Hurley, Wisconsin

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Population in 2017: 1,441 (86% urban, 14% rural).
Population change since 2000: -20.7%
 
Males: 720  (50.0%)
Females: 721  (50.0%)
Median resident age:

51.9 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 54534.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $29,714 (it was $24,821 in 2000)
Hurley:

$29,714
WI:

$59,305

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,506 (it was $14,554 in 2000)

Hurley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $65,621 (it was $38,000 in 2000)
Hurley:

$65,621
WI:

$178,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $162,158; detached houses: $168,144; townhouses or other attached units: $75,064; in 2-unit structures: $28,523; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $57,632; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $87,382; mobile homes: $67,143

Median gross rent in 2017: $460.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hurley: 74.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.1%
(18.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 55.6% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Hurley, WI (2010)
    • 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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Hurley, Wisconsin as of September 19, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hurley is 186 to 1.


Crime rates in Hurley by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(58.3)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(64.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(58.3)
1
(59.4)
1
(61.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(66.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
7
(408.4)
10
(593.8)
3
(184.8)
9
(576.9)
6
(396.3)
3
(199.1)
22
(1,416)
6
(394.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(69.1)
1
(70.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
10
(583.4)
5
(296.9)
4
(246.5)
3
(192.3)
7
(462.4)
7
(464.5)
1
(64.4)
4
(263.2)
5
(328.9)
1
(67.4)
1
(69.1)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
53
(3,092)
52
(3,088)
49
(3,019)
58
(3,718)
53
(3,501)
58
(3,849)
42
(2,703)
36
(2,368)
25
(1,645)
26
(1,752)
14
(966.9)
9
(631.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(525.1)
16
(950.1)
6
(369.7)
8
(512.8)
3
(198.2)
9
(597.2)
8
(514.8)
5
(328.9)
1
(65.8)
1
(67.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(140.3)
Arson
(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)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)422.4356.9223.0318.6267.5294.0488.4218.494.180.257.350.5

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City-data.com crime index in Hurley, WI

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.21
Wisconsin average:

2.15
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Ancestries: Finnish (20.5%), Italian (16.3%), German (15.2%), Irish (7.7%), Polish (7.6%), Scottish (5.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1918

Elevation: 1480 feet

Land area: 3.15 square miles.

Population density: 458 people per square mile   (low).

Hurley, Wisconsin map

16 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.1%
Wisconsin:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,404 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,242 (2.2%)

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 )

Latitude: 46.45 N, Longitude: 90.19 W

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

Area code: 715

Distribution of median household income in Hurley, WI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Hurley, WI in 2017
Hurley satellite photo by USGS

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 Hurley, WI residents
Average permit cost in Hurley, WI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.9%
Wisconsin:

3.3%
Most common industries in Hurley, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (13.1%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Wood products (6.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.2%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.9%)
  • Wood products (8.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.6%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.8%)
  • Truck transportation (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (21.4%)
  • Educational services (15.4%)
  • Health care (12.5%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (6.0%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.4%)
  • Wood products (5.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.1%)
Most common occupations in Hurley, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.8%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.1%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.0%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (6.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)

Average climate in Hurley, Wisconsin

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Hurley, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 51.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

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 the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 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 the city 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 Hurley 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 (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 3, 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

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 HIGH (Students: 317, Location: 5503 W RANGE VIEW DR, Grades: 7-12)

Private high school in Hurley:

  • NORTHWOODS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 16, Location: 610 US HIGHWAY 51 S, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Hurley:

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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)

Points of interest:

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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).

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

Iron County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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)
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

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

For population 15 years and over in Hurley:

Marital status in Hurley, WI
  • Never married: 25.7%
  • Now married: 41.6%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 13.3%
  • Divorced: 17.2%

For population 25 years and over in Hurley:

  • High school or higher: 88.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Wisconsin average:

10.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hurley, WI (based on Iron County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
Wisconsin:

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

23.85 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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:
Iron County:

13.1%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.9%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hurley:

48.6%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hurley:

18.8%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.7%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hurley:

33.3%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Hurley:

57.5%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.7%
State:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hurley, 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
Police Protection - Officers 12$40,043$40,0431$3,936
Streets and Highways 12$43,401$43,4010$0
Other Government Administration 6$14,482$28,9648$3,065
Local Libraries 2$5,119$30,7141$759
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 28$2,971
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 16$7,589
Transit 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 32$103,045$38,64254$18,320

Hurley government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $1,963,000 ($1362.25)
    Regular Highways: $487,000 ($337.96)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $616,000 ($427.48)
    Water Utilities: $502,000 ($348.37)
    Regular Highways: $457,000 ($317.14)
    Sewerage: $453,000 ($314.37)
    Central Staff Services: $112,000 ($77.72)
    Local Fire Protection: $106,000 ($73.56)
    Libraries: $94,000 ($65.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $76,000 ($52.74)
    Financial Administration: $70,000 ($48.58)
    General Public Buildings: $46,000 ($31.92)
    General - Other: $46,000 ($31.92)
    Housing and Community Development: $25,000 ($17.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($10.41)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($4.86)
    Health - Other: $6,000 ($4.16)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $4,000 ($2.78)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $4,000 ($2.78)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $410,000 ($284.52)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $140,000 ($97.15)
    Police Protection: $30,000 ($20.82)
    Local Fire Protection: $7,000 ($4.86)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $860,000 ($596.81)

Hurley government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $616,000 ($427.48)
    Other: $14,000 ($9.72)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $5,000 ($3.47)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.69)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $497,000 ($344.90)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $17,000 ($11.80)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $21,000 ($14.57)
    Sale of Property: $15,000 ($10.41)
    Fines and Forfeits: $13,000 ($9.02)
    Rents: $11,000 ($7.63)
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000 ($4.16)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($2.08)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $356,000 ($247.05)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $777,000 ($539.21)
    Highways: $227,000 ($157.53)
    Other: $22,000 ($15.27)
  • Tax - Property: $777,000 ($539.21)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $45,000 ($31.23)
    Other Selective Sales: $28,000 ($19.43)
    Other: $14,000 ($9.72)
    Other License: $1,000 ($0.69)

Hurley government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,906,000 ($6874.39)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,762,000 ($6774.46)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $284,000 ($197.09)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $140,000 ($97.15)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,266,000 ($878.56)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $117,000 ($81.19)

5.30% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($34,632 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.30%
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 Gogebic County, MI  0.98% ($28,200 average AGI)
Businesses in Hurley, WI
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1True Value1
Days Inn1U-Haul1

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: 46.448581, Lon: -90.191964, 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, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 18, 1978 06:50 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 16ft / 5.3mTotal length
  • $375,000Total costs
  • 14,031Total average daily traffic
  • 976Total average daily truck traffic
  • 15,994Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private 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 Broadcast 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, Cancellation Date: 01/17/2015, 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: 07/30/2013, Expiration Date: 10/24/2023, 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, 1 Mile West Of St Hwy 51 On Island Lake Rd (Lat: 46.277444 Lon: -90.230972), Type: Gtower, 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: Lerman Senter Pllc, 2001 L Street, Nw, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 416-6749, Fax: (202) 293-7783, 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: 04/18/2018, Expiration Date: 03/27/2028, Certifier: Gary Peske, Registrant: Psc Alliance Inc., 7900 International Dr. - Ste 300, Bloomington, MN 55425, Phone: (612) 216-1502, Fax: (888) 384-9171, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • 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, Certificate Issue Date: 06/18/2011
    Registrant (LLC): Prevail Aviation LLC, 4183 W Foster Rd, Hurley, WI 54534
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 41449 , Serial Number: 28-7405104, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 02/05/1974, Certificate Issue Date: 01/10/1979
    Registrant (Partnership): Charles N Tronvig, 5867 W Maple Woods Rd, Hurley, WI 54534, Other Owners: Judy A Tronvig
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-235 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9236W , Serial Number: 28-10905, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 04/21/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 06/01/1994
    Registrant (Partnership): Paul R Flateau, 8088 N Flandrena Rd, Hurley, WI 54534, Other Owners: Jean B Flateau

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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hurley, WI
  • 86.2%Utility gas
  • 5.3%Wood
  • 3.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.8%Electricity
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hurley, WI
  • 60.1%Utility gas
  • 29.6%Electricity
  • 4.0%No fuel used
  • 2.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%Other fuel
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 7 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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