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Population in 2012: 327 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +13.5%
 

Males: 167  (51.2%)
Females: 160  (48.8%)

Median resident age:  39.8 years
Wisconsin median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 53939.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $39,616 (it was $36,250 in 2000)
Kingston:

$39,616
WI:

$51,059
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $22,526

Kingston village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $94,721 (it was $80,000 in 2000)
Kingston:

$94,721
WI:

$165,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $114,576; Detached houses: $114,576

Median gross rent in 2012: $653.

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  • White alone - 316 (96.9%)
  • Hispanic - 9 (2.8%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.3%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Kingston: 88.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (46.2%), Irish (17.4%), English (7.7%), Welsh (4.3%), Polish (4.0%), Scottish (3.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1923

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 1.35 square miles.

Population density: 241 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Kingston:

  • High school or higher: 86.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 7.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kingston village:

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 57.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 14.3%
  • Divorced: 6.3%

1 residents are foreign born

This village:  0.4%
Wisconsin:  4.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,635 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,457 (1.4%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Oshkosh, WI (36.8 miles , pop. 62,916).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (44.8 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (147.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Manchester, WI (1.8 miles ), Marquette, WI (1.9 miles) , Dalton, WI (2.2 miles ), Markesan, WI (2.7 miles ), Friesland, WI (2.8 miles ), Mecan, WI (3.0 miles ), Mackford, WI (3.1 miles ), Buffalo, WI (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $31,300
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $57,000
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $40,000

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Latitude: 43.69 N, Longitude: 89.13 W

Area code: 920

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.7%
Wisconsin:

6.8%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -58 (-16.8%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Public administration (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Information (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (14%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (16%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (14%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Kingston-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 155% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/18/1996, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.4 miles away from the Kingston village center injured 12 people and caused $40 million in damages.

On 9/26/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.6 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Green Lake County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Kingston:

  • RIVERDALE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MARKESAN, WI)
  • MARKESAN RESIDENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MARKESAN, WI)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-CONTINENTAL MANOR OF RANDOLPH (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; RANDOLPH, WI)

Amtrak station near Kingston:

  • 20 miles: PORTAGE (400 W. ONEIDA ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kingston:

  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (about 37 miles; Oshkosh, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,356)
  • Madison Area Technical College (about 41 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 5,928)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 46 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 37,050)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 46 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 8,846)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 53 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 3,092)
  • Waukesha County Technical College (about 62 miles; Pewaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 2,559)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 62 miles; Stevens Point, WI; FT enrollment: 8,352)

Library in Kingston:

  • MILL POND PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $45,795; Location: 140 N. SOUTH ST.; 8,141 books; 11,266 e-books; 3,981 audio materials; 2,253 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 11 other licensed databases; 27 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Kingston Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Grand Lake 102 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Green Lake County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Kingston and their reported violations in the past:

NATIONAL EXCHANGE BANK (Population served: 59, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.3%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  63.3%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.0%
Whole state:  7.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Kingston, WI

Kingston compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Banks with branches in Kingston (2011 data):

  • National Exchange Bank and Trust: Kingston Branch at 120 North South Street, branch established on 1990/03/26. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,273.7 mil, Deposits: $956.4 mil, headquarters in Fond Du Lac, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 29 total offices, Holding Company: Neb Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Wood (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Kingston village (based on Green Lake County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 81.06%
Here81.1%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodLutheran ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist Church
Adherents47.2%19.8%7.6%6.7%6.6%
Congregations18.9%24.3%5.4%2.7%13.5%
NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAOld Order AmishUnited Church of ChristEvangelical Free Church of AmericaOther
Adherents5.0%2.2%1.9%1.1%1.9%
Congregations5.4%13.5%5.4%2.7%8.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Green Lake County:

3.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Green Lake County:

5.89 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
This county:

14.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Green Lake County:

8.4%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Green Lake County:

26.8%
State:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.8%
State:

13.0%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$42
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$171
Firefighters 0$0 1$42
Sewerage 0$0 1$708
Local Libraries 0$0 2$1,313
Totals for Government 0$0 8$2,276

Kingston government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $75,000 ($229.36)
    Regular Highways: $21,000 ($64.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $19,000 ($58.10)
    Local Fire Protection: $18,000 ($55.05)
    Central Staff Services: $11,000 ($33.64)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($30.58)
    Libraries: $8,000 ($24.46)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $7,000 ($21.41)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($18.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($15.29)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($12.23)
    Health - Other: $4,000 ($12.23)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000 ($39.76)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $37,000 ($113.15)

Kingston government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $59,000 ($180.43)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($6.12)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($3.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $71,000 ($217.13)
    Highways: $9,000 ($27.52)
    All Other: $2,000 ($6.12)
  • Tax - Property: $51,000 ($155.96)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $1,000 ($3.06)
    Other License: $1,000 ($3.06)

Kingston government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $240,000 ($733.94)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $226,000 ($691.13)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,000 ($42.81)

Kingston government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $215,000 ($657.49)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,000 ($39.76)

6.58% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,350 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.58%
Wisconsin average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Fond du Lac County, WI  1.04% ($32,914 average AGI)
from Winnebago County, WI  0.80% ($28,048)
from Marquette County, WI  0.42% ($29,455)


7.08% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,890 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.08%
Wisconsin average:

6.22%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Fond du Lac County, WI  1.25% ($13,061 average AGI)
to Winnebago County, WI  1.10% ($40,140)
to Waushara County, WI  0.54% ($32,571)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kingston:

  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRPN (1600 AM; 5 kW; RIPON, WI)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLMV (1480 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WNWC (1190 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SUN PRAIRIE, WI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kingston:

  • WOLX-FM (94.9 FM; BARABOO, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WPKR (99.5 FM; OMRO, WI; Owner: MIDWEST DIMENSIONS, INC.)
  • WBJZ (104.7 FM; BERLIN, WI; Owner: CAXAMBAS CORPORATION)
  • WDDC (100.1 FM; PORTAGE, WI; Owner: ZOE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WERN (88.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WTCX (96.1 FM; RIPON, WI; Owner: RADIO B/C LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXRO (95.3 FM; BEAVER DAM, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WAUH (102.3 FM; WAUTOMA, WI; Owner: HOMETOWN BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WTLX (100.5 FM; COLUMBUS, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WBKY (95.9 FM; PORTAGE, WI; Owner: MAGNUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJWD (90.3 FM; MARSHALL, WI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)

TV broadcast stations around Kingston:

  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
  • WWRS-TV (Channel 52; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WISC-TV (Channel 3; MADISON, WI; Owner: TELEVISION WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WMSN-TV (Channel 47; MADISON, WI; Owner: WMSN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKOW-TV (Channel 27; MADISON, WI; Owner: WKOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHA-TV (Channel 21; MADISON, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)

National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 2,515
Total average daily truck traffic: 100
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 3,310


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Mark Podoll, Hwy Hh .8 Mi S Of Hwy X (Lat: 43.661389 Lon: -89.136028), Type: 97.5, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 9202944000, Mpodoll@co.Green-Lake.Wi.Us
  • MARK A PODOLL, Hwy Hh .8 Mi S Of Hwy X (Lat: 43.661389 Lon: -89.136028), Type: 97.5, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 6082662497, Carl.Guse@dot.Wi.Gov


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