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Dane County

Population in July 2009: 5,587. Population change since 2000: +6.0%
 

Males: 2,868  (51.3%)
Females: 2,719  (48.7%)

Median resident age:  48.1 years
Wisconsin median age:  36.0 years

Zip codes: 53558.

Estimated median household income in 2011: $81,219 (it was $66,250 in 2000)
Dunn:

$81,219
Wisconsin:

$50,395
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $40,064

Dunn town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $254,295 (it was $164,300 in 2000)
Dunn:

$254,295
Wisconsin:

$166,700
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $294,379; Detached houses: $325,280; Townhouses or other attached units: $295,929; In 2-unit structures: $298,020; Mobile homes: $29,539

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  • White alone - 5,102 (96.8%)
  • Hispanic - 92 (1.7%)
  • Asian alone - 26 (0.5%)
  • Two or more races - 27 (0.5%)
  • Black alone - 11 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 9 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 3 (0.06%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Dunn: 181.5 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: German (40.2%), Norwegian (17.7%), Irish (15.9%), English (9.6%), United States (5.6%), French (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 28.6 square miles.

Population density: 195 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Dunn:

  • High school or higher: 91.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dunn town:

  • Never married: 22.1%
  • Now married: 67.4%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

96 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.8%
Wisconsin:  4.5%

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

Dunn town:  1.8% ($2,878)
Wisconsin:  2.0% ($2,245)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Madison, WI (7.9 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (114.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: McFarland, WI (1.7 miles ), Pleasant Springs, WI (2.2 miles ), Oregon, WI (2.3 miles ), Monona, WI (2.3 miles ), Stoughton, WI (2.4 miles ), Blooming Grove, WI (2.4 miles ), Madison, WI (2.5 miles ), Fitchburg, WI (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $87,700
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $132,200
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $122,700
  • 2001: 14 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $127,200
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 42.98 N, Longitude: 89.31 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 608

Dunn household income distribution Dunn home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.8%
Wisconsin:

6.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +5 (+0.1%).

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Metal and metal products (4%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Food (3%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Construction (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Dunn-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 153% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 23.4 miles away from the Dunn town center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/17/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.3 miles away from the town center injured 30 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dunn-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 87.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

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, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals/medical centers near Dunn:

  • STOUGHTON HSPTL (Critical Access Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, about 6 miles away; STOUGHTON, WI)
  • MERITER HSPTL (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, about 8 miles away; MADISON, WI)
  • ST MARY'S HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, about 8 miles away; MADISON, WI)

Amtrak station near Dunn:

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

Local government website: userpages.itis.com/towndunn

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dunn:

  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 8 miles; Madison, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,846)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 9 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 37,050)
  • Madison Area Technical College (about 10 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 5,928)
  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 31 miles; Whitewater, WI; FT enrollment: 9,532)
  • Rock Valley College (about 50 miles; Rockford, IL; FT enrollment: 3,903)
  • Waukesha County Technical College (about 54 miles; Pewaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 2,559)
  • Carroll University (about 55 miles; Waukesha, WI; FT enrollment: 2,756)

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Notable locations in Dunn: Mandt Farm and Equestrian Center (A), Willow Spring Farms (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Mud Lake (A), Upper Mud Lake (B), Lake Waubesa (C), Grass Lake (D), Hook Lake (E), Lake Kegonsa (F), Lake Kegonsa 410 (G), Lake Waubesa (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Murphys Creek (A), Swan Creek (B), Door Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Dunn include: Waubesa Wetlands State Natural Area (1), Hook Lake Bog State Natural Area (2), Goodland Park (3). 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
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 38.1. This is about average.
City:

38.1
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.3. This is about average. There were 11 monitors within city limits.
City:

19.3
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.5
U.S.:

9.6
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00432. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.00432
U.S.:

0.05195


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

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.0%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.4%
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:

1.7%
Whole state:

8.7%

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

0.9%
Whole state:

3.7%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Dunn, WI

7 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
2 people in college/university student housing in 2010
6 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Dunn compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house 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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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (74%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Dunn (based on Dane County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.50%
Here52.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchUnited Church of ChristJewish
Adherents53.3%22.1%3.8%2.5%2.0%
Congregations14.3%19.0%8.4%5.5%1.8%
Name Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentLutheran ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodOther
Adherents2.0%2.0%1.9%1.9%8.5%
Congregations0.7%4.0%3.7%4.4%38.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 73
This county:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

3.24 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

8.03 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

6.0%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

23.9%
Wisconsin:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Dane County:

11.1%
State:

13.0%

6.99% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,387 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.99%
Wisconsin average:

6.06%

0.32% of residents moved from foreign countries ($397 average AGI)
Dane County:

0.32%
Wisconsin average:

0.08%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Milwaukee County, WI  0.32% ($35,740 average AGI)
from Columbia County, WI  0.29% ($33,319)
from Rock County, WI  0.28% ($37,443)


6.35% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($44,540 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.35%
Wisconsin average:

6.22%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($296 average AGI)
Dane County:

0.08%
Wisconsin average:

0.04%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Columbia County, WI  0.38% ($41,524 average AGI)
to Rock County, WI  0.35% ($40,708)
to Milwaukee County, WI  0.32% ($31,704)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dunn:

  • 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.)
  • WTUX (1550 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MADISON, WI)
  • WHA (970 AM; 5 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: BOARD REGENTS OF UNIV OF WI SYSTEM)
  • WIBA (1310 AM; 5 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNWC (1190 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SUN PRAIRIE, WI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dunn:

  • WMGN (98.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WZEE (104.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WERN (88.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WORT (89.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: BACK PORCH RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIBA-FM (101.5 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMMM-FM (105.5 FM; VERONA, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WNWC-FM (102.5 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • W215AQ (90.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WWQM-FM (106.3 FM; MIDDLETON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT INC.)
  • WJJO (94.1 FM; WATERTOWN, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGMENT, INC.)
  • WSJY (107.3 FM; FORT ATKINSON, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WMAD-FM (92.1 FM; SUN PRAIRIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W216BL (91.1 FM; MCFARLAND, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WCJZ (96.3 FM; SAUK CITY, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOLX-FM (94.9 FM; BARABOO, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WKPO (105.9 FM; EVANSVILLE, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WHIT-FM (93.1 FM; DE FOREST, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WSUM (91.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS OF UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WJVL (99.9 FM; JANESVILLE, WI; Owner: SOUTHERN WISCONSIN BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WBZU (105.1 FM; WAUNAKEE, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)

TV broadcast stations around Dunn:

  • WISC-TV (Channel 3; MADISON, WI; Owner: TELEVISION WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WMSN-TV (Channel 47; MADISON, WI; Owner: WMSN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WMTV (Channel 15; MADISON, WI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • 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)
  • W23BW (Channel 23; MADISON, WI; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W38CT (Channel 38; MADISON, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W08CK (Channel 8; MADISON-MIDDLETON, WI; Owner: HEALTHY'S, INC.)
  • W58CO (Channel 58; SAULT STE. MARIE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W65EE (Channel 65; JANESVILLE, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 15 meters (49ft)
Total costs: $1,084,000
Total average daily traffic: 20,605
Total average daily truck traffic: 432
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 30,029

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Dunn)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Dunn WI 1, 2375 Dyreson Rd (Lat: 42.975917 Lon: -89.290139), Type: Mast, Structure height: 85.6 m, Overall height: 87.2 m, Call Sign: WQIS935
    Assigned Frequencies: 11485.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/06/2008, Expiration Date: 05/06/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/06/2009, Certifier: William Chastain
    Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Aapx 3200 Feet Nw Of Junction Of Rt. 51 And Rt. B (Lat: 42.975806 Lon: -89.290389), Overall height: 92.4 m, Call Sign: KNKI690
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.780 MHz, 931.337 MHz, 152.780 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/04/2010, Expiration Date: 11/08/2019, Certifier: J. Roy Pottle
    Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, Nw, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:


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