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   (County: Crawford County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Prairie Du Chien 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
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 5 years : 36

5 to 9 years : 6

10 to 14 years : 13

15 to 17 years : 58

18 and 19 years : 36

20 years : 0

21 years : 16

22 to 24 years : 14

25 to 29 years : 3

30 to 34 years : 11

35 to 39 years : 9

40 to 44 years : 14

45 to 49 years : 43

50 to 54 years : 63

55 to 59 years : 30

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 22

65 and 66 years : 33

67 to 69 years : 11

70 to 74 years : 10

75 to 79 years : 20

80 to 84 years : 5

85 years and over : 3

Female:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 9 years : 34

10 to 14 years : 13

15 to 17 years : 26

18 and 19 years : 10

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 9

25 to 29 years : 8

30 to 34 years : 28

35 to 39 years : 9

40 to 44 years : 40

45 to 49 years : 59

50 to 54 years : 59

55 to 59 years : 25

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 23

65 and 66 years : 13

67 to 69 years : 20

70 to 74 years : 12

75 to 79 years : 8

80 to 84 years : 23

85 years and over : 14


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 499

Multiple ancestry : 371

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 2

Ancestry not reported : 30


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 898

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 : 4

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Total:

Under 5 years : 42

5 to 17 years : 150

18 to 24 years : 85

25 to 34 years : 50

35 to 44 years : 72

45 to 54 years : 224

55 to 59 years : 55

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 45

65 to 74 years : 99

75 years and over : 73

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 42

5 to 17 years : 133

18 to 24 years : 66

25 to 34 years : 39

35 to 44 years : 33

45 to 54 years : 134

55 to 59 years : 29

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 70

75 years and over : 44

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 17

18 to 24 years : 19

25 to 34 years : 11

35 to 44 years : 39

45 to 54 years : 86

55 to 59 years : 26

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 35

65 to 74 years : 29

75 years and over : 29

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 : 4

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
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 331

Female : 269

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 129

Female : 169

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence : 596

Born in other state in the United States : 298

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 141

Now married, except separated : 268

Divorced : 24

Separated : 15

Widowed : 50

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 41

Now married, except separated : 187

Divorced : 28

Separated : 9

Widowed : 27

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 : 0

Divorced : 4

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 851

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 4


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

  • German: 414   (34.7%)
  • Irish: 124   (10.4%)
  • English: 115   (9.6%)
  • Norwegian: 106   (8.9%)
  • Czech: 100   (8.4%)
  • Other Groups: 60   (5.0%)
  • United States Or American: 58   (4.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 46   (3.9%)
  • Polish: 28   (2.3%)
  • Scottish: 21   (1.8%)
  • Dutch: 20   (1.7%)
  • Italian: 19   (1.6%)
  • French Canadian: 14   (1.2%)
  • Swiss: 14   (1.2%)
  • Croatian: 12   (1.0%)
  • Swedish: 9   (0.8%)
  • British: 6   (0.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 6   (0.5%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 5   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 4   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 3   (0.3%)
  • Ukrainian: 3   (0.3%)
  • Bulgarian: 3   (0.3%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 2   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 2   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin is 902



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin: 460
Female Population in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin: 442


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin: 46.5
Median Female Resident Age in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin: 46.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Wisconsin is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin


White


Both sexes

50.4

Male

49.7

Female

51.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

88.5

Male

0.0

Female

88.5

Asian


Both sexes

35.5

Male

34.5

Female

35.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

28.5

Male

29.0

Female

5.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

43.3

Male

43.3

Female

33.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.5

Male

26.5

Female

14.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

50.6

Male

49.8

Female

51.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin


  • White: 894
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 4
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 4



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (1.1%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 19   (5.23%)
  • 9th Grade: 9   (2.48%)
  • 10th Grade: 14   (3.86%)
  • 11th Grade: 20   (5.51%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 19   (5.23%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 136   (37.47%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 27   (7.44%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 46   (12.67%)
  • Associate Degree: 11   (3.03%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 50   (13.77%)
  • Master's Degree: 4   (1.1%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1   (0.28%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (0.83%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 1   (0.3%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.6%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 19   (5.65%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (1.79%)
  • 10th Grade: 10   (2.98%)
  • 11th Grade: 20   (5.95%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 11   (3.27%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 166   (49.4%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 18   (5.36%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 30   (8.93%)
  • Associate Degree: 20   (5.95%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 28   (8.33%)
  • Master's Degree: 5   (1.49%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

  • Prairie Du Chien Area


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 420 Wacouta Ave, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821, Phone: (608) 326-8451, Students: 1,256 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

  • Bluff View Intermediate


    ( Grades: 3-8, Location: 1901 E Wells St, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821, Phone: (608) 326-0503, Students: 448 )

  • Ba Kennedy Sch


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 420 Wacouta Ave, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821, Phone: (608) 326-8451, Students: 293 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

  • Prairie Du Chien High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 800 E Crawford St, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821, Phone: (608) 326-8437, Students: 484 )

  • Prairie Du Chien Correctional


    ( Grades: 11-12, Location: 500 E Parrish St, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821, Phone: (608) 326-7828, Students: 51 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

  • St Gabriel Elem School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 515 N Beaumont Road, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821, Phone: (608) 326-8624, Students: 125 )

  • Prairie Catholic Schools/st John's Middl


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 720 S Wacouta Avenue, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821, Phone: (608) 326-4400, Students: 87 )

  • Prairie Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-11, Location: 1110 N Marquette Road, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821, Phone: (608) 326-8559, Students: 20 )

  • Wyalusing Academy


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 601 S Beaumont Road, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821, Phone: (608) 326-6481, )

Public Libraries (Central) In Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

  • Joseph W. & Emma L. Wachute Memorial Library


    125 S. Wacouta Ave., Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin


  • Fort Crawford Museum


    717 S Beaumont Rd, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821
    http://www.fortcrawfordmuseum.com

  • Prairie Du Chien Museum At Fort Crawford


    717 S Beaumont Rd, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821

  • Prairie Duchien Historical Society


    Po Box 298, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Prairie Du Chien 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 Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin.

Area Features of Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin


Airport


(1) Prairie Du Chien Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) Bridgeport Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Cornelius Tourist Information Center   (3) Crawford County Courthouse   (4) Fort Crawford Medical Museum   (5) Fur Trade Museum   (6) Interstate Emergency Medical Services Of Prairie Du Chien   (7) Joseph And Emma Wachute Memorial Library   (8) Prairie Du Chien City Hall   (9) Prairie Du Chien Correctional Institution   (10) Prairie Du Chien Emergency Medical Services   (11) Prairie Du Chien Fire Department Station 1   (12) Prairie Du Chien Fire Department Station 2   (13) Villa Louis  

Cemetery


(1) Bridgeport Cemetery   (2) Calvary Cemetery   (3) Evergreen Cemetery   (4) Fort Crawford National Cemetery   (5) French Town Cemetery   (6) German Ridge Cemetery   (7) Gran Grae Cemetery  

Channel


(1) East Channel   (2) Hunter Channel   (3) Roseau Channel  

Church


(1) Holy Trinity Episcopal Church   (2) Saint Gabriels Catholic Church   (3) Saint Johns Catholic Church   (4) Saint Peter Evangelical Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Prairie Du Chien   (2) Town Of Bridgeport   (3) Town Of Prairie Du Chien  

Gut


(1) Ambrough Slough   (2) Marais De Saint Feriole  

Hospital


(1) Prairie Du Chien Memorial Hospital  

Island


(1) Bergman Island   (2) Hacklin Island   (3) Hunter Island   (4) Island Number One Hundred Seventy   (5) Island Number One Hundred Seventy-two   (6) Island Number One Hundred Sixty-seven   (7) Island Number One Hundred Sixty-six   (8) Saint Feriole Island   (9) Schmidt Island   (10) Scrogum Island   (11) Snake Island   (12) Weniger Island  

Lake


(1) Big Missouri Lake   (2) Fish Lake   (3) Garnet Lake   (4) Gremore Lake   (5) Marais Lake   (6) Mcgregor Lake   (7) Spring Lake   (8) Sunfish Lake   (9) Tilmont Lake   (10) Upper Doubles Lake   (11) Upper Marais  

Locale


(1) Hazen Corners   (2) Prairie Du Chien Country Club   (3) Prairie Du Chien Wastewater Treatment Facility   (4) Shihata Orchard  

Military


(1) Fort Crawford Historical  

Mine


(1) Prairie Sand And Gravel Pit   (2) Pretitti Pit  

Park


(1) Cecil Smith Athletic Field   (2) Lawler Park   (3) Limery Ridge Savanna State Natural Area   (4) Wyalusing Walnut Forest State Natural Area  

Populated Place


(1) Bridgeport   (2) La Prairie Retirement Village   (3) Prairie Du Chien   (4) Selchs Mobile Home Park   (5) White Corners  

Post Office


(1) Prairie Du Chien Post Office  

Rapids


(1) Walnut Eddy  

Ridge


(1) Campbell Ridge   (2) Famechon Ridge   (3) Irish Ridge   (4) Limery Ridge   (5) Polander Ridge  

School


(1) B A Kennedy School   (2) Bluff View Intermediate School   (3) Bridgeport School Historical   (4) Dutch Ridge School Historical   (5) Famechon School Historical   (6) Frenchtown School Historical   (7) Gran Grae School Historical   (8) Irish Ridge School Historical   (9) Limery Ridge School Historical   (10) Martin Luther Preparatory School Historical   (11) Prairie Catholic School   (12) Prairie Christian Academy   (13) Prairie Du Chien Correctional Institution School   (14) Prairie Du Chien High School   (15) Saint Johns School   (16) Schurz School Historical   (17) Sevenmile School Historical   (18) Vineyard Coulee School Historical   (19) Wrights Ferry School Historical   (20) Wyalusing Academy  

Stream


(1) Gran Grae Creek   (2) Lane Creek   (3) Picatee Creek  

Summit


(1) Mondell Hill  

Tower


(1) Wpre-am Prairie Du Chien   (2) Wpre-fm Prairie Du Chien  

Valley


(1) Campbell Coulee   (2) Indian Hollow   (3) Limery Coulee   (4) Mill Coulee   (5) Tucker Hollow   (6) Vineyard Coulee  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

53821 (pop. 8,379)


Cities Nearby Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

Prairie Du Chien City, WI  (pop. 5,694) 2.6 Miles
Bridgeport Town, WI  (pop. 1,085) 4.0 Miles
Eastman Village, WI  (pop. 362) 7.7 Miles
Eastman Town, WI  (pop. 951) 8.1 Miles
Wauzeka Town, WI  (pop. 399) 8.9 Miles
Wyalusing Town, WI  (pop. 347) 9.2 Miles
Millville Town, WI  (pop. 178) 9.5 Miles
Patch Grove Town, WI  (pop. 372) 11.3 Miles
Wauzeka Village, WI  (pop. 784) 11.4 Miles
Patch Grove Village, WI  (pop. 209) 11.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

608



Elevation in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin is 840.0 ft. (256.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

Lat: 43.072666 N        Long: -91.107867 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 20   (3.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 15   (2.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 82   (15.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 33   (6.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 45   (8.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 53   (10.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 91   (17.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 36   (6.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 15   (2.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 14   (2.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 8   (1.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 5   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 33   (6.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 70   (13.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 352

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 12

In 3-person carpool : 5

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 12

Other means : 8

Worked at home : 21


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Less than 5 minutes : 32

5 to 9 minutes : 113

10 to 14 minutes : 86

15 to 19 minutes : 99

20 to 24 minutes : 35

25 to 29 minutes : 3

30 to 34 minutes : 7

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 5

45 to 59 minutes : 4

60 to 89 minutes : 3

90 or more minutes : 2


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

With Social Security income : 146

No Social Security income : 242


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

With retirement income : 101

No retirement income : 287


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 10

$15,000 to $19,999 : 28

$20,000 to $24,999 : 13

$25,000 to $29,999 : 19

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 24

$40,000 to $44,999 : 34

$45,000 to $49,999 : 10

$50,000 to $59,999 : 20

$60,000 to $74,999 : 40

$75,000 to $99,999 : 24

$100,000 to $124,999 : 42

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $46,750


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

  • KHPP (1160 AM; 0.88 kW; Waukon, IA; Owner: Wennes Communications Stations, Inc.)
  • WGLR (1280 AM; 0.5 kW; Lancaster, WI; Owner: Queenb Radio Wisconsin, Inc.)
  • KADR (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Elkader, IA; Owner: Design Homes, Inc.)
  • WPRE (980 AM; 1.0 kW; Marquette, IA; Owner: Robinson Corporation)

FM Radio Stations Near Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

  • KCTN (100.1 FM; Farmersburg, IA; Owner: Design Homes, Inc.)
  • KNEI-FM (103.5 FM; Waukon, IA; Owner: Wennes Communications Stations, Inc.)
  • KIYX (106.1 FM; Potosi, WI; Owner: Queenb Radio Wisconsin, Inc.)
  • WPVL-FM (107.1 FM; Potosi, WI; Owner: Queenb Radio Wisconsin, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Waukon, IA; Owner: Crossfire Incorporated)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Waukon, IA; Owner: Decorah Lutheran Church)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Waterville, IA; Owner: Calvary Iowa City)
  • KPVL (89.1 FM; Clermont, IA; Owner: Postville Chamber Of Commerce)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Waterville, IA; Owner: Lighthouse Christian Fellowship)
  • KDUB (89.7 FM; Sherrill, IA; Owner: University Of Northern Iowa)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Clermont, IA; Owner: Ho.ly, Inc.)
  • WQPC (94.3 FM; Prairie Du Chien, WI; Owner: Robinson Corporation)
  • WGLR-FM (97.7 FM; Lancaster, WI; Owner: Queenb Radio Wisconsin, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 64  (21.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 46  (15.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 51  (17.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 15  (5.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 32  (10.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 58  (22.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 46  (17.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 70  (27.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (1.2%)


(updated 2010)





There are 217 Farms In Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin


(updated 2008)



Banks In Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

Peoples State Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.2m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 43

Anchorbank, Fsb - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 54

Associated Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


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

Firstmerit Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $24.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 382

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

  • Prairie Du Chien Municipal


    (about 3.8 miles in Prairie Du Chien, Wisconsin; Airport Code: PCD)

  • Decorah Municipal


    (about 34.7 miles in Decorah, Iowa; Airport Code: DEH)

  • Dubuque Regional


    (about 50.0 miles in Dubuque, Iowa; Airport Code: DBQ)

  • La Crosse Municipal


    (about 56.1 miles in Onalaska, Wisconsin; Airport Code: LSE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.77%

Carpooled

10.07%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.73%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

1.10%

Walked

1.28%

Other Means

1.28%

Worked At Home

4.76%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 225

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 7

Female householder, no husband present : 55

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 93

Householder not living alone : 8


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Prairie Du Chien 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 : 6

All other households : 382


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 186

Renter-occupied housing units : 39

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 45

Renter-occupied housing units : 10

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 79

Renter-occupied housing units : 22


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 29

$10,000 to $14,999 : 21

$15,000 to $19,999 : 46

$20,000 to $24,999 : 14

$25,000 to $29,999 : 28

$30,000 to $34,999 : 7

$35,000 to $39,999 : 31

$40,000 to $44,999 : 47

$45,000 to $49,999 : 10

$50,000 to $59,999 : 20

$60,000 to $74,999 : 40

$75,000 to $99,999 : 31

$100,000 to $124,999 : 48

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Total : 796


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Occupied : 388

Vacant : 408


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later : 21

Built 2000 to 2004 : 103

Built 1990 to 1999 : 181

Built 1980 to 1989 : 136

Built 1970 to 1979 : 152

Built 1960 to 1969 : 62

Built 1950 to 1959 : 56

Built 1940 to 1949 : 13

Built 1939 or earlier : 72


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Utility gas : 246

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 55

Electricity : 28

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 15

Coal or coke : 3

Wood : 41

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 25

$10,000 to $14,999 : 23

$15,000 to $19,999 : 13

$20,000 to $24,999 : 4

$25,000 to $29,999 : 7

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 3

$40,000 to $49,999 : 3

$50,000 to $59,999 : 26

$60,000 to $69,999 : 3

$70,000 to $79,999 : 15

$80,000 to $89,999 : 10

$90,000 to $99,999 : 11

$100,000 to $124,999 : 19

$125,000 to $149,999 : 26

$150,000 to $174,999 : 14

$175,000 to $199,999 : 40

$200,000 to $249,999 : 41

$250,000 to $299,999 : 12

$300,000 to $399,999 : 20

$400,000 to $499,999 : 2

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Prairie Du Chien 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 : 3

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 130

Housing units without a mortgage : 184


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later : $71,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $46,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $137,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $104,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $181,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $134,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $275,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $182,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $103,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin: 71.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Wisconsin: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Prairie Du Chien 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 10 10 $955,900
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $955,900
2000        
  Single Family 16 16 $1,875,150
  Two Family 3 6 $270,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 22 $2,145,150
2001        
  Single Family 14 14 $1,734,200
  Two Family 1 2 $130,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 16 $1,864,200
2002        
  Single Family 14 14 $1,562,540
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $1,562,540
2003        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,567,512
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $1,567,512
2004        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,330,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $1,330,500
2005        
  Single Family 14 14 $1,942,516
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $1,942,516
2006        
  Single Family 2 2 $317,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $317,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Prairie Du Chien Town, WI): $34,327
Median Household Income In 2000 (Wisconsin): $43,791


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Prairie Du Chien Town): $65,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wisconsin): $109,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Prairie Du Chien Town): $353
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wisconsin): $540


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

Utility Gas: 64.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 21.6%
Electricity: 4.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 3.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 6.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
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 Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

Prairie Du Chien Mem Hsptl Hhc


     Address: 705 E Taylor St, Prairie Du Chien, Wisconsin 53821
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/1/1978

Clayton County Visiting Nurse Association


     Address: 100 Sandpit Road, Box 522, Elkader, Iowa 52043
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 2/14/1973

Grant Cty Home Nur Svc


     Address: 111 S Jefferson St, Lancaster, Wisconsin 53813
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Homeward Bound Home Hlth


     Address: 130 W Elm St, Lancaster, Wisconsin 53813
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/25/1996

Vmh Home Care Agency


     Address: 40 First Street Se, Waukon, Iowa 52172
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 10/28/1980

Hospitals Close To Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

Guttenberg Municipal Hospital


     Address: 200 Main Street Po Box 550, Guttenberg, Iowa 52052
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Central Community Hospital


     Address: 901 Davidson Street Nw, Elkader, Iowa 52043
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Grant Reg Hlth Ctr


     Address: 507 S Monroe St, Lancaster, Wisconsin 53813
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Boscobel Area Health Care


     Address: 205 Parker St, Boscobel, Wisconsin 53805
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Veterans Memorial


     Address: 40 First Street Se, Waukon, Iowa 52172
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

Prairie Maison


     Address: 1505 E Brunson St, Prairie Du Chien, Wisconsin 53821
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 77
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Great River Care Center


     Address: 1400 West Main, Mc Gregor, Iowa 52157
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 42
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Guttenberg Care Center


     Address: 1315 Acre Street, Guttenberg, Iowa 52052
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Elkader Care Center


     Address: 116 Reimer Street Sw, Elkader, Iowa 52043
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 39
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Good Samaritan Society-fennimore


     Address: 1850 11th St, Fennimore, Wisconsin 53809
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 67
     Percent Occupied: 99%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

Name: Duane Arnold
Address: 3313 DAEC Road; Palo, IA 52324
Distance: 79 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

    Retired Workers: 1,280
    Disabled Workers: 255
    Widowers Workers: 190
    Spouses Workers: 85
    Children Workers: 170


(updated 2007)



Crawford County, Wisconsin Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 55.04%
  • Bush & Cheney 43.50%
  • Other 1.45%



(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 Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin citizens.

Relocation to Crawford County, WI

6.25 % of Crawford County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $35,751

Wisconsin Average 6.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Grant County , WI 1.23 % ($26,388 AGI )
  • Clayton County , IA 0.59 % ($22,079 AGI )
  • Dane County , WI 0.45 % ($54,310 AGI )

Relocation away from Crawford County, WI

6.43 % of Crawford 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 $29,952

Wisconsin Average 6.22 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Grant County , WI 1.08 % ($28,229 AGI )
  • La Crosse County , WI 0.63 % ($29,073 AGI )
  • Clayton County , IA 0.54 % ($28,686 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 Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin is based on over 50 years of data.



















Storms In Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
07/17/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1M $300K
         
Hail        
09/07/2001, 11:05 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/02/2000, 04:45 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/25/1998, 02:55 pm 0 0 $8K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/01/2006, 06:40 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/29/2005, 10:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/26/2004, 09:36 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/04/2003, 02:40 am 0 0 $1K $1K
04/11/2001, 05:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/17/2000, 01:35 am 0 0 $35K --
07/10/2000, 01:10 am 0 0 $5K $15K
06/15/2000, 08:43 pm 0 0 $4K --
05/11/2000, 08:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/18/1998, 03:45 pm 0 1 $18K --
05/31/1998, 12:15 am 0 1 $30K --
06/15/1997, 03:15 pm 0 0 $15K --
04/05/1997, 04:40 pm 0 0 $3K --
08/07/1996, 01:50 am 0 0 $3K --
         





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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 Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 3
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 34 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 51
Robbery n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a 4 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 12
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 68 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 206
Burglary n/a n/a n/a 3 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 9
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 51 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 154
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a 48 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 178
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 822 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 3,054
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 17 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 17 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a 13 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 47
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a 7 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 25


(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 Prairie Du Chien Town, Wisconsin


  • Crawford County Jail


    224 N. Beaumont Road, Prairie Du Chien, WI 53821
    Capacity: 40
    Confined: 30
    Avg. Population: 35


(updated 2006)



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