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Demographics Analysis

The people of Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 14

10 to 14 years : 25

15 to 17 years : 12

18 and 19 years : 8

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 10

25 to 29 years : 16

30 to 34 years : 11

35 to 39 years : 13

40 to 44 years : 38

45 to 49 years : 21

50 to 54 years : 51

55 to 59 years : 28

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 11

65 and 66 years : 14

67 to 69 years : 8

70 to 74 years : 16

75 to 79 years : 12

80 to 84 years : 7

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 9 years : 18

10 to 14 years : 32

15 to 17 years : 14

18 and 19 years : 3

20 years : 5

21 years : 6

22 to 24 years : 4

25 to 29 years : 6

30 to 34 years : 4

35 to 39 years : 19

40 to 44 years : 42

45 to 49 years : 40

50 to 54 years : 19

55 to 59 years : 25

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 12

65 and 66 years : 18

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 33

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 6

85 years and over : 4


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 270

Multiple ancestry : 352

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 11

Ancestry not reported : 20


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 637

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 10

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 2

Not a U.S. citizen : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Total:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 17 years : 115

18 to 24 years : 36

25 to 34 years : 37

35 to 44 years : 112

45 to 54 years : 131

55 to 59 years : 53

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 23

65 to 74 years : 89

75 years and over : 29

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 17 years : 105

18 to 24 years : 28

25 to 34 years : 26

35 to 44 years : 101

45 to 54 years : 90

55 to 59 years : 18

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 6

65 to 74 years : 70

75 years and over : 25

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 6

25 to 34 years : 7

35 to 44 years : 11

45 to 54 years : 41

55 to 59 years : 35

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 17

65 to 74 years : 19

75 years and over : 4

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 10

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 2

25 to 34 years : 4

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 247

Female : 245

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 72

Female : 73

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 5

Female : 5

Foreign born:

Male : 4

Female : 2


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence : 489

Born in other state in the United States : 143

Native: born outside the United States : 10

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 94

Now married, except separated : 284

Divorced : 9

Separated : 4

Widowed : 10

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 13

Now married, except separated : 124

Divorced : 3

Separated : 5

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 6

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Speak only English : 618

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

  • German: 225   (31.4%)
  • Norwegian: 125   (17.5%)
  • Czech: 96   (13.4%)
  • Irish: 51   (7.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 31   (4.3%)
  • United States Or American: 27   (3.8%)
  • English: 27   (3.8%)
  • Swiss: 23   (3.2%)
  • Swedish: 17   (2.4%)
  • Polish: 17   (2.4%)
  • Italian: 16   (2.2%)
  • Other Groups: 15   (2.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 15   (2.1%)
  • Austrian: 8   (1.1%)
  • French Canadian: 7   (1.0%)
  • Dutch: 4   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 2   (0.3%)
  • Slovene: 2   (0.3%)
  • European: 2   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 2   (0.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 2   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin is 653



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin: 328
Female Population in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin: 325


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin: 49.3
Median Female Resident Age in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin: 44.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Wisconsin is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin


White


Both sexes

46.2

Male

45.7

Female

46.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

74.3

Male

74.5

Female

66.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

39.5

Male

39.5

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.5

Male

32.5

Female

6.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

27.5

Male

27.5

Female

25.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.2

Male

45.8

Female

46.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin


  • White: 642
  • African American: 2
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 9
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.97%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 26   (12.56%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 6   (2.9%)
  • 11th Grade: 2   (0.97%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2   (0.97%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 97   (46.86%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 11   (5.31%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 16   (7.73%)
  • Associate Degree: 18   (8.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 15   (7.25%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (2.9%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (2.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (3.59%)
  • 9th Grade: 5   (2.56%)
  • 10th Grade: 5   (2.56%)
  • 11th Grade: 6   (3.08%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 9   (4.62%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 81   (41.54%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 10   (5.13%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 24   (12.31%)
  • Associate Degree: 17   (8.72%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 23   (11.79%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (3.08%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (1.03%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

  • Haugen Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 615 5th St W, Haugen, WI 54841, Phone: (715) 234-7341, Students: 136 )



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin.

Area Features of Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin


Airport


(1) Four Seasons Airport  

Building


(1) Bear Lake - Haugen Fire Department   (2) Bear Lake Townhall   (3) Haugen Area Historical Museum   (4) Haugen Village Hall   (5) Oak Grove Town Hall  

Cemetery


(1) Bohemian National Cemetery  

Church


(1) Friends Of Miesner Community Chapel   (2) Holy Trinity Catholic Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Bear Lake   (2) Town Of Oak Grove   (3) Village Of Haugen  

Dam


(1) Bear Lake Wp11 Dam   (2) Little Bear Creek 2wp1842 Dam  

Lake


(1) Bass Lake   (2) Bear Lake   (3) Butternut Lake   (4) Crooked Lake   (5) Fish Lake   (6) Haugen Lake   (7) Kelly Lake   (8) Kirby Lake   (9) Lake Thirty   (10) Little Butternut Lake   (11) Lower Devils Lake   (12) Mitchell Lake   (13) Monday Lake   (14) Mud Lake   (15) Round Lake   (16) Star Lake   (17) Upper Devils Lake  

Locale


(1) Camp Phillips   (2) Haugen Sewage Treatment Facilities   (3) Rainbow Ranch Camp  

Park


(1) Bear Lake Sedge Meadow State Natural Area   (2) Bear Lake State Public Fishery Area  

Populated Place


(1) Haugen   (2) Tuscobia  

Post Office


(1) Haugen Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) 2 Reservoir   (2) Bear Lake 60  

School


(1) Haugen Elementary School   (2) Oak Grove Center School  

Stream


(1) Bear Creek   (2) Boyer Creek   (3) Little Bear Creek   (4) Sucker Creek  

Tower


(1) American Cellular Phone Tower   (2) Haugen Water Tower  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

54841 (pop. 25)


Cities Nearby Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

Haugen Village, WI  (pop. 306) 2.6 Miles
Oak Grove Town, WI  (pop. 939) 4.7 Miles
Stanfold Town, WI  (pop. 917) 6.3 Miles
Sarona Town, WI  (pop. 668) 6.6 Miles
Lakeland Town, WI  (pop. 1,007) 7.0 Miles
Rice Lake City, WI  (pop. 8,340) 7.8 Miles
Rice Lake Town, WI  (pop. 2,991) 8.0 Miles
Cumberland Town, WI  (pop. 893) 9.1 Miles
Barronett Town, WI  (pop. 437) 9.7 Miles
Cumberland City, WI  (pop. 2,473) 10.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

715



Elevation in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin is 1,247.0 ft. (380.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

Lat: 45.593693 N        Long: -91.826411 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Wisconsin

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.63 5.78 3.99 6.47 0.00 5.37
  Total Electric Industry 6.63 5.78 3.99 6.47 0.00 5.37
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.73 5.82 4.03 6.68 0.00 5.45
  Total Electric Industry 6.73 5.82 4.03 6.68 0.00 5.45
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.91 5.91 4.00 7.04 0.00 5.48
  Total Electric Industry 6.91 5.91 4.00 7.04 0.00 5.48
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.03 5.95 3.98 6.98 0.00 5.52
  Total Electric Industry 7.03 5.95 3.98 6.98 0.00 5.52
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.08 5.87 3.89 7.00 0.00 5.46
  Total Electric Industry 7.08 5.87 3.89 7.00 0.00 5.46
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.97 5.78 3.78 6.85 0.00 5.36
  Total Electric Industry 6.97 5.78 3.78 6.85 0.00 5.36
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.88 5.68 3.66 6.79 0.00 5.25
  Total Electric Industry 6.88 5.68 3.66 6.79 0.00 5.25
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.88 5.60 3.72 6.77 0.00 5.22
  Total Electric Industry 6.88 5.60 3.72 6.77 0.00 5.22
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.17 5.87 3.86 7.01 0.00 5.44
  Total Electric Industry 7.17 5.87 3.86 7.01 0.00 5.44
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.31 5.88 3.89 7.11 0.00 5.53
  Total Electric Industry 7.31 5.88 3.89 7.11 0.00 5.53
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.53 6.03 4.04 7.40 0.00 5.71
  Total Electric Industry 7.53 6.03 4.04 7.40 0.00 5.71
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.90 6.34 4.36 7.70 0.00 6.08
  Total Electric Industry 7.90 6.34 4.36 7.70 0.00 6.08
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 8.18 6.54 4.43 8.08 0.00 6.28
  Total Electric Industry 8.18 6.54 4.43 8.08 0.00 6.28
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 8.67 6.97 4.71 0.00 0.00 6.64
  Total Electric Industry 8.67 6.97 4.71 0.00 0.00 6.64
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 9.07 7.24 4.93 0.00 0.00 6.88
  Total Electric Industry 9.07 7.24 4.93 0.00 0.00 6.88
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 9.66 7.67 5.39 0.00 0.00 7.48
  Total Electric Industry 9.66 7.67 5.39 0.00 0.00 7.48
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 10.51 8.37 5.85 0.00 0.00 8.13
  Total Electric Industry 10.51 8.37 5.85 0.00 0.00 8.13

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 23   (8.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 21   (7.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 23   (8.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 26   (9.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 36   (12.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 31   (11.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 51   (18.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 11   (4.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 4   (1.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 11   (4.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 22   (7.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 19   (6.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 255

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 19

In 3-person carpool : 7

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 4

Bicycle : 4

Walked : 11

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 51


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Less than 5 minutes : 11

5 to 9 minutes : 12

10 to 14 minutes : 33

15 to 19 minutes : 93

20 to 24 minutes : 103

25 to 29 minutes : 9

30 to 34 minutes : 14

35 to 39 minutes : 7

40 to 44 minutes : 6

45 to 59 minutes : 3

60 to 89 minutes : 6

90 or more minutes : 3


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

With Social Security income : 84

No Social Security income : 184


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

With retirement income : 36

No retirement income : 232


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 4

$25,000 to $29,999 : 30

$30,000 to $34,999 : 6

$35,000 to $39,999 : 6

$40,000 to $44,999 : 20

$45,000 to $49,999 : 27

$50,000 to $59,999 : 18

$60,000 to $74,999 : 31

$75,000 to $99,999 : 32

$100,000 to $124,999 : 23

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $51,786


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

  • WAQE (1090 AM; 5.0 kW; Canton, WI; Owner: Tkc, Inc.)
  • WJMC (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Canton, WI; Owner: Tkc, Inc.)
  • WHSM (910 AM; 5.0 kW; Springbrook, WI; Owner: Red Rock Radio Corp.)
  • WCSW (940 AM; 1.0 kW; Shell Lake, WI; Owner: Zoe Communications, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

  • WHSM-FM (101.1 FM; Springbrook, WI; Owner: Red Rock Radio Corp.)
  • WLMX-FM (104.9 FM; Turtle Lake, WI; Owner: Red Rock Radio Corp.)
  • WXCX (105.7 FM; Siren, WI; Owner: Red Rock Radio Corp.)
  • WPLT (106.3 FM; Barronett, WI; Owner: Zoe Communications, Inc.)
  • WPLT (106.3 FM; Shell Lake, WI; Owner: Zoe Communications, Inc.)
  • WOJB (88.9 FM; Couderay, WI; Owner: Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Public)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Weyerhaeuser, WI; Owner: Board Of Regents Of The University Of Wisconsin System)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Comstock, WI; Owner: Community Public Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Barron, WI; Owner: Immanuel Baptist Church)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Cumberland, WI; Owner: Templo Apostoles Y Profetas Bethel)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Turtle Lake, WI; Owner: The I-c-n Company)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Siren, WI; Owner: State Of Wisconsin - Educational Communications Board)
  • WRLS-FM (92.3 FM; Springbrook, WI; Owner: Vacationland Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WGMO (95.3 FM; Barronett, WI; Owner: Zoe Communications, Inc.)
  • WJMC-FM (96.1 FM; Haugen, WI; Owner: Tkc, Inc.)
  • WAQE-FM (97.7 FM; Canton, WI; Owner: Tkc, Inc.)
  • WKFX (99.1 FM; Barron, WI; Owner: Tkc, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 54  (36.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 9  (6.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 5  (3.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (4.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 30  (20.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 58  (36.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 14  (8.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 38  (23.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (3.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin


(updated 2008)



Banks In Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

Dairy State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $507.7k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 12

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

  • Rice Lake Airport


    (about 9.4 miles in Canton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: RIE)

  • Hayward Municipal


    (about 35.0 miles in Hayward, Wisconsin; Airport Code: HYR)

  • Sawyer County


    (about 35.0 miles in Hayward, Wisconsin; Airport Code: HYR)

  • L O Simenstad Municipal


    (about 46.2 miles in Osceola, Wisconsin; Airport Code: OEO)

  • Chippewa Valley Regional


    (about 53.0 miles in Eau Claire, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EAU)

  • Eau Claire Municipal


    (about 53.0 miles in Eau Claire, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EAU)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.91%

Carpooled

5.18%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.91%

Other Means

0.97%

Worked At Home

10.03%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 211

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 4

Female householder, no husband present : 5

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 42

Householder not living alone : 6


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 3

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 3

All other households : 262


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 200

Renter-occupied housing units : 11

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 5

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 41

Renter-occupied housing units : 7


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 15

$20,000 to $24,999 : 15

$25,000 to $29,999 : 33

$30,000 to $34,999 : 9

$35,000 to $39,999 : 9

$40,000 to $44,999 : 24

$45,000 to $49,999 : 30

$50,000 to $59,999 : 21

$60,000 to $74,999 : 31

$75,000 to $99,999 : 32

$100,000 to $124,999 : 23

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Total : 315


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Occupied : 268

Vacant : 47


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later : 13

Built 2000 to 2004 : 22

Built 1990 to 1999 : 48

Built 1980 to 1989 : 43

Built 1970 to 1979 : 60

Built 1960 to 1969 : 9

Built 1950 to 1959 : 9

Built 1940 to 1949 : 30

Built 1939 or earlier : 81


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Utility gas : 5

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 120

Electricity : 18

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 23

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 102

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 4

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 4

$60,000 to $69,999 : 14

$70,000 to $79,999 : 12

$80,000 to $89,999 : 28

$90,000 to $99,999 : 3

$100,000 to $124,999 : 28

$125,000 to $149,999 : 54

$150,000 to $174,999 : 14

$175,000 to $199,999 : 14

$200,000 to $249,999 : 20

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 33

$400,000 to $499,999 : 9

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 3

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 8

Home equity loan only : 32

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 110

Housing units without a mortgage : 100


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $195,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $108,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $318,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $142,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $137,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $128,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $85,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $129,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin: 78.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Wisconsin: 64.4%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 1 1 $41,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $41,000
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $75,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $75,000
2001        
  Single Family 3 3 $135,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $135,000
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 2 2 $150,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $150,000
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $109,850
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $109,850
2006        
  Single Family 1 1 $175,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $175,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Bear Lake Town, WI): $44,271
Median Household Income In 2000 (Wisconsin): $43,791


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Bear Lake Town): $91,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wisconsin): $109,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Bear Lake Town): $413
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wisconsin): $540


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

Utility Gas: 1.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 48.4%
Electricity: 0.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 13.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 36.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

Lakeview Med Ctr


     Address: 331 South Main Street, Rice Lake, Wisconsin 54868
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/22/1985

Indianhead Med Ctr Hha


     Address: 113 4th Ave, Shell Lake, Wisconsin 54871
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/24/1996

Hearts Of Gold


     Address: 38 5th Ave, Shell Lake, Wisconsin 54871
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/24/1996

Spooner Hlth Sys Homecare


     Address: 819 Ash St, Spooner, Wisconsin 54801
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/29/1988

Polk Cty Home Care Prog


     Address: 100 Polk Cty Plaza Ste 180, Balsam Lake, Wisconsin 54810
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/1/1967

Hospitals Close To Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

Lakeview Med Ctr


     Address: 1100 N Main St, Rice Lake, Wisconsin 54868
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Cumberland Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1110 7th Avenue, Cumberland, Wisconsin 54829
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Indianhead Med Ctr


     Address: 113 4th Ave Po Box 300, Shell Lake, Wisconsin 54871
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Luther Midelfort- Northland Mayo Health System


     Address: 1222 E Woodland Ave, Barron, Wisconsin 54812
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Our Lady Of Victory Hsptl


     Address: 1120 Pine St, Stanley, Wisconsin 54768
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

Heritage Mnr


     Address: 19 W Newton St Po Box 311, Rice Lake, Wisconsin 54868
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 88
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Rice Lake Conv Ctr


     Address: 1016 Lakeshore Dr, Rice Lake, Wisconsin 54868
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 80
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Terraceview Living Ctr, Inc


     Address: 802 E Cty Hwy B Po Box 609, Shell Lake, Wisconsin 54871
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Barron Care And Rehabilitation


     Address: 660 E Birch Ave, Barron, Wisconsin 54812
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 48
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Luther Midelfort-northland Mayo Health System


     Address: 1222 E Woodland Ave, Barron, Wisconsin 54812
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 23
     Percent Occupied: 85%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

Name: Prairie Island
Address: 1717 Wakonade Drive East; Welch, MN 55089
Distance: 81 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin

    Retired Workers: 55
    Disabled Workers: 10
    Widowers Workers: 5
    Spouses Workers: 5
    Children Workers: 5


(updated 2007)



Barron County, Wisconsin Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 48.86%
  • Bush & Cheney 50.26%
  • Other 0.89%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin citizens.

Relocation to Barron County, WI

5.63 % of Barron County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,452

Wisconsin Average 6.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Barron County, WI (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Polk County , WI 0.46 % ($32,859 AGI )
  • Washburn County , WI 0.42 % ($21,526 AGI )
  • Chippewa County , WI 0.31 % ($34,561 AGI )

Relocation away from Barron County, WI

5.88 % of Barron County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $32,839

Wisconsin Average 6.22 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Barron County, WI (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Eau Claire County , WI 0.48 % ($23,830 AGI )
  • Polk County , WI 0.45 % ($23,988 AGI )
  • Chippewa County , WI 0.39 % ($38,732 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Wisconsin

Low Bracket: $9,700 (4.60%)
High Bracket: $145,460 (6.75%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Wisconsin

5.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin is based on over 50 years of data.















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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Bear Lake Town, Wisconsin directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Wisconsin

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
17,169 17,887 19,629 20,199 20,611 21,324 22,106 22,381 22,803 23,165


(updated 2014)



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