Bayfield County vs. Douglas County

Bayfield County (WI)Douglas County (WI)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)15,04243,208
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)0.2%-2.2%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)15,01344,159
Population, Census, April 1, 201015,01444,159
Persons under 5 years, percent4.5%4.8%
Persons under 18 years, percent17.1%19.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent27.7%18.6%
Female persons, percent49.1%49.9%
White alone, percent85.4%92.7%
Black or African American alone, percent0.7%1.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent10.4%2.0%
Asian alone, percent0.5%1.2%
Two or More Races, percent3.0%2.9%
Hispanic or Latino, percent2.0%1.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent84.3%91.5%
Veterans, 2014-20181,4083,711
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20181.9%2.3%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)13,43723,223
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201882.8%66.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$166,300$143,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,221$1,193
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$489$513
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$664$748
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20137.1%20.7%
Building permits, 201899100
Households, 2014-20186,96318,920
Persons per household, 2014-20182.132.23
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201892.2%84.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20183.8%3.0%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201885.9%87.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201878.4%76.2%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201894.9%93.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201830.5%24.0%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201812.0%10.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent9.2%6.6%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201858.1%64.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201856.5%63.3%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)31,78072,099
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)12,412129,122
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)84,548577,740
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$5,600$13,195
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201823.122.2
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$52,910$52,480
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$29,886$28,888
Persons in poverty, percent14.2%11.7%
Total employer establishments, 20174231,035
Total employment, 20172,19314,188
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)67,874556,612
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-2.7%3.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20171,5932,232
All firms, 20121,6672,764
Men-owned firms, 20127171,466
Women-owned firms, 2012585765
Minority-owned firms, 201252138
Nonminority-owned firms, 20121,5432,504
Veteran-owned firms, 2012125276
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20121,4312,262
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20072.3%2.6%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%2.1%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200725.4%22.5%
Population per square mile, 201010.233.9
Land area in square miles, 20101,477.861,304.14

Source: United States Census Bureau

About this page: Side-by-side comparison between Bayfield county (WI) and Douglas county (WI) using the main population, demographic, and social indicators from the United States Census Bureau.