|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of DeForest is 10,884. DeForest, Wisconsin is the 2,953rd largest city in the US.
DeForest is located entirely in Dane County.
The peak population of DeForest was in 2020, when its population was 10,899. In 2020, DeForest was the 2,932nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,953rd largest city in the US. DeForest is currently 0.1% smaller than it was in 2020.
DeForest has grown 46.2% since the 2000. DeForest, Wisconsin is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 77% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
DeForest has a population density of 1,203.5 people per square mile.
|2947||Lincoln Park, New Jersey||10,900||-0.2%|
|2954||Iowa Colony, Texas||10,883||1201.7%|
|2958||Pleasant Hill, Iowa||10,860||106.8%|
The total voting age population of DeForest, Wisconsin, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 7,375. The voting age population is 47.7% male and 52.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.4% of the residents of DeForest are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of DeForest are 91.4% White, 3.8% Asian, 3.1% Two or more races, 0.7% American Indian, 0.6% Black and 0.4% Other. Additionally, 5.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In DeForest, 9.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 15.0%. On a per-household basis, 7.2% of families are below the poverty line in DeForest.
Among those aged 16 and older, 75.1% of DeForest residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 98.2% of DeForest residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 38.2% have a bachelor's degree and 11.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among DeForest residents aged 5 and older, 2.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in DeForest is 1.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In DeForest, 18.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in DeForest is $88,151.
In DeForest, 75.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 24.3% of housing units in DeForest.
Of all the housing units in DeForest, 6.3% of them were build before 1940.
In DeForest, 25.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in DeForest is $1,006.
In DeForest, 88.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.