In 2020, Sawyer County, WI had a population of 16.5k people with a median age of 50.7 and a median household income of $52,022. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Sawyer County, WI grew from 16,399 to 16,477, a 0.476% increase and its median household income grew from $47,714 to $52,022, a 9.03% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Sawyer County, WI are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.8%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (16.2%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.27%), Two+ (Hispanic) (0.959%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.74%).
None of the households in Sawyer County, 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.
99.5% of the residents in Sawyer County, WI are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Sawyer County, WI are Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College (48 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Sawyer County, WI was $174,000, and the homeownership rate was 73.4%. Most people in Sawyer County, WI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Sawyer County, WI was 2 cars per household.