Osceola, Wisconsin

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Population in 2013: 2,527 (94% urban, 6% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.4%
 
Males: 1,177  (46.6%)
Females: 1,350  (53.4%)
Median resident age:  33.8 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 54020.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,743 (it was $39,000 in 2000)
Osceola:

$35,743
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,734 (it was $18,921 in 2000)

Osceola village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $134,321 (it was $95,200 in 2000)
Osceola:

$134,321
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $123,508; Detached houses: $139,893; Townhouses or other attached units: $62,315; Mobile homes: $18,149

Median gross rent in 2013: $735.

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  • Races in Osceola, WI (2010)

    Osceola races chart
    • 2,44095.0%White alone
    • 532.1%Hispanic
    • 381.5%Two or more races
    • 261.0%Asian alone
    • 60.2%Black alone
    • 40.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Osceola: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (27.6%), Norwegian (17.3%), Irish (11.3%), Polish (6.6%), Swedish (6.0%), French (4.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1886

Elevation: 825 feet

Land area: 3.69 square miles.

Population density: 686 people per square mile   (low).

Osceola,WI real estate house value index trend

Osceola, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Osceola:

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Osceola village:

  • Never married: 30.8%
  • Now married: 45.1%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 14.5%

40 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.6%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Osceola, Wisconsin as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Osceola to the number of sex offenders is 262 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,782 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,132 (2.1%)

Osceola satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coon Rapids, MN (31.5 miles , pop. 61,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (32.5 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (348.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Dresser, WI (2.0 miles ), Shafer, MN (2.2 miles ), Taylors Falls, MN (2.5 miles ), St. Croix Falls, WI (2.6 miles ), Scandia, MN (2.7 miles ), Center City, MN (2.8 miles ), Lindstrom, MN (2.9 miles ), Marine on St. Croix, MN (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $76,400
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $112,000
  • 2001: 30 buildings, average cost: $106,500
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2003: 13 buildings, average cost: $127,600
  • 2005: 16 buildings, average cost: $165,200
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $187,700
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $128,400
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $240,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.32 N, Longitude: 92.70 W

Area code: 715

Osceola household income distribution Osceola home values distribution

Crime rates in Osceola 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 000000000000N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A
Robberies 1000100001010
per 100,000 41.00.00.00.037.10.00.00.00.036.90.039.00.0
Assaults 114179131017101211916
per 100,000 41.040.7154.0639.3334.0482.4367.8624.3363.1442.5426.5351.0639.2
Burglaries 18222081099755664
per 100,000 738.3895.8770.1300.9371.1334.0331.0257.1181.6184.4232.6234.0159.8
Thefts 36454283576049375333414440
per 100,000 1,476.61,832.21,617.33,121.52,115.02,226.31,802.11,358.81,924.51,216.81,589.81,716.11,598.1
Auto thefts 2122004110211
per 100,000 82.040.777.075.20.00.0147.136.736.30.077.539.040.0
Arson 00N/A0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.0N/A0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 143.5153.4161.9291.2196.2217.4188.0208.3172.0167.7178.4177.0214.6

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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 Osceola detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
Wisconsin average:

2.19
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.9%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +336 (+16.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Retail trade (27%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (23%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Osceola, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Osceola, Wisconsin average temperatures Osceola, Wisconsin average precipitation Osceola, Wisconsin humidity Osceola, Wisconsin wind speed Osceola, Wisconsin snowfall Osceola, Wisconsin sunshine Osceola, Wisconsin clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Osceola-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 11% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/4/1958, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 34.3 miles away from the Osceola village center killed 21 people and injured 74 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.7 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Osceola-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Wisconsin state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 163.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 175.9 miles away from Osceola center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 338.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 204.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 114.4 miles away from Osceola center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 328.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Polk County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Osceola topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Osceola:

  • LADD MEMORIAL HOSPTIAL, INC (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 2600 65TH AVENUE)
  • CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY HOME OF OSCEOLA, INC (2650 65TH AVE)
  • L O SIMENSTAD NUR CARE UNIT (301 RIVER ST BOX 218)

Airports and heliports located in Osceola:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Osceola:

  • Century College (about 24 miles; White Bear Lake, MN; Full-time enrollment: 7,393)
  • Bethel University (about 30 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 4,061)
  • University of Northwestern-St Paul (about 31 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 2,680)
  • Metropolitan State University (about 32 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 6,159)
  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls (about 33 miles; River Falls, WI; FT enrollment: 5,868)
  • Saint Paul College (about 33 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 4,778)
  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 34 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; FT enrollment: 5,918)

Public high school in Osceola:

  • Osceola Hi (Students: 584; Location: 1111 Oak Ridge Dr; Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Osceola:

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Library in Osceola:

  • OSCEOLA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $167,283; Location: 102 CHIEFTAIN ST.; 18,728 books; 4,723 e-books; 5,310 audio materials; 2,257 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 7 other licensed databases; 84 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Osceola Fire and Rescue (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Osceola Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: United States Government - Lower District Maintenance- National Park Service- (Recreation Areas; 1009 River Road).

Hotel: Croixwood On The St. Croix River (421 Ridge Road).

Polk County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 65.2. This is about average.

City:

65.2
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 25.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 9.25. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.25
U.S.:

9.14

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

AMANI VILLAGE SANITARY DIST (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-26-2006), St Public Notif requested (JUL-26-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-04-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-04-2006), St Public Notif issued (AUG-04-2006)
  • OCCT/SOWT Study/Recommendation - In JAN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Other (AUG-24-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-2005), St Public Notif requested (AUG-24-2005), St Public Notif received (AUG-25-2005), St Public Notif issued (AUG-25-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-14-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial, Follow-up, or Routine Source Water M/R - In JAN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2006)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2006)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
UW WANDEROOS (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-25-2007), St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-19-2008), St Public Notif received (MAR-11-2008), St Public Notif issued (MAR-11-2008)

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

  • WEST IMMANUEL LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 57, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PETRO PLUS (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SUES BAR & GRILL (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ZION LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SUMMIT FLOORING & PEAVERELLI PIZZA (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • OSCEOLA ROD & GUN CLUB (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WEST IMMANUEL LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.1%
(14.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  57.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.5%
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: 0.2% of all households
39 people in nursing homes in 2000

Osceola, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Osceola 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 significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.

Banks with branches in Osceola (2011 data):

  • Central Bank: Osceola - Branch at 304 Cascade Street, branch established on 1894/01/01. Info updated 2011/10/11: Bank assets: $1,120.1 mil, Deposits: $949.3 mil, headquarters in Stillwater, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: Central Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Wisconsin average:

10.5

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (56%)
  • Electricity (34%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Osceola village (based on Polk County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant10,59637
Evangelical Protestant6,48039
Catholic3,7165
Orthodox1301
Other153
None23,268-
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: 11
Polk County:

2.49 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Polk County:

5.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Here:

8.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Polk County:

26.9%
Wisconsin:

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

9.1%
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 2$10,388$62,3280$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$1,911
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,901
Police Protection - Officers 5$23,566$56,5583$2,852
Police - Other 0$0 1$2,458
Firefighters 0$0 24$1,921
Streets and Highways 1$3,753$45,0360$0
Solid Waste Management 1$3,753$45,0360$0
Sewerage 1$6,826$81,9120$0
Water Supply 2$6,826$40,9560$0
Local Libraries 2$5,243$31,4586$3,162
Totals for Government 14$60,355$51,73343$14,205

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,045,000 ($809.26)
    General: $710,000 ($280.97)
    Sewerage: $202,000 ($79.94)
    General Public Buildings: $9,000 ($3.56)
    Air Transportation: $5,000 ($1.98)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $422,000 ($167.00)
    Police Protection: $400,000 ($158.29)
    Water Utilities: $256,000 ($101.31)
    Regular Highways: $189,000 ($74.79)
    Fire Protection: $146,000 ($57.78)
    Central Staff Services: $131,000 ($51.84)
    Libraries: $94,000 ($37.20)
    General - Other: $48,000 ($18.99)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $36,000 ($14.25)
    Parks & Recreation: $31,000 ($12.27)
    Financial Administration: $30,000 ($11.87)
    Air Transportation: $27,000 ($10.68)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $26,000 ($10.29)
    Health Services - Other: $10,000 ($3.96)
    General Public Buildings: $7,000 ($2.77)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $240,000 ($94.97)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $112,000 ($44.32)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $260,000 ($102.89)
    Police Protection: $30,000 ($11.87)
    General - Other: $18,000 ($7.12)
    Central Staff: $14,000 ($5.54)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $662,000 ($261.97)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $42,000 ($16.62)

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

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $16,000 ($6.33)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $337,000 ($133.36)
    All Other: $44,000 ($17.41)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($1.58)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $23,000 ($9.10)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $245,000 ($96.95)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $125,000 ($49.47)
    Interest Earnings: $30,000 ($11.87)
    Rents: $25,000 ($9.89)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($0.40)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $220,000 ($87.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $490,000 ($193.91)
    Highways: $128,000 ($50.65)
    All Other: $5,000 ($1.98)
  • Tax - Property: $802,000 ($317.37)
    NEC: $74,000 ($29.28)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $699,000 ($276.61)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,851,000 ($1523.94)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $4,125,000 ($1632.37)
    Water Utilities: $2,165,000 ($856.75)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,736,000 ($1874.16)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $2,165,000 ($856.75)
    Other, NEC: $1,783,000 ($705.58)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,457,000 ($576.57)
    Water Utilities: $699,000 ($276.61)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,882,000 ($744.76)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,418,000 ($561.14)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $329,000 ($130.19)

4.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,011 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.90%
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 St. Croix County, WI  0.85% ($36,228 average AGI)
from Barron County, WI  0.51% ($27,404)
from Washington County, MN  0.32% ($42,200)


5.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,285 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
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 St. Croix County, WI  1.03% ($32,967 average AGI)
to Barron County, WI  0.51% ($25,300)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.35% ($32,210)

Strongest AM radio stations in Osceola:

  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WXCE (1260 AM; 5 kW; AMERY, WI; Owner: LAKE COUNTRY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMGT (1220 AM; 5 kW; STILLWATER, MN; Owner: ENDURANCE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WIXK (1590 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NEW RICHMOND, WI; Owner: WIXK-AM, LLC)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Osceola:

  • WXPT (104.1 FM; ST. LOUIS PARK, MN; Owner: THE AUDIO HOUSE, INC.)
  • KNOW-FM (91.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WLTE (102.9 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-FM (94.5 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-FM, LLC, A DELAWARE LLC)
  • KMKL (90.3 FM; NORTH BRANCH, MN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KEEY-FM (102.1 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTIS-FM (98.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KDWB-FM (101.3 FM; RICHFIELD, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQRS-FM (92.5 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: KQRS, Inc.)
  • KSJN (99.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KXXR (93.7 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • WFMP (107.1 FM; COON RAPIDS, MN; Owner: WFMP-FM, LLC)
  • KQQL (107.9 FM; ANOKA, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KJZI (100.3 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTCZ-FM (97.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WHWC (88.3 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WLKX-FM (95.9 FM; FOREST LAKE, MN; Owner: LAKES BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WGVY (105.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Osceola:

  • KMSP-TV (Channel 9; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KARE (Channel 11; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-TV (Channel 5; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTCA-TV (Channel 2; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WCCO-TV (Channel 4; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTCI-TV (Channel 17; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSTC-TV (Channel 45; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMWB (Channel 23; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KLGT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WFTC (Channel 29; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • K07UI (Channel 7; MINNEAPOLIS, ETC., MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • WHWC-TV (Channel 28; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • K58BS (Channel 58; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K67HG (Channel 67; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K19ER (Channel 19; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • K14KH (Channel 14; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W62BD (Channel 62; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
Osceola fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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


Osceola fatal accident list:

Jul 8, 2008 12:25 AM, Sr-35, Lat: 45.32427, Lon: -92.70332, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 22, 2001 01:34 PM, F, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 11, 1995 01:35 AM, 35, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jan 15, 1989 01:31 PM, Ridge, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jan 1, 1985 03:17 AM, M, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 24m79ftTotal length
  • 31,700Total average daily traffic
  • 1,877Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4
  • 97 Cascade Street (100564) (Lat: 45.318972 Lon: -92.707806), Type: Tank, Structure height: 29.6 m, Overall height: 33.2 m, Call Sign: KNKN386, Licensee ID: L00128694
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/28/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Michael P Goggin
    Registrant: New Cingular Wireless Pcs, LLC
  • 1893 West Church Road (102349) (Lat: 45.250750 Lon: -92.548361), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: KNKN386, Licensee ID: L00128694
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/28/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Michael P Goggin
    Registrant: New Cingular Wireless Pcs, LLC
  • 373 - 280th Street (117120) (Lat: 45.264250 Lon: -92.742139), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 29 m, Call Sign: KNKN386, Licensee ID: L00128694
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/28/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Michael P Goggin
    Registrant: New Cingular Wireless Pcs, LLC
  • Osceola, 109 248th St (Lat: 45.319306 Lon: -92.674361), Type: Tank, Structure height: 44.2 m, Overall height: 45.1 m, Call Sign: KNKN507
    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 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/15/2009, Expiration Date: 10/01/2019
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Vicki Schultheis, Nye Cell Site (Lat: 45.322028 Lon: -92.553694), Type: 97.2, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 2024247673, Nkspooner@swidlaw.Com, 3000 K STREET NW, SUITE 300
  • NEIL J SOLTIS, L.O. Simenstad Municipal Aiport , On Airport (Lat: 45.310806 Lon: -92.694806), Type: 11.3, Overall height: 11.3 m
    Registrant: 7158420841, Don@northwaycom.Com, 105 EAST OAK STREET
  • NEIL SLOTS, L.O. Simenstad Municipal Aiport , On Airport (Lat: 45.310806 Lon: -92.694806), Type: 11.3, Overall height: 11.3 m
    Registrant: 7158420841, Don@northwaycom.Com, 105 EAST OAK STREET

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 310 Chieftain St (Lat: 45.429694 Lon: -92.702444), Call Sign: WNJL690
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.370 MHz, 158.850 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/11/2012, Expiration Date: 08/27/2022
    Registrant: Village Of Osceola, Osceola, WI 54020, Phone: (715) 294-3498, Fax: (715) 294-2210
  • 101 Madison St 1 Mi E Of Jct Cth M & Hwy 35 (Lat: 45.322472 Lon: -92.719667), Call Sign: KBV775
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.385 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/27/1997, Expiration Date: 06/17/2002, Cancellation Date: 10/20/2002
    Registrant: G N Videens Amoco Oil, Osceola, WI 54020, Phone: (715) 294-3147
  • Lat: 45.329694 Lon: -92.626583, Call Sign: WPXS670
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.875 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/03/2003, Expiration Date: 06/03/2013, Certifier: Gary K Cooper
    Registrant: Federal Licensing, Inc., 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Lat: 45.318028 Lon: -92.701417, Call Sign: WQFD422
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.437 MHz, 461.662 MHz, 463.262 MHz, 463.637 MHz, 464.337 MHz, 466.412 MHz, 466.437 MHz, 466.662 MHz, 468.262 MHz, 468.637 MHz, 469.337 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/20/2006, Expiration Date: 06/20/2016, Certifier: Max Gustafson
    Registrant: Alpha Wireless Communications, 1115 Cross Street, North Mankato, MN 56003, Phone: (507) 625-6720, Fax: (507) 625-6725, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Various Locations (Lat: 45.633278 Lon: -93.749111), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPNI584
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.381 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/11/2012, Expiration Date: 10/29/2022
    Registrant: Village Of Osceola, 310 Chieftain Street, Osceola, WI 54020, Phone: (715) 294-3498, Fax: (715) 294-2210, Email:
  • POPLAR LAKE, WI, 2040 110th Ave (Lat: 45.367111 Lon: -92.579694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 29 m, Call Sign: WQMK504
    Assigned Frequencies: 6798.75 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/02/2010, Expiration Date: 09/02/2020, Certifier: Kerry R Groetsch
    Registrant: Mona Lee & Associates, 3730 Kirby Drive, Suite 1200, Pmb 165, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: (832) 230-1809, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • L O Simenstad Municipal Airport (Lat: 45.312472 Lon: -92.686028), Call Sign: WRLB3290, Licensee ID: L00008100
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.23351 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/02/2007, Expiration Date: 08/11/2017
    Registrant: Osceola, Village Of, Osceola, WI 54020, Phone: (715) 294-3498, Fax: (715) 294-2210, Email:
  • L O Simenstad Municipal Airport (Lat: 45.310833 Lon: -92.694722), Type: Building, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WXY9
    Assigned Frequencies: 119.925 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/27/2003, Expiration Date: 09/16/2015
    Registrant: Northway Communications, 105 E Oak St, Wausau, WI 54401, Phone: (715) 842-0841, Fax: (715) 848-1413, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Osceola)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

50 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Osceola)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Osceola

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Osceola, WI
Businesses in Osceola, WI
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Dairy Queen1UPS1
RadioShack1
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