Manitowoc County WI Information


Manitowoc County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 80,883
Population in Households 79,843
Population in Familes 63,726
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,040
Population Density2 137
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $53,071
Average Household Income $66,696
Per Capita Income $28,293


Total Housing Units 37,575 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 25,377 (67.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,734 (23.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,464 ( 9.2%)
Median Home Value $138,959
Average Home Value $167,178


Total Households 34,111
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 22,157
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 -0.08% -0.16%
Households 0.03% -0.09%
Families -0.11% -0.19%
Median Household Income   1.52%
Per Capita Income   2.31%


Manitowoc County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Manitowoc 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 # 21 72nd
Population Density # 19 75th
Diversity Index # 28 63rd
Median Household Income # 37 50th
Per Capita Income # 31 58th

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