Eau Claire, WI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
68,187
Unemployment
4.0%
Poverty
16.6%
Median Home
$155,000
Median Income
$55,477
Median Rent
$835

Eau Claire SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

Eau Claire, WI Crime Report

1,825
Total Crimes
2,637.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
6.49%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Eau Claire
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,825 2,637.5 1,764.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 191 276.0 293.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.0 5.0
Robbery 22 31.8 51.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 111 160.4 200.0 250.2
Property Crime 1,634 2,361.4 1,471.4 2,109.9
Burglary 252 364.2 217.6 340.5
Larceny 1,317 1,903.3 1,127.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 65 93.9 126.8 219.9

Eau Claire, WI Cost Of Living

95
Eau Claire's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Eau Claire Wisconsin National Average
Overall 95 96 100
Services 104 98 100
Groceries 91 97 100
Health 111 113 100
Housing 78 88 100
Transportation 109 100 100
Utilities 108 97 100

Eau Claire, WI Photos

Eau Claire  Barstow Street Looking North
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Eau Claire Wisconsin Water Street Looking East
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Eau Claire  Free Masons Building
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Ec Dam
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Rankings for Eau Claire in Wisconsin

Map Of Eau Claire, WI

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Population over time in Eau Claire

Year Population % Change
2019 68,187 0.1%
2018 68,086 0.2%
2017 67,945 0.4%
2016 67,654 0.4%
2015 67,385 0.5%
2014 67,036 0.7%
2013 66,551 1.0%
2012 65,860 0.6%
2011 65,436 0.5%
2010 65,133 -

Race / Ethnicity in Eau Claire

White
88.2% (60,144)
African American
1.4% (921)
American Indian
0.4% (294)
Asian
5.5% (3,725)
Hawaiian
0.5% (374)
Other
0.0% (22)
Two Or More
1.5% (1,012)
Hispanic
2.5% (1,695)
Race Eau Claire WI USA
White 88.2% 81.3% 60.7%
African American 1.4% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 5.5% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.5% 6.8% 18.0%

Gender in Eau Claire

Female
51.6% (35,183)
Male
48.4% (33,004)
Gender Eau Claire WI USA
Female 51.6% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Eau Claire for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,363)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (2,045)
High School / GED
23.0% (15,683)
Some College
22.0% (15,001)
Associate's Degree
15.0% (10,228)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (15,683)
Master's Degree
9.0% (6,136)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,363)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (681)
Education Eau Claire WI USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 15.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Eau Claire, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
5.1% (347,644)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.0% (475,867)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.3% (631,674)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (711,689)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (958,444)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.3% (1,318,762)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.6% (928,376)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.1% (1,028,768)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (227,869)
$200,000 or more
2.8% (189,601)
Income Eau Claire WI USA
Less than $10,000 5.1% 4.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.0% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.3% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.3% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.6% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.1% 15.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.8% 4.9% 7.7%

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