WI

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

About Watertown, WI

Watertown, WI is located in Jefferson County in the state of Wisconsin.

The total City Population for Watertown is about 22,973 with about 750 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 31,134.

The Average Home Value is $163,400.00, which is roughly 3% lower than the Average Home Value of $168,872.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 13% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $54,026.00, which is roughly 9% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $59,462.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 6% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Watertown is about 4.3%.

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

Jefferson County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 26.86% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 56.71%
Democratic: 41.48%
Libertarian: 1.32%
Other: 0.47%
Green: 0.02%


Nearby Locations

Watertown, WI (1.25 mi.)
Ixonia, WI (7.89 mi.)
Helenville, WI (9.12 mi.)
Reeseville, WI (10.07 mi.)
Lowell, WI (11.48 mi.)
Lake Mills, WI (12.03 mi.)
Hustisford, WI (12.37 mi.)
Waterloo, WI (13.07 mi.)
Neosho, WI (13.15 mi.)
Jefferson, WI (13.23 mi.)
Summit, WI (13.54 mi.)
Oconomowoc, WI (13.54 mi.)
Sullivan, WI (13.71 mi.)
Juneau, WI (14.50 mi.)
Okauchee, WI (14.98 mi.)
Woodland, WI (16.13 mi.)
Nashotah, WI (16.85 mi.)
Iron Ridge, WI (17.16 mi.)
Marshall, WI (17.77 mi.)
Rubicon, WI (17.81 mi.)
Delafield, WI (18.30 mi.)
Columbus, WI (18.50 mi.)
Horicon, WI (18.73 mi.)
Dousman, WI (19.02 mi.)
Fort Atkinson, WI (19.14 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 53094, 53098
Latitude : 43.132397
Longitude : -88.726081
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 840 ft.
Area Code(s) : 920

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.49
Male Population Estimate : 49.19%
Female Population Estimate : 50.81%
Median Age : 38.9
Male Median Age : 37.8
Female Median Age : 40.0

White Population Estimate : 96.07%
Black Population Estimate : 1.14%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 5.97%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.99%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.07%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.61%
Other Population Estimate : 2.44%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Watertown specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Jefferson County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Jefferson County: About 148 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Jefferson County is about 49% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.