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Birch is a suburb in the Wausau Metro Area and in the Lincoln County. It has a population of 724 and a population density of 17, which is 82% below the national average. It has a median age of 33, which is 9 years below the Wausau Metro median age and 5 years below the national average.

Birch has a median home value of $160,700, which is 27% below the Metro average.The average rent of $1,190 is 38% above the metro average rent and 11% above the national average rent, making it one of the most affordable places to live in Wausau. The average household income in Birch is $60,156 , which is 3% below the Metro average household income and 7% below the national average of household income.

The average school rating in Birch is 4..

$157,400Median Home Value
$194,989 Wausau Metro Area
$1,190Median Rent
$809 Wausau Metro Area
4 /10 - 6 /10
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44 mins To Wausau Metro Area

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Birch's population is made up of 45% married, 46% single, 7% divorced and 2% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 36%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 18%. Homeowners make up 85% of the population in Birch.

165,975 Wausau Metro Area
17Population Density
  • 62% Male
  • 38% Female
37 Median Age
42 Wausau Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Birch is $25,853. The Median Household Income is $68,125 and the Birch Unemployment Rate is 5%.

$25,853Income Per Capita
$35,507 Wausau Metro Area
$68,125Median Household Income
$66,703 Wausau Metro Area
7% Poverty Rate
8% Wausau Metro Area
5% Unemployment Rate
3% Wausau Metro Area
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$157,400Median Home Value
$194,989 Wausau Metro Area
$1,190Median Rent
$809 Wausau Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Wausau Metro Area

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Home Owners
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4 /10 - 6 /10
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Top Schools in Birch

Merrill Area School District
505 West 10th Street, Merrill, WI, 54452
Merrill Area School District
1900 East 6th Street, Merrill, WI, 54452
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44 mins
Wausau Metro Area
Commute To
Green Bay, WI
2 hr 14 mins
Madison Area Tech College Reed
3 hr
Cornell University Wolpe Ctr
1 hr 57 mins
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