Pierce County WI Information


Pierce County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 41,652
Daytime Population: Workers 11,828
Daytime Population: Residents 17,518
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 29,346
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.70
Population in Households 39,154
Population in Familes 30,764
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,498
Population Density2 73
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $65,252
Average Household Income $80,089
Per Capita Income $30,452


Total Housing Units 16,628 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,066 (66.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,447 (26.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,115 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $218,411
Average Home Value $264,041


Total Households 15,513
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 10,450
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 0.21% 0.25%
Households 0.46% 0.35%
Families 0.35% 0.29%
Median Household Income   3.55%
Per Capita Income   3.13%


Pierce County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pierce 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 # 35 53rd
Population Density # 27 64th
Diversity Index # 55 26th
Median Household Income # 7 92nd
Per Capita Income # 10 88th

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