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   (County: Barron County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Prairie Lake 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 Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 5 years : 34

5 to 9 years : 34

10 to 14 years : 30

15 to 17 years : 17

18 and 19 years : 8

20 years : 23

21 years : 4

22 to 24 years : 9

25 to 29 years : 28

30 to 34 years : 26

35 to 39 years : 59

40 to 44 years : 53

45 to 49 years : 47

50 to 54 years : 63

55 to 59 years : 43

60 and 61 years : 51

62 to 64 years : 34

65 and 66 years : 24

67 to 69 years : 27

70 to 74 years : 27

75 to 79 years : 21

80 to 84 years : 6

85 years and over : 15

Female:

Under 5 years : 30

5 to 9 years : 27

10 to 14 years : 41

15 to 17 years : 37

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 3

21 years : 4

22 to 24 years : 14

25 to 29 years : 21

30 to 34 years : 30

35 to 39 years : 21

40 to 44 years : 35

45 to 49 years : 87

50 to 54 years : 56

55 to 59 years : 83

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 37

65 and 66 years : 22

67 to 69 years : 17

70 to 74 years : 20

75 to 79 years : 16

80 to 84 years : 13

85 years and over : 8


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 634

Multiple ancestry : 545

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 12

Ancestry not reported : 134


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,294

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 : 24

Not a U.S. citizen : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Total:

Under 5 years : 64

5 to 17 years : 186

18 to 24 years : 65

25 to 34 years : 105

35 to 44 years : 168

45 to 54 years : 253

55 to 59 years : 126

60 and 61 years : 71

62 to 64 years : 71

65 to 74 years : 137

75 years and over : 79

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 54

5 to 17 years : 144

18 to 24 years : 40

25 to 34 years : 85

35 to 44 years : 149

45 to 54 years : 163

55 to 59 years : 79

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 47

65 to 74 years : 101

75 years and over : 43

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 3

5 to 17 years : 29

18 to 24 years : 25

25 to 34 years : 20

35 to 44 years : 15

45 to 54 years : 86

55 to 59 years : 44

60 and 61 years : 41

62 to 64 years : 24

65 to 74 years : 36

75 years and over : 36

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 : 7

5 to 17 years : 13

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 4

45 to 54 years : 4

55 to 59 years : 3

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 Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 465

Female : 470

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 206

Female : 153

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 12

Female : 19


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence : 929

Born in other state in the United States : 359

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 26


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 120

Now married, except separated : 527

Divorced : 90

Separated : 0

Widowed : 41

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 48

Now married, except separated : 238

Divorced : 31

Separated : 3

Widowed : 20

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 : 8

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,210

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

  • German: 463   (29.9%)
  • Norwegian: 368   (23.8%)
  • English: 133   (8.6%)
  • Irish: 110   (7.1%)
  • Polish: 77   (5.0%)
  • Swedish: 57   (3.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 54   (3.5%)
  • United States Or American: 52   (3.4%)
  • Czech: 38   (2.5%)
  • Dutch: 30   (1.9%)
  • Scandinavian: 18   (1.2%)
  • Danish: 18   (1.2%)
  • Other Groups: 16   (1.0%)
  • Italian: 14   (0.9%)
  • Finnish: 13   (0.8%)
  • Russian: 13   (0.8%)
  • Swiss: 12   (0.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 11   (0.7%)
  • Scottish: 8   (0.5%)
  • European: 6   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 6   (0.4%)
  • Greek: 4   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.3%)
  • Slovak: 4   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 2   (0.1%)
  • British: 2   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Brazilian: 1   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin is 1,325



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin: 683
Female Population in Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin: 642


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin: 46.6
Median Female Resident Age in Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin: 48.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Wisconsin is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin


White


Both sexes

46.6

Male

46.3

Female

46.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.5

Male

35.5

Female

36.5

Asian


Both sexes

28.5

Male

9.0

Female

47.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

8.5

Male

8.5

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

11.0

Male

14.5

Female

8.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

12.5

Male

12.5

Female

25.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.6

Male

46.3

Female

46.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin


  • White: 1,314
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 4
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 1
  • Some Other Race: 6
  • 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 Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 3   (0.65%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 30   (6.47%)
  • 9th Grade: 19   (4.09%)
  • 10th Grade: 21   (4.53%)
  • 11th Grade: 9   (1.94%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 12   (2.59%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 184   (39.66%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 30   (6.47%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 57   (12.28%)
  • Associate Degree: 20   (4.31%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 57   (12.28%)
  • Master's Degree: 15   (3.23%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (0.65%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.86%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.45%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 36   (8.13%)
  • 9th Grade: 11   (2.48%)
  • 10th Grade: 7   (1.58%)
  • 11th Grade: 7   (1.58%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 11   (2.48%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 177   (39.95%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 46   (10.38%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 47   (10.61%)
  • Associate Degree: 46   (10.38%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 42   (9.48%)
  • Master's Degree: 11   (2.48%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

  • Cameron


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 378, Cameron, WI 54822, Phone: (715) 458-4560, Students: 847 )

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

  • Cameron Elementary


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: Po Box 378, Cameron, WI 54822, Phone: (715) 458-2210, Students: 300 )

  • Cameron Middle


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: Po Box 378, Cameron, WI 54822, Phone: (715) 458-4563, Students: 287 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

  • Cameron High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 378, Cameron, WI 54822, Phone: (715) 458-4510, Students: 260 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

  • Cameron Public Library


    506 Main St., Cameron, WI 54822

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin


  • Barron County Historical Society Incorporated


    1870 13 1/2 Ave, Cameron, WI 54822
    http://barroncountymuseum.com

  • Cameron Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 189, Cameron, MO 64429

  • Far West Historical Society Inc


    2650 Nw State Route D, Cameron, MO 64429

  • Historical Preservation Society Of Cameron Missouri Inc


    116 W 4th St, Cameron, MO 64429

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Prairie Lake 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 Lake Town, Wisconsin.

Area Features of Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin


Airport


(1) Rice Lake Regional Airport - Carl S Field  

Building


(1) Barron County Museum   (2) Cameron Area Fire District   (3) Cameron Police Station   (4) Cameron Public Library   (5) Cameron Village Hall   (6) Sumner Town Hall  

Cape


(1) Pittmans Point  

Cemetery


(1) Faaberg Cemetery   (2) Johnson Cemetery   (3) Meadows Creek Cemetery   (4) Pine Grove Cemetery   (5) Pioneer Rest Cemetery   (6) Pleasant Plain Cemetery  

Channel


(1) The Narrows  

Church


(1) Abundant Life Church   (2) Cameron United Methodist Church   (3) Canton United Methodist Church   (4) Faaberg Church Historical   (5) Faith Lutheran Church   (6) Grace Baptist Church   (7) Pleasant Plain Church   (8) Saint Johns Lutheran Church   (9) Saint Peters Catholic Church   (10) Towering Pines Community Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Chetek   (2) Town Of Stanley   (3) Town Of Sumner   (4) Village Of Cameron  

Dam


(1) Cameron Dam   (2) Eyk E2980 Dam  

Gut


(1) Pike Slough  

Hospital


(1) Midelfort Clinic  

Lake


(1) Coudray Lake   (2) Dietz Lakes   (3) Jacobson Lake   (4) Mud Lake   (5) Pokegama Lake   (6) Prairie Lake  

Locale


(1) Cameron Substation - Xcell Energy   (2) Stardust Drive-in Theatre   (3) Sunset View Country Club  

Park


(1) Bandli County Park   (2) Lakewood Park   (3) Veterans Memorial Park  

Populated Place


(1) Cameron   (2) Canton   (3) Sumner  

Post Office


(1) Cameron Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Cameron Flowage 5   (2) Lake 11 2 0 3  

School


(1) Abundant Life Academy   (2) Africa School Historical   (3) Cameron Elementary School   (4) Cameron High School   (5) Cameron Middle School   (6) Edgewood School Historical   (7) Greenwood School Historical   (8) Gregarson School Historical   (9) Halvorson School Historical   (10) Joliet School Historical   (11) Meadows Creek School Historical   (12) Oakland School Historical   (13) Pleasant Plain School Historical   (14) Pokegama School Historical   (15) Riverview School Historical   (16) Wold School Historical  

Stream


(1) Barker Creek   (2) Brown Creek   (3) Cranberry Creek   (4) German Creek   (5) Meadows Creek   (6) Pokegama Creek   (7) Rice Creek   (8) Rock Creek   (9) Silver Creek   (10) Yellow River  

Tower


(1) American Cellular Phone Tower   (2) Cameron Water Tower   (3) Cameron Water Tower Number 2  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

54822 (pop. 3,903)


Cities Nearby Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

Chetek City, WI  (pop. 2,031) 3.5 Miles
Chetek Town, WI  (pop. 1,997) 4.4 Miles
Cameron Village, WI  (pop. 1,748) 4.5 Miles
Stanley Town, WI  (pop. 2,523) 5.1 Miles
Maple Grove Town, WI  (pop. 1,048) 6.1 Miles
Sioux Creek Town, WI  (pop. 701) 6.6 Miles
Sumner Town, WI  (pop. 797) 6.8 Miles
Barron City, WI  (pop. 3,133) 7.5 Miles
Dallas Village, WI  (pop. 563) 7.7 Miles
Barron Town, WI  (pop. 888) 8.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

715



Elevation in Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin is 1,178.0 ft. (359.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

Lat: 45.346203 N        Long: -91.714947 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 51   (8.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 23   (3.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 45   (7.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 54   (9.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 51   (8.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 63   (10.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 100   (16.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 43   (7.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 16   (2.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 15   (2.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 58   (9.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 67   (11.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 554

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 43

In 3-person carpool : 7

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 : 6

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 58


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Less than 5 minutes : 57

5 to 9 minutes : 56

10 to 14 minutes : 95

15 to 19 minutes : 122

20 to 24 minutes : 95

25 to 29 minutes : 41

30 to 34 minutes : 31

35 to 39 minutes : 10

40 to 44 minutes : 29

45 to 59 minutes : 48

60 to 89 minutes : 18

90 or more minutes : 8


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 199

No Social Security income : 400


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 129

No retirement income : 470


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 27

$20,000 to $24,999 : 24

$25,000 to $29,999 : 7

$30,000 to $34,999 : 25

$35,000 to $39,999 : 17

$40,000 to $44,999 : 28

$45,000 to $49,999 : 22

$50,000 to $59,999 : 52

$60,000 to $74,999 : 62

$75,000 to $99,999 : 75

$100,000 to $124,999 : 30

$125,000 to $149,999 : 18

$150,000 to $199,999 : 18

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $58,194


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

  • WSPT (1010 AM; 1.0 kW; Stevens Point, WI; Owner: Americus Communications, Llc.)
  • WFHR (1320 AM; 5.0 kW; Port Edwards, WI; Owner: Seehafer Broadcasting Corp)
  • WCCN (1370 AM; 5.0 kW; Neillsville, WI; Owner: Central Wisconsin Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WDLB (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Marshfield, WI; Owner: Seehafer Broadcasting Corp)
  • WLBL (930 AM; 5.0 kW; Auburndale, WI; Owner: State Of Wisconsin - Educational Communications Board)

FM Radio Stations Near Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

  • NEW (100.5 FM; Mosinee, WI; Owner: Jer Licenses, Llc)
  • WGLX-FM (103.3 FM; Milladore, WI; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WGLX-FM (103.3 FM; Port Edwards, WI; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WRCW (105.5 FM; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; Owner: Seehafer Broadcasting Corp)
  • WYTE (106.5 FM; Milladore, WI; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WCCN-FM (107.5 FM; Neillsville, WI; Owner: Central Wisconsin B/cg Inc.)
  • WGNV (88.5 FM; Milladore, WI; Owner: Evangel Ministries, Inc.)
  • WWSP (89.9 FM; Stevens Point, WI; Owner: Board Of Regents, University Of Wisconsin System)
  • WWSP (89.9 FM; Stevens Point, WI; Owner: Board Of Regents, University Of Wisconsin System)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Vesper, WI; Owner: Wisconsin Rapids Seventh-day Adventist Church)
  • WOSQ (92.3 FM; Unity, WI; Owner: Seehafer Broadcasting Corp)
  • WPKG (92.7 FM; Neillsville, WI; Owner: Central Wisconsin Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WMMA (93.9 FM; Nekoosa, WI; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)
  • WROE (94.3 FM; Sherwood, WI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc.)
  • WOFM (94.7 FM; Athens, WI; Owner: Wrig, Inc.)
  • WLJY (96.7 FM; Milladore, WI; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WSPT-FM (97.9 FM; Stevens Point, WI; Owner: Americus Communications, Llc)
  • WIZD (99.9 FM; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; Owner: Wrig, Inc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 67  (18.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 33  (9.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 63  (17.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 13  (3.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 67  (18.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 59  (21.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 34  (12.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 122  (43.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (0.7%)


(updated 2010)





There are 60 Farms In Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin


(updated 2008)



Banks In Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

Community Bank Of Cameron - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $102.6k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

  • Rice Lake Airport


    (about 9.2 miles in Canton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: RIE)

  • Eau Claire Municipal


    (about 35.1 miles in Eau Claire, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EAU)

  • Chippewa Valley Regional


    (about 35.1 miles in Eau Claire, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EAU)

  • L O Simenstad Municipal


    (about 47.4 miles in Osceola, Wisconsin; Airport Code: OEO)

  • Hayward Municipal


    (about 48.6 miles in Hayward, Wisconsin; Airport Code: HYR)

  • Sawyer County


    (about 48.7 miles in Hayward, Wisconsin; Airport Code: HYR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.47%

Carpooled

9.45%

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

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.52%

Other Means

0.63%

Worked At Home

6.93%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 380

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 30

Female householder, no husband present : 19

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 155

Householder not living alone : 15


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 8

Male householder and female partner : 6

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 8

All other households : 577


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 353

Renter-occupied housing units : 27

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 24

Renter-occupied housing units : 6

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 13

Renter-occupied housing units : 6

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 142

Renter-occupied housing units : 28


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 20

$10,000 to $14,999 : 48

$15,000 to $19,999 : 45

$20,000 to $24,999 : 29

$25,000 to $29,999 : 45

$30,000 to $34,999 : 42

$35,000 to $39,999 : 23

$40,000 to $44,999 : 49

$45,000 to $49,999 : 22

$50,000 to $59,999 : 58

$60,000 to $74,999 : 64

$75,000 to $99,999 : 80

$100,000 to $124,999 : 30

$125,000 to $149,999 : 18

$150,000 to $199,999 : 21

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Total : 867


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Occupied : 599

Vacant : 268


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later : 34

Built 2000 to 2004 : 147

Built 1990 to 1999 : 130

Built 1980 to 1989 : 104

Built 1970 to 1979 : 72

Built 1960 to 1969 : 65

Built 1950 to 1959 : 60

Built 1940 to 1949 : 35

Built 1939 or earlier : 220


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Utility gas : 224

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 200

Electricity : 46

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 19

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 101

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 9

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 19

$10,000 to $14,999 : 18

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 4

$60,000 to $69,999 : 12

$70,000 to $79,999 : 5

$80,000 to $89,999 : 27

$90,000 to $99,999 : 18

$100,000 to $124,999 : 34

$125,000 to $149,999 : 39

$150,000 to $174,999 : 103

$175,000 to $199,999 : 36

$200,000 to $249,999 : 56

$250,000 to $299,999 : 36

$300,000 to $399,999 : 52

$400,000 to $499,999 : 29

$500,000 to $749,999 : 18

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 4


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Prairie Lake 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 : 20

Home equity loan only : 49

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 4

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 273

Housing units without a mortgage : 186


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $500,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $170,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $186,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $118,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $140,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $165,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $233,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $158,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $161,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin: 74.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Wisconsin: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Prairie Lake 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 $900,000
  Two Family 1 2 $80,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 11 $980,000
2000        
  Single Family 4 4 $360,000
  Two Family 5 10 $442,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 14 $802,000
2001        
  Single Family 5 5 $512,000
  Two Family 2 4 $241,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 9 $753,000
2002        
  Single Family 6 6 $721,000
  Two Family 13 26 $1,160,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 32 $1,881,000
2003        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,317,500
  Two Family 6 12 $674,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 24 $1,991,500
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 32 32 $5,380,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

32 32 $5,380,000
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Prairie Lake Town, WI): $40,048
Median Household Income In 2000 (Wisconsin): $43,791


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Prairie Lake Town): $92,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wisconsin): $109,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Prairie Lake Town): $448
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wisconsin): $540


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

Utility Gas: 24.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 35.4%
Electricity: 11.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 19.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 8.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.6%
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 Lake Town, Wisconsin are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

Ministry Hc Hm Hlth Marshfield


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

Memorial Hsptl


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

Black River Memorial Homecare


     Address: 711 West Adams, Black River Falls, Wisconsin 54615
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/27/2006

Aspirus Vna Home Health, Inc


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

Interim Hlthcare - Wausau


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

Hospitals Close To Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

St Josephs Hsptl


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

Riverview Hsptl Assoc


     Address: 410 Dewey St Po Box 8080, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin 54495
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Memorial Medical Ctr


     Address: 216 Sunset Place, Neillsville, Wisconsin 54456
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

St Clare's Hospital Of Weston Inc


     Address: 3400 Ministry Parkway, Weston, Wisconsin 54476
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Michaels Hsptl


     Address: 900 Illinois Ave, Stevens Point, Wisconsin 54481
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

Golden Livingcenter-three Oaks


     Address: 209 Wilderness View Drive, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Marshfield Care Center


     Address: 814 W 14th St, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 132
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Bethel Ctr


     Address: 8014 Bethel Rd, Arpin, Wisconsin 54410
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 99
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Colonial Ctr


     Address: 702 W Dolf St, Colby, Wisconsin 54421
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Wisconsin Rapids Care Center


     Address: 921 3rd St S, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin 54495
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 74%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

Name: Prairie Island
Address: 1717 Wakonade Drive East; Welch, MN 55089
Distance: 71 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Prairie Lake Town, Wisconsin

    Retired Workers: 555
    Disabled Workers: 125
    Widowers Workers: 55
    Spouses Workers: 35
    Children Workers: 55


(updated 2007)



Barron County, Wisconsin Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 48.86%
  • Bush & Cheney 50.26%
  • Other 0.89%



(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 Lake Town, Wisconsin citizens.

Relocation to Barron County, WI

5.63 % of Barron County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,452

Wisconsin Average 6.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Polk County , WI 0.46 % ($32,859 AGI )
  • Washburn County , WI 0.42 % ($21,526 AGI )
  • Chippewa County , WI 0.31 % ($34,561 AGI )

Relocation away from Barron County, WI

5.88 % of Barron 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 $32,839

Wisconsin Average 6.22 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Eau Claire County , WI 0.48 % ($23,830 AGI )
  • Polk County , WI 0.45 % ($23,988 AGI )
  • Chippewa County , WI 0.39 % ($38,732 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 Lake Town, Wisconsin is based on over 50 years of data.















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Crime Analysis

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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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