Star Prairie, WI Population

Population: 2,944. Estimated population in July 2020: 3,531 (+19.9% change)
Males: 1,573 (53.4%), Females: 1,371 (46.6%)

St. Croix County

Zip code: 54026

Median resident age: 31.9 years
Median household income: $53,468
Median house value: $139,700

Races in Star Prairie:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.4%)
  • Black (1.5%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (46.0%), Norwegian (23.8%), Irish (16.1%), Swedish (11.6%), French (10.9%), English (4.7%).

Elevation: 940 feet

Land area: 2.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Star Prairie

  • High school or higher: 87.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 16.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 30.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Star Prairie town

  • Never married: 25.0%
  • Now married: 60.5%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

0.3% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +971 (+49.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Star Prairie:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Star Prairie:

  • MINNEAPOLIS-ST PAUL INTL/WOLD-CHAMBERLAIN/ (about 53 miles; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Abbreviation: MSP)
  • CHIPPEWA VALLEY REGIONAL (about 77 miles; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Abbreviation: EAU)
  • ROCHESTER INTERNATIONAL (about 90 miles; ROCHESTER, MN; Abbreviation: RST)
Other public-use airports nearest to Star Prairie:

  • NEW RICHMOND MUNI (about 5 miles; NEW RICHMOND, WI; Abbreviation: RNH)
  • AMERY MUNI (about 13 miles; AMERY, WI; Abbreviation: AHH)
  • L O SIMENSTAD MUNI (about 13 miles; OSCEOLA, WI; Abbreviation: OEO)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Star Prairie:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-RIVER FALLS (about 25 miles; RIVER FALLS, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,491)
  • CENTURY COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 35 miles; WHITE BEAR LAKE, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,381)
  • METROPOLITAN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 40 miles; ST PAUL, MN; Full-time enrollment: 3,171)
  • INVER HILLS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 43 miles; INVER GROVE HEIGHTS, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,475)
  • ST PAUL TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 45 miles; ST PAUL, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,587)
  • BETHEL COLLEGE (about 47 miles; ST PAUL, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,787)
  • HAMLINE UNIVERSITY (about 47 miles; ST PAUL, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,847)