Quincy, Wisconsin

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Population in 2010: 1,163.
Population change since 2000: -1.5%
 
Males: 588  (50.6%)
Females: 575  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

55.4 years
Wisconsin median age:

42.6 years

Zip codes: 53934.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $36,515 (it was $26,533 in 2000)
Quincy:

$36,515
WI:

$59,305

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,117 (it was $16,460 in 2000)

Quincy town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $108,489 (it was $62,500 in 2000)
Quincy:

$108,489
WI:

$178,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $158,631; detached houses: $179,671; townhouses or other attached units: $197,400; in 2-unit structures: $102,032; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $163,977; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $123,176; mobile homes: $72,934; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $63,122
March 2019 cost of living index in Quincy: 90.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Quincy, WI (2010)
    • 1,13697.7%White alone
    • 131.1%Hispanic
    • 60.5%Two or more races
    • 40.3%Black alone
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Quincy, Wisconsin as of November 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Quincy is 388 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: German (39.7%), Irish (14.2%), Polish (13.0%), Norwegian (7.4%), English (7.2%), French (3.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 32.8 square miles.

Population density: 35 people per square mile   (very low).

54 residents are foreign born (4.6% Europe).

This town:

4.6%
Wisconsin:

3.6%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Quincy town:

1.9% ($1,194)
Wisconsin:

2.0% ($2,245)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Madison, WI (64.5 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (183.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Delwood, WI (1.3 miles ),
Adams, WI (2.5 miles ),
Strongs Prairie, WI (2.6 miles ),
Friendship, WI (2.6 miles ),
Arkdale, WI (2.8 miles),
Easton, WI (3.0 miles ),
Necedah, WI (3.1 miles ),
Preston, WI (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 43.92 N, Longitude: 89.93 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 608

Distribution of median household income in Quincy, WI in 2017

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $137,300
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $185,000
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $247,500
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $129,800
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $196,800
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $256,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Quincy, WI residents
Average permit cost in Quincy, WI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.9%
Wisconsin:

3.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +236 (+25.0%).
Most common industries in Quincy, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Health care (9.0%)
  • Public administration (9.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (3.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.6%)
  • Public administration (8.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.5%)
  • Paper (4.0%)
  • Utilities (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.1%)
  • Public administration (10.0%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.6%)
  • Construction (4.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Quincy, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (13.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (9.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.2%)
  • Cashiers (5.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.7%)

Average climate in Quincy, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Quincy-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 45% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Quincy town center killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 8/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.4 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 22 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Quincy-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 178.2 miles away from the city center
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 393.0 miles away from the city 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 368.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 323.1 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 154.3 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 392.0 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 Adams County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Quincy:

  • VILLA PINES LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; FRIENDSHIP, WI)
  • MOUNDVIEW MEM HSPTL AND CLINICS Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; FRIENDSHIP, WI)
  • CREST VIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NEW LISBON, WI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Quincy:

  • Mid-State Technical College (about 34 miles; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,128)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 46 miles; Stevens Point, WI; FT enrollment: 9,089)
  • Herzing University-Madison (about 63 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 3,160)
  • Madison Area Technical College (about 64 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 9,603)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 65 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 34,621)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 65 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)
  • Edgewood College (about 65 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 2,455)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Quincy: Quincy Volunteer Fire Department (A), Quincy Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Quincy: Saint Johns Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Lakes and reservoirs: Silver Lake (A), 3 Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Klein Creek (A), Little Roche a Cri Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Quincy include: Sohlberg Silver Lake State Natural Area (1), Castle Rock County Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Adams County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.0 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

60.9%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.7%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

10.1%
Whole state:

8.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

4.5%
Whole state:

3.7%

For population 15 years and over in Quincy:

Marital status in Quincy, WI
  • Never married: 16.7%
  • Now married: 61.9%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

For population 25 years and over in Quincy:

  • High school or higher: 68.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Wisconsin average:

11.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Quincy, WI (based on Adams County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,7002
Mainline Protestant1,5119
Evangelical Protestant8398
Other2892
None16,536-
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: 1
Here:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Adams County:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Adams County:

3.41 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Adams County:

7.80 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Adams County:

9.2%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Adams County:

28.7%
Wisconsin:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Adams County:

13.8%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

9.25% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,946 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.25%
Wisconsin average:

5.63%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Columbia County, WI  0.90% ($33,200 average AGI)
from Sauk County, WI  0.75% ($45,379)
from Wood County, WI  0.71% ($28,309)


7.16% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,701 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.16%
Wisconsin average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Wood County, WI  1.08% ($40,341 average AGI)
to Sauk County, WI  0.61% ($25,087)
to Columbia County, WI  0.59% ($41,422)

Strongest AM radio stations in Quincy:

  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRJC (1270 AM; 1 kW; MAUSTON, WI)
  • WFHR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLBL (930 AM; 5 kW; AUBURNDALE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIBU (900 AM; 1 kW; WISCONSIN DELLS, WI; Owner: MAGNUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Quincy:

  • WDKM (106.1 FM; ADAMS, WI; Owner: ROCHE-A-CRI BROADCASTING)
  • WRJC-FM (92.1 FM; MAUSTON, WI; Owner: WRJC, INCORPORATED)
  • WVCX (98.9 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WOLX-FM (94.9 FM; BARABOO, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WGLX-FM (103.3 FM; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNFM (104.9 FM; REEDSBURG, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WXYM (96.1 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WBOG (94.5 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WBDL (102.9 FM; REEDSBURG, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WMMA (93.9 FM; NEKOOSA, WI; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNNO-FM (106.9 FM; WISCONSIN DELLS, WI; Owner: MAGNUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Quincy:

  • WDLS-LP (Channel 35; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • W64AU (Channel 64; ADAMS, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • W24BV (Channel 24; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 1.0mTotal length
  • 2,173Total average daily traffic
  • 2,390Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Quincy, WI
  • 82.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.1%Wood
  • 4.3%Electricity
  • 2.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.4%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Quincy, WI
  • 76.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.8%Electricity
  • 5.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.9%Utility gas
  • 3.9%Wood


Quincy compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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