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Clark County, Wisconsin (WI)

County population in 2014: 34,423 (8% urban, 92% rural); it was 33,557 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,873
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,249
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,790
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,557 (it was 2,257 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

32%

Land area: 1216 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 28 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Clark County: 87.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (59.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 29%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 64%
  • Unpaid family work: 4%
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Races in Clark County, Wisconsin:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (94.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.7%)
Median resident age:  37.0 years
Wisconsin median age:  38.0 years
Males: 17,441  (50.7%)
Females: 16,982  (49.3%)
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Clark County,WI real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Clark County:

2.0 people
Wisconsin:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,944 ($34,577 in 1999)

This county:

$41944
Wisconsin:

$51467

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $432 (lower quartile is $318, upper quartile is $524)
This county:

$432
State:

$644


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $108,959 (it was $70,700 in 2000)
Clark:

$108,959
Wisconsin:

$163,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $70,212 - $169,549
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,057
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $424

Institutionalized population: 472

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 11
  • Burglaries: 44
  • Thefts: 137
  • Auto thefts: 23

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 7
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 41
  • Thefts: 122
  • Auto thefts: 12
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 78 buildings, average cost: $137,600
  • 2008: 54 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2009: 45 buildings, average cost: $145,100
  • 2010: 35 buildings, average cost: $141,800
  • 2011: 37 buildings, average cost: $110,500
  • 2012: 34 buildings, average cost: $155,800
  • 2013: 33 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2014: 37 buildings, average cost: $164,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,126 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,994 (1.9%)

Clark County household income distribution in 2009 Clark County home values distribution Clark County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.8%
(16.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.6% for Black residents, 18.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.1% for American Indian residents, 11.1% for other race residents, 15.6% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.1%
Clark County:

17.1%
Wisconsin:

13.5%
(16.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.4% for Black residents, 19.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.6% for American Indian residents, 10.9% for other race residents, 15.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 37 years old
(Males: 36 years old, Females: 38 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 39 years old, Black residents: 20 years old, American Indian residents: 30 years old, Asian residents: 40 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21 years old, Other race residents: 32 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Clark County is $384 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $688 a month.

Cities in this county include: Neillsville, Abbotsford, Colby, Thorp, Loyal, Pine Valley, Greenwood, Owen, Green Grove, York.

Clark 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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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Clark County: Nichols Wastewater Treatment Facility (A), Camp Tekawitha (B), Camp Chin-Be-Gota (C), Shalagoco Country Club (D), Homme Home for Boys (E), Hanauer's Tree Farms (F), Krueger Dairy Farm (G), Tracy Corners (H), Kerstens Greenhouse (I), Stockbridge - Munsee Volunteer Fire Department (J), Middle Village Fire Department (K), Shawano Area Fire Department Station 2 (L), Shawano Area Fire Department Station 3 (M), Red Springs Town Hall (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Clark County include: Advance Church (A), Alexian Brothers Novitiate (B), Our Saviors Church (C), Ascension Church (D), First Church (E), Bethel Church (F), Bethlehem Lutheran Church (G), White Clay Lake Church (H), Immanuel Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Red Springs Cemetery (1), Resthaven Cemetery (2), Danish Cemetery (3), Union Cemetery (4), Hilda Cemetery (5), Riverside Cemetery (6), Hillside Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Mud Lake (A), Pautz Lake (B), Pensaukee Lakes (C), Pine Lake (D), Round Lake (E), Schoenick Lake (F), Shawano Lake (G), Smith Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Kroenke Creek (A), Mill Creek (B), Beaver Creek (C), Beetle Creek (D), Strassburg Creek (E), Spencer Creek (F), Spranger Creek (G), Murray Creek (H), Mud Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Clark County include: Jung Hemlock-Beech Forest State Natural Area (1), Navarino State Wildlife Area (2), Shawano Lake State Fishery Area (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Buffalo County , Marathon County , Pepin County , Taylor County , Ramsey County, Minnesota , Redwood County, Minnesota , Waupaca County , Ziebach County, South Dakota .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.3%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 711
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 75.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 400 (47% naturalized citizens)

Clark County:

1.2%
Whole state:

3.6%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 120
  • 1990 to 1994: 87
  • 1985 to 1989: 32
  • 1980 to 1984: 20
  • 1975 to 1979: 5
  • 1970 to 1974: 10
  • 1970 to 1974: 12
  • 1965 to 1969: 114

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 66.6%

Clark County marital status for males Clark County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 10,953
  • One, attached: 132
  • Two: 363
  • 3 or 4: 177
  • 5 to 9: 220
  • 10 to 19: 188
  • 20 or more: 192
  • Mobile homes: 1,284
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 22

Housing units in Clark County with a mortgage: 3,013 (269 second mortgage, 249 home equity loan, 4 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,639

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

68.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Clark County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic9,5359
Evangelical Protestant6,59441
Mainline Protestant3,98125
Other75
Orthodox--
None14,573-
Clark 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: 9
Clark County:

2.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Clark County:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 26
This county:

7.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Clark County:

7.9%
Wisconsin:

7.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Clark County:

28.3%
State:

27.5%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.2%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Clark County:

Average size of farms: 210 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $79,289
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $58.49
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.18%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 91.16%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $60,551
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 57.15%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.08%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $71,450
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.09%
Average age of principal farm operators: 49 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 29.71
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 46.21%
Corn for grain: 62569 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1016 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 26994 harvested acres
Vegetables: 138 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 59 acres

Tornado activity:

Clark County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 7545875.3 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 5 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/7/2007, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 3 people and caused $15 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Clark 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 273.1 miles away from Clark 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 243.3 miles away from the county center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 285.1 miles away from the county 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 217.8 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 436.7 miles away from Clark County center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 430.1 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:

  • WisconsinSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: September 22, 2010 to October 9, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1944): October 21, 2010, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1944, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • WisconsinHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3249): September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3249, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • WisconsinSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 7, 2004 to July 3, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1526): June 18, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1526, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • WisconsinSevere Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: September 2, 2002 to September 6, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1432): September 10, 2002, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1432, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • WisconsinSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 21, 2002 to June 25, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1429): July 19, 2002, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1429, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • WisconsinFlooding, Incident Period: April 10, 2001 to July 6, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1369): May 11, 2001, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1369, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • WisconsinWisconsin Severe Storms, Straight-Line Winds, Tornadoes, Heavy Rain And Flooding, Incident Period: June 18, 1998 to June 30, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1236): July 24, 1998, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1236, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind, Heavy Rain
  • WisconsinFlooding, Severe Storm, Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 7, 1993 to August 25, 1993, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-994): July 2, 1993, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-994, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • WisconsinDrought, Incident Period: June 17, 1976, Emergency Declared (EM-3014): June 17, 1976, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3014, Natural disaster type: Drought
  • WisconsinSEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: April 27, 1973, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-376): April 27, 1973, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-376, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Clark County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (27%)
  • Canada (13%)
  • Germany (8%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • Poland (7%)
  • United Kingdom (5%)
  • Ukraine (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Clark County (%):

  • German (54%)
  • Polish (9%)
  • Norwegian (6%)
  • United States or American (6%)
  • English (4%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • Swiss (2%)

Clark County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 10,780 (69%)
  • Carpooled: 1,591 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 14 (0%)
  • Taxi: 3 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 1 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 64 (0%)
  • Walked: 917 (6%)
  • Other means: 163 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 2,150 (14%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 469 people in nursing homes
  • 43 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 42 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 38 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 14 people in other group homes
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in halfway houses

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

  • 387 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 74 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 49 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 11 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 7 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $43,140.

4.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,517 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.82% relocated from other counties in Wisconsin ($26,702 average AGI)
0.88% relocated from other states ($7,816 average AGI)
Clark County:

0.88%
Wisconsin average:

1.76%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Wood County, WI  0.69% ($34,212 average AGI)
from Marathon County, WI  0.57% ($34,786)
from Taylor County, WI  0.36% ($34,909)
from Chippewa County, WI  0.35% ($26,209)
from Eau Claire County, WI  0.32% ($27,538)
from Jackson County, WI  0.24% ($32,900)
from Dane County, WI  0.12% ($47,267)


5.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,314 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.47% relocated to other counties in Wisconsin ($24,043 average AGI)
1.15% relocated to other states ($6,271 average AGI)
Clark County:

1.15%
Wisconsin average:

2.00%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Marathon County, WI  0.93% ($28,259 average AGI)
to Wood County, WI  0.73% ($28,099)
to Eau Claire County, WI  0.44% ($21,255)
to Taylor County, WI  0.37% ($26,152)
to Chippewa County, WI  0.36% ($54,378)
to Jackson County, WI  0.18% ($31,545)
to La Crosse County, WI  0.14% ($16,056)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.0

Births per 1000 population in Clark County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Clark County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.1

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Clark County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 19.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 15.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Clark County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Clark County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,921 (5,231 aged, 690 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 604 (6%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (621)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (255)
  • Unspecified dementia (245)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (239)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (232)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (147)
  • Congestive heart failure (132)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (118)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (102)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (92)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.93
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3046.650
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 413.450
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 9166.350

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1677.520
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 941.4
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 8.8

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 33.19
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 32.26

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11.73

Household type by relationship:

Households: 34,154
  • In family households: 29,589 (7,182 male householders, 1,702 female householders)
    7,376 spouses, 11,696 children (11,127 natural, 173 adopted, 396 stepchildren), 297 grandchildren, 208 brothers or sisters, 180 parents, 225 other relatives, 620 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,565 (1,911 male householders (1,545 living alone)), 1,884 female householders (1,661 living alone)), 770 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 536 (472 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 4,167 2-persons, 1,659 3-persons, 1,381 4-persons, 782 5-persons, 374 6-persons, 521 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,206 1-person, 493 2-persons, 49 3-persons, 29 4-persons, 11 5-persons, 2 6-persons, 5 7-or-more-persons.

8,105 married couples with children.
1,409 single-parent households (487 men, 922 women).

90.9% of residents of Clark County speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
7.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (55% speak English very well, 37% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (73% speak English very well, 27% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (93% speak English very well, 4% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $167,872,000 ($4922 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $6,072,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $73,937,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $38,552,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,449,000
Federal grants: $35,135,000
Federal procurement contracts: $5,369,000 ($3,841,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $7,430,000 ($975,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,752,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $7,616,000
Federal Government insurance: $13,796,000

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

Births: 2,695
Here:

79 per 1000 residents
State:

65 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,737
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +67
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -447
Here -13 per 1000 residents
State +3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Clark County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.51 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 175
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,699
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,728
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,464
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,584
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,071
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,141
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,028
  • 1939 or earlier: 4,076
Rooms in houses/apartments in Clark County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 9
  • 2 rooms: 48
  • 3 rooms: 200
  • 4 rooms: 931
  • 5 rooms: 2,190
  • 6 rooms: 2,311
  • 7 rooms: 1,877
  • 8 rooms: 1,168
  • 9+ rooms: 1,056
  • 1 room: 12
  • 2 rooms: 173
  • 3 rooms: 340
  • 4 rooms: 612
  • 5 rooms: 395
  • 6 rooms: 295
  • 7 rooms: 205
  • 8 rooms: 141
  • 9+ rooms: 84
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Clark County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 10
  • 1 bedroom: 242
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,876
  • 3 bedrooms: 4,710
  • 4 bedrooms: 2,206
  • 5+ bedrooms: 746
  • no bedroom: 25
  • 1 bedroom: 465
  • 2 bedrooms: 895
  • 3 bedrooms: 521
  • 4 bedrooms: 231
  • 5+ bedrooms: 120
Cars and other vehicles available in Clark County, Wisconsin in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 582
  • 1 vehicle: 2,272
  • 2 vehicles: 4,320
  • 3 vehicles: 1,792
  • 4 vehicles: 544
  • 5+ vehicles: 280
  • no vehicle: 388
  • 1 vehicle: 954
  • 2 vehicles: 617
  • 3 vehicles: 215
  • 4 vehicles: 59
  • 5+ vehicles: 24

67% of Clark County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 51% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 69% lived in Wisconsin.

Clark County:

66.6%
State average:

57.2%

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

  • This state: 26490
  • Northeast: 1339
  • Midwest: 4036
  • South: 610
  • West: 510

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $55,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Clark County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (29.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (28.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (19.3%)
  • Wood (16.3%)
  • Electricity (5.6%)
  • Utility gas (35.5%)
  • Electricity (23.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (17.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15.4%)
  • Wood (7.2%)
  • Other fuel (0.9%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,194
Here:

25.6%
Wisconsin:

16.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 138
Here:

6.0%
Wisconsin:

9.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 42
Here:

7.3%
Wisconsin:

18.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Clark County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,951,000
    General Public Buildings: $28,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $24,000
  • Current Operations - Welfare - Other: $17,504,000
    Health Services - Other: $8,837,000
    Police Protection: $2,097,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,739,000
    Regular Highways: $1,349,000
    Parks & Recreation: $1,349,000
    General - Other: $1,143,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,082,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $927,000
    Central Staff Services: $926,000
    Financial Administration: $709,000
    General Public Buildings: $586,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education: $319,000
    Libraries: $208,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $224,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $283,000
    Central Staff: $237,000
    Natural Resource - Other: $94,000
    Welfare - Other: $62,000
    Judicial: $8,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $15,945,000

Clark County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $15,299,000
    Parks & Recreation: $603,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $11,000
    All Other: $6,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $368,000
    Highways: $190,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,566,000
    Interest Earnings: $963,000
    Rents: $52,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $7,494,000
    General Support: $3,209,000
    Highways: $2,448,000
    All Other: $679,000
    Health & Hospitals: $125,000
    Education: $41,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,829,000
    NEC: $132,000

Clark County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $5,210,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,200,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,010,000

Clark County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $19,760,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 500
  • Number of aged recipients: 65
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 435
  • Number of recipients under 18: 66
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 299
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 135
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 253
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 182
Clark County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Clark County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Clark County, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John51977.7 years
William37077.8 years
Mary33581.5 years
Frank25980.4 years
Anna25286.0 years
Joseph24778.6 years
George23978.6 years
Walter23378.1 years
Helen22882.5 years
Edward21578.6 years
Most common last names in Clark County, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson12479.4 years
Miller10976.8 years
Smith10379.8 years
Anderson9377.1 years
Schultz8778.9 years
Schmidt8578.4 years
Nelson6677.7 years
Peterson6381.4 years
Olson6176.1 years
Larson5877.4 years
Businesses in Clark County, WI
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Chevrolet2McDonald's2
Curves1Pizza Hut2
Ford2Rodeway Inn1
H&R Block1SAS Shoes1
Hardee's1Subway1
La-Z-Boy1Super 81
Lane Furniture1U-Haul2