Clear Lake, Wisconsin

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Population in 2013: 1,039 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.1%
 
Males: 474  (45.7%)
Females: 565  (54.3%)
Median resident age:  44.0 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 54005.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,826 (it was $32,269 in 2000)
Clear Lake:

$35,826
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,026 (it was $16,564 in 2000)

Clear Lake village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $106,130 (it was $73,600 in 2000)
Clear Lake:

$106,130
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $176,922; Detached houses: $182,858; Townhouses or other attached units: $168,282; In 2-unit structures: $214,289; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $119,671; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $206,183; Mobile homes: $104,212; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $39,654

Median gross rent in 2013: $465.

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  • Races in Clear Lake, WI (2010)

    Clear Lake races chart
    • 1,02295.5%White alone
    • 302.8%Hispanic
    • 121.1%Two or more races
    • 30.3%Other race alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone
    • 10.09%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Clear Lake: 87.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (31.4%), Norwegian (14.6%), Irish (12.5%), Swedish (8.1%), United States (5.5%), English (4.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1894

Elevation: 1201 feet

Land area: 2.65 square miles.

Population density: 393 people per square mile   (very low).

Clear Lake,WI real estate house value index trend

Clear Lake, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Clear Lake:

  • High school or higher: 89.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Clear Lake village:

  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 44.7%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 10.4%
  • Divorced: 18.3%

3 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.3%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Clear Lake, Wisconsin as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Clear Lake to the number of sex offenders is 222 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,189 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,589 (2.0%)

Clear Lake satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Paul, MN (45.9 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (329.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Black Brook, WI (2.0 miles ), Amery, WI (2.5 miles ), Cylon, WI (2.6 miles ), Deer Park, WI (2.7 miles ), Clayton, WI (2.7 miles ), Vance Creek, WI (3.0 miles ), Alden, WI (3.4 miles ), Turtle Lake, WI (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $43,400
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $81,600
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $137,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $111,000
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $130,400
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $260,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $38,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.25 N, Longitude: 92.27 W

Area code: 715

Clear Lake household income distribution Clear Lake home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.9%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +103 (+10.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (48%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (34%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (27%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

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

Average climate in Clear Lake, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Clear Lake-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 7% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/4/1958, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 24.4 miles away from the Clear Lake village center killed 21 people and injured 74 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/30/1977, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.1 miles away from the village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Clear Lake-area historical earthquake activity is below Wisconsin state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 185.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 197.2 miles away from Clear Lake center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 357.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 225.6 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) earthquake occurred 312.2 miles away from Clear Lake center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 134.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Polk County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Clear Lake topographic map

Birthplace of: Gaylord Nelson - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Clear Lake:

  • AMERY REG MED CTR Critical Access Hospitals (about 6 miles away; AMERY, WI)
  • GOLDEN AGE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; AMERY, WI)
  • AMERY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 6 miles away; AMERY, WI)
  • PIONEER NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PRAIRIE FARM, WI)
  • GLENHAVEN (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; GLENWOOD CITY, WI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clear Lake:

  • University of Wisconsin-Stout (about 31 miles; Menomonie, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,120)
  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls (about 33 miles; River Falls, WI; FT enrollment: 5,868)
  • Century College (about 38 miles; White Bear Lake, MN; FT enrollment: 7,393)
  • Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (about 39 miles; Shell Lake, WI; FT enrollment: 2,414)
  • Metropolitan State University (about 45 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 6,159)
  • Bethel University (about 46 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 4,061)
  • Saint Paul College (about 46 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 4,778)

Public high school in Clear Lake:

  • Clear Lake Hi (Students: 184; Location: 1101 3rd St SW; Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Clear Lake:

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Library in Clear Lake:

  • CLEAR LAKE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $108,493; Location: 350 FOURTH AVE.; 12,247 books; 4,723 e-books; 5,639 audio materials; 2,460 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 7 other licensed databases; 75 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Clear Lake: Clear Lake Ambulance Service (A), Clear Lake Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Ice House Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Clear Lake Museum (450 5th Avenue).

Hotel: Clear Lake Motel & Fitness (200 Digital Drive).

Polk County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 67.6. This is about average.

City:

67.6
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 24.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 9.25. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.25
U.S.:

9.14

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

CLEAR LAKE WATERWORKS (Population served: 1,061, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-24-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-24-2007), St Public Notif issued (JUL-25-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-25-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-27-2007)
SEVENTH DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH (Address: 100 8TH AVE , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2010), St Boil Water Order (OCT-18-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-18-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-09-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-20-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (SEP-21-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-21-2005), St Public Notif requested (SEP-21-2005), St Compliance achieved (NOV-04-2005), St Public Notif received (JAN-06-2006), St Public Notif issued (JAN-06-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-17-2010), St Other (NOV-17-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-07-2010)

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

  • MOE LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SAWMILL PIZZA (Population served: 55, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • REEVE EVANGEL FREE CHURCH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.0%
(10.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  61.4%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.8%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Clear Lake, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Clear Lake compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above 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 Clear Lake (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank: Clear Lake Branch at 327 Third Avenue, branch established on 1990/10/03. 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.9
Wisconsin average:

10.5

Clear Lake travel time to work - commute Clear Lake mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (71%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Clear Lake village (based on Polk County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant10,59637
Evangelical Protestant6,48039
Catholic3,7165
Orthodox1301
Other153
None23,268-
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: 11
Polk County:

2.49 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Polk County:

5.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Here:

8.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Polk County:

26.9%
Wisconsin:

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

9.1%
State:

13.0%
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 1$1,178$14,1361$983
Police Protection - Officers 2$7,709$46,2544$1,850
Police - Other 0$0 1$146
Firefighters 1$148$1,7760$0
Streets and Highways 3$6,480$25,9201$60
Health 0$0 13$4,859
Sewerage 4$8,263$24,7892$340
Parks and Recreation 1$159$1,9080$0
Water Supply 2$2,214$13,2841$133
Local Libraries 1$2,422$29,0642$1,630
Totals for Government 15$28,573$22,85825$10,001

Clear Lake government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $103,000 ($99.13)
    Regular Highways: $99,000 ($95.28)
    Housing & Community Development: $8,000 ($7.70)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $379,000 ($364.77)
    Regular Highways: $131,000 ($126.08)
    Police Protection: $131,000 ($126.08)
    Health Services - Other: $130,000 ($125.12)
    Water Utilities: $104,000 ($100.10)
    Central Staff Services: $73,000 ($70.26)
    Fire Protection: $69,000 ($66.41)
    General - Other: $51,000 ($49.09)
    Libraries: $47,000 ($45.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $20,000 ($19.25)
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($10.59)
    General Public Buildings: $11,000 ($10.59)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,000 ($9.62)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($8.66)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $97,000 ($93.36)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $406,000 ($390.76)

Clear Lake government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $322,000 ($309.91)
    Solid Waste Management: $213,000 ($205.00)
    All Other: $92,000 ($88.55)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($2.89)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.96)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $23,000 ($22.14)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $98,000 ($94.32)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $91,000 ($87.58)
    General Revenue, NEC: $30,000 ($28.87)
    Special Assessments: $8,000 ($7.70)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.96)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $79,000 ($76.03)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $369,000 ($355.15)
    Highways: $70,000 ($67.37)
    All Other: $5,000 ($4.81)
  • Tax - Property: $183,000 ($176.13)
    NEC: $22,000 ($21.17)

Clear Lake government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,365,000 ($1313.76)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,005,000 ($967.28)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $468,000 ($450.43)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $885,000 ($851.78)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,017,000 ($978.83)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,230,000 ($1183.83)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $90,000 ($86.62)

4.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,011 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.90%
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 St. Croix County, WI  0.85% ($36,228 average AGI)
from Barron County, WI  0.51% ($27,404)
from Washington County, MN  0.32% ($42,200)


5.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,285 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
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 St. Croix County, WI  1.03% ($32,967 average AGI)
to Barron County, WI  0.51% ($25,300)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.35% ($32,210)

Strongest AM radio stations in Clear Lake:

  • WXCE (1260 AM; 5 kW; AMERY, WI; Owner: LAKE COUNTRY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WIXK (1590 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NEW RICHMOND, WI; Owner: WIXK-AM, LLC)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WAQE (1090 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RICE LAKE, WI; Owner: TKC, INC.)
  • WMGT (1220 AM; 5 kW; STILLWATER, MN; Owner: ENDURANCE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clear Lake:

  • WXPT (104.1 FM; ST. LOUIS PARK, MN; Owner: THE AUDIO HOUSE, INC.)
  • WHWC (88.3 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • KNOW-FM (91.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WLTE (102.9 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WLMX-FM (104.9 FM; BALSAM LAKE, WI; Owner: QUARNSTROM MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • KSTP-FM (94.5 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-FM, LLC, A DELAWARE LLC)
  • WATQ (106.7 FM; CHETEK, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMEQ-FM (92.1 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVSS (90.7 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • KEEY-FM (102.1 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTIS-FM (98.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KDWB-FM (101.3 FM; RICHFIELD, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQRS-FM (92.5 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: KQRS, Inc.)
  • KSJN (99.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KXXR (93.7 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • W211AY (90.1 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WJMC-FM (96.1 FM; RICE LAKE, WI; Owner: TKC, INC.)
  • WKFX (97.7 FM; RICE LAKE, WI; Owner: TKC, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Clear Lake:

  • WHWC-TV (Channel 28; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • KMSP-TV (Channel 9; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KARE (Channel 11; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-TV (Channel 5; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTCA-TV (Channel 2; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WCCO-TV (Channel 4; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTCI-TV (Channel 17; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSTC-TV (Channel 45; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMWB (Channel 23; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KLGT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WFTC (Channel 29; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • Clear Lake, Wisconsin
  • Fatal accident count10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents17
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:4
  • Fatalities10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents27
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Wisconsin average
  • Fatal accident count89
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents133
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons38
  • Fatalities96
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents225
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents13
See more detailed statistics of Clear Lake fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Clear Lake)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 45.253833 Lon: -92.269194, Call Sign: WQDY655
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.512 MHz, 466.512 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/01/2005, Expiration Date: 12/01/2015, Certifier: John Smith
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • A1N732, 399 Hwy 53 (Lat: 45.274222 Lon: -92.249361), Type: Mast, Structure height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WPVR557
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/17/2012, Expiration Date: 08/06/2022, Certifier: Dan Menser
    Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th St, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-4000, Fax: (425) 383-7080, Email:
  • CLEAR LAKE WI, 371 55th St County Rd Jj (Lat: 45.264250 Lon: -92.269528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQEW683
    Assigned Frequencies: 6765.62 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6315.84 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/04/2006, Expiration Date: 05/04/2016, Certifier: Kerry R Groetsch
    Registrant: Mona Lee & Associates, LLC, 3730 Kirby Drive, Suite 1200, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: (281) 580-2101, Fax: (713) 861-6899, Email:
  • CLEAR LAKE, 378 55th St/Co Rd Jj (Lat: 45.264250 Lon: -92.269528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQFJ975, Licensee ID: L00050419
    Assigned Frequencies: 6785.00 MHz, 6815.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/02/2006, Expiration Date: 08/02/2016, Certifier: Steven B Moe
    Registrant: Polk County Sheriff\' S Department, 1005 West Main St Ste 900, Balsam, WI 54810, Phone: (715) 485-8352, Fax: (715) 485-8355, Email:
  • Clear Lake, Peterson Road (Lat: 45.242000 Lon: -92.255194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WQLP408
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/19/2010, Expiration Date: 03/19/2020, Certifier: Rick Vergin
    Registrant: Americas Communications LLC, 2502 E University Drive Bld B-2 Suite 290, Phoenix, AZ 85034, Phone: (602) 304-1760, Fax: (877) 284-0791, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: K0SRB, Licensee ID: L00370647
    Grant Date: 09/05/2008, Expiration Date: 09/10/2018, Certifier: Stephen R Boe
    Registrant: Stephen R Boe, E1341 1410th Avenue, Clear Lake, WI 54005

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PROPULSION PDM INC PARASKI DISCOVERY618 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 618 (75 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2574U , Serial Number: D-616-C3/47-520-00-23, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 10/01/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Gary H Twining, 486 55th St, Clear Lake, WI 54005
  • Aircraft: BEECH F35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 131 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E225 SERIES (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3366C , Serial Number: D-4033, Year manufactured: 1955
    Registrant (Individual): Randy R Hammons, E366 1450th Ave, Clear Lake, WI 54005
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-16 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 87 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4473Y , Serial Number: 16-375, Year manufactured: 1949, Airworthiness Date: 04/20/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Lynn F Gale, 441 4th Ave, Clear Lake, WI 54005
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 72216 , Serial Number: 9389, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/28/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Randy R Hammons, E366 1450th Ave, Clear Lake, WI 54005
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108-3 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 980C , Serial Number: 108-3980, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 05/29/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Randy R Hammons, E 366 1450th Av, Clear Lake, WI 54005

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Clear Lake

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Clear Lake, WI

Businesses in Clear Lake, WI

  • True Value: 1
  • UPS: 1
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