Sussex, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 10,740 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +21.7%
 
Males: 5,474  (51.0%)
Females: 5,266  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  37.9 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 53089.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $70,523 (it was $60,283 in 2000)
Sussex:

$70,523
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $30,383 (it was $23,913 in 2000)

Sussex village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $252,796 (it was $170,700 in 2000)
Sussex:

$252,796
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $285,196; Detached houses: $301,846; Townhouses or other attached units: $200,873; In 2-unit structures: $174,178; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $149,061; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $125,045; Mobile homes: $43,581

Median gross rent in 2013: $903.

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  • Races in Sussex, WI (2013)

    Sussex races chart
    • 9,84592.7%White alone
    • 2742.6%Asian alone
    • 2122.0%Black alone
    • 1921.8%Hispanic
    • 660.6%Two or more races
    • 60.06%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sussex: 100.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (42.6%), Polish (10.1%), Irish (9.0%), Norwegian (3.9%), English (3.7%), United States (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1924

Elevation: 930 feet

Land area: 6.03 square miles.

Population density: 1,781 people per square mile   (low).

Sussex,WI real estate house value index trend

Sussex, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Sussex:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sussex village:

  • Never married: 27.6%
  • Now married: 58.7%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

354 residents are foreign born (1.3% Europe).

This village:

3.3%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Sussex, Wisconsin as of September 24, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Sussex to the number of sex offenders is 625 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,373 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,698 (1.7%)

Sussex satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waukesha, WI (8.7 miles , pop. 64,825).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (14.5 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (93.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lisbon, WI (1.2 miles ), Lannon, WI (1.7 miles ), Merton, WI (2.1 miles ), Pewaukee, WI (2.3 miles ), Menomonee Falls, WI (2.4 miles ), Hartland, WI (2.6 miles ), Richfield, WI (2.6 miles ), Brookfield, WI (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 56 buildings, average cost: $137,300
  • 1998: 88 buildings, average cost: $141,900
  • 1999: 115 buildings, average cost: $144,400
  • 2000: 95 buildings, average cost: $166,600
  • 2001: 78 buildings, average cost: $155,800
  • 2002: 75 buildings, average cost: $139,100
  • 2003: 71 buildings, average cost: $210,600
  • 2004: 85 buildings, average cost: $242,400
  • 2005: 85 buildings, average cost: $251,600
  • 2006: 45 buildings, average cost: $287,300
  • 2007: 28 buildings, average cost: $277,900
  • 2008: 15 buildings, average cost: $288,400
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $298,200
  • 2010: 24 buildings, average cost: $280,400
  • 2011: 15 buildings, average cost: $259,400
  • 2012: 21 buildings, average cost: $246,500
  • 2013: 26 buildings, average cost: $273,300
  • 2014: 12 buildings, average cost: $304,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.14 N, Longitude: 88.22 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,412 (+13.3%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 727 (12.8%)

Area code: 262

Sussex household income distribution Sussex home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.2%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +3,643 (+70.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (34%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Sussex, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Sussex, Wisconsin average temperatures Sussex, Wisconsin average precipitation Sussex, Wisconsin humidity Sussex, Wisconsin wind speed Sussex, Wisconsin snowfall Sussex, Wisconsin sunshine Sussex, Wisconsin clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Sussex-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 37% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/27/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.9 miles away from the Sussex village center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/4/1981, a category F4 tornado 20.4 miles away from the village center killed 3 people and injured 53 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sussex-area historical earthquake activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 87% 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 324.4 miles away from the city 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 121.0 miles away from Sussex 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 298.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 267.6 miles away from the city 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 322.8 miles away from Sussex center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 356.8 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 Waukesha County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sussex topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sussex:

  • HOME AND HOSPICE ADVANTAGE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; PEWAUKEE, WI)
  • DAVITA - CAPITOL DRIVE (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; BROOKFIELD, WI)
  • RIVER HILLS WEST HCC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; PEWAUKEE, WI)
  • WHEATON FRANCISCAN HC - FRANCISCAN WOODS (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BROOKFIELD, WI)
  • WHEATON FRANCISCAN INC - ELMBROOK MEMORIAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; BROOKFIELD, WI)
  • CARE AGE OF BROOKFIELD (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BROOKFIELD, WI)
  • LS PROF COMFORT HOMES (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; BROOKFIELD, WI)

Amtrak station near Sussex:

  • 17 miles: MILWAUKEE (433 W. ST. PAUL AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sussex:

  • Waukesha County Technical College (about 5 miles; Pewaukee, WI; Full-time enrollment: 4,415)
  • Carroll University (about 10 miles; Waukesha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,313)
  • Cardinal Stritch University (about 16 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 3,595)
  • Marquette University (about 17 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 9,844)
  • Milwaukee Area Technical College (about 17 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 13,156)
  • Milwaukee School of Engineering (about 17 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Concordia University-Wisconsin (about 18 miles; Mequon, WI; FT enrollment: 5,253)

Public high school in Sussex:

  • HAMILTON HIGH (Students: 1,412, Location: W220N6151 TOWN LINE RD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Sussex:

Private elementary/middle school in Sussex:

  • PEACE LUTHERAN ACADEMY (Students: 23, Location: W240N6145 MAPLE AVE, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Sussex

Library in Sussex:

  • PAULINE HAASS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $991,964; Location: N64W23820 MAIN ST.; 83,683 books; 7,003 e-books; 8,572 audio materials; 5,671 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 143 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Sussex: Sussex Wastewater Treatment Facility (A), Sussex Fire Department (B), Sussex Village Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Rose Hill Cemetery (1), Redeemer United Church of Christ Cemetery (2), Saint Albans Episcopalian Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Sussex include: Spring Green Park (1), Sussex Village Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Waukesha County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 73.7. This is about average.

City:

73.7
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.318. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.318
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 10.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.708. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.708
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.30. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.30
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 0.0169. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0169
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.3%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.3% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  72.6%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.3%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Sussex, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Sussex (2011 data):

  • AnchorBank, fsb: Sussex Branch at N64 W24857 Main Street, branch established on 2005/09/12. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $3,067.4 mil, Deposits: $2,481.9 mil, headquarters in Madison, WI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 56 total offices
  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Sussex Branch at N64 W25050 Prospect Circle, branch established on 1999/08/02. 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
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Sussex Branch at N64 W24300 Main Street, branch established on 1925/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Associated Bank, National Association: Sussex Branch at N64 W23710 Main Street, branch established on 1938/04/15. 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
  • North Shore Bank, FSB: Sussex Branch at West 249 N6600 Highway 164, branch established on 2006/10/25. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,769.3 mil, Deposits: $1,357.7 mil, headquarters in Brookfield, WI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 47 total offices
  • Waukesha State Bank: Sussex Branch at W249 N6688 State Highway 164, branch established on 2008/06/23. Info updated 2009/03/05: Bank assets: $795.9 mil, Deposits: $657.4 mil, headquarters in Waukesha, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices
  • Guaranty Bank: Sussex Branch at 24838 Main Street, branch established on 1998/03/04. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,179.1 mil, Deposits: $1,102.7 mil, headquarters in Milwaukee, WI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 166 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Wisconsin average:

10.5

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

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Religion statistics for Sussex village (based on Waukesha County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic115,00828
Evangelical Protestant71,237128
Mainline Protestant38,65487
Other9,84029
None155,152-
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: 57
Waukesha County:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Waukesha County:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 106
Waukesha County:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 283
Here:

7.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.7%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Waukesha County:

26.8%
Wisconsin:

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

13.2%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

53.2%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sussex:

53.9%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Sussex:

28.4
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.5%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Sussex:

7.9%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Sussex:

6.9
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Sussex:

35.1%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
Sussex:

61.2%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.7%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sussex, 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 2$9,954$59,7240$0
Other Government Administration 5$26,156$62,77440$9,198
Firefighters 2$10,198$61,18849$16,937
Streets and Highways 4$21,122$63,3660$0
Sewerage 4$21,091$63,2730$0
Parks and Recreation 1$5,471$65,6520$0
Water Supply 3$15,153$60,6120$0
Other and Unallocable 4$17,010$51,03011$8,538
Totals for Government 25$126,155$60,554100$34,673

Sussex government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,756,000 ($256.61)
    Parks and Recreation: $319,000 ($29.70)
    Housing and Community Development: $182,000 ($16.95)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($0.19)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $1,809,000 ($168.44)
    Water Utilities: $1,322,000 ($123.09)
    Police Protection: $1,093,000 ($101.77)
    Local Fire Protection: $616,000 ($57.36)
    Regular Highways: $527,000 ($49.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $409,000 ($38.08)
    Libraries: $387,000 ($36.03)
    Parks and Recreation: $355,000 ($33.05)
    Central Staff Services: $236,000 ($21.97)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $185,000 ($17.23)
    Financial Administration: $153,000 ($14.25)
    General - Other: $142,000 ($13.22)
    Health - Other: $139,000 ($12.94)
    General Public Buildings: $92,000 ($8.57)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $80,000 ($7.45)
    Housing and Community Development: $21,000 ($1.96)
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000 ($0.28)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,180,000 ($109.87)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $1,056,000 ($98.32)
    Libraries: $393,000 ($36.59)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $73,000 ($6.80)
    Local Fire Protection: $13,000 ($1.21)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($0.56)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,422,000 ($132.40)

Sussex government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,511,000 ($140.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $307,000 ($28.58)
    All Other: $166,000 ($15.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $136,000 ($12.66)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($2.33)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $43,000 ($4.00)
    Highways: $4,000 ($0.37)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $676,000 ($62.94)
    Fines and Forfeits: $118,000 ($10.99)
    General Revenue, NEC: $114,000 ($10.61)
    Donations From Private Sources: $114,000 ($10.61)
    Rents: $67,000 ($6.24)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($0.09)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,148,000 ($106.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $619,000 ($57.64)
    Highways: $440,000 ($40.97)
    All Other: $116,000 ($10.80)
  • Tax - Property: $4,688,000 ($436.50)
    Other License: $343,000 ($31.94)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $111,000 ($10.34)

Sussex government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $32,767,000 ($3050.93)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,825,000 ($2870.11)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,950,000 ($460.89)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,008,000 ($280.07)

Sussex government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,154,000 ($479.89)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,289,000 ($1609.78)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,296,000 ($120.67)

5.42% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($56,704 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.42%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%

0.01% of residents moved from foreign countries ($90 average AGI)
Waukesha County:

0.01%
Wisconsin average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Milwaukee County, WI  2.36% ($53,525 average AGI)
from Washington County, WI  0.30% ($48,390)
from Jefferson County, WI  0.18% ($37,416)


5.80% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,917 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.80%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($547 average AGI)
Waukesha County:

0.05%
Wisconsin average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Milwaukee County, WI  2.08% ($39,268 average AGI)
to Washington County, WI  0.36% ($52,834)
to Dane County, WI  0.23% ($44,598)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sussex:

  • WKSH (1640 AM; 10 kW; SUSSEX, WI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WAUK (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WALT-WEST WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOKY (920 AM; 5 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEMP (1250 AM; 5 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MILWAUKEE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMCS (1290 AM; 5 kW; GREENFIELD, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBKV (1470 AM; 3 kW; WEST BEND, WI; Owner: WEST BEND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sussex:

  • WFMR (106.9 FM; BROOKFIELD, WI; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF MILWAUKEE, LLC)
  • WHAD (90.7 FM; DELAFIELD, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WLTQ (97.3 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFZH (105.3 FM; MUKWONAGO, WI; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMIL-FM (106.1 FM; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJZI (93.3 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)
  • WKTI-FM (94.5 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WXSS (103.7 FM; WAUWATOSA, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MILWAUKEE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WUWM (89.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WKLH (96.5 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WLUM-FM (102.1 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)
  • WMWK (88.1 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WVCY-FM (107.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WRIT-FM (95.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLZR (102.9 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJMR-FM (98.3 FM; MENOMONEE FALLS, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WMYX-FM (99.1 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MILWAUKEE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTKM-FM (104.9 FM; HARTFORD, WI; Owner: KETTLE MORAINE B/CTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBWI-FM (92.5 FM; WEST BEND, WI; Owner: WEST BEND BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WKKV-FM (100.7 FM; RACINE, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sussex:

  • WDJT-TV (Channel 58; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WDJT-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WISN-TV (Channel 12; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WISN HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WITI (Channel 6; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WITI LICENSE,INC.)
  • WMLW-CA (Channel 46; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W63CU (Channel 63; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPXE (Channel 55; KENOSHA, WI; Owner: PAXSON MILWAUKEE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMVS (Channel 10; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WMVT (Channel 36; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WCGV-TV (Channel 24; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WCGV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WVTV (Channel 18; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WVTV LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WTMJ-TV (Channel 4; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WVCY-TV (Channel 30; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WMKE-CA (Channel 7; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: KM LPTV OF MILWAUKEE, L.L.C.)
  • WTAS-LP (Channel 43; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WAUKESHA TOWER ASSOCIATES)
  • WWRS-TV (Channel 52; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WJJA (Channel 49; RACINE, WI; Owner: TV-49, INC.)
  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
Sussex fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Sussex fatal accident list:

Jun 15, 2003 04:11 AM, Sr-74, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 26, 1997 07:14 AM, 74, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 13, 1989 01:58 AM, Vv, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 2
Oct 3, 1989 04:49 PM, Salem, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Jul 22, 1988 12:30 AM, St 74, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • $260,000Total costs
  • 29,670Total average daily traffic
  • 1,015Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Sussex)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Sussex, WI)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Sussex Gated, Lat: 43.127583 Lon: -88.265194, Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.8 m, Overall height: 47 m, Call Sign: WQJH835
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/16/2008, Expiration Date: 09/16/2018, Certifier: Mark E DodgeRegistrant: Granite Wireless, Inc., 300 Industrial Dr, Random Lake, WI 53075, Phone: (920) 994-2388, Email:
  • WI0092, Water Tower Ct (Lat: 43.153694 Lon: -88.212194), Type: Tank, Structure height: 34.8 m, Call Sign: WQNG494
    Assigned Frequencies: 19330.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/28/2011, Expiration Date: 01/28/2021, Cancellation Date: 11/08/2011, Certifier: Madanraj JothiRegistrant: Open Range Communications Inc., 6430 S. Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 500, Greenwood Village, CO 80111, Phone: (303) 376-2112, Fax: (303) 376-2109, Email:
  • WI0045, W249 N5889 Executive Dr. (Lat: 43.119222 Lon: -88.243778), Type: Tank, Structure height: 37.5 m, Overall height: 39.5 m, Call Sign: WQNG495
    Assigned Frequencies: 17770.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/28/2011, Expiration Date: 01/28/2021, Cancellation Date: 11/08/2011, Certifier: Madanraj JothiRegistrant: Open Range Communications Inc., 6430 S. Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 500, Greenwood Village, CO 80111, Phone: (303) 376-2112, Fax: (303) 376-2109, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

60 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sussex)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Sussex)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED18$220,71660$214,742430$196,09917$74,2242$317,5003$204,8600$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$195,0005$186,36023$211,5573$9,9500$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$202,8733$128,36758$222,5304$26,4280$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$313,0003$207,92747$221,6532$50,0000$01$124,1901$50,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$252,00010$245,3910$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2034.02 , 2034.03, 2034.04, 2034.06

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$234,3485$243,664
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$430,8202$266,650
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$165,1700$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$270,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2034.02 , 2034.03, 2034.04, 2034.06

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

HICKORY HILL PARK LLC (Population served: 31, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • REDEEMER UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST (Population served: 202, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LISBON TOWN HALL - TN HWY DEPT (Population served: 33, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LISBON COMMUNITY PARK (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RICHARD JUNG - RICHMOND FIRE STATION (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 46
  • Hazardous Condition: 23
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Sussex

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sussex, WI
Most common first names in Sussex, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6474.1 years
Robert4972.0 years
William4276.6 years
Mary3382.6 years
George3374.7 years
Dorothy3080.0 years
Helen3084.4 years
Ruth2980.8 years
Donald2870.6 years
Joseph2773.9 years
Most common last names in Sussex, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson1779.9 years
Weber1676.6 years
Johnson1377.8 years
Schmidt1383.3 years
Miller1181.5 years
Rankin978.8 years
Bauer975.0 years
Schroeder980.8 years
Krueger879.6 years
Wagner882.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in Sussex, WI
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Blockbuster1McDonald's1
Curves1Starbucks1
FedEx3UPS1
Kohl's1

Sussex compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Sussex on our top lists:

  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on highway construction per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Management of companies and enterprises (population 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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