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Demographics Analysis

The people of Bayfield County, 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
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 5 years : 321

5 to 9 years : 396

10 to 14 years : 431

15 to 17 years : 339

18 and 19 years : 193

20 years : 12

21 years : 18

22 to 24 years : 430

25 to 29 years : 301

30 to 34 years : 259

35 to 39 years : 353

40 to 44 years : 568

45 to 49 years : 644

50 to 54 years : 720

55 to 59 years : 676

60 and 61 years : 284

62 to 64 years : 329

65 and 66 years : 188

67 to 69 years : 227

70 to 74 years : 367

75 to 79 years : 258

80 to 84 years : 139

85 years and over : 107

Female:

Under 5 years : 284

5 to 9 years : 359

10 to 14 years : 467

15 to 17 years : 296

18 and 19 years : 150

20 years : 22

21 years : 25

22 to 24 years : 361

25 to 29 years : 225

30 to 34 years : 286

35 to 39 years : 398

40 to 44 years : 513

45 to 49 years : 630

50 to 54 years : 710

55 to 59 years : 667

60 and 61 years : 294

62 to 64 years : 286

65 and 66 years : 174

67 to 69 years : 263

70 to 74 years : 365

75 to 79 years : 275

80 to 84 years : 146

85 years and over : 182


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 7,255

Multiple ancestry : 6,559

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 87

Ancestry not reported : 1,037


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 14,639

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 35

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 153

Not a U.S. citizen : 111


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Total:

Under 5 years : 605

5 to 17 years : 2,288

18 to 24 years : 1,211

25 to 34 years : 1,071

35 to 44 years : 1,832

45 to 54 years : 2,704

55 to 59 years : 1,343

60 and 61 years : 578

62 to 64 years : 615

65 to 74 years : 1,584

75 years and over : 1,107

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 484

5 to 17 years : 1,647

18 to 24 years : 736

25 to 34 years : 632

35 to 44 years : 1,118

45 to 54 years : 1,586

55 to 59 years : 789

60 and 61 years : 344

62 to 64 years : 337

65 to 74 years : 1,031

75 years and over : 658

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 116

5 to 17 years : 593

18 to 24 years : 464

25 to 34 years : 397

35 to 44 years : 682

45 to 54 years : 1,072

55 to 59 years : 541

60 and 61 years : 227

62 to 64 years : 277

65 to 74 years : 496

75 years and over : 412

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 6

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 23

55 to 59 years : 4

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 2

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 5

5 to 17 years : 42

18 to 24 years : 11

25 to 34 years : 42

35 to 44 years : 32

45 to 54 years : 23

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 1

65 to 74 years : 57

75 years and over : 35


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,767

Female : 4,595

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 2,637

Female : 2,640

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 29

Female : 6

Foreign born:

Male : 127

Female : 137


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence : 8,010

Born in other state in the United States : 4,890

Native: born outside the United States : 21

Foreign born : 209


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,835

Now married, except separated : 4,518

Divorced : 813

Separated : 44

Widowed : 468

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 850

Now married, except separated : 3,119

Divorced : 470

Separated : 56

Widowed : 247

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 6

Now married, except separated : 22

Divorced : 7

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 10

Now married, except separated : 182

Divorced : 3

Separated : 17

Widowed : 13


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 13,740

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 115

Speak English less than "very well" : 22

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 1

German:

Speak English "very well" : 52

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 1

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hmong:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 199

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hebrew:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 39


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Bayfield County, Wisconsin

  • German: 133   (18.3%)
  • Swedish: 77   (10.6%)
  • Norwegian: 75   (10.3%)
  • English: 60   (8.3%)
  • Polish: 60   (8.3%)
  • Irish: 57   (7.9%)
  • Croatian: 50   (6.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 30   (4.1%)
  • Finnish: 28   (3.9%)
  • Slovak: 25   (3.4%)
  • Scandinavian: 18   (2.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 17   (2.3%)
  • Hungarian: 14   (1.9%)
  • Danish: 12   (1.7%)
  • Czech: 11   (1.5%)
  • European: 7   (1.0%)
  • Portuguese: 6   (0.8%)
  • United States Or American: 6   (0.8%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 6   (0.8%)
  • Swiss: 5   (0.7%)
  • Arab: 5   (0.7%)
  • Other Groups: 5   (0.7%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.6%)
  • Scottish: 3   (0.4%)
  • Dutch: 3   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 3   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.3%)
  • Luxemburger: 2   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 2   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Bayfield County, Wisconsin is 14,938



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Bayfield County, Wisconsin: 7,560
Female Population in Bayfield County, Wisconsin: 7,378


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Bayfield County, Wisconsin: 46.3
Median Female Resident Age in Bayfield County, Wisconsin: 47.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Wisconsin is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Bayfield County, Wisconsin


White


Both sexes

51.5

Male

51.0

Female

52.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

16.5

Male

16.0

Female

17.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

30.6

Male

30.5

Female

30.6

Asian


Both sexes

26.5

Male

22.5

Female

27.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

56.5

Male

56.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

34.5

Male

34.5

Female

38.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

22.5

Male

22.5

Female

22.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.5

Male

19.8

Female

23.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

51.6

Male

51.1

Female

52.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Bayfield County, Wisconsin


  • White: 13,130
  • African American: 66
  • American Indian: 1,206
  • Asian: 66
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 46
  • Two or More Races: 424



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Bayfield County, Wisconsin

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 8   (4.4%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (1.1%)
  • 10th Grade: 2   (1.1%)
  • 11th Grade: 2   (1.1%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 5   (2.75%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 60   (32.97%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 6   (3.3%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 30   (16.48%)
  • Associate Degree: 11   (6.04%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 37   (20.33%)
  • Master's Degree: 12   (6.59%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (1.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 5   (2.75%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (4.07%)
  • 9th Grade: 3   (1.74%)
  • 10th Grade: 2   (1.16%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 4   (2.33%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 51   (29.65%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 10   (5.81%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 29   (16.86%)
  • Associate Degree: 9   (5.23%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 42   (24.42%)
  • Master's Degree: 9   (5.23%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (3.49%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Bayfield County, Wisconsin

  • Washburn


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 730, Washburn, WI 54891, Phone: (715) 373-6187, Students: 673 )

  • Drummond Area


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 40, Drummond, WI 54832, Phone: (715) 739-6669, Students: 519 )

  • Bayfield


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 5001, Bayfield, WI 54814, Phone: (715) 779-3201, Students: 456 )

  • South Shore


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 40, Port Wing, WI 54865, Phone: (715) 774-3500, Students: 201 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Bayfield County, Wisconsin

  • Washburn Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 730, Washburn, WI 54891, Phone: (715) 373-6199, Students: 275 )

  • Drummond Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 40, Drummond, WI 54832, Phone: (715) 739-6731, Students: 251 )

  • Bayfield Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Po Box 5001, Bayfield, WI 54814, Phone: (715) 779-3201, Students: 179 )

  • Iron River Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: Po Box 128, Iron River, WI 54847, Phone: (715) 372-4334, Students: 144 )

  • Dupont Middle


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: Po Box 730, Washburn, WI 54891, Phone: (715) 373-6188, Students: 121 )

  • Bayfield Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Po Box 5001, Bayfield, WI 54814, Phone: (715) 779-3201, Students: 108 )

  • South Shore Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 40, Port Wing, WI 54865, Phone: (715) 774-3500, Students: 94 )

  • Drummond Junior High


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: Po Box 40, Drummond, WI 54832, Phone: (715) 739-6231, Students: 89 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Bayfield County, Wisconsin

  • Washburn High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 730, Washburn, WI 54891, Phone: (715) 373-6188, Students: 277 )

  • Drummond High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 40, Drummond, WI 54832, Phone: (715) 739-6231, Students: 173 )

  • Bayfield High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 5001, Bayfield, WI 54814, Phone: (715) 779-3201, Students: 149 )

  • South Shore Jr/sr High


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 40, Port Wing, WI 54865, Phone: (715) 774-3500, Students: 107 )

  • Ascend Academy


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: Po Box 40, Drummond, WI 54832, Phone: (715) 739-6669, Students: 6 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Bayfield County, Wisconsin

  • Philadelphia Biblical University-wisconsin Wilderness


    ( < 2-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 39; Location: 6445 Krafts Point Road, Cable, WI 54821, Web: http://www.pbu.edu/programs/wwc )

Largest Schools (Private) In Bayfield County, Wisconsin

  • St Louis School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 713 Washington Avenue, Washburn, WI 54891, Phone: (715) 373-5322, Students: 51 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Bayfield County, Wisconsin

  • Bayfield Carnegie Public Library


    37 N. Broad St., Bayfield, WI 54814

  • Drummond Public Library


    14990 Superior St., Drummond, WI 54832

  • Evelyn Goldberg Briggs Memorial Library


    68235 S. Main St., Iron River, WI 54847

  • Forest Lodge Library


    13450 County Hwy M, Cable, WI 54821

  • Washburn Public Library


    307 Washington Ave., Washburn, WI 54891

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Bayfield County, Wisconsin


  • Apostle Islands Historic Preservation Conservancy


    Po Box 88, Bayfield, WI 54814

  • Bayfield Heritage Association Inc


    Po Box 137, Bayfield, WI 54814
    http://www.bayfield.org

  • Bayfield Maritime Museum Inc


    317 S Ninth St, Bayfield, WI 54814

  • Belanger Settlement Historical Society Inc


    26010 Star Rt Rd, Bayfield, WI 54814

  • Cable Namakagon Area Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 44, Cable, WI 54821

  • Cable Natural History Museum Inc


    13470 County Highway M, Cable, WI 54821

  • Cornucopia Historic Green Shed Museum


    Po Box 206, Cornucopia, WI 54827

  • Drummond Historical Museum


    14990 Superior St, Drummond, WI 54832

  • Drummond Historical Society


    Po Box 8, Drummond, WI 54832
    http://drummondwi.com

  • Iron River Historical Museum


    68245 S Main St, Iron River, WI 54847

  • Oulu Cultural & Heritage Center


    4890 Co Hwy B, Iron River, WI 54847

  • Port Wing Historical Society


    Po Box 28, Port Wing, WI 54865

  • Washburn Cultural Center


    1 E Bayfield St, Washburn, WI 54891
    http://www.washburnculturalcenter.org

  • Washburn Historical Museum Inc


    Po Box 725, Washburn, WI 54891

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Bayfield County, 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 Bayfield County, Wisconsin.

Area Features of Bayfield County, Wisconsin


Airport


(1) Bayfield County Airport   (2) Cable Union Airport   (3) Cornucopia Field Airport   (4) Eau Claire Lakes Airport   (5) Old Dairy Airport   (6) Petit Cache Airport   (7) Vietmeier Airport  

Area


(1) Moquah Natural Area  

Bar


(1) Bear Island Shoal   (2) Devils Island Shoal   (3) Eagle Island Shoals   (4) Marina Shoal   (5) York Island Shoals  

Bay


(1) Bark Bay   (2) Eagle Bay   (3) East Bay   (4) Frog Bay   (5) Janes Bay   (6) Justice Bay   (7) Lighthouse Bay   (8) Little Sand Bay   (9) Mawikwe Bay   (10) Michigan Bay   (11) Mumms Bay   (12) Pikes Bay   (13) Raspberry Bay   (14) Sand Bay   (15) Siskiwit Bay   (16) Vandeventer Bay   (17) West Bay  

Building


(1) Barnes Townhall   (2) Bayfield Carnegie Library   (3) Bayfield Community Ambulance Service   (4) Bayfield County Courthouse   (5) Bayfield Volunteer Fire Department   (6) Cable Volunteer Fire Department   (7) Cornucopia Volunteer Fire Department   (8) Drummond Fire And Rescue   (9) East Pier Light   (10) Grand View Volunteer Fire Department   (11) Great Divide Ambulance Service   (12) Herbster Volunteer Fire Department   (13) Iron River Ambulance Service   (14) Iron River Fire Department   (15) Keystone Townhall   (16) Mason Area Ambulance Service   (17) Mason Rural Fire Department   (18) Namakagon Volunteer Fire Department   (19) Namekagon Townhall   (20) Old Bayfield County Courthouse   (21) Orienta Townhall   (22) Port Wing Volunteer Fire Department   (23) Red Cliff Tribal Ambulance   (24) Red Cliff Tribal Fire Department   (25) South Shore Area Ambulance Service   (26) Tripp Townhall   (27) Washburn Area Ambulance Service   (28) Washburn Fire Department   (29) Washburn Public Library   (30) Washburn Townhall  

Cape


(1) Bark Point   (2) Bergundy Point   (3) Brule Point   (4) Eagle Point   (5) Houghton Point   (6) Juneks Point   (7) Missionary Point   (8) Picnic Point   (9) Point Detour   (10) Quarry Point   (11) Raspberry Point   (12) Roman Point   (13) Sand Point   (14) Squaw Point   (15) Swallow Point   (16) Van Tassells Point  

Cemetery


(1) Bell Cemetery   (2) Calvary Cemetery   (3) City Cemetery   (4) Evergreen Cemetery   (5) Greenwood Cemetery   (6) Herbster Cemetery   (7) Hillcrest Cemetery   (8) Hillside Cemetery   (9) Mason Cemetery   (10) Pike River Cemetery   (11) Pine Glade Cemetery   (12) Saint Anne Cemetery   (13) Saint Peters Cemetery   (14) Valley View Cemetery   (15) Woodlawn Cemetery  

Census


(1) Cable Census Designated Place   (2) Cornucopia Census Designated Place   (3) Drummond Census Designated Place   (4) Grand View Census Designated Place   (5) Herbster Census Designated Place   (6) Iron River Census Designated Place   (7) Port Wing Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Bayfield Presbyterian Church   (2) Bethany Church   (3) Bethesda Lutheran Church   (4) Christ Episcopal Church   (5) Faith Baptist Church   (6) Faith Church   (7) Holy Family Catholic Church   (8) Messiah Lutheran Church   (9) Moland Church   (10) Oulu Church   (11) Saint Anthony Church   (12) Saint Florian Church   (13) Saint Francis Catholic Church   (14) Saint Louis Catholic Church   (15) Saint Peters Church   (16) United Methodist Church Of Washburn   (17) Washburn Assembly Of God Church  

Civil


(1) Bayfield County   (2) City Of Bayfield   (3) City Of Washburn   (4) Red Cliff Reservation   (5) Town Of Barksdale   (6) Town Of Barnes   (7) Town Of Bayfield   (8) Town Of Bayview   (9) Town Of Bell   (10) Town Of Cable   (11) Town Of Clover   (12) Town Of Delta   (13) Town Of Drummond   (14) Town Of Grandview   (15) Town Of Iron River   (16) Town Of Kelly   (17) Town Of Keystone   (18) Town Of Lincoln   (19) Town Of Mason   (20) Town Of Namakagon   (21) Town Of Orienta   (22) Town Of Oulu   (23) Town Of Pilsen   (24) Town Of Port Wing   (25) Town Of Russell   (26) Town Of Spider Lake   (27) Town Of Tripp   (28) Town Of Washburn   (29) Village Of Mason  

Cliff


(1) Clay Banks  

Dam


(1) Black Brook E12 135 Dam   (2) Cisco Lake Dam   (3) Drummond Dam   (4) Drummond Lake 2wp1339 Dam   (5) Iron River Light And Power Company Wp182 Dam   (6) Johnson Springs 3wr211 Dam   (7) Lake Owen Dam   (8) Lynch Creek 5 G31 3 Dam   (9) Murrays 2wp1034 Dam   (10) Namekgon Wp320 Dam   (11) Orienta Dam   (12) Port Wing 2wp954 Dam  

Gut


(1) Sioux River Slough  

Harbor


(1) South Shore Marina   (2) Washburn Marina  

Hospital


(1) Pureair Sanitorium  

Island


(1) Anderson Island   (2) Bear Island   (3) Champaign Island   (4) Devils Island   (5) Eagle Island   (6) Paines Island   (7) Raspberry Island   (8) Sand Island   (9) York Island  

Lake


(1) Adeline Lake   (2) Anderson Lake   (3) Angus Lake   (4) Anodanta Lake   (5) Armstrong Lake   (6) Arrowhead Lake   (7) Atkins Lake   (8) Bailey Lake   (9) Balsam Pond   (10) Barnes Lake   (11) Bass Lake   (12) Basswood Lake   (13) Bear Lake   (14) Bear Pond   (15) Beaver Lake   (16) Bell Lake   (17) Bellevue Lake   (18) Bibon Lake   (19) Big Brook Lake   (20) Birch Lake   (21) Bismarck Lake   (22) Bladder Lake   (23) Bog Lake   (24) Boggy Pond   (25) Boos Lake   (26) Boris Lake   (27) Bradox Lake   (28) Broadax Lake   (29) Buck Lake   (30) Bufo Lake   (31) Bullhead Lake   (32) Buskey Bay   (33) Cabin Lake   (34) Cable Lake   (35) Camp Four Lake   (36) Camp Lake   (37) Camp Nine Lake   (38) Camp One Lake   (39) Camp Two Lake   (40) Canthook Lake   (41) Carson Pond   (42) Cat Lake   (43) Chelonia Lake   (44) Chip Lake   (45) Cisco Lake   (46) Claire Lake   (47) Clay Lake   (48) Club Lake   (49) Coburn Lake   (50) Connor Lake   (51) Cranberry Lake   (52) Crane Lake   (53) Crooked Lake   (54) Crystal Lake   (55) Dawn Lake   (56) Deep Lake   (57) Deer Lake   (58) Deer Lick Lake   (59) Devils Lake   (60) Diamond Lake   (61) Drummond Lake   (62) Dry Well Lake   (63) Duck Lake   (64) Eagle Lake   (65) East Davis Lake   (66) East Eightmile Lake   (67) Egg Lake   (68) Emerson Lake   (69) Esox Lake   (70) Evelyn Lake   (71) Everett Lake   (72) Filing Shed Lake   (73) Finger Lake   (74) Fire Lake   (75) Five Island Lake   (76) Flakefjord Lake   (77) Flynn Lake   (78) Frels Lake   (79) Friedbauer Lake   (80) Frog Lake   (81) Garden Lake   (82) Getsey Lake   (83) Ghost Lake   (84) Goodwin Lake   (85) Grant Lake   (86) Grass Lake   (87) Half Moon Lake   (88) Hammil Lake   (89) Happles Lake   (90) Hart Lake   (91) Hay Lake   (92) Heart Lake   (93) Henderson Lake   (94) Henry Lake   (95) Hicks Lake   (96) Hidden Lake   (97) Hildebrand Lake   (98) Hildur Lake   (99) Hobbs Lake   (100) Hoist Lake   (101) Hollibar Lake   (102) Holmes Lake   (103) Honey Lake   (104) Hope Lake   (105) Horseshoe Lake   (106) Hostrawser Lake   (107) Inch Lake   (108) Iron Lake   (109) Island Lake   (110) Jackman Lake   (111) Jackson Lake   (112) Jesse Lake   (113) Jo Ann Lake   (114) Johnson Lake   (115) Jones Lake   (116) Jorgenson Lake   (117) Kelly Lake   (118) Kern Lake   (119) Lake Bullhead   (120) Lake Delta   (121) Lake Dinner Camp   (122) Lake Half Moon   (123) Lake Holly   (124) Lake Horseshoe   (125) Lake Knotting   (126) Lake Lenawee   (127) Lake Lizzie   (128) Lake Louise   (129) Lake Millicent   (130) Lake Nokomis   (131) Lake Osborn   (132) Lake Ree   (133) Lake Ruth   (134) Lake Sixteen   (135) Lake Tahkodah   (136) Lake Two   (137) Lake Wilipyro   (138) Lamereau Lake   (139) Lee Lake   (140) Lemon Lake   (141) Lerche Lake   (142) Lester Lake   (143) Line Lake   (144) Little Bass Lake   (145) Little Hidden Lake   (146) Little Rosa Lake   (147) Little Siskiwit Lake   (148) Little Star Lake   (149) Long Lake   (150) Loon Lake   (151) Lost Lake   (152) Lund Lake   (153) Lynch Lake   (154) Marengo Lake   (155) Mccarry Lake   (156) Mcclaine Lake   (157) Mccloud Lake   (158) Mcginnis Lake   (159) Meadow Lake   (160) Mill Pond Lake   (161) Minor Lake   (162) Mirror Lake   (163) Moon Lake   (164) Moose Lake   (165) Motyka Lake   (166) Mountain Lake   (167) Muck Lake   (168) Mud Flat Lake   (169) Mud Lake   (170) Mullenhoff Lake   (171) Muskellunge Lake   (172) Mystery Lake   (173) Namagosh Lake   (174) Namekagon Lake   (175) Nancy Lake   (176) Nelson Lake   (177) Nestle Lake   (178) Northeast Lake   (179) Nymphia Lake   (180) Ole Lake   (181) Olson Lake   (182) Overby Lake   (183) Partridge Crop Lake   (184) Patsy Lake   (185) Perch Lake   (186) Perry Lake   (187) Peterson Lake   (188) Phantom Lake   (189) Physa Lake   (190) Picture Lake   (191) Pigeon Lake   (192) Pike Lake   (193) Pine Lake   (194) Planorbis Lake   (195) Pond Lake   (196) Porcupine Lake   (197) Porter Lakes   (198) Pot Lake   (199) Pre-emption Creek Pond   (200) Price Lake   (201) Rainbow Lake   (202) Rana Lake   (203) Reynard Lake   (204) Rib Lake   (205) Richardson Lake   (206) Robinson Lake   (207) Rock Lake   (208) Roger Lake   (209) Rosa Lake   (210) Ryberg Lake   (211) Sage Lake   (212) Samoset Lake   (213) Sand Lake   (214) Sawdust Lake   (215) Sawmill Lake   (216) Shunenberg Lake   (217) Siegal Lake   (218) Silver Lake   (219) Silver Sack Lake   (220) Simpson Lake   (221) Siskiwit Lake   (222) Smear Lake   (223) Smith Lake   (224) Southwest Lake   (225) Spider Lake   (226) Spirit Lake   (227) Spot Lake   (228) Spring Lake   (229) Spruce Lake   (230) Square Lake   (231) Star Lake   (232) Steckbaur Lake   (233) Steelhead Lake   (234) Stewart Lake   (235) Stratton Ponds   (236) Sugar Bush Lake   (237) Summit Lake   (238) Sunken Camp Lake   (239) Swede Lake   (240) Sweet Lake   (241) Tank Lake   (242) Tars Pond   (243) Taylor Lake   (244) Teacup Lake   (245) Three Lake   (246) Toothpick Lake   (247) Topside Lake   (248) Tower Lake   (249) Trail Lake   (250) Trapper Lake   (251) Travers Lake   (252) Trout Lake   (253) Tub Lake   (254) Turtle Lake   (255) Twin Bear Lake   (256) Twin Lake   (257) Twin Lakes   (258) Upper Eau Claire Lake   (259) Wabigon Lake   (260) Wanoka Lake   (261) Wentzel Lake   (262) West Davis Lake   (263) West Lake   (264) Wilderness Lake   (265) Wiley Lake   (266) Wilson Lake   (267) Wishbone Lake   (268) Wolf Lake  

Locale


(1) Apple Hill Orchard   (2) Bayfield State Fish Hatchery   (3) Bayview Campground   (4) Bearsdale Springs Red Pine Seed Production Area   (5) Betzold S Orchards   (6) Birch Grove Recreation Site   (7) Blue Vista Farm   (8) Brinks Guard Station   (9) Chippewa River Campground   (10) Cisco Lake Summer Homes   (11) Cranberry River State Fishery Area   (12) Dalrymple Campground   (13) Delta Civilian Conservation Corps Camp Historical   (14) Erickson Orchard   (15) Flag River State Fishery Area   (16) Highland Valley Orchard   (17) Hillcrest Orchard   (18) Ino Station   (19) Iron River National Fish Hatchery   (20) Lake Owen Outlet Picnic Area   (21) Lake Owen Picnic Area   (22) Lake Owen Summer Homes Group   (23) Long Lake Picnic Area   (24) Memorial Campground   (25) Mount Telemark Winter Sports Area   (26) Mount Valhalla Ski Area   (27) Old Chippewa Camp Ground   (28) Perch Lake Campground   (29) Rabideaux Orchard   (30) Siskiwit Massacre Historical Site Historical   (31) Smoky Hill Fire Tower   (32) Sunset Valley Orchard   (33) Superior View Farm   (34) Tahkodah Hills Golf Course   (35) Telemark Ski Area   (36) Torbick Orchard   (37) Two Lakes Campground   (38) University Of Wisconsin Field Station   (39) University Of Wisconsin Surveying Camp   (40) Valley View Orchard   (41) Wanoka Lake Recreation Site   (42) Weber Orchard   (43) Wikdal Memorial Boat Landing  

Park


(1) Balsam Creek Waterfowl Area   (2) Bark Bay Slough State Natural Area   (3) Bayfield Historic District   (4) Bibon Swamp State Natural Area   (5) Big Rock Wayside Park   (6) Flag River State Wildlife Area   (7) Lost Creek Bog State Natural Area   (8) Lynch Creek Number 5 Waterfowl Area   (9) Memorial Park   (10) Moquah Barrens State Natural Area   (11) Moquah Barrens Wildlife Area   (12) Namekagon Lake Recreation Area   (13) Oula Pioneer Memorial Park   (14) Port Wing Boreal Forest State Natural Area   (15) Sajdak Springs State Natural Area   (16) West End Park   (17) West End Picnic Area  

Populated Place


(1) Bark Point   (2) Bayfield   (3) Benoit   (4) Cable   (5) Cornucopia   (6) Delta   (7) Drummond   (8) Grand View   (9) Herbster   (10) Ino   (11) Iron River   (12) Lake Owen   (13) Lake Owen Historical   (14) Leonards   (15) Mason   (16) Moquah   (17) Namekagon   (18) Pike River   (19) Port Wing   (20) Pureair   (21) Radspur   (22) Red Cliff   (23) Salmo   (24) Sand Bay   (25) Sioux   (26) Sutherland   (27) Topside   (28) Washburn  

Post Office


(1) Bayfield Post Office  

Reserve


(1) Porcupine Lake Wilderness   (2) Rainbow Lake Wilderness  

Reservoir


(1) Balsam Creek Flowage   (2) Cisco Lake 0 41   (3) Drummond Lake 50   (4) Iron River Flowage 8 37   (5) Johnson Spring Flowage 1   (6) Lake Owen   (7) Lynch Creek Flowage   (8) Mill Pond Lake 45   (9) Namekagon 41 Reservoir   (10) Orienta Flowage 148   (11) Pike Lake Chain Of Lakes 13  

School


(1) Ascend Academy   (2) Barnes School Historical   (3) Bayfield Elementary School   (4) Bayfield High School   (5) Bayfield Middle School   (6) Drummond Elementary School   (7) Drummond High School   (8) Drummond Junior High School   (9) Hall School Historical   (10) Holy Family-saint Francis School   (11) Iron River Elementary School   (12) La Pointe Elementary School   (13) Maple Grove School Historical   (14) Oulu School   (15) Pease School Historical   (16) Philadelphia Biblical University - Wisconsin Wilderness   (17) Saint Louis School   (18) South Shore Elementary School   (19) South Shore Junior Senior High School   (20) Washburn Elementary School   (21) Washburn High School   (22) Washburn Middle School  

Spring


(1) Bearsdale Springs   (2) Eighteenmile Creek Springs   (3) Hyatt Spring   (4) Johnson Springs   (5) Shunenberg Springs  

Stream


(1) Bark River   (2) Bearsdale Creek   (3) Big Brook   (4) Birch Run   (5) Blaine Creek   (6) Bolen Creek   (7) Bono Creek   (8) Cap Creek   (9) Castle Creek   (10) Christy Creek   (11) Cranberry River   (12) Dahl Creek   (13) Dechamps Creek   (14) East Fork Cranberry River   (15) East Fork Flag River   (16) East Fork Ghost Creek   (17) East Fork Iron River   (18) East Fork White River   (19) Eighteenmile Creek   (20) Fish Creek   (21) Fivemile Creek   (22) Flag River   (23) Fourmile Creek   (24) Frog Creek   (25) Hall Creek   (26) Hanson Creek   (27) Hill Creek   (28) Iron River   (29) Jackson Creek   (30) Jader Creek   (31) Johnson Creek   (32) Kern Creek   (33) Kolin Creek   (34) Larson Creek   (35) Lenawee Creek   (36) Little Pine Creek   (37) Little Sioux River   (38) Little Spring Creek   (39) Long Lake Branch   (40) Lost Creek Number One   (41) Lost Creek Number Three   (42) Lost Creek Number Two   (43) Marengo River   (44) Middle Creek   (45) Mud Creek   (46) Mulligan Creek   (47) Muskeg Creek   (48) North Pikes Creek   (49) Onion River   (50) Otter Creek   (51) Pikes Creek   (52) Pine Creek   (53) Porcupine Creek   (54) Pre-emption Creek   (55) Racket Creek   (56) Ramstead Creek   (57) Raspberry River   (58) Red Cliff Creek   (59) Red Ike Creek   (60) Reefer Creek   (61) Resch Creek   (62) Sand River   (63) Saxine Creek   (64) Schacte Creek   (65) Schramm Creek   (66) Shunenberg Creek   (67) Sioux River   (68) Siskiwit River   (69) South Fork White River   (70) Spring Creek   (71) Squaw Creek   (72) Tars Creek   (73) Taylor Creek   (74) Thompson Creek   (75) Townsend Creek   (76) Twentymile Creek   (77) West Fork Cranberry River   (78) West Fork White River   (79) Wilson Creek  

Summit


(1) Mount Ashwabay   (2) Mount Telemark   (3) Mount Valhalla   (4) Smoky Hill  

Swamp


(1) Bibon Marsh   (2) Ino Swamp   (3) Sultz Swamp  

Tower


(1) Bayfield Lookout Tower   (2) Delta Lookout Tower   (3) Iron River Lookout Tower   (4) Lenawee Lookout Tower   (5) Long Mile Lookout Tower   (6) Moquah Lookout Tower   (7) Seeley Lookout Tower   (8) Washburn Lookout Tower   (9) Wegz-fm Washburn  

Trail


(1) North Country Trail   (2) Pigeon Lake Trail   (3) Rock Lake National Recreation Trail   (4) Virgin Pine Trail  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Bayfield County, Wisconsin

54891 (pop. 3,662) 54814 (pop. 2,448) 54847 (pop. 2,087)
54856 (pop. 1,464) 54821 (pop. 1,389) 54865 (pop. 525)
54832 (pop. 453) 54839 (pop. 301) 54827 (pop. 211)
54844 (pop. 195)    


Counties Nearby Bayfield County, Wisconsin

Ashland County, WI  (pop. 16,307) 26.4 Miles
Douglas County, WI  (pop. 43,930) 35.4 Miles
Sawyer County, WI  (pop. 16,909) 43.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Bayfield County, Wisconsin

715



Elevation in Bayfield County, Wisconsin is 1,079.0 ft. (329.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Bayfield County, Wisconsin

Lat: 46.535832 N        Long: -91.195307 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 8   (4.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 4   (2.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 12   (6.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 13   (6.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 22   (11.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 33   (17.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 34   (18.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 15   (7.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 20   (10.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 4   (2.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 10   (5.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 14   (7.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,958

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 613

In 3-person carpool : 83

In 4-person carpool : 30

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 3

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 7

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 7

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 23

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 6

Bicycle : 8

Walked : 370

Other means : 42

Worked at home : 535


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Less than 5 minutes : 560

5 to 9 minutes : 1,028

10 to 14 minutes : 699

15 to 19 minutes : 881

20 to 24 minutes : 926

25 to 29 minutes : 274

30 to 34 minutes : 580

35 to 39 minutes : 126

40 to 44 minutes : 175

45 to 59 minutes : 520

60 to 89 minutes : 287

90 or more minutes : 94


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

With Social Security income : 2,394

No Social Security income : 4,400


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

With retirement income : 1,567

No retirement income : 5,227


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 207

$10,000 to $14,999 : 185

$15,000 to $19,999 : 232

$20,000 to $24,999 : 225

$25,000 to $29,999 : 250

$30,000 to $34,999 : 372

$35,000 to $39,999 : 232

$40,000 to $44,999 : 285

$45,000 to $49,999 : 218

$50,000 to $59,999 : 432

$60,000 to $74,999 : 755

$75,000 to $99,999 : 696

$100,000 to $124,999 : 314

$125,000 to $149,999 : 146

$150,000 to $199,999 : 119

$200,000 or more : 76


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $53,914


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Bayfield County, Wisconsin

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 86  (57.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 0  (0.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 11  (7.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 12  (7.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 28  (18.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 52  (46.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 18  (16.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 29  (26.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Bayfield County, Wisconsin

Employed: 7,815
Unemployed: 530



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Bayfield County, Wisconsin

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 26.2%
  • Other: 73.8%



Water Usage In Bayfield County, Wisconsin

Ground Water

 
Fresh 3.26 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 3.26 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 6.16 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 6.16 Mgal/d





There are 470 Farms In Bayfield County, Wisconsin


(updated 2008)



Banks In Bayfield County, Wisconsin

State Bank Of Drummond - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $124.8k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

Chippewa Valley Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $800.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 13

Bremer Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 87

Security State Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $164.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 60

Northern State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $241.1k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 8

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Bayfield County, Wisconsin

  • John F Kennedy Memorial


    (about 13.2 miles in Ashland, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ASX)

  • Sawyer County


    (about 37.2 miles in Hayward, Wisconsin; Airport Code: HYR)

  • Hayward Municipal


    (about 37.3 miles in Hayward, Wisconsin; Airport Code: HYR)

  • Sky Harbor


    (about 42.3 miles in Duluth, Minnesota; Airport Code: JZJ)

  • Richard I Bong


    (about 44.0 miles in Duluth, Minnesota; Airport Code: SUW)

  • Gogebic-Iron County


    (about 50.6 miles in Bessemer, Michigan; Airport Code: IWD)

  • Duluth International


    (about 51.7 miles in Duluth, Minnesota; Airport Code: DLH)

  • Cloquet Carlton County


    (about 63.2 miles in Cloquet, Minnesota; Airport Code: JZK)

  • Price County


    (about 68.6 miles in Phillips, Wisconsin; Airport Code: WI2)

  • Moose Lake Carlton County


    (about 77.0 miles in Sturgeon Lake, Minnesota; Airport Code: MN2)

  • Rice Lake Airport


    (about 77.3 miles in Canton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: RIE)

  • Lakeland/Noble F. Lee Memorial Field


    (about 81.6 miles in Arbor Vitae, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ARV)

  • Eveleth Virginia Municipal


    (about 86.9 miles in Eveleth, Minnesota; Airport Code: EVM)

  • Ely Municipal


    (about 93.9 miles in Winton, Minnesota; Airport Code: LYU)

  • Chisholm/Hibbing


    (about 97.3 miles in Hibbing, Minnesota; Airport Code: HIB)

  • Range Regional


    (about 97.3 miles in Hibbing, Minnesota; Airport Code: HIB)

  • Kings Land O' Lakes


    (about 98.1 miles in Watersmeet, Michigan; Airport Code: LNL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Bayfield County, Wisconsin

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

52.71%

Carpooled

6.98%

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

13.57%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

26.74%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,803

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 296

Female householder, no husband present : 645

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,656

Householder not living alone : 394


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 37

Male householder and female partner : 245

Female householder and female partner : 14

Female householder and male partner : 171

All other households : 6,327


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,433

Renter-occupied housing units : 370

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 262

Renter-occupied housing units : 34

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 258

Renter-occupied housing units : 387

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,389

Renter-occupied housing units : 661


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 469

$10,000 to $14,999 : 467

$15,000 to $19,999 : 509

$20,000 to $24,999 : 419

$25,000 to $29,999 : 412

$30,000 to $34,999 : 413

$35,000 to $39,999 : 466

$40,000 to $44,999 : 353

$45,000 to $49,999 : 310

$50,000 to $59,999 : 573

$60,000 to $74,999 : 918

$75,000 to $99,999 : 756

$100,000 to $124,999 : 339

$125,000 to $149,999 : 160

$150,000 to $199,999 : 143

$200,000 or more : 87


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Total : 12,692


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Occupied : 6,794

Vacant : 5,898


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later : 199

Built 2000 to 2004 : 925

Built 1990 to 1999 : 2,094

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,545

Built 1970 to 1979 : 2,397

Built 1960 to 1969 : 1,286

Built 1950 to 1959 : 914

Built 1940 to 1949 : 908

Built 1939 or earlier : 2,424


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Utility gas : 1,828

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 2,686

Electricity : 676

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 469

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 1,089

Solar energy : 9

Other fuel : 30

No fuel used : 7


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 52

$10,000 to $14,999 : 20

$15,000 to $19,999 : 12

$20,000 to $24,999 : 30

$25,000 to $29,999 : 43

$30,000 to $34,999 : 42

$35,000 to $39,999 : 42

$40,000 to $49,999 : 111

$50,000 to $59,999 : 177

$60,000 to $69,999 : 260

$70,000 to $79,999 : 227

$80,000 to $89,999 : 174

$90,000 to $99,999 : 209

$100,000 to $124,999 : 576

$125,000 to $149,999 : 453

$150,000 to $174,999 : 662

$175,000 to $199,999 : 337

$200,000 to $249,999 : 624

$250,000 to $299,999 : 362

$300,000 to $399,999 : 380

$400,000 to $499,999 : 212

$500,000 to $749,999 : 219

$750,000 to $999,999 : 66

$1,000,000 or more : 52


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Bayfield County, 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 : 161

Home equity loan only : 502

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 29

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,289

Housing units without a mortgage : 2,361


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Bayfield County, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later : $159,100

Built 2000 to 2004 : $181,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $195,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $162,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $158,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $141,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $161,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $171,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $133,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Bayfield County, Wisconsin: 65.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Wisconsin: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Bayfield County, 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 2 2 $258,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $258,000
2000        
  Single Family 7 7 $727,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $727,600
2001        
  Single Family 10 10 $1,257,762
  Two Family 1 2 $125,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 12 $1,382,762
2002        
  Single Family 6 6 $676,051
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $676,051
2003        
  Single Family 8 8 $769,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $769,000
2004        
  Single Family 2 2 $104,000
  Two Family 1 2 $146,390
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 4 $250,390
2005        
  Single Family 183 183 $20,686,577
  Two Family 4 8 $550,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

187 191 $21,236,577
2006        
  Single Family 154 154 $20,885,942
  Two Family 1 2 $55,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

155 156 $20,940,942


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Bayfield County, WI): $42,778
Median Household Income In 2000 (Wisconsin): $43,791


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Bayfield County): $106,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wisconsin): $109,900


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Bayfield County, Wisconsin

Utility Gas: 4.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 36.2%
Electricity: 3.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 25.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 30.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Bayfield County, Wisconsin

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 38.1%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 47.62%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 5.56%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 8.73%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Bayfield County): $0
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wisconsin): $540
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Bayfield County): $528


(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 Bayfield County, Wisconsin are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Bayfield County, Wisconsin

Northern Lights Home Health & Community Svs


     Address: 706 Bratley Drive, Washburn, Wisconsin 54891
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 2/4/1969

Bay Area Hlth


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

Douglas County Home Health Care


     Address: 1316 N 14th St Ste 324, Superior, Wisconsin 54880
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/19/1977

The Dove Inc


     Address: 1416 Cumming Ave Ste 2b, Superior, Wisconsin 54880
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 7/17/1986

Sawyer Cty Health And Human Svcs


     Address: 10610 Main, Hayward, Wisconsin 54843
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 3/4/1969

Hospitals Close To Bayfield County, Wisconsin

Memorial Med Ctr


     Address: 1615 Maple Ln, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Hayward Area Mem Hsptl


     Address: 11040 N State Rd 77, Hayward, Wisconsin 54843
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Indianhead Med Ctr


     Address: 113 4th Ave Po Box 300, Shell Lake, Wisconsin 54871
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Spooner Health Sys


     Address: 819 Ash St, Spooner, Wisconsin 54801
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Grand View Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Bayfield County, Wisconsin

Northern Lights Hcc


     Address: 706 Bratley Dr, Washburn, Wisconsin 54891
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 69
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Golden Livingcenter-court Manor


     Address: 911 3rd St West, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Ashland Hlth Rehab Ctr


     Address: 1319 Beaser Ave, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 54%

St Francis In The Park Hlth Rehab


     Address: 1800 New York Ave, Superior, Wisconsin 54880
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Middle River Hcc


     Address: 8274 E San Rd, South Range, Wisconsin 54874
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 89%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Bayfield County, Wisconsin

Name: Monticello
Address: 2807 West Highway 75; Monticello, MN 55362
Distance: 152 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Bayfield County, Wisconsin

    Retired Workers: 2,555
    Disabled Workers: 430
    Widowers Workers: 320
    Spouses Workers: 195
    Children Workers: 200


(updated 2007)



Bayfield County, Wisconsin Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 60.26%
  • Bush & Cheney 38.71%
  • Other 1.03%



(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 Bayfield County, Wisconsin citizens.

Relocation to Bayfield County, WI

5.89 % of Bayfield County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $49,720

Wisconsin Average 6.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Ashland County , WI 1.04 % ($38,048 AGI )
  • Douglas County , WI 0.42 % ($54,120 AGI )
  • Hennepin County , MN 0.20 % ($72,917 AGI )
  • Dane County , WI 0.20 % ($124,583 AGI )
  • St Louis County , MN 0.17 % ($41,000 AGI )
  • Sawyer County , WI 0.17 % ($21,800 AGI )

Relocation away from Bayfield County, WI

5.94 % of Bayfield 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 $30,590

Wisconsin Average 6.22 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Ashland County , WI 1.22 % ($23,356 AGI )
  • Douglas County , WI 0.73 % ($33,545 AGI )
  • St Louis County , MN 0.30 % ($26,556 AGI )
  • Sawyer County , WI 0.20 % ($24,833 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 Bayfield County, Wisconsin is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Bayfield County, Wisconsin


On 08/13/1988, a tornado touched down 8.41 miles from the center of Bayfield County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 07/03/1983, a tornado touched down 8.63 miles from the center of Bayfield County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50 to $500.

On 04/27/1984, a tornado touched down 8.69 miles from the center of Bayfield County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 07/03/1983, a tornado touched down 15.29 miles from the center of Bayfield County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50 to $500.

On 07/03/1983, a tornado touched down 18.83 miles from the center of Bayfield County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 2 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.



Storms In Bayfield County, Wisconsin

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
07/14/1999, 08:00 pm 0 0 $500K --
07/05/1999, 08:20 am 0 0 $500K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/05/1999, 03:30 pm 1 0 -- --
07/13/1995, 06:50 am 0 1 $8K --
         



Tornados In Bayfield County, Wisconsin

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1998-08-23 -- 25 -- 0 0 $29K --
  1988-08-13 -- 50 1 0 0 $250K --
  1984-04-27 -- 3 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1983-07-03 3 57 1 0 2 $250K --
  1983-07-03 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1979-09-08 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1968-06-29 28 300 2 0 2 $250K --





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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 Bayfield County, Wisconsin directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Wisconsin

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
17,169 17,887 19,629 20,199 20,611 21,324 22,106 22,381 22,803 23,165


(updated 2014)



Jails in Bayfield County, Wisconsin


  • Bayfield County Jail


    117 East 6th Street, Washburn, WI 54891
    Capacity: 72
    Confined: 47
    Avg. Population: 35
    Year Built: 2004
    Year Renovated: 2004


(updated 2006)



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