|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Medford is 4,312. Medford, Wisconsin is the 5,226th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Medford was in 2000, when its population was 4,404. In 2000, Medford was the 4,759th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,226th largest city in the US. Medford is currently 2.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Medford has shrunk 2.0% since the year 2000. Medford, Wisconsin's growth is below average. 70% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5160||Prairie du Sac||4,409||36.1%|
|5224||Hunters Creek Village, Texas||4,314||-1.7%|
|5229||Shallotte, North Carolina||4,310||142.4%|
|5231||Isle of Palms, South Carolina||4,307||-5.8%|
|5232||Le Roy, New York||4,307||-3.3%|
The total voting age population of Medford, Wisconsin, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,398. The voting age population is 49.1% male and 50.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.5% of the residents of Medford are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Medford are 96.4% White, 2.5% Two or more races and 1.1% Black. Additionally, 1.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Medford, 11.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 8.5%. On a per-household basis, 7.2% of families are below the poverty line in Medford.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.0% of Medford residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.9% of Medford residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.8% have a bachelor's degree and 5.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Medford residents aged 5 and older, 0.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Medford is 5.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Medford, 10.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Medford is $41,146.
In Medford, 54.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 45.1% of housing units in Medford.
Of all the housing units in Medford, 14.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Medford, 14.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 330 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Medford is $661.
In Medford, 73.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.