La Crosse County WI Information


La Crosse County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 120,537
Population in Households 114,789
Population in Familes 82,834
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,748
Population Density1 267
Diversity Index2 20


Median Household Income $54,058
Average Household Income $72,024
Per Capita Income $29,277


Total Housing Units 50,699 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 31,119 (61.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 17,142 (33.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,438 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $167,149
Average Home Value $199,044


Total Households 48,261
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 28,220
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 0.61% 0.54%
Households 0.55% 0.54%
Families 0.37% 0.43%
Median Household Income   1.28%
Per Capita Income   2.22%


La Crosse County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares La Crosse 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 # 12 85th
Population Density # 11 86th
Diversity Index # 32 57th
Median Household Income # 30 60th
Per Capita Income # 23 69th

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