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People

Total Population 2,450
Male Share of the Population 48%
Female Share of the Population 52%
Senior Citizens 16.5%
Employed Population 16+ 974
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 42.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $49,643
% Above Poverty Level 79.8%
% Below Poverty Level 20.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 4.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 31.6%
Median Gross Rent $691
Median House Value $83,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.1%
US/American 0%
English 3.7%
Irish 9.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Nekoosa Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 70 miles W of Oshkosh, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City 133 miles NW of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Wood
Standard Zip Codes 54457
Phone Area Codes 715
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.312
Longitude -89.904

Nekoosa Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station WISCONSIN RAPIDS
Distance 7.1 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 23 F
Apr Temp 32 to 56 F
Jul Temp 59 to 82 F
Oct Temp 36 to 58 F
Annual Precip 32.4 inches
Station STEVENS POINT
Distance 20.5 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 23 F
Apr Temp 33 to 54 F
Jul Temp 59 to 80 F
Oct Temp 36 to 56 F
Annual Precip 32.1 inches
Station NECEDAH
Distance 21.3 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 25 F
Apr Temp 34 to 59 F
Jul Temp 60 to 84 F
Oct Temp 38 to 61 F
Annual Precip 32.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Biron 895 $62,946
Pittsville 883 $45,909
Port Edwards 1,660 $62,778
Rudolph 471 $71,000

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Nekoosa Public Libraries

Library
Charles & Joann Lester Library
100 PARK ST.
Nekoosa, Wisconsin
(715) 886-7879
Library Web Site
Lester Public Library Of Rome
1157 ROME CENTER DRIVE
Nekoosa, Wisconsin
(715) 325-8990

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NEKOOSA HI
500 CEDAR ST
715-886-8060
Serves 512 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.3

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