WI

National Population : 333,590,059
Wisconsin State Population : 6,001,969

About Cottage Grove, WI

Cottage Grove, WI is located in Dane County in the state of Wisconsin.

The total City Population for Cottage Grove is about 7,143 with about 660 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 11,264.

The Average Home Value is $280,200.00, which is roughly 40% higher than the Average Home Value of $168,872.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 33% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $93,510.00, which is roughly 36% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $59,462.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 38% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Cottage Grove is about 4.5%.

Wisconsin is ranked #36 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.98 out of 100.

EXPAND TO SEE RANKING CRITERIA

Voting

Dane County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 69.72% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 75.46%
Republican: 22.85%
Libertarian: 1.06%
Other: 0.56%
Green: 0.06%


Nearby Locations

Deerfield, WI (5.24 mi.)
Mc Farland, WI (6.62 mi.)
Sun Prairie, WI (8.30 mi.)
Madison, WI (9.05 mi.)
Marshall, WI (9.51 mi.)
Stoughton, WI (9.72 mi.)
Cambridge, WI (9.90 mi.)
Monona, WI (10.26 mi.)
Windsor, WI (12.23 mi.)
Waterloo, WI (13.13 mi.)
De Forest, WI (13.29 mi.)
Oregon, WI (13.64 mi.)
Fitchburg, WI (13.64 mi.)
Lake Mills, WI (14.54 mi.)
Waunakee, WI (14.81 mi.)
Westport, WI (14.81 mi.)
Middleton, WI (16.76 mi.)
Brooklyn, WI (16.99 mi.)
Arlington, WI (17.53 mi.)
Edgerton, WI (18.42 mi.)
Verona, WI (19.53 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 53527
Latitude : 43.071079
Longitude : -89.188466
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 865 ft.
Area Code(s) : 608

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.75
Male Population Estimate : 44.14%
Female Population Estimate : 44.31%
Median Age : 37.7
Male Median Age : 36.9
Female Median Age : 38.4

White Population Estimate : 84.06%
Black Population Estimate : 2.41%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.34%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.11%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.54%
Other Population Estimate : 0.93%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Cottage Grove specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Dane County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Dane County: About 227 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Dane County is about 54% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 21% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.