Price County vs. Sawyer County

Price County (WI)Sawyer County (WI)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)13,39716,489
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-5.4%-0.4%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)14,15916,547
Population, Census, April 1, 201014,15916,557
Persons under 5 years, percent4.5%5.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent18.1%19.5%
Persons 65 years and over, percent25.7%25.9%
Female persons, percent49.1%48.9%
White alone, percent95.4%77.9%
Black or African American alone, percent0.6%0.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.8%18.0%
Asian alone, percent0.7%0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.9%0.0%
Two or More Races, percent1.5%3.1%
Hispanic or Latino, percent2.0%2.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent93.8%76.5%
Veterans, 2014-20181,2141,372
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20181.9%1.5%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)11,40216,604
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201878.5%73.3%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$122,700$164,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,116$1,142
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$439$417
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$623$646
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-20137.5%7.2%
Building permits, 20186295
Households, 2014-20186,6057,634
Persons per household, 2014-20182.012.10
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201885.8%87.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20183.4%3.9%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201882.1%82.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201872.6%73.1%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201891.2%91.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201816.9%23.2%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-201810.6%9.8%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent6.8%10.7%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201857.6%56.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201853.3%54.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)11,84067,156
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)55,88471,475
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)502,046256,747
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)63,48961,018
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)126,444238,120
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$9,117$14,361
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201820.121.4
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$46,742$44,555
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$27,569$30,094
Persons in poverty, percent12.4%14.5%
Total employer establishments, 2017403649
Total employment, 20174,4395,271
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)167,777186,028
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-3.5%6.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20171,0951,605
All firms, 20121,4062,081
Men-owned firms, 20128831,259
Women-owned firms, 2012358334
Minority-owned firms, 201235136
Nonminority-owned firms, 20121,3391,856
Veteran-owned firms, 2012118232
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20121,1901,654
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, 200722.6%0.0%
Population per square mile, 201011.313.2
Land area in square miles, 20101,254.381,257.31

Source: United States Census Bureau

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