wausau Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,368 6.3 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 8,721 40.2 % 32.8 %
Some College 5,013 23.1 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 4,354 20.1 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,254 10.4 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 19,278 88.8 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 5,449 25.1 % 25.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 39,209 - -
19 years old and under 10,171 25.9 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 12,408 31.6 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 10,087 25.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 6,543 16.7 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 30,586 97.2 % 84.8 %
Spanish 821 2.6 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 58 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 4,402 30.9 % 33.2 %
Married 6,847 48.0 % 50.6 %
Separated 242 1.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,768 19.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 18,345 - -
Occupied Housing Units 16,562 90.3 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,783 9.7 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 11,222 61.2 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 505 2.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 2,139 11.7 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 785 4.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,206 6.6 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 1,152 6.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,153 6.3 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 183 1.0 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,207 6.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,133 6.2 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,945 10.6 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,843 10.0 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 5,039 27.5 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4,794 26.1 % 13.1 %
Electric 2,791 15.2 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 419 2.3 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 12,572 68.5 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 151 0.8 % 4.2 %
Coal 7 0.0 % 0.1 %
Wood 131 0.7 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 302 1.6 % 0.4 %
None 189 1.0 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 31,467 83.4 % 75.7 %
African-American 703 1.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 167 0.4 % 0.8 %
Asian 5,236 13.9 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 142 0.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 40,464 53,657
Median Family Income 53,601 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 24,459 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 81.57 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.33 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.46
    [CDD] 6.49
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.01 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com