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Total population: 64,009 (Urban population: 58,840, Rural population: 526 (8 farm, 518 nonfarm))

Houses: 27,455 (25,804 occupied: 17,067 owner occupied, 8,725 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

34%
State:

33%

Housing density: 997 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $110,625.

Median contract rent in 2016: $498 (lower quartile is $413, upper quartile is $587)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $516


Median gross rent in Janesville, WI in 2016: $567

Housing units in Janesville with a mortgage: 11,422 (578 second mortgage, 1,547 home equity loan, 66 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,641

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $75,770

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $49,057

Median monthly housing costs: $834


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Janesville, Wisconsin Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $135,448 (it was $98,900 in 2000)
Janesville:

$135,448
Wisconsin:

$173,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $98,578 - $180,558

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $144,345
Here:

$144,345
State:

$219,030

Townhouses or other attached units: $284,131
Here:

$284,131
State:

$183,917

In 2-unit structures: $204,440
Here:

$204,440
State:

$162,149

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $168,526
Here:

$168,526
State:

$157,587

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $124,502
Here:

$124,502
State:

$204,898

Mobile homes: $34,663
Here:

$34,663
State:

$50,465
Median year house/condo built: 1973

Median year apartment built: 1975

Household type by relationship:

Households: 64,131
  • In family households: 50,961 (7,234 male householders, 8,440 female householders)
    11,364 spouses, 18,435 children (17,409 natural, 256 adopted, 743 stepchildren), 837 grandchildren, 497 brothers or sisters, 481 parents, 892 other relatives, 2,510 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 12,168 (4,156 male householders (3,515 living alone)), 6,085 female householders (5,299 living alone)), 1,927 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,003

Size of family households: 7,509 2-persons, 3,268 3-persons, 3,004 4-persons, 1,151 5-persons, 555 6-persons, 123 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 8,804 1-person, 1,154 2-persons, 185 3-persons, 61 4-persons, 21 5-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

8,740 married couples with children.
4,399 single-parent households (826 men, 3,573 women).

94.3% of residents of Janesville speak English at home.
3.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (71% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (62% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (81% speak English very well, 19% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 2,356 (3.7%)
(40.6% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.2
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.3
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Janesville, Wisconsin:

  • 8no bedroom
  • 1841 bedroom
  • 3,3542 bedrooms
  • 10,0973 bedrooms
  • 2,8104 bedrooms
  • 5565+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Janesville population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Janesville, Wisconsin:

  • 202no bedroom
  • 1,9571 bedroom
  • 4,6622 bedrooms
  • 1,5913 bedrooms
  • 2484 bedrooms
  • 1115+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Janesville population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Janesville in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 432no vehicle
  • 5,1011 vehicle
  • 7,4972 vehicles
  • 2,9283 vehicles
  • 8124 vehicles
  • 2785+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Janesville population

Cars and other vehicles available in Janesville in renter-occupied apartments

  • 1,182no vehicle
  • 4,5341 vehicle
  • 2,3832 vehicles
  • 5203 vehicles
  • 1094 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Janesville population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Janesville, Wisconsin:

  • 81 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1493 rooms
  • 1,9744 rooms
  • 3,3965 rooms
  • 4,2266 rooms
  • 2,5257 rooms
  • 2,0208 rooms
  • 2,7179+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Janesville population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Janesville, Wisconsin:

  • 2071 room
  • 3002 rooms
  • 1,4493 rooms
  • 3,1324 rooms
  • 2,0965 rooms
  • 7806 rooms
  • 2647 rooms
  • 2438 rooms
  • 3269+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Janesville population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Janesville, WI household income distribution

  • Janesville, WI household income distribution
  • 989Less than $10,000
  • 1,488$10,000 to $14,999
  • 2,183$15,000 to $19,999
  • 1,397$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1,665$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,600$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1,146$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,280$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,078$45,000 to $49,999
  • 2,289$50,000 to $59,999
  • 2,473$60,000 to $74,999
  • 3,626$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,925$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1,078$125,000 to $149,999
  • 839$150,000 to $199,999
  • 668$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Janesville, WI

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Janesville, WI
  • 116Less than $10,000
  • 173$10,000 to $14,999
  • 147$15,000 to $19,999
  • 2$20,000 to $24,999
  • 52$25,000 to $29,999
  • 20$30,000 to $34,999
  • 23$35,000 to $39,999
  • 158$40,000 to $49,999
  • 324$50,000 to $59,999
  • 676$60,000 to $69,999
  • 732$70,000 to $79,999
  • 942$80,000 to $89,999
  • 1,113$90,000 to $99,999
  • 2,908$100,000 to $124,999
  • 3,133$125,000 to $149,999
  • 2,108$150,000 to $174,999
  • 1,337$175,000 to $199,999
  • 1,539$200,000 to $249,999
  • 494$250,000 to $299,999
  • 650$300,000 to $399,999
  • 60$400,000 to $499,999
  • 45$500,000 to $749,999
  • 1$750,000 to $999,999
  • 16$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 23$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Janesville, WI

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Janesville, WI
  • 15Less than $100
  • 68$100 to $149
  • 67$150 to $199
  • 201$200 to $249
  • 54$250 to $299
  • 163$300 to $349
  • 143$350 to $399
  • 272$400 to $449
  • 609$450 to $499
  • 908$500 to $549
  • 843$550 to $599
  • 1,038$600 to $649
  • 1,154$650 to $699
  • 784$700 to $749
  • 714$750 to $799
  • 630$800 to $899
  • 283$900 to $999
  • 292$1,000 to $1,249
  • 106$1,250 to $1,499
  • 63$1,500 to $1,999
  • 9$2,500 to $2,999
  • 11$3,500 or more
  • 253No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 3692010 or later
  • 7852000 to 2009
  • 3931990 to 1999
  • 2261980 to 1989
  • 2491970 to 1979
  • 356Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Janesville population
Janesville commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 718
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 5,841
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 6,939
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 5,845
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 3,053
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 954
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,790
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 625
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 1,075
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 2,663
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 1,092
  • 90 or more minutes: 670
Janesville, WI Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 78.6%
Number of people working at home: 518 (1.6% of all workers)

Janesville mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 28,954 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 3,573 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 215 (1%)
  • Taxi: 210 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 24 (0%)
  • Walked: 351 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 518 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 7,727
 Irish: 2,267
 American: 2,202
 Norwegian: 2,167
 English: 868
 Polish: 483
 Italian: 471
 European: 428
 Czech: 280
 Dutch: 275
 Swedish: 229
 African: 173
 Swiss: 161
 Scottish: 142
 Russian: 140
 Welsh: 112
 French (except Basque): 111
 Danish: 98
 Scotch-Irish: 71
 Lithuanian: 63
 Finnish: 58
 French Canadian: 50
 Eastern European: 48
 Slovene: 42
 Slavic: 42
 Yugoslavian: 39
 Australian: 35
 Austrian: 28
 Czechoslovakian: 22
 Lebanese: 20
 Hungarian: 20
 Croatian: 15
 Israeli: 12
 Scandinavian: 11
 British: 11
 Nigerian: 10
 Romanian: 9
 Slovak: 9
 Northern European: 8
 Pennsylvania German: 6
 Jamaican: 6

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

  • 37%Mexico
  • 5%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 5%Germany
  • 5%India
  • 4%Russia
  • 4%Philippines
  • 3%Canada

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

  • This state: 47,292
  • Other state: 14,031
  • Northeast: 737
  • Midwest: 9,386
  • South: 2,145
  • West: 1,721

83% of Janesville residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 43% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Wisconsin.

Janesville:

83.3%
State average:

85.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 289
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 14
  • 5th and 6th grade: 170
  • 7th and 8th grade: 116
  • 9th grade: 99
  • 10th grade: 370
  • 11th grade: 367
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 449
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 7,282
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,215
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,610
  • Associate degree: 1,933
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,842
  • Master's degree: 944
  • Professional school degree: 390
  • Doctorate degree: 86

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 108
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 25
  • 5th and 6th grade: 18
  • 7th and 8th grade: 158
  • 9th grade: 216
  • 10th grade: 346
  • 11th grade: 418
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 283
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 7,447
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,296
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,979
  • Associate degree: 2,827
  • Bachelor's degree: 3,935
  • Master's degree: 1,562
  • Professional school degree: 157
  • Doctorate degree: 137

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.1%Males
  • 3.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 29.0%Males
  • 6.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 34.9%Males
  • 16.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 1.2%Males
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 12.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 7.3%Males
  • 10.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 1.9%Males
  • 5.8%Females
Janesville marital status for males
Janesville marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 17,571
  • One, attached: 3,407
  • Two: 1,497
  • 3 or 4: 926
  • 5 to 9: 1,420
  • 10 to 19: 729
  • 20 to 49: 1,211
  • 50 or more: 525
  • Mobile homes: 338
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 47

Median worth of mobile homes: $23,748

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 1.1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 13 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Janesville:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Janesville
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (85.1%)
  • Electricity (13.7%)
  • Wood (0.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.5%)
  • Other fuel (0.2%)
  • Utility gas (55.3%)
  • Electricity (43.7%)
  • No fuel used (1.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.5%)
  • Other fuel (0.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,060
Here:

16.4%
Wisconsin:

15.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 228
Here:

6.5%
Wisconsin:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 490
Here:

19.7%
Wisconsin:

19.5%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

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)