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Population in 2012: 2,395 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.2%
 

Males: 1,142  (47.7%)
Females: 1,253  (52.3%)

Median resident age:  46.9 years
Wisconsin median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 54552.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $37,662 (it was $33,860 in 2000)
Park Falls:

$37,662
WI:

$51,059
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,067

Park Falls city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $71,261 (it was $60,800 in 2000)
Park Falls:

$71,261
WI:

$165,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $79,599; Detached houses: $82,116; Mobile homes: $15,750

Median gross rent in 2012: $493.

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  • White alone - 2,316 (94.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 57 (2.3%)
  • Two or more races - 37 (1.5%)
  • Hispanic - 24 (1.0%)
  • Black alone - 10 (0.4%)
  • Asian alone - 11 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 6 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.04%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Park Falls: 87.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (44.1%), Norwegian (10.8%), Irish (7.5%), English (5.5%), Polish (4.0%), French (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1912

Elevation: 1490 feet

Land area: 3.55 square miles.

Population density: 675 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Park Falls:

  • High school or higher: 84.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Park Falls city:

  • Never married: 26.1%
  • Now married: 54.4%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

3 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.1%
Wisconsin:  4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Park Falls, Wisconsin as of October 24, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Park Falls to the number of sex offenders is 150 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,458 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,448 (1.9%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eau Claire, WI (92.6 miles , pop. 61,704).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (146.0 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (315.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lake, WI (2.2 miles ), Butternut, WI (2.4 miles ), Eisenstein, WI (2.7 miles ), Fifield, WI (3.0 miles ), Agenda, WI (3.2 miles ), Peeksville, WI (3.7 miles) , Chippewa, WI (3.8 miles ), Worcester, WI (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $107,900
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

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Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 45.93 N, Longitude: 90.45 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Ruffed Grouse Capital of the World

Area code: 715

Park Falls household income distribution Park Falls home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Park Falls by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 001000110000
per 100,000 0.00.037.90.00.00.041.243.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 512000000000
per 100,000 177.735.375.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 21114863431103
per 100,000 71.1388.3529.9308.2234.4121.3164.9129.145.244.70.0122.9
Thefts 434240354938434032352939
per 100,000 1528.61482.51514.01348.21914.11536.61773.21721.91448.01563.91172.71597.7
Auto thefts 001011011122
per 100,000 0.00.037.90.039.140.40.043.045.244.780.981.9
Arson 00N/A000000000
per 100,000 0.00.0N/A0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 102.494.2147.276.196.873.7116.3116.765.269.853.879.7

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Crime rate in Park Falls detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.87
Wisconsin average:

2.22

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Park Falls, Wisconsin accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.2%
Wisconsin:

6.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -336 (-10.7%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (44%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (40%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Child care workers (4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Park Falls-area historical tornado activity is below Wisconsin state average. It is 23% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.1 miles away from the Park Falls city center killed 2 people and injured 42 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.1 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 24 people.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Price County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: David Greenwood (American football) - Football player.


Hospitals/medical centers in Park Falls:

  • COM HLTH RESOURCES (Home Health Center, 1133 S FOURTH AVE PO BOX 110)
  • SUPPORTIVE HOME SVCS (Home Health Center, 1181 N 4TH AVENUE)
  • FLAMBEAU HOSPITAL INC (Hospital, provides emergency services, 98 SHERRY AVE PO BOX 310)
  • FLAMBEAU HSPTL (Critical Access Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 98 SHERRY AVE, P0 BOX 310)
  • PARK MNR LTD (Nursing Home, 250 LAWRENCE AVE)

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Airports located in Park Falls:


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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Park Falls:

  • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (about 94 miles; Eau Claire, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,913)
  • Chippewa Valley Technical College (about 95 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 3,059)
  • University of Wisconsin-Superior (about 96 miles; Superior, WI; FT enrollment: 2,160)
  • University of Minnesota-Duluth (about 99 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 9,823)
  • Lake Superior College (about 100 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 2,374)
  • The College of Saint Scholastica (about 100 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 3,184)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stout (about 103 miles; Menomonie, WI; FT enrollment: 7,101)

Public high schools in Park Falls:

Public elementary/middle school in Park Falls:

  • Park Falls El (Students: 295; Location: 380 9th St N; Grades: KG-5)

Private elementary/middle school in Park Falls:

  • ST ANTHONY OF PADUA CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 120; Location: 200 5TH AVE S; Grades: PK - 8)
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Library in Park Falls:

  • PARK FALLS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $417,959; Location: 121 N. FOURTH AVE.; 35,277 books; 4,723 e-books; 5,983 audio materials; 1,975 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 7 other licensed databases; 104 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Park Falls: Park Manor Nursing Home (A), Park Falls Public Library (B), Park Falls City Hall (C), Park Falls Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Park Falls include: United Pentecostal Church (A), Saint Margarets Episcopal Church (B), Saint Anthony of Padua Catholic Church (C), Peace Lutheran Church (D), First Congregational United Church of Christ (E), Family Worship Center of the Assemblies of God (F), Faith Baptist Church (G), Evangelical Covenant Church (H), Christ the Servant Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoirs: Lower Park Falls Flowage 762 (A), Upper Park Falls Flowage 760 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Park Falls include: Hines Park (1), Triangle Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Springstead Historic District (Historical Places & Services; 3880 North Stone Lake Road).

Hotels: Frontier Inn (1391 North State Highway 182), Hilltop Motel (914 4th Avenue South), Edge O' Town Motel (900 4th Avenue North), Mason Motel (798 4th Avenue South).

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

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

MUSKY JACKS (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
LAKEVIEW (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
MOOSE JAW RESORT (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-1996, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-11-1996), St Other (OCT-11-1996), St Boil Water Order (OCT-11-1996), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-11-1996), St Public Notif issued (OCT-16-1996), St Public Notif received (OCT-24-1996), St Other (FEB-21-1997), St Compliance achieved (MAR-03-1997)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
PARK FALLS MOTEL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
OXBO RESORT (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • PN Violation for NPDWR Violation - Between JUN-2004 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice. Follow-up actions: St Other (DEC-20-2005)
  • PN Violation for NPDWR Violation - Between JUN-2003 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice. Follow-up actions: St No addtl Formal Action needed (JUL-21-2004)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations

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

  • NORTHERNAIRE BAR (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LEES CORNER STORE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • OK CORRAL (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MUSKY HAVEN RESORT (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 20.7%
(20.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 34.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  56.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  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: 0.7% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Park Falls, WI

104 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
7 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
138 people in nursing homes in 2000
5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Park Falls compared to Wisconsin state average:

Park Falls, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.


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Banks with branches in Park Falls (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Park Falls: The First National Bank Of Park Fall at Second Avenue And Division Street, branch established on 1914/02/26; Park Falls - South Office at 1142 4th Avenue South, branch established on 2000/05/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $107.5 mil, Deposits: $94.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Park Falls Agency, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Park Falls Branch at 155 Third Avenue South, branch established on 1903/09/03. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Associated Bank, National Association: Park Falls Branch at 1156 4th Avenue South, branch established on 1902/01/01. Info updated 2008/09/12: Bank assets: $21,715.0 mil, Deposits: $15,244.4 mil, headquarters in Green Bay, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 282 total offices, Holding Company: Associated Banc-Corp

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Park Falls, Wisconsin:

  • Northway Motor Lodge, Hwy 13 S, Park Falls, WI 54552 , Phone: (715) 762-2406
  • Mason Motel, 798 S 4TH Ave, Park Falls, WI 54552 , Phone: (715) 762-3780
  • Park Falls Super 8, 1212 Hwy 13, Park Falls, WI 54552 , Phone: (714) 762-3383, Fax: (714) 762-2256
  • Americasbestvalue Inn, 1212 Hwy 13 S, Park Falls, WI 54552 , Phone: (715) 762-3383, Fax: (715) 762-2256
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Park Falls, Wisconsin

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Park Falls travel time to work - commute


Park Falls mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Park Falls city (based on Price County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.04%
Here65.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLutheran ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaBaptist General ConferenceUnited Church of Christ
Adherents48.1%18.1%15.4%6.8%3.8%
Congregations15.2%12.1%18.2%12.1%6.1%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)United Methodist ChurchWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodNew Testament Association Independent Baptist Churches/Other Fundamental BaptistsOther
Adherents1.9%1.5%1.5%1.3%1.5%
Congregations3.0%9.1%6.1%3.0%15.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Price County:

4.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

6.93 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
This county:

11.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Price County:

9.2%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Price County:

28.3%
State:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.1%
State:

13.0%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll

Park Falls government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $491,000 ($205.01)
    Sewerage: $207,000 ($86.43)
    Parks & Recreation: $89,000 ($37.16)
    General: $41,000 ($17.12)
    General Public Buildings: $34,000 ($14.20)
    Libraries: $5,000 ($2.09)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $547,000 ($228.39)
    Police Protection: $506,000 ($211.27)
    Regular Highways: $472,000 ($197.08)
    Sewerage: $373,000 ($155.74)
    Libraries: $270,000 ($112.73)
    Fire Protection: $265,000 ($110.65)
    Parks & Recreation: $188,000 ($78.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $143,000 ($59.71)
    General - Other: $132,000 ($55.11)
    Central Staff Services: $82,000 ($34.24)
    Financial Administration: $77,000 ($32.15)
    General Public Buildings: $48,000 ($20.04)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000 ($9.60)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $20,000 ($8.35)
    Air Transportation: $15,000 ($6.26)
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000 ($0.84)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $437,000 ($182.46)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $34,000 ($14.20)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($2.09)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,471,000 ($614.20)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $192,000 ($80.17)

Park Falls government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $10,000 ($4.18)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $388,000 ($162.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $83,000 ($34.66)
    All Other: $49,000 ($20.46)
    Parks & Recreation: $19,000 ($7.93)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $62,000 ($25.89)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $131,000 ($54.70)
    General Revenue, NEC: $40,000 ($16.70)
    Rents: $6,000 ($2.51)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $611,000 ($255.11)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,102,000 ($460.13)
    Health & Hospitals: $535,000 ($223.38)
    All Other: $263,000 ($109.81)
    Highways: $249,000 ($103.97)
  • Tax - Property: $859,000 ($358.66)
    NEC: $45,000 ($18.79)
    Other Selective Sales: $23,000 ($9.60)

Park Falls government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,192,000 ($1332.78)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $7,290,000 ($3043.84)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,000,000 ($417.54)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,220,000 ($1762.00)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $3,320,000 ($1386.22)
    Water Utilities: $3,128,000 ($1306.05)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $750,000 ($313.15)
    Water Utilities: $64,000 ($26.72)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,464,000 ($1028.81)

5.28% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,316 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.28%
Wisconsin average:

6.06%

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:
from Ashland County, WI  0.45% ($29,778 average AGI)
from Taylor County, WI  0.35% ($24,048)
from Marathon County, WI  0.33% ($29,100)


6.41% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,191 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.41%
Wisconsin average:

6.22%

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:
to Taylor County, WI  0.41% ($33,360 average AGI)
to Dane County, WI  0.37% ($24,000)
to Ashland County, WI  0.36% ($35,227)

Strongest AM radio stations in Park Falls:

  • WNBI (980 AM; 1 kW; PARK FALLS, WI)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WJMS (590 AM; 5 kW; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WLKD (1570 AM; 5 kW; MINOCQUA, WI; Owner: RAVEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WHSM (910 AM; 5 kW; HAYWARD, WI; Owner: QB BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDSM (710 AM; 10 kW; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Park Falls:

  • WCQM (98.3 FM; PARK FALLS, WI; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO NETWORK, LLC)
  • WHBM-FM (90.3 FM; PARK FALLS, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)

TV broadcast stations around Park Falls:

  • WLEF-TV (Channel 36; PARK FALLS, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WYOW (Channel 34; EAGLE RIVER, WI; Owner: WAOW-WYOW TELEVISION, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Park Falls, Wisconsin:
  • Fatal accident count: 4
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 6
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 4
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 9
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Wisconsin average:
  • Fatal accident count: 85
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 128
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 36
  • Fatalities: 93
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 212
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 12

Park Falls fatal accident list:

Jan 25, 1993 07:10 AM, 13, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 2, 1989 09:10 AM, 13, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jun 28, 1988 02:54 AM, Str 13, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 12, 1980 07:55 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 20 meters (66ft)
Total costs: $1,746,000
Total average daily traffic: 14,200
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,054
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 22,880

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Park Falls)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Park Falls, WI)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • PARK FALLS, W4551 Sr 182 (Lat: 45.945139 Lon: -90.272917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 439.2 m, Overall height: 456.9 m, Call Sign: WLU357
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/29/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021
    Registrant: Windstream Communications, Inc., 1101 17th St, Nw, Suite 802, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 223-7666, Fax: (202) 223-7669, Email:
  • WCQM Studio, Highway 13 South (Lat: 45.917222 Lon: -90.449722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 35.1 m, Call Sign: WPUJ364
    Assigned Frequencies: 948.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/15/2002, Expiration Date: 12/01/2020, Certifier: Roger Utnehmer
    Registrant: Pepper & Corazzini, LLP, 1776 K St., Nw, Suite 200, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 296-0600, Fax: (202) 296-5572, Email:
  • PARK FALLS DNR, Intersection Of 3rd Ave And 8th St (Lat: 45.926389 Lon: -90.449722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.4 m, Overall height: 36.5 m, Call Sign: WQHL557
    Assigned Frequencies: 6121.86 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/30/2007, Expiration Date: 08/30/2017, Certifier: Diane K Miller
    Registrant: State Of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53707-7912, Phone: (608) 266-2497, Fax: (608) 267-4495, Email:
  • PARK FALLS, W10890 Cth E (Lat: 45.918611 Lon: -90.620278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 98.1 m, Call Sign: KSH47
    Assigned Frequencies: 6775.00 MHz, 6865.00 MHz, 6373.90 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6034.15 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/16/2008, Expiration Date: 07/13/2018
    Registrant: State Of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53707-7912, Phone: (608) 266-2497, Fax: (608) 267-4495, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • 22 Miles East Of Park Falls Wi. On State Road 182 (Lat: 46.016611 Lon: -90.108472), Call Sign: KNKO420, Licensee ID: L00114981
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.030 MHz
    Expiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 06/05/1999
    Registrant: Flowers, Dennis Dba: Springstead Communications, Hcr 2 Box 445a, Park Falls, WI 54552-0000, Phone: (715) 583-2210
  • 3.4 Miles North Of (Lat: 45.976611 Lon: -90.466528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Overall height: 62.2 m, Call Sign: KTS230
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.240 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/10/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019
    Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Park Falls Municipal Airport (Lat: 45.953056 Lon: -90.426389), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WRLB2895
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.37151 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/06/2006, Expiration Date: 01/30/2016
    Registrant: Park Falls Municipal Airport, N14499 Hwy 13, Park Falls, WI 54552, Phone: (715) 762-3971, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Park Falls)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CESSNA A185F (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 185TN , Serial Number: 18502469, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 08/20/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Robert M Jr Burge, 1549 N Double Ee Rd, Park Falls, WI 54552
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T310R (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 167 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4GK , Serial Number: 310R0219, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 05/01/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Lugino D Dalessandro, 4671 W Marty Lake Rd, Park Falls, WI 54552
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5504T , Serial Number: 17251404, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 03/14/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Brian R Ernst, N14499 Hwy 13, Park Falls, WI 54552
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 585DE , Serial Number: 28-4660, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 01/25/1968
    Registrant (Corporation): Associated Fliers Inc, 704 3rd Ave N, Park Falls, WI 54552
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 152 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 67958 , Serial Number: 15282115, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 08/16/1978
    Registrant (Corporation): Merrill Flying Services Inc, 4556 W Marty Lake Rd, Park Falls, WI 54552
  • Aircraft: SIXCHUTER SPIRIT XL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582DCDI (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 9348V , Serial Number: 2891, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 10/24/2007
    Registrant (Individual): George R Martin, 118 Sherry Ave, Park Falls, WI 54552



Most common first names in Park Falls, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7875.6 years
William6378.7 years
Mary6287.5 years
George5380.1 years
Frank4779.3 years
Anna4687.0 years
Joseph4178.9 years
Robert3771.9 years
Edward3576.6 years
Helen3281.6 years
Most common last names in Park Falls, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hilgart4077.4 years
Herbst2177.7 years
Peterson1776.9 years
Schmidt1574.1 years
Johnson1580.7 years
Smith1578.4 years
Miller1478.6 years
Schultz1476.6 years
Hoffman1277.8 years
Kundinger1273.9 years
Businesses in Park Falls, WI
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1Super 81
H&R Block1True Value1
Hardee's1U-Haul1
Lane Furniture1UPS1
McDonald's1

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