Williams Bay, Wisconsin

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Population in 2017: 2,597 (95% urban, 5% rural).
Population change since 2000: +7.5%
 
Males: 1,249  (48.1%)
Females: 1,348  (51.9%)
Median resident age:

47.5 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 53191.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $64,950 (it was $50,450 in 2000)
Williams Bay:

$64,950
WI:

$59,305

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $36,572 (it was $26,231 in 2000)

Williams Bay village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $274,223 (it was $157,100 in 2000)
Williams Bay:

$274,223
WI:

$178,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $258,887; detached houses: $274,962; townhouses or other attached units: $187,903; in 2-unit structures: $183,849; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $196,938; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $128,876; mobile homes: $82,539

Median gross rent in 2017: $859.

March 2019 cost of living index in Williams Bay: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.6%
(5.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 72.7% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Williams Bay, WI (2010)
    • 2,33991.2%White alone
    • 1676.5%Hispanic
    • 180.7%Asian alone
    • 160.6%Two or more races
    • 140.5%Black alone
    • 60.2%Other race alone
    • 20.08%American Indian alone
    • 20.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Williams Bay, Wisconsin as of August 10, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Williams Bay is 2,615 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Williams Bay by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(74.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(37.4)
1
(36.6)
1
(38.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.5)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(112.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(37.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(76.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
8
(298.7)
8
(297.7)
10
(373.7)
3
(109.7)
3
(114.1)
5
(194.2)
7
(271.3)
2
(76.5)
1
(38.4)
3
(114.8)
3
(115.2)
2
(77.0)
1
(38.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
40
(1,494)
70
(2,605)
39
(1,457)
28
(1,024)
26
(988.6)
30
(1,165)
32
(1,240)
13
(496.9)
19
(729.1)
20
(765.4)
19
(729.4)
17
(654.3)
10
(384.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(37.3)
2
(74.4)
5
(186.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(155.0)
1
(38.2)
1
(38.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(37.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)165.8131.0136.888.977.960.281.039.865.654.037.262.418.1

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City-data.com crime index in Williams Bay, WI

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.08
Wisconsin average:

2.15
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Ancestries: German (28.3%), Irish (8.3%), Swedish (7.4%), American (6.0%), Polish (5.8%), Norwegian (4.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1919

Elevation: 950 feet

Land area: 2.65 square miles.

Population density: 981 people per square mile   (low).

Williams Bay, Wisconsin map

168 residents are foreign born (3.7% Latin America, 1.3% Europe, 0.7% Asia).

This village:

6.5%
Wisconsin:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,599 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,098 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Janesville, WI (25.2 miles , pop. 59,498).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (44.5 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (67.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Fontana-on-Geneva Lake, WI (1.5 miles ),
Linn, WI (1.8 miles ),
Como, WI (1.9 miles ),
Geneva, WI (2.0 miles ),
Walworth, WI (2.0 miles ),
Delavan Lake, WI (2.1 miles ),
Lake Geneva, WI (2.4 miles ),
Delavan, WI (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 42.57 N, Longitude: 88.54 W

Area code: 262

Distribution of median household income in Williams Bay, WI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Williams Bay, WI in 2017
Williams Bay satellite photo by USGS

Williams Bay tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 23 buildings, average cost: $134,900
  • 1998: 24 buildings, average cost: $125,700
  • 1999: 21 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 2000: 27 buildings, average cost: $167,800
  • 2001: 24 buildings, average cost: $166,600
  • 2002: 24 buildings, average cost: $166,900
  • 2003: 32 buildings, average cost: $191,300
  • 2004: 25 buildings, average cost: $224,200
  • 2005: 46 buildings, average cost: $197,200
  • 2006: 25 buildings, average cost: $293,500
  • 2007: 27 buildings, average cost: $108,900
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $335,500
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $230,200
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $592,800
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $265,300
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $1,600,000
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $337,500
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $176,000
  • 2016: 14 buildings, average cost: $332,100
  • 2017: 38 buildings, average cost: $299,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Williams Bay, WI residents
Average permit cost in Williams Bay, WI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Wisconsin:

3.3%
Most common industries in Williams Bay, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (12.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.7%)
  • Health care (10.1%)
  • Construction (5.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.4%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.0%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.0%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.5%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.6%)
  • Educational services (4.2%)
  • Machinery (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (21.8%)
  • Health care (18.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.7%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.3%)
  • Computer & electronic products (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Williams Bay, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (2.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (2.8%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (2.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.3%)
  • Top executives (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.4%)
  • Computer specialists (3.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.6%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (4.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.9%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.7%)

Average climate in Williams Bay, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Williams Bay, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 62.1. This is about average.

City:

62.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 34.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.1
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Williams Bay-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 46% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.6 miles away from the Williams Bay 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 25.9 miles away from the village center killed 6 people and injured 75 people.

Earthquake activity:

Williams Bay-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 287.2 miles away from Williams Bay 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 79.2 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 261.9 miles away from Williams Bay 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 319.8 miles away from Williams Bay 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 285.8 miles away from Williams Bay center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 276.4 miles away from Williams Bay 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).
Williams Bay topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Williams Bay:

  • WILLIAMS BAY CARE CENTER (146 CLOVER ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Williams Bay:

  • GOLDEN YEARS HLTH CTR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WALWORTH, WI)
  • HOME CARE NETWORK (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; LAKE GENEVA, WI)
  • WILLOWFIELD NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; DELAVAN, WI)
  • WILLOWFIELD OF DELAVAN (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; DELAVAN, WI)
  • GENEVA LAKE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LAKE GENEVA, WI)
  • DAVITA - LAKE GENEVA DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; LAKE GENEVA, WI)
  • HOLTON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ELKHORN, WI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Williams Bay:

  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 21 miles; Whitewater, WI; Full-time enrollment: 11,124)
  • McHenry County College (about 24 miles; Crystal Lake, IL; FT enrollment: 4,886)
  • Rock Valley College (about 30 miles; Rockford, IL; FT enrollment: 6,269)
  • College of Lake County (about 32 miles; Grayslake, IL; FT enrollment: 11,041)
  • Carroll University (about 34 miles; Waukesha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,313)
  • University of Wisconsin-Parkside (about 36 miles; Kenosha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,843)
  • Gateway Technical College (about 36 miles; Kenosha, WI; FT enrollment: 5,089)

Public high school in Williams Bay:

Private high school in Williams Bay:

  • FAITH CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 165, Location: W5525 STATE HIGHWAY 67, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Williams Bay:

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Library in Williams Bay:

  • BARRETT MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $201,579; Location: 65 W. GENEVA ST.; 22,301 books; 8,805 e-books; 5,570 audio materials; 3,768 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 28 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 78 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Williams Bay: Yerkes Observatory (A), Williams Bay Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Williams Bay: Williams Bay Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Harris Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Williams Bay include: Birch Grove Park (1), Oak Grove Park (2), Walnut Grove Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Lake Geneva (Tours & Charters; 128 West Geneva Street).

Hotels: Bailey House Bed & Breakfast (372 West Geneva Street), Bayside Motel (47 West Geneva Street), Harbor View Motel (78 Johnson Terrace).

Walworth 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:

2.4 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

66.5%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

5.3%
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: 0.1% of all households
59 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
8 people in college/university student housing in 2010
60 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000
20 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Williams Bay (2011 data):

  • Mid America Bank: Williams Bay Branch at 111 Elkhorn Road, branch established on 1999/03/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $118.1 mil, Deposits: $101.6 mil, headquarters in Janesville, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Wisconsin Bancorp, Inc.
  • Walworth State Bank: Williams Bay Branch at 121 North Walworth Avenue, branch established on 2001/12/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $241.7 mil, Deposits: $208.5 mil, headquarters in Walworth, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Countryside Financial Services, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Williams Bay:

Marital status in Williams Bay, WI
  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 57.6%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

For population 25 years and over in Williams Bay:

  • High school or higher: 94.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Wisconsin average:

10.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Williams Bay
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Williams Bay, WI (based on Walworth County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
State:

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

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.59 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

10.97 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

6.8%
State:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

25.1%
Wisconsin:

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

15.0%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

52.4%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Williams Bay:

50.5%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.9%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.4%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Williams Bay:

37.8%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Williams Bay:

58.0%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.5%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Williams Bay, 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
Police Protection - Officers 9$45,256$60,3410$0
Water Supply 4$14,358$43,0740$0
Streets and Highways 4$15,677$47,0310$0
Financial Administration 1$7,337$88,0440$0
Local Libraries 1$4,273$51,27612$6,639
Other and Unallocable 1$4,136$49,6323$1,190
Police - Other 1$4,400$52,8008$5,789
Other Government Administration 1$4,076$48,9120$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$2,100
Totals for Government 22$99,513$54,28026$15,718

Williams Bay government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,600,000 ($616.10)
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000 ($7.32)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($1.54)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $911,000 ($350.79)
    Sewerage: $851,000 ($327.69)
    Water Utilities: $812,000 ($312.67)
    Libraries: $602,000 ($231.81)
    Parks and Recreation: $346,000 ($133.23)
    Regular Highways: $247,000 ($95.11)
    Central Staff Services: $209,000 ($80.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $204,000 ($78.55)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $79,000 ($30.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $72,000 ($27.72)
    Natural Resources - Other: $59,000 ($22.72)
    General Public Buildings: $52,000 ($20.02)
    Local Fire Protection: $49,000 ($18.87)
    General - Other: $32,000 ($12.32)
    Health - Other: $28,000 ($10.78)
    Financial Administration: $24,000 ($9.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $121,000 ($46.59)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $127,000 ($48.90)
    Local Fire Protection: $46,000 ($17.71)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($1.54)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,165,000 ($448.59)

Williams Bay government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $788,000 ($303.43)
    Parks and Recreation: $349,000 ($134.39)
    Natural Resources - Other: $45,000 ($17.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $23,000 ($8.86)
    Other: $13,000 ($5.01)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $4,000 ($1.54)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $122,000 ($46.98)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $56,000 ($21.56)
    Interest Earnings: $30,000 ($11.55)
    Fines and Forfeits: $29,000 ($11.17)
    Donations From Private Sources: $19,000 ($7.32)
    Sale of Property: $8,000 ($3.08)
    Rents: $7,000 ($2.70)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $547,000 ($210.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $231,000 ($88.95)
    Highways: $174,000 ($67.00)
    Other: $58,000 ($22.33)
  • Tax - Property: $1,752,000 ($674.62)
    Other License: $80,000 ($30.80)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $68,000 ($26.18)
    Other Selective Sales: $8,000 ($3.08)
    Other: $5,000 ($1.93)

Williams Bay government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,482,000 ($2495.96)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,000,000 ($1925.30)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,131,000 ($1205.62)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,650,000 ($635.35)

Williams Bay government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,386,000 ($2073.93)

6.71% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,907 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.71%
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 Waukesha County, WI  0.67% ($60,960 average AGI)
from Racine County, WI  0.63% ($49,506)
from Milwaukee County, WI  0.56% ($50,610)


7.03% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,794 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.03%
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 Waukesha County, WI  0.67% ($52,026 average AGI)
to Rock County, WI  0.60% ($37,942)
to Milwaukee County, WI  0.58% ($39,101)

Strongest AM radio stations in Williams Bay:

  • 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.)
  • WZRK (1550 AM; 1 kW; LAKE GENEVA, WI)
  • 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)
  • WTJK (1380 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BELOIT, IL; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WAUK (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WALT-WEST WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WAIT (850 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CRYSTAL LAKE, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Williams Bay:

  • 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)
  • WHAD (90.7 FM; DELAFIELD, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WFZH (105.3 FM; MUKWONAGO, WI; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGSL (91.1 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE CENTER SCHOOL)
  • WKKV-FM (100.7 FM; RACINE, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFEN (88.3 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAITH ACADEMY, DBA WFEN)
  • WQFL (100.9 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUEST FOR LIFE, INC.)
  • WGFB (103.1 FM; ROCKTON, IL; Owner: WRWC, Inc.)
  • WXRX (104.9 FM; BELVIDERE, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKCH (106.5 FM; WHITEWATER, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Williams Bay:

  • 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.)
  • WPXE (Channel 55; KENOSHA, WI; Owner: PAXSON MILWAUKEE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WDJT-TV (Channel 58; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WDJT-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WISN-TV (Channel 12; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WISN HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WMVS (Channel 10; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WMVT (Channel 36; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WIFR (Channel 23; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
Williams Bay fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Williams Bay fatal accident list:

Jun 7, 1997 87:99 PM, Constance, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 0.8mTotal length
  • 6,372Total average daily traffic
  • 7,009Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Williams Bay)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 42.586694 Lon: -88.530667, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: KA88786, Licensee ID: L00122711,
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.150 MHz, Grant Date: 11/10/1982, Expiration Date: 12/01/1996, Cancellation Date: 09/24/2000, Registrant: Calvary Community Church, Hwy 50 & Harris Rd, Williams Bay, WI 53191

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 42.582806 Lon: -88.544278, Call Sign: WPLX398,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.100 MHz, 458.100 MHz, Grant Date: 03/19/2013, Expiration Date: 03/31/2023, Certifier: Robert Penniman, Registrant: Bandt Communications Inc, 1346 Excalibur Dr, Janesville, WI 53546, Phone: (608) 757-1770, Fax: (608) 757-1780, Email:
  • 116 Cherry St (Lat: 42.578972 Lon: -88.545944), Type: Bant, Structure height: 14 m, Overall height: 17 m, Call Sign: WQNC751,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.750 MHz, Grant Date: 12/17/2010, Expiration Date: 12/17/2020, Certifier: Douglas Ellerman, Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 100 N Fairway Drive, Suite 120, Vernon Hills, IL 60061, Phone: (847) 918-0250, Fax: (847) 918-0259, Email:
  • Lat: 42.576583 Lon: -88.564222, Call Sign: WQYM802,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.387 MHz, 451.637 MHz, 452.662 MHz, 456.387 MHz, 456.637 MHz, Grant Date: 11/10/2016, Expiration Date: 11/10/2026, Certifier: William White, Registrant: Bandt Communications, Inc., 1346 Excalibur Drive, Janesville, WI 53546-1339, Phone: (608) 757-1770, Fax: (608) 757-1783, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, Hwy 67 And Palmer Rd (Lat: 42.615278 Lon: -88.533694), Overall height: 143.3 m, Call Sign: WNES736,
    Assigned Frequencies: 953.600 MHz, Grant Date: 10/31/1997, Expiration Date: 11/12/2007, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2008, Phone: (414) 541-2900
  • Palmer Rd, Lat: 42.615278 Lon: -88.533611, Type: Tower, Structure height: 137.2 m, Overall height: 143.3 m, Call Sign: WQNK947,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/10/2011, Expiration Date: 03/10/2021, Certifier: Kevin M Radunz, Registrant: Geneva On-Line, Inc., 705 Madison St., Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 249-9100, Fax: (262) 248-6499, Email:
  • HWY 67, Wi-67 (Lat: 42.615278 Lon: -88.533611), Type: Upole, Structure height: 24 m, Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQZC230,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11075.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/03/2017, Expiration Date: 04/03/2027, Certifier: Kevin Radunz, Registrant: Intelpath, 111 Fuller Rd, Hinsdale, IL 60521, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • N3392 Hwy 67 (Lat: 42.615278 Lon: -88.533611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 143.3 m, Call Sign: WQCM733,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.200 MHz, Grant Date: 04/11/2005, Expiration Date: 10/08/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006, Certifier: Carl T Hahn, Registrant: Higgs Law Group, LLC, 1028 Brice Road, Rockville, MD 20852, Phone: (301) 762-8992, Fax: (301) 762-8993, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Williams Bay)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Williams Bay)
Most common first names in Williams Bay, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2175.6 years
Robert2171.8 years
William1976.4 years
Anna1987.9 years
Mary1675.8 years
Charles1378.9 years
Frank1380.2 years
Florence1284.5 years
George1283.1 years
Harold1180.5 years
Most common last names in Williams Bay, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2578.4 years
Anderson1177.1 years
Carlson1081.7 years
Gardner677.3 years
Moeller579.6 years
Peterson585.2 years
Gates471.5 years
Falk480.2 years
Mccarthy480.8 years
Nelson482.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Williams Bay, WI
  • 89.1%Utility gas
  • 7.6%Electricity
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Other fuel
  • 0.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Williams Bay, WI
  • 78.1%Utility gas
  • 17.6%Electricity
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Wood


Williams Bay compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Williams Bay on our top lists:

  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse (population 1,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Australia (population 500+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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