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Demographics

People

Total Population2,228
Male Share of the Population49.3%
Female Share of the Population50.7%
Senior Citizens26.8%
Employed Population 16+931
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married54.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.6%
Median Earnings25+$28,404
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,000
% Above Poverty Level85.8%
% Below Poverty Level14.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home8.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone32.5%
Median Gross Rent$613
Median House Value$110,100

Ancestry

German32.9%
Irish13.6%
Norwegian11.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.4%
English8.3%
Polish5.6%
Swedish5.3%
French Except Basque2.9%
Finnish2.6%
Czech2.4%
Scottish1.9%
Italian1.8%
Canadian1.4%
Dutch1.1%
Swiss0.9%
Egyptian0.7%
Arab0.7%
Danishn0.6%
Belgian0.6%
Lithuanian0.5%
Australian0.3%
West Indian0.2%
Barbadian0.2%
Greek0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Serbian0.2%
Slovak0.2%
Croatian0.1%
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Chetek Almanac

CategoryValue
County Barron County
Standard Zip Codes54728
Phone Area Codes715
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude45.31
Approximate Longitude-91.65

Chetek 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
Distance9.6 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
Distance13.4 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
StationCUMBERLAND
Distance23.4 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 19 F
Apr Temp32 to 54 F
Jul Temp60 to 81 F
Oct Temp36 to 55 F
Annual Precip33.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Barron3,349$48,981
Bloomer3,523$66,736
Cameron2,029$51,202
Dallas409$49,375
New Auburn528$60,179
Rice Lake8,343$49,489

Chetek Public Libraries

Calhoun Memorial Library
321 MOORE ST.
Chetek, Wisconsin
(715) 924-3195

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Chetek Public Schools

Chetek-weyerhaeuser High
1001 Knapp St
ZIP: 54728
(715) 924-3137
High
Total Enrollment 270
Chetek-weyerhaeuser Middle
1001 Knapp St
ZIP: 54728
(715) 924-3136
Middle
Total Enrollment 184
Chetek-weyerhaeuser Roselawn Elementary
1201 6th St
ZIP: 54728
(715) 924-2244
Primary
Total Enrollment 458
Link2learn Virtual Charter School
1001 Knapp St
ZIP: 54728
(715) 924-2226
Other
Total Enrollment 72
Red Cedar Environmental Institute
1001 Knapp St
ZIP: 54728
(715) 924-2226

Chetek Private Schools

Pleasant View Amish School
1886 7th Ave
ZIP: 54728
Elementary
Total Enrollment 24
Sunny Meadow Amish School
4th Ave Between 2027 & 2065
ZIP: 54728
Elementary
Total Enrollment 12
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