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Sheboygan County, Wisconsin (WI)

County population in 2014: 115,290 (72% urban, 28% rural); it was 112,646 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 22,836
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 10,444
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 31,087
Renter-occupied apartments: 13,110 (it was 12,458 in 2000)
% of renters here:

29%
State:

32%

Land area: 514 sq. mi.

Water area: 757.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 224 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sheboygan County: 91.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (20.5%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (15.2%), Educational, health and social services (10.8%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (10.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 52%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 43%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (87.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (5.5%)
  • Asian alone (4.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
Median resident age:  40.0 years
Wisconsin median age:  38.0 years
Males: 57,901  (50.2%)
Females: 57,389  (49.8%)
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Sheboygan County,WI real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Sheboygan County:

2.0 people
Wisconsin:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,678 ($46,237 in 1999)

This county:

$50678
Wisconsin:

$51467

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $540 (lower quartile is $441, upper quartile is $677)
This county:

$540
State:

$644


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $146,500 (it was $105,800 in 2000)
Sheboygan:

$146,500
Wisconsin:

$163,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $103,500 - $208,900

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $187,231
Here:

$187,231
State:

$201,380

Townhouses or other attached units: $151,003
Here:

$151,003
State:

$167,784

In 2-unit structures: $111,089
Here:

$111,089
State:

$167,332

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $100,382
Here:

$100,382
State:

$161,462

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $127,046
Here:

$127,046
State:

$151,419

Mobile homes: $33,816
Here:

$33,816
State:

$46,729
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,182
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $492

Institutionalized population: 2,272

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 48
  • Burglaries: 81
  • Thefts: 436
  • Auto thefts: 12

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 30
  • Burglaries: 75
  • Thefts: 398
  • Auto thefts: 24
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 196 buildings, average cost: $221,900
  • 2008: 115 buildings, average cost: $246,600
  • 2009: 77 buildings, average cost: $239,800
  • 2010: 65 buildings, average cost: $254,600
  • 2011: 51 buildings, average cost: $258,800
  • 2012: 61 buildings, average cost: $249,900
  • 2013: 93 buildings, average cost: $260,600
  • 2014: 87 buildings, average cost: $243,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,820 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,983 (1.9%)

Sheboygan County household income distribution in 2009 Sheboygan County home values distribution Sheboygan County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.5%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.4% for Black residents, 32.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 4.1% for American Indian residents, 49.5% for other race residents, 17.3% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.5%
Sheboygan County:

11.5%
Wisconsin:

13.5%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.4% for Black residents, 32.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 4.5% for American Indian residents, 50.4% for other race residents, 17.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 41 years old
(Males: 40 years old, Females: 42 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44 years old, Black residents: 40 years old, American Indian residents: 21 years old, Asian residents: 21 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28 years old, Other race residents: 16 years old)

Area name: Sheboygan, WI MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Sheboygan County is $470 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $555 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $686 a month.

Cities in this county include: Sheboygan, Plymouth, Sheboygan Falls, Lima, Howards Grove, Greenbush, Oostburg, Rhine, Herman, Kohler.

Sheboygan County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

2012 air pollution in Sheboygan County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.039 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Above U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Cumberland County, Maine , Washington County, Vermont , Monroe County , Washington County, New York , Wabasha County, Minnesota .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.0%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 4,720
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 84.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 4,817 (32% naturalized citizens)

Sheboygan County:

4.3%
Whole state:

3.6%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 1,102
  • 1990 to 1994: 1,080
  • 1985 to 1989: 756
  • 1980 to 1984: 592
  • 1975 to 1979: 286
  • 1970 to 1974: 172
  • 1970 to 1974: 90
  • 1965 to 1969: 739

Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 87.9%

Sheboygan County marital status for males Sheboygan County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 30,548
  • One, attached: 1,303
  • Two: 6,456
  • 3 or 4: 1,756
  • 5 to 9: 1,474
  • 10 to 19: 1,150
  • 20 or more: 1,906
  • Mobile homes: 1,328
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 26

Housing units in Sheboygan County with a mortgage: 17,327 (2,224 second mortgage, 3,196 home equity loan, 121 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 7,999

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

68.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Sheboygan County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant25,18372
Catholic24,03611
Mainline Protestant18,33943
Other6867
Orthodox1451
None47,118-
Sheboygan 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: 19
Sheboygan County:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Sheboygan County:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 97
This county:

8.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Sheboygan County:

7.1%
Wisconsin:

7.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Sheboygan County:

26.5%
State:

27.5%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.3%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Sheboygan County:

Average size of farms: 175 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $93,154
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $142.07
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 2.29%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 79.36%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $73,054
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 77.37%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.02%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $77,259
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.17%
Average age of principal farm operators: 51 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 31.39
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 40.81%
Corn for grain: 36515 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 10756 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 26698 harvested acres
Vegetables: 5,942 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 123 acres

Earthquake activity:

Sheboygan County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 365.1 miles away from Sheboygan County center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 165.8 miles away from the county center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 339.5 miles away from the county center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 284.0 miles away from the county center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 370.8 miles away from Sheboygan County center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 409.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • WisconsinSevere Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 5, 2008 to July 25, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1768): June 14, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1768, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • WisconsinHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3249): September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3249, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • WisconsinSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 7, 2004 to July 3, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1526): June 18, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1526, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • WisconsinSevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 11, 2000 to December 31, 2000, Emergency Declared (EM-3163): January 24, 2001, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3163, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • WisconsinWisconsin Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: August 5, 1998 to August 15, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1238): August 12, 1998, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1238, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • WisconsinSEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: September 10, 1986 to October 3, 1986, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-775): October 7, 1986, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-775, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • WisconsinSevere Storms, Icing, Wind, Flooding, Incident Period: March 23, 1976, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-496): March 23, 1976, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-496, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Wind
  • WisconsinTORNADOES, Incident Period: April 26, 1974, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-431): April 26, 1974, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-431, Natural disaster type: Tornado
  • WisconsinSEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: April 27, 1973, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-376): April 27, 1973, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-376, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Sheboygan County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Laos (30%)
  • Mexico (22%)
  • Thailand (10%)
  • Germany (10%)
  • Netherlands (2%)
  • Canada (2%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Sheboygan County (%):

  • German (55%)
  • Dutch (8%)
  • United States or American (5%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • Polish (3%)
  • English (3%)
  • Norwegian (2%)

Sheboygan County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 47,407 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 5,961 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 453 (1%)
  • Subway or elevated: 10 (0%)
  • Taxi: 11 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 50 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 401 (1%)
  • Walked: 2,204 (4%)
  • Other means: 301 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,748 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 1,261 people in nursing homes
  • 1,240 people in state prisons
  • 412 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 230 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 196 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 76 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 69 people in other group homes
  • 28 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 20 people in religious group quarters
  • 12 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 10 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 5 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 5 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 2 people in military barracks, etc.

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

  • 1,167 people in state prisons
  • 781 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 516 people in college/university student housing
  • 281 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 171 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 28 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 21 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 14 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 12 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 10 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 7 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 5 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $56,095.

3.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,928 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.41%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.22% relocated from other counties in Wisconsin ($23,787 average AGI)
1.18% relocated from other states ($15,141 average AGI)
Sheboygan County:

1.18%
Wisconsin average:

1.76%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Manitowoc County, WI  0.36% ($37,737 average AGI)
from Milwaukee County, WI  0.35% ($34,255)
from Ozaukee County, WI  0.32% ($42,948)
from Fond du Lac County, WI  0.15% ($29,792)
from Brown County, WI  0.13% ($27,452)
from Dane County, WI  0.12% ($33,196)
from Washington County, WI  0.12% ($43,482)


4.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,699 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.12%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%


0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($204 average AGI)
Sheboygan County:

0.04%
Wisconsin average:

0.03%

2.65% relocated to other counties in Wisconsin ($24,389 average AGI)
1.44% relocated to other states ($15,106 average AGI)
Sheboygan County:

1.44%
Wisconsin average:

2.00%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Milwaukee County, WI  0.47% ($36,178 average AGI)
to Manitowoc County, WI  0.33% ($39,698)
to Ozaukee County, WI  0.25% ($49,231)
to Dane County, WI  0.18% ($34,784)
to Fond du Lac County, WI  0.18% ($33,141)
to Brown County, WI  0.18% ($32,369)
to Washington County, WI  0.14% ($36,687)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.4
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.4

Births per 1000 population in Sheboygan County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Sheboygan County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Sheboygan County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 4.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Sheboygan County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Sheboygan County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 18,095 (15,929 aged, 2,166 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,131 (4%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (1580)
  • Unspecified dementia (1010)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (893)
  • Congestive heart failure (878)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (776)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (697)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (586)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (433)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (403)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (321)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 4%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.76
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9791.330
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 272.910
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 26601.91

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1225.020
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 903.940
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 6.98

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 43.57
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 61.95

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 13.09
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 147.7. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 65.6
  • Poisoning - 36.6
  • Suffocation - 36.6
  • Other - 8.8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 112,484
  • In family households: 93,929 (24,078 male householders, 6,814 female householders)
    25,051 spouses, 32,690 children (30,611 natural, 614 adopted, 1,465 stepchildren), 1,098 grandchildren, 625 brothers or sisters, 580 parents, 566 other relatives, 2,098 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 18,555 (7,481 male householders (5,979 living alone)), 8,017 female householders (6,987 living alone)), 3,057 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,023 (2,272 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 14,965 2-persons, 6,332 3-persons, 5,632 4-persons, 2,445 5-persons, 927 6-persons, 591 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 12,966 1-person, 2,180 2-persons, 227 3-persons, 94 4-persons, 22 5-persons, 5 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

22,539 married couples with children.
4,794 single-parent households (1,277 men, 3,517 women).

91.3% of residents of Sheboygan County speak English at home.
3.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (58% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
2.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (75% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
3.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (37% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 25% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (77% speak English very well, 23% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $474,754,000 ($4166 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $12,217,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $248,804,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $93,159,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,398,000
Federal grants: $75,352,000
Federal procurement contracts: $35,894,000 ($4,974,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $17,146,000 ($1,906,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $667,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $46,268,000
Federal Government insurance: $31,958,000

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

Births: 6,710
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

65 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 5,382
Here:

47 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +954
Here:

+8 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -206
Here -2 per 1000 residents
State +3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Sheboygan County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 19.76 millions of gallons per day (22% from ground, 78% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 263
  • 2000 to 2004: 5,341
  • 1990 to 1999: 5,365
  • 1980 to 1989: 3,994
  • 1970 to 1979: 7,367
  • 1960 to 1969: 4,773
  • 1950 to 1959: 5,161
  • 1940 to 1949: 3,735
  • 1939 or earlier: 14,488
Rooms in houses/apartments in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 38
  • 2 rooms: 89
  • 3 rooms: 270
  • 4 rooms: 2,393
  • 5 rooms: 7,117
  • 6 rooms: 8,512
  • 7 rooms: 5,788
  • 8 rooms: 3,397
  • 9+ rooms: 3,483
  • 1 room: 284
  • 2 rooms: 830
  • 3 rooms: 2,095
  • 4 rooms: 4,283
  • 5 rooms: 2,798
  • 6 rooms: 1,297
  • 7 rooms: 413
  • 8 rooms: 231
  • 9+ rooms: 227
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 61
  • 1 bedroom: 420
  • 2 bedrooms: 5,340
  • 3 bedrooms: 18,542
  • 4 bedrooms: 5,546
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,178
  • no bedroom: 388
  • 1 bedroom: 3,042
  • 2 bedrooms: 6,234
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,298
  • 4 bedrooms: 369
  • 5+ bedrooms: 127
Cars and other vehicles available in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 975
  • 1 vehicle: 8,247
  • 2 vehicles: 15,138
  • 3 vehicles: 4,902
  • 4 vehicles: 1,340
  • 5+ vehicles: 485
  • no vehicle: 2,062
  • 1 vehicle: 6,412
  • 2 vehicles: 3,260
  • 3 vehicles: 549
  • 4 vehicles: 125
  • 5+ vehicles: 50

60% of Sheboygan County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 67% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 60% lived in Wisconsin.

Sheboygan County:

59.9%
State average:

57.2%

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

  • This state: 90297
  • Northeast: 1922
  • Midwest: 9899
  • South: 3196
  • West: 2141

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $91,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Sheboygan County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (78.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6.6%)
  • Electricity (3.9%)
  • Wood (1.4%)
  • Utility gas (65.6%)
  • Electricity (25.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.9%)
  • Other fuel (1.6%)
  • No fuel used (0.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2,721
Here:

20.2%
Wisconsin:

16.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 757
Here:

10.7%
Wisconsin:

9.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,359
Here:

33.8%
Wisconsin:

18.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Sheboygan County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $4,189,000
    Air Transportation: $1,015,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $600,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $375,000
    Health - Other: $152,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $124,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare Institutions: $32,876,000
    Health - Other: $28,642,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $13,975,000
    Regular Highways: $10,539,000
    Police Protection: $9,019,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,447,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,771,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,883,000
    General - Other: $1,777,000
    Financial Administration: $1,715,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,676,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,471,000
    Libraries: $991,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $674,000
    Air Transportation: $454,000
    Parks and Recreation: $426,000
    Solid Waste Management: $114,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,794,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $288,000
    Police Protection: $172,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $46,808,000

Sheboygan County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $30,285,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $194,000
    Air Transportation: $97,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $3,322,000
    Public Welfare: $262,000
    Highways: $247,000
    All Other: $36,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,634,000
    All Other: $1,530,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,722,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,032,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $424,000
    Sale of Property: $288,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $279,000
    Rents: $193,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $17,774,000
    Public Welfare: $8,425,000
    General Local Government Support: $7,573,000
    Highways: $4,647,000
    All Other: $1,294,000
    Education: $22,000
  • Tax - Property: $40,261,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $308,000
    Other License: $192,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $189,000
    NEC: $124,000

Sheboygan County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,025,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $40,020,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,005,000

Sheboygan County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $40,726,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $317,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,362
  • Number of aged recipients: 135
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,227
  • Number of recipients under 18: 222
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 865
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 275
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 456
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 609
Sheboygan County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Sheboygan County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 24 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 ORIGINATED267$121,360603$126,4234,282$138,897393$47,4619$521,111278$151,43231$51,226
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED13$136,30821$164,714257$137,96942$21,0000$013$163,7697$62,857
APPLICATIONS DENIED41$125,56174$105,932917$147,043120$34,3580$052$157,94230$36,967
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN22$117,36438$136,711528$144,46461$37,6890$035$215,2577$106,857
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS8$124,2508$153,25089$156,41611$24,0000$04$157,0001$25,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 23 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED149$131,094196$160,7913$245,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$180,10025$160,1602$223,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$126,50018$164,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$149,8006$175,5000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$107,0002$187,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Sheboygan County, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John85576.7 years
William69077.3 years
Mary50180.9 years
Robert49271.8 years
Henry41278.8 years
Anna40885.3 years
Arthur40478.3 years
Joseph38977.9 years
George37878.5 years
Walter37577.2 years
Most common last names in Sheboygan County, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Meyer19377.3 years
Mueller18576.2 years
Schmidt18078.2 years
Miller15176.6 years
Schultz12877.3 years
Schneider12877.6 years
Johnson10476.8 years
Wagner9477.7 years
Fischer8674.3 years
Weber8677.2 years
Businesses in Sheboygan County, WI
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1La Quinta1
AT&T1La-Z-Boy5
Ace Hardware2Lane Furniture4
Advance Auto Parts3Little Caesars Pizza1
AmericInn2MasterBrand Cabinets6
Applebee's1Maurices1
Arby's1McDonald's6
AutoZone1Menards1
Bath & Body Works2New Balance2
Baymont Inn1Nike5
Bed Bath & Beyond1Nissan1
Blockbuster1OfficeMax1
Burger King1Papa John's Pizza1
Carson Pirie Scott2Payless1
Chevrolet2Penske1
Cold Stone Creamery1PetSmart1
Comfort Inn1Pier 1 Imports1
Curves3Pizza Hut3
Dairy Queen3RadioShack3
Days Inn1Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Deb1SAS Shoes1
Domino's Pizza2Sears3
DressBarn1Sleep Inn1
Dressbarn1Sprint Nextel2
FedEx11Starbucks3
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Subaru1
Ford4Subway8
GNC3Super 81
GameStop2T.J.Maxx1
Goodwill2Taco Bell2
H&R Block4Target1
Hardee's1Toyota1
Hobby Lobby1True Value1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul4
Home Depot1U.S. Cellular5
Honda1UPS15
Jimmy John's3Volkswagen1
Jones New York3Walgreens4
KFC3Walmart3
Kmart2Wendy's1
Kohl's1YMCA2

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