WI

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

About Waunakee, WI

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

The total City Population for Waunakee is about 14,052 with about 761 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 21,136.

The Average Home Value is $322,100.00, which is roughly 48% higher than the Average Home Value of $168,872.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 41% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $104,489.00, which is roughly 43% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $59,462.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 45% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Waunakee is about 3.3%.

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

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

Dane, WI (5.34 mi.)
Windsor, WI (5.67 mi.)
De Forest, WI (7.02 mi.)
Arlington, WI (7.66 mi.)
Madison, WI (7.93 mi.)
Cross Plains, WI (10.34 mi.)
Monona, WI (10.61 mi.)
Sun Prairie, WI (11.62 mi.)
Lodi, WI (11.67 mi.)
Mc Farland, WI (14.29 mi.)
Verona, WI (14.35 mi.)
Poynette, WI (14.79 mi.)
Cottage Grove, WI (14.81 mi.)
Black Earth, WI (15.18 mi.)
Mazomanie, WI (15.52 mi.)
Sauk City, WI (15.79 mi.)
Prairie du Sac, WI (16.25 mi.)
Pr du Sac, WI (16.25 mi.)
Merrimac, WI (17.46 mi.)
Oregon, WI (17.51 mi.)
Fitchburg, WI (17.51 mi.)
Marshall, WI (18.86 mi.)
Mount Horeb, WI (19.73 mi.)
Deerfield, WI (19.88 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 53597
Latitude : 43.184638
Longitude : -89.471552
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 943 ft.
Area Code(s) : 608

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.66
Male Population Estimate : 39.00%
Female Population Estimate : 40.69%
Median Age : 40.0
Male Median Age : 39.5
Female Median Age : 40.5

White Population Estimate : 77.25%
Black Population Estimate : 1.14%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.99%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.28%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.37%
Other Population Estimate : 0.56%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Waunakee 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.