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Demographics Analysis

The people of Mercer 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
(Mercer Town, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 5 years : 46

5 to 9 years : 78

10 to 14 years : 24

15 to 17 years : 34

18 and 19 years : 12

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 35

30 to 34 years : 40

35 to 39 years : 37

40 to 44 years : 32

45 to 49 years : 105

50 to 54 years : 97

55 to 59 years : 71

60 and 61 years : 53

62 to 64 years : 64

65 and 66 years : 24

67 to 69 years : 66

70 to 74 years : 47

75 to 79 years : 38

80 to 84 years : 17

85 years and over : 40

Female:

Under 5 years : 11

5 to 9 years : 63

10 to 14 years : 31

15 to 17 years : 47

18 and 19 years : 30

20 years : 1

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 8

30 to 34 years : 44

35 to 39 years : 5

40 to 44 years : 58

45 to 49 years : 83

50 to 54 years : 84

55 to 59 years : 92

60 and 61 years : 47

62 to 64 years : 45

65 and 66 years : 30

67 to 69 years : 60

70 to 74 years : 18

75 to 79 years : 51

80 to 84 years : 22

85 years and over : 28


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Mercer Town, Wisconsin)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 844

Multiple ancestry : 775

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 199


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,748

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 : 51

Not a U.S. citizen : 19


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Mercer Town, Wisconsin)

Total:

Under 5 years : 57

5 to 17 years : 277

18 to 24 years : 43

25 to 34 years : 127

35 to 44 years : 132

45 to 54 years : 369

55 to 59 years : 163

60 and 61 years : 100

62 to 64 years : 109

65 to 74 years : 245

75 years and over : 196

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 38

5 to 17 years : 130

18 to 24 years : 43

25 to 34 years : 53

35 to 44 years : 44

45 to 54 years : 244

55 to 59 years : 95

60 and 61 years : 70

62 to 64 years : 28

65 to 74 years : 147

75 years and over : 96

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 19

5 to 17 years : 147

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 74

35 to 44 years : 88

45 to 54 years : 119

55 to 59 years : 63

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 69

65 to 74 years : 87

75 years and over : 64

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 : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 6

55 to 59 years : 5

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 12

65 to 74 years : 11

75 years and over : 36


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Mercer Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 558

Female : 430

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 361

Female : 399

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 41

Female : 29


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Mercer Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence : 988

Born in other state in the United States : 760

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 70


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 154

Now married, except separated : 593

Divorced : 63

Separated : 0

Widowed : 49

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 115

Now married, except separated : 417

Divorced : 39

Separated : 1

Widowed : 64

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 : 69

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 1


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,657

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 52

Speak English less than "very well" : 17

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Mercer Town, Wisconsin

  • German: 795   (35.3%)
  • Irish: 251   (11.2%)
  • Polish: 204   (9.1%)
  • English: 177   (7.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 101   (4.5%)
  • Norwegian: 90   (4.0%)
  • Italian: 81   (3.6%)
  • Swedish: 63   (2.8%)
  • Finnish: 63   (2.8%)
  • Czech: 60   (2.7%)
  • United States Or American: 51   (2.3%)
  • Scottish: 37   (1.6%)
  • Austrian: 34   (1.5%)
  • Dutch: 32   (1.4%)
  • French Canadian: 31   (1.4%)
  • Other Groups: 22   (1.0%)
  • Danish: 22   (1.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 18   (0.8%)
  • Hungarian: 13   (0.6%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 12   (0.5%)
  • Belgian: 8   (0.4%)
  • Russian: 8   (0.4%)
  • Portuguese: 8   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 8   (0.4%)
  • Slovak: 8   (0.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 7   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 5   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 5   (0.2%)
  • European: 5   (0.2%)
  • Alsatian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 3   (0.1%)
  • Serbian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Latvian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 3   (0.1%)
  • British: 2   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 2   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Slovene: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Mercer Town, Wisconsin is 1,818



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Mercer Town, Wisconsin: 960
Female Population in Mercer Town, Wisconsin: 858


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Mercer Town, Wisconsin: 52.1
Median Female Resident Age in Mercer Town, Wisconsin: 52.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Wisconsin is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Mercer Town, Wisconsin


White


Both sexes

56.7

Male

57.3

Female

56.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

42.5

Male

45.5

Female

39.5

Asian


Both sexes

40.3

Male

14.5

Female

45.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

7.0

Male

6.5

Female

7.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

8.5

Male

4.8

Female

28.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

56.8

Male

57.5

Female

56.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Mercer Town, Wisconsin


  • White: 1,818
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • 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 Mercer Town, Wisconsin citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (0.56%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (0.42%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 24   (3.34%)
  • 9th Grade: 9   (1.25%)
  • 10th Grade: 29   (4.03%)
  • 11th Grade: 22   (3.06%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 32   (4.45%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 251   (34.91%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 50   (6.95%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 141   (19.61%)
  • Associate Degree: 36   (5.01%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 80   (11.13%)
  • Master's Degree: 29   (4.03%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (0.97%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.28%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 29   (4.12%)
  • 9th Grade: 10   (1.42%)
  • 10th Grade: 20   (2.84%)
  • 11th Grade: 25   (3.55%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 16   (2.27%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 252   (35.8%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 87   (12.36%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 123   (17.47%)
  • Associate Degree: 59   (8.38%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 56   (7.95%)
  • Master's Degree: 19   (2.7%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (0.85%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.28%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Mercer Town, Wisconsin

  • Mercer


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2690 W Margaret St, Mercer, WI 54547, Phone: (715) 476-2154, Students: 187 )

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

  • Mercer School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2690 W Margaret St, Mercer, WI 54547, Phone: (715) 476-2154, Students: 187 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Mercer Town, Wisconsin

  • Mercer Public Library


    2648 W. Margaret St., Mercer, WI 54547

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Mercer Town, Wisconsin


  • Mercer Area Historical Society


    Po Box 638, Mercer, WI 54547

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Mercer Town, Wisconsin


Airport


(1) Blair Lake Airport  

Building


(1) Mercer Area Ambulance And Rescue   (2) Mercer Fire Department Station 1   (3) Oma Volunteer Fire Department  

Cape


(1) Norway Point  

Cemetery


(1) Mercer Cemetery  

Census


(1) Mercer Census Designated Place  

Channel


(1) Little Turtle Flowage  

Civil


(1) Town Of Mercer   (2) Town Of Oma  

Dam


(1) Lake Of The Falls Dam   (2) Little Turtle River 3wr858 Dam   (3) Shay Dam   (4) Shea 2wp240 Dam  

Island


(1) Anchor Island   (2) Big Island   (3) Bonies Mound   (4) Horseshoe Island   (5) Paradise Island  

Lake


(1) Allen Lake   (2) Altman Lake   (3) American Lake   (4) Barrel Spring Lake   (5) Bass Lake   (6) Bear Lake   (7) Beaver Lake   (8) Belding Lake   (9) Bluegill Lake   (10) Brandt Lake   (11) Brush Lake   (12) Brushy Lake   (13) Camp Twelve Lake   (14) Catherine Lake   (15) Cedar Lake   (16) Charles Lake Historical   (17) Cille Lake   (18) Clear Lake   (19) Courtland Lake   (20) Cramer Lake   (21) Cranberry Lake   (22) Crystal Lake   (23) Davis Lake   (24) Dead Horse Lake   (25) Deer Lake   (26) Deertail Lake   (27) Dollar Lake   (28) Dupage Lake   (29) Echo Lake   (30) Feely Lake   (31) Fierek Lake   (32) First Black Lake   (33) Fisher Lake   (34) Flannagan Lake   (35) Fox Lake   (36) Frog Lake   (37) Gerlock Lake Historical   (38) Geyser Lake   (39) Grand Portage Lake   (40) Grant Lake   (41) Harper Lake   (42) Hawk Lake   (43) Hazel Lake   (44) Hewitt Lake   (45) Hill Lake   (46) Hobbs Lake   (47) Jankewitz Lake   (48) Jeannie Lake   (49) Judd Lake   (50) July Lake   (51) June Lake   (52) Kelly Lake   (53) Kinder Lake   (54) Krupka Lake   (55) Kyle Lake   (56) Lac De Beaumont   (57) Lake Barbara   (58) Lake Dorothy   (59) Lake Evelyn   (60) Lake Of The Falls   (61) Lake Tahoe   (62) Lake Ten   (63) Lipp Lake   (64) Little Martha Lake   (65) Little Moose Lake   (66) Little Oak Lake   (67) Little Oxbow Lake   (68) Little Pike Lake   (69) Little Pine Lake   (70) Long Lake   (71) Lost Lake   (72) Margaret Lake   (73) Martha Lake   (74) May Lake   (75) Mercer Lake   (76) Moose Lake   (77) Negro Lakes   (78) Net Lake   (79) Nokomis Lake   (80) North Bass Lake   (81) North Grant Lake   (82) Norway Pine Lake   (83) Oak Lake   (84) One Man Lake   (85) Otter Lake   (86) Owl Lake   (87) Oxbow Lake   (88) Paul Lake   (89) Payment Lake   (90) Pike Lake   (91) Pine Lake   (92) Plantation Lake   (93) Plunkett Lake   (94) Popko Lake   (95) Rice Lake   (96) Ruth Lake   (97) San Domingo Lake   (98) Sand Lake   (99) Second Black Lake   (100) Sells Lake   (101) Smith Lake   (102) Spider Lake   (103) Spinnet Lake   (104) Spring Lake   (105) Tamarack Lake   (106) Third Black Lake   (107) Trude Lake   (108) Twin Lake   (109) Twin Lakes   (110) Viola Lake   (111) Virgin Lake   (112) Voss Lake   (113) Wallace Lake   (114) Weber Lake   (115) Wilson Lake   (116) Woodson Lake  

Locale


(1) Fishermans Landing   (2) Murrays Landing  

Park


(1) Big Island State Wildlife Area   (2) Carow Park   (3) Frog Lake And Pines State Natural Area   (4) Lake Evelyn State Natural Area   (5) Lake Of The Falls County Park   (6) Moose Lake State Natural Area   (7) Oma Park  

Populated Place


(1) Carter   (2) Manitowish   (3) Mercer   (4) Pine Lake  

Reservoir


(1) Fisher Lake 60   (2) Lake Of The Falls 139   (3) Little Turtle River Flowage  

School


(1) Mercer Environmental Tourism Charter School   (2) Mercer School  

Stream


(1) Dollar Creek   (2) Drinkwine Creek   (3) Evelyn Creek   (4) Fourmile Creek   (5) Hurd Creek   (6) Little Turtle River   (7) Long Lake Creek   (8) Moose Creek   (9) Pardee Creek   (10) South Fork Black River   (11) Turtle River   (12) Virgin Creek   (13) Weber Creek  

Swamp


(1) Realty Lake  

Tower


(1) Mercer Lookout Tower   (2) Pine Lake Lookout Tower  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Mercer Town, Wisconsin

54547 (pop. 1,725)


Cities Nearby Mercer Town, Wisconsin

Oma Town, WI  (pop. 218) 8.2 Miles
Winchester Town, WI  (pop. 277) 11.6 Miles
Manitowish Waters Town, WI  (pop. 595) 12.7 Miles
Carey Town, WI  (pop. 147) 13.4 Miles
Knight Town, WI  (pop. 242) 13.6 Miles
Agenda Town, WI  (pop. 382) 14.6 Miles
Erwin Township, WI  (pop. 0) 15.5 Miles
Pence Town, WI  (pop. 183) 16.2 Miles
Lac Du Flambeau Cdp, WI  (pop. 1,674) 16.8 Miles
Lac Du Flambeau Town, WI  (pop. 3,128) 18.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Mercer Town, Wisconsin

715



Elevation in Mercer Town, Wisconsin is 1,700.0 ft. (518.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Mercer Town, Wisconsin

Lat: 46.167477 N        Long: -90.104223 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 18   (2.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 49   (7.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 76   (11.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 33   (4.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 55   (8.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 105   (15.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 102   (15.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 73   (10.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 48   (7.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 31   (4.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 7   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 45   (6.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 28   (4.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Mercer Town, Wisconsin)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 592

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 19

In 3-person carpool : 5

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 5

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 1

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 : 47

Other means : 8

Worked at home : 20


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Mercer Town, Wisconsin)

Less than 5 minutes : 86

5 to 9 minutes : 87

10 to 14 minutes : 85

15 to 19 minutes : 110

20 to 24 minutes : 60

25 to 29 minutes : 74

30 to 34 minutes : 26

35 to 39 minutes : 16

40 to 44 minutes : 5

45 to 59 minutes : 93

60 to 89 minutes : 11

90 or more minutes : 24


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 390

No Social Security income : 502


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 214

No retirement income : 678


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Mercer Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 38

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 12

$20,000 to $24,999 : 26

$25,000 to $29,999 : 74

$30,000 to $34,999 : 55

$35,000 to $39,999 : 10

$40,000 to $44,999 : 92

$45,000 to $49,999 : 72

$50,000 to $59,999 : 46

$60,000 to $74,999 : 52

$75,000 to $99,999 : 33

$100,000 to $124,999 : 29

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $43,932


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Mercer Town, Wisconsin

  • NEW (1490 AM; 0.25 kW; Ironwood, MI; Owner: Advance Acquisition, Inc.)
  • WNBI (980 AM; 1.0 kW; Fifield, WI; Owner: Heartland Comm. License, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Mercer Town, Wisconsin

  • WUPM (106.9 FM; Ramsay, MI; Owner: Big G Little O, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Sayner, WI; Owner: Northwoods Catholic Radio)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Ironwood, MI; Owner: Korkee Inc.)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Park Falls, WI; Owner: State Of Wisconsin - Educational Communications Board)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Ironwood, MI; Owner: White Pine Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WHBM-FM (90.3 FM; Park Falls, WI; Owner: State Of Wisconsin - Educational Communications Board)
  • WCQM (98.3 FM; Fifield, WI; Owner: Heartland Comm. License, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Mercer Town, Wisconsin

  • WLEF-TV (Channel 36; Park Falls, WI; Owner: State Of Wisconsin - Educational Communications Board)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Mercer Town, Wisconsin

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 92  (23.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 21  (5.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 53  (13.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 8  (2.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 141  (36.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 72  (20.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 107  (30.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 115  (32.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (2.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 5 Farms In Mercer Town, Wisconsin


(updated 2008)



Banks In Mercer Town, Wisconsin

Associated Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Mercer Town, Wisconsin

  • Lakeland/Noble F. Lee Memorial Field


    (about 24.4 miles in Arbor Vitae, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ARV)

  • Gogebic-Iron County


    (about 24.8 miles in Bessemer, Michigan; Airport Code: IWD)

  • Price County


    (about 34.8 miles in Phillips, Wisconsin; Airport Code: WI2)

  • Kings Land O' Lakes


    (about 42.5 miles in Watersmeet, Michigan; Airport Code: LNL)

  • Eagle River Union


    (about 43.2 miles in Eagle River, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EGV)

  • John F Kennedy Memorial


    (about 46.9 miles in Ashland, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ASX)

  • Rhinelander/Oneida County


    (about 48.4 miles in Monico, Wisconsin; Airport Code: RHI)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Mercer Town, Wisconsin

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

74.28%

Carpooled

13.27%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.41%

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

3.83%

Other Means

0.41%

Worked At Home

7.80%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 505

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 27

Female householder, no husband present : 35

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 304

Householder not living alone : 21


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 892


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Mercer Town, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 464

Renter-occupied housing units : 41

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4

Renter-occupied housing units : 23

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 29

Renter-occupied housing units : 6

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 180

Renter-occupied housing units : 145


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Mercer Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 73

$10,000 to $14,999 : 102

$15,000 to $19,999 : 70

$20,000 to $24,999 : 47

$25,000 to $29,999 : 106

$30,000 to $34,999 : 74

$35,000 to $39,999 : 26

$40,000 to $44,999 : 92

$45,000 to $49,999 : 78

$50,000 to $59,999 : 67

$60,000 to $74,999 : 57

$75,000 to $99,999 : 43

$100,000 to $124,999 : 29

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Mercer Town, Wisconsin)

Total : 2,030


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Mercer Town, Wisconsin)

Occupied : 892

Vacant : 1,138


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Mercer Town, Wisconsin)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Mercer Town, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later : 126

Built 2000 to 2004 : 135

Built 1990 to 1999 : 364

Built 1980 to 1989 : 363

Built 1970 to 1979 : 339

Built 1960 to 1969 : 189

Built 1950 to 1959 : 195

Built 1940 to 1949 : 50

Built 1939 or earlier : 269


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Mercer Town, Wisconsin)

Utility gas : 289

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 322

Electricity : 133

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 51

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 97

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Mercer Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 4

$50,000 to $59,999 : 10

$60,000 to $69,999 : 5

$70,000 to $79,999 : 12

$80,000 to $89,999 : 41

$90,000 to $99,999 : 43

$100,000 to $124,999 : 96

$125,000 to $149,999 : 29

$150,000 to $174,999 : 101

$175,000 to $199,999 : 28

$200,000 to $249,999 : 116

$250,000 to $299,999 : 37

$300,000 to $399,999 : 78

$400,000 to $499,999 : 11

$500,000 to $749,999 : 58

$750,000 to $999,999 : 4

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Mercer 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 57

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 6

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 272

Housing units without a mortgage : 342


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $187,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $268,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $230,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $161,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $212,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $116,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $152,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $160,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $154,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Mercer Town, Wisconsin: 64.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Wisconsin: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Mercer Town, Wisconsin

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Mercer Town, WI): $31,413
Median Household Income In 2000 (Wisconsin): $43,791


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Mercer Town): $110,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wisconsin): $109,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Mercer Town): $338
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wisconsin): $540


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Mercer Town, Wisconsin

Utility Gas: 23.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 52.3%
Electricity: 8.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 7.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 8.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
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 Mercer Town, Wisconsin are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Mercer Town, Wisconsin

Supportive Home Svcs


     Address: Po Box 450, Park Falls, Wisconsin 54552
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/28/1988

Com Hlth Resources


     Address: 1133 S Fourth Ave Po Box 110, Park Falls, Wisconsin 54552
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/21/1983

Caring Home Health


     Address: N10567 Grand View Lane, Ironwood, Michigan 49938
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 11/3/1982

Flambeau Hm Hlth And Hspc


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

Bay Area Hlth


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

Hospitals Close To Mercer Town, Wisconsin

Flambeau Hsptl


     Address: 98 Sherry Ave P0 Box 310, Park Falls, Wisconsin 54552
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Grand View Hospital


     Address: N10561 Grand View Lane, Ironwood, Michigan 49938
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Howard Young Med Ctr


     Address: 240 Maple St Po Box 470, Woodruff, Wisconsin 54568
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

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

Nursing Homes Close To Mercer Town, Wisconsin

Villa Maria Hlth Rehab Ctr


     Address: 300 Villa Dr, Hurley, Wisconsin 54534
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 64
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Park Mnr Ltd


     Address: 250 Lawrence Ave, Park Falls, Wisconsin 54552
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 110
     Percent Occupied: 66%

Westgate Nursing & Rehab Community


     Address: 1500 North Lowell Street, Ironwood, Michigan 49938
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Josephson Nursing Home


     Address: 634 E Ayer St, Ironwood, Michigan 49938
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 47
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Gogebic Medical Care Facility


     Address: 402 North Street, Wakefield, Michigan 49968
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 109
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Mercer Town, Wisconsin

Name: Prairie Island
Address: 1717 Wakonade Drive East; Welch, MN 55089
Distance: 166 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Mercer Town, Wisconsin

    Retired Workers: 450
    Disabled Workers: 55
    Widowers Workers: 35
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Iron County, Wisconsin Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 50.43%
  • Bush & Cheney 48.57%
  • Other 1.00%



(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 Mercer Town, Wisconsin citizens.

Relocation to Iron County, WI

6.84 % of Iron County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $34,891

Wisconsin Average 6.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Gogebic County , MI 1.65 % ($26,690 AGI )

Relocation away from Iron County, WI

7.20 % of Iron County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $32,103

Wisconsin Average 6.22 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Gogebic County , MI 1.29 % ($19,273 AGI )
  • Ashland County , WI 0.43 % ($20,000 AGI )
  • Oneida County , WI 0.43 % ($42,909 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 Mercer Town, Wisconsin is based on over 50 years of data.















Storms In Mercer Town, Wisconsin

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/14/2000, 06:00 pm 0 1 -- --
07/30/1999, 07:45 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/05/1999, 05:35 pm 0 0 $15K --
05/28/1998, 04:00 am 0 0 $10K --
         





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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 Mercer 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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