Waterloo, Wisconsin

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Population in 2014: 3,345 (90% urban, 10% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.6%
 
Males: 1,753  (52.4%)
Females: 1,592  (47.6%)
Median resident age:  37.4 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 53594.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $75,409 (it was $49,221 in 2000)
Waterloo:

$75,409
WI:

$56,811

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $27,197 (it was $22,099 in 2000)

Waterloo city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $143,783 (it was $112,800 in 2000)
Waterloo:

$143,783
WI:

$173,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $211,956; Detached houses: $221,753; Townhouses or other attached units: $187,803; In 2-unit structures: $144,483; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $242,120; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $188,390; Mobile homes: $48,528

Median gross rent in 2016: $714.

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  • Races in Waterloo, WI (2010)

    Waterloo races chart
    • 2,83485.0%White alone
    • 42612.8%Hispanic
    • 290.9%Two or more races
    • 260.8%Black alone
    • 100.3%Asian alone
    • 80.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Waterloo: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (40.9%), European (10.2%), American (7.6%), Norwegian (4.3%), Italian (2.0%), Russian (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1962

Elevation: 819 feet

Land area: 3.91 square miles.

Population density: 856 people per square mile   (low).

Waterloo,WI real estate house value index trend

Waterloo, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Waterloo:

  • High school or higher: 85.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Waterloo city:

  • Never married: 28.2%
  • Now married: 56.7%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 2.9%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

320 residents are foreign born (7.0% Latin America, 1.8% Europe).

This city:

9.6%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Waterloo, Wisconsin as of September 22, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Waterloo to the number of sex offenders is 240 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,495 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,161 (2.5%)

Waterloo satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Madison, WI (21.8 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (114.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Portland, WI (1.9 miles ), Marshall, WI (2.0 miles ), Medina, WI (2.0 miles ), Milford, WI (2.9 miles ), Lake Mills, WI (2.9 miles ), Shields, WI (3.1 miles ), Deerfield, WI (3.2 miles ), Elba, WI (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $137,300
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2001: 17 buildings, average cost: $129,400
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $138,000
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $194,500
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $152,300
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $155,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $200,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.18 N, Longitude: 88.99 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -212 (-6.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 255 (14.5%)

Area code: 920

Waterloo household income distribution Waterloo home values distribution

Crime rates in Waterloo by Year
Type 2002 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 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 10000010001420
per 100,000 30.20.00.00.00.00.030.60.00.00.029.7119.059.70.0
Robberies 00000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 24021233102032
per 100,000 60.5121.60.060.730.861.891.793.029.90.059.30.089.659.8
Burglaries 49784484197343
per 100,000 121.0273.6211.2242.9123.0123.6244.4124.029.9268.3207.789.3119.489.7
Theft 6124373527334038273930411726
per 100,000 1,845.1729.51,116.11,062.5830.31,020.11,222.11,177.9806.51,162.8890.21,219.9507.6777.3
Auto thefts 13001311010010
per 100,000 30.291.20.00.030.892.730.631.00.029.80.00.029.90.0
Arson 00000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 277.5) 116.777.159.471.650.469.2111.276.940.367.785.8150.396.749.3

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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 Waterloo detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.39
Wisconsin average:

2.03
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.4%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +536 (+19.7%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (27%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Waterloo, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Waterloo-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 27.5 miles away from the Waterloo city center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 9/26/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.7 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Waterloo-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 332.3 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 119.3 miles away from Waterloo 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 307.2 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 331.1 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 365.0 miles away from Waterloo center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 321.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Waterloo topographic map

Main business address for: PERRY-JUDDS INC (COMMERCIAL PRINTING).

Hospitals and medical centers near Waterloo:

  • WILLOWBROOK NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LAKE MILLS, WI)
  • COLUMBUS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; COLUMBUS, WI)
  • COLUMBUS NURSING AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; COLUMBUS, WI)
  • SUN PRAIRIE HEALTH CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SUN PRAIRIE, WI)
  • THE WILLOWS NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; SUN PRAIRIE, WI)
  • BETHESDA LUTHERAN HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WATERTOWN, WI)
  • MARQUARDT HOSPICE (Hospital, about 15 miles away; WATERTOWN, WI)

airports located in Waterloo:

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Amtrak station near Waterloo:

  • 11 miles: COLUMBUS (359 LUDINGTON ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Waterloo:

  • Herzing University-Madison (about 16 miles; Madison, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,160)
  • Madison Area Technical College (about 18 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 9,603)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (about 23 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 34,621)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 23 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)
  • Edgewood College (about 24 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 28 miles; Whitewater, WI; FT enrollment: 11,124)
  • Waukesha County Technical College (about 38 miles; Pewaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 4,415)

Public high school in Waterloo:

  • WATERLOO HIGH (Students: 270, Location: 865 N MONROE ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Waterloo:

Private elementary/middle schools in Waterloo:

  • ST JOHN EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 62, Location: 413 E MADISON ST, Grades: KG-8)
  • ST JOSEPH SCHOOL (Students: 46, Location: 387 S MONROE ST, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Waterloo

Library in Waterloo:

  • KARL JUNGINGER MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $345,715; Location: 625 N. MONROE ST.; 26,519 books; 8,825 e-books; 4,955 audio materials; 1,644 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 58 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Waterloo Fire and Rescue Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Main business address in Waterloo: PERRY-JUDDS INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Waterloo include: Saint Josephs Catholic Church (A), Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Oak Hill Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Waterloo Millpond 87 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Waterloo: Firemen Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Four Seasons Company (242 North Monroe Street).

Jefferson 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 66.7. This is about average.

City:

66.7
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.38. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.38
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 35.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.07. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.07
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00432. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00432
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 6.8%
(2.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.1%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.1%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
12 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
7 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

People in group quarters in Waterloo in 2000:

  • 58 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 19 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Waterloo, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Waterloo (2011 data):

  • Farmers & Merchants State Bank: at 210 West Madison, branch established on 1897/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $143.8 mil, Deposits: $108.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Maunesha Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.4
Wisconsin average:

10.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Waterloo city (based on Jefferson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,91650
Catholic18,63710
Mainline Protestant12,03033
Other3645
None30,739-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 16
Jefferson County:

2.00 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Jefferson County:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 73
Here:

9.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.2%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

28.0%
Wisconsin:

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

15.7%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.4%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Waterloo:

40.3%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Waterloo:

28.9
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.3%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.5%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.5%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

52.5%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.8%
State:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Waterloo, 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 3$10,710$42,8400$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$1,292
Police Protection - Officers 8$39,472$59,2084$638
Police - Other 1$2,978$35,7360$0
Firefighters 2$7,528$45,16830$8,670
Streets and Highways 4$13,679$41,0370$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 5$1,275
Water Supply 4$13,600$40,8000$0
Electric Power 2$6,800$40,8000$0
Local Libraries 2$8,190$49,1404$3,911
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,870
Totals for Government 26$102,957$47,51953$17,656

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $460,000 ($137.52)
    Water Utilities: $117,000 ($34.98)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $86,000 ($25.71)
    Electric Utilities: $57,000 ($17.04)
    General: $44,000 ($13.15)
    Libraries: $17,000 ($5.08)
    Natural Resources - Other: $16,000 ($4.78)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $3,458,000 ($1033.78)
    Police Protection: $513,000 ($153.36)
    Sewerage: $455,000 ($136.02)
    Fire Protection: $313,000 ($93.57)
    Regular Highways: $295,000 ($88.19)
    Water Utilities: $290,000 ($86.70)
    Libraries: $259,000 ($77.43)
    Parks & Recreation: $190,000 ($56.80)
    Central Staff Services: $181,000 ($54.11)
    Solid Waste Management: $131,000 ($39.16)
    General - Other: $41,000 ($12.26)
    Transit Utilities: $40,000 ($11.96)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $25,000 ($7.47)
    Financial Administration: $24,000 ($7.17)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($2.39)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($2.39)
    Health Services - Other: $7,000 ($2.09)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $6,000 ($1.79)
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,000 ($1.20)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $555,000 ($165.92)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $178,000 ($53.21)
    Water Utilities: $52,000 ($15.55)
    Police Protection: $26,000 ($7.77)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($2.09)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,206,000 ($360.54)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($4.19)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $588,000 ($175.78)
    All Other: $127,000 ($37.97)
    Parks & Recreation: $88,000 ($26.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $86,000 ($25.71)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($0.90)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $24,000 ($7.17)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $14,000 ($4.19)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $223,000 ($66.67)
    Interest Earnings: $210,000 ($62.78)
    Special Assessments: $27,000 ($8.07)
    Rents: $2,000 ($0.60)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $3,537,000 ($1057.40)
    Water Utilities: $334,000 ($99.85)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $716,000 ($214.05)
    Highways: $188,000 ($56.20)
    All Other: $63,000 ($18.83)
  • Tax - Property: $1,260,000 ($376.68)
    NEC: $105,000 ($31.39)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $229,000 ($68.46)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $8,897,000 ($2659.79)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,235,000 ($967.12)
    Water Utilities: $35,000 ($10.46)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $6,262,000 ($1872.05)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $117,000 ($34.98)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,765,000 ($826.61)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $3,105,000 ($928.25)
    Water Utilities: $147,000 ($43.95)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $304,000 ($90.88)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,235,000 ($1565.02)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $456,000 ($136.32)

6.22% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,970 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.22%
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 Dane County, WI  1.19% ($37,417 average AGI)
from Waukesha County, WI  0.96% ($38,674)
from Dodge County, WI  0.89% ($32,003)


6.25% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,605 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dodge County, WI  1.07% ($32,875 average AGI)
to Dane County, WI  1.03% ($34,501)
to Waukesha County, WI  0.89% ($37,416)

Strongest AM radio stations in Waterloo:

  • WNWC (1190 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SUN PRAIRIE, WI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLMV (1480 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WTDY (1670 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WHA (970 AM; 5 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: BOARD REGENTS OF UNIV OF WI SYSTEM)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • WTUX (1550 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MADISON, WI)
  • WIBA (1310 AM; 5 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Waterloo:

  • WJJO (94.1 FM; WATERTOWN, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGMENT, INC.)
  • WERN (88.7 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WZEE (104.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMAD-FM (92.1 FM; SUN PRAIRIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHIT-FM (93.1 FM; DE FOREST, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WORT (89.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: BACK PORCH RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIBA-FM (101.5 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJWD (90.3 FM; MARSHALL, WI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WOLX-FM (94.9 FM; BARABOO, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WTLX (100.5 FM; COLUMBUS, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WSJY (107.3 FM; FORT ATKINSON, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WBZU (105.1 FM; WAUNAKEE, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WMGN (98.1 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WCJZ (96.3 FM; SAUK CITY, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHAD (90.7 FM; DELAFIELD, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • W215AQ (90.9 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WMMM-FM (105.5 FM; VERONA, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MADISON LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WXRO (95.3 FM; BEAVER DAM, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WNWC-FM (102.5 FM; MADISON, WI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WKCH (106.5 FM; WHITEWATER, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Waterloo:

  • WISC-TV (Channel 3; MADISON, WI; Owner: TELEVISION WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WMSN-TV (Channel 47; MADISON, WI; Owner: WMSN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKOW-TV (Channel 27; MADISON, WI; Owner: WKOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHA-TV (Channel 21; MADISON, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WMTV (Channel 15; MADISON, WI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WWRS-TV (Channel 52; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W23BW (Channel 23; MADISON, WI; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
  • W38CT (Channel 38; MADISON, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Waterloo fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Waterloo fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 13m43ftTotal length
  • $423,000Total costs
  • 31,538Total average daily traffic
  • 1,569Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Waterloo)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • LAKE MILLS, N 7296 Newville Road (Lat: 43.111389 Lon: -88.945556), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WPSF655
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6152.75 MHzGrant Date: 04/26/2011, Expiration Date: 04/09/2021, 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:
  • Waterloo, N8847 Sunset View Lane (Lat: 43.166472 Lon: -89.007833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 56 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WPUH221
    Assigned Frequencies: 10617.5 MHzGrant Date: 03/06/2012, Expiration Date: 03/05/2022, Cancellation Date: 03/20/2013, 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:
  • WATERLOO, North Most Corner Of Indian Hills Drive (Lat: 43.190000 Lon: -88.997778), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WQCS370
    Assigned Frequencies: 958.350 MHzGrant Date: 02/13/2015, Expiration Date: 05/13/2025, Certifier: Todd LindertRegistrant: Jefferson County Sheriff, 411 S Center Ave, Jefferson, WI 53549, Phone: (920) 674-7346, Fax: (920) 674-7126, Email:
  • Waterloo WI 1, W12110 Else Road (Lat: 43.224444 Lon: -88.993389), Type: Pole, Structure height: 55.2 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQIS520
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHzGrant Date: 05/01/2008, Expiration Date: 05/01/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/01/2009, Certifier: William ChastainRegistrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • Malt Facility, Lat: 43.180806 Lon: -89.006000, Type: Building, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 48 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:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Waterloo)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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

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

ST JOHNS LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 106, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (OCT-13-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-13-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-13-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-16-2009), St Other (OCT-20-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-20-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-04-2009), St Boil Water Order (SEP-04-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-04-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-15-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-06-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-05-2009), St Boil Water Order (AUG-05-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-05-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-17-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-15-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-01-2009), St Boil Water Order (JUL-01-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-01-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-08-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-21-2009)
WATERLOO GUN CLUB (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • MCKAY NURSERY CAMP 573 - VEITH DORMS (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13
  • Hazardous Condition: 5

Incident types - Waterloo

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (24%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in Waterloo, WI
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1Subway1
Curves1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1

Waterloo compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Waterloo on our top lists:

  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms (population 1,000+)"
  • #97 (53594) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of German first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
There are 13 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
  • Barry Lewis (4)
  • Christopher Pomering (2)
  • Stewart Allen Armstrong (1)
  • Eric Bybee (1)
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Total of 9 patent applications in 2008-2018.