This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.
This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.
Density (Population per mile²)
Compared to New York, Stevens Point has a very low population density. Stevens Point is perfect for those who like a quiet city.
Stevens Point, WI is a great place to live. It has its pros and cons like any city, but with a quality of life rating of 9/10 and an overall value of 7/10, it’s no surprise why so many people choose to live here.
Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. Stevens Point has a population density of 1,583, with 24,245 current residents.
Out of the 24,245 current residents, 49% are male and 51% are female. 43% of the residents are married and 57% are single.
- 51% Sun
- 32% Rain
- 42% Snow
43°F average temperature
- 42 years Median home age
- $118,800 Median home price
- -1.88% Home appreciation rate
- 17.54% Annual property tax
As for living in Stevens Point, the air quality is 86% and the weather, on average, is 51% sunny, 32% rainy, and 42% snowy. The average temperature is 43°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in Stevens Point, you should know that 49.1% of homes are owned while 44.7% of homes are rented, and 6.2% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $118,800, the median age of homes is 42 years, the annual home appreciation is -1.88% and the annual property tax is 17.54%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)4
When looking at the community of Stevens Point, it’s important to determine the crime rate. Stevens Point’s crime rate is 4 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in Stevens Point is 29 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 62.95% Democratic, 35.03% Republican, and 2.02% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:16
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
85%High school diploma
7%Some college or associates degree
9%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at Stevens Point, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 5.70% of residents are unemployed in Stevens Point (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Stevens Point residents: 9.6% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 19.64% are in the arts and sciences field, 19.3% are in the customer service field, 29.6% are in the sales field, 0.46% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 5.3% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 16.1% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:16. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 85.15%, 6.90% of residents have an associate’s degree, 17.35% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 8.86% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in Stevens Point, you should be aware that the average commute time is 17 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of Stevens Point have a few different options. 70% of commuters use their own cars, 10% of commuters carpool, 1% of commuters use the transit system, and 4% of residents work from home.