Madison, WI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Madison, Wisconsin Info Snack

Population
258,366
Unemployment
2.8%
Poverty
16.4%
Median Home
$262,400
Median Income
$67,565
Median Rent
$1,147

Madison SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
9
Commute
8.5

Madison, WI Crime Report

8,143
Total Crimes
3,099.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
32.11%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Madison
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 8,143 3,099.3 1,809.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 842 320.5 323.4 387.8
Murder 10 3.8 5.3 6.5
Robbery 165 62.8 52.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 593 225.7 230.6 279.7
Property Crime 7,301 2,778.8 1,485.7 1,958.2
Burglary 1,307 497.5 218.5 314.2
Larceny 5,346 2,034.7 1,106.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 648 246.6 161.0 246.0

Madison, WI Cost Of Living

109
Madison's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Madison Wisconsin National Average
Overall 109 97 100
Services 105 97 100
Groceries 110 100 100
Health 122 111 100
Housing 114 87 100
Transportation 104 95 100
Utilities 101 98 100

Madison, WI Photos

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Population over time in Madison

Year Population % Change
2020 258,366 2.5%
2019 252,086 1.3%
2018 248,856 1.1%
2017 246,034 1.2%
2016 243,122 1.4%
2015 239,848 1.0%
2014 237,395 1.2%
2013 234,586 1.2%
2012 231,783 1.1%
2011 229,236 -

Race / Ethnicity in Madison

White
72.9% (188,434)
African American
6.4% (16,657)
American Indian
0.3% (876)
Asian
9.1% (23,471)
Hawaiian
0.0% (123)
Other
0.3% (710)
Two Or More
3.7% (9,521)
Hispanic
7.2% (18,574)
Race Madison WI USA
White 72.9% 80.6% 60.1%
African American 6.4% 6.2% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.8% 0.6%
Asian 9.1% 2.8% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.7% 2.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 7.2% 7.0% 18.2%

Gender in Madison

Female
50.5% (130,484)
Male
49.5% (127,881)
Gender Madison WI USA
Female 50.5% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Madison for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (5,167)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (5,167)
High School / GED
14.0% (36,171)
Some College
16.0% (41,338)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (20,669)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (82,677)
Master's Degree
16.0% (41,338)
Professional Degree
4.0% (10,334)
Doctorate Degree
6.0% (15,501)
Education Madison WI USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 2.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 16.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 6.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Madison, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
6.1% (1,583,482)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.8% (990,196)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.2% (1,856,791)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.2% (2,107,459)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.8% (3,041,747)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.0% (4,643,019)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.7% (3,551,631)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.8% (4,346,145)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.1% (1,836,692)
$200,000 or more
7.3% (1,879,432)
Income Madison WI USA
Less than $10,000 6.1% 4.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.8% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.2% 8.6% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.2% 9.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.8% 13.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.0% 18.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.7% 14.1% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.8% 16.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.1% 6.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 7.3% 5.2% 8.3%

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