Statewide Claims to Fame

Waunakee is 2nd in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Residents younger than 18

Waunakee is 5th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Home median value

Waunakee is 10th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in People per household

Waunakee is 12th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Waunakee is 13th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Income per household

Waunakee is 14th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Income per capita

Waunakee is 18th in Wisconsin out of 143 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Waunakee Rank Wisconsin US
Current population (2012) 12,657 66th 5,726,398 313,914,040
Size in square miles 6.4 89th 54,157.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,895.8 59th 105 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Waunakee Rank Wisconsin US
Residents younger than 5 6.7% 59th 6.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 31.6% 2nd 23.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 9.9% 129th 14.4% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Waunakee Rank Wisconsin US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 96.1% 18th 89.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 46.9% 12th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Waunakee Rank Wisconsin US
Race - White 95.8% 26th 88.2% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.0% 76th 6.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 134th 1.1% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.2% 83rd 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 111th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.3% 102nd 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.2% 109th 6.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 94.3% 21st 82.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Waunakee Rank Wisconsin US
Female residents 51.2% 74th 50.4% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.2% 88th 4.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Waunakee Rank Wisconsin US
Housing units 4,483 81st 2,634,781 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 21.0% 121st 25.4% 25.9%
Households 4,375 79th 2,279,738 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 77.0% 26th 69.1% 66.1%
Home median value $309,700 5th $169,700 $186,200
People per household 2.7 10th 2.4 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Waunakee Rank Wisconsin US
Income per capita $37,073 14th $27,192 $27,915
Income per household $82,099 13th $52,374 $52,762
Income below poverty line 3.0% 131st 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Waunakee Rank Wisconsin US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,163 62nd 433,797 27,092,908
Retail sales $83,585 109th $72,283,321 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $7,572 116th $12,904 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $11,004 102nd $9,247,311 $613,795,732

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