Vernon County WI Information


Vernon County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 30,715
Daytime Population: Workers 11,595
Daytime Population: Residents 15,962
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 27,557
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 30,360
Population in Familes 25,110
Population in Group Qrtrs 355
Population Density2 39
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $50,035
Average Household Income $63,557
Per Capita Income $25,000


Total Housing Units 14,198 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,152 (64.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,860 (20.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,186 (15.4%)
Median Home Value $150,182
Average Home Value $189,994


Total Households 12,012
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 8,093
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 0.43% 0.48%
Households 0.46% 0.49%
Families 0.35% 0.42%
Median Household Income   1.78%
Per Capita Income   2.88%


Vernon County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Vernon 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 # 42 43rd
Population Density # 42 43rd
Diversity Index # 68 7th
Median Household Income # 50 32nd
Per Capita Income # 66 10th

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