Horicon, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 3,695 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.1%
 
Males: 1,666  (45.1%)
Females: 2,029  (54.9%)
Median resident age:  36.7 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 53032.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $53,998 (it was $50,577 in 2000)
Horicon:

$53,998
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,761 (it was $21,690 in 2000)

Horicon city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $121,314 (it was $94,600 in 2000)
Horicon:

$121,314
WI:

$163,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $687.

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  • Races in Horicon, WI (2010)

    Horicon races chart
    • 3,41893.5%White alone
    • 1514.1%Hispanic
    • 461.3%Two or more races
    • 240.7%Asian alone
    • 110.3%Black alone
    • 50.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Horicon: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (45.5%), Irish (10.0%), Polish (6.7%), English (6.1%), United States (3.9%), Norwegian (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1897

Elevation: 884 feet

Land area: 3.35 square miles.

Population density: 1,103 people per square mile   (low).

Horicon,WI real estate house value index trend

Horicon, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Horicon:

  • High school or higher: 87.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Horicon city:

  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 57.0%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

90 residents are foreign born (0.9% Latin America, 0.4% Europe, 0.3% North America).

This city:

2.5%
Wisconsin:

4.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,846 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,787 (2.3%)

Horicon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waukesha, WI (36.3 miles , pop. 64,825).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (43.7 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (121.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Hubbard, WI (1.9 miles ), Juneau, WI (2.1 miles ), Williamstown, WI (2.2 miles ), Mayville, WI (2.3 miles ), Burnett, WI (2.3 miles ), Iron Ridge, WI (2.5 miles ), Kekoskee, WI (2.6 miles) , Hustisford, WI (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $102,800
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $131,300
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $143,500
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $156,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $116,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $153,500
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $114,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.45 N, Longitude: 88.63 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Home of the Horicon Marsh

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,025 (+28.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 539 (31.0%)

Area code: 920

Horicon household income distribution Horicon home values distribution

Crime rates in Horicon by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000001010000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.027.50.028.90.00.00.00.0
Rapes 02010111001N/A
per 100,000 0.053.30.027.10.027.528.128.90.00.027.7N/A
Robberies 000001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.027.50.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 040111111010
per 100,000 0.0106.60.027.127.627.528.128.927.20.027.70.0
Burglaries 786962631342
per 100,000 182.8213.2161.5243.9165.954.9168.986.627.282.0110.755.7
Thefts 987981387052204536576547
per 100,000 2,558.72,105.52,180.31,029.81,935.31,428.6562.91,298.3980.71,557.41,798.11,308.5
Auto thefts 423143413022
per 100,000 104.453.380.827.1110.682.4112.628.981.70.055.355.7
Arson 0N/A0101100000
per 100,000 0.0N/A0.027.10.027.528.10.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 289.3) 120.9163.8102.885.7101.2154.970.0143.752.066.6109.481.2

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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 Horicon detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Wisconsin average:

2.23
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.5%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -66 (-1.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (52%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (35%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Horicon, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Horicon-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/18/1996, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 17.4 miles away from the Horicon city center injured 12 people and caused $40 million in damages.

On 4/4/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.8 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 53 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Horicon-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 88% 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 347.8 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 138.2 miles away from Horicon 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 322.4 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 346.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 380.4 miles away from Horicon center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 297.5 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 Dodge County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Horicon topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Horicon:

  • DODGE COUNTY MENTAL HEALTH CENTER (Hospital, about 5 miles away; JUNEAU, WI)
  • CLEARVIEW (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; JUNEAU, WI)
  • MAYVILLE NUR REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MAYVILLE, WI)
  • BEAVER DAM DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; BEAVER DAM, WI)
  • HILLSIDE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BEAVER DAM, WI)
  • HILLSIDE HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; BEAVER DAM, WI)
  • BEAVER DAM COM HSPTL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; BEAVER DAM, WI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Horicon:

  • Marian University (about 26 miles; Fond Du Lac, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,045)
  • Moraine Park Technical College (about 26 miles; Fond du Lac, WI; FT enrollment: 3,079)
  • Waukesha County Technical College (about 33 miles; Pewaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 4,415)
  • Carroll University (about 37 miles; Waukesha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,313)
  • Concordia University-Wisconsin (about 39 miles; Mequon, WI; FT enrollment: 5,253)
  • Herzing University-Madison (about 40 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 3,160)
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (about 41 miles; Oshkosh, WI; FT enrollment: 10,637)

Public high school in Horicon:

  • HORICON HIGH (Students: 267, Location: 841 GRAY ST, Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in Horicon:

  • MOUNTAIN TOP CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 33, Location: W3941 STATE ROAD 33, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Horicon:

  • VAN BRUNT ELEMENTARY (Students: 364, Location: 611 MILL ST, Grades: PK-6)
  • HORICON JUNIOR HIGH (Location: 841 GRAY ST, Grades: 7-8)

Private elementary/middle school in Horicon:

  • ST STEPHEN LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 117, Location: 505 N PALMATORY ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Horicon

Library in Horicon:

  • HORICON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $234,672; Location: 404 E. LAKE ST.; 31,482 books; 8,825 e-books; 6,536 audio materials; 3,041 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 42 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Horicon: Rock River Hills Golf Course (A), Horicon Public Library (B), Horicon Emergency Medical Services (C), Horicon Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Horicon include: First Presbyterian Church (A), Emmanuel United Methodist Church (B), Emmauel United Methodist Church (C), Zion Lutheran Church (D), Saint Stephen Lutheran Church (E), Saint Malachy Catholic Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoir: Horicon Marsh 455 Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Horicon include: Disher Park (1), River Bend Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Horicon Historical Society (Museums; 322 Winter Street), Heritage Outdoor Sports (Tours & Charters; N6213 Main Street Road).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 61.7. This is better than average.

City:

61.7
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.179. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.179
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.469. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.469
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.90
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.0106. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0106
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.2%
(6.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.2%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.7%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
20 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
10 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
5 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Horicon, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Horicon (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: Fond Du Lac Horicon Branch at 606 Washington Street, branch established on 1953/10/01. 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
  • Horicon Bank: at 326 East Lake Street, branch established on 1896/09/07. Info updated 2011/09/21: Bank assets: $506.5 mil, Deposits: $440.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Sword Financial Corporation

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

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Horicon city (based on Dodge County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,75762
Catholic13,43713
Mainline Protestant12,36332
Other2652
Orthodox--
None43,937-
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: 13
Dodge County:

1.48 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Dodge County:

3.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 60
Here:

6.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Dodge County:

28.8%
Wisconsin:

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

8.1%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.7%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.9%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.3
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Horicon:

21.4%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Horicon:

9.8%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

31.6%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Horicon:

56.6%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.2%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Horicon, 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
Other Government Administration 4$13,669$41,0070$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$2,083
Police Protection - Officers 6$30,617$61,2344$3,939
Police - Other 1$2,484$29,8081$465
Streets and Highways 4$13,747$41,2410$0
Sewerage 2$8,114$48,6840$0
Water Supply 1$3,764$45,1681$2,316
Local Libraries 1$3,702$44,4246$6,137
Other and Unallocable 1$5,672$68,0643$321
Totals for Government 20$81,769$49,06116$15,261

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $720,000 ($194.86)
    Water Utilities: $274,000 ($74.15)
    Sewerage: $180,000 ($48.71)
    General: $8,000 ($2.17)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $817,000 ($221.11)
    Sewerage: $608,000 ($164.55)
    Regular Highways: $563,000 ($152.37)
    Parks & Recreation: $340,000 ($92.02)
    Water Utilities: $312,000 ($84.44)
    Fire Protection: $266,000 ($71.99)
    Central Staff Services: $166,000 ($44.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $157,000 ($42.49)
    General - Other: $156,000 ($42.22)
    Libraries: $146,000 ($39.51)
    Health Services - Other: $90,000 ($24.36)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $66,000 ($17.86)
    General Public Buildings: $63,000 ($17.05)
    Natural Resources - Other: $35,000 ($9.47)
    Financial Administration: $23,000 ($6.22)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $18,000 ($4.87)
    Parking Facilities: $3,000 ($0.81)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $300,000 ($81.19)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.27)
    General: $1,000 ($0.27)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Police Protection: $6,000 ($1.62)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $220,000 ($59.54)
    Water Utilities: $88,000 ($23.82)
    Regular Highways: $78,000 ($21.11)
    Police Protection: $21,000 ($5.68)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($3.52)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,443,000 ($390.53)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($1.62)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $609,000 ($164.82)
    All Other: $210,000 ($56.83)
    Parks & Recreation: $102,000 ($27.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $70,000 ($18.94)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.27)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $33,000 ($8.93)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $50,000 ($13.53)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $337,000 ($91.20)
    Special Assessments: $230,000 ($62.25)
    General Revenue, NEC: $180,000 ($48.71)
    Rents: $61,000 ($16.51)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $345,000 ($93.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,115,000 ($301.76)
    Highways: $288,000 ($77.94)
    All Other: $49,000 ($13.26)
  • Tax - Property: $1,676,000 ($453.59)
    NEC: $50,000 ($13.53)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $350,000 ($94.72)
    Water Utilities: $104,000 ($28.15)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,426,000 ($927.20)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,132,000 ($847.63)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $240,000 ($64.95)
    Water Utilities: $80,000 ($21.65)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $110,000 ($29.77)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $294,000 ($79.57)
    Water Utilities: $24,000 ($6.50)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,347,000 ($905.82)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $482,000 ($130.45)

5.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,930 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.32%
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 Jefferson County, WI  1.00% ($32,875 average AGI)
from Fond du Lac County, WI  0.55% ($36,588)
from Washington County, WI  0.51% ($35,884)


5.64% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,404 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
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 Jefferson County, WI  0.82% ($32,003 average AGI)
to Fond du Lac County, WI  0.63% ($35,351)
to Dane County, WI  0.55% ($34,273)

Strongest AM radio stations in Horicon:

  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKSH (1640 AM; 10 kW; SUSSEX, WI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WAUK (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WALT-WEST WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFDL (1170 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WAUPUN, WI; Owner: RADIO PLUS, INC.)
  • WRPN (1600 AM; 5 kW; RIPON, WI)

Strongest FM radio stations in Horicon:

  • WMDC (98.7 FM; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: RADIO PLUS, INC.)
  • WXRO (95.3 FM; BEAVER DAM, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WFDL-FM (97.7 FM; LOMIRA, WI; Owner: RADIO PLUS OF FOND DU LAC, INC.)
  • WBWI-FM (92.5 FM; WEST BEND, WI; Owner: WEST BEND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHAD (90.7 FM; DELAFIELD, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WTKM-FM (104.9 FM; HARTFORD, WI; Owner: KETTLE MORAINE B/CTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WJZI (93.3 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)
  • WMIL-FM (106.1 FM; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLTQ (97.3 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPKR (99.5 FM; OMRO, WI; Owner: MIDWEST DIMENSIONS, INC.)
  • WTCX (96.1 FM; RIPON, WI; Owner: RADIO B/C LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTLX (100.5 FM; COLUMBUS, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WJWD (90.3 FM; MARSHALL, WI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)

TV broadcast stations around Horicon:

  • WWRS-TV (Channel 52; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
  • WDJT-TV (Channel 58; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WDJT-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WISN-TV (Channel 12; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WISN HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WITI (Channel 6; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WITI LICENSE,INC.)
  • WPXE (Channel 55; KENOSHA, WI; Owner: PAXSON MILWAUKEE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMVS (Channel 10; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WMVT (Channel 36; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WMLW-CA (Channel 46; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W63CU (Channel 63; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCGV-TV (Channel 24; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WCGV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WMSN-TV (Channel 47; MADISON, WI; Owner: WMSN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WVTV (Channel 18; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WVTV LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WTMJ-TV (Channel 4; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WVCY-TV (Channel 30; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
Horicon fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Horicon fatal accident list:

May 11, 2010 04:11 PM, Sr-33, N Vine St, Lat: 43.45155, Lon: -88.63251, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 2, 2001 02:10 AM, West Lake St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 11, 1994 06:05 PM, 33, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 31, 1981 02:25 PM, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 12, 1980 11:34 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $959,000Total costs
  • 9,820Total average daily traffic
  • 785Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,060Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Dnr Area Headquarters (Lat: 43.470833 Lon: -88.619833), Call Sign: KTS782
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.160 MHzGrant Date: 05/04/2005, Expiration Date: 08/01/2015, Cancellation Date: 10/03/2015Registrant: Wisconsin State Patrol, Madison, WI 53707-7912, Phone: (608) 267-3573, Fax: (608) 267-4495, Email:
  • Dnr Area Hdqtrs (Lat: 43.474444 Lon: -88.601222), Call Sign: WGV865
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.205 MHz, 151.205 MHz, 151.310 MHz, 151.310 MHz, 151.355 MHz, 151.355 MHzGrant Date: 09/18/2012, Expiration Date: 10/05/2022Registrant: Wisconsin State Patrol, Madison, WI 53707-7912, Phone: (608) 267-3573, Fax: (608) 267-4495, Email:
  • 160 E Cor Gray & Hubard St (Lat: 43.446389 Lon: -88.629000), Call Sign: KTT878
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.6600 MHzGrant Date: 11/30/2011, Expiration Date: 01/06/2022Registrant: Johnson School Bus Service, 2151 West Washington, West Bend, WI 53095, Phone: (262) 334-3146, Fax: (262) 334-6170, Email:
  • 300 N. Vine Street (Lat: 43.453333 Lon: -88.632500), Call Sign: KB86421
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.037 MHzGrant Date: 11/06/2013, Expiration Date: 06/03/2023Registrant: Cec - Communications Eng. Co., Hiawatha, IA 52233, Phone: (319) 364-0271, Fax: (319) 364-6970, Email:
  • 220 E Lake St (Lat: 43.452500 Lon: -88.633722), Call Sign: KXV714
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.740 MHzGrant Date: 08/17/2005, Expiration Date: 10/28/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/02/2016Registrant: Cec - Communications Eng. Co., Hiawatha, IA 52233, Phone: (319) 364-0271, Fax: (319) 364-6970, Email:
  • 220 Lake St (Lat: 43.452222 Lon: -88.633444), Call Sign: KXH715, Licensee ID: L00005337
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.110 MHz, 153.155 MHzGrant Date: 09/05/2002, Expiration Date: 11/10/2012, Cancellation Date: 10/26/2007Registrant: Deere & Company, 400 19th Street, Moline, IL 61265, Phone: (309) 765-5777
  • Lat: 43.453917 Lon: -88.633917, Call Sign: WQWA875
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.837 MHz, 461.862 MHz, 461.887 MHz, 461.912 MHz, 461.937 MHz, 466.837 MHz, 466.862 MHz, 466.887 MHz, 466.912 MHz, 466.937 MHzGrant Date: 07/03/2015, Expiration Date: 07/03/2025, Certifier: Duane LanningRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, Test Site Off Teal Rd & Swan Rd (Lat: 43.492750 Lon: -88.688417), Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: WNEJ979
    Assigned Frequencies: 23075.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/06/1995, Expiration Date: 09/06/2000, Cancellation Date: 12/10/2000Registrant: Phone: (309) 752-5703
  • STATION, Bldg 101 County Trunk E (Lat: 43.453028 Lon: -88.655639), Structure height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WNEJ980
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/06/1995, Expiration Date: 09/06/2000, Cancellation Date: 12/10/2000Registrant: Phone: (309) 752-5703
  • NXHRCN1, Lat: 43.450639 Lon: -88.645000, Type: Tank, Structure height: 48.7 m, Call Sign: WQLN257
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/12/2010, Expiration Date: 03/12/2020, Certifier: Jon D AuerRegistrant: Netwurx, 55 E. Sumner St., Hartford, WI 53027, Phone: (414) 831-3466, Fax: (262) 670-6659, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Horicon)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 30387 , Serial Number: 17701226, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 09/17/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Scott Wrucke, W5255 State Road 33, Horicon, WI 53032
  • Aircraft: HARTWIG ROBERT F SONEX (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: JABIRU 3300 (120 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3762H , Serial Number: 0494, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 02/19/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Robert F Hartwig, N7144 Co Tr Tw, Horicon, WI 53032
  • Aircraft: HARTWIG ROBERT F FP202 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 65092 , Serial Number: 2007, Year manufactured: 1988, Airworthiness Date: 07/17/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Robert F Hartwig, N7144 County Road Tw, Horicon, WI 53032
  • Aircraft: DENNIS S WINKEL VANS RV-8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360-A4A (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 80WD , Serial Number: 82449, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 01/17/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis S Winkel, N6119 W Horseshoe Rd, Horicon, WI 53032

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

HORICON WATERWORKS (Population served: 3,682, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-26-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-26-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-31-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-31-2009), St Boil Water Order (AUG-31-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-03-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-04-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-21-2007), St Public Notif issued (JUN-28-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-28-2007), St Public Notif received (JUN-29-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-25-2007), St Public Notif requested (MAY-25-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2007), St Public Notif received (JUN-13-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-24-2006), St Public Notif requested (JUL-24-2006), St Public Notif issued (JUL-28-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-18-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-18-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUL-28-2005), St Public Notif issued (JUL-28-2005), St Public Notif received (AUG-30-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-13-2008), St Public Notif requested (OCT-13-2008), St Compliance achieved (OCT-29-2008), St Public Notif issued (OCT-30-2008), St Public Notif received (NOV-12-2008)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-16-2009), St Public Notif requested (JAN-16-2009), St Compliance achieved (JAN-29-2009), St Public Notif issued (FEB-26-2009), St Public Notif received (FEB-26-2009)
  • One minor monitoring violation

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

  • ST JOHNS EV LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 88, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ROYAL OAKS MOTEL (Population served: 29, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Horicon, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3077.2 years
Ruth1874.9 years
Clarence1778.0 years
Robert1681.0 years
Herbert1578.7 years
Harold1576.9 years
John1576.9 years
Evelyn1381.2 years
Edward1375.5 years
Emil1279.4 years
Most common last names in Horicon, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Krueger1377.9 years
Albert1277.6 years
Werner1178.9 years
Ulrich1082.5 years
Pegelow980.1 years
Neitzel871.5 years
Voss875.2 years
Weber878.1 years
Griepentrog878.0 years
Beske769.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (78%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Businesses in Horicon, WI

  • Domino's Pizza: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Horicon compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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