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Park Falls is a city in Price County.

The latitude of Park Falls is 45.934N. The longitude is -90.441W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,516 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,579.


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Median household income
Local
$33,860
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Park Falls demographic reports
Park Falls is on the Flambeau River.
Former and merged names include:
· Muskallonge Falls
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 3. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 1.1 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Flambeau Rama - Aug. 2-5, 2007
  • Pike Lake Fun Day - Sept. 2, 2007
Dates often change. Check Park Falls web sites and events links in the sections below.
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Park Falls demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Price 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 54552 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

48% of Park Falls residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Park Falls ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Park Falls was $17,929, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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13% of Park Falls residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Park Falls, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $352.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $774.


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Libraries in Park Falls include Park Falls Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Park Falls include Park Falls Herald

TV stations in Park Falls include WLEF.

National Public Radio programming is carried locally by WHBM-FM.

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Price County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Park Falls political report.

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The average commute time for Park Falls workers is 15 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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