Fall River, Wisconsin

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Fall River, Wisconsin

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High Points

Fall River strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Wisconsin):

Category Trophy
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Fall River People in Middle Class or Better
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Fall River Well-Paid Single Men
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Fall River Median Family Income
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 18% Fall River Low Rate of Poverty
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 19% Fall River Well-Paid Single Women

Comparative Profile of Fall River, Wisconsin

Comparing Fall River to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Wisconsin (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Men 9 7
Well-Paid Single Women 9 7
Children Under 5 Years Old 8 9
Male Share of the Population 8 7
Racial Diversity 4 5
Female Share of the Population 4 4
Senior Citizens 2 2
Age of the Population 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 8 9
Portion of People Married 8 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 10 9
Median Family Income 9 8
People Above Poverty 9 7
College Educated Adults 8 7

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 5 3
Walking and Biking to Work 4 3
Public Transportation Use 3 3
Working at Home 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 9 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 6 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 5 3
People Living Alone 4 3
Affordability of Rents 4 4
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 4

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Fall River Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 28 miles NE of Madison, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City 62 miles W of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Columbia
Standard Zip Codes 53932
Phone Area Codes 920
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.384
Longitude -89.045

Fall River Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.8 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 24 F
Apr Temp 36 to 56 F
Jul Temp 61 to 81 F
Oct Temp 39 to 60 F
Annual Precip 33.6 inches
Distance 16.4 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 23 F
Apr Temp 36 to 55 F
Jul Temp 60 to 81 F
Oct Temp 40 to 59 F
Annual Precip 32.8 inches
Distance 22.1 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 25 F
Apr Temp 34 to 56 F
Jul Temp 59 to 82 F
Oct Temp 36 to 60 F
Annual Precip 34.5 inches
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Fall River Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,097 100%
Male 540 49.2%
Female 557 50.8%
Under 18 323 29.4%
18+ 774 70.6%
65+ 118 10.8%
Median Age 33.2
Average Family Size 3.15
White 1,082 98.6%
African-American 6 0.5%
Asian 3 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 5 0.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 6 0.5%

Estimated Fall River Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,280
Growth 183
Growth % 16.7%

Fall River Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 52.9%
Irish 7.3%
Norwegian 7.3%
US/American 4.6%
English 4.5%
French (except Basque) 4.1%
French Canadian 3.2%
Dutch 2.5%
Danish 2%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 1.9%
Italian 1.6%
Swedish 1.5%
Polish 1.4%
Hungarian 1.1%
Swiss 1%
Scottish 0.7%
Welsh 0.7%
Canadian 0.4%
Scotch-Irish 0.4%
Scandinavian 0.3%
Czech 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Fall River 1,097 $54,271
Cambria 792 $49,750
Columbus 4,479 $52,604
Doylestown 328 $56,563
Randolph 1,869 $47,847
Reeseville 703 $44,375
Rio 938 $49,500
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Fall River High Schools (2004)

Serves 213 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12

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