Independence is located in west Wisconsin. Independence is between the Trempealeau, Buffalo county. Independence has 1.27 square miles of land area and 0.04 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Independence population is 1,557, which has grown 25.16% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 6.73% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Independence median household income is $34,415 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 25.65% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 20.43% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Independence median house value is $105,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 69.40% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 47.86% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Independence is close to the state average in quality. The Independence area code is 715.