Eastman, Wisconsin

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Population in 2013: 415 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.0%
 
Males: 229  (55.3%)
Females: 186  (44.7%)
Median resident age:  37.8 years
Wisconsin median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 54626.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $42,511 (it was $32,321 in 2000)
Eastman:

$42,511
WI:

$51,059
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,552 (it was $12,922 in 2000)

Eastman village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $106,549 (it was $68,000 in 2000)
Eastman:

$106,549
WI:

$165,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $96,003; Detached houses: $98,928; Townhouses or other attached units: $136,857; In 2-unit structures: $136,857; Mobile homes: $51,922

Median gross rent in 2012: $439.

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  • White alone - 423 (98.8%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (1.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Eastman: 88.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (33.0%), Czech (17.3%), Irish (15.8%), French (9.8%), Norwegian (6.4%), United States (4.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1909

Elevation: 1224 feet

Land area: 3.58 square miles.

Population density: 116 people per square mile   (very low).

Eastman,WI real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Eastman:

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Eastman village:

  • Never married: 32.0%
  • Now married: 55.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:  0.4%
Wisconsin:  4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Eastman, Wisconsin as of March 05, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Eastman to the number of sex offenders is 366 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,908 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,500 (1.8%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: La Crosse, WI (46.2 miles , pop. 51,818).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (82.3 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (193.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lynxville, WI (2.5 miles) , Harpers Ferry, IA (2.7 miles ), Steuben, WI (2.9 miles) , Wauzeka, WI (3.0 miles ), Prairie du Chien, WI (3.2 miles ), Haney, WI (3.3 miles ), Bridgeport, WI (3.3 miles ), Millville, WI (3.3 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $82,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,800
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $120,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.16 N, Longitude: 91.02 W

Area code: 608

Eastman household income distribution Eastman home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.6%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +69 (+18.8%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (15%)
  • Carpenters (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Cashiers (10%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)

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

Average climate in Eastman, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Eastman-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 49% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/30/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.7 miles away from the Eastman village center .

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 27.7 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Eastman-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 364.8 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 160.1 miles away from Eastman 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 342.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 302.5 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 128.5 miles away from Eastman 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 396.4 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 Crawford County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Eastman:

  • PRAIRIE MAISON (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI)
  • PRAIRIE DU CHIEN MEM HSPTL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI)
  • GUNDERSEN LUTHERAN RENAL DIALYSIS - PRAIRIE DU CHIEN (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI)
  • GREAT RIVER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MC GREGOR, IA)
  • BOSCOBEL CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; BOSCOBEL, WI)
  • BOSCOBEL AREA HEALTH CARE Critical Access Hospitals (about 16 miles away; BOSCOBEL, WI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eastman:

  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 40 miles; Platteville, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,679)
  • Luther College (about 41 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 43 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Upper Iowa University (about 46 miles; Fayette, IA; FT enrollment: 5,275)
  • Viterbo University (about 46 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,848)
  • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (about 47 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 9,837)
  • Western Technical College (about 47 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 3,377)

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Notable location: Eastman Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Eastman: Saint Wenceslaus Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Wencelaus Cemetery (1), National Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Crawford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

EASTMAN WATERWORKS (Population served: 427, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUL-31-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-31-2008), St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-03-2008), St Public Notif received (AUG-06-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-14-2008), St Public Notif issued (JUN-14-2008), St Public Notif received (JUN-14-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-16-2008), St Public Notif requested (JUN-16-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2009)
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 4.7%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  69.6%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.4%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Eastman compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value below 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 significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Eastman (2011 data):

  • Peoples State Bank: Eastman Branch at 103 North Main Street, branch established on 2010/04/12. Info updated 2011/09/12: Bank assets: $523.0 mil, Deposits: $434.5 mil, headquarters in Prairie Du Chien, WI, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (55%)
  • Wood (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Eastman village (based on Crawford County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.39%
Here: 59.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristEvangelical Free Church of America
Adherents57.5%21.5%8.0%2.2%1.8%
Congregations19.4%19.4%22.2%5.6%2.8%
NameInternational Church of the Foursquare GospelNew Testament Association Independent Baptist Churches/Other Fundamental BaptistsWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents1.4%1.4%1.2%1.1%3.9%
Congregations2.8%2.8%2.8%2.8%19.4%
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: 7
Crawford County:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Crawford County:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

5.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

10.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Crawford County:

26.6%
Wisconsin:

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

11.3%
State:

13.0%
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 0$0 2$9,691
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$51
Water Supply 0$0 1$4,511
Other and Unallocable 1$3,237$38,8443$2,028
Totals for Government 1$3,237$38,84413$16,281

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $42,000 ($101.20)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $65,000 ($156.63)
    Regular Highways: $60,000 ($144.58)
    Fire Protection: $38,000 ($91.57)
    Water Utilities: $33,000 ($79.52)
    Housing & Community Development: $26,000 ($62.65)
    Central Staff Services: $22,000 ($53.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $17,000 ($40.96)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($16.87)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($12.05)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($9.64)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($4.82)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($2.41)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($26.51)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $46,000 ($110.84)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $57,000 ($137.35)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($24.10)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $55,000 ($132.53)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($38.55)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($4.82)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $19,000 ($45.78)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $22,000 ($53.01)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($9.64)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $21,000 ($50.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $77,000 ($185.54)
    Housing & Community Development: $48,000 ($115.66)
    Highways: $11,000 ($26.51)
    All Other: $2,000 ($4.82)
  • Tax - Property: $49,000 ($118.07)
    NEC: $1,000 ($2.41)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $172,000 ($414.46)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $230,000 ($554.22)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $167,000 ($402.41)
    Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $28,000 ($67.47)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $179,000 ($431.33)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $23,000 ($55.42)
    Water Utilities: $5,000 ($12.05)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $113,000 ($272.29)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $20,000 ($48.19)

5.45% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,128 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.45%
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 Grant County, WI  0.82% ($30,981 average AGI)
from Vernon County, WI  0.50% ($25,545)
from La Crosse County, WI  0.49% ($24,531)


5.55% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,085 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.55%
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 Grant County, WI  0.76% ($26,740 average AGI)
to La Crosse County, WI  0.56% ($23,216)
to Vernon County, WI  0.55% ($32,472)

Strongest AM radio stations in Eastman:

  • WPRE (980 AM; 1 kW; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • WKTY (580 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KNEI (1140 AM; 2 kW; WAUKON, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, 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.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Eastman:

  • WQPC (94.3 FM; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KNEI-FM (103.5 FM; WAUKON, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, INC.)
  • WGLR-FM (97.7 FM; LANCASTER, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • KCTN (100.1 FM; GARNAVILLO, IA; Owner: DESIGN HOMES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Eastman:

  • K41AD (Channel 41; LANSING, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • W22CI (Channel 22; BLOOMINGTON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WDLS-LP (Channel 35; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WXOW-TV (Channel 19; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: WXOW-WQOW TELEVISION, INC.)

Eastman fatal accident list:

Apr 20, 2011 03:30 PM, Sr-27, Granzow Ln, Lat: 43.17461, Lon: -91.01819, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
Feb 22, 1977 06:18 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: K9JMG, Licensee ID: L00783357
    Grant Date: 12/18/2003, Expiration Date: 03/15/2014, Certifier: James W Smith
    Registrant: James W Smith, 58350 Maple Crest Road, Eastman, WI 54626
  • Call Sign: KB9SCW, Licensee ID: L01369800
    Grant Date: 02/14/2008, Expiration Date: 02/20/2018, Certifier: Philip L Anthony
    Registrant: Philip L Anthony, Eastman, WI 54626
  • Call Sign: N9THR
    Grant Date: 05/11/1993, Expiration Date: 05/11/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/12/2005
    Registrant: Jeffrey M Schwendinger, Hwy 27 Box 6, Eastman, WI 54626

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