Marquette County WI Information


Marquette County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 15,453
Population in Households 15,319
Population in Familes 12,006
Population in Group Qrtrs 134
Population Density1 34
Diversity Index2 14


Median Household Income $50,758
Average Household Income $61,400
Per Capita Income $26,193


Total Housing Units 9,998 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,331 (53.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,234 (12.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,433 (34.3%)
Median Home Value $158,820
Average Home Value $184,989


Total Households 6,565
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 4,291
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 0.04% 0.11%
Households -0.01% 0.07%
Families -0.16% -0.03%
Median Household Income   1.43%
Per Capita Income   2.42%


Marquette County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Marquette 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 # 62 15th
Population Density # 46 38th
Diversity Index # 47 36th
Median Household Income # 45 39th
Per Capita Income # 54 26th

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