WI

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

About Janesville, WI

Janesville, WI is located in Rock County in the state of Wisconsin.

The total City Population for Janesville is about 70,755 with about 732 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 75,961.

The Average Home Value is $138,633.33, which is roughly 18% lower than the Average Home Value of $168,872.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 27% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $55,310.67, which is roughly 7% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $59,462.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 4% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Janesville is about 4.6%.

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.

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Voting

Rock County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 20.4% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 54.66%
Republican: 43.51%
Libertarian: 1.28%
Other: 0.53%
Green: 0.02%


Nearby Locations

Milton, WI (7.77 mi.)
Edgerton, WI (9.21 mi.)
Beloit, WI (9.23 mi.)
Orfordville, WI (10.84 mi.)
Avalon, WI (12.19 mi.)
Evansville, WI (12.50 mi.)
Clinton, WI (12.89 mi.)
Brodhead, WI (17.06 mi.)
Stoughton, WI (18.56 mi.)
Darien, WI (18.58 mi.)
Whitewater, WI (18.62 mi.)
Fort Atkinson, WI (19.36 mi.)
Cambridge, WI (19.96 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 53545, 53546, 53548
Latitude : 42.694544
Longitude : -89.131905
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 953 ft.
Area Code(s) : 608

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.44
Male Population Estimate : 46.92%
Female Population Estimate : 48.29%
Median Age : 38.1
Male Median Age : 36.8
Female Median Age : 39.4

White Population Estimate : 89.64%
Black Population Estimate : 3.17%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.81%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.51%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.67%
Other Population Estimate : 2.09%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Janesville specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Rock County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Rock County: About 231 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Rock County is about 17% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 20% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.