Beaver Dam, WI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Beaver Dam, Wisconsin Info Snack

Population
16,345
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
9.4%
Median Home
$133,200
Median Income
$50,742
Median Rent
$820

Beaver Dam SnackAbility

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

Beaver Dam, WI Crime Report

287
Total Crimes
1,752.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-29.23%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Beaver Dam
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 287 1,752.7 1,764.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 27 164.9 293.2 366.7
Murder 1 6.1 3.0 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 51.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 21 128.2 200.0 250.2
Property Crime 260 1,587.8 1,471.4 2,109.9
Burglary 27 164.9 217.6 340.5
Larceny 224 1,367.9 1,127.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 9 55.0 126.8 219.9

Beaver Dam, WI Cost Of Living

91
Beaver Dam's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Beaver Dam Wisconsin National Average
Overall 91 96 100
Services 95 98 100
Groceries 105 97 100
Health 112 113 100
Housing 70 88 100
Transportation 99 100 100
Utilities 101 97 100

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Rankings for Beaver Dam in Wisconsin

Map Of Beaver Dam, WI

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Population over time in Beaver Dam

Year Population % Change
2019 16,345 -0.1%
2018 16,366 0.1%
2017 16,346 -0.6%
2016 16,440 0.2%
2015 16,400 0.4%
2014 16,331 0.3%
2013 16,275 0.4%
2012 16,215 0.3%
2011 16,170 0.2%
2010 16,133 -

Race / Ethnicity in Beaver Dam

White
86.1% (14,072)
African American
3.0% (487)
American Indian
0.5% (81)
Asian
0.6% (106)
Hawaiian
0.1% (16)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.6% (263)
Hispanic
8.1% (1,320)
Race Beaver Dam WI USA
White 86.1% 81.3% 60.7%
African American 3.0% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.1% 6.8% 18.0%

Gender in Beaver Dam

Female
51.0% (8,336)
Male
49.0% (8,008)
Gender Beaver Dam WI USA
Female 51.0% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 49.7% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
1.0% (163)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (1,144)
High School / GED
41.0% (6,701)
Some College
19.0% (3,105)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (1,961)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (2,124)
Master's Degree
4.0% (653)
Professional Degree
2.0% (326)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (163)
Education Beaver Dam WI USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 41.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 20.0% 20.0%
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%

Household Income For Beaver Dam, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
4.6% (75,828)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.7% (43,496)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.8% (160,961)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.1% (247,489)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.0% (278,425)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.8% (306,803)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.4% (219,111)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.9% (211,435)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.4% (55,359)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (35,588)
Income Beaver Dam WI USA
Less than $10,000 4.6% 4.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.7% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.8% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.1% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.0% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.8% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.4% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.9% 15.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.4% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 4.9% 7.7%

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