Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Scandinavia-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 27% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/26/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.8 miles away from the Scandinavia village center killed 6 peopleand injured 3 peopleand causedbetween $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/27/1984, a category F4 tornado 33.0 miles away from the village center killed one personand injured 19 peopleand causedbetween $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Scandinavia-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 90% 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 208.0 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 420.8 miles away from Scandinavia 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 395.6 miles away from the city center On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 346.8 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 190.1 miles away from Scandinavia center On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 364.6 miles away from the city center Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
The number of natural disasters in Waupaca County (7) is smaller than the US average (12). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5 Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals and medical centers near Scandinavia:
DAVITA - GRAND SEASONS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)
FMC DIALYSIS - WAUPACA (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)
RECOVER HEALTH OF WISCONSIN INC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)
HOSPICE PGM WAUPACA CTY (Hospital, about 9 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)
RIVERSIDE MEDICAL CENTER, INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)
CRYSTAL RIVER NUR REHAB (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)
MANAWA COM NUR CTR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MANAWA, WI)
20 miles: TIGERTON (U.S. HWY 45 & HWY M) - Bus Station
20 miles: MARION (U.S. HWY 45) - Bus Station
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Scandinavia:
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 22 miles; Stevens Point, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,089)
Mid-State Technical College (about 32 miles; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; FT enrollment: 2,128)
Fox Valley Technical College (about 37 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 5,682)
Lawrence University (about 40 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 2,821)
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (about 43 miles; Oshkosh, WI; FT enrollment: 10,637)
Northcentral Technical College (about 44 miles; Wausau, WI; FT enrollment: 3,356)
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (about 52 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 6,069)
Library in Scandinavia:
SCANDINAVIA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $33,866; Location: 349 N. MAIN ST.; 9,226 books; 13,261 e-books; 3,609 audio materials; 1,550 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 11 other licensed databases; 22 print serial subscriptions)
Waupaca County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Drinking water stations with addresses in Scandinavia and their reported violations in the past:
SILVER LAKE LANES (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (NOV-21-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-21-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-29-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-14-2013)
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (SEP-24-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-24-2012), St Public Notif requested (SEP-24-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In NOV-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-10-2012), St Public Notif requested (JAN-02-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-02-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-08-2013)
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (OCT-08-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-08-2008), St Public Notif requested (OCT-08-2008), St Public Notif received (OCT-15-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-20-2009)
Drinking water stations with addresses in Scandinavia that have no violations reported:
LITTLE NORWAY BAR & GRILL (Address: 295 N MAIN ST , Population served: 25,Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
SCANDI C-STORE (Population served: 25,Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.5%
(16.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 66.7% for American Indian residents)
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Lesbian couples: 1.4% of all households
Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Scandinavia compared to Wisconsin state average:
Median house value below 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.
House age above state average.
Banks with branches in Scandinavia (2011 data):
Premier Community Bank: Scandinavia Branch at Scandinavia Stn, branch established on 1942/06/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $195.6 mil, Deposits: $159.8 mil, headquarters in Marion, WI, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: M.S.b. Bancorporation, Inc.
Religion statistics for Scandinavia village (based on Waupaca County data)
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
1.93 / 10,000 pop.
1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
6.35 / 10,000 pop.
4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 50
9.63 / 10,000 pop.
8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Scandinavia (Lat: 44.418056 Lon: -89.207778), Type: 97.5, Overall height: 97.5 m Registrant: 4142212226, Mike.Kelley@wemail.Wisenergy.Com, 333 WEST EVERETT ST
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:
E1293 Nottleston Road (Lat: 44.468944 Lon: -89.168167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: KDV777 Assigned Frequencies: 151.145 MHz, 151.205 MHz, 151.310 MHz, 151.355 MHz Grant Date: 09/18/2012, Expiration Date: 10/05/2022, Certifier: Thomas L Tuttle Registrant: Wisconsin State Patrol, Madison, WI 53707-7912, Phone: (608) 266-2497, Email:
SCANDINAVIA, E1293 Nottleston Road (Lat: 44.468944 Lon: -89.168167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: KSG461 Assigned Frequencies: 151.460 MHz, 155.370 MHz, 155.445 MHz, 155.475 MHz, 151.280 MHz Grant Date: 04/14/2005, Expiration Date: 05/09/2015, Certifier: Diane Miller Registrant: State Of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53707-7912, Phone: (608) 266-2497, Fax: (608) 267-4495, Email:
Scandinavia Substation 4 Mi W Off Co Hwy B (Lat: 44.482472 Lon: -89.213444), Call Sign: KCJ408 Assigned Frequencies: 173.203 MHz Grant Date: 01/05/2005, Expiration Date: 01/08/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/25/2013 Registrant: Central Wisconsin Electric Cooperative, 10401 Lystul Rd, Rosholt, WI 54473, Phone: (715) 677-2211, Email:
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:
.2 Mi N Of Cth B 1.0 Mi W Int With Cth G (Lat: 44.468028 Lon: -89.174278), Overall height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WNTZ626 Assigned Frequencies: 955.150 MHz Grant Date: 07/18/1995, Expiration Date: 07/18/2000, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2000 Registrant:Phone: (801) 268-4447
Scandinavia, 0.2 Miles North Of Cthb 1.0 Mile West Int. With Cthg (Lat: 44.468028 Lon: -89.174278), Type: Building, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WPTX500 Assigned Frequencies: 955.150 MHz Grant Date: 11/04/2011, Expiration Date: 01/08/2022, Certifier: Al Kraeger Registrant: Gj Therkelsen And Associates, Inc, 11635 Raspberry Hill Road, Eden Prairie, MN 55344, Phone: (952) 946-1839, Email:
Waupaca RT, Scandinavia (Lat: 44.418056 Lon: -89.207778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQAA746 Assigned Frequencies: 6635.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, 6615.00 MHz, 6585.00 MHz Grant Date: 04/22/2004, Expiration Date: 04/22/2014, Certifier: Michael J Kelley Registrant: Wisconsin Electric Power Company, 333 W. Everett Street, Milwaukee, WI 53203, Phone: (414) 221-2226, Fax: (414) 221-3198, Email:
FCC Registered Paging Towers:
2 Mi Se Of (Lat: 44.449139 Lon: -89.108167), Call Sign: KUC854 Assigned Frequencies: 72.3800 MHz Grant Date: 08/03/1998, Expiration Date: 06/15/2008, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2004 Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, Chartered, 1111 19th St., Nw Suite 1200, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 857-3500, Fax: (202) 828-8409, Email:
2 Miles Se Of Scandinavia (Lat: 44.449139 Lon: -89.108167), Call Sign: KUS264, Licensee ID: L00002255 Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHz, 158.100 MHz Grant Date: 12/22/1998, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 05/15/2001 Registrant: Scandinavia Telephone Company, 301 S. Westfield Rd., Madison, WI 53705
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:
Call Sign: AI9K Grant Date: 07/15/1994, Expiration Date: 07/15/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/18/2006 Registrant: Raymond E Tomlin, Scandinavia, WI 54977
Call Sign: WB9ENN, Licensee ID: L00344857 Grant Date: 08/28/2007, Expiration Date: 11/12/2017, Certifier: Gary O Melby Registrant: Gary O Melby, N5198 Hwy 49, Scandinavia, WI 54977
Call Sign: KC9HAO, Licensee ID: L00967459 Grant Date: 01/19/2005, Expiration Date: 01/19/2015, Certifier: Diana C Johnson Registrant: Diana C Johnson, 307 N Main St, Scandinavia, WI 54977
Call Sign: KC9HAP, Licensee ID: L00967460 Grant Date: 01/19/2005, Expiration Date: 01/19/2015, Certifier: Michael P Johnson Registrant: Michael P Johnson, 307 N Main St, Scandinavia, WI 54977
Call Sign: KC9OAA, Licensee ID: L01418516 Grant Date: 07/23/2008, Expiration Date: 07/23/2018, Cancellation Date: 12/11/2010, Certifier: Donald L Anthony Registrant: Donald L Anthony, N6327 Gilman Rd, Scandinavia, WI 54977
Call Sign: N9DON, Previous Call Sign: KC9OAA, Licensee ID: L01418516 Grant Date: 12/11/2010, Expiration Date: 12/11/2020, Certifier: Donald L Anthony Registrant: Donald L Anthony, N6327 Gilman Rd, Scandinavia, WI 54977
FAA Registered Aircraft:
Aircraft: SPAULDING DAVE RANS S-7 COURIER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating) N-Number: 15653 , Serial Number: 0293105, Year manufactured: 1993, Airworthiness Date: 02/08/1994 Registrant (Individual): Michael A Bohm, E 1207 County Road V, Scandinavia, WI 54977
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: 3516N , Serial Number: 22747, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 08/10/1956 Registrant (Individual): Norma H Kennedy, Po Box 161, Scandinavia, WI 54977
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: