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Plum Lake is a town in Vilas County.
The latitude of Plum Lake is 46.048N. The longitude is -89.482W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,673 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 486.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Plum Lake demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Vilas 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 54560 ZIP code.
36% of Plum Lake residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Plum Lake ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Plum Lake was $17,824, compared with $21,587 nationally.
20% of Plum Lake residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Plum Lake, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $468. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $788.
Vilas County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Plum Lake political report.
The average commute time for Plum Lake workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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