Edgar, Wisconsin

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Population in 2017: 1,455 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +5.0%
 
Males: 686  (47.2%)
Females: 769  (52.8%)
Median resident age:

35.9 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 54426.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,620 (it was $40,759 in 2000)
Edgar:

$56,620
WI:

$59,305

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,527 (it was $21,605 in 2000)

Edgar village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $128,292 (it was $91,400 in 2000)
Edgar:

$128,292
WI:

$178,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $138,062; detached houses: $152,710; mobile homes: $26,775

Median gross rent in 2017: $571.

March 2019 cost of living index in Edgar: 86.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.0%
(17.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Edgar, WI (2010)
    • 1,43196.8%White alone
    • 302.0%Hispanic
    • 60.4%Black alone
    • 60.4%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Asian alone
    • 30.2%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Edgar, Wisconsin as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Edgar is 193 to 1.


Crime rates in Edgar by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(69.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(67.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(68.1)
1
(68.5)
2
(137.9)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
15
(1,126)
2
(134.2)
3
(203.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(135.7)
1
(67.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(68.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
19
(1,426)
5
(335.6)
10
(679.8)
5
(373.4)
3
(202.0)
3
(202.0)
3
(203.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(137.9)
1
(68.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(74.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)135.936.241.520.98.18.117.64.713.613.788.37.6

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City-data.com crime index in Edgar, WI

Crime rate in Edgar detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.69
Wisconsin average:

2.15
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Ancestries: German (65.9%), Polish (12.0%), American (9.1%), Irish (2.2%), Norwegian (2.2%), European (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1898

Elevation: 1270 feet

Land area: 1.66 square miles.

Population density: 879 people per square mile   (low).

Edgar, Wisconsin map

6 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.4%
Wisconsin:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,298 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,307 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eau Claire, WI (75.3 miles , pop. 61,704).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (131.0 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (242.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Cassel, WI (1.7 miles ),
Wien, WI (1.9 miles ),
Rietbrock, WI (2.2 miles ),
Fenwood, WI (2.2 miles),
Rib Falls, WI (2.2 miles ),
Marathon City, WI (2.5 miles ),
Frankfort, WI (2.9 miles ),
Athens, WI (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 44.92 N, Longitude: 89.96 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Progressive Village Serving People

Area code: 715

Distribution of median household income in Edgar, WI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Edgar, WI in 2017
Edgar satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $121,700
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $135,700
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $175,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $156,300
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $171,400
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $171,400
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $144,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $230,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $290,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $327,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Edgar, WI residents
Average permit cost in Edgar, WI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.8%
Wisconsin:

3.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +65 (+4.9%).
Most common industries in Edgar, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (8.8%)
  • Educational services (8.6%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.8%)
  • Wood products (5.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Food (11.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.3%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Paper (6.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.0%)
  • Machinery (4.4%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (13.7%)
  • Health care (12.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.6%)
  • Wood products (7.7%)
  • Social assistance (7.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
  • Food (5.4%)
Most common occupations in Edgar, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.0%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.7%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.3%)
  • Cashiers (5.4%)
  • Child care workers (5.4%)
  • Registered nurses (3.9%)

Average climate in Edgar, Wisconsin

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Edgar, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 52.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 34.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.2
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Edgar-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Wisconsin state average. It is 1% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/4/1958, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.4 miles away from the Edgar village center killed 4 people and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 9/28/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.0 miles away from the village center injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Edgar-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 300.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 245.5 miles away from Edgar center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 312.1 miles away from Edgar 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 223.1 miles away from Edgar center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 415.5 miles away from Edgar center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 499.1 miles away from Edgar center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Marathon County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Edgar topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Edgar:

  • MOUNT VIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; WAUSAU, WI)
  • ASPIRUS VNA HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; WAUSAU, WI)
  • WAUSAU MANOR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WAUSAU, WI)
  • ASPIRUS HOSP DIALYSIS CTR (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; WAUSAU, WI)
  • DAVITA - WAUSAU DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; WAUSAU, WI)
  • ASPIRUS COMFORT CARE AND HSPC SVCS (Hospital, about 15 miles away; WAUSAU, WI)
  • ASPIRUS WAUSAU HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; WAUSAU, WI)

Amtrak station near Edgar:

  • 16 miles: WAUSAU (109 S. 17TH AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Edgar:

  • Northcentral Technical College (about 17 miles; Wausau, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,356)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 34 miles; Stevens Point, WI; FT enrollment: 9,089)
  • Mid-State Technical College (about 38 miles; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; FT enrollment: 2,128)
  • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (about 76 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 10,143)
  • Chippewa Valley Technical College (about 77 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 4,038)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 87 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 5,682)
  • Lawrence University (about 90 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 2,821)

Public high school in Edgar:

  • EDGAR HIGH (Location: 203 E BIRCH ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Edgar:

  • EDGAR ELEMENTARY (Location: 112 N 2ND AVE, Grades: PK-5)
  • EDGAR MIDDLE (Location: 203 E BIRCH ST, Grades: 6-8)

Private elementary/middle school in Edgar:

  • ST JOHN THE BAPTIST CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 61, Location: 125 N 4TH AVE, Grades: PK-8)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Edgar: Edgar Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Edgar Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Omar Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Adventure Travel (Recreational Trips & Guides; 631 North 4th Avenue).

Marathon 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 Edgar and their reported violations in the past:

ST JOHNS LUTHERAN CHURCH RIB FALLS (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (NOV-10-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-10-2010), St Public Notif requested (NOV-10-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-15-2010), St Other (2 times from MAY-16-2011 to JUN-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2011), St Other (AUG-01-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-03-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-03-2007), St Public Notif issued (DEC-07-2007), St Public Notif received (DEC-14-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-16-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (OCT-24-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-24-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-31-2005), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2005)
TONY & CHARLENES (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • EDGAR WATERWORKS (Address: 224 S Third Ave , Population served: 1,491, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ST JOHNS LUTHERAN CHURCH WEIN (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ST JOHNS LUTHERAN CHURCH ELCA (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.5 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

69.3%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

6.7%
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: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Edgar (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Edgar Branch at 818 North Third Avenue, branch established on 1999/01/19. 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
  • Advantage Community Bank: Edgar Branch at 327 Third Avenue, branch established on 2006/05/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $121.7 mil, Deposits: $100.6 mil, headquarters in Dorchester, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Advantage Community Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Edgar:

Marital status in Edgar, WI
  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 62.8%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

For population 25 years and over in Edgar:

  • High school or higher: 93.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 1.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.0
Wisconsin average:

10.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Edgar
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Edgar, WI (based on Marathon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic41,26025
Evangelical Protestant23,68675
Mainline Protestant20,77939
Other1,1969
Orthodox401
None47,102-
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: 32
This county:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Marathon County:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 54
This county:

4.16 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 106
Here:

8.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Marathon County:

7.9%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Marathon County:

27.1%
Wisconsin:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.2%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Edgar:

46.8%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

39.5%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.5%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.0%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Edgar:

34.1%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

52.2%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.3%
State:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Edgar, 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$2,980$35,7600$0
Water Supply 1$3,764$45,1680$0
Sewerage 1$3,986$47,8320$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,321$39,8520$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,986$47,8321$443
Other Government Administration 1$4,429$53,1487$578
Totals for Government 6$22,466$44,9328$1,021

Edgar government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $39,000 ($26.80)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($5.50)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $282,000 ($193.81)
    Regular Highways: $267,000 ($183.51)
    Water Utilities: $204,000 ($140.21)
    Police Protection: $101,000 ($69.42)
    Local Fire Protection: $82,000 ($56.36)
    Solid Waste Management: $66,000 ($45.36)
    Financial Administration: $52,000 ($35.74)
    Central Staff Services: $46,000 ($31.62)
    Parks and Recreation: $39,000 ($26.80)
    General Public Buildings: $34,000 ($23.37)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($4.12)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($2.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $86,000 ($59.11)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($4.12)
    Police Protection: $5,000 ($3.44)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $288,000 ($197.94)

Edgar government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $331,000 ($227.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $38,000 ($26.12)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($1.37)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.69)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $21,000 ($14.43)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($2.75)
    Sale of Property: $3,000 ($2.06)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($1.37)
    Special Assessments: $2,000 ($1.37)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $159,000 ($109.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $385,000 ($264.60)
    Highways: $114,000 ($78.35)
    Other: $21,000 ($14.43)
  • Tax - Property: $335,000 ($230.24)
    Other: $17,000 ($11.68)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $7,000 ($4.81)

Edgar government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,940,000 ($1333.33)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,651,000 ($1134.71)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $288,000 ($197.94)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $417,000 ($286.60)
    Beginning: $415,000 ($285.22)

Edgar government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,386,000 ($952.58)

4.54% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,041 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.54%
Wisconsin average:

5.63%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Wood County, WI  0.48% ($53,070 average AGI)
from Portage County, WI  0.35% ($46,945)
from Lincoln County, WI  0.31% ($39,672)


4.86% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,367 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.86%
Wisconsin average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Wood County, WI  0.44% ($39,397 average AGI)
to Portage County, WI  0.32% ($53,335)
to Lincoln County, WI  0.28% ($48,704)

Businesses in Edgar, WI

  • UPS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Edgar:

  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WRIG (1390 AM; 10 kW; SCHOFIELD, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WLBL (930 AM; 5 kW; AUBURNDALE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WFHR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WXCO (1230 AM; 1 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: SEEHAFER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCCN (1370 AM; 5 kW; NEILLSVILLE, WI; Owner: CENTRAL WISCONSIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WJMT (730 AM; 1 kW; MERRILL, WI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Edgar:

  • WOFM (94.7 FM; MOSINEE, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WDEZ (101.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: W R I G, INC.)
  • WHRM (90.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WIFC (95.5 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WLBL-FM (91.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WXPW (91.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WHITE PINE COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WLJY (106.5 FM; MARSHFIELD, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WKQH (104.9 FM; MARATHON, WI; Owner: RLM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WMZK (104.1 FM; MERRILL, WI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCLQ (89.5 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYCO (107.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: SEEHAFER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGNV (88.5 FM; MILLADORE, WI; Owner: EVANGEL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WAXX (104.5 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • WGLX-FM (103.3 FM; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WYTE (96.7 FM; WHITING, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WOSQ (92.3 FM; SPENCER, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WKEB (99.3 FM; MEDFORD, WI; Owner: WIGM, INCORPORATED)

TV broadcast stations around Edgar:

  • WAOW-TV (Channel 9; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WAOW-WYOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WSAW-TV (Channel 7; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WHRM-TV (Channel 20; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • W24BV (Channel 24; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WFXS (Channel 55; WITTENBERG, WI; Owner: DAVIS TELEVISION WAUSAU, LLC)
  • WEAU-TV (Channel 13; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: WEAU LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WYOW (Channel 34; EAGLE RIVER, WI; Owner: WAOW-WYOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W60CI (Channel 60; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W31CI (Channel 31; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W16AY (Channel 16; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W18CS (Channel 18; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W40BC (Channel 40; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W62DA (Channel 62; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W27AU (Channel 27; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: NORTHLAND TELEVISION, INC.)

Edgar fatal accident list:

Mar 23, 1984 10:37 PM, H, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 108 Beach St (Lat: 44.254417 Lon: -89.962639), Call Sign: WZV457,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.340 MHz, Grant Date: 05/19/2014, Expiration Date: 07/10/2024, Registrant: Northway Communications Inc., 105 East Oak Street, Wausau, WI 54401, Phone: (715) 842-0841, Fax: (715) 848-1413, Email:
  • 5041 Holstein Ln (Lat: 44.844417 Lon: -89.954028), Call Sign: KNAQ716, Licensee ID: L00352789,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.540 MHz, Grant Date: 05/10/2001, Expiration Date: 04/18/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/18/2011, Registrant: William Springer, 5041 Holstein Lane, Edgar, WI 54426, Phone: (715) 352-2647
  • Lat: 44.925806 Lon: -89.963222, Call Sign: WQNU305,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.155 MHz, Grant Date: 05/25/2011, Expiration Date: 05/25/2021, Certifier: Joe Heil, Registrant: Northway Communications Inc., 105 East Oak Street, Wausau, WI 54401, Phone: (715) 842-0841, Fax: (715) 848-1413, Email:
  • Lat: 44.924083 Lon: -89.961500, Call Sign: WQON665,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1600 MHz, Grant Date: 11/30/2011, Expiration Date: 11/30/2021, Certifier: Mark Lacke, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464
  • W4066 Fairview Dr (Lat: 44.885111 Lon: -90.046194), Call Sign: WQPX499,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.900 MHz, Grant Date: 09/10/2012, Expiration Date: 09/10/2022, Certifier: Elvin M Wenger, Registrant: Northway Communications Inc., 105 East Oak Street, Wausau, WI 54401, Phone: (715) 842-0841, Fax: (715) 848-1413, Email:
  • 203 East Birch Street (Lat: 44.923889 Lon: -89.961944), Call Sign: WRCE863,
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.300 MHz, 463.300 MHz, 469.525 MHz, 464.525 MHz, Grant Date: 09/13/2018, Expiration Date: 09/13/2028, Certifier: Rod Rauen, Registrant: Northway Communications Inc., 105 East Oak Street, Wausau, WI 54401, Phone: (715) 842-0841, Fax: (715) 848-1413, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • Fenwood NE, Lat: 44.859333 Lon: -90.039056, Type: Silo, Structure height: 29.5 m, Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQJT704,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 02/12/2019, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: Clint W Hager, Registrant: Country Wireless LLC, D3131 Bangart Road, Stratford, WI 54484, Phone: (715) 389-8584, Email:
  • Fenwood SE, Lat: 44.859333 Lon: -90.039056, Type: Silo, Structure height: 29.5 m, Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQJT704,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 02/12/2019, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: Clint W Hager, Registrant: Country Wireless LLC, D3131 Bangart Road, Stratford, WI 54484, Phone: (715) 389-8584, Email:
  • Fenwood W, Lat: 44.859333 Lon: -90.039056, Type: Silo, Structure height: 29.5 m, Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQJT704,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 02/12/2019, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: Clint W Hager, Registrant: Country Wireless LLC, D3131 Bangart Road, Stratford, WI 54484, Phone: (715) 389-8584, Email:
  • HWY 153 & H, 860 Little Lane, Edgar, Wi (Lat: 44.798694 Lon: -89.941278), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQTK211,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11385.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/20/2014, Expiration Date: 02/20/2024, Certifier: John Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • ML93405A, 2800 Ft. E. Of Hwy 97 (Lat: 44.919333 Lon: -90.069944), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WRCQ339,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/04/2018, Expiration Date: 12/04/2028, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • WIEN, W4512 Pioneer Drive (Lat: 44.918056 Lon: -90.067500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.6 m, Call Sign: WLS817, Licensee ID: L00128694,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2128.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/10/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 09/10/2015, Certifier: Michael P Goggin, Registrant: New Cingular Wireless Pcs, LLC

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Edgar)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER 112 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1160J , Serial Number: 125, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 12/26/1973, Certificate Issue Date: 06/18/2018
    Registrant (Individual): William E Ii Schreiber, W503 Huckleberry St, Edgar, WI 54426
  • Aircraft: GOLDEN CIRCLE AIR INC T-BIRD (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 5222F , Serial Number: 7965, Certificate Issue Date: 08/24/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Ivan Grosman, 630 E 21st St, Edgar, WI 54426
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/26/2005

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$126,228
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$130,520
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0019.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Edgar, WI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Edgar, WI - Value
Most common first names in Edgar, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2479.5 years
Joseph2281.1 years
George1577.8 years
Frank1577.9 years
Edward1578.7 years
Helen1479.6 years
Arthur1383.1 years
Mary1382.2 years
Lawrence1273.0 years
Anton1283.2 years
Most common last names in Edgar, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Mueller1477.5 years
Werner1279.2 years
Borchardt1079.0 years
Stencil1076.9 years
Socha978.7 years
Schulz974.7 years
Ringle982.1 years
Knetter877.0 years
Kurtzweil882.0 years
Miller776.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Edgar, WI
  • 84.6%Utility gas
  • 7.1%Electricity
  • 5.1%Wood
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Edgar, WI
  • 46.1%Utility gas
  • 42.2%Electricity
  • 7.8%Other fuel
  • 2.3%No fuel used
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Edgar compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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 above state average.
There are 2 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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