Janesville, WI

63,880 Population
33.7 square miles 1,892.9 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
1.1%
was 1.1%
 
Population Density
1,892.9
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
51.9%
was 52.1%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
3.5%
was 3.5%
 
Percent Under 18
23.6%
was 24.0%
 
Percent 65 and Over
14.9%
was 14.5%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.3
was 5.2
Ranked 12th Lowest in WI
Percent Living in Poverty
14.7%
was 15.2%
 
Median Household Income
$50,300
was $49,001
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
42.7
42.3
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
227.7
was 261.0
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,983.4
was 3,054.9
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
27,435
was 27,371
 
Median Rent
$765
was $749
 
Total Building Permits
59
was 64
 
Occupied Housing Units
26,098
was 25,930
 
Homeownership Rate
65.8%
was 66.1%
 
Single Family Building Permits
53
was 60
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
812.3
was 810.3
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
13.0%
was 14.1%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
6
was 4
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.4
was 2.4
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
2.1
was 2.4
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.9
was 1.0
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
98.1%
was 97.3%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
89.3%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 99.8%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
91.5%
was 91.0%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
22.0%
was 21.3%
 

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