Marinette, Wisconsin

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Population in 2013: 10,930 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.0%
 
Males: 5,245  (48.0%)
Females: 5,685  (52.0%)
Median resident age:  42.4 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 54143.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,326 (it was $31,743 in 2000)
Marinette:

$34,326
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,291 (it was $17,852 in 2000)

Marinette city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $76,867 (it was $55,200 in 2000)
Marinette:

$76,867
WI:

$163,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $565.

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  • Races in Marinette, WI (2013)

    Marinette races chart
    • 10,25093.2%White alone
    • 2722.5%Hispanic
    • 2232.0%Two or more races
    • 890.8%Black alone
    • 820.7%Asian alone
    • 410.4%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Marinette: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (30.6%), Irish (7.9%), French (7.0%), Polish (6.7%), Swedish (6.0%), Norwegian (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1887

Elevation: 598 feet

Land area: 6.76 square miles.

Population density: 1,617 people per square mile   (low).

Marinette,WI real estate house value index trend

Marinette, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Marinette:

  • High school or higher: 92.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Marinette city:

  • Never married: 29.5%
  • Now married: 42.1%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 16.8%

274 residents are foreign born (1.5% Europe, 0.3% Latin America).

This city:

2.5%
Wisconsin:

4.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,652 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,397 (2.1%)

Marinette satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Green Bay, WI (44.3 miles , pop. 102,313).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (142.0 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (224.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Menominee, MI (1.4 miles ), Peshtigo, WI (2.5 miles ), Porterfield, WI (2.8 miles ), Grover, WI (3.5 miles ), Wagner, WI (3.9 miles ), Little River, WI (3.9 miles ), Egg Harbor, WI (4.1 miles ), Little Sturgeon, WI (4.2 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $98,300
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $68,300
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $90,400
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $93,600
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $132,900
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $113,300
  • 2003: 16 buildings, average cost: $125,900
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $133,800
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $300,500
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $121,700
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $147,500
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $167,500
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $143,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.09 N, Longitude: 87.63 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Marinette County Waterfalls Capital of Wisconsin

Daytime population change due to commuting: +5,933 (+54.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,012 (60.6%)

Area code: 715

Marinette household income distribution Marinette home values distribution

Crime rates in Marinette by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0100100100000
per 100,000 0.08.40.00.08.70.00.09.40.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 5143222112223
per 100,000 42.38.434.426.117.517.718.39.49.319.218.218.227.7
Robberies 2434234342891
per 100,000 16.933.625.834.817.526.536.728.237.419.272.682.09.2
Assaults 65124736583604
per 100,000 50.741.9103.234.861.226.555.047.074.828.954.50.036.9
Burglaries 73775942575554647366436738
per 100,000 616.9646.0507.5365.3498.7486.0495.1601.4682.3634.9390.3610.7350.7
Thefts 438410406336339362369381373361299360270
per 100,000 3,701.53,439.93,492.52,922.52,965.93,199.03,383.53,580.53,486.33,472.82,714.23,281.42,492.2
Auto thefts 1817145861714179101616
per 100,000 152.1142.6120.443.570.053.0155.9131.6158.986.690.8145.8147.7
Arson 11N/A0122510212
per 100,000 8.58.4N/A0.08.717.718.347.09.30.018.29.118.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 230.9216.1220.3168.5190.4177.1200.5219.6213.7198.7174.1205.7154.0

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Marinette detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 27 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Wisconsin average:

2.19
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.5%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -137 (-1.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (44%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (40%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Marinette: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Marinette, Wisconsin

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Tornado activity:

Marinette-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 50% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/19/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.5 miles away from the Marinette city center killed 2 people and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/23/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused $5 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Marinette-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 259.2 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 404.9 miles away from Marinette 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 440.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 355.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1994 at 21:23:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 218.8 miles away from Marinette center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 410.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

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

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

Birthplace of: Charles Lavine - New York politician, Tom Petri - Politician, John Nygren - Wisconsin State Assemblyman, Rick Bauman - Politician, Arthur Gardner (producer) - Film producer, Earl Girard - Football player, Ed Glick - Football player, Jim Magnuson - Baseball player, Joe Kresky - Football player, Ralph Ceder - Film director.

Hospitals and medical centers in Marinette:

  • BAY AREA MED CTR (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 3100 SHORE DR)
  • BAY AREA MEDICAL CENTER (3100 SHORE DR)
  • DAVITA - MARINETTE DIALYSIS (4061 OLD PESHTIGO RD)
  • NORTHLAND LUTH HHS (925 PINE BEACH RD)
  • RESCARE HOME CARE WISCONSIN, INC (3900 HALL AVENUE, SUITE A)
  • LUTHER HOME (831 PINE BEACH RD)

Airports and heliports located in Marinette:

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Amtrak station:

MARINETTE (RIVER CITY FEUR PLAZA, 2200 CLEVELAND AV) - Bus Station . Services: public restrooms, car rental agency, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Marinette:

  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (about 42 miles; Green Bay, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,415)
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (about 46 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 6,069)
  • Saint Norbert College (about 50 miles; De Pere, WI; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • Lawrence University (about 69 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 2,821)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 70 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 5,682)
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (about 87 miles; Oshkosh, WI; FT enrollment: 10,637)
  • Lakeland College (about 88 miles; Plymouth, WI; FT enrollment: 2,395)

Public high school in Marinette:

  • Marinette Hi (Students: 664; Location: 2135 Pierce Ave; Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in Marinette:

  • ST THOMAS AQUINAS ACADEMY (Students: 80; Location: 1200 MAIN ST; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Marinette:

  • Marinette Mid (Students: 580; Location: 1011 Water St; Grades: 5-8)
  • Park El (Students: 272; Location: 1225 Hockridge St; Grades: PK-4)
  • Merryman El (Students: 251; Location: 611 Elizabeth Ave; Grades: PK-4)
  • Garfield El (Students: 249; Location: 1615 Carney Blvd; Grades: PK-4)
  • Marinette 4K (Students: 133; Location: 1615 Carney Blvd; Grades: KG)

Private elementary/middle schools in Marinette:

  • TRINITY EVANG LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 92; Location: 1216 COLFAX ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST THOMAS AQUINAS ACADEMY-MIDDLE CAMPUS (Students: 50; Location: 1232 GARFIELD AVE; Grades: 5 - 8)
See full list of schools located in Marinette

Library in Marinette:

  • MARINETTE COUNTY CONSOLIDATED PUBLIC LIBRARY SERVICE (Operating income: $897,893; Location: 1700 HALL AVE.; 84,048 books; 13,261 e-books; 10,641 audio materials; 12,242 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 9 other licensed databases; 182 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • University of Wisconsin-Marinette 750 W. Bay Shore Street Marinette, WI 54143 715-735-4300 A two-year campus of the UW Colleges Associate and Bachelor Degrees Enrollment: 550 full and part time students
  • The Chamber of Commerce is the Marinette Menominee Area Chamber of Commerce and web site is www.mandmchamber.com Thank you
  • University of Wisconsin-Marinette 750 W. Bay Shore Street Marinette, WI 54143 715-735-4300 A two-year campus of the UW Colleges Associate and Bachelor Degrees Enrollment: 550 full and part time students
  • Bethel Baptist Church is now known as Grace Community Church

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Notable locations in Marinette: Marinette Industrial Park (A), Stephenson Public Library (B), Marinette County Historical Museum (C), Marinette County Courthouse (D), Emergency Rescue Squad (E), Marinette Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Marinette include: Zion Church (A), Assembly of God Church (B), Bethel Baptist Church (C), First Church of Christ Scientist (D), First Covenant Church (E), First Methodist Church (F), Friedens Evangelical Church (G), First Pentecostal Church (H), Holy Trinity Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Hebrew Cemetery (1), Woodlawn Cemetery (2), Forest Home Cemetery (3), Calvary Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Upper Scott Flowage 4060 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

River: Menominee River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Marinette include: Lauerman Field (1), Runnoe Park (2), Marinette City Park (3), Charles D Pedersen Ball Park (4), Higley Field (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Circus Arcade (Amusement & Theme Parks; Pine Tree Mall), Olsen's Flip Side Coin Machines (2600 Cleveland Avenue).

Hotels: Lauerman Guest House Inn (1975 Riverside Avenue), Best Western Riverfront Inn (1821 Riverside Avenue), Chalet Motel (1301 Marinette Avenue), Comfort Inn Marinette (2180 Roosevelt Road), M & M Manor (2323 Sherman Street), Avenue Grille & Bar (1821 Riverside Avenue), M & M Victorian Inn (1393 Main Street), Marinette Inn (1450 Marinette Avenue).

Marinette 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 Marinette and their reported violations in the past:

LOOPYS II (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-06-2006), St Boil Water Order (OCT-06-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-06-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-15-2006), St Compliance achieved (OCT-30-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
PISTOL PETES BAR (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
MARINETTE MOOSE LODGE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
MOOSE ACRES CMPGD (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • TRADE WINDS SUPPER CLUB (Population served: 220, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RIVERS EDGE (Population served: 110, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MARINETTE SHELL (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • OUTBACK BAR (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PORTERFIELD PIT STOP (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RIVER ROAD MOTEL (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SHORE CREST TAVERN (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.8%
(15.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 86.4% for Black residents, 30.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 31.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  56.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.5%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Marinette in 2010:

  • 126 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 106 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 14 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 5 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Marinette in 2000:

  • 176 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 75 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 66 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 22 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Marinette, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Marinette compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.

Banks with branches in Marinette (2011 data):

  • Bank Mutual: 2314 Roosevelt Rd Branch at 2314 Roosevelt Rd., branch established on 1927/01/01; 830 Pierce Avenue Branch at 830 Pierce Avenue, branch established on 1927/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $2,497.0 mil, Deposits: $2,046.0 mil, headquarters in Brown Deer, WI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 79 total offices
  • The Stephenson National Bank and Trust: The Stephenson National Bank And Tru at 1818-1820 Hall Avenue, branch established on 1874/10/30; Messenger Service Branch at 1820 Hall Avenue, branch established on 2004/01/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $291.8 mil, Deposits: $239.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Stephenson National Bancorp, Inc.
  • Farmers & Merchants Bank & Trust: Pine Tree Mall Branch at 2811 Roosevelt Road, branch established on 1982/02/16; at 1644 Ludington Street, branch established on 1902/12/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $157.3 mil, Deposits: $141.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: F & M Bankshares, Inc.
  • Citizens Bank: Marinette Mall Branch at 2201 Roosevelt Road, branch established on 1909/02/08. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $9,212.3 mil, Deposits: $7,452.0 mil, headquarters in Flint, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 220 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Republic Bancorp, Inc.
  • The Peshtigo National Bank: Marinette Office at 2890 Roosevelt Road, branch established on 2004/06/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $168.0 mil, Deposits: $150.4 mil, headquarters in Peshtigo, WI, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Peshtigo National Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Nicolet National Bank: Marinette Branch at 2009 Hall Avenue, branch established on 2001/10/01. Info updated 2010/09/10: Bank assets: $662.3 mil, Deposits: $558.3 mil, headquarters in Green Bay, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Nicolet Bankshares, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Marinette Brannch at 1507 Cleveland Avenue, branch established on 2000/10/02. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Marinette, Wisconsin:

  • Quality Inn & Suites, 1508 Marinette Ave, Marinette, WI 54143 , Phone: (715) 735-7887, Fax: (715) 735-7455
  • Comfort Inn, 2180 Roosevelt Rd, Marinette, WI 54143 , Phone: (715) 732-2321, Fax: (715) 732-3663
  • Country Inn & Suites, 2020 Old Peshtigo Rd, Marinette, WI 54143 , Phone: (715) 732-3400, Fax: (715) 732-3401
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Marinette, Wisconsin

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Wisconsin average:

10.5

Marinette travel time to work - commute Marinette mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Marinette city (based on Marinette County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic10,05310
Evangelical Protestant6,20533
Mainline Protestant3,86620
Other14
None21,624-
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: 12
Marinette County:

2.83 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Marinette County:

7.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 50
Here:

11.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Marinette County:

29.0%
Wisconsin:

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

7.1%
State:

13.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$8,655$51,9301$1,446
Other Government Administration 4$16,421$49,2639$2,269
Judicial and Legal 5$17,406$41,7740$0
Police Protection - Officers 22$117,373$64,0220$0
Police - Other 4$13,953$41,8594$2,349
Firefighters 16$76,496$57,3720$0
Fire - Other 1$3,299$39,5880$0
Streets and Highways 17$75,356$53,1920$0
Sewerage 6$26,517$53,0340$0
Parks and Recreation 5$16,171$38,81020$7,714
Natural Resources 1$4,116$49,3920$0
Water Supply 12$58,164$58,1641$930
Other and Unallocable 3$12,272$49,0882$1,705
Totals for Government 98$446,199$54,63737$16,413

Marinette government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $2,882,000 ($263.68)
    Regular Highways: $1,125,000 ($102.93)
    Sewerage: $455,000 ($41.63)
    Parks & Recreation: $237,000 ($21.68)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $191,000 ($17.47)
    General: $112,000 ($10.25)
    Natural Resources - Other: $71,000 ($6.50)
    General Public Buildings: $23,000 ($2.10)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,322,000 ($212.44)
    Fire Protection: $1,797,000 ($164.41)
    Water Utilities: $1,728,000 ($158.10)
    Sewerage: $1,597,000 ($146.11)
    Regular Highways: $1,351,000 ($123.60)
    Parks & Recreation: $931,000 ($85.18)
    Solid Waste Management: $756,000 ($69.17)
    Central Staff Services: $506,000 ($46.29)
    General - Other: $413,000 ($37.79)
    Financial Administration: $382,000 ($34.95)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $290,000 ($26.53)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $287,000 ($26.26)
    Transit Utilities: $172,000 ($15.74)
    Natural Resources - Other: $139,000 ($12.72)
    General Public Buildings: $77,000 ($7.04)
    Housing & Community Development: $38,000 ($3.48)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $2,000 ($0.18)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $858,000 ($78.50)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $157,000 ($14.36)
    Police Protection: $39,000 ($3.57)
    Central Staff: $14,000 ($1.28)
    Fire Protection: $9,000 ($0.82)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($0.46)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,914,000 ($449.59)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $252,000 ($23.06)

Marinette government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,002,000 ($183.17)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $194,000 ($17.75)
    Parks & Recreation: $193,000 ($17.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $117,000 ($10.70)
    All Other: $10,000 ($0.91)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $129,000 ($11.80)
    Highways: $112,000 ($10.25)
    All Other: $64,000 ($5.86)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $676,000 ($61.85)
    General Revenue, NEC: $427,000 ($39.07)
    Special Assessments: $86,000 ($7.87)
    Rents: $26,000 ($2.38)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,685,000 ($154.16)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $5,344,000 ($488.93)
    Highways: $773,000 ($70.72)
    All Other: $487,000 ($44.56)
    Housing & Community Development: $180,000 ($16.47)
  • Tax - Property: $3,317,000 ($303.48)
    NEC: $333,000 ($30.47)
    Other Selective Sales: $49,000 ($4.48)

Marinette government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $4,200,000 ($384.26)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $14,305,000 ($1308.78)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $5,619,000 ($514.09)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $7,465,000 ($682.98)
    Water Utilities: $4,055,000 ($371.00)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,221,000 ($111.71)
    Water Utilities: $145,000 ($13.27)

Marinette government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $15,566,000 ($1424.15)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $3,048,000 ($278.87)

5.05% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,872 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.05%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Menominee County, MI  0.79% ($24,008 average AGI)
from Brown County, WI  0.78% ($31,538)
from Oconto County, WI  0.44% ($29,096)


5.31% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,108 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.31%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Brown County, WI  1.06% ($28,758 average AGI)
to Menominee County, MI  0.65% ($27,147)
to Oconto County, WI  0.48% ($34,750)

Strongest AM radio stations in Marinette:

  • WMAM (570 AM; 0 kW; MARINETTE, WI; Owner: BADGER COMMUNICATIONS L.L.C.)
  • WAGN (1340 AM; 1 kW; MENOMINEE, MI; Owner: BADGER COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WDBC (680 AM; 10 kW; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: KMB BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WLDR (1210 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KINGSLEY, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTAQ (1360 AM; 10 kW; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WDOR (910 AM; 1 kW; STURGEON BAY, WI; Owner: DOOR COUNTY BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WOCO (1260 AM; 1 kW; OCONTO, WI; Owner: LAMARDO INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Marinette:

  • WLST (95.1 FM; MARINETTE, WI; Owner: BADGER COMMUNICATIONS L.L.C.)
  • WHYB (103.7 FM; MENOMINEE, MI; Owner: BADGER COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WSFQ (96.3 FM; PESHTIGO, WI; Owner: BADGER COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WPFF (90.5 FM; STURGEON BAY, WI; Owner: FAMILY ED BC CORP OF DOOR COUNTY WI)
  • WDOR-FM (93.9 FM; STURGEON BAY, WI; Owner: DOOR COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSRG (97.7 FM; STURGEON BAY, WI; Owner: MAGNUM BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRGX (88.5 FM; STURGEON BAY, WI; Owner: FAMILY ED B/C CORP OF DOOR COUNTY WI)
  • W217AA (91.3 FM; MENOMINEE, MI; Owner: BD. OF CONTROL OF NORTHERN MICHIGAN UNIV.)
  • WMXG (106.3 FM; STEPHENSON, MI; Owner: ESCANABA LICENSE CORP.)
  • WRVM (102.7 FM; SURING, WI; Owner: WRVM, INC.)
  • WHDI (91.9 FM; SISTER BAY, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WHND (89.7 FM; SISTER BAY, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WLYD (99.7 FM; STURGEON BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WRLU (104.1 FM; ALGOMA, WI; Owner: NICOLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBDK (96.7 FM; ALGOMA, WI; Owner: NICOLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRKU (102.1 FM; FORESTVILLE, WI; Owner: NICOLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLWR-LP (107.7 FM; MARINETTE, WI; Owner: MARINETTE RADIO ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Marinette:

  • W22BW (Channel 22; STURGEON BAY, WI; Owner: ARIES TELECOMMUNICATION CORPORATION)
  • WIWB (Channel 14; SURING, WI; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF WISCONSIN, LLC)
  • W55AO (Channel 55; SISTER BAY, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Marinette fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 65m213ftTotal length
  • $8,972,000Total costs
  • 82,655Total average daily traffic
  • 6,443Total average daily truck traffic
  • 115,604Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Marinette)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Marinette, WI)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 92 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Marinette)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Marinette)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 31
  • Hazardous Condition: 19
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Marinette

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Marinette, WI
Most common first names in Marinette, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John16275.1 years
William13274.4 years
Mary12581.2 years
Robert11170.1 years
Joseph10276.0 years
George9676.8 years
Edward9276.2 years
James8169.7 years
Walter7577.6 years
Frank7377.8 years
Most common last names in Marinette, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson8877.7 years
Peterson6976.7 years
Anderson5578.2 years
Nelson4781.7 years
Miller4176.5 years
Hansen3977.3 years
Smith3576.3 years
Olson3277.4 years
Larson2878.2 years
Wagner2475.2 years
Businesses in Marinette, WI
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1La-Z-Boy1
AT&T1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Applebee's1Maurices1
Arby's1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Menards1
Best Western1Nike4
Burger King1Payless1
Carson Pirie Scott1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Sears1
Comfort Inn1Subway2
Dairy Queen1Super 81
FedEx2Taco Bell1
Ford1U-Haul1
GNC1UPS4
Goodwill3Vans1
H&R Block1Walgreens1
JCPenney1Walmart1
Jones New York2
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