Kinnickinnic, Wisconsin

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Population in 2010: 1,722.
Population change since 2000: +23.0%
Males: 891  (51.7%)
Females: 831  (48.3%)
Median resident age:

42.2 years
Wisconsin median age:

42.6 years

Zip codes: 54022.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $91,940 (it was $62,727 in 2000)
Kinnickinnic:

$91,940
WI:

$59,305

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $38,461 (it was $23,665 in 2000)

Kinnickinnic town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $320,526 (it was $182,900 in 2000)
Kinnickinnic:

$320,526
WI:

$178,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $260,336; detached houses: $275,333; townhouses or other attached units: $174,320; in 2-unit structures: $172,075; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $167,995; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $136,810; mobile homes: $35,285
March 2019 cost of living index in Kinnickinnic: 103.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Kinnickinnic, WI (2010)
    • 1,63394.8%White alone
    • 412.4%Asian alone
    • 221.3%Hispanic
    • 120.7%Two or more races
    • 80.5%Black alone
    • 60.3%American Indian alone

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

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Ancestries: German (42.0%), Norwegian (20.6%), Irish (15.1%), Swedish (9.0%), English (8.9%), Czech (6.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 35.4 square miles.

Population density: 49 people per square mile   (very low).

5 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.4%
Wisconsin:

3.6%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Kinnickinnic town:

1.4% ($2,563)
Wisconsin:

2.0% ($2,245)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Paul, MN (27.7 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (324.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

River Falls, WI (2.2 miles ),
Roberts, WI (2.3 miles ),
Warren, WI (2.4 miles ),
Troy, WI (2.6 miles ),
Rush River, WI (2.6 miles ),
Hammond, WI (2.7 miles ),
Martell, WI (3.0 miles ),
Baldwin, WI (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 44.91 N, Longitude: 92.55 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 715

Distribution of median household income in Kinnickinnic, WI in 2017

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $107,600
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $183,300
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $155,200
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $200,500
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $158,400
  • 2002: 31 buildings, average cost: $152,700
  • 2003: 25 buildings, average cost: $197,000
  • 2004: 17 buildings, average cost: $243,300
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $258,000
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $244,800
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $263,700
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $207,800
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $223,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $201,400
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $289,900
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $260,700
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $197,800
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $198,500
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $584,200
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $274,100
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $272,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Kinnickinnic, WI residents
Average permit cost in Kinnickinnic, WI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Wisconsin:

3.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +362 (+34.9%).
Most common industries in Kinnickinnic, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (12.7%)
  • Construction (7.9%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.0%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.6%)
  • Educational services (6.6%)
  • Wood products (5.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.5%)
  • Air transportation (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.1%)
  • Health care (13.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.3%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.0%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Kinnickinnic, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Computer specialists (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.5%)
  • Computer specialists (4.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)
  • Registered nurses (4.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)

Average climate in Kinnickinnic, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Kinnickinnic, Wisconsin average temperatures Kinnickinnic, Wisconsin average precipitation Kinnickinnic, Wisconsin humidity Kinnickinnic, Wisconsin wind speed Kinnickinnic, Wisconsin snowfall Kinnickinnic, Wisconsin sunshine Kinnickinnic, Wisconsin clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 75.7. This is about average.

City:

75.7
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 30.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.45. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.45
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00160. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00160
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

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

On 6/4/1958, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 10.9 miles away from the Kinnickinnic town center killed 21 people and injured 74 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.5 miles away from the town center killed 6 people and injured 158 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kinnickinnic-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Wisconsin state average. It is 94% 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 177.7 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 189.6 miles away from Kinnickinnic center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 341.3 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 301.3 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 218.3 miles away from Kinnickinnic center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 120.0 miles away from Kinnickinnic center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Hospitals and medical centers near Kinnickinnic:

  • GRACE HEALTHCARE OF RIVER FALLS (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; RIVER FALLS, WI)
  • RIVER FALLS AREA HSPTL Critical Access Hospitals (about 5 miles away; RIVER FALLS, WI)
  • LUTHERAN HOME RIVER FALLS (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; RIVER FALLS, WI)
  • RIVER FALLS AREA HOSP-KINNIC HOME DIV (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; RIVER FALLS, WI)
  • BALDWIN AREA MED CTR Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; BALDWIN, WI)
  • AMERICAN HERITAGE CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; HAMMOND, WI)
  • HUDSON HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; HUDSON, WI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kinnickinnic:

  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls (about 6 miles; River Falls, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,868)
  • Century College (about 23 miles; White Bear Lake, MN; FT enrollment: 7,393)
  • Inver Hills Community College (about 26 miles; Inver Grove Heights, MN; FT enrollment: 4,049)
  • Metropolitan State University (about 26 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 6,159)
  • Saint Paul College (about 28 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 4,778)
  • Dakota County Technical College (about 29 miles; Rosemount, MN; FT enrollment: 2,478)
  • Concordia University-Saint Paul (about 30 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 2,501)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Kinnickinnic Townhall (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Creeks: Parker Creek (A), Nye Creek (B), Kelly Creek (C), Ted Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

2.8 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

83.9%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.3%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.6%
Whole state:

8.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.2%
Whole state:

3.7%
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

For population 15 years and over in Kinnickinnic:

Marital status in Kinnickinnic, WI
  • Never married: 20.2%
  • Now married: 72.7%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 4.2%

For population 25 years and over in Kinnickinnic:

  • High school or higher: 96.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Wisconsin average:

11.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Kinnickinnic, WI (based on St. Croix County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic18,4719
Mainline Protestant14,84830
Evangelical Protestant8,72534
Other5375
None41,764-
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: 9
St. Croix County:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
St. Croix County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 39
This county:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
St. Croix County:

8.27 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

6.4%
State:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Croix County:

26.1%
State:

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

12.7%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

6.79% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($61,987 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.79%
Wisconsin average:

5.63%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Washington County, MN  1.11% ($69,465 average AGI)
from Pierce County, WI  1.01% ($52,925)
from Ramsey County, MN  0.55% ($75,824)


6.57% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($56,992 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.57%
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 Pierce County, WI  0.92% ($46,730 average AGI)
to Washington County, MN  0.78% ($69,496)
to Polk County, WI  0.65% ($45,524)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kinnickinnic:

  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WMIN (740 AM; daytime; 1 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: WRPX, INC.)
  • WEVR (1550 AM; 1 kW; RIVER FALLS, WI; Owner: HANTEN BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WIXK (1590 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NEW RICHMOND, WI; Owner: WIXK-AM, LLC)
  • WMGT (1220 AM; 5 kW; STILLWATER, MN; Owner: ENDURANCE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • WXCE (1260 AM; 5 kW; AMERY, WI; Owner: LAKE COUNTRY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kinnickinnic:

  • WEVR-FM (106.3 FM; RIVER FALLS, WI; Owner: HANTEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WXPT (104.1 FM; ST. LOUIS PARK, MN; Owner: THE AUDIO HOUSE, INC.)
  • KNOW-FM (91.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WLTE (102.9 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-FM (94.5 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-FM, LLC, A DELAWARE LLC)
  • KEEY-FM (102.1 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTIS-FM (98.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KDWB-FM (101.3 FM; RICHFIELD, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQRS-FM (92.5 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: KQRS, Inc.)
  • KSJN (99.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KXXR (93.7 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • WHWC (88.3 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WRFW (88.7 FM; RIVER FALLS, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS, UNIV. OF WIS. SYS.)
  • WCAL (89.3 FM; NORTHFIELD, MN; Owner: ST. OLAF COLLEGE)
  • WVSS (90.7 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • W211AY (90.1 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KTCZ-FM (97.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQQL (107.9 FM; ANOKA, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFMP (107.1 FM; COON RAPIDS, MN; Owner: WFMP-FM, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Kinnickinnic:

  • W55AP (Channel 55; RIVER FALLS, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • KMSP-TV (Channel 9; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTCA-TV (Channel 2; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KARE (Channel 11; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-TV (Channel 5; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCCO-TV (Channel 4; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTCI-TV (Channel 17; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSTC-TV (Channel 45; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMWB (Channel 23; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KLGT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WFTC (Channel 29; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WHWC-TV (Channel 28; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • K07UI (Channel 7; MINNEAPOLIS, ETC., MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K58BS (Channel 58; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K67HG (Channel 67; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K14KH (Channel 14; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K19ER (Channel 19; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • W62BD (Channel 62; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 138ft / 41.9mTotal length
  • $2,481,000Total costs
  • 194,264Total average daily traffic
  • 19,255Total average daily truck traffic
  • 202,287Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Kinnickinnic, WI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 91950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Kinnickinnic, WI
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Kinnickinnic, WI
  • 73.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 11.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.0%Electricity
  • 4.2%Wood
  • 2.4%Utility gas
  • 0.9%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Kinnickinnic, WI
  • 61.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 20.4%Electricity
  • 13.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.6%Utility gas


Kinnickinnic compared to Wisconsin state average:

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