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Demographics Analysis

The people of Medford 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
(Medford Town, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 5 years : 90

5 to 9 years : 85

10 to 14 years : 66

15 to 17 years : 58

18 and 19 years : 24

20 years : 18

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 7

25 to 29 years : 88

30 to 34 years : 33

35 to 39 years : 105

40 to 44 years : 133

45 to 49 years : 116

50 to 54 years : 92

55 to 59 years : 96

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 26

65 and 66 years : 27

67 to 69 years : 29

70 to 74 years : 75

75 to 79 years : 27

80 to 84 years : 18

85 years and over : 7

Female:

Under 5 years : 38

5 to 9 years : 37

10 to 14 years : 126

15 to 17 years : 67

18 and 19 years : 29

20 years : 11

21 years : 7

22 to 24 years : 8

25 to 29 years : 32

30 to 34 years : 59

35 to 39 years : 55

40 to 44 years : 143

45 to 49 years : 137

50 to 54 years : 89

55 to 59 years : 99

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 24

65 and 66 years : 35

67 to 69 years : 44

70 to 74 years : 44

75 to 79 years : 57

80 to 84 years : 15

85 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Medford Town, Wisconsin)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,330

Multiple ancestry : 920

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 179


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,415

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 : 14


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Medford Town, Wisconsin)

Total:

Under 5 years : 128

5 to 17 years : 439

18 to 24 years : 104

25 to 34 years : 212

35 to 44 years : 436

45 to 54 years : 434

55 to 59 years : 195

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 50

65 to 74 years : 254

75 years and over : 131

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 128

5 to 17 years : 398

18 to 24 years : 104

25 to 34 years : 196

35 to 44 years : 395

45 to 54 years : 346

55 to 59 years : 185

60 and 61 years : 42

62 to 64 years : 32

65 to 74 years : 224

75 years and over : 105

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 33

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 16

35 to 44 years : 35

45 to 54 years : 88

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 18

65 to 74 years : 30

75 years and over : 26

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 : 8

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 6

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
(Medford Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,120

Female : 1,035

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 125

Female : 135

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 8

Female : 6


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Medford Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence : 2,155

Born in other state in the United States : 260

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 6


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 304

Now married, except separated : 1,187

Divorced : 134

Separated : 0

Widowed : 121

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 10

Now married, except separated : 202

Divorced : 15

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 8

Now married, except separated : 6

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,234

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 8


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Medford Town, Wisconsin

  • German: 1,380   (53.6%)
  • Irish: 213   (8.3%)
  • Polish: 169   (6.6%)
  • Norwegian: 152   (5.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 109   (4.2%)
  • Other Groups: 82   (3.2%)
  • Czech: 61   (2.4%)
  • United States Or American: 58   (2.3%)
  • English: 54   (2.1%)
  • Swedish: 44   (1.7%)
  • Italian: 32   (1.2%)
  • Finnish: 31   (1.2%)
  • Slovak: 31   (1.2%)
  • French Canadian: 26   (1.0%)
  • Swiss: 21   (0.8%)
  • Austrian: 20   (0.8%)
  • Danish: 20   (0.8%)
  • Dutch: 18   (0.7%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 16   (0.6%)
  • European: 10   (0.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 8   (0.3%)
  • Slavic: 6   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 4   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Medford Town, Wisconsin is 2,429



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Medford Town, Wisconsin: 1,253
Female Population in Medford Town, Wisconsin: 1,176


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Medford Town, Wisconsin: 42.3
Median Female Resident Age in Medford Town, Wisconsin: 43.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Wisconsin is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Medford Town, Wisconsin


White


Both sexes

40.2

Male

40.3

Female

40.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

20.5

Male

23.5

Female

15.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

19.5

Male

0.0

Female

19.5

Asian


Both sexes

31.5

Male

30.5

Female

34.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

19.5

Male

0.0

Female

19.5

Other


Both sexes

24.5

Male

47.5

Female

1.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.0

Male

11.5

Female

16.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

16.5

Male

23.3

Female

9.7

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.4

Male

40.4

Female

40.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Medford Town, Wisconsin


  • White: 2,421
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 8
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.28%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 60   (8.33%)
  • 9th Grade: 3   (0.42%)
  • 10th Grade: 36   (5%)
  • 11th Grade: 20   (2.78%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 3   (0.42%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 339   (47.08%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 19   (2.64%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 76   (10.56%)
  • Associate Degree: 79   (10.97%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 54   (7.5%)
  • Master's Degree: 14   (1.94%)
  • Professional School Degree: 15   (2.08%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 22   (3.09%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (0.28%)
  • 10th Grade: 21   (2.95%)
  • 11th Grade: 5   (0.7%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 13   (1.83%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 311   (43.74%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 68   (9.56%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 96   (13.5%)
  • Associate Degree: 88   (12.38%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 68   (9.56%)
  • Master's Degree: 4   (0.56%)
  • Professional School Degree: 13   (1.83%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Medford Town, Wisconsin

  • Medford Area


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 124 W State St, Medford, WI 54451, Phone: (715) 748-4620, Students: 2,215 )

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

  • Medford Middle


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 509 Clark St, Medford, WI 54451, Phone: (715) 748-2516, Students: 622 )

  • Medford Elementary


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 1065 W Broadway Ave, Medford, WI 54451, Phone: (715) 748-2316, Students: 573 )

  • Rural Virtual Academy


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 124 W State St, Medford, WI 54451, Phone: (715) 748-4620, Students: 6 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Medford Town, Wisconsin

  • Medford High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1015 W Broadway Ave, Medford, WI 54451, Phone: (715) 748-5951, Students: 788 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Medford Town, Wisconsin

  • Holy Rosary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 215 S Washington Avenue, Medford, WI 54451, Phone: (715) 748-3336, Students: 118 )

  • Immanuel Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 420 Lincoln Street, Medford, WI 54451, Phone: (715) 748-2891, Students: 71 )

  • Hillside School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: N2361 Wren Drive, Medford, WI 54451, Phone: () -, Students: 24 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Medford Town, Wisconsin

  • Frances L. Simek Memorial Library Medford


    400 N. Main St., Medford, WI 54451

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Medford Town, Wisconsin


  • Arts Council Of Southern Ore


    33 N Central Ave Ste 30, Medford, OR 97501
    http://www.artscouncilso.org

  • Friends Of Chevalier Auditorium & Gene Mack Gymnasium Inc


    102 Brooks Street, Medford, MA 02155

  • Historic Medford Village Business Association


    Po Box 1363, Medford, NJ 08055

  • Indian Mills Historical Society


    105 Willow Grod Rd, Medford, NJ 08055

  • Medford Area Historical League Inc


    Po Box 23, Medford, MN 55049

  • Medford Historical Society


    10 Governors Ave, Medford, MA 02155

  • Medford Historical Society


    Po Box 362, Medford, NJ 08055

  • Medford-brooks Estate Land Tr Inc


    Po Box 328, Medford, MA 02155

  • Rogue Valley Childrens Discovery Museum Incorporated


    106 N Central Ave, Medford, OR 97501
    http://www.sohs.org

  • Southampton Historical Society


    Po Box 2086, Medford, NJ 08055

  • Southern Oregon Chapter Of The National Railway Historical


    Po Box 622, Medford, OR 97501

  • Southern Oregon Live Steamers


    Po Box 1443, Medford, OR 97501

  • Taylor County Historical Society Inc


    845a Broadway Ave, Medford, WI 54451

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Medford Town, Wisconsin


Building


(1) Hammel Townhall   (2) Medford Area Fire Department   (3) Molitor Townhall   (4) Taylor County Ambulance Service Medford  

Cemetery


(1) Amish Cemetery   (2) Molitor Cemetery   (3) Our Saviours Lutheran Cemetery   (4) Whittlesey Catholic Cemetery   (5) Whittlesey Lutheran Cemetery  

Census


(1) Whittlesey Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Holway Church   (2) Holy Rosary Roman Catholic Church   (3) Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church   (4) Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Church   (5) Saint Marys Episcopal Church Historical   (6) Saint Pauls Evangelical Lutheran Church   (7) Trinity Church  

Civil


(1) Taylor County   (2) Town Of Chelsea   (3) Town Of Hammel   (4) Town Of Medford   (5) Town Of Molitor  

Dam


(1) Bradow Dam D 8092   (2) Clear Lake Dam   (3) Dennis Gisvold E4894 Dam   (4) Dr Walther W Meyer Number 1 D4754 Dam   (5) Medford Dam   (6) Meyer 1 G3582 1 Dam   (7) Meyer 2 G3582 1 Dam   (8) Meyer 4 G3582 1 Dam   (9) Meyer 5 G3582 1 Dam   (10) Meyer 6 E1355 1 Dam   (11) Nelson 3wr87 Dam   (12) Nick Henrichs G-9011 Dam   (13) Patrick J Meyer 3nw78801 Dam   (14) Steenhoven Dam   (15) Weathershield 3nw1536 238 Dam  

Hospital


(1) Medford Clinic   (2) Memorial Health Center Of Taylor County  

Lake


(1) Anderson Lake   (2) Blank Lake   (3) Bullhead Lake   (4) Clarke Lake   (5) Clear Lake   (6) Cranberry Lake   (7) Cronin Lake   (8) Esadore Lake   (9) Eska Lake   (10) Grassy Knoll Lake   (11) Horseshoe Lake   (12) Horten Lake   (13) Hulls Lake   (14) Jerry Lake   (15) Ketcham Lake   (16) Keyes Lake   (17) Kleutch Lake   (18) Laher Lake   (19) Lake Eleven   (20) Lake Nineteen   (21) Lake Thirty   (22) Leuthey Lake   (23) Long Lake   (24) Lost Lake   (25) Matt Ochs Lake   (26) Mcnamar Lake   (27) Mud Lake   (28) Nancy Lake   (29) North Twin Lake   (30) Pechstein Lake   (31) Perch Lake   (32) Pickerel Lake   (33) Richter Lake   (34) Sackett Lake   (35) Salem Lake   (36) Schoolhouse Lake   (37) Scoof Lake   (38) South Twin Lake   (39) Thief Lake  

Locale


(1) North Twin Lake Campground   (2) Sackett Lake Recreation Area  

Park


(1) Twin Lakes Bog State Natural Area  

Populated Place


(1) Murat   (2) Perkinstown   (3) Whittlesey  

Reservoir


(1) 0 4 Reservoir   (2) 0 6 Reservoir   (3) 1 Reservoir   (4) 1 5 Reservoir   (5) Clear Lake   (6) Medford Flowage   (7) Medford Flowage 35 4   (8) Romeo Lake   (9) South Twin Lake 1   (10) Tiffany Lake   (11) Washington Flowage   (12) Washington Flowage 1-16-5  

School


(1) Anderson School Historical   (2) Brookside School   (3) Cleveland School Historical   (4) Farm View School Historical   (5) Frey School Historical   (6) Hillcrest School Historical   (7) Hillside School   (8) Holy Rosary School   (9) Immanuel Lutheran School   (10) Meadowbrook School Historical   (11) Meadownook School Historical   (12) Medford Elementary School   (13) Medford High School   (14) Pine Tree School Historical   (15) Pleasant Heights School   (16) Sawyer Dam School Historical   (17) Thielke School Historical   (18) Wayside School Historical   (19) Winding Brook School Historical  

Stream


(1) Leuthey Creek   (2) Maurer Creek   (3) North Fork Yellow River   (4) Paradise Creek   (5) Paugel Creek   (6) Sailor Creek   (7) South Fork Yellow River   (8) Washington Creek  

Tower


(1) Wigm-fm Medford  

Trail


(1) Ice Age Trail  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Medford Town, Wisconsin

54451 (pop. 11,128)


Cities Nearby Medford Town, Wisconsin

Medford City, WI  (pop. 4,086) 1.8 Miles
Little Black Town, WI  (pop. 1,206) 5.0 Miles
Hammel Town, WI  (pop. 571) 5.6 Miles
Stetsonville Village, WI  (pop. 583) 6.2 Miles
Browning Town, WI  (pop. 755) 6.8 Miles
Chelsea Town, WI  (pop. 684) 7.3 Miles
Holway Town, WI  (pop. 918) 7.9 Miles
Molitor Town, WI  (pop. 302) 8.7 Miles
Dorchester Village, WI  (pop. 944) 10.8 Miles
Greenwood Town, WI  (pop. 613) 11.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Medford Town, Wisconsin

715



Elevation in Medford Town, Wisconsin is 1,486.0 ft. (453.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Medford Town, Wisconsin

Lat: 45.156071 N        Long: -90.372129 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 61   (5.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 77   (6.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 87   (7.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 83   (7.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 142   (12.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 164   (14.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 220   (19.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 73   (6.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 55   (4.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 13   (1.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 10   (0.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 14   (1.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 100   (8.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 51   (4.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Medford Town, Wisconsin)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 994

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 115

In 3-person carpool : 19

In 4-person carpool : 14

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 36

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 : 6

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 5

Other means : 23

Worked at home : 73


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Medford Town, Wisconsin)

Less than 5 minutes : 34

5 to 9 minutes : 350

10 to 14 minutes : 348

15 to 19 minutes : 132

20 to 24 minutes : 73

25 to 29 minutes : 18

30 to 34 minutes : 74

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 38

45 to 59 minutes : 41

60 to 89 minutes : 39

90 or more minutes : 65


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 292

No Social Security income : 714


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 155

No retirement income : 851


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Medford Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 25

$10,000 to $14,999 : 17

$15,000 to $19,999 : 35

$20,000 to $24,999 : 14

$25,000 to $29,999 : 23

$30,000 to $34,999 : 31

$35,000 to $39,999 : 46

$40,000 to $44,999 : 92

$45,000 to $49,999 : 39

$50,000 to $59,999 : 86

$60,000 to $74,999 : 133

$75,000 to $99,999 : 117

$100,000 to $124,999 : 59

$125,000 to $149,999 : 25

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 or more : 17


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $57,292


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Medford Town, Wisconsin

  • WIGM (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Chelsea, WI; Owner: Wigm, Inc.)
  • WJJQ (810 AM; 0.98 kW; Tomahawk, WI; Owner: Albert Broadcasting Ii Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Medford Town, Wisconsin

  • NEW (89.1 FM; Thorp, WI; Owner: Milewski Nature Fund, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Thorp, WI; Owner: Joshua Springs Calvary Chapel)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Withee, WI; Owner: Optima Enrichment, Inc.)
  • WOSQ (92.3 FM; Unity, WI; Owner: Seehafer Broadcasting Corp)
  • WJJQ-FM (92.5 FM; Tomahawk, WI; Owner: Albert Broadcasting Ii Llc)
  • WOFM (94.7 FM; Athens, WI; Owner: Wrig, Inc.)
  • WKEB (99.3 FM; Chelsea, WI; Owner: Wigm, Incorporated)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Medford Town, Wisconsin

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 127  (20.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 42  (6.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 116  (19.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 32  (5.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 102  (16.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 153  (25.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 126  (20.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 188  (30.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4  (0.7%)


(updated 2010)





There are 408 Farms In Medford Town, Wisconsin


(updated 2008)



Banks In Medford Town, Wisconsin

Associated Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $25.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 236

Fidelity National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $81k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 7

Forward Financial Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $328.1k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 8

Time Federal Savings Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $621.2k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 5

Nicolet National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 23

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Medford Town, Wisconsin

  • Taylor County


    (about 5.1 miles in Stetsonville, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MDF)

  • Marshfield Municipal


    (about 37.2 miles in Marshfield, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MFI)

  • Price County


    (about 38.2 miles in Phillips, Wisconsin; Airport Code: WI2)

  • Wausau Downtown


    (about 39.9 miles in Wausau, Wisconsin; Airport Code: AUW)

  • Central Wisconsin


    (about 43.4 miles in Mosinee, Wisconsin; Airport Code: CWA)

  • Rhinelander/Oneida County


    (about 55.2 miles in Monico, Wisconsin; Airport Code: RHI)

  • Eau Claire Municipal


    (about 58.1 miles in Eau Claire, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EAU)

  • Chippewa Valley Regional


    (about 58.1 miles in Eau Claire, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EAU)

  • Stevens Point Municipal


    (about 59.0 miles in Stevens Point, Wisconsin; Airport Code: STE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Medford Town, Wisconsin

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.13%

Carpooled

10.70%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.16%

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

0.66%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

5.35%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 692

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 23

Female householder, no husband present : 54

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 214

Householder not living alone : 23


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 17

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 6

All other households : 983


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Medford Town, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 640

Renter-occupied housing units : 52

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 17

Renter-occupied housing units : 6

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 34

Renter-occupied housing units : 20

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 180

Renter-occupied housing units : 57


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Medford Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 41

$10,000 to $14,999 : 35

$15,000 to $19,999 : 73

$20,000 to $24,999 : 39

$25,000 to $29,999 : 54

$30,000 to $34,999 : 55

$35,000 to $39,999 : 57

$40,000 to $44,999 : 126

$45,000 to $49,999 : 39

$50,000 to $59,999 : 86

$60,000 to $74,999 : 156

$75,000 to $99,999 : 117

$100,000 to $124,999 : 64

$125,000 to $149,999 : 32

$150,000 to $199,999 : 15

$200,000 or more : 17


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Medford Town, Wisconsin)

Total : 1,046


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Medford Town, Wisconsin)

Occupied : 1,006

Vacant : 40


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Medford Town, Wisconsin)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Medford Town, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later : 11

Built 2000 to 2004 : 111

Built 1990 to 1999 : 247

Built 1980 to 1989 : 133

Built 1970 to 1979 : 216

Built 1960 to 1969 : 77

Built 1950 to 1959 : 87

Built 1940 to 1949 : 25

Built 1939 or earlier : 139


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Medford Town, Wisconsin)

Utility gas : 109

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 477

Electricity : 78

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 99

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 221

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 22

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Medford Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 7

$25,000 to $29,999 : 11

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 18

$40,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 7

$60,000 to $69,999 : 34

$70,000 to $79,999 : 14

$80,000 to $89,999 : 34

$90,000 to $99,999 : 45

$100,000 to $124,999 : 153

$125,000 to $149,999 : 173

$150,000 to $174,999 : 92

$175,000 to $199,999 : 35

$200,000 to $249,999 : 91

$250,000 to $299,999 : 36

$300,000 to $399,999 : 34

$400,000 to $499,999 : 25

$500,000 to $749,999 : 36

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Medford 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 : 29

Home equity loan only : 72

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 494

Housing units without a mortgage : 276


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $260,700

Built 2000 to 2004 : $181,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $161,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $122,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $134,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $150,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $125,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $143,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $107,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Medford Town, Wisconsin: 77.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Wisconsin: 64.4%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Medford Town, WI): $46,912
Median Household Income In 2000 (Wisconsin): $43,791


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Medford Town): $100,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wisconsin): $109,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Medford Town): $504
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wisconsin): $540


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Medford Town, Wisconsin

Utility Gas: 8.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 38.6%
Electricity: 8.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 21.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 22.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.5%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Medford Town, Wisconsin

Ministry Hc Hm Hlth Marshfield


     Address: 303 W Upham St Ste 208, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 1/7/1987

Interim Hlthcare - Wausau


     Address: 2402 Grand Ave, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/30/1993

Aspirus Vna Home Health, Inc


     Address: 333 Pine Ridge Boulevard, Wausau, Wisconsin 54401
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Flambeau Hm Hlth And Hspc


     Address: 133 N Lake Ave, Phillips, Wisconsin 54555
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/21/1990

Memorial Hsptl


     Address: 216 Sunset Pl, Neillsville, Wisconsin 54456
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/19/1985

Hospitals Close To Medford Town, Wisconsin

Memorial Health Ctr


     Address: 135 S Gibson St, Medford, Wisconsin 54451
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Good Samaritan Hlth Ctr


     Address: 601 S Center Ave, Merrill, Wisconsin 54452
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Sacred Heart Hsptl


     Address: 401 W Mohawk Dr Ste 100, Tomahawk, Wisconsin 54487
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

St Josephs Hsptl


     Address: 611 St Joseph Ave, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Our Lady Of Victory Hsptl


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

Nursing Homes Close To Medford Town, Wisconsin

Memorial Nur Rehab Ctr


     Address: 135 S Gibson St, Medford, Wisconsin 54451
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Clark Cty Hcc


     Address: W4266 State Hwy 29, Owen, Wisconsin 54460
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 170
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Mayville Nur Rehab Ctr


     Address: 305 S Clark St, Mayville, Wisconsin 53050
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Golden Livingcenter-continental Manor


     Address: 600 E Elm St, Abbotsford, Wisconsin 54405
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 72%

Golden Livingcenter-rib Lake


     Address: 650 Pearl St Po Box 308, Rib Lake, Wisconsin 54470
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 70%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Medford Town, Wisconsin

Name: Prairie Island
Address: 1717 Wakonade Drive East; Welch, MN 55089
Distance: 121 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Medford Town, Wisconsin

    Retired Workers: 1,500
    Disabled Workers: 225
    Widowers Workers: 225
    Spouses Workers: 155
    Children Workers: 135


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Medford Town, Wisconsin


Charges


Parks & Recreation: $28,000
Sewerage: $1,013,000
Solid Waste Management: $327,000
All Other: $134,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $505,000
Electric Utilities: $8,404,000


Federal Intergovernmental


All Other: $46,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $1,327,000
Highways: $379,000
All Other: $124,000


Local Intergovernmental


Sewerage: $81,000
All Other: $181,000


Current Operations


Financial Administration: $196,000
Fire Protection: $143,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $53,000
Central Staff Services: $256,000
General Public Buildings: $39,000
Regular Highways: $656,000
Libraries: $289,000
Natural Resources - Other: $29,000
Parking Facilities: $1,000
Parks & Recreation: $190,000
Police Protection: $772,000
Sewerage: $1,123,000
Solid Waste Management: $312,000
General - Other: $200,000
Water Utilities: $505,000
Electric Utilities: $7,901,000


Construction


Regular Highways: $391,000
Natural Resources - Other: $962,000
Parks & Recreation: $13,000


Other Capital Outlay


Fire Protection: $251,000
Regular Highways: $140,000
Police Protection: $22,000


General


Interest On Debt: $459,000


Tax


Property: $1,814,000
Other Selective Sales: $43,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $12,000
Other License: $11,000
Nec: $83,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $202,000
Property Sale Other: $8,000
Interest Earnings: $295,000
Fines & Forfeits: $25,000
Rents: $14,000
Donations From Private Sources: $11,000
General Revenue, Nec: $90,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $10,790,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $1,669,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,495,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,645,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $7,385,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,535,000


(updated 2006)



Taylor County, Wisconsin Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 40.12%
  • Bush & Cheney 58.49%
  • Other 1.38%



(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 Medford Town, Wisconsin citizens.

Relocation to Taylor County, WI

4.47 % of Taylor County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,301

Wisconsin Average 6.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Clark County , WI 0.77 % ($28,276 AGI )
  • Marathon County , WI 0.41 % ($36,226 AGI )
  • Price County , WI 0.33 % ($33,360 AGI )

Relocation away from Taylor County, WI

5.73 % of Taylor 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 $27,611

Wisconsin Average 6.22 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Marathon County , WI 0.84 % ($26,375 AGI )
  • Clark County , WI 0.69 % ($24,212 AGI )
  • Eau Claire County , WI 0.41 % ($27,161 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 Medford 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 Medford Town, Wisconsin directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Medford Town, Wisconsin

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 1 5 1 2 2 2 3 2 2 0 1 1 8
    per 100,000 23 113 23 47 47 48 73 50 49 0 23 23 187
Robbery 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Assault 6 5 1 2 3 2 4 8 4 7 0 0 5
    per 100,000 137 113 23 47 71 48 97 199 98 175 0 0 117
Burglary 14 18 14 32 16 14 13 16 12 18 8 4 11
    per 100,000 320 408 326 754 377 333 316 399 294 451 184 92 257
Larceny Theft 129 113 139 192 123 129 145 163 152 175 142 63 91
    per 100,000 2,945 2,561 3,237 4,525 2,898 3,069 3,530 4,063 3,721 4,380 3,268 1,454 2,123
Vehicle Theft 3 4 2 5 3 2 1 1 2 4 6 2 2
    per 100,000 68 91 47 118 71 48 24 25 49 100 138 46 47
Arson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 23
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 3 0 1 1 1 2 3 2 2 0 0 3
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
37 34 39 57 36 36 40 45 42 49 39 17 26
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
19 18 20 29 18 19 21 24 22 26 20 9 15


(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)



Jails in Medford Town, Wisconsin


  • Taylor County Jail


    224 South 2nd Street, Medford, WI 54451
    Capacity: 92
    Confined: 76
    Avg. Population: 64
    Year Built: 1980
    Year Renovated: 2002


(updated 2006)



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