Park Ridge, WI Profile: Facts & Data


Park Ridge Local Links & Resources:
Resources | ALL Park Ridge Content
Planning to visit Park Ridge? See Local Hotels

Also See: Park Ridge, WI ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Park Ridge, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

The Village of Park Ridge had a population of 502 as of July 1, 2020. Park Ridge ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Wisconsin. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Park Ridge is located at latitude 44.5194 and longitude -89.546 in Portage County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Park Ridge encompass a land area of 0.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Portage County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,096 feet.

The Village of Park Ridge (GNIS ID: 1583897) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Park Ridge: Parkridge.


Park Ridge, WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2020)


Total Population 502 (100%)
Population in Households 502 (100.0%)
Population in Families 334 (66.5%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 2,212
Diversity Index2 24


Median Household Income $52,072
Average Household Income $57,539
% of Income for Mortgage4 13%
Per Capita Income $29,828
Wealth Index5 44


Total HU (Housing Units) 236 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 129 (54.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 95 (40.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 12 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $157,895
Average Home Value $175,577
Housing Affordability Index3 209


Total Households 224
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 106
Average Family Size 3
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2020 2020-2025
Population 0.22% 0.2%
Households 0.31% 0.27%
Families -2.47% 0.19%
Median Household Income   0.39%
Per Capita Income   1.18%
Owner Occupied HU   0.46%


Park Ridge, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Park Ridge to the other 778 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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 # 539 31st
Population Density # 51 94th
Median Household Income # 546 30th
Housing Affordability Index # 509 65th
Per Capita Income # 399 49th
Diversity Index # 192 76th

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

Park Ridge, WI - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Photos | Nearby Hotels | Driving Directions

Use HTL Address Research for a Wisconsin Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2020, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features

Wisconsin Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Wisconsin July 1, 2020 Data
Highest or Lowest:

More Tools and Resources:

  1. For information about schools and school attendance zones, use the HTL Address Tool
  2. Our new HTL Neighborhood Explorer provides lots of detail about any neighborhood.
  3. The new 2-Minute Introduction and Concise Guide to Big Data which will help you make the most effective use of HomeTownLocator Tools.
  4. See the References & Data Sources page for more information about methodology and sources of data.
  5. See the Wisconsin COVID-19 Data and US COVID-19 Data for more information on the spread of the novel coronavirus.