Green Lake, Wisconsin

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Population in 2017: 926 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -15.8%
 
Males: 465  (50.2%)
Females: 461  (49.8%)
Median resident age:

53.5 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 54941.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $45,858 (it was $35,435 in 2000)
Green Lake:

$45,858
WI:

$59,305

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $32,956 (it was $20,444 in 2000)

Green Lake city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $171,926 (it was $104,600 in 2000)
Green Lake:

$171,926
WI:

$178,900

Median gross rent in 2017: $577.

March 2019 cost of living index in Green Lake: 87.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 6.6%
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  • Races in Green Lake, WI (2010)
    • 93197.0%White alone
    • 181.9%Hispanic
    • 40.4%Two or more races
    • 30.3%Asian alone
    • 20.2%Black alone
    • 20.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Green Lake, Wisconsin as of September 20, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Green Lake is 77 to 1.


Crime rates in Green Lake by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2011

2012

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)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(88.9)
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)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(103.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(88.6)
1
(86.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(91.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(103.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(100.8)
1
(105.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(214.4)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(177.8)
2
(177.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(87.7)
1
(91.6)
5
(518.7)
1
(103.6)
1
(103.1)
5
(504.0)
1
(105.3)
1
(101.1)
1
(107.2)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
27
(2,400)
21
(1,860)
21
(1,813)
22
(1,930)
24
(2,198)
25
(2,593)
15
(1,554)
13
(1,340)
8
(806.5)
10
(1,053)
13
(1,314)
12
(1,286)
13
(1,405)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(86.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(103.6)
1
(103.1)
2
(201.6)
1
(105.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(88.9)
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)179.6104.596.783.3112.6140.0129.569.1103.878.959.7101.856.2

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City-data.com crime index in Green Lake, WI

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

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

3.24
Wisconsin average:

2.15
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Ancestries: German (42.4%), Irish (9.4%), American (7.5%), Norwegian (6.2%), Polish (4.3%), English (3.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1962

Elevation: 828 feet

Land area: 1.40 square miles.

Population density: 663 people per square mile   (low).

Green Lake, Wisconsin map

22 residents are foreign born (1.5% Europe).

This city:

2.5%
Wisconsin:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,608 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,955 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Oshkosh, WI (23.9 miles , pop. 62,916).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (57.5 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (152.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Ripon, WI (2.4 miles ),
St. Marie, WI (2.8 miles ),
Fairwater, WI (2.9 miles ),
Princeton, WI (2.9 miles ),
Metomen, WI (2.9 miles ),
Berlin, WI (3.0 miles ),
Markesan, WI (3.1 miles ),
Nepeuskun, WI (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 43.84 N, Longitude: 88.96 W

Area code: 920

Distribution of median household income in Green Lake, WI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Green Lake, WI in 2017

Green Lake satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $135,600
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $107,200
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $107,200
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $173,000
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $93,400
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $134,900
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $205,300
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $710,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $480,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $337,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $595,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $595,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $595,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Green Lake, WI residents
Average permit cost in Green Lake, WI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.2%
Wisconsin:

3.3%
Most common industries in Green Lake, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (9.1%)
  • Educational services (8.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Health care (6.9%)
  • Construction (6.5%)
  • Food (5.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.8%)
  • Public administration (9.2%)
  • Machinery (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Truck transportation (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (13.1%)
  • Health care (13.1%)
  • Public administration (9.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Food (6.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Green Lake, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.0%)
  • Top executives (4.0%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Carpenters (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)

Average climate in Green Lake, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Green Lake-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 65% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/18/1996, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 19.5 miles away from the Green Lake city center injured 12 people and caused $40 million in damages.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.1 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Green Lake-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 89% 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 377.0 miles away from Green Lake 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 164.8 miles away from the city 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 351.8 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 375.7 miles away from Green Lake 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 148.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 327.8 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 Green Lake County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Green Lake:

  • FMC - RIPON SOUTH (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; RIPON, WI)
  • RIPON MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 7 miles away; RIPON, WI)
  • FOUNTAIN VIEW CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; RIPON, WI)
  • PARKVIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; RIPON, WI)
  • SHELTERED VILLAGE OF RIPON FDD (Hospital, about 7 miles away; RIPON, WI)
  • MARKESAN RESIDENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MARKESAN, WI)
  • JULIETTE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BERLIN, WI)

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

  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (about 24 miles; Oshkosh, WI; Full-time enrollment: 10,637)
  • Marian University (about 28 miles; Fond Du Lac, WI; FT enrollment: 2,045)
  • Moraine Park Technical College (about 28 miles; Fond du Lac, WI; FT enrollment: 3,079)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 40 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 5,682)
  • Lawrence University (about 41 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 2,821)
  • Herzing University-Madison (about 52 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 3,160)
  • Madison Area Technical College (about 54 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 9,603)

Public high school in Green Lake:

Public elementary/middle school in Green Lake:

Private elementary/middle school in Green Lake:

  • PEACE LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 74, Location: 435 WALKER AVE, Grades: KG-8)
See full list of schools located in Green Lake

Library in Green Lake:

  • CAESTECKER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $173,796; Location: 518 HILL ST.; 21,881 books; 11,266 e-books; 4,820 audio materials; 4,357 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 11 other licensed databases; 96 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Green Lake: Tuscumbia Country Club (A), Green Lake - Brooklyn Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Green Lake include: Federated Church of Green Lake (A), Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church (B), Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Dartford Mill Pond (A), Green Lake 115 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Green Lake: Hattie Sherwood Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Dartford Historical Society (Museums; 501 Mill Street), Green Lake County - Visitors Bureau (W1208 State Road 23 49), Dennis Walker's Pontoon Guide Service On BG GRN LK (Tours & Charters; 370 Palmer Avenue).

Hotels: Lakeside Motel (488 South Street), Heidel House Resort (643 Illinois Avenue), Dartford Inn (N6264 Lawson Drive), Bay View Motel & Resort (439 Lake Street), Green Lake Inn (W1970 Lawson Drive), McConnell Inn (497 South Lawson Drive).

Birthplace of: Shannon Whirry - Actor.

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

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

GREEN LAKE WATERWORKS (Population served: 960, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • OCCT/SOWT Study/Recommendation - In JAN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-14-2014), St Compliance achieved (JAN-20-2014)
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In APR-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Other (APR-12-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-20-2014)
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Other (OCT-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-21-2013)
  • Initial, Follow-up, or Routine Source Water M/R - In JAN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2006)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Other (MAY-15-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2006)
Average household size:
This city:

1.9 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

51.7%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.3%
Whole state:

7.3%


No gay or lesbian households reported

35 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
29 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
3 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Green Lake (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Berlin: Green Lake Branch at West 1208 State Roads, 23/49, P.O.b., branch established on 1999/03/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $283.2 mil, Deposits: $249.9 mil, headquarters in Berlin, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: First Berlin Bancorp, Inc.
  • The Baraboo National Bank: Green Lake State Bank Branch at 515 Hill Street, branch established on 1902/07/02. Info updated 2009/03/26: Bank assets: $766.1 mil, Deposits: $684.2 mil, headquarters in Baraboo, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Baraboo Bancorporation, Inc., The

For population 15 years and over in Green Lake:

Marital status in Green Lake, WI
  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 49.3%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 12.1%
  • Divorced: 16.1%

For population 25 years and over in Green Lake:

  • High school or higher: 94.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Wisconsin average:

10.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Green Lake, WI (based on Green Lake County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,2904
Evangelical Protestant5,09225
Mainline Protestant2,55511
Other81
None6,106-
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: 7
Green Lake County:

3.75 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
This county:

5.89 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

14.45 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Green Lake County:

8.4%
State:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.8%
Wisconsin:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.8%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

52.3%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Green Lake:

51.6%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Green Lake:

29.0
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.2%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Green Lake:

12.0%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Green Lake:

6.9
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Green Lake:

42.3%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

57.4%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.1%
State:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Green Lake, WI Residents

Green Lake government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $288,000 ($311.02)
    Regular Highways: $15,000 ($16.20)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($4.32)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $510,000 ($550.76)
    Parks and Recreation: $366,000 ($395.25)
    Police Protection: $300,000 ($323.97)
    Regular Highways: $223,000 ($240.82)
    Water Utilities: $192,000 ($207.34)
    Central Staff Services: $174,000 ($187.90)
    Libraries: $171,000 ($184.67)
    Local Fire Protection: $108,000 ($116.63)
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000 ($93.95)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $27,000 ($29.16)
    General - Other: $27,000 ($29.16)
    Health - Other: $14,000 ($15.12)
    General Public Buildings: $12,000 ($12.96)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $12,000 ($12.96)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($9.72)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $5,000 ($5.40)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($1.08)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $484,000 ($522.68)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $45,000 ($48.60)
    Police Protection: $6,000 ($6.48)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($1.08)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $571,000 ($616.63)

Green Lake government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $426,000 ($460.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000 ($63.71)
    Parks and Recreation: $54,000 ($58.32)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $109,000 ($117.71)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $223,000 ($240.82)
    Donations From Private Sources: $47,000 ($50.76)
    Special Assessments: $6,000 ($6.48)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($6.48)
    Rents: $6,000 ($6.48)
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,000 ($3.24)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($1.08)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $97,000 ($104.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $184,000 ($198.70)
    General Local Government Support: $175,000 ($188.98)
    Other: $168,000 ($181.43)
  • Tax - Property: $1,371,000 ($1480.56)
    Other Selective Sales: $191,000 ($206.26)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $24,000 ($25.92)
    Other License: $22,000 ($23.76)

Green Lake government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,988,000 ($15105.83)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,243,000 ($14301.30)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $745,000 ($804.54)

Green Lake government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,799,000 ($1942.76)

6.42% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,828 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.42%
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 Fond du Lac County, WI  1.41% ($38,991 average AGI)
from Winnebago County, WI  0.92% ($39,945)
from Waushara County, WI  0.66% ($30,462)


6.95% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,609 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
Wisconsin average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Fond du Lac County, WI  1.41% ($40,250 average AGI)
to Winnebago County, WI  1.00% ($37,468)
to Waushara County, WI  0.89% ($40,423)

Businesses in Green Lake, WI

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 4
  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Green Lake:

  • WRPN (1600 AM; 5 kW; RIPON, WI)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISS (1090 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BERLIN, WI; Owner: HOMETOWN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WDUX (800 AM; 5 kW; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: LAIRD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WFDL (1170 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WAUPUN, WI; Owner: RADIO PLUS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Green Lake:

  • WPKR (99.5 FM; OMRO, WI; Owner: MIDWEST DIMENSIONS, INC.)
  • WBJZ (104.7 FM; BERLIN, WI; Owner: CAXAMBAS CORPORATION)
  • WTCX (96.1 FM; RIPON, WI; Owner: RADIO B/C LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAPL-FM (105.7 FM; APPLETON, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOLX-FM (94.9 FM; BARABOO, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WAUH (102.3 FM; WAUTOMA, WI; Owner: HOMETOWN BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WFDL-FM (97.7 FM; LOMIRA, WI; Owner: RADIO PLUS OF FOND DU LAC, INC.)
  • WVBO (103.9 FM; WINNECONNE, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRPN-FM (90.1 FM; RIPON, WI; Owner: THE BD. OF TRUSTEES OF RIPON COLLEGE)
  • K221DH (92.1 FM; RIPON, WI; Owner: RIPON BAPTIST CHURCH, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Green Lake:

  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
  • WWRS-TV (Channel 52; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W23BL (Channel 23; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Green Lake fatal accident list:

Sep 26, 2009 02:31 PM, Water St, Lake St, Lat: 43.846081, Lon: -88.958733, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 4, 1993 01:00 AM, Illinois, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 72ft / 22.1mTotal length
  • $467,000Total costs
  • 24,485Total average daily traffic
  • 896Total average daily truck traffic
  • 34,929Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Green Lake, WI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Green Lake, WI

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Green Lake)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 570 South St (Lat: 43.861083 Lon: -88.949833), Call Sign: KEQ75,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.075 MHz, Grant Date: 01/30/1998, Expiration Date: 03/17/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/16/2002, Registrant: County Of Green Lake, 570 South St, Green Lake, WI 54941
  • Lat: 43.850778 Lon: -88.959333, Call Sign: WQDK279,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 09/25/2015, Expiration Date: 09/15/2025, Certifier: Nancy Burns, Registrant: Primex Wirleless, 965 Wells St., Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 248-3000
  • Lat: 43.836778 Lon: -88.943528, Call Sign: WQEJ268,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.187 MHz, 457.187 MHz, 451.562 MHz, 456.562 MHz, 451.712 MHz, 456.712 MHz, Grant Date: 02/08/2006, Expiration Date: 02/08/2016, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2016, Certifier: John Gells, Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • 511 County Rd A (Lat: 43.849833 Lon: -88.940444), Type: Building, Structure height: 11 m, Call Sign: WQLH779,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1800 MHz, Grant Date: 01/25/2010, Expiration Date: 01/25/2020, Certifier: Margaret Bostelmann, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc, 965 Wells St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464
  • Lat: 43.844083 Lon: -88.955778, Call Sign: WQRS203,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.537 MHz, Grant Date: 07/16/2013, Expiration Date: 07/16/2023, Certifier: Barbara Dugenske, Registrant: City Of Green Lake Water, 534 Mill St., Green Lake, WI 54941, Phone: (920) 294-6912, Fax: (920) 294-0989
  • 571 County Road A (Lat: 43.849278 Lon: -88.939056), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 24.3 m, Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQUN934,
    Assigned Frequencies: 4960.00 MHz, 4960.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/28/2014, Expiration Date: 08/28/2024, Certifier: Mark V Podoll, Registrant: Green Lake County Sheriff\'s Office, 571 County Road A, Green Lake, WI 54941, Phone: (920) 294-4134, Fax: (920) 294-3850, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STATION, 1.2 Km W Of Int Of St Hwys N & B (Lat: 43.757750 Lon: -88.970944), Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 3.7 m, Call Sign: WNTQ652,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17710.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/31/1997, Expiration Date: 02/05/2008, Cancellation Date: 11/26/2007, Registrant: State Of Wisconsin Educational Communications Board, N10127 - 600th St, Colfax, WI 54730, Phone: (715) 632-2827, Fax: (715) 632-2066, Email:
  • GREEN LAKE, 5.5 Miles North (Lat: 43.757500 Lon: -88.972500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 85.3 m, Call Sign: WPOQ344,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6152.75 MHz, Grant Date: 02/22/2019, Expiration Date: 12/01/2028, Certifier: Kenneth R Meyers, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • GREEN LAKE, WI, Lat: 43.850000 Lon: -88.875833, Call Sign: WPUR749,
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.193 MHz, 952.193 MHz, Grant Date: 04/19/2002, Expiration Date: 04/19/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/23/2012, Certifier: Jim Bradley, Registrant: Utc Spectrum Services, 200 N Glebe Rd, Suite 1000, Arlington, VA 22203, Phone: (703) 558-2214, Fax: (703) 558-0523, Email:
  • GREEN LAKE, Green Lake Site: W2147 Princeton Road (Lat: 43.850917 Lon: -88.990528), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 110 m, Overall height: 114.3 m, Call Sign: WQQT895,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/01/2013, Expiration Date: 03/01/2023, Cancellation Date: 12/04/2014, Certifier: Michael P Goggin, Registrant: Lake Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Green Lake)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: MOONEY AIRCRAFT CORP. M20S (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-550-J3A5D (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 21399 , Serial Number: 30-0025, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 06/18/1999, Certificate Issue Date: 06/20/2016
    Registrant (Co-Owned): John W Zwiacher, W997 Sunnyside Rd, Green Lake, WI 54941, Other Owners: Kaye F Zwiacher
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3161R , Serial Number: 18258561, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 11/27/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 02/25/2013
    Registrant (LLC): Deertrack Aviation LLC, Po Box 574, Green Lake, WI 54941
  • Aircraft: BEECH A36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 574SB , Serial Number: E-312, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 02/24/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 11/05/2018
    Registrant (LLC): T & B Logistics LLC, Po Box 1, Green Lake, WI 54941
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8321H , Serial Number: 28-8116125, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 12/30/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 11/17/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Blazer Aviation Transport LLC, Po Box 1, Green Lake, WI 54941
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-260 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9386P , Serial Number: 24-4887, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 09/03/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 08/24/1993
    Registrant (Individual): Ned T Seelhorst, 570 Illinois Ave, Green Lake, WI 54941
  • Aircraft: SOCATA TBM 700 (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-66 SER (850 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 910EA , Serial Number: 550, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 09/23/2010, Certificate Issue Date: 10/23/2014
    Registrant (Corporation): J & L Aviation LLC, 630 Commercial Ave, Green Lake, WI 54941

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Green Lake, WI
  • 92.6%Utility gas
  • 3.5%Electricity
  • 1.9%Wood
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Green Lake, WI
  • 43.7%Utility gas
  • 43.7%Electricity
  • 7.7%Other fuel
  • 4.9%No fuel used


Green Lake compared to Wisconsin 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Green Lake on our top lists:

  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Eastern Asia (population 500+)"
There are 6 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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