StatisticPrairie HillsMadisonWisconsin
Population density (sq mi)4,2353,195108
Median age40.430.839.1
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a42%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%45%43%
Speak Englishn/a84%91%
Speak Spanishn/a5%5%

Key findings

  • The population density in Prairie Hills is 33% higher than Madison
  • The median age in Prairie Hills is 31% higher than Madison
  • In Prairie Hills 70.49% of the population is White
  • In Prairie Hills 14.66% of the population is Black
  • In Prairie Hills 7.42% of the population is Asian

Compare Madison, WI Demographics


      Prairie Hills population breakdown by race

      RacePrairie HillsMadisonWisconsin
      American Indian0.00%0.38%0.89%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.02%0.02%
      Mixed race3.86%3.45%2.19%
      Other race3.57%1.83%1.83%
      In Prairie Hills, 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

      Prairie Hills age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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