Green Grove, Wisconsin

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Population in 2010: 756. Population change since 2000: -16.2%
Males: 378  (50.0%)
Females: 378  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  29.0 years
Wisconsin median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 54460.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $45,602 (it was $37,667 in 2000)
Green Grove:

$45,602
WI:

$51,059
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,552 (it was $14,067 in 2000)

Green Grove town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $127,744 (it was $82,200 in 2000)
Green Grove:

$127,744
WI:

$165,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $172,126; Detached houses: $172,818; Townhouses or other attached units: $601,511; Mobile homes: $84,050
Green Grove races chart
  • White alone - 749 (99.1%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.3%)
  • Hispanic - 2 (0.3%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Green Grove: 151.7 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: German (45.6%), Polish (6.1%), Norwegian (4.2%), United States (4.1%), Irish (3.7%), Swiss (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 36.5 square miles.

Population density: 21 people per square mile   (very low).

Green Grove,WI real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Green Grove:

  • High school or higher: 70.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Green Grove town:

  • Never married: 18.7%
  • Now married: 61.9%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 11.2%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

26 residents are foreign born (1.8% Asia, 0.7% Latin America, 0.4% Europe).

This town:  2.9%
Wisconsin:  4.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Green Grove town:  1.2% ($959)
Wisconsin:  2.0% ($2,245)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eau Claire, WI (49.5 miles , pop. 61,704).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (128.5 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (254.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Curtiss, WI (2.1 miles) , Owen, WI (2.2 miles ), Longwood, WI (2.4 miles ), Hoard, WI (2.5 miles ), Withee, WI (2.5 miles ), Hixon, WI (2.8 miles ), Warner, WI (2.8 miles ), Colby, WI (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $62,200
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $62,200
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $62,200
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $106,200
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $32,700
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $168,100
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $160,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.90 N, Longitude: 90.49 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 715

Green Grove household income distribution Green Grove home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.9%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (27%)
  • Wood products (10%)
  • Truck transportation (7%)
  • Food (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Metal and metal products (6%)
  • Repair and maintenance (5%)
  • Health care (24%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (22%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Wood products (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Truck transportation (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (21%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3%)
  • Food processing workers (3%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (14%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)

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

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Tornado activity:

Green Grove-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 3% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/4/1958, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.6 miles away from the Green Grove town center killed 4 people and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/4/1958, a category F4 tornado 37.8 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 50 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Green Grove-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 275.2 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) earthquake occurred 251.2 miles away from Green Grove center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 287.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 226.4 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 441.9 miles away from Green Grove center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 433.2 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 Clark County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Green Grove:

  • COLONIAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; COLBY, WI)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-CONTINENTAL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ABBOTSFORD, WI)
  • OAKBROOK HLTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; THORP, WI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Green Grove:

  • Northcentral Technical College (about 42 miles; Wausau, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,356)
  • Mid-State Technical College (about 50 miles; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; FT enrollment: 2,128)
  • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (about 51 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 10,143)
  • Chippewa Valley Technical College (about 51 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 4,038)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 53 miles; Stevens Point, WI; FT enrollment: 9,089)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stout (about 71 miles; Menomonie, WI; FT enrollment: 8,120)
  • Winona State University (about 83 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 8,397)

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Church in Green Grove: Saint Lukes Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Rivers: South Fork Popple River (A), North Fork Popple River (B), East Fork Popple River (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Clark 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 2012 was 37.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

37.7
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.15. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.15
U.S.:

9.14
Average household size:
This town:  3.3 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  80.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.5%
Whole state:  7.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

13.1%
Whole state:

8.7%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

5.7%
Whole state:

3.7%
203 people in nursing homes in 2000

Green Grove compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly 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 (42%)
  • Wood (28%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (26%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
  • Electricity (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Green Grove town (based on Clark County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 70.38%
Here: 70.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLutheran ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Church of ChristUnited Methodist Church
Adherents45.2%13.4%13.2%5.4%4.7%
Congregations11.4%11.4%12.7%8.9%16.5%
NameWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodOld Order MennoniteOld Order AmishConservative Baptist Association of AmericaOther
Adherents4.5%3.2%2.6%2.2%5.5%
Congregations3.8%5.1%11.4%1.3%17.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Clark County:

2.69 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Clark County:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

7.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Clark County:

28.3%
Wisconsin:

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

16.2%
State:

13.0%

4.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,517 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
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 Wood County, WI  0.69% ($34,212 average AGI)
from Marathon County, WI  0.57% ($34,786)
from Taylor County, WI  0.36% ($34,909)


5.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,314 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
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 Marathon County, WI  0.93% ($28,259 average AGI)
to Wood County, WI  0.73% ($28,099)
to Eau Claire County, WI  0.44% ($21,255)

Strongest AM radio stations in Green Grove:

  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WCCN (1370 AM; 5 kW; NEILLSVILLE, WI; Owner: CENTRAL WISCONSIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLBL (930 AM; 5 kW; AUBURNDALE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WRIG (1390 AM; 10 kW; SCHOFIELD, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WAYY (790 AM; 5 kW; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEAQ (1150 AM; 5 kW; CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • WIGM (1490 AM; 1 kW; MEDFORD, WI; Owner: W I G M, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Green Grove:

  • WAXX (104.5 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • WOSQ (92.3 FM; SPENCER, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WCCN-FM (107.5 FM; NEILLSVILLE, WI; Owner: CENTRAL WISCONSIN B/CG INC.)
  • WWIB (103.7 FM; HALLIE, WI; Owner: STEWARDS OF SOUND, INC.)
  • WDEZ (101.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: W R I G, INC.)
  • WHRM (90.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WIFC (95.5 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WOFM (94.7 FM; MOSINEE, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WLJY (106.5 FM; MARSHFIELD, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WKEB (99.3 FM; MEDFORD, WI; Owner: WIGM, INCORPORATED)
  • WLBL-FM (91.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WXPW (91.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WHITE PINE COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Green Grove:

  • WEAU-TV (Channel 13; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: WEAU LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W24BV (Channel 24; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 16
Total length: 68 meters (223ft)
Total costs: $624,000
Total average daily traffic: 50,239
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,524

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1920-1929: 1
  • 1930-1939: 0
  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 0
  • 1960-1969: 1
  • 1970-1979: 2
  • 1980-1989: 3
  • 1990-1999: 8
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Green Grove, WI
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