River Falls, WI
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The UW-River Falls Horticulture Program

Students majoring in horticulture prepare for careers in landscaping, fruit, vegetable, turfgrass, interior plantscaping, golf course, woody ornamentals, greenhouse, and related industries.

River Falls

Demographics

Total Population

15,296

Households

5,379

Median Age

27

Population Growth Rate

0%

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Housing

Total Housing Units

5,664

Owner Occupied

3,066

Renter Occupied

2,313

Vacant

285

Median Home Value

$196,669


Average Home Value

$220,742

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Income

Median Household

2017

$54,533

2022

$62,046

Average Household

2017

$68,404

2022

$75,572

Per Capita

2017

$24,782

2022

$27,363

Cost of living

102.90%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

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Commute

Average Commute Time

24 min.

Drive Alone

6,148

Carpooled

544

Public

13

Work At Home

324

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Workforce

Workers 16+

8,321

Graduates

High School

1,526

Associates

1,229

Bachelor's

2,307

Graduate

1,148

Total Employed

5,693

Total Businesses

532

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

1

Employed

2

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

1

Employed

10

Construction

Businesses

32

Employed

169

Manufacturing

Businesses

13

Employed

336

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

13

Employed

350

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02