|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Sun Prairie is 36,189. Sun Prairie, Wisconsin is the 1,096th largest city in the US.
Sun Prairie is located entirely in Dane County.
The peak population of Sun Prairie was in 2020, when its population was 36,225. In 2020, Sun Prairie was the 1,087th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,096th largest city in the US. Sun Prairie is currently 0.1% smaller than it was in 2020.
Sun Prairie has grown 74.3% since the 2000. Sun Prairie, Wisconsin is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 81% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Sun Prairie has a population density of 2,401.4 people per square mile.
|1090||Lake Stevens, Washington||36,288||186.9%|
|1091||Oak Creek, Wisconsin||36,260||26.9%|
|1092||North Ridgeville, Ohio||36,240||61.5%|
|1094||Kiryas Joel, New York||36,229||172.8%|
|1096||Sun Prairie, Wisconsin||36,189||74.3%|
|1099||El Mirage, Arizona||36,016||330.0%|
|1101||La Porte, Texas||35,964||12.1%|
The total voting age population of Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 23,332. The voting age population is 48.2% male and 51.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.4% of the residents of Sun Prairie are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Sun Prairie are 80.1% White, 8.1% Black, 6.7% Asian, 3.9% Two or more races, 0.6% American Indian, 0.5% Other and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 5.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Sun Prairie, 7.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.3%. On a per-household basis, 4.8% of families are below the poverty line in Sun Prairie.
Among those aged 16 and older, 74.0% of Sun Prairie residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.2% of Sun Prairie residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 44.7% have a bachelor's degree and 14.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Sun Prairie residents aged 5 and older, 10.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 4.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Sun Prairie is 1.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Sun Prairie, 17.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Sun Prairie is $77,139.
In Sun Prairie, 59.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.3% of housing units in Sun Prairie.
Of all the housing units in Sun Prairie, 5.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Sun Prairie, 40.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 5,700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Sun Prairie is $1,087.
In Sun Prairie, 88.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.