Lakewood, Wisconsin

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Population in 2010: 816.
Population change since 2000: -6.7%
 
Males: 414  (50.7%)
Females: 402  (49.3%)
Median resident age:

56.8 years
Wisconsin median age:

42.6 years

Zip codes: 54138.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $47,895 (it was $33,869 in 2000)
Lakewood:

$47,895
WI:

$59,305

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,627 (it was $18,281 in 2000)

Lakewood town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $179,200 (it was $97,400 in 2000)
Lakewood:

$179,200
WI:

$178,900
March 2019 cost of living index in Lakewood: 92.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Lakewood, WI (2010)
    • 79096.8%White alone
    • 121.5%American Indian alone
    • 60.7%Two or more races
    • 60.7%Hispanic
    • 10.1%Black alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Lakewood, Wisconsin as of December 05, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lakewood is 272 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (38.7%), Irish (12.3%), Polish (8.3%), French (7.7%), English (6.2%), Dutch (5.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1271 feet

Land area: 70.8 square miles.

Population density: 12 people per square mile   (very low).

Lakewood,WI real estate house value index trend

Lakewood, Wisconsin map

8 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.9%
Wisconsin:

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

1.6% ($1,541)
Wisconsin:

2.0% ($2,245)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Green Bay, WI (59.7 miles , pop. 102,313).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (158.7 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (243.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Riverview, WI (2.1 miles ),
Townsend, WI (2.9 miles ),
Silver Cliff, WI (3.1 miles ),
Wabeno, WI (3.2 miles ),
Doty, WI (3.4 miles ),
Mountain, WI (3.4 miles ),
Stephenson, WI (3.8 miles ),
Blackwell, WI (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 45.32 N, Longitude: 88.45 W

Area code: 715

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

3.9%
Wisconsin:

3.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +251 (+40.2%).
Most common industries in Lakewood, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (15.3%)
  • Educational services (9.7%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Gasoline stations (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.3%)
  • Public administration (8.2%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (6.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.9%)
  • Machinery (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (20.6%)
  • Educational services (13.1%)
  • Gasoline stations (9.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.6%)
  • Health care (6.9%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Lakewood, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.0%)
  • Cashiers (6.7%)
  • Top executives (4.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Top executives (6.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.3%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (12.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.4%)

Average climate in Lakewood, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Lakewood, Wisconsin average temperatures Lakewood, Wisconsin average precipitation Lakewood, Wisconsin humidity Lakewood, Wisconsin wind speed Lakewood, Wisconsin snowfall Lakewood, Wisconsin sunshine Lakewood, Wisconsin clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 56.5. This is better than average.

City:

56.5
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2015 was 0.642. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.642
U.S.:

5.558
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.575. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.575
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 34.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 4.37. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.37
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Tornado activity:

Lakewood-area historical tornado activity is below Wisconsin state average. It is 37% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/19/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.4 miles away from the Lakewood town center killed 2 people and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 9/28/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.3 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lakewood-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 267.9 miles away from Lakewood center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 368.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 446.9 miles away from the city 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 483.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 389.8 miles away from Lakewood 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 253.8 miles away from Lakewood 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 Oconto County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lakewood topographic map

Airports located in Lakewood:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lakewood:

  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (about 58 miles; Green Bay, WI; Full-time enrollment: 6,069)
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (about 61 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 5,415)
  • Northcentral Technical College (about 63 miles; Wausau, WI; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • Saint Norbert College (about 64 miles; De Pere, WI; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 72 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 5,682)
  • Lawrence University (about 74 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 2,821)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 78 miles; Stevens Point, WI; FT enrollment: 9,089)

Library in Lakewood:

  • LAKES COUNTRY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $94,042; Location: 15235 HWY. 32; 16,166 books; 13,261 e-books; 4,174 audio materials; 3,259 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 9 other licensed databases; 81 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Lakewood District Ranger Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Lakewood Area Chamber of Commerce (Po Box 87).

Hotels: Best Western of Lakewood (17185 Flynn Lane), Lakewood Hotel (15309 State Highway 32), Best Western Lakewood Lodge (17185 Flynn Lane).

Oconto 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 Lakewood and their reported violations in the past:

NORTHERN D LITES DRIVE INN (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-09-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-17-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-17-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
U S F S BOOT LK N K5 (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-05-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-05-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-05-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-17-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-22-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUL-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-15-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUL-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-16-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-18-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-24-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-24-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-04-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-06-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-17-2010), St Boil Water Order (SEP-17-2010), St Public Notif requested (SEP-17-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2010), St Public Notif received (SEP-25-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-23-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-23-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-24-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-01-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-25-2008), St Boil Water Order (AUG-25-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-25-2008), St Public Notif received (AUG-28-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-02-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-03-2006), St Public Notif requested (OCT-10-2006), St Boil Water Order (OCT-10-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-10-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-25-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-12-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-17-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-17-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-19-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-31-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-19-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-31-2012)
U S F S GREEN LK PIC K16 (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-24-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-24-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-24-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between SEP-11-2012 and OCT-10-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-19-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-31-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-19-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-31-2012)
U S F S BOULDER LK K29 (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
U S F S BAGLEY RAPIDS S K3 S SOLAR (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUL-18-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-18-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUL-18-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-26-2011), St Boil Water Order (MAY-26-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-26-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-02-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-14-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-14-2009), St Boil Water Order (AUG-14-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-14-2009), St Public Notif received (AUG-18-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-24-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-25-2008), St Boil Water Order (AUG-25-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-25-2008), St Public Notif received (AUG-28-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-02-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-25-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-25-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUN-25-2007), St Public Notif received (JUN-29-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-05-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-17-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-17-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-17-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-21-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUL-24-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-24-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-24-2006), St Public Notif requested (JUL-24-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-08-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-08-2011), St Public Notif received (APR-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-09-2012)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
U S F S BASS LK PIC K2 (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-05-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-05-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-05-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-13-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUL-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-15-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUL-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-15-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-12-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-04-2013)
U S F S WHEELER LK K17 (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUL-18-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-18-2008), St Public Notif requested (JUL-18-2008), St Public Notif received (JUL-21-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-28-2008)
U S F S BOULDER LK K10 (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2011), St Boil Water Order (AUG-23-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-23-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (APR-09-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-06-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between SEP-10-2013 and OCT-09-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-12-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-12-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-22-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-12-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-12-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-22-2014)

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

  • MCCAUSLIN BROOK GOLF COURSE CLUBHOUSE (Population served: 220, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • U S F S BOOT LK S K6 (Population served: 110, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TIMBERLINE RESTR (Population served: 110, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • U S F S BOULDER LK K9 (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • U S F S BOULDER LK K12 (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ST MARYS OF THE LAKES CH (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • U S F S BAGLEY RAPIDS N K4 (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MAPLE HEIGHTS CMPGD (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • U S F S LAKEWOOD ADMIN SITE K20A (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • U S F S BOULDER LK CMPGD K26 (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.0 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

64.3%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.0%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

7.2%
Whole state:

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

4.4%
Whole state:

3.7%

Banks with branches in Lakewood (2011 data):

  • Laona State Bank: Lakewood Branch at 17186 Twin Pine Road, branch established on 1999/09/13; Lakewood Branch at 15290 Hwy 32, branch established on 1968/07/15. Info updated 2008/03/14: Bank assets: $153.7 mil, Deposits: $136.9 mil, headquarters in Laona, WI, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Northern Wisconsin Bank Holding Company, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Lakewood:

Marital status in Lakewood, WI
  • Never married: 12.2%
  • Now married: 70.5%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

For population 25 years and over in Lakewood:

  • High school or higher: 82.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Wisconsin average:

11.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lakewood, WI (based on Oconto County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic7,9318
Evangelical Protestant6,83329
Mainline Protestant3,27111
Other12
None19,624-
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: 6
This county:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Here:

5.61 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Oconto County:

10.95 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.2%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Oconto County:

28.1%
Wisconsin:

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

19.3%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

5.97% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,183 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
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 Brown County, WI  2.42% ($51,559 average AGI)
from Marinette County, WI  0.57% ($37,528)
from Shawano County, WI  0.43% ($46,088)


5.92% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,614 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.92%
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 Brown County, WI  2.70% ($44,066 average AGI)
to Shawano County, WI  0.49% ($35,818)
to Marinette County, WI  0.48% ($31,707)

Businesses in Lakewood, WI

  • Ace Hardware: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • YMCA: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Lakewood:

  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WDBC (680 AM; 10 kW; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: KMB BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WLDR (1210 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KINGSLEY, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTAQ (1360 AM; 10 kW; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRIG (1390 AM; 10 kW; SCHOFIELD, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • 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 Lakewood:

  • WRVM (102.7 FM; SURING, WI; Owner: WRVM, INC.)
  • WRLO-FM (105.3 FM; ANTIGO, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WHDG (97.5 FM; RHINELANDER, WI; Owner: RAVEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Lakewood:

  • WYOW (Channel 34; EAGLE RIVER, WI; Owner: WAOW-WYOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WJFW-TV (Channel 12; RHINELANDER, WI; Owner: NORTHLAND TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WIWB (Channel 14; SURING, WI; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF WISCONSIN, LLC)
  • WTPX (Channel 46; ANTIGO, WI; Owner: PAXSON WAUSAU LICENSE, INC.)
  • KTTM (Channel 12; HURON, SD; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBIJ (Channel 4; CRANDON, WI; Owner: SELENKA COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W54AR (Channel 54; FENCE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)

Lakewood fatal accident list:

Sep 2, 2001 11:13 AM, F, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 33ft / 10.3mTotal length
  • $265,000Total costs
  • 5,680Total average daily traffic
  • 283Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,146Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1/2 Mi N Int Hwys 32 & Cr F (Lat: 45.300806 Lon: -88.523722), Call Sign: KNFJ274, Licensee ID: L00102073,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.055 MHz, Grant Date: 02/19/1997, Expiration Date: 05/06/2002, Cancellation Date: 09/08/2002, Registrant: Lakewood, Town Of, Route 1, Lakewood, WI 54138, Phone: (715) 276-3579
  • Lat: 45.308583 Lon: -88.561361, Call Sign: WQNC400,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.545 MHz, 157.545 MHz, Grant Date: 12/13/2010, Expiration Date: 12/13/2020, Certifier: Roddy B Hansen, Registrant: Fit, 1565 Oak St, Eugene, OR 97401, Phone: (541) 485-8441, Fax: (541) 485-7556, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: N9SZZ, Licensee ID: L00620902, Grant Date: 01/10/2003, Expiration Date: 04/06/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/07/2015, Registrant: Russell B Kain, 17483 North Rd, Lakewood, WI 54138
  • Call Sign: WA9AYD, Licensee ID: L01213823, Grant Date: 11/16/2006, Expiration Date: 02/10/2017, Cancellation Date: 02/12/2019, Certifier: Leo R Lessard, Registrant: Leo R Lessard, 17725 Munger Lake Ln, Lakewood, WI 54138
  • Call Sign: KC9VTH, Licensee ID: L01700630, Grant Date: 04/03/2012, Expiration Date: 04/03/2022, Certifier: Michael J Baker, Registrant: Michael J Baker, 15203 Cty F Box 247, Lakewood, WI 54138

Most common first names in Lakewood, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1174.8 years
Mary1077.2 years
Robert1070.1 years
George878.4 years
Dorothy776.4 years
Harold769.1 years
Richard667.5 years
Donald569.8 years
Walter580.8 years
Margaret582.8 years
Most common last names in Lakewood, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Thielke585.0 years
Thomas576.8 years
Lowery475.0 years
Jeranek393.0 years
Hansen375.0 years
Craggs362.3 years
Peek378.4 years
Pelky385.3 years
Rugg374.3 years
Swanson377.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lakewood, WI
  • 53.2%Utility gas
  • 19.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 14.9%Wood
  • 7.3%Electricity
  • 5.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lakewood, WI
  • 57.4%Utility gas
  • 24.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 11.5%Electricity
  • 3.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.3%Wood


Lakewood compared to Wisconsin 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 significantly above 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.
  • 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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