Birnamwood, Wisconsin

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Population in 2019: 782 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.6%
 
Males: 356  (45.5%)
Females: 426  (54.5%)
Median resident age:

41.7 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.9 years

Zip codes: 54414.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $45,820 (it was $37,813 in 2000)
Birnamwood:

$45,820
WI:

$64,168

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $24,321 (it was $17,740 in 2000)

Birnamwood village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $117,709 (it was $58,900 in 2000)
Birnamwood:

$117,709
WI:

$197,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $124,733; detached houses: $129,040; mobile homes: $40,804

Median gross rent in 2019: $554.

March 2019 cost of living index in Birnamwood: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 13.2%
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  • Races in Birnamwood, WI (2019)
    • 78194.3%White alone
    • 273.3%Hispanic
    • 70.8%Black alone
    • 50.6%Two or more races
    • 40.5%American Indian alone

Races in Birnamwood detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Birnamwood, Wisconsin as of June 22, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Birnamwood is 60 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (45.9%), American (10.7%), Polish (10.2%), English (3.6%), Italian (2.4%), Norwegian (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1895

Elevation: 1300 feet

Land area: 2.21 square miles.

Population density: 354 people per square mile   (very low).

Birnamwood, Wisconsin map

17 residents are foreign born (1.4% Latin America, 0.4% Europe, 0.4% Asia, 0.2% North America).

This village:

2.1%
Wisconsin:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,943 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,612 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Appleton, WI (60.9 miles , pop. 70,087).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (128.7 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (227.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Eland, WI (2.1 miles ),
Norrie, WI (2.1 miles ),
Aniwa, WI (2.3 miles ),
Hatley, WI (2.7 miles ),
Wittenberg, WI (2.8 miles ),
Almon, WI (2.8 miles ),
Hutchins, WI (2.9 miles ),
Mattoon, WI (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 44.93 N, Longitude: 89.21 W

Area code: 715

Distribution of median household income in Birnamwood, WI in 2019
Distribution of house value in Birnamwood, WI in 2019
Birnamwood satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $88,800
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $88,800
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $98,300
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $98,300
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2018: 1 building, cost: $200,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Birnamwood, WI residents
Average permit cost in Birnamwood, WI
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.3%
Wisconsin:

4.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +98 (+14.1%).
Most common industries in Birnamwood, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.2%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.6%)
  • Wood products (3.8%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.0%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.6%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (5.1%)
  • Wood products (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (15.5%)
  • Educational services (13.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.1%)
  • Wood products (3.1%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (3.1%)
  • Gasoline stations (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Birnamwood, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.5%)
  • Top executives (4.5%)
  • Religious workers (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.5%)
  • Customer service representatives (6.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.6%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.3%)

Average climate in Birnamwood, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Birnamwood-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Wisconsin state average. It is 3% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/2007, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.6 miles away from the Birnamwood village center injured 3 people and caused $15 million in damages.

On 9/26/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 38.3 miles away from the village center killed 6 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Birnamwood-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 240.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/2/2015 at 16:23:07, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 265.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 336.1 miles away from Birnamwood center
On 2/10/2010 at 09:59:35, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 208.0 miles away from Birnamwood center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 222.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 465.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Shawano County (7) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birnamwood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Birnamwood:

  • HOMME HOME FOR THE AGING (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WITTENBERG, WI)
  • LANGLADE HOSPITAL DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; ANTIGO, WI)
  • AURORA MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; SUMMIT, WI)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB-EASTVIEW (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ANTIGO, WI)

Amtrak stations near Birnamwood:

  • 8 miles: WITTENBERG (HWYS. 45 & 29) - Bus Station . Services: full-service food facilities.
  • 16 miles: TIGERTON (U.S. HWY 45 & HWY M) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Birnamwood:

  • Northcentral Technical College (about 22 miles; Wausau, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,356)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (about 33 miles; Stevens Point, WI; FT enrollment: 9,089)
  • Mid-State Technical College (about 47 miles; Wisconsin Rapids, WI; FT enrollment: 2,128)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 59 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 5,682)
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (about 62 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 6,069)
  • Lawrence University (about 62 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 2,821)
  • Saint Norbert College (about 66 miles; De Pere, WI; FT enrollment: 2,324)

Public elementary/middle school in Birnamwood:

  • BIRNAMWOOD ELEMENTARY (Location: 337 MAIN ST, Grades: PK-8)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Birnamwood Area Fire Department and Ambulance (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Forest Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Chet & Emil's Bowling (Railroad).

Birthplace of: Chester J. Roberts - Football player and coach.

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Birnamwood and their reported violations in the past:

BIRNAMWOOD WATERWORKS (Population served: 832, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-15-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-15-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-16-2012), St Public Notif received (APR-22-2013)
  • 7 regular monitoring violations
ST PAUL LUTHERAN CH (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
ST BONIFACE CATHOLIC CH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (SEP-22-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-22-2010), St Public Notif requested (SEP-22-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-13-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2011)
MATTOON CH OF THE NAZARENE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (SEP-12-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-12-2007), St Public Notif requested (SEP-12-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-15-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-29-2007), St Boil Water Order (AUG-29-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-29-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-07-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2007)
WILDLIFE CAMPGROUND 2 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2007), St Boil Water Order (AUG-13-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-13-2007), St Other (APR-03-2008), St Public Notif received (MAY-09-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAY-16-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-16-2007), St Boil Water Order (JUL-16-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-16-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-10-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-18-2007), St Boil Water Order (JUN-18-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-18-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-22-2007), St Public Notif received (MAY-02-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (MAY-14-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-14-2007), St Public Notif requested (MAY-14-2007), St Public Notif received (MAY-16-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-21-2007)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Birnamwood that have no violations reported:

  • MAYFLOWER LAKE RESORT (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WILDLIFE CAMPGROUND 1 (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • REMINGTON OIL CO (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WILDLIFE BAR & CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • R PLACE SUPPER CLUB (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.3 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

63.3%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

6.1%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
36 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
28 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Birnamwood (2011 data):

  • Banner Banks: at 416 Main St., branch established on 1900/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $90.5 mil, Deposits: $74.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Banner Bancorp, Ltd.

For population 15 years and over in Birnamwood:

Marital status in Birnamwood, WI
  • Never married: 37.3%
  • Now married: 43.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

For population 25 years and over in Birnamwood:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Wisconsin average:

10.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Birnamwood
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Birnamwood, WI (based on Shawano County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,35743
Catholic6,93012
Mainline Protestant4,99523
Other5273
None18,140-
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. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Shawano County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Shawano County:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 48
Here:

11.72 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Shawano County:

8.9%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.1%
State:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Shawano County:

11.0%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.9%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Birnamwood:

43.8%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Birnamwood:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.8%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Birnamwood:

8.0%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Birnamwood:

6.9
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

28.6%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

57.6%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

73.9%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Birnamwood, WI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 1$2,160$25,9201$710
Sewerage 1$5,408$64,8961$576
Water Supply 1$1,620$19,4401$594
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$3,936
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$211
Local Libraries 0$0 5$2,962
Financial Administration 0$0 1$632
Totals for Government 3$9,188$36,75219$9,621

Birnamwood government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $386,000 ($493.61)
    Sewerage: $77,000 ($98.47)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $137,000 ($175.19)
    Sewerage: $119,000 ($152.17)
    Water Utilities: $84,000 ($107.42)
    Local Fire Protection: $39,000 ($49.87)
    Libraries: $31,000 ($39.64)
    Central Staff Services: $31,000 ($39.64)
    Parks and Recreation: $26,000 ($33.25)
    Financial Administration: $23,000 ($29.41)
    General Public Buildings: $21,000 ($26.85)
    General - Other: $16,000 ($20.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($11.51)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $8,000 ($10.23)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000 ($2.56)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $96,000 ($122.76)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $8,000 ($10.23)

Birnamwood government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $146,000 ($186.70)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $11,000 ($14.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($5.12)
    Other: $2,000 ($2.56)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $62,000 ($79.28)
    Rents: $4,000 ($5.12)
    Donations From Private Sources: $3,000 ($3.84)
    Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $71,000 ($90.79)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $104,000 ($132.99)
    Other: $79,000 ($101.02)
    Highways: $23,000 ($29.41)
    Education: $14,000 ($17.90)
  • Tax - Property: $253,000 ($323.53)
    Other: $14,000 ($17.90)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,000 ($7.67)
    Other License: $1,000 ($1.28)

Birnamwood government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,406,000 ($3076.73)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,243,000 ($2868.29)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $163,000 ($208.44)

5.76% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,677 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.76%
Wisconsin average:

5.63%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Brown County, WI  0.93% ($43,381 average AGI)
from Waupaca County, WI  0.64% ($34,336)
from Marathon County, WI  0.57% ($31,821)


5.56% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,158 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.56%
Wisconsin average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Brown County, WI  0.93% ($43,643 average AGI)
to Marathon County, WI  0.55% ($36,923)
to Waupaca County, WI  0.51% ($36,471)

Businesses in Birnamwood, WI

  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Birnamwood:

  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WRIG (1390 AM; 10 kW; SCHOFIELD, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDUX (800 AM; 5 kW; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: LAIRD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WLBL (930 AM; 5 kW; AUBURNDALE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WFCL (1380 AM; 4 kW; CLINTONVILLE, WI; Owner: RESULTS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WXCO (1230 AM; 1 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: SEEHAFER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WJMT (730 AM; 1 kW; MERRILL, WI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Birnamwood:

  • WYNW (92.9 FM; BIRNAMWOOD, WI; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYCO (107.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: SEEHAFER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHRM (90.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WIFC (95.5 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WDEZ (101.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: W R I G, INC.)
  • WLBL-FM (91.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WXPW (91.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WHITE PINE COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WCLQ (89.5 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRLO-FM (105.3 FM; ANTIGO, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WACD (106.1 FM; ANTIGO, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WHDG (97.5 FM; RHINELANDER, WI; Owner: RAVEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMZK (104.1 FM; MERRILL, WI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRVM (102.7 FM; SURING, WI; Owner: WRVM, INC.)
  • WLJY (106.5 FM; MARSHFIELD, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Birnamwood:

  • WFXS (Channel 55; WITTENBERG, WI; Owner: DAVIS TELEVISION WAUSAU, LLC)
  • WAOW-TV (Channel 9; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WAOW-WYOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WSAW-TV (Channel 7; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WYOW (Channel 34; EAGLE RIVER, WI; Owner: WAOW-WYOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W24BV (Channel 24; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WHRM-TV (Channel 20; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WTPX (Channel 46; ANTIGO, WI; Owner: PAXSON WAUSAU LICENSE, INC.)
  • WJFW-TV (Channel 12; RHINELANDER, WI; Owner: NORTHLAND TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WIWB (Channel 14; SURING, WI; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF WISCONSIN, LLC)
  • W60CI (Channel 60; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W31CI (Channel 31; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Birnamwood fatal accident list:

Jan 17, 2013 04:20 PM, Us-45, Lat: 44.935633, Lon: -89.204464, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 15, 1998 08:20 AM, N, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 30, 1988 05:20 PM, Us 45, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 10ft / 3.4mTotal length
  • 1,613Total average daily traffic
  • 1,772Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Birnamwood)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Lat: 44.930278 Lon: -89.264722, Call Sign: WPWJ546,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.062 MHz, Grant Date: 12/02/2002, Expiration Date: 12/02/2012, Cancellation Date: 02/02/2013, Certifier: Doug Carlson, Registrant: Jsm Communications, Sheboygan Falls, WI 53085, Phone: (920) 467-2281
  • Lat: 44.930278 Lon: -89.214722, Call Sign: WQRD928,
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.062 MHz, Grant Date: 04/24/2013, Expiration Date: 04/24/2023, Certifier: Laun Klumpyc, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • Lat: 44.930278 Lon: -89.264722, Call Sign: WQSE520,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.062 MHz, Grant Date: 09/10/2013, Expiration Date: 09/10/2023, Certifier: Lauri A Klumpyan, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • N10520 (Lat: 44.974167 Lon: -89.120278), Call Sign: WREA843,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.825 MHz, 160.095 MHz, Grant Date: 09/07/2019, Expiration Date: 09/07/2029, Certifier: Julayne Stadler, Registrant: Northway Communications Inc., 105 East Oak Street, Wausau, WI 54401, Phone: (715) 842-0841, Fax: (715) 848-1413, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • Birnamwood WT A, Lat: 44.931806 Lon: -89.212083, Type: Tank, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WQUB475,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/28/2014, Expiration Date: 05/28/2024, Certifier: Mark E Dodge, Registrant: Ww Systems, LLC, 104 West Walker Street, Wittenberg, WI 54499, Phone: (715) 253-2111, Email:
  • Birnamwood WT B, Lat: 44.931806 Lon: -89.212083, Type: Tank, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WQUB475,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/28/2014, Expiration Date: 05/28/2024, Certifier: Mark E Dodge, Registrant: Ww Systems, LLC, 104 West Walker Street, Wittenberg, WI 54499, Phone: (715) 253-2111, Email:
  • Birnamwood WT C, Lat: 44.931806 Lon: -89.212083, Type: Tank, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WQUB475,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/28/2014, Expiration Date: 05/28/2024, Certifier: Mark E Dodge, Registrant: Ww Systems, LLC, 104 West Walker Street, Wittenberg, WI 54499, Phone: (715) 253-2111, Email:
  • Birnamwood WT D, Lat: 44.931806 Lon: -89.212083, Type: Tank, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WQUB475,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/28/2014, Expiration Date: 05/28/2024, Certifier: Mark E Dodge, Registrant: Ww Systems, LLC, 104 West Walker Street, Wittenberg, WI 54499, Phone: (715) 253-2111, Email:
  • ML93882A, W18950 Norrie Road (Eland #87992) (Lat: 44.885667 Lon: -89.207000), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 77.7 m, Overall height: 78.6 m, Call Sign: WRDY532,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17815.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/20/2019, Expiration Date: 08/20/2029, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • BIRNAMWOOD, N9054 Us Hwy 45 (Lat: 44.919806 Lon: -89.204500), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WRFU263,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6137.92 MHz, Grant Date: 05/01/2020, Expiration Date: 05/01/2030, Certifier: Steven T Campbell, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Birnamwood)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 30557 , Serial Number: 17701325, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 12/18/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 06/18/2009
    Registrant (Individual): David C Carlson, W17812 Church Rd, Birnamwood, WI 54414

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Birnamwood, WI
  • 86.2%Utility gas
  • 7.4%Wood
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.3%Electricity
  • 0.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Birnamwood, WI
  • 68.3%Utility gas
  • 27.7%Electricity
  • 4.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Birnamwood compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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