New Glarus, Wisconsin

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Population in 2013: 2,160 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.3%
 
Males: 1,055  (48.9%)
Females: 1,105  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  47.6 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 53574.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $51,825 (it was $45,000 in 2000)
New Glarus:

$51,825
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,947 (it was $21,392 in 2000)

New Glarus village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $153,343 (it was $111,600 in 2000)
New Glarus:

$153,343
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $192,627; Detached houses: $201,980; Townhouses or other attached units: $138,494; In 2-unit structures: $114,970; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $233,200; Mobile homes: $23,647

Median gross rent in 2013: $723.

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  • Races in New Glarus, WI (2010)

    New Glarus races chart
    • 2,07895.7%White alone
    • 572.6%Hispanic
    • 140.6%Black alone
    • 120.6%Asian alone
    • 90.4%Two or more races
    • 10.05%American Indian alone
    • 10.05%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in New Glarus: 89.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (27.5%), Norwegian (20.0%), Swiss (18.9%), English (7.8%), Irish (5.1%), United States (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1901

Elevation: 900 feet

Land area: 1.44 square miles.

Population density: 1,503 people per square mile   (low).

New Glarus,WI real estate house value index trend

New Glarus, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in New Glarus:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in New Glarus village:

  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 53.3%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

120 residents are foreign born (1.5% Latin America, 0.9% Europe, 0.7% Asia).

This village:

5.6%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in New Glarus, Wisconsin as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in New Glarus to the number of sex offenders is 376 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,188 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,915 (3.2%)

New Glarus satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Madison, WI (21.9 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (120.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Exeter, WI (2.1 miles ), Monticello, WI (2.2 miles ), Belleville, WI (2.5 miles ), Primrose, WI (2.6 miles ), Montrose, WI (2.8 miles ), Perry, WI (3.1 miles ), Blanchardville, WI (3.4 miles ), Springdale, WI (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $98,300
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $98,300
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $133,800
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $187,800
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $210,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.81 N, Longitude: 89.64 W

Area code: 608

New Glarus household income distribution New Glarus home values distribution

Crime rates in New Glarus by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1107000000101
per 100,000 47.046.70.0338.50.00.00.00.00.00.045.90.046.0
Robberies 0000000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.045.90.00.0
Assaults 1000004101001
per 100,000 47.00.00.00.00.00.0193.848.80.048.60.00.046.0
Burglaries 1712714692757374
per 100,000 799.6560.2334.9677.0291.3435.696.9341.3242.1340.3137.6321.1183.8
Thefts 49383648645474756648444832
per 100,000 2,304.81,774.01,722.52,321.13,106.82,613.73,585.33,656.83,196.12,333.52,017.42,201.81,470.6
Auto thefts 0010010043012
per 100,000 0.00.047.80.00.048.40.00.0193.7145.80.045.991.9
Arson 00N/A0000000020
per 100,000 0.00.0N/A0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.091.70.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 195.5147.796.3411.6144.9139.1189.2180.2160.5138.7140.9114.4125.2

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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 New Glarus detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.84
Wisconsin average:

2.19
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.3%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +194 (+10.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (31%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in New Glarus, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

New Glarus-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 20.5 miles away from the New Glarus 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 27.3 miles away from the village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

New Glarus-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 315.3 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 100.9 miles away from New Glarus 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 290.9 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 347.8 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 314.3 miles away from New Glarus 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 76.2 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 Green County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
New Glarus topographic map

Birthplace of: Walter Schindler - Admiral.

Hospitals and medical centers in New Glarus:

  • NEW GLARUS HOME (600 2ND AVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near New Glarus:

  • FOUR WINDS MANOR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; VERONA, WI)
  • BADGER PRAIRIE HCC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; VERONA, WI)
  • THE MONROE CLINIC Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; MONROE, WI)
  • MONROE CLINIC DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; MONROE, WI)
  • THE MONROE CLINIC HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; MONROE, WI)
  • MONROE MNR NUR REHAB (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MONROE, WI)
  • OREGON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; OREGON, WI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New Glarus:

  • Edgewood College (about 21 miles; Madison, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,455)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 22 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 22 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 34,621)
  • Madison Area Technical College (about 27 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 9,603)
  • Herzing University-Madison (about 29 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 3,160)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 44 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)
  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 46 miles; Whitewater, WI; FT enrollment: 11,124)

Public high school in New Glarus:

  • New Glarus Hi (Students: 394; Location: 1701 2nd St; Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in New Glarus:

  • NEW GLARUS CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 10; Location: 207 6TH ST; Grades: 4 - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in New Glarus:

See full list of schools located in New Glarus

Library in New Glarus:

  • NEW GLARUS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $246,207; Location: 319 2ND ST.; 23,822 books; 8,370 e-books; 6,594 audio materials; 4,433 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 10 other licensed databases; 102 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in New Glarus: New Glarus Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), New Glarus City Hall (B), New Glarus Emergency Medical Services (C), New Glarus Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in New Glarus: Swiss United Church of Christ (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Swiss Cemetery (1), Evangelical Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Chalet of the Golden Fleece (Museums; 618 2nd Avenue), New Glarus Historical Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 612 7th Avenue), New Glarus Chamber of Commerce & Tourist Information (418 Railroad Street).

Hotels: Chalet Landhaus Inn (801 Highway 69), New Glarus Hotel Restaurants (100 6th Avenue).

Green 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 2012 was 84.2. This is about average.

City:

84.2
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 36.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 16.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.46. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.46
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00432. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00432
U.S.:

0.01468

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

  • PAOLI PUB (Population served: 105, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.5%
(5.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  63.6%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.3%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households
80 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
93 people in nursing homes in 2000

New Glarus, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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New Glarus compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in New Glarus (2011 data):

  • The Bank of New Glarus: New Glarus Branch at 1101 Hwy 69, branch established on 2000/02/28; The Bank Of New Glarus at 501 First Street, branch established on 1893/10/30. Info updated 2008/10/08: Bank assets: $210.3 mil, Deposits: $174.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorp Of New Glarus, Inc.
  • AnchorBank, fsb: New Glarus Branch at 618 Wisconsin 69, branch established on 1885/01/01. 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
  • Union Bank & Trust Company: New Glarus Branch at 512 Highway 69, branch established on 1990/08/27. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $196.6 mil, Deposits: $177.0 mil, headquarters in Evansville, WI, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Union Bancorp Of Evansville, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Wisconsin average:

10.5

New Glarus travel time to work - commute New Glarus mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (82%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for New Glarus village (based on Green County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,82220
Catholic6,5604
Evangelical Protestant1,92217
Other1126
None21,426-
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: 8
Green County:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Green County:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Green County:

4.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Green County:

26.9%
Wisconsin:

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

24.3%
State:

13.0%
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 3$13,359$53,4360$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$17,079$68,3164$5,207
Police - Other 0$0 1$487
Streets and Highways 3$13,835$55,3400$0
Sewerage 1$4,244$50,9280$0
Water Supply 1$4,138$49,6560$0
Electric Power 3$14,480$57,9201$848
Local Libraries 1$3,542$42,5047$4,643
Totals for Government 15$70,677$56,54213$11,185

New Glarus government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $684,000 ($316.67)
    Water Utilities: $418,000 ($193.52)
    Electric Utilities: $199,000 ($92.13)
    Parks & Recreation: $130,000 ($60.19)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,227,000 ($568.06)
    Sewerage: $260,000 ($120.37)
    Police Protection: $239,000 ($110.65)
    Regular Highways: $221,000 ($102.31)
    Water Utilities: $210,000 ($97.22)
    Libraries: $182,000 ($84.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $124,000 ($57.41)
    Parks & Recreation: $122,000 ($56.48)
    Central Staff Services: $109,000 ($50.46)
    Fire Protection: $85,000 ($39.35)
    Financial Administration: $42,000 ($19.44)
    Natural Resources - Other: $37,000 ($17.13)
    General - Other: $34,000 ($15.74)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $26,000 ($12.04)
    General Public Buildings: $20,000 ($9.26)
    Health Services - Other: $19,000 ($8.80)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,000 ($5.09)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $26,000 ($12.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $337,000 ($156.02)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $102,000 ($47.22)
    Water Utilities: $52,000 ($24.07)
    Central Staff: $28,000 ($12.96)
    Electric Utilities: $9,000 ($4.17)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($1.85)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $796,000 ($368.52)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $18,000 ($8.33)

New Glarus government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $536,000 ($248.15)
    Parks & Recreation: $50,000 ($23.15)
    All Other: $11,000 ($5.09)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($0.93)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $5,000 ($2.31)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $42,000 ($19.44)
    Highways: $2,000 ($0.93)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $173,000 ($80.09)
    General Revenue, NEC: $57,000 ($26.39)
    Special Assessments: $13,000 ($6.02)
    Rents: $5,000 ($2.31)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,281,000 ($593.06)
    Water Utilities: $222,000 ($102.78)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $413,000 ($191.20)
    Highways: $102,000 ($47.22)
    All Other: $16,000 ($7.41)
  • Tax - Property: $1,022,000 ($473.15)
    NEC: $63,000 ($29.17)
    Other Selective Sales: $27,000 ($12.50)

New Glarus government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Electric Utilities: $436,000 ($201.85)
    Water Utilities: $294,000 ($136.11)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,371,000 ($2023.61)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $1,490,000 ($689.81)
    Other NEC: $1,485,000 ($687.50)
    Electric Utilities: $445,000 ($206.02)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,202,000 ($1482.41)
    Full Faith & Credit - Electric Utilities: $20,000 ($9.26)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,354,000 ($1089.81)
    Water Utilities: $1,490,000 ($689.81)
    Electric Utilities: $445,000 ($206.02)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Electric Utilities: $416,000 ($192.59)
    Other, NEC: $300,000 ($138.89)
    Water Utilities: $294,000 ($136.11)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,133,000 ($524.54)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,118,000 ($980.56)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,624,000 ($751.85)

4.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,478 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.66%
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 Dane County, WI  1.60% ($40,153 average AGI)
from Rock County, WI  0.54% ($30,735)
from Lafayette County, WI  0.44% ($41,426)


5.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,341 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.50%
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 Dane County, WI  1.60% ($43,792 average AGI)
to Rock County, WI  0.86% ($32,851)
to Lafayette County, WI  0.36% ($21,268)

Strongest AM radio stations in New Glarus:

  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLMV (1480 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WTDY (1670 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WIBA (1310 AM; 5 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHA (970 AM; 5 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: BOARD REGENTS OF UNIV OF WI SYSTEM)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WTUX (1550 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MADISON, WI)
  • 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.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNWC (1190 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SUN PRAIRIE, WI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)

Strongest FM radio stations in New Glarus:

  • WERN (88.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WSUM (91.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS OF UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • 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.)
  • WMMM-FM (105.5 FM; VERONA, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WEKZ-FM (93.7 FM; MONROE, WI; Owner: RONALD M.SPIELMAN & SCOTT THOMPSON)
  • WMGN (98.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • W215AQ (90.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WNWC-FM (102.5 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WKPO (105.9 FM; EVANSVILLE, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WOLX-FM (94.9 FM; BARABOO, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WCJZ (96.3 FM; SAUK CITY, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWQM-FM (106.3 FM; MIDDLETON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT INC.)
  • WSJY (107.3 FM; FORT ATKINSON, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WJVL (99.9 FM; JANESVILLE, WI; Owner: SOUTHERN WISCONSIN BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WDMP-FM (99.3 FM; DODGEVILLE, WI; Owner: DODGE POINT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W277AE (103.3 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: FAITH ACADEMY DBA WFEN)

TV broadcast stations around New Glarus:

  • 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)
  • W23BW (Channel 23; MADISON, WI; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W58CO (Channel 58; SAULT STE. MARIE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W65EE (Channel 65; JANESVILLE, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
New Glarus fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


New Glarus fatal accident list:

Dec 29, 1986 10:28 AM, 69, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 23, 1980 02:36 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 8,160Total average daily traffic
  • 608Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,770Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in New Glarus)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Int Of Wisconsin 39 & Hwy J 5.5 Mi Nw (Lat: 42.838889 Lon: -89.726500), Structure height: 108 m, Call Sign: WNXR331
    Assigned Frequencies: 861.562 MHz, 862.562 MHz, 863.562 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/19/2006, Expiration Date: 01/29/2017, Cancellation Date: 07/12/2012
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 42.819000 Lon: -89.626917, Call Sign: WQAA534
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.650 MHz, 469.650 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/21/2004, Expiration Date: 04/21/2014, Certifier: Randy Barr
    Registrant: Bandt Communications, Inc., 630 Stafford Rd., Janesville, WI 53546, Phone: (608) 757-1770, Fax: (608) 757-1783

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • NEW GLARUS, State Hwy 39 (Lat: 42.814917 Lon: -89.654528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 53.3 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WPSX362
    Assigned Frequencies: 6765.00 MHz, 10552.5 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/06/2011, Expiration Date: 08/06/2021, Certifier: Kenneth R Meyers
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • New Glarus, Int Wi 39 & Hwy J 5.5 Mi Nw (Lat: 42.838806 Lon: -89.725889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 112.8 m, Call Sign: WQIS932
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, 6197.24 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/06/2008, Expiration Date: 05/06/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/06/2009, Certifier: William Chastain
    Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • New Glarus, Lat: 42.838806 Lon: -89.725889, Type: Tower, Structure height: 112.8 m, Call Sign: WQJW781
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/27/2009, Expiration Date: 11/30/2018, Certifier: Carolyn Malone
    Registrant: Halo Wireless, 12770 Coit Road, Suite 541, Dallas, TX 75251, Phone: (972) 628-3695, Fax: (972) 628-3695, Email:
  • WI0090, Int Wi 39 & Hwy J 5.5 Mi Nw (Lat: 42.838806 Lon: -89.725889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 112.8 m, Call Sign: WQMC370
    Assigned Frequencies: 11215.0 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6226.89 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/25/2010, Expiration Date: 06/25/2020, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2012, Certifier: Dan Mieszala
    Registrant: Open Range Communications Inc., 6430 S. Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 500, Greenwood Village, CO 80111, Phone: (303) 376-2112, Fax: (303) 376-2109, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in New Glarus)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7DC-CONV (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 13629 , Serial Number: 7AC-1617, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 01/19/1990
    Registrant (Individual): Robert T Rudd, W6355 Meadow Valley Rd, New Glarus, WI 53574
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 72885 , Serial Number: 10079, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Carl J Kleinheinz, N9470 Hawk Ridge Rd, New Glarus, WI 53574, Other Owners: Mary A Kleinheinz
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 904SW , Serial Number: 17250163, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 03/07/1963
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Michael A Morgan, W5215 Highland Dr, New Glarus, WI 53574, Other Owners: Ann T Morgan

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
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