River Falls, WI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
15,638
Unemployment
2.1%
Poverty
16.0%
Median Home
$197,000
Median Income
$59,440
Median Rent
$893

River Falls SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

River Falls, WI Crime Report

201
Total Crimes
1,250.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-49.49%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
River Falls
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 201 1,250.9 1,764.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 13 80.9 293.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.0 5.0
Robbery 2 12.4 51.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 6 37.3 200.0 250.2
Property Crime 188 1,170.0 1,471.4 2,109.9
Burglary 25 155.6 217.6 340.5
Larceny 157 977.0 1,127.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 6 37.3 126.8 219.9

River Falls, WI Cost Of Living

103
River Falls's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense River Falls Wisconsin National Average
Overall 103 96 100
Services 114 98 100
Groceries 103 97 100
Health 105 113 100
Housing 92 88 100
Transportation 102 100 100
Utilities 96 97 100

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Rankings for River Falls in Wisconsin

Map Of River Falls, WI

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Population over time in River Falls

Year Population % Change
2019 15,638 1.1%
2018 15,467 1.4%
2017 15,256 0.7%
2016 15,152 0.3%
2015 15,103 0.4%
2014 15,050 -0.0%
2013 15,052 0.4%
2012 14,986 1.2%
2011 14,814 0.8%
2010 14,696 -

Race / Ethnicity in River Falls

White
91.7% (14,338)
African American
1.0% (157)
American Indian
0.2% (38)
Asian
1.6% (252)
Hawaiian
0.0% (4)
Other
0.1% (14)
Two Or More
2.7% (429)
Hispanic
2.6% (406)
Race River Falls WI USA
White 91.7% 81.3% 60.7%
African American 1.0% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.6% 6.8% 18.0%

Gender in River Falls

Female
55.1% (8,616)
Male
44.9% (7,022)
Gender River Falls WI USA
Female 55.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 44.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in River Falls for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (312)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (469)
High School / GED
22.0% (3,440)
Some College
20.0% (3,127)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (2,189)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (4,065)
Master's Degree
10.0% (1,563)
Professional Degree
2.0% (312)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (156)
Education River Falls WI USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For River Falls, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
3.5% (55,232)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.9% (91,488)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.6% (118,963)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.2% (128,027)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.5% (241,608)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.2% (347,825)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (179,577)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.7% (261,152)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.1% (95,453)
$200,000 or more
2.8% (44,469)
Income River Falls WI USA
Less than $10,000 3.5% 4.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.9% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.6% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.2% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.5% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.2% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.7% 15.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.1% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.8% 4.9% 7.7%

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