Hazelhurst, WI Demographics


Population (year 2000): 1,267. Estimated population in July 2005: 1,260 (-0.6% change)
Males: 649 (51.2%), Females: 618 (48.8%)

Oneida County

Zip code: 54531

Median resident age: 45.7 years
Median household income: $45,461 (year 2000)
Median house value: $146,300 (year 2000)

Races in Hazelhurst:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
  • Other race (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (48.9%), Polish (13.5%), Irish (12.2%), English (11.2%), Norwegian (6.6%), United States (4.5%).

Elevation: 1612 feet

Population

For population 25 years and over in Hazelhurst

  • High school or higher: 91.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 35.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hazelhurst town

  • Never married: 14.5%
  • Now married: 71.6%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

1.5% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +332 (+35.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Hazelhurst:

  • HOWARD YOUNG MEDICAL CENTER (about 9 miles; WOODRUFF, WI)
  • SACRED HEART HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; TOMAHAWK, WI)
  • ST MARYS HOSPITAL (about 26 miles; RHINELANDER, WI)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Hazelhurst:

  • RHINELANDER-ONEIDA COUNTY (about 23 miles; RHINELANDER, WI; ID: RHI)
  • GOGEBIC-IRON COUNTY (about 56 miles; IRONWOOD, MI; ID: IWD)
  • CENTRAL WISCONSIN (about 72 miles; MOSINEE, WI; ID: CWA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Hazelhurst:

  • LAKELAND/NOBLE F. LEE MEMORIAL FIELD (about 8 miles; MINOCQUA-WOODRUFF, WI; ID: ARV)
  • FRANKS (about 20 miles; LAC DU FLAMBEAU, WI; ID: 4P5)
  • BOULDER JUNCTION (about 24 miles; BOULDER JUNCTION, WI; ID: BDJ)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hazelhurst:

  • NORTHCENTRAL TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 59 miles; WAUSAU, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,039)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STEVENS POINT (about 89 miles; STEVENS POINT, WI; FT enrollment: 8,083)
  • MICHIGAN TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY (about 121 miles; HOUGHTON, MI; FT enrollment: 5,779)
  • FOX VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE AT APPLETON (about 137 miles; APPLETON, WI; FT enrollment: 3,364)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-EAU CLAIRE (about 141 miles; EAU CLAIRE, WI; FT enrollment: 9,866)
  • CHIPPEWA VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 141 miles; EAU CLAIRE, WI; FT enrollment: 2,601)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-OSHKOSH (about 147 miles; OSHKOSH, WI; FT enrollment: 9,057)