Eagle River Vilas County, Wisconsin

Eagle River: City in and county seat of Vilas County, Wisconsin, United States

About

Eagle River is a city located in the county of Vilas in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,398 and a population density of 165 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,582 inhabitants.

Eagle River Quick Facts

Population : 1,582 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Wisconsin (United States)
County : Vilas County
Postal code : 54521
Area : 8.48 km2
Altitude : 1,647 feet / 502 meters
Capital city : Eagle River is capital of Vilas County
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 19:02:51 (6th October 2022)
Density : 187 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 11.63% (2010-2020)
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Location of Eagle River on Wisconsin map.
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Geography

Eagle River is located at 45°55'2"N 89°14'39"W (45.9171800, -89.2443000).

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Demographics

The population of Eagle River increased by 11.63% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,398 - census
2011 1,392 -0.43% estimation process
2012 1,375 -1.24% estimation process
2013 1,340 -2.61% estimation process
2014 1,361 1.54% estimation process
2015 1,369 0.58% estimation process
2016 1,423 3.79% estimation process
2017 1,498 5.01% estimation process
2018 1,527 1.9% estimation process
2019 1,592 4.08% estimation process
2020 1,582 -0.63% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 10,075
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 9,760
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 3.2%
April 1, 2020 Population : 10,056
April 1, 2010 Population : 9,841
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.2%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 21.0%
People over 65 (%) : 22.7%
Female persons, % : 49.5%
White only, percent : 93.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 3.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.1%
Asians alone % : 0.3%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 2.1%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 92.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 683
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 52.7%

Eagle River zip code is 54521. County name: Vilas, County fips: 55125

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 52.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $165,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,198
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $417
2015-2019 median gross rent : $702
2015-2019 Households : 4,417
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.23
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 84.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 83.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 76.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 84.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 15.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 54.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 46.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 36,560
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 37,142
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 980,084
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 401,555
2012 total retail sales per capita : $40,676
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $44,170
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $25,919
Percentage of people living in poverty : 17.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 914
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 580
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 185
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 43
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 779
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 131
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 688
2010 population per square mile : 860.8
2010 land area in square miles : 11.43

People born in Eagle River (7)

People born in Eagle River, including ice hockey player Shawn Carter, politician Jim Holperin, swimmer Karen Burton, .

List

  • Robert Peters (American poet, critic, scholar, playwright, editor and actor (1924-2014)) he was born in 20/10/1924
  • Paige Decker (American racing driver) she was born in 20/03/1993
  • Claire Decker (American racing driver) she was born in 22/02/1995
  • Natalie Decker (stock car racing driver) she was born in 25/07/1997

Schools in Eagle River

College & universities near Eagle River, WI

Code Name City ZIP
239442 Nicolet Area Technical College Rhinelander (WI) 54501-0518

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Eagle River, WI

Code Name Address Type
WSU Wausau, Wisconsin 2415 Trailwood Lane BUS
WSJ Wausau, WI 555 Jefferson Street BUS
LAN L'Anse, MI 102 North Main Street BUS

Post offices near Eagle River

Post Office Name City ZIP
Eagle River Post Office Eagle River (WI) 54521

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Vilas County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Vilas County , WI.

City Name Population Title
Lac du Flambeau 3,517 Census designated place
Arbor Vitae 3,453 Civil town in Vilas County, Wisconsin
Saint Germain 2,166 Saint Germain is a city in Vilas County, Wisconsin
Phelps 1,291 Town in Vilas County, Wisconsin, United States
Conover 1,265 Civil town in Vilas County, Wisconsin
Boulder Junction 971 Civil town in Vilas County, Wisconsin
Presque Isle 617 Human settlement in Vilas County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Manitowish Waters 582 Town in Vilas County, Wisconsin, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Eagle River distances to largest Wisconsin cities