Grantsburg, Wisconsin

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Population in 2017: 1,293 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.6%
 
Males: 598  (46.3%)
Females: 695  (53.7%)
Median resident age:

41.5 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 54840.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $36,286 (it was $34,423 in 2000)
Grantsburg:

$36,286
WI:

$59,305

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,997 (it was $16,875 in 2000)

Grantsburg village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $99,119 (it was $73,000 in 2000)
Grantsburg:

$99,119
WI:

$178,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $114,750; detached houses: $120,168; townhouses or other attached units: $141,956; mobile homes: $38,848

Median gross rent in 2017: $671.

March 2019 cost of living index in Grantsburg: 86.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 24.8%
(21.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 87.5% for American Indian residents, 36.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Grantsburg, WI (2017)
    • 1,08989.2%White alone
    • 594.8%Two or more races
    • 544.4%American Indian alone
    • 70.6%Asian alone
    • 40.3%Black alone
    • 10.08%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Grantsburg, Wisconsin as of September 28, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Grantsburg is 133 to 1.


Crime rates in Grantsburg by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(69.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(156.4)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(140.2)
4
(285.3)
0
(0.0)
5
(351.4)
1
(73.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(152.0)
1
(76.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(78.2)
1
(78.2)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
11
(770.8)
13
(927.2)
13
(899.7)
6
(421.6)
3
(221.6)
5
(361.3)
5
(379.9)
5
(381.1)
3
(230.8)
5
(390.9)
7
(547.3)
1
(77.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
23
(1,612)
7
(499.3)
24
(1,661)
30
(2,108)
42
(3,102)
44
(3,179)
18
(1,368)
15
(1,143)
26
(2,000)
25
(1,955)
38
(2,971)
36
(2,797)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(70.1)
1
(71.3)
1
(69.2)
3
(210.8)
1
(73.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(152.0)
1
(76.2)
2
(153.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(234.6)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)152.1147.6190.3201.0160.3152.5123.993.8108.5121.2316.7117.3

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City-data.com crime index in Grantsburg, WI

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 6 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.33
Wisconsin average:

2.15
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Ancestries: Norwegian (19.3%), Swedish (18.3%), German (15.5%), American (9.5%), Scandinavian (5.2%), English (4.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1887

Elevation: 940 feet

Land area: 2.98 square miles.

Population density: 434 people per square mile   (low).

Grantsburg, Wisconsin map

15 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.2%
Wisconsin:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,530 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,792 (1.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coon Rapids, MN (51.9 miles , pop. 61,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (60.8 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (369.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Wood River, WI (2.3 miles ),
West Marshland, WI (2.6 miles ),
Anderson, WI (2.7 miles ),
Trade Lake, WI (2.8 miles ),
Daniels, WI (3.2 miles ),
Rock Creek, MN (3.5 miles ),
West Sweden, WI (3.5 miles ),
Sterling, WI (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 45.78 N, Longitude: 92.68 W

Area code: 715

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $37,200
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $60,300
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $73,200
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $85,600
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $96,400
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $71,700
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $97,100
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $97,100
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $97,100
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $123,500
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $80,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Grantsburg, WI residents
Average permit cost in Grantsburg, WI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.5%
Wisconsin:

3.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +200 (+17.1%).
Most common industries in Grantsburg, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (9.7%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Machinery (8.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Wood products (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Machinery (10.6%)
  • Construction (10.2%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.6%)
  • Wood products (5.0%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.7%)
  • Educational services (12.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.7%)
  • Machinery (6.6%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.7%)
  • Wood products (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Grantsburg, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Cashiers (4.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (9.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.6%)
  • Child care workers (4.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)

Average climate in Grantsburg, Wisconsin

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Grantsburg, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2001 was 11.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

11.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2001 was 0.194. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.194
U.S.:

0.267

Tornado activity:

Grantsburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Wisconsin state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the Grantsburg village center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 6/18/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.7 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 16 people and caused $10 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Grantsburg-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Wisconsin state average. It is 94% 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 162.2 miles away from Grantsburg center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 174.4 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 346.2 miles away from Grantsburg 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 201.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 124.7 miles away from Grantsburg 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 353.8 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 Burnett County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Grantsburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Grantsburg:

  • BURNETT MED CTR (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 257 W ST GEORGE AVE)
  • BURNETT GENERAL HOSPITAL LTC UNIT (257 W ST GEORGE AVE)
  • BURNETT MEDICAL CENTER (257 W ST GEORGE AVE)

Airports and heliports located in Grantsburg:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grantsburg:

  • Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (about 38 miles; Shell Lake, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,414)
  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 54 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; FT enrollment: 5,918)
  • Century College (about 54 miles; White Bear Lake, MN; FT enrollment: 7,393)
  • Bethel University (about 56 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 4,061)
  • University of Northwestern-St Paul (about 57 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 2,680)
  • North Hennepin Community College (about 58 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,943)
  • Hennepin Technical College (about 59 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,515)

Public high schools in Grantsburg:

  • GRANTSBURG HIGH (Students: 299, Location: 480 E JAMES AVE, Grades: 9-12)
  • IFORWARD (Location: 480 E JAMES AVE, Grades: 6-12, Charter school)

Public elementary/middle schools in Grantsburg:

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Library in Grantsburg:

  • GRANTSBURG PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $100,768; Location: 415 S. ROBERT ST.; 15,810 books; 11,545 e-books; 2,761 audio materials; 2,022 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 28 state licensed databases; 6 other licensed databases; 70 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Grantsburg: Grantsburg Senior Citizens Center (A), Grantsburg Public Library (B), Grantsburg Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Grantsburg include: Central United Methodist Church (A), Faith Lutheran Church (B), Grace Baptist Church (C), Immaculate Conception Catholic Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoir: Memory Lake 152 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Grantsburg include: Burnett County Fairground (1), Memory Lake Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Grantsburg Inn (703 State Road 70), Motel Wood River Inn (703 State Road 70).

Burnett 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 Grantsburg and their reported violations in the past:

BISTRAM MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 115, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
WI DNR GOV KNOWLES TRADE RIVER CMPGD (Population served: 28, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
WOOD RIVER CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
WI DNR GOV KNOWLES FRST HWY 70 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
WI DNR GOV KNOWLES-ST CROIX CMPGD (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
WI DNR GOV KNOWLES-TRADE RIVER DAY USE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • GRANTSBURG WATERWORKS (Population served: 1,460, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WOOD LAKE BIBLE CAMP 1 - MAIN WELL (Population served: 180, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LUTHER POINT BIBLE CAMP-LOKTU CENTER (Population served: 175, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WOOD LAKE BIBLE CAMP 4 - TANDUM (Population served: 120, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WOOD LAKE BIBLE CAMP 2 - CHAPEL WELL (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LUTHER POINT BIBLE CAMP - RETREAT (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SMOLAND PRAIRIE HOMESTEAD INN (Population served: 55, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WILD RIVER OUTFITTERS (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LUTHER POINT BIBLE CAMP - LODGE (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WILLIAMS CEDAR POINT RESORT MAIN WELL (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.3 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

60.8%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

6.9%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
49 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
2 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
49 people in nursing homes in 2000
9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Grantsburg (2011 data):

  • Community Bank of Cameron: Grantsburg Branch at 114 East Madison Avenue, branch established on 1998/03/23. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $105.1 mil, Deposits: $88.5 mil, headquarters in Cameron, WI, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Cameron Bancorp, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Grantsburg Branch at 101 West Madison Avenue, branch established on 1901/01/01. 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

For population 15 years and over in Grantsburg:

Marital status in Grantsburg, WI
  • Never married: 27.8%
  • Now married: 45.9%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 14.9%

For population 25 years and over in Grantsburg:

  • High school or higher: 92.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Wisconsin average:

10.4

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

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Religion statistics for Grantsburg, WI (based on Burnett County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,82913
Evangelical Protestant1,36114
Catholic1,1814
Other11
None10,085-
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: 6
This county:

3.68 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Burnett County:

4.91 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Burnett County:

16.58 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

9.8%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.3%
State:

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

14.0%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Grantsburg:

49.2%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.6%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.9
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.8%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.2%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Grantsburg:

27.9%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
Grantsburg:

57.0%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

73.7%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Grantsburg, 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
Police Protection - Officers 3$12,797$51,1883$1,001
Streets and Highways 3$12,735$50,9400$0
Financial Administration 1$4,534$54,4080$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,534$54,4082$1,351
Sewerage 1$4,003$48,0360$0
Water Supply 1$4,658$55,8960$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 4$4,672
Totals for Government 10$43,261$51,9139$7,024

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $154,000 ($119.10)
    Parks and Recreation: $23,000 ($17.79)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $357,000 ($276.10)
    Regular Highways: $299,000 ($231.25)
    Police Protection: $278,000 ($215.00)
    Water Utilities: $265,000 ($204.95)
    Parks and Recreation: $131,000 ($101.31)
    Libraries: $111,000 ($85.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $91,000 ($70.38)
    Local Fire Protection: $85,000 ($65.74)
    Central Staff Services: $67,000 ($51.82)
    Health - Other: $63,000 ($48.72)
    Financial Administration: $48,000 ($37.12)
    General Public Buildings: $29,000 ($22.43)
    General - Other: $23,000 ($17.79)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($6.19)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $6,000 ($4.64)
    Air Transportation: $4,000 ($3.09)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $132,000 ($102.09)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $7,000 ($5.41)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $604,000 ($467.13)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $221,000 ($170.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $89,000 ($68.83)
    Parks and Recreation: $69,000 ($53.36)
    Regular Highways: $52,000 ($40.22)
    Other: $9,000 ($6.96)
    Air Transportation: $5,000 ($3.87)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $3,000 ($2.32)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $91,000 ($70.38)
    Sale of Property: $45,000 ($34.80)
    Special Assessments: $29,000 ($22.43)
    Rents: $18,000 ($13.92)
    General Revenue - Other: $15,000 ($11.60)
    Fines and Forfeits: $7,000 ($5.41)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($3.87)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $167,000 ($129.16)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $523,000 ($404.49)
    Highways: $114,000 ($88.17)
    Other: $72,000 ($55.68)
  • Tax - Property: $523,000 ($404.49)
    Other: $15,000 ($11.60)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $9,000 ($6.96)
    Other License: $2,000 ($1.55)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,914,000 ($2253.67)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,873,000 ($2221.96)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $332,000 ($256.77)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $291,000 ($225.06)

6.18% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,450 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.18%
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 Polk County, WI  1.07% ($35,157 average AGI)
from Washburn County, WI  0.47% ($35,194)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.43% ($107,286)
Businesses in Grantsburg, WI
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H&R Block1U-Haul1
Subway1UPS1
True Value1

Strongest AM radio stations in Grantsburg:

  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WCMP (1350 AM; 1 kW; PINE CITY, MN; Owner: QUEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDSM (710 AM; 10 kW; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • WWJC (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: WWJC, INC.)
  • WXCE (1260 AM; 5 kW; AMERY, WI; Owner: LAKE COUNTRY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAQE (1090 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RICE LAKE, WI; Owner: TKC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grantsburg:

  • WXCX (105.7 FM; SIREN, WI; Owner: QUARNSTROM MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WCMP-FM (100.9 FM; PINE CITY, MN; Owner: QUARNSTROM MEDIA GROUP, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Grantsburg:

  • W24CL (Channel 24; GRANTSBURG, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)

Grantsburg fatal accident list:

Jan 6, 2005 04:18 PM, Sr-70, S Roberts St, Lat: 45.772930, Lon: -92.679470, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
May 28, 1999 87:99 PM, Sr-48, Lat: 45.772922, Lon: -92.682173, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 19, 1995 10:26 AM, 70, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 27, 1989 12:29 AM, Madison, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 16, 1989 11:15 AM, 70, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 14, 1985 05:51 PM, 70, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 16ft / 4.8mTotal length
  • 8,970Total average daily traffic
  • 971Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,397Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Grantsburg)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Grantsburg, WI)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • GRANTSBURG SILO, 23327 Wi-48 (Lat: 45.763583 Lon: -92.683639), Type: Silo, Structure height: 33 m, Overall height: 34 m, Call Sign: WQYG348,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 09/19/2016, Expiration Date: 09/19/2026, Certifier: Joe P Cremin, Registrant: Intelpath, Hinsdale, IL 60522, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:
  • GRANTSBURG, 4.7 Miles Se Of (Lat: 45.709111 Lon: -92.643806), Overall height: 62.8 m, Call Sign: KSF36,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3710.00 MHz, 3710.00 MHz, 3790.00 MHz, 3790.00 MHz, 3870.00 MHz, 3870.00 MHz, 3950.00 MHz, 3950.00 MHz, 4030.00 MHz, 4030.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/30/1990, Expiration Date: 02/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 01/28/1998, Registrant: At&t Corp, 1200 Peachtree St 15w24, Atlanta, GA 30309
  • GRANTSBURG, 4.7 Miles Se Of (Lat: 45.709111 Lon: -92.643806), Overall height: 67.4 m, Call Sign: WLN632,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3710.00 MHz, 3710.00 MHz, 3730.00 MHz, 3730.00 MHz, 3810.00 MHz, 3810.00 MHz, 4030.00 MHz, 4030.00 MHz, 3890.00 MHz, 3890.00 MHz... (+8 more), Grant Date: 01/19/2000, Expiration Date: 02/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 09/16/2008, Certifier: James J. R. Talbot, Registrant: At&t Communication Sof Wisconsin, LP, 2315 Salem Road, First Floor, H9, Conyers, GA 30013, Phone: (770) 602-2065, Fax: (770) 929-4454, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Grantsburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-20 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1573A , Serial Number: 20-803, Year manufactured: 1951, Airworthiness Date: 08/29/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 03/27/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Scott F Hanson, 505 W Saint George Ave, Grantsburg, WI 54840
  • Aircraft: JELINEK VLADIMIR CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503DC (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 1944X , Serial Number: CH2-0604-2492, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 05/08/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 11/03/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Gary S Bell, 12324 County Road D, Grantsburg, WI 54840
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-108 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4937Z , Serial Number: 22-8529, Year manufactured: 1961, Certificate Issue Date: 11/05/2001
    Registrant (Individual): Gary S Bell, 12324 County Road D, Grantsburg, WI 54840
  • Aircraft: ROCKWELL INTERNATIONAL 114 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 128 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 526AW , Serial Number: 14226, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 02/21/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 09/20/2012
    Registrant (Co-Owned): David B Basten, 22962 County Road Y, Grantsburg, WI 54840, Other Owners: Marsha K Basten
  • Aircraft: SEGARRA LUCAS JR ZENITH STOLL 701 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: VOLKSWAGEN CONVERSION (36 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 705L , Serial Number: 7-6170, Year manufactured: 2011, Airworthiness Date: 03/18/2011, Certificate Issue Date: 08/16/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Michael B Jehlicka, 23745 County Road M, Grantsburg, WI 54840
  • Aircraft: CESSNA R172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 76 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 758CE , Serial Number: R1722982, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 08/28/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 04/19/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Roderick E Kleiss, 313 N Russell St, Grantsburg, WI 54840
  • Aircraft: COUGAR A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 146 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1016Z , Serial Number: L-1, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 10/30/1979, Certificate Issue Date: 01/31/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel G Michaels, 23823 Lara Rd, Grantsburg, WI 54840
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 08/22/2016

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 24. The highest number of fire incidents - 42 took place in 2018, and the least - 1 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Grantsburg, WI When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (51.9%), and Outside Fires (34.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Grantsburg, WI
    • 20851.9%Structure Fires
    • 13934.7%Outside Fires
    • 4511.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 92.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Grantsburg, WI
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Grantsburg, WI
  • 81.0%Utility gas
  • 6.6%Electricity
  • 5.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.2%Wood
  • 2.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Grantsburg, WI
  • 65.9%Utility gas
  • 24.2%Electricity
  • 7.2%No fuel used
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.3%Other fuel


Grantsburg compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 5 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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