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St. Croix County, Wisconsin (WI)

County population in 2016: 88,029 (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: 122 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in St. Croix County: 97.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (16.6%), Educational, health and social services (15.2%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (11.8%), Manufacturing (10.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 62%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 33%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in St. Croix County, Wisconsin:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (94.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Asian alone (1.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.8%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.4%)
Median resident age:  38.3 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.4 years
Males: 43,967  (49.9%)
Females: 44,062  (50.1%)

St. Croix County,WI real estate house value trend

Average household size:
St. Croix County:

2.0 people
Wisconsin:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $72,865 ($54,930 in 1999)

This county:

$72,865
Wisconsin:

$56,811

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $834 (lower quartile is $656, upper quartile is $1,140)
This county:

$834
State:

$684


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $226,400 (it was $141,800 in 2000)
St. Croix:

$226,400
Wisconsin:

$173,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $161,100 - $329,700

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $261,832
Here:

$261,832
State:

$219,030

Townhouses or other attached units: $166,478
Here:

$166,478
State:

$183,917

In 2-unit structures: $182,304
Here:

$182,304
State:

$162,149

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $183,772
Here:

$183,772
State:

$157,587

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $166,546
Here:

$166,546
State:

$204,898

Mobile homes: $34,021
Here:

$34,021
State:

$50,465
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,461
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $543

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
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 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

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,370 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,375 (1.5%)

St. Croix County household income distribution in 2009 St. Croix County home values distribution St. Croix County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 6.5%
St. Croix County:

6.5%
Wisconsin:

11.8%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.6% for Black residents, 5.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.2% for American Indian residents, 4.1% for other race residents, 20.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 38.3 years old
(Males: 38.0 years old, Females: 38.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 38.8 years old, Black residents: 25.1 years old, American Indian residents: 33.3 years old, Asian residents: 34.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 33.7 years old, Other race residents: 33.2 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 September 2015:
Here:

3.0%
Wisconsin:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 2,913
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 97.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 35.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 3,748 (68.3% naturalized citizens)

St. Croix County:

4.3%
Whole state:

5.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 428
  • 2000 to 2009: 813
  • 1990 to 1999: 224
  • 1980 to 1989: 118
  • 1970 to 1979: 58
  • Before 1970: 203
Note: State values scaled to St. Croix County population

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: 23,079
  • One, attached: 4,008
  • Two: 1,098
  • 3 or 4: 2,191
  • 5 to 9: 759
  • 10 to 19: 808
  • 20 to 49: 1,529
  • 50 or more: 481
  • Mobile homes: 1,261

Housing units in St. Croix County with a mortgage: 15,447 (922 second mortgage, 2,318 home equity loan, 16 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 7,364

Here:

68.2% with mortgage
State:

64.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for St. Croix County

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 slightly below Wisconsin state average. It is 94% 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 (4.0 MB, 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)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)

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

  • Jordan (24%)
  • Mexico (15%)
  • Laos (10%)
  • Canada (7%)
  • Kenya (6%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (6%)
  • Morocco (6%)

Most common first ancestries reported in St. Croix County (%):

  • German (34%)
  • Norwegian (13%)
  • American (6%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • Jordanian (4%)
  • Swedish (3%)
  • European (3%)

St. Croix County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 28,588 (81.1%)
  • Carpooled: 2,571 (7.3%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 16 (0.0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 2 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 271 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 103 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 684 (1.9%)
  • Worked at home: 3,297 (9.4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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 $69,842.

5.73% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,970 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.42% relocated from other counties in Wisconsin ($15,189 average AGI)
3.31% relocated from other states ($30,781 average AGI)
St. Croix County:

3.31%
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 Washington County, MN  0.77% ($62,138 average AGI)
from Pierce County, WI  0.63% ($33,106)
from Polk County, WI  0.55% ($32,967)
from Ramsey County, MN  0.52% ($47,235)
from Dunn County, WI  0.34% ($31,909)
from Dakota County, MN  0.28% ($56,891)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.27% ($57,889)


6.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,208 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.02%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%


0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($100 average AGI)
St. Croix County:

0.04%
Wisconsin average:

0.03%

2.12% relocated to other counties in Wisconsin ($12,451 average AGI)
3.85% relocated to other states ($29,657 average AGI)
St. Croix County:

3.85%
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 Washington County, MN  0.79% ($51,192 average AGI)
to Ramsey County, MN  0.61% ($42,970)
to Pierce County, WI  0.48% ($33,196)
to Polk County, WI  0.45% ($36,228)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.37% ($45,667)
to Dunn County, WI  0.27% ($28,789)
to Dakota County, MN  0.20% ($38,612)

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 2014: 6.2

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 live births in St. Croix County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 3.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in St. Croix County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population 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 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 St. Croix County, Wisconsin in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (550)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (482)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (454)
  • Unspecified dementia (399)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (298)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (296)
  • Congestive heart failure (238)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (223)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (162)
  • Pancreas, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (136)

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: 88,029
  • In family households: 71,572 (12,581 male householders, 9,333 female householders)
    18,304 spouses, 27,772 children (25,539 natural, 873 adopted, 1,360 stepchildren), 641 grandchildren, 261 brothers or sisters, 928 parents, 313 other relatives, 1,439 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 15,608 (4,702 male householders (3,317 living alone)), 6,844 female householders (6,023 living alone)), 4,062 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 849

Size of family households: 9,297 2-persons, 5,365 3-persons, 4,157 4-persons, 1,766 5-persons, 1,081 6-persons, 248 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 9,340 1-person, 1,765 2-persons, 393 3-persons, 48 4-persons.

17,397 married couples with children.
4,081 single-parent households (1,038 men, 3,043 women).

95.7% of residents of St. Croix speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (69% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (72% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (75% speak English very well, 12% 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:

7.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 649
  • 2010 to 2013: 999
  • 2000 to 2009: 10,177
  • 1990 to 1999: 7,292
  • 1980 to 1989: 4,535
  • 1970 to 1979: 4,830
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,348
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,196
  • 1940 to 1949: 777
  • 1939 or earlier: 3,411
Note: State values scaled to St. Croix population
Rooms in houses/apartments in St. Croix County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to St. Croix County population
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 158
  • 3 rooms: 876
  • 4 rooms: 1,673
  • 5 rooms: 2,769
  • 6 rooms: 3,513
  • 7 rooms: 3,824
  • 8 rooms: 3,129
  • 9+ rooms: 6,869
  • 1 room: 67
  • 2 rooms: 597
  • 3 rooms: 1,539
  • 4 rooms: 3,623
  • 5 rooms: 1,463
  • 6 rooms: 1,413
  • 7 rooms: 615
  • 8 rooms: 800
  • 9+ rooms: 532
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in St. Croix County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to St. Croix County population
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 464
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,667
  • 3 bedrooms: 10,474
  • 4 bedrooms: 6,596
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,610
  • no bedroom: 67
  • 1 bedroom: 1,992
  • 2 bedrooms: 5,118
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,235
  • 4 bedrooms: 811
  • 5+ bedrooms: 426
Cars and other vehicles available in St. Croix County, Wisconsin in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to St. Croix County population
  • no vehicle: 441
  • 1 vehicle: 4,491
  • 2 vehicles: 9,428
  • 3 vehicles: 5,467
  • 4 vehicles: 1,944
  • 5+ vehicles: 1,040
  • no vehicle: 897
  • 1 vehicle: 4,566
  • 2 vehicles: 3,890
  • 3 vehicles: 1,026
  • 4 vehicles: 270
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

87% of St. Croix County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 39% lived in Wisconsin.

St. Croix County:

87.1%
State average:

85.4%

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

  • This state: 38,820
  • Other state: 45,045
  • Northeast: 1,215
  • Midwest: 38,498
  • South: 2,093
  • West: 3,239

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in St. Croix County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (64.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (18.8%)
  • Electricity (9.9%)
  • Wood (3.0%)
  • Other fuel (1.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.9%)
  • No fuel used (0.2%)
  • Utility gas (51.9%)
  • Electricity (36.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9.5%)
  • Other fuel (1.4%)
  • No fuel used (0.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 670
Here:

7.2%
Wisconsin:

15.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 70
Here:

1.3%
Wisconsin:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 665
Here:

16.9%
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)

St. Croix County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,868,000
    Parks & Recreation: $149,000
    General Public Buildings: $54,000
  • Current Operations - Health Services - Other: $16,078,000
    Regular Highways: $12,281,000
    Welfare - Other: $10,655,000
    Police Protection: $4,627,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,134,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,913,000
    General - Other: $1,869,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,768,000
    Financial Administration: $1,586,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,434,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,190,000
    Parks & Recreation: $867,000
    Libraries: $468,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education: $315,000
    Solid Waste Management: $234,000
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $62,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $456,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $21,360,000

St. Croix County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $11,140,000
    Solid Waste Management: $984,000
    Parks & Recreation: $118,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $22,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,474,000
    All Other: $620,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,140,000
    Interest Earnings: $705,000
    Rents: $73,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $11,107,000
    Highways: $3,504,000
    General Support: $2,607,000
    All Other: $1,341,000
    Housing & Community Development: $966,000
    Health & Hospitals: $271,000
    Education: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $12,911,000
    Total General Sales: $4,977,000
    NEC: $624,000
    Other Selective Sales: $8,000

St. Croix County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $9,330,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $8,485,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $845,000

St. Croix County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $17,288,000

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
St. Croix County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

St. Croix County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

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

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - 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

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  • #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+)"