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Dane County, Wisconsin Facts

Facts
State Wisconsin
Land area 1,197.2 square miles
Population Density 407.7 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 509,939
Population change 4.5%
Under 5 years of age 6%
Under 18 21.2%
65 and over 11.5%
Females 50.4%
White 86.4
Hispanic or Latino of any race 6.2
Asian 5.3%
Two or more races 2.4%
Black or African American 5.4%
Native American 0.5%
Pacific Islander 0.1%
Had graduated from high school 95%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 46.6%
Veterans 28,261
Households and Housing
Households 206,982
Persons per household 2.3
Living in the same house for one year or more 80%
Median household income $61,721
The per capita income $33,712
Live below the poverty line. 12.9%
housing units 219,540
Multi-unit structures 39%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $228,800
Residents owning their homes. 59.5%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 41,464
Women-owned firms 27.5%
Asian-owned firms 1.9%
Hispanic-owned firms 1.1%
Black-owned firms 2.5%
Native American-owned firms 0.3%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $7,132,444
Retail sales per capita $14,976
Manufacturers shipments $6,968,111
Merchant wholesaler sales $6,042,966