Potosi, Wisconsin

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Population in 2013: 685 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.7%
 
Males: 371  (54.3%)
Females: 314  (45.7%)
Median resident age:  46.3 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 53820.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $51,775 (it was $35,294 in 2000)
Potosi:

$51,775
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,595 (it was $17,189 in 2000)

Potosi village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $121,250 (it was $72,600 in 2000)
Potosi:

$121,250
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $129,043; Detached houses: $133,363; Mobile homes: $15,473

Median gross rent in 2013: $559.

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  • Races in Potosi, WI (2010)

    Potosi races chart
    • 67698.3%White alone
    • 50.7%Asian alone
    • 40.6%Hispanic
    • 20.3%Two or more races
    • 10.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Potosi: 87.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (53.9%), Irish (13.8%), English (5.8%), United States (5.7%), Norwegian (3.1%), Polish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1887

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 1.65 square miles.

Population density: 416 people per square mile   (low).

Potosi,WI real estate house value index trend

Potosi, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Potosi:

  • High school or higher: 84.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Potosi village:

  • Never married: 19.5%
  • Now married: 63.3%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

4 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.6%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Potosi, Wisconsin as of August 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Potosi to the number of sex offenders is 200 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,807 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,988 (1.4%)

Potosi satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (12.4 miles , pop. 57,686).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (72.5 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (166.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Tennyson, WI (1.3 miles ), Sherrill, IA (2.5 miles) , Dickeyville, WI (2.7 miles ), Balltown, IA (2.9 miles) , South Lancaster, WI (2.9 miles ), Durango, IA (3.0 miles) , Sageville, IA (3.0 miles ), Kieler, WI (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $63,200
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $81,000
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $107,100
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $86,300
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $78,800
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $56,500
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $120,400
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $98,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $111,800
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $97,300
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $191,300
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $430,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.68 N, Longitude: 90.72 W

Area code: 608

Potosi household income distribution Potosi home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.2%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +40 (+6.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (26%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Potosi, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Potosi-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 69% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 42.5 miles away from the Potosi village center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/13/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.2 miles away from the village center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Potosi-area historical earthquake activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 86% 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 328.2 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 126.0 miles away from Potosi 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 305.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 359.8 miles away from the city 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 327.7 miles away from Potosi center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 314.6 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 Grant County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Potosi topographic map

Birthplace of: Alexander Mackenzie (engineer) - Chief of Engineers.

Hospitals and medical centers near Potosi:

  • SUNNYCREST MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DUBUQUE, IA)
  • STONEHILL CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DUBUQUE, IA)
  • LANCASTER CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LANCASTER, WI)
  • WEST 32ND COMMUNITY LIVING HOME (Hospital, about 11 miles away; DUBUQUE, IA)
  • HILLS AND DALES CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER (Hospital, about 11 miles away; DUBUQUE, IA)
  • GRANT REG HLTH CTR Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; LANCASTER, WI)
  • HACIENDA COMMUNITY LIVING HOME (Hospital, about 12 miles away; DUBUQUE, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Potosi:

  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 13 miles; Platteville, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,679)
  • Upper Iowa University (about 56 miles; Fayette, IA; FT enrollment: 5,275)
  • Ashford University (about 64 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 68 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Luther College (about 71 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)
  • Edgewood College (about 71 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • Kirkwood Community College (about 72 miles; Cedar Rapids, IA; FT enrollment: 11,503)

Public high school in Potosi:

  • Potosi Hi (Students: 127; Location: 128 Highway 61 N; Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Potosi:

  • Potosi El (Students: 160; Location: 128 Highway 61 N; Grades: KG-5)
  • Potosi Mid (Students: 58; Location: 128 Highway 61 N; Grades: 6-8)

Private elementary/middle school in Potosi:

  • SS ANDREW-THOMAS SCHOOL (Students: 71; Location: 100 HWY 61 N; Grades: PK - 8)
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Notable locations in Potosi: Potosi Station (A), Potosi Rescue Squad (B), Potosi Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Potosi include: Davies Memorial United Church of Christ (A), Saint Thomas Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

Tourist attractions: Passage Thru Time (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 116 North Main Street), Tennyson- Village of Clerk (Recreation Areas; 107 Bunker Hill Street).

Grant County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 45.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

45.4
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.15
U.S.:

9.14

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

SCOOTERS MIDWAY (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (SEP-30-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-30-2010), St Public Notif requested (SEP-30-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-13-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-27-2010)

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

  • POTOSI COMMUNITY BIBLE CH (Population served: 80, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • YODERS ROCKVILLE BAR (Population served: 53, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.2%
(10.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 77.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 66.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  68.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.8%
Whole state:  7.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Potosi compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Potosi (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank: Potosi Branch at 102 South Main Street, branch established on 1904/03/04. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $9,212.3 mil, Deposits: $7,452.0 mil, headquarters in Flint, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 220 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Republic Bancorp, Inc.
  • The Benton State Bank: Potosi Branch at 338 Highway 61 South, branch established on 2005/01/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $53.2 mil, Deposits: $45.9 mil, headquarters in Benton, WI, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Bsb Community Bancorporation, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
Wisconsin average:

10.5

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (53%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (16%)
  • Wood (14%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Potosi village (based on Grant County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic20,48919
Mainline Protestant8,78741
Evangelical Protestant3,40038
Other3864
Orthodox301
None18,116-
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: 12
Grant County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Grant County:

5.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 49
Here:

9.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Grant County:

27.8%
Wisconsin:

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

11.4%
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
Other Government Administration 9$3,490$4,6530$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,990$47,8802$624
Streets and Highways 1$3,146$37,7520$0
Other and Unallocable 2$61$3660$0
Totals for Government 13$10,687$9,8652$624

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $224,000 ($327.01)
    Sewerage: $21,000 ($30.66)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($8.76)
    Health - Other: $4,000 ($5.84)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $126,000 ($183.94)
    Police Protection: $56,000 ($81.75)
    Regular Highways: $53,000 ($77.37)
    Water Utilities: $50,000 ($72.99)
    Central Staff Services: $48,000 ($70.07)
    Fire Protection: $33,000 ($48.18)
    General - Other: $28,000 ($40.88)
    Solid Waste Management: $23,000 ($33.58)
    General Public Buildings: $9,000 ($13.14)
    Health Services - Other: $8,000 ($11.68)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($7.30)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($5.84)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($4.38)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($10.22)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Regular Highways: $51,000 ($74.45)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $4,000 ($5.84)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($1.46)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $99,000 ($144.53)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $116,000 ($169.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $24,000 ($35.04)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($8.76)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $24,000 ($35.04)
    Highways: $5,000 ($7.30)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $31,000 ($45.26)
    General Revenue, NEC: $5,000 ($7.30)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $29,000 ($42.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $228,000 ($332.85)
    Highways: $24,000 ($35.04)
    All Other: $3,000 ($4.38)
  • Tax - Property: $57,000 ($83.21)
    NEC: $3,000 ($4.38)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $233,000 ($340.15)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $50,000 ($72.99)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $272,000 ($397.08)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $11,000 ($16.06)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $689,000 ($1005.84)

4.99% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,518 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.99%
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 Dane County, WI  0.47% ($35,409 average AGI)
from Iowa County, WI  0.41% ($17,143)
from Lafayette County, WI  0.39% ($25,562)


5.40% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,907 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.40%
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 Dane County, WI  0.76% ($29,628 average AGI)
to Iowa County, WI  0.44% ($29,298)
to Dubuque County, IA  0.39% ($36,365)

Strongest AM radio stations in Potosi:

  • KDTH (1370 AM; 5 kW; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • WDBQ (1490 AM; 1 kW; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WPVL (1590 AM; 1 kW; PLATTEVILLE, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGLR (1280 AM; 1 kW; LANCASTER, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, 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.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Potosi:

  • KIYX (106.1 FM; SAGEVILLE, IA; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WPVL-FM (107.1 FM; PLATTEVILLE, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • KATF (92.9 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • WGLR-FM (97.7 FM; LANCASTER, WI; Owner: QUEENB RADIO WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • KXGE (102.3 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVRE (101.1 FM; DICKEYVILLE, WI; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • K254AE (98.7 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KLYV (105.3 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJOD (103.3 FM; ASBURY, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • K269EK (101.7 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KGRR (97.3 FM; EPWORTH, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • K239AB (95.7 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)
  • WJTY (88.1 FM; LANCASTER, WI; Owner: JOY PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHHI (91.3 FM; HIGHLAND, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WQPC (94.3 FM; PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WI; Owner: ROBINSON CORPORATION)
  • WSUP (90.5 FM; PLATTEVILLE, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WDBQ-FM (107.5 FM; GALENA, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Potosi:

  • KFXB (Channel 40; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: DUBUQUE TV LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWWL (Channel 7; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • W22CI (Channel 22; BLOOMINGTON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)

Potosi fatal accident list:

Jul 21, 1990 00:40 AM, 133, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • $164,000Total costs
  • 2,250Total average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Peter M Connolly, 5875 Stage Road (Lat: 42.717861 Lon: -90.702222), Type: 83.9, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 2024577126, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, SUITE 100
  • Peter M Connolly, 5875 Stage Road (Lat: 42.717861 Lon: -90.702222), Type: 83.9, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 2024577126, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, SUITE 100

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 42.698694 Lon: -90.649778, Call Sign: WNMP734
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.250 MHz, 469.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/27/2003, Expiration Date: 09/28/2013
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc., Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • 125 Cross St (Lat: 42.694167 Lon: -90.475417), Type: Tank, Structure height: 40 m, Overall height: 43 m, Call Sign: WQHJ852
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.925 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/16/2007, Expiration Date: 08/16/2017, Certifier: Pete J Janish
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • Lat: 42.695611 Lon: -90.699889, Call Sign: WQLC653
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.082 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/04/2009, Expiration Date: 12/04/2019, Certifier: Chris Lohll
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc., Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • POTOSI, 5875 Stage Road (Lat: 42.717861 Lon: -90.702222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 83.9 m, Call Sign: WQKQ361
    Assigned Frequencies: 6650.00 MHz, 6665.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/11/2009, Expiration Date: 08/11/2019, Certifier: John E Rooney
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • TENNYSON, Bunker Hill Street (Lat: 42.686944 Lon: -90.678472), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQQY653
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/27/2013, Expiration Date: 03/27/2023, Certifier: Charles Cleary
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KB9KJH, Licensee ID: L00702725
    Grant Date: 03/16/2005, Expiration Date: 05/10/2015, Certifier: Dawayne M Champion
    Registrant: Dawayne M Champion, 7276 Hwy 133, Potosi, WI 53820
  • Call Sign: N9FRQ, Licensee ID: L01078040
    Grant Date: 10/28/2005, Expiration Date: 01/24/2016, Certifier: Dennis D Zlabek
    Registrant: Dennis D Zlabek, 4021 Dean Lane, Potosi, WI 53820
  • Call Sign: N9YRB
    Grant Date: 09/27/1994, Expiration Date: 09/27/2004, Cancellation Date: 09/28/2006
    Registrant: Steven L Gillen, 154 S Main St, Potosi, WI 53820
  • Call Sign: KC9LVV, Licensee ID: L01300647
    Grant Date: 07/02/2007, Expiration Date: 07/02/2017, Certifier: Walter F Durley
    Registrant: Walter F Durley, 5510 County Hwy U, Potosi, WI 53820

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 17-30A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 142 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 14793 , Serial Number: 74-30708, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 07/19/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Frank Trofimchuck, 4652 Marsha Ln, Potosi, WI 53820
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 120 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1645V , Serial Number: 13817, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 05/14/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Theodore Wayne Bode, 111 Hwy 61 N, Potosi, WI 53820
  • Aircraft: SPORT COPTER VORTEX (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 739B , Serial Number: 104, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 12/29/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Terry L Boyle, 4470 Winkler Ln, Potosi, WI 53820

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