Arena, WI Population

By | July 2, 2019

Population: 1,444. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,477 (+2.3% change)
Males: 736 (51.0%), Females: 708 (49.0%)

Iowa County

Zip code: 53503

Median resident age: 39.1 years
Median household income: $51,042
Median house value: $122,700

Races in Arena:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.5%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (37.0%), Norwegian (18.4%), English (14.1%), United States (12.1%), Irish (7.7%), Swiss (6.0%).

Elevation: 735 feet

Land area: 1.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Arena

  • High school or higher: 82.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 15.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 29.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Arena town

  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 67.6%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 6.6%

0.8% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +148 (+11.4%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Arena:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Arena:

  • DANE COUNTY REGIONAL-TRUAX FIELD (about 40 miles; MADISON, WI; Abbreviation: MSN)
  • VOLK FIELD (about 58 miles; CAMP DOUGLAS, WI; Abbreviation: VOK)
  • ROCK CO (about 72 miles; JANESVILLE, WI; Abbreviation: JVL)
Other public-use airports nearest to Arena:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Arena:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN COLLEGES (about 35 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,737)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON (about 36 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 37,607)
  • MADISON AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 39 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,914)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-PLATTEVILLE (about 50 miles; PLATTEVILLE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,045)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-WHITEWATER (about 85 miles; WHITEWATER, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,493)
  • ROCK VALLEY COLLEGE (about 86 miles; ROCKFORD, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,200)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STEVENS POINT (about 97 miles; STEVENS POINT, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,083)
Public primary/middle school in Arena:

  • ARENA EL (Students: 108; Location: 314 WILLOW ST; Grades: KG – 05)