Price County WI Information


Price County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 13,713
Daytime Population: Workers 7,289
Daytime Population: Residents 6,731
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 14,020
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.02
Population in Households 13,536
Population in Familes 10,586
Population in Group Qrtrs 177
Population Density2 11
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $47,211
Average Household Income $58,852
Per Capita Income $26,899


Total Housing Units 11,442 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,863 (42.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,367 (11.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,212 (45.6%)
Median Home Value $126,046
Average Home Value $153,593


Total Households 6,230
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 3,930
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 -0.44% -0.42%
Households -0.22% -0.3%
Families -0.34% -0.37%
Median Household Income   1.86%
Per Capita Income   2.85%


Price County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Price 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 # 66 10th
Population Density # 68 7th
Diversity Index # 56 24th
Median Household Income # 60 18th
Per Capita Income # 40 46th

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