Adams, WI Population

Population: 1,914. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,781 (-6.9% change)
Males: 859 (44.9%), Females: 1,055 (55.1%)

Zip code: 53910

Median resident age: 38.7 years
Median household income: $26,250
Median house value: $58,200

Races in Adams:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.5%)
  • Hispanic (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)

Ancestries: German (38.2%), Irish (12.7%), Norwegian (10.8%), Polish (8.8%), English (6.7%), French (6.1%).

Land area: 2.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Adams

  • High school or higher: 72.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 14.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 14.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Adams city

  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 50.1%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 13.3%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

1.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +218 (+12.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Adams:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Adams:

  • VOLK FIELD (about 30 miles; CAMP DOUGLAS, WI; Abbreviation: VOK)
  • CENTRAL WISCONSIN (about 57 miles; MOSINEE, WI; Abbreviation: CWA)
  • DANE COUNTY REGIONAL-TRUAX FIELD (about 66 miles; MADISON, WI; Abbreviation: MSN)
Other public-use airports nearest to Adams:

  • ADAMS COUNTY LEGION FIELD (about 3 miles; FRIENDSHIP (ADAMS), WI; Abbreviation: 63C)
  • NECEDAH (about 20 miles; NECEDAH, WI; Abbreviation: DAF)
  • MAUSTON-NEW LISBON UNION (about 24 miles; NEW LISBON, WI; Abbreviation: 82C)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Adams:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STEVENS POINT (about 43 miles; STEVENS POINT, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,083)
  • MADISON AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 66 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,914)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN COLLEGES (about 67 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,737)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON (about 67 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 37,607)
  • NORTHCENTRAL TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 70 miles; WAUSAU, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,039)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-OSHKOSH (about 89 miles; OSHKOSH, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,057)
  • MORAINE PARK TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 91 miles; FOND DU LAC, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,037)

Schools

Public high schools in Adams:

  • ADAMS-FRIENDSHIP HI (Students: 649; Location: 1109 E NORTH ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • ALTERNATIVE EDUCATION SCHOOL (Students: 3; Location: 401 MAIN ST; Grades: 12 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Adams:

  • ADAMS-FRIENDSHIP MID (Students: 494; Location: 420 N MAIN ST; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • ADAMS-FRIENDSHIP EL (Students: 457; Location: 500 N PIERCE ST; Grades: PK – 12)
  • CASTLE ROCK EL (Students: 139; Location: 1517 COUNTY HIGHWAY H; Grades: PK – 05)

Libraries

Library in Adams:

  • ADAMS COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $209,429; Location: 101 S. MAIN ST.; 30,384 books; 939 audio materials; 1,605 video materials; 109 serial subscriptions)