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Demographics Analysis

The people of Wood River 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
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 5 years : 14

5 to 9 years : 33

10 to 14 years : 41

15 to 17 years : 16

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 12

25 to 29 years : 10

30 to 34 years : 19

35 to 39 years : 23

40 to 44 years : 31

45 to 49 years : 26

50 to 54 years : 61

55 to 59 years : 43

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 41

65 and 66 years : 11

67 to 69 years : 18

70 to 74 years : 16

75 to 79 years : 17

80 to 84 years : 9

85 years and over : 3

Female:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 9 years : 26

10 to 14 years : 38

15 to 17 years : 34

18 and 19 years : 3

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 18

25 to 29 years : 5

30 to 34 years : 22

35 to 39 years : 10

40 to 44 years : 44

45 to 49 years : 14

50 to 54 years : 45

55 to 59 years : 52

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 26

65 and 66 years : 14

67 to 69 years : 22

70 to 74 years : 14

75 to 79 years : 12

80 to 84 years : 11

85 years and over : 9


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 413

Multiple ancestry : 387

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 96


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 878

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 : 16

Not a U.S. citizen : 2


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Total:

Under 5 years : 31

5 to 17 years : 188

18 to 24 years : 33

25 to 34 years : 56

35 to 44 years : 108

45 to 54 years : 146

55 to 59 years : 95

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 67

65 to 74 years : 95

75 years and over : 61

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 29

5 to 17 years : 157

18 to 24 years : 30

25 to 34 years : 48

35 to 44 years : 70

45 to 54 years : 66

55 to 59 years : 61

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 12

65 to 74 years : 32

75 years and over : 38

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 31

18 to 24 years : 3

25 to 34 years : 8

35 to 44 years : 38

45 to 54 years : 75

55 to 59 years : 25

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 55

65 to 74 years : 63

75 years and over : 21

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 : 2

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 5

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 2


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 303

Female : 240

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 149

Female : 186

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 18


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence : 525

Born in other state in the United States : 333

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 74

Now married, except separated : 264

Divorced : 27

Separated : 9

Widowed : 17

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 25

Now married, except separated : 241

Divorced : 37

Separated : 4

Widowed : 13

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 : 14

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 2


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 828

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

German:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 5


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Wood River Town, Wisconsin

  • Swedish: 290   (22.8%)
  • German: 272   (21.4%)
  • Norwegian: 220   (17.3%)
  • Irish: 78   (6.1%)
  • English: 66   (5.2%)
  • Other Groups: 48   (3.8%)
  • Scandinavian: 44   (3.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 40   (3.1%)
  • Danish: 33   (2.6%)
  • Dutch: 28   (2.2%)
  • United States Or American: 25   (2.0%)
  • Italian: 23   (1.8%)
  • Czech: 22   (1.7%)
  • Polish: 20   (1.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 11   (0.9%)
  • Scottish: 8   (0.6%)
  • Greek: 8   (0.6%)
  • French Canadian: 7   (0.5%)
  • Slovak: 6   (0.5%)
  • European: 6   (0.5%)
  • Finnish: 4   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 3   (0.2%)
  • Croatian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 2   (0.2%)
  • Slavic: 2   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 2   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Wood River Town, Wisconsin is 896



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Wood River Town, Wisconsin: 452
Female Population in Wood River Town, Wisconsin: 444


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Wood River Town, Wisconsin: 50.2
Median Female Resident Age in Wood River Town, Wisconsin: 48.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Wisconsin is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Wood River Town, Wisconsin


White


Both sexes

44.5

Male

45.5

Female

43.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

29.5

Male

10.5

Female

40.5

Asian


Both sexes

57.5

Male

57.5

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

46.0

Male

45.5

Female

50.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.0

Male

14.3

Female

30.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.0

Male

29.5

Female

50.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.7

Male

45.9

Female

43.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Wood River Town, Wisconsin


  • White: 858
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 6
  • Asian: 7
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 11
  • Two or More Races: 14



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.57%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 14   (4.01%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 11   (3.15%)
  • 11th Grade: 10   (2.87%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 12   (3.44%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 146   (41.83%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 30   (8.6%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 38   (10.89%)
  • Associate Degree: 21   (6.02%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 44   (12.61%)
  • Master's Degree: 15   (4.3%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (1.72%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 15   (4.76%)
  • 9th Grade: 7   (2.22%)
  • 10th Grade: 4   (1.27%)
  • 11th Grade: 5   (1.59%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 6   (1.9%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 142   (45.08%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 28   (8.89%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 41   (13.02%)
  • Associate Degree: 25   (7.94%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 30   (9.52%)
  • Master's Degree: 10   (3.17%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.63%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Wood River Town, Wisconsin

  • Grantsburg


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 480 E James Ave, Grantsburg, WI 54840, Phone: (715) 463-5499, Students: 994 )

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

  • Grantsburg Middle


    ( Grades: 4-8, Location: 480 E James Ave, Grantsburg, WI 54840, Phone: (715) 463-2455, Students: 365 )

  • Grantsburg Elementary


    ( Grades: 1-3, Location: 480 E James Ave, Grantsburg, WI 54840, Phone: (715) 463-2320, Students: 198 )

  • Nelson Elementary


    ( Grades: K-KG, Location: 480 E James Ave, Grantsburg, WI 54840, Phone: (715) 689-2421, Students: 118 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Wood River Town, Wisconsin

  • Grantsburg High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 480 E James Ave, Grantsburg, WI 54840, Phone: (715) 463-2531, Students: 310 )

  • Grantsburg Virtual School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 480 E James Ave, Grantsburg, WI 54840, Phone: (715) 463-5165, Students: 3 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Wood River Town, Wisconsin

  • Grantsburg Public Library


    415 S. Robert St., Grantsburg, WI 54840

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Wood River Town, Wisconsin


  • Grantsburg Area Historical Society Inc


    133 W Wisconsin Ave Po Box 35, Grantsburg, WI 54840

  • Pope Couty Historical Society


    214 Hound Ridge Rd, Grantsburg, IL 62943

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Wood River 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 Wood River Town, Wisconsin.

Area Features of Wood River Town, Wisconsin


Airport


(1) Burnett General Hospital Heliport   (2) Circle T Airport   (3) Grantsburg Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) Anderson Townhall   (2) Grantsburg Public Library   (3) Grantsburg Senior Citizens Center   (4) Grantsburg Townhall   (5) Grantsburg Volunteer Fire Department   (6) West Marshland Townhall  

Canal


(1) Phantom Lake Bypass   (2) Pumphouse Ditch   (3) Refuge Bypass  

Cemetery


(1) Anscarius Cemetery   (2) Freya Cemetery   (3) Logging Creek Cemetery   (4) Riverside Cemetery   (5) Saint Olaf Cemetery   (6) Wood Lake Cemetery   (7) Wood River Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bethany Church   (2) Central United Methodist Church   (3) Ekdall Church   (4) Faith Lutheran Church   (5) Grace Baptist Church   (6) Immaculate Conception Catholic Church   (7) Midway Tabernacle   (8) Mission Church   (9) Pleasant Prairie Church   (10) Wood River Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Anderson   (2) Town Of Grantsburg   (3) Town Of Trade Lake   (4) Town Of West Marshland   (5) Town Of Wood River   (6) Village Of Grantsburg  

Dam


(1) Crex Meadows Dam   (2) Crex Meadows Dike 6 Dam   (3) Crex Meadows Dike 9 Flowage Dam   (4) Crex Meadows North Fork Dike D12 393 Dam   (5) Crex Meadows Phantom Lake Development Dam   (6) Fish Lake Canute Flowage G12 410 Dam   (7) Fish Lake County Highway O H12 152 Dam   (8) Hickerson 1895c98 Dam   (9) Logging Creek Dike H12 395 Dam   (10) Peterson Bellach Group Dam  

Forest


(1) Governor Knowles State Forest  

Hospital


(1) Burnett Medical Center   (2) Grantsburg Clinic  

Lake


(1) Bass Lake   (2) Big Trade Lake   (3) Buggert Lake   (4) Fish Lake   (5) Fuhrman Lake   (6) Hay Creek Flowage   (7) Isaac Lake   (8) Little Trade Lake   (9) Muskrat Lake   (10) Pine Lake   (11) Reed Lake   (12) Reisinger Lake   (13) Rice Lake   (14) Silver Lake   (15) Spirit Lake   (16) Tobe Lake   (17) Wood Lake   (18) Zalensky Pond  

Locale


(1) Fox Landing   (2) Nelson Landing   (3) Norway Point Landing   (4) Raspberry Landing   (5) Reed Corners   (6) Sandrock Cliff Campground   (7) Smiths Stopping Place   (8) Soderbeck Landing  

Mine


(1) Saint Croix Pit  

Park


(1) Brant Brook Pines State Natural Area   (2) Burnett County Fairground   (3) Crex Meadows State Public Hunting Grounds   (4) Crex Meadows State Wildlife Refuge   (5) Crex Sand Prairie State Natural Area   (6) Ekdall Wetlands State Natural Area   (7) Fish Lake Meadow State Natural Area   (8) Fish Lake Pines State Natural Area   (9) Fish Lake State Wildlife Area   (10) Memory Lake Park   (11) Norway Point Bottomlands State Natural Area   (12) Reed Lake Meadow State Natural Area   (13) Saint Croix Ash Swamp State Natural Area   (14) Saint Croix Seeps State Natural Area  

Populated Place


(1) Alpha   (2) Benson   (3) Branstad   (4) Four Corners   (5) Grantsburg   (6) Lind   (7) Randall   (8) Trade Lake  

Post Office


(1) Grantsburg Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) 22 Reservoir   (2) Canute Creek Flowage   (3) County Trunk O Flowage   (4) Daniels Flowage   (5) Dike 1 Flowage   (6) Dike 2 Flowage   (7) Dike 4 Flowage   (8) Dike 5 Flowage   (9) Dike 6 Flowage   (10) Dueholm Flowage   (11) Erickson Flowage   (12) Logging Creek Flowage 6   (13) Memory Lake 152   (14) Monson Lake   (15) North Fork Flowage   (16) Phantom Lake   (17) Reed Lake   (18) Sandberg Flowage   (19) South Refuge Flowage   (20) Town Road Flowage   (21) Upper North Fork Flowage   (22) Upper Phantom Flowage   (23) Whiskey Creek Flowage  

School


(1) Bass Lake School   (2) Branstad School   (3) Grantsburg Elementary School   (4) Grantsburg High School   (5) Grantsburg Middle School   (6) Grantsburg Virtual School   (7) Grettum School   (8) Insight School Of Wisconsin   (9) Nelson Elementary School   (10) Wood Lake School   (11) Wood River School  

Stream


(1) Barrett Creek   (2) Bear Brook   (3) East Brook   (4) Ekdall Brook   (5) Hay Creek   (6) Iron Creek   (7) Kettle Brook   (8) Spirit Creek   (9) Wood Creek   (10) Wood River  

Swamp


(1) Currey Flowage   (2) Upper Hay Creek Flowage  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Wood River Town, Wisconsin

54840 (pop. 4,494)


Cities Nearby Wood River Town, Wisconsin

Grantsburg Village, WI  (pop. 1,701) 5.2 Miles
Daniels Town, WI  (pop. 665) 5.3 Miles
Trade Lake Town, WI  (pop. 840) 5.5 Miles
West Sweden Town, WI  (pop. 733) 7.3 Miles
Grantsburg Town, WI  (pop. 1,078) 7.5 Miles
West Marshland Town, WI  (pop. 350) 7.8 Miles
Frederic Village, WI  (pop. 1,174) 9.1 Miles
Siren Village, WI  (pop. 813) 9.7 Miles
Anderson Town, WI  (pop. 392) 9.9 Miles
Siren Town, WI  (pop. 840) 10.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Wood River Town, Wisconsin

715



Elevation in Wood River Town, Wisconsin is 935.0 ft. (285.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Wood River Town, Wisconsin

Lat: 45.764938 N        Long: -92.579466 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 43   (9.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 6   (1.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 39   (8.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 33   (6.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 69   (14.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 30   (6.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 92   (19.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 38   (8.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 23   (4.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 11   (2.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 11   (2.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 6   (1.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 40   (8.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 35   (7.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 323

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 59

In 3-person carpool : 6

In 4-person carpool : 4

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 : 9

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 29


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Less than 5 minutes : 29

5 to 9 minutes : 35

10 to 14 minutes : 156

15 to 19 minutes : 68

20 to 24 minutes : 31

25 to 29 minutes : 10

30 to 34 minutes : 1

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 3

45 to 59 minutes : 35

60 to 89 minutes : 16

90 or more minutes : 19


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 133

No Social Security income : 241


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 103

No retirement income : 271


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 10

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 14

$25,000 to $29,999 : 17

$30,000 to $34,999 : 13

$35,000 to $39,999 : 16

$40,000 to $44,999 : 15

$45,000 to $49,999 : 19

$50,000 to $59,999 : 23

$60,000 to $74,999 : 55

$75,000 to $99,999 : 40

$100,000 to $124,999 : 17

$125,000 to $149,999 : 13

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $54,896


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Wood River Town, Wisconsin

  • NEW (1160 AM; 4.4 kW; Grandy, MN; Owner: Colleen R. Mckinney)
  • WCMP (1350 AM; 1.0 kW; Beroun, MN; Owner: Red Rock Radio Corp.)

FM Radio Stations Near Wood River Town, Wisconsin

  • WCMP-FM (100.9 FM; Brook Park, MN; Owner: Red Rock Radio Corp.)
  • WLMX-FM (104.9 FM; Turtle Lake, WI; Owner: Red Rock Radio Corp.)
  • WGVY (105.3 FM; Grandy, MN; Owner: Radio License Holding Iii, Llc)
  • WXCX (105.7 FM; Siren, WI; Owner: Red Rock Radio Corp.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Brook Park, MN; Owner: Minnesota Public Radio)
  • KMKL (90.3 FM; North Branch, MN; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Turtle Lake, WI; Owner: The I-c-n Company)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Brook Park, MN; Owner: De Mujer A Mujer International)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Brook Park, MN; Owner: Immanuel Baptist Church)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Brook Park, MN; Owner: Minnesota Public Radio)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Siren, WI; Owner: State Of Wisconsin - Educational Communications Board)
  • WLKX-FM (95.9 FM; East Bethel, MN; Owner: Lakes Broadcasting Co., Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Wood River Town, Wisconsin

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 73  (23.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 19  (6.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 35  (11.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (3.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 49  (16.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 68  (30.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 63  (28.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 65  (29.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 147 Farms In Wood River Town, Wisconsin


(updated 2008)



Banks In Wood River Town, Wisconsin

U.s. Bank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $384.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Community Bank Of Cameron - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Wood River Town, Wisconsin

  • L O Simenstad Municipal


    (about 31.9 miles in Osceola, Wisconsin; Airport Code: OEO)

  • Rice Lake Airport


    (about 45.9 miles in Canton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: RIE)

  • Moose Lake Carlton County


    (about 46.5 miles in Sturgeon Lake, Minnesota; Airport Code: MN2)

  • Hayward Municipal


    (about 57.4 miles in Hayward, Wisconsin; Airport Code: HYR)

  • Sawyer County


    (about 57.5 miles in Hayward, Wisconsin; Airport Code: HYR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Wood River Town, Wisconsin

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

73.74%

Carpooled

13.81%

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

4.28%

Other Means

0.78%

Worked At Home

7.39%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 252

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 19

Female householder, no husband present : 14

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 80

Householder not living alone : 9


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 14

Male householder and female partner : 10

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 4

All other households : 346


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 227

Renter-occupied housing units : 25

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 10

Renter-occupied housing units : 4

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 66

Renter-occupied housing units : 23


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 10

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16

$15,000 to $19,999 : 20

$20,000 to $24,999 : 32

$25,000 to $29,999 : 21

$30,000 to $34,999 : 20

$35,000 to $39,999 : 22

$40,000 to $44,999 : 18

$45,000 to $49,999 : 18

$50,000 to $59,999 : 34

$60,000 to $74,999 : 65

$75,000 to $99,999 : 48

$100,000 to $124,999 : 22

$125,000 to $149,999 : 13

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Total : 607


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Occupied : 374

Vacant : 233


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later : 9

Built 2000 to 2004 : 28

Built 1990 to 1999 : 91

Built 1980 to 1989 : 78

Built 1970 to 1979 : 106

Built 1960 to 1969 : 55

Built 1950 to 1959 : 66

Built 1940 to 1949 : 65

Built 1939 or earlier : 109


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Utility gas : 34

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 222

Electricity : 19

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 24

Coal or coke : 3

Wood : 69

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 3

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 3

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 8

$80,000 to $89,999 : 5

$90,000 to $99,999 : 7

$100,000 to $124,999 : 39

$125,000 to $149,999 : 36

$150,000 to $174,999 : 43

$175,000 to $199,999 : 17

$200,000 to $249,999 : 64

$250,000 to $299,999 : 23

$300,000 to $399,999 : 42

$400,000 to $499,999 : 15

$500,000 to $749,999 : 5

$750,000 to $999,999 : 3

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Wood River 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 : 8

Home equity loan only : 33

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 3

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 151

Housing units without a mortgage : 127


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Wood River Town, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $245,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $209,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $227,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $183,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $235,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $143,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $120,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $165,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Wood River Town, Wisconsin: 69.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Wisconsin: 64.4%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Wood River 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 13 13 $902,200
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 24 $1,404,000
  Total

14 37 $2,306,200
2000        
  Single Family 20 20 $1,585,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

20 20 $1,585,000
2001        
  Single Family 30 30 $2,358,473
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

30 30 $2,358,473
2002        
  Single Family 20 20 $1,465,000
  Two Family 3 6 $327,500
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

23 26 $1,792,500
2003        
  Single Family 28 28 $2,316,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

28 28 $2,316,000
2004        
  Single Family 7 7 $1,046,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $1,046,000
2005        
  Single Family 5 5 $460,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $460,500
2006        
  Single Family 3 3 $300,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $300,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Wood River Town, WI): $40,476
Median Household Income In 2000 (Wisconsin): $43,791


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wood River Town): $95,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wisconsin): $109,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wood River Town): $429
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wisconsin): $540


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Wood River Town, Wisconsin

Utility Gas: 5.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 56.4%
Electricity: 9.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 11.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 16.6%
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 Wood River Town, Wisconsin are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Wood River Town, Wisconsin

Chisago Co Public Health Dept


     Address: 6133 402nd Street, North Branch, Minnesota 55056
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 11/7/1966

Burnett Cty Dhhs


     Address: 7410 Cty Rd K No 280, Siren, Wisconsin 54872
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/12/1975

Polk Cty Home Care Prog


     Address: 100 Polk Cty Plaza Ste 180, Balsam Lake, Wisconsin 54810
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/1/1967

Sunrise Health Services Inc


     Address: 22350 Sunrise Road Ne, Stacy, Minnesota 55079
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/10/1998

Fairview Lakes Homecaring Hosp


     Address: 11725 Stinson Ave, Chisago City, Minnesota 55013
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 12/30/1985

Hospitals Close To Wood River Town, Wisconsin

Burnett Med Ctr


     Address: 257 W St George Ave, Grantsburg, Wisconsin 54840
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Croix Reg Med Ctr


     Address: 204 S Adams St, Saint Croix Falls, Wisconsin 54024
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Cambridge Medical Center


     Address: 701 South Dellwood, Cambridge, Minnesota 55008
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Fairview Lakes Health Services


     Address: 5200 Fairview Boulevard, Wyoming, Minnesota 55092
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Kanabec Hospital


     Address: 301 South Highway 65, Mora, Minnesota 55051
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Wood River Town, Wisconsin

Burnett Med Ctr


     Address: 257 W St George Ave, Grantsburg, Wisconsin 54840
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Golden Livingcenter - Rush City


     Address: 650 Bremer Avenue South, Rush City, Minnesota 55069
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 38
     Percent Occupied: 78%

The Villages Of North Branch


     Address: 5379 -383rd Street, North Branch, Minnesota 55056
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 64
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Frederic Nur Rehab Com


     Address: 205 United Way, Frederic, Wisconsin 54837
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 44
     Percent Occupied: 88%

United Pioneer Home


     Address: 210 Park Ave, Luck, Wisconsin 54853
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 96%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Wood River Town, Wisconsin

Name: Monticello
Address: 2807 West Highway 75; Monticello, MN 55362
Distance: 68 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Wood River Town, Wisconsin

    Retired Workers: 700
    Disabled Workers: 115
    Widowers Workers: 90
    Spouses Workers: 40
    Children Workers: 65


(updated 2007)



Burnett County, Wisconsin Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 48.27%
  • Bush & Cheney 50.89%
  • Other 0.85%



(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 Wood River Town, Wisconsin citizens.

Relocation to Burnett County, WI

6.39 % of Burnett County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $43,276

Wisconsin Average 6.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Polk County , WI 1.02 % ($34,750 AGI )
  • Ramsey County , MN 0.51 % ($38,031 AGI )
  • Hennepin County , MN 0.40 % ($62,880 AGI )

Relocation away from Burnett County, WI

6.70 % of Burnett 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 $29,581

Wisconsin Average 6.22 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Polk County , WI 1.15 % ($25,972 AGI )
  • Washburn County , WI 0.46 % ($29,414 AGI )
  • Barron County , WI 0.37 % ($26,174 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 Wood River Town, Wisconsin is based on over 50 years of data.















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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Wood River Town, Wisconsin directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Wood River Town, Wisconsin

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
Rape n/a 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 211 0 0 69 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
Robbery n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
Assault n/a 3 0 0 2 4 0 5 1 0 n/a n/a 2
    per 100,000 n/a 216 0 0 140 285 0 351 74 0 n/a n/a 152
Burglary n/a 7 7 5 11 13 13 6 3 5 n/a n/a 5
    per 100,000 n/a 504 499 352 771 927 900 422 222 361 n/a n/a 380
Larceny Theft n/a 15 21 21 23 7 24 30 42 44 n/a n/a 18
    per 100,000 n/a 1,080 1,498 1,480 1,612 499 1,661 2,108 3,102 3,179 n/a n/a 1,368
Vehicle Theft n/a 2 0 4 1 1 1 3 1 0 n/a n/a 2
    per 100,000 n/a 144 0 282 70 71 69 211 74 0 n/a n/a 152
Arson n/a 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 70 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a 6 7 8 9 5 10 10 12 12 n/a n/a 6
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a 3 4 4 5 3 5 6 6 6 n/a n/a 3


(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)



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