St. Lawrence, Wisconsin

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Population in 2010: 710. Population change since 2000: -4.1%
 
Males: 371  (52.3%)
Females: 339  (47.7%)
Median resident age:  46.5 years
Wisconsin median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 54962.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $52,279 (it was $44,286 in 2000)
St. Lawrence:

$52,279
WI:

$51,059
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $26,323 (it was $20,160 in 2000)

St. Lawrence town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $139,163 (it was $94,600 in 2000)
St. Lawrence:

$139,163
WI:

$165,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $182,723; Detached houses: $196,208; Mobile homes: $66,350
St. Lawrence races chart
  • White alone - 701 (98.7%)
  • Hispanic - 5 (0.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.3%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.3%)

Races in St. Lawrence detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in St. Lawrence: 154.3 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (53.9%), Norwegian (21.9%), Irish (10.0%), Polish (8.8%), French (7.0%), English (6.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1071 feet

Land area: 34.7 square miles.

Population density: 20 people per square mile   (very low).

St. Lawrence,WI real estate house value index trend

St. Lawrence, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in St. Lawrence:

  • High school or higher: 84.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in St. Lawrence town:

  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 62.3%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

12 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.6%
Wisconsin:  4.8%

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

St. Lawrence town:  1.4% ($1,327)
Wisconsin:  2.0% ($2,245)
St. Lawrence satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Appleton, WI (34.7 miles , pop. 70,087).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (96.9 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (193.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Ogdensburg, WI (1.0 miles ), Scandinavia, WI (2.2 miles ), Iola, WI (2.3 miles ), Helvetia, WI (2.5 miles ), Manawa, WI (2.6 miles ), Little Wolf, WI (2.6 miles ), Waupaca, WI (2.6 miles ), Royalton, WI (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $19,500
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $81,400
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $113,300
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $147,700
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $168,100
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $160,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.45 N, Longitude: 89.05 W

St. Lawrence household income distribution St. Lawrence home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.2%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +61 (+9.0%).
Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Metal and metal products (17%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Food (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (3%)
  • Health care (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (5%)
  • Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Construction laborers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Other financial specialists (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)

Work and jobs in St. Lawrence: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in St. Lawrence, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

St. Lawrence-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 13.5 miles away from the St. Lawrence town center killed 6 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/27/1984, a category F4 tornado 29.9 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:

St. Lawrence-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 207.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 419.5 miles away from St. Lawrence 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 394.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 351.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 361.0 miles away from St. Lawrence 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 190.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in 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).
St. Lawrence topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near St. Lawrence:

  • RECOVER HEALTH OF WISCONSIN INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)
  • MANAWA COM NUR CTR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MANAWA, WI)
  • HOSPICE PGM WAUPACA CTY (Hospital, about 8 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)
  • DAVITA - GRAND SEASONS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)
  • FMC DIALYSIS - WAUPACA (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)
  • RIVERSIDE MEDICAL CENTER, INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; WAUPACA, WI)
  • LAKEVIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WEYAUWEGA, WI)

Amtrak stations near St. Lawrence:

  • 17 miles: NEW LONDON (501 S. PEARL ST.) - Bus Station
  • 18 miles: MARION (U.S. HWY 45) - Bus Station
  • 19 miles: CLINTONVILLE (20 S. MAIN ST.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to St. Lawrence:

  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 27 miles; Stevens Point, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,089)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 32 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 5,682)
  • Lawrence University (about 36 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 2,821)
  • Mid-State Technical College (about 37 miles; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; FT enrollment: 2,128)
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (about 39 miles; Oshkosh, WI; FT enrollment: 10,637)
  • Northcentral Technical College (about 47 miles; Wausau, WI; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (about 47 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 6,069)

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Notable location: Ogdensburg - Saint Lawrence Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Union Cemetery (1), Ogdensburg Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Rich Lake (A), Shambeau Lake (B), Black Lake (C), Vesey Lake (D), Hermanson Lake (E), Knutson Lake (F), Ogdensburg Pond (G), Ogdensburg Pond 9.4 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Waupaca County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.5%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.7%
Whole state:  7.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

4.0%
Whole state:

8.7%

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

2.6%
Whole state:

3.7%

St. Lawrence 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 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (59%)
  • Wood (18%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (18%)
  • Electricity (2%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for St. Lawrence town (based on Waupaca County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 75.86%
Here: 75.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist Church
Adherents30.9%25.6%16.3%13.0%5.4%
Congregations9.7%20.8%8.3%13.9%11.1%
NameAssemblies of GodUnited Church of ChristEvangelical Free Church of AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents2.4%1.7%1.2%0.8%2.7%
Congregations4.2%4.2%2.8%1.4%23.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Waupaca County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Waupaca County:

6.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 50
Here:

9.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Waupaca County:

27.6%
Wisconsin:

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

11.4%
State:

13.0%

4.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,682 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.96%
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 Outagamie County, WI  1.15% ($34,154 average AGI)
from Winnebago County, WI  0.63% ($36,432)
from Portage County, WI  0.38% ($38,675)


4.82% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,017 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.82%
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 Outagamie County, WI  1.02% ($34,742 average AGI)
to Winnebago County, WI  0.58% ($34,000)
to Portage County, WI  0.39% ($31,889)

Strongest AM radio stations in St. Lawrence:

  • WDUX (800 AM; 5 kW; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: LAIRD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFCL (1380 AM; 4 kW; CLINTONVILLE, WI; Owner: RESULTS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WRIG (1390 AM; 10 kW; SCHOFIELD, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WTAQ (1360 AM; 10 kW; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFHR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLBL (930 AM; 5 kW; AUBURNDALE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)

Strongest FM radio stations in St. Lawrence:

  • WDUX-FM (92.7 FM; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: LAIRD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WAPL-FM (105.7 FM; APPLETON, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJMQ (92.3 FM; CLINTONVILLE, WI; Owner: RESULTS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHRM (90.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WIFC (95.5 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WGLX-FM (103.3 FM; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WDEZ (101.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: W R I G, INC.)
  • WOZZ (93.5 FM; NEW LONDON, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WYTE (96.7 FM; WHITING, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around St. Lawrence:

  • W66DC (Channel 66; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W24BV (Channel 24; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WIWB (Channel 14; SURING, WI; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF WISCONSIN, LLC)
  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
  • W60CI (Channel 60; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W16AY (Channel 16; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W18CS (Channel 18; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W40BC (Channel 40; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W62DA (Channel 62; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 5 meters (16ft)
Total average daily traffic: 1,510
Total average daily truck traffic: 30
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 1,734

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • St Lawrence Silo, Lat: 43.368111 Lon: -88.358472, Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.5 m, Overall height: 37 m, Call Sign: WQJH835
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/16/2008, Expiration Date: 09/16/2018, Certifier: Mark E Dodge
    Registrant: Granite Wireless, Inc., 300 Industrial Dr, Random Lake, WI 53075, Phone: (920) 994-2388, Email:

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