Hurley, Wisconsin

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Population in 2013: 1,524 (86% urban, 14% rural). Population change since 2000: -16.2%
 
Males: 707  (46.4%)
Females: 817  (53.6%)
Median resident age:  46.7 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 54534.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,461 (it was $24,821 in 2000)
Hurley:

$31,461
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,813 (it was $14,554 in 2000)

Hurley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $58,723 (it was $38,000 in 2000)
Hurley:

$58,723
WI:

$163,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $441.

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  • Races in Hurley, WI (2010)

    Hurley races chart
    • 1,50397.2%White alone
    • 181.2%Two or more races
    • 120.8%Hispanic
    • 100.6%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Asian alone
    • 10.06%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Hurley: 77.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (28.4%), German (17.9%), Irish (9.0%), English (7.0%), Polish (6.5%), Swedish (4.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1918

Elevation: 1480 feet

Land area: 3.15 square miles.

Population density: 484 people per square mile   (low).

Hurley,WI real estate house value index trend

Hurley, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Hurley:

  • High school or higher: 89.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hurley city:

  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 42.1%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 12.5%
  • Divorced: 21.1%

9 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Hurley, Wisconsin as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Hurley to the number of sex offenders is 387 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,376 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,156 (2.1%)

Hurley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Duluth, MN (94.4 miles , pop. 86,918).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (175.1 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (342.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Ironwood, MI (1.2 miles ), Montreal, WI (1.7 miles ), Kimball, WI (2.0 miles ), Pence, WI (2.4 miles) , Bessemer, MI (2.6 miles ), Iron Belt, WI (2.7 miles) , Carey, WI (2.8 miles) , Saxon, WI (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $53,700
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $130,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.45 N, Longitude: 90.19 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Where 51 Ends...Family Fun Begins

Area code: 715

Hurley household income distribution Hurley home values distribution

Crime rates in Hurley by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Murders 00001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.058.30.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.064.4
Robberies 00001110010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.058.359.461.60.00.066.40.0
Assaults 41084710396322
per 100,000 218.5542.3448.9229.1408.4593.8184.8576.9396.3199.11,415.7
Burglaries 12582110543771
per 100,000 655.4271.1448.91,202.7583.4296.9246.5192.3462.4464.564.4
Thefts 4571573853524958535842
per 100,000 2,457.73,850.33,198.72,176.43,092.23,087.93,019.13,717.93,500.73,848.72,702.7
Auto thefts 131381491668398
per 100,000 710.0705.0448.9801.8525.1950.1369.7512.8198.2597.2514.8
Arson 00N/A00000000
per 100,000 0.00.0N/A0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 302.7) 217.8300.8253.8250.4376.1317.8198.6283.7238.2261.7434.9

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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 Hurley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.87
Wisconsin average:

2.19
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

11.2%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -26 (-1.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Hurley, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hurley-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 38.4 miles away from the Hurley city center killed 2 people and injured 42 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/27/1984, a category F3 tornado 42.2 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hurley-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 97% 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 285.9 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 297.7 miles away from Hurley 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 351.1 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 323.2 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 473.9 miles away from Hurley center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 252.9 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 Iron County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hurley topographic map

Birthplace of: Tony Ave - Racing driver, Emil Bernard Stella - Soilder.

Hospitals and medical centers in Hurley:

  • SKY VIEW NURSING CENTER (309 IRON ST)
  • VILLA MARIA HEALTH AND REHAB CTR (300 VILLA DR)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Hurley:

  • WESTGATE NURSING AND REHAB COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; IRONWOOD, MI)
  • JOSEPHSON NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; IRONWOOD, MI)
  • GOGEBIC MEDICAL CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; WAKEFIELD, MI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hurley:

  • Michigan Technological University (about 91 miles; Houghton, MI; Full-time enrollment: 6,078)
  • University of Wisconsin-Superior (about 93 miles; Superior, WI; FT enrollment: 2,302)
  • University of Minnesota-Duluth (about 94 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 10,612)
  • The College of Saint Scholastica (about 95 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 3,762)
  • Lake Superior College (about 96 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (about 97 miles; Shell Lake, WI; FT enrollment: 2,414)
  • Northcentral Technical College (about 105 miles; Wausau, WI; FT enrollment: 3,356)

Public high school in Hurley:

  • Hurley Hi (Students: 317; Location: 5503 W Range View Dr; Grades: 7-12)

Private high school in Hurley:

  • NORTHWOODS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 26; Location: 610 US HIGHWAY 51 S; Grades: 1 - 12)

Public elementary/middle school in Hurley:

  • Hurley El (Students: 323; Location: 5503 W Range View Dr; Grades: KG-6)
See full list of schools located in Hurley

Library in Hurley:

  • HURLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $92,708; Location: 405 5TH AVE. N.; 10,150 books; 11,545 e-books; 2,690 audio materials; 531 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 28 state licensed databases; 6 other licensed databases; 25 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Hurley: Iron County Memorial Building (A), Iron County Jail (B), Iron County Courthouse (C), Hurley Public Library (D), Hurley City Hall (E), Beacon Ambulance Service (F), Hurley Volunteer Fire Department (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hurley include: Saint Pauls Evangelical Lutheran Church (A), Saint Marys Roman Catholic Church (B), Hurley Presbyterian Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lakes and reservoirs: Lake Lavina (A), La Blonde Flowage 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Hurley: Memorial Field (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Iron County Historical Society Museum (303 Iron Street).

Hotels: Days Inn of Hurley (850 10th Avenue North), Days Inn Hurley WI (13355N US Highway 51), Four Seasons Motel (510 2nd Avenue North), Anton-Walsh House (202 Copper).

Court: Circuit Court Clerk (300 Taconite Street).

Iron 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 57.0. This is better than average.

City:

57.0
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 5.21. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.21
U.S.:

9.14

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

PINE LAKE LODGE (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • HURLEY WATERWORKS (Population served: 1,515, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
  • SKYLAWN SUPPER CLUB (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NORTH POLE TAVERN (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.7%
(17.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 73.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 28.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  1.9 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  46.7%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.5%
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: 0.3% of all households
82 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
10 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
102 people in nursing homes in 2000
8 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Hurley, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Hurley compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Hurley (2011 data):

  • Associated Bank, National Association: Hurley Branch at 310 Silver Street, branch established on 1970/06/15. Info updated 2008/09/12: Bank assets: $21,715.0 mil, Deposits: $15,244.4 mil, headquarters in Green Bay, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 282 total offices, Holding Company: Associated Banc-Corp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Wisconsin average:

10.5

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (66%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hurley city (based on Iron County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,1733
Evangelical Protestant3886
Mainline Protestant1813
None3,174-
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: 2
Iron County:

3.18 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Iron County:

11.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

23.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Iron County:

26.7%
Wisconsin:

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

13.1%
State:

13.0%
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 6$14,482$28,9648$3,065
Police Protection - Officers 12$40,043$40,0431$3,936
Firefighters 0$0 28$2,971
Streets and Highways 12$43,401$43,4010$0
Local Libraries 2$5,119$30,7141$759
Other and Unallocable 0$0 16$7,589
Totals for Government 32$103,045$38,64254$18,320

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $281,000 ($184.38)
    General: $145,000 ($95.14)
    Parks & Recreation: $113,000 ($74.15)
    Housing & Community Development: $101,000 ($66.27)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $408,000 ($267.72)
    Water Utilities: $404,000 ($265.09)
    Regular Highways: $398,000 ($261.15)
    Sewerage: $328,000 ($215.22)
    Fire Protection: $98,000 ($64.30)
    Central Staff Services: $73,000 ($47.90)
    Solid Waste Management: $69,000 ($45.28)
    General - Other: $68,000 ($44.62)
    Libraries: $65,000 ($42.65)
    Financial Administration: $47,000 ($30.84)
    General Public Buildings: $28,000 ($18.37)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($7.87)
    Housing & Community Development: $10,000 ($6.56)
    Health Services - Other: $9,000 ($5.91)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $8,000 ($5.25)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($4.59)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $3,000 ($1.97)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $33,000 ($21.65)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $127,000 ($83.33)
    Police Protection: $23,000 ($15.09)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $608,000 ($398.95)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $21,000 ($13.78)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $325,000 ($213.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $24,000 ($15.75)
    All Other: $18,000 ($11.81)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $33,000 ($21.65)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $27,000 ($17.72)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $71,000 ($46.59)
    Interest Earnings: $34,000 ($22.31)
    Rents: $11,000 ($7.22)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $285,000 ($187.01)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $738,000 ($484.25)
    Highways: $134,000 ($87.93)
    Housing & Community Development: $101,000 ($66.27)
    All Other: $19,000 ($12.47)
  • Tax - Property: $563,000 ($369.42)
    NEC: $49,000 ($32.15)
    Other Selective Sales: $47,000 ($30.84)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $354,000 ($232.28)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $548,000 ($359.58)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $167,000 ($109.58)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $496,000 ($325.46)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $199,000 ($130.58)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $130,000 ($85.30)
    Other, NEC: $118,000 ($77.43)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $101,000 ($66.27)
    Water Utilities: $25,000 ($16.40)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $702,000 ($460.63)

5.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,993 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.67%
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 Gogebic County, MI  1.82% ($23,660 average AGI)


4.82% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,439 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.82%
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 Gogebic County, MI  0.70% ($15,389 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hurley:

  • WJMS (590 AM; 5 kW; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHRY (1450 AM; 1 kW; HURLEY, WI; Owner: BIG G LITTLE O INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WDSM (710 AM; 10 kW; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLKD (1570 AM; 5 kW; MINOCQUA, WI; Owner: RAVEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWJC (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: WWJC, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hurley:

  • WIMI (99.7 FM; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W280DD (103.9 FM; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: GOSPEL OPPORTUNITIES, INC.)
  • W207BR (89.3 FM; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • W265AI (100.9 FM; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: WHITE PINE COMMUNITY B/C, INC.)
  • WUPM (106.9 FM; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: BIG G LITTLE O, INC.)
  • W201BP (88.1 FM; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • W224AW (92.7 FM; BERGLAND, MI; Owner: GOSPEL OPPORTUNITIES, INC.)
  • WHBM-FM (90.3 FM; PARK FALLS, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)

TV broadcast stations around Hurley:

  • WLEF-TV (Channel 36; PARK FALLS, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WYOW (Channel 34; EAGLE RIVER, WI; Owner: WAOW-WYOW TELEVISION, INC.)

Hurley fatal accident list:

Mar 9, 2012 10:24 AM, 9th Ave N, Sr-77, Lat: 46.44858, Lon: -90.19196, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 20, 2003 06:25 PM, Us-51, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 16, 1987 00:59 AM, Poplar St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Dec 18, 1978 06:50 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 19, 1976 06:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 13m43ftTotal length
  • 21,251Total average daily traffic
  • 1,606Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • .6 Mi W Of Jct 77 @ 51 (Lat: 46.441333 Lon: -90.190444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55 m, Call Sign: WPEA688
    Assigned Frequencies: 856.687 MHz, 857.687 MHz, 858.687 MHz, 859.687 MHz, 860.687 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/23/2008, Expiration Date: 02/04/2019, Cancellation Date: 07/12/2012
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • At The Junction Of Us 2 And 51 (Lat: 46.468833 Lon: -90.196278), Type: Pole, Structure height: 8 m, Overall height: 14 m, Call Sign: WNQD828, Licensee ID: L00115681
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.53000 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/14/2004, Expiration Date: 11/17/2014, Certifier: Dennis Fay
    Registrant: Wisconsin Department Of Tourism, 201 W Washington Ave, Madison, WI 53708-8690, Phone: (608) 266-7621, Fax: (608) 266-3403, Email:
  • REPEATER, 133 Germania St (Lat: 46.441111 Lon: -90.190833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 129.5 m, Call Sign: WPYT796
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.115 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/24/2003, Expiration Date: 10/24/2013, Certifier: Darrell Petrusha
    Registrant: Northway Communications Inc, 105 E Oak St, Wausau, WI 54401, Phone: (715) 842-0841, Fax: (715) 848-1413, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Turntable Creek, 3.7 Mile West Of St Hwy 51 On Island Lake Rd (Lat: 46.277444 Lon: -90.230972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 109.7 m, Call Sign: WPOM639
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/05/2010, Expiration Date: 03/06/2020, Certifier: Ronald D Obermueller
    Registrant: Fish & Richardson P.C., 1425 K Street, N.W., 11th Floor, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 626-7754, Fax: (202) 783-2331, Email:
  • WINCHESTER, 24 Miles Se Of Hurley, Wi, Nw 1/4 Of Nw 1/4 Of Section 34, Vilas County (Lat: 46.169083 Lon: -89.865694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WQIN675
    Assigned Frequencies: 6630.62 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/27/2008, Expiration Date: 03/27/2018, Certifier: Gary Peske
    Registrant: Psc Alliance Inc., 4921 Fifth Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55419-5644, Phone: (612) 216-1502, Fax: (888) 384-9171

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hurley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3244A , Serial Number: 25888, Year manufactured: 1953
    Registrant (Corporation): Prevail Aviation LLC, 4183 W Foster Rd, Hurley, WI 54534
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18A 150 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9357D , Serial Number: 18-6618, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 07/09/1958
    Registrant (Individual): Michael P Henning, 6774 W Us Highway 2, Hurley, WI 54534

Most common first names in Hurley, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7776.3 years
Mary6183.0 years
William3974.6 years
Joseph3577.7 years
James2871.8 years
Anna2486.5 years
Margaret1980.5 years
Frank1978.5 years
Helen1778.8 years
Anton1475.4 years
Most common last names in Hurley, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Saari1676.5 years
Erspamer1581.8 years
Johnson1570.9 years
Anderson1270.0 years
Fontecchio1075.1 years
Peterson1078.5 years
Hill974.9 years
Kalliomaa873.2 years
Thompson877.5 years
Korpela878.2 years
Businesses in Hurley, WI
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1True Value1
Days Inn1U-Haul1
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