Gays Mills, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 532 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.9%
Males: 259  (48.7%)
Females: 273  (51.3%)
Median resident age:  33.5 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 54631.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,561 (it was $29,250 in 2000)
Gays Mills:

$39,561
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,412 (it was $17,786 in 2000)

Gays Mills village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $111,300 (it was $62,900 in 2000)
Gays Mills:

$111,300
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $151,758; Detached houses: $157,710; Townhouses or other attached units: $253,394; In 2-unit structures: $130,159; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $117,014; Mobile homes: $87,167

Median gross rent in 2013: $524.

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  • Races in Gays Mills, WI (2010)

    Gays Mills races chart
    • 47797.1%White alone
    • 61.2%Black alone
    • 61.2%Two or more races
    • 10.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Gays Mills: 87.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Norwegian (24.6%), German (24.1%), Irish (14.7%), English (8.8%), United States (5.2%), Scotch-Irish (4.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1900

Elevation: 700 feet

Land area: 4.60 square miles.

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

Gays Mills,WI real estate house value index trend

Gays Mills, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Gays Mills:

  • High school or higher: 91.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.2%
  • Unemployed: 9.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gays Mills village:

  • Never married: 26.5%
  • Now married: 50.0%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 16.9%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.3%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Gays Mills, Wisconsin as of May 26, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Gays Mills to the number of sex offenders is 258 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,298 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,704 (2.0%)

Gays Mills satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: La Crosse, WI (39.3 miles , pop. 51,818).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (75.1 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (190.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Bell Center, WI (1.4 miles) , Mount Sterling, WI (2.0 miles ), Haney, WI (2.2 miles ), Soldiers Grove, WI (2.6 miles ), Steuben, WI (3.1 miles) , Readstown, WI (3.2 miles ), Kickapoo, WI (3.3 miles ), Akan, WI (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $62,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $111,800
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $147,700
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $35,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,500
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $123,300
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $147,200
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $150,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.32 N, Longitude: 90.85 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): The Apple Capital of Wisconsin

Area code: 608

Gays Mills household income distribution Gays Mills home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.2%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +48 (+8.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (36%)
  • Wholesale trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (37%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Gays Mills, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Gays Mills-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 41% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/30/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.9 miles away from the Gays Mills village center .

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 21.6 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:

Gays Mills-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 370.4 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 162.5 miles away from Gays Mills 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 347.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 303.4 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 131.9 miles away from Gays Mills 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 369.8 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).
Gays Mills topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Gays Mills:

  • BOSCOBEL CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; BOSCOBEL, WI)
  • BOSCOBEL AREA HEALTH CARE Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; BOSCOBEL, WI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gays Mills:

  • Viterbo University (about 39 miles; La Crosse, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,848)
  • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (about 40 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 9,837)
  • Western Technical College (about 40 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 3,377)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 45 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)
  • Luther College (about 49 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 53 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Upper Iowa University (about 59 miles; Fayette, IA; FT enrollment: 5,275)

Library in Gays Mills:

  • GAYS MILLS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $41,692; Location: 205 MAIN ST.; 6,881 books; 4,183 audio materials; 1,562 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 31 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Gays Mills: Sunrise Orchards (A), Ocooch Mountain Rescue (B), Gays Mills Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Gays Mills Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Gays Mills Tourist Information (212 State Highway 131).

Crawford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.2%
(24.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.1% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.2 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  58.4%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  4.4%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Gays Mills (2011 data):

  • Royal Bank: Gays Mills Branch at 114 Hwy 171 East, branch established on 1904/09/01. Info updated 2011/02/15: Bank assets: $309.8 mil, Deposits: $257.1 mil, headquarters in Elroy, WI, positive income, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Royal Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Wisconsin average:

10.5

Gays Mills travel time to work - commute Gays Mills mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Gays Mills village (based on Crawford County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,1507
Mainline Protestant2,82919
Evangelical Protestant1,16910
Other2372
None7,259-
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: 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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

53.8%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Gays Mills:

46.6%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.8
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Gays Mills:

7.4%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Gays Mills:

10.2%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Gays Mills:

7.2
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Gays Mills:

28.5%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Gays Mills:

51.1%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Gays Mills:

77.8%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gays Mills, 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$3,676$44,1121$350
Other Government Administration 7$122$2090$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,504$30,0480$0
Water Supply 1$4,256$51,0720$0
Local Libraries 1$1,267$15,2041$162
Other and Unallocable 1$5,314$63,7680$0
Totals for Government 12$17,139$17,1392$512

Gays Mills government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $357,000 ($671.05)
    General: $306,000 ($575.19)
    Sewerage: $99,000 ($186.09)
    Parks & Recreation: $10,000 ($18.80)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $75,000 ($140.98)
    Water Utilities: $75,000 ($140.98)
    Parks & Recreation: $73,000 ($137.22)
    Fire Protection: $63,000 ($118.42)
    Regular Highways: $62,000 ($116.54)
    Central Staff Services: $40,000 ($75.19)
    Police Protection: $33,000 ($62.03)
    Solid Waste Management: $31,000 ($58.27)
    Libraries: $25,000 ($46.99)
    General - Other: $21,000 ($39.47)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($15.04)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($15.04)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000 ($11.28)
    Health Services - Other: $5,000 ($9.40)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($28.20)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $60,000 ($112.78)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $174,000 ($327.07)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($3.76)

Gays Mills government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $111,000 ($208.65)
    All Other: $37,000 ($69.55)
    Parks & Recreation: $26,000 ($48.87)
    Housing & Community Development: $0 ($0.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $42,000 ($78.95)
    Highways: $1,000 ($1.88)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($18.80)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($16.92)
    Rents: $1,000 ($1.88)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $47,000 ($88.35)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $254,000 ($477.44)
    General Support: $240,000 ($451.13)
    All Other: $42,000 ($78.95)
    Highways: $23,000 ($43.23)
  • Tax - Property: $96,000 ($180.45)
    NEC: $4,000 ($7.52)

Gays Mills government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $32,000 ($60.15)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $285,000 ($535.71)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $200,000 ($375.94)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $302,000 ($567.67)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $27,000 ($50.75)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $146,000 ($274.44)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $37,000 ($69.55)
    Water Utilities: $5,000 ($9.40)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $340,000 ($639.10)

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 Gays Mills:

  • WKTY (580 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WVRQ (1360 AM; 1 kW; VIROQUA, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WIZM (1410 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gays Mills:

  • WQPC (94.3 FM; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • WVRQ-FM (102.3 FM; VIROQUA, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • WIZM-FM (93.3 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • KQEG (102.7 FM; LA CRESCENT, MN; Owner: WHITE EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVCX (98.9 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WHLA (90.3 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WLSU (88.9 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: BD.OF REGENTS, UNIV.OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WHHI (91.3 FM; HIGHLAND, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • KNEI-FM (103.5 FM; WAUKON, IA; Owner: WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRQT (95.7 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Gays Mills:

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

Gays Mills fatal accident list:

Sep 12, 2009 01:55 PM, Sr-171, Lat: 43.31291, Lon: -90.84365, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 28, 2008 01:45 AM, Sr-171, Lat: 43.33173, Lon: -90.86586, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 30, 2004 02:00 PM, Sr-171, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 8, 1990 09:20 PM, Westriver, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Jul 28, 1979 11:23 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 14m46ftTotal length
  • 8,323Total average daily traffic
  • 440Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,523Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • SANDY L PETERS, 50272 Old Gays Mills Road (Lat: 43.321778 Lon: -90.865861), Type: 94.4, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW, STE 100
  • SANDRA L PETERS, 50272 Old Gays Mills Road (Lat: 43.321778 Lon: -90.865861), Type: 94.4, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW, STE 100
  • STEVEN T CAMPBELL, 50272 Old Gays Mills Road (Lat: 43.321778 Lon: -90.865861), Type: 94.4, Structure height: 55023 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 2029553000, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, 800 17TH STREET, NW, SUITE 1100

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Highway Shop (Lat: 43.318306 Lon: -90.846250), Call Sign: WAH330
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.060 MHzGrant Date: 03/13/2014, Expiration Date: 05/23/2024Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • Hwy 171 2.25 Mi Ene (Lat: 43.322194 Lon: -90.716250), Call Sign: KNDD886, Licensee ID: L00095367
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.220 MHzGrant Date: 05/27/1997, Expiration Date: 08/04/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/08/2002Registrant: North Crawford School District, Box 68, Gays Mills, WI 54631, Phone: (608) 735-4318
  • Hwy 171 1 Mi E (Lat: 43.316917 Lon: -90.841528), Call Sign: KNDE309, Licensee ID: L00516278
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.915 MHzGrant Date: 05/14/2002, Expiration Date: 07/20/2012, Cancellation Date: 09/22/2012Registrant: New Horizons Supply Co Op, Gays Mills, WI 54631, Phone: (608) 735-4308

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • GAYS MILLS WI, On Old Hwy 17 1.25 Mi Nw (Lat: 43.321667 Lon: -90.867222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WPRR534
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6526.25 MHz, 6566.25 MHzGrant Date: 01/18/2011, Expiration Date: 12/27/2020, Certifier: Kerry R GroetschRegistrant: Mona Lee & Associates, 3730 Kirby Drive, Suite 1200, Pmb 165, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: (832) 850-7646, Email:
  • GAYS MILL, 50272 Old Gays Mills Road (Lat: 43.321778 Lon: -90.865861), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQHE465
    Assigned Frequencies: 11215.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/11/2007, Expiration Date: 07/11/2017, Certifier: John E RooneyRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • STATION, On Old Hwy 171 1 1/4 Mi Nw Of (Lat: 43.321361 Lon: -90.868722), Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WEG346
    Assigned Frequencies: 1985.00 MHz, 1965.00 MHzGrant Date: 04/20/2000, Expiration Date: 04/19/2010, Cancellation Date: 06/21/2001Registrant: Phone: (608) 788-4000

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gays Mills)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 1468V , Serial Number: 17263605, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 07/31/1974
    Registrant (Corporation): Peter J Holzhauer Md Sc, Rt 2 / 49495 Docs Ln, Gays Mills, WI 54631
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 65-CA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 36825 , Serial Number: C17691, Year manufactured: 1941, Airworthiness Date: 10/31/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Richard W Zeitler, 45122 State Highway 171, Gays Mills, WI 54631
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 17-30 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 142 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7386V , Serial Number: 30238, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 09/10/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Jerome D Jenkins, 47532 Drake Rd, Gays Mills, WI 54631
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7437J , Serial Number: 28R-30782, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 06/03/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Rick J Schuch, Rfd 2 Box 34a, Gays Mills, WI 54631

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

GAYS MILLS WATERWORKS (Population served: 620, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Other (FEB-29-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-13-2007), St Public Notif requested (NOV-13-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-21-2007), St Public Notif issued (DEC-30-2007), St Public Notif received (MAR-19-2008)
  • One minor monitoring violation

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

  • ST PHILIPS CATHOLIC CHURCH (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Most common first names in Gays Mills, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1676.6 years
John1274.0 years
Robert1170.0 years
Mary1085.0 years
George973.8 years
Charles876.8 years
Henry880.0 years
James776.9 years
Mildred780.7 years
Lawrence768.1 years
Most common last names in Gays Mills, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Olson1380.2 years
Anderson1173.3 years
Fleming979.3 years
Knoble980.3 years
Smith877.3 years
Stussy768.1 years
Murphy676.9 years
Heisz666.0 years
Drake680.7 years
Bell675.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (49%)
  • Electricity (17%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16%)
  • Wood (12%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Gays Mills compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
There are 2 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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