Luck, Wisconsin

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Population in 2017: 1,063 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -12.1%
 
Males: 476  (44.8%)
Females: 587  (55.2%)
Median resident age:

50.2 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 54853.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $41,656 (it was $32,138 in 2000)
Luck:

$41,656
WI:

$59,305

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,886 (it was $16,599 in 2000)

Luck village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $115,286 (it was $76,200 in 2000)
Luck:

$115,286
WI:

$178,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $153,465; detached houses: $160,218; mobile homes: $33,421

Median gross rent in 2017: $817.

March 2019 cost of living index in Luck: 87.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.8%
(13.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 20.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Luck, WI (2010)
    • 1,07496.0%White alone
    • 191.7%Hispanic
    • 181.6%Two or more races
    • 60.5%American Indian alone
    • 10.09%Black alone
    • 10.09%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Luck, Wisconsin as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Luck is 160 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (26.0%), Danish (14.9%), Norwegian (14.9%), Swedish (7.2%), Scandinavian (6.6%), French (3.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1905

Elevation: 1220 feet

Land area: 1.85 square miles.

Population density: 575 people per square mile   (low).

Luck, Wisconsin map

5 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.4%
Wisconsin:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,702 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,859 (2.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coon Rapids, MN (49.0 miles , pop. 61,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (52.8 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (352.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Milltown, WI (1.8 miles ),
Laketown, WI (2.5 miles ),
Frederic, WI (2.5 miles ),
Bone Lake, WI (2.6 miles ),
Georgetown, WI (2.7 miles ),
Balsam Lake, WI (2.8 miles ),
West Sweden, WI (2.9 miles ),
Eureka, WI (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 45.57 N, Longitude: 92.47 W

Area code: 715

Distribution of median household income in Luck, WI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Luck, WI in 2017
Luck satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $102,700
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $105,500
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $166,000
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $120,700
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $120,700
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $136,300
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $165,300
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $128,300
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $215,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $215,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $128,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Luck, WI residents
Average permit cost in Luck, WI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.0%
Wisconsin:

3.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +128 (+11.8%).
Most common industries in Luck, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (17.5%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Wood products (6.1%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.1%)
  • Wood products (10.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (4.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (31.6%)
  • Educational services (10.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.9%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Luck, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.1%)
  • Registered nurses (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Carpenters (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Registered nurses (5.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)

Average climate in Luck, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Luck, Wisconsin average temperatures Luck, Wisconsin average precipitation Luck, Wisconsin humidity Luck, Wisconsin wind speed Luck, Wisconsin snowfall Luck, Wisconsin sunshine Luck, Wisconsin clear and cloudy days

Luck, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Luck-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Wisconsin state average. It is 7% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.1 miles away from the Luck village center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 6/23/1952, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.0 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Luck-area historical earthquake activity is 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 172.6 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 184.8 miles away from Luck center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 352.4 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 212.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 129.1 miles away from Luck 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 336.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Polk County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Luck topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Luck:

  • UNITED PIONEER HOME (623 S SECOND ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Luck:

  • FREDERIC NUR REHAB COM (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; FREDERIC, WI)
  • CENTURIA NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CENTURIA, WI)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; ST CROIX FALLS, WI)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY-ST CROIX VALLEY (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ST CROIX FALLS, WI)
  • ST CROIX FALLS DIALYSIS OF DAVITA (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; SAINT CROIX FALLS, WI)
  • ST CROIX REG MED CTR Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; SAINT CROIX FALLS, WI)
  • CAPESIDE COVE GOOD SAMARITAN (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; SIREN, WI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Luck:

  • Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (about 30 miles; Shell Lake, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,414)
  • Century College (about 45 miles; White Bear Lake, MN; FT enrollment: 7,393)
  • Bethel University (about 49 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 4,061)
  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls (about 51 miles; River Falls, WI; FT enrollment: 5,868)
  • University of Northwestern-St Paul (about 51 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 2,680)
  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 51 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; FT enrollment: 5,918)
  • Metropolitan State University (about 52 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 6,159)

Public high school in Luck:

  • LUCK HIGH (Students: 203, Location: 810 S 7TH ST, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Luck:

See full list of schools located in Luck

Library in Luck:

  • LUCK PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $84,820; Location: 301 S. MAIN ST.; 10,127 books; 4,723 e-books; 4,572 audio materials; 1,007 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 7 other licensed databases; 41 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Luck: Northland Municipal Ambulance Luck (A), Luck Rural Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Big Butternut Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Luck: Big Butternut Lake Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Luck Country Inn (Hwy 35 & 48).

Polk 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 Luck and their reported violations in the past:

WILKINS BONE LAKE BAR & RESORT INC (Population served: 140, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-30-2013), St Boil Water Order (MAY-30-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-30-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-31-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-12-2013)
LUCK GOLF COURSE (Address: City Hall , Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (MAY-30-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-30-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-30-2008), St Public Notif issued (MAY-30-2008), St Public Notif received (JUN-05-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-13-2008)
PEA PICKIN FLEA MARKET (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • LUCK GOLF COURSE SHOP (Address: City Hall , Population served: 85, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PINE GROVE RESORT (Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SHERRARDS RESORT (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ST PETERS LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WEST DENMARK LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.2 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

60.8%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

8.4%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
60 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
76 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Luck (2011 data):

  • Frandsen Bank & Trust: Luck Branch at 200 Main Street South, branch established on 1931/01/24. Info updated 2012/03/26: Bank assets: $1,439.6 mil, Deposits: $1,194.5 mil, headquarters in Lonsdale, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 38 total offices, Holding Company: Frandsen Financial Corporation
  • Sterling Bank: Luck Branch at 2547 State Route 35, branch established on 2002/08/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $190.4 mil, Deposits: $170.0 mil, headquarters in Barron, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Northwest Wisconsin Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Luck:

Marital status in Luck, WI
  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 47.1%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 13.3%
  • Divorced: 17.6%

For population 25 years and over in Luck:

  • High school or higher: 93.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Wisconsin average:

10.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Luck, WI (based on Polk County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant10,59637
Evangelical Protestant6,48039
Catholic3,7165
Orthodox1301
Other153
None23,268-
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: 11
This county:

2.49 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Polk County:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
This county:

5.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
This county:

8.37 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

8.0%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Polk County:

26.9%
Wisconsin:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.1%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.5%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Luck:

38.3%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.1
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Luck:

16.4%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Luck:

6.9%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

27.5%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Luck:

52.3%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

73.0%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Luck, 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
Water Supply 4$3,910$11,7300$0
Sewerage 4$828$2,4840$0
Streets and Highways 3$5,553$22,2120$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$7,663$45,9781$1,233
Parks and Recreation 2$135$8100$0
Other and Unallocable 2$6,421$38,5264$2,469
Other Government Administration 1$2,477$29,7240$0
Local Libraries 1$2,650$31,8001$996
Solid Waste Management 1$1,583$18,9960$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 20$31,220$18,7326$4,698

Luck government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $30,000 ($28.22)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($0.94)
  • Current Operations - Parks and Recreation: $471,000 ($443.09)
    Regular Highways: $224,000 ($210.72)
    Sewerage: $218,000 ($205.08)
    Police Protection: $213,000 ($200.38)
    Water Utilities: $177,000 ($166.51)
    Libraries: $118,000 ($111.01)
    Central Staff Services: $93,000 ($87.49)
    General Public Buildings: $38,000 ($35.75)
    Local Fire Protection: $32,000 ($30.10)
    General - Other: $25,000 ($23.52)
    Health - Other: $16,000 ($15.05)
    Financial Administration: $15,000 ($14.11)
    Housing and Community Development: $9,000 ($8.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($5.64)
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,000 ($3.76)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($0.94)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $1,000 ($0.94)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $32,000 ($30.10)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $21,000 ($19.76)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $586,000 ($551.27)

Luck government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $400,000 ($376.29)
    Sewerage: $225,000 ($211.67)
    Regular Highways: $9,000 ($8.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($1.88)
    Other: $1,000 ($0.94)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $67,000 ($63.03)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $93,000 ($87.49)
    Special Assessments: $20,000 ($18.81)
    Rents: $9,000 ($8.47)
    Sale of Property: $4,000 ($3.76)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($1.88)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($1.88)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $113,000 ($106.30)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $199,000 ($187.21)
    Highways: $91,000 ($85.61)
    Education: $22,000 ($20.70)
    Other: $9,000 ($8.47)
  • Tax - Property: $534,000 ($502.35)
    Other: $24,000 ($22.58)
    Other Selective Sales: $14,000 ($13.17)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $11,000 ($10.35)
    Other License: $2,000 ($1.88)

Luck government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,314,000 ($1236.12)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,275,000 ($1199.44)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $482,000 ($453.43)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $442,000 ($415.80)

Luck government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,672,000 ($1572.91)

6.10% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,403 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
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 St. Croix County, WI  1.26% ($45,524 average AGI)
from Barron County, WI  0.51% ($33,860)
from Washington County, MN  0.44% ($60,432)


5.41% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,930 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
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 St. Croix County, WI  0.97% ($45,858 average AGI)
to Barron County, WI  0.46% ($34,012)
to Burnett County, WI  0.39% ($35,157)

Businesses in Luck, WI

  • La-Z-Boy: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Luck:

  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WXCE (1260 AM; 5 kW; AMERY, WI; Owner: LAKE COUNTRY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WAQE (1090 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RICE LAKE, WI; Owner: TKC, INC.)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIXK (1590 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NEW RICHMOND, WI; Owner: WIXK-AM, LLC)
  • WMGT (1220 AM; 5 kW; STILLWATER, MN; Owner: ENDURANCE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WDSM (710 AM; 10 kW; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Luck:

  • WXPT (104.1 FM; ST. LOUIS PARK, MN; Owner: THE AUDIO HOUSE, INC.)
  • WLMX-FM (104.9 FM; BALSAM LAKE, WI; Owner: QUARNSTROM MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WGMO (95.3 FM; SHELL LAKE, WI; Owner: ZOE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WXCX (105.7 FM; SIREN, WI; Owner: QUARNSTROM MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • KMKL (90.3 FM; NORTH BRANCH, MN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Luck:

  • KMSP-TV (Channel 9; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KARE (Channel 11; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-TV (Channel 5; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTCA-TV (Channel 2; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W24CL (Channel 24; GRANTSBURG, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • 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)

Luck fatal accident list:

Apr 27, 2002 04:52 PM, Sr-48, Lat: 45.576543, Lon: -92.487742, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 23, 1999 07:34 AM, Sr-48, Lat: 45.576543, Lon: -92.487742, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 3
Oct 3, 1999 00:53 AM, Sr-48, Lat: 45.576543, Lon: -92.487742, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 1, 1984 04:15 PM, 35, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Luck)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Lat: 45.572722 Lon: -92.482417, Call Sign: WNPU656,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.952 MHz, 160.102 MHz, 159.982 MHz, Grant Date: 05/20/2014, Expiration Date: 07/26/2024, Registrant: Rassbach Communications, 405 N. Hastings Pl., Eau Claire, WI 54703, Phone: (715) 832-6763, Fax: (715) 832-1698, Email:
  • Lat: 45.565222 Lon: -92.471861, Call Sign: WPUC404,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.087 MHz, 457.112 MHz, Grant Date: 02/01/2002, Expiration Date: 02/01/2012, Cancellation Date: 04/07/2012, Certifier: Larry Runnels, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239
  • 230 Duncan St (Lat: 45.572778 Lon: -92.486389), Call Sign: WQZH811,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.187 MHz, Grant Date: 05/22/2017, Expiration Date: 05/22/2027, Certifier: Joseph K Jain Mr, Registrant: Air Communications Of Wi, 1600 Western Ave, Eau Claire, WI 54703, Phone: (715) 835-1751, Fax: (715) 835-4046, Email:
  • Lat: 45.518417 Lon: -92.374278, Call Sign: WRBQ783,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.737 MHz, 466.737 MHz, 462.412 MHz, 467.412 MHz, Grant Date: 05/23/2018, Expiration Date: 05/23/2028, Certifier: Tim Poehling, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • Lat: 45.568861 Lon: -92.472278, Call Sign: WRCA832,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.550 MHz, 464.975 MHz, 468.550 MHz, 469.975 MHz, Grant Date: 08/13/2018, Expiration Date: 08/13/2028, Certifier: Cory Hinkel, Registrant: Duluth Superior Communications, 711 Hammond Ave., Superior, WI 54880, Phone: (715) 392-2911, Fax: (715) 392-2995, Email:
  • Lat: 45.563833 Lon: -92.463278, Call Sign: WRCH741,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.087 MHz, 457.112 MHz, 461.562 MHz, 466.562 MHz, Grant Date: 10/04/2018, Expiration Date: 10/04/2028, Certifier: Kevin Clunis, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • LUCK, Cth I 6.2 Mi Ne Of (Lat: 45.619389 Lon: -92.364361), Overall height: 91.1 m, Call Sign: WPG54,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6123.10 MHz, Grant Date: 06/22/1994, Expiration Date: 08/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 06/23/1999, Phone: (360) 905-6839

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Luck)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • 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: 55680 , Serial Number: 28-7325466, Year manufactured: 1973, Certificate Issue Date: 10/31/2016
    Registrant (Partnership): David R Mueller, 2552 190th St, Luck, WI 54853, Other Owners: Kathryn A Mueller
  • Aircraft: FRANZEL JAMES AVID FLYER (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 700JF , Serial Number: 249, Year manufactured: 1990, Airworthiness Date: 04/28/1992, Certificate Issue Date: 05/25/1990
    Registrant (Individual): James R Franzel, 2440 120th St, Luck, WI 54853
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8221L , Serial Number: 17256421, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 07/14/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 02/07/2012
    Registrant (LLC): Burnett County Powerline Service LLC, 2015 275th Ave, Luck, WI 54853
  • Aircraft: POWRACHUTE LLC AIRWOLF 912ULS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 827XP , Serial Number: A291ULS, Year manufactured: 2017, Airworthiness Date: 09/14/2017, Certificate Issue Date: 10/31/2017
    Registrant (Individual): James Franzel, 2440 120th St, Luck, WI 54853

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 13. The highest number of fire incidents - 29 took place in 2013, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Luck, WI When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (48.0%), and Outside Fires (34.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Luck, WI
    • 8648.0%Structure Fires
    • 6134.1%Outside Fires
    • 2413.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 84.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Luck, WI
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Luck, WI
  • 78.5%Utility gas
  • 11.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.5%Electricity
  • 3.0%Wood
  • 2.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Luck, WI
  • 50.0%Utility gas
  • 48.4%Electricity
  • 1.6%No fuel used


Luck compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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