Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI

Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA)

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2022 Population
106,120
51.8% 1-year decline
US Senator
Ron Johnson
Republican Party
US Senator
Tammy Baldwin
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
36.1
3.73% 1-year decrease
2022 Poverty Rate
5.75%
15.2% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$101,066
15.4% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$375,600
14.9% 1-year growth

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In 2022, Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI had a population of 106k people with a median age of 36.1 and a median household income of $101,066. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI declined from 220,178 to 106,120, a −51.8% decrease and its median household income grew from $87,583 to $101,066, a 15.4% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI are White (Non-Hispanic) (72%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (7.52%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.91%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.37%), and White (Hispanic) (4.08%).

13.3% of the households in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

94% of the residents in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI was $375,600, and the homeownership rate was 59.7%.

Most people in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI is home to a population of 106k people, from which 94% are citizens. As of 2022, 10.5% of Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI residents were born outside of the country (11.2k people).

In 2022, there were 9.58 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (76.4k people) in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI than any other race or ethnicity. There were 7.98k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 6.27k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI are Spanish (5,544 households), Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (1,408 households), and Arabic (664 households).

Citizenship

94%
2022 Citizenship
94.7%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 94% of Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI was 94.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    76.4k ± 1.8k
  2. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    7.98k ± 869
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    6.27k ± 1.05k
9.49%
Hispanic Population
10.1k people

In 2022, there were 9.58 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (76.4k people) in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI than any other race or ethnicity. There were 7.98k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 6.27k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

9.49% of the people in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI are hispanic (10.1k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

10.5%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
11.2k people
9.51%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
20.9k people

As of 2022, 10.5% of Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI residents (11.2k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI was 9.51%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    5,544 households (5.59%)
  2. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    1,408 households (1.42%)
  3. Arabic
    664 households (0.67%)

13.3% of the households in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.7%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2022, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI was Spanish. 5.59% of the households in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,228 ± 303
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    527 ± 165
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    500 ± 192

Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.33 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI employs 61.3k people. The largest industries in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (3,650 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (3,560 people), and Computer Systems Design (3,436 people), and the highest paying industries are Electronic shopping and mail-order houses ($198,622), Offices of physicians ($170,489), and Management, scientific & technical consulting services ($165,965).

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
54,241
Women
47.2%
60,685
Men
52.8%

The workforce of Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI in 2020 was 114,926 people, with 47.2% woman, and 52.8% men.

The visualization shows the distribution of the workforce by gender and age in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI.

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Occupations

61.3k
2022 Value
−48.4%
1 Year decline
± −48.4%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI declined at a rate of −48.4%, from 119k employees to 61.3k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI, are Other managers (2,421 people), Software developers (1,905 people), and Registered nurses (1,817 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

61.3k
2022 Value
−48.4%
1 Year decline
± −48.4%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI declined at a rate of −48.4%, from 119k employees to 61.3k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI, are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (3,650 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (3,560 people), and Computer Systems Design (3,436 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI, though some of these residents may live in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$70,134
Median earning men ± $3,081
$53,139
Median earning women ± $3,240

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($103,231), Information ($101,960), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($95,650).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($147,844), Information ($76,313), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($70,469).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
1.6%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 2.95M people employed in Wisconsin. This represents a 1.6% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 13.3%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Wisconsin.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Wisconsin went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 49.4% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (48.8%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.17%).

Ron Johnson and Tammy Baldwin are the senators currently representing the state of Wisconsin. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Wisconsin is currently represented by 8 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Wisconsin

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Ron Johnson
Senator from Wisconsin3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Tammy Baldwin
Senator from Wisconsin1
Assumed office on January 3, 2013

Ron Johnson and Tammy Baldwin are the senators currently representing Wisconsin.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Wisconsin over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Wisconsin

Wisconsin is currently represented by 8 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Wisconsin have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2022, 0.315% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.768% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI in 2022 were Bachelors Degree (28.6k), Graduate Degree (19.9k), and High School or Equivalent (15.9k).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI was $375,600 in 2022, which is 1.33 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $326,900 to $375,600, a 14.9% increase. The homeownership rate in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI is 59.7%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI have an average commute time of 19.2 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI is $101,066. In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI was Waukesha County--West and South Cities, Towns and Villages PUMA, WI with a value of $113,767, followed by Waukesha County--Brookfield, New Berlin, Menomonee Falls, Muskego, Elm Grove & Butler PUMA, WI and Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI, with respective values of $105,433 and $101,066.

Property

$375,600
Median Property Value 2022
±$9,121
$27,956
Median Property Taxes
±$1,260

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

59.7%
Homeownership
2022
61.2%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 59.7% of the housing units in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 61.1%.

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Income by Location

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In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI was Waukesha County--West and South Cities, Towns and Villages PUMA, WI with a value of $113,767, followed by Waukesha County--Brookfield, New Berlin, Menomonee Falls, Muskego, Elm Grove & Butler PUMA, WI and Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI, with respective values of $105,433 and $101,066.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$101,066
Median Household Income
± $3,368
46.8k
Number of Households
± 1,880

In 2022, the median household income of the 46.8k households in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI grew to $101,066 from the previous year's value of $87,583.

The following chart displays the households in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

0.463
2022 Wage GINI in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI
0.465
2021 Wage GINI in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI

In 2022, the income inequality in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI was 0.463 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.398% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (74.1%)
  2. Worked At Home (15.6%)
  3. Carpooled (6.37%)

In 2022, 74.1% of workers in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (15.6%) and those who carpooled to work (6.37%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

19.2 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI have a shorter commute time (19.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 0.788% of the workforce in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

5.75% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI (6.08k out of 106k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Males 35 - 44 and then Females 18 - 24.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI is White, followed by Black and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

95.8% of the population of Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI has health coverage, with 68.2% on employee plans, 7.22% on Medicaid, 10% on Medicare, 9.85% on non-group plans, and 0.532% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Wisconsin see 1255 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.947% decrease from the previous year (1267 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1395 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 441 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,255 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Wisconsin

Primary care physicians in Wisconsin see an average of 1,255 patients per year. This represents a 0.947% decrease from the previous year (1,267 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Wisconsin in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 23.4% under 18 years, 24.6% between 18 and 34 years, 38.4% between 35 and 64 years, and 13.7% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 50.2% were men and 49.8% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

4.2%
Uninsured
68.2%
Employer Coverage
7.22%
Medicaid
10%
Medicare
9.85%
Non-Group
0.532%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI grew by 6.39% from 3.95% to 4.2%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Dane County--Cities of Fitchburg & Verona and other near-S/SW/W/NW suburban MCDs PUMA, WI changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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