Mount Horeb, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 7,388 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +26.1%
 
Males: 3,702  (50.1%)
Females: 3,686  (49.9%)
Median resident age:  38.5 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 53572.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $68,146 (it was $55,513 in 2000)
Mount Horeb:

$68,146
WI:

$55,638

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $31,169 (it was $23,359 in 2000)

Mount Horeb village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $240,591 (it was $145,600 in 2000)
Mount Horeb:

$240,591
WI:

$168,300

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $228,577; Detached houses: $239,006; Townhouses or other attached units: $187,868; In 2-unit structures: $102,242; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $78,903

Median gross rent in 2015: $890.

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  • Races in Mount Horeb, WI (2010)

    Mount Horeb races chart
    • 6,66295.0%White alone
    • 1161.7%Hispanic
    • 1031.5%Two or more races
    • 540.8%Black alone
    • 420.6%Asian alone
    • 150.2%American Indian alone
    • 160.2%Other race alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Mount Horeb: 97.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (34.3%), Norwegian (22.4%), American (9.1%), European (4.3%), Swiss (4.2%), Albanian (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1899

Elevation: 1240 feet

Land area: 2.91 square miles.

Population density: 2,536 people per square mile   (average).

Mount Horeb,WI real estate house value index trend

Mount Horeb, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Mount Horeb:

  • High school or higher: 96.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mount Horeb village:

  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 55.0%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 15.6%

131 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.7%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Mount Horeb, Wisconsin as of April 23, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Mount Horeb to the number of sex offenders is 1,216 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $4,571 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $3,788 (1.8%)

Mount Horeb satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Madison, WI (17.8 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (132.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Springdale, WI (2.2 miles ), Blue Mounds, WI (2.2 miles ), Vermont, WI (2.4 miles ), Primrose, WI (2.8 miles ), Barneveld, WI (2.9 miles ), Brigham, WI (2.9 miles ), Perry, WI (2.9 miles ), Cross Plains, WI (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 48 buildings, average cost: $129,500
  • 1998: 58 buildings, average cost: $135,800
  • 1999: 50 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2000: 45 buildings, average cost: $167,000
  • 2001: 29 buildings, average cost: $136,600
  • 2002: 31 buildings, average cost: $136,600
  • 2003: 39 buildings, average cost: $192,100
  • 2005: 87 buildings, average cost: $198,800
  • 2006: 48 buildings, average cost: $191,600
  • 2007: 38 buildings, average cost: $169,400
  • 2008: 21 buildings, average cost: $180,800
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $179,100
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $188,300
  • 2011: 13 buildings, average cost: $214,800
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $236,200
  • 2013: 12 buildings, average cost: $252,800
  • 2014: 16 buildings, average cost: $309,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.01 N, Longitude: 89.73 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,690 (-22.4%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 995 (24.9%)

Area code: 608

Mount Horeb household income distribution Mount Horeb home values distribution

Crime rates in Mount Horeb by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.014.00.0
Rapes 0212010000110
per 100,000 0.033.616.532.70.016.10.00.00.00.014.214.00.0
Robberies 0311001010110
per 100,000 0.050.516.516.40.00.015.00.014.70.014.214.00.0
Assaults 1013111710210051005
per 100,000 169.4218.7181.0278.0162.832.215.00.00.070.2142.00.067.9
Burglaries 25191910143316141229191717
per 100,000 423.6319.6312.6163.5228.0531.3239.7203.4176.5407.3269.9238.0231.0
Theft 148112195200165116126981331089810773
per 100,000 2,507.61,883.93,208.33,270.62,686.91,867.71,887.91,423.61,956.21,516.91,392.01,498.2992.0
Auto thefts 1402443120110
per 100,000 16.967.30.032.765.164.445.014.529.40.014.214.00.0
Arson 00N/A232001N/A200
per 100,000 0.00.0N/A32.748.932.20.00.014.7N/A28.40.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.8) 177.1202.5219.2231.6161.2136.4103.472.397.4103.2119.7121.169.4

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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 Mount Horeb detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 13 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.48
Wisconsin average:

2.22

Mount Horeb tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.7%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,656 (+39.4%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Mount Horeb, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Mount Horeb-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 66% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Mount Horeb village center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/3/1983, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.2 miles away from the village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mount Horeb-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 329.5 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 115.2 miles away from Mount Horeb 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 305.2 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 362.0 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 328.6 miles away from Mount Horeb 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 90.2 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 Dane County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mount Horeb topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Mount Horeb:

  • INGLESIDE MANOR (407 N EIGHTH ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Mount Horeb:

  • REST HAVEN HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; VERONA, WI)
  • HEARTLAND COUNTRY VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BLACK EARTH, WI)
  • FOUR WINDS MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; VERONA, WI)
  • BADGER PRAIRIE HCC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; VERONA, WI)
  • ATTIC ANGEL PLACE HC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MIDDLETON, WI)
  • UNIV HSPTL HHA (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; MIDDLETON, WI)
  • ST MARYS CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MADISON, WI)

airports located in Mount Horeb:

Amtrak station near Mount Horeb:

  • 18 miles: MADISON (800 LANGDON ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Horeb:

  • Edgewood College (about 17 miles; Madison, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,455)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 18 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 18 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 34,621)
  • Madison Area Technical College (about 22 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 9,603)
  • Herzing University-Madison (about 25 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 3,160)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 43 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)
  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 52 miles; Whitewater, WI; FT enrollment: 11,124)

Public high school in Mount Horeb:

Public elementary/middle schools in Mount Horeb:

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Library in Mount Horeb:

  • MOUNT HOREB PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $617,048; Location: 105 PERIMETER ST.; 43,401 books; 8,370 e-books; 8,417 audio materials; 4,412 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 10 other licensed databases; 113 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Mount Horeb Volunteer Fire Department and Emergency Medical Service Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Mount Horeb include: Immanuel Lutheran Church (A), Mount Horeb Evangelical Lutheran Church (B), Saint Ignatius Catholic Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attractions: MT Horeb Mustard Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 100 West Main Street), MT Horeb Area Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 100 South 2nd Street), Little Norway (Tours & Charters; 3576 Cty Tk Jg).

Hotels: Arbor Rose Bed & Breakfast (200 North 2nd Street), Karakahl Country Inn (1405 Us Highway 18 And 15).

Court: Mt Horeb Village - Village Offices- Court Clerk- Utility Offices- Administrator's Of (138 East Main Street).

Dane 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 60.9. This is better than average.

City:

60.9
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.38. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.38
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.18. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.18
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00432. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00432
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 5.0%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  69.7%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.3%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
101 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
116 people in nursing homes in 2000
35 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Mount Horeb, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Mount Horeb (2011 data):

  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Auto Bank Branch at 1300 Business Highway 18-151 East, branch established on 1986/10/08; Mount Horeb Branch at 100 South First Street, branch established on 1901/05/15. 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
  • State Bank of Cross Plains: Mount Horeb Branch at 1740 Business Highway 18-151 East, branch established on 1990/02/26. Info updated 2011/07/11: Bank assets: $797.7 mil, Deposits: $698.4 mil, headquarters in Cross Plains, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: S.B.c.p. Bancorp, Inc.
  • AnchorBank, fsb: Mount Horeb Branch at 1889 Business 18 And 151 East, branch established on 1918/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $3,067.4 mil, Deposits: $2,481.9 mil, headquarters in Madison, WI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 56 total offices
  • Mound City Bank: Mount Horeb Branch at 1100 Business Highway 18/151 East, branch established on 2007/10/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $252.7 mil, Deposits: $208.6 mil, headquarters in Platteville, WI, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Mound City Financial Services, Inc.
  • Farmers Savings Bank: Mount Horeb Branch at 1833 Business Hwy 18/151, branch established on 2006/03/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $229.4 mil, Deposits: $207.1 mil, headquarters in Mineral Point, WI, positive income, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Wisconsin Bancshares Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Wisconsin average:

10.5

Mount Horeb travel time to work - commute Mount Horeb mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Mount Horeb village (based on Dane County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic106,03634
Mainline Protestant73,128113
Evangelical Protestant30,727146
Other12,96849
Black Protestant7795
Orthodox4454
None263,990-
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: 73
Dane County:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Dane County:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 154
Dane County:

3.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 382
Here:

8.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.0%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Dane County:

23.9%
Wisconsin:

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

11.1%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Mount Horeb:

60.1%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Mount Horeb:

63.0%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Mount Horeb:

27.1
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.3%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

6.5%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.1
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

31.1%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

67.5%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Mount Horeb:

83.6%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mount Horeb, 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 5$18,372$44,0930$0
Other Government Administration 2$10,647$63,8827$1,833
Judicial and Legal 1$2,878$34,5361$550
Police Protection - Officers 10$54,104$64,9250$0
Police - Other 1$3,195$38,3402$2,841
Streets and Highways 4$17,471$52,4130$0
Welfare 1$2,748$32,9762$2,635
Sewerage 4$20,225$60,6750$0
Parks and Recreation 4$16,027$48,0813$709
Water Supply 2$7,698$46,1880$0
Electric Power 5$27,830$66,7920$0
Local Libraries 4$14,451$43,35313$9,506
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,807
Totals for Government 43$195,646$54,59930$19,881

Mount Horeb government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Libraries: $1,760,000 ($238.22)
    Regular Highways: $567,000 ($76.75)
    Water Utilities: $292,000 ($39.52)
    Sewerage: $263,000 ($35.60)
    Electric Utilities: $169,000 ($22.87)
    Parks & Recreation: $123,000 ($16.65)
    Natural Resources - Other: $20,000 ($2.71)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,657,000 ($359.64)
    Sewerage: $859,000 ($116.27)
    Police Protection: $770,000 ($104.22)
    Parks & Recreation: $470,000 ($63.62)
    Water Utilities: $463,000 ($62.67)
    Regular Highways: $381,000 ($51.57)
    Libraries: $332,000 ($44.94)
    Solid Waste Management: $295,000 ($39.93)
    Fire Protection: $271,000 ($36.68)
    Central Staff Services: $175,000 ($23.69)
    Health Services - Other: $92,000 ($12.45)
    Natural Resources - Other: $80,000 ($10.83)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $75,000 ($10.15)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $59,000 ($7.99)
    General Public Buildings: $39,000 ($5.28)
    General - Other: $38,000 ($5.14)
    Financial Administration: $34,000 ($4.60)
    Housing & Community Development: $8,000 ($1.08)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $500,000 ($67.68)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $177,000 ($23.96)
    Regular Highways: $162,000 ($21.93)
    Sewerage: $140,000 ($18.95)
    Police Protection: $33,000 ($4.47)
    Water Utilities: $19,000 ($2.57)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,764,000 ($238.77)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($1.89)

Mount Horeb government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,006,000 ($136.17)
    Solid Waste Management: $269,000 ($36.41)
    Parks & Recreation: $217,000 ($29.37)
    All Other: $104,000 ($14.08)
    Housing & Community Development: $40,000 ($5.41)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($0.81)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $12,000 ($1.62)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $174,000 ($23.55)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $564,000 ($76.34)
    General Revenue, NEC: $198,000 ($26.80)
    Special Assessments: $121,000 ($16.38)
    Rents: $30,000 ($4.06)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,755,000 ($372.90)
    Water Utilities: $410,000 ($55.50)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $605,000 ($81.89)
    Highways: $252,000 ($34.11)
    All Other: $40,000 ($5.41)
  • Tax - Property: $2,115,000 ($286.28)
    NEC: $76,000 ($10.29)

Mount Horeb government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $2,760,000 ($373.58)
    Water Utilities: $235,000 ($31.81)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,775,000 ($510.96)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $740,000 ($100.16)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,952,000 ($534.92)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $5,397,000 ($730.51)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,754,000 ($372.77)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $746,000 ($100.97)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $2,330,000 ($315.38)
    Water Utilities: $235,000 ($31.81)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $458,000 ($61.99)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $8,054,000 ($1090.15)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $3,032,000 ($410.40)

6.00% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,234 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($186 average AGI)
Dane County:

0.03%
Wisconsin average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Milwaukee County, WI  0.30% ($34,934 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.28% ($50,103)
from Rock County, WI  0.25% ($35,033)


5.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,394 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($618 average AGI)
Dane County:

0.09%
Wisconsin average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Milwaukee County, WI  0.34% ($31,242 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  0.26% ($38,444)
to Columbia County, WI  0.25% ($43,088)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Horeb:

  • WLMV (1480 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WTDY (1670 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHA (970 AM; 5 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: BOARD REGENTS OF UNIV OF WI SYSTEM)
  • WIBA (1310 AM; 5 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTUX (1550 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MADISON, WI)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WNWC (1190 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SUN PRAIRIE, WI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Horeb:

  • WERN (88.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WIBA-FM (101.5 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZEE (104.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WORT (89.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: BACK PORCH RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W215AQ (90.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WMMM-FM (105.5 FM; VERONA, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WCJZ (96.3 FM; SAUK CITY, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNWC-FM (102.5 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WOLX-FM (94.9 FM; BARABOO, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WSUM (91.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS OF UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WWQM-FM (106.3 FM; MIDDLETON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT INC.)
  • WMGN (98.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WDMP-FM (99.3 FM; DODGEVILLE, WI; Owner: DODGE POINT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WEKZ-FM (93.7 FM; MONROE, WI; Owner: RONALD M.SPIELMAN & SCOTT THOMPSON)
  • W277AE (103.3 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: FAITH ACADEMY DBA WFEN)
  • WHHI (91.3 FM; HIGHLAND, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WKPO (105.9 FM; EVANSVILLE, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WMAD-FM (92.1 FM; SUN PRAIRIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Mount Horeb:

  • WISC-TV (Channel 3; MADISON, WI; Owner: TELEVISION WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • W38CT (Channel 38; MADISON, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W58CO (Channel 58; SAULT STE. MARIE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W23BW (Channel 23; MADISON, WI; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W08CK (Channel 8; MADISON-MIDDLETON, WI; Owner: HEALTHY'S, INC.)
Mount Horeb fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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


Mount Horeb fatal accident list:

Sep 29, 2010 05:10 PM, Sr-78, Lat: 43.00997, Lon: -89.73104, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jan 20, 1978 05:04 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • 9,176Total average daily traffic
  • 16Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 2881 Bergum Rd (Lat: 43.012222 Lon: -89.751222), Call Sign: KNCX532, Licensee ID: L00111369
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.980 MHzGrant Date: 01/16/1997, Expiration Date: 03/28/2002, Cancellation Date: 06/02/2002Registrant: Blue Mounds, Town Of, 2415 Cth Z, Blue Mounds, WI 53517, Phone: (608) 437-5802
  • Rt 1 1332 Primrose Rd (Lat: 42.927500 Lon: -89.658167), Call Sign: KNCZ249, Licensee ID: L00110256
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.980 MHzGrant Date: 02/24/2012, Expiration Date: 03/28/2022Registrant: Primrose, Town Of, 8468 County Highway A, Verona, WI 53593-9496, Phone: (608) 832-8056, Fax: (608) 832-8056
  • 105 N 2nd St (Lat: 43.009722 Lon: -89.742333), Call Sign: KNGN561, Licensee ID: L00091251
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.985 MHzGrant Date: 04/04/2003, Expiration Date: 05/09/2013, Cancellation Date: 07/13/2013Registrant: Mt Horeb Telephone Co, 105 N 2nd St, Mount Horeb, WI 53572
  • 405 North 8th St (Lat: 43.015250 Lon: -89.728722), Type: Building, Structure height: 14 m, Call Sign: WQQK650
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.740 MHzGrant Date: 01/15/2013, Expiration Date: 01/15/2023, Certifier: Donna M KruchtenRegistrant: Visiplex, Inc., 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, Phone: (847) 229-0250, Fax: (847) 229-0259, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • Mt. Horeb, 2442 Hwy 92 (Lat: 42.990028 Lon: -89.708361), Type: Mast, Structure height: 85.6 m, Overall height: 91.1 m, Call Sign: WQIS939
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHzGrant Date: 05/06/2008, Expiration Date: 05/06/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/06/2009, Certifier: William ChastainRegistrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • 78 & MAYFLOWER, 1762 Hwy 78 (Lat: 42.950806 Lon: -89.765167), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 50.2 m, Overall height: 53.3 m, Call Sign: WQQA805
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6345.49 MHzGrant Date: 10/10/2012, Expiration Date: 10/10/2022, Cancellation Date: 10/16/2012, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • DALEYVILLE, 1386 State Hwy 78 (Lat: 42.930000 Lon: -89.802667), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQQA808
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6286.19 MHzGrant Date: 10/10/2012, Expiration Date: 10/10/2022, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • MINERAL POIN, 9444 West Mineral Point Road (Lat: 43.056528 Lon: -89.715972), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 50.3 m, Call Sign: WQSG274
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHzGrant Date: 09/17/2013, Expiration Date: 09/17/2023, Certifier: John MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N Greenville Ave., 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:
  • ML70564A, 2442 State Hwy 92 (Lat: 42.990028 Lon: -89.708361), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 87.2 m, Overall height: 87.8 m, Call Sign: WQWT469
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/13/2015, Expiration Date: 11/13/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mount Horeb)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: VOGEL WALTER CUB SPECIAL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 24WV , Serial Number: 04, Year manufactured: 1994, Airworthiness Date: 01/29/1996
    Registrant (Corporation): J And J Aviation LLC, 305 Perimeter Rd, Mount Horeb, WI 53572
  • Aircraft: BALLOON WORKS FIREFLY 7-15 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 2581E , Serial Number: F7-864, Year manufactured: 1994, Airworthiness Date: 08/30/1994
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Christian Fitzsimmons, 124 Harvest Cir, Mount Horeb, WI 53572, Other Owners: Elizabeth Fitzsimmons
  • Aircraft: MURPHY KRISTOPHER R AVID MARK 4 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 276KM , Serial Number: 1593D, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 10/22/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Kristopher R Murphy, 745 Maple Dr, Mount Horeb, WI 53572
  • Aircraft: DJI PHANTOM 2 (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine:
    N-Number: 515U , Serial Number: PT645256541
    Registrant (Corporation): Birds Eye Solutions LLC, 1406 Bus Hwy 18 Ste 102, Mount Horeb, WI 53572
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5522U , Serial Number: 28-26237, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 08/08/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffrey N Albrecht, 2107 E Blue Mounds Rd, Mount Horeb, WI 53572
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150J (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 60016 , Serial Number: 15070005, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 12/21/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Steven F Meassick, 650 Perry Center Rd, Mount Horeb, WI 53572
  • Aircraft: GEHL DAVID CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 8612X , Serial Number: CH2-0106-2712, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 04/21/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Daivd J Gehl, 1261 County Road Z, Mount Horeb, WI 53572

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 ORIGINATED4$179,6259$168,98983$170,6865$86,9002$116,815
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$194,5909$208,2160$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$03$158,35713$206,7441$138,5601$156,160
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$08$216,6940$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$258,5900$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0128.00

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 ORIGINATED2$140,9303$216,840
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$208,905
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0128.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

TYROL BASIN CHALET (Population served: 390, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2013), St Boil Water Order (NOV-07-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-07-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-18-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-06-2014)
MT HOREB UNITED METHODIST CHURCH (Population served: 142, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2009), St Boil Water Order (NOV-09-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-11-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2009)
SPRINGDALE LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-04-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-04-2005), St Boil Water Order (AUG-04-2005), St Public Notif received (AUG-12-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-04-2005)

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

  • PERRY LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 503, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LIFE CHURCH (Population served: 102, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PERRY HOLY REDEEMER CATHOLIC CHURCH (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SYMDON MOTORS INC (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Service Call: 1
Most common first names in Mount Horeb, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4677.2 years
Robert2970.0 years
Mary2881.7 years
William2677.9 years
Joseph2380.2 years
Marie2184.6 years
Ruth2183.4 years
Dorothy2179.3 years
Anna1983.4 years
George1879.0 years
Most common last names in Mount Horeb, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson4280.2 years
Sutter2377.3 years
Kahl1876.0 years
Peterson1779.8 years
Anderson1783.9 years
Olson1779.8 years
Swiggum1577.4 years
Thompson1183.8 years
Keller1173.1 years
Kittleson1188.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Electricity (17%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in Mount Horeb, WI
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1True Value1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
MasterBrand Cabinets3Walgreens1

Mount Horeb compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Mount Horeb on our top lists:

  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of assaults per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #44 (53572) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Norwegian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #75 (53572) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Swiss first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
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