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Demographics

People

Total Population3,349
Male Share of the Population52.3%
Female Share of the Population47.7%
Senior Citizens13.6%
Employed Population 16+1,556
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married39.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.2%
Median Earnings25+$23,497
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$19,665
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,719

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,981
% Above Poverty Level85.1%
% Below Poverty Level14.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time12 minutes
% Working from Home5.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work23.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone30.7%
Median Gross Rent$588
Median House Value$85,000

Ancestry

German37.9%
Norwegian20.2%
Irish16.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.2%
African9.1%
Somali7.8%
Swedish6.2%
English3%
Polish2.5%
Czech2.4%
Canadian1.7%
Finnish1.6%
French Except Basque1.5%
Italian0.6%
Danishn0.5%
Swiss0.4%
Romanian0.4%
Russian0.4%
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Barron Almanac

CategoryValue
County Barron County
Standard Zip Codes54812
Phone Area Codes715
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude45.4
Approximate Longitude-91.84

Barron Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationRICE LAKE
Distance3.4 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 19 F
Apr Temp33 to 54 F
Jul Temp59 to 80 F
Oct Temp36 to 56 F
Annual Precip32 inches
StationWEYERHAUSER
Distance21 miles
Jan Temp0 to 21 F
Apr Temp30 to 56 F
Jul Temp56 to 81 F
Oct Temp34 to 57 F
Annual Precip33.5 inches
StationAMERY
Distance26.1 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 19 F
Apr Temp33 to 54 F
Jul Temp59 to 81 F
Oct Temp35 to 57 F
Annual Precip31.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Almena643$48,750
Cameron2,029$51,202
Chetek2,228$50,000
Cumberland2,336$54,948
Dallas409$49,375
Rice Lake8,343$49,489

Barron Public Libraries

Barron Public Library
10 N. 3RD ST.
Barron, Wisconsin
(715) 537-3881

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Barron Hospitals

Mayo Clinic Health System - Northland In Barron
(Non-profit)
1222 E Woodland Ave
(715) 537-3186

Barron Public Schools

Advanced Learning Academy Of Wisconsin
1050 E Woodland Ave
ZIP: 54812
(715) 537-5627
Other
Total Enrollment 77
Barron Area Montessori School
808 E Woodland Ave
ZIP: 54812
(715) 537-5621
Primary
Total Enrollment 60
Barron High
1050 E Woodland Ave
ZIP: 54812
(715) 537-5627
High
Total Enrollment 365
Riverview Middle
135 W River Ave
ZIP: 54812
(715) 537-5641
Middle
Total Enrollment 369
Woodland Elementary
808 E Woodland Ave
ZIP: 54812
(715) 537-5621
Primary
Total Enrollment 341

Barron Private Schools

Barron Christian School
1446 15th St
ZIP: 54812
Elementary
Total Enrollment 30
Growing Lights Christian Academy
916 E Division Ave
ZIP: 54812
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 41
Hillcrest Mennonite School
926 10 1/2 Ave
ZIP: 54812
Elementary
Total Enrollment 24
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