Reedsburg, Wisconsin

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Population in 2017: 9,487 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +21.2%
 
Males: 4,642  (48.9%)
Females: 4,845  (51.1%)
Median resident age:

35.3 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 53959.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $49,170 (it was $39,152 in 2000)
Reedsburg:

$49,170
WI:

$59,305

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,168 (it was $18,828 in 2000)

Reedsburg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $140,119 (it was $88,000 in 2000)
Reedsburg:

$140,119
WI:

$178,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $148,565; detached houses: $158,560; townhouses or other attached units: $149,920; in 2-unit structures: $136,976; mobile homes: $22,489

Median gross rent in 2017: $767.

March 2019 cost of living index in Reedsburg: 78.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.5%
(13.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.0% for Black residents, 40.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.5% for American Indian residents, 27.9% for other race residents, 57.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Reedsburg, WI (2017)
    • 8,60190.2%White alone
    • 3884.1%Hispanic
    • 2392.5%Two or more races
    • 1331.4%American Indian alone
    • 1301.4%Asian alone
    • 50.05%Black alone

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Reedsburg, Wisconsin as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Reedsburg is 1,592 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Reedsburg by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(10.8)
1
(10.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
5
(59.5)
4
(46.9)
6
(69.5)
5
(57.6)
3
(34.3)
5
(57.1)
3
(32.5)
4
(43.1)
10
(105.3)
4
(41.7)
6
(62.5)
6
(62.5)
5
(52.2)
5
(52.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(11.9)
1
(11.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.4)
1
(11.4)
1
(10.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(20.8)
1
(10.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(71.4)
3
(35.2)
6
(69.5)
10
(115.1)
8
(91.3)
6
(68.5)
4
(43.3)
9
(97.1)
8
(84.2)
4
(41.7)
6
(62.5)
7
(72.9)
2
(20.9)
3
(31.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
17
(202.2)
9
(105.5)
21
(243.4)
15
(172.7)
10
(114.2)
2
(22.8)
7
(75.8)
6
(64.7)
6
(63.2)
2
(20.8)
1
(10.4)
6
(62.5)
5
(52.2)
4
(42.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
212
(2,521)
194
(2,275)
134
(1,553)
134
(1,543)
141
(1,610)
165
(1,883)
135
(1,461)
110
(1,187)
152
(1,601)
160
(1,667)
138
(1,437)
123
(1,281)
102
(1,064)
118
(1,240)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
8
(95.1)
5
(58.6)
10
(115.9)
7
(80.6)
3
(34.3)
2
(22.8)
2
(21.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(10.5)
1
(10.4)
7
(72.9)
2
(20.8)
3
(31.3)
3
(31.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(35.7)
1
(11.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(10.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)188.0151.1158.0149.3124.2141.5125.0127.5170.4110.6132.8124.994.6103.4

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Reedsburg, WI

Crime rate in Reedsburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 29 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Wisconsin average:

2.15
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Ancestries: German (47.6%), American (10.9%), Norwegian (5.2%), Polish (2.5%), Irish (2.2%), English (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1887

Elevation: 926 feet

Land area: 5.20 square miles.

Population density: 1,823 people per square mile   (low).

Reedsburg, Wisconsin map

247 residents are foreign born (1.7% Latin America, 0.3% Europe, 0.3% Asia).

This city:

2.6%
Wisconsin:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,134 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,582 (2.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Madison, WI (44.1 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (166.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Winfield, WI (2.1 miles ),
Excelsior, WI (2.4 miles ),
Rock Springs, WI (2.4 miles ),
Loganville, WI (2.6 miles ),
Dellona, WI (2.6 miles ),
Ironton, WI (2.6 miles ),
La Valle, WI (2.7 miles ),
North Freedom, WI (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 43.53 N, Longitude: 90.00 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,090 (+21.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,898 (59.1%)

Area code: 608

Distribution of median household income in Reedsburg, WI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Reedsburg, WI in 2017
Reedsburg satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 42 buildings, average cost: $79,200
  • 1998: 68 buildings, average cost: $74,200
  • 1999: 51 buildings, average cost: $103,500
  • 2000: 49 buildings, average cost: $91,400
  • 2001: 49 buildings, average cost: $107,600
  • 2002: 54 buildings, average cost: $104,100
  • 2003: 41 buildings, average cost: $107,100
  • 2004: 55 buildings, average cost: $128,800
  • 2005: 44 buildings, average cost: $114,900
  • 2006: 54 buildings, average cost: $165,000
  • 2007: 32 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2008: 36 buildings, average cost: $107,200
  • 2009: 14 buildings, average cost: $72,100
  • 2010: 15 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $143,400
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $97,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $144,800
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2016: 5 buildings, average cost: $144,000
  • 2017: 14 buildings, average cost: $146,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Reedsburg, WI residents
Average permit cost in Reedsburg, WI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Wisconsin:

3.3%
Historical population in Reedsburg, WI
Historical housing units in Reedsburg, WI

Population change in the 1990s: +1,888 (+31.8%).
Most common industries in Reedsburg, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (10.1%)
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.4%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
  • Electronic shopping & mail-order houses (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (17.0%)
  • Construction (11.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Truck transportation (5.5%)
  • Health care (3.5%)
  • Food (3.2%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.0%)
  • Electronic shopping & mail-order houses (7.2%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.0%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.1%)
  • Social assistance (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Reedsburg, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Cashiers (4.2%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.9%)
  • Registered nurses (3.5%)

Average climate in Reedsburg, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Reedsburg, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 68.7. This is about average.

City:

68.7
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 4.36. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.36
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 1.66. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.66
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 34.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.41. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.41
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Reedsburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 30.0 miles away from the Reedsburg city center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/19/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.9 miles away from the city center killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Reedsburg-area historical earthquake activity is slightly 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 368.4 miles away from Reedsburg 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 154.1 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 344.1 miles away from Reedsburg 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 128.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 331.9 miles away from Reedsburg 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 367.5 miles away from Reedsburg 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 Sauk County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Reedsburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Reedsburg:

  • REEDSBURG AREA MED CTR (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 2000 N DEWEY AVE)
  • REEDSBURG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, INC (547 N PARK ST)
  • RIDGEVIEW TERRACE LONG TERM CARE (2350 N DEWEY AVE)
  • SAUK CO HEALTH CARE CENTER (1051 CLARK ST)

Airports and heliports located in Reedsburg:

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Amtrak station near Reedsburg:

  • 14 miles: WISCONSIN DELLS (LACROSSE ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Reedsburg:

  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 44 miles; Madison, WI; Full-time enrollment: 34,621)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 44 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)
  • Edgewood College (about 44 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • Madison Area Technical College (about 45 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 9,603)
  • Herzing University-Madison (about 45 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 3,160)
  • Mid-State Technical College (about 61 miles; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; FT enrollment: 2,128)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 61 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)

Public high school in Reedsburg:

Private high school in Reedsburg:

  • REEDSBURG CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 12, Location: 809 EXPLORERS TRL, Grades: 1-11)

Public elementary/middle schools in Reedsburg:

  • PINEVIEW ELEMENTARY (Students: 562, Location: 1121 8TH ST, Grades: PK-5)
  • WEBB MIDDLE (Students: 542, Location: 707 N WEBB AVE, Grades: 6-8)
  • SOUTH ELEMENTARY (Location: 420 PLUM ST, Grades: PK-3)
  • WEST SIDE ELEMENTARY (Location: 401 ALEXANDER AVE, Grades: PK-3)

Private elementary/middle schools in Reedsburg:

  • ST PETER'S LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 182, Location: 345 N PINE ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • SACRED HEART CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 170, Location: 545 N OAK ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Reedsburg

Library in Reedsburg:

  • REEDSBURG PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $616,056; Location: 370 VINE ST.; 68,745 books; 8,370 e-books; 7,710 audio materials; 7,304 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 10 other licensed databases; 148 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • REEDSBURG CHRISTIAN SCHOOL 809 EXPLORER TRAIL REEDSBURG WISCONSIN 608-524-1264 TOTAL SCHOOL ENROLLMENT 30. PRE-12 GRADES.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Reedsburg: Reedsburg Wastewater Treatment Facility (A), Reedsburg Area Ambulance Service (B), Reedsburg Fire Department (C), Reedsburg Public Library (D), Reedsburg Municipal Building (E), Norman Rockwell Museum (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Reedsburg include: Bible Baptist Church (A), Church of God (B), Community Church of Nazarene (C), Faith Lutheran Church (D), First Baptist Church (E), First Presbyterian Church (F), New Life Assembly of God Church (G), Reedsburg Seventh Day Adventist Church (H), Sacred Heart Catholic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Creeks: Hay Creek (A), Babb Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Reedsburg include: Nishan Park (1), Oak Park (2), Ramsey Park (3), Reed Park (4), Stone Park (5), South Park (6), Webb Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Copper Springs Motel (E7278 State Road 23 And 33), Best Value Copper Springs Motel (Bv) (E7278 Hwy23/33), Marty's Steakhouse (200 Viking Drive).

Court: Sauk County Health Care Center (S4555 County Road Chemin).

Birthplace of: Clare Briggs - Cartoonist, Warren Weaver - Mathematician, Saul Phillips (basketball) - Basketball player-coach, Timothy Mahr - Composer, Clayton Hanson - College basketball player (Wisconsin Badgers).

Sauk County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

REEDSBURG COUNTRY CLUB - RESTROOM (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-31-2012), St Boil Water Order (MAY-31-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-31-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-18-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-21-2012)

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

  • SWIM REEDSBURG (Population served: 104, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • POOR NATES PLACE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.1%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.2%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
52 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
5 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Reedsburg in 2000:

  • 59 people in nursing homes
  • 54 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 19 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally ill

Banks with branches in Reedsburg (2011 data):

  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Reedsburg Bank Branch, Paying And Receiving Station Branch, Reedsburg Branch. 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
  • Associated Bank, National Association: Reedsburg East Branch at 750 Viking Drive, branch established on 1998/04/01. Info updated 2008/09/12: Bank assets: $21,715.0 mil, Deposits: $15,244.4 mil, headquarters in Green Bay, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 282 total offices, Holding Company: Associated Banc-Corp
  • Community First Bank: Reedsburg Branch at 115 Main Street, branch established on 2000/09/25. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $217.6 mil, Deposits: $181.6 mil, headquarters in Boscobel, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Boscobel Bancorp, Inc.
  • The Baraboo National Bank: Reedsburg Branch at 130 Viking Drive, branch established on 2004/06/30. Info updated 2009/03/26: Bank assets: $766.1 mil, Deposits: $684.2 mil, headquarters in Baraboo, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Baraboo Bancorporation, Inc., The

For population 15 years and over in Reedsburg:

Marital status in Reedsburg, WI
  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

For population 25 years and over in Reedsburg:

  • High school or higher: 89.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Wisconsin average:

10.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Reedsburg
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Reedsburg, WI (based on Sauk County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic12,6188
Mainline Protestant10,74330
Evangelical Protestant7,49840
Other4363
None30,681-
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: 16
Sauk County:

2.74 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Here:

7.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 76
This county:

13.01 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

8.1%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Sauk County:

28.6%
Wisconsin:

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

18.3%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Reedsburg:

46.6%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Reedsburg:

39.8%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.6%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.3%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Reedsburg:

6.8
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.0%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Reedsburg:

52.1%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Reedsburg:

75.8%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Reedsburg, 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
Police Protection - Officers 20$88,328$52,9970$0
Electric Power 15$73,376$58,7010$0
Local Libraries 14$29,277$25,0950$0
Other Government Administration 12$18,629$18,6290$0
Other and Unallocable 11$49,112$53,57714$37,884
Firefighters 11$1,075$1,1730$0
Streets and Highways 9$36,804$49,0720$0
Police - Other 9$25,405$33,8730$0
Water Supply 6$29,920$59,8400$0
Parks and Recreation 5$11,866$28,4780$0
Sewerage 5$18,877$45,3050$0
Financial Administration 4$15,529$46,5870$0
Judicial and Legal 1$3,483$41,7960$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 122$401,681$39,51014$37,884

Reedsburg government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $499,000 ($52.60)
    Parks and Recreation: $134,000 ($14.12)
    General Public Buildings: $67,000 ($7.06)
    General - Other: $17,000 ($1.79)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $23,741,000 ($2502.48)
    General - Other: $4,849,000 ($511.12)
    Police Protection: $2,212,000 ($233.16)
    Sewerage: $2,178,000 ($229.58)
    Regular Highways: $1,588,000 ($167.39)
    Water Utilities: $1,350,000 ($142.30)
    Parks and Recreation: $707,000 ($74.52)
    Libraries: $668,000 ($70.41)
    Local Fire Protection: $483,000 ($50.91)
    Solid Waste Management: $395,000 ($41.64)
    Financial Administration: $296,000 ($31.20)
    General Public Buildings: $256,000 ($26.98)
    Central Staff Services: $254,000 ($26.77)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $220,000 ($23.19)
    Transit Utilities: $198,000 ($20.87)
    Health - Other: $126,000 ($13.28)
    Air Transportation: $91,000 ($9.59)
    Natural Resources - Other: $68,000 ($7.17)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $57,000 ($6.01)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $16,000 ($1.69)
    Parking Facilities: $2,000 ($0.21)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,360,000 ($143.35)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $151,000 ($15.92)
    Regular Highways: $121,000 ($12.75)
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000 ($1.48)

Reedsburg government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $5,407,000 ($569.94)
    Sewerage: $3,313,000 ($349.21)
    Regular Highways: $482,000 ($50.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $392,000 ($41.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $100,000 ($10.54)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $247,000 ($26.04)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $278,000 ($29.30)
    Fines and Forfeits: $218,000 ($22.98)
    Special Assessments: $62,000 ($6.54)
    General Revenue - Other: $60,000 ($6.32)
    Donations From Private Sources: $38,000 ($4.01)
    Sale of Property: $11,000 ($1.16)
    Rents: $7,000 ($0.74)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $24,449,000 ($2577.11)
    Water Utilities: $1,289,000 ($135.87)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $926,000 ($97.61)
    Highways: $486,000 ($51.23)
    Transit Utilities: $207,000 ($21.82)
    Education: $172,000 ($18.13)
    Other: $125,000 ($13.18)
  • Tax - Property: $5,826,000 ($614.10)
    Other: $209,000 ($22.03)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $141,000 ($14.86)
    Other Selective Sales: $88,000 ($9.28)
    Other License: $57,000 ($6.01)

Reedsburg government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,251,000 ($3188.68)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,162,000 ($2968.48)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $13,488,000 ($1421.74)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $12,827,000 ($1352.06)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,765,000 ($1345.53)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,676,000 ($1125.33)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $939,000 ($98.98)
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $278,000 ($29.30)

6.53% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,604 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.53%
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 Dane County, WI  1.37% ($55,187 average AGI)
from Columbia County, WI  0.86% ($41,316)
from Juneau County, WI  0.37% ($35,922)


6.56% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,068 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.56%
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 Dane County, WI  1.36% ($40,377 average AGI)
to Columbia County, WI  0.64% ($41,722)
to Juneau County, WI  0.45% ($35,944)
Businesses in Reedsburg, WI
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1RadioShack1
FedEx1Sears1
Ford1Subway1
H&R Block1Super 81
Jones New York1Taco Bell1
KFC1True Value1
MasterBrand Cabinets2U-Haul1
McDonald's1U.S. Cellular2
Nike1UPS2
Pizza Hut1Walgreens1
Quality1

Strongest AM radio stations in Reedsburg:

  • WRDB (1400 AM; 1 kW; REEDSBURG, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WIBU (900 AM; 1 kW; WISCONSIN DELLS, WI; Owner: MAGNUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLMV (1480 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Reedsburg:

  • WNFM (104.9 FM; REEDSBURG, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WBDL (102.9 FM; REEDSBURG, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WOLX-FM (94.9 FM; BARABOO, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WRJC-FM (92.1 FM; MAUSTON, WI; Owner: WRJC, INCORPORATED)
  • WVCX (98.9 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WERN (88.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WNNO-FM (106.9 FM; WISCONSIN DELLS, WI; Owner: MAGNUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCJZ (96.3 FM; SAUK CITY, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIBA-FM (101.5 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZEE (104.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WORT (89.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: BACK PORCH RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBKY (95.9 FM; PORTAGE, WI; Owner: MAGNUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Reedsburg:

  • WDLS-LP (Channel 35; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • 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.)
Reedsburg fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Reedsburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 98ft / 29.7mTotal length
  • $365,000Total costs
  • 40,639Total average daily traffic
  • 1,118Total average daily truck traffic
  • 50,368Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Reedsburg, WI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 61980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Reedsburg, WI
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Reedsburg)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Reedsburg, WI)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Reedsburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Reedsburg)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Reedsburg, Wisconsin:

  • Comfort Inn, 2115 E Main St, Reedsburg, Wisconsin 53959 , Phone: (608) 524-8535, Fax: (608) 524-6570
  • Super 8, 1470 E Main St, Reedsburg, Wisconsin 53959 , Phone: (608) 524-2888, Fax: (608) 524-9658
  • Americas Best Value Inn, 200 Viking Dr, Reedsburg, Wisconsin 53959 , Phone: (608) 524-6431, Fax: (608) 524-0036
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Reedsburg, Wisconsin
Most common first names in Reedsburg, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William8678.2 years
John8276.7 years
Mary5781.4 years
Helen5581.3 years
Robert4968.3 years
Edward4578.3 years
Emma4386.3 years
Harold4276.1 years
Anna4287.5 years
Walter4181.5 years
Most common last names in Reedsburg, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Meyer5979.7 years
Schultz3778.5 years
Miller3179.1 years
Schroeder2579.2 years
Krueger2482.4 years
Smith2279.3 years
Schulz1682.4 years
Johnson1579.0 years
Thies1482.6 years
Wagner1477.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Reedsburg, WI
  • 83.5%Utility gas
  • 6.3%Electricity
  • 5.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Reedsburg, WI
  • 45.7%Utility gas
  • 41.4%Electricity
  • 6.3%No fuel used
  • 4.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Other fuel


Reedsburg compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Reedsburg on our top lists:

  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of burglaries per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: community and social service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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