Spencer strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Wisconsin):
Short Commute Times
Walking and Biking to Work
Low Rate of Poverty
Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
Comparing Spencer to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Wisconsin (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Housing Recently Built|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Nearest Medium City||59 miles E of Eau Claire, Wisconsin (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||137 miles E of St. Paul, Minnesota|
|Standard Zip Codes||54479|
|Phone Area Codes||715|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||MARSHFIELD EXP FARM|
|Jan Temp||2 to 21 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 55 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||35 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||33 inches|
|Station||OWEN 3 W|
|Jan Temp||-1 to 19 F|
|Apr Temp||32 to 52 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||35 to 55 F|
|Annual Precip||33 inches|
|Station||NEILLSVILLE 3 SW|
|Jan Temp||0 to 22 F|
|Apr Temp||31 to 56 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||34 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||32.4 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.99|
|American Indian & Alaskan||5||0.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||18||0.9%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,833|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||2%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||1.7%|
According to the US Postal Service, Spencer, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Riplinger (54479)
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