Phelps, Wisconsin

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Population in 2010: 1,200.
Population change since 2000: -11.1%
 
Males: 604  (50.3%)
Females: 596  (49.7%)
Median resident age:

55.4 years
Wisconsin median age:

42.6 years

Zip codes: 54554.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $45,751 (it was $31,574 in 2000)
Phelps:

$45,751
WI:

$64,168

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $32,582 (it was $17,337 in 2000)

Phelps town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $193,997 (it was $103,500 in 2000)
Phelps:

$193,997
WI:

$197,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $282,532; detached houses: $296,835; townhouses or other attached units: $254,354; in 2-unit structures: $339,535; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $215,967; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $290,407; mobile homes: $62,252; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $23,046
March 2019 cost of living index in Phelps: 92.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Phelps, WI (2010)
    • 1,15696.3%White alone
    • 201.7%American Indian alone
    • 141.2%Hispanic
    • 60.5%Two or more races
    • 40.3%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Phelps, Wisconsin as of November 30, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Phelps is 400 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: German (41.1%), Irish (11.0%), Polish (11.0%), English (9.6%), Swedish (9.6%), Norwegian (4.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1770 feet

Land area: 94.9 square miles.

Population density: 13 people per square mile   (very low).

Phelps, Wisconsin map

16 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.2%
Wisconsin:

3.6%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Phelps town:

1.4% ($1,426)
Wisconsin:

2.0% ($2,245)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Green Bay, WI (119.1 miles , pop. 102,313).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (207.0 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (300.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Conover, WI (3.1 miles ),
Lincoln, WI (3.5 miles ),
Eagle River, WI (3.5 miles ),
Alvin, WI (3.8 miles),
Watersmeet, MI (3.9 miles ),
Land O'Lakes, WI (3.9 miles ),
Cloverland, WI (4.0 miles ),
Hiles, WI (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 46.06 N, Longitude: 89.09 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Headwaters County - Start of Wisconsin River

Area code: 715

Distribution of median household income in Phelps, WI in 2019
Phelps satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.4%
Wisconsin:

4.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +160 (+13.4%).
Most common industries in Phelps, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (18.8%)
  • Health care (15.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.0%)
  • Educational services (5.3%)
  • Public administration (5.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (33.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.5%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.8%)
  • Truck transportation (3.5%)
  • Educational services (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (29.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.0%)
  • Public administration (7.7%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Social assistance (5.0%)
  • Construction (2.7%)
Most common occupations in Phelps, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.6%)
  • Carpenters (6.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Carpenters (11.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.2%)
  • Construction laborers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Registered nurses (5.0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)

Average climate in Phelps, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Phelps-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 64% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/25/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.3 miles away from the Phelps town center killed 2 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/27/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.6 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Phelps-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 80% 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 335.7 miles away from Phelps center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 318.3 miles away from Phelps center
On 5/2/2015 at 16:23:07, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 320.9 miles away from Phelps center
On 3/2/2017 at 16:53:31, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 173.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/8/2020 at 17:14:33, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 ML) earthquake occurred 197.9 miles away from Phelps center
On 2/7/2020 at 18:30:28, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 ML) earthquake occurred 198.2 miles away from Phelps center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Vilas County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Phelps topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Phelps:

  • NORTHWOODS HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION (2383 HWY 17)
  • LILLIAN KERR HEALTHCARE CENTER (2383 STATE HWY 17)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Phelps:

  • EAGLE RIVER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; EAGLE RIVER, WI)
  • EAGLE RIVER HLTH CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; EAGLE RIVER, WI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Phelps:

  • Michigan Technological University (about 78 miles; Houghton, MI; Full-time enrollment: 6,078)
  • Northcentral Technical College (about 80 miles; Wausau, WI; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • Northern Michigan University (about 88 miles; Marquette, MI; FT enrollment: 8,258)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 109 miles; Stevens Point, WI; FT enrollment: 9,089)
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (about 117 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 6,069)
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (about 121 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 5,415)
  • Mid-State Technical College (about 121 miles; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; FT enrollment: 2,128)

Public high school in Phelps:

  • PHELPS HIGH (Students: 34, Location: 4451 OLD SCHOOL RD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Phelps:

See full list of schools located in Phelps

Library in Phelps:

  • ELEANOR ELLIS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $64,742; Location: 4495 TOWN HALL RD.; 12,398 books; 11,545 e-books; 3,138 audio materials; 1,061 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 28 state licensed databases; 6 other licensed databases; 6 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Phelps: Spectacle Lake Campground (A), Lac Vieux Desert Campground (B), Kentuck Lake Campground (C), Phelps Area Emergency Medical Services (D), Phelps Volunteer Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Phelps include: Twin Lake Church (A), South Lakes Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Pickel Lake (A), Plymouth Lake (B), Potfish Lake (C), Secret Lake (D), Spectacle Lake (E), Stub Walsh Lake (F), Sugar Maple Lake (G), Vista Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Little Deerskin River (A), Military Creek (B), Kentuck Creek (C), Thoroughfare Creek (D), Blackjack Creek (E), Beaver Creek (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Lakeview Motel (2315 State Highway 17) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Vilas 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 Phelps and their reported violations in the past:

THUNDER BAY RESORT - HILLTOP (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-12-2005), St Public Notif issued (AUG-12-2005), St Boil Water Order (OCT-12-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-12-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-12-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-12-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (JUN-30-2005), St Boil Water Order (JUN-30-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-30-2005), St Public Notif requested (JUN-30-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-30-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUL-28-2005)
SAND LAKE PUB (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-27-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-27-2009), St Boil Water Order (MAY-27-2009), St Public Notif issued (MAY-28-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-28-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2009)

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

  • TWIN LAKES BIBLE CHURCH (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NORTH TWIN LODGE (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • THUNDER BAY RESORT MAIN (Population served: 35, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.1 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

65.8%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.2%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

9.2%
Whole state:

8.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.3%
Whole state:

3.7%
53 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
65 people in nursing homes in 2000
5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Phelps (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Eagle River: Phelps Branch at 4534 County Highway E, branch established on 1968/05/27. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $146.0 mil, Deposits: $106.6 mil, headquarters in Eagle River, WI, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Ellis Bankshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Phelps:

Marital status in Phelps, WI
  • Never married: 16.6%
  • Now married: 66.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 8.6%

For population 25 years and over in Phelps:

  • High school or higher: 82.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Wisconsin average:

11.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Phelps, WI (based on Vilas County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,9238
Evangelical Protestant2,60917
Mainline Protestant2,11111
Other531
None13,734-
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: 10
Here:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

11.34 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 85
Vilas County:

38.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Vilas County:

26.3%
State:

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

18.7%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

7.34% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($92,151 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.34%
Wisconsin average:

5.63%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Oneida County, WI  1.66% ($36,113 average AGI)
from Milwaukee County, WI  0.46% ($39,932)
from Dane County, WI  0.26% ($98,400)


6.01% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,741 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
Wisconsin average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Oneida County, WI  1.46% ($44,797 average AGI)
to Marathon County, WI  0.24% ($35,913)
to Dane County, WI  0.21% ($33,250)

Strongest AM radio stations in Phelps:

  • WERL (950 AM; 1 kW; EAGLE RIVER, WI)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WLKD (1570 AM; 5 kW; MINOCQUA, WI; Owner: RAVEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJMS (590 AM; 5 kW; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WIKB (1230 AM; 1 kW; IRON RIVER, MI; Owner: NORTHLAND ADVERTISING, INC.)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WDBC (680 AM; 10 kW; ESCANABA, MI; Owner: KMB BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Phelps:

  • W280AF (103.9 FM; PHELPS, WI; Owner: WRVM, INC.)
  • WRJO (94.5 FM; EAGLE RIVER, WI; Owner: BERNER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXPR (91.7 FM; RHINELANDER, WI; Owner: WHITE PINE COMMUNITY B/CASTING, INC.)
  • WIKB-FM (99.1 FM; IRON RIVER, MI; Owner: NORTHLAND ADVERTISING, INC.)
  • WLSL (93.7 FM; THREE LAKES, WI; Owner: RESULTS BROADCASTING OF RHINELANDER, INC.)
  • W292CG (106.3 FM; LAND O' LAKES, WI; Owner: WRVM, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Phelps:

  • WYOW (Channel 34; EAGLE RIVER, WI; Owner: WAOW-WYOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WJFW-TV (Channel 12; RHINELANDER, WI; Owner: NORTHLAND TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W57AR (Channel 57; SAYNER/VILAS COUNTY, WI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Phelps)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • On Fire Rd 2276 At Main Office (Lat: 46.077444 Lon: -89.076806), Call Sign: WZN759,
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.3000 MHz, Grant Date: 11/24/2001, Expiration Date: 01/12/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/17/2012, Registrant: Fit, 1565 Oak St, Eugene, OR 97401, Phone: (541) 485-8441
  • Military Hill Hwy 17 (Lat: 46.066889 Lon: -89.077639), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76 m, Call Sign: KKY942,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHz, Grant Date: 08/25/1997, Expiration Date: 08/25/2002, Cancellation Date: 06/07/2002, Certifier: Dawn M Grmick, Registrant: Northway Communications Inc, 105 E Oak St, Wausau, WI 54401, Fax: (715) 848-1413

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • PHELPS, Stwy 17 At Forest Rd 2201 (Lat: 46.069722 Lon: -89.042139), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WNEW760,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6123.10 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6835.00 MHz, 6855.00 MHz, 6815.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/14/2018, Expiration Date: 11/18/2028, Registrant: Wisconsin Electric Power Company, 333 W. Everett St, Milwaukee, WI 53203, Phone: (414) 221-2081, Fax: (414) 221-3198, Email:
  • Phelps RT, Stwy 17 At Forest Rd 2201 (Lat: 46.069944 Lon: -89.043167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQML546,
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.343 MHz, 928.343 MHz, 952.281 MHz, 928.281 MHz, Grant Date: 09/12/2020, Expiration Date: 09/15/2030, Certifier: Michael J Kelley, Registrant: Wisconsin Electric Power Company, 333 W. Everett St, Milwaukee, WI 53203, Phone: (414) 221-2081, Fax: (414) 221-3198, Email:
  • PHELPS, 4016 Deerskin Road (Lat: 46.041472 Lon: -89.097278), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 106.7 m, Overall height: 112.8 m, Call Sign: WQXL933,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 6595.00 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6595.00 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6595.00 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6595.00 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6595.00 MHz... (+4 more), Grant Date: 04/12/2016, Expiration Date: 04/12/2026, Certifier: James Westover, Registrant: Wisconsin State Patrol, 4822 Madison Yards Way - 9th Floor South, Madison, WI 53707, Phone: (608) 709-0095, Email:
  • PHELPS, 4647 Boot Lake Rd (Lat: 46.069722 Lon: -89.042139), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQYY675, Licensee ID: L00005656,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, Grant Date: 03/04/2017, Expiration Date: 03/04/2027, Certifier: Paul M Blum, Registrant: Wisconsin Public Service Corporation, 600 N. Adams St, Green Bay, WI 54307-9001, Phone: (920) 617-5166, Fax: (920) 617-5296, Email:
  • St. Louis Tower, 2465 St. Louis Rd. (Lat: 46.039889 Lon: -89.095333), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 70.1 m, Overall height: 76.1 m, Call Sign: WRCC648,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/27/2018, Expiration Date: 08/27/2028, Certifier: Lori C Collins, Registrant: Intelpath, Hinsdale, IL 60522, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:
  • ML93406A, 2200 Tower Rd (N Of Route 17) (375186) (Lat: 46.066639 Lon: -89.077028), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WRCT792,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 01/30/2019, Expiration Date: 01/30/2029, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • St Louis Road 2 Mi South Of (Lat: 46.040000 Lon: -89.095278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 38 m, Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: KNKD729,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.175 MHz, Grant Date: 03/11/2021, Expiration Date: 04/01/2029, Certifier: Jeff Sohn, Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 931 Shetland Ct, Mclean, VA 22120, Phone: (703) 584-8673, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KF9OF, Previous Call Sign: N9KQC, Licensee ID: L00185667, Grant Date: 02/01/2013, Expiration Date: 03/23/2023, Certifier: Fred D Moore, Registrant: Fred D Moore, 3304 Hwy 17, Phelps, WI 54554
  • Call Sign: WD9HVR, Licensee ID: L00695089, Grant Date: 06/05/2003, Expiration Date: 08/24/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/25/2015, Registrant: Michel A Coccia, 203 Smoky Lake Dr, Phelps, WI 54554
  • Call Sign: KC9SZW, Licensee ID: L01588456, Grant Date: 05/27/2020, Expiration Date: 08/18/2030, Certifier: Anthony E Campion, Registrant: Anthony E Campion, 1605 E Boot Lake Rd, Phelps, WI 54554
  • Call Sign: KD9CXC, Licensee ID: L01918685, Grant Date: 01/28/2015, Expiration Date: 01/28/2025, Certifier: Lorin W Johnson, Registrant: Lorin W Johnson, 2266 Strong Rd, Phelps, WI 54554
  • Call Sign: KD9GIP, Licensee ID: L02028343, Grant Date: 05/23/2016, Expiration Date: 05/23/2026, Certifier: Reid H Collins, Registrant: Reid H Collins, 875 Eagles Nest, Phelps, WI 54554

Most common first names in Phelps, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1877.3 years
Helen1484.1 years
Robert1273.9 years
William1177.4 years
Ruth1079.3 years
George1080.0 years
Grace986.4 years
Lillian881.1 years
Joseph881.6 years
Clarence779.9 years
Most common last names in Phelps, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Olson983.8 years
Crass786.3 years
Kinner779.9 years
Johnson681.0 years
Kohta579.6 years
Carlson579.4 years
Schuster576.2 years
Ranta586.8 years
Schroeder580.4 years
Lahti475.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Phelps, WI
  • 34.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 34.0%Utility gas
  • 14.6%Wood
  • 12.0%Electricity
  • 4.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Phelps, WI
  • 42.1%Electricity
  • 26.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 22.4%Utility gas
  • 5.3%Wood
  • 3.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Phelps 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2021.