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Demographics Analysis

The people of Merrimac 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
(Merrimac Town, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 5 years : 27

5 to 9 years : 10

10 to 14 years : 33

15 to 17 years : 19

18 and 19 years : 4

20 years : 0

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 22

25 to 29 years : 37

30 to 34 years : 8

35 to 39 years : 38

40 to 44 years : 43

45 to 49 years : 50

50 to 54 years : 32

55 to 59 years : 35

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 18

65 and 66 years : 22

67 to 69 years : 36

70 to 74 years : 25

75 to 79 years : 3

80 to 84 years : 6

85 years and over : 3

Female:

Under 5 years : 25

5 to 9 years : 9

10 to 14 years : 19

15 to 17 years : 8

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 16

25 to 29 years : 13

30 to 34 years : 21

35 to 39 years : 14

40 to 44 years : 29

45 to 49 years : 44

50 to 54 years : 51

55 to 59 years : 41

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 39

65 and 66 years : 14

67 to 69 years : 36

70 to 74 years : 18

75 to 79 years : 16

80 to 84 years : 11

85 years and over : 6


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Merrimac Town, Wisconsin)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 451

Multiple ancestry : 385

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 8

Ancestry not reported : 89


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 919

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 : 7

Not a U.S. citizen : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Merrimac Town, Wisconsin)

Total:

Under 5 years : 52

5 to 17 years : 98

18 to 24 years : 48

25 to 34 years : 79

35 to 44 years : 124

45 to 54 years : 177

55 to 59 years : 76

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 57

65 to 74 years : 151

75 years and over : 45

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 52

5 to 17 years : 93

18 to 24 years : 20

25 to 34 years : 51

35 to 44 years : 77

45 to 54 years : 90

55 to 59 years : 54

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 29

65 to 74 years : 65

75 years and over : 18

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 5

18 to 24 years : 28

25 to 34 years : 28

35 to 44 years : 47

45 to 54 years : 79

55 to 59 years : 22

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 25

65 to 74 years : 86

75 years and over : 24

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 : 8

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Merrimac Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 297

Female : 263

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 185

Female : 174

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 6

Female : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Merrimac Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence : 530

Born in other state in the United States : 359

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 14


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 70

Now married, except separated : 286

Divorced : 62

Separated : 0

Widowed : 21

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 59

Now married, except separated : 227

Divorced : 35

Separated : 0

Widowed : 36

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 : 7

Divorced : 4

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 862

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 3


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

  • German: 466   (40.8%)
  • Irish: 144   (12.6%)
  • English: 116   (10.2%)
  • Norwegian: 92   (8.1%)
  • Polish: 57   (5.0%)
  • Dutch: 37   (3.2%)
  • Italian: 30   (2.6%)
  • Czech: 25   (2.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 24   (2.1%)
  • Swiss: 21   (1.8%)
  • Hungarian: 12   (1.1%)
  • Swedish: 12   (1.1%)
  • Other Groups: 12   (1.1%)
  • Scottish: 10   (0.9%)
  • United States Or American: 10   (0.9%)
  • Danish: 9   (0.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 8   (0.7%)
  • Russian: 8   (0.7%)
  • European: 7   (0.6%)
  • Lithuanian: 6   (0.5%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 5   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 5   (0.4%)
  • Serbian: 3   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 3   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 3   (0.3%)
  • Slovene: 2   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 2   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 2   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 2   (0.2%)
  • Eastern European: 2   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Latvian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 2   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Merrimac Town, Wisconsin is 933



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Merrimac Town, Wisconsin: 488
Female Population in Merrimac Town, Wisconsin: 445


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Merrimac Town, Wisconsin: 45.0
Median Female Resident Age in Merrimac Town, Wisconsin: 52.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Wisconsin is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Merrimac Town, Wisconsin


White


Both sexes

51.5

Male

50.0

Female

52.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

20.0

Male

21.5

Female

16.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

69.0

Male

69.0

Female

0.0

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

48.5

Male

28.0

Female

51.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

28.8

Male

29.5

Female

28.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

51.8

Male

50.3

Female

53.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Merrimac Town, Wisconsin


  • White: 903
  • African American: 23
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 7



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 6   (1.6%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (1.6%)
  • 10th Grade: 5   (1.34%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (2.14%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 14   (3.74%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 154   (41.18%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 33   (8.82%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 57   (15.24%)
  • Associate Degree: 29   (7.75%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 38   (10.16%)
  • Master's Degree: 10   (2.67%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (1.87%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (1.87%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 5   (1.45%)
  • 9th Grade: 5   (1.45%)
  • 10th Grade: 2   (0.58%)
  • 11th Grade: 3   (0.87%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 11   (3.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 124   (35.84%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 32   (9.25%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 54   (15.61%)
  • Associate Degree: 47   (13.58%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 34   (9.83%)
  • Master's Degree: 18   (5.2%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (2.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.58%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Merrimac Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 360 School St 9584, Merrimac, WI 53561, Phone: (608) 493-2217, Students: 55 )



Museums Near Merrimac Town, Wisconsin


  • Merriamac Historical Museum


    4 School St, Merrimac, MA 01860

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Merrimac Town, Wisconsin


Basin


(1) East Bluff Basin   (2) Feltz Basin   (3) Hanson Basin   (4) Ott Basin   (5) South Bluff Basin   (6) Steinke Basin  

Bay


(1) Stoners Bay   (2) Wiegands Bay  

Building


(1) Devils Head Lodge   (2) Merrimac Fire And Rescue  

Cape


(1) Tipperary Point  

Cemetery


(1) Brewster Cemetery   (2) Caledonia Cemetery   (3) Dekorra Lutheran Cemetery   (4) Evangelical Cemetery   (5) Hill Cemetery   (6) Indian Farm Cemetery   (7) Kerth Cemetery   (8) Kingston Cemetery   (9) Oak Hill Cemetery   (10) Saint Camillus Novitiate Cemetery   (11) Saint Johns Cemetery   (12) Saint Pauls Cemetery   (13) Shanks Cemetery  

Census


(1) Lake Wisconsin Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Caledonia Church   (2) Saint Pauls Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Caledonia   (2) Town Of Greenfield   (3) Town Of Merrimac   (4) Village Of Merrimac  

Cliff


(1) Devils Nose   (2) Pine Bluff   (3) South Bluff  

Crossing


(1) Merrimac Ferry  

Flat


(1) Roznos Meadow  

Gut


(1) Gallus Slough  

Lake


(1) Lost Lake  

Locale


(1) American Ukranian Camp   (2) Devils Head Golf Course   (3) Devils Head Ski Resort  

Park


(1) Camp Rest Park   (2) Devil S Lake Oak Forest State Natural Area   (3) Devils Lake State Park   (4) East Bluff State Natural Area   (5) Happy Hollow Park   (6) Lost Lake State Natural Area   (7) Owen Memorial Park   (8) Parfrey S Glen State Natural Area   (9) South Bluff Devil S Nose State Natural Area   (10) Summer Oaks County Park  

Populated Place


(1) Durwards Glen   (2) Lake Wisconsin   (3) Maple Bluff Estates   (4) Merrimac   (5) Moon Valley  

Reservoir


(1) Lake Wisconsin  

School


(1) Chapel Hill School Historical   (2) Dog Hollow School Historical   (3) Durwards Glen School Historical   (4) Indian Farm School Historical   (5) Little Church Historical   (6) Merrimac Community School   (7) Sunny Hill School Historical   (8) Sunset View School Historical  

Stream


(1) Manley Creek   (2) Parfreys Glen Creek   (3) Prentice Creek  

Summit


(1) Goose Egg Hill   (2) Owls Head Hill   (3) Sauk Point   (4) Townhall Hill  

Tower


(1) Wolx-fm Baraboo  

Trail


(1) East Bluff Trail   (2) East Bluff Woods Trail   (3) Grottos Trail  

Valley


(1) Cat Hollow   (2) Dog Hollow   (3) Griegol Gulch   (4) Parfreys Glen   (5) Petras Ravine  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

53561 (pop. 1,479)


Cities Nearby Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

Sumpter Town, WI  (pop. 927) 2.9 Miles
Merrimac Village, WI  (pop. 396) 3.2 Miles
West Point Town, WI  (pop. 1,694) 4.1 Miles
Prairie Du Sac Village, WI  (pop. 3,546) 5.5 Miles
Lake Wisconsin Cdp, WI  (pop. 4,017) 5.8 Miles
Sauk City Village, WI  (pop. 3,108) 6.5 Miles
Roxbury Town, WI  (pop. 1,809) 7.4 Miles
Baraboo Town, WI  (pop. 1,760) 7.7 Miles
Prairie Du Sac Town, WI  (pop. 1,158) 7.7 Miles
Lodi Town, WI  (pop. 3,090) 7.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

608



Elevation in Merrimac Town, Wisconsin is 797.0 ft. (243.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

Lat: 43.364315 N        Long: -89.690874 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 19   (4.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 25   (5.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 49   (10.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 46   (9.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 69   (14.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 67   (14.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 60   (12.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 28   (6.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 11   (2.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 19   (4.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 12   (2.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 25   (5.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 34   (7.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Merrimac Town, Wisconsin)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 420

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 53

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 3

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 2

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 : 7

Other means : 4

Worked at home : 39


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Merrimac Town, Wisconsin)

Less than 5 minutes : 13

5 to 9 minutes : 43

10 to 14 minutes : 31

15 to 19 minutes : 64

20 to 24 minutes : 52

25 to 29 minutes : 22

30 to 34 minutes : 57

35 to 39 minutes : 24

40 to 44 minutes : 20

45 to 59 minutes : 94

60 to 89 minutes : 57

90 or more minutes : 12


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 149

No Social Security income : 272


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 94

No retirement income : 327


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Merrimac Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2

$15,000 to $19,999 : 14

$20,000 to $24,999 : 10

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 6

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7

$40,000 to $44,999 : 9

$45,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 26

$60,000 to $74,999 : 14

$75,000 to $99,999 : 77

$100,000 to $124,999 : 47

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $199,999 : 25

$200,000 or more : 19


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $84,167


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

  • WTSO (1070 AM; 5.0 kW; Mc Farland, WI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WNWC (1190 AM; 4.8 kW; Sun Prairie, WI; Owner: Northwestern College)
  • WHFA (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Poynette, WI; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)
  • WIBA (1310 AM; 5.0 kW; Fitchburg, WI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WPDR (1350 AM; 1.0 kW; Portage, WI; Owner: Zoe Communications, Inc.)
  • WFCL (1380 AM; 3.9 kW; Bear Creek, WI; Owner: Results Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRDB (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Reedsburg, WI; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • NEW (1480 AM; 3.1 kW; Fitchburg, WI; Owner: L & L Communications, L.l.c.)
  • WLMV (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Fitchburg, WI; Owner: Mid-west Management, Inc.)
  • WTUX (1550 AM; 5.0 kW; Madison, WI; Owner: Mid-west Management, Inc.)
  • WZRK (1550 AM; 1.0 kW; Springfield, WI; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)
  • WTTN (1580 AM; 0.8 kW; Rio, WI; Owner: Good Karma Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WTTN (1580 AM; 5.0 kW; Rio, WI; Owner: Good Karma Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WTDY (1670 AM; 10.0 kW; Fitchburg, WI; Owner: Mid-west Management, Inc.)
  • WAUK (540 AM; 0.4 kW; Jackson, WI; Owner: Sca License Corporation)
  • WRPQ (740 AM; 0.25 kW; Baraboo, WI; Owner: Baraboo Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WDLS (900 AM; 1.0 kW; Wisconsin Dells, WI; Owner: Magnum Communications, Inc.)
  • WHA (970 AM; 5.0 kW; Madison, WI; Owner: Board Regents Of Univ Of Wi System)

FM Radio Stations Near Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

  • WDDC (100.1 FM; Portage, WI; Owner: Zoe Communications, Inc.)
  • WTLX (100.5 FM; Madison, WI; Owner: Good Karma Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WTLX (100.5 FM; Rio, WI; Owner: Good Karma Broadcasting, L.l.c.)
  • WIBA-FM (101.5 FM; Madison, WI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WNWC-FM (102.5 FM; Fitchburg, WI; Owner: Northwestern College)
  • WBDL (102.9 FM; Reedsburg, WI; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WZEE (104.1 FM; Fitchburg, WI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WNFM (104.9 FM; Reedsburg, WI; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WCHY (105.1 FM; De Forest, WI; Owner: Entercom Madison License, Llc.)
  • WMMM-FM (105.5 FM; Fitchburg, WI; Owner: Entercom Madison License, Llc.)
  • WWQM-FM (106.3 FM; Fitchburg, WI; Owner: Mid-west Management, Inc.)
  • WJQM (106.7 FM; Barneveld, WI; Owner: Mid-west Management, Inc.)
  • WNNO-FM (106.9 FM; Wisconsin Dells, WI; Owner: Magnum Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Montello, WI; Owner: Basalt Of The Earth, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Portage, WI; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Kingston, WI; Owner: Optima Enrichment, Inc.)
  • WERN (88.7 FM; Madison, WI; Owner: State Of Wisconsin - Educational Communications Board)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Merrimac, WI; Owner: Liberty And Freedom Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Lake Delton, WI; Owner: Optima Enrichment, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Rio, WI; Owner: Wisconsin Academy Seventh-day Adventist Church)
  • WORT (89.9 FM; Fitchburg, WI; Owner: Back Porch Radio Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WJWD (90.3 FM; Columbus, WI; Owner: Csn International)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Merrimac, WI; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Lake Delton, WI; Owner: Lighthouse Christian Fellowship)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Dane, WI; Owner: Pierced Communications, Inc.)
  • WXXM (92.1 FM; Madison, WI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WJMQ (92.3 FM; Bear Creek, WI; Owner: Results Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WHLK (93.1 FM; Sun Prairie, WI; Owner: Mid-west Management, Inc.)
  • WOLX-FM (94.9 FM; Merrimac, WI; Owner: Entercom Madison License, Llc.)
  • WBKY (95.9 FM; Briggsville, WI; Owner: Magnum Communications, Inc.)
  • WLKG (96.1 FM; Springfield, WI; Owner: Ctj Communications, Ltd.)
  • WMAD (96.3 FM; Dane, WI; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WMGN (98.1 FM; Fitchburg, WI; Owner: Mid-west Management, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

  • WMTV (Channel 15; Fitchburg, WI; Owner: Gray Television Licensee, Inc.)
  • WHA-TV (Channel 21; Madison, WI; Owner: Board Of Regents Of The Univ. Of)
  • WKOW-TV (Channel 27; Madison, WI; Owner: Wkow Television, Inc.)
  • WISC-TV (Channel 3; Madison, WI; Owner: Television Wisconsin, Inc.)
  • 960722KN (Channel 45; North Freedom, WI; Owner: Fant Broadcasting Development)
  • WMSN-TV (Channel 47; Madison, WI; Owner: Wmsn Licensee, Llc)
  • WBUW (Channel 57; Fitchburg, WI; Owner: Acme Television Licenses Of Madison, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 71  (25.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 31  (11.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 50  (17.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (3.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 59  (20.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 84  (36.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 61  (26.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 60  (25.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 38 Farms In Merrimac Town, Wisconsin


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

  • Truax Field


    (about 23.5 miles in Madison, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MSN)

  • Dane County Regional-Truax Field


    (about 23.6 miles in Madison, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MSN)

  • Volk Field


    (about 48.7 miles in Camp Douglas, Wisconsin; Airport Code: VOK)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.62%

Carpooled

13.75%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.39%

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

0.98%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

8.25%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 244

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 6

Female householder, no husband present : 24

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 118

Householder not living alone : 29


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 11

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 10

All other households : 400


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Merrimac Town, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 231

Renter-occupied housing units : 13

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 6

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 24

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 118

Renter-occupied housing units : 29


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Merrimac Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 11

$15,000 to $19,999 : 26

$20,000 to $24,999 : 16

$25,000 to $29,999 : 30

$30,000 to $34,999 : 16

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $44,999 : 9

$45,000 to $49,999 : 16

$50,000 to $59,999 : 41

$60,000 to $74,999 : 26

$75,000 to $99,999 : 95

$100,000 to $124,999 : 57

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $199,999 : 25

$200,000 or more : 19


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Merrimac Town, Wisconsin)

Total : 688


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Merrimac Town, Wisconsin)

Occupied : 421

Vacant : 267


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Merrimac Town, Wisconsin)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Merrimac Town, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later : 30

Built 2000 to 2004 : 103

Built 1990 to 1999 : 176

Built 1980 to 1989 : 96

Built 1970 to 1979 : 72

Built 1960 to 1969 : 45

Built 1950 to 1959 : 73

Built 1940 to 1949 : 19

Built 1939 or earlier : 74


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Merrimac Town, Wisconsin)

Utility gas : 239

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 95

Electricity : 41

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 6

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 40

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Merrimac Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 10

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 11

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 3

$80,000 to $89,999 : 3

$90,000 to $99,999 : 7

$100,000 to $124,999 : 19

$125,000 to $149,999 : 36

$150,000 to $174,999 : 37

$175,000 to $199,999 : 25

$200,000 to $249,999 : 37

$250,000 to $299,999 : 22

$300,000 to $399,999 : 61

$400,000 to $499,999 : 64

$500,000 to $749,999 : 27

$750,000 to $999,999 : 5

$1,000,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Merrimac 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 : 7

Home equity loan only : 50

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 14

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 175

Housing units without a mortgage : 133


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $483,300

Built 2000 to 2004 : $392,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $248,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $154,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $237,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $166,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $327,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $143,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $145,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Merrimac Town, Wisconsin: 71.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Wisconsin: 64.4%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

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

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 9 9 $1,144,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $1,144,000
2000        
  Single Family 21 21 $2,590,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

21 21 $2,590,000
2001        
  Single Family 17 17 $3,798,855
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

17 17 $3,798,855
2002        
  Single Family 9 9 $1,930,000
  Two Family 1 2 $400,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 11 $2,330,000
2003        
  Single Family 24 24 $6,096,376
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

24 24 $6,096,376
2004        
  Single Family 33 33 $8,324,700
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

33 33 $8,324,700
2005        
  Single Family 16 16 $4,699,000
  Two Family 1 2 $450,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 8 $800,000
  Total

18 26 $5,949,000
2006        
  Single Family 11 11 $2,726,000
  Two Family 5 10 $1,345,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 21 $4,071,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Merrimac Town, WI): $47,115
Median Household Income In 2000 (Wisconsin): $43,791


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Merrimac Town): $151,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wisconsin): $109,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Merrimac Town): $556
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wisconsin): $540


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

Utility Gas: 57.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 22.6%
Electricity: 10.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 6.0%
Solar Energy: 0.2%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
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 Merrimac Town, Wisconsin are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

Rem Hlth Of Wisconsin


     Address: 414 Broadway, Baraboo, Wisconsin 53913
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/29/1984

Sauk Cty Hlth Dept


     Address: 505 Broadway Ste 372, Baraboo, Wisconsin 53913
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 1/12/1967

Divine Savior Home Care


     Address: 2817 New Pinery Rd Po Box 387, Portage, Wisconsin 53901
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 1/30/1997

Univ Hsptl Hha


     Address: 2030 Pinehurst Dr, Middleton, Wisconsin 53562
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/13/1992

Independent Hlth Care


     Address: 815 Forward Dr, Madison, Wisconsin 53711
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/23/1994

Hospitals Close To Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

Sauk Prairie Mem Hsptl


     Address: 80 First St, Prairie Du Sac, Wisconsin 53578
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Clare Hsptl Hlth Svcs


     Address: 707 14th St, Baraboo, Wisconsin 53913
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Divine Savior Hlthcare


     Address: 2817 New Pinery Rd, Portage, Wisconsin 53901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

St Mary's Hospital


     Address: 707 S Mills St, Madison, Wisconsin 53715
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Meriter Hsptl


     Address: 202 S Park St, Madison, Wisconsin 53715
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

Good Samaritan Society-lodi


     Address: 700 Clark St, Lodi, Wisconsin 53555
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 81%

St Clare Meadows Care Ctr


     Address: 1414 Jefferson St, Baraboo, Wisconsin 53913
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 101
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Columbia Hlth Care Ctr


     Address: 323 W Monroe St Po Box 895, Wyocena, Wisconsin 53969
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 120
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Divine Savior Hlthcare


     Address: 715 W Pleasant St, Portage, Wisconsin 53901
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 93
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Waunakee Mnr Hlth Care Ctr


     Address: 801 Klein Dr, Waunakee, Wisconsin 53597
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 98
     Percent Occupied: 94%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

Name: Byron
Address: 4450 North German Church Road; Byron, IL 61010
Distance: 86 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

    Retired Workers: 280
    Disabled Workers: 30
    Widowers Workers: 25
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Sauk County, Wisconsin Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 51.64%
  • Bush & Cheney 47.39%
  • Other 0.96%



(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 Merrimac Town, Wisconsin citizens.

Relocation to Sauk County, WI

6.79 % of Sauk County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $36,230

Wisconsin Average 6.06 %

0.12 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $12,133

Wisconsin Average 0.08 %

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

  • Dane County , WI 1.38 % ($41,144 AGI )
  • Columbia County , WI 0.89 % ($36,736 AGI )
  • Juneau County , WI 0.53 % ($27,785 AGI )

Relocation away from Sauk County, WI

6.60 % of Sauk 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 $35,785

Wisconsin Average 6.22 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Dane County , WI 1.54 % ($35,662 AGI )
  • Columbia County , WI 0.72 % ($35,185 AGI )
  • Juneau County , WI 0.49 % ($29,900 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 Merrimac Town, Wisconsin is based on over 50 years of data.





















Storms In Merrimac Town, Wisconsin

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
06/17/2001, 10:34 pm 0 0 $3K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/04/2003, 05:30 am 0 0 $15K --
04/12/2001, 02:05 am 0 0 $1K --
05/28/1998, 07:30 pm 0 0 $8K --
         





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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 Merrimac 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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