Menomonie, Wisconsin

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Population in 2013: 16,156 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.2%
 
Males: 7,805  (48.3%)
Females: 8,351  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  23.6 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 54751.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,613 (it was $31,103 in 2000)
Menomonie:

$38,613
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,210 (it was $15,994 in 2000)

Menomonie city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $139,199 (it was $90,500 in 2000)
Menomonie:

$139,199
WI:

$163,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $703.

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  • Races in Menomonie, WI (2013)

    Menomonie races chart
    • 14,62089.8%White alone
    • 6964.3%Asian alone
    • 3642.2%Two or more races
    • 2871.8%Hispanic
    • 2021.2%Black alone
    • 1000.6%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Menomonie: 83.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (34.6%), Norwegian (12.7%), Irish (11.1%), Polish (4.2%), English (4.2%), Swedish (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1882

Elevation: 877 feet

Land area: 12.9 square miles.

Population density: 1,255 people per square mile   (low).

Menomonie,WI real estate house value index trend

Menomonie, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Menomonie:

  • High school or higher: 92.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.5%
  • Unemployed: 11.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Menomonie city:

  • Never married: 58.5%
  • Now married: 29.1%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 6.9%

509 residents are foreign born (1.4% Asia, 0.7% Latin America).

This city:

3.1%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 36 registered sex offenders living in Menomonie, Wisconsin as of September 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Menomonie to the number of sex offenders is 88 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,111 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,052 (2.1%)

Menomonie satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eau Claire, WI (21.3 miles , pop. 61,704).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (58.8 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (299.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Red Cedar, WI (1.9 miles ), Downsville, WI (2.7 miles) , Tainter Lake, WI (2.7 miles ), Lucas, WI (2.8 miles ), Tainter, WI (2.9 miles ), Knapp, WI (3.1 miles ), Spring Brook, WI (3.2 miles ), Elk Mound, WI (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $68,300
  • 1998: 54 buildings, average cost: $71,200
  • 1999: 20 buildings, average cost: $85,200
  • 2000: 16 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2001: 18 buildings, average cost: $95,800
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $140,300
  • 2003: 27 buildings, average cost: $129,400
  • 2004: 35 buildings, average cost: $145,300
  • 2005: 37 buildings, average cost: $139,200
  • 2006: 14 buildings, average cost: $153,500
  • 2007: 21 buildings, average cost: $111,700
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $199,300
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $160,500
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $117,600
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $98,300
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $197,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.88 N, Longitude: 91.92 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +5,294 (+32.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 4,055 (50.8%)

Area code: 715

Menomonie household income distribution Menomonie home values distribution

Crime rates in Menomonie by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2013
Murders 000000003000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.019.20.00.00.0
Rapes 063236130123
per 100,000 0.039.619.913.119.639.26.519.40.06.312.218.5
Robberies 211112201012
per 100,000 13.36.66.66.66.513.113.00.06.40.06.112.3
Assaults 71681115122537791419
per 100,000 46.5105.653.072.198.278.4162.7239.144.756.885.7116.9
Burglaries 102851014365100525770525160
per 100,000 678.1560.9668.7281.8425.7653.6338.4368.3447.2328.2312.2369.2
Thefts 476444359401349330269372284274323370
per 100,000 3,164.32,930.12,377.02,628.32,285.52,156.91,750.52,403.61,814.51,729.11,977.32,276.9
Auto thefts 2631362817191610771411
per 100,000 172.8204.6238.4183.5111.3124.2104.164.644.744.285.767.7
Arson 34N/A503242141
per 100,000 19.926.4N/A32.80.019.613.025.812.86.324.56.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.8) 163.8185.4154.3135.5136.4157.1117.0155.1127.691.3111.2133.7

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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 Menomonie detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 32 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Wisconsin average:

2.19

Menomonie tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.5%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,070 (+7.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Menomonie, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Menomonie-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 13% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/4/1958, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 16.9 miles away from the Menomonie city center killed 21 people and injured 74 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/4/1958, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.2 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 50 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Menomonie-area historical earthquake activity is below Wisconsin state average. It is 95% 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 207.9 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 219.9 miles away from Menomonie 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 281.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 372.0 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 248.5 miles away from Menomonie center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 151.1 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 Duplin County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Menomonie topographic map

Birthplace of: Dukes Duford - Football player, Marvin Panch - Racing driver, Tim Krumrie - College football player, Ethan Iverson - Pianist, Tom Wiedenbauer - Baseball player, Vern Fuller - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Menomonie:

  • MAYO CLINIC HEALTH SYSTEM - RED CEDAR, INC (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 2321 STOUT RD)
  • MAYO CLINIC DIALYSIS - MENOMONIE (407 21ST ST)
  • ASIAN HOME HEALTH CARE (1202 NORTH BROADWAY)
  • AURORA COM HLTH (406 TECHNOLOGY DR E NO B)
  • DUNN CTY HOME HLTH CARE (800 WILSON AVE ROOM 219)
  • AMERICAN LUTHERAN HOME MENOMONIE (915 ELM AVE)
  • DUNN CTY HLTH CARE CTR (3001 US HWY 12 EAST)

Airports and heliports located in Menomonie:

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College/University in Menomonie:

  • University of Wisconsin-Stout (Full-time enrollment: 8,120; Location: 712 S. Broadway St.; Public; Website: www.uwstout.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Menomonie:

  • Chippewa Valley Technical College (about 22 miles; Eau Claire, WI; Full-time enrollment: 4,038)
  • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (about 22 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 10,143)
  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls (about 35 miles; River Falls, WI; FT enrollment: 5,868)
  • Century College (about 54 miles; White Bear Lake, MN; FT enrollment: 7,393)
  • Inver Hills Community College (about 56 miles; Inver Grove Heights, MN; FT enrollment: 4,049)
  • Metropolitan State University (about 57 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 6,159)
  • Dakota County Technical College (about 58 miles; Rosemount, MN; FT enrollment: 2,478)

Public high school in Menomonie:

  • Menomonie Hi (Students: 999; Location: 1715 5th St W; Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in Menomonie:

  • IMMANUEL BAPTIST CHURCH SCHOOL (Students: 15; Location: 2700 BROADWAY ST S; Grades: KG - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Menomonie:

  • Menomonie Mid (Students: 679; Location: 920 21st St S; Grades: 6-8)
  • Oaklawn El (Students: 654; Location: 500 21st St S; Grades: KG-5)
  • River Heights El (Students: 404; Location: 615 24th Ave W; Grades: KG-5)
  • Wakanda El (Students: 345; Location: 1801 Wakanda St NE; Grades: KG-5)

Private elementary/middle schools in Menomonie:

  • ST JOSEPH GRADE SCHOOL (Students: 173; Location: 910 WILSON AVE; Grades: PK - 6)
  • ST PAULS LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 87; Location: 1100 9TH ST E; Grades: PK - 8)
  • MENOMONIE ALLIANCE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 60; Location: 502 21ST ST N; Grades: KG - 8)
See full list of schools located in Menomonie

Library in Menomonie:

  • MENOMONIE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $788,302; Location: 600 WOLSKE BAY RD.; 46,124 books; 4,723 e-books; 8,446 audio materials; 4,635 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 7 other licensed databases; 215 print serial subscriptions; 3 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints This church is in Menomonie

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Notable locations in Menomonie: Menomonie Country Club (A), Menomonie Campground (B), Menomonie City Landfill (C), Wilson Place Museum (D), Wigen Hall (E), South Hall (F), North Hall (G), Merle M Price Commons (H), Menomonie City Hall (I), Memorial Student Center (J), Mabel Tainter Memorial Building (K), Johnson Fieldhouse (L), Jarvis Hall (M), Hovlid Hall (N), Harvey Hall (O), Fryklund Hall (P), Fleming Hall (Q), Dunn County Jail (R), Dunn County Courthouse (S), Bowman Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: L Mart Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Menomonie include: Christ Lutheran Church (A), Christs Church (B), First Church of God (C), First Congregational United Church of Christ (D), First Evangelical Church (E), Good Shepard Free Lutheran Church (F), Grace Episcopal Church (G), Immanuel Baptist Church (H), Menomonie Church of the Nazarene (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Halverson Cemetery (1), Evergreen Cemetery (2), Saint Josephs Cemetery (3), Potters Field Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Lake Menomin (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Gilbert Creek (A), Wilson Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Menomonie include: La Pointe Park (1), Lakeview Park (2), Point Comfort Park (3), Riverside Park (4), Sanna Park (5), Wakanda Park (6), Burton E Nelson Field (7), Dunn County Fairgrounds (8), Fowler Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Dunn County Historical Society (Museums; 1820 Wakanda Street Northwest) (1), Empire in Pine Museum (E4541 County Road Centre) (2), Mabel Tainter Memorial Theater - Administrative Office (Historical Places & Services; 205 Main Street East) (3), Russell J Rassbach Hertiage Museum (Historical Places & Services; 1820 Wakanda Street Northwest) (4), Menomonie Coaches (Tours & Charters; E4089 County Road Bb) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Country Inn-Suites Menomonie (320 Oak Avenue) (1), Americinn Lodge & Suites (1915 Broadway Street North) (2), Best Western Inn and Conf Ctr (1815 North Broadway) (3), Comfort Inn Menomonie (1721 Plaza Drive Northeast) (4), Motel 6 (2100 Stout Street) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Dunn County - Clerk Of Court (615 Stokke Parkway) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Dunn County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 43.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

43.9
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 10.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Menomonie and their reported violations in the past:

LITTLE ELK CREEK LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-21-2006), St Boil Water Order (DEC-21-2006), St Public Notif requested (DEC-21-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-16-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-19-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (OCT-09-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-11-2006), St Public Notif requested (OCT-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (OCT-27-2006), St Public Notif received (NOV-02-2006)
WHITE BIRCH CAMPGROUND (Address: 320 HELLER RD , Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-25-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-26-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
CEDAR FALLS ACRES MHP (Population served: 95, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-20-2010), St Boil Water Order (OCT-20-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-20-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-27-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-27-2005), St Public Notif requested (JUN-27-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-29-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUL-05-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-20-2005), St Public Notif requested (MAY-20-2005), St Boil Water Order (MAY-20-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAY-24-2005), St Public Notif received (MAY-24-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Other (FEB-29-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-26-2012)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-22-2009)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 26 regular monitoring violations
THUNDER HILL SPEEDWAY (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
TWIN SPRINGS CMPGD (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUL-12-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-14-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-14-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-19-2010), St Other (AUG-13-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-08-2011), St Other (JUN-08-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-11-2010), St Other (JUN-11-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-21-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-24-2010), St Other (FEB-28-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-30-2010), St Boil Water Order (APR-30-2010), St Public Notif received (APR-30-2010), St Public Notif requested (APR-30-2010), St Other (APR-30-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-06-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (MAY-29-2009), St Other (MAY-29-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-03-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUN-03-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-04-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-05-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-16-2010), St Other (JUL-16-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-16-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-23-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-26-2011)
PIONEER GRILL & SALOON (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-15-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-17-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-17-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-24-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-28-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-27-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-27-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-10-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-12-2012)
COUNTRYSIDE MOBILE HOMES (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Other (3 times from FEB-02-2009 to OCT-05-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from OCT-27-2009 to DEC-10-2009), St Public Notif received (FEB-23-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and OCT-2009, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-19-2008), St Public Notif requested (DEC-19-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-23-2008), St Other (3 times from JAN-07-2009 to JUN-11-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from OCT-27-2009 to DEC-10-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Other (JAN-18-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-29-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-30-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-30-2012)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 26 regular monitoring violations

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

  • VISION QUEST (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • VETERANS CENTER OF MENOMONIE (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TORCHS VALLEY BAR (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TRAILSIDE BAR (Address: E4102 CTY RD D , Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ST KATHERINES LUTHERN CHURCH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SALEM IRON CREEK UNITED METHODIST CHURCH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PINEWOOD GOLF COURSE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WHISPERING EMERALD RIDGE GAME FARM - CLUB HOUSE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WHISPERING EMERALD RIDGE GAME FARM - CABIN (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 27.5%
(27.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.3% for Black residents, 66.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.3% for American Indian residents, 4.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  42.7%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.9%
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: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Menomonie in 2010:

  • 2,931 people in college/university student housing
  • 167 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 130 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 38 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 15 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 9 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 6 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Menomonie in 2000:

  • 2,502 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 260 people in nursing homes
  • 104 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 34 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 9 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 3 people in other group homes

Menomonie, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Menomonie compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Menomonie (2011 data):

  • Dairy State Bank: North Menomonie Branch, Menomonie Branch, Downtown Branch. Info updated 2008/03/11: Bank assets: $453.0 mil, Deposits: $339.2 mil, headquarters in Rice Lake, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Dairy State Bancorp, Inc.
  • Bremer Bank, National Association: at 605 Second Street, North Menomonie Branch, East Menomonie Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $667.4 mil, Deposits: $488.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Otto Bremer Foundation
  • Citizens State Bank: Menomonie Branch at 398 Red Cedar, branch established on 2004/03/29; Menomonie Branch at 1602 North Broadway, branch established on 1990/10/01. Info updated 2010/06/02: Bank assets: $140.1 mil, Deposits: $131.9 mil, headquarters in Hudson, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Bancshares Of Woodville, Inc.
  • Bank Mutual: 717 Main Street Branch at 717 Main Street, branch established on 1943/09/01; Menomonie North Branch at 2409 Hils Court Northeast, branch established on 1997/04/01. 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
  • Citizens Community Federal: Menomonie at 180 Cedar Falls Rd, branch established on 2009/03/04. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $530.8 mil, Deposits: $444.7 mil, headquarters in Eau Claire, WI, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 28 total offices
  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Menomonie Branch at 500 Main Street, branch established on 1914/03/18. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal
  • Peoples State Bank of Plainview: Menomonie Branch at 1428 Broadway St N, branch established on 1998/07/08. Info updated 2007/10/02: Bank assets: $179.0 mil, Deposits: $142.5 mil, headquarters in Plainview, MN, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Wrz Bankshares, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Menomonie, Wisconsin:

  • Super 8 Motel Menomonie, 1622 N Broadway, Menomonie, WI 54751 , Phone: (715) 235-8889, Fax: (715) 235-9127
  • Americinn, 1915 North Broadway, Menomonie, WI 54751 , Phone: (715) 235-4800
  • Country Inn & Suites, 320 Oak Ave, Menomonie, WI 54751 , Phone: (715) 235-5664, Fax: (715) 233-3241
  • Comfort Inn Menomonie, 1721 Plz Dr NE, Menomonie, WI 54751 , Phone: (715) 233-1500, Fax: (715) 233-6198
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Menomonie, Wisconsin

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
Wisconsin average:

10.5

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (50%)
  • Utility gas (41%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

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Neighborhoods in Menomonie:

(Menomonie, Wisconsin Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Menomonie city (based on Dunn County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant11,52231
Evangelical Protestant4,72232
Catholic4,4225
Other4806
None22,711-
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
Dunn County:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Dunn County:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Dunn County:

4.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Here:

7.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.2%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Dunn County:

26.8%
Wisconsin:

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

13.0%
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 5$21,601$51,8420$0
Other Government Administration 4$19,852$59,5561$1,300
Police Protection - Officers 27$145,820$64,8090$0
Police - Other 5$17,826$42,7820$0
Firefighters 28$150,786$64,62314$2,026
Fire - Other 1$2,819$33,8280$0
Streets and Highways 16$76,347$57,2600$0
Solid Waste Management 1$3,997$47,9640$0
Sewerage 7$30,416$52,1420$0
Parks and Recreation 9$38,343$51,12424$4,269
Natural Resources 1$4,750$57,0000$0
Water Supply 6$23,924$47,8480$0
Local Libraries 6$21,312$42,62419$19,025
Other and Unallocable 3$12,936$51,74443$7,940
Totals for Government 119$570,729$57,553101$34,560

Menomonie government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,237,000 ($76.57)
    Parks and Recreation: $178,000 ($11.02)
    General - Other: $154,000 ($9.53)
    Housing and Community Development: $128,000 ($7.92)
    Sewerage: $23,000 ($1.42)
    Libraries: $22,000 ($1.36)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,350,000 ($207.35)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,642,000 ($163.53)
    Regular Highways: $1,895,000 ($117.29)
    Sewerage: $1,635,000 ($101.20)
    Water Utilities: $1,308,000 ($80.96)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,207,000 ($74.71)
    General - Other: $665,000 ($41.16)
    Libraries: $619,000 ($38.31)
    Central Staff Services: $368,000 ($22.78)
    Solid Waste Management: $328,000 ($20.30)
    Financial Administration: $294,000 ($18.20)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $217,000 ($13.43)
    General Public Buildings: $171,000 ($10.58)
    Health - Other: $108,000 ($6.68)
    Air Transportation: $101,000 ($6.25)
    Parking Facilities: $80,000 ($4.95)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $71,000 ($4.39)
    Housing and Community Development: $20,000 ($1.24)
    Natural Resources - Other: $14,000 ($0.87)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,287,000 ($79.66)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Regular Highways: $74,000 ($4.58)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Regular Highways: $57,000 ($3.53)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $472,000 ($29.22)
    Police Protection: $104,000 ($6.44)
    Regular Highways: $37,000 ($2.29)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,745,000 ($417.49)

Menomonie government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,677,000 ($103.80)
    All Other: $612,000 ($37.88)
    Solid Waste Management: $465,000 ($28.78)
    Parks and Recreation: $330,000 ($20.43)
    Parking Facilities: $191,000 ($11.82)
    Regular Highways: $141,000 ($8.73)
    Air Transportation: $63,000 ($3.90)
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,000 ($0.25)
    Housing and Community Development: $3,000 ($0.19)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $182,000 ($11.27)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $326,000 ($20.18)
    Sewerage: $98,000 ($6.07)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $578,000 ($35.78)
    Special Assessments: $401,000 ($24.82)
    Interest Earnings: $400,000 ($24.76)
    Fines and Forfeits: $373,000 ($23.09)
    Sale of Property: $252,000 ($15.60)
    Donations From Private Sources: $61,000 ($3.78)
    Rents: $38,000 ($2.35)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,540,000 ($95.32)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,937,000 ($243.69)
    Highways: $907,000 ($56.14)
    All Other: $606,000 ($37.51)
    Sewerage: $102,000 ($6.31)
  • Tax - Property: $4,527,000 ($280.21)
    Other Selective Sales: $200,000 ($12.38)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $193,000 ($11.95)
    Other License: $95,000 ($5.88)
    NEC: $93,000 ($5.76)

Menomonie government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,522,000 ($1765.41)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,250,000 ($1624.78)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,402,000 ($396.26)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,130,000 ($255.63)

Menomonie government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,213,000 ($75.08)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,797,000 ($730.19)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $886,000 ($54.84)

Strongest AM radio stations in Menomonie:

  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WAYY (790 AM; 5 kW; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WEAQ (1150 AM; 5 kW; CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WOGO (680 AM; 3 kW; HALLIE, WI; Owner: STEWARDS OF SOUND, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WXCE (1260 AM; 5 kW; AMERY, WI; Owner: LAKE COUNTRY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Menomonie:

  • WRJF-LP (101.7 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL (CHURCH) OF MENOMONIE)
  • WHWC (88.3 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • W211AY (90.1 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WVSS (90.7 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WMEQ-FM (92.1 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WECL (92.9 FM; ELK MOUND, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • WAXX (104.5 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • WUEC (89.7 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WDMO (95.9 FM; DURAND, WI; Owner: ZOE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WATQ (106.7 FM; CHETEK, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWIB (103.7 FM; HALLIE, WI; Owner: STEWARDS OF SOUND, INC.)
  • WBIZ-FM (100.7 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXPT (104.1 FM; ST. LOUIS PARK, MN; Owner: THE AUDIO HOUSE, INC.)
  • WQRB (95.1 FM; BLOOMER, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIAL (94.1 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • WISM-FM (98.1 FM; ALTOONA, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVCF (90.5 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • KWNG (105.9 FM; RED WING, MN; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHEM (91.3 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: FOURTH DIMENSION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Menomonie:

  • WHWC-TV (Channel 28; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WEUX (Channel 48; CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI; Owner: GRANT MEDIA INC.)
  • WQOW-TV (Channel 18; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: WXOW-WQOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WEAU-TV (Channel 13; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: WEAU LICENSEE CORP.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Menomonie fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 166m545ftTotal length
  • $2,747,000Total costs
  • 268,316Total average daily traffic
  • 39,104Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11940-1949
  • 81950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 61990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Menomonie, WI
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Menomonie)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 117 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Menomonie, WI)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 161 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Menomonie)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 28 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Menomonie)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 49
  • Hazardous Condition: 20
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Menomonie

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Menomonie, WI
Businesses in Menomonie, WI
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Advance Auto Parts1Maurices1
AmericInn1McDonald's1
Applebee's1Motel 61
Arby's1Nike1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Caribou Coffee1Quality1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Curves1Sears1
Dairy Queen1Subway3
Domino's Pizza1Super 81
Econo Lodge1T-Mobile2
FedEx3Taco Bell1
Ford1True Value1
GameStop1U-Haul1
Goodwill1UPS5
H&R Block1Vans1
Jimmy John's1Walgreens1
Kmart1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1Wendy's1
Lane Furniture1

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