Bear Creek, Wisconsin

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Population in 2017: 443 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.7%
 
Males: 231  (52.2%)
Females: 212  (47.8%)
Median resident age:

36.6 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 54922.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,139 (it was $39,375 in 2000)
Bear Creek:

$56,139
WI:

$59,305

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,545 (it was $16,556 in 2000)

Bear Creek village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $89,934 (it was $64,200 in 2000)
Bear Creek:

$89,934
WI:

$178,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $203,078; detached houses: $207,729; townhouses or other attached units: $160,065; in 2-unit structures: $83,717; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $273,567; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $82,262; mobile homes: $132,318

Median gross rent in 2017: $736.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bear Creek: 86.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.6%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.3% for American Indian residents, 40.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Bear Creek, WI (2010)
    • 27360.9%White alone
    • 17037.9%Hispanic
    • 30.7%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Black alone
    • 10.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Bear Creek, Wisconsin as of August 11, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bear Creek is 74 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (20.1%), Irish (6.8%), French (2.2%), English (1.8%), French Canadian (1.8%), Polish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1902

Elevation: 817 feet

Land area: 0.92 square miles.

Population density: 479 people per square mile   (low).

Bear Creek, Wisconsin map

62 residents are foreign born (15.1% Latin America).

This village:

15.1%
Wisconsin:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,598 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,569 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Appleton, WI (24.3 miles , pop. 70,087).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (106.0 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (193.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Maple Creek, WI (2.2 miles ),
Clintonville, WI (2.6 miles ),
Matteson, WI (2.7 miles ),
Larrabee, WI (2.8 miles ),
Northport, WI (3.0 miles ),
Shiocton, WI (3.1 miles ),
Bovina, WI (3.1 miles ),
Embarrass, WI (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 44.53 N, Longitude: 88.73 W

Area code: 715

Distribution of median household income in Bear Creek, WI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Bear Creek, WI in 2017
Bear Creek satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $35,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $30,000
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.9%
Wisconsin:

3.3%
Most common industries in Bear Creek, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (12.1%)
  • Food (10.7%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.8%)
  • Machinery (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (21.4%)
  • Machinery (7.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.8%)
  • Food (6.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.8%)
  • Wood products (5.1%)
  • Truck transportation (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food (15.7%)
  • Health care (15.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.1%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.6%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (4.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Bear Creek, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (11.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.3%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.4%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.8%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (6.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (12.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.6%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (4.5%)

Average climate in Bear Creek, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Bear Creek, Wisconsin average temperatures Bear Creek, Wisconsin average precipitation Bear Creek, Wisconsin humidity Bear Creek, Wisconsin wind speed Bear Creek, Wisconsin snowfall Bear Creek, Wisconsin sunshine Bear Creek, Wisconsin clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2016 was 58.0. This is better than average.

City:

58.0
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 6.47. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.47
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Bear Creek-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 16% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/26/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.9 miles away from the Bear Creek village center killed 6 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/27/1984, a category F4 tornado 21.8 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bear Creek-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 212.5 miles away from Bear Creek center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 365.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 432.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 354.2 miles away from Bear Creek center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 470.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 197.5 miles away from Bear Creek center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Outagamie County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bear Creek topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bear Creek:

  • CLINTONVILLE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; CLINTONVILLE, WI)
  • BEHLING MEMORIAL HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CLINTONVILLE, WI)
  • PINE MANOR HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CLINTONVILLE, WI)
  • MANAWA COM NUR CTR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MANAWA, WI)
  • ST JOSEPH RESIDENCE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; NEW LONDON, WI)

Amtrak stations near Bear Creek:

  • 7 miles: CLINTONVILLE (20 S. MAIN ST.) - Bus Station
  • 10 miles: NEW LONDON (501 S. PEARL ST.) - Bus Station
  • 14 miles: MARION (U.S. HWY 45) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bear Creek:

  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 22 miles; Appleton, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,682)
  • Lawrence University (about 25 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 2,821)
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (about 31 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 6,069)
  • Saint Norbert College (about 34 miles; De Pere, WI; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (about 36 miles; Oshkosh, WI; FT enrollment: 10,637)
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (about 40 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 5,415)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 42 miles; Stevens Point, WI; FT enrollment: 9,089)

Public high school in Bear Creek:

  • GIBRALTAR HIGH (Students: 191, Location: 3924 STATE HIGHWAY 42, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Bear Creek:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Bear Creek Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Outagamie 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 Bear Creek and their reported violations in the past:

BEAR CREEK WATERWORKS (Population served: 418, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Other (FEB-29-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-12-2009), St Other (MAY-13-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAY-14-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-14-2009)
  • One minor monitoring violation

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

  • ST PAUL LUTHERAN CH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TRINITY LUTHERAN CH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.9 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

73.5%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

6.5%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Banks with branches in Bear Creek (2011 data):

  • Premier Community Bank: Bear Creek Branch at Railway Avenue, branch established on 1945/12/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $195.6 mil, Deposits: $159.8 mil, headquarters in Marion, WI, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: M.S.b. Bancorporation, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Bear Creek:

Marital status in Bear Creek, WI
  • Never married: 33.7%
  • Now married: 50.6%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

For population 25 years and over in Bear Creek:

  • High school or higher: 80.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Wisconsin average:

10.4

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bear Creek, WI (based on Outagamie County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic72,01423
Evangelical Protestant31,44772
Mainline Protestant22,90829
Other2,63513
Orthodox2242
None47,467-
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: 29
Here:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 71
Outagamie County:

4.09 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 149
Outagamie County:

8.58 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

7.5%
State:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Outagamie County:

27.1%
Wisconsin:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Outagamie County:

14.1%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.4%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

40.7%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Bear Creek:

28.7
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bear Creek:

25.9%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.1%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bear Creek:

6.8
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Bear Creek:

32.2%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Bear Creek:

53.4%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Bear Creek:

77.9%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bear Creek, WI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$975
Firefighters 0$0 50$34
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$2,204
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$850
Totals for Government 0$0 60$4,063

Bear Creek government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $183,000 ($413.09)
    Sewerage: $108,000 ($243.79)
    Local Fire Protection: $94,000 ($212.19)
    Regular Highways: $60,000 ($135.44)
    Central Staff Services: $46,000 ($103.84)
    Solid Waste Management: $33,000 ($74.49)
    General Public Buildings: $30,000 ($67.72)
    Financial Administration: $22,000 ($49.66)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($27.09)
    Health - Other: $8,000 ($18.06)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($9.03)
    Housing and Community Development: $4,000 ($9.03)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $12,000 ($27.09)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $33,000 ($74.49)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($2.26)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $97,000 ($218.96)

Bear Creek government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $78,000 ($176.07)
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000 ($69.98)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $3,000 ($6.77)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $31,000 ($69.98)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $26,000 ($58.69)
    Donations From Private Sources: $13,000 ($29.35)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($13.54)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($4.51)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($2.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $116,000 ($261.85)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $221,000 ($498.87)
    Highways: $14,000 ($31.60)
    Other: $1,000 ($2.26)
  • Tax - Property: $38,000 ($85.78)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000 ($2.26)

Bear Creek government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $332,000 ($749.44)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $275,000 ($620.77)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $57,000 ($128.67)

Bear Creek government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $717,000 ($1618.51)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $168,000 ($379.23)

7.12% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($53,964 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.12%
Wisconsin average:

5.63%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Winnebago County, WI  2.01% ($59,783 average AGI)
from Brown County, WI  0.85% ($44,668)
from Calumet County, WI  0.74% ($59,538)


6.92% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,855 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.92%
Wisconsin average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Winnebago County, WI  1.87% ($45,235 average AGI)
to Brown County, WI  0.77% ($43,871)
to Calumet County, WI  0.77% ($64,032)

Businesses in Bear Creek, WI

  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Bear Creek:

  • WFCL (1380 AM; 4 kW; CLINTONVILLE, WI; Owner: RESULTS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDUX (800 AM; 5 kW; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: LAIRD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WTAQ (1360 AM; 10 kW; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WTCH (960 AM; 1 kW; SHAWANO, WI; Owner: RESULTS BROADCASTING OF SHAWANO, INC.)
  • WRIG (1390 AM; 10 kW; SCHOFIELD, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNFL (1440 AM; 5 kW; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bear Creek:

  • WJMQ (92.3 FM; CLINTONVILLE, WI; Owner: RESULTS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WOZZ (93.5 FM; NEW LONDON, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WAPL-FM (105.7 FM; APPLETON, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIXX (101.1 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRVM (102.7 FM; SURING, WI; Owner: WRVM, INC.)
  • WHID (88.1 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: BD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIV OF WI SYS)
  • WPNE-FM (89.3 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WOGB (103.1 FM; KAUKAUNA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNCY-FM (100.3 FM; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WECB (104.3 FM; SEYMOUR, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WXWX (107.5 FM; BRILLION, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKSZ (95.9 FM; DE PERE, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WOWN (99.3 FM; SHAWANO, WI; Owner: RESULTS BROADCASTING OF SHAWANO, INC.)
  • WQLH (98.5 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPCK (104.9 FM; KAUKAUNA, WI; Owner: MIDWEST DIMENSIONS, INC.)
  • WLFM (91.1 FM; APPLETON, WI; Owner: LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN)
  • WEMI (91.9 FM; APPLETON, WI; Owner: EVANGEL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WDUX-FM (92.7 FM; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: LAIRD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bear Creek:

  • W66DC (Channel 66; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WIWB (Channel 14; SURING, WI; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF WISCONSIN, LLC)
  • WBAY-TV (Channel 2; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF GREEN BAY, INC.)
  • WLUK-TV (Channel 11; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFRV-TV (Channel 5; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPNE (Channel 38; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
  • WGBA (Channel 26; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: ARIES TELECOMMUNICATION CORPORATION)
  • WACY (Channel 32; APPLETON, WI; Owner: ACE TV, INC.)
  • W24BV (Channel 24; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Bear Creek fatal accident list:

Jun 3, 2000 09:09 PM, Sr-76, Lat: 44.531353, Lon: -88.736723, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 16, 1998 06:20 PM, Sr-76, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 5.9mTotal length
  • 9,702Total average daily traffic
  • 592Total average daily truck traffic
  • 15,511Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bear Creek)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • PUMP HOUSE, Lat: 44.533611 Lon: -88.733361, Call Sign: WQOX392,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.487 MHz, Grant Date: 02/23/2012, Expiration Date: 02/23/2022, Certifier: Betty A Miller, Registrant: Jsm Communications, N5764 Cth Tt, Sheboygan Falls, WI 53085, Phone: (920) 467-2281, Email:
  • 400 Clark Street (Lat: 44.527111 Lon: -88.725833), Type: Bant, Structure height: 10 m, Call Sign: WQPM997,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.400 MHz, 463.212 MHz, Grant Date: 07/03/2012, Expiration Date: 07/03/2022, Certifier: Loren Guyette, Registrant: Baycom Inc, 2040 Radisson Street, Green Bay, WI 54302, Phone: (920) 544-4248, Fax: (920) 544-4248, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • BEAR CREEK, 414 W Willow Street (Lat: 44.531667 Lon: -88.732250), Type: Tank, Structure height: 40.2 m, Call Sign: WRAX480,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/03/2018, Expiration Date: 04/03/2028, Certifier: Dwayne Laztke, Registrant: Intelpath, Hindsdale, IL 60522, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB7YGG, Licensee ID: L00546388, Grant Date: 10/24/2003, Expiration Date: 10/24/2013, Cancellation Date: 10/27/2015, Certifier: Charles E Zuercher, Registrant: Charles E Zuercher, N8174 County Hwy T, Bear Creek, WI 54922
  • Call Sign: N9TXY, Grant Date: 12/17/1998, Expiration Date: 06/08/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/09/2005, Registrant: Lois M Holden, E 7837 Symco Rd, Bear Creek, WI 54922
  • Call Sign: W9CUW, Licensee ID: L00217810, Grant Date: 01/22/2008, Expiration Date: 02/09/2018, Certifier: Charles C Dawson, Registrant: Charles C Dawson, N8163 Poplar Rd, Bear Creek, WI 54922-9618

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: VANS AIRCRAFT INC RV-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 4830P , Serial Number: 12024, Year manufactured: 2013, Airworthiness Date: 03/03/2014, Certificate Issue Date: 04/30/2015
    Registrant (LLC): Plane Guys Aviation LLC, E8650 Blueberry Rd, Bear Creek, WI 54922
  • Aircraft: RANS INC S-7LS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 844PW , Serial Number: 0407461, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 08/07/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 07/07/2009
    Registrant (LLC): Plane Guys Aviation LLC, E8650 Blueberry Rd, Bear Creek, WI 54922
  • Aircraft: FANTASY AIR SRO ALLEGRO 2000 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 5064E , Serial Number: 05-720, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 04/29/2006, Certificate Issue Date: 09/19/2006
    Registrant (Corporation): Plane Guys Aviation LLC, E8650 Blueberry Rd, Bear Creek, WI 54922
  • Aircraft: ANDERSON PETER J REVELATION (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6116S , Serial Number: RE00/0001, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 07/20/2001, Certificate Issue Date: 05/14/2001
    Registrant (Individual): Peter J Andersen, E8650 Blueberry Rd, Bear Creek, WI 54922

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$128,070
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0132.00

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 7. The highest number of fire incidents - 14 took place in 2006, and the least - 1 in 2005. The data has a constant trend.
    Fire incident types in Bear Creek, WI When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (44.2%), and Outside Fires (26.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Bear Creek, WI
    • 4644.2%Structure Fires
    • 2726.0%Outside Fires
    • 1918.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1211.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bear Creek, WI
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bear Creek, WI
  • 92.8%Utility gas
  • 3.1%Wood
  • 2.1%Electricity
  • 2.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bear Creek, WI
  • 50.0%Electricity
  • 48.3%Utility gas
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Bear Creek compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 9 patent applications in 2008-2020.