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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Waunakee is 14,950. Waunakee, Wisconsin is the 2,351st largest city in the US.
Waunakee is located entirely in Dane County.
The peak population of Waunakee was in 2020, when its population was 14,986. In 2020, Waunakee was the 2,342nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,351st largest city in the US. Waunakee is currently 0.2% smaller than it was in 2020.
Waunakee has grown 64.7% since the 2000. Waunakee, Wisconsin is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 83% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Waunakee has a population density of 1,895.8 people per square mile.
|2347||Lebanon, New Hampshire||15,005||19.3%|
|2348||Pacific Grove, California||14,988||-3.4%|
|2349||Highland Park, New Jersey||14,968||6.7%|
|2350||Henderson, North Carolina||14,954||-8.5%|
|2352||Metuchen, New Jersey||14,949||15.9%|
|2354||West Park, Florida||14,939||5.0%|
|2355||Fairview, New Jersey||14,924||12.4%|
The total voting age population of Waunakee, Wisconsin, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 9,547. The voting age population is 47.6% male and 52.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.3% of the residents of Waunakee are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Waunakee are 95.2% White, 1.7% Two or more races, 1.5% Asian, 0.9% Black and 0.7% Other. Additionally, 2.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Waunakee, 4.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 7.0%. On a per-household basis, 4.2% of families are below the poverty line in Waunakee.
Among those aged 16 and older, 71.6% of Waunakee residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 98.1% of Waunakee residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 53.3% have a bachelor's degree and 19.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Waunakee residents aged 5 and older, 3.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Waunakee is 2.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Waunakee, 20.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Waunakee is $112,845.
In Waunakee, 75.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 24.1% of housing units in Waunakee.
Of all the housing units in Waunakee, 4.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Waunakee, 38.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Waunakee is $1,013.
In Waunakee, 91.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.