Demographics

People

Total Population4,312
Male Share of the Population49.4%
Female Share of the Population50.6%
Senior Citizens20%
Employed Population 16+2,007
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married50.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher23.2%
Median Earnings25+$33,093
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,059

Wealth

Median Family Income$54,291
% Above Poverty Level91%
% Below Poverty Level9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home5.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.5%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone31%
Median Gross Rent$648
Median House Value$108,000

Ancestry

German47.7%
Polish13.1%
Norwegian8.2%
Irish7.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)7.2%
Swedish3.3%
English2.9%
Danishn1.6%
Finnish1.3%
Scottish1.1%
Canadian1.1%
French Except Basque1.1%
Czech1%
Dutch1%
Swiss0.9%
Russian0.9%
Italian0.8%
Romanian0.6%
Hungarian0.5%
Slovak0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Luxemburger0.1%
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Medford Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyTaylor County
Standard Zip Codes54451
Phone Area Codes715
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude45.13
Approximate Longitude-90.34

Medford Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMEDFORD
Distance0.6 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 20 F
Apr Temp32 to 52 F
Jul Temp57 to 79 F
Oct Temp35 to 55 F
Annual Precip33.2 inches
StationJUMP RIVER 3 E
Distance26.1 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 21 F
Apr Temp30 to 55 F
Jul Temp54 to 79 F
Oct Temp34 to 56 F
Annual Precip32.8 inches
StationSTANLEY
Distance31.3 miles
Jan Temp-0 to 20 F
Apr Temp31 to 54 F
Jul Temp57 to 80 F
Oct Temp34 to 56 F
Annual Precip31.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Abbotsford2,175$48,333
Athens1,025$63,750
Curtiss299$49,219
Dorchester910$56,429
Rib Lake923$50,347
Stetsonville601$56,667

Medford Public Libraries

Frances L. Simek Memorial Library Medford
400 N. MAIN ST.
Medford, Wisconsin
(715) 748-2505

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Medford Hospitals

Aspirus Medford Hospital & Clinics, Inc
135 S Gibson St
(715) 748-8100

Medford Public Schools

Medford Elementary
1065 W Broadway Ave
ZIP: 54451
(715) 748-2316
Primary
Total Enrollment 651
Medford High
1015 W Broadway Ave
ZIP: 54451
(715) 748-5951
High
Total Enrollment 655
Medford Middle
509 E Clark St
ZIP: 54451
(715) 748-2516
Middle
Total Enrollment 581
Rural Virtual Academy
624 College St, Ste 104
ZIP: 54451
(715) 748-4620
Other
Total Enrollment 173

Medford Private Schools

Green Meadow School
N 1735-cth-e
ZIP: 54451
Elementary
Total Enrollment 20
Holy Rosary School
215 S Washington Ave
ZIP: 54451
Elementary
Total Enrollment 100
Immanuel Lutheran School
420 Lincoln St
ZIP: 54451
Elementary
Total Enrollment 36
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