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Kewaunee County, Wisconsin (WI)

County population in 2019: 20,498 (28% urban, 72% rural); it was 20,187 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,303
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,328
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,244
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,608 (it was 1,379 in 2000)
% of renters here:

18%
State:

32%

Land area: 343 sq. mi.

Water area: 741.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 60 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Kewaunee County: 86.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (25.3%), Educational, health and social services (20.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 60%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 35%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Kewaunee County, WI (2019)
    • 19,25094.3%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6463.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2441.2%Two or more races
    • 1490.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 640.3%Asian alone
    • 560.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 90.04%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

44.7 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.9 years
Males: 10,361  (50.6%)
Females: 10,137  (49.4%)
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Average household size:
Kewaunee County:

2.0 people
Wisconsin:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $68,787 ($43,824 in 1999)
This county:

$68,787
Wisconsin:

$64,168

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $596 (lower quartile is $464, upper quartile is $732)
This county:

$596
State:

$746


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $180,057 (it was $94,200 in 2000)
Kewaunee:

$180,057
Wisconsin:

$197,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $114,628 - $259,083
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,305
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $493

Institutionalized population: 140

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 6
  • Burglaries: 14
  • Thefts: 71
  • Auto thefts: 1

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 13
  • Thefts: 255
  • Auto thefts: 1
Kewaunee County, WI map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 84 buildings, average cost: $114,200
  • 1998: 109 buildings, average cost: $123,200
  • 1999: 120 buildings, average cost: $130,500
  • 2000: 114 buildings, average cost: $136,700
  • 2001: 104 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2002: 136 buildings, average cost: $151,900
  • 2003: 116 buildings, average cost: $155,700
  • 2004: 119 buildings, average cost: $167,100
  • 2005: 87 buildings, average cost: $176,200
  • 2006: 64 buildings, average cost: $202,400
  • 2007: 48 buildings, average cost: $186,000
  • 2008: 48 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2009: 32 buildings, average cost: $169,700
  • 2010: 31 buildings, average cost: $196,400
  • 2011: 26 buildings, average cost: $205,300
  • 2012: 26 buildings, average cost: $217,700
  • 2013: 35 buildings, average cost: $247,300
  • 2014: 30 buildings, average cost: $213,200
  • 2015: 31 buildings, average cost: $275,200
  • 2016: 35 buildings, average cost: $212,300
  • 2017: 40 buildings, average cost: $238,100
  • 2018: 42 buildings, average cost: $238,300
  • 2019: 34 buildings, average cost: $267,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Kewaunee, WI residents
Average permit cost in Kewaunee, WI
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,832 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,654 (1.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Kewaunee, WI in 2019
Distribution of house value in Kewaunee, WI in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Kewaunee, WI in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.1%
Kewaunee County:

7.1%
Wisconsin:

10.4%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.5% for Black residents, 20.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.4% for American Indian residents, 38.1% for other race residents, 13.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 44.7 years old
(Males: 43.7 years old, Females: 45.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.8 years old, Black residents: 56.0 years old, American Indian residents: 30.8 years old, Asian residents: 32.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.0 years old, Other race residents: 39.1 years old)

Area name: Green Bay, WI HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Kewaunee County is $468 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $590 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $830 a month.

Cities in this county include: Algoma, Kewaunee, Luxemburg, Red River, Montpelier, West Kewaunee, Carlton, Ahnapee, Pierce, Casco.

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

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Neighboring counties: Caledonia County, Vermont , Blaine County, Idaho , Orleans County, Vermont , Harney County, Oregon , Dodge County , Gratiot County, Michigan , Lapeer County, Michigan , Sweet Grass County, Montana .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.1%
Wisconsin:

4.5%

Unemployment by year in Kewaunee, WI
County total employment by year in Kewaunee, WI
County average yearly wages by year in Kewaunee, WI

Current college students: 602
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 93.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 20.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 459 (24.3% naturalized citizens)

Kewaunee County:

2.2%
Whole state:

5.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 2602010 or later
  • 772000 to 2009
  • 731990 to 1999
  • 341980 to 1989
  • 171970 to 1979
  • 44Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 55.4%

Kewaunee County marital status for males Kewaunee County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,589
  • One, attached: 129
  • Two: 397
  • 3 or 4: 241
  • 5 to 9: 289
  • 10 to 19: 166
  • 20 or more: 198
  • Mobile homes: 473
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 9

Housing units in Kewaunee County with a mortgage: 3,876 (126 second mortgage, 510 home equity loan, 14 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,851

Here:

60.0% with mortgage
State:

62.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Kewaunee County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic10,6067
Evangelical Protestant3,25710
Mainline Protestant6635
Other81
None6,040-
Kewaunee 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: 5
Kewaunee County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Kewaunee County:

6.35 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 24
This county:

11.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Kewaunee County:

7.9%
Wisconsin:

7.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Kewaunee County:

29.9%
State:

27.5%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.5%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Kewaunee County:

Average size of farms: 190 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $114,551
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $193.92
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 76.66%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $87,741
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 72.41%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $100,913
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.38%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 35.43
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 45.86%
Corn for grain: 24016 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 7867 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 13006 harvested acres
Vegetables: 2,285 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 151 acres

Earthquake activity:

Kewaunee County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 29% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/2015 at 16:23:07, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 191.9 miles away from Kewaunee County center
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 420.3 miles away from the county center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 222.1 miles away from the county 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 394.7 miles away from the county center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 382.3 miles away from Kewaunee County center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 419.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Wisconsin Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4520-WI: April 4, 2020, FEMA Id: 4520, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Wisconsin Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3249: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3249, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Wisconsin Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 11, 2000 to December 31, 2000, Emergency Declared EM-3163: January 24, 2001, FEMA Id: 3163, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Wisconsin Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: June 22, 1990 to July 19, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-874: July 13, 1990, FEMA Id: 874, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Wisconsin Drought, Incident Period: June 17, 1976, Emergency Declared EM-3014: June 17, 1976, FEMA Id: 3014, Natural disaster type: Drought
  • Wisconsin SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: April 27, 1973, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-376: April 27, 1973, FEMA Id: 376, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Kewaunee County (6) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Kewaunee

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,839 (76.0%)
  • Carpooled: 870 (11.3%)
  • Bus: 15 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 29 (0.4%)
  • Bicycle: 20 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 290 (3.8%)
  • Worked at home: 622 (8.1%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)

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


  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (45%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • El Salvador (7%)
  • Nicaragua (6%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (4%)
  • England (3%)
  • Colombia (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Kewaunee County


  • German (29%)
  • Belgian (19%)
  • American (10%)
  • Czech (5%)
  • Polish (5%)
  • English (2%)
  • Irish (2%)

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

People in group quarters in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin in 2000:

  • 136 people in nursing homes
  • 91 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 19 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin in 2010:

  • 118 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 34 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 22 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $60,589.

4.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,350 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.80%
Wisconsin average:

5.63%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.23% relocated from other counties in Wisconsin ($41,548 average AGI)
0.58% relocated from other states ($5,802 average AGI)
Kewaunee County:

0.58%
Wisconsin average:

1.91%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Brown County, WI  2.17% ($53,973 average AGI)
from Door County, WI  0.60% ($32,627)
from Manitowoc County, WI  0.23% ($43,150)


4.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,776 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.77%
Wisconsin average:

5.85%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.09% relocated to other counties in Wisconsin ($40,751 average AGI)
0.68% relocated to other states ($8,025 average AGI)
Kewaunee County:

0.68%
Wisconsin average:

2.13%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Brown County, WI  2.37% ($51,530 average AGI)
to Door County, WI  0.67% ($36,614)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.6

Births per 1000 population in Kewaunee County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 8.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Kewaunee County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Kewaunee County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 6.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Kewaunee County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Kewaunee County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Kewaunee County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Kewaunee County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Kewaunee County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Kewaunee County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,412 (3,021 aged, 391 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 121 (2%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin in 1999 - 2019:

  • Congestive heart failure (241)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (237)
  • Unspecified dementia (119)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (113)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (100)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (58)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (53)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (22)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 5%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,041
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 912

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 35
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 38

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 14
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 20,498
  • Male householders: 4,619 (1,273 living alone), Female householders: 3,819 (1,098 living alone)
  • 4,872 spouses (4,855 opposite-sex spouses), 453 unmarried partners, (450 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 5,543 children (5,192 natural, 76 adopted, 275 stepchildren), 195 grandchildren, 130 brothers or sisters, 116 parents, 14 foster children, 96 other relatives, 444 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 173

Size of family households: 2,903 2-persons, 1,190 3-persons, 923 4-persons, 501 5-persons, 96 6-persons, 51 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,369 1-person, 308 2-persons, 31 3-persons, 39 4-persons.

3,245 married couples with children.
769 single-parent households (168 men, 601 women).

96.9% of residents of Kewaunee speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (45% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 18% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (96% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (83% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 11% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $89,051,000 ($4,307 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,575,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $46,167,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $18,899,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,949,000
Federal grants: $14,012,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,220,000 ($87,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,804,000 ($681,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,734,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,021,000
Federal Government insurance: $11,481,000

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

Births: 1,287
Here:

62 per 1000 residents
State:

65 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 963
Here:

46 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +55
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +296
Here:

+14 per 1000 residents
State:

+3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Kewaunee County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.07 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.2

Year house built in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin
  • Year house built in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin
  • 2232014 or later
  • 1372010 to 2013
  • 1,1052000 to 2009
  • 1,2491990 to 1999
  • 8761980 to 1989
  • 1,2411970 to 1979
  • 7691960 to 1969
  • 7731950 to 1959
  • 4911940 to 1949
  • 2,6071939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin
  • 111 room
  • 142 rooms
  • 873 rooms
  • 4164 rooms
  • 1,2565 rooms
  • 1,3786 rooms
  • 1,2197 rooms
  • 9308 rooms
  • 1,4019+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin
  • 1921 room
  • 842 rooms
  • 2123 rooms
  • 3644 rooms
  • 4025 rooms
  • 2676 rooms
  • 897 rooms
  • 388 rooms
  • 759+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin
  • 21no bedroom
  • 741 bedroom
  • 9892 bedrooms
  • 3,5993 bedrooms
  • 1,6034 bedrooms
  • 4285+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin
  • 190no bedroom
  • 3341 bedroom
  • 5862 bedrooms
  • 4883 bedrooms
  • 1114 bedrooms
  • 225+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Kewaunee County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Kewaunee County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 145no vehicle
  • 1,3041 vehicle
  • 2,7032 vehicles
  • 1,5193 vehicles
  • 7184 vehicles
  • 3365+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Kewaunee County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Kewaunee County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 287no vehicle
  • 7031 vehicle
  • 5482 vehicles
  • 1443 vehicles
  • 404 vehicles
  • 105+ vehicles

91.7% of Kewaunee County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 73% lived in Wisconsin.

Kewaunee County:

91.7%
State average:

86.0%

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

  • This state: 17,353
  • Other state: 2,563
  • Northeast: 325
  • Midwest: 1,578
  • South: 338
  • West: 317
Year householders moved into unit in Kewaunee County, WI
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Kewaunee County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 52.2%Utility gas
  • 26.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.4%Wood
  • 6.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.4%Electricity
  • 0.8%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 54.2%Utility gas
  • 24.9%Electricity
  • 12.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.1%Other fuel
  • 3.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Wood
  • 0.6%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 471
Here:

23.3%
Wisconsin:

14.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 18
Here:

1.6%
Wisconsin:

9.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 97
Here:

15.5%
Wisconsin:

17.6%

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

Kewaunee County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $2,237,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,278,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $78,000
    Parks and Recreation: $39,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,196,000
    Parks and Recreation: $99,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $6,948,000
    Health - Other: $3,337,000
    Police Protection: $2,449,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,112,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,477,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,277,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,099,000
    Central Staff Services: $908,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $892,000
    Financial Administration: $743,000
    Parks and Recreation: $580,000
    General - Other: $408,000
    General Public Buildings: $351,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $303,000
    Libraries: $263,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $478,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $905,000
    Other: $161,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,270,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,185,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,085,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $181,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $73,000
    Rents: $72,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $20,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $130,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $2,489,000
    Highways: $1,597,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,237,000
    Other: $731,000
    Education: $435,000
    Health and Hospitals: $144,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,119,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $751,000
    Other License: $123,000
    Other: $43,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $39,000

Kewaunee County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $2,237,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,278,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $78,000
    Parks and Recreation: $39,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,196,000
    Parks and Recreation: $99,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $6,948,000
    Health - Other: $3,337,000
    Police Protection: $2,449,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,112,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,477,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,277,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,099,000
    Central Staff Services: $908,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $892,000
    Financial Administration: $743,000
    Parks and Recreation: $580,000
    General - Other: $408,000
    General Public Buildings: $351,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $303,000
    Libraries: $263,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $478,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $905,000
    Other: $161,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,270,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,185,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,085,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $181,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $73,000
    Rents: $72,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $20,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $130,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $2,489,000
    Highways: $1,597,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,237,000
    Other: $731,000
    Education: $435,000
    Health and Hospitals: $144,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,119,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $751,000
    Other License: $123,000
    Other: $43,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $39,000

Kewaunee County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $2,237,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,278,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $78,000
    Parks and Recreation: $39,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,196,000
    Parks and Recreation: $99,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $6,948,000
    Health - Other: $3,337,000
    Police Protection: $2,449,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,112,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,477,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,277,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,099,000
    Central Staff Services: $908,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $892,000
    Financial Administration: $743,000
    Parks and Recreation: $580,000
    General - Other: $408,000
    General Public Buildings: $351,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $303,000
    Libraries: $263,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $478,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $905,000
    Other: $161,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,270,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,185,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,085,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $181,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $73,000
    Rents: $72,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $20,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $130,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $2,489,000
    Highways: $1,597,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,237,000
    Other: $731,000
    Education: $435,000
    Health and Hospitals: $144,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,119,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $751,000
    Other License: $123,000
    Other: $43,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $39,000

Kewaunee County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $2,237,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,278,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $78,000
    Parks and Recreation: $39,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,196,000
    Parks and Recreation: $99,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $6,948,000
    Health - Other: $3,337,000
    Police Protection: $2,449,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,112,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,477,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,277,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,099,000
    Central Staff Services: $908,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $892,000
    Financial Administration: $743,000
    Parks and Recreation: $580,000
    General - Other: $408,000
    General Public Buildings: $351,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $303,000
    Libraries: $263,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $478,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $905,000
    Other: $161,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,270,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,185,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,085,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $181,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $73,000
    Rents: $72,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $20,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $130,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $2,489,000
    Highways: $1,597,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,237,000
    Other: $731,000
    Education: $435,000
    Health and Hospitals: $144,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,119,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $751,000
    Other License: $123,000
    Other: $43,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $39,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 164
  • Number of aged recipients: 12
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 152
  • Number of recipients under 18: 18
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 123
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 23
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 77
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 56
Most common first names in Kewaunee County, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John27977.0 years
Mary21883.2 years
Joseph21177.5 years
Edward19277.4 years
Robert15269.5 years
Frank14480.3 years
George13479.1 years
William12976.7 years
Anna11485.4 years
Helen10183.0 years
Most common last names in Kewaunee County, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Mueller4479.4 years
Kuehl3880.2 years
Johnson3676.0 years
Seidl3680.3 years
Blahnik3474.8 years
Schmidt2981.0 years
Anderson2978.6 years
Deprey2881.3 years
Smith2677.4 years
Schneider2577.8 years
Businesses in Kewaunee County, WI
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1McDonald's2
Curves1Subway3
H&R Block1True Value1
La-Z-Boy1U-Haul1
Lane Furniture1UPS1

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