Living in Superior, WI

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Superior SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

Superior, WI Crime Report

1,190
Total Crimes
4,567.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
77.83%
Above National Average

Superior, WI Cost Of Living

96
Superior's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Superior, Wisconsin Info Snack

Superior is a city in, and the county seat of, Douglas County in the state of Wisconsin. The population was 27,244 at the 2010 census. Located at the junction of U.S. Highway 2 and U.S. Highway 53, it is immediately north of and adjacent to both the Village of Superior and the Town of Superior. Its neighborhoods include Billings Park, North End, South Superior, Central Park, East End, Allouez, and Itasca. Billings Park, South Superior, East End, and North End each have small business districts.
Population
26,346
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
15.0%
Median Home
$120,100
Median Income
$44,916
Median Rent
$738

Superior, WI Photos

Rankings for Superior in Wisconsin

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Map Of Superior, WI

Population over time in Superior

Year Population % Change
2017 26,346 -0.5%
2016 26,473 -0.8%
2015 26,676 -0.5%
2014 26,817 -0.4%
2013 26,932 -0.4%
2012 27,053 -0.2%
2011 27,095 -0.3%
2010 27,174 -0.1%
2009 27,193 -
Crime/100k Superior WI USA
Violent Crime 291.7 295.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.0 5.0
Robbery 61.4 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 188.1 193.7 246.8
Property Crime 4275.7 1559.9 2199.5
Burglary 575.7 242.5 376.0
Larceny 3385.3 1168.9 1594.6
Car Theft 314.7 148.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Superior

White
90.3% (23,797)
African American
1.8% (466)
American Indian
1.4% (380)
Asian
1.4% (380)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (12)
Two Or More
3.1% (806)
Hispanic
1.9% (505)
Race Superior WI USA
White 90.3% 81.5% 61.1%
African American 1.8% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 1.4% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 2.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.1% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.9% 6.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Superior, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
5.8% (152,017)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.2% (162,795)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.3% (349,618)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.5% (330,307)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.7% (441,008)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.2% (478,732)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (310,547)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.5% (302,912)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (61,301)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (45,358)
Income Superior WI USA
Less than $10,000 5.8% 5.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.2% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.3% 9.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.5% 9.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.7% 13.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.2% 19.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 13.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.5% 15.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 4.4% 7.0%

Gender in Superior

Female
51.3% (13,512)
Male
48.7% (12,833)
Gender Superior WI USA
Female 51.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Superior for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (526)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,317)
High School / GED
30.0% (7,903)
Some College
28.0% (7,376)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (3,161)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (3,951)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,580)
Professional Degree
1.0% (263)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (263)
Education Superior WI USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Superior

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

Morgan Olive

There are barely any crimes in Superior. I live in superior and I haven't heard of a crime ever. Lies

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