For population 25 years and over in Prentice:
For population 15 years and over in Prentice village:
9 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,635 (1.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eau Claire, WI (77.4 miles , pop. 61,704).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (143.5 miles , pop. 287,151).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (287.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Hackett, WI (2.0 miles ), Ogema, WI (2.7 miles ), Hill, WI (2.9 miles ), Knox, WI (3.1 miles ), Phillips, WI (3.4 miles ), Catawba, WI (3.4 miles) , Emery, WI (3.5 miles ), Spirit, WI (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 45.55 N, Longitude: 90.29 W
Area code: 715
Population change in the 1990s: -2 (-0.3%).
Work and jobs in Prentice: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Prentice, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Prentice-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Wisconsin state average. It is 9% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/10/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the Prentice village center killed 2 people and injured 24 people.
On 6/25/1950, a category F4 tornado 34.4 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Price County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Donal Hord - Artist, Oscar V. Peterson - Navy Medal of Honor recipient, Dennis Morgan - Actor.
Medal of Honor Recipient born in Prentice: Oscar Verner Peterson.
Hospitals/medical centers near Prentice:
Airports located in Prentice:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Prentice:
Public high school in Prentice:
See full list of schools located in Prentice
Public elementary/middle schools in Prentice:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.6%
(19.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 25.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Prentice compared to Wisconsin state average:
Banks with branches in Prentice (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2004 2008 2012
1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2004 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Prentice village (based on Price County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.04%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Prentice government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Prentice government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Prentice government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):
Prentice government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.28% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,316 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.41% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,191 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Prentice:
Strongest FM radio stations in Prentice:
TV broadcast stations around Prentice:
Prentice fatal accident list:
Oct 25, 2001 06:27 PM, Us-8, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Apr 19, 1998 02:03 PM, Us-8, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 15, 1984 07:20 PM, C, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 14, 1980 03:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 5 meters (16ft)
Total average daily traffic: 3,395
Total average daily truck traffic: 32
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 3,781
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Prentice)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.