Demographic & Economic Data

Quick Facts

2010 Census Population 29,364
2018 Population Est. (1/1/18), WI DOA 33,966
2030 Population Projection, WI DOA 40,948
Median Age 2016 34.3
Median Household Income 2016  $65,203
Number of Businesses  718
 Unemployment Jan 2018 - Sun Prairie  2.2%
Distance to...

Dane County
Regional Airport
10 miles,
15 min
Downtown Madison
12 miles,
25 min
University of Wisconsin-Madison
13 miles, 26 min
Madison Area Technical College
 9 miles, 15 min
Milwaukee 73 miles,
1 hr 10 min
Green Bay
123 miles,
2 hours
Chicago 147 miles,
3 hours
 Minneapolis 265 miles,
4 hours

2018 Top Employers


  
  • 1,501 Sun Prairie Schools
  • 505 Colony Brands
  • 450 QBE Insurance
  • 330 Prairie Athletic Club
  • 310 Wisconsin Distributors
  • 274 Royle Printing
  • 264 Continental ContiTech
  • 250 Frontier
  • 250 Walmart
  • 243 Village Hearth
  • 226 Woodman's Food Market
  • 212 City of Sun Prairie
Retail Trade Area Population
Currently estimated at 250,000 people based on figures prepared in 2007 by Economic Research Associates and projected forward to 2012 by city staff based upon known completed projects in the city. Certain retailers have stated that they will be drawing more from the east side of Madison, as well as Janesville, Wisconsin Dells, Portage, and Waupun.

Riddell-Kollegetown Ground Breaking August 2016

Riddell Ground Breaking