Living in DeForest, WI

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Deforest SnackAbility

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

Deforest, WI Cost Of Living

106
Deforest's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

DeForest, Wisconsin Info Snack

Population
9,936
Unemployment
1.3%
Poverty
10.3%
Median Home
$220,600
Median Income
$81,211
Median Rent
$971

Rankings for DeForest in Wisconsin

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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Map Of DeForest, WI

Population over time in DeForest

Year Population % Change
2017 9,936 2.8%
2016 9,663 2.1%
2015 9,468 1.3%
2014 9,347 1.2%
2013 9,232 1.4%
2012 9,106 1.7%
2011 8,955 1.4%
2010 8,828 1.8%
2009 8,669 -

Crime in DeForest, WI Report

Crime/100k DeForest WI USA
Violent Crime 85.3 295.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.0 5.0
Robbery 0.0 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 56.8 193.7 246.8
Property Crime 928.3 1559.9 2199.5
Burglary 75.8 242.5 376.0
Larceny 805.2 1168.9 1594.6
Car Theft 47.4 148.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in DeForest

White
86.7% (8,615)
African American
0.7% (67)
American Indian
0.7% (65)
Asian
3.8% (373)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.8% (281)
Hispanic
5.4% (535)
Race DeForest WI USA
White 86.7% 81.5% 61.1%
African American 0.7% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 3.8% 2.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.4% 6.7% 17.8%

Household Income For DeForest, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
2.0% (20,360)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.3% (32,577)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.2% (41,807)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.2% (91,487)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.3% (92,844)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (174,558)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.6% (154,740)
$100,000 to $149,999
24.4% (242,427)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.6% (85,243)
$200,000 or more
5.8% (57,552)
Income DeForest WI USA
Less than $10,000 2.0% 5.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.3% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.2% 9.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.2% 9.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.3% 13.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 19.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.6% 13.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 24.4% 15.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.6% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 5.8% 4.4% 7.0%

Gender in DeForest

Female
52.7% (5,234)
Male
47.3% (4,702)
Gender DeForest WI USA
Female 52.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in DeForest for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (198)
High School / GED
25.0% (2,484)
Some College
22.0% (2,185)
Associate's Degree
15.0% (1,490)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (2,583)
Master's Degree
9.0% (894)
Professional Degree
1.0% (99)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education DeForest WI USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 15.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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