Plainfield, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 840 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.6%
 
Males: 427  (50.9%)
Females: 413  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  33.5 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 54966.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,982 (it was $36,328 in 2000)
Plainfield:

$34,982
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,306 (it was $15,563 in 2000)

Plainfield village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $80,281 (it was $65,600 in 2000)
Plainfield:

$80,281
WI:

$163,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $629.

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  • Races in Plainfield, WI (2010)

    Plainfield races chart
    • 69180.2%White alone
    • 15518.0%Hispanic
    • 101.2%Two or more races
    • 30.3%Black alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Plainfield: 87.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.8%), Irish (12.5%), Dutch (6.7%), English (6.0%), Polish (5.6%), United States (4.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1882

Elevation: 1110 feet

Land area: 1.30 square miles.

Population density: 647 people per square mile   (low).

Plainfield,WI real estate house value index trend

Plainfield, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Plainfield:

  • High school or higher: 82.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Plainfield village:

  • Never married: 34.7%
  • Now married: 46.8%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

71 residents are foreign born (7.9% Latin America).

This village:

7.9%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Plainfield, Wisconsin as of July 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Plainfield to the number of sex offenders is 148 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,514 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,331 (1.9%)

Plainfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Oshkosh, WI (48.5 miles , pop. 62,916).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (78.8 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (187.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Oasis, WI (1.9 miles ), Almond, WI (2.3 miles ), Hancock, WI (2.4 miles ), Pine Grove, WI (2.4 miles ), Bancroft, WI (2.6 miles ), Leola, WI (2.8 miles ), Rose, WI (2.9 miles ), Coloma, WI (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $45,900
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $128,800
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $133,500
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $86,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $161,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.21 N, Longitude: 89.49 W

Area code: 715

Plainfield household income distribution Plainfield home values distribution

Crime rates in Plainfield by Year
Type 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0001N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.0115.3N/AN/A
Robberies 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 001000
per 100,000 0.00.0115.50.00.00.0
Burglaries 764222
per 100,000 792.8717.7461.9230.7234.5236.1
Thefts 8134427
per 100,000 906.01,555.0461.9461.4234.5826.4
Auto thefts 100210
per 100,000 113.30.00.0230.7117.20.0
Arson 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 257.5) 103.4115.475.8149.1132.3147.8

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Crime rate in Plainfield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.36
Wisconsin average:

2.23
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +37 (+4.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (19%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Plainfield, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Plainfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 42% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/26/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.6 miles away from the Plainfield village center killed 6 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/19/1957, a category F4 tornado 29.3 miles away from the village center killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Plainfield-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 192.7 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 407.0 miles away from Plainfield 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 382.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 335.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 172.3 miles away from Plainfield center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 405.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Waushara County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Plainfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Plainfield:

  • WILD ROSE COM MEM HOSPITAL, INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; WILD ROSE, WI)
  • WILD ROSE COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; WILD ROSE, WI)
  • WILD ROSE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WILD ROSE, WI)
  • WAUTOMA CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WAUTOMA, WI)
  • WAUTOMA CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WAUTOMA, WI)
  • DAVITA - WAUTOMA DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; WAUTOMA, WI)

airports located in Plainfield:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Plainfield:

  • Mid-State Technical College (about 19 miles; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,128)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 23 miles; Stevens Point, WI; FT enrollment: 9,089)
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (about 49 miles; Oshkosh, WI; FT enrollment: 10,637)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 52 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 5,682)
  • Northcentral Technical College (about 55 miles; Wausau, WI; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • Lawrence University (about 55 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 2,821)
  • Moraine Park Technical College (about 62 miles; Fond du Lac, WI; FT enrollment: 3,079)

Public high school in Plainfield:

Public elementary/middle schools in Plainfield:

See full list of schools located in Plainfield

Library in Plainfield:

  • PLAINFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $58,289; Location: 126 S. MAIN ST.; 16,644 books; 11,266 e-books; 4,322 audio materials; 2,379 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 11 other licensed databases; 45 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • There is also a "Plainfield Unitied Methodist Church" in Plainfield, Wisconsin.

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Notable location: Plainfield Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Plainfield include: Plainfield Baptist Church (A), Saint Pauls Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Waushara 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 2002 was 55.8. This is better than average.

City:

55.8
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 3.05. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.05
U.S.:

1.91

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.1%
(16.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 7.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.9% for other race residents, 57.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.7 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  70.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  3.2%
Whole state:  7.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported
9 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Banks with branches in Plainfield (2011 data):

  • Bancroft State Bank: Plainfield Branch at 123 West North Street, branch established on 2002/11/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $68.8 mil, Deposits: $62.5 mil, headquarters in Bancroft, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Bancroft State Bancshares, Inc.
  • Portage County Bank: Plainfield Branch at 809 West North Street, branch established on 2002/11/11. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $105.2 mil, Deposits: $92.6 mil, headquarters in Almond, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Portage County Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Wisconsin average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Plainfield village (based on Waushara County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,6874
Mainline Protestant3,30516
Evangelical Protestant2,45020
Other31
None12,051-
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: 9
Waushara County:

3.64 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Waushara County:

4.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

8.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Waushara County:

28.1%
Wisconsin:

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

17.9%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Plainfield:

46.0%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Plainfield:

41.8%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Plainfield:

28.7
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Plainfield:

24.3%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Plainfield:

10.9%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Plainfield:

6.8
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Plainfield:

32.5%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

52.5%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Plainfield:

76.7%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Plainfield, 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 1$2,626$31,5121$954
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$245
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$334
Police Protection - Officers 2$5,972$35,8320$0
Police - Other 0$0 2$534
Streets and Highways 1$3,154$37,8481$1,048
Local Libraries 1$1,736$20,8322$752
Totals for Government 5$13,488$32,37115$3,867

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $35,000 ($41.67)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $89,000 ($105.95)
    Water Utilities: $76,000 ($90.48)
    Fire Protection: $56,000 ($66.67)
    Central Staff Services: $53,000 ($63.10)
    Sewerage: $52,000 ($61.90)
    Libraries: $47,000 ($55.95)
    Regular Highways: $31,000 ($36.90)
    Parks & Recreation: $19,000 ($22.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $19,000 ($22.62)
    General - Other: $19,000 ($22.62)
    General Public Buildings: $10,000 ($11.90)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($9.52)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($3.57)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $1,000 ($1.19)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($4.76)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $20,000 ($23.81)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $151,000 ($179.76)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($4.76)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $58,000 ($69.05)
    All Other: $27,000 ($32.14)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($4.76)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $65,000 ($77.38)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $29,000 ($34.52)
    Rents: $21,000 ($25.00)
    General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($8.33)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $49,000 ($58.33)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $178,000 ($211.90)
    Highways: $28,000 ($33.33)
    All Other: $10,000 ($11.90)
  • Tax - Property: $89,000 ($105.95)
    NEC: $5,000 ($5.95)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $65,000 ($77.38)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $66,000 ($78.57)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $38,000 ($45.24)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $56,000 ($66.67)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $28,000 ($33.33)
    Water Utilities: $9,000 ($10.71)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $766,000 ($911.90)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $34,000 ($40.48)

5.84% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,372 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.84%
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 Winnebago County, WI  0.85% ($42,250 average AGI)
from Green Lake County, WI  0.40% ($29,553)
from Fond du Lac County, WI  0.33% ($37,000)


5.60% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,340 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.60%
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 Winnebago County, WI  1.03% ($29,845 average AGI)
to Portage County, WI  0.51% ($30,021)
to Green Lake County, WI  0.40% ($27,842)

Strongest AM radio stations in Plainfield:

  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WDUX (800 AM; 5 kW; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: LAIRD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFHR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WLBL (930 AM; 5 kW; AUBURNDALE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WRIG (1390 AM; 10 kW; SCHOFIELD, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Plainfield:

  • WIZD (99.9 FM; RUDOLPH, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC)
  • WGLX-FM (103.3 FM; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WAUH (102.3 FM; WAUTOMA, WI; Owner: HOMETOWN BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WLJY (106.5 FM; MARSHFIELD, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WMMA (93.9 FM; NEKOOSA, WI; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYTE (96.7 FM; WHITING, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WSPT-FM (97.9 FM; STEVENS POINT, WI; Owner: AMERICUS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WWSP (89.9 FM; STEVENS POINT, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS OF UNIV. OF WISCONSIN)
  • WDKM (106.1 FM; ADAMS, WI; Owner: ROCHE-A-CRI BROADCASTING)

TV broadcast stations around Plainfield:

  • W24BV (Channel 24; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W64AU (Channel 64; ADAMS, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • W60CI (Channel 60; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W16AY (Channel 16; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W18CS (Channel 18; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W40BC (Channel 40; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W62DA (Channel 62; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WDLS-LP (Channel 35; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)

Plainfield fatal accident list:

Jul 3, 1990 09:58 AM, 73, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Plainfield)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Plainfield, WI)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • PLAINFIELD, Hwy 51 N To Hwy 73 2 Mi E (Lat: 44.185361 Lon: -89.523583), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WPNG829
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6635.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/11/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/14/2013, Certifier: Kenneth R MeyersRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • PLAINFIELD, 6th Avenue (Lat: 44.178861 Lon: -89.501667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 83.8 m, Call Sign: WQOT623
    Assigned Frequencies: 11365.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/26/2012, Expiration Date: 01/26/2022, Certifier: David R PetersonRegistrant: Northway Communications, 105 E. Oak St, Wausau, WI 54401, Phone: (715) 842-0841, Fax: (715) 848-1413, Email:
  • PLAINFIELD, Lat: 44.213278 Lon: -89.492278, Call Sign: WQVK592
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.281 MHzGrant Date: 03/11/2015, Expiration Date: 03/11/2025, Certifier: Edward MakarykRegistrant: Sensus, 450 North Gallatin Avenue, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KA9MQN, Licensee ID: L01382314, Grant Date: 03/25/2008, Expiration Date: 06/16/2018, Registrant: Edward J Makaryk Jr, 605 Ruffalo Dr, Plainfield, WI 54966-9760
  • Call Sign: KB9FXQ, Licensee ID: L00392325, Grant Date: 08/22/2001, Expiration Date: 11/19/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/20/2013, Registrant: David K Cole, 123 N West St, Plainfield, WI 54966


FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Plainfield)

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

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH ALMOND (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (OCT-04-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-04-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-12-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-13-2012)

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

  • MIGRANT LABOR CAMP 396 (Address: W11236 ASPEN AVE , Population served: 70, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PLAINFIELD FAMILY CLINIC (Population served: 35, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • OASIS CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP CH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PLAINFIELD BP (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Wood (14%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)

Businesses in Plainfield, WI

  • Subway: 1
  • True Value: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Plainfield compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 9 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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