Germantown, Wisconsin

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Population in 2013: 19,788 (88% urban, 12% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.4%
 
Males: 9,922  (50.1%)
Females: 9,866  (49.9%)
Median resident age:  42.7 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 53022.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $74,908 (it was $60,742 in 2000)
Germantown:

$74,908
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $35,502 (it was $25,358 in 2000)

Germantown village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $229,864 (it was $163,300 in 2000)
Germantown:

$229,864
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $237,700; Detached houses: $259,223; Townhouses or other attached units: $156,376; In 2-unit structures: $122,669; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $112,604; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $108,641; Mobile homes: $36,104

Median gross rent in 2013: $909.

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  • Races in Germantown, WI (2013)

    Germantown races chart
    • 18,13291.6%White alone
    • 5802.9%Hispanic
    • 4152.1%Black alone
    • 4222.1%Two or more races
    • 2441.2%Asian alone
    • 140.07%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Germantown: 99.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (43.0%), Irish (9.9%), Polish (8.9%), English (4.7%), Italian (4.0%), Norwegian (3.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1927

Land area: 34.4 square miles.

Population density: 575 people per square mile   (low).

Germantown,WI real estate house value index trend

Germantown, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Germantown:

  • High school or higher: 94.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Germantown village:

  • Never married: 24.4%
  • Now married: 60.1%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

586 residents are foreign born (1.0% Asia, 1.0% Europe, 0.6% Latin America).

This village:

3.0%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Germantown, Wisconsin as of February 06, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Germantown to the number of sex offenders is 88 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,272 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,991 (1.9%)

Germantown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Milwaukee, WI (14.5 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (98.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Menomonee Falls, WI (2.2 miles ), Lannon, WI (2.3 miles ), Richfield, WI (2.4 miles ), Thiensville, WI (2.7 miles ), Jackson, WI (2.7 miles ), Sussex, WI (2.8 miles ), Lisbon, WI (2.8 miles ), Brown Deer, WI (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 153 buildings, average cost: $135,500
  • 1999: 141 buildings, average cost: $140,600
  • 2001: 99 buildings, average cost: $179,800
  • 2008: 24 buildings, average cost: $309,600
  • 2011: 22 buildings, average cost: $312,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.22 N, Longitude: 88.12 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +111 (+0.6%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 1,943 (18.3%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 262

Germantown household income distribution Germantown home values distribution

Crime rates in Germantown by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000001010000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.05.10.05.10.00.00.00.0
Rapes 6161524040417
per 100,000 32.65.431.85.226.010.420.50.020.30.020.25.035.4
Robberies 2540444521343
per 100,000 10.927.021.20.020.820.720.525.610.15.115.120.115.2
Assaults 11220262582263
per 100,000 5.45.410.610.50.010.430.8128.240.510.110.130.215.2
Burglaries 36435541582952533137482947
per 100,000 195.8232.1291.8214.7302.1150.1266.8271.7157.0187.0242.0145.9237.4
Thefts 333238319263313346348389309348366351336
per 100,000 1,810.81,284.81,692.71,377.01,630.41,791.31,785.41,994.11,565.31,758.71,845.21,766.11,697.3
Auto thefts 121271319713111281373
per 100,000 65.364.837.168.199.036.266.756.460.840.465.535.215.2
Arson 54N/A241422N/A000
per 100,000 27.221.6N/A10.520.85.220.510.310.1N/A0.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 127.790.5131.285.8127.3106.6141.0143.3121.694.6124.5104.6127.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Germantown detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 42 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
Wisconsin average:

2.19
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.5%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +4,522 (+32.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Germantown, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Germantown, Wisconsin average temperatures Germantown, Wisconsin average precipitation Germantown, Wisconsin humidity Germantown, Wisconsin wind speed Germantown, Wisconsin snowfall Germantown, Wisconsin sunshine Germantown, Wisconsin clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Germantown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 31% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/27/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.7 miles away from the Germantown village center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/22/1964, a category F4 tornado 14.8 miles away from the village center injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Germantown-area historical earthquake activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 88% 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 330.2 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 128.3 miles away from Germantown 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 304.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 267.9 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 328.7 miles away from Germantown 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 362.6 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 Washington County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Germantown topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Germantown:

  • PURITY DIALYSIS - GERMANTOWN (W175 N11056 STONEWOOD DR)
  • EASY LIVING HOME HEALTH CARE AGENCY, INC (W175 N11117 STONEWOOD DR STE 100)
  • VIRGINIA HIGHLANDS HLTH AND REHAB (W173 N10915 BERNIES WAY)

Airports located in Germantown:

Amtrak station near Germantown:

  • 17 miles: MILWAUKEE (433 W. ST. PAUL AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Germantown:

  • Concordia University-Wisconsin (about 11 miles; Mequon, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,253)
  • Cardinal Stritch University (about 13 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 3,595)
  • Waukesha County Technical College (about 13 miles; Pewaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 4,415)
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (about 16 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 24,196)
  • Milwaukee Area Technical College (about 16 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 13,156)
  • Marquette University (about 17 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 9,844)
  • Carroll University (about 17 miles; Waukesha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,313)

Public high school in Germantown:

  • Germantown Hi (Students: 1419; Location: W180N11501 River Ln; Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Germantown:

  • Kennedy Mid (Students: 914; Location: W160N11836 Crusader Ct; Grades: 6-8)
  • County Line El (Students: 543; Location: W159N9939 Butternut Rd; Grades: PK-5)
  • MacArthur El (Students: 410; Location: W154N11492 Fond du Lac Ave; Grades: PK-5)
  • Amy Belle El (Students: 409; Location: 3294 Willow Creek Rd; Grades: PK-5)
  • Rockfield El (Students: 299; Location: N132W18473 Rockfield Rd; Grades: PK-5)
  • Richfield El (Students: 229; Location: 3117 Holy Hill Rd; Grades: 3-8)
  • Plat El (Students: 174; Location: 4908 Monches Rd; Grades: KG-2)

Private elementary/middle schools in Germantown:

  • ST BONIFACE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 305; Location: W204N11968 GOLDENDALE RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • BETHLEHEM EVANG LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 303; Location: N108W14290 BEL AIRE LN; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Germantown

Library in Germantown:

  • GERMANTOWN COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $882,006; Location: N112W16957 MEQUON RD.; 109,379 books; 8,825 e-books; 14,480 audio materials; 6,425 video materials; 6 local licensed databases; 28 state licensed databases; 199 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-WASHINGTON COUNTY (University is located in West Bend, WI - about 15 miles from Germantown and is not currently listed.) FT Enrollment- aprox 950 students
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-WASHINGTON COUNTY (University is located in West Bend, WI - about 15 miles from Germantown and is not currently listed.) FT Enrollment- aprox 950 students
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Notable locations in Germantown: Riversbend Golf Club (A), Lake Park Golf Course (B), Germantown Village Hall (C), Duerrwaechter Memorial Library (D), Germantown Fire Department Station 2 (E), Germantown Fire Department Station 1 (F), Wendland Nursery (G), Germantown Generating Station (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Washington Square Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Germantown include: Zoar Church (A), Christus Kirche (B), Faith Baptist Church (C), Faith Lutheran Church (D), Lutheran Church of the Living Christ (E), Saint Boniface Church (F), Saint Johns United Church of Christ (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Germantown include: Dheinsville Historic Park (1), Little League Park (2), Schoenlaufen Park (3), Alt Bauer Park (4), Firemens Park (5), Haupt Strasse Park (6), Homestead Hollow Park (7), Spassland Park (8), Weidenbach Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Germantown Historical Society (Museums; Holy Hill Road & Highway 1) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotel: Country Inn-Stes Germantown (West 188 North 11020 Maple Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 108. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

108
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.318. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.318
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 11.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.969. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.969
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.15
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 0.0169. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0169
U.S.:

0.0147

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

GERMANTOWN WATER UTILITY (Population served: 15,864, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-16-2006), St Public Notif requested (JAN-18-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-18-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-30-2006), St Public Notif issued (JUN-30-2006)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 41 regular monitoring violations
TINY TS (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-18-2013), St Boil Water Order (JUL-18-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-18-2013), St Public Notif issued (JUL-22-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-22-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-14-2013)

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

  • WESTBURY BANK (Population served: 260, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • OUR SAVIOURS UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST (Population served: 109, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • STONY HILLS PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (Population served: 81, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LITTLE KOHLER HAUS (Population served: 51, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PUBLIC HOUSE (Address: W201N10466 APPLETON AVE , Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.2%
(4.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.3% for Black residents, 4.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  70.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.1%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
107 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Germantown in 2000:

  • 51 people in nursing homes
  • 50 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 2 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Germantown, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Germantown compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with most branches in Germantown (2011 data):

  • First Bank Financial Centre: Germantown Branch at N112 W17100 Mequon Road, branch established on 1999/12/13; Germantown Retirement Home Facility at N109w17075 Ava Circle, branch established on 2011/03/01. Info updated 2011/03/14: Bank assets: $713.7 mil, Deposits: $565.0 mil, headquarters in Oconomowoc, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Oconomowoc Bancshares, Inc.
  • Associated Bank, National Association: Germantown Branch at N112 W16330 Mequon Road, branch established on 1990/08/30. Info updated 2008/09/12: Bank assets: $21,715.0 mil, Deposits: $15,244.4 mil, headquarters in Green Bay, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 282 total offices, Holding Company: Associated Banc-Corp
  • WaterStone Bank, SSB: Germantown Branch at W188 N9820 Appleton Ave, branch established on 2006/11/13. Info updated 2009/12/09: Bank assets: $1,707.7 mil, Deposits: $1,071.7 mil, headquarters in Wauwatosa, WI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices
  • Guaranty Bank: Germantown Branch at 16200 Mequon Road, branch established on 1997/12/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,179.1 mil, Deposits: $1,102.7 mil, headquarters in Milwaukee, WI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 166 total offices
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Germantown Branch at N112 West 18741 Mequon Road, branch established on 1997/10/01. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Germantown Branch at N96 W18480 County Line Road, branch established on 1925/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Westbury Bank: Germantown Branch at N112 W17171 Mequon Road, branch established on 1926/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $580.5 mil, Deposits: $524.6 mil, headquarters in West Bend, WI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Germantown Branch at West 156 North 11251 Pilgrim Road, branch established on 1910/02/28. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Germantown Branch at W156 N11150 Pilgrim Road, branch established on 1990/08/06. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Germantown, Wisconsin:

  • Holiday Inn Express-germantown, W177 N9675 Riversbend Ln, Germantown, WI 53022 , Phone: (262) 255-1100
  • Country Inn & Suites, W188 N11020 Maple Rd, Germantown, WI 53022 , Phone: (262) 251-7700, Fax: (262) 251-7919
  • Americinn Lodge & Suites Of Germantown, W190 N10862 Commerce Cir, Germantown, WI 53022 , Phone: (262) 502-9750, Fax: (262) 502-9751
  • Super 8 Germantown,Wi, N96W17490 County Line Rd, Germantown, WI 53022 , Phone: (262) 255-0880, Fax: (262) 255-7741
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Germantown, Wisconsin

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Wisconsin average:

10.5

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

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Religion statistics for Germantown village (based on Washington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic39,94313
Evangelical Protestant25,50349
Mainline Protestant11,15730
Other5327
Orthodox281
None54,724-
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: 16
Washington County:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Washington County:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 49
Washington County:

3.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 91
Here:

7.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.4%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

26.5%
Wisconsin:

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

10.7%
State:

13.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$16,511$49,5330$0
Other Government Administration 6$30,566$61,1329$5,934
Police Protection - Officers 31$203,160$78,6430$0
Police - Other 11$41,629$45,4130$0
Firefighters 4$20,332$60,99626$22,606
Fire - Other 0$0 1$514
Streets and Highways 19$98,196$62,0191$857
Welfare 1$2,820$33,8401$361
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$186
Sewerage 5$24,379$58,5100$0
Parks and Recreation 6$26,716$53,43241$30,520
Water Supply 5$23,821$57,1700$0
Local Libraries 5$19,035$45,68414$15,493
Other and Unallocable 3$12,449$49,7960$0
Totals for Government 100$519,614$62,35494$76,471

Germantown government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $1,665,000 ($84.14)
    Water Utilities: $1,036,000 ($52.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $226,000 ($11.42)
    Regular Highways: $183,000 ($9.25)
    Natural Resources - Other: $129,000 ($6.52)
    General - Other: $37,000 ($1.87)
    Health - Other: $22,000 ($1.11)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($0.20)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $4,503,000 ($227.56)
    Police Protection: $3,962,000 ($200.22)
    Water Utilities: $2,125,000 ($107.39)
    Regular Highways: $2,054,000 ($103.80)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,197,000 ($60.49)
    Parks and Recreation: $903,000 ($45.63)
    Libraries: $872,000 ($44.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $683,000 ($34.52)
    Central Staff Services: $480,000 ($24.26)
    Financial Administration: $314,000 ($15.87)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $303,000 ($15.31)
    Natural Resources - Other: $196,000 ($9.90)
    General Public Buildings: $157,000 ($7.93)
    Health - Other: $141,000 ($7.13)
    General - Other: $124,000 ($6.27)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $100,000 ($5.05)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,677,000 ($84.75)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $759,000 ($38.36)
    Local Fire Protection: $257,000 ($12.99)
    Police Protection: $175,000 ($8.84)
    Water Utilities: $158,000 ($7.98)
    Regular Highways: $31,000 ($1.57)
    Central Staff Services: $7,000 ($0.35)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,093,000 ($307.91)

Germantown government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,185,000 ($160.96)
    All Other: $380,000 ($19.20)
    Parks and Recreation: $335,000 ($16.93)
    Regular Highways: $16,000 ($0.81)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $166,000 ($8.39)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $258,000 ($13.04)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $727,000 ($36.74)
    Sale of Property: $491,000 ($24.81)
    Fines and Forfeits: $181,000 ($9.15)
    Donations From Private Sources: $121,000 ($6.11)
    General Revenue, NEC: $81,000 ($4.09)
    Special Assessments: $36,000 ($1.82)
    Rents: $5,000 ($0.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,414,000 ($71.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,612,000 ($81.46)
    Highways: $957,000 ($48.36)
    All Other: $264,000 ($13.34)
  • Tax - Property: $9,770,000 ($493.73)
    Other License: $898,000 ($45.38)
    Other Selective Sales: $267,000 ($13.49)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $214,000 ($10.81)
    NEC: $124,000 ($6.27)

Germantown government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,720,000 ($2108.35)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $40,370,000 ($2040.13)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,430,000 ($426.02)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,080,000 ($357.79)

Germantown government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $928,000 ($46.90)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $40,566,000 ($2050.03)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $360,000 ($18.19)

5.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,512 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.11%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($174 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.02%
Wisconsin average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Milwaukee County, WI  1.31% ($43,070 average AGI)
from Waukesha County, WI  1.05% ($52,834)
from Ozaukee County, WI  0.45% ($59,864)


5.20% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,772 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.20%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($78 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.02%
Wisconsin average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Milwaukee County, WI  1.12% ($34,830 average AGI)
to Waukesha County, WI  0.88% ($48,390)
to Ozaukee County, WI  0.43% ($46,766)

Strongest AM radio stations in Germantown:

  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WKSH (1640 AM; 10 kW; SUSSEX, WI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAUK (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WALT-WEST WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WOKY (920 AM; 5 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBKV (1470 AM; 3 kW; WEST BEND, WI; Owner: WEST BEND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WRRD (540 AM; 0 kW; JACKSON, WI; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WEMP (1250 AM; 5 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MILWAUKEE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMCS (1290 AM; 5 kW; GREENFIELD, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Germantown:

  • WFMR (106.9 FM; BROOKFIELD, WI; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF MILWAUKEE, LLC)
  • WLTQ (97.3 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMIL-FM (106.1 FM; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJZI (93.3 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)
  • WKTI-FM (94.5 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WXSS (103.7 FM; WAUWATOSA, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MILWAUKEE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WUWM (89.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WKLH (96.5 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WLUM-FM (102.1 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)
  • WMWK (88.1 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRIT-FM (95.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHAD (90.7 FM; DELAFIELD, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WFZH (105.3 FM; MUKWONAGO, WI; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLZR (102.9 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJMR-FM (98.3 FM; MENOMONEE FALLS, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WBWI-FM (92.5 FM; WEST BEND, WI; Owner: WEST BEND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WVCY-FM (107.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WTKM-FM (104.9 FM; HARTFORD, WI; Owner: KETTLE MORAINE B/CTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMYX-FM (99.1 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MILWAUKEE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGLB-FM (100.1 FM; PORT WASHINGTON, WI; Owner: STARBOARD MEDIA FOUNDATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Germantown:

  • WITI (Channel 6; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WITI LICENSE,INC.)
  • WDJT-TV (Channel 58; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WDJT-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WISN-TV (Channel 12; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WISN HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WMLW-CA (Channel 46; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W63CU (Channel 63; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPXE (Channel 55; KENOSHA, WI; Owner: PAXSON MILWAUKEE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMVT (Channel 36; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WMVS (Channel 10; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WCGV-TV (Channel 24; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WCGV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WVTV (Channel 18; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WVTV LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WTMJ-TV (Channel 4; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WVCY-TV (Channel 30; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WMKE-CA (Channel 7; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: KM LPTV OF MILWAUKEE, L.L.C.)
  • WWRS-TV (Channel 52; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WJJA (Channel 49; RACINE, WI; Owner: TV-49, INC.)
  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
  • WTAS-LP (Channel 43; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WAUKESHA TOWER ASSOCIATES)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Germantown fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 26Number of bridges
  • 148m486ftTotal length
  • $4,610,000Total costs
  • 823,310Total average daily traffic
  • 70,919Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 41950-1959
  • 131960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Germantown, WI

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Germantown)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Germantown, WI)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • GERMANTOWN, Donges Bay & Lily Rds (Lat: 43.205000 Lon: -88.079250), Overall height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WML794
    Assigned Frequencies: 2165.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/27/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/06/2005, Certifier: Kenneth R Meyers
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 2099 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Suite #100, Washington, DC 20006-6801, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • Germantown PP, N96 W19298 County Line Rd (Lat: 43.196389 Lon: -88.151389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Call Sign: WNTP236
    Assigned Frequencies: 6645.00 MHz, 6705.00 MHz, 6585.00 MHz, 942.175 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/03/2013, Expiration Date: 03/10/2023
    Registrant: Wisconsin Electric Power Company, 333 W. Everett Street, Milwaukee, WI 53203, Phone: (414) 221-2226, Fax: (414) 221-3198, Email:
  • GT FS2, Lat: 43.228056 Lon: -88.141111, Type: Tower, Structure height: 57 m, Call Sign: WQIA992
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/14/2007, Expiration Date: 12/14/2017, Certifier: Keefe John
    Registrant: Ethoplex, LLC, N115 W19006 Edison Dr, Germantown, WI 53022, Phone: (262) 252-9000, Email:
  • W5 GERMANTOW, Mequon Rd At Western Avenue (Lat: 43.220000 Lon: -88.118333), Type: Pole, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQJY336
    Assigned Frequencies: 6605.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/11/2009, Expiration Date: 02/11/2019, Certifier: Dale Schmidt
    Registrant: Washington County Sheriffs Department, 500 N Schmidt Rd, West Bend, WI 53095, Phone: (262) 335-4388, Fax: (262) 335-4429, Email:
  • GTFS2, N115 W 18752 Edison Drive (Lat: 43.228139 Lon: -88.141306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57 m, Call Sign: WQLZ357
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/03/2010, Expiration Date: 06/03/2020, Certifier: John Keefe
    Registrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • BC2, N106 W13500 Bradley Way (Lat: 43.212917 Lon: -88.077083), Type: Bant, Structure height: 14 m, Overall height: 16 m, Call Sign: WQRC981, Licensee ID: L01166198
    Assigned Frequencies: 19525.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/18/2013, Expiration Date: 04/18/2023, Certifier: Christopher W Craven
    Registrant: Business Only Broadband, LLC, 777 Oakmont Lane 2000, Westmont, IL 60559, Phone: (630) 590-6009, Fax: (630) 986-2496, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

54 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Germantown)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Germantown)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED64$165,313132$188,3201,037$193,91845$92,6041$4,176,00016$233,3115$53,310
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$257,0006$191,36748$204,1019$75,0010$02$105,4402$20,815
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$146,22820$124,686127$219,42411$52,1100$09$248,5487$52,553
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$200,00014$204,879117$191,2272$128,8851$846,6804$188,2831$96,420
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$210,17529$217,8060$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4701.00 , 4702.01, 4702.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED13$197,63411$264,3651$264,960
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$248,0132$291,1850$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$202,2101$258,9901$264,960
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$140,3400$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$274,9500$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4701.00 , 4702.01, 4702.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Businesses in Germantown, WI
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Pier 1 Imports1
AmericInn1Pizza Hut1
Arby's1Quiznos1
Burger King1Sears1
Cracker Barrel1Sprint Nextel1
Curves1Starbucks1
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
Famous Footwear1Super 81
FedEx4T.J.Maxx1
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul1
KFC1UPS5
MasterBrand Cabinets1Walgreens1
McDonald's2Walmart1
Menards1Wendy's1
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