Eau Claire County is located in West Central Wisconsin. The County Seat is Eau Claire and the largest city is Eau Claire. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.co.eau-claire.wi.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 101,564 and the 2010 census population was 98,885. The land area is 637.98 square miles and there are 154.8 persons per square mile.
93.1% of the population is White, 1% is Black or African American, 2.1% is Hispanic or Latino, 3.6% is Asian, 0.6% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.6% is two or more races. 93.2% have a high school degree or higher, and 31% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $150,000, there are 39,754 households, an average of 2.39 persons per household. The per capita income is $25,287, the median household income is $48,090, and 15.7% of the persons in Eau Claire County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 7,632. Retail sales (in $1000) were $1,512,451, and sales per capita were $15,524. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0.6%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 23.9%.
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