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Juneau County, Wisconsin (WI)

County population in 2016: 26,508 (17% urban, 83% rural); it was 24,316 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,924
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,984
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 7,460
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,619 (it was 2,236 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

32%

Land area: 768 sq. mi.

Water area: 36.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 35 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Juneau County: 87.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (29.2%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (21.5%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 44%
  • Government: 18%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 34%
  • Unpaid family work: 4%
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Races in Juneau County, Wisconsin:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (91.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (2.3%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Asian alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:  45.1 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.4 years
Males: 14,090  (53.2%)
Females: 12,418  (46.8%)
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Juneau County,WI real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Juneau County:

2.0 people
Wisconsin:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $49,147 ($35,335 in 1999)

This county:

$49,147
Wisconsin:

$56,811

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $549 (lower quartile is $434, upper quartile is $657)
This county:

$549
State:

$684


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $123,211 (it was $71,200 in 2000)
Juneau:

$123,211
Wisconsin:

$173,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $78,924 - $189,119

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $162,036
Here:

$162,036
State:

$219,030

Townhouses or other attached units: $199,012
Here:

$199,012
State:

$183,917

In 2-unit structures: $82,993
Here:

$82,993
State:

$162,149

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $437,159
Here:

$437,159
State:

$157,587

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $528,103
Here:

$528,103
State:

$204,898

Mobile homes: $72,708
Here:

$72,708
State:

$50,465
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,113
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $442

Institutionalized population: 1,289

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 9
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 74
  • Burglaries: 83
  • Thefts: 148
  • Auto thefts: 16

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 5
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 33
  • Burglaries: 123
  • Thefts: 122
  • Auto thefts: 27
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 164 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 2008: 161 buildings, average cost: $262,700
  • 2009: 76 buildings, average cost: $159,400
  • 2010: 57 buildings, average cost: $188,800
  • 2011: 89 buildings, average cost: $181,700
  • 2012: 90 buildings, average cost: $169,000
  • 2013: 86 buildings, average cost: $175,800
  • 2014: 61 buildings, average cost: $223,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,400 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,938 (1.9%)

Juneau County household income distribution in 2009 Juneau County home values distribution Juneau County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.1%
Juneau County:

12.1%
Wisconsin:

11.8%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.7% for Black residents, 17.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.8% for American Indian residents, 35.5% for other race residents, 20.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 45.1 years old
(Males: 44.0 years old, Females: 46.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.4 years old, Black residents: 36.8 years old, American Indian residents: 33.6 years old, Asian residents: 47.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.4 years old, Other race residents: 49.5 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Juneau County is $418 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $521 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $686 a month.

Cities in this county include: Mauston, Lemonweir, Elroy, New Lisbon, Necedah, Wonewoc, Clearfield, Lindina, Armenia, Camp Douglas.

Juneau 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 Juneau County: Coloma Corners (A), Chaffee Creek State Fishery Area (B), Camp Windego (C), Shin-Go-Beek Scout Camp (D), Camp Talaki (E), Camp Napowan (F), Camp Lucerne (G), Camp Hiwela (H), Wild Rose State Fish Hatchery (I), American Legion Boys Camp (J), Merriam Boy Scout Camp (K), Twin Lake Scout Camp (L), Lutheran Camp (M), West Bloomfield Volunteer Fire Department (N), Saxeville - Springwater Fire Department (O). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Juneau County include: Grace Church (A), Little Mission Chapel (B), Holden Church (C), West Holden Church (D), Immanuel Church (E), Camp Chapel (F), Trinity Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Hancock Cemetery (1), Springwater Cemetery (2), Ray Cemetery (3), Raymond Cemetery (4), Staples Cemetery (5), North Dakota Cemetery (6), North Deerfield Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Mud Lake (A), Lake Napowan (B), Norwegian Lake (C), Pearl Lake (D), Pickerel Lake (E), Pine Lake (F), Piper Lake (G), Plainfield Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Austin Creek (A), Bird Creek (B), Pumpkinseed Creek (C), Schmudlack Creek (D), Kaminski Creek (E), West Branch Little Pine Creek (F), West Branch White River (G), Pine River (H), Humphrey Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Juneau County include: Bass Lake Fen State Natural Area (1), Karner Blue Meadow State Natural Area (2), Lunch Creek Wetlands State Natural Area (3), Mecan Springs State Natural Area (4), Plainfield Tunnel Channel Lakes State Natural Area (5), Greenwood State Wildlife Refuge (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Blue Earth County, Minnesota , Green Lake County , Teton County, Idaho , Pepin County , Redwood County, Minnesota , Waushara County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.2%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 554
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 85.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 597 (62.7% naturalized citizens)

Juneau County:

2.3%
Whole state:

5.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 22
  • 2000 to 2009: 116
  • 1990 to 1999: 109
  • 1980 to 1989: 70
  • 1970 to 1979: 47
  • Before 1970: 180
Note: State values scaled to Juneau County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 66.8%

Juneau County marital status for males Juneau County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 10,108
  • One, attached: 177
  • Two: 319
  • 3 or 4: 287
  • 5 to 9: 423
  • 10 to 19: 303
  • 20 to 49: 181
  • 50 or more: 51
  • Mobile homes: 3,024

Housing units in Juneau County with a mortgage: 4,327 (208 second mortgage, 385 home equity loan, 32 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,268

Here:

57.1% with mortgage
State:

64.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Juneau County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,2807
Mainline Protestant3,65217
Evangelical Protestant3,48015
Other51
None14,247-
Juneau 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
Juneau County:

3.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.



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

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 22
This county:

8.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Juneau County:

8.6%
Wisconsin:

7.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Juneau County:

29.1%
State:

27.5%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.2%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Juneau County:

Average size of farms: 224 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $63,279
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $294.63
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.35%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 47.30%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $53,763
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 50.63%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 9.72%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $72,155
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.19%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.89
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 35.51%
Corn for grain: 30964 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1086 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 23560 harvested acres
Vegetables: 4,297 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 18 acres

Tornado activity:

Juneau County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 4977443.6 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and 39 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 8/29/1992, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed one person and injured 30 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Juneau County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 179.4 miles away from Juneau County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 393.9 miles away from the county 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 369.5 miles away from the county center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 315.8 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 154.3 miles away from Juneau County 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 392.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), 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 Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: September 22, 2010 to October 09, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1944: October 21, 2010, FEMA Id: 1944, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Wisconsin Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 05, 2008 to July 25, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1768: June 14, 2008, FEMA Id: 1768, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, 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 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 Severe Storms, Tornadoes And Flooding, Incident Period: May 26, 2000 to July 19, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1332: June 24, 2000, FEMA Id: 1332, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, 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 Flooding, Severe Storm, Incident Period: September 14, 1992 to September 24, 1992, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-964: September 30, 1992, FEMA Id: 964, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Wisconsin Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: June 22, 1990 to July 19, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-874: July 13, 1990, FEMA Id: 874, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Juneau County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

  • Mexico (20%)
  • Poland (13%)
  • Germany (13%)
  • Canada (8%)
  • Russia (5%)
  • Other Eastern Africa (5%)
  • England (4%)

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

  • German (34%)
  • American (9%)
  • Norwegian (6%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • Polish (5%)
  • English (4%)
  • European (3%)

Juneau County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 8,500 (80.2%)
  • Carpooled: 904 (8.5%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 68 (0.6%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 134 (1.3%)
  • Bicycle: 20 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 334 (3.1%)
  • Worked at home: 672 (6.3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 188 people in nursing homes
  • 69 people in other group homes
  • 36 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 27 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 27 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 22 people in homes for the mentally ill

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

  • 1,025 people in state prisons
  • 293 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 193 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 71 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 64 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $43,142.

6.25% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,730 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.64% relocated from other counties in Wisconsin ($22,613 average AGI)
1.61% relocated from other states ($11,116 average AGI)
Juneau County:

1.61%
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 Sauk County, WI  0.96% ($28,837 average AGI)
from Monroe County, WI  0.77% ($32,231)
from Dane County, WI  0.27% ($38,926)
from Adams County, WI  0.24% ($20,750)
from La Crosse County, WI  0.22% ($28,500)
from Milwaukee County, WI  0.20% ($32,900)
from Columbia County, WI  0.18% ($34,778)


6.52% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,338 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.52%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.04% relocated to other counties in Wisconsin ($23,923 average AGI)
1.48% relocated to other states ($7,414 average AGI)
Juneau County:

1.48%
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 Sauk County, WI  1.09% ($33,802 average AGI)
to Monroe County, WI  0.80% ($32,976)
to Dane County, WI  0.40% ($26,683)
to La Crosse County, WI  0.34% ($18,457)
to Columbia County, WI  0.31% ($22,188)
to Vernon County, WI  0.28% ($32,034)
to Adams County, WI  0.28% ($32,552)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.2

Births per 1000 population in Juneau County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Juneau County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.3

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Juneau County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Juneau County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Juneau County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,216 (4,342 aged, 874 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 353 (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 Juneau County, Wisconsin in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (349)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (335)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (306)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (207)
  • Unspecified dementia (197)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (147)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (113)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (89)
  • Congestive heart failure (89)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (77)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.92
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9,378
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 615
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 55,415

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,119
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,115
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 4

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 25
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 30

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 15

Household type by relationship:

Households: 26,508
  • In family households: 19,948 (3,346 male householders, 2,912 female householders)
    5,032 spouses, 6,769 children (6,071 natural, 187 adopted, 523 stepchildren), 395 grandchildren, 180 brothers or sisters, 212 parents, 293 other relatives, 816 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,680 (1,990 male householders (1,610 living alone)), 1,804 female householders (1,510 living alone)), 885 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,849

Size of family households: 3,310 2-persons, 1,115 3-persons, 1,064 4-persons, 484 5-persons, 191 6-persons, 105 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,116 1-person, 601 2-persons, 48 3-persons, 23 4-persons.

3,503 married couples with children.
1,187 single-parent households (333 men, 854 women).

96.4% of residents of Juneau speak English at home.
1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (74% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (37% speak English very well, 54% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (71% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $180,433,000 ($7,068 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $39,194,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $76,903,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $27,134,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,564,000
Federal grants: $28,958,000
Federal procurement contracts: $7,299,000 ($5,544,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $35,575,000 ($30,242,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $489,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $9,809,000
Federal Government insurance: $24,477,000

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

Births: 1,465
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

65 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,499
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +39
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +2,460
Here:

+92 per 1000 residents
State:

+3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Juneau County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.31 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 73
  • 2010 to 2013: 328
  • 2000 to 2009: 2,177
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,566
  • 1980 to 1989: 2,229
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,414
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,227
  • 1950 to 1959: 792
  • 1940 to 1949: 535
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,552
Note: State values scaled to Juneau population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Juneau County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Juneau County population
  • 1 room: 12
  • 2 rooms: 27
  • 3 rooms: 262
  • 4 rooms: 825
  • 5 rooms: 1,665
  • 6 rooms: 1,573
  • 7 rooms: 1,224
  • 8 rooms: 835
  • 9+ rooms: 1,138
  • 1 room: 74
  • 2 rooms: 110
  • 3 rooms: 487
  • 4 rooms: 604
  • 5 rooms: 560
  • 6 rooms: 209
  • 7 rooms: 154
  • 8 rooms: 146
  • 9+ rooms: 118
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Juneau County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Juneau County population
  • no bedroom: 14
  • 1 bedroom: 231
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,797
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,846
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,291
  • 5+ bedrooms: 375
  • no bedroom: 73
  • 1 bedroom: 505
  • 2 bedrooms: 961
  • 3 bedrooms: 702
  • 4 bedrooms: 174
  • 5+ bedrooms: 46
Cars and other vehicles available in Juneau County, Wisconsin in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Juneau County population
  • no vehicle: 176
  • 1 vehicle: 1,841
  • 2 vehicles: 3,302
  • 3 vehicles: 1,498
  • 4 vehicles: 521
  • 5+ vehicles: 242
  • no vehicle: 166
  • 1 vehicle: 1,313
  • 2 vehicles: 645
  • 3 vehicles: 290
  • 4 vehicles: 41
  • 5+ vehicles: 17

88% of Juneau County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 74% lived in Wisconsin.

Juneau County:

88.0%
State average:

85.4%

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

  • This state: 19,154
  • Other state: 6,573
  • Northeast: 339
  • Midwest: 4,893
  • South: 706
  • West: 629

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Juneau County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (41.8%)
  • Utility gas (30.3%)
  • Wood (15.8%)
  • Electricity (7.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.3%)
  • Other fuel (1.3%)
  • No fuel used (0.3%)
  • Utility gas (34.8%)
  • Electricity (33.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21.1%)
  • Wood (3.7%)
  • No fuel used (2.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.4%)
  • Other fuel (1.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 339
Here:

13.9%
Wisconsin:

15.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 202
Here:

14.4%
Wisconsin:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 169
Here:

23.4%
Wisconsin:

19.5%

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)

Juneau County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $2,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,175,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $5,159,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,666,000
    Regular Highways: $3,512,000
    Police Protection: $3,234,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,305,000
    General - Other: $1,306,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,236,000
    Financial Administration: $1,057,000
    Central Staff Services: $704,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $641,000
    Parks and Recreation: $522,000
    Solid Waste Management: $443,000
    General Public Buildings: $373,000
    Libraries: $229,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $189,000
    Air Transportation: $20,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $880,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $164,000
    Central Staff Services: $90,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,262,000

Juneau County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,692,000
    Solid Waste Management: $421,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $331,000
    Parks and Recreation: $281,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $5,000
    Public Welfare: $1,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $789,000
    Highways: $436,000
    Health and Hospitals: $7,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $365,000
    Sale of Property: $339,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $296,000
    Interest Earnings: $293,000
    Rents: $64,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $35,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,555,000
    Health and Hospitals: $2,868,000
    Highways: $2,384,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,201,000
    All Other: $795,000
    Education: $1,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,170,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,289,000
    NEC: $237,000
    Other License: $101,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $88,000

Juneau County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,329,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,969,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $565,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $205,000

Juneau County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,909,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 495
  • Number of aged recipients: 48
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 447
  • Number of recipients under 18: 64
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 337
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 94
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 222
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 198
Juneau County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Juneau 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 Juneau County, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John38075.8 years
William32276.0 years
Robert28572.1 years
Mary24479.6 years
George21477.5 years
James19071.5 years
Joseph18675.6 years
Charles18375.2 years
Edward17877.3 years
Frank16979.5 years
Most common last names in Juneau County, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller12376.9 years
Johnson10176.6 years
Schultz7475.5 years
Nelson6878.1 years
Krueger6879.1 years
Olson6376.4 years
Smith6177.5 years
Meyer6180.5 years
Anderson5978.8 years
Schmidt5876.1 years
Businesses in Juneau County, WI
NameCountNameCount
Best Western1SAS Shoes1
Chevrolet1Sears1
FedEx3Subway5
Ford1Super 81
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Kmart1True Value3
La-Z-Boy1U-Haul2
Lane Furniture1U.S. Cellular2
MasterBrand Cabinets4UPS4
McDonald's1Walgreens1
Nike1Wendy's1
Pizza Hut1