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Menomonie is a city in Dunn County.

It is the county seat.

The community name derives from Indian term for "wild rice."
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Wisconsin named Menomonie. For links to other places called Menomonie, WI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Menomonie is 44.875N. The longitude is -91.919W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 889 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 15,155.


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Median household income
Local
$31,103
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Menomonie demographic reports
Menomonie is on the Red Cedar River.
Developed as a lumber town
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 12. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 0.8 per 1,000 people.
Ranked No. 7 among towns in the ePodunk College Town Index, 2002
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Caribou Coffee
Local festivals include:
  • Dunn County Fair - Aug. 8-12, 2007
Dates often change. Check Menomonie web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Hoffman Hills State Recreation Area, Red Cedar State Trail, Cedarama Park
Historic sites and museums: Wilson Place Museum, Russell J. Rassbach Heritage Museum, Mabel Tainter Memorial Theater, Empire in Pine Lumber Museum
Colleges and universities: University of Wisconsin - Stout
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.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Menomonie demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Dunn 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 54751 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

36% of Menomonie residents report German ancestry, and 8% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Menomonie ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Menomonie was $15,994, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

29% of Menomonie residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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History

Historic districts in Menomonie include Menomonie Downtown Historic District ... View historic districts

Housing & real estate

Median rent in Menomonie, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $395.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $972.


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

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Media outlets

Newspapers in Menomonie include Dunn County News

TV stations in Menomonie include WHWC.

National Public Radio programming is carried locally by WHWC., WVSS.

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Politics

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

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Traffic

The average commute time for Menomonie workers is 17 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 2 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Menomonie between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 1.3 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

Travel

Hotels in Menomonie include Americinn, Amerihost Inn, Best Western Inn & Conference Center, Comfort Inn Menomonie, Country Inn & Suites Menomonie, Motel 6 Menomonie.

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