Wisconsin Rapids Information

Wisconsin Rapids Information

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

General Wisconsin Rapids Information

State: Wisconsin

County: Wood County

Close cities: Lake Wazeecha, WI, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, Rudolph, WI, Port Edwards, WI, Bancroft, WI, Biron, WI, Nekoosa, WI, Vesper, WI

Wisconsin Rapids Population (census data)
Total 17,493 (-4.3% since 2000)
Male 8,289 (47.4%)
Female 9,204 (52.6%)

Population Density: 1,319 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.5 (US Avg is 100)

Wisconsin Rapids Elevation: 1,028 feet above sea level

Land Area: 13.3 square miles

Median Household Income: $42,381

Zip Codes: 54494, and 54495.

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Wisconsin Rapids Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (93.3%)
  • Other Asian (2.9%)
  • American Indian (1.3%)
  • Hispanic (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (44.4%)
  • Polish (11.8%)
  • Irish (10.6%)
  • Norwegian (7.3%)
  • English (6.6%)
  • United States (4.7%)
Foriegn Born: 528 people (3.0%)
  • Asia (100.0%)

Local Wisconsin Rapids Sports Teams

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

Wisconsin Rapids School Information

High Schools
East Junior High (311 Lincoln Street, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, 54494 - Wisconsin Rapids District)
Lincoln High (1801 16th Street S, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, 54494 - Wisconsin Rapids District)
River Cities High School (680 W Grand Avenue, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, 54495 - Wisconsin Rapids District)
West Junior High (1921 27th Avenue S, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, 54495 - Wisconsin Rapids District)
Elementary Schools
Childrens Choice Elementary (2390 48th Street S, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, 54494 - Wisconsin Rapids District)
Grant Elementary (8511 County Road Ww, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, 54494 - Wisconsin Rapids District)
Grove Elementary (471 Grove Avenue, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, 54494 - Wisconsin Rapids District)
Howe Elementary (221 8th Street N, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, 54494 - Wisconsin Rapids District)
Mead Elementary (241 17th Avenue S, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, 54495 - Wisconsin Rapids District)
Pitsch Elementary (501 17th Street S, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, 54494 - Wisconsin Rapids District)
Washington Elementary (2911 Washington Street, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, 54494 - Wisconsin Rapids District)
Woodside Elementary (611 Two Mile Avenue, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, 54494 - Wisconsin Rapids District)
Other/Private Schools
WRPS Four-Year-Old Kindergarten (510 Peach Street, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, 54494 - Wisconsin Rapids District)

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