Grantsburg, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 1,308 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.5%
 
Males: 538  (41.2%)
Females: 770  (58.8%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 54840.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,496 (it was $34,423 in 2000)
Grantsburg:

$29,496
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,049 (it was $16,875 in 2000)

Grantsburg village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $101,643 (it was $73,000 in 2000)
Grantsburg:

$101,643
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $102,167; Detached houses: $106,976; Townhouses or other attached units: $123,183; Mobile homes: $34,798

Median gross rent in 2013: $561.

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  • Races in Grantsburg, WI (2010)

    Grantsburg races chart
    • 1,26194.0%White alone
    • 261.9%Two or more races
    • 181.3%American Indian alone
    • 151.1%Hispanic
    • 131.0%Black alone
    • 70.5%Asian alone
    • 10.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Grantsburg: 88.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (32.1%), Norwegian (17.0%), Swedish (14.1%), Irish (7.9%), English (5.5%), French (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1887

Elevation: 940 feet

Land area: 2.98 square miles.

Population density: 439 people per square mile   (low).

Grantsburg,WI real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Grantsburg:

  • High school or higher: 88.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grantsburg village:

  • Never married: 27.4%
  • Now married: 50.7%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

9 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.7%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Grantsburg, Wisconsin as of July 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Grantsburg to the number of sex offenders is 122 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,600 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,966 (2.0%)

Grantsburg satellite photo by USGS

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 ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $96,700
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $79,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,600
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $82,300
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $90,100
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $81,700
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $92,100
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 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 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.78 N, Longitude: 92.68 W

Area code: 715

Grantsburg household income distribution Grantsburg home values distribution

Crime rates in Grantsburg by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2013 2014
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 003001000N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.00.0211.40.00.069.20.00.00.0N/AN/A
Robberies 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 30024051021
per 100,000 216.00.00.0140.2285.30.0351.473.90.0152.076.2
Burglaries 77511131363555
per 100,000 504.0499.3352.4770.8927.2899.7421.6221.6361.3379.9381.1
Thefts 152121237243042441815
per 100,000 1,079.91,497.91,479.91,611.8499.31,660.92,108.23,101.93,179.21,367.81,143.3
Auto thefts 20411131021
per 100,000 144.00.0281.970.171.369.2210.873.90.0152.076.2
Arson 0N/A100000000
per 100,000 0.0N/A70.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 292.7) 136.196.9281.5155.4150.9194.4205.3163.7155.8126.595.8

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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 Grantsburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.29
Wisconsin average:

2.23
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +200 (+17.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (48%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (43%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (31%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (24%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Grantsburg, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 the city 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 Grantsburg 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 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 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 (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 2, 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)

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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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2001 was 28.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

28.8
U.S.:

74.7

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

City:

0.194
U.S.:

0.293
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 33.1%
(33.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.7% for two or more races residents)
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

Grantsburg, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Wisconsin average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Grantsburg village (based on Burnett County data)

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
Burnett 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.
State:

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

16.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Burnett County:

28.3%
Wisconsin:

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

Grantsburg government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $75,000 ($57.34)
    Regular Highways: $22,000 ($16.82)
    General Public Buildings: $20,000 ($15.29)
    General: $16,000 ($12.23)
    Housing & Community Development: $11,000 ($8.41)
    Air Transportation: $8,000 ($6.12)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $679,000 ($519.11)
    Parks & Recreation: $213,000 ($162.84)
    Water Utilities: $193,000 ($147.55)
    Sewerage: $157,000 ($120.03)
    Police Protection: $115,000 ($87.92)
    Fire Protection: $104,000 ($79.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $98,000 ($74.92)
    Libraries: $81,000 ($61.93)
    Central Staff Services: $52,000 ($39.76)
    Financial Administration: $39,000 ($29.82)
    General Public Buildings: $26,000 ($19.88)
    Health Services - Other: $16,000 ($12.23)
    General - Other: $14,000 ($10.70)
    Air Transportation: $8,000 ($6.12)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($5.35)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $5,000 ($3.82)
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000 ($1.53)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($0.76)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($0.76)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $97,000 ($74.16)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $8,000 ($6.12)
    Central Staff: $6,000 ($4.59)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($3.06)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $431,000 ($329.51)

Grantsburg government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $1,000 ($0.76)
  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $171,000 ($130.73)
    Sewerage: $153,000 ($116.97)
    Solid Waste Management: $65,000 ($49.69)
    All Other: $6,000 ($4.59)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($1.53)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $17,000 ($13.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $38,000 ($29.05)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $46,000 ($35.17)
    Interest Earnings: $41,000 ($31.35)
    Special Assessments: $14,000 ($10.70)
    Rents: $9,000 ($6.88)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $138,000 ($105.50)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $489,000 ($373.85)
    Highways: $93,000 ($71.10)
    All Other: $7,000 ($5.35)
  • Tax - Property: $370,000 ($282.87)
    NEC: $16,000 ($12.23)

Grantsburg government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,436,000 ($1862.39)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $350,000 ($267.58)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,650,000 ($1261.47)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $889,000 ($679.66)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $247,000 ($188.84)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $728,000 ($556.57)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $121,000 ($92.51)

5.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,515 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
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 Polk County, WI  0.76% ($24,122 average AGI)
from Barron County, WI  0.31% ($21,200)
from Washburn County, WI  0.31% ($24,200)


4.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,537 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.61%
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 Polk County, WI  0.78% ($31,560 average AGI)
to Ramsey County, MN  0.26% ($27,118)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.23% ($39,533)

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, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 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
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 8,470Total average daily traffic
  • 921Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,020Total future (year 2033) 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:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Hwy 70 At Johnson Rd W (Lat: 45.772722 Lon: -92.716583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: KNNP726
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.600 MHzGrant Date: 03/25/1996, Expiration Date: 03/25/2001, Cancellation Date: 02/09/2001, Certifier: Diane MillerRegistrant: Wisconsin State Patrol Bur Of Commun, Madison, WI 53707-7912, Fax: (608) 267-4495
  • Dnr Ranger Sta Hwy 70 (Lat: 45.772167 Lon: -92.688250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: WFK757
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.205 MHz, 151.400 MHzGrant Date: 09/25/2015, Expiration Date: 12/08/2025, Certifier: Thomas L TuttleRegistrant: Wisconsin State Patrol, Madison, WI 53707-7912, Phone: (608) 267-3573, Fax: (608) 267-4495, Email:
  • 500 Tower Ave (Lat: 45.771389 Lon: -92.694167), Type: Tank, Structure height: 33.5 m, Overall height: 40.2 m, Call Sign: KXK977
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.007 MHz, 155.280 MHz, 155.340 MHzGrant Date: 02/07/2011, Expiration Date: 02/04/2021Registrant: Rassbach Communication Service Inc, 2912 London Rd, Eau Claire, WI 54701, Phone: (715) 832-6763, Fax: (715) 832-1698, Email:
  • 3/4 Mi E Of Hwy 48 & 2 Mi S Of Hwy 70 (Lat: 45.743000 Lon: -92.666861), Call Sign: KNEW293, Licensee ID: L00100219
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.925 MHzGrant Date: 03/12/1998, Expiration Date: 03/07/2003, Cancellation Date: 03/07/2003Registrant: Russell M Johnson, 13285 Solness Rd, Grantsburg, WI 54840, Phone: (715) 463-5646
  • Call Sign: WPSL404
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.865 MHzGrant Date: 06/08/2001, Expiration Date: 06/08/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/13/2011, Certifier: Timothy J HarmonRegistrant: Rassbach Communications, Eau Claire, WI 54701, Phone: (715) 832-6763, Fax: (715) 832-1698
  • 104 South Pine Street (Lat: 45.778889 Lon: -92.681389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: WQAG806
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.537 MHzGrant Date: 03/05/2014, Expiration Date: 05/27/2024, Certifier: Dave DahlbergRegistrant: Dsc Communications, 711 Hammond Ave, Superior, WI 54880, Phone: (715) 392-2911, Email:
  • Lat: 45.774639 Lon: -92.674861, Call Sign: WQMK426
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.212 MHzGrant Date: 09/01/2010, Expiration Date: 09/01/2020, Certifier: Jesse ByersRegistrant: Fit, 1565 Oak Street, Eugene, OR 97401, Phone: (541) 485-8441, Fax: (541) 485-7556, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • 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 MHzGrant Date: 05/30/1990, Expiration Date: 02/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 01/28/1998Registrant: 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. TalbotRegistrant: 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:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • 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
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel G Michaels, 23823 Lara Rd, 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
    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
    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
    Registrant (Co-Owned): David B Basten, 22962 County Road Y, Grantsburg, WI 54840, Other Owners: Marsha K Basten
  • Aircraft: MAULE M-5-220C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6V 350 SERIES (235 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 62002 , Serial Number: 5040C, Year manufactured: 1974
    Registrant (Individual): Wallace A Sorum, 24591 Larson Rd, Grantsburg, WI 54840

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)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 25
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Grantsburg

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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (71%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in Grantsburg, WI
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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 below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
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