Brodhead, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 3,284 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.3%
 
Males: 1,522  (46.3%)
Females: 1,762  (53.7%)
Median resident age:  40.4 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 53520.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,623 (it was $36,506 in 2000)
Brodhead:

$42,623
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,617 (it was $17,455 in 2000)

Brodhead city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $107,691 (it was $81,400 in 2000)
Brodhead:

$107,691
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $192,627; Detached houses: $201,980; Townhouses or other attached units: $138,494; In 2-unit structures: $114,970; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $233,200; Mobile homes: $23,647

Median gross rent in 2013: $686.

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  • Races in Brodhead, WI (2010)

    Brodhead races chart
    • 3,11894.7%White alone
    • 1253.8%Hispanic
    • 230.7%Two or more races
    • 160.5%Asian alone
    • 70.2%American Indian alone
    • 40.1%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Brodhead: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.3%), Norwegian (19.6%), Swiss (11.0%), Irish (9.8%), English (8.2%), Dutch (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1891

Elevation: 798 feet

Land area: 1.63 square miles.

Population density: 2,020 people per square mile   (low).

Brodhead,WI real estate house value index trend

Brodhead, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Brodhead:

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 1.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brodhead city:

  • Never married: 28.0%
  • Now married: 51.3%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

22 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.7%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Brodhead, Wisconsin as of September 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Brodhead to the number of sex offenders is 546 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,488 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,857 (2.5%)

Brodhead satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Janesville, WI (18.8 miles , pop. 59,498).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (31.6 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (102.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Decatur, WI (1.8 miles ), Spring Grove, WI (2.4 miles ), Avon, WI (2.4 miles ), Orfordville, WI (2.5 miles ), Albany, WI (2.6 miles ), Juda, WI (2.6 miles ), Magnolia, WI (2.7 miles ), Sylvester, WI (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $84,300
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $88,800
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $93,400
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $133,500
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $113,900
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $99,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $90,500
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $95,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.62 N, Longitude: 89.38 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): The Bicycle Gateway to Wisconsin

Area code: 608

Brodhead household income distribution Brodhead home values distribution

Crime rates in Brodhead by Year
Type 2002 2003 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0003100002N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.097.432.40.00.00.00.060.5N/AN/A
Robberies 010000000110
per 100,000 0.031.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.030.330.60.0
Assaults 005322210130
per 100,000 0.00.0161.297.464.765.264.132.30.030.391.70.0
Burglaries 17546761218735
per 100,000 527.0159.2129.0194.9226.6195.632.164.7544.3211.991.7152.0
Thefts 2716213756103755873798551
per 100,000 836.9509.6677.21,201.71,812.93,357.22,405.41,875.82,207.42,391.02,599.41,550.2
Auto thefts 420201412720
per 100,000 124.063.70.065.00.032.6128.332.360.5211.961.20.0
Arson 0N/A00010N/A000N/A
per 100,000 0.0N/A0.00.00.032.60.0N/A0.00.00.0N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.2) 83.648.171.2171.1132.4170.3126.592.2136.6198.8199.6126.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Brodhead detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 12 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.43
Wisconsin average:

2.23
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.9%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +13 (+0.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (47%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (37%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Brodhead, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Brodhead, Wisconsin average temperatures Brodhead, Wisconsin average precipitation Brodhead, Wisconsin humidity Brodhead, Wisconsin wind speed Brodhead, Wisconsin snowfall Brodhead, Wisconsin sunshine Brodhead, Wisconsin clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Brodhead-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 59% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 39.1 miles away from the Brodhead city center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 1/24/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.3 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brodhead-area historical earthquake activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 86% 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 298.6 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 83.8 miles away from Brodhead 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 274.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 331.2 miles away from the city 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 297.6 miles away from Brodhead center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 286.5 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 Green County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brodhead topographic map

Birthplace of: Milton S. Livingston - Accelerator physicist.

Hospitals and medical centers in Brodhead:

  • WOODS CROSSING AT WOODS POINT (E401 23RD ST PO BOX 34)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Brodhead:

  • EVANSVILLE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; EVANSVILLE, WI)
  • MONROE MNR NUR REHAB (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MONROE, WI)
  • MONROE CLINIC DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; MONROE, WI)
  • THE MONROE CLINIC HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; MONROE, WI)
  • MEDINA NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; DURAND, IL)
  • THE MONROE CLINIC Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; MONROE, WI)

airports located in Brodhead:

Amtrak station near Brodhead:

  • 20 miles: BELOIT (HWY. 75 & HWY. 51) - Bus Station . Services: call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brodhead:

  • Rock Valley College (about 29 miles; Rockford, IL; Full-time enrollment: 6,269)
  • Edgewood College (about 31 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 32 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 32 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 34,621)
  • Madison Area Technical College (about 35 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 9,603)
  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 36 miles; Whitewater, WI; FT enrollment: 11,124)
  • Herzing University-Madison (about 37 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 3,160)

Public high school in Brodhead:

  • BRODHEAD HIGH (Students: 345, Location: 2501 W 5TH AVE, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Brodhead:

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Library in Brodhead:

  • BRODHEAD MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $224,258; Location: 1207 25TH ST.; 38,445 books; 8,370 e-books; 6,939 audio materials; 3,859 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 10 other licensed databases; 113 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Brodhead: Brodhead Wastewater Treatment Facility (A), Brodhead Area Emergency Medical Services (B), Brodhead Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Brodhead include: Church of the Nazarene (A), Saint Rose of Lima Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Green County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 71.6. This is about average.

City:

71.6
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 33.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 11.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.0%
(13.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 56.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.2%
Whole state:  64.4%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
33 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
14 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
10 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Brodhead, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Brodhead (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank: Brodhead Branch at 1035 1st Center Avenue, branch established on 1895/06/10. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $9,212.3 mil, Deposits: $7,452.0 mil, headquarters in Flint, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 220 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Republic Bancorp, Inc.
  • The Bank of New Glarus: Brodhead Branch at 2006 First Center Avenue, branch established on 1995/08/07. Info updated 2008/10/08: Bank assets: $210.3 mil, Deposits: $174.5 mil, headquarters in New Glarus, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorp Of New Glarus, Inc.
  • The Bank of Brodhead: The Bank Of Brodhead at 806 East Exchange, branch established on 1896/04/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $128.2 mil, Deposits: $105.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Wisconsin average:

10.5

Brodhead travel time to work - commute Brodhead mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Brodhead city (based on Green County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,82220
Catholic6,5604
Evangelical Protestant1,92217
Other1126
None21,426-
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: 8
Green County:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Green County:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Green County:

4.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Here:

8.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Green County:

26.9%
Wisconsin:

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

24.3%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.8%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

49.3%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.5%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Brodhead:

8.8%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Brodhead:

37.2%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

57.8%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Brodhead:

78.6%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brodhead, 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
Other Government Administration 1$6,920$83,0400$0
Judicial and Legal 1$4,608$55,2960$0
Police Protection - Officers 10$43,504$52,2056$9,158
Police - Other 5$14,152$33,9658$1,541
Streets and Highways 4$12,787$38,3612$771
Sewerage 2$9,976$59,8560$0
Parks and Recreation 1$4,596$55,1522$133
Water Supply 2$10,986$65,9160$0
Electric Power 6$27,466$54,9320$0
Local Libraries 1$4,512$54,14412$6,833
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$1,713
Totals for Government 33$139,507$50,73033$20,149

Brodhead government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $821,000 ($250.00)
    General: $23,000 ($7.00)
    Parks & Recreation: $22,000 ($6.70)
    Housing & Community Development: $16,000 ($4.87)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($1.22)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,945,000 ($592.27)
    Police Protection: $709,000 ($215.90)
    Sewerage: $495,000 ($150.73)
    Water Utilities: $319,000 ($97.14)
    Fire Protection: $231,000 ($70.34)
    Regular Highways: $214,000 ($65.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $193,000 ($58.77)
    Parks & Recreation: $159,000 ($48.42)
    Libraries: $150,000 ($45.68)
    Central Staff Services: $89,000 ($27.10)
    General - Other: $74,000 ($22.53)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $73,000 ($22.23)
    Natural Resources - Other: $58,000 ($17.66)
    Financial Administration: $17,000 ($5.18)
    General Public Buildings: $15,000 ($4.57)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $9,000 ($2.74)
    Health Services - Other: $5,000 ($1.52)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $41,000 ($12.48)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $309,000 ($94.09)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Solid Waste Management: $87,000 ($26.49)
    Regular Highways: $13,000 ($3.96)
    General: $9,000 ($2.74)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Regular Highways: $586,000 ($178.44)
    Welfare: $7,000 ($2.13)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $30,000 ($9.14)
    Police Protection: $21,000 ($6.39)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,152,000 ($350.79)

Brodhead government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $747,000 ($227.47)
    All Other: $54,000 ($16.44)
    Parks & Recreation: $42,000 ($12.79)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($1.52)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $75,000 ($22.84)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $227,000 ($69.12)
    Special Assessments: $122,000 ($37.15)
    General Revenue, NEC: $57,000 ($17.36)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,959,000 ($596.53)
    Water Utilities: $273,000 ($83.13)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $927,000 ($282.28)
    Highways: $198,000 ($60.29)
    All Other: $28,000 ($8.53)
  • Tax - Property: $1,287,000 ($391.90)
    NEC: $63,000 ($19.18)

Brodhead government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Electric Utilities: $680,000 ($207.06)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $8,098,000 ($2465.90)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $860,000 ($261.88)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,910,000 ($886.11)
    Full Faith & Credit - Electric Utilities: $310,000 ($94.40)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $5,540,000 ($1686.97)
    Electric Utilities: $180,000 ($54.81)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $508,000 ($154.69)
    Electric Utilities: $190,000 ($57.86)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,124,000 ($1560.29)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $628,000 ($191.23)

4.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,478 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.66%
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  1.60% ($40,153 average AGI)
from Rock County, WI  0.54% ($30,735)
from Lafayette County, WI  0.44% ($41,426)


5.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,341 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.50%
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  1.60% ($43,792 average AGI)
to Rock County, WI  0.86% ($32,851)
to Lafayette County, WI  0.36% ($21,268)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brodhead:

  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLMV (1480 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WTJK (1380 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BELOIT, IL; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WTDY (1670 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WEKZ (1260 AM; 1 kW; MONROE, WI; Owner: RONALD M. SPIELMAN & SCOTT THOMPSON)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHA (970 AM; 5 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: BOARD REGENTS OF UNIV OF WI SYSTEM)
  • WFRL (1570 AM; 5 kW; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: MAYFAIR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brodhead:

  • WKPO (105.9 FM; EVANSVILLE, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WJVL (99.9 FM; JANESVILLE, WI; Owner: SOUTHERN WISCONSIN BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WEKZ-FM (93.7 FM; MONROE, WI; Owner: RONALD M.SPIELMAN & SCOTT THOMPSON)
  • WERN (88.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WSJY (107.3 FM; FORT ATKINSON, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WZEE (104.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIBA-FM (101.5 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WORT (89.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: BACK PORCH RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNIE (89.1 FM; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WFEN (88.3 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAITH ACADEMY, DBA WFEN)
  • WKMQ-FM (96.7 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMGN (98.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WMMM-FM (105.5 FM; VERONA, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WGFB (103.1 FM; ROCKTON, IL; Owner: WRWC, Inc.)
  • WXXQ (98.5 FM; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYHY (95.3 FM; WINNEBAGO, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGSL (91.1 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE CENTER SCHOOL)
  • WQFL (100.9 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUEST FOR LIFE, INC.)
  • W215AQ (90.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WSUM (91.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS OF UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)

TV broadcast stations around Brodhead:

  • WISC-TV (Channel 3; MADISON, WI; Owner: TELEVISION WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WMSN-TV (Channel 47; MADISON, WI; Owner: WMSN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKOW-TV (Channel 27; MADISON, WI; Owner: WKOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHA-TV (Channel 21; MADISON, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • W65EE (Channel 65; JANESVILLE, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WMTV (Channel 15; MADISON, WI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WIFR (Channel 23; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVO (Channel 17; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WINNEBAGO TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WFBN-LP (Channel 33; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WREX-TV (Channel 13; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WREX TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WQRF-TV (Channel 39; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUORUM OF ROCKFORD LICENSE, LLC)
  • W38CT (Channel 38; MADISON, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W23BW (Channel 23; MADISON, WI; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Brodhead fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Brodhead fatal accident list:

May 13, 2012 09:30 AM, Sr-11, Sr-104, Lat: 42.62932, Lon: -89.36741, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 14, 2011 03:51 AM, 14th St, Lat: 42.61634, Lon: -89.37579, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 10, 1984 07:35 PM, 1st Center, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 1,475Total average daily traffic
  • 132Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,200Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 8418 South Nelson Road (79568) (Lat: 42.561250 Lon: -89.308167), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 56.1 m, Overall height: 57.3 m, Call Sign: KNKA498
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 08/15/2006, Expiration Date: 10/01/2016Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Edward G Roach, 1308 11th St. (Wi14950-B) (Lat: 42.618361 Lon: -89.382722), Type: 45.1, Structure height: 55045 m, Overall height: 42.7 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, 1308 11th St. (Wi14950-B) (Lat: 42.618361 Lon: -89.382722), Type: 45.1, Structure height: 55045 m, Overall height: 42.7 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, 1308 11th St. (Wi14950-B) (Lat: 42.618361 Lon: -89.382722), Type: 45.1, Structure height: 55045 m, Overall height: 42.7 m, Licensee ID: L, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, 1308 11th St (Wi14950-B) (Lat: 42.618361 Lon: -89.382722), Type: 41.1, Structure height: 55045 m, Overall height: 39.6 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, 1308 11th St (Wi14950-B) (Lat: 42.618361 Lon: -89.382722), Type: 41.1, Structure height: 55045 m, Overall height: 39.6 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Brodhead, WI)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ML73860A, 8418 So Nelson Road (Lat: 42.561250 Lon: -89.308167), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 41.2 m, Call Sign: WQXD266
    Assigned Frequencies: 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/03/2016, Expiration Date: 02/03/2026, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brodhead)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

30 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Brodhead)

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

OLINS JUDA OASIS (Population served: 320, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-19-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-19-2008), St Boil Water Order (DEC-19-2008), St Public Notif received (JAN-07-2009), St Compliance achieved (JAN-30-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-26-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-26-2008), St Boil Water Order (NOV-26-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-02-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-04-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • BRODHEAD WATERWORKS (Population served: 3,216, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SWEET MINNIHAHA CMPGD - SHOWER/DUMP STATION (Population served: 152, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MAGNOLIA ADVENT CHRISTIAN CHURCH (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Brodhead

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brodhead, WI
Most common first names in Brodhead, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert3971.4 years
John3077.6 years
Mary2979.3 years
Donald2374.6 years
William2377.3 years
Anna2186.6 years
Helen2182.1 years
George2077.5 years
Charles1876.5 years
Frank1780.9 years
Most common last names in Brodhead, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson1874.6 years
Olson1779.9 years
Pinnow1583.1 years
Clark1376.3 years
Johnson1379.6 years
Gilbert1281.8 years
Jones1179.6 years
Smith1183.0 years
Williams1179.0 years
Moore1073.9 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Wood (2%)
Businesses in Brodhead, WI
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1McDonald's1
H&R Block1Subway1
La-Z-Boy1U-Haul1
Lane Furniture1UPS1

Brodhead compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
There are 10 pilots and 10 other airmen in this city.
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