Living in DeForest, WI

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

DeForest, Wisconsin Info Snack

Population
10,179
Unemployment
1.0%
Poverty
9.4%
Median Home
$234,800
Median Income
$88,151
Median Rent
$1,006

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
Living Expense DeForest Wisconsin National Average
Overall 106 96 100
Services 106 98 100
Groceries 106 97 100
Health 123 113 100
Housing 106 88 100
Transportation 104 100 100
Utilities 100 97 100

Rankings for DeForest in Wisconsin

Map Of DeForest, WI

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Population over time in DeForest

Year Population % Change
2019 10,179 2.4%
2018 9,936 2.8%
2017 9,663 2.1%
2016 9,468 1.3%
2015 9,347 1.2%
2014 9,232 1.4%
2013 9,106 1.7%
2012 8,955 1.4%
2011 8,828 1.8%
2010 8,669 -

Race / Ethnicity in DeForest

White
87.4% (8,899)
African American
0.6% (65)
American Indian
0.7% (75)
Asian
3.2% (326)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.8% (284)
Hispanic
5.2% (530)
Race DeForest WI USA
White 87.4% 81.3% 60.7%
African American 0.6% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 3.2% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.2% 6.8% 18.0%

Gender in DeForest

Female
52.4% (5,334)
Male
47.6% (4,845)
Gender DeForest WI USA
Female 52.4% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in DeForest for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
-1.0% (-101)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (203)
High School / GED
25.0% (2,544)
Some College
21.0% (2,137)
Associate's Degree
15.0% (1,526)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (2,748)
Master's Degree
9.0% (916)
Professional Degree
1.0% (101)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (101)
Education DeForest WI USA
< 9th Grade -1.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 15.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For DeForest, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
1.4% (14,605)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (32,929)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.0% (40,365)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.7% (99,054)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.5% (76,216)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.5% (168,366)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.9% (141,544)
$100,000 to $149,999
28.6% (291,056)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.9% (90,822)
$200,000 or more
6.2% (62,938)
Income DeForest WI USA
Less than $10,000 1.4% 4.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.0% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.7% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.5% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.5% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.9% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 28.6% 15.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.9% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 6.2% 4.9% 7.7%

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