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Demographics Analysis

The people of Chetek 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
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 5 years : 78

5 to 9 years : 46

10 to 14 years : 31

15 to 17 years : 12

18 and 19 years : 11

20 years : 14

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 58

25 to 29 years : 35

30 to 34 years : 69

35 to 39 years : 88

40 to 44 years : 48

45 to 49 years : 51

50 to 54 years : 98

55 to 59 years : 127

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 52

65 and 66 years : 17

67 to 69 years : 36

70 to 74 years : 52

75 to 79 years : 25

80 to 84 years : 34

85 years and over : 7

Female:

Under 5 years : 30

5 to 9 years : 58

10 to 14 years : 89

15 to 17 years : 35

18 and 19 years : 23

20 years : 6

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 15

25 to 29 years : 65

30 to 34 years : 36

35 to 39 years : 53

40 to 44 years : 37

45 to 49 years : 76

50 to 54 years : 93

55 to 59 years : 112

60 and 61 years : 22

62 to 64 years : 55

65 and 66 years : 29

67 to 69 years : 10

70 to 74 years : 64

75 to 79 years : 27

80 to 84 years : 23

85 years and over : 14


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 826

Multiple ancestry : 868

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 114

Ancestry not reported : 189


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,970

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 2

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 13

Not a U.S. citizen : 12


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Total:

Under 5 years : 108

5 to 17 years : 271

18 to 24 years : 130

25 to 34 years : 205

35 to 44 years : 226

45 to 54 years : 318

55 to 59 years : 239

60 and 61 years : 55

62 to 64 years : 107

65 to 74 years : 208

75 years and over : 130

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 93

5 to 17 years : 224

18 to 24 years : 130

25 to 34 years : 157

35 to 44 years : 159

45 to 54 years : 222

55 to 59 years : 189

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 64

65 to 74 years : 116

75 years and over : 65

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 17 years : 47

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 36

35 to 44 years : 67

45 to 54 years : 96

55 to 59 years : 50

60 and 61 years : 23

62 to 64 years : 43

65 to 74 years : 86

75 years and over : 63

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

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 : 2

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 3

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 12

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 6

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 720

Female : 727

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 291

Female : 232

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 2

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 9

Female : 16


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence : 1,435

Born in other state in the United States : 483

Native: born outside the United States : 2

Foreign born : 16


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 233

Now married, except separated : 762

Divorced : 133

Separated : 6

Widowed : 43

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 20

Now married, except separated : 365

Divorced : 39

Separated : 9

Widowed : 31

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 2

Foreign born:

Never married : 6

Now married, except separated : 16

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,852

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 2


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Chetek Town, Wisconsin

  • German: 566   (27.8%)
  • Norwegian: 398   (19.6%)
  • Polish: 150   (7.4%)
  • English: 147   (7.2%)
  • Irish: 145   (7.1%)
  • Swedish: 98   (4.8%)
  • Czech: 66   (3.2%)
  • Other Groups: 63   (3.1%)
  • United States Or American: 59   (2.9%)
  • Dutch: 58   (2.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 47   (2.3%)
  • Danish: 43   (2.1%)
  • French Canadian: 35   (1.7%)
  • Scottish: 16   (0.8%)
  • Swiss: 16   (0.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 14   (0.7%)
  • Austrian: 13   (0.6%)
  • Belgian: 10   (0.5%)
  • Scandinavian: 10   (0.5%)
  • Italian: 9   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 7   (0.3%)
  • Croatian: 7   (0.3%)
  • European: 7   (0.3%)
  • Slovak: 6   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 6   (0.3%)
  • British: 4   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Slavic: 4   (0.2%)
  • Romanian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 3   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 3   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Estonian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 2   (0.1%)
  • Luxemburger: 2   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Chetek Town, Wisconsin is 1,997



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Chetek Town, Wisconsin: 1,022
Female Population in Chetek Town, Wisconsin: 975


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Chetek Town, Wisconsin: 46.8
Median Female Resident Age in Chetek Town, Wisconsin: 47.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Wisconsin is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Chetek Town, Wisconsin


White


Both sexes

53.9

Male

53.4

Female

54.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

58.5

Male

37.5

Female

58.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

56.5

Male

55.5

Female

64.5

Asian


Both sexes

9.5

Male

0.0

Female

9.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

42.5

Male

42.5

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.0

Male

33.5

Female

9.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.5

Male

18.5

Female

47.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

53.9

Male

53.4

Female

54.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Chetek Town, Wisconsin


  • White: 1,936
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 14
  • Asian: 13
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 3
  • Two or More Races: 31



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.32%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (0.48%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 30   (4.84%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (0.97%)
  • 10th Grade: 20   (3.23%)
  • 11th Grade: 13   (2.1%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 24   (3.87%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 246   (39.68%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 43   (6.94%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 106   (17.1%)
  • Associate Degree: 41   (6.61%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 54   (8.71%)
  • Master's Degree: 17   (2.74%)
  • Professional School Degree: 12   (1.94%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (0.48%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.32%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.32%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 30   (4.78%)
  • 9th Grade: 17   (2.71%)
  • 10th Grade: 24   (3.83%)
  • 11th Grade: 12   (1.91%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 20   (3.19%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 257   (40.99%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 47   (7.5%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 106   (16.91%)
  • Associate Degree: 51   (8.13%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 36   (5.74%)
  • Master's Degree: 11   (1.75%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (1.44%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (0.48%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Chetek Town, Wisconsin

  • Chetek


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 6, Chetek, WI 54728, Phone: (715) 924-2226, Students: 1,009 )

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

  • Roselawn Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Po Box 6, Chetek, WI 54728, Phone: (715) 924-2244, Students: 442 )

  • Chetek Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Po Box 6, Chetek, WI 54728, Phone: (715) 924-3136, Students: 214 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Chetek Town, Wisconsin

  • Chetek High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 6, Chetek, WI 54728, Phone: (715) 924-3137, Students: 353 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Chetek Town, Wisconsin

  • Calhoun Memorial Library


    321 Moore St., Chetek, WI 54728

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Chetek Town, Wisconsin


  • Chetek Area Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 317, Chetek, WI 54728

  • Sand Creek Arts Recreation And Theatre Corporation


    Po Box 132, Chetek, WI 54728

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Chetek 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 Chetek Town, Wisconsin.

Area Features of Chetek Town, Wisconsin


Airport


(1) Chetek Municipal-southworth Airport   (2) Knutson Farms Airport  

Building


(1) Chetek Volunteer Fire District   (2) Dovre Townhall   (3) Prairie Lake Townhall   (4) Sand Creek Fire Department   (5) Sioux Creek Townhall  

Cemetery


(1) Dovre Cemetery   (2) Lakeview Cemetery   (3) Myron Cemetery   (4) New Scandinavia Cemetery   (5) Otterholt Cemetery   (6) Sioux Creek Cemetery   (7) Zion Cemetery  

Church


(1) Advent Christian Church   (2) Chetek Full Gospel Tabernacle   (3) Chetek Lutheran Church   (4) Chetek United Methodist Church   (5) Dovre Lutheran Church   (6) New Hope Church   (7) Prairie Lake Evangelical Covenant Church   (8) Saint Boniface Catholic Church   (9) Scandinavia Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Chetek   (2) Town Of Prairie Lake   (3) Town Of Sioux Creek  

Dam


(1) Chetek Wp277 Dam   (2) Toycen G 5925 Dam  

Lake


(1) Bailey Lake   (2) Bass Lake   (3) Lake Chetek   (4) Mud Lake   (5) Tenmile Lake  

Locale


(1) Chetek Wastewater Treatment Plant   (2) Last Chance Dairy  

Park


(1) Barron County Park   (2) Four H Park   (3) Myron Park  

Populated Place


(1) Chetek   (2) Sand Creek   (3) Wickware  

Reservoir


(1) 0 3 Reservoir   (2) Chetek Flowage 135  

School


(1) Chetek High School   (2) Chetek Middle School   (3) City View School Historical   (4) County Line School Historical   (5) Howard School Historical   (6) Hunt School Historical   (7) Irving School Historical   (8) Lexington School Historical   (9) Lowell School Historical   (10) Oak Grove School Historical   (11) Otterholt School Historical   (12) Pleasant Hill School Historical   (13) Pleasant View Amish School   (14) Prairie Lake Heights School Historical   (15) Roselawn Elementary School   (16) Sioux Creek School Historical   (17) Washington School Historical  

Stream


(1) Beaver Creek   (2) Chetek River   (3) Cruikshank Creek   (4) Moose Ear Creek   (5) Sand Creek   (6) Sioux Creek   (7) Tenmile Creek   (8) Tiller Creek   (9) Upper Pine Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Chetek Town, Wisconsin

54728 (pop. 5,995)


Cities Nearby Chetek Town, Wisconsin

Chetek City, WI  (pop. 2,031) 1.3 Miles
Prairie Lake Town, WI  (pop. 1,325) 4.4 Miles
Dovre Town, WI  (pop. 803) 5.4 Miles
Sumner Town, WI  (pop. 797) 6.2 Miles
Sioux Creek Town, WI  (pop. 701) 7.4 Miles
Cameron Village, WI  (pop. 1,748) 7.9 Miles
Stanley Town, WI  (pop. 2,523) 8.2 Miles
New Auburn Village, WI  (pop. 525) 8.9 Miles
Strickland Town, WI  (pop. 247) 9.7 Miles
Dallas Village, WI  (pop. 563) 10.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Chetek Town, Wisconsin

715



Elevation in Chetek Town, Wisconsin is 1,066.0 ft. (325.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Chetek Town, Wisconsin

Lat: 45.326022 N        Long: -91.629629 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Chetek 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 Chetek Town, Wisconsin

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 28   (3.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 37   (5.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 30   (4.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 72   (9.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 87   (11.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 108   (14.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 137   (18.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 59   (8.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 17   (2.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 25   (3.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 15   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 8   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 45   (6.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 67   (9.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 653

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 40

In 3-person carpool : 18

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 : 21

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 20

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 35


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Less than 5 minutes : 47

5 to 9 minutes : 133

10 to 14 minutes : 74

15 to 19 minutes : 83

20 to 24 minutes : 157

25 to 29 minutes : 58

30 to 34 minutes : 78

35 to 39 minutes : 3

40 to 44 minutes : 10

45 to 59 minutes : 55

60 to 89 minutes : 13

90 or more minutes : 41


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 320

No Social Security income : 514


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 209

No retirement income : 625


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 26

$10,000 to $14,999 : 31

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 28

$25,000 to $29,999 : 26

$30,000 to $34,999 : 68

$35,000 to $39,999 : 36

$40,000 to $44,999 : 58

$45,000 to $49,999 : 49

$50,000 to $59,999 : 29

$60,000 to $74,999 : 48

$75,000 to $99,999 : 89

$100,000 to $124,999 : 52

$125,000 to $149,999 : 13

$150,000 to $199,999 : 19

$200,000 or more : 40


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $46,844


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Chetek Town, Wisconsin

  • WDVM (1050 AM; 1.0 kW; Eau Claire, WI; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)
  • WDVM (1050 AM; 0.86 kW; Eau Claire, WI; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)
  • WAQE (1090 AM; 5.0 kW; Canton, WI; Owner: Tkc, Inc.)
  • WEAQ (1150 AM; 5.0 kW; Chippewa Falls, WI; Owner: Maverick Media Of Eau Claire License Llc)
  • WJMC (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Canton, WI; Owner: Tkc, Inc.)
  • WLDY (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Ladysmith, WI; Owner: Roth Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WBIZ (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Eau Claire, WI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WOGO (680 AM; 2.5 kW; Chippewa Falls, WI; Owner: Stewards Of Sound, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Chetek Town, Wisconsin

  • WBIZ-FM (100.7 FM; Chippewa Falls, WI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WWIB (103.7 FM; Jim Falls, WI; Owner: Stewards Of Sound, Inc.)
  • WLMX-FM (104.9 FM; Turtle Lake, WI; Owner: Red Rock Radio Corp.)
  • WCFW (105.7 FM; Chippewa Falls, WI; Owner: Bushland Radio Specialties/wcfw)
  • WPLT (106.3 FM; Barronett, WI; Owner: Zoe Communications, Inc.)
  • WATQ (106.7 FM; Sand Creek, WI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WHWC (88.3 FM; Wheeler, WI; Owner: State Of Wisconsin - Educational Communications Board)
  • WVCF (90.5 FM; Chippewa Falls, WI; Owner: Vcy America, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Cleveland, WI; Owner: Bloomington Normal Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WHEM (91.3 FM; Eau Claire, WI; Owner: Fourth Dimension, Inc.)
  • 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)
  • WMEQ-FM (92.1 FM; Elk Mound, WI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WECL (92.9 FM; Eau Claire, WI; Owner: Maverick Media Of Eau Claire License Llc)
  • WJBL (93.1 FM; Ladysmith, WI; Owner: Roth Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WQRB (95.1 FM; Chippewa Falls, WI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • 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.)
  • WISM-FM (98.1 FM; Eau Claire, WI; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • WISM-FM (98.1 FM; Eau Claire, WI; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • WISM-FM (98.1 FM; Eau Claire, WI; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • WKFX (99.1 FM; Barron, WI; Owner: Tkc, Inc.)
  • WDRK (99.9 FM; Bloomer, WI; Owner: Maverick Media Of Eau Claire License Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Chetek Town, Wisconsin

  • WHWC-TV (Channel 28; Wheeler, WI; Owner: State Of Wisconsin - Educational Communications Board)
  • WEUX (Channel 48; Colfax, WI; Owner: Gm Chippewa Falls Licensing Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Chetek Town, Wisconsin

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 118  (27.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 36  (8.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 69  (16.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (2.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 79  (18.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 109  (28.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 91  (23.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 141  (36.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 269 Farms In Chetek Town, Wisconsin


(updated 2008)



Banks In Chetek Town, Wisconsin

Sterling Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $210.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

First National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $781.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 191

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Chetek Town, Wisconsin

  • Rice Lake Airport


    (about 11.5 miles in Canton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: RIE)

  • Chippewa Valley Regional


    (about 32.6 miles in Eau Claire, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EAU)

  • Eau Claire Municipal


    (about 32.6 miles in Eau Claire, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EAU)

  • Hayward Municipal


    (about 49.1 miles in Hayward, Wisconsin; Airport Code: HYR)

  • Sawyer County


    (about 49.1 miles in Hayward, Wisconsin; Airport Code: HYR)

  • L O Simenstad Municipal


    (about 51.5 miles in Osceola, Wisconsin; Airport Code: OEO)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Chetek Town, Wisconsin

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.23%

Carpooled

8.06%

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

4.03%

Other Means

0.25%

Worked At Home

7.43%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Chetek 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
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 556

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 12

Female householder, no husband present : 51

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 181

Householder not living alone : 34


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 9

Male householder and female partner : 15

Female householder and female partner : 4

Female householder and male partner : 17

All other households : 789


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 547

Renter-occupied housing units : 9

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 26

Renter-occupied housing units : 25

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 184

Renter-occupied housing units : 31


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 54

$10,000 to $14,999 : 30

$15,000 to $19,999 : 21

$20,000 to $24,999 : 63

$25,000 to $29,999 : 69

$30,000 to $34,999 : 70

$35,000 to $39,999 : 59

$40,000 to $44,999 : 62

$45,000 to $49,999 : 71

$50,000 to $59,999 : 46

$60,000 to $74,999 : 63

$75,000 to $99,999 : 89

$100,000 to $124,999 : 65

$125,000 to $149,999 : 13

$150,000 to $199,999 : 19

$200,000 or more : 40


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Total : 1,147


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Occupied : 834

Vacant : 313


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later : 29

Built 2000 to 2004 : 134

Built 1990 to 1999 : 208

Built 1980 to 1989 : 159

Built 1970 to 1979 : 156

Built 1960 to 1969 : 85

Built 1950 to 1959 : 128

Built 1940 to 1949 : 141

Built 1939 or earlier : 107


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Utility gas : 254

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 352

Electricity : 149

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 32

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 47

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 19

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 14

$50,000 to $59,999 : 11

$60,000 to $69,999 : 26

$70,000 to $79,999 : 27

$80,000 to $89,999 : 42

$90,000 to $99,999 : 32

$100,000 to $124,999 : 59

$125,000 to $149,999 : 61

$150,000 to $174,999 : 97

$175,000 to $199,999 : 45

$200,000 to $249,999 : 131

$250,000 to $299,999 : 36

$300,000 to $399,999 : 89

$400,000 to $499,999 : 40

$500,000 to $749,999 : 28

$750,000 to $999,999 : 6

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Chetek 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 : 9

Home equity loan only : 90

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 368

Housing units without a mortgage : 302


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Chetek Town, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later : $225,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $144,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $213,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $210,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $76,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $215,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $110,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $250,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $157,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Chetek Town, Wisconsin: 70.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Wisconsin: 64.4%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Chetek 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 11 11 $769,000
  Two Family 1 2 $85,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 13 $854,000
2000        
  Single Family 18 18 $1,322,750
  Two Family 1 2 $50,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 20 $1,372,750
2001        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,383,150
  Two Family 1 2 $147,824
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 13 $1,530,974
2002        
  Single Family 13 13 $1,560,000
  Two Family 3 6 $450,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 19 $2,010,000
2003        
  Single Family 15 15 $1,660,000
  Two Family 7 14 $840,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

22 29 $2,500,000
2004        
  Single Family 37 37 $4,711,473
  Two Family 2 4 $390,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

39 41 $5,101,473
2005        
  Single Family 12 12 $2,034,423
  Two Family 6 12 $1,380,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 24 $3,414,423
2006        
  Single Family 19 19 $1,503,796
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 19 $1,503,796


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Chetek Town, WI): $38,125
Median Household Income In 2000 (Wisconsin): $43,791


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Chetek Town): $104,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wisconsin): $109,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Chetek Town): $479
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wisconsin): $540


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Chetek Town, Wisconsin

Utility Gas: 20.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 43.5%
Electricity: 12.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 8.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 13.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.1%
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 Chetek Town, Wisconsin are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Chetek Town, Wisconsin

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 57 $180,512 125 $141,920 11,004 $38,003 $12.90
Financial Administration 4 $13,873 3 $1,125 89 $41,619 $12.64
Other Government Administration 0 $0 5 $3,387 44 $0 $76.98
Judicial and Legal 0 $0 1 $830 44 $0 $18.86
Police Protection - Officers 3 $17,201 2 $2,652 159 $68,804 $16.68
Police - Other 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Streets and Highways 5 $22,399 0 $0 0 $53,758 --
Welfare 41 $113,341 109 $130,867 10,302 $33,173 $12.70
Solid Waste Management 2 $8,254 0 $0 0 $49,524 --
Sewerage 1 $3,850 0 $0 0 $46,200 --
Local Libraries 1 $1,594 4 $1,939 252 $19,128 $7.69
Other and Unallocable 0 $0 1 $1,118 113 $0 $9.89

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Chetek Town, Wisconsin

Lakeview Med Ctr


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

Northwest Wi Homecare


     Address: 4033 123rd Street, Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin 54729
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 11/20/1984

St Josephs Hsptl Hha


     Address: 2661 Cty Hwy I, Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin 54729
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 9/4/1985

Chippewa Cty Public Hlth


     Address: 711 N Bridge St Rm 222, Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin 54729
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Rusk Cty Dept Of Hlth And Human Svcs


     Address: 311 Miner Ave East, Ladysmith, Wisconsin 54848
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/4/1976

Hospitals Close To Chetek Town, Wisconsin

Our Lady Of Victory Hsptl


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

Luther Midelfort- Northland Mayo Health System


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

Lakeview Med Ctr


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

Luther Midelfort- Chippewa Valley Mayo Hlth System


     Address: 1501 Thompson St, Bloomer, Wisconsin 54724
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Cumberland Memorial Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Chetek Town, Wisconsin

Knapp Haven Nur Home


     Address: 725 Knapp St, Chetek, Wisconsin 54728
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 95
     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%

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%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Chetek Town, Wisconsin

Name: Prairie Island
Address: 1717 Wakonade Drive East; Welch, MN 55089
Distance: 73 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Chetek Town, Wisconsin

    Retired Workers: 1,125
    Disabled Workers: 170
    Widowers Workers: 135
    Spouses Workers: 90
    Children Workers: 70


(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 Chetek 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 Chetek 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 Chetek Town, Wisconsin directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Chetek Town, Wisconsin

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 46 46 0 0 0 0 0 90 0 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 45 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a 5 5 5 2 3 2 2 1 2 4
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 230 232 232 92 139 94 93 45 90 182
Burglary n/a n/a n/a 6 20 8 20 11 3 5 17 6 7
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 276 927 371 919 509 141 233 762 269 318
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a 45 42 28 26 45 29 26 23 18 18
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 2,073 1,946 1,297 1,194 2,081 1,358 1,213 1,031 808 817
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a 4 4 2 3 4 1 1 1 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 184 185 93 138 185 47 47 45 0 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a 14 17 10 12 15 8 8 10 6 6
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a 8 9 5 6 8 4 4 6 3 4


(updated 2013)



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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