Statewide Claims to Fame

Racine is 2nd in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Racine is 2nd in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Race - Two or More

Racine is 3rd in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Racine is 5th in Wisconsin out of 140 other cities in Current population (2012)

Racine is 5th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Households

Racine is 5th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Housing units

Racine is 5th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Racine is 6th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Racine is 10th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Income below poverty line

Racine is 11th in Wisconsin out of 132 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Racine Rank Wisconsin US
Current population (2012) 78,303 5th 5,726,398 313,914,040
Size in square miles 15.5 36th 54,157.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 5,094 5th 105 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Racine Rank Wisconsin US
Residents younger than 5 8.3% 6th 6.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 27.9% 13th 23.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.9% 116th 14.4% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Racine Rank Wisconsin US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 81.8% 140th 89.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 16.4% 128th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Racine Rank Wisconsin US
Race - White 61.8% 142nd 88.2% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 22.6% 3rd 6.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 53rd 1.1% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.8% 108th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 82nd 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.0% 2nd 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 20.7% 2nd 6.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 53.5% 142nd 82.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Racine Rank Wisconsin US
Female residents 51.2% 77th 50.4% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 7.6% 18th 4.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Racine Rank Wisconsin US
Housing units 33,887 5th 2,634,781 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 38.3% 28th 25.4% 25.9%
Households 31,387 5th 2,279,738 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 56.2% 126th 69.1% 66.1%
Home median value $128,900 110th $169,700 $186,200
People per household 2.5 48th 2.4 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Racine Rank Wisconsin US
Income per capita $20,246 135th $27,192 $27,915
Income per household $39,059 124th $52,374 $52,762
Income below poverty line 19.4% 10th 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Racine Rank Wisconsin US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 4,323 11th 433,797 27,092,908
Retail sales $710,525 21st $72,283,321 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $8,647 109th $12,904 $12,990

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