Polk County

Balsam Lake, WI: What you need to know

Looking to move to Balsam Lake , WI? We’ve got everything you want to know about the key factors that could make this the best place for you, including Balsam Lake , WI real estate. Let’s start with the basics: Balsam Lake , WI is located in Polk County . It has a population of 781, and we have a cool graph below that shows the city’s ethnic diversity, as well as other important facts and figures.

What about cost of living in Balsam Lake , WI? The median income in Balsam Lake , WI is $38,036 and the median home value is $101,300, which should give you a pretty good idea of its affordability.


Balsam Lake, WI City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 781
Median Age 50
Median Household Income $38,036
Median Home Price $101,300

Balsam Lake, WI Demographics

Median Population in Balsam Lake , WI

Median Age 50%
Age 18 Over 82.7%
Age 21 Over 82.2%
Age 62 Over 29.2%
Age 65 Over 22%

Race in Balsam Lake , WI

  Ethnicity White 96%
  Ethnicity Black 0.3%
  Ethnicity Asian 0.9%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 1.5%
  Ethnicity Indian 1.4%
  Ethnicity Other 0.4%

Population By Gender in Balsam Lake , WI

  Male 48.8%
  Female 51.2%

Language in Balsam Lake , WI

  English Only 95.4%
  English Other 4.6%

Economics in Balsam Lake , WI

  Median Household Income $38,036
  Median Home Price $101,300
  Homes Owned 28.6%
  Homes Rent 71.4%
  Median Property Rent $753

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Commute Types in Balsam Lake , WI

  Walked 6%
  Worked at Home 7.1%
  Public Transportation 0%
  Other Means 1.1%
  Drove Alone 81.3%
  Carpooled 4.5%

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