Rice Lake Information

Rice Lake Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Rice Lake, WI

General Rice Lake Information

State: Wisconsin

County: Barron County

Close cities: Sarona, WI, Barron, WI, Siren, WI, Rice Lake, WI, Mikana, WI, Haugen, WI, Cameron, WI, Chetek, WI, Birchwood, WI

Rice Lake Population (census data)
Total 8,291 (+0.5% since 2000)
Male 3,876 (46.7%)
Female 4,415 (53.3%)

Population Density: 961 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.6 (US Avg is 100)

Rice Lake Elevation: 1,140 feet above sea level

Land Area: 8.63 square miles

Median Household Income: $36,986

Zip Codes: 54868.

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Rice Lake Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.3%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (38.6%)
  • Norwegian (22.0%)
  • Irish (10.7%)
  • English (5.8%)
  • French (5.7%)
  • Polish (5.1%)

Local Rice Lake Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Milwaukee Brewers
NFL Football: Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings
NBA Basketball: Minnesota Timberwolves
NHL Hockey: Minnesota Wild
NCAA Sports: University of Minnesota, University of Wisconsin

Rice Lake School Information

High Schools
Rice Lake High (30 S Wisconsin Avenue, Rice Lake, WI, 54868 - Rice Lake Area District)
Middle Schools
Rice Lake Middle (204 Cameron Road, Rice Lake, WI, 54868 - Rice Lake Area District)
Elementary Schools
Hilltop Elementary (202 Cameron Road, Rice Lake, WI, 54868 - Rice Lake Area District)
Jefferson Elementary (30 Phipps Avenue, Rice Lake, WI, 54868 - Rice Lake Area District)
Lincoln Elementary (426 N Wilson Avenue, Rice Lake, WI, 54868 - Rice Lake Area District)
Tainter Elementary (2201 Carrie Avenue, Rice Lake, WI, 54868 - Rice Lake Area District)
Other/Private Schools
Barron County Learning Center (1725 S Main Street, Rice Lake, WI, 54868 - Rice Lake Area District)
Head Start (33 Ann Street, Rice Lake, WI, 54868 - Rice Lake Area District)
Hilltop Day Care & Preschool (104 Cameron Road, Rice Lake, WI, 54868 - Rice Lake Area District)
Kiddie Korner Preschool (608 W Marshall, Rice Lake, WI, 54868 - Rice Lake Area District)
Red Cedar School (33 Ann Street, Rice Lake, WI, 54868 - Rice Lake Area District)

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