Burnett, Wisconsin

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Population in 2010: 904. Population change since 2000: -1.6%
 
Males: 458  (50.7%)
Females: 446  (49.3%)
Median resident age:  44.9 years
Wisconsin median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 53922.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $62,255 (it was $55,000 in 2000)
Burnett:

$62,255
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,381 (it was $22,043 in 2000)

Burnett town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $177,273 (it was $127,500 in 2000)
Burnett:

$177,273
WI:

$163,000
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  • Races in Burnett, WI (2010)

    Burnett races chart
    • 89398.8%White alone
    • 111.2%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Burnett: 93.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (64.6%), Dutch (7.0%), Norwegian (7.0%), Polish (6.9%), English (5.5%), United States (4.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 875 feet

Land area: 36.2 square miles.

Population density: 25 people per square mile   (very low).

Burnett,WI real estate house value index trend

Burnett, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Burnett:

  • High school or higher: 83.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 0.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Burnett town:

  • Never married: 20.0%
  • Now married: 66.3%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

11 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.2%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Burnett, Wisconsin as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Burnett to the number of sex offenders is 513 to 1.


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

Burnett town:  1.4% ($1,740)
Wisconsin:  2.0% ($2,245)
Burnett satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Oshkosh, WI (36.9 miles , pop. 62,916).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (45.5 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (126.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Horicon, WI (2.3 miles ), Juneau, WI (2.6 miles ), Beaver Dam, WI (2.6 miles ), Chester, WI (2.6 miles ), Williamstown, WI (2.7 miles ), Kekoskee, WI (2.8 miles) , Mayville, WI (2.9 miles ), Waupun, WI (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2002: 25 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $169,000
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $169,000
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $169,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $191,700
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $181,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $155,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.50 N, Longitude: 88.71 W

Area code: 920

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

6.3%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +15 (+1.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Metal and metal products (18%)
  • Machinery (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Health care (20%)
  • Machinery (7%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (7%)
  • Food and beverage stores (7%)
  • Metal and metal products (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)

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

Average climate in Burnett, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Burnett-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/18/1996, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 14.3 miles away from the Burnett town center injured 12 people and caused $40 million in damages.

On 4/21/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.0 miles away from the town center injured 35 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Burnett-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 88% 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 352.1 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 141.7 miles away from Burnett 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 326.8 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 350.7 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 384.7 miles away from Burnett center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 303.0 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 Dodge County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Burnett topographic map

Birthplace of: Lillian Heath - Doctor.

Hospitals and medical centers near Burnett:

  • CLEARVIEW (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; JUNEAU, WI)
  • DODGE COUNTY MENTAL HEALTH CENTER (Hospital, about 7 miles away; JUNEAU, WI)
  • BEAVER DAM DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; BEAVER DAM, WI)
  • BEAVER DAM COM HSPTL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; BEAVER DAM, WI)
  • HILLSIDE HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; BEAVER DAM, WI)
  • HILLSIDE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BEAVER DAM, WI)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-BEAVER DAM (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BEAVER DAM, WI)

Amtrak station near Burnett:

  • 19 miles: COLUMBUS (359 LUDINGTON ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burnett:

  • Marian University (about 24 miles; Fond Du Lac, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,045)
  • Moraine Park Technical College (about 25 miles; Fond du Lac, WI; FT enrollment: 3,079)
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (about 37 miles; Oshkosh, WI; FT enrollment: 10,637)
  • Waukesha County Technical College (about 38 miles; Pewaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 4,415)
  • Herzing University-Madison (about 39 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 3,160)
  • Madison Area Technical College (about 41 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 9,603)
  • Carroll University (about 43 miles; Waukesha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,313)

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Notable locations in Burnett: Peachey Brothers Elevator (A), Burnett Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Burnett: Karstedt Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Dodge 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 2012 was 90.5. This is worse than average.

City:

90.5
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.140. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.140
U.S.:

0.303

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.480. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.480
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 16.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.89. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.89
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.0106. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0106
U.S.:

0.0147

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

ZION LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 62, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-01-2008 and SEP-03-2010, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-15-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-15-2008), St Public Notif received (OCT-06-2008), St Public Notif requested (SEP-16-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-16-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-06-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-03-2010)

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

  • WINKERS TAVERN (Population served: 31, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  76.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.5%
Whole state:  7.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

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

5.8%
Whole state:

8.7%

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

1.8%
Whole state:

3.7%

Burnett compared to Wisconsin 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 significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Burnett (2011 data):

  • Horicon Bank: Burnett Branch at W6176 Main Street, branch established on 1910/01/01. Info updated 2011/09/21: Bank assets: $506.5 mil, Deposits: $440.0 mil, headquarters in Horicon, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Sword Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Wisconsin average:

11.0

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (45%)
  • Utility gas (27%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (21%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Burnett town (based on Dodge County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,75762
Catholic13,43713
Mainline Protestant12,36332
Other2652
Orthodox--
None43,937-
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: 13
Dodge County:

1.48 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Dodge County:

3.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 60
Here:

6.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Dodge County:

28.8%
Wisconsin:

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

8.1%
State:

13.0%

5.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,930 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.32%
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 Jefferson County, WI  1.00% ($32,875 average AGI)
from Fond du Lac County, WI  0.55% ($36,588)
from Washington County, WI  0.51% ($35,884)


5.64% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,404 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
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 Jefferson County, WI  0.82% ($32,003 average AGI)
to Fond du Lac County, WI  0.63% ($35,351)
to Dane County, WI  0.55% ($34,273)

Strongest AM radio stations in Burnett:

  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFDL (1170 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WAUPUN, WI; Owner: RADIO PLUS, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WRPN (1600 AM; 5 kW; RIPON, WI)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBEV (1430 AM; 1 kW; BEAVER DAM, WI)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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)
  • WKSH (1640 AM; 10 kW; SUSSEX, WI; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Burnett:

  • WXRO (95.3 FM; BEAVER DAM, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WFDL-FM (97.7 FM; LOMIRA, WI; Owner: RADIO PLUS OF FOND DU LAC, INC.)
  • WMDC (98.7 FM; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: RADIO PLUS, INC.)
  • WBWI-FM (92.5 FM; WEST BEND, WI; Owner: WEST BEND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WOLX-FM (94.9 FM; BARABOO, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WPKR (99.5 FM; OMRO, WI; Owner: MIDWEST DIMENSIONS, INC.)
  • WTCX (96.1 FM; RIPON, WI; Owner: RADIO B/C LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTLX (100.5 FM; COLUMBUS, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WHAD (90.7 FM; DELAFIELD, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WJWD (90.3 FM; MARSHALL, WI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WTKM-FM (104.9 FM; HARTFORD, WI; Owner: KETTLE MORAINE B/CTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Burnett:

  • WWRS-TV (Channel 52; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
  • 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)
  • WDJT-TV (Channel 58; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WDJT-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WISN-TV (Channel 12; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WISN HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WITI (Channel 6; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WITI LICENSE,INC.)
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2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
Most common first names in Burnett, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Alfred683.5 years
Harold469.0 years
Edwin476.0 years
Mildred475.7 years
Walter484.3 years
Dorothy380.0 years
Edward371.9 years
James369.0 years
Amanda381.0 years
Clarence380.4 years
Most common last names in Burnett, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Pieper1078.6 years
Thiede570.0 years
Hanefeld471.2 years
Backhaus475.7 years
Frank477.7 years
Witte470.0 years
Gietzel379.7 years
Heideman375.0 years
Goodrich374.9 years
Butterbrodt384.0 years
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