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Population in 2010: 398. Population change since 2000: +7.0%
 

Males: 213  (53.5%)
Females: 185  (46.5%)

Median resident age:  44.5 years
Wisconsin median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 54565, 54840.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $35,529 (it was $31,818 in 2000)
Anderson:

$35,529
WI:

$51,059
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,637

Anderson town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $114,026 (it was $64,400 in 2000)
Anderson:

$114,026
WI:

$165,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $130,816; Detached houses: $144,332; In 2-unit structures: $81,288; Mobile homes: $66,611

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Anderson races chart
  • White alone - 392 (98.5%)
  • Two or more races - 4 (1.0%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.3%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (0.3%)

Races in Anderson detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Anderson: 142.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (48.4%), Swedish (28.5%), Norwegian (23.9%), Irish (11.6%), Polish (8.6%), English (5.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 870 feet

Land area: 62.8 square miles.

Population density: 6.3 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




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For population 25 years and over in Anderson:

  • High school or higher: 86.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Anderson town:

  • Never married: 20.6%
  • Now married: 60.7%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

4 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.1%
Wisconsin:  4.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Anderson town:  1.0% ($660)
Wisconsin:  2.0% ($2,245)
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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coon Rapids, MN (44.6 miles , pop. 61,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (53.3 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (366.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Sterling, WI (2.3 miles ), Trade Lake, WI (2.7 miles ), Grantsburg, WI (2.7 miles ), Laketown, WI (3.0 miles ), Wood River, WI (3.1 miles ), Rock Creek, MN (3.2 miles ), Rush City, MN (3.3 miles ), Eureka, WI (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 45.68 N, Longitude: 92.74 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 715

Anderson household income distribution Anderson home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.7%
Wisconsin:

6.8%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +51 (+15.9%).

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Plastics and rubber products (16%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Repair and maintenance (10%)
  • Metal and metal products (8%)
  • Machinery (8%)
  • Transportation equipment (5%)
  • Wood products (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (8%)
  • Metal and metal products (7%)
  • Apparel (5%)
  • Wood products (5%)
  • Machinery (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (24%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Carpenters (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (13%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (7%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)

Work and jobs in Anderson: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Anderson, Wisconsin

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Tornado activity:

Anderson-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 35% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.7 miles away from the Anderson town center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 6/18/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.3 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 16 people and caused $10 million in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Burnett County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Anderson:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - RUSH CITY (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; RUSH CITY, MN)
  • HILLCREST HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; RUSH CITY, MN)
  • RUSH CITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 12 miles away; RUSH CITY, MN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Anderson:

  • Century Community and Technical College (about 46 miles; White Bear Lake, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,930)
  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 46 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; FT enrollment: 4,104)
  • Bethel University (about 48 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 3,411)
  • Northwestern College (about 50 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 2,046)
  • North Hennepin Community College (about 51 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 2,985)
  • Hennepin Technical College (about 52 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 2,552)
  • Metropolitan State University (about 53 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 2,673)

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Notable location: Anderson Townhall (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Anderson include: Pleasant Prairie Church (A), Bethany Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Logging Creek Cemetery (1), Saint Olaf Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Little Holmes Lake (A), Canute Creek Flowage (B), County Trunk O Flowage (C), Logging Creek Flowage 6 (D), Daniels Flowage (E), Dueholm Flowage (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

River: North Fork Trade River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Anderson include: Fish Lake Meadow State Natural Area (1), Fish Lake Pines State Natural Area (2), Saint Croix Seeps State Natural Area (3), Fish Lake State Wildlife Area (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Burnett County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  Ozone  PM10 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 37.1. This is about average.
City:

37.1
U.S.:

32.0
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 23.8. This is about average. There were 17 monitors within city limits.
City:

23.8
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.6. This is about average. There were 58 monitors within city limits.
City:

18.6
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.4. This is about average. There were 13 monitors within city limits.
City:

11.4
U.S.:

9.6
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 0.194. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.194
U.S.:

0.607


Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.5%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  12.1%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.2% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

7.7%
Whole state:

8.7%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.4%
Whole state:

3.7%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Anderson, WI

Anderson compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (61%)
  • Wood (21%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (12%)
  • Electricity (6%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Anderson town (based on Burnett County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 37.57%
Here37.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchBaptist General ConferenceLutheran Church
Adherents44.1%26.2%9.9%7.4%3.8%
Congregations27.6%13.8%17.2%10.3%6.9%
Name The Evangelical Covenant ChurchAssemblies of God The Wesleyan ChurchEvangelical Free Church of AmericaOther
Adherents3.3%2.1%1.2%1.1%1.0%
Congregations6.9%3.4%3.4%3.4%6.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Burnett County:

3.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Burnett County:

4.91 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
This county:

16.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Burnett County:

9.8%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Burnett County:

28.3%
State:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.0%
State:

13.0%

6.39% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,276 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.39%
Wisconsin average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Polk County, WI  1.02% ($34,750 average AGI)
from Ramsey County, MN  0.51% ($38,031)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.40% ($62,880)


6.70% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,581 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.70%
Wisconsin average:

6.22%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Polk County, WI  1.15% ($25,972 average AGI)
to Washburn County, WI  0.46% ($29,414)
to Barron County, WI  0.37% ($26,174)

Strongest AM radio stations in Anderson:

  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WXCE (1260 AM; 5 kW; AMERY, WI; Owner: LAKE COUNTRY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • WCMP (1350 AM; 1 kW; PINE CITY, MN; Owner: QUEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDSM (710 AM; 10 kW; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • WWJC (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: WWJC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Anderson:

  • WXPT (104.1 FM; ST. LOUIS PARK, MN; Owner: THE AUDIO HOUSE, INC.)
  • KNOW-FM (91.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KJZI (100.3 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WLTE (102.9 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-FM (94.5 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-FM, LLC, A DELAWARE LLC)
  • WXCX (105.7 FM; SIREN, WI; Owner: QUARNSTROM MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • KQQL (107.9 FM; ANOKA, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMKL (90.3 FM; NORTH BRANCH, MN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WGVY (105.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • WCMP-FM (100.9 FM; PINE CITY, MN; Owner: QUARNSTROM MEDIA GROUP, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Anderson:

  • KMSP-TV (Channel 9; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KARE (Channel 11; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-TV (Channel 5; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTCA-TV (Channel 2; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W24CL (Channel 24; GRANTSBURG, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WCCO-TV (Channel 4; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTCI-TV (Channel 17; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KSTC-TV (Channel 45; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMWB (Channel 23; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KLGT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WFTC (Channel 29; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)

National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 8 meters (26ft)
Total average daily traffic: 4,310
Total average daily truck traffic: 341
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 5,885

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