For population 25 years and over in Oulu:
For population 15 years and over in Oulu town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Duluth, MN (31.1 miles , pop. 86,918).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (139.4 miles , pop. 287,151).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (381.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Hughes, WI (2.5 miles ), Brule, WI (2.5 miles ), Tripp, WI (2.6 miles ), Orienta, WI (2.8 miles) , Iron River, WI (2.8 miles ), Cloverland, WI (2.8 miles ), Maple, WI (3.1 miles ), Port Wing, WI (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 46.63 N, Longitude: 91.50 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 715
Population change in the 1990s: +26 (+5.1%).
Work and jobs in Oulu: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Oulu, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Oulu-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/6/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.8 miles away from the Oulu town center killed 2 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 9/3/1980, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Bayfield County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Oulu:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oulu:
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Oulu compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Oulu (based on Bayfield County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.02%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($49,720 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.94% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,590 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Oulu:
Strongest FM radio stations in Oulu:
TV broadcast stations around Oulu:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 5 meters (16ft)
Total average daily traffic: 550
Total average daily truck traffic: 16
Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic: 660