Poynette, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 2,505 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.5%
 
Males: 1,252  (50.0%)
Females: 1,253  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  35.7 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 53955.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $57,076 (it was $45,000 in 2000)
Poynette:

$57,076
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,311 (it was $18,962 in 2000)

Poynette village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $154,026 (it was $114,300 in 2000)
Poynette:

$154,026
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $197,657; Detached houses: $205,928; Townhouses or other attached units: $144,398; In 2-unit structures: $214,573; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $94,162; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $127,930; Mobile homes: $22,991

Median gross rent in 2013: $762.

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  • Races in Poynette, WI (2010)

    Poynette races chart
    • 2,40695.2%White alone
    • 401.6%Hispanic
    • 301.2%Two or more races
    • 240.9%Black alone
    • 190.8%American Indian alone
    • 80.3%Asian alone
    • 10.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Poynette: 88.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (40.6%), Norwegian (13.4%), Irish (11.7%), English (6.9%), Polish (3.3%), Swedish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1892

Elevation: 847 feet

Land area: 2.41 square miles.

Population density: 1,038 people per square mile   (low).

Poynette,WI real estate house value index trend

Poynette, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Poynette:

  • High school or higher: 93.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Poynette village:

  • Never married: 30.3%
  • Now married: 47.2%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 17.4%

26 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.0%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Poynette, Wisconsin as of September 26, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Poynette to the number of sex offenders is 209 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,451 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,552 (2.8%)

Poynette satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Madison, WI (22.0 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (138.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Dekorra, WI (1.7 miles ), Arlington, WI (2.0 miles ), Lowville, WI (2.5 miles ), Leeds, WI (2.5 miles ), Pacific, WI (2.9 miles ), Wyocena, WI (2.9 miles ), Lodi, WI (2.9 miles ), Lake Wisconsin, WI (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $94,400
  • 1998: 10 buildings, average cost: $135,700
  • 1999: 23 buildings, average cost: $133,600
  • 2000: 18 buildings, average cost: $100,600
  • 2001: 23 buildings, average cost: $114,900
  • 2002: 26 buildings, average cost: $115,300
  • 2003: 36 buildings, average cost: $123,500
  • 2004: 17 buildings, average cost: $152,900
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $165,500
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $156,700
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $171,300
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $231,700
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $225,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.39 N, Longitude: 89.40 W

Area code: 608

Poynette household income distribution Poynette home values distribution

Crime rates in Poynette by Year
Type 2002 2003 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/AN/A
Robberies 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 22130010101
per 100,000 87.083.638.9116.30.00.039.90.039.40.039.9
Burglaries 726411713251
per 100,000 304.583.6233.3155.1431.7271.639.9118.278.8199.839.9
Thefts 4949352716242719312320
per 100,000 2,131.42,048.51,360.81,046.9627.9931.31,078.3748.31,221.4919.3797.4
Auto thefts 30100000000
per 100,000 130.50.038.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 0N/A0000N/A0001
per 100,000 0.0N/A0.00.00.00.0N/A0.00.00.039.9
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 282.7) 139.8108.784.979.057.658.556.139.764.752.844.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Poynette detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.59
Wisconsin average:

2.23
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.3%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +621 (+37.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (19%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Poynette, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Poynette-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 75% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 9.8 miles away from the Poynette village center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 9/26/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.3 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Poynette-area historical earthquake activity is 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 350.7 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 136.1 miles away from Poynette 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 325.9 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 115.6 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 349.6 miles away from Poynette 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 383.4 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 Columbia County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Poynette topographic map

Birthplace of: Mark Shumate - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Poynette:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY-LODI (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LODI, WI)
  • COLUMBIA HLTH CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WYOCENA, WI)
  • DIVINE SAVIOR HEALTHCARE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; PORTAGE, WI)
  • DIVINE SAVIOR HLTHCARE Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; PORTAGE, WI)
  • WAUNAKEE MNR HLTH CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WAUNAKEE, WI)

Amtrak stations near Poynette:

  • 12 miles: PORTAGE (400 W. ONEIDA ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 20 miles: COLUMBUS (359 LUDINGTON ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Poynette:

  • Herzing University-Madison (about 19 miles; Madison, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,160)
  • Madison Area Technical College (about 20 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 9,603)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 23 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 34,621)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 23 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)
  • Edgewood College (about 24 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 51 miles; Whitewater, WI; FT enrollment: 11,124)
  • Marian University (about 56 miles; Fond Du Lac, WI; FT enrollment: 2,045)

Public high school in Poynette:

  • POYNETTE HIGH (Students: 322, Location: 108 N CLEVELAND ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Poynette:

See full list of schools located in Poynette

Library in Poynette:

  • POYNETTE AREA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $148,332; Location: 118 N. MAIN ST.; 17,907 books; 8,370 e-books; 5,034 audio materials; 2,359 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 10 other licensed databases; 75 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Poynette - Dekorra Fire Department and Emergency Medical Services (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Hillside Cemetery (1), Klaila Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Poynette: Muir Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Poynette Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 116 North Main Street), Apocalypse Paintball Inc (Amusement & Theme Parks; W9496 County Road Cs).

Hotel: Jamieson House Inn (407 North Franklin Street).

Columbia 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 2013 was 63.2. This is about average.

City:

63.2
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 4.36. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.36
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.38. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.38
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 35.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.47. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.47
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00432. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00432
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.1%
(5.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 55.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.5% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  64.1%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.5%
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: 0.1% of all households
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Poynette, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Poynette (2011 data):

  • Bank of Poynette: Bank Of Poynette at 105 South Main Street, branch established on 1894/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $95.0 mil, Deposits: $84.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: John T. Vucurevich Foundation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Wisconsin average:

10.5

Poynette travel time to work - commute Poynette 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 Poynette village (based on Columbia County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,4739
Evangelical Protestant9,99044
Mainline Protestant9,91134
Other93
None25,450-
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
Columbia County:

1.81 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Columbia County:

6.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 68
Here:

12.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Columbia County:

26.8%
Wisconsin:

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

14.0%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Poynette:

49.0%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Poynette:

46.4%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.2
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.6%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.7%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.1%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

57.3%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Poynette:

79.0%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Poynette, 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
Other Government Administration 3$13,702$54,8088$2,882
Police Protection - Officers 4$18,699$56,0972$1,419
Police - Other 1$2,982$35,7842$762
Streets and Highways 3$13,625$54,5000$0
Sewerage 1$4,990$59,8800$0
Water Supply 1$4,707$56,4840$0
Local Libraries 1$4,988$59,8564$3,255
Totals for Government 14$63,693$54,59416$8,318

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

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $66,000 ($26.35)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($1.60)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $419,000 ($167.27)
    Police Protection: $332,000 ($132.53)
    Sewerage: $252,000 ($100.60)
    Water Utilities: $198,000 ($79.04)
    Fire Protection: $174,000 ($69.46)
    Central Staff Services: $147,000 ($58.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $68,000 ($27.15)
    Libraries: $62,000 ($24.75)
    General Public Buildings: $35,000 ($13.97)
    General - Other: $28,000 ($11.18)
    Parks & Recreation: $25,000 ($9.98)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $18,000 ($7.19)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000 ($5.59)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($5.19)
    Health Services - Other: $4,000 ($1.60)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $581,000 ($231.94)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $9,000 ($3.59)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($3.19)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $504,000 ($201.20)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $35,000 ($13.97)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $332,000 ($132.53)
    Parks & Recreation: $9,000 ($3.59)
    All Other: $5,000 ($2.00)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($0.80)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $51,000 ($20.36)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $13,000 ($5.19)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $416,000 ($166.07)
    General Revenue, NEC: $30,000 ($11.98)
    Special Assessments: $18,000 ($7.19)
    Rents: $3,000 ($1.20)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $136,000 ($54.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $411,000 ($164.07)
    Highways: $83,000 ($33.13)
    All Other: $30,000 ($11.98)
  • Tax - Property: $659,000 ($263.07)
    NEC: $62,000 ($24.75)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $4,800,000 ($1916.17)
    Water Utilities: $580,000 ($231.54)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,455,000 ($1778.44)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,498,000 ($997.21)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $4,500,000 ($1796.41)
    Other, NEC: $1,673,000 ($667.86)
    Water Utilities: $520,000 ($207.58)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $300,000 ($119.76)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $284,000 ($113.37)
    Water Utilities: $60,000 ($23.95)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,471,000 ($587.23)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $4,752,000 ($1897.01)

6.35% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,509 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.35%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($85 average AGI)
Columbia County:

0.05%
Wisconsin average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dane County, WI  2.15% ($43,088 average AGI)
from Sauk County, WI  0.78% ($30,688)
from Dodge County, WI  0.36% ($38,161)


6.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,462 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.69%
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  1.86% ($35,679 average AGI)
to Sauk County, WI  0.82% ($34,271)
to Dodge County, WI  0.57% ($35,457)

Strongest AM radio stations in Poynette:

  • WHFA (1240 AM; 1 kW; POYNETTE, WI; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNWC (1190 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SUN PRAIRIE, WI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WLMV (1480 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WTDY (1670 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHA (970 AM; 5 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: BOARD REGENTS OF UNIV OF WI SYSTEM)
  • WPDR (1350 AM; 1 kW; PORTAGE, WI; Owner: ZOE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIBA (1310 AM; 5 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Poynette:

  • WOLX-FM (94.9 FM; BARABOO, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WDDC (100.1 FM; PORTAGE, WI; Owner: ZOE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WERN (88.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WCJZ (96.3 FM; SAUK CITY, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZEE (104.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIBA-FM (101.5 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WORT (89.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: BACK PORCH RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBZU (105.1 FM; WAUNAKEE, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WMAD-FM (92.1 FM; SUN PRAIRIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJWD (90.3 FM; MARSHALL, WI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • W215AQ (90.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WTLX (100.5 FM; COLUMBUS, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WHIT-FM (93.1 FM; DE FOREST, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WMGN (98.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WBKY (95.9 FM; PORTAGE, WI; Owner: MAGNUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMMM-FM (105.5 FM; VERONA, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WNWC-FM (102.5 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WJJO (94.1 FM; WATERTOWN, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGMENT, INC.)
  • WWQM-FM (106.3 FM; MIDDLETON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT INC.)
  • WNNO-FM (106.9 FM; WISCONSIN DELLS, WI; Owner: MAGNUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Poynette:

  • WISC-TV (Channel 3; MADISON, WI; Owner: TELEVISION WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WMSN-TV (Channel 47; MADISON, WI; Owner: WMSN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKOW-TV (Channel 27; MADISON, WI; Owner: WKOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHA-TV (Channel 21; MADISON, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WMTV (Channel 15; MADISON, WI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W58CO (Channel 58; SAULT STE. MARIE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W23BW (Channel 23; MADISON, WI; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WWRS-TV (Channel 52; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W38CT (Channel 38; MADISON, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Poynette fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Poynette fatal accident list:

Aug 13, 2008 04:36 AM, E Hudson St, Ash St, Lat: 43.39364, Lon: -89.39241, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 31, 2007 02:14 PM, Columbia Dr, Lat: 43.40236, Lon: -89.39721, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 21, 2000 08:12 PM, W North St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 2,140Total average daily traffic
  • 2,568Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • POYNETTE, 1.5 Mi. E Of Poynette (Lat: 43.386917 Lon: -89.363722), Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WSL73, Licensee ID: L00007685
    Assigned Frequencies: 2162.40 MHz, 2172.00 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHzGrant Date: 06/22/1994, Expiration Date: 08/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 06/26/2000Registrant: Wisconsin Bell, Inc., 722 North Broadway, Milwaukee, WI 53202
  • DEKORRA, W9582 Earnie Road (Lat: 43.432778 Lon: -89.478833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 56.3 m, Overall height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WPTX372
    Assigned Frequencies: 10627.5 MHzGrant Date: 01/31/2012, Expiration Date: 01/07/2022, Cancellation Date: 07/20/2012, 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:
  • POYNETTE, N2898 Smokey Hollow Road (Lat: 43.377806 Lon: -89.443833), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 83.8 m, Call Sign: WPTX373
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHzGrant Date: 01/31/2012, Expiration Date: 01/07/2022, 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:
  • POYNETTE DT, N3025 Mackenzie Drive (Lat: 43.389500 Lon: -89.360861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQJB479
    Assigned Frequencies: 10557.5 MHzGrant Date: 07/15/2008, Expiration Date: 07/15/2018, Cancellation Date: 02/08/2013, Certifier: John E RooneyRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • Poynette, Lat: 43.366944 Lon: -89.277167, Call Sign: WQUB366
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.431 MHz, 956.431 MHzGrant Date: 05/27/2014, Expiration Date: 05/27/2024, Certifier: Josh ForerRegistrant: Utc Spectrum Services, 1129 20th Street, Nw, Suite 350, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 833-6803, Fax: (202) 872-1331, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Poynette)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150J (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 142SB , Serial Number: 15070717, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 05/09/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Kim A Sopha, 419 Sopha Ct, Poynette, WI 53955
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2PM , Serial Number: 7AC-2461, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 09/20/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Morris M Dixon, N4729 St Lawrence Bluff Rd, Poynette, WI 53955
  • Aircraft: DESTINY POWERED PARACHUTES DESTINY 2000 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 37917 , Serial Number: 4C0546
    Registrant (Individual): Guy D Senkowski, 708 Mcmillan Rd, Poynette, WI 53955
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/04/1989
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3938R , Serial Number: 17255438, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 11/14/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Morris M Dixon, N4729 St Lawrence Bluff Rd, Poynette, WI 53955
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150K (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6045G , Serial Number: 15071545, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 12/20/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Genevieve F Trustee Bancroft, W8732 Mcmillan Rd, Poynette, WI 53955
  • Aircraft: BEECH 36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7795R , Serial Number: E-127, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 12/04/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Kim Sopha, N 4215 Mcmillan Rd, Poynette, WI 53955
  • Aircraft: WELCH GEORGE K CASSUTT RACER (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 84GW , Serial Number: 100, Airworthiness Date: 03/17/1986
    Registrant (Individual): George K Welch, 229 W Mill St, Poynette, WI 53955

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
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 ORIGINATED1$168,7801$129,86016$169,8091$63,0901$165,200
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$128,4500$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$02$205,2550$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$166,6900$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9707.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$130,410
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9707.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

LAKESIDE BAR & GRILL (Population served: 104, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • NORTHPOINT PLAZA BP (Population served: 805, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SUBWAY SANDWICHES (Population served: 210, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WUNDER ERDE CMPGD (Population served: 108, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CAPITAL HILL MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 56, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NEST THE (Population served: 27, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Most common first names in Poynette, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2678.0 years
John2673.6 years
Robert2371.3 years
Helen1781.7 years
Harold1675.6 years
Mary1675.2 years
James1571.3 years
George1576.3 years
Charles1473.7 years
Arthur1378.2 years
Most common last names in Poynette, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Thompson1674.8 years
Johnson1183.9 years
Wilson1175.4 years
Tomlinson1171.9 years
Smith872.5 years
Hebel878.8 years
Anderson879.2 years
Hall874.9 years
Hutchinson880.6 years
Nelson869.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (64%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Poynette, WI
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1True Value1
McDonald's1UPS2
Subway1

Poynette 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.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
There are 7 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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