Manitowoc County WI Information


Manitowoc County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 80,989
Daytime Population: Workers 38,204
Daytime Population: Residents 38,735
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 76,939
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 79,949
Population in Familes 64,260
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,040
Population Density2 138
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $54,704
Average Household Income $67,485
Per Capita Income $28,581


Total Housing Units 37,586 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 24,783 (65.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,319 (24.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,484 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $135,640
Average Home Value $165,879


Total Households 34,102
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 22,229
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% -0.2%
Households 0.04% -0.13%
Families -0.09% -0.21%
Median Household Income   1.32%
Per Capita Income   2.46%


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, 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 # 21 72nd
Population Density # 19 75th
Diversity Index # 29 61st
Median Household Income # 26 65th
Per Capita Income # 27 64th

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