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Pierce County, Wisconsin (WI)

County population in 2019: 42,206 (46% urban, 54% rural); it was 36,804 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 8,209
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,906
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,511
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,887 (it was 3,504 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

32%

Land area: 576 sq. mi.

Water area: 15.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 73 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Pierce County: 95.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (22.9%), Manufacturing (17.2%), Retail trade (11.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 78%
  • Government: 15%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 6%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Pierce County, WI (2019)
    • 39,49393.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 9442.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 7171.7%Two or more races
    • 5491.3%Asian alone
    • 2130.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 900.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 310.07%Some other race alone
    • 120.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

37.2 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.9 years
Males: 20,882  (49.5%)
Females: 21,324  (50.5%)
Average household size:
Pierce County:

2.0 people
Wisconsin:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $75,158 ($49,551 in 1999)
This county:

$75,158
Wisconsin:

$64,168

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $754 (lower quartile is $582, upper quartile is $965)
This county:

$754
State:

$746


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $227,883 (it was $125,500 in 2000)
Pierce:

$227,883
Wisconsin:

$197,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $164,048 - $314,831
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,595
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $581

Institutionalized population: 240

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 26
  • Burglaries: 80
  • Thefts: 171
  • Auto thefts: 26
Pierce County, WI map from a distance

Health of residents in Pierce County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.6. This is better than average.
78.3% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
41.3% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
64.7% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
77.4% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is more than average.
Average weight of males is 197 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 160 pounds. This is about average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 222 buildings, average cost: $120,400
  • 1998: 243 buildings, average cost: $118,100
  • 1999: 305 buildings, average cost: $131,600
  • 2000: 279 buildings, average cost: $127,700
  • 2001: 313 buildings, average cost: $145,200
  • 2002: 349 buildings, average cost: $155,300
  • 2003: 361 buildings, average cost: $157,400
  • 2004: 431 buildings, average cost: $167,800
  • 2005: 389 buildings, average cost: $177,400
  • 2006: 263 buildings, average cost: $163,200
  • 2007: 189 buildings, average cost: $167,800
  • 2008: 85 buildings, average cost: $189,700
  • 2009: 75 buildings, average cost: $146,900
  • 2010: 80 buildings, average cost: $178,100
  • 2011: 37 buildings, average cost: $216,200
  • 2012: 55 buildings, average cost: $167,200
  • 2013: 104 buildings, average cost: $170,200
  • 2014: 105 buildings, average cost: $201,300
  • 2015: 123 buildings, average cost: $209,400
  • 2016: 136 buildings, average cost: $213,800
  • 2017: 132 buildings, average cost: $226,600
  • 2018: 137 buildings, average cost: $251,800
  • 2019: 163 buildings, average cost: $235,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Pierce, WI residents
Average permit cost in Pierce, WI
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,914 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,571 (1.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Pierce, WI in 2019
Distribution of house value in Pierce, WI in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Pierce, WI in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 8.5%
Pierce County:

8.5%
Wisconsin:

10.4%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.1% for Black residents, 18.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.7% for other race residents, 4.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 37.2 years old
(Males: 37.5 years old, Females: 36.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 38.4 years old, Black residents: 22.2 years old, American Indian residents: 22.3 years old, Asian residents: 22.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25.1 years old, Other race residents: 27.0 years old)

Area name: Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Pierce County is $705 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $855 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1119 a month.

Cities in this county include: River Falls, Prescott, Ellsworth, Clifton, Oak Grove, Trimbelle, Spring Valley, Martell, Elmwood, El Paso.

Pierce County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Neighboring counties: Alcona County, Michigan , Grant County, Oregon , Dunn County , Iosco County, Michigan , Manistee County, Michigan , Montmorency County, Michigan , Wexford County, Michigan .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.0%
Wisconsin:

4.5%

Unemployment by year in Pierce, WI
County total employment by year in Pierce, WI
County average yearly wages by year in Pierce, WI

Current college students: 4,736
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 95.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 30.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 903 (28.7% naturalized citizens)

Pierce County:

2.1%
Whole state:

5.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 4992010 or later
  • 1832000 to 2009
  • 1081990 to 1999
  • 841980 to 1989
  • 851970 to 1979
  • 65Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 40.6%

Pierce County marital status for males Pierce County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 11,878
  • One, attached: 931
  • Two: 448
  • 3 or 4: 387
  • 5 to 9: 498
  • 10 to 19: 611
  • 20 to 49: 949
  • 50 or more: 152
  • Mobile homes: 847

Housing units in Pierce County with a mortgage: 7,442 (288 second mortgage, 897 home equity loan, 29 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,966

Here:

70.0% with mortgage
State:

62.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Pierce County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,31629
Catholic6,7906
Evangelical Protestant3,27520
Other1372
None21,501-
Pierce County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Pierce County:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Pierce County:

3.77 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 29
This county:

7.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Pierce County:

6.4%
Wisconsin:

7.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Pierce County:

26.7%
State:

27.5%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.4%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Pierce County:

Average size of farms: 177 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $47,900
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $164.88
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 4.78%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 66.94%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $43,492
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 54.25%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $60,998
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.74%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 18.98
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 31.48%
Corn for grain: 59019 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 530 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 24868 harvested acres
Vegetables: 105 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 136 acres

Earthquake activity:

Pierce County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 62% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 185.9 miles away from Pierce County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 197.6 miles away from the county center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 344.6 miles away from the county center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 289.3 miles away from the county center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 226.2 miles away from Pierce County center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 125.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Wisconsin Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4520-WI: April 4, 2020, FEMA Id: 4520, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Wisconsin Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3249: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3249, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Wisconsin Flooding, Incident Period: April 10, 2001 to July 06, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1369: May 11, 2001, FEMA Id: 1369, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Wisconsin Severe Storms, Straight-Line Winds, Tornadoes, Heavy Rain And Flooding, Incident Period: June 18, 1998 to June 30, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1236: July 24, 1998, FEMA Id: 1236, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind, Heavy Rain
  • Wisconsin Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 07, 1993 to August 25, 1993, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-994: July 02, 1993, FEMA Id: 994, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Wisconsin Flooding, Severe Storm, Incident Period: September 14, 1992 to September 24, 1992, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-964: September 30, 1992, FEMA Id: 964, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Wisconsin SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: July 24, 1980, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-626: July 24, 1980, FEMA Id: 626, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Wisconsin Severe Storms, Hail, Flooding, Tornadoes, Incident Period: July 07, 1978, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-559: July 07, 1978, FEMA Id: 559, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Wisconsin Drought, Incident Period: June 17, 1976, Emergency Declared EM-3014: June 17, 1976, FEMA Id: 3014, Natural disaster type: Drought
  • Wisconsin Heavy Rains, Tornadoes, Flash Floods, Incident Period: September 15, 1975, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-482: September 15, 1975, FEMA Id: 482, Natural disaster type: Tornado, Flash Flood, Heavy Rain
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Pierce County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Pierce

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 9,025 (73.1%)
  • Carpooled: 848 (6.9%)
  • Bus: 6 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 193 (1.6%)
  • Bicycle: 36 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 1,095 (8.9%)
  • Worked at home: 1,136 (9.2%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (29%)
  • Mexico (13%)
  • Saudi Arabia (6%)
  • Korea (4%)
  • Brazil (4%)
  • England (4%)
  • Germany (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Pierce County


  • German (31%)
  • Norwegian (12%)
  • American (7%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • Swedish (4%)
  • European (4%)
  • Polish (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Pierce County, Wisconsin in 2000:

  • 1,942 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 269 people in nursing homes
  • 44 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 33 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 25 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 22 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 7 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 6 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Pierce County, Wisconsin in 2010:

  • 2,396 people in college/university student housing
  • 203 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 91 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 36 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 25 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 12 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $74,967.

7.71% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($52,371 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.71%
Wisconsin average:

5.63%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.62% relocated from other counties in Wisconsin ($21,039 average AGI)
4.09% relocated from other states ($31,331 average AGI)
Pierce County:

4.09%
Wisconsin average:

1.91%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from St. Croix County, WI  2.07% ($46,730 average AGI)
from Dakota County, MN  0.62% ($72,714)
from Washington County, MN  0.60% ($67,777)
from Goodhue County, MN  0.54% ($45,612)
from Dunn County, WI  0.36% ($35,544)
from Ramsey County, MN  0.35% ($50,255)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.28% ($58,136)


7.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,502 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.54%
Wisconsin average:

5.85%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.73% relocated to other counties in Wisconsin ($25,058 average AGI)
3.81% relocated to other states ($23,444 average AGI)
Pierce County:

3.81%
Wisconsin average:

2.13%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to St. Croix County, WI  2.27% ($52,925 average AGI)
to Dakota County, MN  0.50% ($45,076)
to Washington County, MN  0.47% ($54,730)
to Goodhue County, MN  0.43% ($40,209)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.36% ($44,228)
to Ramsey County, MN  0.36% ($53,357)
to Dunn County, WI  0.30% ($43,375)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.5

Births per 1000 population in Pierce County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 6.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Pierce County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Pierce County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 3.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Pierce County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Pierce County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Pierce County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Pierce County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Pierce County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Pierce County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,689 (4,061 aged, 628 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 278 (3%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Pierce County, Wisconsin in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (317)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (298)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (260)
  • Unspecified dementia (187)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (117)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (106)
  • Congestive heart failure (105)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (71)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (10)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 5%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.61
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,591
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 70
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 12,621

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,107
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 542
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 13

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 39
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 46

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 18

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 90.1. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 42,206
  • Male householders: 8,564 (2,093 living alone), Female householders: 7,212 (1,977 living alone)
  • 8,489 spouses (8,449 opposite-sex spouses), 1,341 unmarried partners, (1,280 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 10,484 children (9,807 natural, 140 adopted, 540 stepchildren), 485 grandchildren, 186 brothers or sisters, 201 parents, 15 foster children, 296 other relatives, 2,153 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 2,690

Size of family households: 5,065 2-persons, 1,990 3-persons, 1,629 4-persons, 833 5-persons, 383 6-persons, 174 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,069 1-person, 1,179 2-persons, 169 3-persons, 29 4-persons, 120 5-persons, 28 6-persons, 10 7-or-more-persons.

6,523 married couples with children.
1,440 single-parent households (613 men, 827 women).

95.8% of residents of Pierce speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 10% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
1.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (32% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 49% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (94% speak English very well, 6% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $148,673,000 ($3,878 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $8,211,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $69,601,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $28,942,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,312,000
Federal grants: $27,578,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,623,000 ($739,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $11,617,000 ($5,632,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,650,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $15,698,000
Federal Government insurance: $29,760,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,288
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

65 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,187
Here:

30 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +69
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,184
Here:

+30 per 1000 residents
State:

+3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Pierce County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.97 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.2

Year house built in Pierce County, Wisconsin
  • Year house built in Pierce County, Wisconsin
  • 7182014 or later
  • 2912010 to 2013
  • 2,8762000 to 2009
  • 2,5141990 to 1999
  • 1,9401980 to 1989
  • 2,5741970 to 1979
  • 1,0961960 to 1969
  • 9881950 to 1959
  • 5941940 to 1949
  • 3,2401939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Pierce County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Pierce County, Wisconsin
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Pierce County, Wisconsin
  • 31 room
  • 122 rooms
  • 2713 rooms
  • 8234 rooms
  • 1,8755 rooms
  • 2,1966 rooms
  • 1,9877 rooms
  • 1,7048 rooms
  • 2,5549+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pierce County, Wisconsin
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pierce County, Wisconsin
  • 1291 room
  • 2952 rooms
  • 1,0473 rooms
  • 1,2514 rooms
  • 6715 rooms
  • 3126 rooms
  • 1907 rooms
  • 3208 rooms
  • 1739+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Pierce County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Pierce County, Wisconsin
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Pierce County, Wisconsin
  • 3no bedroom
  • 1651 bedroom
  • 2,0582 bedrooms
  • 5,4843 bedrooms
  • 3,0404 bedrooms
  • 6875+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pierce County, Wisconsin
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pierce County, Wisconsin
  • 150no bedroom
  • 1,0691 bedroom
  • 1,8422 bedrooms
  • 8773 bedrooms
  • 1834 bedrooms
  • 2185+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Pierce County, Wisconsin in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Pierce County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Pierce County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 167no vehicle
  • 1,8451 vehicle
  • 4,7692 vehicles
  • 2,9493 vehicles
  • 1,1704 vehicles
  • 5435+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Pierce County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Pierce County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 543no vehicle
  • 1,6871 vehicle
  • 1,5372 vehicles
  • 2633 vehicles
  • 974 vehicles
  • 2295+ vehicles

80.0% of Pierce County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 28% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 45% lived in Wisconsin.

Pierce County:

80.0%
State average:

86.0%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 17,614
  • Other state: 23,604
  • Northeast: 612
  • Midwest: 20,854
  • South: 950
  • West: 1,338
Year householders moved into unit in Pierce County, WI
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Pierce County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 47.0%Utility gas
  • 34.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.3%Wood
  • 7.1%Electricity
  • 2.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 45.9%Electricity
  • 35.4%Utility gas
  • 11.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.4%No fuel used
  • 2.0%Wood
  • 1.9%Other fuel
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 306
Here:

7.4%
Wisconsin:

14.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 90
Here:

4.5%
Wisconsin:

9.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 377
Here:

7.3%
Wisconsin:

17.6%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Pierce County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,253,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,722,000
    Solid Waste Management: $781,000
    Parks and Recreation: $402,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $19,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,276,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,889,000
    General Public Buildings: $323,000
    Parks and Recreation: $88,000
    Solid Waste Management: $50,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $33,000
    Health - Other: $28,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $9,771,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $5,779,000
    Police Protection: $4,313,000
    Health - Other: $3,580,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,663,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,325,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,284,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,219,000
    General - Other: $1,128,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,059,000
    Parks and Recreation: $698,000
    Financial Administration: $691,000
    Libraries: $386,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $249,000
    General Public Buildings: $207,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $24,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $341,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,802,000
    Other: $120,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,675,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,500,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,450,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,275,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,051,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $180,000
    Rents: $98,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $83,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $3,065,000
    Central Staff Services: $219,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,730,000
    Highways: $3,357,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,141,000
    Other: $970,000
    Health and Hospitals: $904,000
    Education: $647,000
  • Tax - Property: $16,981,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,098,000
    Other License: $122,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $114,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $86,000

Pierce County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,253,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,722,000
    Solid Waste Management: $781,000
    Parks and Recreation: $402,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $19,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,276,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,889,000
    General Public Buildings: $323,000
    Parks and Recreation: $88,000
    Solid Waste Management: $50,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $33,000
    Health - Other: $28,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $9,771,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $5,779,000
    Police Protection: $4,313,000
    Health - Other: $3,580,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,663,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,325,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,284,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,219,000
    General - Other: $1,128,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,059,000
    Parks and Recreation: $698,000
    Financial Administration: $691,000
    Libraries: $386,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $249,000
    General Public Buildings: $207,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $24,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $341,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,802,000
    Other: $120,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,675,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,500,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,450,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,275,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,051,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $180,000
    Rents: $98,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $83,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $3,065,000
    Central Staff Services: $219,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,730,000
    Highways: $3,357,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,141,000
    Other: $970,000
    Health and Hospitals: $904,000
    Education: $647,000
  • Tax - Property: $16,981,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,098,000
    Other License: $122,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $114,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $86,000

Pierce County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,253,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,722,000
    Solid Waste Management: $781,000
    Parks and Recreation: $402,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $19,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,276,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,889,000
    General Public Buildings: $323,000
    Parks and Recreation: $88,000
    Solid Waste Management: $50,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $33,000
    Health - Other: $28,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $9,771,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $5,779,000
    Police Protection: $4,313,000
    Health - Other: $3,580,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,663,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,325,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,284,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,219,000
    General - Other: $1,128,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,059,000
    Parks and Recreation: $698,000
    Financial Administration: $691,000
    Libraries: $386,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $249,000
    General Public Buildings: $207,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $24,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $341,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,802,000
    Other: $120,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,675,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,500,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,450,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,275,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,051,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $180,000
    Rents: $98,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $83,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $3,065,000
    Central Staff Services: $219,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,730,000
    Highways: $3,357,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,141,000
    Other: $970,000
    Health and Hospitals: $904,000
    Education: $647,000
  • Tax - Property: $16,981,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,098,000
    Other License: $122,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $114,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $86,000

Pierce County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,253,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,722,000
    Solid Waste Management: $781,000
    Parks and Recreation: $402,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $19,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,276,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,889,000
    General Public Buildings: $323,000
    Parks and Recreation: $88,000
    Solid Waste Management: $50,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $33,000
    Health - Other: $28,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $9,771,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $5,779,000
    Police Protection: $4,313,000
    Health - Other: $3,580,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,663,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,325,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,284,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,219,000
    General - Other: $1,128,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,059,000
    Parks and Recreation: $698,000
    Financial Administration: $691,000
    Libraries: $386,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $249,000
    General Public Buildings: $207,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $24,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $341,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,802,000
    Other: $120,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,675,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,500,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,450,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,275,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,051,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $180,000
    Rents: $98,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $83,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $3,065,000
    Central Staff Services: $219,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,730,000
    Highways: $3,357,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,141,000
    Other: $970,000
    Health and Hospitals: $904,000
    Education: $647,000
  • Tax - Property: $16,981,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,098,000
    Other License: $122,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $114,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $86,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 267
  • Number of aged recipients: 19
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 248
  • Number of recipients under 18: 44
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 177
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 46
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 120
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 99
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED129$153,791222$135,9551,463$166,01473$54,5753$712,00073$128,67136$69,056
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$197,7509$244,88973$188,1377$54,2860$01$109,0002$78,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED19$145,31651$116,941365$198,04427$34,7780$015$151,33316$79,125
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN11$163,09156$141,482308$190,9613$61,3330$014$137,6434$137,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$132,3337$116,71444$182,4323$41,6670$02$78,0000$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED21$164,09528$192,2141$223,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$184,71410$196,3000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$143,7006$240,6670$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$48,0003$204,6670$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$179,0001$99,0000$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pierce, WI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pierce, WI - Value
Most common first names in Pierce County, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John31676.8 years
Mary22181.1 years
William21177.1 years
Robert20572.3 years
George18177.6 years
Helen14181.7 years
Anna14185.9 years
Edward13778.5 years
Margaret13580.6 years
Frank13279.1 years
Most common last names in Pierce County, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson26778.7 years
Anderson15076.1 years
Nelson14180.1 years
Peterson11178.0 years
Olson10178.8 years
Larson8479.0 years
Smith7274.9 years
Hanson6380.1 years
Huppert5677.5 years
Miller4883.0 years
Businesses in Pierce County, WI
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet2MasterBrand Cabinets4
Dairy Queen2Subway2
Decora Cabinetry2True Value1
Ford1U-Haul2
Jimmy John's9UPS1