According to the most recent Markesan Wisconsin demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Markesan depicts it has a Population 2021 of 1,251 which is the highest of all places in the greater Markesan region. Figure 3 uses the Markesan population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Markesan Wisconsin indicates a decline of 225 (15%).
The total Markesan Wisconsin greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Markesan indicates it has a Population Change of -15.2% which is the second smallest in order of population percent change of all the other places in the metropolitan area.
Looking at the Markesan population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Markesan Wisconsin depicts it has 537 people per square mile which is the third most of all other places in the area. The next higher when ranked by population density is Marquette 65.2% larger with population density of 887. The city with the highest population density in the area is Brandon which shows a people per square mile of 1,092 (about twice as large). Figure 6 provides Markesan demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Markesan shows it has a Median Age of 47.5 which is the second most of all the places in the metro area. The city with the highest overall median age of all people in the area is Kingston which shows an age of 49.9 (only about 5.1% larger).
The next demographic analysis (Figure 7) looks at large generational Markesan population groups (and can be useful internet research for employment related research or identifying areas with retirees). Key findings in this chart includes that Markesan Wisconsin has the smallest proportion of people between 20 and 29 years old at 10.6% of the total. Second, it has one of the largest proportions of people between 60 and 69 years old at 19.4% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger city being Green Lake with 21.3%.
Figure 8 illustrates the overall diversity breakdown for Markesan population and ethnicity groups in the area. (note: Hispanic/Latino is broken out separately in the next diagram and also the group denoted as Native ethnicity includes Native American, and Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander.) Markesan Wisconsin has the largest proportion of White population at 5.3% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 9 shows the Markesan Wisconsin Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Markesan depicts it has a Hispanic or Latino of 11.6% which is is the uppermost of the places in the greater Markesan region.
Markesan Wisconsin Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Markesan households. Markesan shows it has a Family Size of 2.7 which is the second smallest as measured by average family size of all the other places in the area. The city with the highest average family size in the area is Fairwater which depicts an average family size of 4.3 (59.0% larger).
Looking at Markesan households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Markesan depicts it has a Married-couple family of 78% which is less than most other places in the area. The city with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Friesland which shows a husband and wife family percent of 89% (15.1% larger).
The next section of charts provide a detailed look at mothers and baby births that occurred over the past 12 months. Figure 13 shows the rate of women aged 15 to 50 years old who have given birth. Markesan depicts it has a Birth Rate of 5.8% which is the third most percent of women who have given birth of all other places in the greater Markesan region. The city with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is Green Lake which shows a birth rate of 9.2% (59.2% larger). Figure 14 shows the breakdown of the mother's age for all baby births that occurred in the last 12 months and has the percentage of percent of births to mothers aged 20 to 24 in the mid point range of other places in the local area at 21% of the total. Second, it has one of the largest proportions of percent of births to mothers aged 25 to 29 at 79% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger city being Kingston with 100%.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Markesan households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Markesan shows it has a Total Single People of 46% which is in the mid range of other places in the greater region. The city with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Green Lake which shows a percent single of 63% (37.9% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Markesan is about 9.0% smaller. Also, in comparison with the state of Wisconsin, percent of people who are single for any reason of 49%, Markesan is about 6.8% smaller.
The next diagram (Figure 18) shows the year of entry that non citizens entered the United States. The year of entry can show the rate of flow at various points of time in the past for when they entered the U.S. it has one of the largest proportions of non citizens who entered the US between 2000 to 2009 at 75% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger city being Kingston with 100%. Second, it has one of the largest proportions of non citizens who entered the US before 1990 at 25% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger city being Green Lake with 27%.
Markesan Wisconsin Birthplace Demographic Charts
Figure 19 looks at the detailed country of origin demographic research for foreign-born people in this place. Click column to sort.
For comparison purposes, Figure 20 shows detailed statistic data for the entire United States. In particular, this diagram breaks down the detailed country of origin foreign-born people in the entire U.S. in order to compare with the data provided in the prior diagram which shows only for the local area. Both this diagram and the prior diagram are sorted the same way to facilitate comparison between the two. Click column to sort.
Cities marked with an asterisk ("*") should resemble a city or town but do not have their own government (i.e. Mayor, City Council, etc.) These places should be recognizable by the local community but their boundaries have no legal status. Technically these include both Census Designated Places (CDP) and Census County Divisions (CCD) which are defined by the Census Bureau along with local authorities. (For more information, see:
Census Designated Place or "CDP")
and Census County Division "CCD".)
For comparison purposes, the US national average and the state average value are provided. Additionally, the "Combined Statistical Area" or CSA is shown that is closest to the city, county, or zip code shown. A CSA is a large grouping of adjacent metropolitan areas that identified by the Census Bureau based on social and economic ties. (See: Combined Statistical Area)
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