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Population (year 2000): 7,556. Estimated population in July 2005: 7,578 (+0.3% change)
Males: 3,807 (50.4%), Females: 3,749 (49.6%)

Marathon County

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Median resident age: 38.0 years
Median household income: $61,294 (year 2000)
Median house value: $131,100 (year 2000)

Rib Mountain, WI residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Rib Mountain:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.2%)
  • Other Asian (1.9%)

Ancestries: German (57.9%), Polish (18.3%), Irish (8.5%), Norwegian (7.1%), English (5.2%), Swedish (4.3%).

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Land area: 12.1 square miles

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For population 25 years and over in Rib Mountain

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rib Mountain town

  • Never married: 19.1%
  • Now married: 71.4%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 5.4%

2.3% Foreign born (2.0% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,940 (+34.5%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: WI Appleton, (98.2 miles Yahoo.com )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: WI Madison, (129.6 miles pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (253.5 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Mountain, WI (0.0 miles Rib WI (2.9 miles Wausau, WI (3.8 miles Schofield, WI (4.5 miles Rothschild, WI (6.2 miles Evergreen, .


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 72 buildings, average cost: $123,200

Latitude: 44.93 N, Longitude: 89.67 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 715

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (23.9%), Manufacturing (21.2%), Finance,insurance,real estate,and rental and leasing (13.9%), Retail trade (12.1%).

Average climate in Rib Mountain, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Rib Mountain-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Wisconsin state average. It is 3% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/4/1958, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.8 miles away from the Rib Mountain city center killed 4 people and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 9/28/1971, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Rib Mountain:
  • WAUSAU HOSPITAL (about 3 miles; WAUSAU, WI)
  • NORTH CENTRAL HEALTH CARE FACIL 206 (about 7 miles; WAUSAU, WI)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN HEALTH CTR OF MERRILL (about 18 miles; MERRILL, WI)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Rib Mountain:
  • CENTRAL WISCONSIN (about 12 miles; MOSINEE, WI; ID: CWA)
  • RHINELANDER-ONEIDA COUNTY (about 50 miles; RHINELANDER, WI; ID: RHI)
  • VOLK FIELD (about 80 miles; CAMP DOUGLAS, WI; ID: VOK)
Other public-use airports nearest to Rib Mountain:
  • WAUSAU DOWNTOWN (about 4 miles; WAUSAU, WI; ID: AUW)
  • MERRILL MUNI (about 18 miles; MERRILL, WI; ID: RRL)
  • STEVENS POINT MUNI (about 30 miles; STEVENS POINT, WI; ID: STE)

Amtrak station near Rib Mountain:
  • 3 miles: WAUSAU (109 S. 17TH AVE.) - Bus Station. Services: enclosed waiting area.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rib Mountain:
  • NORTHCENTRAL TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 3 miles; WAUSAU, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,039)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STEVENS POINT (about 29 miles; STEVENS POINT, WI; FT enrollment: 8,083)
  • FOX VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE AT APPLETON (about 97 miles; APPLETON, WI; FT enrollment: 3,364)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-OSHKOSH (about 100 miles; OSHKOSH, WI; FT enrollment: 9,057)
  • MORAINE PARK TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 114 miles; FOND DU LAC, WI; FT enrollment: 3,037)
  • SAINT NORBERT COLLEGE (about 116 miles; DE PERE, WI; FT enrollment: 2,031)
  • NORTHEAST WISCONSIN TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 120 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; FT enrollment: 4,198)

Notable location: Rib Mountain Ski Area (A).

Churches in Rib Mountain include: Rib Mountain Lutheran Church (A), Rib Mountain Church of God (B), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (C), Bethlehem Church (D), Seventh Day Adventist Church (E), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (F), Covenant Community Church (G), Mountain of the Lord Church (H).

Rivers and creeks: Kennedy Creek (A), Big Rib River (B).

Parks in Rib Mountain include: Bluegill Bay County Park (1), Rib Mountain State Park (2), Liberty Park (3).


Rib Mountain compared to Wisconsin state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.

Strongest AM radio stations in Rib Mountain:
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WRIG (1390 AM; 10 kW; SCHOFIELD, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WXCO (1230 AM; 1 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: SEEHAFER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLBL (930 AM; 5 kW; AUBURNDALE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WJMT (730 AM; 1 kW; MERRILL, WI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFHR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WDUX (800 AM; 5 kW; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: LAIRD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rib Mountain:
  • WHRM (90.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WIFC (95.5 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WLBL-FM (91.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WXPW (91.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WHITE PINE COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WDEZ (101.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: W R I G, INC.)
  • WCLQ (89.5 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W275AC (102.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WYCO (107.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: SEEHAFER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMZK (104.1 FM; MERRILL, WI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKQH (104.9 FM; MARATHON, WI; Owner: RLM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • W264AP (100.9 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRVM, INC.)
  • WLJY (106.5 FM; MARSHFIELD, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WGNV (88.5 FM; MILLADORE, WI; Owner: EVANGEL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W212BB (90.3 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • K232BE (94.3 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: MR. ALAN TOWLE)
  • W201AA (88.1 FM; WAUSAU, ETC., WI; Owner: WHITE PINE COMMUNITY BROADCASTING)
  • WOFM (94.7 FM; MOSINEE, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WGLX-FM (103.3 FM; WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN RAPIDS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WYTE (96.7 FM; WHITING, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • W256AG (99.1 FM; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING INC./ WMZK-FM)

TV broadcast stations around Rib Mountain:
  • WAOW-TV (Channel 9; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WAOW-WYOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WSAW-TV (Channel 7; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WHRM-TV (Channel 20; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • W27AU (Channel 27; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: NORTHLAND TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W31CI (Channel 31; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WFXS (Channel 55; WITTENBERG, WI; Owner: DAVIS TELEVISION WAUSAU, LLC)
  • W24BV (Channel 24; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W60CI (Channel 60; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WYOW (Channel 34; EAGLE RIVER, WI; Owner: WAOW-WYOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W16AY (Channel 16; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W18CS (Channel 18; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W40BC (Channel 40; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W62DA (Channel 62; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

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