Walworth County Data Profile

Population/Demographics
Population (1,6)
2000 2010 2013
Walworth County 93,759 102,228 102,945
         
Municipalities (ranked by population)



Whitewater, city 13,437 14,390 14,732
Elkhorn, city
5,337
10.084 9,963
Delavan, city  7,956 8,463 8,448  
Lake Geneva, city  7,148 7,651 7,710  
Bloomfield, village
N.A.
4,646
 4,644  
East Troy, village  3,564 4,281 4,293  
Genoa City, village  1,949 3,042 3,044  
Walworth, village
2,304
2,816
 2,822  
Williams Bay, village  2,415 2,564 2,599  
Fontana on Geneva Lake, village  1,754 1,672 1,692  
Sharon, village
1,549
1,605
1,602
 
Darien, village  1,572 1,580 1,593  
         
Population/Demographic Characteristics (1,6)
2000 2010 2013 % dist (13)
Population by age:



Total 93,759 102,228 102,945 100.0
14 & under 18,690 19,760 18,848 18.3
15 to 24 16,895 16,272 16,996 16.5
25 to 34 11,203 11,470 11,196 10.9
35 to 44 14,638 12,714 11,969 11.6
45 to 54 12,289 15,568 14,851 14.4
55 to 64 8,110 12,287 13,803 13.4
65 + 11,934 13,757 15,282 14.8
Median age 35.1 38.1 39.0





Population by sex:



Male 46,626 51,237 51,503 50.0
Female 47,133 50,991 51,442 50.0





Population by race:



White 91,471 98,681 98,949 96.1
Black/African American
808 1,074 1,216 1.2
American Indian 246 421 465 0.5
Asian 623 890 1,052 1.0
Native Hawaiian 24 58 63 0.1
Two or more 587 1,104 1,200 1.2





Hispanic/Latino (2) 6,136 10,578 11,223 10.9





Housing/Household Characteristics (1,6)
2000 2010 2013
Households 34,522 39,699 N.A.
Persons per household 2.57 2.51 N.A.





Housing Occupancy



All housing units 43,783 51,531 51,507
Occupied housing units 34,522 39,699 N.A.
Vacant housing units 9,261 11,832 N.A.





Housing Tenure



Occupied housing units 34,522 39,699 N.A.
Owner-occupied housing units 23,848 27,310 N.A.
Renter-occupied housing units 10,674 12,389 N.A.


Labor Force
Labor Market (3)
Labor Force Employment Unemployed % unemployed
2003 56,019 53,310 2,709 4.8
2004 55,999 53,531 2,468 4.4
2005 56,138 53,757 2,381 4.2
2006
56,407 53,988 2,419 4.3
2007 56,249  53,711  2,538
 4.5
2008
 56,517  53,858  2,659  4.7
2009
56,504 51,295 5,209  9.2
2010 55,398 50,441 4,957 8.9
2011 55,369 51,002 4,367  7.9
2012 55,208 51,220 3,988  7.2
2013 55,869 51,975 3,894  7.0





Payroll Employment by Industry (4)
2000 2010 2013 % dist. (13)
Total 38,512 37,173 39,070 100.0





Goods Producing 11,485 9,145 10,081 25.8
Natural resource & mining 162 282 357 0.9
Construction 1,863 1,242 1,027 2.6
Manufacturing 9,460 7,622 8,697 22.3





Service providing 27,027 28,028 28,989 74.2
Trade, transportation & utilities 6,700 6,362 6,466 16.5
Wholesale trade 1,382 1,185 1,202 3.1
Retail trade 3,995 4,033 4,262 10.9
Transp., warehousing & utilities 1,323 1,144 1,002 2.6
Information 530 234 269 0.7
Financial activities 1,025 1,221 1,211 3.1
Finance & insurance 749 929 786 2.0
Real estate, rental & leasing 276 292 425 1.1
Professional & business services 2,145 2,483 2,677 6.9
Professional & technical services 770 880 829 2.1
Management of companies 118 71 78 0.2
Administrative & waste services 1,257 1,532 1,770 4.5
Educational & health services 3,021 3,722 4,083 10.5
Educational services 203 190 207 0.5
Health care & social assistance 2,818 3,532 3,876 9.9
Leisure & hospitality 6,911 6,515 6,844

17.5

Arts, entertainment & recreation 927 1,000 1,110 2.8
Accommodation & food services 5,984 5,514 5,734 14.7
Other services, excluding public 1,127 1,184 1,197 3.1
Government 5,568 6,301 6,242 16.0





Employment by Occupation (5)
2009-2013 % dist.

Employed population 16 years and over 51,863 100.0

Management occupations 5,144 9.9

Business & financial operations occupations 1,683 3.2

Computer & mathematical occupations 695 1.3

Architecture & engineering occupations 954 1.8

Life, physical & social science occupations 374 0.7

Community & social services occupations 759 1.5

Legal occupations 194 0.4

Education, training & library occupations 3,227 6.2

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, & media occ. 744 1.4

Healthcare Practitioner & technical occupations 2,193 4.2

Healthcare support occupations 1,253 2.4

Protective service occupations 756 1.5

Food preparation & serving related occupations 3,202 6.2

Building & grounds cleaning & maintenance occ. 2,626 5.1

Personal care & service occupations 1,755 3.4

Sales & related occupations 5,870 11.3

Office & administrative support occupations 6,590 12.7

Farming, fishing & forestry occupations 509 1.0

Construction & extractive occupations 2,849 5.5

Installation, maintenance & repair occupations 1,915 3.7

Production occupations 5,389 10.4

Transportation & material moving occupations 3,182 6.1






Worker Earnings by Industry - 2013 (4)
Employment Wages
(000)
Annual
average
earnings
Average
weekly
earnings
Total 39,070 $1,347,308 $34,485 $663





Goods Producing 10,081 464,166 46,044 885
Natural resource & mining 357 11,420 32,011 616
Construction 1,027 42,738 41,608 800
Manufacturing 8,697 410,008 47,144 907





Service providing 28,989 883,142 30,465 586
Trade, transportation & utilities 6,466 205,049 31,714 610
Wholesale trade 1,202 67,520 56,169 1,080
Retail trade 4,262 99,578 23,366 449
Transp., warehousing & utilities 1,002 37,951 37,875 728
Information 269 8,792 32,672 628
Financial activities 1,211 46,498 38,391 738
Finance & insurance 786 34,002 43,251 832
Real estate, rental & leasing 425 12,496 29,402 565
Professional & business services 2,677 85,812 32,053 616
Professional & technical services 829 34,132 41,181 792
Management of companies 78 8,267 106,097 2,040
Administrative & waste services 1,770 43,414 24,522 472
Educational & health services 4,083 127,054 31,120 598
Educational services 207 6,502 31,411 604
Health care & social assistance 3,876 120,552 31,105 598
Leisure & hospitality 6,844 115,804 16,920 325
Arts, entertainment & recreation 1,110 22,502 20,267 390
Accommodation & food services 5,734 93,302 16,272 313
Other services, excluding public 1,197 27,143 22,674 436
Government 6,242 266,990 42,773 823


Education
Educational Attainment (6)
2009-2013 % dist.



Population 25 years & over 66,810 100.0


Less than 9th grade 2,364 3.5


9th to 12th grade, no diploma 4,262 6.4


High school graduate (incl. equivalency) 21,621 32.4


Some college, no degree 15,214 22.8


Associates degree 5,850 8.8


Bachelor’s degree 11,432 17.1


Graduate or professional degree 6,067 9.1








% high school graduate or higher 90.1



% bachelor’s degree or higher 26.2









Primary & Secondary Education (7)
Private Public Total

Enrollment (13-14) 1,296 16,188 17,484

High School Graduates (12-13) 30 1,155 1,185







Public School Districts with High Schools (8)





District (grade span) Enrollment
13/14
Student teacher ratio 13/14 Current expenditure per student 12/13 Graduates 12/13 ACT composite score 13/14
Big Foot UHS (9-12) 535 11.5 $12,632 121 22.1
Delavan-Darien (PK-12) 2,460 13.0 9,404 157 19.9
East Troy Community (PK-12) 1,650 14.8 9,431 124 22.7
Elkhorn Area (PK-12) 3,169 14.1 8,966 216 21.8
Lake Geneva-Genoa City UHS (9-12) 1,491 14.4 10,801 366 22.9
Whitewater (K-12) 1,943 12.0 10,974 141 23.8
Williams Bay (K-12) 636 12.3 11,944 30 26.1


Economy/Income
Personal Income (9)
Total (000) Per Capita  
2003 $2,853,527 $29,391  
2004 2,995,476 30,526  
2005 3,108,075 31,128  
2006 3,293,483 32,600  
2007
3,438,561 33,894  
2008
3,517,001 34,509  
2009
3,461,833 33,914  
2010
3,513,422
34,390
 
2011
3,721,624
36,188
 
2012
3,881,488
37,659
 
2013  3,970,211  38,566  



 
Private Nonfarm Establishments (10)
2000 2010  2012
Total 2,585 2,638 2,621



 
Goods Producing 581 521  524
Natural resource & mining 14 10 14
Construction 350 315 302
Manufacturing 217 196 208



 
Service providing 2,004 2,117 2,097
Trade, transportation & utilities 596 592 579
Wholesale trade 117 120 120
Retail trade 375 381 359
Transp., warehousing & utilities 104 91 100
Information 37 32 34
Financial activities 204 223 231
Finance & insurance 114 139  143
Real estate, rental & leasing 90 84 88
Professional & business services 323 367 374
Professional & technical services 178 198 190
Management of companies 9 18  15
Administrative & waste services 136 151  169
Educational & health services 241 256 253
Educational services 26 32 35
Health care & social assistance 215 224 218
Leisure & hospitality 313 367  357
Arts, entertainment & recreation 58 70 61
Accommodation & food services 255 297  296
Other services, excluding public 257 276  268
Unclassified & auxiliary 33 4 1



 
Private establishments 1,000+ employees 0 1  1



 
Selected Economic Statistics

 
Median household income (2013) ($) (11)
52,057
 
% of population in poverty (2013) (11)
12.8
 



 
Manufacturing shipments (2007) ($000) (12)
2,247,440
 
Wholesalers, merchant, sales (2007) ($000) (12)
1,124,627
 
Retail sales (2007) ($000) (12)
1,091,166
 
Retail sales per capita (2007) ($) (12)
10,886
 


Major Private Sector Employers (13)
Company Product or service Employment range
Grand Geneva Resort & Spa Resort hotel 500-999
Wal-Mart Discount department stores
500-999
Miniature Precision Components Inc.
Thermoplastic components
500-999
Pentair Water
Pumps & pumping equipment
500-999
Aurora Health Care Health care services 500-999
Agrilink Foods
Frozen vegetables
250-499
Alpine Valley
Resort hotel
 250-499
Waukesha Cherry-Burrell Pumps & pumping equipment 250-499
Abbey Resort Resort hotel 250-499
Lake Lawn Resort
Resort hotel
250-499
Notes & Sources
(1) U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates, www.census.gov/popest/estimates.php
(2) Persons of Hispanic/Latino origin may be of any race
(3) U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS), www.bls.gov/lau/home.htm
(4) U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Quarterly Census of Employment & Wages (QCEW), www.bls.gov/cew/home.htm
(5) U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics (OES), www.bls.gov/oes/home.htm
(6) U.S. Census Bureau, 1990 & 2000 Decennial Census, factfinder.census.gov
(7) Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, dpi.wi.gov/sig/dm-demographics.html
(8) Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, data.dpi.state.wi.us/data/selschool.asp
(9) U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, Regional Economic Accounts, www.bea.gov/bea/regional/reis
(10) U.S. Census Bureau, County Business Patterns, www.census.gov/epcd/cbp/view/cbpview.html
(11) U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, www.census.gov/acs/www/
(12) U.S. Census Bureau, 2007 Economic Census, www.census.gov/econ/census07
(13) Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development, dwd.wisconsin.gov/oes/largest_employers