Prescott, Wisconsin

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Population in 2013: 4,222 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +12.2%
 
Males: 2,093  (49.6%)
Females: 2,129  (50.4%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 54021.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $64,998 (it was $52,598 in 2000)
Prescott:

$64,998
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,764 (it was $22,610 in 2000)

Prescott city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $167,487 (it was $130,000 in 2000)
Prescott:

$167,487
WI:

$163,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $691.

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  • Races in Prescott, WI (2010)

    Prescott races chart
    • 4,03494.7%White alone
    • 872.0%Hispanic
    • 791.9%Two or more races
    • 250.6%American Indian alone
    • 180.4%Asian alone
    • 120.3%Black alone
    • 30.07%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Prescott: 111.6 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (27.3%), Norwegian (14.4%), Irish (13.2%), Swedish (6.7%), United States (5.8%), English (5.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1857

Elevation: 775 feet

Land area: 2.02 square miles.

Population density: 2,087 people per square mile   (low).

Prescott,WI real estate house value index trend

Prescott, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Prescott:

  • High school or higher: 96.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Prescott city:

  • Never married: 28.2%
  • Now married: 58.1%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 2.5%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

49 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Prescott, Wisconsin as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Prescott to the number of sex offenders is 600 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,102 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,860 (2.3%)

Prescott satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eagan, MN (19.0 miles , pop. 63,557).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (21.1 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (326.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Hastings, MN (1.8 miles ), Oak Grove, WI (2.2 miles ), Clifton, WI (2.3 miles ), Cottage Grove, MN (2.9 miles ), Vermillion, MN (3.2 miles ), Afton, MN (3.2 miles ), Miesville, MN (3.3 miles) , River Falls, WI (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 26 buildings, average cost: $105,700
  • 1998: 39 buildings, average cost: $96,200
  • 1999: 19 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2000: 18 buildings, average cost: $113,100
  • 2001: 14 buildings, average cost: $141,200
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $169,000
  • 2003: 47 buildings, average cost: $149,100
  • 2004: 68 buildings, average cost: $160,100
  • 2005: 23 buildings, average cost: $201,800
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $240,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $169,700
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $193,800
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $855,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.75 N, Longitude: 92.79 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Where the Mighty Mississippi Meets the Beautiful St. Croix River

Area code: 715

Prescott household income distribution Prescott home values distribution

Crime rates in Prescott by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0101023010302
per 100,000 0.026.20.026.30.049.773.90.024.80.070.10.047.9
Robberies 0000101000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.025.80.024.60.00.00.00.00.023.9
Assaults 312011544391616
per 100,000 79.126.252.40.025.824.9123.299.399.076.3210.4375.1383.0
Burglaries 1227271038161620141720128
per 100,000 316.5707.0706.8262.6979.6397.6394.3496.4346.6432.2467.6281.3191.5
Thefts 8811616272110135112125145104939350
per 100,000 2,321.33,037.44,240.81,890.82,835.83,354.92,760.03,102.53,590.02,644.32,174.42,180.01,196.7
Auto thefts 11473413141222
per 100,000 290.2104.7183.278.8103.124.973.924.899.025.446.846.947.9
Arson 12N/A000000N/A020
per 100,000 26.452.4N/A0.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A0.046.90.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 160.3213.9254.1126.2211.3217.2244.6188.0224.1159.5230.6193.2194.7

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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 Prescott detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
Wisconsin average:

2.19
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.5%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +460 (+13.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Finance and insurance (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (31%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Prescott, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Prescott-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 31% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/4/1958, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 24.9 miles away from the Prescott city center killed 21 people and injured 74 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.7 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 175 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Prescott-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Wisconsin state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 170.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 182.1 miles away from Prescott center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 328.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 210.7 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) earthquake occurred 300.7 miles away from Prescott center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 109.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pierce County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Prescott topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Prescott:

  • RIVERWOOD CENTER (445 NORTH COURT STREET)
  • PRESCOTT NURSING AND REHAB COMMUNITY (1505 ORRIN RD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Prescott:

  • AUGUSTANA HEALTH CARE CENTER OF HASTINGS (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; HASTINGS, MN)
  • HAVEN HOMES HEALTH CTR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; HASTINGS, MN)
  • REGINA MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; HASTINGS, MN)
  • HENRY HAGEN RESIDENCE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; HASTINGS, MN)
  • DAVITA - COTTAGE GROVE (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; COTTAGE GROVE, MN)
  • RIVER FALLS AREA HOSP-KINNIC HOME DIV (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; RIVER FALLS, WI)
  • LUTHERAN HOME RIVER FALLS (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; RIVER FALLS, WI)

Amtrak station near Prescott:

  • 18 miles: RED WING (LEVEE RD.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Operable nuclear power plants near Prescott:

  • 18 miles: Prairie Island 1 and 2 in Red Wing, MN.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Prescott:

  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls (about 11 miles; River Falls, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,868)
  • Inver Hills Community College (about 14 miles; Inver Grove Heights, MN; FT enrollment: 4,049)
  • Dakota County Technical College (about 15 miles; Rosemount, MN; FT enrollment: 2,478)
  • Metropolitan State University (about 20 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 6,159)
  • Saint Paul College (about 21 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 4,778)
  • Century College (about 23 miles; White Bear Lake, MN; FT enrollment: 7,393)
  • Concordia University-Saint Paul (about 23 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 2,501)

Public high school in Prescott:

  • Prescott Hi (Students: 359; Location: 1220 Saint Croix St; Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Prescott:

  • Malone El (Students: 556; Location: 505 Campbell St N; Grades: PK-5)
  • Prescott Mid (Students: 276; Location: 125 Elm St; Grades: 6-8)
  • Prescott 4K (Students: 122; Location: 505 Campbell St N; Grades: KG)

Private elementary/middle school in Prescott:

  • ST JOSEPH CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 125; Location: 281 DAKOTA ST S; Grades: KG - 6)
See full list of schools located in Prescott

Library in Prescott:

  • PRESCOTT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $210,644; Location: 800 BORNER ST. N.; 25,799 books; 4,723 e-books; 5,435 audio materials; 2,714 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 7 other licensed databases; 81 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Prescott Area Fire and Rescue Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Prescott include: Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (A), Saint Josephs Catholic Church (B), Joy Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Pine Glen Cemetery (1), Saint Josephs Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Prescott include: Andrea Park (1), Freedom Park (2), Mercord Mill Park (3), Public Square Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Pierce 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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 89.1. This is about average.

City:

89.1
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.118. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.118
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 5.24. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.24
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 0.198. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.198
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 25.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.34. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.34
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00121. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00121
U.S.:

0.01468

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

  • RIDGE TOP BAR (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • VALLEY BAR AND GRILL INC (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • VALLEY VINEYARD (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ST JOHNS UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST (Address: N5496 CTY RD QQ , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NESBITTS NURSERY (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.7%
(3.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.4%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.8%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
41 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Prescott in 2000:

  • 50 people in nursing homes
  • 6 people in religious group quarters
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Prescott, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Prescott compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Prescott (2011 data):

  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Prescott Branch at 1049 N. Campbell Street, branch established on 1944/10/28. 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
  • The First National Bank of River Falls: Prescott Branch at 1151 North Canton Street, branch established on 1993/01/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $264.9 mil, Deposits: $217.0 mil, headquarters in River Falls, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: First National Bancorp Of River Falls, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.0
Wisconsin average:

10.5

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (23%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Prescott city (based on Pierce County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,31629
Catholic6,7906
Evangelical Protestant3,27520
Other1372
None21,501-
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: 6
Pierce County:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Pierce County:

3.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Here:

7.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.4%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Pierce County:

26.7%
Wisconsin:

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

10.4%
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
Financial Administration 2$6,682$40,0928$2,865
Other Government Administration 1$3,049$36,5880$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,891
Police Protection - Officers 7$30,704$52,6352$6,805
Police - Other 0$0 1$529
Firefighters 1$5,263$63,15622$3,652
Streets and Highways 7$14,929$25,5930$0
Sewerage 7$7,678$13,1620$0
Water Supply 7$5,688$9,7510$0
Local Libraries 1$4,490$53,8805$6,390
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,032
Totals for Government 33$78,483$28,53942$23,164

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $512,000 ($121.27)
    General: $102,000 ($24.16)
    Sewerage: $39,000 ($9.24)
    Libraries: $18,000 ($4.26)
    Parks & Recreation: $16,000 ($3.79)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $560,000 ($132.64)
    Sewerage: $556,000 ($131.69)
    Water Utilities: $328,000 ($77.69)
    Regular Highways: $324,000 ($76.74)
    Solid Waste Management: $193,000 ($45.71)
    Fire Protection: $188,000 ($44.53)
    Libraries: $160,000 ($37.90)
    Central Staff Services: $134,000 ($31.74)
    Health Services - Other: $117,000 ($27.71)
    Financial Administration: $99,000 ($23.45)
    Parks & Recreation: $89,000 ($21.08)
    General - Other: $79,000 ($18.71)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $54,000 ($12.79)
    General Public Buildings: $18,000 ($4.26)
    Natural Resources - Other: $8,000 ($1.89)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $360,000 ($85.27)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $36,000 ($8.53)
    Fire Protection: $22,000 ($5.21)
    Central Staff: $4,000 ($0.95)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $968,000 ($229.28)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $107,000 ($25.34)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $636,000 ($150.64)
    Solid Waste Management: $186,000 ($44.05)
    All Other: $72,000 ($17.05)
    Parks & Recreation: $28,000 ($6.63)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $74,000 ($17.53)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $194,000 ($45.95)
    General Revenue, NEC: $85,000 ($20.13)
    Special Assessments: $36,000 ($8.53)
    Rents: $24,000 ($5.68)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $234,000 ($55.42)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $504,000 ($119.37)
    Highways: $156,000 ($36.95)
    All Other: $58,000 ($13.74)
  • Tax - Property: $1,141,000 ($270.25)
    NEC: $182,000 ($43.11)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,788,000 ($423.50)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $6,651,000 ($1575.32)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $941,000 ($222.88)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,195,000 ($756.75)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $105,000 ($24.87)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $3,813,000 ($903.13)
    Water Utilities: $1,530,000 ($362.39)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $584,000 ($138.32)
    Water Utilities: $153,000 ($36.24)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,373,000 ($798.91)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $682,000 ($161.53)

5.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,364 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
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 St. Croix County, WI  1.06% ($33,196 average AGI)
from Dakota County, MN  0.46% ($41,485)
from Washington County, MN  0.46% ($49,353)


6.83% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,572 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.83%
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 St. Croix County, WI  1.38% ($33,106 average AGI)
to Dakota County, MN  0.51% ($35,883)
to Ramsey County, MN  0.43% ($33,047)

Strongest AM radio stations in Prescott:

  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KDWA (1460 AM; 1 kW; HASTINGS, MN; Owner: K & M BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KKMS (980 AM; 5 kW; RICHFIELD, MN)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • WMGT (1220 AM; 5 kW; STILLWATER, MN; Owner: ENDURANCE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMIN (740 AM; daytime; 1 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: WRPX, INC.)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Prescott:

  • WCAL (89.3 FM; NORTHFIELD, MN; Owner: ST. OLAF COLLEGE)
  • KNOW-FM (91.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WLTE (102.9 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-FM (94.5 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-FM, LLC, A DELAWARE LLC)
  • WXPT (104.1 FM; ST. LOUIS PARK, MN; Owner: THE AUDIO HOUSE, INC.)
  • KEEY-FM (102.1 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTIS-FM (98.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KDWB-FM (101.3 FM; RICHFIELD, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQRS-FM (92.5 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: KQRS, Inc.)
  • KSJN (99.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KXXR (93.7 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • WEVR-FM (106.3 FM; RIVER FALLS, WI; Owner: HANTEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGVX (105.1 FM; LAKEVILLE, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • KTCZ-FM (97.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • K294AM (106.7 FM; WEST ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: FRESH AIR, INCORPORATED)
  • KQQL (107.9 FM; ANOKA, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • K214DF (90.7 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KBEM-FM (88.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: BD. OF EDUCATION, S.S.D. NO. 1)
  • WFMP (107.1 FM; COON RAPIDS, MN; Owner: WFMP-FM, LLC)
  • KQCL (95.9 FM; FARIBAULT, MN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Prescott:

  • KMSP-TV (Channel 9; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTCA-TV (Channel 2; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KARE (Channel 11; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-TV (Channel 5; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCCO-TV (Channel 4; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTCI-TV (Channel 17; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSTC-TV (Channel 45; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMWB (Channel 23; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KLGT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WFTC (Channel 29; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • K07UI (Channel 7; MINNEAPOLIS, ETC., MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W55AP (Channel 55; RIVER FALLS, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • K58BS (Channel 58; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K67HG (Channel 67; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K14KH (Channel 14; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K19ER (Channel 19; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • W62BD (Channel 62; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WBWX-CA (Channel 13; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
Prescott fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Prescott fatal accident list:

Aug 15, 2010 10:41 AM, Us-10 (Sr-35), Lat: 44.74935, Lon: -92.80267, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 18, 1978 01:30 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 10, 1975 02:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 23m75ftTotal length
  • 18,490Total average daily traffic
  • 1,554Total average daily truck traffic
  • 21,570Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 800 Borner Street (Lat: 44.759389 Lon: -92.782667), Type: Tank, Structure height: 41.5 m, Overall height: 48.2 m, Call Sign: KNKQ441, Licensee ID: L00128694
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/06/2012, Expiration Date: 10/01/2022, Certifier: Michael P Goggin
    Registrant: New Cingular Wireless Pcs, LLC

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • James E McDonald, W11947 620th Av (Prescott - 140004349) (Lat: 44.768083 Lon: -92.733889), Type: 59.4, Overall height: 57.9 m
    Registrant: 5019058555, Aci.Wireless.Regulatory@alltel.Com, ONE ALLIED DRIVE B2F2-A
  • James E McDonald, W11947 620th Av (Prescott - 140004349) (Lat: 44.768083 Lon: -92.733889), Type: 59.4, Overall height: 57.9 m
    Registrant: 5019058555, Aci.Wireless.Regulatory@alltel.Com, ONE ALLIED DRIVE B2F2-A, Phone: (Sup) erv-isor
  • Jerri L Janjua, W11947 620th Av (Prescott - 140004349) (Lat: 44.768083 Lon: -92.733889), Type: 59.4, Overall height: 57.9 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 GASAREG
  • Section 17 Township 26 Range 19 (Lat: 44.733056 Lon: -92.704167), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 73.1 m
    Registrant: 6513881795, , 1716 OLD WEST MAIN ST

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • PRESCOTT, W12304t Hwy 29 (Lat: 44.779139 Lon: -92.756583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Overall height: 52 m, Call Sign: WPPB627
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.135 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/12/2004, Expiration Date: 10/06/2014, Certifier: Michael Knoll
    Registrant: Wisconsin State Patrol, Madison, WI 53707-7912, Phone: (608) 266-2497, Fax: (608) 267-4495, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Prescott)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1215N , Serial Number: 10226, Year manufactured: 1943, Airworthiness Date: 09/10/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Mark R Mcclure, N4875 1165th St, Prescott, WI 54021
  • Aircraft: BEECH F33A (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 18381 , Serial Number: CE-732, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 07/28/1977
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Ramon B Henry, W11818 560th Ave, Prescott, WI 54021, Other Owners: Carol B Henry
  • Aircraft: CESSNA P206 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 132 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2555X , Serial Number: P206-0055, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 12/22/1964
    Registrant (Corporation): Aps Inc, 387 Court St S, Prescott, WI 54021
  • Aircraft: SUD AVIATION SA 313B II ALLOUETTE (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: TURBOMECA ARTOUSTE II (400 HP) (Turbo-shaft)
    N-Number: 313JF , Serial Number: 1652, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 06/21/2001
    Registrant (Individual): Chris Brekken, W10622 State Hwy 35, Prescott, WI 54021
  • Aircraft: FAIRCHILD HILLER FH-1100 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 172 mph), Engine: ALLISON 250 SER 250HP (250 HP) (Turbo-shaft)
    N-Number: 34F , Serial Number: 148, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 11/09/1993
    Registrant (Corporation): Brekken Chris, W10622 State Hwy 35, Prescott, WI 54021
  • Aircraft: DAYMOND HARRY W QUICKIE (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ONAN ALL MDLS A/B (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 69HD , Serial Number: 461, Year manufactured: 1982, Airworthiness Date: 08/20/1982
    Registrant (Individual): Harry W Daymond, 525 Pearl St, Prescott, WI 54021

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 ORIGINATED2$127,0852$153,91514$195,4191$43,6201$122,420
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$03$291,5870$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$03$218,4870$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9605.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$155,310
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9605.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 20
  • Hazardous Condition: 6

Incident types - Prescott

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Prescott, WI
Most common first names in Prescott, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2175.5 years
Robert1567.9 years
Charles1476.7 years
William1377.8 years
Helen1281.1 years
Margaret1183.9 years
Raymond1176.8 years
Donald1170.1 years
Mary1078.7 years
Frank981.5 years
Most common last names in Prescott, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2072.5 years
Meier1385.6 years
Peterson1171.8 years
Wolf1074.8 years
Fiedler987.0 years
Hildebrandt973.8 years
Schommer976.4 years
Eichman887.6 years
Filkins883.7 years
Huppert872.0 years
Businesses in Prescott, WI
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Dairy Queen1Subway1
Decora Cabinetry2
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