Wausau Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Wausau, WI

General Wausau Information

State: Wisconsin

County: Marathon County

Close cities: Rib Mountain, WI, Brokaw, WI, Schofield, WI, Ringle, WI, Lublin, WI, Marathon City, WI, Evergreen, WI, Rothschild, WI, Marathon, WI, Merrill, WI, Weston, WI

Wausau Population (census data)
Total 38,054 (-1.1% since 2000)
Male 18,282 (48.0%)
Female 19,772 (52.0%)

Population Density: 2,308 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.0 (US Avg is 100)

Wausau Elevation: 1,210 feet above sea level

Land Area: 16.5 square miles

Median Household Income: $43,528

Zip Codes: 54402, 54403, and 54401.

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Wausau Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (85.4%)
  • Other Asian (10.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
  • Black (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (46.7%)
  • Polish (12.1%)
  • Irish (8.1%)
  • Norwegian (6.4%)
  • English (5.0%)
  • French (4.6%)
Foriegn Born: 3,209 people (8.4%)
  • Asia (100.0%)

Local Wausau Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Milwaukee Brewers
NFL Football: Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings
NBA Basketball: Milwaukee Bucks
NHL Hockey: Minnesota Wild
NCAA Sports: University of Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin

Wausau School Information

High Schools
East High (2607 N 18th Street, Wausau, WI, 54403 - Wausau District)
West High (1200 W Wausau Avenue, Wausau, WI, 54401 - Wausau District)
Middle Schools
Horace Mann Middle (3101 N 13th Street, Wausau, WI, 54403 - Wausau District)
John Muir Middle (1400 West Stewart Avenue, Wausau, WI, 54401 - Wausau District)
Elementary Schools
Franklin Elementary (1509 North 5th Street, Wausau, WI, 54403 - Wausau District)
G D Jones Elementary (1018 S 12th Avenue, Wausau, WI, 54401 - Wausau District)
Grant Elementary (500 N 4th Avenue, Wausau, WI, 54401 - Wausau District)
Hawthorn Hills Elementary (1600 Kickbusch Street, Wausau, WI, 54403 - Wausau District)
Hewitt-Texas Elementary (T10331 Quarry Road, Wausau, WI, 54403 - Wausau District)
John Marshall Elementary (1918 Lamont Street, Wausau, WI, 54403 - Wausau District)
Lincoln Elementary (720 S 6th Avenue, Wausau, WI, 54401 - Wausau District)
Maine Elementary (5901 N 44th Avenue, Wausau, WI, 54401 - Wausau District)
Rib Mountain Elementary (2701 Robin Lane, Wausau, WI, 54401 - Wausau District)
Riverview Elementary (4303 Troy Street, Wausau, WI, 54403 - Wausau District)
South Mountain Elementary (5400 Bittersweet Road, Wausau, WI, 54401 - Wausau District)
Stettin Elementary (109 North 56th Avenue, Wausau, WI, 54401 - Wausau District)
Thomas Jefferson Elementary (500 W Randolph Street, Wausau, WI, 54401 - Wausau District)
Other/Private Schools
A C Kiefer Educational Center (700 W Strowbridge Street, Wausau, WI, 54401 - Wausau District)
New Horizons Charter School (120 S 14th Street, Wausau, WI, 54401 - Wausau District)
Wausau Area Montessori Charter (3101 N 13th Street, Wausau, WI, 54403 - Wausau District)

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