|Median resident age:||31.4 years|
|Wisconsin median age:||42.6 years|
Zip codes: 54135.
Menominee town income, earnings, and wages data
Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $84,946 (it was $58,000 in 2000)
- American Indian alone - 3,538 (83.6%)
- White alone - 447 (10.6%)
- Hispanic - 178 (4.2%)
- Two or more races - 49 (1.2%)
- Black alone - 19 (0.4%)
- Asian alone - 1 (0.02%)
Ancestries: German (5.6%), English (2.4%), Irish (1.8%), French (1.5%).
Current Local Time: CST time zone
Land area: 358.0 square miles.
Population density: 12 people per square mile(very low).
For population 25 years and over in Menominee:
- High school or higher: 78.2%
- Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.9%
- Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
- Unemployed: 16.5%
- Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.4 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Menominee town:
- Never married: 38.1%
- Now married: 40.2%
- Separated: 3.3%
- Widowed: 7.0%
- Divorced: 11.4%
121 residents are foreign born (2.0% Asia, 0.3% Europe).
According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Menominee, Wisconsin as of February 26, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Menominee to the number of sex offenders is 4,513 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
|Menominee town:||2.2% ($1,248)|
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Green Bay, WI (42.7 miles , pop. 102,313).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (134.1 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (219.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Keshena, WI (2.1 miles ), Middle Village, WI (2.1 miles ), Legend Lake, WI (2.2 miles ), Red Springs, WI (2.6 miles ), Gresham, WI (3.0 miles ), Neopit, WI (3.1 miles ), Wescott, WI (3.1 miles ), Thornton, WI (3.2 miles) .
Latitude: 44.94 N, Longitude: 88.65 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 715
Unemployment by year (%)
Historical housing units
Population change in the 1990s: +474 (+11.6%).
- Arts, entertainment, and recreation (18%)
- Construction (15%)
- Wood products (13%)
- Public administration (13%)
- Educational services (8%)
- Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
- Accommodation and food services (3%)
- Arts, entertainment, and recreation (22%)
- Educational services (19%)
- Public administration (18%)
- Health care (10%)
- Accommodation and food services (8%)
- Social assistance (4%)
- Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
- Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
- Other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
- Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
- Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
- Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
- Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (5%)
- Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
- Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
- Cooks and food preparation workers (7%)
- Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
- Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
- Cashiers (5%)
- Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (5%)
- Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
Menominee-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Wisconsin state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/19/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.5 miles away from the Menominee town center killed 2 people and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 9/26/1951, a category F4 tornado 33.0 miles away from the town center killed 6 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Menominee-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 240.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 363.0 miles away from Menominee center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 441.8 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 479.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 373.9 miles away from Menominee 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 225.9 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 Menominee County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals and medical centers near Menominee:
- EVERGREEN CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; SHAWANO, WI)
- BIRCH HILL CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; SHAWANO, WI)
- MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES-SHAWANO (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; SHAWANO, WI)
- FMC - SHAWANO (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; SHAWANO, WI)
- WOODLAND VILLAGE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; SURING, WI)
- WOODLAND VILLAGE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; SURING, WI)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Menominee:
- Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (about 39 miles; Green Bay, WI; Full-time enrollment: 6,069)
- Saint Norbert College (about 45 miles; De Pere, WI; FT enrollment: 2,324)
- University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (about 46 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 5,415)
- Fox Valley Technical College (about 47 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 5,682)
- Lawrence University (about 49 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 2,821)
- Northcentral Technical College (about 50 miles; Wausau, WI; FT enrollment: 3,356)
- University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 54 miles; Stevens Point, WI; FT enrollment: 9,089)
Notable locations in Menominee: Menominee Reservation Campground (A), Red River Camp (B), Menominee Tribal Rescue Service (C), South Branch Fire Department (D), Keshena Village Fire Department (E), Neopit Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map
Churches in Menominee include: Saint Joseph Church (A), Saint Michaels Catholic Church (B), Saint Anthonys Roman Catholic Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map
Cemeteries: Rest Haven Cemetery (1), Saint Anthonys Cemetery (2), West Branch Cemetery (3), Saint Michael Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map
Lakes and reservoirs: Lake Neconish (A), Lake Noseum (B), Pine Lake (C), Perote Lake (D), Pestiga Lake (E), Pine Lake (F), Saint Joseph Lake (G), Pywaosit Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map
Rivers and creeks: Evergreen River (A), Oshkosh Creek (B), Tourtillotte Creek (C), Lazy Creek (D), McCall Creek (E), Minnow Creek (F), Squaw Creek (G), Founder Creek (H), Fish Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map
Park in Menominee: Spirit Rock Historic Marker (1). Display/hide its location on the map
|This town:||3.2 people|
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
- Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
- Gay men: 0.5% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
16 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010
35 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
15 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Menominee compared to Wisconsin state average:
- Median house value significantly below state average.
- Unemployed percentage above state average.
- Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
- Median age significantly below state average.
- Foreign-born population percentage 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 below state average.
Educational Attainment (%) in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
- Bottled, tank, or LP gas (66%)
- Wood (16%)
- Utility gas (8%)
- Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
- Electricity (4%)
Presidential Elections Results
1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2004 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Menominee town (based on Menominee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.55%
Food Environment Statistics:
|Menominee County:||2.17 / 10,000 pop.|
|Wisconsin:||0.38 / 10,000 pop.|
|Menominee County:||4.35 / 10,000 pop.|
|State:||4.12 / 10,000 pop.|
7.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,128 average adjusted gross income)
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:
6.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($21,395 average adjusted gross income)
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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Menominee:
- WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
- WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
- WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
- WTCH (960 AM; 1 kW; SHAWANO, WI; Owner: RESULTS BROADCASTING OF SHAWANO, INC.)
- WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
- WFCL (1380 AM; 4 kW; CLINTONVILLE, WI; Owner: RESULTS BROADCASTING CORP.)
- WTAQ (1360 AM; 10 kW; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
- WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
- WRIG (1390 AM; 10 kW; SCHOFIELD, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
- WDUX (800 AM; 5 kW; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: LAIRD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
- WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
- WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
- WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
Strongest FM radio stations in Menominee:
- WRVM (102.7 FM; SURING, WI; Owner: WRVM, INC.)
- WOWN (99.3 FM; SHAWANO, WI; Owner: RESULTS BROADCASTING OF SHAWANO, INC.)
- WYCO (107.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: SEEHAFER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
- WRLO-FM (105.3 FM; ANTIGO, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
- WOZZ (93.5 FM; NEW LONDON, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
- WYNW (92.9 FM; BIRNAMWOOD, WI; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
TV broadcast stations around Menominee:
- WIWB (Channel 14; SURING, WI; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF WISCONSIN, LLC)
- WYOW (Channel 34; EAGLE RIVER, WI; Owner: WAOW-WYOW TELEVISION, INC.)
- WFXS (Channel 55; WITTENBERG, WI; Owner: DAVIS TELEVISION WAUSAU, LLC)
- WTPX (Channel 46; ANTIGO, WI; Owner: PAXSON WAUSAU LICENSE, INC.)
Total length: 30 meters (98ft)
Total costs: $952,000
Total average daily traffic: 5,230
Total average daily truck traffic: 328
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 7,103
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
- 413 10th Avenue (Lat: 45.107472 Lon: -87.607028), Overall height: 54.6 m, Call Sign: WHY916
Assigned Frequencies: 947.000 MHz
Grant Date: 08/14/1992, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020
Registrant: Garvey Schubert Barer, 1000 Potomac Street, Nw, Fifth Floor, Washington, DC 20007, Phone: (202) 965-7880, Fax: (202) 965-1729, Email:
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
- Fire: 4
- Hazardous Condition: 1
Menominee on our top lists:
- #23 on the list of "Top 100 cities with largest land areas"
- #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election"
- #62 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003"