Milton, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 5,585 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.8%
 
Males: 2,919  (52.3%)
Females: 2,666  (47.7%)
Median resident age:  37.7 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 53563.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $52,797 (it was $43,201 in 2000)
Milton:

$52,797
WI:

$56,811

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $27,849 (it was $22,058 in 2000)

Milton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $139,638 (it was $107,300 in 2000)
Milton:

$139,638
WI:

$173,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $149,665; Detached houses: $144,707; Townhouses or other attached units: $127,798; In 2-unit structures: $639,897

Median gross rent in 2016: $757.

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  • Races in Milton, WI (2010)

    Milton races chart
    • 5,26795.0%White alone
    • 1332.4%Hispanic
    • 581.0%Asian alone
    • 510.9%Two or more races
    • 250.5%Black alone
    • 100.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Milton: 93.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (36.3%), Norwegian (10.5%), European (6.8%), American (6.4%), Irish (3.8%), Italian (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1969

Elevation: 880 feet

Land area: 3.23 square miles.

Population density: 1,728 people per square mile   (low).

Milton,WI real estate house value index trend

Milton, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Milton:

  • High school or higher: 91.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Milton city:

  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 48.9%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 15.5%

118 residents are foreign born (1.2% Latin America, 0.9% Europe, 0.4% Asia).

This city:

2.1%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Milton, Wisconsin as of December 10, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Milton to the number of sex offenders is 329 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,336 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,831 (2.4%)

Milton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Janesville, WI (7.2 miles , pop. 59,498).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (30.3 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (92.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Harmony, WI (1.8 miles ), Lake Koshkonong, WI (2.4 miles ), Fulton, WI (2.5 miles ), Janesville, WI (2.7 miles ), Edgerton, WI (2.7 miles ), Johnstown, WI (2.7 miles ), Sumner, WI (3.0 miles ), Albion, WI (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 28 buildings, average cost: $123,300
  • 1998: 28 buildings, average cost: $123,100
  • 1999: 29 buildings, average cost: $172,000
  • 2000: 20 buildings, average cost: $125,200
  • 2003: 19 buildings, average cost: $176,200
  • 2004: 17 buildings, average cost: $169,800
  • 2005: 14 buildings, average cost: $263,700
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $178,900
  • 2008: 18 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2011: 9 buildings, average cost: $160,200
  • 2012: 11 buildings, average cost: $160,200
  • 2013: 14 buildings, average cost: $160,200
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $500,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.78 N, Longitude: 88.96 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -243 (-4.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 677 (24.6%)

Area code: 608

Milton household income distribution Milton home values distribution

Crime rates in Milton by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2008 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 0002000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.036.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.017.90.0
Rapes 0000000001110
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.018.018.017.90.0
Robberies 4100004471201
per 100,000 76.819.40.00.00.00.068.971.8126.118.035.90.017.9
Assaults 1101437797766
per 100,000 19.219.40.018.269.051.4120.5125.7162.1126.1125.7107.2107.1
Burglaries 8511691010101614121117
per 100,000 153.796.918.6291.8155.2171.5172.1179.5288.2252.2215.5196.6303.5
Theft 6373405632766314810776475868
per 100,000 1,210.11,415.0744.71,021.2551.71,303.21,084.52,657.11,927.21,369.1844.11,036.61,214.1
Auto thefts 3524315431226
per 100,000 57.696.937.272.951.717.186.171.854.018.035.935.7107.1
Arson 0N/A0001N/A200022
per 100,000 0.0N/A0.00.00.017.1N/A35.90.00.00.035.735.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 278.0) 96.485.936.2143.750.975.8107.1171.3171.8118.9102.0129.6105.2

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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 Milton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 13 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Wisconsin average:

2.03

Milton tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.2%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +546 (+11.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (34%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Milton, Wisconsin

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Tornado activity:

Milton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 61% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/24/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.6 miles away from the Milton city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 45.0 miles away from the city center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Milton-area historical earthquake activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 87% 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 304.4 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 91.2 miles away from Milton 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 279.4 miles away from the city 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 337.1 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 303.2 miles away from Milton center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 293.0 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 Rock County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 4, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Milton topographic map

Birthplace of: Mike Saunders (Canadian football) - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Milton:

  • ROCK COUNTY HEALTH CTR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; JANESVILLE, WI)
  • DAVITA - JANESVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; JANESVILLE, WI)
  • EDGERTON HOSPITAL AND HEALTH SERVICES Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; EDGERTON, WI)
  • HOSPICE TEAM CARE INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; JANESVILLE, WI)
  • EDGERTON HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; EDGERTON, WI)
  • ST ELIZABETH NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; JANESVILLE, WI)
  • MERCY ASSISTED CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; JANESVILLE, WI)

Amtrak stations near Milton:

  • 5 miles: JANESVILLE (HWY. 26 & HWY. 14) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 8 miles: JANESVILLE (3136 EAST COUNTY ROAD O)
  • 20 miles: BELOIT (HWY. 75 & HWY. 51) - Bus Station . Services: call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Milton:

  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 12 miles; Whitewater, WI; Full-time enrollment: 11,124)
  • Madison Area Technical College (about 31 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 9,603)
  • Herzing University-Madison (about 31 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 3,160)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 31 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)
  • Edgewood College (about 31 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 31 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 34,621)
  • Rock Valley College (about 33 miles; Rockford, IL; FT enrollment: 6,269)

Public high school in Milton:

  • MILTON HIGH (Students: 994, Location: 114 W HIGH ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Milton:

  • NORTHSIDE INTERMEDIATE (Students: 751, Location: 159 NORTHSIDE DR, Grades: 4-6)
  • MILTON MIDDLE (Students: 455, Location: 20 E MADISON AVE, Grades: 7-8)
  • EAST ELEMENTARY (Location: 725 GREENMAN ST, Grades: PK-3)
  • WEST ELEMENTARY (Location: 825 W MADISON AVE, Grades: PK-3)
See full list of schools located in Milton

Library in Milton:

  • MILTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $225,258; Location: 430 E. HIGH ST., #100; 26,718 books; 6,548 audio materials; 2,338 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 23 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Milton: Oakridge Golf Course (A), Whitford Memorial Hall (B), Milton Township Hall (C), Milton Public Library (D), Milton House Museum (E), Milton Grange Hall (F), Milton City Hall (G), Milton Fire Department (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Milton include: Seventh Day Baptist Church (A), Seventh Day Adventist Church (B), Saint Mary Catholic Church (C), Saint Johns Lutheran Church (D), First United Methodist Church (E), First Congregational Church (F), Faith United Methodist Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Milton Cemetery (1), Milton Junction Cemetery (2), Saint Marys Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Milton include: La Mar Park (1), Central Park (2), Goodrich Park (3), Hilltop Park (4), Liberty Park (5), Milton College Historic District (6), North Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Main Hall (Museums; 513 College Street).

Rock County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 78.2. This is about average.

City:

78.2
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 33.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 11.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 7.7%
(6.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 68.3% for Black residents, 0.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 59.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.2%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.2%
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: 0.4% of all households
4 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Milton in 2000:

  • 14 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in homes for the physically handicapped

Milton, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Milton (2011 data):

  • Bank of Milton: Bank Of Milton at 323 Parkview Drive, branch established on 1884/03/25. Info updated 2010/06/14: Bank assets: $81.2 mil, Deposits: $69.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Milton Bancshares, Inc.
  • Milton Savings Bank: at 110 Parkview Drive, branch established on 1904/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $15.8 mil, Deposits: $14.5 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, 1 total offices
  • First Community Bank: at 202 Merchant Row, branch established on 1911/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $80.2 mil, Deposits: $67.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: First Community Bancshares Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Wisconsin average:

10.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Milton city (based on Rock County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic27,15812
Mainline Protestant24,20848
Evangelical Protestant22,17780
Other1,34713
Black Protestant9414
None84,500-
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: 22
Rock County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Rock County:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 65
Rock County:

4.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 130
Here:

8.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Rock County:

27.5%
Wisconsin:

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

13.5%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Milton:

48.3%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.7%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Milton:

29.1
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Milton:

20.9%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Milton:

10.9%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Milton:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Milton:

35.2%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

56.0%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.2%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Milton, WI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$11,553$69,3180$0
Other Government Administration 4$14,561$43,6831$1,337
Judicial and Legal 1$2,940$35,2800$0
Police Protection - Officers 12$54,110$54,1101$356
Streets and Highways 7$26,519$45,4611$2,130
Welfare 0$0 1$1,439
Sewerage 1$13,705$164,4600$0
Water Supply 2$8,358$50,1480$0
Local Libraries 2$6,996$41,9766$4,510
Totals for Government 31$138,742$53,70710$9,772

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $448,000 ($80.21)
    General Public Buildings: $396,000 ($70.90)
    Parks & Recreation: $76,000 ($13.61)
    Sewerage: $33,000 ($5.91)
    Libraries: $11,000 ($1.97)
    General: $4,000 ($0.72)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($0.36)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($0.18)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $671,000 ($120.14)
    Sewerage: $415,000 ($74.31)
    Water Utilities: $390,000 ($69.83)
    Regular Highways: $318,000 ($56.94)
    Central Staff Services: $294,000 ($52.64)
    Libraries: $185,000 ($33.12)
    Solid Waste Management: $179,000 ($32.05)
    Parks & Recreation: $168,000 ($30.08)
    Fire Protection: $101,000 ($18.08)
    Financial Administration: $95,000 ($17.01)
    General - Other: $87,000 ($15.58)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $58,000 ($10.38)
    General Public Buildings: $51,000 ($9.13)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $27,000 ($4.83)
    Housing & Community Development: $26,000 ($4.66)
    Health Services - Other: $15,000 ($2.69)
    Natural Resources - Other: $5,000 ($0.90)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $484,000 ($86.66)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $78,000 ($13.97)
    Police Protection: $49,000 ($8.77)
    Regular Highways: $26,000 ($4.66)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,276,000 ($228.47)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $103,000 ($18.44)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $618,000 ($110.65)
    All Other: $44,000 ($7.88)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($2.15)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($0.72)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($0.18)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $25,000 ($4.48)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $304,000 ($54.43)
    General Revenue, NEC: $114,000 ($20.41)
    Rents: $45,000 ($8.06)
    Special Assessments: $18,000 ($3.22)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $359,000 ($64.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $916,000 ($164.01)
    Highways: $275,000 ($49.24)
    All Other: $90,000 ($16.11)
  • Tax - Property: $1,671,000 ($299.19)
    NEC: $66,000 ($11.82)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,720,000 ($307.97)
    Industrial Revenue: $1,620,000 ($290.06)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $6,607,000 ($1182.99)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $2,237,000 ($400.54)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $6,535,000 ($1170.10)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,655,000 ($296.33)
    Other, NEC: $1,600,000 ($286.48)
    Industrial Revenue: $1,385,000 ($247.99)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $235,000 ($42.08)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $709,000 ($126.95)
    Water Utilities: $65,000 ($11.64)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,264,000 ($1300.63)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,280,000 ($408.24)

4.18% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,510 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.18%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($208 average AGI)
Rock County:

0.03%
Wisconsin average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dane County, WI  0.76% ($37,595 average AGI)
from Winnebago County, IL  0.43% ($30,690)
from Walworth County, WI  0.30% ($32,387)


4.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,110 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.50%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($152 average AGI)
Rock County:

0.03%
Wisconsin average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dane County, WI  0.81% ($35,033 average AGI)
to Winnebago County, IL  0.39% ($35,508)
to Walworth County, WI  0.24% ($37,582)

Strongest AM radio stations in Milton:

  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCLO (1230 AM; 1 kW; JANESVILLE, WI; Owner: SOUTHERN WISCONSIN BROADCASTING, LLC.)
  • WLMV (1480 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WTDY (1670 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WTJK (1380 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BELOIT, IL; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHA (970 AM; 5 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: BOARD REGENTS OF UNIV OF WI SYSTEM)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Milton:

  • WSJY (107.3 FM; FORT ATKINSON, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WJVL (99.9 FM; JANESVILLE, WI; Owner: SOUTHERN WISCONSIN BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WKPO (105.9 FM; EVANSVILLE, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WSLD (104.5 FM; WHITEWATER, WI; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WERN (88.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WZEE (104.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJJO (94.1 FM; WATERTOWN, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGMENT, INC.)
  • WORT (89.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: BACK PORCH RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIBA-FM (101.5 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKCH (106.5 FM; WHITEWATER, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WMGN (98.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WSUW (91.7 FM; WHITEWATER, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS, UNIV. OF WIS.)
  • WHAD (90.7 FM; DELAFIELD, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WFEN (88.3 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAITH ACADEMY, DBA WFEN)
  • WMMM-FM (105.5 FM; VERONA, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WKMQ-FM (96.7 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGFB (103.1 FM; ROCKTON, IL; Owner: WRWC, Inc.)
  • WGSL (91.1 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE CENTER SCHOOL)

TV broadcast stations around Milton:

  • WISC-TV (Channel 3; MADISON, WI; Owner: TELEVISION WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • W65EE (Channel 65; JANESVILLE, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WMSN-TV (Channel 47; MADISON, WI; Owner: WMSN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKOW-TV (Channel 27; MADISON, WI; Owner: WKOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHA-TV (Channel 21; MADISON, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WMTV (Channel 15; MADISON, WI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WIFR (Channel 23; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVO (Channel 17; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WINNEBAGO TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WFBN-LP (Channel 33; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W23BW (Channel 23; MADISON, WI; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Milton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Milton fatal accident list:

Feb 10, 2012 08:50 PM, Sr-26, Arthur Dr, Lat: 42.76122, Lon: -88.93923, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Jul 9, 2011 02:17 PM, Sr-59, Lat: 42.78171, Lon: -88.95686, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 18, 2001 06:05 AM, Sr-26, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 6, 1998 12:08 AM, Sr-59, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 15, 1996 00:40 AM, 26, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 3, Drunken persons involved: 1
Dec 4, 1996 07:38 PM, 26, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 71m233ftTotal length
  • $1,889,000Total costs
  • 188,850Total average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 22000-2009
  • 132010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Milton, WI

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2
  • 8916 North John Paul Road (66596) (Lat: 42.799417 Lon: -88.945333), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 56.4 m, Overall height: 58.2 m, Call Sign: KNKA498
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 08/15/2006, Expiration Date: 10/01/2016Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • Milton Site- 9357 John Paul Road (Lat: 42.810000 Lon: -88.943722), Structure height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: KNKA721
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 01/08/2008, Expiration Date: 01/22/2018, Certifier: Kenneth R MeyersRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • PETER M CONNOLLY, 9357 John Paul Road (Lat: 42.810000 Lon: -88.943611), Type: 76.2, Overall height: 73.2 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnoll@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, N.W., SUI
  • Peter M Connolly, 9357 John Paul Road (Lat: 42.810000 Lon: -88.943611), Type: 76.2, Overall height: 73.2 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnoll@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, N.W., SUI
  • Peter M Connolly, 9357 John Paul Road (Lat: 42.810000 Lon: -88.943611), Type: 76.2, Overall height: 73.2 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnoll@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, N.W., SUI
  • STEVEN T CAMPBELL, 9357 John Paul Road (Lat: 42.810000 Lon: -88.943611), Type: 76.2, Structure height: 55105 m, Overall height: 73.2 m, Registrant: 2029553000, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, 800 17TH STREET NW, SUITE 1100
  • 9357 John Paul Road (Lat: 42.810000 Lon: -88.943611), Type: 76.2, Overall height: 73.2 m, Registrant: 2024675700, Linda.Hartman@koteen.Com, 1150 CONNECTICUT AVE #1000

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Milton, WI)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • MILTON, 9357 John Paul Road (Lat: 42.810000 Lon: -88.943611), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 73.2 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WQFV864
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHzGrant Date: 10/17/2006, Expiration Date: 10/17/2016, Certifier: John E RooneyRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • MILTON WT, Milton Water Tower (Lat: 42.780917 Lon: -88.966139), Type: Tank, Structure height: 48 m, Call Sign: WQJU848
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/07/2009, Expiration Date: 01/07/2019, Certifier: David H SleeterRegistrant: Rock County Wisconsin, 3530 North County Highway F, Janesville, WI 53547, Phone: (608) 757-5040, Fax: (608) 757-5920, Email:
  • NXMLTN1, Lat: 42.816306 Lon: -88.871750, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WQLN257
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/12/2010, Expiration Date: 03/12/2020, Certifier: Jon D AuerRegistrant: Netwurx, 55 E. Sumner St., Hartford, WI 53027, Phone: (414) 831-3466, Fax: (262) 670-6659, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Milton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Milton)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$128,7804$86,98329$140,4402$51,5652$69,065
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$02$169,4050$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$104,7306$161,3700$01$45,540
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$03$176,4030$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$163,5600$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0031.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$113,2302$130,155
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$118,460
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0031.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

FULTON UTILITY DISTRICT (Population served: 200, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-12-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-12-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-20-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-28-2010)
  • One minor monitoring violation

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

  • OAK RIDGE GOLF COURSE (Population served: 208, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • OAK RIDGE - BONNIE MEADE GOLF COURSE (Population served: 108, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • QUAIL RUN GOLF LINKS (Population served: 106, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LUCYS HIDEAWAY (Population served: 70, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LAKELAND RV CENTER & CAMPGROUND (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SNUFFYS STILL INN (Population served: 55, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PETTITS LAKEVIEW LODGE - BEACH CLUB (Population served: 46, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in Milton, WI
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Burger King1Nike1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1UPS1

Milton compared to Wisconsin state average:

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

Milton on our top lists:

  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2002 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
There are 20 pilots and 17 other airmen in this city.
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