Barronett, Wisconsin

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Population in 2010: 442. Population change since 2000: +9.1%
 
Males: 242  (54.8%)
Females: 200  (45.2%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Wisconsin median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 54871.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $47,232 (it was $40,139 in 2000)
Barronett:

$47,232
WI:

$51,059
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,858 (it was $14,434 in 2000)

Barronett town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $124,399 (it was $72,500 in 2000)
Barronett:

$124,399
WI:

$165,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $185,579; Detached houses: $203,701; Mobile homes: $89,731; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $8,857
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Barronett races chart
  • White alone - 419 (94.8%)
  • Hispanic - 11 (2.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 6 (1.4%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (1.1%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Barronett: 140.3 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (36.0%), Norwegian (15.6%), United States (13.8%), Irish (10.4%), Swedish (9.4%), English (4.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1375 feet

Land area: 32.8 square miles.

Population density: 13 people per square mile   (very low).

Barronett,WI real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Barronett:

  • High school or higher: 84.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Barronett town:

  • Never married: 23.4%
  • Now married: 62.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 9.7%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Barronett, Wisconsin as of May 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Barronett to the number of sex offenders is 114 to 1.


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

Barronett town:  1.3% ($933)
Wisconsin:  2.0% ($2,245)
Barronett satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eau Claire, WI (64.6 miles , pop. 61,704).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (74.7 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (341.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Shell Lake, WI (2.2 miles ), Lakeland, WI (2.4 miles ), Bashaw, WI (2.6 miles ), Sarona, WI (2.7 miles ), Maple Plain, WI (2.9 miles ), Beaver Brook, WI (3.0 miles ), Bear Lake, WI (3.1 miles ), Cumberland, WI (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 45.68 N, Longitude: 91.98 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 715

Barronett household income distribution Barronett home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.6%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +31 (+8.3%).
Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (20%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Machinery (12%)
  • Metal and metal products (10%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Truck transportation (5%)
  • Health care (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Machinery (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Food (6%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (19%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (12%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (10%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)

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

Average climate in Barronett, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Barronett-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Wisconsin state average. It is 20% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/4/1958, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 46.3 miles away from the Barronett town center killed 21 people and injured 74 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/18/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.2 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 16 people and caused $10 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Barronett-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 196.2 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 208.3 miles away from Barronett center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 377.4 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 235.8 miles away from the city 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 330.3 miles away from Barronett center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 154.2 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 Washburn County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Barronett topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Barronett:

  • INDIANHEAD MED CTR Critical Access Hospitals (about 5 miles away; SHELL LAKE, WI)
  • HEARTS OF GOLD (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; SHELL LAKE, WI)
  • CUMBERLAND MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; CUMBERLAND, WI)
  • CUMBERLAND MEM HSPTL ECU (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CUMBERLAND, WI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Barronett:

  • Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (about 6 miles; Shell Lake, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,414)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stout (about 56 miles; Menomonie, WI; FT enrollment: 8,120)
  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls (about 66 miles; River Falls, WI; FT enrollment: 5,868)
  • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (about 66 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 10,143)
  • Chippewa Valley Technical College (about 66 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 4,038)
  • Century College (about 66 miles; White Bear Lake, MN; FT enrollment: 7,393)
  • University of Wisconsin-Superior (about 72 miles; Superior, WI; FT enrollment: 2,302)

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Washburn County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Barronett and their reported violations in the past:

TIMBERLAND PUB (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-18-2010), St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-18-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-12-2010)

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

  • SPEEDY C STOP (Population served: 65, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TIMBERLAND LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.3%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.5%
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: 0.6% of all households

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

6.0%
Whole state:

8.7%

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

3.3%
Whole state:

3.7%

Barronett compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage 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.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (59%)
  • Wood (18%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (17%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Utility gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Barronett town (based on Washburn County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.36%
Here: 46.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist Church The Wesleyan ChurchLutheran Church
Adherents33.9%27.8%9.8%7.7%7.2%
Congregations14.7%14.7%11.8%5.9%5.9%
NameWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodChurch of the NazareneNew Testament Association Independent Baptist Churches/Other Fundamental BaptistsGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesOther
Adherents2.4%2.2%1.9%1.6%5.4%
Congregations2.9%5.9%2.9%2.9%32.4%
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: 9
Washburn County:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Washburn County:

7.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Here:

17.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Washburn County:

27.1%
Wisconsin:

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

9.3%
State:

13.0%

5.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,942 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.40%
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 Barron County, WI  0.91% ($27,770 average AGI)
from Sawyer County, WI  0.33% ($27,591)
from Douglas County, WI  0.28% ($17,632)


5.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,167 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
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 Barron County, WI  1.08% ($25,083 average AGI)
to Eau Claire County, WI  0.31% ($27,667)
to Burnett County, WI  0.30% ($24,200)

Strongest AM radio stations in Barronett:

  • WCSW (940 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SHELL LAKE, WI; Owner: ZOE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAQE (1090 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RICE LAKE, WI; Owner: TKC, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • 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))
  • WHSM (910 AM; 5 kW; HAYWARD, WI; Owner: QB BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • 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)
  • WJMC (1240 AM; 1 kW; RICE LAKE, WI; Owner: TKC, INC.)
  • WXCE (1260 AM; 5 kW; AMERY, WI; Owner: LAKE COUNTRY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Barronett:

  • WGMO (95.3 FM; SHELL LAKE, WI; Owner: ZOE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKFX (97.7 FM; RICE LAKE, WI; Owner: TKC, INC.)
  • WJMC-FM (96.1 FM; RICE LAKE, WI; Owner: TKC, INC.)
  • WAQE-FM (97.7 FM; BARRON, WI; Owner: TKC, INC.)
  • WLMX-FM (104.9 FM; BALSAM LAKE, WI; Owner: QUARNSTROM MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WHWC (88.3 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WOJB (88.9 FM; RESERVE, WI; Owner: LAC COURTE OREILLES OJIBWA PUBLIC)
  • WXCX (105.7 FM; SIREN, WI; Owner: QUARNSTROM MEDIA GROUP, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Barronett:

  • W57AS (Channel 57; SPOONER, WI; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHWC-TV (Channel 28; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • W24CL (Channel 24; GRANTSBURG, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Kurt L Baumgarten, Site Located On 30th Avenue, .75 Miles West Of Highway 63 (Lat: 45.641306 Lon: -92.008694), Type: 100.9, Overall height: 99.1 m
    Registrant: 6087871338, Klb@dairynet.Com, 3200 EAST AVENUE SOUTH
  • Kurt L Baumgarten, Site Located On 30th Avenue, .75 Miles West Of Highway 63 (Lat: 45.641306 Lon: -92.008694), Type: 100.9, Overall height: 99.1 m
    Registrant: 6087871338, Klb@dairynet.Com, 3200 EAST AVENUE SOUTH
  • KERRY R GROETSCH, Site Located On 30th Avenue, .75 Miles West Of Highway 63 (Lat: 45.641306 Lon: -92.008694), Type: 100.9, Overall height: 99.1 m
    Registrant: 8322301809, Mona@fcc-Expert.Com, 3730 KIRBY DRIVE, STE 1200, PMB 165

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 45.583556 Lon: -91.995167, Call Sign: WPIR424
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.975 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/23/2005, Expiration Date: 10/24/2015, Certifier: John Peterson
    Registrant: Rassbach Communications, 405 N. Hastings Pl., Eau Claire, WI 54703, Phone: (715) 832-6763, Fax: (715) 832-1698, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • SHELL LAKE, WI, Site Located On 30th Avenue, .75 Miles West Of Highway 63 (Lat: 45.641306 Lon: -92.008694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 99.1 m, Overall height: 100.9 m, Call Sign: WQFU233
    Assigned Frequencies: 6774.37 MHz, 6765.62 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6093.45 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/03/2006, Expiration Date: 10/03/2016, Certifier: Kerry R Groetsch
    Registrant: Mona Lee & Associates, LLC, 3730 Kirby Drive, Suite 1200, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: (832) 230-1809, Fax: (713) 831-6899, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB9PEY
    Grant Date: 12/23/1996, Expiration Date: 12/23/2006, Cancellation Date: 12/24/2008
    Registrant: Chris D Roberts, 20951 Odden Rd, Barronett, WI 54813

Most common first names in Barronett, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Carl473.2 years
George474.0 years
John481.7 years
Marie481.0 years
Robert454.5 years
William386.0 years
David262.0 years
Arthur273.5 years
Alice286.5 years
Eugene261.0 years
Most common last names in Barronett, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Arnes670.3 years
Rylander681.2 years
Jerry562.8 years
Lindemann467.2 years
Johnson380.6 years
Lundervold371.0 years
Fogelberg362.7 years
Nelson372.0 years
Rydberg372.0 years
Dillon288.0 years
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