In 2017, Sawyer County, WI had a population of 16.4k people with a median age of 49.7 and a median household income of $43,565. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Sawyer County, WI declined from 16,438 to 16,384, a -0.329% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,869 to $43,565, a 4.05% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Sawyer County, WI are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.9%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (17.2%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.21%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.06%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.665%). N/A% of the people in Sawyer County, WI speak a non-English language, and 99.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Sawyer County, WI are Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College (44 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Sawyer County, WI is $161,700, and the homeownership rate is 73%. Most people in Sawyer County, WI commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Sawyer County, WI is 2 cars per household.