Statewide Claims to Fame

Sun Prairie is 4th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Sun Prairie is 11th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Race - Two or More

Sun Prairie is 12th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Sun Prairie is 14th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Residents younger than 18

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Sun Prairie Rank Wisconsin US
Current population (2012) 30,403 26th 5,726,398 313,914,040
Size in square miles 12.2 47th 54,157.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,401.4 26th 105 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Sun Prairie Rank Wisconsin US
Residents younger than 5 8.5% 4th 6.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 27.9% 14th 23.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 8.9% 135th 14.4% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Sun Prairie Rank Wisconsin US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 94.4% 38th 89.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 40.0% 22nd 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Sun Prairie Rank Wisconsin US
Race - White 85.4% 127th 88.2% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 6.1% 12th 6.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 103rd 1.1% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.7% 29th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 103rd 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.0% 11th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 4.3% 45th 6.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 83.0% 123rd 82.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Sun Prairie Rank Wisconsin US
Female residents 51.5% 57th 50.4% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.2% 56th 4.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Sun Prairie Rank Wisconsin US
Housing units 12,413 26th 2,634,781 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 32.9% 58th 25.4% 25.9%
Households 11,508 27th 2,279,738 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 62.6% 89th 69.1% 66.1%
Home median value $212,500 42nd $169,700 $186,200
People per household 2.5 51st 2.4 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Sun Prairie Rank Wisconsin US
Income per capita $32,091 39th $27,192 $27,915
Income per household $66,395 35th $52,374 $52,762
Income below poverty line 7.8% 85th 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Sun Prairie Rank Wisconsin US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,003 29th 433,797 27,092,908
Retail sales $293,264 50th $72,283,321 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $10,579 94th $12,904 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $27,843 51st $9,247,311 $613,795,732

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