Racine County WI Information


Racine County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 197,399
Daytime Population: Workers 80,287
Daytime Population: Residents 101,607
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 181,894
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 192,612
Population in Familes 156,984
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,787
Population Density2 594
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $57,581
Average Household Income $74,768
Per Capita Income $29,339


Total Housing Units 83,382 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 51,120 (61.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 25,205 (30.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,057 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $189,189
Average Home Value $224,660


Total Households 76,325
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 51,429
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 0.14% 0.22%
Households 0.12% 0.2%
Families 0.01% 0.13%
Median Household Income   2.81%
Per Capita Income   2.72%


Racine County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Racine 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 # 5 94th
Population Density # 4 96th
Diversity Index # 2 99th
Median Household Income # 14 82nd
Per Capita Income # 17 78th

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