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Population in 2012: 3,583 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.0%
 

Males: 1,645  (45.9%)
Females: 1,938  (54.1%)

Median resident age:  41.6 years
Wisconsin median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 54615.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $35,524 (it was $33,555 in 2000)
Black River Falls:

$35,524
WI:

$51,059
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $24,177

Black River Falls city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $118,182 (it was $77,900 in 2000)
Black River Falls:

$118,182
WI:

$165,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $125,407; Detached houses: $124,944; Townhouses or other attached units: $151,619; In 2-unit structures: $295,842; Mobile homes: $57,319

Median gross rent in 2012: $547.

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  • White alone - 3,461 (95.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 125 (3.4%)
  • Black alone - 22 (0.6%)
  • Asian alone - 14 (0.4%)
  • Hispanic - 11 (0.3%)
  • Two or more races - 4 (0.1%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Black River Falls: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (32.4%), Norwegian (24.5%), Irish (7.4%), English (4.5%), French (2.6%), Polish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1883

Elevation: 796 feet

Land area: 3.16 square miles.

Population density: 1,135 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Black River Falls:

  • High school or higher: 89.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Black River Falls city:

  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 40.4%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 14.8%
  • Divorced: 18.8%

65 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.8%
Wisconsin:  4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 34 registered sex offenders living in Black River Falls, Wisconsin as of October 31, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Black River Falls to the number of sex offenders is 105 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,290 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,941 (1.8%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: La Crosse, WI (38.5 miles , pop. 51,818).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (111.5 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (233.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Brockway, WI (1.7 miles ), Komensky, WI (2.9 miles ), Irving, WI (3.0 miles ), Hatfield, WI (3.2 miles) , Hixton, WI (3.2 miles ), Alma Center, WI (3.2 miles ), Merrillan, WI (3.2 miles ), Dewhurst, WI (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $137,600
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $158,800
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $86,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $86,000
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $193,400
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $153,300
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $158,600
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $160,800
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $375,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,200
  • 2012: 0 buildings

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Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 44.30 N, Longitude: 90.85 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Deer Capital of Wisconsin

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,400 (+66.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,051 (61.9%)

Area code: 715

Black River Falls household income distribution Black River Falls home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Black River Falls by Year
Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 03200001
per 100,000 0.085.857.90.00.00.00.027.4
Robberies 10000000
per 100,000 27.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 344422411
per 100,000 83.8114.4115.7116.459.159.1110.0301.2
Burglaries 24141419331438
per 100,000 670.2400.2405.1553.1975.8414.082.5219.1
Thefts 66152118117111128127187
per 100,000 1843.14345.33414.43406.13282.13784.73490.95120.5
Auto thefts 13644150
per 100,000 27.985.8173.6116.4118.329.6137.40.0
Arson 00000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.029.60.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.3) 122.2247.9205.0171.4182.4160.7147.3249.7

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Crime rate in Black River Falls detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.10
Wisconsin average:

2.22

Black River Falls, Wisconsin accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.0%
Wisconsin:

6.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -9 (-0.2%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (41%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Secondary school teachers (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Registered nurses (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Child care workers (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Black River Falls-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 63% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.5 miles away from the Black River Falls city center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/4/1958, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 38.7 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Black River Falls topographic map

Birthplace of: Truman Lowe - Hochunk sculptor, Ernie Rudolph - Baseball player, Phil Haugstad - Baseball player.


Hospitals/medical centers in Black River Falls:

  • GUNDERSEN LUTHERAN RENAL DIALYSIS - BLACK RIVER FALLS (Dialysis Facility, 711 W ADAMS STREET)
  • BLACK RIVER MEMORIAL HOMECARE (Home Health Center, 711 WEST ADAMS)
  • BLACK RIVER MEM HSPTL (Critical Access Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 711 W ADAMS ST)
  • FAMILY HERITAGE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 1311 TYLER ST)
  • PINE VIEW CARE CTR (Nursing Home, 400 COUNTY RD R)

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Black River Falls:

  • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (about 39 miles; La Crosse, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,660)
  • Western Technical College (about 39 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,278)
  • Viterbo University (about 40 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,076)
  • Winona State University (about 43 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 7,637)
  • Saint Mary's University of Minnesota (about 46 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 2,056)
  • Chippewa Valley Technical College (about 48 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 3,059)
  • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (about 48 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 9,913)

Public high schools in Black River Falls:

  • Black River Falls Hi (Students: 511; Location: 1200 Pierce St; Grades: 9-12)
  • BRAGS (Students: 14; Location: 301 N 4th St; Grades: 10-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Black River Falls:

Library in Black River Falls:

  • BLACK RIVER FALLS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $259,339; Location: 222 FILLMORE ST.; 31,239 books; 8,396 e-books; 5,380 audio materials; 2,630 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 28 state licensed databases; 84 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Black River Falls: Black River Falls Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Jackson County Courthouse (B), Black River Falls Public Library (C), Black River Falls City Hall (D), Black River Falls Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Black River Falls include: Assembly of God Church (A), Community Christian Church (B), Faith Baptist Church (C), First Methodist Church (D), Gospel Tabernacle (E), Saint Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church (F), Saint Joseph Roman Catholic Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Black River Flowage 1610 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Town Creek (A), Red Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Black River Falls: Rock Springs Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Jackson County Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 13 South 1st Street), Hoffman Aquatic Park (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1400 Tyler).

Hotels: Dr K'S Four Seasons RV Sales & Service Inc (W11099 Clark Road), Days Inn (919 State Highway 54), Best Western Arrowhead Lodge & Suites (N6254 Oasis Rd), Majestic Pines Casino Bingo & Hotel (Highway 54), Falls Motel (512 East 2nd Street), Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (Highway 54 East).

 
Jackson 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 Black River Falls and their reported violations in the past:

BLACK RIVER FALLS WATERWORKS (Address: 119 N Water St , Population served: 3608, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2004 and JUL-22-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-22-2004), St No addtl Formal Action needed (JUL-22-2005)
  • One minor monitoring violation
MILLIS TRANSFER INC - RICHFIELD (Population served: 122, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-16-2001), St Boil Water Order (MAR-16-2001), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-16-2001), St Public Notif received (MAR-20-2001), St Compliance achieved (MAR-11-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-19-2004)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (FEB-15-2001), St Boil Water Order (FEB-15-2001), St Public Notif requested (FEB-15-2001), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-15-2001), St Compliance achieved (FEB-23-2001), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-19-2004)
Past monitoring violations:
  • PN Violation for NPDWR Violation - Between JUL-2004 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • PN Violation for NPDWR Violation - Between APR-01-2003 and MAY-25-2004, Contaminant: Public Notice. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-25-2004)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 45 regular monitoring violations
LITTLE NORWAY LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
PINE HILL CHURCH OF CHRIST (Address: W10385 PAQUETTE ROAD , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • PN Violation for NPDWR Violation - Between OCT-2003 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
LOST FALLS CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-28-2001), St Public Notif requested (JUN-28-2001), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-28-2001), St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-2001), St Public Notif received (JUL-25-2001)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Black River Falls that have no violations reported:

  • BROCKWAY SANITARY DIST #1 (Population served: 2692, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NCN NORTH, LLC - BARN (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NCN NORTH, LLC - OFFICE (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NCN NORTH, LLC - BATHROOM (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 18.6%
(19.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  52.4%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.2%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Black River Falls, WI

People in group quarters in Black River Falls in 2010:

  • 122 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 38 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 17 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3 people in correctional residential facilities

People in group quarters in Black River Falls in 2000:

  • 182 people in nursing homes
  • 56 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in other group homes
  • 3 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere

Black River Falls compared to Wisconsin state average:

Black River Falls, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Banks with branches in Black River Falls (2011 data):

  • Jackson County Bank: Highway 54 Branch at 616 Highway 54 East, branch established on 1996/07/18; at 8 Main Street, branch established on 1877/01/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $219.2 mil, Deposits: $183.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Wisconsin Bank Services, Inc.
  • Black River Country Bank: at 221 Main Street, branch established on 1907/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $70.9 mil, Deposits: $57.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Brad, Inc.
  • Citizens Community Federal: Black River Falls Branch at 611 Hwy 54 East, branch established on 2009/05/27. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $530.8 mil, Deposits: $444.7 mil, headquarters in Eau Claire, WI, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 28 total offices
  • Waumandee State Bank: Black River Falls Branch at 203 Main Street, branch established on 1935/01/01. Info updated 2008/09/11: Bank assets: $157.5 mil, Deposits: $141.4 mil, headquarters in Waumandee, WI, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Waumandee Bancshares, Ltd.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Black River Falls, Wisconsin:

  • Super 8, W10090 Hwy 54e, Black River Falls, WI 54615 , Phone: (715) 284-3320, Fax: (715) 284-0631
  • Comfort Inn & Suites, W10170 Hwy 54 E, Black River Falls, WI 54615 , Phone: (715) 284-0888, Fax: (715) 284-9789
  • Days Inn Black River Falls, 919 Hwy 54 E, Black River Falls, WI 54615 , Phone: (715) 284-4333, Fax: (715) 284-9068
  • Best Western Arrowhead Lodge & Suites, 600 Oasis Rd, Black River Falls, WI 54615 , Phone: (715) 284-9471, Fax: (715) 284-9664
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Black River Falls, Wisconsin

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Black River Falls travel time to work - commute


Black River Falls mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (64%)
  • Electricity (27%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

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Religion statistics for Black River Falls city (based on Jackson County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.03%
Here45.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchAssemblies of God
Adherents46.4%18.8%15.4%6.0%3.5%
Congregations32.4%8.8%17.6%8.8%5.9%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)United Church of ChristChurches of ChristEvangelical Free Church of AmericaOther
Adherents1.9%1.7%1.2%1.0%4.0%
Congregations2.9%2.9%2.9%2.9%14.7%
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: 3
Jackson County:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Jackson County:

6.06 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
This county:

9.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

28.6%
State:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.5%
State:

13.0%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$8,265$33,0600$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$1,913
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$3,339
Police Protection - Officers 7$26,282$45,0552$2,511
Police - Other 1$2,794$33,5280$0
Firefighters 1$3,726$44,7120$0
Streets and Highways 5$17,635$42,3240$0
Health 4$12,901$38,7035$1,906
Solid Waste Management 2$6,328$37,9682$1,647
Sewerage 2$6,463$38,7780$0
Parks and Recreation 2$5,579$33,47415$5,283
Local Libraries 1$3,217$38,6046$6,007
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$875
Totals for Government 28$93,190$39,93934$23,481

Black River Falls government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $778,000 ($217.14)
    General: $59,000 ($16.47)
    Sewerage: $11,000 ($3.07)
    General Public Buildings: $6,000 ($1.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($1.40)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.28)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $3,096,000 ($864.08)
    Police Protection: $616,000 ($171.92)
    Regular Highways: $503,000 ($140.39)
    Sewerage: $499,000 ($139.27)
    Water Utilities: $466,000 ($130.06)
    Health Services - Other: $411,000 ($114.71)
    Parks & Recreation: $308,000 ($85.96)
    Fire Protection: $211,000 ($58.89)
    Libraries: $135,000 ($37.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $124,000 ($34.61)
    Transit Utilities: $106,000 ($29.58)
    Central Staff Services: $101,000 ($28.19)
    General - Other: $90,000 ($25.12)
    Financial Administration: $73,000 ($20.37)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $36,000 ($10.05)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $33,000 ($9.21)
    General Public Buildings: $13,000 ($3.63)
    Air Transportation: $10,000 ($2.79)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $549,000 ($153.22)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $20,000 ($5.58)
    Fire Protection: $15,000 ($4.19)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,818,000 ($507.40)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $48,000 ($13.40)

Black River Falls government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $667,000 ($186.16)
    All Other: $639,000 ($178.34)
    Parks & Recreation: $161,000 ($44.93)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $19,000 ($5.30)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $182,000 ($50.80)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $286,000 ($79.82)
    General Revenue, NEC: $199,000 ($55.54)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $3,183,000 ($888.36)
    Water Utilities: $420,000 ($117.22)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $833,000 ($232.49)
    All Other: $462,000 ($128.94)
    Highways: $267,000 ($74.52)
  • Tax - Property: $1,071,000 ($298.91)
    Other Selective Sales: $37,000 ($10.33)
    NEC: $34,000 ($9.49)

Black River Falls government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $1,698,000 ($473.90)
    Water Utilities: $800,000 ($223.28)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $7,169,000 ($2000.84)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $369,000 ($102.99)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,600,000 ($1283.84)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,366,000 ($660.34)
    Industrial Revenue: $1,596,000 ($445.44)
    Water Utilities: $500,000 ($139.55)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $102,000 ($28.47)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $572,000 ($159.64)
    Water Utilities: $300,000 ($83.73)

Black River Falls government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,280,000 ($1473.63)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,596,000 ($445.44)

6.40% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,214 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.40%
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 La Crosse County, WI  0.83% ($31,048 average AGI)
from Monroe County, WI  0.66% ($28,510)
from Trempealeau County, WI  0.59% ($25,091)


6.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,036 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
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 Trempealeau County, WI  0.92% ($25,044 average AGI)
to La Crosse County, WI  0.89% ($24,924)
to Monroe County, WI  0.63% ($29,681)

Strongest AM radio stations in Black River Falls:

  • WWIS (1260 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BLACK RIVER FALLS, WI; Owner: WWIS RADIO, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WKLJ (1290 AM; 5 kW; SPARTA, WI; Owner: SPARTA-TOMAH BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCCN (1370 AM; 5 kW; NEILLSVILLE, WI; Owner: CENTRAL WISCONSIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WKTY (580 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WIZM (1410 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WAYY (790 AM; 5 kW; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Black River Falls:

  • WWIS-FM (99.7 FM; BLACK RIVER FALLS, WI; Owner: WWIS RADIO, INC.)
  • WAXX (104.5 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • W272AC (102.3 FM; BLACK RIVER FALLS, WI; Owner: SHALOM TRANSLATORS, INC.)
  • WCOW-FM (97.1 FM; SPARTA, WI; Owner: SPARTA-TOMAH BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCCN-FM (107.5 FM; NEILLSVILLE, WI; Owner: CENTRAL WISCONSIN B/CG INC.)
  • WVCX (98.9 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WIZM-FM (93.3 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WHLA (90.3 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WLSU (88.9 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: BD.OF REGENTS, UNIV.OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WHTL-FM (102.3 FM; WHITEHALL, WI; Owner: THE WHTL GROUP, L.L.C.)
  • WXYM (96.1 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WBOG (94.5 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Black River Falls:

  • WEAU-TV (Channel 13; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: WEAU LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WDLS-LP (Channel 35; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WKBT (Channel 8; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: QUEENB TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WXOW-TV (Channel 19; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: WXOW-WQOW TELEVISION, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Black River Falls, Wisconsin:
  • Fatal accident count: 12
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 16
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 18
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 31
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Wisconsin average:
  • Fatal accident count: 85
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 128
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 36
  • Fatalities: 93
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 212
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 12

See more detailed statistics of Black River Falls fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 10
Total length: 62 meters (203ft)
Total costs: $1,427,000
Total average daily traffic: 105,528
Total average daily truck traffic: 5,592

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1960-1969: 7
  • 1970-1979: 1
  • 1980-1989: 1
  • 1990-1999: 0
  • 2000-2009: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Black River Falls, WI


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 58
  • Hazardous Condition: 52
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Black River Falls


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Black River Falls, WI

Most common first names in Black River Falls, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6476.4 years
Mary5882.2 years
James5274.8 years
George4480.2 years
Robert4370.6 years
William4178.2 years
Anna3484.7 years
Edward3376.1 years
Helen3183.4 years
Dorothy3079.1 years
Most common last names in Black River Falls, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson10377.6 years
Olson7379.4 years
Peterson5278.1 years
Anderson4779.2 years
Gilbertson4378.0 years
Thompson4277.7 years
Larson3177.7 years
Hanson3081.1 years
Stenulson2576.3 years
Nelson2376.9 years
Businesses in Black River Falls, WI
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Hardee's1
Best Western1Jones New York1
Comfort Inn1KFC1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
Days Inn1Super 81
Dennys1U.S. Cellular2
FedEx1UPS2
H&R Block1Walmart1
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Top Patent Applicants
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  • Benjamin Chrest (1)
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  • Kenneth J. Artis (1)
  • Sarah Piepenburg (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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