Rusk County, WI has a population of 14,272 people with a median age of 47.9 and a median household income of $39,904. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Rusk County, WI declined from 14,357 to 14,272, a 0.59% decrease and its median household income grew from $39,194 to $39,904, a 1.81% increase.
The population of Rusk County, WI is 95.6% White, 1.6% Hispanic, and 1.02% Two+. 3.52% of the people in Rusk County, WI speak a non-English language, and 98.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Rusk County, WI are Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College, with 1,778 graduates, University of Wisconsin-Superior, with 576 graduates, and Northland College, with 155 graduates.
The median property value in Rusk County, WI is $105,400, and the homeownership rate is 76.8%. Most people in Rusk County, WI commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Rusk County, WI is 2 cars per household.
Rusk County, WI is the 65th most populated county in Wisconsin and borders Barron County, WI; Chippewa County, WI; Price County, WI; Sawyer County, WI; Taylor County, WI; and Washburn County, WI& 1 more.