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St. Croix County, Wisconsin (WI)

County population in 2019: 90,687 (47% urban, 53% rural); it was 63,155 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 19,832
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,922
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 17,885
Renter-occupied apartments: 7,045 (it was 5,525 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

32%

Land area: 722 sq. mi.

Water area: 14.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 126 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in St. Croix County: 96.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (20.4%), Manufacturing (19.2%), Retail trade (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 83%
  • Government: 12%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 5%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in St. Croix County, WI (2019)
    • 83,30893.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,2332.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,5051.7%Two or more races
    • 8931.0%Asian alone
    • 7150.8%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1790.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 480.05%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

38.9 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.9 years
Males: 45,069  (49.7%)
Females: 45,618  (50.3%)
Average household size:
St. Croix County:

2.0 people
Wisconsin:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $85,594 ($54,930 in 1999)
This county:

$85,594
Wisconsin:

$64,168

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $851 (lower quartile is $552, upper quartile is $1,159)
This county:

$851
State:

$746


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $270,200 (it was $141,800 in 2000)
St. Croix:

$270,200
Wisconsin:

$197,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $187,900 - $378,300

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $313,734
Here:

$313,734
State:

$243,674

Townhouses or other attached units: $201,852
Here:

$201,852
State:

$212,164

In 2-unit structures: $193,934
Here:

$193,934
State:

$191,549

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $186,473
Here:

$186,473
State:

$185,896

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $271,427
Here:

$271,427
State:

$204,140

Mobile homes: $37,594
Here:

$37,594
State:

$56,469

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,629
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $604

Institutionalized population: 680

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 6
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 14
  • Burglaries: 115
  • Thefts: 353
  • Auto thefts: 26

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 14
  • Burglaries: 124
  • Thefts: 315
  • Auto thefts: 23
St. Croix County, WI map from a distance

Health of residents in St. Croix County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.6. This is better than average.
78.3% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
41.3% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
64.7% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
77.4% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is more than average.
Average weight of males is 197 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 160 pounds. This is about average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 428 buildings, average cost: $115,400
  • 1998: 575 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 1999: 642 buildings, average cost: $121,200
  • 2000: 706 buildings, average cost: $139,500
  • 2001: 1004 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2002: 1176 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2003: 1194 buildings, average cost: $160,400
  • 2004: 1208 buildings, average cost: $168,500
  • 2005: 924 buildings, average cost: $176,700
  • 2006: 561 buildings, average cost: $180,700
  • 2007: 338 buildings, average cost: $193,600
  • 2008: 217 buildings, average cost: $187,100
  • 2009: 119 buildings, average cost: $189,100
  • 2010: 126 buildings, average cost: $192,900
  • 2011: 123 buildings, average cost: $185,700
  • 2012: 228 buildings, average cost: $187,100
  • 2013: 239 buildings, average cost: $231,200
  • 2014: 223 buildings, average cost: $246,300
  • 2015: 286 buildings, average cost: $235,900
  • 2016: 372 buildings, average cost: $231,700
  • 2017: 446 buildings, average cost: $268,700
  • 2018: 487 buildings, average cost: $245,700
  • 2019: 525 buildings, average cost: $243,100
Number of permits per 10,000 St. Croix, WI residents
Average permit cost in St. Croix, WI
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,609 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,677 (1.4%)

Distribution of median household income in St. Croix, WI in 2019
Distribution of house value in St. Croix, WI in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in St. Croix, WI in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.5%
St. Croix County:

7.5%
Wisconsin:

10.4%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.0% for Black residents, 11.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.0% for other race residents, 5.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 38.9 years old
(Males: 37.9 years old, Females: 40.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40.6 years old, Black residents: 14.0 years old, American Indian residents: 46.9 years old, Asian residents: 37.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.3 years old, Other race residents: 38.6 years old)

Area name: Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in St. Croix County is $705 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $855 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1119 a month.

Cities in this county include: Hudson, New Richmond, Troy, North Hudson, St. Joseph, Baldwin, Somerset, Kinnickinnic, Warren, Glenwood City.

St. Croix County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in St. Croix County: Wildu Farm (A), Deepwood Golf Course (B), Connell's Sunridge Orchard (C), Wilson Townhall (D), Tiffany Townhall (E), Otter Creek Townhall (F), Hay River Townhall (G), Grant Townhall (H), Rock Creek Township Fire Department (I), Sand Creek Fire Department (J), Rock Creek Township Volunteer Fire Department (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in St. Croix County include: Amy Chapel (A), Little Elk Creek Church (B), Faith Church (C), New Hope Church (D), Barum Church (E), Holden Church (F), Holy Trinity Church (G), Zion Church (H), Meridean Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: New Haven Cemetery (1), Little Elk Creek Cemetery (2), Sand Hill Cemetery (3), Hay River Cemetery (4), Ridge Road Cemetery (5), Highland Cemetery (6), Hill Grove Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Old Elk Lake (A), Sneen Lake (B), Big Lake (C), Wallace Lake (D), Lake Eau Galle (E), Long Lake (F), 65 Reservoir (G), Rock Falls Millpond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Annis Creek (A), Running Valley Creek (B), Beaver Creek (C), Rush Creek (D), South Fork Hay River (E), Sand Creek (F), Irving Creek (G), Iron Creek (H), Muddy Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in St. Croix County include: Caryville Savanna State Natural Area (1), Otter Creek Oak Barrens State Natural Area (2), Big Beaver Creek State Public Hunting Ground (3), Bolen Creek State Public Hunting Grounds (4), Caddie Woodlawn Park (5), Chimney Rock State Wetlands Area (6), Devils Punch Bowl County Park (7), Dunnville State Public Hunting Grounds (8), Eau Galle River State Public Hunting Grounds (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Franklin County, Maine , Chisago County, Minnesota , Custer County, Idaho , Crawford County, Michigan , Leelanau County, Michigan , Wood County , Washington County, Minnesota .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.3%
Wisconsin:

4.5%

Unemployment by year in St. Croix, WI
County total employment by year in St. Croix, WI
County average yearly wages by year in St. Croix, WI

Current college students: 2,913
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 95.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 38.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,010 (65.5% naturalized citizens)

St. Croix County:

2.2%
Whole state:

5.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 2922010 or later
  • 9052000 to 2009
  • 3221990 to 1999
  • 1181980 to 1989
  • 581970 to 1979
  • 203Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 48.7%

St. Croix County marital status for males St. Croix County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 26,345
  • One, attached: 3,878
  • Two: 1,129
  • 3 or 4: 907
  • 5 to 9: 860
  • 10 to 19: 781
  • 20 to 49: 1,571
  • 50 or more: 683
  • Mobile homes: 666

Housing units in St. Croix County with a mortgage: 20,928 (287 second mortgage, 2,915 home equity loan, 15 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 6,329

Here:

76.9% with mortgage
State:

62.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for St. Croix County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic18,4719
Mainline Protestant14,84830
Evangelical Protestant8,72534
Other5375
None41,764-
St. Croix 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
St. Croix County:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (with gas): 39
St. Croix County:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 67
This county:

8.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
St. Croix County:

6.4%
Wisconsin:

7.6%

Adult obesity rate:
St. Croix County:

26.1%
State:

27.5%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.7%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in St. Croix County:

Average size of farms: 166 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $52,502
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $162.08
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.34%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 70.76%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $45,695
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 56.92%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.25%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $54,852
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.70%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 19.29
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 36.50%
Corn for grain: 59978 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3292 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 31823 harvested acres
Vegetables: 5,212 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 10 acres

Tornado activity:

St. Croix County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 2277256.4 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 22 fatalities and 97 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/4/1958, a category 5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado killed 21 people and injured 74 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

St. Croix County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 62% 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 177.4 miles away from St. Croix County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 189.4 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 344.3 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 218.0 miles away from the county center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 306.4 miles away from St. Croix County center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 121.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Wisconsin Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4520-WI: April 4, 2020, FEMA Id: 4520, Natural disaster type: Other

The number of natural disasters in St. Croix County (1) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - St. Croix

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 30,565 (82.3%)
  • Carpooled: 2,760 (7.4%)
  • Bus: 24 (0.1%)
  • Long-distance train or commuter rail: 6 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 279 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 70 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 685 (1.8%)
  • Worked at home: 2,741 (7.4%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (21%)
  • Kenya (9%)
  • Laos (9%)
  • Jordan (5%)
  • Canada (5%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • El Salvador (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in St. Croix County


  • German (27%)
  • Norwegian (12%)
  • American (9%)
  • European (6%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • English (3%)
  • Swedish (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in St. Croix County, Wisconsin in 2000:

  • 599 people in nursing homes
  • 103 people in state prisons
  • 99 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 49 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 32 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 16 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 14 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 14 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in other group homes
  • 5 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in St. Croix County, Wisconsin in 2010:

  • 444 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 118 people in state prisons
  • 102 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 77 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 36 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 29 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 22 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 13 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 3 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $88,932.

6.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($61,987 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.79%
Wisconsin average:

5.63%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.77% relocated from other counties in Wisconsin ($22,203 average AGI)
4.03% relocated from other states ($39,783 average AGI)
St. Croix County:

4.03%
Wisconsin average:

1.91%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Washington County, MN  1.11% ($69,465 average AGI)
from Pierce County, WI  1.01% ($52,925)
from Ramsey County, MN  0.55% ($75,824)
from Polk County, WI  0.50% ($45,858)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.37% ($68,371)
from Dakota County, MN  0.30% ($81,187)
from Dunn County, WI  0.28% ($43,840)


6.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($56,992 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.57%
Wisconsin average:

5.85%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.80% relocated to other counties in Wisconsin ($20,483 average AGI)
3.77% relocated to other states ($36,509 average AGI)
St. Croix County:

3.77%
Wisconsin average:

2.13%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pierce County, WI  0.92% ($46,730 average AGI)
to Washington County, MN  0.78% ($69,496)
to Polk County, WI  0.65% ($45,524)
to Ramsey County, MN  0.49% ($58,241)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.43% ($47,725)
to Dunn County, WI  0.29% ($36,693)
to Dakota County, MN  0.22% ($43,211)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.7

Births per 1000 population in St. Croix County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 6.5

Deaths per 1000 population in St. Croix County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in St. Croix County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 2.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in St. Croix County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in St. Croix County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in St. Croix County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in St. Croix County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in St. Croix County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in St. Croix County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 8,510 (7,377 aged, 1,133 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 664 (3%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in St. Croix County, Wisconsin in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (649)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (637)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (626)
  • Unspecified dementia (554)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (421)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (406)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (351)
  • Congestive heart failure (321)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (107)
  • Malignant neoplasm of prostate (102)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 5%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 4%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.04
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,463
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 101
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 18,655

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,552
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 550
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 18

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 39
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 70

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

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 88.5. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 44.2
  • Other - 44.2

Household type by relationship:

Households: 90,687
  • Male householders: 18,596 (4,327 living alone), Female householders: 16,135 (3,977 living alone)
  • 19,623 spouses (19,573 opposite-sex spouses), 3,066 unmarried partners, (3,066 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 27,952 children (26,743 natural, 144 adopted, 1,065 stepchildren), 1,081 grandchildren, 539 brothers or sisters, 1,209 parents, 0 foster children, 637 other relatives, 1,011 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 838

Size of family households: 11,865 2-persons, 5,086 3-persons, 4,425 4-persons, 2,442 5-persons, 487 6-persons, 441 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 8,304 1-person, 1,642 2-persons, 25 3-persons, 14 4-persons.

14,182 married couples with children.
7,333 single-parent households (2,898 men, 4,435 women).

95.5% of residents of St. Croix speak English at home.
1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (88% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (74% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (73% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $198,505,000 ($2,670 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $5,788,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $108,176,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $34,326,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $10,427,000
Federal grants: $29,484,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,576,000 ($668,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $11,517,000 ($1,090,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,456,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $59,173,000
Federal Government insurance: $31,489,000

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

Births: 4,928
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

65 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,417
Here:

31 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +135
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +11,491
Here:

+149 per 1000 residents
State:

+3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in St. Croix County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.50 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.2
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.2

Year house built in St. Croix County, Wisconsin
  • Year house built in St. Croix County, Wisconsin
  • 1,9392014 or later
  • 1,0552010 to 2013
  • 10,3222000 to 2009
  • 6,6271990 to 1999
  • 4,7821980 to 1989
  • 3,9351970 to 1979
  • 1,6091960 to 1969
  • 1,5521950 to 1959
  • 5151940 to 1949
  • 4,4841939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in St. Croix County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in St. Croix County, Wisconsin
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in St. Croix County, Wisconsin
  • 91 room
  • 112 rooms
  • 4343 rooms
  • 2,2344 rooms
  • 3,3065 rooms
  • 4,5856 rooms
  • 4,6807 rooms
  • 5,4328 rooms
  • 6,5669+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in St. Croix County, Wisconsin
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in St. Croix County, Wisconsin
  • 2531 room
  • 762 rooms
  • 1,5443 rooms
  • 1,2134 rooms
  • 2,3645 rooms
  • 1,3456 rooms
  • 3547 rooms
  • 2518 rooms
  • 749+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in St. Croix County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in St. Croix County, Wisconsin
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in St. Croix County, Wisconsin
  • 9no bedroom
  • 2211 bedroom
  • 4,9022 bedrooms
  • 10,3383 bedrooms
  • 9,9674 bedrooms
  • 1,8205+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in St. Croix County, Wisconsin
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in St. Croix County, Wisconsin
  • 253no bedroom
  • 1,7391 bedroom
  • 2,7412 bedrooms
  • 2,3823 bedrooms
  • 2964 bedrooms
  • 635+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in St. Croix County, Wisconsin in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in St. Croix County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in St. Croix County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 515no vehicle
  • 4,3691 vehicle
  • 12,6942 vehicles
  • 6,1793 vehicles
  • 2,6854 vehicles
  • 8155+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in St. Croix County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in St. Croix County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 763no vehicle
  • 3,6961 vehicle
  • 2,4322 vehicles
  • 3223 vehicles
  • 1854 vehicles
  • 765+ vehicles

88.9% of St. Croix County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 38% lived in Wisconsin.

St. Croix County:

88.9%
State average:

86.0%

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

  • This state: 39,435
  • Other state: 48,534
  • Northeast: 1,614
  • Midwest: 40,762
  • South: 2,285
  • West: 3,873
Year householders moved into unit in St. Croix County, WI
Most commonly used house heating fuel in St. Croix County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 65.2%Utility gas
  • 19.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.2%Electricity
  • 3.2%Wood
  • 1.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 44.9%Electricity
  • 44.8%Utility gas
  • 6.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Other fuel
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 300
Here:

2.9%
Wisconsin:

14.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 134
Here:

2.5%
Wisconsin:

9.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 197
Here:

6.3%
Wisconsin:

17.6%

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

St. Croix County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $7,890,000
    Parks and Recreation: $202,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $11,000
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000
  • Construction - Public Welfare - Other: $5,479,000
    Regular Highways: $4,033,000
    General Public Buildings: $609,000
    Parks and Recreation: $143,000
    General - Other: $2,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $20,857,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $10,446,000
    Police Protection: $9,099,000
    Health - Other: $6,585,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $6,243,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,227,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,032,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,225,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,291,000
    General - Other: $2,233,000
    Financial Administration: $1,644,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,581,000
    Libraries: $1,082,000
    Parks and Recreation: $759,000
    Solid Waste Management: $295,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $192,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $42,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $821,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,149,000
    Other: $312,000
    Public Welfare: $153,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,581,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,305,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,900,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,624,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $297,000
    General Revenue - Other: $113,000
    Rents: $88,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $79,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $4,001,000
    General - Other: $2,165,000
    Police Protection: $319,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $9,967,000
    Highways: $5,295,000
    Other: $3,086,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,410,000
    Education: $1,035,000
    Health and Hospitals: $482,000
  • Tax - Property: $30,673,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,776,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $805,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $390,000
    Other License: $323,000
    Other: $1,000

St. Croix County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $7,890,000
    Parks and Recreation: $202,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $11,000
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000
  • Construction - Public Welfare - Other: $5,479,000
    Regular Highways: $4,033,000
    General Public Buildings: $609,000
    Parks and Recreation: $143,000
    General - Other: $2,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $20,857,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $10,446,000
    Police Protection: $9,099,000
    Health - Other: $6,585,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $6,243,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,227,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,032,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,225,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,291,000
    General - Other: $2,233,000
    Financial Administration: $1,644,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,581,000
    Libraries: $1,082,000
    Parks and Recreation: $759,000
    Solid Waste Management: $295,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $192,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $42,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $821,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,149,000
    Other: $312,000
    Public Welfare: $153,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,581,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,305,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,900,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,624,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $297,000
    General Revenue - Other: $113,000
    Rents: $88,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $79,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $4,001,000
    General - Other: $2,165,000
    Police Protection: $319,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $9,967,000
    Highways: $5,295,000
    Other: $3,086,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,410,000
    Education: $1,035,000
    Health and Hospitals: $482,000
  • Tax - Property: $30,673,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,776,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $805,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $390,000
    Other License: $323,000
    Other: $1,000

St. Croix County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $7,890,000
    Parks and Recreation: $202,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $11,000
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000
  • Construction - Public Welfare - Other: $5,479,000
    Regular Highways: $4,033,000
    General Public Buildings: $609,000
    Parks and Recreation: $143,000
    General - Other: $2,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $20,857,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $10,446,000
    Police Protection: $9,099,000
    Health - Other: $6,585,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $6,243,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,227,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,032,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,225,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,291,000
    General - Other: $2,233,000
    Financial Administration: $1,644,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,581,000
    Libraries: $1,082,000
    Parks and Recreation: $759,000
    Solid Waste Management: $295,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $192,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $42,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $821,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,149,000
    Other: $312,000
    Public Welfare: $153,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,581,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,305,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,900,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,624,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $297,000
    General Revenue - Other: $113,000
    Rents: $88,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $79,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $4,001,000
    General - Other: $2,165,000
    Police Protection: $319,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $9,967,000
    Highways: $5,295,000
    Other: $3,086,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,410,000
    Education: $1,035,000
    Health and Hospitals: $482,000
  • Tax - Property: $30,673,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,776,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $805,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $390,000
    Other License: $323,000
    Other: $1,000

St. Croix County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $7,890,000
    Parks and Recreation: $202,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $11,000
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000
  • Construction - Public Welfare - Other: $5,479,000
    Regular Highways: $4,033,000
    General Public Buildings: $609,000
    Parks and Recreation: $143,000
    General - Other: $2,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $20,857,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $10,446,000
    Police Protection: $9,099,000
    Health - Other: $6,585,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $6,243,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,227,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,032,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,225,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,291,000
    General - Other: $2,233,000
    Financial Administration: $1,644,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,581,000
    Libraries: $1,082,000
    Parks and Recreation: $759,000
    Solid Waste Management: $295,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $192,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $42,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $821,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,149,000
    Other: $312,000
    Public Welfare: $153,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,581,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,305,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,900,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,624,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $297,000
    General Revenue - Other: $113,000
    Rents: $88,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $79,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $4,001,000
    General - Other: $2,165,000
    Police Protection: $319,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $9,967,000
    Highways: $5,295,000
    Other: $3,086,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,410,000
    Education: $1,035,000
    Health and Hospitals: $482,000
  • Tax - Property: $30,673,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,776,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $805,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $390,000
    Other License: $323,000
    Other: $1,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 472
  • Number of aged recipients: 43
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 429
  • Number of recipients under 18: 66
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 334
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 72
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 186
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 206
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED507$166,586507$174,3594,165$184,378161$88,6653$944,667151$155,13931$66,323
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED16$164,93829$187,862256$202,56310$58,7000$011$160,4553$95,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED49$157,28693$162,140819$211,83959$50,3560$038$174,73712$84,750
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN42$146,190132$151,379865$194,84925$114,1600$034$131,1479$68,778
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS13$147,15423$154,087149$190,88610$66,0000$04$111,2502$117,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED83$211,542139$208,3741$131,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED13$228,46221$237,8101$78,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$175,27321$184,0951$144,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$149,87515$193,9330$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$190,0002$193,0000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in St. Croix, WI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in St. Croix, WI - Value
Most common first names in St. Croix County, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John26476.8 years
Mary19981.6 years
William18977.6 years
Robert16273.5 years
George13777.2 years
Margaret13482.8 years
James12872.0 years
Helen11781.6 years
Anna11586.4 years
Charles9878.7 years
Most common last names in St. Croix County, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson24978.2 years
Anderson16179.6 years
Olson14579.9 years
Peterson13278.1 years
Nelson11881.3 years
Larson11178.5 years
Hanson7879.8 years
Smith7576.9 years
Erickson6179.7 years
Thompson5879.9 years
Businesses in St. Croix County, WI
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Jones New York1
Ace Hardware4KFC1
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture2
AmericInn2Marriott1
Applebee's1MasterBrand Cabinets11
Arby's1Maurices2
Best Western1McDonald's5
Blockbuster1Menards1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Nike3
Burger King3Penske1
Caribou Coffee3Pizza Hut3
Chevrolet3Quality1
Chipotle1RadioShack2
Cold Stone Creamery1Sears1
Curves5Starbucks1
Dairy Queen6Subway9
Dennys1Super 83
Domino's Pizza3T-Mobile4
Fashion Bug1Taco Bell1
FedEx8Target1
Ford3True Value1
GNC1U-Haul4
Goodwill1UPS15
H&R Block6Verizon Wireless1
Hardee's1Walgreens2
Holiday Inn1Walmart2
Home Depot1Wendy's1
Jimmy John's5YMCA3

St. Croix County on our top lists:

  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"