Iola, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 1,278 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.5%
 
Males: 676  (52.9%)
Females: 602  (47.1%)
Median resident age:  46.6 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 54945.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $43,191 (it was $32,829 in 2000)
Iola:

$43,191
WI:

$56,811

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,073 (it was $17,778 in 2000)

Iola village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $99,771 (it was $81,200 in 2000)
Iola:

$99,771
WI:

$173,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $123,722; Detached houses: $122,499; Townhouses or other attached units: $176,855

Median gross rent in 2016: $581.

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  • Races in Iola, WI (2010)

    Iola races chart
    • 1,27397.8%White alone
    • 151.2%Hispanic
    • 40.3%American Indian alone
    • 40.3%Two or more races
    • 20.2%Black alone
    • 30.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Iola: 86.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (36.0%), Norwegian (19.3%), Polish (9.6%), American (7.1%), Irish (4.3%), English (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1892

Elevation: 955 feet

Land area: 1.71 square miles.

Population density: 745 people per square mile   (low).

Iola,WI real estate house value index trend

Iola, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Iola:

  • High school or higher: 91.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Iola village:

  • Never married: 20.4%
  • Now married: 46.3%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 11.5%
  • Divorced: 20.1%

5 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.4%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Iola, Wisconsin as of December 14, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Iola to the number of sex offenders is 320 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,435 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,239 (2.5%)

Iola satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Appleton, WI (39.7 miles , pop. 70,087).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (100.0 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (198.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Scandinavia, WI (1.8 miles ), Helvetia, WI (2.3 miles ), St. Lawrence, WI (2.3 miles ), Ogdensburg, WI (2.5 miles ), New Hope, WI (2.8 miles ), Amherst, WI (3.0 miles ), Nelsonville, WI (3.0 miles) , Big Falls, WI (3.1 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $92,700
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $82,800
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $70,100
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $90,200
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $107,000
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $239,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.51 N, Longitude: 89.13 W

Area code: 715

Iola household income distribution Iola home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.6%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +181 (+16.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (34%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Iola, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Iola-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/26/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.9 miles away from the Iola village center killed 6 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/27/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.4 miles away from the village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Iola-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 211.1 miles away from the city center
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 423.8 miles away from Iola 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 398.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 346.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 193.4 miles away from Iola center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 366.3 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 Waupaca County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Iola topographic map

Birthplace of: Dave Krieg - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Iola:

  • IOLA LIVING ASSISTANCE, INC (185 CHET KRAUSE DR PO BOX 237)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Iola:

  • DAVITA - GRAND SEASONS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)
  • FMC DIALYSIS - WAUPACA (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)
  • RECOVER HEALTH OF WISCONSIN INC (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)
  • MANAWA COM NUR CTR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MANAWA, WI)
  • HOSPICE PGM WAUPACA CTY (Hospital, about 12 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)
  • RIVERSIDE MEDICAL CENTER, INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)
  • CRYSTAL RIVER NUR REHAB (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)

Airports and heliports located in Iola:

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Amtrak stations near Iola:

  • 17 miles: TIGERTON (U.S. HWY 45 & HWY M) - Bus Station
  • 17 miles: MARION (U.S. HWY 45) - Bus Station
  • 20 miles: CLINTONVILLE (20 S. MAIN ST.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Iola:

  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 22 miles; Stevens Point, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,089)
  • Mid-State Technical College (about 34 miles; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; FT enrollment: 2,128)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 37 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 5,682)
  • Lawrence University (about 40 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 2,821)
  • Northcentral Technical College (about 42 miles; Wausau, WI; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (about 45 miles; Oshkosh, WI; FT enrollment: 10,637)
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (about 51 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 6,069)

Public high school in Iola:

Public elementary/middle school in Iola:

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Library in Iola:

  • IOLA VILLAGE LIBRARY (Operating income: $184,170; Location: 180 S. MAIN ST.; 17,702 books; 13,261 e-books; 4,687 audio materials; 3,015 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 11 other licensed databases; 50 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Iola and Rural Volunteer Fire Department and Ambulance Service (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Iola: Our Saviors Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Iola Lake 100 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Waupaca County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.7%
(13.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.1 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  57.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.4%
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: 0.0% of all households
48 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
60 people in nursing homes in 2000

Iola, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Iola (2011 data):

  • First National Bank: North Main Street Branch at 148 North Main Street, branch established on 1934/03/15. Info updated 2008/01/22: Bank assets: $750.4 mil, Deposits: $668.6 mil, headquarters in Waupaca, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Waupaca Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Premier Community Bank: Iola Branch at 505 East State Street, branch established on 1991/11/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $195.6 mil, Deposits: $159.8 mil, headquarters in Marion, WI, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: M.S.b. Bancorporation, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Wisconsin average:

10.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Iola village (based on Waupaca County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,15262
Mainline Protestant7,94118
Catholic6,9327
Other93
None18,376-
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: 10
Waupaca County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

6.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 50
Here:

9.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Waupaca County:

27.6%
Wisconsin:

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

11.4%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.3%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Iola:

47.5%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Iola:

28.4
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

26.9%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

15.2%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Iola:

7.1
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.8%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

53.2%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Iola:

76.2%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Iola, 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
Financial Administration 1$4,170$50,0401$500
Police Protection - Officers 3$11,402$45,6080$0
Police - Other 0$0 7$1,450
Streets and Highways 1$4,800$57,6000$0
Sewerage 1$4,800$57,6000$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$336
Local Libraries 2$5,492$32,9522$1,300
Other and Unallocable 2$2,500$15,0000$0
Totals for Government 10$33,164$39,79711$8,017

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

  • Construction - Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $3,000 ($2.35)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.78)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $213,000 ($166.67)
    Water Utilities: $108,000 ($84.51)
    Libraries: $101,000 ($79.03)
    Sewerage: $100,000 ($78.25)
    Regular Highways: $92,000 ($71.99)
    General - Other: $78,000 ($61.03)
    Financial Administration: $33,000 ($25.82)
    General Public Buildings: $30,000 ($23.47)
    Parks & Recreation: $29,000 ($22.69)
    Central Staff Services: $29,000 ($22.69)
    Fire Protection: $22,000 ($17.21)
    Health Services - Other: $16,000 ($12.52)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $13,000 ($10.17)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $5,000 ($3.91)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($2.35)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $132,000 ($103.29)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $5,000 ($3.91)
    Central Staff: $2,000 ($1.56)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $360,000 ($281.69)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $21,000 ($16.43)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $136,000 ($106.42)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($1.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $0 ($0.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $40,000 ($31.30)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $154,000 ($120.50)
    Interest Earnings: $12,000 ($9.39)
    General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($7.82)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $89,000 ($69.64)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $259,000 ($202.66)
    Highways: $56,000 ($43.82)
    All Other: $2,000 ($1.56)
  • Tax - Property: $392,000 ($306.73)
    NEC: $7,000 ($5.48)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $350,000 ($273.87)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,197,000 ($1719.09)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $381,000 ($298.12)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,067,000 ($834.90)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,378,000 ($1078.25)
    Water Utilities: $330,000 ($258.22)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $133,000 ($104.07)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($15.65)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $340,000 ($266.04)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $10,000 ($7.82)

4.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,682 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.96%
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 Outagamie County, WI  1.15% ($34,154 average AGI)
from Winnebago County, WI  0.63% ($36,432)
from Portage County, WI  0.38% ($38,675)


4.82% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,017 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 Outagamie County, WI  1.02% ($34,742 average AGI)
to Winnebago County, WI  0.58% ($34,000)
to Portage County, WI  0.39% ($31,889)

Strongest AM radio stations in Iola:

  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WDUX (800 AM; 5 kW; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: LAIRD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFCL (1380 AM; 4 kW; CLINTONVILLE, WI; Owner: RESULTS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WRIG (1390 AM; 10 kW; SCHOFIELD, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WFHR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTAQ (1360 AM; 10 kW; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLBL (930 AM; 5 kW; AUBURNDALE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Iola:

  • WDUX-FM (92.7 FM; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: LAIRD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHRM (90.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WAPL-FM (105.7 FM; APPLETON, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIFC (95.5 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WDEZ (101.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: W R I G, INC.)
  • WGLX-FM (103.3 FM; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WYCO (107.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: SEEHAFER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLJY (106.5 FM; MARSHFIELD, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WLBL-FM (91.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WXPW (91.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WHITE PINE COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WYTE (96.7 FM; WHITING, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WJMQ (92.3 FM; CLINTONVILLE, WI; Owner: RESULTS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WOZZ (93.5 FM; NEW LONDON, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WIZD (99.9 FM; RUDOLPH, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC)
  • WSPT-FM (97.9 FM; STEVENS POINT, WI; Owner: AMERICUS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WWSP (89.9 FM; STEVENS POINT, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS OF UNIV. OF WISCONSIN)

TV broadcast stations around Iola:

  • W66DC (Channel 66; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W24BV (Channel 24; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W60CI (Channel 60; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WIWB (Channel 14; SURING, WI; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF WISCONSIN, LLC)
  • W16AY (Channel 16; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W18CS (Channel 18; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W40BC (Channel 40; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W62DA (Channel 62; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WFXS (Channel 55; WITTENBERG, WI; Owner: DAVIS TELEVISION WAUSAU, LLC)

Iola fatal accident list:

Apr 29, 2011 03:50 PM, Sr-161, Sr-49, Lat: 44.50717, Lon: -89.12290, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 8, 1995 10:20 PM, 49, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • 24,285Total average daily traffic
  • 1,944Total average daily truck traffic
  • 30,850Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 150 Depot St (Lat: 44.509139 Lon: -89.132056), Call Sign: KCG359
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.203 MHzGrant Date: 01/05/2005, Expiration Date: 01/22/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/25/2013Registrant: Central Wisconsin Electric Cooperative, 10401 Lystul Rd, Rosholt, WI 54473, Phone: (715) 677-2211, Email:
  • Iola Substation 3 Mi Ne On Co Hwy G (Lat: 44.543583 Lon: -89.102611), Call Sign: KFS481
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.203 MHzGrant Date: 01/05/2005, Expiration Date: 01/08/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/25/2013Registrant: Central Wisconsin Electric Cooperative, 10401 Lystul Rd, Rosholt, WI 54473, Phone: (715) 677-2211, Email:
  • 150 Depot St (Lat: 44.509139 Lon: -89.132056), Call Sign: WCS417
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.525 MHzGrant Date: 12/12/2012, Expiration Date: 12/21/2022Registrant: Central Wisconsin Electric Cooperative, 10401 Lystul Rd, Rosholt, WI 54473, Phone: (715) 677-2211, Email:
  • Lat: 44.506944 Lon: -89.141667, Call Sign: WPWK591
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.887 MHzGrant Date: 10/25/2012, Expiration Date: 12/09/2022, Certifier: Herb TrinrudRegistrant: Jsm Communications, Sheboygan Falls, WI 53085, Phone: (920) 467-2281
  • Lat: 44.503611 Lon: -89.127222, Call Sign: WQFF827
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.540 MHzGrant Date: 07/06/2006, Expiration Date: 07/06/2016, Certifier: Eugene L KnutsonRegistrant: Iola Old Carishow Inc, E2245 Johanson Rd, Iola, WI 54945, Phone: (715) 281-2881, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • IOLA/SCANDINAVIA, E1649 Johnson Road (Iola) (Lat: 44.515528 Lon: -89.147250), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 83.2 m, Call Sign: WQUA743
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHzGrant Date: 05/21/2014, Expiration Date: 05/21/2024, Certifier: Steven T CampbellRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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  • 1.75 Mi West Of Ogdensburg (Lat: 44.447750 Lon: -89.077889), Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: KNKJ650
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.240 MHzGrant Date: 04/27/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 08/22/2001Registrant: Joyce & Jacobs, 1019 19th Street, N.W., 14th Fl., Ph-2, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-0100
  • Appx 2 Miles Southeast Of Iola (Lat: 44.472194 Lon: -89.100639), Call Sign: KNKJ650
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.240 MHzGrant Date: 04/27/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 08/22/2001Registrant: Joyce & Jacobs, 1019 19th Street, N.W., 14th Fl., Ph-2, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-0100
  • 1.75 Miles W Of Ogdensburg (Lat: 44.447750 Lon: -89.077889), Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: KNLQ962
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.240 MHzExpiration Date: 06/16/2005, Cancellation Date: 08/08/2001Registrant: Joyce & Jacobs, 1019 19th Street, N.W., 14th Fl., Ph-2, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-0100

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Iola)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-23-250 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6280Y , Serial Number: 27-3527, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 10/21/1966
    Registrant (Corporation): J & S Of Wi LLC, 130 Division Ct, Iola, WI 54945
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8215C , Serial Number: 28-7625097, Year manufactured: 1975
    Registrant (Individual): Anthony Hawke, Rt 1 Lake Shore Dr, Iola, WI 54945
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 89104 , Serial Number: 8108, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 08/02/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas A Ricchio, 190 Fairway Dr, Iola, WI 54945
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9445E , Serial Number: 11AC-1082, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/28/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Frank J Kropiolowski, N 10211 Highway 49, Iola, WI 54945
  • Aircraft: AMERICAN CHAMPION AIRCRAFT 7GCAA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 979LW , Serial Number: 468-2002, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 10/30/2002
    Registrant (Individual): John A Trustee Dellinger, Po Box 235, Iola, WI 54945

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

IOLA WATERWORKS (Population served: 1,350, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-08-2011), St Public Notif requested (NOV-10-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-10-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-14-2011)
  • One minor monitoring violation
SCHMIDTS CORNER BAR (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • NORTHLAND SPORTS BAR & GRILL (Population served: 110, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SUBWAY (Population served: 95, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NORTH NEW HOPE LUTH CHURCH (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NORTHLAND LUTHERAN CH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Most common first names in Iola, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4676.1 years
Robert3875.4 years
Clara3684.6 years
George3474.4 years
William3274.6 years
Raymond2879.2 years
Arthur2684.2 years
Charles2670.5 years
Anna2487.4 years
Harold2475.2 years
Most common last names in Iola, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Olson10879.5 years
Johnson7281.1 years
Peterson4082.0 years
Larson3681.7 years
Bestul3282.1 years
Swenson2879.8 years
Anderson2677.7 years
Knutson2482.5 years
Thompson2474.7 years
Lien2285.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (78%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Businesses in Iola, WI

  • Jones New York: 1
  • Subway: 1

Iola compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 8 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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