Friendship, Wisconsin

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Population in 2017: 653 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.4%
Males: 342  (52.5%)
Females: 311  (47.5%)
Median resident age:

48.5 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 53934.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $34,704 (it was $24,615 in 2000)
Friendship:

$34,704
WI:

$59,305

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,326 (it was $14,773 in 2000)

Friendship village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $98,590 (it was $62,300 in 2000)
Friendship:

$98,590
WI:

$178,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $105,942; detached houses: $111,497; mobile homes: $42,726

Median gross rent in 2017: $610.

March 2019 cost of living index in Friendship: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 31.4%
(31.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 15.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 85.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Friendship, WI (2010)
    • 67292.7%White alone
    • 294.0%Hispanic
    • 141.9%Black alone
    • 50.7%Two or more races
    • 40.6%Asian alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 29 registered sex offenders living in Friendship, Wisconsin as of July 11, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Friendship is 25 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (25.9%), American (17.8%), Polish (6.2%), English (5.0%), Norwegian (2.7%), African (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1907

Elevation: 953 feet

Land area: 0.89 square miles.

Population density: 737 people per square mile   (low).

Friendship, Wisconsin map

48 residents are foreign born (5.0% Latin America, 1.8% Europe, 1.0% Asia).

This village:

7.8%
Wisconsin:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,396 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,129 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Oshkosh, WI (63.2 miles , pop. 62,916).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (65.6 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (182.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Adams, WI (1.0 miles ),
Preston, WI (1.9 miles ),
Arkdale, WI (2.3 miles),
Delwood, WI (2.4 miles ),
Strongs Prairie, WI (2.5 miles ),
Quincy, WI (2.6 miles ),
Grand Marsh, WI (2.8 miles),
Easton, WI (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 43.97 N, Longitude: 89.82 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 608

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $267,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Friendship, WI residents
Average permit cost in Friendship, WI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.9%
Wisconsin:

3.3%
Most common industries in Friendship, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.4%)
  • Public administration (10.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (7.1%)
  • Educational services (7.1%)
  • Paper (4.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (10.9%)
  • Public administration (10.0%)
  • Paper (9.1%)
  • Utilities (7.3%)
  • Health care (6.4%)
  • Food (5.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.7%)
  • Public administration (11.2%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.8%)
  • U. S. Postal service (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Friendship, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.4%)
  • Top executives (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.3%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (6.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.2%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)

Average climate in Friendship, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Friendship-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 47% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.9 miles away from the Friendship village center killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 8/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.2 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 22 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Friendship-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 179.9 miles away from Friendship center
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 394.8 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 370.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 327.0 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 156.9 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 393.7 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 Adams County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Friendship topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Friendship:

  • MOUNDVIEW MEM HSPTL AND CLINICS (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 402 W LAKE ST)
  • VILLA PINES LIVING CENTER (201 PARK ST, PO BOX 130)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Friendship:

  • Mid-State Technical College (about 30 miles; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,128)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 41 miles; Stevens Point, WI; FT enrollment: 9,089)
  • Herzing University-Madison (about 64 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 3,160)
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (about 64 miles; Oshkosh, WI; FT enrollment: 10,637)
  • Madison Area Technical College (about 64 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 9,603)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 66 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 34,621)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 66 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Friendship: Adams Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Adams County Courthouse (B), Friendship Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Hiawatha Resort Motel (2380 County Road Z), Camelot Motel (2262 County Road Z), Castle Rock Lake Motel Mobile Home & RV Park (2301 County Road Z), Duck Creek Lodge (1860 Duck Creek Drive).

Adams County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

FRIENDSHIP WATERWORKS (Address: 507 West Lake St , Population served: 781, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-23-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-25-2010), St Public Notif received (SEP-03-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-16-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-16-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-21-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-29-2007)
MOUND VIEW COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-08-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-08-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-19-2010), St Other (OCT-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-07-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-07-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUN-07-2010), St Other (JUN-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-08-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (APR-13-2010), St Other (APR-13-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-14-2010), St Public Notif requested (APR-14-2010), St Public Notif received (APR-19-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-21-2010), St Public Notif requested (OCT-22-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-22-2010)
PATRICK LAKE CO PARK 1 (Address: COURT HOUSE-402 MAIN ST-BX 196 , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • PETENWELL CO PARK 10-WEST PUMP HOUSE (Address: COURT HOUSE-402 MAIN ST-BX 196 , Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SPOT IN THE WOODS (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MOS BAR & GRILL (Population served: 52, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RG ANTLER RIDGE BAR & GRILL (Population served: 28, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SPLASH BAR & GRILL (Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MICHAELS LANDING - BAR (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PETENWELL CO PARK 8 (Address: COURT HOUSE-402 MAIN ST-BX 196 , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PETENWELL CO PARK 9 (Address: COURT HOUSE-402 MAIN ST-BX 196 , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MICHAELS LANDING - CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • UNITED IN CHRIST LUTHERAN CH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.3 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

62.9%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

6.6%
Whole state:

7.3%


No gay or lesbian households reported

77 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
62 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Friendship in 2000:

  • 67 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 17 people in nursing homes
  • 6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 3 people in other group homes
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

For population 15 years and over in Friendship:

Marital status in Friendship, WI
  • Never married: 32.1%
  • Now married: 38.6%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 12.7%
  • Divorced: 15.6%

For population 25 years and over in Friendship:

  • High school or higher: 82.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 10.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Wisconsin average:

10.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Friendship, WI (based on Adams County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,7002
Mainline Protestant1,5119
Evangelical Protestant8398
Other2892
None16,536-
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: 1
Here:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Adams County:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Here:

3.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

7.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
State:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.7%
Wisconsin:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.8%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.2%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Friendship:

41.6%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Friendship:

28.6
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.8%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.1%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.0%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
Friendship:

50.5%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

72.9%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Friendship, 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
Other Government Administration 7$394$6750$0
Financial Administration 2$6,991$41,9460$0
Streets and Highways 2$7,923$47,5380$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$438
Totals for Government 11$15,308$16,7001$438

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $18,000 ($27.57)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $284,000 ($434.92)
    Sewerage: $189,000 ($289.43)
    Regular Highways: $105,000 ($160.80)
    Central Staff Services: $55,000 ($84.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $36,000 ($55.13)
    General Public Buildings: $22,000 ($33.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($33.69)
    Local Fire Protection: $20,000 ($30.63)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($21.44)
    Health - Other: $10,000 ($15.31)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($6.13)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $4,000 ($6.13)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($6.13)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $129,000 ($197.55)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $197,000 ($301.68)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $171,000 ($261.87)
    Other: $11,000 ($16.85)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($4.59)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($4.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($1.53)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $39,000 ($59.72)
    General Revenue - Other: $27,000 ($41.35)
    Special Assessments: $18,000 ($27.57)
    Rents: $3,000 ($4.59)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $324,000 ($496.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $199,000 ($304.75)
    Highways: $37,000 ($56.66)
    Other: $12,000 ($18.38)
  • Tax - Property: $177,000 ($271.06)
    Other License: $5,000 ($7.66)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $5,000 ($7.66)
    Other: $1,000 ($1.53)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,559,000 ($5450.23)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,398,000 ($5203.68)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $161,000 ($246.55)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,119,000 ($1713.63)

9.25% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,946 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.25%
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 Columbia County, WI  0.90% ($33,200 average AGI)
from Sauk County, WI  0.75% ($45,379)
from Wood County, WI  0.71% ($28,309)


7.16% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,701 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.16%
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  1.08% ($40,341 average AGI)
to Sauk County, WI  0.61% ($25,087)
to Columbia County, WI  0.59% ($41,422)

Businesses in Friendship, WI

  • Curves: 1
  • U-Haul: 1
  • UPS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Friendship:

  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WFHR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDUX (800 AM; 5 kW; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: LAIRD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLBL (930 AM; 5 kW; AUBURNDALE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIBU (900 AM; 1 kW; WISCONSIN DELLS, WI; Owner: MAGNUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Friendship:

  • WDKM (106.1 FM; ADAMS, WI; Owner: ROCHE-A-CRI BROADCASTING)
  • WOLX-FM (94.9 FM; BARABOO, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WVCX (98.9 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WGLX-FM (103.3 FM; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WRJC-FM (92.1 FM; MAUSTON, WI; Owner: WRJC, INCORPORATED)
  • WMMA (93.9 FM; NEKOOSA, WI; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIZD (99.9 FM; RUDOLPH, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC)
  • WNFM (104.9 FM; REEDSBURG, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WXYM (96.1 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WBDL (102.9 FM; REEDSBURG, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WNNO-FM (106.9 FM; WISCONSIN DELLS, WI; Owner: MAGNUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBKY (95.9 FM; PORTAGE, WI; Owner: MAGNUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Friendship:

  • W64AU (Channel 64; ADAMS, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WDLS-LP (Channel 35; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • W24BV (Channel 24; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Friendship fatal accident list:

May 18, 1977 00:39 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 10ft / 2.6mTotal length
  • 7,014Total average daily traffic
  • 360Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,135Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Friendship)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • From Inter Of Hwy 13 & 21 Go 2.5 Mi W Of Hwy 21 Lft On Cth (Lat: 44.011389 Lon: -89.858333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 97.5 m, Overall height: 102.1 m, Call Sign: KNCN224, Licensee ID: L00095453,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.100 MHz, 151.325 MHz, 159.105 MHz, 154.755 MHz, Grant Date: 02/11/2015, Expiration Date: 01/16/2025, Registrant: County Of Adams, Cty Courthouse, Friendship, WI 53934, Phone: (608) 339-3304
  • Ranger Station Hwy (Lat: 43.966361 Lon: -89.816528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 21 m, Overall height: 27 m, Call Sign: KXZ269,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.225 MHz, 159.225 MHz, Grant Date: 07/16/2013, Expiration Date: 10/05/2023, Certifier: Thomas L Tuttle, Registrant: Wisconsin State Patrol, Madison, WI 53707-7912, Phone: (608) 267-3573, Fax: (608) 267-4495, Email:
  • Lat: 43.975250 Lon: -89.816806, Call Sign: WPYT849, Licensee ID: L00104816,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.025 MHz, Grant Date: 10/27/2003, Expiration Date: 04/27/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/27/2004, Certifier: Fred Nickel, Registrant: County Of Adams, Friendship, WI 53934, Phone: (608) 339-4230
  • Friendship Mound (Lat: 43.987861 Lon: -89.817833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 52.9 m, Call Sign: WQAW733,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHz, Grant Date: 05/24/2014, Expiration Date: 08/19/2024, Certifier: David E Johnson, Registrant: Communication Service, 2011 S Stoughton Rd, Madison, WI 53716, Phone: (608) 241-7700, Fax: (608) 241-7705

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Friendship)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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

2006 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2006 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 23. The highest number of reported fires - 35 took place in 2017, and the least - 9 in 2013. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Friendship, WI When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (48.3%), and Outside Fires (38.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Friendship, WI
    • 14448.3%Structure Fires
    • 11638.9%Outside Fires
    • 3612.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 20.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Friendship, WI
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Friendship, WI
  • 88.5%Utility gas
  • 7.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Electricity
  • 1.9%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Friendship, WI
  • 60.6%Utility gas
  • 28.7%Electricity
  • 7.4%Other fuel
  • 3.2%No fuel used


Friendship compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2020.