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Rice Lake is a town in Barron County.[NOTE: This is not the only community in Wisconsin named Rice Lake. For links to other places called Rice Lake, WI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Rice Lake is 45.511N. The longitude is -91.718W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,138 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 3,026.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Rice Lake demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Barron 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 54868 ZIP code.
33% of Rice Lake residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Rice Lake ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Rice Lake was $19,835, compared with $21,587 nationally.
25% of Rice Lake residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Rice Lake, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $426. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $883.
Barron County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Rice Lake political report.
The average commute time for Rice Lake workers is 15 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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