Retail and Demographic Info

The summary information below is from Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation as of July 1, 2013. For the full report, please contact the Main Street Program office or visit Locate In Wisconsin.

Area Demographics

People   Budgets  
Population 11,226 Household Expenditures (Average) $41,874
Labor Force 6,174 Household Income (Median) $39,123
Job Growth Rate 9.80%    
Unemployment Rate % Transportation  
Median Age 22.62 Commute Travel Time (minutes) 19
    Airports in Community 0
Labor Force   Airports in Community + 50 miles 1
Bachelors Degree or higher 33.14% Distance to Interstate (miles) 59
High School Degree or higher 91.85% Distance to Rail (miles) 9
White Collar Workers 63% Latitude 42.7349793447
Blue Collar Workers 36% Longitude -90.4763226007
Universities in Community 1    
Universities in Community + 50 miles 8    
Community Colleges in Community 0    
Community Colleges in Community + 50 miles 2    

Housing

% Owned 51.57%
% Rented 48.43%
Median Home Value $159,000.00
Median Value Per Sq Ft $113.00

Access & Traffic

Platteville is centrally located to Iowa, Illinois and Minnesota.

Wisconsin
Madison 1hr
Milwaukee 2hr 30min
Wisconsin Dells 1hr 56min
Iowa
Dubuque 25 min
Cedar Rapids 1 hr 30 min
Illinois
Chicago 3hr 23 min
Galena 25min
Minnesota
Minneapolis/St.Paul 4hr 48 min
Rochester 2hr 25 min