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Wausau Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
39,138
Unemployment Rate
4.5%
Poverty Rate
18.3%
Non-Citizens
2.2%
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Wausau Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    17%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    79%
  • Asian
    13%
  • Hispanic
    3%
  • Two or more races
    3%
  • African American
    1%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Other race
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    51%
  • Male
    49%
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    18%

Income

Median Household Income
$41,349
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    30%
  • $25-$44k
    24%
  • $45-$74k
    24%
  • $75-$149k
    18%
  • $150k+
    5%
Median Individual Income
$24,462
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    33%
  • $15-$34k
    34%
  • $35-$64k
    23%
  • $65k+
    10%

Community

Poll
100%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.7 responses
Poll
60%
of people say LGBT residents are somewhat accepted.5 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 5 responses
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  • Cold in winter but lots of winter activities!
    80%
  • There isn't a lot of activities to partake in
    20%
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