Scott, Wisconsin

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Population in 2010: 3,545. Population change since 2000: -4.5%
Males: 1,776  (50.1%)
Females: 1,769  (49.9%)
Median resident age:  42.1 years
Wisconsin median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 53805, 54452.

Scott Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2013: $63,941 (it was $58,051 in 2000)
Scott:

$63,941
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,007 (it was $21,992 in 2000)

Scott town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $203,217 (it was $148,200 in 2000)
Scott:

$203,217
WI:

$163,000
  • Races in Scott, WI (2010)

    Scott races chart
    • 3,39295.7%White alone
    • 431.2%Hispanic
    • 371.0%Asian alone
    • 310.9%Two or more races
    • 210.6%Black alone
    • 170.5%American Indian alone
    • 20.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.06%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Scott: 95.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (45.6%), Irish (13.4%), Polish (9.1%), Dutch (6.9%), French (5.3%), Norwegian (4.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 19.7 square miles.

Population density: 180 people per square mile   (very low).

Scott,WI real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Scott:

  • High school or higher: 90.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Scott town:

  • Never married: 33.0%
  • Now married: 56.8%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 2.5%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

41 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.1%
Wisconsin:

4.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Scott town:  1.7% ($2,472)
Wisconsin:  2.0% ($2,245)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Green Bay, WI (8.4 miles , pop. 102,313).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (105.9 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (189.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Humboldt, WI (2.3 miles ), Dyckesville, WI (2.6 miles ), Red River, WI (2.9 miles ), Green Bay, WI (2.9 miles ), Luxemburg, WI (3.0 miles ), Eaton, WI (3.0 miles ), Bellevue, WI (3.1 miles ), Bellevue Town, WI (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $154,500
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $184,600
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $168,300
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $275,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.58 N, Longitude: 87.87 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 920

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.2%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Paper (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Machinery (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Health care (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (3%)
  • Data processing, libraries, and other information services (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Cashiers (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)

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

Average climate in Scott, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Scott-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Wisconsin state average. It is 20% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/5/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.8 miles away from the Scott town center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/27/1984, a category F4 tornado 22.9 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Scott-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 96% 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 222.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 396.7 miles away from Scott center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 434.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 331.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1994 at 21:23:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 204.9 miles away from Scott center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 212.9 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 Brown County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Scott:

  • GUARDIAN ANGEL NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GREEN BAY, WI)
  • HIGHLAND HLTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GREEN BAY, WI)
  • PARKVIEW MNR HLTH REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GREEN BAY, WI)
  • BROWN CO HEALTH CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GREEN BAY, WI)
  • AURORA VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION OF WI (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; GREEN BAY, WI)
  • BORNEMANN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; GREEN BAY, WI)
  • DAVITA - GREEN BAY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; GREEN BAY, WI)

Amtrak station near Scott:

  • 8 miles: GREEN BAY (800 CEDAR ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Scott:

  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (about 5 miles; Green Bay, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,415)
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (about 13 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 6,069)
  • Saint Norbert College (about 14 miles; De Pere, WI; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • Lawrence University (about 35 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 2,821)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 36 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 5,682)
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (about 51 miles; Oshkosh, WI; FT enrollment: 10,637)
  • Lakeland College (about 52 miles; Plymouth, WI; FT enrollment: 2,395)

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Notable location: New Franken Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Scott include: Wequiock Church (A), Saint Kilian Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Kilian Cemetery (1), Holy Cross Cemetery (2), Pleasant Hill Cemetery (3), Nicolet Memorial Gardens (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 68.4. This is about average.

City:

68.4
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.39. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.39
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.68. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.68
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  77.6%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.3%
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
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.0%
Whole state:

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

1.2%
Whole state:

3.7%
21 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
466 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
120 people in state prisons in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Wisconsin average:

11.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Scott town (based on Brown County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic110,12335
Evangelical Protestant33,15679
Mainline Protestant20,94140
Other1,91312
Orthodox1001
None81,774-
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: 33
Brown County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Brown County:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 91
Brown County:

3.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 205
Here:

8.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Brown County:

26.7%
Wisconsin:

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

13.1%
State:

13.0%

4.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,122 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.54%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($169 average AGI)
Brown County:

0.03%
Wisconsin average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Outagamie County, WI  0.46% ($32,575 average AGI)
from Oconto County, WI  0.37% ($30,834)
from Milwaukee County, WI  0.18% ($36,453)


4.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,582 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.57%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($125 average AGI)
Brown County:

0.02%
Wisconsin average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Outagamie County, WI  0.51% ($33,356 average AGI)
to Oconto County, WI  0.32% ($39,305)
to Milwaukee County, WI  0.26% ($25,378)

Strongest AM radio stations in Scott:

  • WNFL (1440 AM; 5 kW; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTAQ (1360 AM; 10 kW; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDUZ (1400 AM; 1 kW; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WCUB (980 AM; 5 kW; TWO RIVERS, WI; Owner: CUB RADIO, INC.)
  • WLDR (1210 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KINGSLEY, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Scott:

  • WEMY (91.5 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: EVANGEL MINISTRIES, INC)
  • WJLW (106.7 FM; ALLOUEZ, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • WIXX (101.1 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPNE-FM (89.3 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WHID (88.1 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: BD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIV OF WI SYS)
  • W270AJ (101.9 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WXWX (107.5 FM; BRILLION, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLYD (99.7 FM; STURGEON BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WKSZ (95.9 FM; DE PERE, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WOGB (103.1 FM; KAUKAUNA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WORQ (90.1 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: LAKESHORE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQLH (98.5 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBDK (96.7 FM; ALGOMA, WI; Owner: NICOLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAPL-FM (105.7 FM; APPLETON, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAUN-FM (92.7 FM; KEWAUNEE, WI; Owner: MAGNUM BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRVM (102.7 FM; SURING, WI; Owner: WRVM, INC.)
  • WRLU (104.1 FM; ALGOMA, WI; Owner: NICOLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRKU (102.1 FM; FORESTVILLE, WI; Owner: NICOLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPCK (104.9 FM; KAUKAUNA, WI; Owner: MIDWEST DIMENSIONS, INC.)
  • WPFF (90.5 FM; STURGEON BAY, WI; Owner: FAMILY ED BC CORP OF DOOR COUNTY WI)

TV broadcast stations around Scott:

  • WBAY-TV (Channel 2; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF GREEN BAY, INC.)
  • WPNE (Channel 38; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WLUK-TV (Channel 11; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFRV-TV (Channel 5; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WGBA (Channel 26; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: ARIES TELECOMMUNICATION CORPORATION)
  • WACY (Channel 32; APPLETON, WI; Owner: ACE TV, INC.)
  • WIWB (Channel 14; SURING, WI; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF WISCONSIN, LLC)
  • W49CB (Channel 49; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W30BU (Channel 30; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 24m79ftTotal length
  • 53,510Total average daily traffic
  • 893Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Scott)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • NEW FRANKEN, Conard Road & Champion Road (Lat: 44.574639 Lon: -87.838889), Type: Mast, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 83.5 m, Call Sign: WQPT618, Licensee ID: L00003719
    Assigned Frequencies: 10795.0 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 6256.54 MHz... (+4 more)Grant Date: 08/13/2012, Expiration Date: 08/13/2022, Certifier: C John LampkinRegistrant: Brown County Public Safety Communications, 3028 Curry Lane, Green Bay, WI 54311-4875, Phone: (920) 391-7404, Fax: (920) 391-7406, Email:
  • BENDERVILLE, S.T.H. (Lat: 44.610917 Lon: -87.841639), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WQQN768
    Assigned Frequencies: 10875.0 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 10875.0 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 10875.0 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 10875.0 MHz, 6063.80 MHzGrant Date: 02/04/2013, Expiration Date: 02/04/2023, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • ML15AL008, S.T.H. (Lat: 44.610917 Lon: -87.841639), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WQVV374
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz... (+4 more)Grant Date: 05/19/2015, Expiration Date: 05/19/2025, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (83%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Electricity (1%)

Scott compared to Wisconsin state average:

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