Whiting, Wisconsin

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Population in 2019: 1,705 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -3.1%
 
Males: 827  (48.5%)
Females: 878  (51.5%)
Median resident age:

48.5 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.9 years

Zip codes: 54481.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $57,539 (it was $42,381 in 2000)
Whiting:

$57,539
WI:

$64,168

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $32,958 (it was $19,492 in 2000)

Whiting village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $168,287 (it was $97,600 in 2000)
Whiting:

$168,287
WI:

$197,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $213,564; detached houses: $223,946; townhouses or other attached units: $190,521; in 2-unit structures: $161,263; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $317,623; mobile homes: $35,987

Median gross rent in 2019: $893.

March 2019 cost of living index in Whiting: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.5%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 26.7% for two or more races residents)

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  • Races in Whiting, WI (2019)
    • 1,46585.0%White alone
    • 20211.7%Asian alone
    • 311.8%Hispanic
    • 181.0%Two or more races
    • 40.2%Black alone

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

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Ancestries: Polish (27.0%), German (25.3%), American (4.5%), Norwegian (3.9%), Irish (3.3%), English (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1947

Elevation: 1069 feet

Land area: 1.86 square miles.

Population density: 916 people per square mile   (low).

Whiting, Wisconsin map

143 residents are foreign born (2.4% Asia, 1.1% Latin America).

This village:

8.3%
Wisconsin:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,534 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,466 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Appleton, WI (59.4 miles , pop. 70,087).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (98.2 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (206.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Plover, WI (1.3 miles ),
Park Ridge, WI (1.5 miles ),
Stevens Point, WI (1.5 miles ),
Linwood, WI (2.0 miles ),
Hull, WI (2.0 miles ),
Stockton, WI (2.7 miles ),
Polonia, WI (3.0 miles ),
Carson, WI (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 44.49 N, Longitude: 89.56 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 715

Distribution of median household income in Whiting, WI in 2019
Distribution of house value in Whiting, WI in 2019
Whiting satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $133,100
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $134,300
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $220,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $340,000
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $204,300
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $265,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $352,500
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $192,500
  • 2013: 7 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $240,000
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $271,000
  • 2019: 3 buildings, average cost: $400,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Whiting, WI residents
Average permit cost in Whiting, WI
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.0%
Wisconsin:

4.5%
Most common industries in Whiting, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (10.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Health care (7.6%)
  • Paper (6.0%)
  • Food (5.6%)
  • Construction (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Paper (8.4%)
  • Food (7.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Printing & related support activities (4.8%)
  • Gasoline stations (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (17.4%)
  • Educational services (14.2%)
  • Health care (13.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.1%)
  • Social assistance (6.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Whiting, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.2%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.0%)
  • Customer service representatives (6.1%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (5.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.1%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)

Average climate in Whiting, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Whiting, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI SO2 Ozone Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 52.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.1
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 3.05. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.05
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 34.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.2
U.S.:

33.3
Lead Level

Tornado activity:

Whiting-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 25% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/26/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.0 miles away from the Whiting village center killed 6 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/19/1957, a category F4 tornado 33.8 miles away from the village center killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Whiting-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 0% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 212.2 miles away from Whiting center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 426.5 miles away from the city 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 401.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2010 at 09:59:35, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 182.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 326.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/2/2015 at 16:23:07, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 259.7 miles away from Whiting 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 Portage County (11) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Whiting:

  • STEVENS POINT CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • PORTAGE CTY HLTH CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • MINISTRY HC HSPC STEVENS POINT (Hospital, about 3 miles away; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • DAVITA - STEVENS POINT DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • MINISTRY ST MICHAELS HOSPITAL OF STEVENS POINT Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • STRAWBERRY LANE MEDICAL AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI)
  • WISCONSIN RAPIDS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Whiting:

  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 3 miles; Stevens Point, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,089)
  • Mid-State Technical College (about 13 miles; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; FT enrollment: 2,128)
  • Northcentral Technical College (about 35 miles; Wausau, WI; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 57 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 5,682)
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (about 60 miles; Oshkosh, WI; FT enrollment: 10,637)
  • Lawrence University (about 60 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 2,821)
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (about 72 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 6,069)

Points of interest:

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

Church in Whiting: Seventh Day Adventist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Wisconsin River Flowage Number 1 51 (A), Wisconsin River Flowage Number 2 49 (B), McDill Pond 163 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

River: Plover River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

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

2.1 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

58.1%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

5.9%
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
121 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
7 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
139 people in nursing homes in 2000
24 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Whiting:

Marital status in Whiting, WI
  • Never married: 23.2%
  • Now married: 50.1%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 13.6%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

For population 25 years and over in Whiting:

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Wisconsin average:

10.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Whiting
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Whiting, WI (based on Portage County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic28,52016
Evangelical Protestant6,39035
Mainline Protestant5,68717
Other3926
None29,030-
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: 8
Here:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Portage County:

3.51 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
Here:

9.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.9%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Portage County:

28.1%
State:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Portage County:

11.6%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

60.5%
Wisconsin:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

60.8%
State:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Whiting:

27.5
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Whiting:

17.9%
Wisconsin:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.7%
State:

10.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.1
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Whiting:

34.3%
Wisconsin:

34.0%

General health condition:
Whiting:

65.5%
Wisconsin:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.0%
State:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Whiting, WI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Sewerage 2$7,200$43,2000$0
Water Supply 1$5,932$71,1840$0
Other and Unallocable 1$3,168$38,0160$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,228$50,73611$6,140
Totals for Government 5$20,528$49,26711$6,140

Whiting government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $497,000 ($291.50)
    Water Utilities: $324,000 ($190.03)
    Regular Highways: $284,000 ($166.57)
    Local Fire Protection: $214,000 ($125.51)
    Financial Administration: $87,000 ($51.03)
    Solid Waste Management: $80,000 ($46.92)
    Central Staff Services: $30,000 ($17.60)
    Transit Utilities: $20,000 ($11.73)
    General Public Buildings: $10,000 ($5.87)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000 ($4.69)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($4.11)
    Natural Resources - Other: $6,000 ($3.52)
    Health - Other: $5,000 ($2.93)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($2.93)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($1.17)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $258,000 ($151.32)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $3,000 ($1.76)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $253,000 ($148.39)

Whiting government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $613,000 ($359.53)
    Solid Waste Management: $79,000 ($46.33)
    Other: $1,000 ($0.59)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $11,000 ($6.45)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($3.52)
    General Revenue - Other: $3,000 ($1.76)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $312,000 ($182.99)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $91,000 ($53.37)
    Highways: $85,000 ($49.85)
    Education: $26,000 ($15.25)
    Other: $8,000 ($4.69)
  • Tax - Property: $610,000 ($357.77)
    Other License: $28,000 ($16.42)
    Other: $15,000 ($8.80)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($1.17)

Whiting government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,695,000 ($4513.20)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,288,000 ($4274.49)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $477,000 ($279.77)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $70,000 ($41.06)

Whiting government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,247,000 ($731.38)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $475,000 ($278.59)

5.49% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,033 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.49%
Wisconsin average:

5.63%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Wood County, WI  0.92% ($40,185 average AGI)
from Marathon County, WI  0.65% ($53,335)
from Waupaca County, WI  0.34% ($30,667)


6.32% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,062 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
Wisconsin average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Wood County, WI  0.95% ($38,967 average AGI)
to Marathon County, WI  0.70% ($46,945)
to Waupaca County, WI  0.37% ($44,571)

Strongest AM radio stations in Whiting:

  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WFHR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRIG (1390 AM; 10 kW; SCHOFIELD, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WDUX (800 AM; 5 kW; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: LAIRD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLBL (930 AM; 5 kW; AUBURNDALE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Whiting:

  • WSPT-FM (97.9 FM; STEVENS POINT, WI; Owner: AMERICUS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WWSP (89.9 FM; STEVENS POINT, WI; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS OF UNIV. OF WISCONSIN)
  • WYTE (96.7 FM; WHITING, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WGLX-FM (103.3 FM; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WIZD (99.9 FM; RUDOLPH, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC)
  • WLJY (106.5 FM; MARSHFIELD, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WGNV (88.5 FM; MILLADORE, WI; Owner: EVANGEL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WHRM (90.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WIFC (95.5 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WDEZ (101.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: W R I G, INC.)
  • WLBL-FM (91.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WXPW (91.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WHITE PINE COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WYCO (107.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: SEEHAFER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCLQ (89.5 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMMA (93.9 FM; NEKOOSA, WI; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKQH (104.9 FM; MARATHON, WI; Owner: RLM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Whiting:

  • W24BV (Channel 24; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W60CI (Channel 60; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W16AY (Channel 16; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W18CS (Channel 18; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W40BC (Channel 40; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W62DA (Channel 62; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W06BU (Channel 6; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WAOW-TV (Channel 9; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WAOW-WYOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WSAW-TV (Channel 7; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WFXS (Channel 55; WITTENBERG, WI; Owner: DAVIS TELEVISION WAUSAU, LLC)
  • WHRM-TV (Channel 20; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)

Whiting fatal accident list:

Jul 16, 1991 03:55 PM, Bus51, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 16, 1989 01:10 AM, Church, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Feb 8, 1988 07:55 AM, 51, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 5, 1981 06:38 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 5, 1981 01:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 14, 1976 06:54 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Dec 14, 1975 06:54 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 125ft / 37.5mTotal length
  • $876,000Total costs
  • 27,602Total average daily traffic
  • 517Total average daily truck traffic
  • 41,299Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 408 Post Rd 1 Mi S On Business Hwy 51 (Lat: 44.485528 Lon: -89.551778), Call Sign: KJF998, Licensee ID: L00092902,
    Assigned Frequencies: 31.6000 MHz, Grant Date: 09/29/1995, Expiration Date: 10/16/2000, Registrant: Roberts Irrigation Company Inc, 1500 Post Rd, Plover, WI 54467-2628, Phone: (715) 344-4747
  • 2627 Whiting Rd (Lat: 44.488861 Lon: -89.575667), Call Sign: WQU725, Licensee ID: L00006899,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.530 MHz, Grant Date: 07/09/2005, Expiration Date: 09/20/2015, Cancellation Date: 10/15/2012, Registrant: Consolidated Water Power Company, 231 First Ave N, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495, Phone: (715) 422-3073
  • Whiting Mill (Lat: 44.480528 Lon: -89.568167), Call Sign: KZV623,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.065 MHz, Grant Date: 08/10/2002, Expiration Date: 08/10/2012, Cancellation Date: 10/13/2012, Certifier: James Mooney, Registrant: Atlas License Company, 1725-A North Shadeland Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46219, Phone: (317) 351-4865, Fax: (317) 351-4870, Email:
  • Lat: 44.496667 Lon: -89.561944, Call Sign: WPUB313,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.025 MHz, Grant Date: 01/28/2002, Expiration Date: 01/28/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/31/2012, Certifier: Debi A Lutz, Registrant: Northway Communications Inc, 105 E Oak St, Wausau, WI 54401, Phone: (715) 842-0841, Fax: (715) 848-1413, Email:
  • STEVENS PT. CARE L/S, 1800 Sherman Street (Lat: 44.493083 Lon: -89.580972), Type: Mast, Structure height: 1.9 m, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WQKA415,
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.387 MHz, Grant Date: 12/14/2018, Expiration Date: 03/04/2029, Certifier: Matt Saloun, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E # 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • NEENAH PAPERS L/S, 3243 Whiting Road (Lat: 44.480389 Lon: -89.566556), Type: Mast, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WQKA416,
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.387 MHz, Grant Date: 12/12/2018, Expiration Date: 03/04/2029, Certifier: Matt Saloun, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E # 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Whiting, WI
  • 91.8%Utility gas
  • 2.9%Electricity
  • 2.7%Wood
  • 2.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Whiting, WI
  • 48.5%Utility gas
  • 44.4%Electricity
  • 4.6%No fuel used
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Other fuel


Whiting compared to Wisconsin state average:

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