Port Washington, Wisconsin

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Population in 2013: 11,343 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.4%
 
Males: 5,718  (50.4%)
Females: 5,625  (49.6%)
Median resident age:  38.8 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 53074.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $57,779 (it was $53,827 in 2000)
Port Washington:

$57,779
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,007 (it was $24,862 in 2000)

Port Washington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $174,948 (it was $136,100 in 2000)
Port Washington:

$174,948
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $308,305; Detached houses: $326,948; Townhouses or other attached units: $223,861; In 2-unit structures: $165,779; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $154,430; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $138,908; Mobile homes: $28,477

Median gross rent in 2013: $729.

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  • Races in Port Washington, WI (2013)

    Port Washington races chart
    • 10,34291.4%White alone
    • 4704.2%Hispanic
    • 2131.9%Asian alone
    • 1020.9%Black alone
    • 1060.9%Two or more races
    • 680.6%American Indian alone
    • 90.08%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Port Washington: 99.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (36.4%), Irish (8.5%), Polish (7.5%), English (5.2%), Norwegian (4.8%), French (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1882

Elevation: 612 feet

Land area: 3.85 square miles.

Population density: 2,949 people per square mile   (average).

Port Washington,WI real estate house value index trend

Port Washington, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Port Washington:

  • High school or higher: 94.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Port Washington city:

  • Never married: 27.9%
  • Now married: 50.7%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

287 residents are foreign born (0.7% Europe, 0.7% Asia).

This city:

2.5%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 27 registered sex offenders living in Port Washington, Wisconsin as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Port Washington to the number of sex offenders is 59 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,999 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,813 (1.8%)

Port Washington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Milwaukee, WI (23.9 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (107.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Saukville, WI (1.8 miles ), Fredonia, WI (2.5 miles ), Grafton, WI (2.5 miles ), Belgium, WI (2.8 miles ), Waubeka, WI (2.8 miles ), Cedarburg, WI (2.9 miles ), Newburg, WI (3.0 miles ), Trenton, WI (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $97,900
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $239,600
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $170,900
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $226,000
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $345,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $341,800
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $292,400
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2012: 16 buildings, average cost: $168,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.39 N, Longitude: 87.88 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,376 (-12.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,638 (26.5%)

Area code: 262

Port Washington household income distribution Port Washington home values distribution

Crime rates in Port Washington by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.09.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 202102202130N/A
per 100,000 19.00.018.99.30.018.318.00.017.88.926.60.0N/A
Robberies 0000003003020
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.027.00.00.026.70.017.70.0
Assaults 2021210011480
per 100,000 19.00.018.99.318.39.10.00.08.98.935.470.80.0
Burglaries 182520121125611101310178
per 100,000 170.7235.4189.1111.1100.5228.754.099.288.9115.688.5150.470.2
Thefts 19619618314614318915212514893144131132
per 100,000 1,859.21,845.91,730.01,351.61,306.71,728.91,367.51,127.51,315.9827.31,274.41,159.21,157.5
Auto thefts 10478565454217
per 100,000 94.937.766.274.145.754.945.036.144.535.617.78.861.4
Arson 00N/A1000110102
per 100,000 0.00.0N/A9.30.00.00.09.08.90.08.90.017.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 118.497.9111.980.869.9111.288.776.682.363.991.280.958.9

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Crime rate in Port Washington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 24 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Wisconsin average:

2.19
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.2%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +985 (+10.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Port Washington, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Port Washington-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 13% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/22/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.2 miles away from the Port Washington city center injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/18/1996, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 33.7 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused $40 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Port Washington-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 341.8 miles away from the city center
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 143.5 miles away from Port Washington 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 316.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 267.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 364.3 miles away from Port Washington center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 403.9 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 Ozaukee County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Port Washington topographic map

Birthplace of: Rich Strenger - Football player, Beany Jacobson - Baseball player, Vernon Biever - Photographer, Mitch Jacoby - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Port Washington:

  • HERITAGE NURSING AND REHAB CTR (1119 N WISCONSIN ST)
  • HERITAGE NURSING HOME (1119 N WISCONSIN ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Port Washington:

  • AURORA MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; GRAFTON, WI)
  • COLUMBIA CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; MEQUON, WI)
  • COLUMBIA ST MARY'S HOSPITAL OZAUKEE, INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; MEQUON, WI)
  • SARAH CHUDNOW CAMPUS (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MEQUON, WI)
  • HIGHLANDS AT NEWCASTLE PL (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MEQUON, WI)
  • MEQUON HLTHCARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MEQUON, WI)
  • HEARTHSIDE NH AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; BROWN DEER, WI)

Airports and heliports located in Port Washington:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Port Washington:

  • Concordia University-Wisconsin (about 10 miles; Mequon, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,253)
  • Cardinal Stritch University (about 18 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 3,595)
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (about 22 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 24,196)
  • Milwaukee School of Engineering (about 25 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Milwaukee Area Technical College (about 25 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 13,156)
  • Marquette University (about 25 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 9,844)
  • Waukesha County Technical College (about 30 miles; Pewaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 4,415)

Public high school in Port Washington:

Public elementary/middle schools in Port Washington:

  • Thomas Jefferson Mid (Students: 774; Location: 1403 N Holden St; Grades: 5-8)
  • Dunwiddie El (Students: 476; Location: 1243 W Lincoln Ave; Grades: KG-4)
  • Lincoln El (Students: 333; Location: 1325 N Theis Ln; Grades: PK-4)

Private elementary/middle school in Port Washington:

  • PORT WASHINGTON CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 242; Location: 1802 N WISCONSIN ST; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Port Washington

Library in Port Washington:

  • W.J. NIEDERKORN LIBRARY (Operating income: $582,594; Location: 316 W. GRAND AVE.; 57,358 books; 10,382 e-books; 5,984 audio materials; 6,102 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 28 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 179 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Port Washington: W J Niederkorn Public Library (A), Ozaukee County Jail (B), Ozaukee County Courthouse (C), Ohana Ambulance and Emergency Medical Services (D), Port Washington Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Port Washington include: Saint Marys Roman Catholic Church (A), Saint Johns Lutheran Church (B), Friedens Evangelical Church (C), First Congregational Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Marys Cemetery (1), Union Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Sauk Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Port Washington: Lake Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Port Washington Historical Society (Historical Places & Services; 311 North Johnson Street).

Hotels: Harborside Motor Inn-Best Western (135 East Grand Avenue), Country Inn-Stes Port Washing (350 East Seven Hills Road), Beltone Hearing Aid Service at Best Western Harborsi (135 East Grand Avenue).

Courts: Court House (1201 South Spring Street), Family Court Commissioner Ozaukee County Of (1201 South Spring Street).

Ozaukee 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 2012 was 105. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

105
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.318. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.318
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 11.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.969. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.969
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.15
U.S.:

9.14

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

PORTVIEW CHRISTIAN CENTER (Population served: 308, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-02-2012), St Public Notif issued (JUL-02-2012), St Boil Water Order (JUL-02-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUL-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-09-2012)
ST SIMON THE FISHERMAN EPISC (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-26-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-26-2008), St Boil Water Order (SEP-26-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-30-2008), St Public Notif issued (SEP-30-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-15-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-13-2008), St Boil Water Order (AUG-13-2008), St Public Notif issued (AUG-14-2008), St Public Notif received (AUG-14-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-29-2008)
R & R BAR & GRILL (Population served: 37, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-16-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-16-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-16-2006), St Public Notif issued (OCT-16-2006), St Boil Water Order (OCT-16-2006), St Compliance achieved (OCT-25-2006)
PIONEER VILLAGE (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-19-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-19-2010), St Boil Water Order (AUG-19-2010), St Public Notif issued (AUG-19-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2010)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In MAY-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-01-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-01-2006), St Public Notif requested (JUN-01-2006), St Other (JUN-01-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-02-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUN-22-2006)

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

  • STEVLINS DO-IT-BEST HARDWARE (Population served: 704, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • VIRMOND PARK (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MEE KWON PARK CLUBHOUSE (Population served: 154, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NISLEITS COUNTRY INN (Population served: 105, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MEMORIES (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • OZAUKEE CO HWY DEPT CEDARBURG (Population served: 35, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • OZAUKEE CO HWY DEPT WAUBEKA (Population served: 33, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PIONEER VILLAGE TRAIN STATION WELL (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • OPEN DOOR BIBLE CHURCH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WAUBEDONIA COUNTY PARK (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.8%
(5.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.3% for Black residents, 44.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.3% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.7%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Port Washington in 2010:

  • 214 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 122 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 43 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Port Washington in 2000:

  • 215 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 61 people in nursing homes
  • 38 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 26 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 16 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 8 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 6 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Port Washington, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Port Washington compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Port Washington (2011 data):

  • The Port Washington State Bank: at 206 North Franklin Street, branch established on 1899/09/11; Walters Street Branch at 425 West Walters Street, branch established on 2003/09/02. Info updated 2007/09/05: Bank assets: $414.6 mil, Deposits: $371.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Port Bancshares, Inc.
  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Port Washington Branch at 623 West Grand Avenue, branch established on 1991/09/18; Port Washington Office Branch at 1590 Cardinal Dr, branch established on 2008/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal
  • Associated Bank, National Association: Port Washington Branch at 222 North Wisconsin Street, branch established on 1923/01/01. 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 Port Washington, Wisconsin:

  • Holiday Inn Harborview, 135 E Grand Ave, Port Washington, WI 53074 , Phone: (262) 284-9461, Fax: (262) 284-3169
  • Country Inn & Suites By Carlson - Port Washington, 350 E Seven Hills Rd, Port Washington, WI 53074 , Phone: (262) 284-2100, Fax: (262) 284-6740
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Port Washington, Wisconsin

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Wisconsin average:

10.5

Port Washington travel time to work - commute Port Washington mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

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Religion statistics for Port Washington city (based on Ozaukee County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic28,6448
Evangelical Protestant14,46931
Mainline Protestant10,28920
Other1,24410
Orthodox2501
None31,499-
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: 13
Ozaukee County:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Ozaukee County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Ozaukee County:

3.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 81
Here:

9.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Ozaukee County:

25.1%
Wisconsin:

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

9.0%
State:

13.0%
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 3$13,397$53,5880$0
Other Government Administration 5$24,086$57,8069$4,940
Police Protection - Officers 18$106,757$71,1710$0
Police - Other 5$17,763$42,6312$1,639
Firefighters 1$7,149$85,78849$20,242
Fire - Other 0$0 1$718
Streets and Highways 12$59,012$59,0122$1,402
Welfare 0$0 3$4,291
Sewerage 4$20,433$61,2990$0
Parks and Recreation 5$23,012$55,2292$2,859
Water Supply 9$45,664$60,8850$0
Local Libraries 2$9,325$55,95013$15,146
Other and Unallocable 2$6,688$40,12813$5,051
Totals for Government 66$333,286$60,59794$56,288

Port Washington government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $2,137,000 ($188.40)
    Water Utilities: $1,808,000 ($159.39)
    Regular Highways: $1,797,000 ($158.42)
    Parks and Recreation: $133,000 ($11.73)
    Libraries: $18,000 ($1.59)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $12,000 ($1.06)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,519,000 ($222.08)
    Water Utilities: $2,031,000 ($179.05)
    Sewerage: $1,770,000 ($156.04)
    Regular Highways: $1,577,000 ($139.03)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,574,000 ($138.76)
    General - Other: $557,000 ($49.11)
    Libraries: $508,000 ($44.79)
    Central Staff Services: $457,000 ($40.29)
    Solid Waste Management: $289,000 ($25.48)
    Health - Other: $259,000 ($22.83)
    Local Fire Protection: $252,000 ($22.22)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $217,000 ($19.13)
    Transit Utilities: $156,000 ($13.75)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $138,000 ($12.17)
    Financial Administration: $119,000 ($10.49)
    General Public Buildings: $113,000 ($9.96)
    Parking Facilities: $14,000 ($1.23)
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,000 ($0.35)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,141,000 ($100.59)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $77,000 ($6.79)
    Libraries: $11,000 ($0.97)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($0.97)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($0.44)
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,000 ($0.26)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($0.18)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($0.18)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Police Protection: $5,000 ($0.44)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($0.35)
    Public Welfare: $4,000 ($0.35)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($0.35)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.09)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.09)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $94,000 ($8.29)
    Sewerage: $92,000 ($8.11)
    Police Protection: $77,000 ($6.79)
    Water Utilities: $68,000 ($5.99)
    Central Staff Services: $60,000 ($5.29)
    Local Fire Protection: $16,000 ($1.41)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,496,000 ($396.37)

Port Washington government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,904,000 ($167.86)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,228,000 ($108.26)
    All Other: $276,000 ($24.33)
    Parking Facilities: $14,000 ($1.23)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($1.06)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $195,000 ($17.19)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $640,000 ($56.42)
    Interest Earnings: $405,000 ($35.70)
    Special Assessments: $259,000 ($22.83)
    Fines and Forfeits: $237,000 ($20.89)
    Rents: $37,000 ($3.26)
    Donations From Private Sources: $13,000 ($1.15)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,385,000 ($210.26)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,317,000 ($116.11)
    Highways: $551,000 ($48.58)
    All Other: $256,000 ($22.57)
  • Tax - Property: $5,218,000 ($460.02)
    Other License: $343,000 ($30.24)
    Other Selective Sales: $199,000 ($17.54)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $92,000 ($8.11)
    NEC: $40,000 ($3.53)

Port Washington government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,593,000 ($1815.48)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,509,000 ($1719.92)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,245,000 ($550.56)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $5,725,000 ($504.72)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,984,000 ($174.91)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $900,000 ($79.34)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $520,000 ($45.84)

Port Washington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,192,000 ($369.57)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,528,000 ($1192.63)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,317,000 ($556.91)

5.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($70,047 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.80%
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 Milwaukee County, WI  1.99% ($70,551 average AGI)
from Washington County, WI  0.67% ($46,766)
from Waukesha County, WI  0.40% ($60,831)


5.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($58,096 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
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 Milwaukee County, WI  1.54% ($42,198 average AGI)
to Washington County, WI  0.71% ($59,864)
to Sheboygan County, WI  0.43% ($42,948)

Strongest AM radio stations in Port Washington:

  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKSH (1640 AM; 10 kW; SUSSEX, WI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBKV (1470 AM; 3 kW; WEST BEND, WI; Owner: WEST BEND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WAUK (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WALT-WEST WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHBL (1330 AM; 5 kW; SHEBOYGAN, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WOKY (920 AM; 5 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Port Washington:

  • WGLB-FM (100.1 FM; PORT WASHINGTON, WI; Owner: STARBOARD MEDIA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WMIL-FM (106.1 FM; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLTQ (97.3 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJZI (93.3 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)
  • WKTI-FM (94.5 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WUWM (89.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WXSS (103.7 FM; WAUWATOSA, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MILWAUKEE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKLH (96.5 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WLUM-FM (102.1 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)
  • WMWK (88.1 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRIT-FM (95.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBWI-FM (92.5 FM; WEST BEND, WI; Owner: WEST BEND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSTM (91.3 FM; KIEL, WI; Owner: JUBILATION MINISTRIES INC)
  • WLZR (102.9 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJMR-FM (98.3 FM; MENOMONEE FALLS, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WHAD (90.7 FM; DELAFIELD, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WFZH (105.3 FM; MUKWONAGO, WI; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFMR (106.9 FM; BROOKFIELD, WI; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF MILWAUKEE, LLC)
  • WVCY-FM (107.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WXER (104.5 FM; PLYMOUTH, WI; Owner: RBH ENTERPRISES, INC. D/B/A YELLOW DOG BROADCASTING)

TV broadcast stations around Port Washington:

  • WITI (Channel 6; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WITI LICENSE,INC.)
  • WISN-TV (Channel 12; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WISN HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WDJT-TV (Channel 58; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WDJT-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPXE (Channel 55; KENOSHA, WI; Owner: PAXSON MILWAUKEE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMVS (Channel 10; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WMVT (Channel 36; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WMLW-CA (Channel 46; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W63CU (Channel 63; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCGV-TV (Channel 24; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WCGV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WVTV (Channel 18; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WVTV LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WTMJ-TV (Channel 4; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WVCY-TV (Channel 30; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
  • WWRS-TV (Channel 52; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WMKE-CA (Channel 7; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: KM LPTV OF MILWAUKEE, L.L.C.)
  • WJJA (Channel 49; RACINE, WI; Owner: TV-49, INC.)
  • W16BS (Channel 16; SHEBOYGAN, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Port Washington fatal accident list:

Dec 25, 1999 12:20 AM, I-43, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 11, 1990 05:34 PM, Ll, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 11, 1981 05:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 30, 1978 09:25 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 21, 1976 11:20 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 24, 1976 01:40 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 23, 1975 07:05 AM, Vehicles: 7, Persons: 8, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • $454,000Total costs
  • 16,299Total average daily traffic
  • 342Total average daily truck traffic
  • 18,799Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$171,64531$160,012182$143,9547$44,67323$161,957
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$010$154,1412$5,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$197,7573$111,33039$172,0481$7,4302$156,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$310,85027$167,5151$163,7100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$100,85011$167,7900$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 6301.00 , 6302.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$191,4268$183,105
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$113,0001$187,130
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$165,4201$243,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$75,4201$152,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 6301.00 , 6302.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 24
  • Hazardous Condition: 24
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Port Washington

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Port Washington, WI
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NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Subway1
FedEx2True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Holiday Inn1UPS3
McDonald's1YMCA1
Pizza Hut1
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