Bayfield County vs. Washburn County

Bayfield County (WI)Washburn County (WI)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)15,04215,878
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)0.2%-0.2%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)15,01315,909
Population, Census, April 1, 201015,01415,911
Persons under 5 years, percent4.5%4.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent17.1%19.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent27.7%26.3%
Female persons, percent49.1%50.5%
White alone, percent85.4%95.5%
Black or African American alone, percent0.7%0.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent10.4%1.7%
Asian alone, percent0.5%0.6%
Two or More Races, percent3.0%1.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent2.0%1.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent84.3%94.1%
Veterans, 2014-20181,4081,439
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20181.9%1.1%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)13,43713,379
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201882.8%79.3%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$166,300$152,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,221$1,141
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$489$467
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$664$679
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20137.1%6.9%
Building permits, 20189977
Households, 2014-20186,9637,062
Persons per household, 2014-20182.132.19
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201892.2%89.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20183.8%2.1%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201885.9%84.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201878.4%74.8%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201894.9%92.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201830.5%22.3%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201812.0%11.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent9.2%6.8%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201858.1%56.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201856.5%54.1%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)31,78024,973
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)12,41259,848
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)84,548195,998
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$5,600$12,385
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201823.123.6
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$52,910$48,422
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$29,886$29,336
Persons in poverty, percent14.2%12.5%
Total employer establishments, 2017423528
Total employment, 20172,1934,372
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)67,874144,329
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-2.7%-3.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20171,5931,451
All firms, 20121,6672,041
Men-owned firms, 20127171,068
Women-owned firms, 2012585532
Minority-owned firms, 20125252
Nonminority-owned firms, 20121,5431,943
Veteran-owned firms, 2012125152
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20121,4311,742
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20072.3%0.0%
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%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200725.4%17.9%
Population per square mile, 201010.220.0
Land area in square miles, 20101,477.86797.11

Source: United States Census Bureau

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