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Demographics Analysis

The people of Laona 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
(Laona Town, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 5 years : 18

5 to 9 years : 52

10 to 14 years : 22

15 to 17 years : 17

18 and 19 years : 4

20 years : 2

21 years : 1

22 to 24 years : 30

25 to 29 years : 38

30 to 34 years : 37

35 to 39 years : 44

40 to 44 years : 32

45 to 49 years : 26

50 to 54 years : 44

55 to 59 years : 48

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 35

65 and 66 years : 32

67 to 69 years : 33

70 to 74 years : 34

75 to 79 years : 28

80 to 84 years : 16

85 years and over : 3

Female:

Under 5 years : 43

5 to 9 years : 46

10 to 14 years : 31

15 to 17 years : 13

18 and 19 years : 7

20 years : 24

21 years : 7

22 to 24 years : 17

25 to 29 years : 41

30 to 34 years : 35

35 to 39 years : 17

40 to 44 years : 26

45 to 49 years : 67

50 to 54 years : 36

55 to 59 years : 71

60 and 61 years : 22

62 to 64 years : 25

65 and 66 years : 18

67 to 69 years : 41

70 to 74 years : 24

75 to 79 years : 32

80 to 84 years : 10

85 years and over : 16


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Laona Town, Wisconsin)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 641

Multiple ancestry : 456

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 33

Ancestry not reported : 154


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,281

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 : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Laona Town, Wisconsin)

Total:

Under 5 years : 61

5 to 17 years : 181

18 to 24 years : 92

25 to 34 years : 151

35 to 44 years : 119

45 to 54 years : 173

55 to 59 years : 119

60 and 61 years : 41

62 to 64 years : 60

65 to 74 years : 182

75 years and over : 105

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 58

5 to 17 years : 178

18 to 24 years : 90

25 to 34 years : 141

35 to 44 years : 109

45 to 54 years : 146

55 to 59 years : 109

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 56

65 to 74 years : 160

75 years and over : 89

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 3

5 to 17 years : 3

18 to 24 years : 2

25 to 34 years : 7

35 to 44 years : 10

45 to 54 years : 27

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 22

75 years and over : 16

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 : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 3

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
(Laona Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 567

Female : 599

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 48

Female : 67

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Laona Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence : 1,144

Born in other state in the United States : 112

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 3


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 131

Now married, except separated : 649

Divorced : 84

Separated : 19

Widowed : 75

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 21

Now married, except separated : 74

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 16

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 : 3

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,210

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 1

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

German:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Laona Town, Wisconsin

  • German: 519   (33.2%)
  • Polish: 235   (15.1%)
  • Irish: 168   (10.8%)
  • French Canadian: 105   (6.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 95   (6.1%)
  • English: 79   (5.1%)
  • Norwegian: 64   (4.1%)
  • Other Groups: 51   (3.3%)
  • Swedish: 45   (2.9%)
  • Dutch: 40   (2.6%)
  • Italian: 28   (1.8%)
  • United States Or American: 28   (1.8%)
  • Belgian: 25   (1.6%)
  • Scottish: 20   (1.3%)
  • Czech: 11   (0.7%)
  • Danish: 8   (0.5%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 7   (0.4%)
  • Serbian: 5   (0.3%)
  • Finnish: 5   (0.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 5   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 4   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 2   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 2   (0.1%)
  • British: 2   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Laona Town, Wisconsin is 1,284



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Laona Town, Wisconsin: 615
Female Population in Laona Town, Wisconsin: 669


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Laona Town, Wisconsin: 48.2
Median Female Resident Age in Laona Town, Wisconsin: 48.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Wisconsin is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Laona Town, Wisconsin


White


Both sexes

47.9

Male

47.4

Female

48.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

41.5

Male

41.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

27.5

Male

27.5

Female

27.5

Asian


Both sexes

82.5

Male

0.0

Female

82.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

51.0

Male

51.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

34.5

Male

16.5

Female

52.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.0

Male

17.0

Female

16.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

17.5

Male

12.5

Female

51.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.1

Male

47.7

Female

48.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Laona Town, Wisconsin


  • White: 1,259
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 3
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 3
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 19



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 6   (1.46%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 12   (2.91%)
  • 9th Grade: 10   (2.43%)
  • 10th Grade: 20   (4.85%)
  • 11th Grade: 17   (4.13%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 9   (2.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 199   (48.3%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 35   (8.5%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 37   (8.98%)
  • Associate Degree: 8   (1.94%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 46   (11.17%)
  • Master's Degree: 8   (1.94%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (1.21%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.42%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 5   (1.06%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 20   (4.23%)
  • 9th Grade: 1   (0.21%)
  • 10th Grade: 13   (2.75%)
  • 11th Grade: 15   (3.17%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 7   (1.48%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 219   (46.3%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 66   (13.95%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 56   (11.84%)
  • Associate Degree: 35   (7.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 26   (5.5%)
  • Master's Degree: 8   (1.69%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Laona Town, Wisconsin

  • Laona


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 100, Laona, WI 54541, Phone: (715) 674-2143, Students: 288 )

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

  • Robinson Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 100, Laona, WI 54541, Phone: (715) 674-3801, Students: 166 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Laona Town, Wisconsin

  • Laona High


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 100, Laona, WI 54541, Phone: (715) 674-3801, Students: 122 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Laona Town, Wisconsin

  • Edith Evans Community Library


    5216 Forest Ave., Laona, WI 54541

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Laona Town, Wisconsin


  • Camp Five Museum


    5105 E Silver Lake Rd, Laona, WI 54541

  • Camp Five Museum Foundation Inc


    Po Box 5, Laona, WI 54541

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Laona Town, Wisconsin


Airport


(1) Heritage Acres Airport  

Building


(1) Laona District Ranger Station   (2) Laona Fire Department   (3) Laona Rescue Squad  

Cemetery


(1) Laona Cemetery  

Census


(1) Laona Census Designated Place  

Civil


(1) Town Of Blackwell   (2) Town Of Caswell   (3) Town Of Laona  

Dam


(1) Connor Forest Industries 1897c211 Dam  

Lake


(1) Birch Lake   (2) Bobs Lake   (3) Camp Three Lake   (4) Dawson Lake   (5) Finnerty Lake   (6) Ham Lake   (7) Kazmier Lake   (8) Langer Lake   (9) Little Birch Lake   (10) Little Pine Lake   (11) Little Riley Lake   (12) Piledriver Lake   (13) Purdy Lake   (14) Scattered Rice Lake   (15) Shabodock Lake   (16) Silver Lake   (17) Spring Pond   (18) Wabikon Lake  

Locale


(1) Big Joe Campground   (2) Blackwell Job Corps Center   (3) Burnt Bridge Campground   (4) Silver Lake Golf Course   (5) Town Of Laona Beach And Public Picnic Area  

Populated Place


(1) Blackwell   (2) Blackwell Junction   (3) Cavour   (4) Laona   (5) Laona Junction  

Reservoir


(1) Scattered Rice Lake 38  

School


(1) Laona High School   (2) Robinson Elementary School  

Spring


(1) Johnson Springs  

Stream


(1) Armstrong Creek   (2) Bobs Creek   (3) Camp Eight Creek   (4) Camp Twenty Creek   (5) Catwillow Creek   (6) Coldwater Creek   (7) Flanners Creek   (8) Gruman Creek   (9) Haymeadow Creek   (10) Honey Creek   (11) Kersten Creek   (12) Kokots Creek   (13) Michigan Creek   (14) Piledriver Creek   (15) Rock Creek   (16) Shabodock Creek   (17) Sixtytwo Creek   (18) Spencer Creek   (19) Stoney Creek   (20) Swan Creek   (21) Swanson Creek   (22) Whiting Creek  

Swamp


(1) Ccc Pond  

Tower


(1) Laona Lookout Tower  

Trail


(1) Dendro Eco Trail  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Laona Town, Wisconsin

54541 (pop. 1,683)


Cities Nearby Laona Town, Wisconsin

Caswell Town, WI  (pop. 88) 6.9 Miles
Blackwell Town, WI  (pop. 507) 6.9 Miles
Freedom Town, WI  (pop. 378) 9.2 Miles
Wabeno Town, WI  (pop. 992) 9.8 Miles
Crandon City, WI  (pop. 2,135) 10.3 Miles
Armstrong Creek Town, WI  (pop. 451) 12.4 Miles
Nashville Town, WI  (pop. 1,115) 12.9 Miles
Ross Town, WI  (pop. 113) 12.9 Miles
Argonne Town, WI  (pop. 544) 14.5 Miles
Crandon Town, WI  (pop. 529) 14.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Laona Town, Wisconsin

715



Elevation in Laona Town, Wisconsin is 1,565.0 ft. (477.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Laona Town, Wisconsin

Lat: 45.557338 N        Long: -88.688374 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 53   (10.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 23   (4.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 57   (10.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 53   (10.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 65   (12.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 49   (9.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 75   (14.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 42   (7.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 11   (2.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 9   (1.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 10   (1.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 49   (9.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 31   (5.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Laona Town, Wisconsin)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 454

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 104

In 3-person carpool : 10

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 2

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 : 15

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 26


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Laona Town, Wisconsin)

Less than 5 minutes : 80

5 to 9 minutes : 139

10 to 14 minutes : 81

15 to 19 minutes : 65

20 to 24 minutes : 66

25 to 29 minutes : 31

30 to 34 minutes : 33

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 7

45 to 59 minutes : 32

60 to 89 minutes : 3

90 or more minutes : 48


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 300

No Social Security income : 321


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 128

No retirement income : 493


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Laona Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 13

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5

$15,000 to $19,999 : 49

$20,000 to $24,999 : 53

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 31

$35,000 to $39,999 : 30

$40,000 to $44,999 : 24

$45,000 to $49,999 : 19

$50,000 to $59,999 : 59

$60,000 to $74,999 : 62

$75,000 to $99,999 : 43

$100,000 to $124,999 : 13

$125,000 to $149,999 : 13

$150,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $45,250


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Laona Town, Wisconsin

  • WOBT (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Monico, WI; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WMIQ (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Iron Mountain, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • NEW (640 AM; 0.62 kW; Monico, WI; Owner: Steven A.roy,rep.of The Est.of Lyle Evans)

FM Radio Stations Near Laona Town, Wisconsin

  • WRHN (100.1 FM; Monico, WI; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WOBE (100.7 FM; Iron Mountain, MI; Owner: Results Broadcasting Of Iron Mountain, Inc.)
  • WJNR-FM (101.5 FM; Iron Mountain, MI; Owner: Results Broadcasting Of Iron Mountain, Inc.)
  • WRLO-FM (105.3 FM; Pearson, WI; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WHTO (106.7 FM; Iron Mountain, MI; Owner: Results Broadcasting Of Iron Mountain, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Three Lakes, WI; Owner: Christian Vision Inc.)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Monico, WI; Owner: Lakeland Seventh-day Adventist Church)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Pembine, WI; Owner: Board Of Regents Of The University Of Wisconsin System)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Iron Mountain, MI; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Northern Michigan University)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Monico, WI; Owner: Rhinelander Seventh-day Adventist Church)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Three Lakes, WI; Owner: State Of Wisconsin - Educational Communications Board)
  • WMVM (90.7 FM; Fence, WI; Owner: Wrvm, Inc.)
  • WXPR (91.7 FM; Three Lakes, WI; Owner: White Pine Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WIMK (93.1 FM; Iron Mountain, MI; Owner: Northern Star Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WCYE (93.7 FM; Three Lakes, WI; Owner: Results Broadcasting Of Rhinelander, Inc.)
  • WEUL (98.1 FM; Iron Mountain, MI; Owner: Gospel Opportunities, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Laona Town, Wisconsin

  • WJFW-TV (Channel 12; Monico, WI; Owner: Northland Television, Llc)
  • WYOW (Channel 34; Three Lakes, WI; Owner: Waow-wyow Television, Inc.)
  • WBIJ (Channel 4; Crandon, WI; Owner: Selenka Communications, Llc)
  • WDHS (Channel 8; Iron Mountain, MI; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Laona Town, Wisconsin

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 59  (20.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 30  (10.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 23  (8.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 29  (10.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 46  (16.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 67  (24.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 75  (27.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 89  (32.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





There are 26 Farms In Laona Town, Wisconsin


(updated 2008)



Banks In Laona Town, Wisconsin

Laona State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $159.5k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 7

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Laona Town, Wisconsin

  • Ford


    (about 33.1 miles in Iron Mountain, Michigan; Airport Code: IMT)

  • Rhinelander/Oneida County


    (about 37.5 miles in Monico, Wisconsin; Airport Code: RHI)

  • Eagle River Union


    (about 38.1 miles in Eagle River, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EGV)

  • Kings Land O' Lakes


    (about 48.2 miles in Watersmeet, Michigan; Airport Code: LNL)

  • Lakeland/Noble F. Lee Memorial Field


    (about 56.4 miles in Arbor Vitae, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ARV)

  • Menominee-Marinette Twin County


    (about 59.0 miles in Marinette, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MNM)

  • Menominee County


    (about 59.3 miles in Marinette, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MNM)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Laona Town, Wisconsin

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.64%

Carpooled

10.00%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.27%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.36%

Walked

4.55%

Other Means

0.73%

Worked At Home

3.45%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 356

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 28

Female householder, no husband present : 55

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 165

Householder not living alone : 17


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 8

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 613


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Laona Town, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 297

Renter-occupied housing units : 59

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 28

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 16

Renter-occupied housing units : 39

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 91

Renter-occupied housing units : 91


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Laona Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 38

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16

$15,000 to $19,999 : 77

$20,000 to $24,999 : 89

$25,000 to $29,999 : 27

$30,000 to $34,999 : 44

$35,000 to $39,999 : 39

$40,000 to $44,999 : 49

$45,000 to $49,999 : 30

$50,000 to $59,999 : 67

$60,000 to $74,999 : 62

$75,000 to $99,999 : 46

$100,000 to $124,999 : 13

$125,000 to $149,999 : 13

$150,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Laona Town, Wisconsin)

Total : 932


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Laona Town, Wisconsin)

Occupied : 621

Vacant : 311


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Laona Town, Wisconsin)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Laona Town, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 69

Built 1990 to 1999 : 174

Built 1980 to 1989 : 103

Built 1970 to 1979 : 117

Built 1960 to 1969 : 132

Built 1950 to 1959 : 49

Built 1940 to 1949 : 115

Built 1939 or earlier : 173


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Laona Town, Wisconsin)

Utility gas : 295

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 85

Electricity : 41

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 34

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 159

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 7

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Laona Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 28

$50,000 to $59,999 : 40

$60,000 to $69,999 : 23

$70,000 to $79,999 : 29

$80,000 to $89,999 : 63

$90,000 to $99,999 : 22

$100,000 to $124,999 : 73

$125,000 to $149,999 : 38

$150,000 to $174,999 : 13

$175,000 to $199,999 : 22

$200,000 to $249,999 : 32

$250,000 to $299,999 : 11

$300,000 to $399,999 : 17

$400,000 to $499,999 : 5

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Laona 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 : 14

Home equity loan only : 35

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 167

Housing units without a mortgage : 216


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $206,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $120,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $96,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $102,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $109,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $77,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $58,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $68,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Laona Town, Wisconsin: 67.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Wisconsin: 64.4%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Laona Town, Wisconsin

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

    Buildings Units Cost
2003        
  Single Family 3 3 $94,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $94,000
2004        
  Single Family 6 6 $329,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $329,500
2005        
  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
2006        
  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


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Laona Town, WI): $31,852
Median Household Income In 2000 (Wisconsin): $43,791


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Laona Town): $67,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wisconsin): $109,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Laona Town): $345
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wisconsin): $540


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Laona Town, Wisconsin

Utility Gas: 61.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 15.4%
Electricity: 4.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 7.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 10.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
No Fuel Used: 0.4%


(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 Laona Town, Wisconsin are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Laona Town, Wisconsin

Dickinson Home Health


     Address: 617 North Stephenson Ave, Iron Mountain, Michigan 49801
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1996

The Woodlands Home Hlth Svcs


     Address: 913 East Main Street, Suring, Wisconsin 54174
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/9/2001

United Home Care


     Address: 1400 West Ice Lake Road, Iron River, Michigan 49935
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/10/1998

Ministry Hm Cr Hh Rhinelander


     Address: 1860 N Stevens St Po Box 716, Rhinelander, Wisconsin 54501
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 12/11/1991

Caregivers Home Hlth


     Address: Po Box 436, Marinette, Wisconsin 54143
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/24/1999

Hospitals Close To Laona Town, Wisconsin

Dickinson County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1721 S Stephenson Ave, Iron Mountain, Michigan 49801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Langlade Mem Hsptl


     Address: 112 E Fifth St, Antigo, Wisconsin 54409
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Iron County Community Hospital


     Address: 1400 W Ice Lake Road, Iron River, Michigan 49935
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Community Mem Hsptl


     Address: 855 S Main St, Oconto Falls, Wisconsin 54154
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Marys Hospital


     Address: 2251 North Shore Dr, Rhinelander, Wisconsin 54501
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Laona Town, Wisconsin

Nu Roc Comm Hlthcare


     Address: 3576a Nu Roc Ln, Laona, Wisconsin 54541
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Crandon Nur Home


     Address: 105 W Pioneer Ave Po Box 400, Crandon, Wisconsin 54520
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Golden Livingcenter-florence


     Address: 2150 Chapin St, Florence, Wisconsin 54121
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 45
     Percent Occupied: 62%

Freeman Nursing & Rehab Community


     Address: 1805 Pyle Drive, Kingsford, Michigan 49802
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 45
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Manorcare Health Services


     Address: 1225 Woodward Avenue, Kingsford, Michigan 49801
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 101
     Percent Occupied: 94%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Laona Town, Wisconsin

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 95 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Laona Town, Wisconsin

    Retired Workers: 275
    Disabled Workers: 50
    Widowers Workers: 30
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Forest County, Wisconsin Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 48.69%
  • Bush & Cheney 50.61%
  • Other 0.70%



(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 Laona Town, Wisconsin citizens.

Relocation to Forest County, WI

6.02 % of Forest County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $34,386

Wisconsin Average 6.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Oneida County , WI 0.63 % ($23,864 AGI )
  • Milwaukee County , WI 0.46 % ($40,500 AGI )
  • Brown County , WI 0.40 % ($43,786 AGI )

Relocation away from Forest County, WI

5.66 % of Forest 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 $31,543

Wisconsin Average 6.22 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Oneida County , WI 0.60 % ($36,810 AGI )
  • Brown County , WI 0.58 % ($36,650 AGI )
  • Oconto County , WI 0.43 % ($31,933 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 Laona 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 Laona 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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