Douglas County vs. Bayfield County

Douglas County (WI)Bayfield County (WI)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)43,20815,042
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-2.2%0.2%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)44,15915,013
Population, Census, April 1, 201044,15915,014
Persons under 5 years, percent4.8%4.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent19.7%17.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent18.6%27.7%
Female persons, percent49.9%49.1%
White alone, percent92.7%85.4%
Black or African American alone, percent1.2%0.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent2.0%10.4%
Asian alone, percent1.2%0.5%
Two or More Races, percent2.9%3.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent1.6%2.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent91.5%84.3%
Veterans, 2014-20183,7111,408
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20182.3%1.9%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)23,22313,437
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201866.9%82.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$143,700$166,300
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$489
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$748$664
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201320.7%7.1%
Building permits, 201810099
Households, 2014-201818,9206,963
Persons per household, 2014-20182.232.13
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201884.0%92.2%
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%85.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201876.2%78.4%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201893.4%94.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201824.0%30.5%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201810.7%12.0%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent6.6%9.2%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201864.1%58.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201863.3%56.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)72,09931,780
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)129,12212,412
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)577,74084,548
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$13,195$5,600
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201822.223.1
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$52,480$52,910
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$28,888$29,886
Persons in poverty, percent11.7%14.2%
Total employer establishments, 20171,035423
Total employment, 201714,1882,193
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)556,61267,874
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20173.2%-2.7%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20172,2321,593
All firms, 20122,7641,667
Men-owned firms, 20121,466717
Women-owned firms, 2012765585
Minority-owned firms, 201213852
Nonminority-owned firms, 20122,5041,543
Veteran-owned firms, 2012276125
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20122,2621,431
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20072.6%2.3%
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, 20072.1%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200722.5%25.4%
Population per square mile, 201033.910.2
Land area in square miles, 20101,304.141,477.86

Source: United States Census Bureau

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