Mequon, Wisconsin

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Population in 2013: 23,334 (85% urban, 15% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.9%
 
Males: 11,547  (49.5%)
Females: 11,787  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  49.7 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 53092, 53097.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $100,943 (it was $90,733 in 2000)
Mequon:

$100,943
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $60,036 (it was $48,333 in 2000)

Mequon city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $322,258 (it was $246,600 in 2000)
Mequon:

$322,258
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $442,376; Detached houses: $479,590; Townhouses or other attached units: $296,392; In 2-unit structures: $824,044; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $170,933; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $128,670

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,407.

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  • Races in Mequon, WI (2013)

    Mequon races chart
    • 21,31791.8%White alone
    • 7313.1%Black alone
    • 5752.5%Asian alone
    • 3811.6%Hispanic
    • 1820.8%Two or more races
    • 450.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Mequon: 102.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (31.3%), Irish (10.4%), English (7.4%), Polish (7.1%), Italian (4.0%), United States (3.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1957

Elevation: 700 feet

Land area: 46.2 square miles.

Population density: 505 people per square mile   (low).

Mequon,WI real estate house value index trend

Mequon, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Mequon:

  • High school or higher: 97.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 60.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mequon city:

  • Never married: 19.7%
  • Now married: 64.0%
  • Separated: 0.1%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

1,693 residents are foreign born (3.6% Europe, 1.5% Asia).

This city:

7.3%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Mequon, Wisconsin as of August 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Mequon to the number of sex offenders is 2,111 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $5,021 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,298 (1.6%)

Mequon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Milwaukee, WI (11.9 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (96.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Thiensville, WI (1.2 miles ), Brown Deer, WI (1.9 miles ), Bayside, WI (2.0 miles ), River Hills, WI (2.1 miles ), Fox Point, WI (2.3 miles ), Cedarburg, WI (2.3 miles ), Grafton, WI (2.5 miles ), Glendale, WI (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 60 buildings, average cost: $267,500
  • 1998: 93 buildings, average cost: $278,500
  • 1999: 129 buildings, average cost: $314,800
  • 2000: 88 buildings, average cost: $399,500
  • 2001: 104 buildings, average cost: $363,300
  • 2002: 108 buildings, average cost: $361,200
  • 2003: 97 buildings, average cost: $422,700
  • 2004: 106 buildings, average cost: $411,000
  • 2005: 70 buildings, average cost: $518,800
  • 2006: 82 buildings, average cost: $514,900
  • 2007: 68 buildings, average cost: $429,200
  • 2008: 33 buildings, average cost: $523,900
  • 2009: 25 buildings, average cost: $509,900
  • 2010: 25 buildings, average cost: $572,000
  • 2011: 27 buildings, average cost: $544,900
  • 2012: 24 buildings, average cost: $446,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.22 N, Longitude: 87.96 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,983 (+12.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,152 (29.4%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 262

Mequon household income distribution Mequon home values distribution

Crime rates in Mequon by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 1000010000200
per 100,000 4.50.00.00.00.04.20.00.00.00.08.60.00.0
Rapes 100010301100N/A
per 100,000 4.50.00.00.04.20.012.60.04.24.20.00.0N/A
Robberies 3445015312432
per 100,000 13.618.117.121.20.04.221.112.84.28.517.212.98.6
Assaults 1191143302544130
per 100,000 4.585.847.016.912.512.50.08.521.117.017.255.90.0
Burglaries 32426451475830433325386622
per 100,000 145.6189.7273.6216.0196.6242.6126.4183.1139.3106.1163.6284.094.6
Thefts 14211617413115016789120120111162129119
per 100,000 646.1524.0743.8554.9627.4698.5375.0511.0506.6471.0697.3555.1511.5
Auto thefts 6136134144235
per 100,000 27.34.512.825.44.212.516.94.316.917.08.612.921.5
Arson 14N/A1000001001
per 100,000 4.518.1N/A4.20.00.00.00.00.04.20.00.04.3
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 57.258.465.950.246.059.342.540.041.137.867.359.432.1

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Crime rate in Mequon detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 44 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
Wisconsin average:

2.19
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.2%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +2,734 (+14.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Mequon, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Mequon-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 19% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/22/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.0 miles away from the Mequon city center injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/27/1984, a category F4 tornado 15.7 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mequon-area historical earthquake activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 330.1 miles away from the city center
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 131.1 miles away from Mequon center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 304.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 262.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 328.5 miles away from Mequon center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 362.4 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 Ozaukee County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mequon topographic map

Birthplace of: Coby Karl - College basketball player (Boise State Broncos), Oludare Adedokun - College football player (Brown Bears).

Hospitals and medical centers in Mequon:

  • COLUMBIA CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 13125 N PORT WASHINGTON RD)
  • COLUMBIA ST MARY'S HOSPITAL OZAUKEE, INC (Voluntary non-profit - Church, 13111 N PORT WASHINGTON RD)
  • HIGHLANDS AT NEWCASTLE PL (12600 N PORT WASHINGTON RD #300)
  • MEQUON HLTHCARE CTR (10911 N PORT WASHINGTON RD)
  • SARAH CHUDNOW CAMPUS (10995 N MARKET ST)

Heliports located in Mequon:

Amtrak station near Mequon:

  • 14 miles: MILWAUKEE (433 W. ST. PAUL AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

College/University in Mequon:

  • Concordia University-Wisconsin (Full-time enrollment: 5,253; Location: 12800 N Lake Shore Dr; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.cuw.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Mequon:

  • Cardinal Stritch University (about 7 miles; Milwaukee, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,595)
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (about 11 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 24,196)
  • Milwaukee Area Technical College (about 13 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 13,156)
  • Milwaukee School of Engineering (about 13 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Marquette University (about 13 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 9,844)
  • Waukesha County Technical College (about 19 miles; Pewaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 4,415)
  • Carroll University (about 21 miles; Waukesha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,313)

Public high school in Mequon:

  • Homestead Hi (Students: 1362; Location: 5000 W Mequon Rd; Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Mequon:

  • Wilson El (Students: 547; Location: 11001 N Buntrock Ave; Grades: PK-5)
  • Donges Bay El (Students: 461; Location: 2401 W Donges Bay Rd; Grades: PK-5)
  • Steffen Mid (Students: 416; Location: 6633 W Steffen Dr; Grades: 6-8)
  • Lake Shore Mid (Students: 414; Location: 11036 N Range Line Rd; Grades: 6-8)
  • Oriole Lane El (Students: 408; Location: 12850 N Oriole Ln; Grades: KG-5)

Private elementary/middle schools in Mequon:

  • LUMEN CHRISTI CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 483; Location: 11300 N SAINT JAMES LN; Grades: PK - 8)
  • TRINITY LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 144; Location: 10729 W FREISTADT RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • MEQUON MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 38; Location: 2505 W MEQUON RD; Grades: PK - T1)
See full list of schools located in Mequon

Library in Mequon:

  • FRANK L. WEYENBERG LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,058,637; Location: 11345 N. CEDARBURG RD.; 101,200 books; 10,382 e-books; 7,346 audio materials; 6,533 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 28 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 183 print serial subscriptions; 7 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • *Range Line Elementary closed. *WLTQ radio station no longer exists, it's now the Brew. *WLUM radio staion no longer exists, it's now WHQG. added by Amanda

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Notable locations in Mequon: Mee-Kwon Park Golf Course (A), Mequan Country Club (B), Missing Links Golf Course (C), Barthel Fruit Farm (D), Ozaukee Country Club (E), North Shore Country Club (F), Frenz Orchards (G), Mequon Ambulance Service Station 2 (H), Mequon Ambulance Service Station 1 (I), Thiensville Volunteer Fire Department and Ambulance (J), Mequon Fire Department Station 1 (K), Mequon Fire Department Station 2 (L), Thiensville City Hall (M), Mequan City Hall (N), Brooks Stevens Automotive Museum (O). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Mequan Pavilions Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Mequon include: Calvary Evangelical Lutheran Church (A), Trinity Lutheran Church (B), Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (C), Crossroads Church (D), Saint Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Old Settlers Rest Cemetery (1), Mequon Cemetery (2), Saint Francis Cemetery (3), Trinity Lutheran Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Pit Lake (A), Lac Du Cours (B), Thiensville Millpond 594 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Little Menomonee Creek (A), Pigeon Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Mequon include: Lilly Lane Nature Preserve (1), River Forest Nature Preserve (2), Shoreland Nature Preserve (3), Willow Bay Nature Preserve (4), Grasslyn Nature Preserve (5), River Barn Park (6), Settlers Park (7), Thiensville Village Park (8), Scout Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Mequon Nature Preserve (Nature Centers; 9700 North SWan Road # 91W) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotel: Mequon Country Inn (10240 North Cedarburg Road # 49W) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Court: Crown Court Property Limited (2233 West Mequon Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Ozaukee 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 2012 was 108. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

108
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.318. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.318
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 11.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.969. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.969
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.15
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 0.0169. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0169
U.S.:

0.0147

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

HUNTINGTON PARK (Population served: 600, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Other (JAN-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-12-2013)
LAKESIDE DEVELOPMENT CO (Population served: 303, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-09-2013), St Boil Water Order (MAY-09-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-09-2013), St Public Notif issued (MAY-10-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-10-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-24-2013)
TAYLOR & DUNNS PUBLIC HOUSE (Population served: 270, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-28-2012), St Boil Water Order (JUN-28-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-28-2012), St Public Notif issued (JUN-28-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-06-2012)
REUTER PAVILION (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (MAY-05-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-05-2006), St Public Notif requested (MAY-05-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-05-2006), St Other (MAY-06-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-11-2006)
HIGHLAND COLONY ESTATES CONDO (Address: 12900 N COLONY DRIVE , Population served: 88, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Other (JAN-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-06-2014)
LAKE COUNTRY APARTMENTS (Population served: 84, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Other (JAN-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PIGSKIN INN (Population served: 52, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In APR-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-29-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-29-2009), St Boil Water Order (APR-29-2009), St Public Notif issued (APR-30-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-01-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAY-08-2009)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In APR-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-11-2008), St Boil Water Order (APR-11-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-11-2008), St Public Notif issued (APR-14-2008), St Public Notif received (APR-14-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-17-2008), St Other (APR-17-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-01-2006), St Boil Water Order (MAY-01-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-03-2006), St Public Notif issued (MAY-03-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-08-2006)
STONY HILL PUB & GRILL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-28-2011), St Boil Water Order (JUL-28-2011), St Public Notif issued (AUG-01-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-12-2011)

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

  • OZAUKEE COUNTRY CLUB MAINTENANCE BUILDING (Population served: 525, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RIVER BARN PARK (Population served: 450, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NORTHSHORE MOBIL (Population served: 304, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MEQUON CITGO (Population served: 302, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • THE HIGHLAND HOUSE (Population served: 205, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BRIGHTON RIDGE SUBDIVISION (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HADDONSTONE SUBDIVISION (Population served: 195, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • UNITARIAN CHURCH NORTH (Population served: 170, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • COUNTRY TERRACE CONDO HOMES (Population served: 160, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MEQUON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH & DAYCARE (Population served: 146, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.2%
(3.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.4% for Black residents, 4.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  76.3%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.1%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Mequon in 2010:

  • 1,089 people in college/university student housing
  • 64 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Mequon in 2000:

  • 156 people in nursing homes
  • 55 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 15 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 2 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards

Mequon, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Mequon compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Banks with most branches in Mequon (2011 data):

  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Mequon Branch, Mequon Branch, Mequon Branch. 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
  • Guaranty Bank: Mequon Kohl's Branch at 10930 North Port Washington Road, branch established on 1996/06/26. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,179.1 mil, Deposits: $1,102.7 mil, headquarters in Milwaukee, WI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 166 total offices
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Mequon Branch at 11350 North Port Washington Road, branch established on 1998/05/11. 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
  • The Equitable Bank, S.S.B.: Mequon Branch at 11715 North Port Washington Road, branch established on 2005/05/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $406.8 mil, Deposits: $362.2 mil, headquarters in Wauwatosa, WI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices
  • Bank Mutual: 11249 N Port Washington Road Branch at 11249 N Port Washington Road, branch established on 1940/08/14. 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
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Mequon Branch at 11111 North Port Washington Road, branch established on 1967/08/14. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • North Shore Bank, FSB: 10806 N. Port Washington Road at 10806 N. Port Washington Road, branch established on 2009/08/14. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,769.3 mil, Deposits: $1,357.7 mil, headquarters in Brookfield, WI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 47 total offices
  • Associated Bank, National Association: Mequon Branch at 10509 North Port Washington Road, branch established on 2005/06/01. Info updated 2008/09/12: Bank assets: $21,715.0 mil, Deposits: $15,244.4 mil, headquarters in Green Bay, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 282 total offices, Holding Company: Associated Banc-Corp
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Mequon Branch at 5909 West Mequon Road, branch established on 1981/12/16. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Wisconsin average:

10.5

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mequon city (based on Ozaukee County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic28,6448
Evangelical Protestant14,46931
Mainline Protestant10,28920
Other1,24410
Orthodox2501
None31,499-
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: 13
Ozaukee County:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Ozaukee County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Ozaukee County:

3.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 81
Here:

9.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Ozaukee County:

25.1%
Wisconsin:

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

9.0%
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 4$19,840$59,5201$3,233
Other Government Administration 5$28,534$68,48212$11,544
Police Protection - Officers 36$227,420$75,8070$0
Police - Other 1$3,383$40,5961$2,403
Firefighters 1$8,004$96,04860$55,547
Fire - Other 0$0 1$1,851
Streets and Highways 28$176,254$75,5371$3,085
Sewerage 5$28,871$69,2900$0
Parks and Recreation 6$31,554$63,1080$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3$20,761$83,0441$1,641
Local Libraries 5$22,691$54,45818$20,752
Other and Unallocable 9$36,028$48,0374$8,226
Totals for Government 103$603,340$70,29299$108,282

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $762,000 ($32.66)
    Parks & Recreation: $107,000 ($4.59)
    Health - Other: $9,000 ($0.39)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $4,295,000 ($184.07)
    Police Protection: $3,854,000 ($165.17)
    Regular Highways: $3,716,000 ($159.25)
    Libraries: $1,087,000 ($46.58)
    Natural Resources - Other: $844,000 ($36.17)
    Central Staff Services: $823,000 ($35.27)
    Parks & Recreation: $779,000 ($33.38)
    Financial Administration: $660,000 ($28.28)
    Fire Protection: $606,000 ($25.97)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $409,000 ($17.53)
    General Public Buildings: $316,000 ($13.54)
    Health Services - Other: $313,000 ($13.41)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $210,000 ($9.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $17,000 ($0.73)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $2,000 ($0.09)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($0.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,431,000 ($61.33)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $157,000 ($6.73)
    Central Staff: $56,000 ($2.40)
    Police Protection: $52,000 ($2.23)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,273,000 ($311.69)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,581,000 ($67.76)
    All Other: $329,000 ($14.10)
    Parks & Recreation: $126,000 ($5.40)
    Regular Highways: $103,000 ($4.41)
    Solid Waste Management: $99,000 ($4.24)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $49,000 ($2.10)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $117,000 ($5.01)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,265,000 ($54.21)
    General Revenue, NEC: $408,000 ($17.49)
    Special Assessments: $31,000 ($1.33)
    Rents: $14,000 ($0.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,878,000 ($80.48)
    Highways: $954,000 ($40.88)
    All Other: $208,000 ($8.91)
  • Tax - Property: $12,802,000 ($548.64)
    NEC: $1,355,000 ($58.07)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $27,352,000 ($1172.20)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $26,424,000 ($1132.42)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $928,000 ($39.77)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $42,964,000 ($1841.26)

5.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($70,047 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.80%
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 Milwaukee County, WI  1.99% ($70,551 average AGI)
from Washington County, WI  0.67% ($46,766)
from Waukesha County, WI  0.40% ($60,831)


5.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($58,096 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
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 Milwaukee County, WI  1.54% ($42,198 average AGI)
to Washington County, WI  0.71% ($59,864)
to Sheboygan County, WI  0.43% ($42,948)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mequon:

  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSH (1640 AM; 10 kW; SUSSEX, WI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WAUK (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WALT-WEST WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WOKY (920 AM; 5 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEMP (1250 AM; 5 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MILWAUKEE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMCS (1290 AM; 5 kW; GREENFIELD, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBKV (1470 AM; 3 kW; WEST BEND, WI; Owner: WEST BEND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mequon:

  • WLTQ (97.3 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMIL-FM (106.1 FM; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJZI (93.3 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)
  • WKTI-FM (94.5 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WXSS (103.7 FM; WAUWATOSA, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MILWAUKEE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKLH (96.5 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WUWM (89.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WLUM-FM (102.1 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)
  • WMWK (88.1 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRIT-FM (95.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFMR (106.9 FM; BROOKFIELD, WI; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF MILWAUKEE, LLC)
  • WLZR (102.9 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJMR-FM (98.3 FM; MENOMONEE FALLS, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WYMS (88.9 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE BOARD OF SCHOOL DIRECTORS)
  • WGLB-FM (100.1 FM; PORT WASHINGTON, WI; Owner: STARBOARD MEDIA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WFZH (105.3 FM; MUKWONAGO, WI; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVCY-FM (107.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WHAD (90.7 FM; DELAFIELD, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WBWI-FM (92.5 FM; WEST BEND, WI; Owner: WEST BEND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMYX-FM (99.1 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MILWAUKEE LICENSE, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Mequon:

  • WITI (Channel 6; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WITI LICENSE,INC.)
  • WDJT-TV (Channel 58; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WDJT-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WISN-TV (Channel 12; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WISN HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WMLW-CA (Channel 46; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W63CU (Channel 63; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPXE (Channel 55; KENOSHA, WI; Owner: PAXSON MILWAUKEE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMVT (Channel 36; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WMVS (Channel 10; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WVTV (Channel 18; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WVTV LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WCGV-TV (Channel 24; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WCGV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTMJ-TV (Channel 4; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WVCY-TV (Channel 30; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WMKE-CA (Channel 7; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: KM LPTV OF MILWAUKEE, L.L.C.)
  • WJJA (Channel 49; RACINE, WI; Owner: TV-49, INC.)
  • WWRS-TV (Channel 52; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
  • WTAS-LP (Channel 43; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WAUKESHA TOWER ASSOCIATES)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Mequon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 21Number of bridges
  • 105m344ftTotal length
  • $4,255,000Total costs
  • 385,280Total average daily traffic
  • 12,504Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 121960-1969
  • 31980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2012
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Mequon, WI
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED33$218,063225$304,4431,289$260,30646$146,3313$854,00030$223,037
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$71,00014$332,04176$294,0396$47,8230$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$196,55115$224,003184$301,46810$78,1790$07$225,941
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$144,07116$365,064145$278,3362$62,5000$05$363,760
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$101,9307$331,76645$302,4031$20,0000$03$154,890

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 6601.00 , 6602.00, 6603.01, 6603.03, 6603.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED38$226,47724$235,420
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$214,5008$278,768
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$581,2603$331,163
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$209,440
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$250,8200$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 6601.00 , 6602.00, 6603.01, 6603.03, 6603.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 37
  • Hazardous Condition: 65
  • Service Call: 6

Incident types - Mequon

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mequon, WI
Most common first names in Mequon, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1183.1 years
Robert1077.0 years
William1072.5 years
Dorothy985.7 years
James870.2 years
Frank783.7 years
Alice688.5 years
Viola679.8 years
Harold586.6 years
Ruth581.8 years
Most common last names in Mequon, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lemke690.3 years
Mueller585.2 years
Hilgendorf484.7 years
Gierach374.0 years
Clausing386.3 years
Mutz380.0 years
Heiden382.4 years
Mayer385.0 years
Stern387.0 years
Thompson376.7 years
Businesses in Mequon, WI
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Men's Wearhouse1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Nike1
Best Western1Office Depot1
Caribou Coffee1Panera Bread1
DHL1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1Subaru1
Famous Footwear1Subway1
FedEx4U-Haul1
Jimmy John's1UPS10
Jones New York1Walgreens1
McDonald's1

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