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Eagle River, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

The City of Eagle River had a population of 1,349 as of July 1, 2019.

The primary coordinate point for Eagle River is located at latitude 45.9172 and longitude -89.2443 in Vilas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Eagle River encompass a land area of 3.05 sq. miles and a water area of 0.17 sq. miles. Vilas County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,647 feet.

The City of Eagle River (GNIS ID: 1583114) 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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Eagle River, WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Eagle River, WI Housing Affordability Index is 117
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

Eagle River, WI Wealth Index is 51
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 1,349 (100%)
Population in Households 1,279 (94.8%)
Population in Families 933 (69.2%)
Population in Group Quarters1 70 ( 5.2%)
Population Density 416
Diversity Index2 20
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $39,830
Average Household Income $52,354
Per Capita Income $24,561
Wealth Index4 51

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 902 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 441 (48.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 233 (25.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 228 (25.3%)
Median Home Value $184,688
Housing Affordability Index3 117
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 674
Average Household Size 1.9
Family Households 378
Average Family Size 2
NOTES
  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 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.
  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 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 -0.39% -0.34%
Households -0.17% -0.18%
Families 2.24% -0.32%
Median Household Income   2.22%
Per Capita Income   3.28%

Eagle River, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Eagle River 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 # 340 56th
Population Density # 501 36th
Diversity Index # 236 70th
Median Household Income # 723 7th
Per Capita Income # 626 20th

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