Walworth, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 2,830 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +22.8%
Males: 1,423  (50.3%)
Females: 1,407  (49.7%)
Median resident age:  35.9 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 53184.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $50,916 (it was $43,672 in 2000)
Walworth:

$50,916
WI:

$56,811

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,220 (it was $19,311 in 2000)

Walworth village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $181,448 (it was $114,700 in 2000)
Walworth:

$181,448
WI:

$173,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $259,923; Detached houses: $270,291; Townhouses or other attached units: $177,851; In 2-unit structures: $251,019; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $115,382; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $185,381; Mobile homes: $39,217

Median gross rent in 2016: $850.

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  • Races in Walworth, WI (2016)

    Walworth races chart
    • 2,16175.5%White alone
    • 67523.6%Hispanic
    • 180.6%Black alone
    • 80.3%Two or more races
    • 70.2%American Indian alone
    • 40.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Walworth: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (24.4%), Irish (8.9%), American (6.9%), Ukrainian (5.4%), English (2.8%), Norwegian (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1901

Elevation: 998 feet

Land area: 1.45 square miles.

Population density: 1,946 people per square mile   (low).

Walworth,WI real estate house value index trend

Walworth, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Walworth:

  • High school or higher: 89.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Walworth village:

  • Never married: 26.4%
  • Now married: 43.1%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 22.4%

474 residents are foreign born (11.6% Latin America, 4.7% Europe).

This village:

16.6%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Walworth, Wisconsin as of June 18, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Walworth to the number of sex offenders is 191 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,333 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,244 (1.8%)

Walworth satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Janesville, WI (24.0 miles , pop. 59,498).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (48.4 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (66.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Fontana-on-Geneva Lake, WI (1.3 miles ), Williams Bay, WI (2.0 miles ), Delavan Lake, WI (2.3 miles ), Linn, WI (2.4 miles ), Delavan, WI (2.7 miles ), Sharon, WI (2.7 miles ), Como, WI (2.7 miles ), Darien, WI (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $96,500
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $97,000
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $104,100
  • 2000: 17 buildings, average cost: $114,300
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $113,800
  • 2002: 16 buildings, average cost: $133,500
  • 2003: 17 buildings, average cost: $133,500
  • 2004: 28 buildings, average cost: $151,500
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $129,500
  • 2006: 16 buildings, average cost: $275,800
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $339,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $166,700
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $220,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.53 N, Longitude: 88.59 W

Area code: 262

Walworth household income distribution Walworth home values distribution

Crime rates in Walworth by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 00000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 13011000003100
per 100,000 42.8122.20.038.637.10.00.00.00.00.0106.235.40.00.0
Robberies 00100000001000
per 100,000 0.00.039.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.035.40.00.00.0
Assaults 03965478442110
per 100,000 0.0122.2356.0231.7185.7149.9262.5292.2141.4141.270.835.435.30.0
Burglaries 96777916134112
per 100,000 385.1244.5276.9270.4260.0337.237.5219.135.4105.9141.635.435.370.3
Theft 486362574146362719149863
per 100,000 2,053.92,567.22,452.52,201.61,523.01,723.51,349.8986.1671.9494.2318.7283.3211.7105.5
Auto thefts 21300110001100
per 100,000 85.640.7118.70.00.037.537.50.00.00.035.435.40.00.0
Arson 0N/A100000000000
per 100,000 0.0N/A39.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 281.5) 155.5253.9217.4184.2146.0125.5112.1113.257.655.4135.352.118.09.1

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Walworth detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.11
Wisconsin average:

2.03
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.6%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +664 (+40.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Walworth, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Walworth-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 47% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.1 miles away from the Walworth village center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 24.2 miles away from the village center killed 6 people and injured 75 people.

Earthquake activity:

Walworth-area historical earthquake activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 86% 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 284.6 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 75.8 miles away from Walworth 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 259.3 miles away from the city 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 317.3 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 283.3 miles away from Walworth center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 273.8 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 Walworth County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Walworth topographic map

Birthplace of: Tim Finin - Computer scientist.

Hospitals and medical centers in Walworth:

  • GOLDEN YEARS HLTH CTR (270 RIDGE ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Walworth:

  • WILLIAMS BAY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; WILLIAMS BAY, WI)
  • WILLOWFIELD NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; DELAVAN, WI)
  • WILLOWFIELD OF DELAVAN (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; DELAVAN, WI)
  • MERCY HARVARD HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; HARVARD, IL)
  • MERCY HARVARD HOSPITAL CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; HARVARD, IL)
  • HOME CARE NETWORK (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; LAKE GENEVA, WI)
  • GENEVA LAKE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LAKE GENEVA, WI)

Airports and heliports located in Walworth:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Walworth:

  • McHenry County College (about 23 miles; Crystal Lake, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,886)
  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 23 miles; Whitewater, WI; FT enrollment: 11,124)
  • Rock Valley College (about 26 miles; Rockford, IL; FT enrollment: 6,269)
  • College of Lake County (about 33 miles; Grayslake, IL; FT enrollment: 11,041)
  • Carroll University (about 38 miles; Waukesha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,313)
  • Elgin Community College (about 39 miles; Elgin, IL; FT enrollment: 8,173)
  • Gateway Technical College (about 39 miles; Kenosha, WI; FT enrollment: 5,089)

Public high school in Walworth:

  • BIG FOOT HIGH (Students: 532, Location: 401 DEVILS LN, Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in Walworth:

  • AGAPE SCHOOL FOR GIRLS (Students: 13, Location: 215 S MAIN ST, Grades: 7-12, Girls only)

Public elementary/middle school in Walworth:

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Library in Walworth:

  • WALWORTH MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $140,972; Location: 101 MAPLE AVE.; 24,734 books; 8,805 e-books; 5,097 audio materials; 1,729 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 64 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Walworth: Walworth Industrial Park (A), Walworth Rescue Squad (B), Walworth Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Village Square Shopping Center (1), Garden Plaza Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Walworth include: Immanuel United Church of Christ (A), Grace Evangelical Free Church (B), Full Gospel Church (C), Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Walworth Center Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Fontana Country Inn-Suites (W5869 Brick Church Road).

Walworth 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 74.6. This is about average.

City:

74.6
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 33.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 11.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 21.7%
(15.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 38.3% for other race residents, 58.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  65.5%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.7%
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: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Walworth in 2010:

  • 46 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 7 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
115 people in other group homes in 2000
2 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Walworth (2011 data):

  • Walworth State Bank: at Kenosha Street And Highway 67, branch established on 1903/08/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $241.7 mil, Deposits: $208.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Countryside Financial Services, Inc.
  • Talmer Bank and Trust: Walworth Branch at 671 Kenosha Street, branch established on 1994/11/09. Info updated 2011/05/03: Bank assets: $2,126.7 mil, Deposits: $1,722.6 mil, headquarters in Troy, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 56 total offices, Holding Company: Talmer Bancorp Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Wisconsin average:

10.4

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

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Religion statistics for Walworth village (based on Walworth County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic19,8688
Evangelical Protestant13,45151
Mainline Protestant10,56340
Other5845
Black Protestant1221
None57,640-
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: 21
Walworth County:

2.09 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Walworth County:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Walworth County:

4.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 110
Here:

10.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.8%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Walworth County:

25.1%
Wisconsin:

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

15.0%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.5%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Walworth:

43.8%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.2%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.1%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Walworth:

6.8
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.8%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
Walworth:

53.9%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Walworth:

76.5%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Walworth, 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 1$4,179$50,1480$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,340$52,0800$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 12$4,090
Police Protection - Officers 7$35,630$61,0806$3,127
Police - Other 0$0 6$7,072
Fire - Other 0$0 2$1,607
Water Supply 1$6,193$74,3160$0
Totals for Government 10$50,342$60,41026$15,896

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

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $17,000 ($6.01)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($0.71)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $586,000 ($207.07)
    Sewerage: $298,000 ($105.30)
    Water Utilities: $238,000 ($84.10)
    Local Fire Protection: $234,000 ($82.69)
    Regular Highways: $154,000 ($54.42)
    Libraries: $120,000 ($42.40)
    Solid Waste Management: $120,000 ($42.40)
    Central Staff Services: $89,000 ($31.45)
    General - Other: $56,000 ($19.79)
    Health - Other: $55,000 ($19.43)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $47,000 ($16.61)
    Financial Administration: $36,000 ($12.72)
    Parks and Recreation: $32,000 ($11.31)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $28,000 ($9.89)
    Natural Resources - Other: $25,000 ($8.83)
    General Public Buildings: $17,000 ($6.01)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($5.30)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $291,000 ($102.83)
    Regular Highways: $54,000 ($19.08)
    Local Fire Protection: $24,000 ($8.48)
    Police Protection: $19,000 ($6.71)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $771,000 ($272.44)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $386,000 ($136.40)
    All Other: $142,000 ($50.18)
    Parks and Recreation: $10,000 ($3.53)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,000 ($1.41)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $164,000 ($57.95)
    Sewerage: $12,000 ($4.24)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $154,000 ($54.42)
    Fines and Forfeits: $55,000 ($19.43)
    Special Assessments: $48,000 ($16.96)
    Interest Earnings: $37,000 ($13.07)
    Rents: $4,000 ($1.41)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $156,000 ($55.12)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $166,000 ($58.66)
    Highways: $100,000 ($35.34)
    All Other: $22,000 ($7.77)
  • Tax - Property: $868,000 ($306.71)
    Other License: $71,000 ($25.09)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $8,000 ($2.83)
    NEC: $2,000 ($0.71)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $567,000 ($200.35)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $357,000 ($126.15)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $272,000 ($96.11)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $227,000 ($80.21)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $213,000 ($75.27)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $62,000 ($21.91)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $14,000 ($4.95)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,006,000 ($708.83)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $213,000 ($75.27)

5.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,180 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
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 Waukesha County, WI  0.57% ($39,840 average AGI)
from Racine County, WI  0.49% ($38,941)
from Milwaukee County, WI  0.46% ($40,416)


5.97% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,205 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($339 average AGI)
Walworth County:

0.04%
Wisconsin average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Milwaukee County, WI  0.62% ($27,966 average AGI)
to Waukesha County, WI  0.54% ($42,068)
to Rock County, WI  0.49% ($32,387)

Strongest AM radio stations in Walworth:

  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMCW (1600 AM; 1 kW; HARVARD, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTJK (1380 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BELOIT, IL; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WAIT (850 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CRYSTAL LAKE, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WZRK (1550 AM; 1 kW; LAKE GENEVA, WI)

Strongest FM radio stations in Walworth:

  • WLKG (96.1 FM; LAKE GENEVA, WI; Owner: CTJ COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WZSR (105.5 FM; WOODSTOCK, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WSLD (104.5 FM; WHITEWATER, WI; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSJY (107.3 FM; FORT ATKINSON, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WGSL (91.1 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE CENTER SCHOOL)
  • WQFL (100.9 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUEST FOR LIFE, INC.)
  • WGFB (103.1 FM; ROCKTON, IL; Owner: WRWC, Inc.)
  • WFEN (88.3 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAITH ACADEMY, DBA WFEN)
  • WXRX (104.9 FM; BELVIDERE, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKMQ-FM (96.7 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHAD (90.7 FM; DELAFIELD, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WZOK (97.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Walworth:

  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • WJJA (Channel 49; RACINE, WI; Owner: TV-49, INC.)
  • WIFR (Channel 23; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVO (Channel 17; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WINNEBAGO TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WFBN-LP (Channel 33; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQRF-TV (Channel 39; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUORUM OF ROCKFORD LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCFC-CA (Channel 51; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS OF CHICAGOLAND, INC.)
Walworth fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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


Walworth fatal accident list:

Dec 30, 2006 08:32 AM, Sr-67, Us-14, Lat: 42.53033, Lon: -88.59963, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 24, 2001 09:27 AM, Willow Bend Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Nov 20, 1998 01:22 PM, Us-14, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 14, 1990 03:12 PM, 14, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 27, 1990 11:44 PM, 14, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 8, 1983 01:50 AM, 67, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 12,313Total average daily traffic
  • 192Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Walworth Site Main Street (Lat: 42.543361 Lon: -88.601222), Structure height: 160 m, Call Sign: KNKN274
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 10/20/2009, Expiration Date: 10/01/2019, Certifier: Kenneth R MeyersRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Shannon Nwazae, 577 North Main Street (Lat: 42.543306 Lon: -88.600972), Type: 44.1, Structure height: 55127 m, Overall height: 42.7 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, 800 17TH STREET, NW, SUITE 1100
  • Shannon Nwazae, 577 North Main Street (Lat: 42.543306 Lon: -88.600972), Type: 44.1, Structure height: 55127 m, Overall height: 42.7 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, 800 17TH STREET, NW, SUITE 1100
  • Shannon Nwaeze, 577 North Main Street (Lat: 42.543306 Lon: -88.600972), Type: 44.1, Structure height: 55127 m, Overall height: 42.7 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, 800 17TH STREET, NW, SUITE 1100
  • Stephanie Decker, 577 North Main Street (Lat: 42.543306 Lon: -88.600972), Type: 44.1, Structure height: 55127 m, Overall height: 42.7 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, 800 17TH STREET, NW, SUITE 1100

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 42.545000 Lon: -88.618889, Call Sign: WPXT587
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.712 MHz, 452.712 MHz, 452.412 MHz, 457.412 MHz, 456.762 MHzGrant Date: 09/26/2013, Expiration Date: 06/09/2023, Certifier: Jeremiah J MarheineRegistrant: General Communications Inc, 2880 Commerce Park Drive, Madison, WI 53719, Phone: (608) 310-7091, Email:
  • 681 Kenosha Street (Lat: 42.529333 Lon: -88.585472), Call Sign: WQVF662
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.887 MHzGrant Date: 01/28/2015, Expiration Date: 01/28/2025, Certifier: Terry DanielsRegistrant: General Communications Inc, 2880 Commerce Park Drive, Madison, WI 53719, Phone: (608) 310-7091, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, 0.9 Mi Sw Of Nwestern Miltry & Nvl Acdmy (Lat: 42.541111 Lon: -88.540361), Structure height: 35.7 m, Overall height: 37.2 m, Call Sign: WNTI320
    Assigned Frequencies: 2144.40 MHzGrant Date: 11/22/2000, Expiration Date: 01/10/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/11/2007Registrant: Walworth County Sheriff\'s Department, W4054 County Road Nn, Elkhorn, WI 53121-1004, Phone: (414) 741-4621, Fax: (414) 741-4677, Email:
  • Various Locations (Lat: 42.697222 Lon: -88.636194), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPOQ713
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.431 MHzGrant Date: 10/08/2008, Expiration Date: 11/09/2018Registrant: Village Of Walworth, 121 Badger Street, Walworth, WI 53184, Phone: (262) 275-6648, Fax: (262) 275-8247

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Walworth)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: VAN DE BOGERT MARK VANS RV-6A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 214MV , Serial Number: 60592, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 09/03/2004
    Registrant (Individual): De Bogert Mark Van, W 5673 Bonner Lane, Walworth, WI 53184
  • Aircraft: AEROVODOCHODY L-29 DELFIN (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Turbo-jet
    N-Number: 40973 , Serial Number: 294677
    Registrant (Corporation): Cst Air LLC, W6488 N Walworth Rd, Walworth, WI 53184
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/13/1990
  • Aircraft: FELTHAM GLEN A RV-8 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AEROSPORT O-360 (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 48HR , Serial Number: 81972, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 02/10/2009
    Registrant (Corporation): Cst Air LLC, W6488 N Walworth Rd, Walworth, WI 53184
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 560XL (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 13, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PW545A (3952 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 50LD , Serial Number: 560-5033, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 02/12/2014
    Registrant (Corporation): Mecum Auction Inc, 445 S Main St, Walworth, WI 53184
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 5171R , Serial Number: 17263388, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 06/07/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Robert W Trustee Mereness, W 6827 N Walworth Rd, Walworth, WI 53184
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177RG (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-360-A1B6D (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 52825 , Serial Number: 177RG1280, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 11/07/1977
    Registrant (Individual): James C Thomas, W7230 Brick Church Rd, Walworth, WI 53184
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-160 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5766W , Serial Number: 28-1555, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 02/10/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Mark G Wessels, 490 Madison St, Walworth, WI 53184

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

  • INSPIRATION MINISTRIES & MEADOWS APTS (Population served: 80, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • THE BRICK CHURCH OF WALWORTH (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Service Call: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in Walworth, WI
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1True Value1
Curves1U-Haul1
FedEx1UPS1
MasterBrand Cabinets1

Walworth compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Walworth on our top lists:

  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other group homes (population 1,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ukraine (population 500+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
There are 8 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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