Statewide Claims to Fame

Oshkosh is 9th in Wisconsin out of 140 other cities in Current population (2012)

Oshkosh is 9th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Housing units

Oshkosh is 10th in Wisconsin out of 131 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Oshkosh is 10th in Wisconsin out of 135 other cities in Retail sales

Oshkosh is 11th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Households

Oshkosh is 13th in Wisconsin out of 132 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Oshkosh is 18th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Income below poverty line

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Oshkosh Rank Wisconsin US
Current population (2012) 66,653 9th 5,726,398 313,914,040
Size in square miles 25.6 24th 54,157.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,582.3 22nd 105 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Oshkosh Rank Wisconsin US
Residents younger than 5 5.5% 109th 6.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 18.6% 131st 23.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 12.9% 84th 14.4% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Oshkosh Rank Wisconsin US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 87.4% 123rd 89.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 22.5% 90th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Oshkosh Rank Wisconsin US
Race - White 90.5% 104th 88.2% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 3.1% 22nd 6.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8% 27th 1.1% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.2% 37th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 74th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.7% 55th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.7% 83rd 6.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 88.9% 93rd 82.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Oshkosh Rank Wisconsin US
Female residents 48.8% 135th 50.4% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.6% 77th 4.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Oshkosh Rank Wisconsin US
Housing units 28,179 9th 2,634,781 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 37.5% 30th 25.4% 25.9%
Households 25,060 11th 2,279,738 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 58.1% 118th 69.1% 66.1%
Home median value $117,100 123rd $169,700 $186,200
People per household 2.3 95th 2.4 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Oshkosh Rank Wisconsin US
Income per capita $21,651 124th $27,192 $27,915
Income per household $43,203 111th $52,374 $52,762
Income below poverty line 16.4% 18th 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Oshkosh Rank Wisconsin US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 3,676 13th 433,797 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,021,034 10th $72,283,321 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $15,965 66th $12,904 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $125,175 10th $9,247,311 $613,795,732

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