Wausau SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
9.5

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Wausau, Wisconsin Info Snack

Wausau is a city in and the county seat of Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States. The Wisconsin River divides the city into east and west. The city is adjacent to the Town of Wausau.
Population
38,801
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
15.7%
Median Home
$118,300
Median Income
$43,232
Median Rent
$685

Rankings for Wausau in Wisconsin

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Map Of Wausau, WI

Population over time in Wausau

Year Population % Change
2017 38,801 -0.3%
2016 38,934 -0.5%
2015 39,138 -0.2%
2014 39,210 0.0%
2013 39,209 0.0%
2012 39,207 0.1%
2011 39,158 0.1%
2010 39,136 0.2%
2009 39,040 -
Crime/100k Wausau WI USA
Violent Crime 307.6 295.4 368.9
Murder 2.6 3.0 5.0
Robbery 28.4 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 222.3 193.7 246.8
Property Crime 1618.3 1559.9 2199.5
Burglary 243.0 242.5 376.0
Larceny 1269.3 1168.9 1594.6
Car Theft 106.0 148.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Wausau

White
80.5% (31,222)
African American
1.1% (435)
American Indian
0.4% (136)
Asian
11.8% (4,594)
Hawaiian
0.1% (23)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.1% (1,200)
Hispanic
3.1% (1,191)
Race Wausau WI USA
White 80.5% 81.5% 61.1%
African American 1.1% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 11.8% 2.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.1% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.1% 6.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Wausau, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
5.4% (210,563)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.3% (281,944)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.8% (533,681)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.2% (551,582)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.7% (647,354)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.4% (636,166)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (441,266)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.9% (346,837)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (98,680)
$200,000 or more
3.4% (132,021)
Income Wausau WI USA
Less than $10,000 5.4% 495.0% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.3% 455.0% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.8% 946.0% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.2% 973.3% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.7% 1364.6% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.4% 1909.8% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 1391.3% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.9% 1506.1% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 516.5% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 3.4% 442.4% 697.9%

Gender in Wausau

Female
51.1% (19,817)
Male
48.9% (18,983)
Gender Wausau WI USA
Female 51.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wausau for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,552)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,940)
High School / GED
29.0% (11,252)
Some College
19.0% (7,372)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (5,044)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (7,760)
Master's Degree
7.0% (2,716)
Professional Degree
2.0% (776)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (388)
Education Wausau WI USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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