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Chippewa County, Wisconsin (WI)

County population in 2016: 63,618 (54% urban, 46% rural); it was 55,195 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 11,780
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 6,423
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 16,152
Renter-occupied apartments: 6,207 (it was 5,204 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

32%

Land area: 1010 sq. mi.

Water area: 30.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 63 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Chippewa County: 91.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (22.5%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (19.3%), Educational, health and social services (13.5%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (12.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 63%
  • Government: 2%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 35%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Chippewa County, Wisconsin:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (93.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.3%)
  • Asian alone (1.2%)
Median resident age:  41.3 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.4 years
Males: 33,096  (52.0%)
Females: 30,522  (48.0%)

Chippewa County,WI real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Chippewa County:

2.0 people
Wisconsin:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $54,779 ($39,596 in 1999)

This county:

$54,779
Wisconsin:

$56,811

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $623 (lower quartile is $470, upper quartile is $756)
This county:

$623
State:

$684


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $158,058 (it was $88,400 in 2000)
Chippewa:

$158,058
Wisconsin:

$173,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $108,911 - $232,982
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,160
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $454

Institutionalized population: 2,270

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 6
  • Burglaries: 69
  • Thefts: 256
  • Auto thefts: 28

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 5
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 12
  • Burglaries: 58
  • Thefts: 248
  • Auto thefts: 19
Chippewa County, WI map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 274 buildings, average cost: $154,500
  • 2008: 151 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2009: 135 buildings, average cost: $141,400
  • 2010: 118 buildings, average cost: $165,300
  • 2011: 121 buildings, average cost: $152,900
  • 2012: 139 buildings, average cost: $196,500
  • 2013: 131 buildings, average cost: $200,100
  • 2014: 155 buildings, average cost: $191,600
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,369 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,365 (1.6%)

Chippewa County household income distribution in 2013 Chippewa County home values distribution in 2013 Chippewa County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 10.3%
Chippewa County:

10.3%
Wisconsin:

11.8%
(9.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.5% for Black residents, 41.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.5% for American Indian residents, 2.8% for other race residents, 16.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 41.3 years old
(Males: 39.9 years old, Females: 42.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.7 years old, Black residents: 33.4 years old, American Indian residents: 47.4 years old, Asian residents: 29.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24.1 years old, Other race residents: 21.2 years old)

Area name: Eau Claire, WI MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Chippewa County is $434 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $542 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $734 a month.

Cities in this county include: Chippewa Falls, Lake Hallie, Lafayette, Hallie, Bloomer, Eagle Point, Lake Wissota, Wheaton, Stanley, Anson.

Chippewa County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Neighboring counties: Baker County, Oregon , Clackamas County, Oregon , Lamoille County, Vermont , Hood River County, Oregon , Langlade County , Washington County, Idaho .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.5%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 1,800
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 20.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 703 (56.0% naturalized citizens)

Chippewa County:

1.1%
Whole state:

5.0%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Chippewa County population
  • 732010 or later
  • 2222000 to 2009
  • 831990 to 1999
  • 1121980 to 1989
  • 741970 to 1979
  • 158Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 65.9%

Chippewa County marital status for males Chippewa County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 20,845
  • One, attached: 1,174
  • Two: 1,085
  • 3 or 4: 1,048
  • 5 to 9: 773
  • 10 to 19: 544
  • 20 to 49: 418
  • 50 or more: 583
  • Mobile homes: 1,358
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Housing units in Chippewa County with a mortgage: 10,784 (413 second mortgage, 1,196 home equity loan, 69 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 7,397

Here:

58.8% with mortgage
State:

64.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Chippewa County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic14,85012
Mainline Protestant7,98928
Evangelical Protestant6,29642
Other2014
Orthodox251
None33,054-
Chippewa County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 12
Chippewa County:

2.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Chippewa County:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 52
This county:

8.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Chippewa County:

7.5%
Wisconsin:

7.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Chippewa County:

28.4%
State:

27.5%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.5%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Chippewa County:

Average size of farms: 231 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $65,588
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $101.26
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.30%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 81.54%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $51,338
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 51.80%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $76,125
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.54%
Average age of principal farm operators: 52 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 21.33
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 42.14%
Corn for grain: 65522 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 503 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 22487 harvested acres
Vegetables: 431 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 302 acres

Earthquake activity:

Chippewa County-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 233.6 miles away from Chippewa County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 245.7 miles away from the county 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 274.9 miles away from the county center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 401.7 miles away from the county center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 274.1 miles away from Chippewa County center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 247.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Wisconsin Severe Storms, Flooding, and Mudslides, Incident Period: September 21, 2016 to September 22, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4288: October 20, 2016, FEMA Id: 4288, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Flood
  • Wisconsin Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3249: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3249, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Wisconsin Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 07, 2004 to July 03, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1526: June 18, 2004, FEMA Id: 1526, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Wisconsin Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: September 02, 2002 to September 06, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1432: September 10, 2002, FEMA Id: 1432, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Wisconsin Flooding, Incident Period: April 10, 2001 to July 06, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1369: May 11, 2001, FEMA Id: 1369, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Wisconsin Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 07, 1993 to August 25, 1993, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-994: July 02, 1993, FEMA Id: 994, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Wisconsin SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: July 24, 1980, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-626: July 24, 1980, FEMA Id: 626, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Wisconsin Drought, Incident Period: June 17, 1976, Emergency Declared EM-3014: June 17, 1976, FEMA Id: 3014, Natural disaster type: Drought
  • Wisconsin SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: April 27, 1973, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-376: April 27, 1973, FEMA Id: 376, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Chippewa County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Laos (18%)
  • Philippines (16%)
  • Mexico (12%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (11%)
  • Canada (10%)
  • Haiti (8%)
  • Germany (8%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Chippewa County


  • German (40%)
  • Norwegian (12%)
  • American (7%)
  • Polish (5%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • English (2%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)

Chippewa County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 21,870 (81.4%)
  • Carpooled: 2,021 (7.5%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 38 (0.1%)
  • Ferryboat: 4 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 307 (1.1%)
  • Bicycle: 61 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 649 (2.4%)
  • Worked at home: 2,044 (7.6%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Chippewa County, Wisconsin in 2000:

  • 627 people in nursing homes
  • 210 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 71 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 65 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 32 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 18 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 16 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 14 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 10 people in other group homes
  • 8 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 6 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Chippewa County, Wisconsin in 2010:

  • 1,985 people in state prisons
  • 176 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 141 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 130 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 60 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 36 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 10 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 4 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $50,732.

5.62% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,383 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.42% relocated from other counties in Wisconsin ($27,156 average AGI)
1.19% relocated from other states ($9,228 average AGI)
Chippewa County:

1.19%
Wisconsin average:

1.76%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Eau Claire County, WI  2.12% ($33,602 average AGI)
from Dunn County, WI  0.39% ($30,927)
from Barron County, WI  0.26% ($35,123)
from Clark County, WI  0.18% ($54,378)
from Rusk County, WI  0.13% ($27,273)
from Dane County, WI  0.11% ($36,037)
from Trempealeau County, WI  0.10% ($22,800)


5.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,357 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.31% relocated to other counties in Wisconsin ($22,649 average AGI)
1.39% relocated to other states ($21,708 average AGI)
Chippewa County:

1.39%
Wisconsin average:

2.00%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Eau Claire County, WI  2.11% ($29,748 average AGI)
to Dunn County, WI  0.30% ($31,107)
to Barron County, WI  0.29% ($31,616)
to Clark County, WI  0.17% ($26,209)
to Rusk County, WI  0.15% ($35,842)
to Dane County, WI  0.12% ($18,100)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.11% ($32,571)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.4

Births per 1000 population in Chippewa County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 8.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Chippewa County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Chippewa County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 4.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Chippewa County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Chippewa County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chippewa County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chippewa County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Chippewa County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Chippewa County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 10,011 (8,532 aged, 1,479 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 603 (4%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Chippewa County, Wisconsin in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (841)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (544)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (477)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (370)
  • Unspecified dementia (328)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (291)
  • Congestive heart failure (277)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (224)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (187)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (141)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 5.09
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 8,618
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 375
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 38,489

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,238
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 824
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 42
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 35

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 12

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 162.3. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 97.4
  • Other - 64.9

Household type by relationship:

Households: 63,618
  • In family households: 50,707 (8,895 male householders, 7,898 female householders)
    13,637 spouses, 16,473 children (15,298 natural, 439 adopted, 740 stepchildren), 861 grandchildren, 359 brothers or sisters, 477 parents, 301 other relatives, 1,796 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 10,306 (4,083 male householders (3,214 living alone)), 4,233 female householders (3,570 living alone)), 1,981 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,512

Size of family households: 8,597 2-persons, 3,211 3-persons, 3,052 4-persons, 1,206 5-persons, 441 6-persons, 298 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,783 1-person, 1,331 2-persons, 104 3-persons, 93 4-persons, 5 5-persons.

9,619 married couples with children.
3,268 single-parent households (1,213 men, 2,055 women).

97.1% of residents of Chippewa speak English at home.
0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (75% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (57% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 12% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $296,308,000 ($5,029 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $25,360,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $130,695,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $53,624,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $10,179,000
Federal grants: $67,566,000
Federal procurement contracts: $15,172,000 ($11,875,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $19,073,000 ($9,421,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,740,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $16,887,000
Federal Government insurance: $36,256,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 3,508
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

65 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,660
Here:

44 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +95
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +3,869
Here:

+65 per 1000 residents
State:

+3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Chippewa County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.99 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.2

Year house built in Chippewa County, Wisconsin Note: State values scaled to Chippewa County population
  • 6452014 or later
  • 8512010 to 2013
  • 4,6402000 to 2009
  • 3,9401990 to 1999
  • 2,3201980 to 1989
  • 4,3971970 to 1979
  • 2,1061960 to 1969
  • 2,4241950 to 1959
  • 1,5011940 to 1949
  • 5,4211939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Chippewa County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Chippewa County, Wisconsin Note: State values scaled to Chippewa County population
  • 71 room
  • 552 rooms
  • 4043 rooms
  • 1,6904 rooms
  • 3,4205 rooms
  • 3,4806 rooms
  • 3,2027 rooms
  • 2,2138 rooms
  • 3,7039+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chippewa County, Wisconsin Note: State values scaled to Chippewa County population
  • 1171 room
  • 5442 rooms
  • 1,1053 rooms
  • 1,6574 rooms
  • 1,5005 rooms
  • 1,1036 rooms
  • 4547 rooms
  • 2268 rooms
  • 2699+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Chippewa County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Chippewa County, Wisconsin Note: State values scaled to Chippewa County population
  • 20no bedroom
  • 4211 bedroom
  • 3,0572 bedrooms
  • 9,4343 bedrooms
  • 4,1494 bedrooms
  • 1,0785+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chippewa County, Wisconsin Note: State values scaled to Chippewa County population
  • 158no bedroom
  • 1,4671 bedroom
  • 2,8452 bedrooms
  • 1,9543 bedrooms
  • 4204 bedrooms
  • 1285+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Chippewa County, Wisconsin in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Chippewa County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Chippewa County population
  • 338no vehicle
  • 3,5211 vehicle
  • 8,1662 vehicles
  • 4,2863 vehicles
  • 1,3784 vehicles
  • 5045+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Chippewa County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Chippewa County population
  • 1,003no vehicle
  • 3,2411 vehicle
  • 1,8952 vehicles
  • 6173 vehicles
  • 1374 vehicles
  • 1115+ vehicles

86.5% of Chippewa County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 86% lived in Wisconsin.

Chippewa County:

86.5%
State average:

85.4%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 51,439
  • Other state: 11,139
  • Northeast: 592
  • Midwest: 7,351
  • South: 1,403
  • West: 1,819
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Chippewa County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 45.3%Utility gas
  • 30.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.3%Wood
  • 7.6%Electricity
  • 4.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%Other fuel
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 41.7%Electricity
  • 39.1%Utility gas
  • 10.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.7%Wood
  • 1.0%No fuel used
  • 1.0%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 612
Here:

9.5%
Wisconsin:

15.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 167
Here:

5.0%
Wisconsin:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 200
Here:

10.1%
Wisconsin:

19.5%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Chippewa County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $30,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,258,000
    General - Other: $1,467,000
    Correctional Institutions: $133,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $14,894,000
    Regular Highways: $11,406,000
    Health - Other: $6,014,000
    General - Other: $3,599,000
    Police Protection: $3,589,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,723,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,573,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,160,000
    Financial Administration: $1,210,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,119,000
    Central Staff Services: $762,000
    Libraries: $527,000
    Solid Waste Management: $358,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $357,000
    Parks and Recreation: $152,000
    Air Transportation: $105,000
    Housing and Community Development: $15,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $568,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Libraries: $527,000
    Solid Waste Management: $302,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $386,000
    Police Protection: $336,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $259,000
    Central Staff Services: $76,000
    General - Other: $51,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $49,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $16,229,000

Chippewa County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $5,285,000
    Regular Highways: $340,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $280,000
    Parks and Recreation: $108,000
    Solid Waste Management: $26,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $883,000
    All Other: $362,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,824,000
    All Other: $914,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $3,482,000
    Interest Earnings: $814,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $329,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $177,000
    Sale of Property: $25,000
    Rents: $23,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $13,467,000
    Highways: $4,372,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,282,000
    All Other: $2,555,000
    Health and Hospitals: $620,000
    Education: $37,000
    Housing and Community Development: $15,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,745,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,645,000
    Other License: $398,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $141,000
    NEC: $11,000

Chippewa County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,460,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,309,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,200,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,049,000

Chippewa County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $25,974,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,120,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 983
  • Number of aged recipients: 92
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 891
  • Number of recipients under 18: 171
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 644
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 168
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 397
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 403
Chippewa County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents
Chippewa County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 11 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED152$118,914406$127,5892,418$134,424161$66,95015$439,267294$156,34053$65,038
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$127,75035$117,343347$128,78116$68,8130$016$120,3135$100,600
APPLICATIONS DENIED30$98,26768$115,221528$130,07437$47,4320$038$177,18435$58,086
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN13$111,61549$130,265312$140,50312$42,5831$2,863,00017$237,3533$51,333
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$114,0007$148,42994$123,7451$30,0000$06$75,1671$85,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 11 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED97$133,876173$146,3292$112,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED21$113,28629$152,8620$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED18$115,16735$164,0290$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$133,42916$154,7500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$183,3332$126,5000$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans
Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value
Most common first names in Chippewa County, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John44977.5 years
Mary33481.9 years
William29975.9 years
Robert28871.1 years
Joseph22776.5 years
George22377.0 years
Frank21280.1 years
James20670.1 years
Anna20186.4 years
Edward19878.5 years
Most common last names in Chippewa County, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson19877.2 years
Anderson13876.8 years
Olson11777.6 years
Smith11174.6 years
Nelson10877.4 years
Peterson9879.3 years
Bowe8177.6 years
Hanson7679.7 years
Larson7278.8 years
Berg6277.1 years
Businesses in Chippewa County, WI
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1La-Z-Boy2
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets2
AmericInn1Mazda1
Arby's1McDonald's3
Blockbuster1Nike1
Burger King2Pizza Hut1
Curves2Sears1
Dairy Queen1Subway5
Domino's Pizza1Toyota1
Fashion Bug1True Value3
FedEx1U-Haul2
GNC1UPS5
GameStop1Verizon Wireless1
H&R Block2Walgreens1
Holiday Inn1Walmart1
Jones New York1Wendy's1
KFC1YMCA1
Kmart1