What you need to know about Wausau, WI

Wausau is located in Marathon County, Wisconsin. The population is 80% White, 2% Black, 13% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 4% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $40,464 and the median home value is $113,800. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Wausau, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Wausau has a Walk Score ® of 39.
Top 10 Fall Foliage Cities 2010

Housing

Homes Owned 58.94%
58.94% Complete
Homes Rented 41.06%
41.06% Complete

Real Estate

In Wausau, Wisconsin


Ready to move to Wausau? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Wausau.

Schools

In Wausau, Wisconsin


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Wausau rates.

Median Household Income

$40,464
Lower than the national average

Business

In Wausau, Wisconsin


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Wausau.

Residents

Most residents are
Over 65 Years old

Health

In Wausau, Wisconsin


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Wausau.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 25%
25% Complete
Graduated High School 89%
89% Complete

Wausau, WI's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Fall Foliage Cities 2010