Green Bay, WI

Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

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2022 Population
328,011
0.435% 1-year growth
US Senator
Ron Johnson
Republican Party
US Senator
Tammy Baldwin
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
39.1
0.514% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
9.34%
0.771% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$74,208
7.62% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$220,000
16.5% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
171,733
0.325% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Green Bay, WI had a population of 328k people with a median age of 39.1 and a median household income of $74,208. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Green Bay, WI grew from 326,590 to 328,011, a 0.435% increase and its median household income grew from $68,952 to $74,208, a 7.62% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Green Bay, WI are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.6%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.6%), Two+ (Hispanic) (2.87%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.6%), and White (Hispanic) (2.52%).

None of the households in Green Bay, WI reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

97.2% of the residents in Green Bay, WI are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Green Bay, WI are Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (3,012 degrees awarded in 2022), University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (1,823 degrees), and Saint Norbert College (649 degrees).

In 2022, the median property value in Green Bay, WI was $220,000, and the homeownership rate was 68.5%.

Most people in Green Bay, WI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20 minutes. The average car ownership in Green Bay, WI was 2 cars per household.

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Population & Diversity

Green Bay, WI is home to a population of 328k people, from which 97.2% are citizens. As of 2022, 4.67% of Green Bay, WI residents were born outside of the country (15.3k people).

In 2022, there were 22.7 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (268k people) in Green Bay, WI than any other race or ethnicity. There were 11.8k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 9.4k Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

97.2%
2022 Citizenship
97%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 97.2% of Green Bay, WI residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Green Bay, WI was 97%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Green Bay, WI
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    268k ± 514
  2. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    11.8k ± 899
  3. Two+ (Hispanic)
    9.4k ± 1.34k
8.19%
Hispanic Population
26.9k people

In 2022, there were 22.7 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (268k people) in Green Bay, WI than any other race or ethnicity. There were 11.8k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 9.4k Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

8.19% of the people in Green Bay, WI are hispanic (26.9k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Green Bay, WI as a share of the total population.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    84,791 ± 7,097 people
  2. India
    23,051 ± 3,720 people
  3. China
    15,381 ± 3,041 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Wisconsin was Mexico, the natal country of 84,791 Wisconsin residents, followed by India with 23,051 and China with 15,381.

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Foreign-Born Population

4.67%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
15.3k people
4.93%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
16.1k people

As of 2022, 4.67% of Green Bay, WI residents (15.3k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Green Bay, WI was 4.93%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    6,387 ± 462
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    3,828 ± 509
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    2,236 ± 321

Green Bay, WI has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.67 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Green Bay, WI employs 172k people. The largest industries in Green Bay, WI are Manufacturing (31,628 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (24,194 people), and Retail Trade (17,738 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($91,397), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($64,514), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($63,838).

Males in Wisconsin have an average income that is 1.32 times higher than the average income of females, which is $58,062. The income inequality in Wisconsin (measured using the Gini index) is 0.443, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

172k
2022 Value
± 2,958
0.325%
1 Year growth
± 2.43%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Green Bay, WI grew at a rate of 0.325%, from 171k employees to 172k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Green Bay, WI, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (18,523 people), Production Occupations (18,093 people), and Management Occupations (16,269 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Green Bay, WI.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

172k
2022 Value
± 2,958
0.325%
1 Year growth
± 2.43%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Green Bay, WI grew at a rate of 0.325%, from 171k employees to 172k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Green Bay, WI, are Manufacturing (31,628 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (24,194 people), and Retail Trade (17,738 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Green Bay, WI, though some of these residents may live in Green Bay, WI and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$52,776
Median earning men ± $1,090
$36,380
Median earning women ± $862

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Public Administration ($72,007), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($66,229), and Manufacturing ($59,083).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($56,088), Public Administration ($49,382), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($45,050).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
1.6%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 2.95M people employed in Wisconsin. This represents a 1.6% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 13.3%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Wisconsin.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 2,749
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 2,183
    Manufacturing
  3. 2,075
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Wisconsin went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 49.4% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (48.8%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.17%).

Ron Johnson and Tammy Baldwin are the senators currently representing the state of Wisconsin. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Wisconsin is currently represented by 8 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Wisconsin

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Ron Johnson
Senator from Wisconsin3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Tammy Baldwin
Senator from Wisconsin1
Assumed office on January 3, 2013

Ron Johnson and Tammy Baldwin are the senators currently representing Wisconsin.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Wisconsin over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Wisconsin

Wisconsin is currently represented by 8 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Wisconsin have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Green Bay, WI awarded 6,069 degrees. The student population of Green Bay, WI in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 9,011 male students and 14,515 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Green Bay, WI are White (4,993 and 82.6%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (409 and 6.77%), Asian (214 and 3.54%), and Two or More Races (152 and 2.51%).

The largest universities in Green Bay, WI by number of degrees awarded are Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (3,012 and 49.6%), University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (1,823 and 30%), and Saint Norbert College (649 and 10.7%).

The most popular majors in Green Bay, WI are Nursing Assistant & Patient Care Assistant (475 and 7.83%), Registered Nursing (465 and 7.66%), and General Business Administration & Management (354 and 5.83%).

The median tuition costs in Green Bay, WI are $31,677 for private four year colleges, and $6,298 and $14,516 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

University
Measure

In 2022 in Green Bay, WI, the percentage of applicants admitted was 87.2%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 19.5%. The number of students enrolled in 2022 was 23,526 (38.3% men and 61.7% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2022 there were 23,526 students enrolled in Green Bay, WI, 38.3% men and 61.7% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 18,139 records, of which 61.6% were women and 38.4% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 211 degrees awarded
  2. 244 degrees awarded
  3. 223 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Green Bay, WI was Registered Nursing with 211 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Green Bay, WI according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 3,012 degrees awarded
  2. 1,823 degrees awarded
  3. 649 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Northeast Wisconsin Technical College with 3,012 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2022, 1,959 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Green Bay, WI, which is 0.477 times less than the 4,110 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 4,993 degrees mean that there were 12.2 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 409 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($31,677) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Private for-profit, 4-year or above ($1,843) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($2,096) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.697% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.597% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (1.41M), Some college (1.02M), and Bachelors Degree (921k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Green Bay, WI was $220,000 in 2022, which is 0.78 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $188,800 to $220,000, a 16.5% increase. The homeownership rate in Green Bay, WI is 68.5%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Green Bay, WI have an average commute time of 20 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Green Bay, WI is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Green Bay, WI is $74,208. In 2022, the county with the highest Median Household Income in Green Bay, WI was Waukesha County, WI with a value of $101,639, followed by St. Croix County, WI and Ozaukee County, WI, with respective values of $97,950 and $92,258.

Property

$220,000
Median Property Value 2022
±$2,502
$91,521
Median Property Taxes
±$1,965

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Green Bay, WI the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Green Bay, WI compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

68.5%
Homeownership
2022
64.2%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 68.5% of the housing units in Green Bay, WI were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 68%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

In 2022, the county with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Green Bay, WI was Waukesha County, WI with a value of $101,639, followed by St. Croix County, WI and Ozaukee County, WI, with respective values of $97,950 and $92,258.

The following map shows all of the counties in Green Bay, WI colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$74,208
Median Household Income
± $1,207
134k
Number of Households
± 2,649

In 2022, the median household income of the 134k households in Green Bay, WI grew to $74,208 from the previous year's value of $68,952.

The following chart displays the households in Green Bay, WI distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Green Bay, WI is from Wisconsin.
0.443
2022 Wage GINI in Wisconsin
0.443
2021 Wage GINI in Wisconsin

In 2022, the income inequality in Wisconsin was 0.443 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.043% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Wisconsin was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Wisconsin in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (80%)
  2. Worked At Home (9%)
  3. Carpooled (7.87%)

In 2022, 80% of workers in Green Bay, WI drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (9%) and those who carpooled to work (7.87%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

20 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Green Bay, WI have a shorter commute time (20 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 1.48% of the workforce in Green Bay, WI have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Green Bay, WI distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Green Bay, WI have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

9.34% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Green Bay, WI (29.9k out of 320k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Females 55 - 64.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Green Bay, WI is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

94.8% of the population of Green Bay, WI has health coverage, with 56.3% on employee plans, 13.2% on Medicaid, 13.3% on Medicare, 10.9% on non-group plans, and 1.14% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Wisconsin see 1255 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.947% decrease from the previous year (1267 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1395 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 441 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,255 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Wisconsin

Primary care physicians in Wisconsin see an average of 1,255 patients per year. This represents a 0.947% decrease from the previous year (1,267 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Wisconsin in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 24.4% under 18 years, 20.1% between 18 and 34 years, 39.1% between 35 and 64 years, and 16.5% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.7% were men and 50.3% were women.

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Uninsured People

5.21%
Uninsured
56.3%
Employer Coverage
13.2%
Medicaid
13.3%
Medicare
10.9%
Non-Group
1.14%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Green Bay, WI grew by 1.41% from 5.14% to 5.21%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Green Bay, WI changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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