Fox Lake, WI

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Fox Lake Profile


Overview

Fox Lake is a very small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 1,449 people and just one neighborhood, Fox Lake is the 286th largest community in Wisconsin. Fox Lake has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Fox Lake is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 38.57% of the Fox Lake workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Fox Lake is a city of production and manufacturing workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fox Lake who work in office and administrative support (8.94%), sales jobs (8.43%), and healthcare (6.13%).

Setting & Lifestyle

Overall, Fox Lake’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.

Fox Lake is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Fox Lake Demographics

In terms of college education, the citizens of Fox Lake rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.93% of adults 25 and older in Fox Lake have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Fox Lake in 2018 was $25,102, which is lower middle income relative to Wisconsin, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $100,408 for a family of four. However, Fox Lake contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Fox Lake is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Fox Lake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fox Lake residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Fox Lake include German, Irish, English, Polish, and European.

The most common language spoken in Fox Lake is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q2 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Fox Lake, WI HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Migration & Mobility

 

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Fox Lake VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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National Median: 28.3
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Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to WI* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Fox Lake Correctional Institution School
W10237 Lake Emily Rd
Fox Lake, WI 53933
12-12
Markesan Primary School
200 S Margaret St
Markesan, WI 53946
PK-03
Markesan High School
100 E Vista Blvd
Markesan, WI 53946
09-12
Markesan Middle School
100 E Vista Blvd
Markesan, WI 53946
06-08
Markesan Intermediate School
200 S Margaret St
Markesan, WI 53946
04-05
Randolph Elementary School
110 Meadowood Dr
Randolph, WI 53956
PK-08
Randolph High School
110 Meadowood Dr
Randolph, WI 53956
09-12
Meadow View Primary School
506 Beaver Dam St
Waupun, WI 53963
PK-01
Waupun Area Senior High School
801 E Lincoln St
Waupun, WI 53963
09-12
Waupun Area Junior High School
801 E Lincoln St
Waupun, WI 53963
07-08
Rock River Intermediate School
451 E Spring St
Waupun, WI 53963
02-06
School For Agricultural And Environmental Studies
200 S Depot St
Fox Lake, WI 53933
PK-06
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

WAUPUN SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Wisconsin

(10 is best)

Better than of WI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.6% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.3% 35.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.2% 4.6%

Educational Expenditures

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RANDOLPH SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Wisconsin

(10 is best)

Better than of WI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 32.8% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.4% 35.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4% 4.6%

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