Lena, Wisconsin

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Lena, Wisconsin

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High Points

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

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Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 11% Lena Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Lena, Wisconsin

Comparing Lena 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
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Children Under 5 Years Old 9 10
Senior Citizens 6 6
Well-Paid Single Men 5 1
Age of the Population 3 4
Racial Diversity 3 4
Female Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 4 4
Portion of People Married 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 5 2
College Educated Adults 5 3
People Above Poverty 4 1
Median Family Income 3 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 7 6
Working at Home 6 5
Public Transportation Use 1 1
Walking and Biking to Work 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 6 3
Affordability of Rents 5 6
People Living Alone 4 3
Affordability of Property Taxes 4 9
Housing Recently Built 2 1
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1

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Lena Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 29 miles N of Green Bay, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City 132 miles N of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Oconto
Standard Zip Codes 54139
Phone Area Codes 920
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.951
Longitude -88.046

Lena Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station OCONTO 4 W
Distance 6.7 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 23 F
Apr Temp 31 to 53 F
Jul Temp 57 to 80 F
Oct Temp 36 to 57 F
Annual Precip 31.7 inches
Station BREED 6 SSE
Distance 16.6 miles
Jan Temp 2 to 24 F
Apr Temp 30 to 55 F
Jul Temp 56 to 81 F
Oct Temp 35 to 58 F
Annual Precip 32.5 inches
Distance 28.6 miles
Jan Temp 0 to 24 F
Apr Temp 28 to 54 F
Jul Temp 54 to 80 F
Oct Temp 32 to 57 F
Annual Precip 29.8 inches
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Lena Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 510 100%
Male 267 52.4%
Female 243 47.6%
Under 18 133 26.1%
18+ 377 73.9%
65+ 85 16.7%
Median Age 35.2
Average Family Size 2.86
White 506 99.2%
African-American 1 0.2%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 1 0.2%
Mixed Race 2 0.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 5 1%

Estimated Lena Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 501
Growth -9
Growth % -1.8%

Lena 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 40%
Polish 9.4%
Irish 9.1%
French (except Basque) 8.5%
Belgian 6.7%
French Canadian 6.1%
Italian 3.6%
US/American 3%
Scotch-Irish 2.4%
Czech 2.4%
English 2.1%
Norwegian 1.8%
Dutch 1.5%
Swedish 1.2%
Scottish 1.2%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 0.9%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Lena, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Stiles (54139)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Lena 510 $34,750
Coleman 716 $41,500
Gillett 1,256 $41,364
Oconto 4,708 $43,676
Oconto Falls 2,843 $41,107
Peshtigo 3,357 $41,900
Pound 355 $40,938

Lena Public Libraries

Lena Public Library
117 E. MAIN
Lena, Wisconsin
(920) 829-5335

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Lena High Schools (2004)

Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 167 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.9

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