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Fort Atkinson is 18th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Fort Atkinson Rank Wisconsin US
Current population (2012) 12,466 67th 5,726,398 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.7 98th 54,157.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,182.1 40th 105 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Fort Atkinson Rank Wisconsin US
Residents younger than 5 6.4% 74th 6.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.9% 72nd 23.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 14.6% 64th 14.4% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Fort Atkinson Rank Wisconsin US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 88.7% 110th 89.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 25.6% 78th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Fort Atkinson Rank Wisconsin US
Race - White 92.5% 78th 88.2% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.6% 115th 6.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 89th 1.1% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.7% 120th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 29th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.4% 89th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 9.1% 18th 6.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 88.3% 101st 82.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Fort Atkinson Rank Wisconsin US
Female residents 51.5% 62nd 50.4% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.0% 60th 4.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Fort Atkinson Rank Wisconsin US
Housing units 5,429 68th 2,634,781 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 28.6% 90th 25.4% 25.9%
Households 5,067 69th 2,279,738 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 69.0% 49th 69.1% 66.1%
Home median value $155,800 87th $169,700 $186,200
People per household 2.4 63rd 2.4 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Fort Atkinson Rank Wisconsin US
Income per capita $24,851 90th $27,192 $27,915
Income per household $51,325 85th $52,374 $52,762
Income below poverty line 9.3% 67th 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Fort Atkinson Rank Wisconsin US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,012 70th 433,797 27,092,908
Retail sales $169,358 79th $72,283,321 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $14,206 76th $12,904 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $20,336 69th $9,247,311 $613,795,732

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