Living in Beaver Dam, WI

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Beaver Dam SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
9

Beaver Dam, WI Crime Report

264
Total Crimes
1,610.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-37.30%
Below National Average

Beaver Dam, WI Cost Of Living

91
Beaver Dam's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Beaver Dam, Wisconsin Info Snack

Beaver Dam is a city in Dodge County, Wisconsin, United States, along Beaver Dam Lake and the Beaver Dam River. The estimated population was 16,564 in 2016,[citation needed] making it the largest city primarily located in Dodge County. It is the principal city of the Beaver Dam Micropolitan Statistical area. The city is located within the Town of Beaver Dam.
Population
16,366
Unemployment
5.4%
Poverty
11.3%
Median Home
$127,900
Median Income
$49,618
Median Rent
$811

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Map Of Beaver Dam, WI

Population over time in Beaver Dam

Year Population % Change
2017 16,366 0.1%
2016 16,346 -0.6%
2015 16,440 0.2%
2014 16,400 0.4%
2013 16,331 0.3%
2012 16,275 0.4%
2011 16,215 0.3%
2010 16,170 0.2%
2009 16,133 -
Crime/100k Beaver Dam WI USA
Violent Crime 152.5 295.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.0 5.0
Robbery 24.4 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 61.0 193.7 246.8
Property Crime 1457.9 1559.9 2199.5
Burglary 128.1 242.5 376.0
Larceny 1281.0 1168.9 1594.6
Car Theft 48.8 148.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Beaver Dam

White
85.9% (14,066)
African American
2.1% (339)
American Indian
0.5% (79)
Asian
0.8% (123)
Hawaiian
0.1% (19)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.8% (454)
Hispanic
7.9% (1,286)
Race Beaver Dam WI USA
White 85.9% 81.5% 61.1%
African American 2.1% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 2.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.9% 6.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Beaver Dam, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
4.7% (76,557)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (60,427)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.4% (186,819)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.0% (228,950)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.5% (270,840)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (314,415)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.8% (225,339)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.1% (197,653)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (43,575)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (32,019)
Income Beaver Dam WI USA
Less than $10,000 4.7% 5.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.4% 9.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.0% 9.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.5% 13.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 19.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.8% 13.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.1% 15.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 4.4% 7.0%

Gender in Beaver Dam

Female
50.3% (8,225)
Male
49.7% (8,140)
Gender Beaver Dam WI USA
Female 50.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Beaver Dam for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (327)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (981)
High School / GED
42.0% (6,873)
Some College
20.0% (3,273)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (1,963)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,800)
Master's Degree
4.0% (654)
Professional Degree
2.0% (327)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (163)
Education Beaver Dam WI USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 42.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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