Statewide Claims to Fame

Sussex is 10th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Residents younger than 18

Sussex is 11th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Home median value

Sussex is 12th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in People per household

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Sussex Rank Wisconsin US
Current population (2012) 10,633 82nd 5,726,398 313,914,040
Size in square miles 7.6 73rd 54,157.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,388.9 88th 105 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Sussex Rank Wisconsin US
Residents younger than 5 7.0% 44th 6.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 28.3% 10th 23.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 9.6% 132nd 14.4% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Sussex Rank Wisconsin US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 93.9% 42nd 89.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 35.6% 37th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Sussex Rank Wisconsin US
Race - White 95.2% 33rd 88.2% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.8% 97th 6.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 104th 1.1% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.1% 51st 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 105th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.1% 121st 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.4% 95th 6.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 93.5% 41st 82.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Sussex Rank Wisconsin US
Female residents 50.6% 108th 50.4% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.8% 66th 4.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Sussex Rank Wisconsin US
Housing units 4,186 91st 2,634,781 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 33.6% 54th 25.4% 25.9%
Households 3,919 91st 2,279,738 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 66.8% 58th 69.1% 66.1%
Home median value $273,300 11th $169,700 $186,200
People per household 2.6 12th 2.4 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Sussex Rank Wisconsin US
Income per capita $31,569 40th $27,192 $27,915
Income per household $71,906 26th $52,374 $52,762
Income below poverty line 4.6% 114th 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Sussex Rank Wisconsin US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 864 89th 433,797 27,092,908
Retail sales $119,113 93rd $72,283,321 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $11,781 89th $12,904 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $8,938 108th $9,247,311 $613,795,732

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