Arkansaw, Wisconsin

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Population in 2010: 177.
Males: 85  (48.1%)
Females: 92  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  33.5 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.4 years

Zip code: 54721

Estimated median household income in 2016: $53,415
Arkansaw:

$53,415
WI:

$56,811

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $27,761

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $147,168
Arkansaw:

$147,168
WI:

$173,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $170,433; Detached houses: $176,554; Townhouses or other attached units: $110,231; In 2-unit structures: $312,040; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $141,381; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $281,413; Mobile homes: $39,346

Median gross rent in 2016: $635.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Arkansaw: 88.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (38.3%), American (37.2%), Austrian (5.3%), Irish (5.3%), Norwegian (1.1%), Polish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 790 feet

For population 25 years and over in Arkansaw:

  • High school or higher: 92.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%

For population 15 years and over in Arkansaw CDP:

  • Never married: 25.6%
  • Now married: 66.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 3.5%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Arkansaw, Wisconsin as of December 11, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Arkansaw to the number of sex offenders is 155 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,913 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,258 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eau Claire, WI (29.3 miles , pop. 61,704).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (57.6 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (292.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Waterville, WI (1.2 miles ), Waubeek, WI (1.6 miles ), Durand, WI (1.9 miles ), Maxville, WI (2.3 miles ), Plum City, WI (2.8 miles ), Rock Elm, WI (3.2 miles ), Downsville, WI (3.3 miles) , Elmwood, WI (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 44.63 N, Longitude: 92.03 W

Area code: 715

Arkansaw household income distribution Arkansaw home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.9%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (39%)
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (16%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (2%)
  • Other services, except public administration (2%)
  • Manufacturing (50%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (46%)
  • Transportation occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (2%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (49%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)

Tornado activity:

Arkansaw-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 19% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/4/1958, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 23.5 miles away from the Arkansaw place center killed 21 people and injured 74 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/24/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.8 miles away from the place center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Arkansaw-area historical earthquake activity is below Wisconsin state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 208.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 219.9 miles away from Arkansaw center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 270.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 365.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 248.6 miles away from Arkansaw center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 147.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pepin County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Arkansaw:

  • PEPIN CTY NUR SVC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; DURAND, WI)
  • OAKVIEW CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; DURAND, WI)
  • PLUM CITY CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PLUM CITY, WI)
  • HERITAGE OF ELMWOOD NH (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ELMWOOD, WI)

airports located in Arkansaw:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Arkansaw:

  • University of Wisconsin-Stout (about 19 miles; Menomonie, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,120)
  • Chippewa Valley Technical College (about 29 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 4,038)
  • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (about 29 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 10,143)
  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls (about 33 miles; River Falls, WI; FT enrollment: 5,868)
  • Saint Mary's University of Minnesota (about 44 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 4,022)
  • Winona State University (about 45 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 8,397)
  • Rochester Community and Technical College (about 47 miles; Rochester, MN; FT enrollment: 4,444)

Public elementary/middle school in Arkansaw:

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Pepin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 5.8%
(6.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  58.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.5%
Whole state:  7.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.1
Wisconsin average:

10.4

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Arkansaw CDP (based on Pepin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,1803
Mainline Protestant1,7737
Evangelical Protestant5689
Other1401
None2,808-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Pepin County:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Pepin County:

5.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Here:

13.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.2%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Pepin County:

28.7%
Wisconsin:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.4%
State:

13.0%

5.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,742 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dunn County, WI  0.86% ($32,320 average AGI)
from Buffalo County, WI  0.62% ($28,722)
from Pierce County, WI  0.59% ($39,471)


6.40% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,431 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.40%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dunn County, WI  1.23% ($35,194 average AGI)
to Eau Claire County, WI  0.85% ($36,280)
to Buffalo County, WI  0.58% ($34,059)

Strongest AM radio stations in Arkansaw:

  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQOQ (1430 AM; 2 kW; DURAND, WI; Owner: ZOE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WAYY (790 AM; 5 kW; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WEAQ (1150 AM; 5 kW; CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • KOLM (1520 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTED COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Arkansaw:

  • WDMO (95.9 FM; DURAND, WI; Owner: ZOE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWNG (105.9 FM; RED WING, MN; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W211AY (90.1 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WHWC (88.3 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • KMFX-FM (102.5 FM; LAKE CITY, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVSS (90.7 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • KLCH (94.9 FM; LAKE CITY, MN; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WAXX (104.5 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • WUEC (89.7 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • KNXR (97.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: UNITED AUDIO CORPORATION)
  • WMEQ-FM (92.1 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WECL (92.9 FM; ELK MOUND, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • WBIZ-FM (100.7 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Arkansaw:

  • WHWC-TV (Channel 28; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WQOW-TV (Channel 18; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: WXOW-WQOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WEAU-TV (Channel 13; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: WEAU LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WKBT (Channel 8; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: QUEENB TELEVISION, LLC)
  • KXLT-TV (Channel 47; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SHOCKLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K57CN (Channel 57; WABASHA, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEUX (Channel 48; CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI; Owner: GRANT MEDIA INC.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Rural Route 2 Box 52-A (96808) (Lat: 44.670000 Lon: -92.123889), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 126.5 m, Call Sign: KNKQ441, Licensee ID: L00128694
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 11/06/2012, Expiration Date: 10/01/2022, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility Spectrum LLC

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • Fred Kleber, Rt. 2 Box 52a (Lat: 44.670000 Lon: -92.123889), Type: 126.5, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: 5619950320, Fcc-Contact@global-Towers.Com, 1801 CLINT MOORE ROAD, SUITE 215
  • Timothy J Duffy, Rt. 2 Box 52a (Lat: 44.670000 Lon: -92.123889), Type: 126.5, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: 2027834141, Jcohen@wbklaw.Com, 2300 N STREET, N.W., SUITE 700
  • Timothy J Duffy, Rt. 2 Box 52a (Lat: 44.670000 Lon: -92.123889), Type: 126.5, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: 2027834141, Jcohen@wbklaw.Com, 2300 N STREET, NW, SUITE 700
  • Leslie N Nixon, Rt. 2 Box 52a (Lat: 44.670000 Lon: -92.123889), Type: 126.5, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: 5619950320, Fcc-Contact@gtpsites.Com, 750 PARK OF COMMERCE BLVD, ST. 300
  • Kristen Cesana, Rt. 2 Box 52a (Lat: 44.670000 Lon: -92.123889), Type: 126.5, Structure height: 55091 m, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: 5619950320, Fcc-Contact@gtpsites.Com, 750 PARK OF COMMERCE BLVD, ST. 300
  • Rt. 2 Box 52a (Lat: 44.670000 Lon: -92.123889), Type: 126.5, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: 9144220800, Price3@mindspring.Com, 711 WESTCHESTER AVENUE

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 44.683333 Lon: -92.019972, Call Sign: WQRU492
    Assigned Frequencies: 150.815 MHz, 150.867 MHzGrant Date: 07/29/2013, Expiration Date: 07/29/2023, Certifier: Stephen J BrennerRegistrant: Two-Way Communications, 705 S Barstow, Eau Claire, WI 54701, Phone: (715) 832-3202, Fax: (715) 832-4177, Email:
  • Lat: 44.656861 Lon: -92.086194, Call Sign: WQVH773, Licensee ID: L01919535
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.532 MHz, 151.850 MHzGrant Date: 02/17/2015, Expiration Date: 02/17/2025, Certifier: Sam MillirenRegistrant: Sam Milliren, W 8140 City Rd Z, Arkansaw, WI 54721, Phone: (715) 495-3674, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • ARKANSAW, Rural Route 2 Box 52-A (Lat: 44.670000 Lon: -92.123889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 126.5 m, Call Sign: WPJB360, Licensee ID: L00128694
    Assigned Frequencies: 2174.80 MHzGrant Date: 03/08/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 01/18/2012, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: New Cingular Wireless Pcs, LLC
  • ARKANSAW, Rural Route 2 Box 52-A (Lat: 44.670000 Lon: -92.123889), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 126.5 m, Call Sign: WQTK553
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHzGrant Date: 02/24/2014, Expiration Date: 02/24/2024, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave #1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 1-1/2 Mile North Of (Lat: 44.659389 Lon: -92.027667), Call Sign: KNKM435
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHzGrant Date: 08/21/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018Registrant: 318 Third Ave W, Durand, WI 54736, Phone: (715) 672-4204, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB9MOZ, Licensee ID: L01080851, Grant Date: 12/29/2015, Expiration Date: 02/02/2026, Certifier: Micheal D Schneider, Registrant: Micheal D Schneider, E 1863 Co Rd Z, Arkansaw, WI 54721
  • Call Sign: KB9MSI, Licensee ID: L01086307, Grant Date: 12/23/2015, Expiration Date: 02/13/2026, Certifier: Mary A Schneider, Registrant: Mary A Schneider, E 1863 Co Rd Z, Arkansaw, WI 54721
  • Call Sign: N9BPW, Licensee ID: L01113574, Grant Date: 02/03/2016, Expiration Date: 03/14/2026, Certifier: Keith B Smith, Registrant: Keith B Smith, N5898 Sunnybrook Rd, Arkansaw, WI 54721

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 29753 , Serial Number: 10288, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 01/14/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Bruce H Stafford, W8594 Stafford Ln, Arkansaw, WI 54721
  • Aircraft: HILLER UH-12E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 72 mph), Engine: LYCOMING VO-540 SER (305 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 62417 , Serial Number: 1158, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 03/26/1991
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas C Irvine, N5285 County Rd N, Arkansaw, WI 54721
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 76186 , Serial Number: 10583, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/21/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Bruce H Stafford, W8594 Stafford Ln, Arkansaw, WI 54721

Drinking water stations with addresses in Arkansaw that have no violations reported:

  • ST JOSEPHS CATHOLIC CHURCH (Population served: 120, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MOLLYS ON MAIN (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Arkansaw compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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