Superior, WI

26,676 Population
37 square miles 721.7 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.5%
was 0.5%
 
Population Density
721.7
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
46.2%
was 45.7%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
2.1%
was 2.4%
 
Percent Under 18
20.4%
was 20.7%
 
Percent 65 and Over
14.7%
was 14.2%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.4
was 4.4
Ranked 13th Lowest in WI
Percent Living in Poverty
20.3%
was 20.8%
 
Median Household Income
$41,030
was $40,198
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
43.4
43.7
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
was 3.7
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
218.3
was 344.1
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
5,565.6
was 6,066.5
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
12,325
was 12,380
 
Median Rent
$715
was $693
 
Total Building Permits
12
was 3
 
Occupied Housing Units
11,426
was 11,506
 
Homeownership Rate
55.3%
was 56.0%
 
Single Family Building Permits
10
was 3
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
336.3
was 334.9
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
15.0%
was 14.7%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
2
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.2
was 2.2
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
1.0
was 0.2
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.4
was 0.1
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
98.1%
was 97.1%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
87.7%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.8%
was 99.9%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
93.7%
was 93.7%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
22.4%
was 22.6%
 

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