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Marquette County, Wisconsin (WI)

County population in 2016: 15,144 (all rural); it was 15,832 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,262
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,058
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,926
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,251 (it was 1,060 in 2000)
% of renters here:

18%
State:

32%

Land area: 455 sq. mi.

Water area: 8.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 33 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Marquette County: 88.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (16.2%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (13.4%), Manufacturing (13.4%), Retail trade (13.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 48%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 47%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Marquette County, Wisconsin:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (93.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Asian alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:  49.5 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.4 years
Males: 7,697  (50.8%)
Females: 7,447  (49.2%)
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Marquette County,WI real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Marquette County:

2.0 people
Wisconsin:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $50,397 ($35,746 in 1999)

This county:

$50,397
Wisconsin:

$56,811

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $548 (lower quartile is $432, upper quartile is $684)
This county:

$548
State:

$684


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $147,790 (it was $87,900 in 2000)
Marquette:

$147,790
Wisconsin:

$173,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $91,940 - $223,446

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $184,803
Here:

$184,803
State:

$219,030

Townhouses or other attached units: $211,503
Here:

$211,503
State:

$183,917

In 2-unit structures: $123,132
Here:

$123,132
State:

$162,149

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $109,779
Here:

$109,779
State:

$157,587

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $475,677
Here:

$475,677
State:

$204,898

Mobile homes: $68,640
Here:

$68,640
State:

$50,465
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,111
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $455

Institutionalized population: 85

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 27
  • Thefts: 105
  • Auto thefts: 25

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 84
  • Thefts: 115
  • Auto thefts: 23
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 86 buildings, average cost: $147,200
  • 2008: 39 buildings, average cost: $152,400
  • 2009: 27 buildings, average cost: $171,700
  • 2010: 22 buildings, average cost: $149,500
  • 2011: 20 buildings, average cost: $157,900
  • 2012: 22 buildings, average cost: $164,000
  • 2013: 19 buildings, average cost: $185,300
  • 2014: 28 buildings, average cost: $193,800

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: $2,514 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,506 (1.8%)

Marquette County household income distribution in 2009 Marquette County home values distribution Marquette County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 10.8%
Marquette County:

10.8%
Wisconsin:

11.8%
(10.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.0% for Black residents, 10.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.1% for American Indian residents, 1.6% for other race residents, 23.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 49.5 years old
(Males: 48.8 years old, Females: 50.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 50.7 years old, Black residents: 42.3 years old, American Indian residents: 49.5 years old, Asian residents: 40.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24.2 years old, Other race residents: 31.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Marquette County is $444 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $540 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $696 a month.

Cities in this county include: Packwaukee, Montello, Westfield, Buffalo, Douglas, Harris, Mecan, Moundville, Oxford, Neshkoro.

Marquette 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: Hancock County, Maine , Coos County, Oregon , Lincoln County, Wyoming , Camas County, Idaho , Malheur County, Oregon , Onondaga County, New York , Manitowoc County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 509
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 337 (46.7% naturalized citizens)

Marquette County:

2.2%
Whole state:

5.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 12
  • 2000 to 2009: 110
  • 1990 to 1999: 47
  • 1980 to 1989: 39
  • 1970 to 1979: 38
  • Before 1970: 112
Note: State values scaled to Marquette County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 50.3%

Marquette County marital status for males Marquette County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,014
  • One, attached: 80
  • Two: 191
  • 3 or 4: 144
  • 5 to 9: 94
  • 10 to 19: 117
  • 20 to 49: 10
  • 50 or more: 12
  • Mobile homes: 1,243

Housing units in Marquette County with a mortgage: 2,844 (153 second mortgage, 356 home equity loan, 21 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,261

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

64.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Marquette County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,45018
Catholic2,5674
Mainline Protestant1,36711
Other2-
None8,018-
Marquette 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: 5
Marquette County:

3.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Marquette County:

6.02 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 17
This county:

11.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Marquette County:

9.2%
Wisconsin:

7.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Marquette County:

30.3%
State:

27.5%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.0%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Marquette County:

Average size of farms: 233 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $60,188
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $242.47
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 7.73%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 52.83%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $49,728
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 50.20%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 6.23%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $65,603
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.22%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 11.64
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 35.34%
Corn for grain: 26387 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 721 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 11966 harvested acres
Vegetables: 1,879 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 5 acres

Earthquake activity:

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

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 380.0 miles away from Marquette County center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 165.6 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 355.1 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 145.5 miles away from the 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 378.8 miles away from Marquette County center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 412.7 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, 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, 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 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 Marquette County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

  • Mexico (31%)
  • Germany (9%)
  • Philippines (8%)
  • Laos (4%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (4%)
  • Thailand (4%)
  • Russia (4%)

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

  • German (45%)
  • American (8%)
  • Polish (6%)
  • Norwegian (5%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • English (3%)
  • European (2%)

Marquette County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,537 (74.3%)
  • Carpooled: 574 (12.1%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 12 (0.3%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 3 (0.1%)
  • Railroad: 7 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 101 (2.1%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 196 (4.1%)
  • Worked at home: 329 (6.9%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 1,277 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 49 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 45 people in nursing homes
  • 33 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 13 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 11 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 64 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 46 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 39 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 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 $42,943.

6.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,317 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.74%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.65% relocated from other counties in Wisconsin ($26,846 average AGI)
1.08% relocated from other states ($7,471 average AGI)
Marquette County:

1.08%
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 Columbia County, WI  1.22% ($27,734 average AGI)
from Dane County, WI  0.73% ($32,255)
from Waushara County, WI  0.56% ($22,972)
from Adams County, WI  0.39% ($26,440)
from Green Lake County, WI  0.33% ($33,476)
from Milwaukee County, WI  0.33% ($35,238)
from Sauk County, WI  0.29% ($21,842)


6.53% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,599 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.53%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.09% relocated to other counties in Wisconsin ($20,442 average AGI)
1.44% relocated to other states ($6,157 average AGI)
Marquette County:

1.44%
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 Columbia County, WI  1.32% ($23,882 average AGI)
to Dane County, WI  0.62% ($26,925)
to Waushara County, WI  0.39% ($32,960)
to Green Lake County, WI  0.37% ($24,708)
to Adams County, WI  0.34% ($25,682)
to Fond du Lac County, WI  0.28% ($26,333)
to Sauk County, WI  0.20% ($29,846)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.8

Births per 1000 population in Marquette County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Marquette County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.9

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Marquette County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Marquette County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Marquette County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,791 (3,304 aged, 487 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 162 (5%)

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 Marquette County, Wisconsin in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (238)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (166)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (159)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (141)
  • Congestive heart failure (115)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (81)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (74)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (52)
  • Malignant neoplasm of prostate (48)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (45)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,024
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,122
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 13

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 13
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 46

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 20

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 210.4. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 15,144
  • In family households: 12,023 (2,177 male householders, 1,852 female householders)
    3,269 spouses, 3,581 children (3,362 natural, 90 adopted, 127 stepchildren), 230 grandchildren, 103 brothers or sisters, 125 parents, 174 other relatives, 509 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,867 (1,249 male householders (963 living alone)), 1,093 female householders (952 living alone)), 525 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 253

Size of family households: 2,372 2-persons, 652 3-persons, 583 4-persons, 201 5-persons, 182 6-persons, 61 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,913 1-person, 388 2-persons, 20 3-persons, 13 4-persons, 2 6-persons.

1,778 married couples with children.
696 single-parent households (260 men, 436 women).

96.1% of residents of Marquette speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (49% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
1.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (81% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 2% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (86% speak English very well, 14% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $108,818,000 ($7,268 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $15,014,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $55,744,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $19,420,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,304,000
Federal grants: $11,691,000
Federal procurement contracts: $15,157,000 ($13,773,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,501,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,221,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,137,000
Federal Government insurance: $11,551,000

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

Births: 820
Here:

54 per 1000 residents
State:

65 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 882
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +8
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +762
Here:

+50 per 1000 residents
State:

+3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Marquette County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.51 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 58
  • 2010 to 2013: 107
  • 2000 to 2009: 1,306
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,769
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,444
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,719
  • 1960 to 1969: 820
  • 1950 to 1959: 546
  • 1940 to 1949: 369
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,763
Note: State values scaled to Marquette population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Marquette County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Marquette County population
  • 1 room: 6
  • 2 rooms: 25
  • 3 rooms: 194
  • 4 rooms: 606
  • 5 rooms: 1,165
  • 6 rooms: 1,018
  • 7 rooms: 736
  • 8 rooms: 586
  • 9+ rooms: 744
  • 1 room: 65
  • 2 rooms: 44
  • 3 rooms: 180
  • 4 rooms: 232
  • 5 rooms: 299
  • 6 rooms: 194
  • 7 rooms: 99
  • 8 rooms: 73
  • 9+ rooms: 93
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Marquette County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Marquette County population
  • no bedroom: 10
  • 1 bedroom: 146
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,348
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,527
  • 4 bedrooms: 758
  • 5+ bedrooms: 284
  • no bedroom: 81
  • 1 bedroom: 172
  • 2 bedrooms: 469
  • 3 bedrooms: 388
  • 4 bedrooms: 141
  • 5+ bedrooms: 26
Cars and other vehicles available in Marquette County, Wisconsin in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Marquette County population
  • no vehicle: 95
  • 1 vehicle: 1,220
  • 2 vehicles: 2,167
  • 3 vehicles: 1,009
  • 4 vehicles: 420
  • 5+ vehicles: 192
  • no vehicle: 123
  • 1 vehicle: 623
  • 2 vehicles: 389
  • 3 vehicles: 114
  • 4 vehicles: 24
  • 5+ vehicles: 5

89% of Marquette County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 80% lived in Wisconsin.

Marquette County:

89.1%
State average:

85.4%

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

  • This state: 11,467
  • Other state: 3,238
  • Northeast: 177
  • Midwest: 2,202
  • South: 454
  • West: 406

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Marquette County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (42.3%)
  • Utility gas (33.4%)
  • Wood (14.2%)
  • Electricity (7.0%)
  • Other fuel (1.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.8%)
  • No fuel used (0.2%)
  • Utility gas (41.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (28.3%)
  • Electricity (16.1%)
  • Wood (4.7%)
  • No fuel used (2.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.1%)
  • Other fuel (1.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


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

14.9%
Wisconsin:

15.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 55
Here:

7.7%
Wisconsin:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 89
Here:

27.4%
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)

Marquette County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,310,000
    Health - Other: $101,000
    Corrections - Other: $73,000
    General Public Buildings: $55,000
    Welfare - Other: $44,000
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,723,000
    Health Services - Other: $3,020,000
    Welfare - Other: $2,641,000
    Police Protection: $2,053,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $724,000
    General - Other: $660,000
    Central Staff Services: $465,000
    Financial Administration: $406,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $381,000
    Corrections - Other: $365,000
    General Public Buildings: $276,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education: $158,000
    Libraries: $117,000
    Solid Waste Management: $97,000
    Parks & Recreation: $39,000
    Fire Protection: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $252,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Welfare: $119,000
    Police Protection: $40,000
    Sewerage: $7,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Welfare: $96,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $234,000
    Central Staff: $8,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,119,000

Marquette County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,539,000
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $49,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,102,000
    All Other: $350,000
    Health & Hospitals: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $423,000
    Interest Earnings: $228,000
    Rents: $27,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $2,318,000
    Highways: $1,403,000
    Health & Hospitals: $910,000
    General Support: $861,000
    All Other: $358,000
    Education: $6,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,240,000
    Total General Sales: $806,000
    NEC: $117,000

Marquette County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,215,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $93,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,013,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $295,000

Marquette County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,602,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $77,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 219
  • Number of aged recipients: 24
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 195
  • Number of recipients under 18: 27
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 144
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 48
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 106
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 79
Marquette County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Marquette County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Marquette County, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John17075.2 years
William13678.9 years
Robert13172.8 years
Walter8979.4 years
George8776.9 years
Mary7679.2 years
James7373.2 years
Edward7377.5 years
Richard6670.3 years
Donald6470.2 years
Most common last names in Marquette County, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4779.7 years
Johnson4274.8 years
Schultz3377.2 years
Krueger3278.1 years
Jones2574.6 years
Miller2478.5 years
Henke2484.3 years
Meyer2377.4 years
Krause2177.4 years
Anderson2176.1 years
Businesses in Marquette County, WI
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1True Value3
Lane Furniture1U-Haul1
McDonald's1UPS2
Subway2