ePodunk - The power of place
PLACE SEARCH
   State:    
Include former names         Go To:
Advanced search | Cemetery search
HURLEY COMMUNITY PROFILE
Wisconsin > All counties > Iron County > Hurley
QUICK LINKS

Profile for Hurley, Wisconsin, WI

Send us your Hurley photos:

Tell us the pros & cons of Hurley
Blog about Hurley
Hurley map

Sponsored Ads

Hurley is a city in Iron County.

It is the county seat.

The community was named after M.A. Hurley, judge and owner of iron-mining operations.

The latitude of Hurley is 46.449N. The longitude is -90.186W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,496 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,734.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$24,821
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Hurley demographic reports
Hurley is on the Montreal River, at the Michigan border.
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 8. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 4.5 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Festivale Italiano - Sept. 1, 2007
Dates often change. Check Hurley web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Superior Falls, Potato River Falls, Peterson Falls, Upson Falls
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

Listed places near Hurley

Click on a group to see the items on the map
 
Please wait while the map loads... click here to force load
Hurley
Iron County
Wisconsin
Add extra pins to the map by clicking on the list above the map. You may click the displayed pins for more information, or search the displayed pins by using the above search field.
Census & demographics

Sections below provide additional information and links about Hurley demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Iron County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 54525 ZIP code.

Hurley, WI locator map
(Also see local map below.)
Hurley Web sites

Ancestry & family history

12% of Hurley residents report German ancestry, and 6% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Hurley ancestry & family history guide.

Post a query on a message board:

Records & databases:

Attractions
Cemeteries
Communities
Companies
Courts & laws
Crime
Deaths
Disability access & rights
Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Hurley was $14,554, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

11% of Hurley residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

Entertainment
Environment
Fairs, festivals & other events
Hurley festival dates:

Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.

Geocaching & geography
Gifts & collectibles
Government
Guides to Hurley
Health
Historical societies
Historical societies
History
Housing & real estate

Median rent in Hurley, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $257.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $593.


Jobs
Libraries

Libraries in Hurley include Hurley Public Library ... View libraries

Maps

Media outlets
Military
Obituaries
Organizations
Parks & recreation
Pets
Photos & post cards
Politics

Iron County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Hurley political report.

Postal Service
Religion
Restaurants
Traffic

The average commute time for Hurley workers is 14 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

Travel

Hotels in Hurley include Days Inn.

Weather
Wildlife

Browse list of Wisconsin community profiles



Job Search
what
job title, keywords, or company name
where
city, state, zip code
jobs by Indeed


EPODUNK USER REVIEWS & BLOGS

LOCAL GUIDES

More info about Hurley:

RECORD SEARCHES
EPODUNK EXTRAS
OTHER EPODUNKS
FEEDBACK

Send us your corrections and additions



Search Health Care Jobs





powered by HospitalJobsOnline.com
College Search

Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.

Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!