Sauk City, WI Demographics


Population (year 2000): 3,109. Estimated population in July 2005: 3,006 (-3.3% change)
Males: 1,493 (48.0%), Females: 1,616 (52.0%)

Sauk County

Zip code: 53583

Median resident age: 38.4 years
Median household income: $36,378 (year 2000)
Median house value: $112,600 (year 2000)

Races in Sauk City:

  • White Non-Hispanic (94.9%)
  • Hispanic (3.8%)
  • Other race (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (53.3%), Irish (9.4%), English (6.0%), French (5.3%), Norwegian (5.1%), Polish (3.7%).

Elevation: 757 feet

Land area: 1.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Sauk City

  • High school or higher: 78.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 14.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sauk City village

  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 54.7%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

3.8% Foreign born (3.5% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +20 (+0.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Sauk City:

  • SAUK PRAIRIE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 4 miles; PRAIRIE DU SAC, WI)
  • ST CLARE HOSPITAL AND HEALTH SERVICES (about 15 miles; BARABOO, WI)
  • UNIV OF WI HOSPITALS/CLINICS AUTHORITY (about 24 miles; MADISON, WI)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Sauk City:

  • DANE COUNTY REGIONAL-TRUAX FIELD (about 29 miles; MADISON, WI; ID: MSN)
  • VOLK FIELD (about 58 miles; CAMP DOUGLAS, WI; ID: VOK)
  • ROCK CO (about 66 miles; JANESVILLE, WI; ID: JVL)
Other public-use airports nearest to Sauk City:

  • SAUK-PRAIRIE (about 2 miles; PRAIRIE DU SAC, WI; ID: 91C)
  • BARABOO WISCONSIN DELLS (about 17 miles; BARABOO, WI; ID: DLL)
  • MOREY (about 19 miles; MIDDLETON, WI; ID: C29)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sauk City:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN COLLEGES (about 26 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,737)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON (about 27 miles; MADISON, WI; FT enrollment: 37,607)
  • MADISON AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 29 miles; MADISON, WI; FT enrollment: 7,914)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-PLATTEVILLE (about 64 miles; PLATTEVILLE, WI; FT enrollment: 5,045)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-WHITEWATER (about 76 miles; WHITEWATER, WI; FT enrollment: 9,493)
  • ROCK VALLEY COLLEGE (about 84 miles; ROCKFORD, IL; FT enrollment: 4,200)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STEVENS POINT (about 87 miles; STEVENS POINT, WI; FT enrollment: 8,083)
Public primary/middle schools in Sauk City:

  • SAUK PRAIRIE MID (Students: 654; Location: 207 MAPLE ST; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • SPRUCE STREET EL (Students: 368; Location: 701 SPRUCE ST; Grades: PK – 02)
  • BLACK HAWK EL (Students: 120; Location: E7995 SCHOOL RD; Grades: KG – 02)
Private primary/middle schools in Sauk City:

  • ST ALOYSIUS SCHOOL (Students: 137; Location: 608 OAK ST; Grades: PK – 5)
  • PLEASANT RIVER SCHOOLHOUSE (Students: 19; Location: 307 POLK STREET; Grades: KG – 5)

Libraries

Library in Sauk City:

  • SAUK CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $205,084; Location: 515 WATER ST.; 30,676 books; 1,122 audio materials; 1,684 video materials; 114 serial subscriptions)