Grandview: An old building in Grand View, WI
Grandview: Picture of the town of Grand View, WI on HWY 63
We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!
- OSM Map
- Google Map
- MSN Map
- OSM Map
- General Map
- Google Map
- MSN Map
- OSM Map
- Google Map
- MSN Map
- OSM Map
- Google Map
- MSN Map
Please wait while loading the map...
|Median resident age:||51.4 years|
|Wisconsin median age:||42.6 years|
Zip codes: 54821.
Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,675 (it was $14,052 in 2000)
Grandview town income, earnings, and wages data
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $139,680 (it was $79,000 in 2000)
Races in Grandview, WI (2010)
- 44795.5%White alone
- 71.5%Two or more races
- 61.3%American Indian alone
- 10.2%Black alone
- 10.2%Other race alone
Ancestries: German (35.6%), Swedish (21.9%), Norwegian (15.5%), Irish (11.2%), Polish (10.1%), French (9.1%).
Current Local Time: CST time zone
Land area: 104.3 square miles.
Population density: 4.5 people per square mile(very low).
For population 25 years and over in Grandview:
- High school or higher: 81.9%
- Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%
- Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
- Unemployed: 13.5%
- Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.6 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Grandview town:
- Never married: 24.8%
- Now married: 51.7%
- Separated: 3.4%
- Widowed: 7.3%
- Divorced: 12.9%
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
|Grandview town:||1.5% ($1,218)|
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Duluth, MN (60.1 miles , pop. 86,918).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (135.9 miles , pop. 287,151).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (351.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Grand View, WI (2.3 miles) , Namakagon, WI (2.6 miles ), Mason, WI (3.0 miles) , Drummond, WI (3.2 miles ), Kelly, WI (3.2 miles ), Marengo, WI (3.3 miles ), Cable, WI (3.4 miles ), Clam Lake, WI (3.5 miles) .
Latitude: 46.30 N, Longitude: 91.06 W
Area code: 715
Unemployment by year (%)
- Construction (15%)
- Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
- Wood products (9%)
- Public administration (9%)
- Motor vehicle and parts dealers (8%)
- Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
- Educational services (4%)
- Educational services (27%)
- Health care (18%)
- Accommodation and food services (16%)
- Finance and insurance (9%)
- Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (6%)
- Public administration (5%)
- Construction (4%)
- Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (9%)
- Other transportation workers (8%)
- Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
- Carpenters (6%)
- Top executives (5%)
- Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
- Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
- Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%)
- Health technologists and technicians (8%)
- Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (7%)
- Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
- Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (6%)
- Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
- Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
Grandview-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/8/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 38.3 miles away from the Grandview town center killed 2 people and injured 42 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 6/30/1968, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Grandview-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 243.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 254.9 miles away from Grandview center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 351.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 280.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 430.9 miles away from Grandview center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 210.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Bayfield County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grandview:
- Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (about 56 miles; Shell Lake, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,414)
- University of Wisconsin-Superior (about 57 miles; Superior, WI; FT enrollment: 2,302)
- University of Minnesota-Duluth (about 61 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 10,612)
- The College of Saint Scholastica (about 62 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 3,762)
- Lake Superior College (about 62 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 3,768)
- University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (about 106 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 10,143)
- University of Wisconsin-Stout (about 107 miles; Menomonie, WI; FT enrollment: 8,120)
Notable locations in Grandview: University of Wisconsin Surveying Camp (A), Grand View Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map
Lakes and swamps: Lake Osborn (A), Porcupine Lake (B), Pre-emption Creek Pond (C), Lake Ree (D), Sage Lake (E), Siegal Lake (F), Lake Sixteen (G), Southwest Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map
Streams, rivers, and creeks: Pre-emption Creek (A), Taylor Creek (B), Porcupine Creek (C), Jackson Creek (D), Marengo River (E), Eighteenmile Creek (F), Whisky Creek (G), Blaser Creek (H), Long Lake Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map
Parks in Grandview include: Namekagon Lake Recreation Area (1), Bibon Swamp State Natural Area (2). Display/hide their locations on the map
|This town:||2.1 people|
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
- Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
- Gay men: 1.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Grandview 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.
- Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
- Median age significantly above state average.
- Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
- Renting percentage significantly below state average.
- Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
- Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
- House age significantly below state average.
- Number of college students below state average.
Educational Attainment (%) in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
- Bottled, tank, or LP gas (53%)
- Wood (19%)
- Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (17%)
- Electricity (9%)
- Utility gas (1%)
Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Grandview town (based on Bayfield County data)
Food Environment Statistics:
|Bayfield County:||3.32 / 10,000 pop.|
|Wisconsin:||1.86 / 10,000 pop.|
|Bayfield County:||8.63 / 10,000 pop.|
|State:||4.12 / 10,000 pop.|
|Here:||26.56 / 10,000 pop.|
|State:||8.64 / 10,000 pop.|
5.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,643 average adjusted gross income)
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 Ashland County, WI||0.88% ($28,127 average AGI)|
|from Douglas County, WI||0.58% ($40,111)|
|from St. Louis County, MN||0.26% ($37,500)|
4.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,601 average adjusted gross income)
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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Grandview:
- WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
- WHSM (910 AM; 5 kW; HAYWARD, WI; Owner: QB BROADCASTING, LTD.)
- WJMS (590 AM; 5 kW; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING, INC.)
- WDSM (710 AM; 10 kW; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
- WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
- WWJC (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: WWJC, INC.)
- WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
- WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
- WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
- KDAL (610 AM; 5 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
- KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
- KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
- KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
Strongest FM radio stations in Grandview:
- WEGZ (105.9 FM; WASHBURN, WI; Owner: KEWEENAW BAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
- WNXR (107.3 FM; IRON RIVER, WI; Owner: GERALD J. HACKMAN)
- WHSA (89.9 FM; BRULE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
- WJJH (96.7 FM; ASHLAND, WI; Owner: BAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
- WOJB (88.9 FM; RESERVE, WI; Owner: LAC COURTE OREILLES OJIBWA PUBLIC)
- WBSZ (93.3 FM; ASHLAND, WI; Owner: GERALD JAMES HACKMAN)
TV broadcast stations around Grandview:
- WLEF-TV (Channel 36; PARK FALLS, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
- WAST-LP (Channel 25; ASHLAND, WI; Owner: RESOURCE RECOVERY OF WISCONSIN, INC.)
- National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
- 4Number of bridges
- 4m13ftTotal length
- $162,000Total costs
- 1,930Total average daily traffic
- 207Total average daily truck traffic
- 3,630Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
- Forest Service Lookout Tower At Usfs1779 (Lat: 46.299944 Lon: -91.059917), Call Sign: KNDT762, Licensee ID: L00007608
Assigned Frequencies: 154.463 MHz
Grant Date: 09/23/1997, Expiration Date: 10/20/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/06/2000
Registrant: Dairyland Power Cooperative, 3200 East Ave S, La Crosse, WI 54601, Phone: (608) 788-4000