Omro, Wisconsin

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Population in 2019: 3,583 (95% urban, 5% rural).
Population change since 2000: +12.8%
 
Males: 1,877  (52.4%)
Females: 1,706  (47.6%)
Median resident age:

37.6 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.9 years

Zip codes: 54963.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $58,190 (it was $45,208 in 2000)
Omro:

$58,190
WI:

$64,168

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $34,061 (it was $18,332 in 2000)

Omro city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $160,153 (it was $82,900 in 2000)
Omro:

$160,153
WI:

$197,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $203,215; detached houses: $210,579; townhouses or other attached units: $167,262; in 2-unit structures: $112,043; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $93,258; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $174,807; mobile homes: $33,436

Median gross rent in 2019: $890.

March 2019 cost of living index in Omro: 91.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 4.5%
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  • Races in Omro, WI (2019)
    • 3,48597.0%White alone
    • 621.7%Hispanic
    • 270.8%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 22 registered sex offenders living in Omro, Wisconsin as of January 27, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Omro is 162 to 1.


Crime rates in Omro by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.9)
1
(27.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(182.1)
14
(422.2)
6
(177.6)
7
(203.1)
7
(203.4)
7
(198.2)
5
(141.2)
4
(112.3)
2
(56.2)
8
(225.5)
6
(168.5)
1
(28.1)
3
(83.6)
4
(111.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
6
(182.1)
22
(663.4)
10
(295.9)
16
(464.3)
6
(174.4)
15
(424.7)
10
(282.5)
5
(140.3)
2
(56.2)
5
(140.9)
6
(168.5)
8
(224.6)
8
(222.8)
2
(55.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
19
(537.9)
55
(1,554)
83
(2,329)
42
(1,179)
56
(1,578)
47
(1,320)
40
(1,123)
18
(501.4)
13
(362.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(91.1)
3
(90.5)
2
(59.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.2)
4
(112.3)
1
(28.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.1)
2
(56.1)
1
(27.9)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index56.5138.161.073.155.290.9112.4134.464.6118.1100.670.776.963.0

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Omro, WI

Crime rate in Omro detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Wisconsin average:

2.18
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Ancestries: German (49.7%), American (10.2%), Polish (7.3%), English (4.8%), Irish (4.5%), Canadian (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1944

Elevation: 760 feet

Land area: 2.24 square miles.

Population density: 1,601 people per square mile   (low).

Omro, Wisconsin map

27 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.7%
Wisconsin:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,903 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,656 (1.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Oshkosh, WI (9.4 miles , pop. 62,916).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (74.3 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (161.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Waukau, WI (1.9 miles ),
Rushford, WI (2.2 miles ),
Winneconne, WI (2.3 miles ),
Butte des Morts, WI (2.4 miles ),
Poygan, WI (2.4 miles ),
Utica, WI (2.6 miles ),
Nepeuskun, WI (2.8 miles ),
Oshkosh, WI (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 44.04 N, Longitude: 88.74 W

Area code: 920

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $91,500
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $79,500
  • 1999: 12 buildings, average cost: $83,400
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $93,400
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $89,100
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $113,300
  • 2003: 17 buildings, average cost: $107,900
  • 2004: 28 buildings, average cost: $96,400
  • 2005: 26 buildings, average cost: $110,500
  • 2006: 26 buildings, average cost: $110,500
  • 2007: 16 buildings, average cost: $113,000
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $168,000
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $120,600
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $132,300
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $116,100
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $136,000
  • 2014: 12 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2015: 12 buildings, average cost: $133,200
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $155,400
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 2018: 7 buildings, average cost: $194,900
  • 2019: 5 buildings, average cost: $312,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Omro, WI residents
Average permit cost in Omro, WI
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.6%
Wisconsin:

4.5%
Historical population in Omro, WI
Historical housing units in Omro, WI

Population change in the 1990s: +362 (+12.9%).
Most common industries in Omro, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.2%)
  • Educational services (9.7%)
  • Construction (8.0%)
  • Machinery (4.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.4%)
  • Machinery (8.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.3%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.2%)
  • Truck transportation (6.2%)
  • Health care (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.6%)
  • Educational services (12.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Social assistance (5.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.6%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Omro, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)
  • Child care workers (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Registered nurses (3.8%)

Average climate in Omro, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Omro, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2003 was 88.5. This is about average.

City:

88.5
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2003 was 35.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.9
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Omro-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 49% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 0.9 miles away from the Omro city center killed 7 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/27/1984, a category F4 tornado 2.9 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Omro-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 2% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 389.0 miles away from the city center
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 178.6 miles away from Omro center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 363.6 miles away from Omro center
On 5/2/2015 at 16:23:07, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 208.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 389.0 miles away from Omro 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 143.7 miles away from Omro center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Winnebago County (9) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Omro topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Omro:

  • OMRO CARE CTR (500 GRANT AVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Omro:

  • CLARITY CARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; OSHKOSH, WI)
  • MERCY MED CTR OF OSHKOSH Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; OSHKOSH, WI)
  • MERCY MEDICAL CTR SUBACUTE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; OSHKOSH, WI)
  • FMC DIALYSIS - OSHKOSH (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; OSHKOSH, WI)
  • AURORA MED CTR OSHKOSH Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; OSHKOSH, WI)
  • RESCARE HOME CARE WISCONSIN, INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; OSHKOSH, WI)
  • EVERGREEN HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; OSHKOSH, WI)

Airports located in Omro:

Amtrak station near Omro:

  • 11 miles: OSHKOSH (124 N. MAIN ST.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Omro:

  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (about 10 miles; Oshkosh, WI; Full-time enrollment: 10,637)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 22 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 5,682)
  • Lawrence University (about 23 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 2,821)
  • Moraine Park Technical College (about 24 miles; Fond du Lac, WI; FT enrollment: 3,079)
  • Marian University (about 25 miles; Fond Du Lac, WI; FT enrollment: 2,045)
  • Saint Norbert College (about 44 miles; De Pere, WI; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • Lakeland College (about 45 miles; Plymouth, WI; FT enrollment: 2,395)

Public high school in Omro:

  • OMRO HIGH (Students: 381, Location: 455 FOX TRL, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Omro:

  • OMRO ELEMENTARY (Students: 360, Location: 1000 N WEBSTER AVE, Grades: 2-5)
  • OMRO MIDDLE (Students: 319, Location: 455 FOX TRL, Grades: 6-8)
  • PATCH ELEMENTARY (Students: 250, Location: 607 TYLER AVE, Grades: PK-1)
See full list of schools located in Omro

Library in Omro:

  • CARTER MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $154,150; Location: 405 E. HURON ST.; 25,534 books; 11,266 e-books; 4,244 audio materials; 2,516 video materials; 28 state licensed databases; 11 other licensed databases; 55 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Omro: Omro Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Carter Memorial Library (B), Omro Rushford Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Omro include: First Baptist Church (A), First Presbyterian Church (B), Grace Lutheran Church (C), Saint Lukes Evangelical Lutheran Church (D), Saint Marys Roman Catholic Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Birthplace of: Charles W. Gillam - Minnesota politician, Delbert Philpott - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal.

Winnebago 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 Omro and their reported violations in the past:

POYGAN TOWN HALL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-11-2011), St Boil Water Order (MAY-11-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-11-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-16-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-14-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-06-2011), St Boil Water Order (APR-06-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-06-2011), St Public Notif received (APR-20-2011), St Compliance achieved (APR-28-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In MAY-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-09-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUL-07-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-07-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-12-2011)
SPRINGBROOK TAVERN (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-29-2011), St Boil Water Order (JUN-29-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-29-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-12-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • WAUKAU UN METHODIST CH (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

66.0%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.5%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
69 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
79 people in nursing homes in 2000
20 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Omro (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Berlin: Omro Branch at 120 Alder Avenue, branch established on 2002/10/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $283.2 mil, Deposits: $249.9 mil, headquarters in Berlin, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: First Berlin Bancorp, Inc.
  • American Bank: Omro Branch at 200 West Main Street, branch established on 1927/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $228.4 mil, Deposits: $169.8 mil, headquarters in Fond Du Lac, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Neb Corporation
  • Citizens Bank: Omro Branch at 124 East Main Street, branch established on 1892/01/01. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $9,212.3 mil, Deposits: $7,452.0 mil, headquarters in Flint, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 220 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Republic Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Omro:

Marital status in Omro, WI
  • Never married: 27.9%
  • Now married: 53.1%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

For population 25 years and over in Omro:

  • High school or higher: 95.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Wisconsin average:

10.3

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

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Religion statistics for Omro, WI (based on Winnebago County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic36,51411
Evangelical Protestant23,93866
Mainline Protestant21,02243
Other1,35910
None84,161-
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: 12
Winnebago County:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 56
This county:

3.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 121
Winnebago County:

7.50 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.4%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Winnebago County:

26.3%
Wisconsin:

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

13.4%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

62.2%
Wisconsin:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Omro:

65.3%
Wisconsin:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.4
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Omro:

13.3%
Wisconsin:

21.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Omro:

6.9
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Omro:

29.6%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

69.0%
Wisconsin:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Omro:

81.6%
Wisconsin:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Omro, 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
Police Protection - Officers 6$29,576$59,1522$1,076
Streets and Highways 4$18,709$56,1270$0
Financial Administration 3$15,907$63,6280$0
Water Supply 2$8,543$51,2580$0
Local Libraries 2$6,173$37,0383$2,050
Sewerage 1$4,929$59,1480$0
Other and Unallocable 1$4,201$50,4125$2,854
Police - Other 1$4,063$48,7562$1,364
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$173
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$252
Totals for Government 20$92,101$55,26114$7,770

Omro government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $61,000 ($17.02)
    Parks and Recreation: $30,000 ($8.37)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $819,000 ($228.58)
    Police Protection: $777,000 ($216.86)
    Regular Highways: $483,000 ($134.80)
    Water Utilities: $457,000 ($127.55)
    Parks and Recreation: $293,000 ($81.78)
    Central Staff Services: $248,000 ($69.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $237,000 ($66.15)
    Libraries: $170,000 ($47.45)
    General - Other: $161,000 ($44.93)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $116,000 ($32.38)
    Financial Administration: $100,000 ($27.91)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $82,000 ($22.89)
    Local Fire Protection: $54,000 ($15.07)
    General Public Buildings: $37,000 ($10.33)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $36,000 ($10.05)
    Health - Other: $6,000 ($1.67)
    Housing and Community Development: $3,000 ($0.84)
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000 ($0.28)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $123,000 ($34.33)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $53,000 ($14.79)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.28)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,347,000 ($375.94)

Omro government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $867,000 ($241.98)
    Parks and Recreation: $112,000 ($31.26)
    Other: $42,000 ($11.72)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $26,000 ($7.26)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($1.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($0.56)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $95,000 ($26.51)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $150,000 ($41.86)
    General Revenue - Other: $127,000 ($35.45)
    Fines and Forfeits: $33,000 ($9.21)
    Rents: $19,000 ($5.30)
    Sale of Property: $14,000 ($3.91)
    Donations From Private Sources: $9,000 ($2.51)
    Special Assessments: $4,000 ($1.12)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $340,000 ($94.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $827,000 ($230.81)
    Highways: $206,000 ($57.49)
    Education: $67,000 ($18.70)
    Other: $21,000 ($5.86)
  • Tax - Property: $1,576,000 ($439.85)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $39,000 ($10.88)
    Other: $27,000 ($7.54)
    Other License: $23,000 ($6.42)

Omro government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,642,000 ($1295.56)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,194,000 ($1170.53)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $448,000 ($125.03)

Omro government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,286,000 ($2033.49)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $301,000 ($84.01)

6.64% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,698 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.64%
Wisconsin average:

5.63%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($356 average AGI)
Winnebago County:

0.03%
Wisconsin average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Outagamie County, WI  2.06% ($45,235 average AGI)
from Calumet County, WI  0.46% ($50,511)
from Fond du Lac County, WI  0.45% ($41,535)


6.76% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($64,729 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.76%
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 Outagamie County, WI  2.22% ($59,783 average AGI)
to Calumet County, WI  0.36% ($46,340)
to Fond du Lac County, WI  0.32% ($55,502)

Businesses in Omro, WI

  • McDonald's: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Omro:

  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WRPN (1600 AM; 5 kW; RIPON, WI)
  • WDUX (800 AM; 5 kW; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: LAIRD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WOSH (1490 AM; 1 kW; OSHKOSH, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTAQ (1360 AM; 10 kW; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVCY (690 AM; 0 kW; OSHKOSH, WI; Owner: VCY/AMERICA, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Omro:

  • WAPL-FM (105.7 FM; APPLETON, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVBO (103.9 FM; WINNECONNE, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPKR (99.5 FM; OMRO, WI; Owner: MIDWEST DIMENSIONS, INC.)
  • WBJZ (104.7 FM; BERLIN, WI; Owner: CAXAMBAS CORPORATION)
  • WWWX (96.9 FM; OSHKOSH, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WROE (94.3 FM; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W203AV (88.5 FM; OSHKOSH, WI; Owner: WRVM, INC.)
  • WTCX (96.1 FM; RIPON, WI; Owner: RADIO B/C LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNCY-FM (100.3 FM; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIXX (101.1 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHID (88.1 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: BD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIV OF WI SYS)
  • WRST-FM (90.3 FM; OSHKOSH, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WOGB (103.1 FM; KAUKAUNA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEMI (91.9 FM; APPLETON, WI; Owner: EVANGEL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WAUH (102.3 FM; WAUTOMA, WI; Owner: HOMETOWN BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WPCK (104.9 FM; KAUKAUNA, WI; Owner: MIDWEST DIMENSIONS, INC.)
  • WLFM (91.1 FM; APPLETON, WI; Owner: LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN)
  • KFIZ-FM (107.1 FM; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: RBH ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • W271AC (102.1 FM; APPLETON, WI; Owner: FAMILY EDUC. BROADCASTING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Omro:

  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
  • W23BL (Channel 23; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WLUK-TV (Channel 11; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFRV-TV (Channel 5; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WBAY-TV (Channel 2; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF GREEN BAY, INC.)
  • W17CF (Channel 17; RIPON, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WWRS-TV (Channel 52; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WPNE (Channel 38; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WGBA (Channel 26; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: ARIES TELECOMMUNICATION CORPORATION)
  • W66DC (Channel 66; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Omro fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Omro fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 82ft / 25.3mTotal length
  • 31,407Total average daily traffic
  • 1,672Total average daily truck traffic
  • 38,747Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Omro)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 44.030611 Lon: -88.734417, Call Sign: WQRA393,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.825 MHz, Grant Date: 04/03/2013, Expiration Date: 04/03/2023, Certifier: Dawn M Ashcraft, Registrant: Frank\'s Radio Service, Inc, 4410 Custer Street, Manitowoc, WI 54220, Phone: (920) 682-5989, Fax: (920) 682-6027, Email:
  • 1434 Progress Lane (Lat: 44.038250 Lon: -88.725056), Type: Building, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WRAQ230,
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.000 MHz, 462.800 MHz, Grant Date: 01/26/2018, Expiration Date: 01/26/2028, Certifier: Philip Sperling, Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, Phone: (847) 229-0250, Fax: (847) 229-0259, Email:
  • 5505 O Reily Rd (Lat: 44.091639 Lon: -88.775222), Call Sign: WRBQ286,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.925 MHz, Grant Date: 05/18/2018, Expiration Date: 05/18/2028, Certifier: Mark Schonscheck, Registrant: Baycom Inc, 2040 Radisson Street, Green Bay, WI 54302, Phone: (920) 544-4248, Fax: (920) 468-8615, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • Sandpit, 3843 Sand Pit Rd (Lat: 44.030833 Lon: -88.654167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 73.2 m, Call Sign: WNTQ624,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10616.8 MHz, 10624.3 MHz, 6825.62 MHz, 10623.1 MHz, Grant Date: 01/22/1998, Expiration Date: 02/08/2008, Cancellation Date: 04/12/2008, Phone: (414) 236-4938
  • SAND PIT, 3843 Sand Pit Road (Lat: 44.030833 Lon: -88.654167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 73.2 m, Call Sign: WQJJ769,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz... (+7 more), Grant Date: 07/12/2018, Expiration Date: 10/03/2028, Certifier: Craig Lautenschlager, Registrant: Winnebago County, 2040 Radisson Street, Green Bay, WI 54302, Phone: (920) 544-4248, Fax: (920) 468-8615, Email:
  • WAUKAU/RUSH LAKE, 7726 Archery Drive (Lat: 43.987333 Lon: -88.786500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQKU907,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, Grant Date: 09/04/2019, Expiration Date: 09/22/2029, Certifier: John E Rooney, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • OMRO, County Hwy F & County Hwy Tt, Omro, Wi 54963-9623 (Lat: 44.062778 Lon: -88.768889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WQPN528,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz... (+4 more), Grant Date: 07/06/2012, Expiration Date: 07/06/2022, Certifier: Cherilyn Eischen, Registrant: Winnebago County, 4311 Jackson St, Oshkosh, WI 54901, Phone: (920) 236-7300, Fax: (920) 236-7333, Email:
  • ML04AL087, 4481 County Road F (Lat: 44.053222 Lon: -88.757500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93 m, Call Sign: WQRF254,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/30/2013, Expiration Date: 04/30/2023, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: Dla Piper LLP, 500 8th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 799-4216, Fax: (202) 799-5616, Email:
  • OMRO, 6421 Yost Road (Lat: 44.068333 Lon: -88.719444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 92.6 m, Overall height: 97.2 m, Call Sign: WLV867,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6740.62 MHz, Grant Date: 01/11/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 10/25/2013, Certifier: Kenneth R Meyers, 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:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Omro)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Omro)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$94,3001$181,28011$143,3551$37,060
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$109,2200$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$02$131,3750$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$167,8700$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0020.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$94,430
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0020.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Omro, WI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Omro, WI - Value

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 9. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 28 took place in 2006, and the least - 1 in 2010. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Omro, WI When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (54.9%), and Outside Fires (27.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Omro, WI
    • 7854.9%Structure Fires
    • 3927.5%Outside Fires
    • 1611.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 96.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Omro, WI
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Omro, WI
  • 93.6%Utility gas
  • 5.0%Electricity
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Omro, WI
  • 50.3%Utility gas
  • 47.5%Electricity
  • 2.2%Other fuel


Omro compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 14 pilots and 10 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 62 patent applications in 2008-2023.