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
38,934
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
17.7%
Median Home
$114,000
Median Income
$40,260
Median Rent
$664

Rankings for Wausau in Wisconsin

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3

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Map Of Wausau, WI

Population over time in Wausau

Year Population % Change
2017 38,934 -0.5%
2016 39,138 -0.2%
2015 39,210 0.0%
2014 39,209 0.0%
2013 39,207 0.1%
2012 39,158 0.1%
2011 39,136 0.2%
2010 39,040 -

Crime in Wausau Per 100k

Crime Wausau WI USA
Violent Crime 316.7 319.9 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.2 5.3
Robbery 36.1 75.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 198.3 204.8 248.9
Property Crime 1895.3 1808.3 2362.0
Burglary 231.8 303.7 430.4
Larceny 1596.6 1341.3 1694.0
Car Theft 67.0 163.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Wausau

White
79.1% (30,815)
African American
1.4% (539)
American Indian
0.5% (176)
Asian
12.4% (4,828)
Hawaiian
0.1% (23)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.1% (1,222)
Hispanic
3.4% (1,331)
Race Wausau WI USA
White 79.1% 81.8% 61.5%
African American 1.4% 6.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 12.4% 2.6% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.1% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 3.4% 6.6% 17.6%

Household Income For Wausau, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
6.7% (260,857)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.2% (319,258)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.1% (587,903)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.9% (541,182)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.0% (622,944)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.5% (642,411)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.4% (404,913)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (319,258)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (109,015)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (85,654)
Income Wausau WI USA
Less than $10,000 6.7% 5.2% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.2% 4.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.1% 10.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.9% 10.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.0% 13.9% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.5% 19.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.4% 13.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 14.3% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 4.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 3.9% 6.3%

Gender in Wausau

Female
51.1% (19,906)
Male
48.9% (19,027)
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
4.6% (1,795)
9-12th Grade
5.1% (1,992)
High School / GED
31.7% (12,339)
Some College
19.0% (7,387)
Associate's Degree
12.9% (5,007)
Bachelor's Degree
17.9% (6,958)
Master's Degree
6.8% (2,652)
Professional Degree
1.7% (674)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (125)
Education Wausau WI USA
< 9th Grade 4.6% 2.8% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.1% 5.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 31.7% 31.3% 27.3%
Some College 19.0% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 12.9% 10.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 17.9% 19.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.8% 7.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.7% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.3% 1.1% 1.4%

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