|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Onalaska is 18,824. Onalaska, Wisconsin is the 1,970th largest city in the US.
Onalaska is located entirely in La Crosse County.
The peak population of Onalaska was in 2020, when its population was 18,841. In 2020, Onalaska was the 1,955th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,970th largest city in the US. Onalaska is currently 0.1% smaller than it was in 2020.
Onalaska has grown 26.2% since the 2000. Onalaska, Wisconsin is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 61% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Onalaska has a population density of 1,751.7 people per square mile.
|1968||Martinsburg, West Virginia||18,835||26.9%|
|1975||Weirton, West Virginia||18,813||-7.6%|
The total voting age population of Onalaska, Wisconsin, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 14,160. The voting age population is 46.0% male and 54.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.7% of the residents of Onalaska are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Onalaska are 87.0% White, 8.3% Asian, 2.6% Two or more races, 1.6% Black and 0.5% Other. Additionally, 1.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Onalaska, 6.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 2.8%. On a per-household basis, 3.9% of families are below the poverty line in Onalaska.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.8% of Onalaska residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.5% of Onalaska residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 35.4% have a bachelor's degree and 13.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Onalaska residents aged 5 and older, 8.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 6.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Onalaska is 3.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Onalaska, 11.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Onalaska is $61,429.
In Onalaska, 65.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.8% of housing units in Onalaska.
Of all the housing units in Onalaska, 5.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Onalaska, 23.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,900 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Onalaska is $890.
In Onalaska, 83.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.