Millston, Wisconsin

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Population in 2010: 159. Population change since 2000: +16.9%
 
Males: 83  (52.2%)
Females: 76  (47.8%)
Median resident age:  47.1 years
Wisconsin median age:  42.6 years
Estimated median household income in 2012: $31,065 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Millston:

$31,065
WI:

$51,059
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $22,764 (it was $18,914 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $99,893 (it was $64,300 in 2000)
Millston:

$99,893
WI:

$165,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $102,186; Detached houses: $116,387; Mobile homes: $37,494
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  • White alone - 149 (93.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (3.1%)
  • Hispanic - 4 (2.5%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.6%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Millston: 151.7 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (44.1%), Norwegian (28.7%), United States (16.2%), Irish (10.3%), Czech (4.4%), English (4.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 920 feet

Land area: 70.9 square miles.

Population density: 2.2 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Millston:

  • High school or higher: 71.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 12.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Millston town:

  • Never married: 13.9%
  • Now married: 55.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 12.2%
  • Divorced: 18.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Millston town:  1.3% ($850)
Wisconsin:  2.0% ($2,245)
Millston satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: La Crosse, WI (40.2 miles , pop. 51,818).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (100.0 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (221.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: New Lyme, WI (2.4 miles) , Warrens, WI (2.9 miles ), Brockway, WI (3.2 miles ), Komensky, WI (3.4 miles ), Black River Falls, WI (3.5 miles ), Bear Bluff, WI (3.6 miles) , Cataract, WI (3.6 miles) , Little Falls, WI (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 44.21 N, Longitude: 90.64 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 608

Millston household income distribution Millston home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.7%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -16 (-10.5%).
Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (25%)
  • Machinery (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (11%)
  • Metal and metal products (7%)
  • Food and beverage stores (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (40%)
  • Metal and metal products (10%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, and components (10%)
  • U. S. Postal service (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (18%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (18%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Electricians (11%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (7%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (35%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Other financial specialists (10%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (10%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (10%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (10%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10%)

Average climate in Millston, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Millston-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 14% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.8 miles away from the Millston town center killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.2 miles away from the town center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Millston-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 89% 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 209.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 283.2 miles away from Millston center
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 422.9 miles away from the city 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 398.8 miles away from the city 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 182.4 miles away from Millston center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 294.8 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 Jackson County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Millston topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Millston:

  • GUNDERSEN LUTHERAN RENAL DIALYSIS - BLACK RIVER FALLS (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; BLACK RIVER FALLS, WI)
  • BLACK RIVER MEMORIAL HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; BLACK RIVER FALLS, WI)
  • BLACK RIVER MEM HSPTL Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; BLACK RIVER FALLS, WI)
  • FAMILY HERITAGE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BLACK RIVER FALLS, WI)
  • TOMAH VA MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 16 miles away; TOMAH, WI)

Amtrak station near Millston:

  • 17 miles: TOMAH (W. WASHINGTON ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Millston:

  • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (about 41 miles; La Crosse, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,837)
  • Western Technical College (about 41 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 3,377)
  • Viterbo University (about 42 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,848)
  • Mid-State Technical College (about 45 miles; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; FT enrollment: 2,128)
  • Winona State University (about 52 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 8,397)
  • Saint Mary's University of Minnesota (about 54 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 4,022)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 58 miles; Stevens Point, WI; FT enrollment: 9,089)

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Cemetery: Brookside Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Lee Lake (A), Lee Lake 15 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Millston: Robinson Creek Pines State Natural Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Jackson 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 Millston and their reported violations in the past:

TRAILS END OF MILLSTON LLC INC (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
SCOOTERS PUB LLC (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-18-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-18-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2008), St Public Notif received (JUL-07-2008)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  62.9%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  11.4%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

0.0%
Whole state:

8.7%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

0.0%
Whole state:

3.7%

Millston compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly 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 (91%)
  • Electricity (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Wood (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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 Millston town (based on Jackson County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.03%
Here: 45.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchAssemblies of God
Adherents46.4%18.8%15.4%6.0%3.5%
Congregations32.4%8.8%17.6%8.8%5.9%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)United Church of ChristChurches of ChristEvangelical Free Church of AmericaOther
Adherents1.9%1.7%1.2%1.0%4.0%
Congregations2.9%2.9%2.9%2.9%14.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Jackson County:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Jackson County:

6.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

9.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

28.6%
Wisconsin:

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

14.5%
State:

13.0%

6.40% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,214 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.40%
Wisconsin average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from La Crosse County, WI  0.83% ($31,048 average AGI)
from Monroe County, WI  0.66% ($28,510)
from Trempealeau County, WI  0.59% ($25,091)


6.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,036 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
Wisconsin average:

6.22%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Trempealeau County, WI  0.92% ($25,044 average AGI)
to La Crosse County, WI  0.89% ($24,924)
to Monroe County, WI  0.63% ($29,681)

Strongest AM radio stations in Millston:

  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WKLJ (1290 AM; 5 kW; SPARTA, WI; Owner: SPARTA-TOMAH BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WCCN (1370 AM; 5 kW; NEILLSVILLE, WI; Owner: CENTRAL WISCONSIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKTY (580 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WLBL (930 AM; 5 kW; AUBURNDALE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WIZM (1410 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Millston:

  • WAXX (104.5 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • WVCX (98.9 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WWIS-FM (99.7 FM; BLACK RIVER FALLS, WI; Owner: WWIS RADIO, INC.)
  • WCOW-FM (97.1 FM; SPARTA, WI; Owner: SPARTA-TOMAH BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WXYM (96.1 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WBOG (94.5 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WIZM-FM (93.3 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WCCN-FM (107.5 FM; NEILLSVILLE, WI; Owner: CENTRAL WISCONSIN B/CG INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Millston:

  • WDLS-LP (Channel 35; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WEAU-TV (Channel 13; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: WEAU LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WKBT (Channel 8; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: QUEENB TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WXOW-TV (Channel 19; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: WXOW-WQOW TELEVISION, INC.)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 10
Total length: 21 meters (69ft)
Total average daily traffic: 64,648
Total average daily truck traffic: 9,478

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 1
  • 1960-1969: 6
  • 1970-1979: 0
  • 1980-1989: 0
  • 1990-1999: 1
  • 2000-2009: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Millston, WI

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Millston)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • MILLSTON, 4.4 Miles Nw On I-94 (Lat: 44.229833 Lon: -90.714000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WQGD363
    Assigned Frequencies: 6865.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/15/2006, Expiration Date: 12/15/2016, Certifier: John E Rooney
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • ML15AL281, N4402 Lambert Road (Lat: 44.228417 Lon: -90.715944), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQRA524
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/04/2013, Expiration Date: 04/04/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Whitney Rd., N Of Co. Tk. 0 And S. Of Tower Rd. (Lat: 44.220000 Lon: -90.540833), Type: Pole, Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: KNKL891
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.525 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/03/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/02/2008, Certifier: Stephan P Harmon
    Registrant: Richard S. Becker & Associates, Chartered, 7128 Fairfax Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, Phone: (301) 986-9005, Fax: (301) 986-8456, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
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