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Demographics

People

Total Population2,603
Male Share of the Population48.9%
Female Share of the Population51.1%
Senior Citizens15.1%
Employed Population 16+1,118
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married44.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.4%
Median Earnings25+$31,607
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$24,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,273

Wealth

Median Family Income$54,000
% Above Poverty Level82.5%
% Below Poverty Level17.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33%
Median Gross Rent$788
Median House Value$81,500

Ancestry

German48.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.4%
Polish12.3%
Irish9.8%
Norwegian8.8%
English5.8%
French Except Basque4.8%
Swedish4.5%
Italian3.6%
Dutch2.2%
Czech1.8%
Welsh1.2%
Danishn1.2%
Canadian0.7%
Croatian0.4%
Ukrainian0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
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Nekoosa Almanac

CategoryValue
County Wood County
Standard Zip Codes54457
Phone Area Codes715
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude44.31
Approximate Longitude-89.9

Nekoosa Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWISCONSIN RAPIDS
Distance7.1 miles
Jan Temp4 to 23 F
Apr Temp32 to 56 F
Jul Temp59 to 82 F
Oct Temp36 to 58 F
Annual Precip32.4 inches
StationSTEVENS POINT
Distance20.5 miles
Jan Temp3 to 23 F
Apr Temp33 to 54 F
Jul Temp59 to 80 F
Oct Temp36 to 56 F
Annual Precip32.1 inches
StationNECEDAH
Distance21.3 miles
Jan Temp6 to 25 F
Apr Temp34 to 59 F
Jul Temp60 to 84 F
Oct Temp38 to 61 F
Annual Precip32.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Biron834$60,703
Pittsville846$54,844
Port Edwards1,639$66,731
Rudolph459$67,500
Vesper607$63,571
Wisconsin Rapids17,905$50,444

Nekoosa Public Libraries

Charles & Joann Lester Library
100 PARK ST.
Nekoosa, Wisconsin
(715) 886-7879
Lester Public Library Of Rome
1157 ROME CENTER DR.
Nekoosa, Wisconsin
(715) 325-8990

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Nekoosa Public Schools

Alexander Middle
540 Birch St
ZIP: 54457
(715) 886-8040
Middle
Total Enrollment 351
Central Wisconsin Stem Academy
540 Birch St
ZIP: 54457
(715) 886-8040
Middle
Total Enrollment 65
Humke Elementary
500 S Section St
ZIP: 54457
(715) 886-8010
Primary
Total Enrollment 336
Nekoosa 4k
500 S Section St
ZIP: 54457
(715) 886-8010
Primary
Total Enrollment 73
Nekoosa High
500 Cedar St
ZIP: 54457
(715) 886-8060
High
Total Enrollment 419
Niikuusra Community School
540 Birch St
ZIP: 54457
(715) 886-8040
Middle
Total Enrollment 11
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