Cylon, Wisconsin

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Population in 2010: 683. Population change since 2000: +8.6%
 
Males: 360  (52.7%)
Females: 323  (47.3%)
Median resident age:  40.2 years
Wisconsin median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 54007.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $67,708 (it was $51,042 in 2000)
Cylon:

$67,708
WI:

$56,811

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $33,291 (it was $21,213 in 2000)

Cylon town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $188,241 (it was $117,900 in 2000)
Cylon:

$188,241
WI:

$173,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $248,168; Detached houses: $261,832; Townhouses or other attached units: $166,478; In 2-unit structures: $182,304; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $183,772; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $166,546; Mobile homes: $34,021
  • Races in Cylon, WI (2010)

    Cylon races chart
    • 64794.7%White alone
    • 192.8%Hispanic
    • 71.0%Two or more races
    • 50.7%American Indian alone
    • 40.6%Asian alone
    • 10.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cylon: 101.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (40.7%), Norwegian (20.7%), Irish (10.7%), Swedish (10.2%), English (6.0%), French (5.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1061 feet

Land area: 35.4 square miles.

Population density: 19 people per square mile   (very low).

Cylon,WI real estate house value index trend

Cylon, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Cylon:

  • High school or higher: 90.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cylon town:

  • Never married: 23.0%
  • Now married: 63.3%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

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

Cylon town:  1.1% ($1,270)
Wisconsin:  2.0% ($2,245)
Cylon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Paul, MN (40.3 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (328.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Deer Park, WI (1.6 miles ), Black Brook, WI (2.4 miles ), Emerald, WI (2.4 miles ), Clear Lake, WI (2.6 miles ), Erin Prairie, WI (2.6 miles ), Stanton, WI (2.6 miles ), Star Prairie, WI (3.0 miles ), Amery, WI (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $115,700
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $111,300
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $77,600
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $116,200
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $168,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2004: 11 buildings, average cost: $138,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $225,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $115,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $277,500
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $240,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.17 N, Longitude: 92.35 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 715

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.0%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -22 (-3.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (14%)
  • Metal and metal products (10%)
  • Machinery (10%)
  • Repair and maintenance (7%)
  • Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (4%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (4%)
  • Metal and metal products (9%)
  • Health care (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Food (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Personal and laundry services (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5%)
  • Construction laborers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other financial specialists (5%)
  • Personal appearance workers (5%)

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

Average climate in Cylon, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cylon-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 12% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/4/1958, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 18.5 miles away from the Cylon town 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 6.2 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cylon-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 182.7 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 194.8 miles away from Cylon center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 353.4 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 223.2 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 309.5 miles away from Cylon center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 130.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Cylon topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cylon:

  • AMERY REG MED CTR Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; AMERY, WI)
  • GOLDEN AGE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; AMERY, WI)
  • AMERY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 10 miles away; AMERY, WI)
  • WESTFIELDS HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; NEW RICHMOND, WI)
  • DEERFIELD CARE CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; NEW RICHMOND, WI)
  • GLENHAVEN (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GLENWOOD CITY, WI)
  • AMERICAN HERITAGE CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HAMMOND, WI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cylon:

  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls (about 26 miles; River Falls, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,868)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stout (about 29 miles; Menomonie, WI; FT enrollment: 8,120)
  • Century College (about 33 miles; White Bear Lake, MN; FT enrollment: 7,393)
  • Metropolitan State University (about 39 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 6,159)
  • Saint Paul College (about 41 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 4,778)
  • Bethel University (about 41 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 4,061)
  • University of Northwestern-St Paul (about 42 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 2,680)

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Notable locations in Cylon: Eliason Farms (A), Alex Acres (B), Deer Park Area Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Cylon: Cylon Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Calvary Cemetery (1), Holy Rosary Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Black Brook (A), Hutton Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Cylon: Cylon State Public Hunting Grounds (1). Display/hide its location on the map

St. Croix 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 57.2. This is better than average.

City:

57.2
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 9.25. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.25
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  74.9%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  10.2%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

5.7%
Whole state:

8.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.0%
Whole state:

3.7%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Wisconsin average:

11.0

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

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Religion statistics for Cylon town (based on St. Croix County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic18,4719
Mainline Protestant14,84830
Evangelical Protestant8,72534
Other5375
None41,764-
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: 9
St. Croix County:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 39
St. Croix County:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
Here:

8.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.4%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Croix County:

26.1%
Wisconsin:

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

12.7%
State:

13.0%

5.73% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,970 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
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 Washington County, MN  0.77% ($62,138 average AGI)
from Pierce County, WI  0.63% ($33,106)
from Polk County, WI  0.55% ($32,967)


6.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,208 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.02%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($100 average AGI)
St. Croix County:

0.04%
Wisconsin average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Washington County, MN  0.79% ($51,192 average AGI)
to Ramsey County, MN  0.61% ($42,970)
to Pierce County, WI  0.48% ($33,196)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cylon:

  • 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)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • 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)
  • WMGT (1220 AM; 5 kW; STILLWATER, MN; Owner: ENDURANCE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • WMIN (740 AM; daytime; 1 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: WRPX, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cylon:

  • 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)
  • KSTP-FM (94.5 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-FM, LLC, A DELAWARE LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WMEQ-FM (92.1 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WATQ (106.7 FM; CHETEK, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLMX-FM (104.9 FM; BALSAM LAKE, WI; Owner: QUARNSTROM MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WEVR-FM (106.3 FM; RIVER FALLS, WI; Owner: HANTEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cylon:

  • 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.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 38m125ftTotal length
  • $191,000Total costs
  • 14,561Total average daily traffic
  • 1,321Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11910-1919
  • 11950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 61980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Cylon, WI

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (61%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (19%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • Utility gas (4%)

Cylon compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage 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.
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