Waunakee, WI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
13,730
Unemployment
2.5%
Poverty
4.9%
Median Home
$346,300
Median Income
$112,845
Median Rent
$1,013

Waunakee SnackAbility

10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
4
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
8

Waunakee, WI Crime Report

149
Total Crimes
1,052.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-57.52%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Waunakee
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 149 1,052.0 1,764.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 15 105.9 293.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.0 5.0
Robbery 1 7.1 51.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 10 70.6 200.0 250.2
Property Crime 134 946.1 1,471.4 2,109.9
Burglary 20 141.2 217.6 340.5
Larceny 106 748.4 1,127.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 8 56.5 126.8 219.9

Waunakee, WI Cost Of Living

118
Waunakee's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Waunakee Wisconsin National Average
Overall 118 96 100
Services 106 98 100
Groceries 106 97 100
Health 123 113 100
Housing 145 88 100
Transportation 104 100 100
Utilities 100 97 100

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Rankings for Waunakee in Wisconsin

Map Of Waunakee, WI

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Population over time in Waunakee

Year Population % Change
2019 13,730 1.5%
2018 13,522 1.8%
2017 13,284 1.5%
2016 13,092 1.9%
2015 12,846 1.8%
2014 12,613 1.7%
2013 12,401 2.1%
2012 12,142 2.6%
2011 11,829 2.4%
2010 11,557 -

Race / Ethnicity in Waunakee

White
93.7% (12,866)
African American
0.9% (126)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.5% (205)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.6% (217)
Hispanic
2.3% (316)
Race Waunakee WI USA
White 93.7% 81.3% 60.7%
African American 0.9% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.3% 6.8% 18.0%

Gender in Waunakee

Female
50.2% (6,888)
Male
49.8% (6,842)
Gender Waunakee WI USA
Female 50.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Waunakee for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
-1.0% (-137)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (137)
High School / GED
17.0% (2,334)
Some College
16.0% (2,196)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (1,784)
Bachelor's Degree
34.0% (4,668)
Master's Degree
14.0% (1,922)
Professional Degree
3.0% (411)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (411)
Education Waunakee WI USA
< 9th Grade -1.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 17.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 34.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Waunakee, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
1.8% (24,958)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.1% (28,524)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.4% (74,327)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.6% (77,344)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.2% (112,999)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.7% (161,271)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.4% (143,169)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.6% (283,047)
$150,000 to $199,999
17.0% (233,678)
$200,000 or more
17.0% (233,678)
Income Waunakee WI USA
Less than $10,000 1.8% 4.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.1% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.4% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.6% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.2% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.7% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.4% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.6% 15.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 17.0% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 17.0% 4.9% 7.7%

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