Wien, Wisconsin

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Population in 2010: 825. Population change since 2000: +15.9%
 
Males: 421  (51.0%)
Females: 404  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  37.4 years
Wisconsin median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 54426.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,082 (it was $45,556 in 2000)
Wien:

$52,082
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,616 (it was $18,046 in 2000)

Wien town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $140,720 (it was $95,400 in 2000)
Wien:

$140,720
WI:

$163,000
  • Races in Wien, WI (2010)

    Wien races chart
    • 81799.0%White alone
    • 50.6%Asian alone
    • 20.2%Hispanic
    • 10.1%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Wien: 92.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (73.2%), Polish (21.5%), Irish (6.5%), United States (4.2%), Swiss (3.2%), English (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1320 feet

Land area: 31.6 square miles.

Population density: 26 people per square mile   (very low).

Wien,WI real estate house value index trend

Wien, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Wien:

  • High school or higher: 86.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wien town:

  • Never married: 27.4%
  • Now married: 63.0%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 4.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Wien town:  1.3% ($1,267)
Wisconsin:  2.0% ($2,245)
Wien satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eau Claire, WI (72.0 miles , pop. 61,704).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (130.2 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (242.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Fenwood, WI (1.6 miles) , Edgar, WI (1.9 miles ), Frankfort, WI (2.3 miles ), Rietbrock, WI (2.4 miles ), Cassel, WI (2.4 miles ), Stratford, WI (2.7 miles ), Johnson, WI (2.8 miles ), Rib Falls, WI (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 44.90 N, Longitude: 90.03 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 715

Wien household income distribution Wien home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.8%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +7 (+1.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (29%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Machinery (6%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (5%)
  • Food (4%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Paper (4%)
  • Health care (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Food (4%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (25%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Carpenters (3%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Therapists (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)

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

Average climate in Wien, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wien-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 3% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/4/1958, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.0 miles away from the Wien town center killed 4 people and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 9/28/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.2 miles away from the town center injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wien-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 297.3 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) earthquake occurred 244.7 miles away from Wien center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 309.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 222.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 416.6 miles away from Wien center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 501.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Marathon 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: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wien topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Wien:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-CONTINENTAL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; ABBOTSFORD, WI)
  • COLONIAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; COLBY, WI)
  • MOUNT VIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; WAUSAU, WI)
  • DAVITA - MARSHFIELD DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; MARSHFIELD, WI)

Amtrak station near Wien:

  • 19 miles: WAUSAU (109 S. 17TH AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wien:

  • Northcentral Technical College (about 20 miles; Wausau, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,356)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 35 miles; Stevens Point, WI; FT enrollment: 9,089)
  • Mid-State Technical College (about 38 miles; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; FT enrollment: 2,128)
  • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (about 73 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 10,143)
  • Chippewa Valley Technical College (about 73 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 4,038)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 89 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 5,682)
  • Lawrence University (about 92 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 2,821)

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Church in Wien: Saint Johns Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Marathon 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 2012 was 70.7. This is about average.

City:

70.7
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 35.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.6
U.S.:

32.0
Average household size:
This town:  2.9 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  80.6%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.5%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

10.1%
Whole state:

8.7%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.4%
Whole state:

3.7%
2 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Wien compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value below 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Wisconsin average:

11.0

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (34%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (30%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (22%)
  • Utility gas (9%)
  • Electricity (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wien town (based on Marathon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic41,26025
Evangelical Protestant23,68675
Mainline Protestant20,77939
Other1,1969
Orthodox401
None47,102-
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: 32
Marathon County:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 54
Marathon County:

4.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 106
Here:

8.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Marathon County:

27.1%
Wisconsin:

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

13.2%
State:

13.0%

3.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,954 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.95%
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 Wood County, WI  0.35% ($37,335 average AGI)
from Lincoln County, WI  0.32% ($31,017)
from Portage County, WI  0.26% ($34,958)


4.46% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,123 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.46%
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 Wood County, WI  0.32% ($31,557 average AGI)
to Portage County, WI  0.28% ($27,442)
to Dane County, WI  0.28% ($29,040)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wien:

  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WRIG (1390 AM; 10 kW; SCHOFIELD, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WLBL (930 AM; 5 kW; AUBURNDALE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WFHR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WDLB (1450 AM; 1 kW; MARSHFIELD, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WCCN (1370 AM; 5 kW; NEILLSVILLE, WI; Owner: CENTRAL WISCONSIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wien:

  • WOFM (94.7 FM; MOSINEE, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WDEZ (101.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: W R I G, INC.)
  • WHRM (90.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WIFC (95.5 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, 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)
  • WLJY (106.5 FM; MARSHFIELD, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WKQH (104.9 FM; MARATHON, WI; Owner: RLM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WMZK (104.1 FM; MERRILL, WI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGNV (88.5 FM; MILLADORE, WI; Owner: EVANGEL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WYCO (107.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: SEEHAFER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAXX (104.5 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • WCLQ (89.5 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGLX-FM (103.3 FM; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WOSQ (92.3 FM; SPENCER, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WYTE (96.7 FM; WHITING, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WKEB (99.3 FM; MEDFORD, WI; Owner: WIGM, INCORPORATED)

TV broadcast stations around Wien:

  • WAOW-TV (Channel 9; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WAOW-WYOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WSAW-TV (Channel 7; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WHRM-TV (Channel 20; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • W24BV (Channel 24; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WEAU-TV (Channel 13; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: WEAU LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WFXS (Channel 55; WITTENBERG, WI; Owner: DAVIS TELEVISION WAUSAU, 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)
  • W31CI (Channel 31; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W27AU (Channel 27; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: NORTHLAND TELEVISION, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 12m39ftTotal length
  • 39,500Total average daily traffic
  • 2,932Total average daily truck traffic
  • 47,680Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 31930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 22000-2009
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