total Housing Units 22,214 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,445 (60.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,375 (28.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,394 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $136,856
Average Home Value $183,007


Total Households 19,820
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 12,515
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 0.51% 0.2%
Households 0.3% 0.27%
Families 0.17% 0.19%
Median Household Income   1.39%
Per Capita Income   2.63%


Grant County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grant 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 # 27 64th
Population Density # 39 47th
Diversity Index # 64 14th
Median Household Income # 51 31st
Per Capita Income # 67 8th

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