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Demographics Analysis

The people of Forest 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
(Forest County, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 5 years : 263

5 to 9 years : 245

10 to 14 years : 308

15 to 17 years : 283

18 and 19 years : 203

20 years : 63

21 years : 101

22 to 24 years : 177

25 to 29 years : 238

30 to 34 years : 214

35 to 39 years : 204

40 to 44 years : 348

45 to 49 years : 373

50 to 54 years : 344

55 to 59 years : 302

60 and 61 years : 108

62 to 64 years : 219

65 and 66 years : 113

67 to 69 years : 164

70 to 74 years : 290

75 to 79 years : 182

80 to 84 years : 141

85 years and over : 60

Female:

Under 5 years : 230

5 to 9 years : 239

10 to 14 years : 331

15 to 17 years : 186

18 and 19 years : 128

20 years : 29

21 years : 57

22 to 24 years : 170

25 to 29 years : 214

30 to 34 years : 207

35 to 39 years : 275

40 to 44 years : 322

45 to 49 years : 355

50 to 54 years : 354

55 to 59 years : 309

60 and 61 years : 139

62 to 64 years : 190

65 and 66 years : 123

67 to 69 years : 183

70 to 74 years : 252

75 to 79 years : 244

80 to 84 years : 119

85 years and over : 165


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Forest County, Wisconsin)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 5,341

Multiple ancestry : 3,126

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 105

Ancestry not reported : 1,192


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 9,675

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 4

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 10

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 50

Not a U.S. citizen : 25


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Forest County, Wisconsin)

Total:

Under 5 years : 493

5 to 17 years : 1,592

18 to 24 years : 928

25 to 34 years : 873

35 to 44 years : 1,149

45 to 54 years : 1,426

55 to 59 years : 611

60 and 61 years : 247

62 to 64 years : 409

65 to 74 years : 1,125

75 years and over : 911

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 447

5 to 17 years : 1,393

18 to 24 years : 662

25 to 34 years : 765

35 to 44 years : 901

45 to 54 years : 1,208

55 to 59 years : 527

60 and 61 years : 194

62 to 64 years : 355

65 to 74 years : 929

75 years and over : 728

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 37

5 to 17 years : 195

18 to 24 years : 249

25 to 34 years : 105

35 to 44 years : 247

45 to 54 years : 193

55 to 59 years : 84

60 and 61 years : 53

62 to 64 years : 54

65 to 74 years : 173

75 years and over : 176

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 17 years : 4

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 1

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 17

25 to 34 years : 3

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 25

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 23

75 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Forest County, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,044

Female : 4,065

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 853

Female : 713

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 13

Female : 1

Foreign born:

Male : 33

Female : 42


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Forest County, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence : 6,826

Born in other state in the United States : 1,285

Native: born outside the United States : 14

Foreign born : 61


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,427

Now married, except separated : 3,670

Divorced : 857

Separated : 140

Widowed : 532

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 438

Now married, except separated : 650

Divorced : 165

Separated : 42

Widowed : 151

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 1

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 17

Now married, except separated : 36

Divorced : 15

Separated : 0

Widowed : 7


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 8,838

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 93

Speak English less than "very well" : 17

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

German:

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 30

Speak English less than "very well" : 12

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 1

Laotian:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Navajo:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 181

Speak English less than "very well" : 4


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Forest County, Wisconsin

  • German: 42   (36.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 15   (13.0%)
  • Polish: 12   (10.4%)
  • Irish: 9   (7.8%)
  • English: 9   (7.8%)
  • Other Groups: 9   (7.8%)
  • United States Or American: 8   (7.0%)
  • Lithuanian: 4   (3.5%)
  • Czech: 2   (1.7%)
  • Swiss: 2   (1.7%)
  • Norwegian: 2   (1.7%)
  • French Canadian: 1   (0.9%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Forest County, Wisconsin is 9,764



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Forest County, Wisconsin: 4,943
Female Population in Forest County, Wisconsin: 4,821


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Forest County, Wisconsin: 42.0
Median Female Resident Age in Forest County, Wisconsin: 45.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Wisconsin is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Forest County, Wisconsin


White


Both sexes

48.0

Male

47.5

Female

48.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

20.1

Male

20.5

Female

18.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

24.6

Male

22.6

Female

26.9

Asian


Both sexes

44.5

Male

40.5

Female

44.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

34.5

Male

30.5

Female

40.5

Other


Both sexes

21.0

Male

19.5

Female

30.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.5

Male

18.1

Female

15.9

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.5

Male

19.8

Female

19.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.2

Male

47.7

Female

48.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Forest County, Wisconsin


  • White: 8,186
  • African American: 162
  • American Indian: 1,140
  • Asian: 44
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 8
  • Some Other Race: 33
  • Two or More Races: 191



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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 4   (9.52%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (4.76%)
  • 10th Grade: 2   (4.76%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 7   (16.67%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 21   (50%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2   (4.76%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Associate Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 4   (9.52%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • 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: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 4   (11.43%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2   (5.71%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 19   (54.29%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2   (5.71%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2   (5.71%)
  • Associate Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 6   (17.14%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Forest County, Wisconsin

  • Crandon


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 9750 Us Highway 8 W, Crandon, WI 54520, Phone: (715) 478-3339, Students: 964 )

  • Wabeno Area


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 460, Wabeno, WI 54566, Phone: (715) 473-2592, Students: 603 )

  • Laona


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 100, Laona, WI 54541, Phone: (715) 674-2143, Students: 288 )

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

  • Crandon Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 9750 Us Highway 8 W, Crandon, WI 54520, Phone: (715) 478-3723, Students: 428 )

  • Wabeno Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 460, Wabeno, WI 54566, Phone: (715) 473-3633, Students: 284 )

  • Crandon Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 9750 Us Highway 8 W, Crandon, WI 54520, Phone: (715) 478-3713, Students: 239 )

  • Robinson Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 100, Laona, WI 54541, Phone: (715) 674-3801, Students: 166 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Forest County, Wisconsin

  • Wabeno High


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 460, Wabeno, WI 54566, Phone: (715) 473-5122, Students: 319 )

  • Crandon High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 9750 Us Highway 8 W, Crandon, WI 54520, Phone: (715) 478-3583, Students: 260 )

  • Laona High


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 100, Laona, WI 54541, Phone: (715) 674-3801, Students: 122 )

  • Crandon Alternative Res Sch


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 9750 Us Highway 8 W, Crandon, WI 54520, Phone: (715) 478-3713, Students: 37 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Forest County, Wisconsin

  • New Hope Christian School


    ( Grades: 5-12, Location: 601 N Summit Drive, Crandon, WI 54520, Phone: (715) 478-2730, Students: 14 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Forest County, Wisconsin

  • Crandon Public Library


    110 W. Polk St., Crandon, WI 54520

  • Edith Evans Community Library


    5216 Forest Ave., Laona, WI 54541

  • Wabeno Public Library


    4556 N. Branch St., Wabeno, WI 54566

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Forest County, Wisconsin


  • Camp Five Museum


    5105 E Silver Lake Rd, Laona, WI 54541

  • Camp Five Museum Foundation Inc


    Po Box 5, Laona, WI 54541

  • Forest County Historical & Geneological Society


    Po Box 432, Crandon, WI 54520

  • Forest County Historical And Genealogical Society Museum


    105 W Jackson St, Crandon, WI 54520

  • Hunting And Fishing Museum Of Pennsylvania


    Po Box 138, Tionesta, PA 16353

  • The Forest County Historical Society


    Po Box 546, Tionesta, PA 16353

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Forest County, Wisconsin


Airport


(1) Crandon Steve Conway Municipal Airport   (2) Heritage Acres Airport   (3) Island View Airport  

Building


(1) Argonne Fire Department   (2) Crandon Area Rescue Squad   (3) Crandon City Hall   (4) Crandon Fire Department   (5) Crandon Townhall   (6) Forest County Courthouse   (7) Freedom Townhall   (8) Hiles Volunteer Fire Department Station A   (9) Indian Community Hall Historical   (10) Laona District Ranger Station   (11) Laona Fire Department   (12) Laona Rescue Squad   (13) Newald Volunteer Fire Department   (14) Wabeno - Soperton Volunteer Fire Department And United Area Rescue Squad  

Cemetery


(1) Argonne Cemetery   (2) Crandon Cemetery   (3) Forest Hill Cemetery   (4) Forest Home Cemetery   (5) Hiles Cemetery   (6) Lakeside Cemetery   (7) Lakeview Cemetery   (8) Laona Cemetery   (9) Nashville Cemetery   (10) Pine Hill Cemetery   (11) Roseland Cemetery   (12) Saint Ambrose Cemetery   (13) Saint Marys Cemetery   (14) Trinity Cemetery  

Census


(1) Argonne Census Designated Place   (2) Laona Census Designated Place   (3) Mole Lake Census Designated Place   (4) Newald Census Designated Place   (5) Wabeno Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Church Of God   (2) Lakeland Baptist Church   (3) Praise Chapel   (4) Saint Josephs Catholic Church   (5) Saint Lukes United Methodist Church   (6) Saint Pauls Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Crandon   (2) Forest County   (3) Forest County Potawatomi Community   (4) Potawatomi Indian Reservation Historical   (5) Sokaogon Chippewa Community   (6) Town Of Argonne   (7) Town Of Armstrong Creek   (8) Town Of Blackwell   (9) Town Of Caswell   (10) Town Of Crandon   (11) Town Of Freedom   (12) Town Of Laona   (13) Town Of Lincoln   (14) Town Of Nashville   (15) Town Of Ross   (16) Town Of Wabeno  

Dam


(1) Connor Forest Industries 1897c211 Dam   (2) Deer Lake D12 198 Dam   (3) Forster Muller Lumber Company 1891c238 Dam   (4) Little Rice Lake 2wp209 Dam  

Hospital


(1) Rhinelander Medical Center-crandon Office  

Lake


(1) Atkins Lake   (2) Bass Lake   (3) Bear Lake   (4) Big Cub Lake   (5) Birch Lake   (6) Bishop Lake   (7) Bluegill Lake   (8) Bobs Lake   (9) Bogbrook Lake   (10) Bradley Lake   (11) Bug Lake   (12) Camp One Springs   (13) Camp Three Lake   (14) Cavour Pond   (15) Clark Lake   (16) Clear Lake   (17) Cook Lake   (18) Crawford Lake   (19) Curve Lake   (20) Dawson Lake   (21) Deep Hole Lake   (22) Deep Lake   (23) Deer Lake   (24) Deer Lake Flowage   (25) Devils Lake   (26) Duck Lake   (27) Eds Lake   (28) Eugene Lake   (29) Evergreen Lake   (30) Finnerty Lake   (31) Gem Lake   (32) Ground Hemlock Lake   (33) Ham Lake   (34) Hardwood Lake   (35) Hiles Millpond   (36) Himley Lake   (37) Horseshoe Lake   (38) Indian Lake   (39) Jungle Lake   (40) Kazmier Lake   (41) Kimberly Lake   (42) Kohlhoff Lake   (43) Lake Gordon   (44) Lake Laura   (45) Lake Lucerne   (46) Lake Nona   (47) Langer Lake   (48) Lily Lake   (49) Little Birch Lake   (50) Little Cub Lake   (51) Little Long Lake   (52) Little Marshall Lake   (53) Little Pine Lake   (54) Little Popple Lake   (55) Little Riley Lake   (56) Little Sand Lake   (57) Little Star Lake   (58) Little Van Zile Lake   (59) Logger Lake   (60) Lost Lake   (61) Ludington Lake   (62) Marsh Number Ten   (63) Marshall Lake   (64) Mayflower Lake   (65) Midget Lake   (66) Mole Lake   (67) Mud Lake   (68) Mud Lake Number One   (69) Mud Lake Number Two   (70) Nelligan Pond   (71) Oak Lake   (72) Otter Lake   (73) Peanut Lake   (74) Peshtigo Lake   (75) Piledriver Lake   (76) Pine Lake   (77) Popple Lake   (78) Purdy Lake   (79) Range Line Lake   (80) Rat Lake   (81) Revolver Lake   (82) Rice Lake   (83) Richardson Lake   (84) Riley Lake   (85) Roberts Lake   (86) Rogers Lake   (87) Ross Lake   (88) Round Lake   (89) Roxy Lake   (90) Saint Johns Lake   (91) Scattered Rice Lake   (92) Seal Lake   (93) Shabodock Lake   (94) Shiner Lake   (95) Shoe Lake   (96) Silver Lake   (97) Skunk Lake   (98) Spring Lake   (99) Spring Pond   (100) Surprise Lake   (101) Tee Lake   (102) Torpee Springs   (103) Trump Lake   (104) Turtle Lake   (105) Valley Lake   (106) Van Zile Lake   (107) Wabikon Lake   (108) Walsh Lake   (109) Whiteye Lake   (110) Windfall Lake   (111) Woods Lake   (112) Wyman Lake   (113) Zarling Lake  

Locale


(1) Bear Lake Campground   (2) Big Joe Campground   (3) Blackwell Job Corps Center   (4) Burnt Bridge Campground   (5) Camp Ten   (6) Freedom Corners   (7) Giant Pine Grove Point Of Interest   (8) Headwaters Of Wolf River Point Of Interest   (9) Laura-gordon Lakes Campground   (10) Moore And Montambo Spur Historical   (11) Peterson Spur Historical   (12) Pig Snout Siding   (13) Pine Lake Campground   (14) Pine River Campground   (15) Richardson Lake Campground   (16) Sherman Corners   (17) Silver Lake Golf Course   (18) Spur Number 250 Historical   (19) Town Of Laona Beach And Public Picnic Area   (20) Town Park Recreation Site   (21) Yellow Birch Landing Historical  

Park


(1) Argonne Experimental Forest   (2) Atkins Lake State Natural Area   (3) Bog Brook State Wildlife Area   (4) Forest County Fairground   (5) Little Rice State Wildlife Area   (6) Veteran Memorial Park  

Populated Place


(1) Argonne   (2) Armstrong Creek   (3) Atkins   (4) Blackwell   (5) Blackwell Junction   (6) Bonneval   (7) Carter   (8) Cavour   (9) Crandon   (10) Hiles   (11) Keith Historical   (12) Laona   (13) Laona Junction   (14) Mole Lake   (15) Nashville   (16) Newald   (17) Padus   (18) Soperton   (19) Wabeno   (20) Wisconsin Junction   (21) Woodlawn  

Reservoir


(1) Coyote Creek Impoundment   (2) Deer Lake Outlet Flowage   (3) Little Rice Lake   (4) Little Rice Lake 45   (5) Metonga Lake   (6) Scattered Rice Lake 38   (7) Wildcat Creek Impoundment  

School


(1) Crandon Alternative Resource School   (2) Crandon Elementary School   (3) Crandon High School   (4) Crandon Middle School   (5) Engleking School Historical   (6) Kokoma School Historical   (7) Laona High School   (8) Metonga School Historical   (9) New Hope Christian School   (10) Range School Historical   (11) Robinson Elementary School   (12) Rummel School Historical   (13) Sherman School Historical   (14) Siding Number 1 School Historical   (15) Siding Number 2 School Historical   (16) South School Historical   (17) Spur Number 236 Historical   (18) Wabeno Elementary School   (19) Wabeno High School   (20) Windfall School Historical   (21) Wolf River School Historical  

Spring


(1) Indian Springs   (2) Johnson Spring   (3) Johnson Springs   (4) Otter Springs  

Stream


(1) Armstrong Creek   (2) Bear Creek   (3) Bills Creek   (4) Bobs Creek   (5) Camp Eight Creek   (6) Camp Twenty Creek   (7) Catwillow Creek   (8) Colburn Creek   (9) Coldwater Creek   (10) Copper Creek   (11) Drake Creek   (12) Flanners Creek   (13) Gliske Creek   (14) Gruman Creek   (15) Halley Creek   (16) Hanson Creek   (17) Haymeadow Creek   (18) Hemlock Creek   (19) Honey Creek   (20) Indian Creek   (21) Indian River   (22) Johnson Creek   (23) Kersten Creek   (24) Kimball Creek   (25) Kokots Creek   (26) Kufner Creek   (27) Logan Creek   (28) Marsh Number 10 Creek   (29) Martin Creek   (30) Mexico Creek   (31) Michigan Creek   (32) Middle Branch Peshtigo River   (33) Mud Creek   (34) North Branch Peshtigo River   (35) North Branch Popple River   (36) Otter Creek   (37) Outlet Creek   (38) Pemma Creek   (39) Piledriver Creek   (40) Pine Creek   (41) Range Line Creek   (42) Rat Creek   (43) Raymond Creek   (44) Richardson Creek   (45) Rock Creek   (46) Round Creek   (47) Shabodock Creek   (48) Shawano Creek   (49) Sixtytwo Creek   (50) South Branch Peshtigo River   (51) Spencer Creek   (52) Stoney Creek   (53) Sucker Creek   (54) Swan Creek   (55) Swanson Creek   (56) Torpee Creek   (57) West Branch Armstrong Creek   (58) West Branch Peshtigo River   (59) Whiting Creek   (60) Wildcat Creek  

Summit


(1) East Hill   (2) Sugarbush Hill   (3) West Hill  

Swamp


(1) Ccc Pond   (2) Harter Marsh   (3) Island Swamp  

Tower


(1) Carter Lookout Tower   (2) Consolidated Lookout Tower   (3) Hiles Lookout Tower   (4) Laona Lookout Tower   (5) Newald Lookout Tower   (6) Padus Lookout Tower   (7) Rat Lake Permanent Lookout Station   (8) Wolf River Lookout Tower  

Trail


(1) Dendro Eco Trail   (2) Eds Lake Trail System  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Forest County, Wisconsin

54520 (pop. 4,091) 54541 (pop. 1,683) 54566 (pop. 1,648)
54511 (pop. 1,499) 54103 (pop. 537)  


Counties Nearby Forest County, Wisconsin

Florence County, WI  (pop. 4,721) 25.5 Miles
Langlade County, WI  (pop. 19,723) 29.6 Miles
Oneida County, WI  (pop. 35,742) 36.2 Miles
Marinette County, WI  (pop. 41,555) 45.2 Miles
Menominee County, WI  (pop. 4,537) 46.5 Miles
Vilas County, WI  (pop. 21,347) 46.8 Miles
Oconto County, WI  (pop. 37,449) 47.3 Miles
Lincoln County, WI  (pop. 28,556) 47.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Forest County, Wisconsin

715



Elevation in Forest County, Wisconsin is 1,549.0 ft. (472.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Forest County, Wisconsin

Lat: 45.604373 N        Long: -88.770485 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 8   (15.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 2   (3.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 6   (11.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 11   (21.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 4   (7.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 11   (21.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 1   (2.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 2   (3.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 4   (7.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 2   (3.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Forest County, Wisconsin)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,129

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 325

In 3-person carpool : 56

In 4-person carpool : 11

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 5

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 27

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 14

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 : 121

Other means : 25

Worked at home : 174


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Forest County, Wisconsin)

Less than 5 minutes : 347

5 to 9 minutes : 754

10 to 14 minutes : 681

15 to 19 minutes : 468

20 to 24 minutes : 350

25 to 29 minutes : 153

30 to 34 minutes : 354

35 to 39 minutes : 86

40 to 44 minutes : 111

45 to 59 minutes : 155

60 to 89 minutes : 141

90 or more minutes : 113


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,679

No Social Security income : 2,625


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 872

No retirement income : 3,432


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Forest County, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 246

$10,000 to $14,999 : 89

$15,000 to $19,999 : 165

$20,000 to $24,999 : 219

$25,000 to $29,999 : 161

$30,000 to $34,999 : 171

$35,000 to $39,999 : 262

$40,000 to $44,999 : 164

$45,000 to $49,999 : 157

$50,000 to $59,999 : 277

$60,000 to $74,999 : 325

$75,000 to $99,999 : 295

$100,000 to $124,999 : 105

$125,000 to $149,999 : 91

$150,000 to $199,999 : 56

$200,000 or more : 24


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $42,958


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Forest County, Wisconsin

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 13  (40.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 4  (12.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2  (6.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (6.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (21.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 10  (40.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 10  (40.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 3  (12.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Forest County, Wisconsin

Employed: 4,702
Unemployed: 334



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Forest 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: 9.3%
  • 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: 28.5%
  • Other: 62.2%



Water Usage In Forest County, Wisconsin

Ground Water

 
Fresh 1.31 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1.31 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 300 Farms In Forest County, Wisconsin


(updated 2008)



Banks In Forest County, Wisconsin

Laona State Bank - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $797.6k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 7

Associated Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Forest County, Wisconsin

  • Eagle River Union


    (about 33.0 miles in Eagle River, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EGV)

  • Rhinelander/Oneida County


    (about 33.3 miles in Monico, Wisconsin; Airport Code: RHI)

  • Ford


    (about 34.9 miles in Iron Mountain, Michigan; Airport Code: IMT)

  • Kings Land O' Lakes


    (about 43.4 miles in Watersmeet, Michigan; Airport Code: LNL)

  • Lakeland/Noble F. Lee Memorial Field


    (about 51.4 miles in Arbor Vitae, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ARV)

  • Wausau Downtown


    (about 62.7 miles in Wausau, Wisconsin; Airport Code: AUW)

  • Menominee-Marinette Twin County


    (about 64.1 miles in Marinette, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MNM)

  • Menominee County


    (about 64.4 miles in Marinette, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MNM)

  • Clintonville Municipal


    (about 68.5 miles in Clintonville, Wisconsin; Airport Code: CLI)

  • Central Wisconsin


    (about 71.4 miles in Mosinee, Wisconsin; Airport Code: CWA)

  • Price County


    (about 79.1 miles in Phillips, Wisconsin; Airport Code: WI2)

  • Delta County


    (about 81.7 miles in Wells, Michigan; Airport Code: ESC)

  • Stevens Point Municipal


    (about 82.0 miles in Stevens Point, Wisconsin; Airport Code: STE)

  • Taylor County


    (about 82.1 miles in Stetsonville, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MDF)

  • Austin Straubel International


    (about 83.2 miles in Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin; Airport Code: GRB)

  • Ephraim Gibralter Creek


    (about 83.4 miles in Fish Creek, Wisconsin; Airport Code: WI3)

  • Marquette County


    (about 83.9 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: MQT)

  • Sawyer International


    (about 83.9 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: MQT)

  • K. I. Sawyer AFB


    (about 83.9 miles in Gwinn, Michigan; Airport Code: SAW)

  • Door County Cherryland


    (about 84.1 miles in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin; Airport Code: SUE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Forest County, Wisconsin

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

59.65%

Carpooled

15.79%

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

10.53%

Other Means

3.51%

Worked At Home

10.53%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,090

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 243

Female householder, no husband present : 474

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,209

Householder not living alone : 288


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 4

Male householder and female partner : 214

Female householder and female partner : 11

Female householder and male partner : 119

All other households : 3,956


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Forest County, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,851

Renter-occupied housing units : 239

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 210

Renter-occupied housing units : 33

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 206

Renter-occupied housing units : 268

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 936

Renter-occupied housing units : 561


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Forest County, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 446

$10,000 to $14,999 : 337

$15,000 to $19,999 : 347

$20,000 to $24,999 : 390

$25,000 to $29,999 : 278

$30,000 to $34,999 : 244

$35,000 to $39,999 : 337

$40,000 to $44,999 : 249

$45,000 to $49,999 : 216

$50,000 to $59,999 : 353

$60,000 to $74,999 : 392

$75,000 to $99,999 : 398

$100,000 to $124,999 : 136

$125,000 to $149,999 : 94

$150,000 to $199,999 : 57

$200,000 or more : 30


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Forest County, Wisconsin)

Total : 8,891


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Forest County, Wisconsin)

Occupied : 4,304

Vacant : 4,587


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Forest County, Wisconsin)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Forest County, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later : 110

Built 2000 to 2004 : 732

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,638

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,559

Built 1960 to 1969 : 901

Built 1950 to 1959 : 767

Built 1940 to 1949 : 604

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,480


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Forest County, Wisconsin)

Utility gas : 1,406

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,489

Electricity : 356

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 225

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 763

Solar energy : 2

Other fuel : 53

No fuel used : 10


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Forest County, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 27

$10,000 to $14,999 : 22

$15,000 to $19,999 : 32

$20,000 to $24,999 : 30

$25,000 to $29,999 : 23

$30,000 to $34,999 : 47

$35,000 to $39,999 : 70

$40,000 to $49,999 : 133

$50,000 to $59,999 : 133

$60,000 to $69,999 : 130

$70,000 to $79,999 : 163

$80,000 to $89,999 : 287

$90,000 to $99,999 : 206

$100,000 to $124,999 : 431

$125,000 to $149,999 : 228

$150,000 to $174,999 : 351

$175,000 to $199,999 : 173

$200,000 to $249,999 : 279

$250,000 to $299,999 : 152

$300,000 to $399,999 : 140

$400,000 to $499,999 : 66

$500,000 to $749,999 : 49

$750,000 to $999,999 : 14

$1,000,000 or more : 17


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Forest 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 : 97

Home equity loan only : 297

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 8

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,284

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,517


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $180,400

Built 2000 to 2004 : $186,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $133,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $124,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $110,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $144,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $99,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $77,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $87,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Forest County, Wisconsin: 65.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Wisconsin: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Forest 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 84 84 $7,164,089
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

84 84 $7,164,089
2000        
  Single Family 73 73 $4,642,564
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

73 73 $4,642,564
2001        
  Single Family 80 80 $7,427,633
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

80 80 $7,427,633
2002        
  Single Family 105 105 $5,919,695
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

105 105 $5,919,695
2003        
  Single Family 38 38 $2,295,414
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

38 38 $2,295,414
2004        
  Single Family 102 102 $9,756,520
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

102 102 $9,756,520
2005        
  Single Family 69 69 $8,141,265
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

69 69 $8,141,265
2006        
  Single Family 76 76 $9,799,511
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

76 76 $9,799,511


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Forest County, WI): $40,417
Median Household Income In 2000 (Wisconsin): $43,791


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Forest County): $105,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wisconsin): $109,900


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Forest County, Wisconsin

Utility Gas: 14.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 25.5%
Electricity: 10.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 4.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 44.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Forest County, Wisconsin

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 20.05%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 27.44%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 52.51%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Forest County): $0
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wisconsin): $540
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Forest County): $562


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



Health Care Centers Close To Forest County, Wisconsin

Ministry Hm Cr Hh Rhinelander


     Address: 1860 N Stevens St Po Box 716, Rhinelander, Wisconsin 54501
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 12/11/1991

United Home Care


     Address: 1400 West Ice Lake Road, Iron River, Michigan 49935
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/10/1998

Dickinson Home Health


     Address: 617 North Stephenson Ave, Iron Mountain, Michigan 49801
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1996

Northland Luth Hhs


     Address: 925 Pine Beach Rd, Marinette, Wisconsin 54143
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 1/16/1992

Caregivers Home Hlth


     Address: Po Box 436, Marinette, Wisconsin 54143
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/24/1999

Hospitals Close To Forest County, Wisconsin

Langlade Mem Hsptl


     Address: 112 E Fifth St, Antigo, Wisconsin 54409
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

St Marys Hospital


     Address: 2251 North Shore Dr, Rhinelander, Wisconsin 54501
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Howard Young Med Ctr


     Address: 240 Maple St Po Box 470, Woodruff, Wisconsin 54568
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Iron County Community Hospital


     Address: 1400 W Ice Lake Road, Iron River, Michigan 49935
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Dickinson County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1721 S Stephenson Ave, Iron Mountain, Michigan 49801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Forest County, Wisconsin

Crandon Nur Home


     Address: 105 W Pioneer Ave Po Box 400, Crandon, Wisconsin 54520
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Nu Roc Comm Hlthcare


     Address: 3576a Nu Roc Ln, Laona, Wisconsin 54541
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Golden Livingcenter-florence


     Address: 2150 Chapin St, Florence, Wisconsin 54121
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 45
     Percent Occupied: 62%

Eastview Med Rehab Ctr


     Address: 729 Park St, Antigo, Wisconsin 54409
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 159
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Taylor Park Nursing And Rehab Ctr


     Address: 903 Boyce Dr Po Box 857, Rhinelander, Wisconsin 54501
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 82%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Forest County, Wisconsin

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 99 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Forest County, Wisconsin

    Retired Workers: 2,275
    Disabled Workers: 375
    Widowers Workers: 295
    Spouses Workers: 195
    Children Workers: 180


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Forest County, Wisconsin


Charges


Natural Resources - Other: $65,000
Parks & Recreation: $96,000
All Other: $327,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $576,000
Health & Hospitals: $122,000
Highways: $1,849,000
Public Welfare: $1,959,000
All Other: $1,442,000


Local Intergovernmental


Highways: $367,000
All Other: $500,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $1,530,000
Elementary & Secondary Education: $22,000
Financial Administration: $328,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $459,000
Central Staff Services: $261,000
General Public Buildings: $194,000
Health Services - Other: $670,000
Regular Highways: $1,617,000
Libraries: $46,000
Natural Resources - Other: $344,000
Parks & Recreation: $568,000
Police Protection: $1,508,000
Welfare - Other: $2,083,000
Solid Waste Management: $104,000
General - Other: $407,000


Construction


Regular Highways: $1,437,000


General


Interest On Debt: $153,000


Intergovernmental To State


Police Protection: $1,000
Welfare: $1,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Elementary And Secondary Education: $25,000
Regular Highways: $42,000
Libraries: $44,000
Police Protection: $10,000
Welfare: $29,000
Sewerage: $19,000


Tax


Property: $4,046,000
Total General Sales: $394,000
Other License: $54,000
Documentary & Stock Transfer: $31,000


Miscellaneous


Property Sale Other: $35,000
Interest Earnings: $93,000
Fines & Forfeits: $142,000
Rents: $64,000
General Revenue, Nec: $181,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $2,449,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $3,872,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,935,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,434,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $4,791,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,290,000


(updated 2006)



Forest County, Wisconsin Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 48.69%
  • Bush & Cheney 50.61%
  • Other 0.70%



(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 Forest County, Wisconsin citizens.

Relocation to Forest County, WI

6.02 % of Forest County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $34,386

Wisconsin Average 6.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Oneida County , WI 0.63 % ($23,864 AGI )
  • Milwaukee County , WI 0.46 % ($40,500 AGI )
  • Brown County , WI 0.40 % ($43,786 AGI )
  • Langlade County , WI 0.34 % ($35,917 AGI )
  • Oconto County , WI 0.34 % ($28,750 AGI )
  • Outagamie County , WI 0.34 % ($56,750 AGI )

Relocation away from Forest County, WI

5.66 % of Forest 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 $31,543

Wisconsin Average 6.22 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Oneida County , WI 0.60 % ($36,810 AGI )
  • Brown County , WI 0.58 % ($36,650 AGI )
  • Oconto County , WI 0.43 % ($31,933 AGI )
  • Outagamie County , WI 0.37 % ($21,923 AGI )
  • Langlade County , WI 0.32 % ($19,091 AGI )
  • Milwaukee County , WI 0.29 % ($34,800 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 Forest County, Wisconsin is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Forest County, Wisconsin


On 06/30/1968, a tornado touched down 5.67 miles from the center of Forest County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 05/30/1994, a tornado touched down 8.58 miles from the center of Forest County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 3 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.

On 09/16/1972, a tornado touched down 10.71 miles from the center of Forest County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 09/16/1972, a tornado touched down 10.71 miles from the center of Forest County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 09/06/2001, a tornado touched down 18.38 miles from the center of Forest County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Forest County, Wisconsin

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
07/08/2000, 05:50 pm 0 0 $154K --
         
Hail        
05/30/1994, 08:55 pm 0 0 $1K --
         
Lightning        
07/31/1995, 12:41 pm 0 1 $10K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/07/1996, 03:00 am 0 0 $2K --
         





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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 Forest 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 Forest County, Wisconsin


  • Forest County Jail


    100 South Park, Crandon, WI 54520
    Capacity: 88
    Confined: 74
    Avg. Population: 68
    Year Built: 1997


(updated 2006)



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