Darien, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 1,605 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.1%
 
Males: 778  (48.5%)
Females: 827  (51.5%)
Median resident age:  35.1 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 53114.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $63,739 (it was $46,800 in 2000)
Darien:

$63,739
WI:

$56,811

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $24,965 (it was $17,638 in 2000)

Darien village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $143,135 (it was $102,200 in 2000)
Darien:

$143,135
WI:

$173,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $259,923; Detached houses: $270,291; Townhouses or other attached units: $177,851; In 2-unit structures: $251,019; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $115,382; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $185,381; Mobile homes: $39,217

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,043.

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  • Races in Darien, WI (2010)

    Darien races chart
    • 1,19975.9%White alone
    • 34822.0%Hispanic
    • 120.8%Black alone
    • 90.6%Asian alone
    • 70.4%Two or more races
    • 30.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Darien: 82.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (13.0%), American (10.5%), English (6.0%), Irish (6.0%), Polish (5.7%), Norwegian (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1951

Elevation: 948 feet

Land area: 1.28 square miles.

Population density: 1,251 people per square mile   (low).

Darien,WI real estate house value index trend

Darien, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Darien:

  • High school or higher: 84.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Darien village:

  • Never married: 27.6%
  • Now married: 60.2%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 3.3%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

155 residents are foreign born (8.1% Latin America).

This village:

9.1%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Darien, Wisconsin as of December 15, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Darien to the number of sex offenders is 107 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,606 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,017 (2.2%)

Darien satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Janesville, WI (16.7 miles , pop. 59,498).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (47.8 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (74.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Delavan, WI (2.0 miles ), Delavan Lake, WI (2.1 miles ), Bradford, WI (2.5 miles ), Sharon, WI (2.6 miles ), Walworth, WI (2.7 miles ), Fontana-on-Geneva Lake, WI (2.9 miles ), Richmond, WI (2.9 miles ), Clinton, WI (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $78,800
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $77,600
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $81,400
  • 2000: 10 buildings, average cost: $77,400
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,500
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,500
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $151,800
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $110,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.60 N, Longitude: 88.71 W

Area code: 262

Darien household income distribution Darien home values distribution

Crime rates in Darien by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.060.90.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 0210210003
per 100,000 0.0122.561.00.0124.360.60.00.00.0188.8
Burglaries 498135176311
per 100,000 250.9551.5487.8792.2310.81,030.3351.3185.863.062.9
Theft 26323035323133282920
per 100,000 1,631.11,960.81,829.32,132.81,988.81,878.81,932.11,733.71,827.31,258.7
Auto thefts 2202101000
per 100,000 125.5122.50.0121.962.20.058.50.00.00.0
Arson 0N/A00000000
per 100,000 0.0N/A0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.4) 95.0154.8122.2199.3131.1159.4106.682.477.592.5

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Crime rate in Darien detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.89
Wisconsin average:

2.22
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.6%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +350 (+28.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (38%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Darien, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Darien-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 51% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the Darien village center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 31.2 miles away from the village center killed 6 people and injured 75 people.

Earthquake activity:

Darien-area historical earthquake activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 86% 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 290.2 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 79.5 miles away from Darien 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 265.0 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 322.9 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 288.9 miles away from Darien center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 279.1 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 Walworth County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Darien topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Darien:

  • WILLOWFIELD NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; DELAVAN, WI)
  • WILLOWFIELD OF DELAVAN (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; DELAVAN, WI)
  • WILLIAMS BAY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WILLIAMS BAY, WI)
  • ALDEN MEADOW PARK HCC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CLINTON, WI)
  • GOLDEN YEARS HLTH CTR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WALWORTH, WI)
  • HOLTON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; ELKHORN, WI)
  • MERCY HARVARD HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; HARVARD, IL)

airports located in Darien:

Amtrak stations near Darien:

  • 15 miles: JANESVILLE (3136 EAST COUNTY ROAD O)
  • 17 miles: JANESVILLE (HWY. 26 & HWY. 14) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 19 miles: BELOIT (HWY. 75 & HWY. 51) - Bus Station . Services: call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Darien:

  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 17 miles; Whitewater, WI; Full-time enrollment: 11,124)
  • Rock Valley College (about 25 miles; Rockford, IL; FT enrollment: 6,269)
  • McHenry County College (about 30 miles; Crystal Lake, IL; FT enrollment: 4,886)
  • Carroll University (about 38 miles; Waukesha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,313)
  • College of Lake County (about 40 miles; Grayslake, IL; FT enrollment: 11,041)
  • Waukesha County Technical College (about 40 miles; Pewaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 4,415)
  • University of Wisconsin-Parkside (about 44 miles; Kenosha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,843)

Public elementary/middle school in Darien:

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Library in Darien:

  • DARIEN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $143,467; Location: 47 PARK ST.; 17,803 books; 8,825 e-books; 4,087 audio materials; 1,918 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 50 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Darien: Darien Emergency Medical Services (A), Darien Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Darien: Community Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Walworth 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 58.2. This is better than average.

City:

58.2
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 11.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.5%
(7.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 60.0% for Black residents, 28.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.1% for other race residents, 26.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.9 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  76.3%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  11.7%
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: 0.5% of all households
6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Darien, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Darien (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank and Trust Company: Darien Branch at 218 N Walworth St, branch established on 1995/01/18. Info updated 2009/12/03: Bank assets: $834.5 mil, Deposits: $661.8 mil, headquarters in Beloit, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Centre 1 Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Wisconsin average:

10.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Darien village (based on Walworth County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic19,8688
Evangelical Protestant13,45151
Mainline Protestant10,56340
Other5845
Black Protestant1221
None57,640-
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: 21
Walworth County:

2.09 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Walworth County:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Walworth County:

4.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 110
Here:

10.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.8%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Walworth County:

25.1%
Wisconsin:

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

15.0%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Darien:

45.3%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Darien:

41.1%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.9
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Darien:

23.7%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.4%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Darien:

33.4%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

53.4%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.3%
State:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Darien, 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 2$9,166$54,9961$1,040
Other Government Administration 7$1,025$1,7570$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,448$29,3760$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$23,226$55,7420$0
Streets and Highways 1$4,950$59,4000$0
Sewerage 1$4,610$55,3200$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,948$23,3760$0
Water Supply 1$4,784$57,4080$0
Totals for Government 19$52,157$32,9411$1,040

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $68,000 ($42.37)
    General: $31,000 ($19.31)
    Parks & Recreation: $18,000 ($11.21)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $399,000 ($248.60)
    Sewerage: $215,000 ($133.96)
    Water Utilities: $206,000 ($128.35)
    Regular Highways: $203,000 ($126.48)
    Fire Protection: $107,000 ($66.67)
    Central Staff Services: $91,000 ($56.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $66,000 ($41.12)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $66,000 ($41.12)
    Parks & Recreation: $57,000 ($35.51)
    Health Services - Other: $27,000 ($16.82)
    General - Other: $26,000 ($16.20)
    Libraries: $23,000 ($14.33)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $22,000 ($13.71)
    General Public Buildings: $19,000 ($11.84)
    Financial Administration: $12,000 ($7.48)
    Housing & Community Development: $8,000 ($4.98)
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000 ($1.87)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $2,000 ($1.25)
    Corrections - Other: $1,000 ($0.62)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $188,000 ($117.13)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $32,000 ($19.94)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($6.23)
    Central Staff: $2,000 ($1.25)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $513,000 ($319.63)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $160,000 ($99.69)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $270,000 ($168.22)
    Parks & Recreation: $9,000 ($5.61)
    All Other: $8,000 ($4.98)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $12,000 ($7.48)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $180,000 ($112.15)
    General Revenue, NEC: $99,000 ($61.68)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($0.62)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $189,000 ($117.76)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $393,000 ($244.86)
    Highways: $93,000 ($57.94)
    All Other: $11,000 ($6.85)
  • Tax - Property: $846,000 ($527.10)
    NEC: $26,000 ($16.20)

Darien government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $2,673,000 ($1665.42)
    Industrial Revenue: $1,105,000 ($688.47)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,847,000 ($1150.78)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,699,000 ($1058.57)
    Water Utilities: $306,000 ($190.65)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,597,000 ($1618.07)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $393,000 ($244.86)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $2,250,000 ($1401.87)
    Industrial Revenue: $1,043,000 ($649.84)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $62,000 ($38.63)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $949,000 ($591.28)
    Water Utilities: $336,000 ($209.35)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $3,127,000 ($1948.29)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,523,000 ($948.91)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,043,000 ($649.84)

5.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,180 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
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 Waukesha County, WI  0.57% ($39,840 average AGI)
from Racine County, WI  0.49% ($38,941)
from Milwaukee County, WI  0.46% ($40,416)


5.97% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,205 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($339 average AGI)
Walworth County:

0.04%
Wisconsin average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Milwaukee County, WI  0.62% ($27,966 average AGI)
to Waukesha County, WI  0.54% ($42,068)
to Rock County, WI  0.49% ($32,387)

Strongest AM radio stations in Darien:

  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTJK (1380 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BELOIT, IL; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WROK (1440 AM; 5 kW; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAUK (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WALT-WEST WISCONSIN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Darien:

  • WSLD (104.5 FM; WHITEWATER, WI; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSJY (107.3 FM; FORT ATKINSON, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WLKG (96.1 FM; LAKE GENEVA, WI; Owner: CTJ COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WGSL (91.1 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE CENTER SCHOOL)
  • WGFB (103.1 FM; ROCKTON, IL; Owner: WRWC, Inc.)
  • WFEN (88.3 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAITH ACADEMY, DBA WFEN)
  • WJVL (99.9 FM; JANESVILLE, WI; Owner: SOUTHERN WISCONSIN BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WQFL (100.9 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUEST FOR LIFE, INC.)
  • WKMQ-FM (96.7 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHAD (90.7 FM; DELAFIELD, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WZSR (105.5 FM; WOODSTOCK, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WXRX (104.9 FM; BELVIDERE, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKPO (105.9 FM; EVANSVILLE, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WKCH (106.5 FM; WHITEWATER, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WYHY (95.3 FM; WINNEBAGO, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZOK (97.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSUW (91.7 FM; WHITEWATER, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS, UNIV. OF WIS.)

TV broadcast stations around Darien:

  • WISC-TV (Channel 3; MADISON, WI; Owner: TELEVISION WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • WMSN-TV (Channel 47; MADISON, WI; Owner: WMSN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WIFR (Channel 23; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVO (Channel 17; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WINNEBAGO TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WFBN-LP (Channel 33; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQRF-TV (Channel 39; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUORUM OF ROCKFORD LICENSE, LLC)
  • W65EE (Channel 65; JANESVILLE, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WCFC-CA (Channel 51; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS OF CHICAGOLAND, INC.)
  • WQFL-CA (Channel 8; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAMILY VALUES ORGANIZATION, INC.)

Darien fatal accident list:

Jun 30, 2001 10:28 AM, C, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 14m46ftTotal length
  • 23,963Total average daily traffic
  • 2,730Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Darien)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • S Of S-D Twnline Rd. .9 Mi. E Jct. Cr K & Us-14 2. (Lat: 42.579444 Lon: -88.660556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: KSB432
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.460 MHz, 155.460 MHz, 155.475 MHz, 155.445 MHz, 154.265 MHz, 155.370 MHz, 154.665 MHzGrant Date: 12/09/2010, Expiration Date: 02/22/2021, Certifier: Diane MillerRegistrant: State Of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53707-7912, Phone: (608) 266-2497, Fax: (608) 267-4495, Email:
  • W8880 Cty Rd X (Lat: 42.588861 Lon: -88.735833), Type: Bant, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: KD47066
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.337 MHz, 462.137 MHz, 462.012 MHzGrant Date: 03/29/2014, Expiration Date: 06/07/2024Registrant: Bandt Communications, Inc., 1346 Excalibur Drive, Janesville, WI 53546-1339, Phone: (608) 757-1770, Fax: (608) 757-1783, Email:
  • S Of S-D Townline Rd .9 Mi E Jct Cr K & Us 17 2.28 Mi Se (Lat: 42.579472 Lon: -88.660667), Structure height: 91 m, Call Sign: KZZ529
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.550 MHzGrant Date: 12/18/2014, Expiration Date: 02/16/2025Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street, Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • W8880 County Road X (Lat: 42.591444 Lon: -88.733389), Type: Mast, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 10.6 m, Call Sign: WQDP571
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1800 MHzGrant Date: 10/13/2005, Expiration Date: 10/13/2015, Cancellation Date: 12/19/2015, Certifier: Steve SchuhRegistrant: Primex Wireless, 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 249-2344

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • DARIEN WTR, Oak St (Lat: 42.604472 Lon: -88.703444), Type: Tank, Structure height: 33.5 m, Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WNEK355
    Assigned Frequencies: 6588.75 MHz, 6598.75 MHzGrant Date: 08/13/2010, Expiration Date: 10/11/2020Registrant: Walworth County Sheriff\'s Office, 1770 County Road Nn, Elkhorn, WI 53121-1004, Phone: (262) 741-4621, Fax: (262) 741-4677, Email:
  • DARIEN, S Of S-D Twnline Rd. .9 Mi. E Jct. Cr K & Us-14 2.3m Se (Lat: 42.579444 Lon: -88.660556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQCT369
    Assigned Frequencies: 943.375 MHzGrant Date: 02/27/2015, Expiration Date: 05/19/2025, Certifier: Diane K MillerRegistrant: State Of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53707-7912, Phone: (608) 266-2497, Fax: (608) 267-4495, Email:
  • ML33XC057, W8954 Westbound Ln (Lat: 42.602639 Lon: -88.740639), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQRF404
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/01/2013, Expiration Date: 05/01/2023, Cancellation Date: 10/31/2014, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • DARIEN, Lat: 42.590278 Lon: -88.678056, Call Sign: WQRN771
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.268 MHzGrant Date: 06/26/2013, Expiration Date: 06/26/2023, Certifier: Kevin DayRegistrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Avenue, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • DARIEN, 104 Wisconsin Street (Lat: 42.601722 Lon: -88.708278), Type: Silo, Structure height: 47.2 m, Overall height: 53.3 m, Call Sign: WQSU678
    Assigned Frequencies: 11505.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz... (+3 more)Grant Date: 11/19/2013, Expiration Date: 11/19/2023, Certifier: Luke PackRegistrant: Essex Telcom Dba T6 Broadband, 1890 Chrysler Dr, Belvidere, IL 61008, Phone: (815) 544-1168, Fax: (815) 380-6512, Email:
  • Darien, Lat: 42.593889 Lon: -88.689444, Call Sign: WQUY277
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.268 MHzGrant Date: 11/14/2014, Expiration Date: 11/14/2024, Certifier: Jeff StrateRegistrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Avenue, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • ML33XC057, W8954 Westbound Ln (Lat: 42.602639 Lon: -88.740639), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQVG905
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/10/2015, Expiration Date: 02/10/2025, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: N9FFQ, Licensee ID: L00392417, Grant Date: 10/19/2011, Expiration Date: 11/19/2021, Certifier: Nancy C Weber, Registrant: Nancy C Weber, W 9402 Christie Rd, Darien, WI 53114-1246
  • Call Sign: N9HLY, Grant Date: 05/17/1988, Expiration Date: 05/17/1998, Cancellation Date: 05/18/2000, Registrant: Paula J Wesolowski, 328 Bella Vista Dr, Darien, WI 53114
  • Call Sign: KB9ZEY, Licensee ID: L00342056, Grant Date: 02/15/2011, Expiration Date: 04/02/2021, Certifier: Nicholas D Schommer, Registrant: Nicholas D Schommer, Darien, WI 53114
  • Call Sign: KC9ALO, Licensee ID: L00412604, Grant Date: 08/03/2011, Expiration Date: 10/22/2021, Certifier: Janet K Schommer, Registrant: Janet K Schommer, Darien, WI 53114
  • Call Sign: KC9CHJ, Licensee ID: L00560164, Grant Date: 08/19/2002, Expiration Date: 08/19/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/20/2014, Certifier: Stephanie M Drymalski, Registrant: Stephanie M Drymalski, N3725 Old 89 Rd, Darien, WI 53114
  • Call Sign: KD9EWQ, Licensee ID: L00861825, Grant Date: 10/30/2015, Expiration Date: 10/30/2025, Cancellation Date: 11/17/2015, Certifier: Alan R Fiebig, Registrant: Alan R Fiebig, Darien, WI 53114
  • Call Sign: W9ARF, Previous Call Sign: KD9EWQ, Licensee ID: L00861825, Grant Date: 11/17/2015, Expiration Date: 11/17/2025, Certifier: Alan R Fiebig, Registrant: Alan R Fiebig, Darien, WI 53114

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1640Y , Serial Number: 17249340, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 05/17/1962
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Duane K Gretschmann, 4946 S Hofstrom Rd, Darien, WI 53114, Other Owners: Barbara M Gretschmann
  • Aircraft: EIPPER AIRCRAFT INC QUICKSILVER GT (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 1797A , Serial Number: GT 2801414, Year manufactured: 1993, Airworthiness Date: 10/26/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Gary W Burdick, W7757 Applewood Way, Darien, WI 53114
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BF (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 43019 , Serial Number: 6678, Year manufactured: 1945
    Registrant (Individual): Robert L Ellis, , Darien, WI 53114
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 55783 , Serial Number: 28-7305467, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 05/23/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Keith E Venema, W 8582 S D Townline Rd, Darien, WI 53114
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150J (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 60050 , Serial Number: 15070035, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 12/20/1968
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Duane K Gretschmann, 4946 S Hofstrom Rd, Darien, WI 53114, Other Owners: Barbara M Gretschmann
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 98261 , Serial Number: 18434, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 06/08/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis A Ames, W9157 Us Highway 14, Darien, WI 53114

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

DARIEN WATERWORKS (Address: 24 N WISCONSIN ST , Population served: 1,643, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Other (FEB-15-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-28-2012)
VEGAS GENTLEMANS CLUB (Population served: 155, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Check/Repeat/Confirmation - Between JUN-12-2008 and JUL-31-2008, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-24-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-24-2008), St Public Notif issued (AUG-12-2008), St Other (AUG-20-2008), St Public Notif received (AUG-25-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-26-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-26-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-03-2008)
SHOW PALACE (Population served: 27, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-2011), St Boil Water Order (NOV-03-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-03-2011), St Public Notif issued (NOV-10-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-06-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2011)

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

  • WEST WIND DINER (Population served: 28, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • THE BOARS NEST (Population served: 28, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Businesses in Darien, WI

  • UPS: 1

Darien compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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