Chippewa County vs. Rusk County

Chippewa County (WI)Rusk County (WI)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)64,13514,147
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)2.6%-4.1%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)62,50614,754
Population, Census, April 1, 201062,41514,755
Persons under 5 years, percent5.5%5.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent22.1%20.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent18.0%24.2%
Female persons, percent48.2%49.2%
White alone, percent94.9%96.1%
Black or African American alone, percent1.8%1.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.6%0.7%
Asian alone, percent1.4%0.5%
Two or More Races, percent1.2%1.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent1.8%2.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent93.5%94.4%
Veterans, 2014-20184,7301,140
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20181.3%1.4%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)28,6159,253
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201872.7%77.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$159,000$110,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,216$1,046
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$484$433
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$798$680
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201317.1%6.6%
Building permits, 201829970
Households, 2014-201825,4856,382
Persons per household, 2014-20182.392.19
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201886.8%88.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20183.0%3.1%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201888.1%79.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201880.6%68.2%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201892.5%86.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201820.1%15.8%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20188.3%12.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent5.7%8.8%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201864.3%57.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201862.5%51.3%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)70,0278,946
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)260,17362,408
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)1,930,526423,502
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)408,39218,929
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)1,064,917145,300
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$16,924$10,149
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201822.723.4
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$57,288$44,302
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$28,277$24,731
Persons in poverty, percent11.3%14.3%
Total employer establishments, 20171,601310
Total employment, 201721,7144,207
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)842,805153,214
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-1.0%-3.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20174,0421,018
All firms, 20125,2341,312
Men-owned firms, 20122,713713
Women-owned firms, 20121,563343
Nonminority-owned firms, 20124,8821,262
Veteran-owned firms, 201244543
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20124,4421,193
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%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, 200717.7%0.0%
Population per square mile, 201061.916.2
Land area in square miles, 20101,008.37913.59

Source: United States Census Bureau

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