Prairie du Chien (city), Wisconsin


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People Quick Facts Prairie du Chien Wisconsin
Population, 2010 5,911 5,686,986
Population, percent change, 2000 to 2010 -1.8% 6.0%
Population, 2000 6,018 5,363,675
Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 5.3% 6.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 21.6% 23.6%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 18.3% 13.7%
Female persons, percent, 2010 47.6% 50.4%

White persons, percent, 2010 (a) 93.6% 86.2%
Black persons, percent, 2010 (a) 4.5% 6.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2010 (a) 0.4% 1.0%
Asian persons, percent, 2010 (a) 0.3% 2.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, percent, 2010 (a) 0.0% 0.0%
Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2010 0.9% 1.8%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2010 (b) 1.2% 5.9%
White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2010 92.8% 83.3%

Living in same house 1 year & over, 2005-2009 77.1% 84.7%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2005-2009 0.9% 4.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2005-2009 3.5% 8.2%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2005-2009 89.4% 89.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2005-2009 14.9% 25.5%
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2005-2009 13.9 21.1

Housing units, 2010 2,594 2,624,358
Homeownership rate, 2005-2009 68.1% 69.9%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2005-2009 24.6% 25.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2005-2009 $102,200 $166,100
Households, 2005-2009 2,310 2,246,512
Persons per household, 2005-2009 2.00 2.42
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2009 dollars) 2005-2009 $18,993 $26,447
Median household income 2005-2009 $36,383 $51,569
People of all ages in poverty - percent, 2005-2009 13.5% 11.1%

Business QuickFacts Prairie du Chien Wisconsin
Total number of firms, 2007 650 433,797
Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 F 2.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native owned firms, percent, 2007 F 0.6%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 S 1.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander owned firms, percent, 2007 F S
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 F 1.3%
Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 S 25.9%

Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) D 163,563,195
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) 87,280 59,996,244
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) 99,684 72,283,321
Retail sales per capita, 2007 $17,373 $12,904
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) 16,829 9,247,311

Geography QuickFacts Prairie du Chien Wisconsin
Land area in square miles, 2010 5.63 54,157.80
Persons per square mile, 2010 1,050.5 105.0
FIPS Code 65050 55
Counties Crawford County



(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.
(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.

D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information
F: Fewer than 100 firms
FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data
NA: Not available
S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards
X: Not applicable
Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown

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Source U.S. Census Bureau: State and County QuickFacts. Data derived from Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, County Business Patterns, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits, Consolidated Federal Funds Report, Census of Governments Last Revised: Tuesday, 18-Oct-2011 15:43:55 EDT