Couderay, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 88 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.3%
 
Males: 38  (43.7%)
Females: 50  (56.3%)
Median resident age:  58.9 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.4 years

Zip code: 54867

Estimated median household income in 2016: $47,139 (it was $40,417 in 2000)
Couderay:

$47,139
WI:

$56,811

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $22,158 (it was $14,008 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $70,006 (it was $46,900 in 2000)
Couderay:

$70,006
WI:

$173,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $69,730; Detached houses: $69,526
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  • Races in Couderay, WI (2010)

    Couderay races chart
    • 6573.9%White alone
    • 1112.5%American Indian alone
    • 1112.5%Two or more races
    • 11.1%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Couderay: 84.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (17.2%), Czech (6.9%), English (3.4%), Polish (3.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1922

Elevation: 1265 feet

Land area: 0.97 square miles.

Population density: 91 people per square mile   (very low).

For population 25 years and over in Couderay:

  • High school or higher: 95.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 49.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Couderay village:

  • Never married: 6.3%
  • Now married: 67.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.7%
  • Divorced: 15.7%

2 residents are foreign born (2.8% Latin America).

This village:

2.8%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Couderay, Wisconsin as of December 14, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Couderay to the number of sex offenders is 36 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $726 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $704 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eau Claire, WI (68.5 miles , pop. 61,704).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (105.5 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (327.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Radisson, WI (2.1 miles ), Reserve, WI (2.3 miles ), Chief Lake, WI (2.7 miles ), Sand Lake, WI (2.9 miles ), Meteor, WI (2.9 miles) , Weirgor, WI (2.9 miles ), Ojibwa, WI (3.0 miles ), Exeland, WI (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $138,100
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $193,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.80 N, Longitude: 91.30 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 715

Couderay household income distribution Couderay home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +4 (+4.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (31%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Other services, except public administration (24%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (18%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (31%)
  • Production occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (29%)
  • Transportation occupations (24%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

Average climate in Couderay, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Couderay-area historical tornado activity is below Wisconsin state average. It is 35% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/30/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 36.7 miles away from the Couderay village center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/4/1958, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 54.6 miles away from the village center killed 21 people and injured 74 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Couderay-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 96% 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 228.9 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 241.0 miles away from Couderay 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 323.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 411.0 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 268.1 miles away from Couderay center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 187.8 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 Sawyer County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Couderay topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Couderay:

  • Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (about 30 miles; Shell Lake, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,414)
  • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (about 70 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 10,143)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stout (about 70 miles; Menomonie, WI; FT enrollment: 8,120)
  • Chippewa Valley Technical College (about 70 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 4,038)
  • University of Wisconsin-Superior (about 74 miles; Superior, WI; FT enrollment: 2,302)
  • Lake Superior College (about 80 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • University of Minnesota-Duluth (about 80 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 10,612)

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Notable location: Couderay Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Eddy Creek Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Eddy Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Hideout (Museums; 12101 West County Road North).

Sawyer County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 9.9%
(13.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.3% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  57.1%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.6%
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: 2.9% of all households
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.0
Wisconsin average:

10.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Couderay village (based on Sawyer County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,7476
Evangelical Protestant2,16218
Mainline Protestant1,56811
Other1362
None8,944-
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: 5
Sawyer County:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Sawyer County:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Sawyer County:

9.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 47
Here:

27.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Sawyer County:

28.1%
Wisconsin:

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

15.2%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Couderay:

44.5%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Couderay:

40.7%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

28.4%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.8%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.4%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

51.2%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Couderay:

76.4%
State:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Couderay, 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$1,086
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$299
Totals for Government 0$0 2$1,385

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

  • Current Operations - Parks & Recreation: $22,000 ($250.00)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($113.64)
    Central Staff Services: $8,000 ($90.91)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($68.18)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($45.45)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($22.73)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($11.36)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $25,000 ($284.09)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $1,000 ($11.36)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($11.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $37,000 ($420.45)
    Highways: $5,000 ($56.82)
  • Tax - Property: $9,000 ($102.27)

5.25% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,661 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.25%
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 Washburn County, WI  0.29% ($28,150 average AGI)
from St. Croix County, WI  0.23% ($37,063)
from Eau Claire County, WI  0.22% ($27,400)


4.80% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,433 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.80%
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 Barron County, WI  0.33% ($34,391 average AGI)
to Washburn County, WI  0.32% ($27,591)
to Eau Claire County, WI  0.28% ($19,316)

Strongest AM radio stations in Couderay:

  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WHSM (910 AM; 5 kW; HAYWARD, WI; Owner: QB BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • WAQE (1090 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RICE LAKE, WI; Owner: TKC, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDSM (710 AM; 10 kW; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWJC (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: WWJC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Couderay:

  • WOJB (88.9 FM; RESERVE, WI; Owner: LAC COURTE OREILLES OJIBWA PUBLIC)
  • WHSM-FM (101.1 FM; HAYWARD, WI; Owner: QB BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • WRLS-FM (92.3 FM; HAYWARD, WI; Owner: VACATIONLAND BROADCASTER, INC.)
  • WKFX (97.7 FM; RICE LAKE, WI; Owner: TKC, INC.)
  • WJMC-FM (96.1 FM; RICE LAKE, WI; Owner: TKC, INC.)
  • WJBL (93.1 FM; LADYSMITH, WI; Owner: FLAMBEAU BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WAQE-FM (97.7 FM; BARRON, WI; Owner: TKC, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Couderay:

  • WLEF-TV (Channel 36; PARK FALLS, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • K31GH (Channel 31; HAYWARD, WI; Owner: KQDS ACQUISITION CORP.)

Couderay fatal accident list:

Jul 9, 1998 06:55 PM, Sr-27, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 1,450Total average daily traffic
  • 140Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,925Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KA9BBQ, Grant Date: 12/16/1996, Expiration Date: 12/16/2006, Cancellation Date: 12/17/2008, Registrant: William E Rigdon, Rt 1 Box 138d, Couderay, WI 54828
  • Call Sign: KB9UUQ, Licensee ID: L00266161, Grant Date: 03/07/2009, Expiration Date: 06/02/2019, Certifier: Michael A De Marr, Registrant: Michael A De Marr, 12415 W Hwy 27-70, Couderay, WI 54828
  • Call Sign: WA9CCW, Grant Date: 11/05/1996, Expiration Date: 11/05/2006, Cancellation Date: 11/06/2008, Registrant: Anton Sus, Couderay, WI 54828
  • Call Sign: KB9VOG, Licensee ID: L00184078, Grant Date: 12/17/2010, Expiration Date: 12/17/2020, Certifier: Brian E Cody, Registrant: Brian E Cody, 4504 N Pasha St, Couderay, WI 54828

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

TIGER MUSKY RESORT-MAIN (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
TIGER MUSKY RESORT- SEASONAL TRAILER PARK 1 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
TIGER MUSKY RESORT-RESORT NEW (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
TIGER MUSKY RESORT-SEASONAL TRAILER PARK 2 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • TIMBERLAKE LODGE (Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (71%)
  • Wood (14%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Other fuel (6%)

Couderay compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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