Pepin, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 805 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.3%
 
Males: 346  (43.0%)
Females: 459  (57.0%)
Median resident age:  51.4 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 54759.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,314 (it was $36,319 in 2000)
Pepin:

$42,314
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,256 (it was $17,755 in 2000)

Pepin village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $128,273 (it was $77,800 in 2000)
Pepin:

$128,273
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $156,278; Detached houses: $162,327; Townhouses or other attached units: $100,562; In 2-unit structures: $322,014; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $144,857; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $206,762; Mobile homes: $36,433

Median gross rent in 2013: $502.

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  • Races in Pepin, WI (2010)

    Pepin races chart
    • 82698.7%White alone
    • 30.4%Asian alone
    • 20.2%Black alone
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Two or more races
    • 20.2%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Pepin: 87.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (35.2%), Norwegian (11.0%), Swedish (10.6%), English (6.5%), United States (6.4%), Irish (6.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1860

Elevation: 720 feet

Land area: 0.71 square miles.

Population density: 1,135 people per square mile   (low).

Pepin,WI real estate house value index trend

Pepin, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Pepin:

  • High school or higher: 88.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 6.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pepin village:

  • Never married: 14.8%
  • Now married: 57.6%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 11.2%
  • Divorced: 15.6%

4 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.5%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Pepin, Wisconsin as of September 24, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Pepin to the number of sex offenders is 201 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,607 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,800 (2.3%)

Pepin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rochester, MN (33.0 miles , pop. 85,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (59.2 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (288.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lake City, MN (2.5 miles ), Stockholm, WI (2.5 miles) , Wabasha, MN (2.7 miles ), Nelson, WI (2.7 miles ), Frontenac, MN (3.4 miles ), Maiden Rock, WI (3.4 miles) , Kellogg, MN (3.5 miles ), Maxville, WI (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $68,800
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $75,300
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $148,500
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $150,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.44 N, Longitude: 92.15 W

Area code: 715

Pepin household income distribution Pepin home values distribution

Crime rates in Pepin by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 01000001100N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.0107.10.00.00.00.00.0109.6110.70.00.0N/AN/A
Robberies 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 1210100000002
per 100,000 112.2214.1106.80.0107.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.0247.2
Burglaries 4004310922216
per 100,000 448.90.00.0431.0323.3107.60.0986.8221.5237.8240.1123.9741.7
Thefts 1571589724172028352120
per 100,000 1,683.5749.51,602.6862.1969.8753.52,586.21,864.02,214.83,329.44,201.72,602.22,472.2
Auto thefts 2531100110011
per 100,000 224.5535.3320.5107.8107.80.00.0109.6110.70.00.0123.9123.6
Arson 0N/A00000000000
per 100,000 0.0N/A0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 137.8199.3110.072.690.737.3102.4237.8199.6148.4183.1121.5208.1

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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 Pepin detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.24
Wisconsin average:

2.23
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.9%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -60 (-6.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)

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

Average climate in Pepin, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Pepin-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 23% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/4/1958, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 32.9 miles away from the Pepin village center killed 21 people and injured 74 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 9/12/1951, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.4 miles away from the village center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pepin-area historical earthquake activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 88% 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 208.2 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 219.7 miles away from Pepin 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 263.8 miles away from the city center
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 469.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 359.5 miles away from Pepin 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 446.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pepin County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pepin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Pepin:

  • PEPIN MANOR (1110 SECOND ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Pepin:

  • MAYO DIALYSIS - WABASHA (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; WABASHA, MN)
  • ST ELIZABETH HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; WABASHA, MN)
  • ST ELIZABETH HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; WABASHA, MN)
  • ST ELIZABETH'S HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WABASHA, MN)
  • LAKE CITY MED CNTR HOSPICE/HC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; LAKE CITY, MN)
  • MAYO CLINIC HEALTH SYSTEM - LAKE CITY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LAKE CITY, MN)
  • WABASHA COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; WABASHA, MN)

airports located in Pepin:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pepin:

  • Rochester Community and Technical College (about 33 miles; Rochester, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,444)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stout (about 33 miles; Menomonie, WI; FT enrollment: 8,120)
  • Saint Mary's University of Minnesota (about 36 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 4,022)
  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls (about 37 miles; River Falls, WI; FT enrollment: 5,868)
  • Winona State University (about 38 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 8,397)
  • Chippewa Valley Technical College (about 40 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 4,038)
  • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (about 41 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 10,143)

Public high school in Pepin:

  • PEPIN HIGH (Students: 112, Location: 510 PINE ST, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Pepin:

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Library in Pepin:

  • PEPIN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $37,767; Location: 510 2ND ST.; 13,753 books; 4,723 e-books; 4,634 audio materials; 1,407 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 7 other licensed databases; 39 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Pepin: Pepin Emergency Ambulance Service (A), Pepin Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Pepin Depot Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 806 3rd).

Pepin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.0%
(19.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 66.7% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.0 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  56.6%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.5%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
47 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
51 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Pepin (2011 data):

  • Bank of Alma: Pepin Branch at Lake And Second, branch established on 1944/08/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $199.5 mil, Deposits: $129.9 mil, headquarters in Alma, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Dairyland Bank Holding Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Wisconsin average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pepin village (based on Pepin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,1803
Mainline Protestant1,7737
Evangelical Protestant5689
Other1401
None2,808-
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: 2
Pepin County:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Pepin County:

5.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Pepin County:

28.7%
Wisconsin:

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

15.4%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Pepin:

52.8%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

52.1%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Pepin:

28.8
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Pepin:

18.8%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.4%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Pepin:

6.9
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

40.7%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
Pepin:

57.6%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Pepin:

78.9%
State:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pepin, WI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$4,655$27,9300$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$7,075$84,9000$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$839
Streets and Highways 1$7,252$87,0241$2,887
Sewerage 1$7,365$88,3800$0
Local Libraries 0$0 5$1,856
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$217
Totals for Government 5$26,347$63,2338$5,799

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $34,000 ($42.24)
    General: $22,000 ($27.33)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($4.97)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $127,000 ($157.76)
    Water Utilities: $84,000 ($104.35)
    Police Protection: $73,000 ($90.68)
    Regular Highways: $71,000 ($88.20)
    Fire Protection: $43,000 ($53.42)
    Libraries: $33,000 ($40.99)
    Central Staff Services: $31,000 ($38.51)
    Parks & Recreation: $24,000 ($29.81)
    General Public Buildings: $22,000 ($27.33)
    Health Services - Other: $16,000 ($19.88)
    General - Other: $15,000 ($18.63)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($12.42)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($11.18)
    Natural Resources - Other: $6,000 ($7.45)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($6.21)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $54,000 ($67.08)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $192,000 ($238.51)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $124,000 ($154.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($11.18)
    All Other: $3,000 ($3.73)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($2.48)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $5,000 ($6.21)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $7,000 ($8.70)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $24,000 ($29.81)
    General Revenue, NEC: $20,000 ($24.84)
    Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($16.15)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $46,000 ($57.14)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $290,000 ($360.25)
    General Support: $159,000 ($197.52)
    Highways: $21,000 ($26.09)
  • Tax - Property: $158,000 ($196.27)
    NEC: $12,000 ($14.91)
    Other Selective Sales: $6,000 ($7.45)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,174,000 ($1458.39)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $894,000 ($1110.56)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $240,000 ($298.14)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $40,000 ($49.69)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $400,000 ($496.89)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $61,000 ($75.78)

5.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,742 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
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 Dunn County, WI  0.86% ($32,320 average AGI)
from Buffalo County, WI  0.62% ($28,722)
from Pierce County, WI  0.59% ($39,471)


6.40% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,431 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.40%
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 Dunn County, WI  1.23% ($35,194 average AGI)
to Eau Claire County, WI  0.85% ($36,280)
to Buffalo County, WI  0.58% ($34,059)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pepin:

  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KMFX (1190 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WABASHA, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WQOQ (1430 AM; 2 kW; DURAND, WI; Owner: ZOE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOLM (1520 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTED COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WAYY (790 AM; 5 kW; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • KWEB (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pepin:

  • KWNG (105.9 FM; RED WING, MN; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KMFX-FM (102.5 FM; LAKE CITY, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KLCH (94.9 FM; LAKE CITY, MN; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WDMO (95.9 FM; DURAND, WI; Owner: ZOE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KNXR (97.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: UNITED AUDIO CORPORATION)
  • KLSE-FM (91.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KZSE (90.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WHWC (88.3 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • KLCX (107.7 FM; ST. CHARLES, MN; Owner: ST. CHARLES BROADCASTING CO. LLC)
  • KRCH (101.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMSE (88.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SAINT OLAF COLLEGE)
  • W211AY (90.1 FM; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Pepin:

  • K57CN (Channel 57; WABASHA, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXLT-TV (Channel 47; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SHOCKLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKBT (Channel 8; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: QUEENB TELEVISION, LLC)
  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WEAU-TV (Channel 13; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: WEAU LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WHWC-TV (Channel 28; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WQOW-TV (Channel 18; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: WXOW-WQOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K56HW (Channel 56; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K58GC (Channel 58; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Pepin fatal accident list:

Jun 21, 2014 11:32 AM, Sr-35, 1st St, Lat: 44.44406, Lon: -92.16480, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 26, 1995 01:30 PM, 35, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 160Total average daily traffic
  • 200Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 8 Mi Nw 3/4 Mi Off Of Hwy 183 (Lat: 44.517472 Lon: -92.192111), Call Sign: WGR225, Licensee ID: L00007608
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.463 MHzGrant Date: 07/25/2000, Expiration Date: 07/31/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006Registrant: Dairyland Power Cooperative, 3200 East Ave S, La Crosse, WI 54601, Phone: (608) 788-4000
  • Bnsf Depot (Lat: 44.438861 Lon: -92.151556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 26 m, Call Sign: KAN530
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.100 MHzGrant Date: 06/21/2011, Expiration Date: 07/14/2021Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • Lat: 44.440083 Lon: -92.148611, Call Sign: WQEF246
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.835 MHzGrant Date: 02/01/2016, Expiration Date: 01/11/2026, Certifier: Mary H FayerweatherRegistrant: Federal License Management, 1784 E. 3rd Street Suite 269, Williamsport, PA 17701-3862, Phone: (570) 505-3894, Fax: (570) 651-9032, Email:
  • PEPIN HLCS HBD, Bnsf Ls3 Mp366.2 Pepin Hlcs Hbd (Lat: 44.439194 Lon: -92.150000), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQUB846
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.5800 MHzGrant Date: 05/30/2014, Expiration Date: 05/30/2024, Certifier: Michael MurphyRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • PEPIN HBD, Bnsf Ls3 Mp366.2 Pepin Hbd (Lat: 44.439194 Lon: -92.150000), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQUB849
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.695 MHzGrant Date: 05/30/2014, Expiration Date: 05/30/2024, Certifier: Michael MurphyRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 8310 Nieman Rd., Lenexa, KS 66214, Phone: (913) 577-8926, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • STATION, 6.0 Mi Nnw Of (Lat: 44.517444 Lon: -92.192111), Overall height: 92.4 m, Call Sign: WNTG567
    Assigned Frequencies: 2184.80 MHzGrant Date: 10/01/2010, Expiration Date: 11/28/2020, Cancellation Date: 06/05/2012Registrant: Pierce County Sheriffs Dept, 432 W Main St, Ellsworth, WI 54011, Phone: (715) 273-6809, Fax: (715) 273-3409, Email:
  • W 10713 Bogus Rd (Lat: 44.517444 Lon: -92.192111), Overall height: 92.4 m, Call Sign: WPNN915
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 06/13/2008, Expiration Date: 07/10/2018, Certifier: Ronald D ObermuellerRegistrant: Lerman Senter Pllc, 2001 L Street, Nw, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 416-6749, Fax: (202) 293-7783, Email:
  • AT PEPIN, W10843 Moline Rd. (Maiden Rock-50233) (Lat: 44.466167 Lon: -92.190556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93.6 m, Call Sign: WQNK666
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/07/2011, Expiration Date: 03/07/2021, Certifier: Jerald SorensonRegistrant: Pcs Technologies, Inc., 30 West Water Street, Saint Paul, MN 55107, Phone: (651) 222-5881, Fax: (651) 228-2645, Email:
  • A1Q0137A, W10843 Moline Rd. (Maiden Rock-50233) (Lat: 44.466167 Lon: -92.190556), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93.6 m, Call Sign: WQXE892
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/16/2016, Expiration Date: 02/16/2026, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • STATION, Approx 6 Mi Nnw Of (Lat: 44.517444 Lon: -92.192111), Overall height: 92.4 m, Call Sign: WAZ438
    Assigned Frequencies: 1985.00 MHz, 6625.00 MHz, 6665.00 MHz, 6645.00 MHzGrant Date: 04/07/1994, Expiration Date: 04/07/1999, Cancellation Date: 09/14/1998Registrant: Phone: (715) 836-1111

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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  • First & Lake Sts (Lat: 44.438861 Lon: -92.150167), Type: Building, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQZ218, Licensee ID: L00005238
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.475 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 08/10/2004, Expiration Date: 08/10/2014, Cancellation Date: 10/11/2014Registrant: Dans Pepin Marina Inc, 303 First St, Pepin, WI 54759, Phone: (715) 442-4900, Fax: (715) 442-3403

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pepin)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: KIRCHER DALE A VANS RV-8 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 303DF , Serial Number: 82446, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 08/03/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Dale A Kircher, Po Box 16, Pepin, WI 54759

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

  • PEPIN SPORTSMANS CLUB (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PEPIN HILL FREE CHURCH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (52%)
  • Electricity (26%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Pepin compared to Wisconsin 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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