Keshena, Wisconsin

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Population in 2010: 1,262.
Population change since 2000: -9.5%
Males: 617  (49.0%)
Females: 645  (51.0%)
Median resident age:

23.2 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 54135.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $29,853 (it was $19,792 in 2000)
Keshena:

$29,853
WI:

$59,305

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $13,500 (it was $8,578 in 2000)

Keshena CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $92,039 (it was $42,700 in 2000)
Keshena:

$92,039
WI:

$178,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $94,816; detached houses: $104,286; mobile homes: $27,711

Median gross rent in 2017: $377.

March 2019 cost of living index in Keshena: 85.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 39.5%
(23.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.6% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Keshena, WI (2017)
    • 1,17983.8%American Indian alone
    • 1248.8%Hispanic
    • 261.8%White alone
    • 201.4%Asian alone
    • 151.1%Black alone
    • 60.4%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Keshena, Wisconsin as of July 08, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Keshena is 75 to 1.


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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 829 feet

Land area: 8.47 square miles.

Population density: 149 people per square mile   (very low).

Keshena, Wisconsin map

20 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.4%
Wisconsin:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,634 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,081 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Green Bay, WI (39.3 miles , pop. 102,313).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (130.4 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (215.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Legend Lake, WI (1.9 miles ),
Menominee, WI (2.1 miles ),
Wescott, WI (2.4 miles ),
Thornton, WI (2.5 miles),
Middle Village, WI (2.6 miles ),
Shawano, WI (2.7 miles ),
Red Springs, WI (2.7 miles ),
Gresham, WI (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 44.88 N, Longitude: 88.63 W

Area code: 715

Distribution of median household income in Keshena, WI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Keshena, WI in 2017
Keshena satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.6%
Wisconsin:

3.3%
Most common industries in Keshena, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (20.6%)
  • Educational services (16.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.9%)
  • Public administration (11.5%)
  • Construction (7.2%)
  • Wood products (6.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (20.2%)
  • Construction (16.6%)
  • Wood products (15.3%)
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.2%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (21.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (20.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (17.5%)
  • Public administration (15.6%)
  • Health care (4.7%)
  • Social assistance (3.8%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Keshena, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (12.3%)
  • Cashiers (6.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (5.6%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (4.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.3%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (9.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.8%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (15.6%)
  • Cashiers (8.1%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (7.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.2%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (5.7%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.2%)

Average climate in Keshena, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Keshena, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Keshena-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Wisconsin state average. It is 8% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/26/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.2 miles away from the Keshena place center killed 6 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 8/19/1968, a category F4 tornado 30.3 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Keshena-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 96% 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 236.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 364.8 miles away from Keshena center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 439.0 miles away from Keshena center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 476.4 miles away from Keshena center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 370.0 miles away from Keshena 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 222.1 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 Menominee County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Keshena:

  • EVERGREEN CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SHAWANO, WI)
  • BIRCH HILL CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SHAWANO, WI)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES-SHAWANO (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SHAWANO, WI)
  • FMC - SHAWANO (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; SHAWANO, WI)
  • WOODLAND VILLAGE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; SURING, WI)
  • WOODLAND VILLAGE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; SURING, WI)
  • PINE MANOR HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; CLINTONVILLE, WI)

Amtrak stations near Keshena:

  • 19 miles: MARION (U.S. HWY 45) - Bus Station
  • 19 miles: CLINTONVILLE (20 S. MAIN ST.) - Bus Station

College/University in Keshena:

  • College of Menominee Nation (Full-time enrollment: 466; Location: N172 State Highway 47&55; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.menominee.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Keshena:

  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (about 36 miles; Green Bay, WI; Full-time enrollment: 6,069)
  • Saint Norbert College (about 41 miles; De Pere, WI; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 42 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 5,682)
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (about 43 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 5,415)
  • Lawrence University (about 45 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 2,821)
  • Northcentral Technical College (about 51 miles; Wausau, WI; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 53 miles; Stevens Point, WI; FT enrollment: 9,089)

Public high school in Keshena:

Public elementary/middle school in Keshena:

  • KESHENA PRIMARY (Students: 415, Location: N530 HIGHWAY 47/55, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Keshena

Library in Keshena:

  • MENOMINEE TRIBAL/COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $178,611; Location: W2760 CHIEF LITTLE WAVE RD.; 8,426 books; 13,261 e-books; 3,431 audio materials; 1,637 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 9 other licensed databases; 17 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Keshena: Menominee Tribal Rescue Service (A), Keshena Village Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Keshena: Saint Michaels Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Menominee Casino-Bingo-Hotel (N277 Highway 47 55) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Birthplace of: Marcus Oliveria - Boxer, Sheila Tousey - Actor.

Menominee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

3.4 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

80.2%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

16.8%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households
43 people in federal detention centers in 2010
35 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Keshena:

Marital status in Keshena, WI
  • Never married: 55.1%
  • Now married: 29.7%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 1.5%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

For population 25 years and over in Keshena:

  • High school or higher: 94.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 24.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.3
Wisconsin average:

10.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Keshena, WI (based on Menominee County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,8502
Evangelical Protestant1422
Other1-
None1,239-
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 convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

2.17 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
This county:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

12.3%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Menominee County:

29.8%
State:

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

20.5%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Keshena:

47.2%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Keshena:

44.7%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.8
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Keshena:

18.3%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.3%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Keshena:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Keshena:

33.6%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

55.4%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

82.0%
State:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Keshena, WI Residents

Strongest AM radio stations in Keshena:

  • WTCH (960 AM; 1 kW; SHAWANO, WI; Owner: RESULTS BROADCASTING OF SHAWANO, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • 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.)
  • WTAQ (1360 AM; 10 kW; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDUX (800 AM; 5 kW; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: LAIRD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WRIG (1390 AM; 10 kW; SCHOFIELD, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WNFL (1440 AM; 5 kW; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Keshena:

  • WRVM (102.7 FM; SURING, WI; Owner: WRVM, INC.)
  • WOWN (99.3 FM; SHAWANO, WI; Owner: RESULTS BROADCASTING OF SHAWANO, INC.)
  • WAPL-FM (105.7 FM; APPLETON, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOZZ (93.5 FM; NEW LONDON, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WYCO (107.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: SEEHAFER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIXX (101.1 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRLO-FM (105.3 FM; ANTIGO, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WQLH (98.5 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJMQ (92.3 FM; CLINTONVILLE, WI; Owner: RESULTS BROADCASTING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Keshena:

  • WIWB (Channel 14; SURING, WI; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF WISCONSIN, LLC)
  • WBAY-TV (Channel 2; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF GREEN BAY, INC.)
  • WPNE (Channel 38; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WFXS (Channel 55; WITTENBERG, WI; Owner: DAVIS TELEVISION WAUSAU, LLC)
  • Keshena, Wisconsin
  • Fatal accident count11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents14
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:10
  • Fatalities14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents31
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Wisconsin average
  • Fatal accident count5094
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents7751
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2497
  • Fatalities5693
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents12768
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents352
See more detailed statistics of Keshena fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 36ft / 10.6mTotal length
  • 850Total average daily traffic
  • 111Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,170Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 1500 Sw Of Dnr Ranger Station Hwy 47 Near Jct Hwy 55 (Lat: 44.889694 Lon: -88.665667), Call Sign: KET225,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.145 MHz, 151.145 MHz, 151.205 MHz, 151.310 MHz, 151.355 MHz, Grant Date: 12/09/2014, Expiration Date: 02/27/2025, Registrant: Division Of State Patrol, Madison, WI 53707-7912, Phone: (608) 267-3573, Fax: (608) 267-4495, Email:
  • Lat: 44.885528 Lon: -88.633444, Call Sign: WPLQ905,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.220 MHz, Grant Date: 09/19/2012, Expiration Date: 12/05/2022, Certifier: Arnold Corn, Registrant: 20, 2040 Radisson Street, Green Bay, WI 54302, Phone: (920) 544-4248, Fax: (920) 468-8615, Email:
  • Hwy 47 South (Lat: 44.873028 Lon: -88.631778), Type: Building, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: WPPH532,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.850 MHz, Grant Date: 12/30/1999, Expiration Date: 12/30/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/05/2005, Certifier: Wendell Waukau, Registrant: Northway Communicaions Inc, 105 East Oak Street, Wausau, WI 54401-4476, Fax: (715) 848-1413
  • Lat: 44.888000 Lon: -88.633333, Call Sign: WPYE967,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.487 MHz, Grant Date: 05/24/2013, Expiration Date: 07/29/2023, Certifier: David Corn, Registrant: Northway Communications Inc., 105 East Oak Street, Wausau, WI 54401, Phone: (715) 842-0841, Fax: (715) 848-1413, Email:
  • HIGH SCHOOL, Lat: 44.885722 Lon: -88.633500, Call Sign: WQBR306, Licensee ID: L00586009,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.212 MHz, Grant Date: 11/07/2014, Expiration Date: 11/29/2024, Certifier: Gordon Waupoose, Registrant: Menominee Indian School District
  • W2727 Our Children\'s Road (Lat: 44.878611 Lon: -88.626528), Type: Building, Structure height: 9.8 m, Call Sign: WQNE702,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1800 MHz, Grant Date: 01/11/2011, Expiration Date: 01/11/2021, Certifier: Kevin Brinie, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 249-2344

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, Hwy 47 & 55 (Lat: 44.872472 Lon: -88.630639), Overall height: 99.1 m, Call Sign: WNTQ363,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6640.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/16/1997, Expiration Date: 01/14/2008, Cancellation Date: 10/30/2007, Phone: (715) 675-3331

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KA9WYP, Grant Date: 01/10/1997, Expiration Date: 01/10/2007, Cancellation Date: 01/13/2009, Registrant: Morris G Mc Cann, 81 Spirit Ridge Rd, Keshena, WI 54135
  • Call Sign: KA9YCI, Grant Date: 01/13/1997, Expiration Date: 01/13/2007, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2009, Registrant: Michael G Janicek, Hc Box 140, Keshena, WI 54135
  • Call Sign: KB8OZU, Licensee ID: L00416707, Grant Date: 10/19/2015, Expiration Date: 10/19/2025, Certifier: John T Deck, Registrant: John T Deck, N1446 Silver Canoe Ln, Keshena, WI 54135
  • Call Sign: KD9MIH, Licensee ID: L02239414, Grant Date: 01/31/2019, Expiration Date: 01/31/2029, Certifier: Jeremy C Weso, Registrant: Jeremy C Weso, Keshena, WI 54135

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Keshena, WI
  • 73.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.8%Wood
  • 9.2%Other fuel
  • 3.8%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Keshena, WI
  • 57.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 33.1%Wood
  • 7.5%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Electricity


Keshena compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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