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Demographics Analysis

The people of Sawyer 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
(Sawyer County, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 5 years : 462

5 to 9 years : 479

10 to 14 years : 513

15 to 17 years : 372

18 and 19 years : 223

20 years : 50

21 years : 57

22 to 24 years : 279

25 to 29 years : 480

30 to 34 years : 344

35 to 39 years : 394

40 to 44 years : 582

45 to 49 years : 695

50 to 54 years : 719

55 to 59 years : 646

60 and 61 years : 276

62 to 64 years : 421

65 and 66 years : 192

67 to 69 years : 363

70 to 74 years : 349

75 to 79 years : 287

80 to 84 years : 193

85 years and over : 116

Female:

Under 5 years : 474

5 to 9 years : 443

10 to 14 years : 492

15 to 17 years : 342

18 and 19 years : 201

20 years : 58

21 years : 28

22 to 24 years : 336

25 to 29 years : 310

30 to 34 years : 356

35 to 39 years : 418

40 to 44 years : 527

45 to 49 years : 677

50 to 54 years : 697

55 to 59 years : 715

60 and 61 years : 239

62 to 64 years : 421

65 and 66 years : 274

67 to 69 years : 309

70 to 74 years : 376

75 to 79 years : 264

80 to 84 years : 230

85 years and over : 230


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Sawyer County, Wisconsin)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 9,143

Multiple ancestry : 6,473

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 110

Ancestry not reported : 1,183


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 16,643

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 14

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 70

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 109

Not a U.S. citizen : 73


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Sawyer County, Wisconsin)

Total:

Under 5 years : 936

5 to 17 years : 2,641

18 to 24 years : 1,232

25 to 34 years : 1,490

35 to 44 years : 1,921

45 to 54 years : 2,788

55 to 59 years : 1,361

60 and 61 years : 515

62 to 64 years : 842

65 to 74 years : 1,863

75 years and over : 1,320

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 821

5 to 17 years : 2,003

18 to 24 years : 898

25 to 34 years : 962

35 to 44 years : 1,047

45 to 54 years : 1,339

55 to 59 years : 642

60 and 61 years : 255

62 to 64 years : 409

65 to 74 years : 866

75 years and over : 625

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 115

5 to 17 years : 617

18 to 24 years : 306

25 to 34 years : 509

35 to 44 years : 833

45 to 54 years : 1,388

55 to 59 years : 695

60 and 61 years : 259

62 to 64 years : 415

65 to 74 years : 973

75 years and over : 666

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 12

18 to 24 years : 11

25 to 34 years : 8

35 to 44 years : 12

45 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 15

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 5

75 years and over : 8

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 9

18 to 24 years : 17

25 to 34 years : 11

35 to 44 years : 29

45 to 54 years : 48

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 1

62 to 64 years : 18

65 to 74 years : 19

75 years and over : 21


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Sawyer County, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,945

Female : 4,922

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 3,445

Female : 3,331

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 47

Female : 37

Foreign born:

Male : 55

Female : 127


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Sawyer County, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence : 7,606

Born in other state in the United States : 5,899

Native: born outside the United States : 63

Foreign born : 132


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,149

Now married, except separated : 3,962

Divorced : 890

Separated : 54

Widowed : 459

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 1,004

Now married, except separated : 4,069

Divorced : 730

Separated : 60

Widowed : 413

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 8

Now married, except separated : 47

Divorced : 13

Separated : 0

Widowed : 8

Foreign born:

Never married : 33

Now married, except separated : 97

Divorced : 28

Separated : 5

Widowed : 17


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 15,095

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 165

Speak English less than "very well" : 66

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 27

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 69

Speak English less than "very well" : 15

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 37

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hmong:

Speak English "very well" : 1

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 390

Speak English less than "very well" : 34

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Sawyer County, Wisconsin

  • German: 5,545   (28.1%)
  • Other Groups: 2,837   (14.4%)
  • Irish: 1,992   (10.1%)
  • Norwegian: 1,465   (7.4%)
  • English: 1,238   (6.3%)
  • Polish: 1,150   (5.8%)
  • Swedish: 1,029   (5.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 653   (3.3%)
  • United States Or American: 470   (2.4%)
  • Czech: 410   (2.1%)
  • Italian: 383   (1.9%)
  • Danish: 366   (1.9%)
  • Dutch: 293   (1.5%)
  • Scottish: 217   (1.1%)
  • Swiss: 194   (1.0%)
  • Finnish: 188   (1.0%)
  • Scandinavian: 180   (0.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 145   (0.7%)
  • French Canadian: 140   (0.7%)
  • Welsh: 95   (0.5%)
  • Lithuanian: 75   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 70   (0.4%)
  • European: 69   (0.3%)
  • Croatian: 60   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 54   (0.3%)
  • Slovak: 48   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 48   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 42   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 41   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 31   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 20   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 20   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 18   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 17   (0.1%)
  • Serbian: 17   (0.1%)
  • Latvian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 15   (0.1%)
  • British: 13   (0.1%)
  • Luxemburger: 11   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 11   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 9   (0.0%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 8   (0.0%)
  • Romanian: 7   (0.0%)
  • Iranian: 4   (0.0%)
  • Arab: 4   (0.0%)
  • Macedonian: 4   (0.0%)
  • Turkish: 3   (0.0%)
  • Icelander: 2   (0.0%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 2   (0.0%)
  • Brazilian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Australian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Portuguese: 2   (0.0%)
  • Slovene: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Sawyer County, Wisconsin is 16,909



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Sawyer County, Wisconsin: 8,492
Female Population in Sawyer County, Wisconsin: 8,417


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Sawyer County, Wisconsin: 45.1
Median Female Resident Age in Sawyer County, Wisconsin: 46.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Wisconsin is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Sawyer County, Wisconsin


White


Both sexes

50.8

Male

50.4

Female

51.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

27.9

Male

30.3

Female

10.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

28.3

Male

26.9

Female

29.1

Asian


Both sexes

37.8

Male

34.5

Female

39.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

36.0

Male

35.5

Female

49.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

27.1

Male

27.5

Female

26.7

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.0

Male

22.3

Female

17.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

51.0

Male

50.6

Female

51.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Sawyer County, Wisconsin


  • White: 13,700
  • African American: 12
  • American Indian: 2,656
  • Asian: 49
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 32
  • Some Other Race: 117
  • Two or More Races: 343



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 21   (0.37%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (0.05%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 22   (0.39%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 203   (3.59%)
  • 9th Grade: 108   (1.91%)
  • 10th Grade: 150   (2.65%)
  • 11th Grade: 160   (2.83%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 222   (3.92%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,276   (40.23%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 358   (6.33%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 827   (14.62%)
  • Associate Degree: 349   (6.17%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 601   (10.62%)
  • Master's Degree: 262   (4.63%)
  • Professional School Degree: 58   (1.03%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 38   (0.67%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 14   (0.25%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 10   (0.18%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (0.07%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 159   (2.8%)
  • 9th Grade: 98   (1.72%)
  • 10th Grade: 190   (3.34%)
  • 11th Grade: 188   (3.31%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 183   (3.22%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,255   (39.67%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 377   (6.63%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 896   (15.76%)
  • Associate Degree: 403   (7.09%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 639   (11.24%)
  • Master's Degree: 203   (3.57%)
  • Professional School Degree: 57   (1%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 9   (0.16%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Sawyer County, Wisconsin

  • Hayward Community


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 860, Hayward, WI 54843, Phone: (715) 634-2619, Students: 1,978 )

  • Winter


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 310, Winter, WI 54896, Phone: (715) 266-3301, Students: 380 )

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

  • Hayward Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Po Box 860, Hayward, WI 54843, Phone: (715) 634-2619, Students: 466 )

  • Hayward Intermediate


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: Po Box 860, Hayward, WI 54843, Phone: (715) 634-2619, Students: 368 )

  • Hayward Primary


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: Po Box 860, Hayward, WI 54843, Phone: (715) 634-2619, Students: 342 )

  • Lac Coute Oreilles Ojibwa School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 8875 N. Round Lake School Road, Hayward, WI 54843, Phone: (715) 634-8924, Students: 277 )

  • Winter Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Po Box 310, Winter, WI 54896, Phone: (715) 266-6701, Students: 151 )

  • Winter Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Po Box 310, Winter, WI 54896, Phone: (715) 266-6701, Students: 106 )

  • Stone Lake Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: Po Box 8, Stone Lake, WI 54876, Phone: (715) 865-2101, Students: 61 )

  • Alternative School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: Po Box 860, Hayward, WI 54843, Phone: (715) 634-2619, Students: 46 )

  • Hacil


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 860, Hayward, WI 54843, Phone: (715) 865-3107, Students: 34 )

  • Waadookodaading


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Po Box 860, Hayward, WI 54843, Phone: (715) 634-2619, Students: 24 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Sawyer County, Wisconsin

  • Hayward High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 860, Hayward, WI 54843, Phone: (715) 634-2619, Students: 637 )

  • Winter High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 310, Winter, WI 54896, Phone: (715) 266-3301, Students: 123 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Sawyer County, Wisconsin

  • Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 576; Location: 3466 W Trepania Rd, Hayward, WI 54843, Web: http://www.lco.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Sawyer County, Wisconsin

  • St Francis Solanus School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 13885 W Mission Road, Stone Lake, WI 54876, Phone: (715) 865-3662, Students: 25 )

  • Northern Lights Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-11, Location: Po Box 757, Hayward, WI 54843, Phone: (715) 634-5040, Students: 12 )

  • Northwood Mennonite School


    ( Grades: 1-6, Location: 14547 W County Road K, Hayward, WI 54843, Phone: (715) 634-4379, Students: 7 )

  • Green Eggs & Ham Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 5770n Frost Avenue, Stone Lake, WI 54876, Phone: (715) 865-5452, Students: 4 )

Academic Libraries In Sawyer County, Wisconsin

  • Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College


    ( Location: 13466 W Trepania Rd, Hayward, WI 54843, Web: http://www.lco.edu )

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Sawyer County, Wisconsin

  • Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa College Community Library


    13466 W. Trepania Rd., Hayward, WI 54843

  • Sherman And Ruth Weiss Community Library


    10788 State Highway 27/77, Hayward, WI 54843

  • Winter Public Library


    5129 N. Main St., Winter, WI 54896

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Sawyer County, Wisconsin


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Sawyer County, Wisconsin


Airport


(1) Kitty-wompus Airport   (2) Lakewood Lodge Airport   (3) Rainbow Airport   (4) Round Lake Seaplane Base   (5) Sawyer County Airport  

Bay


(1) Badger Bay   (2) Beaver Bay   (3) Bunker Bay   (4) Chicago Bay   (5) Granite Bay   (6) Hinton Bay   (7) Ikwe Bay   (8) Kavanagh Bay   (9) Milwaukee Bay   (10) Moores Bay   (11) Moses Bay   (12) Musky Bay   (13) Richardson Bay   (14) Sherman Bay   (15) Squaw Bay   (16) Sturgeon Bay   (17) The Bullpen Bay  

Bridge


(1) Bishop Bridge  

Building


(1) Bass Lake Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Blueberry Lake Fire Station 13 And Boat Rescue   (3) Couderay Volunteer Fire Department   (4) Draper Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Edgewater Town Hall   (6) Enbridge Energy-pipeline Station   (7) Exeland Fire Protection District   (8) Hayward Township Fire Department   (9) Hunter Townhall   (10) Lac Courte Oreilles Volunteer Fire Department   (11) Lac Courte Oreilles Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (12) Lac Courte Oreilles Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (13) Meadowbrook Townhall   (14) Meteor Townhall   (15) Radisson Volunteer Fire Department   (16) Round Lake Township Fire Department Station 1   (17) Round Lake Township Fire Department Station 2   (18) Sawyer County Emergency Ambulance Service Winter Station   (19) Spider Lake Fire Department Station 1   (20) Spider Lake Fire Department Station 2   (21) Spider Lake Townhall   (22) Stone Lake Townhall   (23) Stone Lake Volunteer Fire Department   (24) Tice Public Library   (25) Winter Village Hall   (26) Winter Volunteer Fire Department  

Cape


(1) Indian Point   (2) Miles Point   (3) Norway Point   (4) Pikes Point   (5) Pine Point   (6) Slivers Point   (7) Tannings Point  

Cemetery


(1) Bellile Cemetery   (2) Evergreen Cemetery   (3) Exeland Cemetery   (4) Loretta Cemetery   (5) Mennonite Cemetery   (6) Radisson Cemetery   (7) Riverside Cemetery   (8) Round Lake Cemetery   (9) Saint Peters Cemetery   (10) Trinity Cemetery   (11) Winter Cemetery  

Census


(1) Chief Lake Census Designated Place   (2) Little Round Lake Census Designated Place   (3) New Post Census Designated Place   (4) Reserve Census Designated Place   (5) Stone Lake Census Designated Place  

Channel


(1) Chief Narrows   (2) Cranberry Narrows   (3) Hay Creek Narrows   (4) Phipps Flowage   (5) The Narrows  

Church


(1) Brunet Methodist Church   (2) Evangelical Free Church   (3) Evangelical Lutheran Church   (4) Exeland Church   (5) Mackay Valley Church   (6) Northwoods Church   (7) Sacred Heart Church Historical   (8) Saint Francis Solanus Mission   (9) Saint Peters Catholic Church   (10) Spider Lake Church   (11) Victory Heights Chapel   (12) Wayside Chapel   (13) Whitefish Church  

Civil


(1) Lac Courte Oreilles Reservation   (2) Sawyer County   (3) Town Of Bass Lake   (4) Town Of Couderay   (5) Town Of Draper   (6) Town Of Edgewater   (7) Town Of Hayward   (8) Town Of Hunter   (9) Town Of Lenroot   (10) Town Of Meadowbrook   (11) Town Of Meteor   (12) Town Of Murry   (13) Town Of Ojibwa   (14) Town Of Radisson   (15) Town Of Round Lake   (16) Town Of Sand Lake   (17) Town Of Stone Lake   (18) Town Of Weirgor   (19) Town Of Winter   (20) Village Of Couderay   (21) Village Of Exeland   (22) Village Of Radisson   (23) Village Of Winter  

Dam


(1) Arpin 2wp 329 Dam   (2) Arpin Dam   (3) Billy Boy 2wp232 Dam   (4) Billy Boy Dam   (5) Black Lake Dam   (6) Callahan Lake Dam   (7) Chippewa Reservoir 1911c640 Dam   (8) Crazy Horse Creek G4327 Dam   (9) Deer Creek 2wp1328 Dam   (10) Finnell Dam   (11) Fishtrap Lake Dam   (12) Ghost Lake Wp307 Dam   (13) Grimh Wp 370 Dam   (14) Jonjak Dam   (15) Lake Placid 2 Wp 298 Dam   (16) Moose Lake 1911 C640 Dam   (17) Price 2wp 1664 Dam   (18) Sand Lake 2wp826 Dam   (19) Slim Creek 2wp220 Dam   (20) Slim Creek Dam   (21) Tiger Cat 2wp255 Dam   (22) Tiger Cat Dam   (23) Upper Brunet 2 Wp 400 Dam   (24) West Fork Dam   (25) Winter 2wp806 Dam   (26) Winter Dam  

Falls


(1) Bellile Falls   (2) Pipestone Falls  

Forest


(1) Uhrenholdt Memorial State Forest  

Island


(1) Babbs Island   (2) Big Banana Island   (3) Big Island   (4) Big Timber Island   (5) Birch Island   (6) Bird Island   (7) Darrow Island   (8) Eagles Nest Island   (9) Flat Island   (10) Folson Island   (11) Garbutt Island   (12) Grutt Island   (13) Little Banana Island   (14) Loon Island   (15) Mcnott Island   (16) Paradise Island   (17) Pine Island   (18) Popple Island   (19) Pork Barrel Island   (20) Raspberry Island   (21) Rudys Island   (22) Sand Island   (23) Scott Island   (24) Wagon Wheel Island   (25) Wolf Island  

Lake


(1) Adina Lake   (2) Ashegon Lake   (3) Balsam Lake   (4) Barber Lake   (5) Barker Lake   (6) Bass Lake   (7) Beartrap Lake   (8) Beaver Lake   (9) Beverly Lake   (10) Black Dan Lake   (11) Black Lake   (12) Blaisdell Lake   (13) Blue Gill Lake   (14) Blueberry Lake   (15) Bodins Lake   (16) Boribo Lake   (17) Bridge Lake   (18) Buff Lake   (19) Bullhead Lake   (20) Bunker Lake   (21) Burd Lake   (22) Burns Lake   (23) Byrd Lake   (24) Callahan Lake   (25) Camp Four Lakes   (26) Camp Lake   (27) Carp Lake   (28) Carpenter Lake   (29) Catfish Lake   (30) Champagne Lake   (31) Chief Lake   (32) Christner Lake   (33) Clear Lake   (34) Connors Lake   (35) Constellation Lake   (36) County Line Lake   (37) Cranberry Lake   (38) Crane Lake   (39) Crystal Lake   (40) Cub Lake   (41) Currier Lake   (42) Davies Lake   (43) Davis Lake   (44) Dead Lake   (45) Deep Lake   (46) Deer Lake   (47) Devils Lake   (48) Dugan Lake   (49) Durphee Lake   (50) Eagle Nest Lake   (51) Evergreen Lake   (52) Farnsworth Lake   (53) Fawn Lake   (54) Fishtrap Lake   (55) Foo Lake   (56) Fuller Lake   (57) Ghost Lake   (58) Glover Lake   (59) Goodman Lake   (60) Goose Lake   (61) Green Lake   (62) Grindstone Lake   (63) Gurno Lake   (64) Ham Lake   (65) Hanson Lake   (66) Hegmeister Lake   (67) Heron Lake   (68) Hess Lake   (69) Horseshoe Lake   (70) Hub Lake   (71) Hungry Lake   (72) Hunter Lake   (73) Indian Lake   (74) Island Lake   (75) Jacques Lake   (76) James Lake   (77) James Slough   (78) Johnson Lake   (79) Knuteson Lake   (80) Kocmoud Lake   (81) Lac Courte Oreilles   (82) Lake Chetac   (83) Lake Helane   (84) Lake Of The Pines   (85) Lake Placid   (86) Lake Twenty-seven   (87) Larson Lake   (88) Lewis Lake   (89) Little Cranberry Lake   (90) Little Dugan Lake   (91) Little Lac Courte Oreilles   (92) Little Ole Lake   (93) Little Round Lake   (94) Little Sand Lake   (95) Little Sissabagama Lake   (96) Little Stone Lake   (97) Long Lake   (98) Lost Lake   (99) Lost Land Lake   (100) Lovejoy Lake   (101) Lower Holly Lake   (102) Loyhead Lake   (103) Mackay Springs   (104) Macrae Lake   (105) Mallard Lake   (106) Mason Lake   (107) Matson Lake   (108) Mcclaine Lake   (109) Miller Lake   (110) Milny Lake   (111) Minnemac Lake   (112) Mirror Lake   (113) Moonshine Lake   (114) Moose Lake   (115) Mossback Lake   (116) Mud Lake   (117) Mukwonago Lake   (118) Murphy Lake   (119) Murry Lake   (120) North Lake   (121) Ole Lake   (122) One Shoe Lake   (123) Osgood Lake   (124) Osprey Lake   (125) Otter Lake   (126) Oxbo Lake   (127) Pacwawong Lake   (128) Pearce Lake   (129) Pelican Lake   (130) Perch Lake   (131) Petty Lake   (132) Peufald Lakes   (133) Phipps Lake   (134) Pickerel Lake   (135) Pike Lake   (136) Pine Island Lake   (137) Pokegama Lake   (138) Pollywog Lake   (139) Porcupine Lake   (140) Pot Lake   (141) Potato Lake   (142) Price Lake   (143) Reed Lake   (144) Rice Lake   (145) Ring Lake   (146) River Lake   (147) Rock Lake   (148) Rogers Lake   (149) Round Lake   (150) Rush Lake   (151) Sabin Lake   (152) Saddle Lake   (153) Sams Lake   (154) Sand Lake   (155) Sawmill Lake   (156) Schoolhouse Lake   (157) Scoot Lake   (158) Scott Lake   (159) Sickles Lake   (160) Silverthorn Lake   (161) Sissabagama Lake   (162) Slim Creek Flowage   (163) Slim Lake   (164) Smith Lake   (165) Snag Lake   (166) Snipe Lake   (167) Snoose Lake   (168) South Barber Lake   (169) South Lakes   (170) Spider Lake   (171) Spring Lake   (172) Stearns Lake   (173) Stone Lake   (174) Summit Lake   (175) Sunfish Lake   (176) Superior Lake   (177) Swamp Lake   (178) Tamarack Lake   (179) Teal Lake   (180) Teal River Flowage   (181) Telstar Lake   (182) Totagatic Lake   (183) Tripp Lake   (184) Trout Lake   (185) Two Axe Lake   (186) Two Boys Lake   (187) Two Deer Lake   (188) Tyner Lake   (189) Upper Holly Lake   (190) Venison Lake   (191) Villard Lake   (192) Vollmers Lake   (193) Weirgor Lake   (194) West Lake   (195) Whiplash Lake   (196) White Birch Lake   (197) Whitefish Lake   (198) Williams Lake   (199) Windfall Lake   (200) Windigo Lake   (201) Wise Lake   (202) Wolf Lake  

Locale


(1) Black Lake Campground   (2) Blueberry Campground   (3) Deer Haven Camp   (4) Glenwood Camp   (5) Hermans Landing   (6) Lenroot Landing   (7) Lost Land Lake Club   (8) Moose Lake Campground   (9) Newald Camp Historical   (10) O K Camp Historical   (11) Old Christman Camp Historical   (12) Old Jackson Camp Historical   (13) Old Koshack Camp Historical   (14) Old Larsen Camp Historical   (15) Old Lemay Camp Historical   (16) Old Savord Camp Historical   (17) Old Weilep Camp   (18) Pipestone Camp   (19) Sawyer Civilian Conservation Corps Camp Historical   (20) We Ha Kee Church Camp  

Mine


(1) Thompson Pit  

Park


(1) Benson Creek State Wildlife Management Area   (2) Beverly Lake State Wildlife Management Area   (3) Callahan-mud Lake State Wildlife Management Area   (4) Chief River State Wildlife Management Area   (5) Doc Smith Park   (6) Eddy Creek State Wildlife Management Area   (7) Flambeau River Hardwood Forest State Natural Area   (8) Grindstone Creek State Wildlife Management Area   (9) Hauer Springs State Wildlife Management Area   (10) Lac Courte Oreilles State Wildlife Management Area   (11) Lake Of The Pines Conifer-hardwoods State Natural Area   (12) Ojibwa State Park   (13) Saint Croix National Scenic River   (14) Swan Creek Park   (15) Totagatic Lake State Wildlife Managament Area   (16) Weirgor Springs State Public Hunting Grounds   (17) Weirgor Springs State Wildlife Area  

Populated Place


(1) Chief Lake   (2) Couderay   (3) Draper   (4) Edgewater   (5) Exeland   (6) Hauer   (7) Lemington   (8) Little Round Lake   (9) Loretta   (10) Meteor   (11) New Post   (12) Northwoods Beach   (13) Ojibwa   (14) Oxbo   (15) Phipps   (16) Radisson   (17) Reserve   (18) Seeley   (19) Stone Lake   (20) Weirgor   (21) Winter   (22) Wooddale   (23) Yarnell  

Post Office


(1) Edgewater Post Office   (2) Stone Lake Post Office   (3) Winter Post Office  

Rapids


(1) Crooked Rapids   (2) First Porcupine Rapids   (3) First Wannigan Rapids   (4) Second Porcupine Rapids   (5) Third Porcupine Rapids  

Reservoir


(1) 2 Reservoir   (2) 235 Reservoir   (3) Billy Boy Flowage   (4) Billy Boy Flowage 110 Reservoir   (5) Black Lake 4   (6) Brunet Flowage 30   (7) Callahan Lake   (8) Chippewa Flowage 763   (9) Deer Lake 10   (10) Eddy Creek Pond   (11) Fishtrap Lake 161   (12) Ghost Lake 22   (13) Grimh Flowage   (14) Grimh Flowage 149   (15) Lake Chippewa   (16) Lake Placid   (17) Lake Winter   (18) Lake Winter 72   (19) Loretta Lake   (20) Minnemac Lake   (21) Moose Lake 190   (22) Nelson Lake   (23) Radisson Flowage   (24) Radisson Flowage 815   (25) Sand Lake 22   (26) Slim Creek Flowage 17   (27) Tiger Cat Flowage   (28) Tiger Cat Flowage 47  

School


(1) Balsam Ridge School Historical   (2) Barber Lake School Historical   (3) Bellisle Falls School Historical   (4) Bishop Bridge School Historical   (5) Blair School Historical   (6) Boylan School Historical   (7) Brunette School Historical   (8) Clear Lake School Historical   (9) Edgewood School Historical   (10) Exeland Elementary School   (11) Hauer School Historical   (12) Hunter School Historical   (13) Jackson School Historical   (14) Jordon School Historical   (15) Kinnamon School Historical   (16) Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College   (17) Lac Coute Oreilles Ojibwa School   (18) Lake School   (19) Long Pine School Historical   (20) Mackay Valley School Historical   (21) Mcclaine School Historical   (22) Meadowbrook School Historical   (23) North Star School Historical   (24) Northwoods Mennonite School   (25) O Brien Hill School Historical   (26) Pine Knoll School Historical   (27) Radisson Elementary School   (28) Reppert School Historical   (29) Riverside School Historical   (30) Riverview School Historical   (31) Round Lake School Historical   (32) Sabin School Historical   (33) Saint Francis Solanus School   (34) Smith Lake School Historical   (35) Spider Lake School Historical   (36) Stone Lake Elementary School   (37) Thornapple School Historical   (38) Twin Lakes School Historical   (39) West Fork School Historical   (40) Wheeler School Historical   (41) Whitefish School Historical   (42) Windfall School Historical   (43) Winter Elementary School   (44) Winter High School   (45) Winter Middle School  

Spring


(1) Beaver Creek Spring   (2) Benson Spring   (3) Buckhorn Spring   (4) Bulldog Springs   (5) Connors Spring   (6) Dead Creek Spring   (7) Eddy Creek Spring   (8) Fortyone Creek Spring   (9) Graveyard Springs   (10) Grindstone Spring   (11) Knuteson Spring   (12) Lower Grindstone Spring   (13) Lower Hauer Spring   (14) Maple Spring   (15) Mosquito Brook Spring   (16) Pacwawong Spring   (17) Phipps Spring   (18) Red Cedar Springs   (19) Thornapple Spring   (20) Turk Spring   (21) Upper Grindstone Spring   (22) Venison Spring   (23) Weirgor Springs  

Stream


(1) Alder Creek   (2) Badger Creek   (3) Barber Creek   (4) Bear Creek   (5) Beaver Creek   (6) Beaver Lake Creek   (7) Benson Creek   (8) Blueberry Creek   (9) Boss Creek   (10) Boyd Creek   (11) Brunet River   (12) Buff Creek   (13) Camp One Creek   (14) Casey Creek   (15) Chapple Creek   (16) Connors Creek   (17) Couderay River   (18) Crawford Creek   (19) Crazy Horse Creek   (20) Crooked Rapids Creek   (21) Dead Creek   (22) Deadman Creek   (23) Deer Creek   (24) Devils Creek   (25) Drake Creek   (26) Dry Creek   (27) Dugan Run   (28) East Fork Chippewa River   (29) Eddy Creek   (30) Elm Creek   (31) Fishtrap Creek   (32) Flyblow Creek   (33) Fortyone Creek   (34) Ghost Creek   (35) Grindstone Creek   (36) Hatchery Creek   (37) Hauer Creek   (38) Hay Creek   (39) Hemlock Spur Creek   (40) Heron Creek   (41) Hills Mill Creek   (42) Hogsback Creek   (43) Island Creek   (44) Kenyon Creek   (45) King Creek   (46) Knapp Stout Creek   (47) Knuteson Creek   (48) Little Connors Creek   (49) Little Moose River   (50) Little Weirgor Creek   (51) Log Creek   (52) Long Creek   (53) Lynch Creek   (54) Malviney Creek   (55) Maple Creek   (56) Mason Creek   (57) Mcdermott Brook   (58) Moose River   (59) Mosquito Brook   (60) Moss Creek   (61) Nail Creek   (62) North Branch Tupper Creek   (63) North Fork Chief River   (64) Ole Creek   (65) Osprey Creek   (66) Phelan Creek   (67) Pine Creek   (68) Pipestone Creek   (69) Rock Creek   (70) Sand Creek   (71) Section Twenty Creek   (72) Sissabagama Creek   (73) Slim Creek   (74) Snoose Creek   (75) Spider Creek   (76) Spooky Bay Creek   (77) Spring Creek   (78) Summit Creek   (79) Surette Creek   (80) Swan Creek   (81) Swanson Creek   (82) Swift Creek   (83) Tag-alder Creek   (84) Teal River   (85) Thirty-three Creek   (86) Tupper Creek   (87) Venison Creek   (88) Weasel Creek   (89) West Fork Chippewa River   (90) West Fork Totagatic River   (91) White Birch Creek   (92) Whitefish Creek   (93) Yankee Joe Creek   (94) Yarnell Creek  

Summit


(1) Meteor Hill  

Swamp


(1) Biernit Swamp   (2) Borns Lake   (3) Crystal Swamp  

Tower


(1) Black Lake Fire Tower Historical   (2) Brunet Lookout Tower   (3) Connors Lake Lookout Tower   (4) Draper Tower   (5) Hayward Fire Tower   (6) Meteor Hills Radio Tower   (7) Pipestone Lookout Tower   (8) Potato Lake Fire Tower   (9) Sand Lake Lookout Tower   (10) Stone Lake Water Tower   (11) Swayne Lookout Tower   (12) West Fork Lookout Tower   (13) Winter Lookout Tower   (14) Wojb-fm Reserve  

Trail


(1) Black Lake Trail   (2) Serley Camp Trail   (3) Tuscobia Park Falls State Trail  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Sawyer County, Wisconsin

54843 (pop. 10,848) 54876 (pop. 1,552) 54896 (pop. 1,546)
54835 (pop. 1,011) 54828 (pop. 831) 54867 (pop. 451)
54862 (pop. 286) 54834 (pop. 15)  


Counties Nearby Sawyer County, Wisconsin

Washburn County, WI  (pop. 16,583) 27.1 Miles
Rusk County, WI  (pop. 14,472) 32.9 Miles
Ashland County, WI  (pop. 16,307) 39.1 Miles
Barron County, WI  (pop. 45,803) 42.9 Miles
Bayfield County, WI  (pop. 14,938) 43.6 Miles
Price County, WI  (pop. 14,564) 44.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Sawyer County, Wisconsin

715



Elevation in Sawyer County, Wisconsin is 1,329.0 ft. (405.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Sawyer County, Wisconsin

Lat: 45.906531 N        Long: -91.250598 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 216   (3.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 151   (2.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 230   (3.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 435   (6.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 572   (8.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,035   (15.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,257   (19.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 795   (12.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 338   (5.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 387   (5.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 134   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 79   (1.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 510   (7.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 411   (6.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Sawyer County, Wisconsin)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 5,800

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 748

In 3-person carpool : 93

In 4-person carpool : 86

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 6

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 3

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 32

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

Subway or elevated : 2

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 25

Bicycle : 26

Walked : 290

Other means : 76

Worked at home : 450


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Sawyer County, Wisconsin)

Less than 5 minutes : 927

5 to 9 minutes : 1,197

10 to 14 minutes : 1,221

15 to 19 minutes : 1,032

20 to 24 minutes : 838

25 to 29 minutes : 264

30 to 34 minutes : 598

35 to 39 minutes : 113

40 to 44 minutes : 179

45 to 59 minutes : 451

60 to 89 minutes : 212

90 or more minutes : 155


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 2,773

No Social Security income : 5,223


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,529

No retirement income : 6,467


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Sawyer County, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 400

$10,000 to $14,999 : 293

$15,000 to $19,999 : 251

$20,000 to $24,999 : 437

$25,000 to $29,999 : 295

$30,000 to $34,999 : 262

$35,000 to $39,999 : 323

$40,000 to $44,999 : 274

$45,000 to $49,999 : 265

$50,000 to $59,999 : 612

$60,000 to $74,999 : 644

$75,000 to $99,999 : 543

$100,000 to $124,999 : 322

$125,000 to $149,999 : 142

$150,000 to $199,999 : 138

$200,000 or more : 121


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $47,881


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Sawyer County, Wisconsin

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 913  (24.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 549  (14.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 563  (15.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 123  (3.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 847  (22.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,003  (29.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 897  (25.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,195  (34.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 46  (1.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 60  (1.7%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Sawyer County, Wisconsin

Employed: 8,786
Unemployed: 602



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Sawyer 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: 23.5%
  • Other: 76.5%



Water Usage In Sawyer County, Wisconsin

Ground Water

 
Fresh 2.40 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 2.40 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 306 Farms In Sawyer County, Wisconsin


(updated 2008)



Banks In Sawyer County, Wisconsin

Chippewa Valley Bank - 3 Branches


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

Johnson Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 51

Peoples Bank Midwest - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $303.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3

Dairyland State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $81.5k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 6

Associated Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


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

Bank Mutual - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 76

Shell Lake State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $166.3k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Sawyer County, Wisconsin

  • Hayward Municipal


    (about 12.4 miles in Hayward, Wisconsin; Airport Code: HYR)

  • Sawyer County


    (about 12.4 miles in Hayward, Wisconsin; Airport Code: HYR)

  • Rice Lake Airport


    (about 37.3 miles in Canton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: RIE)

  • Price County


    (about 43.1 miles in Phillips, Wisconsin; Airport Code: WI2)

  • John F Kennedy Memorial


    (about 47.1 miles in Ashland, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ASX)

  • Richard I Bong


    (about 67.5 miles in Duluth, Minnesota; Airport Code: SUW)

  • Sky Harbor


    (about 67.9 miles in Duluth, Minnesota; Airport Code: JZJ)

  • Gogebic-Iron County


    (about 68.5 miles in Bessemer, Michigan; Airport Code: IWD)

  • Taylor County


    (about 72.1 miles in Stetsonville, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MDF)

  • Eau Claire Municipal


    (about 72.9 miles in Eau Claire, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EAU)

  • Chippewa Valley Regional


    (about 72.9 miles in Eau Claire, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EAU)

  • Lakeland/Noble F. Lee Memorial Field


    (about 73.1 miles in Arbor Vitae, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ARV)

  • Duluth International


    (about 78.7 miles in Duluth, Minnesota; Airport Code: DLH)

  • L O Simenstad Municipal


    (about 80.9 miles in Osceola, Wisconsin; Airport Code: OEO)

  • Cloquet Carlton County


    (about 81.3 miles in Cloquet, Minnesota; Airport Code: JZK)

  • Moose Lake Carlton County


    (about 82.4 miles in Sturgeon Lake, Minnesota; Airport Code: MN2)

  • Rhinelander/Oneida County


    (about 88.5 miles in Monico, Wisconsin; Airport Code: RHI)

  • Eagle River Union


    (about 95.3 miles in Eagle River, Wisconsin; Airport Code: EGV)

  • Kings Land O' Lakes


    (about 99.0 miles in Watersmeet, Michigan; Airport Code: LNL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Sawyer County, Wisconsin

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

73.69%

Carpooled

12.08%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.29%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.09%

Railroad

0.03%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.13%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.26%

Walked

6.18%

Other Means

1.12%

Worked At Home

6.15%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 4,032

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 556

Female householder, no husband present : 734

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 2,109

Householder not living alone : 565


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 9

Male householder and female partner : 513

Female householder and female partner : 40

Female householder and male partner : 255

All other households : 7,179


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Sawyer County, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,654

Renter-occupied housing units : 378

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 264

Renter-occupied housing units : 292

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 282

Renter-occupied housing units : 452

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,609

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,065


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Sawyer County, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 763

$10,000 to $14,999 : 682

$15,000 to $19,999 : 496

$20,000 to $24,999 : 768

$25,000 to $29,999 : 606

$30,000 to $34,999 : 429

$35,000 to $39,999 : 545

$40,000 to $44,999 : 433

$45,000 to $49,999 : 344

$50,000 to $59,999 : 745

$60,000 to $74,999 : 749

$75,000 to $99,999 : 606

$100,000 to $124,999 : 350

$125,000 to $149,999 : 168

$150,000 to $199,999 : 162

$200,000 or more : 150


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Sawyer County, Wisconsin)

Total : 15,389


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Sawyer County, Wisconsin)

Occupied : 7,996

Vacant : 7,393


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Sawyer County, Wisconsin)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Sawyer County, Wisconsin)

Built 2005 or later : 175

Built 2000 to 2004 : 1,168

Built 1990 to 1999 : 3,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : 2,050

Built 1970 to 1979 : 2,483

Built 1960 to 1969 : 1,708

Built 1950 to 1959 : 1,203

Built 1940 to 1949 : 1,107

Built 1939 or earlier : 2,395


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Sawyer County, Wisconsin)

Utility gas : 1,613

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 3,838

Electricity : 912

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 324

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 1,265

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 44

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Sawyer County, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 50

$10,000 to $14,999 : 50

$15,000 to $19,999 : 22

$20,000 to $24,999 : 96

$25,000 to $29,999 : 54

$30,000 to $34,999 : 66

$35,000 to $39,999 : 20

$40,000 to $49,999 : 81

$50,000 to $59,999 : 113

$60,000 to $69,999 : 98

$70,000 to $79,999 : 200

$80,000 to $89,999 : 220

$90,000 to $99,999 : 276

$100,000 to $124,999 : 627

$125,000 to $149,999 : 568

$150,000 to $174,999 : 510

$175,000 to $199,999 : 388

$200,000 to $249,999 : 629

$250,000 to $299,999 : 349

$300,000 to $399,999 : 607

$400,000 to $499,999 : 297

$500,000 to $749,999 : 317

$750,000 to $999,999 : 100

$1,000,000 or more : 71


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Sawyer 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 : 228

Home equity loan only : 427

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 19

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,675

Housing units without a mortgage : 2,460


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $308,900

Built 2000 to 2004 : $190,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $211,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $208,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $133,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $185,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $147,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $149,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $126,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Sawyer County, Wisconsin: 66.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Wisconsin: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Sawyer 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 247 247 $20,480,074
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

247 247 $20,480,074
2000        
  Single Family 262 262 $23,868,369
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $243,600
  Five or More Family 1 6 $365,400
  Total

264 272 $24,477,369
2001        
  Single Family 252 252 $25,370,150
  Two Family 1 2 $300,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

253 254 $25,670,150
2002        
  Single Family 309 309 $33,896,136
  Two Family 7 14 $1,162,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

316 323 $35,058,136
2003        
  Single Family 293 293 $31,216,210
  Two Family 16 32 $2,455,000
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $700,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

311 333 $34,371,210
2004        
  Single Family 303 303 $31,453,567
  Two Family 11 22 $1,900,000
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $300,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

315 329 $33,653,567
2005        
  Single Family 251 251 $31,827,348
  Two Family 10 20 $1,668,000
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $700,000
  Five or More Family 2 10 $1,400,000
  Total

265 289 $35,595,348
2006        
  Single Family 192 192 $24,437,358
  Two Family 5 10 $795,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

197 202 $25,232,358


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Sawyer County, WI): $32,287
Median Household Income In 2000 (Wisconsin): $43,791


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sawyer County): $93,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wisconsin): $109,900


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sawyer County, Wisconsin

Utility Gas: 18.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 53.0%
Electricity: 7.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 5.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 15.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.6%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Sawyer County, Wisconsin

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 55.69%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 36.92%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 7.38%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Sawyer County): $386
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wisconsin): $540
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Sawyer County): $529


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



Health Care Centers Close To Sawyer County, Wisconsin

Sawyer Cty Health And Human Svcs


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

Indianhead Med Ctr Hha


     Address: 113 4th Ave, Shell Lake, Wisconsin 54871
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/24/1996

Spooner Hlth Sys Homecare


     Address: 819 Ash St, Spooner, Wisconsin 54801
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/29/1988

Hearts Of Gold


     Address: 38 5th Ave, Shell Lake, Wisconsin 54871
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/24/1996

Rusk Cty Dept Of Hlth And Human Svcs


     Address: 311 Miner Ave East, Ladysmith, Wisconsin 54848
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/4/1976

Hospitals Close To Sawyer County, Wisconsin

Hayward Area Mem Hsptl


     Address: 11040 N State Rd 77, Hayward, Wisconsin 54843
     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

Indianhead Med Ctr


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

Rusk County Mem Hsptl


     Address: 900 College Ave West, Ladysmith, Wisconsin 54848
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Memorial Med Ctr


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

Nursing Homes Close To Sawyer County, Wisconsin

Golden Livingcenter-valley Of Hayward


     Address: 10775 Nyman Ave, Hayward, Wisconsin 54843
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Hayward Nur Home


     Address: 11040 North State Rd 77, Hayward, Wisconsin 54843
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 69
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Terraceview Living Ctr, Inc


     Address: 802 E Cty Hwy B Po Box 609, Shell Lake, Wisconsin 54871
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Spooner Hlth Sys


     Address: 819 Ash St, Spooner, Wisconsin 54801
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Ladysmith Nur Home


     Address: 1001 E 11th St N, Ladysmith, Wisconsin 54848
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 61
     Percent Occupied: 98%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Sawyer County, Wisconsin

Name: Prairie Island
Address: 1717 Wakonade Drive East; Welch, MN 55089
Distance: 115 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Sawyer County, Wisconsin

    Retired Workers: 5,865
    Disabled Workers: 885
    Widowers Workers: 660
    Spouses Workers: 295
    Children Workers: 475


(updated 2007)



Sawyer County, Wisconsin Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 46.66%
  • Bush & Cheney 52.37%
  • Other 0.97%



(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 Sawyer County, Wisconsin citizens.

Relocation to Sawyer County, WI

6.30 % of Sawyer County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $47,892

Wisconsin Average 6.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Washburn County , WI 0.49 % ($28,333 AGI )
  • Barron County , WI 0.31 % ($29,714 AGI )
  • Hennepin County , MN 0.27 % ($95,056 AGI )
  • Eau Claire County , WI 0.25 % ($44,824 AGI )
  • Rusk County , WI 0.22 % ($22,000 AGI )
  • Bayfield County , WI 0.18 % ($24,833 AGI )
  • Douglas County , WI 0.18 % ($31,000 AGI )
  • Dane County , WI 0.16 % ($92,636 AGI )
  • Dakota County , MN 0.15 % ($47,700 AGI )
  • Ashland County , WI 0.15 % ($29,700 AGI )

Relocation away from Sawyer County, WI

6.85 % of Sawyer 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 $36,974

Wisconsin Average 6.22 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Washburn County , WI 0.54 % ($27,919 AGI )
  • Barron County , WI 0.52 % ($31,257 AGI )
  • Eau Claire County , WI 0.40 % ($16,741 AGI )
  • Hennepin County , MN 0.29 % ($24,800 AGI )
  • Rusk County , WI 0.27 % ($29,444 AGI )
  • Chippewa County , WI 0.16 % ($27,091 AGI )
  • Bayfield County , WI 0.15 % ($21,800 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 Sawyer County, Wisconsin is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Sawyer County, Wisconsin


On 05/12/1998, a tornado touched down 13.6 miles from the center of Sawyer County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 07/10/1966, a tornado touched down 13.61 miles from the center of Sawyer County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 05/12/1998, a tornado touched down 14 miles from the center of Sawyer County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 08/09/1992, a tornado touched down 16.72 miles from the center of Sawyer County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 07/21/1971, a tornado touched down 19.27 miles from the center of Sawyer County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.



Storms In Sawyer County, Wisconsin

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
09/15/1994, 04:30 am 0 0 $10M --
09/15/1994, 01:30 am 0 0 $1M --
         
Hail        
04/26/1994, 01:10 pm 0 0 $1K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
05/30/1994, 05:55 pm 0 0 -- $5K
05/30/1994, 05:03 pm 0 0 $50K $500K
09/13/1993, 07:04 am 0 0 $1K $5K
09/13/1993, 06:48 am 0 0 -- $5K
09/13/1993, 06:40 am 0 0 $5K $5K
         



Tornados In Sawyer County, Wisconsin

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1998-05-12 3 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-05-12 3 300 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-08-09 1 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1992-08-09 4 100 1 0 0 -- --
  1968-06-29 11 300 2 0 0 $250K --
  1966-07-10 1 33 1 0 0 $25K --





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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 Sawyer 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 Sawyer County, Wisconsin


  • Sawyer County Jail


    Box 567, Hayward, WI 54843
    Capacity: 34
    Confined: 51
    Avg. Population: 58
    Year Built: 1975

  • Sawyer County Jail


    Box 567, Hayward, WI 54843
    Capacity: 34
    Confined: 51
    Avg. Population: 58
    Year Built: 1975


(updated 2006)



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