Blue River, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 421 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.9%
 
Males: 218  (52.0%)
Females: 203  (48.0%)
Median resident age:  43.1 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 53518.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,051 (it was $34,250 in 2000)
Blue River:

$38,051
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,186 (it was $16,548 in 2000)

Blue River village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $82,719 (it was $60,700 in 2000)
Blue River:

$82,719
WI:

$163,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $565.

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  • Races in Blue River, WI (2010)

    Blue River races chart
    • 41695.9%White alone
    • 81.8%Hispanic
    • 40.9%Two or more races
    • 30.7%Black alone
    • 20.5%Asian alone
    • 10.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Blue River: 86.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (34.7%), Irish (20.1%), English (12.5%), Norwegian (7.5%), United States (3.3%), Czech (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1916

Elevation: 676 feet

Land area: 0.74 square miles.

Population density: 567 people per square mile   (low).

Blue River,WI real estate house value index trend

Blue River, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Blue River:

  • High school or higher: 87.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Blue River village:

  • Never married: 31.2%
  • Now married: 46.0%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 11.5%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

8 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.8%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Blue River, Wisconsin as of September 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Blue River to the number of sex offenders is 48 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,751 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,516 (1.7%)

Blue River satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (47.6 miles , pop. 57,686).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (59.8 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (174.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Watterstown, WI (1.4 miles ), Richwood, WI (2.2 miles ), Muscoda, WI (2.6 miles ), Boscobel, WI (2.8 miles ), Hickory Grove, WI (2.9 miles ), Castle Rock, WI (2.9 miles ), Akan, WI (3.2 miles ), Boaz, WI (3.2 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $31,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $152,700
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $103,300
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $121,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $92,300
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $85,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.19 N, Longitude: 90.57 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Heart of the Lower Wisconsin River

Area code: 608

Blue River household income distribution Blue River home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.2%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +8 (+1.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (38%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (30%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Blue River, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Blue River-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 49% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the Blue River village center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 33.4 miles away from the village center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Blue River-area historical earthquake activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 356.3 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 146.8 miles away from Blue River center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 332.9 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 116.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 320.0 miles away from Blue River center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 355.6 miles away from the city 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 Grant County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Blue River topographic map

Birthplace of: Doug Adams (baseball) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Blue River:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-RIVERDALE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MUSCODA, WI)
  • BOSCOBEL AREA HEALTH CARE Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; BOSCOBEL, WI)
  • BOSCOBEL CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BOSCOBEL, WI)
  • PINE VALLEY HLTH CARE REHAB (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; RICHLAND CENTER, WI)
  • SCHMITT WOODLAND HILLS (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; RICHLAND CENTER, WI)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY-FENNIMORE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; FENNIMORE, WI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Blue River:

  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 32 miles; Platteville, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,679)
  • Viterbo University (about 55 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,848)
  • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (about 55 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 9,837)
  • Western Technical College (about 56 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 3,377)
  • Edgewood College (about 59 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 60 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 34,621)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 60 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Madison, WI TV stations are the most seen in Blue River. Channel 3,15,21,27,47.

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Notable locations in Blue River: Blue River Wastewater Treatment Facility (A), Blue River Fire and Rescue (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Blue River Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Grant 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 2013: 15.2%
(13.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  58.9%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  10.4%
Whole state:  7.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Blue River (2011 data):

  • Community First Bank: Blue River Branch at 209 Exchange Street, branch established on 1945/11/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $217.6 mil, Deposits: $181.6 mil, headquarters in Boscobel, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Boscobel Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Wisconsin average:

10.5

Blue River travel time to work - commute Blue River mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Blue River village (based on Grant County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic20,48919
Mainline Protestant8,78741
Evangelical Protestant3,40038
Other3864
Orthodox301
None18,116-
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: 12
Grant County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Grant County:

5.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 49
Here:

9.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Grant County:

27.8%
Wisconsin:

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

11.4%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.3%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Blue River:

47.4%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.9%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Blue River:

9.2%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Blue River:

34.8%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Blue River:

57.9%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Blue River:

77.8%
State:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Blue River, 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$4,189
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$4,455
Streets and Highways 2$4,937$29,6220$0
Sewerage 2$12,786$76,7162$2,922
Water Supply 2$10,913$65,4782$3,531
Other and Unallocable 2$12,890$77,3400$0
Totals for Government 8$41,526$62,2896$15,097

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $69,000 ($163.90)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $70,000 ($166.27)
    Regular Highways: $68,000 ($161.52)
    Water Utilities: $52,000 ($123.52)
    Fire Protection: $37,000 ($87.89)
    Central Staff Services: $22,000 ($52.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $20,000 ($47.51)
    Parks & Recreation: $14,000 ($33.25)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($33.25)
    General Public Buildings: $10,000 ($23.75)
    Housing & Community Development: $7,000 ($16.63)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($11.88)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($11.88)
    Health Services - Other: $4,000 ($9.50)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($40.38)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Regular Highways: $2,000 ($4.75)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Regular Highways: $3,000 ($7.13)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $11,000 ($26.13)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $100,000 ($237.53)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $72,000 ($171.02)
    All Other: $5,000 ($11.88)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($4.75)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $42,000 ($99.76)
    Interest Earnings: $29,000 ($68.88)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $37,000 ($87.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $162,000 ($384.80)
    Highways: $14,000 ($33.25)
    All Other: $5,000 ($11.88)
  • Tax - Property: $79,000 ($187.65)
    NEC: $3,000 ($7.13)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $194,000 ($460.81)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $62,000 ($147.27)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $54,000 ($128.27)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $181,000 ($429.93)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $13,000 ($30.88)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $8,000 ($19.00)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $484,000 ($1149.64)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $211,000 ($501.19)

4.99% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,518 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.99%
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 Dane County, WI  0.47% ($35,409 average AGI)
from Iowa County, WI  0.41% ($17,143)
from Lafayette County, WI  0.39% ($25,562)


5.40% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,907 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.40%
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 Dane County, WI  0.76% ($29,628 average AGI)
to Iowa County, WI  0.44% ($29,298)
to Dubuque County, IA  0.39% ($36,365)

Strongest AM radio stations in Blue River:

  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WRCO (1450 AM; 1 kW; RICHLAND CENTER, WI; Owner: FRUIT BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKTY (580 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WLMV (1480 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Blue River:

  • WHHI (91.3 FM; HIGHLAND, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WJTY (88.1 FM; LANCASTER, WI; Owner: JOY PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WOLX-FM (94.9 FM; BARABOO, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WRCO-FM (100.9 FM; RICHLAND CENTER, WI; Owner: FRUIT BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WGLR-FM (97.7 FM; LANCASTER, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WQPC (94.3 FM; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • WDMP-FM (99.3 FM; DODGEVILLE, WI; Owner: DODGE POINT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Blue River:

  • WDLS-LP (Channel 35; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WMSN-TV (Channel 47; MADISON, WI; Owner: WMSN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W22CI (Channel 22; BLOOMINGTON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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  • 4 Miles Wnw Of Blue River, Wisconsin (Lat: 43.208306 Lon: -90.644556), Call Sign: KWU285
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.375 MHz, 454.375 MHzGrant Date: 06/24/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2121 L Street, N.W., Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: K0MTN, Licensee ID: L00181641, Grant Date: 12/07/1999, Expiration Date: 02/06/2010, Cancellation Date: 02/07/2012, Registrant: Keith F Johnson, 3274 Hwy 133, Blue River, WI 53518
  • Call Sign: WB9CTK, Licensee ID: L00825446, Grant Date: 07/08/2014, Expiration Date: 07/14/2024, Certifier: Kim E Anderson, Registrant: Kim E Anderson, 407 N East St, Blue River, WI 53518
  • Call Sign: KC9WAN, Licensee ID: L01710651, Grant Date: 05/16/2012, Expiration Date: 05/16/2022, Certifier: Michael R Houle, Registrant: Michael R Houle, 12346 Echo Glen Rd, Blue River, WI 53518
  • Call Sign: KC9ZZY, Licensee ID: L01827397, Grant Date: 11/26/2013, Expiration Date: 11/26/2023, Certifier: Ingrid L Olson, Registrant: Ingrid L Olson, 12346 Echo Glen Rd, Blue River, WI 53518

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5463T , Serial Number: 17251363, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 03/30/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Isaiah V Frazier, Po Box 182, Blue River, WI 53518
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150H (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6608S , Serial Number: 15067408, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 10/01/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis R Chitwood, 40451 Quints Dr, Blue River, WI 53518
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7965U , Serial Number: 17251965, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 10/02/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis R Chitwood, 40451 Quints Dr, Blue River, WI 53518

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

BLUE RIVER WATERWORKS (Population served: 424, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Other (APR-18-2012)
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
PORT THE (Population served: 41, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-21-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-21-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-21-2006), St Boil Water Order (AUG-21-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2006)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Blue River, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1077.9 years
John780.6 years
Arthur774.6 years
Ruth678.4 years
Frank680.8 years
James673.7 years
Harold680.4 years
Alta580.6 years
Clifford580.2 years
Mary578.0 years
Most common last names in Blue River, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller886.7 years
Jones771.2 years
Hanson781.4 years
Lisney666.5 years
Anderson674.9 years
Studnicka583.6 years
Nelson571.2 years
Eng583.2 years
Carlson483.2 years
Olson485.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (60%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Wood (10%)

Blue River 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 above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 3 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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