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Prentice, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

The Village of Prentice had a population of 625 as of July 1, 2019.

The primary coordinate point for Prentice is located at latitude 45.5461 and longitude -90.2865 in Price County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Prentice encompass a land area of 1.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Price County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,539 feet.

The Village of Prentice (GNIS ID: 1583978) 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.


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Prentice, WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Prentice, WI Housing Affordability Index is 226
State of Wisconsin Housing Affordability Index is 127
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.

WEALTH INDEX

Prentice, WI Wealth Index is 46
State of Wisconsin Wealth Index is 88
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.

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POPULATION

Total Population 625
Population in Households 625
Population in Familes 490
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density 310
Diversity Index1 14
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $40,314
Average Household Income $54,834
Per Capita Income $24,395
Wealth Index3 46

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 344 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 201 (58.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 81 (23.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 62 (18.0%)
Median Home Value $95,455
Housing Affordability Index2 226
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 282
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 175
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.59% -0.55%
Households -0.41% -0.21%
Families -0.3% -0.35%
Median Household Income   2.25%
Per Capita Income   3.86%

Prentice, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Prentice to the other 778 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 485 38th
Population Density # 577 26th
Diversity Index # 394 50th
Median Household Income # 715 8th
Per Capita Income # 634 19th

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