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People

Total Population 3,309
Male Share of the Population 48.2%
Female Share of the Population 51.8%
Senior Citizens 23.1%
Employed Population 16+ 1,366
Age of the Population 47

Families

% of people married 46.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $56,818
% Above Poverty Level 87.2%
% Below Poverty Level 12.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.8%
% Using Public Transportation 0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 39.6%
Median Gross Rent $557
Median House Value $126,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.2%
US/American 0%
English 5%
Irish 11.9%

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

Tomahawk Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 97 miles NE of Eau Claire, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City 167 miles E of St. Paul, Minnesota
County Lincoln
Standard Zip Codes 54487
P.O. Box Zip Codes 54532
Phone Area Codes 715
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 45.471
Longitude -89.729

Tomahawk 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 WILLOW RESERVOIR
Distance 16.9 miles
Jan Temp -3 to 19 F
Apr Temp 27 to 50 F
Jul Temp 55 to 76 F
Oct Temp 33 to 53 F
Annual Precip 30.6 inches
Station RHINELANDER
Distance 18.2 miles
Jan Temp -0 to 21 F
Apr Temp 29 to 53 F
Jul Temp 56 to 79 F
Oct Temp 34 to 55 F
Annual Precip 31.9 inches
Station RAINBOW RES LAKE TOMAHAW
Distance 26.5 miles
Jan Temp -2 to 21 F
Apr Temp 26 to 51 F
Jul Temp 53 to 77 F
Oct Temp 33 to 54 F
Annual Precip 32 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Bay Mills (54487)

Heafford Junction (54532)

Jersey City (54487)

Tannery (54487)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Merrill 9,419 $54,795
Rhinelander 7,583 $43,859

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

Tomahawk Public Libraries

Library
Tomahawk Public Library
300 W. LINCOLN AVE.
Tomahawk, Wisconsin
(715) 453-2455

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Tomahawk Hospitals

SACRED HEART HSPTL
(Voluntary non-profit - Church)
401 W MOHAWK DR STE 100
(715) 453-7700
Emergency Service: Yes

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Tomahawk High Schools

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1048 E KINGS RD
715-453-2106
Serves 594 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.8

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