Dodgeville, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 4,686 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.0%
 
Males: 2,373  (50.6%)
Females: 2,313  (49.4%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 53533.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $52,048 (it was $41,615 in 2000)
Dodgeville:

$52,048
WI:

$56,811

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $31,715 (it was $20,962 in 2000)

Dodgeville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $147,998 (it was $88,500 in 2000)
Dodgeville:

$147,998
WI:

$173,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $154,307; Detached houses: $162,383; Townhouses or other attached units: $153,300; Mobile homes: $19,394

Median gross rent in 2016: $758.

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  • Races in Dodgeville, WI (2010)

    Dodgeville races chart
    • 4,49195.7%White alone
    • 841.8%Hispanic
    • 451.0%Asian alone
    • 340.7%Two or more races
    • 250.5%Black alone
    • 110.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.04%Other race alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dodgeville: 92.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (30.5%), Norwegian (14.0%), American (8.2%), Portuguese (7.5%), English (7.1%), Irish (6.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1889

Elevation: 1222 feet

Land area: 3.58 square miles.

Population density: 1,309 people per square mile   (low).

Dodgeville,WI real estate house value index trend

Dodgeville, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Dodgeville:

  • High school or higher: 94.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dodgeville city:

  • Never married: 33.2%
  • Now married: 48.7%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 7.9%

17 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.4%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 25 registered sex offenders living in Dodgeville, Wisconsin as of July 19, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Dodgeville to the number of sex offenders is 193 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,646 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,811 (2.4%)

Dodgeville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Madison, WI (38.0 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (147.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Edmund, WI (2.6 miles) , Ridgeway, WI (2.7 miles ), Mineral Point, WI (2.8 miles ), Linden, WI (2.8 miles ), Waldwick, WI (3.0 miles ), Cobb, WI (3.2 miles ), Wyoming, WI (3.3 miles ), Hollandale, WI (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $85,200
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $100,500
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2000: 20 buildings, average cost: $118,100
  • 2001: 20 buildings, average cost: $118,100
  • 2002: 20 buildings, average cost: $118,100
  • 2003: 23 buildings, average cost: $118,100
  • 2004: 26 buildings, average cost: $135,400
  • 2005: 20 buildings, average cost: $149,300
  • 2006: 14 buildings, average cost: $145,300
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $208,300
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $220,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $675,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $264,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.96 N, Longitude: 90.13 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,110 (+64.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,434 (61.3%)

Area code: 608

Dodgeville household income distribution Dodgeville home values distribution

Crime rates in Dodgeville by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 121011200100120
per 100,000 23.444.421.50.020.621.844.10.00.021.20.00.021.442.70.0
Robberies 000002000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.043.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 411102216109535710
per 100,000 93.4244.0214.842.041.221.8132.319.80.0191.0106.664.0107.1149.4215.3
Burglaries 817566106104108188109
per 100,000 186.9377.1107.4125.9123.5218.5132.3197.588.7212.2170.6383.7171.3213.4193.8
Theft 109871321219899575749614139495748
per 100,000 2,546.11,929.92,835.12,539.32,017.32,163.01,257.21,125.81,086.21,294.3874.4831.41,049.31,216.41,033.4
Auto thefts 553541104020212
per 100,000 116.8110.964.4104.982.321.822.10.088.70.042.70.042.821.343.1
Arson 0N/A0000000100000
per 100,000 0.0N/A0.00.00.00.00.00.00.021.20.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.5) 136.9166.6157.7127.2120.6138.5123.162.856.8121.871.772.995.9129.3101.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Dodgeville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.15
Wisconsin average:

2.03

Dodgeville tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.0%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +334 (+8.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (28%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Retail trade (31%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Dodgeville, Wisconsin

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Tornado activity:

Dodgeville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 60% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 7.7 miles away from the Dodgeville city 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 0.5 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dodgeville-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 333.5 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 121.6 miles away from Dodgeville 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 309.6 miles away from the city 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 93.0 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 365.7 miles away from Dodgeville 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 332.6 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 Iowa County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dodgeville topographic map

Birthplace of: Homer Fieldhouse - Landscape architect, Don Perkins (running back, born 1917) - Football player, Glenn A. Abbey - Diplomat.

Hospitals and medical centers in Dodgeville:

  • UPLAND HILLS HEALTH (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 800 COMPASSION WAY)
  • BLOOMFIELD HEALTHCARE AND REHAB CENTER (3151 CTY RD CH)
  • UPLAND HILLS NURSING AND REHAB (800 COMPASSION WAY)
  • UPLAND HILLS DIALYSIS CTR (800 COMPASSION WAY)
  • UPLAND HILLS HOME CARE (800 COMPASSION WAY)

Airports and heliports located in Dodgeville:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dodgeville:

  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 25 miles; Platteville, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,679)
  • Edgewood College (about 37 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 38 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 34,621)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 38 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)
  • Madison Area Technical College (about 42 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 9,603)
  • Herzing University-Madison (about 45 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 3,160)
  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 71 miles; Whitewater, WI; FT enrollment: 11,124)

Public high school in Dodgeville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Dodgeville:

Private elementary/middle school in Dodgeville:

  • ST JOSEPH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 212, Location: 305 E WALNUT ST, Grades: PK-8)
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Library in Dodgeville:

  • DODGEVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $323,955; Location: 139 S. IOWA ST.; 34,368 books; 7,650 audio materials; 5,556 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 28 state licensed databases; 80 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Dodgeville: Fieldhouse Fruit Farm (A), Dodgeville Wastewater Treatment Plant (B), Dodgeville Area Ambulance Service (C), Dodgeville Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Dodgeville include: Plymouth Congregational Church (A), Saint Joseph Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: East Side Cemetery (1), Saint Joseph Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: DOBY Stables Inc (Museums; 4334 State Road 23), Johnson David R (Museums; 4334 State Road 23), Iowa County Historical Society (Museums; 1301 North Bequette), Governor Dodge Gift Shop (Museums; 4334 State Road 23), Museum of Minerals and Crystals (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 4334 State Road 23).

Hotels: House On the Rock (3637 State Road 23), Best Western Quiet House-Stes (1130 North Johns Street), Dodgeville Self Storage (1308 North Johns Street).

Courts: Iowa County Government - Courthouse & Administrative Annex- Clerk Of Circuit C (222 North Iowa Street), Iowa County Government - Community Service- Courthouse & Administrative Annex- Teen C (222 North Iowa Street), Iowa County - Courthouse & Administrative Annex- Dodgeville- Courthouse & Admin A (201 North Iowa Street).

Iowa County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.7%
(11.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.5%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.5%
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: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Dodgeville in 2010:

  • 43 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 22 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 5 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Dodgeville in 2000:

  • 47 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 29 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 22 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 7 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 7 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill

Dodgeville, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Dodgeville (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Dodgeville Branch at 178 N Iowa Street, branch established on 1951/04/16. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Farmers Savings Bank: Dodgeville Office at 1113 Johns Street, branch established on 2000/05/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $229.4 mil, Deposits: $207.1 mil, headquarters in Mineral Point, WI, positive income, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Wisconsin Bancshares Corporation
  • AnchorBank, fsb: Dodgeville Branch at 316 W Spring St, branch established on 1934/10/31. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $3,067.4 mil, Deposits: $2,481.9 mil, headquarters in Madison, WI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 56 total offices
  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Dodgeville Branch at 302 North Iowa Street, branch established on 1896/06/01. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Wisconsin average:

10.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Dodgeville city (based on Iowa County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,6328
Mainline Protestant4,24723
Evangelical Protestant69413
Other281
None12,086-
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
Iowa County:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Iowa County:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

11.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Iowa County:

28.1%
Wisconsin:

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

13.8%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Dodgeville:

50.8%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.5%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Dodgeville:

28.9
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.0%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Dodgeville:

12.2%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Dodgeville:

6.8
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Dodgeville:

36.2%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

55.7%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Dodgeville:

77.3%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dodgeville, 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$3,011$36,1320$0
Other Government Administration 2$7,333$43,9989$3,747
Police Protection - Officers 8$33,035$49,5531$177
Firefighters 0$0 32$6,094
Streets and Highways 5$16,764$40,2340$0
Sewerage 2$7,519$45,1140$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,620$43,4400$0
Water Supply 2$7,284$43,7040$0
Local Libraries 4$12,093$36,2797$2,294
Other and Unallocable 4$17,433$52,29918$4,849
Totals for Government 29$108,092$44,72867$17,161

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $382,000 ($81.52)
    General Public Buildings: $91,000 ($19.42)
    General: $55,000 ($11.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $45,000 ($9.60)
    Libraries: $29,000 ($6.19)
    Health - Other: $5,000 ($1.07)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $680,000 ($145.11)
    Regular Highways: $512,000 ($109.26)
    Sewerage: $504,000 ($107.55)
    Water Utilities: $432,000 ($92.19)
    Parks & Recreation: $304,000 ($64.87)
    Fire Protection: $255,000 ($54.42)
    Libraries: $233,000 ($49.72)
    General - Other: $173,000 ($36.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $170,000 ($36.28)
    Central Staff Services: $134,000 ($28.60)
    Health Services - Other: $110,000 ($23.47)
    Financial Administration: $75,000 ($16.01)
    General Public Buildings: $69,000 ($14.72)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $30,000 ($6.40)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $27,000 ($5.76)
    Natural Resources - Other: $12,000 ($2.56)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $471,000 ($100.51)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $629,000 ($134.23)
    Police Protection: $61,000 ($13.02)
    Regular Highways: $30,000 ($6.40)
    Central Staff: $9,000 ($1.92)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,706,000 ($364.06)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $53,000 ($11.31)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $844,000 ($180.11)
    All Other: $172,000 ($36.71)
    Solid Waste Management: $150,000 ($32.01)
    Parks & Recreation: $53,000 ($11.31)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($1.71)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $43,000 ($9.18)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $182,000 ($38.84)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $266,000 ($56.76)
    Special Assessments: $136,000 ($29.02)
    General Revenue, NEC: $126,000 ($26.89)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.21)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $424,000 ($90.48)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $763,000 ($162.83)
    Highways: $281,000 ($59.97)
    All Other: $75,000 ($16.01)
  • Tax - Property: $2,198,000 ($469.06)
    NEC: $71,000 ($15.15)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $887,000 ($189.29)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $10,863,000 ($2318.18)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $7,293,000 ($1556.34)
    Water Utilities: $940,000 ($200.60)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $12,486,000 ($2664.53)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $1,676,000 ($357.66)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $4,538,000 ($968.42)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,132,000 ($241.57)
    Water Utilities: $151,000 ($32.22)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,023,000 ($645.11)

5.36% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,434 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.36%
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 Dane County, WI  1.53% ($45,243 average AGI)
from Grant County, WI  0.87% ($29,298)
from Lafayette County, WI  0.42% ($30,366)


6.25% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,033 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
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 Dane County, WI  1.98% ($33,036 average AGI)
to Grant County, WI  0.79% ($17,143)
to Lafayette County, WI  0.36% ($29,571)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dodgeville:

  • WDMP (810 AM; daytime; 0 kW; DODGEVILLE, WI; Owner: DODGE POINT B/CG CO. INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLMV (1480 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WTDY (1670 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHA (970 AM; 5 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: BOARD REGENTS OF UNIV OF WI SYSTEM)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WIBA (1310 AM; 5 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dodgeville:

  • WDMP-FM (99.3 FM; DODGEVILLE, WI; Owner: DODGE POINT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WHHI (91.3 FM; HIGHLAND, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WERN (88.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WJTY (88.1 FM; LANCASTER, WI; Owner: JOY PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WIBA-FM (101.5 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOLX-FM (94.9 FM; BARABOO, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WZEE (104.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WORT (89.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: BACK PORCH RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KATF (92.9 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • WCJZ (96.3 FM; SAUK CITY, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W215AQ (90.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WMMM-FM (105.5 FM; VERONA, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WGLR-FM (97.7 FM; LANCASTER, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Dodgeville:

  • 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.)
  • KFXB (Channel 40; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: DUBUQUE TV LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
Dodgeville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Dodgeville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • 99Total average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dodgeville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Dodgeville, WI)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dodgeville)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Dodgeville)

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

SAM & MADDIES (Population served: 87, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1993, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-31-1993), St Compliance achieved (MAY-27-1994), Fed PAO issued (JUN-21-1994), Fed Formal NOV issued (OCT-19-1995)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1993, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed PAO issued (JUN-21-1994), Fed Formal NOV issued (OCT-19-1995)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • DODGEVILLE WATERWORKS (Address: 100 E FOUNTAIN ST , Population served: 4,583, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BLOOMFIELD HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CTR (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MUELLER IMPLEMENT INC (Population served: 35, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PLEASANT RIDGE STORE (Population served: 28, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TOMS CAMPGROUND (Population served: 27, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17
  • Hazardous Condition: 15

Incident types - Dodgeville

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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Dodgeville, Wisconsin:

  • Super 8, 1308 Johns St, Dodgeville, Wisconsin 53533 , Phone: (608) 935-3888, Fax: (608) 935-3888
  • The House On The Rock Inn, 3591 State Rd 23, Dodgeville, Wisconsin 53533 , Phone: (608) 935-3711
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Dodgeville, Wisconsin
Most common first names in Dodgeville, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary6381.9 years
William5778.7 years
Robert5272.6 years
John5279.1 years
Helen3077.3 years
George2778.5 years
Charles2778.2 years
Margaret2778.8 years
Joseph2675.5 years
Ruth2583.1 years
Most common last names in Dodgeville, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson4681.6 years
Olson3180.0 years
Johnson2780.8 years
Peterson2679.0 years
Thomas2278.5 years
Halverson2176.6 years
Jones2174.6 years
Nelson1778.6 years
Evans1678.3 years
Martin1578.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Dodgeville, WI
NameCountNameCount
Best Western1Subway1
Chevrolet1Super 81
FedEx1True Value1
Ford1U-Haul1
H&R Block1U.S. Cellular1
Hardee's1UPS3
McDonald's1Walgreens1
Nike1Walmart1
Pizza Hut1

Dodgeville compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage 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 below state average.

Dodgeville on our top lists:

  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospices or homes for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere (population 1,000+)"
  • #57 (53533) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Swiss first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
There are 11 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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