Solon Springs, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 604 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.9%
 
Males: 326  (54.1%)
Females: 278  (45.9%)
Median resident age:  49.4 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 54873.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,284 (it was $30,250 in 2000)
Solon Springs:

$37,284
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,788 (it was $16,807 in 2000)

Solon Springs village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $102,716 (it was $62,500 in 2000)
Solon Springs:

$102,716
WI:

$163,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $546.

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  • Races in Solon Springs, WI (2010)

    Solon Springs races chart
    • 58597.5%White alone
    • 71.2%American Indian alone
    • 40.7%Hispanic
    • 30.5%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Solon Springs: 88.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.4%), Norwegian (16.3%), Swedish (8.6%), Polish (6.2%), Irish (5.5%), English (4.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1920

Elevation: 1083 feet

Land area: 1.60 square miles.

Population density: 378 people per square mile   (very low).

Solon Springs,WI real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Solon Springs:

  • High school or higher: 94.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Solon Springs village:

  • Never married: 16.6%
  • Now married: 61.2%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 15.1%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.3%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Solon Springs, Wisconsin as of June 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Solon Springs to the number of sex offenders is 456 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,721 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,705 (1.7%)

Solon Springs satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Duluth, MN (32.9 miles , pop. 86,918).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (115.1 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (373.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Gordon, WI (2.3 miles ), Bennett, WI (2.7 miles ), Wascott, WI (3.3 miles ), Hawthorne, WI (3.3 miles ), Lake Nebagamon, WI (3.5 miles ), Barnes, WI (3.9 miles ), Poplar, WI (4.0 miles ), Amnicon, WI (4.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $42,400
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $96,200
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $181,800
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $193,700
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $97,800
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $280,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.35 N, Longitude: 91.82 W

Area code: 715

Solon Springs household income distribution Solon Springs home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: 0 (0.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (24%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (15%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (16%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Solon Springs, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Solon Springs-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/18/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.8 miles away from the Solon Springs village center killed 2 people and injured 16 people and caused $10 million in damages.

On 6/30/1968, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Solon Springs-area historical earthquake activity is below Wisconsin state average. It is 96% 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 208.2 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 220.0 miles away from Solon Springs 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 245.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 397.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 179.9 miles away from Solon Springs 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 368.2 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 Douglas County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Solon Springs topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Solon Springs:

  • MIDDLE RIVER HCC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SOUTH RANGE, WI)

Airports and other landing facilities located in Solon Springs:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Solon Springs:

  • University of Wisconsin-Superior (about 29 miles; Superior, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,302)
  • Lake Superior College (about 34 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • University of Minnesota-Duluth (about 35 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 10,612)
  • The College of Saint Scholastica (about 35 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 3,762)
  • Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (about 42 miles; Shell Lake, WI; FT enrollment: 2,414)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stout (about 102 miles; Menomonie, WI; FT enrollment: 8,120)
  • Century College (about 107 miles; White Bear Lake, MN; FT enrollment: 7,393)

Public high school in Solon Springs:

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Notable location: Solon Springs Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Upper Saint Croix Lake (A), Park Creek Pond (B), Park Creek Pond 3 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Park Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Solon Springs: Lucius Woods State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Douglas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.5%
(9.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  63.9%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.5%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Solon Springs (2011 data):

  • National Bank of Commerce: Solon Springs Branch at 9245 East Main Street, branch established on 2000/01/03. Info updated 2008/12/02: Bank assets: $539.6 mil, Deposits: $449.5 mil, headquarters in Superior, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Natcom Bancshares,inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Wisconsin average:

10.5

Solon Springs travel time to work - commute Solon Springs mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Solon Springs village (based on Douglas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,1048
Mainline Protestant5,29016
Evangelical Protestant5,01229
Other142
None22,739-
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: 9
Douglas County:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Douglas County:

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Douglas County:

5.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
Here:

9.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Douglas County:

27.0%
Wisconsin:

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

14.5%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Solon Springs:

56.2%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Solon Springs:

42.8%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

26.6
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

30.5%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Solon Springs:

6.7
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.3%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Solon Springs:

56.9%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.2%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Solon Springs, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,556
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$10,701
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$2,828
Streets and Highways 4$9,174$27,5220$0
Totals for Government 4$9,174$27,52211$15,085

Solon Springs government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $592,000 ($980.13)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($6.62)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $147,000 ($243.38)
    Regular Highways: $139,000 ($230.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $116,000 ($192.05)
    Central Staff Services: $51,000 ($84.44)
    Financial Administration: $23,000 ($38.08)
    Fire Protection: $16,000 ($26.49)
    General Public Buildings: $13,000 ($21.52)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($21.52)
    Police Protection: $13,000 ($21.52)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($8.28)
    Air Transportation: $3,000 ($4.97)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($3.31)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($1.66)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $39,000 ($64.57)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $156,000 ($258.28)

Solon Springs government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $135,000 ($223.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $111,000 ($183.77)
    Parks & Recreation: $74,000 ($122.52)
    All Other: $1,000 ($1.66)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $101,000 ($167.22)
    Highways: $1,000 ($1.66)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $33,000 ($54.64)
    General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($16.56)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $290,000 ($480.13)
    General Support: $126,000 ($208.61)
    Highways: $26,000 ($43.05)
    All Other: $7,000 ($11.59)
  • Tax - Property: $124,000 ($205.30)
    NEC: $3,000 ($4.97)

Solon Springs government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $320,000 ($529.80)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $254,000 ($420.53)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $125,000 ($206.95)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $335,000 ($554.64)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $298,000 ($493.38)
    Other, NEC: $0 ($0.00)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $22,000 ($36.42)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $44,000 ($72.85)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $550,000 ($910.60)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $298,000 ($493.38)

4.63% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,632 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
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. Louis County, MN  1.63% ($27,641 average AGI)
from Bayfield County, WI  0.16% ($26,222)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.10% ($25,722)


5.22% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,204 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.22%
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. Louis County, MN  1.46% ($28,508 average AGI)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.24% ($23,667)
to Bayfield County, WI  0.21% ($40,111)

Strongest AM radio stations in Solon Springs:

  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WDSM (710 AM; 10 kW; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJC (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: WWJC, INC.)
  • KDAL (610 AM; 5 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHSM (910 AM; 5 kW; HAYWARD, WI; Owner: QB BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WNMT (650 AM; 10 kW; NASHWAUK, MN; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO NETWORK, L.L.C.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Solon Springs:

  • WHSA (89.9 FM; BRULE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • KBMX (107.7 FM; PROCTOR, MN; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF DULUTH, INC.)
  • WWAX (92.1 FM; HERMANTOWN, MN; Owner: RED ROCK RADIO CORP.)
  • WSCN (100.5 FM; CLOQUET, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KDNI (90.5 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KQDS-FM (94.9 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: RED ROCK RADIO CORP.)
  • KLDJ (101.7 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF DULUTH, INC.)
  • KUMD-FM (103.3 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: REGENTS OF UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA)
  • KDAL-FM (95.7 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKCB (105.1 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF DULUTH, INC.)
  • KUWS (91.3 FM; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS, UNIV. OF WISC. SYS.)
  • WSCD-FM (92.9 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KRBR-FM (102.5 FM; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTCO (98.9 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDNW (97.3 FM; DULUTH, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WHSM-FM (101.1 FM; HAYWARD, WI; Owner: QB BROADCASTING, LTD.)

TV broadcast stations around Solon Springs:

  • WDIO-TV (Channel 10; DULUTH, MN; Owner: WDIO-TV, LLC)
  • KDLH (Channel 3; DULUTH, MN; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF DULUTH, LLC)
  • KBJR-TV (Channel 6; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: KBJR LICENSE, INC.)
  • KQDS-TV (Channel 21; DULUTH, MN; Owner: KQDS ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WDSE-TV (Channel 8; DULUTH, MN; Owner: DULUTH-SUPERIOR AREA EDUCATIONAL TV CORPORATION)
  • Solon Springs, Wisconsin
  • Fatal accident count11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents13
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:4
  • Fatalities13
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents20
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Wisconsin average
  • Fatal accident count92
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents137
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons39
  • Fatalities99
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents231
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents14
See more detailed statistics of Solon Springs fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Solon Springs)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Cor Of County A & Park Ave (Lat: 46.355222 Lon: -91.818806), Call Sign: KSE567, Licensee ID: L00095565
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.3400 MHzGrant Date: 02/16/1999, Expiration Date: 04/04/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2004Registrant: Wausau Mosinee Paper Corporation, Solon Springs, WI 54873, Phone: (715) 378-2244
  • 8383 E Tom Green Rd (Lat: 46.393556 Lon: -91.863806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPLY265, Licensee ID: L00001853
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.100 MHzGrant Date: 04/09/1998, Expiration Date: 04/09/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/03/2002, Certifier: Walter A PrahlRegistrant: Minnesota Power Inc, 30 W Superior St, Duluth, MN 55802, Phone: (218) 722-2641, Fax: (218) 720-2765
  • Us 53 & 1/4 Mi W Cth Aa 3 1/2 Mi N (Lat: 46.403833 Lon: -91.820194), Call Sign: KSE817, Licensee ID: L00092410
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.4000 MHz, 48.5000 MHzGrant Date: 04/26/2012, Expiration Date: 07/08/2022Registrant: Dahlberg Light And Power Co, Solon Springs, WI 54873-0300, Phone: (715) 378-2205
  • 5419 E Hwy A (Lat: 46.376389 Lon: -92.018056), Type: Mast, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WPVN456
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.237 MHz, 154.370 MHz, 153.890 MHzGrant Date: 04/28/2012, Expiration Date: 07/19/2022, Certifier: Keith KeslerRegistrant: Dsc Communications, 711 Hammond Avenue, Superior, WI 54880, Phone: (715) 392-2911, Fax: (715) 392-2995, Email:
  • 5149e Hwy A (Lat: 46.376556 Lon: -92.018083), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQEQ255
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.265 MHzGrant Date: 01/05/2016, Expiration Date: 03/22/2026, Certifier: Keith H KeslerRegistrant: Duluth Superior Communications, 711 Hammond Ave., Superior, WI 54880, Phone: (715) 392-2911, Fax: (715) 392-2995, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • SOLON SPRING, 5419e County Highway A (Lat: 46.376528 Lon: -92.018333), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQMQ433
    Assigned Frequencies: 11355.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/21/2010, Expiration Date: 10/21/2020, Certifier: Tom DalbecRegistrant: Dsc Communications, 711 Hammond Ave, Superior, WI 54880, Phone: (715) 392-2911, Fax: (715) 395-7633
  • SOLON SPRNGS, 600' South Of County Road A And Wisconsin Central Tracks (Lat: 46.372472 Lon: -91.817139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 83.8 m, Call Sign: WQNN808
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6063.80 MHzGrant Date: 04/04/2011, Expiration Date: 04/04/2021, Certifier: Michael K O'ConnellRegistrant: Cn, 601 Pennsylvania Ave, N.W., North Building, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 347-7196, Fax: (202) 347-8237, Email:
  • SOLONSPRGSD, Section 30, Douglas County, Wi (311271) (Lat: 46.355639 Lon: -91.788944), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 58.2 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQWH751
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/26/2015, Expiration Date: 08/26/2025, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3
  • Solon Springs Gordon Airport (Lat: 46.316889 Lon: -91.814083), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WRLB3293
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.38851 MHzGrant Date: 01/13/1999, Expiration Date: 01/13/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/14/2004Registrant: Solon Springs , Town Of, Solon Springs, WI 54873
  • Solon Springs Municipal Airport (Lat: 46.317083 Lon: -91.814111), Type: Pole, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WQGA620
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.38851 MHzGrant Date: 11/28/2006, Expiration Date: 11/28/2016, Certifier: Janice E WoodhullRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Solon Springs Municipal Airport (Lat: 46.315306 Lon: -91.818250), Type: Mast, Structure height: 4.6 m, Overall height: 4.8 m, Call Sign: WQTH502
    Assigned Frequencies: 119.600 MHzGrant Date: 02/03/2014, Expiration Date: 02/03/2024, Certifier: Gwen GoldsmithRegistrant: Vaisala Inc., 194 South Taylor Av, Louisville, CO 80027, Phone: (720) 304-4407, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Solon Springs)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Solon Springs)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$108,110
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2005 2003 2002 2001

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0303.00

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

SWANSONS MOTEL & CAMPGROUND - POOL WELL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-23-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-23-2011), St Boil Water Order (JUN-23-2011), St Public Notif issued (JUL-06-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-06-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-08-2011)

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

  • PJS CABIN STORE (Population served: 35, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ST CROIX INN (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SOLON SPRINGS COMMUNITY CENTER (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SWANSONS MOTEL& CAMPGROUND-MOTEL (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ST PIUS X CATHOLIC CHURCH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NORTH WOODS COMMUNITY CHURCH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LUCIUS WOODS MAIN WELL (Address: PO BX 211 , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LAKEVIEW LODGE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MOONEY DAM PARK (Address: PO BX 211 , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SOFT PINES RESORT 2 (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9
  • Hazardous Condition: 4

Incident types - Solon Springs

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Solon Springs, WI

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (41%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (28%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

Businesses in Solon Springs, WI

  • Dairy Queen: 1

Solon Springs compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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