Rusk County, Wisconsin (WI)

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County population in 2012: 14,316 (23% urban, 77% rural); it was 15,347 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,749
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,021
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,790
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,462 (it was 1,305 in 2000)
% of renters here:

21%
State:

32%

Land area: 913 sq. mi.

Water area: 17.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 16 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Rusk County: 88.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (42.4%), Educational, health and social services (15.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 41%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 55%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Rusk County, Wisconsin:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (96.8%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
Median resident age:  45.0 years
Wisconsin median age:  38.0 years
Males: 7,371  (51.6%)
Females: 7,384  (48.4%)
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Rusk County,WI real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Rusk County:

2.0 people
Wisconsin:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,960 ($31,344 in 1999)

This county:

$37960
Wisconsin:

$51467

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $456 (lower quartile is $360, upper quartile is $556)
This county:

$456
State:

$644


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $104,180 (it was $65,900 in 2000)
Rusk:

$104,180
Wisconsin:

$163,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $65,224 - $168,068
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,031
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $401

Institutionalized population: 133

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


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

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 84 buildings, average cost: $135,400
  • 2008: 67 buildings, average cost: $141,100
  • 2009: 50 buildings, average cost: $165,700

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,692 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,599 (1.7%)

Rusk County household income distribution in 2009 Rusk County home values distribution Rusk County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.7%
(18.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.4% for Black residents, 21.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 35.3% for American Indian residents, 6.7% for other race residents, 57.7% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.4%
Rusk County:

19.4%
Wisconsin:

13.5%
(18.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.4% for Black residents, 21.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 39.2% for American Indian residents, 5.9% for other race residents, 58.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 47 years old
(Males: 46 years old, Females: 48 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47 years old, Black residents: 9 years old, American Indian residents: 48 years old, Asian residents: 33 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22 years old, Other race residents: 37 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Rusk County is $401 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $644 a month.

Cities in this county include: Ladysmith, Flambeau, Thornapple, Bruce, Atlanta, Stubbs, Willard, Rusk, Grow, Weyerhaeuser.

Rusk 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 Rusk County: Dairy Center (A), Crane (B), Hills Turkey Farm (C), Camp Wahdoon (D), Plaza Cranberry Farms (E), Hatch Landing (F), Bear Lake (G), Two Bear Camp (H), Rusk Camp (I), Wilson Town Hall (J), Willard Townhall (K), Wilkinson Townhall (L), Washington Townhall (M), Thornapple Townhall (N), Stubbs Townhall (O), South Fork Townhall (P), Rusk Townhall (Q), Murry Townhall (R), Lawrence Townhall (S), Grow Townhall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Rusk County include: Mennonite Church (A), Exeland Church (B), Wayside Mission (C), South Lawrence Church (D), Assumption Church (E), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (F), Island Lake Church (G), National Church (H), Saint Marys Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Riverside Cemetery (1), Holy Trinity Cemetery (2), Woodlawn Cemetery (3), Swedish Cemetery (4), Blue Hills Cemetery (5), Apollonia Catholic Cemetery (6), Apollonia Protestant Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Muskrat Lake (A), North Cummings Lake (B), North Lake (C), Lake One (D), Park Lake (E), Perch Lake (F), Little Bowker Lake (G), Pickerel Lakes (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Becky Creek (A), Big Weirgor Creek (B), Rice Creek (C), Little Jump River (D), Nail Creek (E), Swift Creek (F), Mud Creek (G), Hemlock Creek (H), Hay Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Rusk County include: Blue Hills Felsenmeer State Natural Area (1), Devils Creek State Wildlife Management Area (2), Josie Creek County Park (3), Potato Creek State Wildlife Management Area (4), Silvernail State Wildlife Management Area (5), Washington Creek State Wildlife Management Area (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Barron County , Chippewa County , Price County , Sawyer County , Taylor County , Washburn County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.5%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 477
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 256 (43% naturalized citizens)

Rusk County:

1.7%
Whole state:

3.6%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 77
  • 1990 to 1994: 28
  • 1985 to 1989: 8
  • 1980 to 1984: 24
  • 1975 to 1979: 13
  • 1970 to 1974: 4
  • 1970 to 1974: 9
  • 1965 to 1969: 93

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 82.1%

Rusk County marital status for males Rusk County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Rusk County with a mortgage: 1,379 (133 second mortgage, 103 home equity loan, 4 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,113

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

68.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Rusk County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,2568
Evangelical Protestant2,19022
Mainline Protestant2,05913
Other11
None7,249-
Rusk 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: 6
Rusk County:

4.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Rusk County:

6.93 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

8.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Rusk County:

8.3%
Wisconsin:

7.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Rusk County:

29.2%
State:

27.5%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.2%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Rusk County:

Average size of farms: 242 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $42,325
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $44.53
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.97%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 90.03%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $35,950
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 39.11%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $70,225
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.91%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 17.43
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 37.71%
Corn for grain: 11058 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 70 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 2709 harvested acres
Vegetables: 79 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 29 acres

Tornado activity:

Rusk County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 5423114.9 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and 42 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 9/2/2002, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 27 people and caused $25 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rusk 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 238.1 miles away from Rusk County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 250.2 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 297.1 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 414.4 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 278.1 miles away from Rusk County center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 190.6 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:


The number of natural disasters in Rusk County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

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

  • Germany (25%)
  • Yugoslavia (13%)
  • Canada (12%)
  • Russia (6%)
  • Poland (5%)
  • Ukraine (5%)
  • Taiwan (5%)

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

  • German (33%)
  • Polish (14%)
  • Norwegian (9%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • United States or American (6%)
  • English (6%)
  • Swedish (3%)

Rusk County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,932 (72%)
  • Carpooled: 872 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 23 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 3 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 2 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 21 (0%)
  • Walked: 314 (5%)
  • Other means: 56 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 665 (10%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 185 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 143 people in nursing homes
  • 42 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 17 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 16 people in religious group quarters
  • 2 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 106 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 29 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 27 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $39,400.

4.82% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,695 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.82%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.60% relocated from other counties in Wisconsin ($24,584 average AGI)
1.22% relocated from other states ($8,115 average AGI)
Rusk County:

1.22%
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 Chippewa County, WI  0.68% ($35,842 average AGI)
from Barron County, WI  0.63% ($24,543)
from Eau Claire County, WI  0.38% ($25,095)


5.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,746 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.19%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.60% relocated to other counties in Wisconsin ($19,306 average AGI)
1.59% relocated to other states ($10,440 average AGI)
Rusk County:

1.59%
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 Eau Claire County, WI  0.78% ($27,295 average AGI)
to Barron County, WI  0.59% ($27,061)
to Chippewa County, WI  0.59% ($27,273)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.5

Births per 1000 population in Rusk County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 11.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Rusk County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Rusk County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 3,032 (2,641 aged, 391 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.55
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7863.040
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 798.740
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 40055

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 960.650
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1111.990

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 39.34
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 52.64

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6.58

Household type by relationship:

Households: 14,581

Size of family households: 2,144 2-persons, 743 3-persons, 600 4-persons, 313 5-persons, 130 6-persons, 83 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,883 1-person, 290 2-persons, 25 3-persons, 14 4-persons, 2 5-persons, 1 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

2,777 married couples with children.
735 single-parent households (276 men, 459 women).

95.9% of residents of Rusk County speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (79% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
2.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (69% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (48% speak English very well, 45% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (53% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 32% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $87,738,000 ($5744 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,584,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $40,422,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $15,349,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,730,000
Federal grants: $25,657,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,097,000 ($315,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,483,000 ($212,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $569,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,828,000
Federal Government insurance: $7,276,000

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

Births: 868
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

65 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 943
Here:

62 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +52
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -104
Here -7 per 1000 residents
State +3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Rusk County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.69 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 85
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,061
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,181
  • 1980 to 1989: 945
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,419
  • 1960 to 1969: 764
  • 1950 to 1959: 838
  • 1940 to 1949: 694
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,897
Rooms in houses/apartments in Rusk County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 13
  • 2 rooms: 20
  • 3 rooms: 173
  • 4 rooms: 709
  • 5 rooms: 1,255
  • 6 rooms: 1,048
  • 7 rooms: 768
  • 8 rooms: 459
  • 9+ rooms: 345
  • 1 room: 6
  • 2 rooms: 99
  • 3 rooms: 285
  • 4 rooms: 384
  • 5 rooms: 254
  • 6 rooms: 163
  • 7 rooms: 68
  • 8 rooms: 25
  • 9+ rooms: 21
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Rusk County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 19
  • 1 bedroom: 201
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,311
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,197
  • 4 bedrooms: 832
  • 5+ bedrooms: 230
  • no bedroom: 10
  • 1 bedroom: 385
  • 2 bedrooms: 521
  • 3 bedrooms: 278
  • 4 bedrooms: 103
  • 5+ bedrooms: 8
Cars and other vehicles available in Rusk County, Wisconsin in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 183
  • 1 vehicle: 1,284
  • 2 vehicles: 2,174
  • 3 vehicles: 812
  • 4 vehicles: 228
  • 5+ vehicles: 109
  • no vehicle: 178
  • 1 vehicle: 682
  • 2 vehicles: 326
  • 3 vehicles: 81
  • 4 vehicles: 27
  • 5+ vehicles: 11

65% of Rusk County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 49% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 64% lived in Wisconsin.

Rusk County:

64.7%
State average:

57.2%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $46,400


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Rusk County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (39.4%)
  • Utility gas (26.2%)
  • Wood (19.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11.1%)
  • Electricity (3.2%)
  • Utility gas (49.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (22.5%)
  • Electricity (12.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (9.1%)
  • Wood (5.0%)
  • Other fuel (1.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 156
Here:

8.9%
Wisconsin:

16.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 36
Here:

3.2%
Wisconsin:

9.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 260
Here:

58.3%
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)

Rusk County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,711,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,669,000
    General: $396,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $117,000
    Parks & Recreation: $109,000
  • Current Operations - Own Hospitals: $9,374,000
    Welfare - Other: $8,672,000
    Health Services - Other: $3,152,000
    Regular Highways: $3,078,000
    Police Protection: $1,652,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,050,000
    General - Other: $1,025,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $797,000
    Financial Administration: $675,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $478,000
    Parks & Recreation: $437,000
    Housing & Community Development: $372,000
    General Public Buildings: $364,000
    Central Staff Services: $263,000
    Libraries: $195,000
    Solid Waste Management: $103,000
    Air Transportation: $101,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education: $83,000
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $234,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Libraries: $195,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $657,000
    Police Protection: $98,000
    Central Staff: $44,000
    Natural Resource - Other: $37,000
    Health - Other: $14,000
    General Public Building: $13,000
    Air Transportation: $9,000
    Financial Administration: $6,000
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000
    Welfare - Other: $5,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $11,719,000

Rusk County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $16,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $10,162,000
    All Other: $5,106,000
    Regular Highways: $28,000
    Solid Waste Management: $27,000
    Parks & Recreation: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $44,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,249,000
    All Other: $302,000
    Public Welfare: $85,000
    Health & Hospitals: $28,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $910,000
    Interest Earnings: $481,000
    Rents: $125,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $5,291,000
    General Support: $1,819,000
    Highways: $1,465,000
    All Other: $1,151,000
    Health & Hospitals: $885,000
    Housing & Community Development: $339,000
    Education: $1,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,523,000
    Total General Sales: $681,000
    NEC: $142,000

Rusk County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,665,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,200,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $5,382,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $483,000

Rusk County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $44,000
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,100,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Rusk County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Rusk County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Rusk County, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John19277.0 years
Mary13682.1 years
Robert12971.9 years
William11475.1 years
Frank9379.0 years
Joseph9176.6 years
Helen8580.7 years
Anna8486.1 years
George8275.4 years
James7874.7 years
Most common last names in Rusk County, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson7176.1 years
Anderson4778.6 years
Nelson4780.4 years
Miller4176.5 years
Peterson3976.4 years
Smith3375.8 years
Olson2981.2 years
Martin2777.9 years
Hanson2570.3 years
Larson2472.4 years
Businesses in Rusk County, WI
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
AmericInn2RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets2