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Demographics Analysis

The people of Iron River 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
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 5 years : 27

5 to 9 years : 19

10 to 14 years : 41

15 to 17 years : 38

18 and 19 years : 27

20 years : 1

21 years : 1

22 to 24 years : 68

25 to 29 years : 15

30 to 34 years : 10

35 to 39 years : 13

40 to 44 years : 44

45 to 49 years : 58

50 to 54 years : 23

55 to 59 years : 22

60 and 61 years : 32

62 to 64 years : 15

65 and 66 years : 9

67 to 69 years : 6

70 to 74 years : 29

75 to 79 years : 25

80 to 84 years : 14

85 years and over : 17

Female:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 9 years : 12

10 to 14 years : 20

15 to 17 years : 14

18 and 19 years : 2

20 years : 0

21 years : 20

22 to 24 years : 53

25 to 29 years : 33

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 34

40 to 44 years : 29

45 to 49 years : 36

50 to 54 years : 46

55 to 59 years : 53

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 13

65 and 66 years : 1

67 to 69 years : 30

70 to 74 years : 28

75 to 79 years : 38

80 to 84 years : 14

85 years and over : 23


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 493

Multiple ancestry : 470

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 5

Ancestry not reported : 107


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,039

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 16

Not a U.S. citizen : 20


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Total:

Under 5 years : 35

5 to 17 years : 144

18 to 24 years : 172

25 to 34 years : 58

35 to 44 years : 120

45 to 54 years : 163

55 to 59 years : 75

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 28

65 to 74 years : 103

75 years and over : 131

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 10

5 to 17 years : 60

18 to 24 years : 103

25 to 34 years : 29

35 to 44 years : 72

45 to 54 years : 116

55 to 59 years : 30

60 and 61 years : 38

62 to 64 years : 13

65 to 74 years : 63

75 years and over : 91

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 25

5 to 17 years : 69

18 to 24 years : 69

25 to 34 years : 14

35 to 44 years : 48

45 to 54 years : 47

55 to 59 years : 45

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 15

65 to 74 years : 34

75 years and over : 40

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 : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 15

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 15

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 : 6

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 348

Female : 277

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 192

Female : 222

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 14

Female : 22


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence : 593

Born in other state in the United States : 395

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 33


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 157

Now married, except separated : 308

Divorced : 55

Separated : 6

Widowed : 54

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 120

Now married, except separated : 182

Divorced : 15

Separated : 6

Widowed : 22

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 2

Now married, except separated : 15

Divorced : 1

Separated : 0

Widowed : 5


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 978

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

German:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 30


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Iron River Town, Wisconsin

  • German: 306   (20.1%)
  • Norwegian: 192   (12.6%)
  • Swedish: 175   (11.5%)
  • Finnish: 143   (9.4%)
  • Irish: 125   (8.2%)
  • Polish: 101   (6.6%)
  • English: 88   (5.8%)
  • Other Groups: 63   (4.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 61   (4.0%)
  • Dutch: 41   (2.7%)
  • Scandinavian: 28   (1.8%)
  • Czech: 26   (1.7%)
  • United States Or American: 21   (1.4%)
  • Belgian: 21   (1.4%)
  • Scottish: 17   (1.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 16   (1.0%)
  • Danish: 15   (1.0%)
  • Italian: 12   (0.8%)
  • Croatian: 11   (0.7%)
  • Swiss: 11   (0.7%)
  • French Canadian: 9   (0.6%)
  • Hungarian: 7   (0.5%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 5   (0.3%)
  • Slovak: 5   (0.3%)
  • Slovene: 4   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 4   (0.3%)
  • Yugoslavian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Slavic: 2   (0.1%)
  • Australian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Estonian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Eastern European: 2   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Iron River Town, Wisconsin is 1,075



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Iron River Town, Wisconsin: 554
Female Population in Iron River Town, Wisconsin: 521


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Iron River Town, Wisconsin: 41.5
Median Female Resident Age in Iron River Town, Wisconsin: 50.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Wisconsin is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Iron River Town, Wisconsin


White


Both sexes

50.4

Male

49.3

Female

51.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

60.5

Male

0.0

Female

60.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

27.0

Male

18.8

Female

30.3

Asian


Both sexes

60.5

Male

47.5

Female

71.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

43.5

Male

43.5

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

24.0

Male

27.5

Female

16.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.5

Male

22.5

Female

0.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

50.5

Male

49.4

Female

51.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Iron River Town, Wisconsin


  • White: 1,021
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 38
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 3
  • Two or More Races: 13



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.49%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 29   (7.04%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (1.46%)
  • 10th Grade: 2   (0.49%)
  • 11th Grade: 5   (1.21%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 9   (2.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 187   (45.39%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 25   (6.07%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 58   (14.08%)
  • Associate Degree: 26   (6.31%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 38   (9.22%)
  • Master's Degree: 12   (2.91%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (2.18%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.97%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.49%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.49%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 20   (4.85%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (0.97%)
  • 10th Grade: 16   (3.88%)
  • 11th Grade: 9   (2.18%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 10   (2.43%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 165   (40.05%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 17   (4.13%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 64   (15.53%)
  • Associate Degree: 31   (7.52%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 52   (12.62%)
  • Master's Degree: 17   (4.13%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1   (0.24%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.49%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Iron River Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: Po Box 128, Iron River, WI 54847, Phone: (715) 372-4334, Students: 144 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Iron River Town, Wisconsin

  • Evelyn Goldberg Briggs Memorial Library


    68235 S. Main St., Iron River, WI 54847

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Iron River Town, Wisconsin


  • Beechwood Historical Society


    Po Box 219, Iron River, MI 49935

  • Classic Farm Machinery Of Iron County


    148 Stanley Lake Dr, Iron River, MI 49935

  • Iron River Historical Museum


    68245 S Main St, Iron River, WI 54847

  • Oulu Cultural & Heritage Center


    4890 Co Hwy B, Iron River, WI 54847

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Iron River 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 Iron River Town, Wisconsin.

Area Features of Iron River Town, Wisconsin


Airport


(1) Bayfield County Airport  

Building


(1) Iron River Ambulance Service   (2) Iron River Fire Department   (3) Tripp Townhall  

Cemetery


(1) City Cemetery   (2) Hillcrest Cemetery   (3) Pine Glade Cemetery   (4) Valley View Cemetery  

Census


(1) Iron River Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Oulu Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Delta   (2) Town Of Iron River   (3) Town Of Oulu   (4) Town Of Pilsen   (5) Town Of Tripp  

Dam


(1) Iron River Light And Power Company Wp182 Dam   (2) Murrays 2wp1034 Dam  

Lake


(1) Angus Lake   (2) Bailey Lake   (3) Bass Lake   (4) Basswood Lake   (5) Bear Lake   (6) Bell Lake   (7) Bismarck Lake   (8) Bladder Lake   (9) Bog Lake   (10) Buck Lake   (11) Buskey Bay   (12) Camp One Lake   (13) Camp Two Lake   (14) Canthook Lake   (15) Carson Pond   (16) Cat Lake   (17) Crooked Lake   (18) Crystal Lake   (19) Deep Lake   (20) Duck Lake   (21) Eagle Lake   (22) Everett Lake   (23) Finger Lake   (24) Fire Lake   (25) Five Island Lake   (26) Flynn Lake   (27) Getsey Lake   (28) Half Moon Lake   (29) Happles Lake   (30) Hart Lake   (31) Hay Lake   (32) Heart Lake   (33) Hicks Lake   (34) Hildur Lake   (35) Hobbs Lake   (36) Honey Lake   (37) Hostrawser Lake   (38) Inch Lake   (39) Iron Lake   (40) Island Lake   (41) Jackman Lake   (42) Jesse Lake   (43) Johnson Lake   (44) Jones Lake   (45) Lake Bullhead   (46) Lake Delta   (47) Lake Millicent   (48) Lake Nokomis   (49) Lake Ruth   (50) Lemon Lake   (51) Lester Lake   (52) Long Lake   (53) Loon Lake   (54) Lost Lake   (55) Mccarry Lake   (56) Mill Pond Lake   (57) Minor Lake   (58) Mirror Lake   (59) Moon Lake   (60) Mud Flat Lake   (61) Mud Lake   (62) Mullenhoff Lake   (63) Muskellunge Lake   (64) Mystery Lake   (65) Nestle Lake   (66) Patsy Lake   (67) Perch Lake   (68) Peterson Lake   (69) Phantom Lake   (70) Pike Lake   (71) Pine Lake   (72) Richardson Lake   (73) Roger Lake   (74) Sand Lake   (75) Sawdust Lake   (76) Silver Lake   (77) Silver Sack Lake   (78) Simpson Lake   (79) Spider Lake   (80) Spirit Lake   (81) Spring Lake   (82) Steckbaur Lake   (83) Steelhead Lake   (84) Swede Lake   (85) Toothpick Lake   (86) Topside Lake   (87) Trout Lake   (88) Tub Lake   (89) Twin Bear Lake   (90) Twin Lakes   (91) Wanoka Lake   (92) Wentzel Lake   (93) West Lake   (94) Wolf Lake  

Locale


(1) Iron River National Fish Hatchery   (2) Wanoka Lake Recreation Site  

Park


(1) Moquah Barrens Wildlife Area   (2) Oula Pioneer Memorial Park  

Populated Place


(1) Delta   (2) Iron River   (3) Topside  

Reservoir


(1) Iron River Flowage 8 37   (2) Pike Lake Chain Of Lakes 13  

School


(1) Iron River Elementary School   (2) Oulu School  

Stream


(1) Dahl Creek   (2) Dechamps Creek   (3) East Fork White River   (4) Hall Creek   (5) Townsend Creek  

Tower


(1) Iron River Lookout Tower  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Iron River Town, Wisconsin

54847 (pop. 2,087)


Cities Nearby Iron River Town, Wisconsin

Tripp Town, WI  (pop. 184) 4.8 Miles
Hughes Town, WI  (pop. 417) 5.1 Miles
Delta Town, WI  (pop. 261) 6.2 Miles
Oulu Town, WI  (pop. 516) 7.6 Miles
Keystone Town, WI  (pop. 390) 9.4 Miles
Pilsen Town, WI  (pop. 164) 9.9 Miles
Brule Town, WI  (pop. 490) 10.0 Miles
Orienta Town, WI  (pop. 130) 13.2 Miles
Highland Town, WI  (pop. 333) 13.7 Miles
Mason Town, WI  (pop. 251) 14.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Iron River Town, Wisconsin

715



Elevation in Iron River Town, Wisconsin is 1,086.0 ft. (331.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Iron River Town, Wisconsin

Lat: 46.550240 N        Long: -91.383822 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 18   (3.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 17   (3.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 39   (8.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 72   (14.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 38   (7.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 74   (15.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 61   (12.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 47   (9.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 29   (6.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 19   (3.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 10   (2.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 1   (0.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 41   (8.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 18   (3.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 358

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 56

In 3-person carpool : 0

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 : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 84

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 33


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Less than 5 minutes : 25

5 to 9 minutes : 123

10 to 14 minutes : 66

15 to 19 minutes : 12

20 to 24 minutes : 10

25 to 29 minutes : 12

30 to 34 minutes : 10

35 to 39 minutes : 18

40 to 44 minutes : 38

45 to 59 minutes : 142

60 to 89 minutes : 42

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 219

No Social Security income : 320


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 139

No retirement income : 400


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 26

$10,000 to $14,999 : 24

$15,000 to $19,999 : 26

$20,000 to $24,999 : 15

$25,000 to $29,999 : 21

$30,000 to $34,999 : 14

$35,000 to $39,999 : 24

$40,000 to $44,999 : 34

$45,000 to $49,999 : 4

$50,000 to $59,999 : 17

$60,000 to $74,999 : 26

$75,000 to $99,999 : 46

$100,000 to $124,999 : 36

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $42,969


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Iron River Town, Wisconsin

  • WATW (1400 AM; 0.78 kW; Ashland, WI; Owner: Heartland Comm. License, Llc)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 5.0 kW; South Range, WI; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Duluth)

FM Radio Stations Near Iron River Town, Wisconsin

  • WEGZ (105.9 FM; Washburn, WI; Owner: Keweenaw Bay Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WNXR (107.3 FM; Iron River, WI; Owner: Heartland Comm. License, Llc)
  • WWEN (88.1 FM; Hawthorne, WI; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WHSA (89.9 FM; Brule, WI; Owner: State Of Wisconsin - Educational Communications Board)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Ashland, WI; Owner: Board Of Regents Of The University Of Wisconsin System)
  • WHHI (91.3 FM; Highland, WI; Owner: State Of Wisconsin - Educational Communications Board)
  • WBSZ (93.3 FM; Ashland, WI; Owner: Heartland Comm. License, Llc)
  • WJJH (96.7 FM; Ashland, WI; Owner: Heartland Comm. License, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Iron River Town, Wisconsin

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 69  (25.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 20  (7.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 52  (19.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 62  (22.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 66  (28.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 75  (31.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 69  (29.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 75 Farms In Iron River Town, Wisconsin


(updated 2008)



Banks In Iron River Town, Wisconsin

Security State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $82.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 60

Chippewa Valley Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $266.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 13

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Iron River Town, Wisconsin

  • John F Kennedy Memorial


    (about 22.1 miles in Ashland, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ASX)

  • Sky Harbor


    (about 33.5 miles in Duluth, Minnesota; Airport Code: JZJ)

  • Richard I Bong


    (about 35.1 miles in Duluth, Minnesota; Airport Code: SUW)

  • Sawyer County


    (about 36.4 miles in Hayward, Wisconsin; Airport Code: HYR)

  • Hayward Municipal


    (about 36.4 miles in Hayward, Wisconsin; Airport Code: HYR)

  • Duluth International


    (about 43.2 miles in Duluth, Minnesota; Airport Code: DLH)

  • Cloquet Carlton County


    (about 54.2 miles in Cloquet, Minnesota; Airport Code: JZK)

  • Gogebic-Iron County


    (about 59.5 miles in Bessemer, Michigan; Airport Code: IWD)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Iron River Town, Wisconsin

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.31%

Carpooled

11.24%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.00%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.40%

Walked

6.43%

Other Means

0.80%

Worked At Home

2.81%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 248

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 27

Female householder, no husband present : 54

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 121

Householder not living alone : 89


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 85

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 8

All other households : 446


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 229

Renter-occupied housing units : 19

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 20

Renter-occupied housing units : 7

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19

Renter-occupied housing units : 35

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 116

Renter-occupied housing units : 94


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 55

$10,000 to $14,999 : 52

$15,000 to $19,999 : 45

$20,000 to $24,999 : 38

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 14

$35,000 to $39,999 : 119

$40,000 to $44,999 : 34

$45,000 to $49,999 : 8

$50,000 to $59,999 : 28

$60,000 to $74,999 : 31

$75,000 to $99,999 : 49

$100,000 to $124,999 : 36

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Total : 1,052


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Occupied : 539

Vacant : 513


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Median number of rooms : 4


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later : 8

Built 2000 to 2004 : 53

Built 1990 to 1999 : 197

Built 1980 to 1989 : 116

Built 1970 to 1979 : 235

Built 1960 to 1969 : 73

Built 1950 to 1959 : 139

Built 1940 to 1949 : 72

Built 1939 or earlier : 159


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Utility gas : 237

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 205

Electricity : 44

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 27

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 26

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Iron River 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 : 6

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 9

$40,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 6

$60,000 to $69,999 : 29

$70,000 to $79,999 : 33

$80,000 to $89,999 : 22

$90,000 to $99,999 : 13

$100,000 to $124,999 : 55

$125,000 to $149,999 : 13

$150,000 to $174,999 : 51

$175,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 to $249,999 : 26

$250,000 to $299,999 : 31

$300,000 to $399,999 : 45

$400,000 to $499,999 : 29

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Iron River 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 : 4

Home equity loan only : 21

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 166

Housing units without a mortgage : 193


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Iron River Town, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $268,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $208,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $126,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $165,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $257,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $151,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $77,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $79,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Iron River Town, Wisconsin: 63.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Wisconsin: 64.4%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Iron River Town, WI): $28,796
Median Household Income In 2000 (Wisconsin): $43,791


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Iron River Town): $81,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wisconsin): $109,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Iron River Town): $320
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wisconsin): $540


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Iron River Town, Wisconsin

Utility Gas: 39.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 36.4%
Electricity: 6.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 5.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 11.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.8%
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 Iron River Town, Wisconsin are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Iron River Town, Wisconsin

Northern Lights Home Health & Community Svs


     Address: 706 Bratley Drive, Washburn, Wisconsin 54891
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 2/4/1969

Bay Area Hlth


     Address: 1601 Beaser Ave, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/27/1992

Sawyer Cty Health And Human Svcs


     Address: 10610 Main, Hayward, Wisconsin 54843
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 3/4/1969

Douglas County Home Health Care


     Address: 1316 N 14th St Ste 324, Superior, Wisconsin 54880
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/19/1977

The Dove Inc


     Address: 1416 Cumming Ave Ste 2b, Superior, Wisconsin 54880
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 7/17/1986

Hospitals Close To Iron River Town, Wisconsin

Memorial Med Ctr


     Address: 1615 Maple Ln, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Hayward Area Mem Hsptl


     Address: 11040 N State Rd 77, Hayward, Wisconsin 54843
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Mary's Medical Center


     Address: 407 E 3rd St, Duluth, Minnesota 55805
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Miller Dwan Medical Center


     Address: 502 E Second St, Duluth, Minnesota 55805
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Lukes Hospital


     Address: 915 E 1st St, Duluth, Minnesota 55805
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Iron River Town, Wisconsin

Northern Lights Hcc


     Address: 706 Bratley Dr, Washburn, Wisconsin 54891
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 69
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Golden Livingcenter-court Manor


     Address: 911 3rd St West, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Ashland Hlth Rehab Ctr


     Address: 1319 Beaser Ave, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 54%

Middle River Hcc


     Address: 8274 E San Rd, South Range, Wisconsin 54874
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Golden Livingcenter-valley Of Hayward


     Address: 10775 Nyman Ave, Hayward, Wisconsin 54843
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 90%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Iron River Town, Wisconsin

Name: Monticello
Address: 2807 West Highway 75; Monticello, MN 55362
Distance: 145 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Iron River Town, Wisconsin

    Retired Workers: 465
    Disabled Workers: 75
    Widowers Workers: 55
    Spouses Workers: 35
    Children Workers: 40


(updated 2007)



Bayfield County, Wisconsin Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 60.26%
  • Bush & Cheney 38.71%
  • Other 1.03%



(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 Iron River Town, Wisconsin citizens.

Relocation to Bayfield County, WI

5.89 % of Bayfield County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $49,720

Wisconsin Average 6.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Ashland County , WI 1.04 % ($38,048 AGI )
  • Douglas County , WI 0.42 % ($54,120 AGI )
  • Hennepin County , MN 0.20 % ($72,917 AGI )

Relocation away from Bayfield County, WI

5.94 % of Bayfield 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 $30,590

Wisconsin Average 6.22 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Ashland County , WI 1.22 % ($23,356 AGI )
  • Douglas County , WI 0.73 % ($33,545 AGI )
  • St Louis County , MN 0.30 % ($26,556 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 Iron River Town, Wisconsin is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Iron River Town, Wisconsin

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Damage
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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 Iron River Town, Wisconsin directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Iron River Town, Wisconsin

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 2 2
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 177 177 176
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 3 10 4
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 266 883 352
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 5 6 5
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 443 530 441
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 3
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 264
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 4 3
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 2 2


(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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