Fennimore, Wisconsin

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Population in 2017: 2,482 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +4.0%
 
Males: 1,241  (50.0%)
Females: 1,241  (50.0%)
Median resident age:

33.7 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 53809.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,007 (it was $34,453 in 2000)
Fennimore:

$56,007
WI:

$59,305

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,056 (it was $18,701 in 2000)

Fennimore city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $105,142 (it was $68,900 in 2000)
Fennimore:

$105,142
WI:

$178,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $111,244; detached houses: $117,695; townhouses or other attached units: $119,397; mobile homes: $21,520

Median gross rent in 2017: $597.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fennimore: 85.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.2%
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  • Races in Fennimore, WI (2010)
    • 2,43597.5%White alone
    • 311.2%Hispanic
    • 130.5%Asian alone
    • 70.3%American Indian alone
    • 70.3%Two or more races
    • 30.1%Black alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Fennimore, Wisconsin as of August 09, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fennimore is 652 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Fennimore by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(121.4)
1
(40.2)
2
(80.5)
3
(121.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(42.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.3)
1
(45.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.7)
0
(0.0)
4
(161.9)
1
(40.2)
6
(241.4)
2
(80.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
10
(422.1)
8
(338.1)
9
(399.1)
10
(449.6)
12
(520.4)
13
(596.1)
10
(398.7)
22
(879.3)
5
(198.7)
5
(201.3)
4
(161.9)
3
(120.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
39
(1,646)
29
(1,226)
54
(2,395)
69
(3,103)
56
(2,428)
48
(2,201)
65
(2,592)
99
(3,957)
52
(2,067)
N/A45
(1,821)
8
(321.9)
15
(603.6)
6
(242.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(42.2)
2
(84.5)
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
(40.5)
4
(161.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.3)
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
(40.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)111.4113.3132.6164.6146.6129.8131.6219.8116.597.8216.974.4136.8125.5

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City-data.com crime index in Fennimore, WI

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
Wisconsin average:

2.15
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Ancestries: German (38.9%), American (11.9%), Norwegian (10.6%), Irish (6.8%), English (6.3%), Swiss (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1919

Elevation: 1200 feet

Land area: 1.48 square miles.

Population density: 1,675 people per square mile   (low).

Fennimore, Wisconsin map

35 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Wisconsin:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,539 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,824 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (33.1 miles , pop. 57,686).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (63.9 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (171.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Mount Ida, WI (1.9 miles ),
Hickory Grove, WI (2.5 miles ),
North Lancaster, WI (2.6 miles ),
Wingville, WI (2.9 miles ),
Lancaster, WI (3.1 miles ),
Castle Rock, WI (3.2 miles ),
Mount Hope, WI (3.2 miles),
Woodman, WI (3.3 miles)

Latitude: 42.98 N, Longitude: 90.65 W

Area code: 608

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $90,400
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $106,700
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $124,300
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $129,000
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $134,000
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $119,100
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $113,800
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $127,300
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $121,400
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $173,300
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $143,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $143,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $115,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $140,700
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $161,700
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $253,700
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $199,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Fennimore, WI residents
Average permit cost in Fennimore, WI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Wisconsin:

3.3%
Most common industries in Fennimore, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (13.1%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (10.9%)
  • Health care (6.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.3%)
  • Construction (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Electronic shopping & mail-order houses (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (13.5%)
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Educational services (10.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.9%)
  • Truck transportation (4.3%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (3.6%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (3.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (15.9%)
  • Health care (13.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.4%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (8.4%)
  • Electronic shopping & mail-order houses (8.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Fennimore, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.2%)
  • Child care workers (5.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.8%)

Average climate in Fennimore, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Fennimore, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 63.9. This is about average.

City:

63.9
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.49. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.49
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Fennimore-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 34.1 miles away from the Fennimore city center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.9 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fennimore-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 345.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 138.4 miles away from the city 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 322.1 miles away from Fennimore 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 107.2 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 377.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 344.6 miles away from Fennimore 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 Grant County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fennimore topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Fennimore:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY-FENNIMORE (1850 11TH ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Fennimore:

  • HOMEWARD BOUND HOME HLTH (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; LANCASTER, WI)
  • GRANT CTY HOME NUR SVC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; LANCASTER, WI)
  • GRANT REG HLTH CTR Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; LANCASTER, WI)
  • LANCASTER CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LANCASTER, WI)
  • BOSCOBEL AREA HEALTH CARE Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; BOSCOBEL, WI)
  • BOSCOBEL CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BOSCOBEL, WI)

Airports located in Fennimore:

College/University in Fennimore:

  • Southwest Wisconsin Technical College (Full-time enrollment: 1,520; Location: 1800 Bronson Blvd; Public; Website: www.swtc.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fennimore:

  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 20 miles; Platteville, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,679)
  • Upper Iowa University (about 59 miles; Fayette, IA; FT enrollment: 5,275)
  • Luther College (about 63 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • Edgewood College (about 63 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 63 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 64 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 34,621)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 64 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)

Public high school in Fennimore:

Public elementary/middle school in Fennimore:

See full list of schools located in Fennimore

Library in Fennimore:

  • DWIGHT T. PARKER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $179,833; Location: 925 LINCOLN AVE.; 27,818 books; 2,863 audio materials; 4,617 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 104 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Fennimore: Fennimore Railroad Historical Society Museum (A), Dwight T Parker Public Library (B), Fennimore Rural Rescue Squad (C), Fennimore Rural Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fennimore include: Grant County Christian Center (A), Saint Marys Catholic Church (B), Saint Peter Lutheran Church (C), Trinity Evangelical Free Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Fennimore: Marsden Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Fennimore Doll & Toy Museum & Gift Shoppe (1140 Lincoln Avenue).

Hotels: Fenway House Hotel (1094 Lincoln Avenue), Fenmore Hills Motel (5814 US Highway 18), Napp's Motel (645 12th Street).

Birthplace of: Luke Swan - Football player.

Grant 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 Fennimore and their reported violations in the past:

FENNIMORE WATERWORKS (Population served: 2,367, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-03-2012), St Public Notif requested (JAN-28-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-28-2013), St Public Notif received (FEB-06-2013)
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Other (APR-18-2012)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.4%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.4%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
60 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
65 people in nursing homes in 2000
8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Fennimore (2011 data):

  • American Bank & Trust Wisconsin: Fennimore Branch at 1055 Lincoln Avenue, branch established on 2003/02/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $134.3 mil, Deposits: $116.0 mil, headquarters in Cuba City, WI, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Atbancorp
  • Clare Bank, National Association: 1290 4th Street Branch at 1290 4th Street, branch established on 1971/11/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $260.4 mil, Deposits: $232.5 mil, headquarters in Platteville, WI, positive income, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Montfort Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Citizens Bank: Fennimore Branch at 1275 Tenth Street, branch established on 1930/01/01. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $9,212.3 mil, Deposits: $7,452.0 mil, headquarters in Flint, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 220 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Republic Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Fennimore:

Marital status in Fennimore, WI
  • Never married: 33.4%
  • Now married: 48.4%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

For population 25 years and over in Fennimore:

  • High school or higher: 95.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Wisconsin average:

10.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fennimore, WI (based on Grant County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic20,48919
Mainline Protestant8,78741
Evangelical Protestant3,40038
Other3864
Orthodox301
None18,116-
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: 12
Grant County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Grant County:

5.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 49
Here:

9.97 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

7.7%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.8%
State:

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

11.4%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fennimore:

51.4%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fennimore:

49.0%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Fennimore:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fennimore:

19.9%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.5%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.1%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

57.7%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Fennimore:

77.3%
State:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fennimore, 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
Streets and Highways 6$22,698$45,3960$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$20,650$49,5603$2,259
Financial Administration 4$14,823$44,4690$0
Local Libraries 2$5,203$31,2186$445
Sewerage 2$8,736$52,4160$0
Electric Power 2$7,610$45,6600$0
Water Supply 1$6,664$79,9680$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$2,575
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$936
Police - Other 0$0 1$498
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 22$86,384$47,11921$6,713

Fennimore government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $281,000 ($113.22)
    Parks and Recreation: $25,000 ($10.07)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($0.40)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,500,000 ($1007.25)
    Regular Highways: $470,000 ($189.36)
    Sewerage: $463,000 ($186.54)
    Police Protection: $421,000 ($169.62)
    Water Utilities: $401,000 ($161.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $169,000 ($68.09)
    Libraries: $148,000 ($59.63)
    Parks and Recreation: $114,000 ($45.93)
    Local Fire Protection: $83,000 ($33.44)
    Central Staff Services: $65,000 ($26.19)
    Natural Resources - Other: $56,000 ($22.56)
    Financial Administration: $38,000 ($15.31)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $34,000 ($13.70)
    General - Other: $31,000 ($12.49)
    General Public Buildings: $23,000 ($9.27)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,000 ($4.03)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $4,000 ($1.61)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $67,000 ($26.99)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $26,000 ($10.48)
    Regular Highways: $15,000 ($6.04)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($0.40)

Fennimore government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $497,000 ($200.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $142,000 ($57.21)
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000 ($11.28)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $14,000 ($5.64)
    Other: $6,000 ($2.42)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($1.21)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $44,000 ($17.73)
    Highways: $4,000 ($1.61)
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $66,000 ($26.59)
    Donations From Private Sources: $45,000 ($18.13)
    Interest Earnings: $22,000 ($8.86)
    Rents: $11,000 ($4.43)
    Fines and Forfeits: $10,000 ($4.03)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($0.81)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,734,000 ($1101.53)
    Water Utilities: $538,000 ($216.76)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $760,000 ($306.20)
    Highways: $158,000 ($63.66)
    Other: $72,000 ($29.01)
  • Tax - Property: $665,000 ($267.93)
    Other: $11,000 ($4.43)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $11,000 ($4.43)
    Other License: $3,000 ($1.21)

Fennimore government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,122,000 ($854.96)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,793,000 ($722.40)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $328,000 ($132.15)

5.15% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,042 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.15%
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 Iowa County, WI  0.54% ($34,529 average AGI)
from Lafayette County, WI  0.51% ($36,602)
from Crawford County, WI  0.44% ($41,452)


5.83% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,356 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.83%
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 Dane County, WI  0.66% ($46,945 average AGI)
to Iowa County, WI  0.58% ($34,595)
to Dubuque County, IA  0.49% ($41,211)
Businesses in Fennimore, WI
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1U-Haul1
Hardee's1UPS2
Subway1

Strongest AM radio stations in Fennimore:

  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WGLR (1280 AM; 1 kW; LANCASTER, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDTH (1370 AM; 5 kW; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, 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.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKTY (580 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fennimore:

  • WGLR-FM (97.7 FM; LANCASTER, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WJTY (88.1 FM; LANCASTER, WI; Owner: JOY PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHHI (91.3 FM; HIGHLAND, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • KATF (92.9 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • WQPC (94.3 FM; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • KIYX (106.1 FM; SAGEVILLE, IA; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WPVL-FM (107.1 FM; PLATTEVILLE, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WDMP-FM (99.3 FM; DODGEVILLE, WI; Owner: DODGE POINT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fennimore:

  • W22CI (Channel 22; BLOOMINGTON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • KFXB (Channel 40; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: DUBUQUE TV LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
Fennimore fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Fennimore fatal accident list:

Jul 23, 2006 02:30 AM, Us-18, Lat: 42.988260, Lon: -90.655610, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 22, 1979 01:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 6, 1976 05:55 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 6, 1975 05:55 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 23ft / 6.8mTotal length
  • 557Total average daily traffic
  • 19Total average daily truck traffic
  • 611Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 410 N Madison St (Lat: 42.966667 Lon: -90.652917), Call Sign: WGN609, Licensee ID: L00040632,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.935 MHz, Grant Date: 01/19/2002, Expiration Date: 01/21/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/24/2012, Registrant: County Of Grant, 1000 N Adams St, Lancaster, WI 53813, Phone: (608) 723-2157
  • Hwy 61 N (Lat: 42.996111 Lon: -90.653472), Call Sign: KLZ941, Licensee ID: L00104805,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.490 MHz, Grant Date: 01/10/2004, Expiration Date: 01/13/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/15/2014, Registrant: Kowalski Kieler Inc, Dickeyville, WI 53808, Phone: (608) 568-7571
  • .5 Mi N Of Int Of Hwy 61 & 18 E Side Of Rd (Lat: 42.995833 Lon: -90.651806), Call Sign: KUF576, Licensee ID: L00097473,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.125 MHz, Grant Date: 04/15/2004, Expiration Date: 05/24/2014, Cancellation Date: 07/26/2014, Registrant: H James & Sons Inc, Fennimore, WI 53809, Phone: (608) 822-6558
  • Lat: 42.974417 Lon: -90.631028, Call Sign: WQQV657,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 03/12/2013, Expiration Date: 03/12/2023, Certifier: Doug Pearson, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464
  • Lat: 42.983083 Lon: -90.655333, Call Sign: WQSB365,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.740 MHz, Grant Date: 08/26/2013, Expiration Date: 08/26/2023, Certifier: David Kauffman, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • FENNIMORE ELEMENTARY, Lat: 42.984056 Lon: -90.657528, Call Sign: WRAQ698,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.212 MHz, 467.237 MHz, Grant Date: 01/31/2018, Expiration Date: 01/31/2028, Certifier: Jane L Yeomans-Wonderling, Registrant: Innovation Wireless, 5306 Beethoven St, Los Angeles, CA 90066, Phone: (888) 559-5565, Fax: (310) 482-3480, Email:
  • 510 7th D=street (Lat: 42.986000 Lon: -90.647222), Call Sign: WRCT657,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.112 MHz, 457.812 MHz, 456.187 MHz, Grant Date: 01/29/2019, Expiration Date: 01/29/2029, Certifier: Torri Govier, Registrant: Baycom Inc, 2040 Radisson Street, Green Bay, WI 54302, Phone: (920) 544-4248, Fax: (920) 468-8615, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • BOSCOBEL WI, On Robin Rd .5 Mi W Of Hwy 61, 2.5 Mi N (Lat: 43.017222 Lon: -90.665000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WPRR535,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 01/18/2011, Expiration Date: 12/27/2020, Certifier: Kerry R Groetsch, Registrant: Mona Lee & Associates, 3730 Kirby Drive, Suite 1200, Pmb 165, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: (832) 850-7646, Email:
  • FENNIMORE II, 13258 Cemetary Rd (Lat: 42.986556 Lon: -90.675306), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 73.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQFL905,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, Grant Date: 08/16/2016, Expiration Date: 08/15/2026, Certifier: John E Rooney, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • FENNIMORE, 13258 Cemetery Road (Lat: 42.986556 Lon: -90.674306), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQYL366,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 10775.0 MHz... (+17 more), Grant Date: 10/29/2016, Expiration Date: 10/29/2026, Certifier: David A Byers, Registrant: Neit Services, LLC, 800 S. Main St, Monona, IA 52159, Phone: (563) 539-2122, Email:
  • WES FENNIMOR, 554 Madison St (Lat: 42.986694 Lon: -90.656944), Type: Tank, Structure height: 39.8 m, Overall height: 40.5 m, Call Sign: WQYP737,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17900.0 MHz, 17980.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz, 17980.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz, 17980.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz, 17980.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz, 17980.0 MHz... (+8 more), Grant Date: 12/02/2016, Expiration Date: 12/02/2026, Certifier: Tim Burbach, Registrant: Comelec Services, 4190 Pennsylvania Ave, Dubuque, IA 52002, Phone: (563) 513-8984, Fax: (563) 556-2702, Email:
  • EAS FENNIMOR, 1781 Dodge Street (Lat: 42.975806 Lon: -90.630306), Type: Tank, Structure height: 39.8 m, Overall height: 40.5 m, Call Sign: WQYT608,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 19460.0 MHz, 19540.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 19460.0 MHz, 19540.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz... (+26 more), Grant Date: 01/13/2017, Expiration Date: 01/13/2027, Certifier: Tim Burbach, Registrant: Comelec Services, 4190 Pennsylvania Ave, Dubuque, IA 52002, Phone: (563) 513-8984, Fax: (563) 556-2702, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 1.5 Miles W. Of Fennimore Hill On U.S. #18 (Lat: 42.986917 Lon: -90.672056), Call Sign: KWT854, Licensee ID: L00114407,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHz, Grant Date: 11/16/1998, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 09/06/1999, Certifier: Leonard Disavino, Registrant: Tsr Wireless LLC, 400 Kelby Street, 8th Floor, Fort Lee, NJ 07024, Phone: (201) 947-5300, Fax: (201) 947-2177

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fennimore)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Fennimore)

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 11. The highest number of reported fires - 28 took place in 2018, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Fennimore, WI When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (50.6%), and Outside Fires (28.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Fennimore, WI
    • 9150.6%Structure Fires
    • 5228.9%Outside Fires
    • 2916.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 84.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fennimore, WI
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fennimore, WI
  • 84.7%Utility gas
  • 8.2%Electricity
  • 3.0%Wood
  • 2.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fennimore, WI
  • 47.7%Electricity
  • 39.4%Utility gas
  • 9.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Other fuel


Fennimore compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value below 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 significantly below state average.
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