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Mercer, WI Population and Races

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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Mercer is 585. The Mercer population density is 106.78 people per square mile, which is higher than the state average density of 87.40 people per square mile and is higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Mercer is white, which represent 99.15% of the total population. The average Mercer education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 585. #494

Population Growth Since 2006-2010, see rank

Mercer, WI

*The Mercer, WI population growth rate is since 2006-2010. The Wisconsin and U.S population growth rate is since 2000.

Population Density, #711

Mercer, WI
106.78 per square mile
87.40 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:580 (99.15%, #139)
Black:0 (0.00%, #386)
Hispanic:0 (0.00%, #586)
Asian:0 (0.00%, #376)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):0 (0.00%, #402)
One Race, Other:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Two or More Races:5 (0.85%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

544 (92.99%) out of the total population of 585 reported first ancestry.

 Mercer, WI% of the Total PopulationWisconsinU.S.
Arab20.34%, see rank0.23%0.56%
Czech213.59%, see rank1.61%0.47%
Danish447.52%, see rank1.04%0.42%
Dutch122.05%, see rank2.51%1.40%
English6210.60%, see rank5.83%8.02%
French376.32%, see rank4.24%3.34%
German19032.48%, see rank41.77%15.03%
Greek244.10%, see rank0.28%0.41%
Hungarian101.71%, see rank0.41%0.46%
Irish518.72%, see rank11.03%10.80%
Italian8113.85%, see rank3.48%5.52%
Norwegian5910.09%, see rank7.74%1.42%
Polish12922.05%, see rank8.91%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.05%0.44%
Russian91.54%, see rank0.65%0.92%
Scotch-Irish183.08%, see rank0.43%0.99%
Scottish101.71%, see rank1.07%1.72%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank0.47%0.95%
Swedish325.47%, see rank2.56%1.27%
Swiss30.51%, see rank1.03%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.17%0.31%
American172.91%, see rank3.75%7.12%
Welsh50.85%, see rank0.48%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 295 (50.43%, see rank)
Females: 290 (49.57%, see rank)

Mercer, WI
Male: 50.43%
Female: 49.57%
Male: 49.65%
Female: 50.35%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Mercer, WI
56.40 years old
38.80 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Mercer, WI
53.00 years old
37.70 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Mercer, WI
58.40 years old
40.00 years old
38.80 years old

 Mercer, WI% of the Total PopulationWisconsinU.S.
Under 5 years81.37%, see rank6.07%6.36%
5 to 9 years122.05%, see rank6.39%6.51%
10 to 14 years406.84%, see rank6.55%6.59%
15 to 19 years162.74%, see rank6.85%6.85%
20 to 24 years6611.28%, see rank6.87%7.13%
25 to 34 years50.85%, see rank12.72%13.47%
35 to 44 years427.18%, see rank12.29%12.96%
45 to 54 years9516.24%, see rank14.81%14.09%
55 to 64 years11820.17%, see rank13.05%12.29%
65 to 74 years7112.14%, see rank7.68%7.64%
75 to 84 7813.33%, see rank4.57%4.25%
85 years and over345.81%, see rank2.14%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Mercer, WIWisconsinU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population443, 100%3,850,995209,056,129
Less Than High School23, 5.19%, see rank9.25%13.67%
High School Graduate205, 46.28%, see rank32.38%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree144, 32.51%, see rank30.95%29.09%
Bachelor Degree39, 8.80%, see rank18.10%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree32, 7.22%, see rank9.32%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.30, see rank13.6313.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Mercer, WI WisconsinU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)43100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank85.33%14.67%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)25100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank91.09%8.91%90.60%9.40%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Mercer, WIWisconsinU.S.
Total Households317, 100%2,293,250116,211,092
Average Household Size1.85, see rank2.432.63
1 Person Households121, 38.17%, see rank28.96%27.57%
2 or More Person Households196, 61.83%, see rank71.04%72.43%
Family Households (Families)183, 57.73%, see rank64.07%66.22%
Average Family Size2.40, see rank3.083.32
Married-Couple Family125, 39.43%, see rank49.59%48.42%
Nonfamily Households134, 42.27%, see rank35.93%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Mercer, WI%WisconsinU.S.
15 Years and Over Total525see rank4,636,393252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over255100%, see rank2,285,427123,281,364
Never Married8834.51%, see rank34.29%35.77%
Married13151.37%, see rank53.21%52.04%
Widowed239.02%, see rank2.53%2.57%
Divorced135.10%, see rank9.97%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over270100%, see rank2,350,966129,692,771
Never Married4014.81%, see rank28.27%29.48%
Married13650.37%, see rank51.35%49.19%
Widowed5620.74%, see rank8.95%9.16%
Divorced3814.07%, see rank11.43%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Mercer, WI%WisconsinU.S.
Native585100.00%, see rank95.31%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence34158.29%, see rank71.62%58.73%
Born in Different State24441.71%, see rank22.93%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
00.00%, see rank0.76%1.42%
Foreign Born00.00%, see rank4.69%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship00.00%, see rank2.00%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship00.00%, see rank2.69%7.09%
Born In Europe00.00%, see rank0.85%1.53%
Born In Asia00.00%, see rank1.58%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.17%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.02%0.07%
Born In Latin America00.00%, see rank1.95%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.12%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Mercer, WI%WisconsinU.S.
English30696.53%, see rank90.83%79.39%
Spanish61.89%, see rank4.56%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages00.00%, see rank2.77%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages51.58%, see rank1.45%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.39%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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