StatisticCapitolMadisonWisconsin
Population26,162246,0345,822,434
Population density (sq mi)26,1123,195108
Median age23.930.839.1
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a42%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1810%45%43%
Speak Englishn/a84%91%
Speak Spanishn/a5%5%

Key findings

  • The population density in Capitol is 717% higher than Madison
  • The median age in Capitol is 22% lower than Madison
  • In Capitol 84.48% of the population is White
  • In Capitol 2.24% of the population is Black
  • In Capitol 8.39% of the population is Asian

Compare Madison, WI Demographics

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      Capitol population breakdown by race

      RaceCapitolMadisonWisconsin
      White84.48%78.74%86.21%
      Black2.24%7.02%6.29%
      Asian8.39%8.56%2.57%
      American Indian0.28%0.38%0.89%
      Native Hawaiian0.09%0.02%0.02%
      Mixed race3.26%3.45%2.19%
      Other race1.26%1.83%1.83%
      In Capitol, 6.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Capitol age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Capitol, Madison, WI demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).