Cable, Wisconsin

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Population in 2010: 825.
Population change since 2000: -1.3%
 
Males: 432  (52.4%)
Females: 393  (47.6%)
Median resident age:

51.4 years
Wisconsin median age:

42.6 years

Zip codes: 54821.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $54,559 (it was $31,250 in 2000)
Cable:

$54,559
WI:

$64,168

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $34,124 (it was $16,985 in 2000)

Cable town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $176,924 (it was $83,300 in 2000)
Cable:

$176,924
WI:

$197,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $220,402; detached houses: $230,446; townhouses or other attached units: $344,557; in 2-unit structures: $214,396; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $98,345; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $256,361; mobile homes: $66,536; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $85,213
March 2019 cost of living index in Cable: 91.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Cable, WI (2010)
    • 80998.1%White alone
    • 60.7%Two or more races
    • 40.5%Hispanic
    • 30.4%Asian alone
    • 20.2%Black alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Cable, Wisconsin as of July 25, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cable is 413 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: German (45.7%), Norwegian (14.1%), English (13.3%), Irish (11.7%), Swedish (9.6%), French (6.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1370 feet

Land area: 69.2 square miles.

Population density: 12 people per square mile   (very low).

Cable, Wisconsin map

8 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.0%
Wisconsin:

3.6%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Cable town:

1.5% ($1,291)
Wisconsin:

2.0% ($2,245)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Duluth, MN (56.9 miles , pop. 86,918).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (124.3 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (350.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Drummond, WI (2.9 miles ),
Spider Lake, WI (3.1 miles ),
Namakagon, WI (3.2 miles ),
Lenroot, WI (3.3 miles ),
Grandview, WI (3.4 miles ),
Round Lake, WI (3.6 miles ),
Grand View, WI (3.7 miles),
Barnes, WI (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 46.20 N, Longitude: 91.27 W

Area code: 715

Distribution of median household income in Cable, WI in 2019
Cable satellite photo by USGS

Cable tourist attractions:

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.3%
Wisconsin:

4.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +17 (+2.1%).
Most common industries in Cable, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (21.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.7%)
  • Educational services (8.0%)
  • Health care (5.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (30.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.1%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.7%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (18.9%)
  • Educational services (12.8%)
  • Health care (10.2%)
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (9.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Cable, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Carpenters (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Carpenters (7.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (5.9%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)

Average climate in Cable, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cable-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Wisconsin state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/18/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 42.5 miles away from the Cable town center killed 2 people and injured 16 people and caused $10 million in damages.

On 6/8/1985, a category F3 tornado 42.6 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 42 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cable-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 70% 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 232.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 244.5 miles away from Cable center
On 2/7/2020 at 18:30:28, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 112.0 miles away from Cable center
On 1/9/2020 at 18:16:48, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MB) earthquake occurred 114.5 miles away from Cable center
On 4/8/2020 at 17:14:33, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 ML) earthquake occurred 114.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/2/2017 at 16:53:31, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 ML) earthquake occurred 104.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bayfield County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cable topographic map

Airports located in Cable:

College/University in Cable:

  • Cairn University-Wisconsin Wilderness (Full-time enrollment: 23; Location: 46445 Krafts Point Road; Private, not-for-profit)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cable:

  • Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (about 45 miles; Shell Lake, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,414)
  • University of Wisconsin-Superior (about 53 miles; Superior, WI; FT enrollment: 2,302)
  • University of Minnesota-Duluth (about 58 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 10,612)
  • Lake Superior College (about 59 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 3,768)
  • The College of Saint Scholastica (about 59 miles; Duluth, MN; FT enrollment: 3,762)
  • University of Wisconsin-Stout (about 97 miles; Menomonie, WI; FT enrollment: 8,120)
  • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (about 98 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 10,143)

Library in Cable:

  • FOREST LODGE LIBRARY (Operating income: $84,528; Location: 13450 COUNTY HWY M; 7,604 books; 11,545 e-books; 2,412 audio materials; 582 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 28 state licensed databases; 6 other licensed databases; 65 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Cable: Great Divide Ambulance Service (A), Cable Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Cable Namakagon Historical Museum (13405 Spruce Street), Cable Natural History Museum (13470 Cty Highway M), Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival (42225 Telemark Road).

Hotels: Four Seasons (44705 Birch Point Road), Bon NUIT L'Hotel (43540 Kavanaugh Road), Alpine Resort Lake Owen (HC 60 Box 48).

Bayfield County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

WILDE RIVER SUBDIVISION (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUL-23-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-23-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2007), St Public Notif issued (JUL-28-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-06-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-24-2007)

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

  • TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MOGASHEEN RESORT (Population served: 70, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LAKEWOOD VILLAGE CONDOS 1 (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ROOKERY PUB & CAFE (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • R PLACE CAFE (Population served: 35, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LAKEWOOD VILLAGE CONDOS 2 (Population served: 32, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MORTENSON RESORT & SPORT SHOP (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LAKEWOODS FOREST RIDGES GOLF COURSE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NAMAKAGON COMMUNITY CENTER (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TELEMARK CONDOMINIUMS (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.0 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

56.1%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.0%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

11.8%
Whole state:

8.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.3%
Whole state:

3.7%
2 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Banks with branches in Cable (2011 data):

  • State Bank of Drummond: Cable Branch at 43480 Kavanaugh Road, branch established on 1970/05/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $39.6 mil, Deposits: $33.3 mil, headquarters in Drummond, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Drummond Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Cable:

Marital status in Cable, WI
  • Never married: 18.4%
  • Now married: 58.5%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

For population 25 years and over in Cable:

  • High school or higher: 86.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.1%
  • Unemployed: 11.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Wisconsin average:

11.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cable, WI (based on Bayfield County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,10910
Mainline Protestant2,24714
Evangelical Protestant84710
Other11
Orthodox--
None8,810-
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: 5
Bayfield County:

3.32 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Here:

8.63 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
Bayfield County:

26.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.7%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.6%
Wisconsin:

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

14.3%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

6.25% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,866 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
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 Ashland County, WI  1.19% ($39,615 average AGI)
from Douglas County, WI  0.78% ($43,275)


5.34% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,261 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.34%
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 Ashland County, WI  0.97% ($35,492 average AGI)
to Douglas County, WI  0.75% ($39,837)

Businesses in Cable, WI

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 2
  • True Value: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Cable:

  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WHSM (910 AM; 5 kW; HAYWARD, WI; Owner: QB BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • WDSM (710 AM; 10 kW; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WWJC (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: WWJC, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WJMS (590 AM; 5 kW; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KDAL (610 AM; 5 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cable:

  • WHSM-FM (101.1 FM; HAYWARD, WI; Owner: QB BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • WOJB (88.9 FM; RESERVE, WI; Owner: LAC COURTE OREILLES OJIBWA PUBLIC)
  • WHSA (89.9 FM; BRULE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WRLS-FM (92.3 FM; HAYWARD, WI; Owner: VACATIONLAND BROADCASTER, INC.)
  • WEGZ (105.9 FM; WASHBURN, WI; Owner: KEWEENAW BAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNXR (107.3 FM; IRON RIVER, WI; Owner: GERALD J. HACKMAN)

TV broadcast stations around Cable:

  • WLEF-TV (Channel 36; PARK FALLS, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • K31GH (Channel 31; HAYWARD, WI; Owner: KQDS ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 36ft / 10.8mTotal length
  • $461,000Total costs
  • 6,393Total average daily traffic
  • 192Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,960Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Cable)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 12955 Cable Sunset Road (Lat: 46.205278 Lon: -91.302889), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: KNDT368,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.463 MHz, Grant Date: 02/27/2013, Expiration Date: 10/20/2022, Registrant: Mona Lee & Associates, LLC, 3730 Kirby Drive, Suite 1200, Pmb 165, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: (832) 850-7646, Email:
  • 3 Mi E 1 Mi S (Lat: 46.181667 Lon: -91.253333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 17 m, Call Sign: WQJA289,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.887 MHz, 457.262 MHz, 457.337 MHz, Grant Date: 06/27/2018, Expiration Date: 07/02/2028, Certifier: Tammy J Boiteau, Registrant: Air Communications Of Wi, Inc, 1600 Western Ave, Eau Claire, WI 54703, Phone: (715) 835-1751, Fax: (715) 835-4046, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • A1N0967A, 25205 Namakagon Dump Road (Lat: 46.198806 Lon: -91.049417), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 57.7 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WRDD466,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 04/02/2019, Expiration Date: 04/02/2029, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • CABLE, 2.5 Miles Southeast Of (Lat: 46.181611 Lon: -91.252944), Overall height: 16.8 m, Call Sign: WLC267, Licensee ID: L00101511,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2112.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/17/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: Chequamegon Telephone Cooperative, Cable, WI 54821

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 2.6 Miles Se Of Cable (Lat: 46.181611 Lon: -91.252944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 16.7 m, Call Sign: KWU519,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.9200 MHz, 152.840 MHz, Grant Date: 04/16/2019, Expiration Date: 04/01/2029, Certifier: Robert Bliss, Registrant: Contact Wireless, LLC, 4925 N. Conquistador St., Las Vegas, NV 89149, Phone: (702) 233-0153, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Cable Union Airport (Lat: 46.191611 Lon: -91.250194), Type: Tower, Call Sign: KKA4,
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHz, Grant Date: 05/03/1999, Expiration Date: 05/18/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/18/2004, Registrant: Libby R Parod, Hc 73 Box 758, Cable, WI 54821

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cable)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: TWO WINGS AVIATION MARINER (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 583 (92 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 1874C, N1874C, N-1874C, Serial Number: 42, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 12/15/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 08/27/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Jon M Mckinney, Po Box 358, Cable, WI 54821
  • Aircraft: GRAHAM DAMIEN ZODIAC 601-HD (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 4036A, N4036A, N-4036A, Serial Number: 6-4462, Certificate Issue Date: 03/11/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Jon M Mckinney, Po Box 358, Cable, WI 54821
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 05/10/1984
  • Aircraft: HUGHES SCOTT W PEGASUS III (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 44136, N44136, N-44136, Serial Number: 002, Certificate Issue Date: 06/24/1983
    Registrant (Individual): Scott W Hughes, 14500 S Riverside Rd, Cable, WI 54821
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 95776, N95776, N-95776, Serial Number: 18266626, Certificate Issue Date: 07/14/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Kelly C Nelson, 45265 Chicago Ave, Cable, WI 54821

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 6. The highest number of fire incidents - 17 took place in 2018, and the least - 0 in 2005. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Cable, WI When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (56.4%), and Outside Fires (33.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Cable, WI
    • 5756.4%Structure Fires
    • 3433.7%Outside Fires
    • 65.9%Other
    • 44.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cable, WI
Most common first names in Cable, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1577.9 years
William1373.1 years
Robert1372.2 years
James1277.7 years
Charles1277.1 years
Walter969.3 years
Henry876.6 years
Margaret882.6 years
George780.4 years
Donald772.6 years
Most common last names in Cable, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson1082.7 years
Rasmussen977.9 years
Amundson779.0 years
Radloff785.4 years
Karow560.4 years
Moore577.4 years
Smith572.0 years
Thompson585.4 years
Holly473.3 years
Maciosek473.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cable, WI
  • 61.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 22.9%Wood
  • 9.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.0%Electricity
  • 0.6%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cable, WI
  • 66.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 9.3%Electricity
  • 9.3%Wood
  • 2.7%No fuel used


Cable compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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