Cross Plains, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 3,885 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +26.0%
 
Males: 1,881  (48.4%)
Females: 2,004  (51.6%)
Median resident age:  37.8 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 53528.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $63,829 (it was $56,629 in 2000)
Cross Plains:

$63,829
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $30,530 (it was $23,894 in 2000)

Cross Plains village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $236,386 (it was $143,200 in 2000)
Cross Plains:

$236,386
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $259,448; Detached houses: $277,127; Townhouses or other attached units: $179,715; In 2-unit structures: $176,203; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $169,911; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $190,972; Mobile homes: $24,183

Median gross rent in 2013: $816.

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  • Races in Cross Plains, WI (2010)

    Cross Plains races chart
    • 3,39896.0%White alone
    • 571.6%Hispanic
    • 270.8%Black alone
    • 270.8%Two or more races
    • 220.6%Asian alone
    • 60.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.03%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cross Plains: 97.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Cross Plains, WI City Guides:

Ancestries: German (43.5%), Irish (10.8%), Norwegian (8.5%), English (6.0%), United States (5.7%), Polish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1920

Elevation: 859 feet

Land area: 1.17 square miles.

Population density: 3,307 people per square mile   (average).

Cross Plains,WI real estate house value index trend

Cross Plains, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Cross Plains:

  • High school or higher: 91.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cross Plains village:

  • Never married: 26.6%
  • Now married: 57.3%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

30 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.8%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Cross Plains, Wisconsin as of June 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Cross Plains to the number of sex offenders is 1,644 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,760 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,667 (2.0%)

Cross Plains satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Madison, WI (12.9 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (133.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Berry, WI (1.8 miles ), Black Earth, WI (2.3 miles ), Springfield, WI (2.5 miles ), Vermont, WI (2.6 miles ), Middleton, WI (2.7 miles ), Mazomanie, WI (3.0 miles ), Mount Horeb, WI (3.0 miles ), Springdale, WI (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $159,600
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $141,500
  • 2000: 21 buildings, average cost: $144,400
  • 2001: 33 buildings, average cost: $159,800
  • 2002: 52 buildings, average cost: $149,700
  • 2003: 46 buildings, average cost: $180,300
  • 2004: 45 buildings, average cost: $235,500
  • 2005: 23 buildings, average cost: $222,200
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $163,300
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $293,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $214,600
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $197,500
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $225,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $223,100
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $268,500
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $343,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.11 N, Longitude: 89.64 W

Area code: 608

Cross Plains household income distribution Cross Plains home values distribution

Crime rates in Cross Plains by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.027.60.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.027.70.00.0
Robberies 01010000000
per 100,000 0.029.70.028.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 00210100000
per 100,000 0.00.058.328.20.027.80.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 546106213130
per 100,000 150.7118.8174.9282.4165.855.527.384.427.781.70.0
Thefts 4933314143742928382024
per 100,000 1,477.2979.8903.51,157.91,188.52,053.8791.5788.11,052.0544.8651.1
Auto thefts 20110101200
per 100,000 60.30.029.128.20.027.80.028.155.40.00.0
Arson 000000N/A0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A0.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6) 77.558.764.985.8119.197.634.941.373.528.627.1

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Crime rate in Cross Plains detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Wisconsin average:

2.23
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.7%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +748 (+32.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Finance and insurance (24%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (32%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Cross Plains, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Cross Plains-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 69% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 13.1 miles away from the Cross Plains village center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/3/1983, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.5 miles away from the village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 335.4 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 120.6 miles away from Cross Plains 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 310.8 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 334.3 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 367.9 miles away from Cross Plains center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 97.0 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 Dane County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cross Plains topographic map

Birthplace of: Connie Grob - Baseball player, David Berghoefer - College basketball player (Western Carolina Catamounts).

Hospitals and medical centers near Cross Plains:

  • REST HAVEN HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; VERONA, WI)
  • UNIV HSPTL HHA (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; MIDDLETON, WI)
  • HEARTLAND COUNTRY VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BLACK EARTH, WI)
  • ATTIC ANGEL PLACE HC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MIDDLETON, WI)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHAB-MIDDLETON VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MIDDLETON, WI)
  • SOUTHERNCARE MADISON (Hospital, about 9 miles away; MADISON, WI)
  • OAKWOOD LUTHERAN HM HEBRON HALL (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MADISON, WI)

Amtrak station near Cross Plains:

  • 13 miles: MADISON (800 LANGDON ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cross Plains:

  • Edgewood College (about 12 miles; Madison, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,455)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 13 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 34,621)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 13 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)
  • Madison Area Technical College (about 16 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 9,603)
  • Herzing University-Madison (about 18 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 3,160)
  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 50 miles; Whitewater, WI; FT enrollment: 11,124)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 51 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)

Public elementary/middle schools in Cross Plains:

Private elementary/middle school in Cross Plains:

  • ST FRANCIS XAVIER SCHOOL (Students: 167, Location: 2939 THINNES ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Cross Plains

Library in Cross Plains:

  • ROSEMARY GARFOOT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $326,104; Location: 2107 JULIUS ST.; 38,771 books; 8,370 e-books; 5,650 audio materials; 3,590 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 10 other licensed databases; 119 print serial subscriptions)

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

Churches in Cross Plains include: Saint Francis Xavier Catholic Church (A), Saint Martins Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Dane 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 61.8. This is better than average.

City:

61.8
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 4.36. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.36
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.38. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.38
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.4. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.07. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.07
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00432. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00432
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.3%
(3.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  69.7%
Whole state:  64.4%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
15 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Cross Plains (2011 data):

  • State Bank of Cross Plains: State Bank Of Cross Plains at 1205 Main Street, branch established on 1908/01/01; Cross Plains Branch at 2535 Main Street, branch established on 1991/03/11. Info updated 2011/07/11: Bank assets: $797.7 mil, Deposits: $698.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: S.B.c.p. Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Wisconsin average:

10.5

Cross Plains travel time to work - commute Cross Plains mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Cross Plains village (based on Dane County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic106,03634
Mainline Protestant73,128113
Evangelical Protestant30,727146
Other12,96849
Black Protestant7795
Orthodox4454
None263,990-
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: 73
Dane County:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Dane County:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 154
Dane County:

3.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 382
Here:

8.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.0%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Dane County:

23.9%
Wisconsin:

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

11.1%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.7%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Cross Plains:

41.6%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.3
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

28.7%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cross Plains:

9.2%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Cross Plains:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Cross Plains:

36.4%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

53.6%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Cross Plains:

78.3%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cross Plains, 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 1$4,173$50,0760$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,871$53,2260$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$21,197$50,8730$0
Police - Other 1$2,880$34,5600$0
Streets and Highways 6$21,617$43,2340$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,651$43,8120$0
Local Libraries 2$7,641$45,8463$2,422
Totals for Government 18$70,030$46,6873$2,422

Cross Plains government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $265,000 ($68.21)
    Parks & Recreation: $67,000 ($17.25)
    Health - Other: $11,000 ($2.83)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $453,000 ($116.60)
    Regular Highways: $330,000 ($84.94)
    Police Protection: $328,000 ($84.43)
    Financial Administration: $263,000 ($67.70)
    Libraries: $201,000 ($51.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $199,000 ($51.22)
    Water Utilities: $190,000 ($48.91)
    Central Staff Services: $155,000 ($39.90)
    Fire Protection: $120,000 ($30.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $112,000 ($28.83)
    General - Other: $79,000 ($20.33)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $32,000 ($8.24)
    General Public Buildings: $19,000 ($4.89)
    Health Services - Other: $12,000 ($3.09)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $235,000 ($60.49)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $241,000 ($62.03)
    Central Staff: $200,000 ($51.48)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($0.51)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($0.51)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $692,000 ($178.12)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($2.32)

Cross Plains government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $654,000 ($168.34)
    Parks & Recreation: $89,000 ($22.91)
    All Other: $7,000 ($1.80)
    Solid Waste Management: $0 ($0.00)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $6,000 ($1.54)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $51,000 ($13.13)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $193,000 ($49.68)
    Interest Earnings: $188,000 ($48.39)
    Special Assessments: $45,000 ($11.58)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $161,000 ($41.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $359,000 ($92.41)
    Highways: $123,000 ($31.66)
    All Other: $23,000 ($5.92)
  • Tax - Property: $1,465,000 ($377.09)
    NEC: $94,000 ($24.20)

Cross Plains government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $788,000 ($202.83)
    Water Utilities: $146,000 ($37.58)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,989,000 ($769.37)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $38,000 ($9.78)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $694,000 ($178.64)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,783,000 ($716.34)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $791,000 ($203.60)
    Water Utilities: $100,000 ($25.74)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $35,000 ($9.01)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $900,000 ($231.66)
    Water Utilities: $46,000 ($11.84)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,607,000 ($928.44)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,207,000 ($310.68)

6.00% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,234 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($186 average AGI)
Dane County:

0.03%
Wisconsin average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Milwaukee County, WI  0.30% ($34,934 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.28% ($50,103)
from Rock County, WI  0.25% ($35,033)


5.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,394 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($618 average AGI)
Dane County:

0.09%
Wisconsin average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Milwaukee County, WI  0.34% ($31,242 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  0.26% ($38,444)
to Columbia County, WI  0.25% ($43,088)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cross Plains:

  • WLMV (1480 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WTDY (1670 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WHA (970 AM; 5 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: BOARD REGENTS OF UNIV OF WI SYSTEM)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIBA (1310 AM; 5 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTUX (1550 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MADISON, WI)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WNWC (1190 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SUN PRAIRIE, WI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, 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.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cross Plains:

  • WERN (88.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WIBA-FM (101.5 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCJZ (96.3 FM; SAUK CITY, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZEE (104.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WORT (89.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: BACK PORCH RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W215AQ (90.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WNWC-FM (102.5 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WOLX-FM (94.9 FM; BARABOO, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WWQM-FM (106.3 FM; MIDDLETON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT INC.)
  • WMMM-FM (105.5 FM; VERONA, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WMGN (98.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • W277AE (103.3 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: FAITH ACADEMY DBA WFEN)
  • WSUM (91.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS OF UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WMAD-FM (92.1 FM; SUN PRAIRIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBZU (105.1 FM; WAUNAKEE, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WHIT-FM (93.1 FM; DE FOREST, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WJJO (94.1 FM; WATERTOWN, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGMENT, INC.)
  • WDMP-FM (99.3 FM; DODGEVILLE, WI; Owner: DODGE POINT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cross Plains:

  • 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)
  • WMTV (Channel 15; MADISON, WI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W58CO (Channel 58; SAULT STE. MARIE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W38CT (Channel 38; MADISON, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W23BW (Channel 23; MADISON, WI; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W08CK (Channel 8; MADISON-MIDDLETON, WI; Owner: HEALTHY'S, INC.)
Cross Plains fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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


Cross Plains fatal accident list:

Mar 4, 2011 06:54 PM, Us-14, Water St, Lat: 43.11443, Lon: -89.65889, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $267,000Total costs
  • 1,500Total average daily traffic
  • 583Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Cross Plains)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 1501 Bourbon Street (Lat: 43.111417 Lon: -89.648833), Type: Bant, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: KXO710
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.070 MHz, 154.220 MHz, 154.295 MHzGrant Date: 04/23/2013, Expiration Date: 03/30/2023Registrant: General Communications, 5157 Anton Drive, Madison, WI 53719, Phone: (608) 271-4848, Fax: (608) 274-2080
  • 4460 Dahem Pass (Lat: 43.097778 Lon: -89.648444), Call Sign: KBA329, Licensee ID: L00119127
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.515 MHz, 154.540 MHzGrant Date: 01/27/1997, Expiration Date: 04/03/2002, Cancellation Date: 06/09/2002Registrant: J & S Security Inc, 2144 Hillebrand Dr, Cross Plains, WI 53528
  • 1209 Park Street (Lat: 43.116250 Lon: -89.658250), Call Sign: WQVA947
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.437 MHzGrant Date: 12/11/2014, Expiration Date: 12/11/2024, Certifier: Virginia DieboldRegistrant: General Communication Inc, 2880 Commerce Park Drive, Madison, WI 53719, Phone: (608) 310-7091, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 0.4 Km Of Mineral Point & Garfoot Rds (Lat: 43.063889 Lon: -89.697333), Structure height: 152 m, Call Sign: KPJ765
    Assigned Frequencies: 455.980 MHzGrant Date: 04/20/1988, Expiration Date: 12/01/2020Registrant: Iheartmedia, 2625 South Memorial Drive, Suite A, Tulsa, OK 74129, Phone: (918) 664-4581, Fax: (918) 664-3066, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • CROSS PLAINS, Lat: 43.120694 Lon: -89.638111, Call Sign: WPVX596, Licensee ID: L00090074
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.268 MHzGrant Date: 06/14/2012, Expiration Date: 08/30/2022, Certifier: Carolyn GarfootRegistrant: Village Of Cross Plains
  • CROSS PLAINS, 1501 Bourbon Road (Lat: 43.112750 Lon: -89.654833), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 50.6 m, Call Sign: WQWQ351
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/26/2015, Expiration Date: 10/26/2025, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 3722 Garfoot Rd (Lat: 43.063861 Lon: -89.697333), Call Sign: KNKI690
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.337 MHzGrant Date: 01/04/2010, Expiration Date: 11/08/2019, Certifier: J. Roy PottleRegistrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 1800 M Street, Nw, Suite 800n, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Cross Plains)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$212,8703$179,84328$187,5991$204,630
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$02$186,7200$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$03$198,5000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$176,1650$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0130.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$115,720
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0130.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

  • CROSS PLAINS WATERWORKS (Population served: 3,543, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ST MARYS OF PINE BLUFF CHURCH (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RED MOUSE (Population served: 55, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MORGANS OF CROSS PLAINS (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • STATEWIDE SUPPLY INC (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Service Call: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Electricity (26%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in Cross Plains, WI
NameCountNameCount
Subway1UPS1
True Value1Walgreens1

Cross Plains 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.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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