Independence strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Wisconsin):
Affordability of Rents
Short Commute Times
Comparing Independence to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Wisconsin (State):
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|Male Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||31 miles S of Eau Claire, Wisconsin (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||91 miles SE of St. Paul, Minnesota|
|Standard Zip Codes||54747|
|Phone Area Codes||715|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||0 to 24 F|
|Apr Temp||32 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||34 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||33.9 inches|
|Jan Temp||2 to 26 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||33.6 inches|
|Station||TREMPEALEAU DAM 6|
|Jan Temp||6 to 24 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||32.9 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.86|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||20||1.6%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,246|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||3.9%|
|French (except Basque)||0.9%|
According to the US Postal Service, Independence, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Elk Creek (54747)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
Independence Public Library
23688 ADAMS ST.
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Serves 134 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.1
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Martinsburg, Pennsylvania||87.3||36.1%||32.2%||12.7%||19||$36,797||3.8%||0.5%||2,236||13.2%||14.3||0.1%||0.5|
|2. David City, Nebraska||85.6||36.2%||24.5%||15.5%||16||$48,098||6.2%||1.4%||2,597||8.1%||10.4||0.2%||0.8|
|3. Winnebago, Minnesota||85.3||33%||27.3%||10.6%||17||$41,420||4.6%||3.7%||1,487||9.5%||20.2||0.1%||1.3|
|4. Seneca, Kansas||84.8||36.5%||27%||15.6%||12||$40,819||6%||1.2%||2,122||7.1%||17||0.2%||1.4|
|5. Plainville, Kansas||84.5||30.6%||23.5%||13.8%||14||$35,673||6%||1.6%||2,029||8.6%||7.9||0.2%||0.5|
|6. Jermyn, Pennsylvania||83.3||31.4%||19.8%||14.3%||21||$39,740||6.4%||1.5%||2,287||12.7%||21||0.1%||2.2|
|7. Osseo, Wisconsin||83.2||33.2%||23.1%||17%||23||$40,819||6.1%||0.7%||1,669||5.7%||21.6||0.3%||3|
|8. Peabody, Kansas||83.1||33.8%||21.6%||10.5%||22||$37,250||4.4%||4.2%||1,384||14.2%||8.7||0.2%||1.5|
|9. Concordia, Missouri||82.3||30.5%||24.7%||15.8%||22||$43,605||6.3%||1.4%||2,360||10%||12.7||0.3%||1.7|
|10. Wernersville, Pennsylvania||80.5||31.5%||21.3%||13.9%||22||$54,103||5.1%||2.2%||2,150||4.4%||18.1||0.1%||0.5|
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