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Monroe County

Population in 2012: 9,294 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.4%
 

Males: 4,661  (50.2%)
Females: 4,633  (49.8%)

Median resident age:  38.0 years
Wisconsin median age:  44.3 years

Zip codes: 54660.

Estimated median household income in 2011: $37,376 (it was $31,986 in 2000)
Tomah:

$37,376
Wisconsin:

$50,395
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $22,212

Tomah city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $108,547 (it was $71,200 in 2000)
Tomah:

$108,547
Wisconsin:

$166,700
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $112,145; Detached houses: $126,161; Townhouses or other attached units: $77,037; In 2-unit structures: $232,511; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $171,921; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $157,575; Mobile homes: $28,739

Median gross rent in 2011: $721.

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  • White alone - 8,318 (91.9%)
  • Black alone - 289 (3.2%)
  • Hispanic - 152 (1.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 144 (1.6%)
  • Two or more races - 128 (1.4%)
  • Asian alone - 24 (0.3%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Tomah: 82.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (36.3%), Irish (11.2%), Norwegian (9.2%), English (8.9%), Polish (3.5%), French (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1883

Elevation: 980 feet

Land area: 7.33 square miles.

Population density: 1268 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Tomah:

  • High school or higher: 93.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tomah city:

  • Never married: 26.1%
  • Now married: 46.9%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 15.6%

142 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.6%
Wisconsin:  4.5%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 36 registered sex offenders living in Tomah, Wisconsin as of April 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Tomah to the number of sex offenders is 244 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,265 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $2,143 (2.1%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: La Crosse, WI (38.2 miles , pop. 51,818).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (84.0 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (206.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: La Grange, WI (1.5 miles ), Greenfield, WI (2.2 miles ), Oakdale, WI (2.5 miles ), Adrian, WI (2.6 miles ), Wyeville, WI (2.6 miles) , Byron, WI (2.7 miles ), Oakdale, WI (2.7 miles ), Wilton, WI (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 1998: 13 buildings, average cost: $101,500
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $129,200
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $75,800
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $137,600
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $110,800
  • 2004: 16 buildings, average cost: $120,300
  • 2005: 23 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 2006: 21 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 2007: 16 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $103,000
  • 2009: 10 buildings, average cost: $113,600
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $113,600
  • 2011: 9 buildings, average cost: $113,600
  • 2012: 14 buildings, average cost: $150,000

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Latitude: 43.99 N, Longitude: 90.50 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,121 (+34.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,321 (54.4%)

Area code: 608

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Crime rates in Tomah by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 100010000100
per 100,000 11.80.00.00.011.60.00.00.00.011.20.00.0
Rapes 334321356441
per 100,000 35.435.146.835.023.111.634.256.769.044.943.810.9
Robberies 004503110212
per 100,000 0.00.046.858.30.034.711.411.30.022.510.921.8
Assaults 162526373013181418291918
per 100,000 188.7292.7304.1431.1346.6150.3205.4158.9207.1325.6208.0195.8
Burglaries 439968453241264642414668
per 100,000 507.11159.3795.3524.4369.7473.9296.7522.0483.2460.3503.7739.8
Thefts 323338274276399445359343253397289449
per 100,000 3809.43957.83204.73216.04609.55143.34096.33892.42910.74456.73164.34884.7
Auto thefts 1513720112017721376
per 100,000 176.9152.281.9233.0127.1231.2194.079.423.0145.976.665.3
Arson 01N/A000002000
per 100,000 0.011.7N/A0.00.00.00.00.023.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 281.1326.0291.7304.2319.3296.0262.2269.0239.7339.6238.9295.7

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Crime rate in Tomah detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 22 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.18
Wisconsin average:

2.22

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Tomah, Wisconsin accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.2%
Wisconsin:

6.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +688 (+8.9%).

Most common industries in 2007-2011 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Tomah-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 82% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.0 miles away from the Tomah city center killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/19/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.8 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Monroe County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Arthur Claude Ruge - Inventor, Frank Augustus Miller - Hotelier.


Hospitals/medical centers in Tomah:

  • TOMAH MEM HSPTL (Critical Access Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 321 BUTTS AVE)
  • TOMAH VA MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care - Veterans Administration, Government Federal, 500 EAST VETERANS STREET)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Tomah:

  • FRANCISCAN SKEMP SPARTA HSPTL (Critical Access Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Church, provides emergency services, about 16 miles away; SPARTA, WI)

Political contributions by individuals in Tomah, WI

Airports and heliports located in Tomah:


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Amtrak station:

TOMAH (W. WASHINGTON ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tomah:

  • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (about 39 miles; La Crosse, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,660)
  • Western Technical College (about 39 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,278)
  • Viterbo University (about 39 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,076)
  • Winona State University (about 57 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 7,637)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 59 miles; Stevens Point, WI; FT enrollment: 8,352)
  • Saint Mary's University of Minnesota (about 60 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 2,056)
  • Chippewa Valley Technical College (about 75 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 3,059)

Public high schools in Tomah:

Public elementary/middle schools in Tomah:

  • Tomah Mid (Students: 652; Location: 1550 Townline Rd; Grades: 6-8)
  • La Grange El (Students: 378; Location: 1550 Townline Rd; Grades: PK-5)
  • Lemonweir El (Students: 318; Location: 1550 Townline Rd; Grades: PK-5)
  • Miller El (Students: 259; Location: 1550 Townline Rd; Grades: PK-5)
  • Timber PUPS Learning Ctr (Students: 113; Location: 1550 Townline Rd; Grades: KG)
  • Wyeville El (Students: 109; Location: 1550 Townline Rd; Grades: PK-5)
  • Oakdale El (Students: 80; Location: 1550 Townline Rd; Grades: KG-2)

Private elementary/middle schools in Tomah:

  • ST MARY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 182; Location: 315 W MONROE ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST PAUL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 168; Location: 505 SUPERIOR AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • TOMAH BAPTIST ACADEMY (Students: 27; Location: 1701 HOLLISTER AVE; Grades: KG - 10)
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Library in Tomah:

  • TOMAH PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $399,664; Location: 716 SUPERIOR AVE.; 42,016 books; 2,411 audio materials; 4,712 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 127 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Tomah: Tomah Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Tomah Industrial Park (B), Tomah Area Ambulance Service (C), Veterans Affairs Fire Department (D), Tomah Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (E), Tomah Public Library (F), Tomah City Hall (G), Tomah Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 North Side (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Tomah include: Church of Christ (A), First Church of Christ Scientist (B), First Congregational Church (C), First United Methodist Church (D), Gloria Dei Lutheran Church (E), Saint Marys Catholic Church (F), Saint Marys Episcopal Church (G), Saint Pauls Evangelical Lutheran Church (H), Seventh Day Adventist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Oak Grove Cemetery (1), Saint Marys Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Lake Tomah 26 (A), Lake Tomah (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Tomah include: Buckley Park (1), Butts Park (2), Fireman Park (3), Gillett PArk (4), Glendale Ball Park (5), Hiawatha Park (6), Jodi Circle Park (7), Lake Park (8), Recreation Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: J & M Cabinets LLC (Amusement & Theme Parks; 320 East Washington Street), Greater Tomah Area Chamber of Commerce (805 Superior Avenue), Chamber of Commerce - Convention & Visitors Bureau (805 Superior Avenue).

Hotels: Brentwood Inn (24318 Gopher Avenue), Hillside Motel (23101 State Highway 16), Holiday Inn (JCT I 94 & Highway 21), Econo Lodge Tomah (2005 North Superior), Comfort Inn Tomah (305 Wittig Road), Econo Lodge (Highway 12 & 21), Cranberry Country Lodge (319 Wittig Road), Americinn Lodge & Suites (750 Vandervort Street), Lark Inn (229 North Superior Avenue).

 
Monroe County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Tomah and their reported violations in the past:

OPEN DOOR BAPTIST CHURCH, THE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Check/Repeat/Confirmation - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-21-2005), St No addtl Formal Action needed (DEC-02-2005)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 21.7%
(22.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.7% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.6% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 15.7% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  56.3%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.4%
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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Tomah, WI

People in group quarters in Tomah in 2010:

  • 192 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 70 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 51 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 11 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Tomah in 2000:

  • 209 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 146 people in military hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 87 people in nursing homes
  • 63 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 56 people in other group homes
  • 41 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 30 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 9 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere

Tomah compared to Wisconsin state average:

Tomah, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.


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Banks with branches in Tomah (2011 data):

  • Farmers & Merchants Bank: at 1001 Superior Avenue, branch established on 1911/01/01; 1500 Superior Avenue Branch at 1500 North Superior Avenue, branch established on 2001/11/07. Info updated 2007/03/26: Bank assets: $192.9 mil, Deposits: $147.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: F. & M. Bancorp Of Tomah, Inc.
  • Timberwood Bank: Tomah Branch at 102 East Veterans Street, branch established on 1984/10/17; at 110 West Veterans Street, branch established on 1907/08/01. Info updated 2007/07/20: Bank assets: $175.0 mil, Deposits: $138.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Tomah Bancshares, Inc.
  • First Bank: Monowau Street at 120 West Monowau Street, branch established on 1996/07/22; at 1021 Superior Avenue, branch established on 1894/03/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $97.8 mil, Deposits: $87.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Partnership Community Bancshares, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Tomah, Wisconsin:

  • Econo Lodge , 2005 N Superior Ave, Tomah, WI 54660 , Phone: (608) 372-9100, Fax: (608) 372-6003
  • Comfort Inn , 305 Wittig Rd, Tomah, WI 54660 , Phone: (608) 372-6600, Fax: (608) 372-6600
  • Lark Inn, 229 N Superior Ave, Tomah, WI 54660 , Phone: (608) 372-5981
  • Super 8 Motel Tomah , 1008 E Mccoy Blvd, Tomah, WI 54660 , Phone: (608) 372-3901, Fax: (608) 372-5792
  • Best Western Tomah Hotel , 1017 E Mccoy Blvd, Tomah, WI 54660 , Phone: (608) 372-3211, Fax: (608) 372-3243
  • Americinn Motel, 750 Vandervort St, Tomah, WI 54660 , Phone: (800) 634-3444, Fax: (608) 372-4200
  • Cranberry Country Lodge , 319 Wittig Rd, Tomah, WI 54660 , Phone: (608) 374-2801, Fax: (608) 374-2805
  • Microtel Inn And Suites , 115 Andres St, Tomah, WI 54660 , Phone: (608) 374-2050, Fax: (608) 374-2356
  • Hampton Inn , 219 Buan St, Tomah, WI 54660 , Phone: (608) 374-3800, Fax: (608) 374-3808
All 9 fire-safe hotels and motels in Tomah, Wisconsin

Educational Attainment (%) in 2011

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Tomah travel time to work - commute


Tomah mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

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Religion statistics for Tomah (based on Monroe County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 61.31%
Here61.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of God
Adherents41.3%15.6%15.5%5.9%4.3%
Congregations12.9%12.9%10.0%8.6%4.3%
NameOld Order AmishEvangelical Free Church of AmericaUnited Church of ChristLutheran ChurchOther
Adherents3.6%2.5%2.5%1.5%7.3%
Congregations18.6%5.7%2.9%1.4%22.9%
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: 8
Monroe County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Monroe County:

4.88 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
This county:

7.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Monroe County:

8.7%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Monroe County:

27.1%
State:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.4%
State:

13.0%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$7,725$46,3501$432
Other Government Administration 3$14,389$57,5569$1,500
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$2,096
Police Protection - Officers 19$79,821$50,4130$0
Police - Other 2$6,071$36,4269$4,824
Firefighters 0$0 25$5,086
Streets and Highways 9$30,994$41,3250$0
Health 1$3,917$47,00428$24,938
Solid Waste Management 3$8,690$34,7600$0
Sewerage 7$13,293$22,7880$0
Parks and Recreation 5$17,542$42,1018$324
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$8,050$48,3000$0
Water Supply 7$13,009$22,3010$0
Local Libraries 3$10,344$41,3767$4,951
Other and Unallocable 3$10,315$41,2600$0
Totals for Government 66$224,160$40,75689$44,151

Tomah government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $914,000 ($98.34)
    General: $186,000 ($20.01)
    Parks & Recreation: $136,000 ($14.63)
    Libraries: $36,000 ($3.87)
    General Public Buildings: $9,000 ($0.97)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,802,000 ($193.89)
    Police Protection: $1,466,000 ($157.74)
    Sewerage: $1,344,000 ($144.61)
    Regular Highways: $963,000 ($103.62)
    Water Utilities: $835,000 ($89.84)
    Parks & Recreation: $471,000 ($50.68)
    Health Services - Other: $408,000 ($43.90)
    Central Staff Services: $348,000 ($37.44)
    Libraries: $348,000 ($37.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $330,000 ($35.51)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $289,000 ($31.10)
    Financial Administration: $119,000 ($12.80)
    General Public Buildings: $99,000 ($10.65)
    Fire Protection: $84,000 ($9.04)
    Housing & Community Development: $68,000 ($7.32)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $63,000 ($6.78)
    Natural Resources - Other: $27,000 ($2.91)
    Air Transportation: $15,000 ($1.61)
    Parking Facilities: $3,000 ($0.32)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,174,000 ($126.32)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Regular Highways: $204,000 ($21.95)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $141,000 ($15.17)
    Central Staff: $12,000 ($1.29)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($0.54)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($0.54)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,064,000 ($329.68)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $220,000 ($23.67)

Tomah government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $3,000 ($0.32)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,749,000 ($188.19)
    All Other: $587,000 ($63.16)
    Parks & Recreation: $101,000 ($10.87)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $57,000 ($6.13)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $170,000 ($18.29)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $866,000 ($93.18)
    Interest Earnings: $724,000 ($77.90)
    Special Assessments: $224,000 ($24.10)
    Rents: $14,000 ($1.51)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,015,000 ($109.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,257,000 ($242.84)
    Highways: $574,000 ($61.76)
    All Other: $38,000 ($4.09)
  • Tax - Property: $2,607,000 ($280.50)
    NEC: $504,000 ($54.23)
    Other Selective Sales: $176,000 ($18.94)

Tomah government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,659,000 ($393.69)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $22,577,000 ($2429.20)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $214,000 ($23.03)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $8,288,000 ($891.76)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $1,725,000 ($185.60)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $13,270,000 ($1427.80)
    Water Utilities: $1,545,000 ($166.24)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,233,000 ($132.67)
    Water Utilities: $389,000 ($41.85)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,000,000 ($537.98)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $824,000 ($88.66)

6.73% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,168 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.73%
Wisconsin average:

6.06%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($584 average AGI)
Monroe County:

0.10%
Wisconsin average:

0.08%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from La Crosse County, WI  1.23% ($31,581 average AGI)
from Juneau County, WI  0.61% ($25,624)
from Vernon County, WI  0.39% ($28,281)


6.37% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,591 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.37%
Wisconsin average:

6.22%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to La Crosse County, WI  1.26% ($28,636 average AGI)
to Juneau County, WI  0.52% ($29,674)
to Dane County, WI  0.30% ($35,408)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tomah:

  • WTMB (1460 AM; 1 kW; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WKLJ (1290 AM; 5 kW; SPARTA, WI; Owner: SPARTA-TOMAH BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WKTY (580 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WIZM (1410 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCCN (1370 AM; 5 kW; NEILLSVILLE, WI; Owner: CENTRAL WISCONSIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WLBL (930 AM; 5 kW; AUBURNDALE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tomah:

  • WXYM (96.1 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WBOG (94.5 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WVCX (98.9 FM; TOMAH, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WCOW-FM (97.1 FM; SPARTA, WI; Owner: SPARTA-TOMAH BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRJC-FM (92.1 FM; MAUSTON, WI; Owner: WRJC, INCORPORATED)
  • WAXX (104.5 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • WIZM-FM (93.3 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WHLA (90.3 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)

TV broadcast stations around Tomah:

  • WDLS-LP (Channel 35; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • WKBT (Channel 8; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: QUEENB TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WEAU-TV (Channel 13; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: WEAU LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WXOW-TV (Channel 19; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: WXOW-WQOW TELEVISION, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Tomah, Wisconsin:
  • Fatal accident count: 20
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 30
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 10
  • Fatalities: 21
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 46
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Wisconsin average:
  • Fatal accident count: 81
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 121
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 34
  • Fatalities: 88
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 202
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 11

See more detailed statistics of Tomah fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 9 meters (30ft)
Total average daily traffic: 39,500
Total average daily truck traffic: 930
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 57,868

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Tomah)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 66 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Tomah, WI)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 55 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tomah)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Tomah)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Businesses in Tomah, WI
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Maurices1
AmericInn1McDonald's1
Arby's1Microtel1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Inn1RadioShack1
Curves1Sears1
Dairy Queen1Slumberland1
Econo Lodge1Subway2
FedEx3Super 81
Goodwill2Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul3
Holiday Inn1U.S. Cellular1
KFC1UPS3
La-Z-Boy2Verizon Wireless1
Long John Silver's1Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets2
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