Douglas County vs. St. Louis County

Douglas County (WI)St. Louis County (MN)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)43,208199,754
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-2.2%-0.2%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)44,159200,231
Population, Census, April 1, 201044,159200,226
Persons under 5 years, percent4.8%5.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent19.7%19.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent18.6%19.4%
Female persons, percent49.9%49.8%
White alone, percent92.7%92.3%
Black or African American alone, percent1.2%1.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent2.0%2.4%
Asian alone, percent1.2%1.2%
Two or More Races, percent2.9%2.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent1.6%1.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent91.5%91.0%
Veterans, 2014-20183,71114,969
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20182.3%2.3%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)23,223105,002
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201866.9%70.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$143,700$152,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,193$1,221
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$513$443
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$748$764
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201320.7%19.9%
Building permits, 2018100481
Households, 2014-201818,92085,644
Persons per household, 2014-20182.232.23
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201884.0%83.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20183.0%3.8%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201887.9%86.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201876.2%76.5%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201893.4%94.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201824.0%28.7%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201810.7%10.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent6.6%5.2%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201864.1%62.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201863.3%59.2%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)72,099525,888
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)129,1222,210,005
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)840,6201,301,594
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)577,7403,008,058
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$13,195$15,016
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201822.219.9
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$52,480$53,344
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$28,888$30,321
Persons in poverty, percent11.7%14.7%
Total employer establishments, 20171,0355,374
Total employment, 201714,18889,367
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)556,6123,876,267
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20173.2%1.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20172,23212,042
All firms, 20122,76415,584
Men-owned firms, 20121,4668,418
Women-owned firms, 20127654,394
Minority-owned firms, 2012138589
Nonminority-owned firms, 20122,50414,157
Veteran-owned firms, 20122761,734
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20122,26212,494
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.9%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20072.6%0.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%1.1%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20072.1%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200722.5%25.5%
Population per square mile, 201033.932.0
Land area in square miles, 20101,304.146,247.40

Source: United States Census Bureau

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