Lake Tomahawk, WI Population

By | July 2, 2019

Population: 1,160. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,172 (+1.0% change)
Males: 641 (55.3%), Females: 519 (44.7%)

Oneida County

Zip code: 54539

Median resident age: 42.8 years
Median household income: $38,065
Median house value: $112,100

Races in Lake Tomahawk:

  • White Non-Hispanic (93.9%)
  • Black (4.4%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.5%)

Ancestries: German (44.1%), Polish (10.3%), Irish (9.8%), English (8.7%), Norwegian (7.9%), Italian (4.2%).

Elevation: 1632 feet

Population

For population 25 years and over in Lake Tomahawk

  • High school or higher: 85.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 18.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lake Tomahawk town

  • Never married: 19.5%
  • Now married: 61.3%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

1.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +295 (+34.1%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Lake Tomahawk:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Lake Tomahawk:

  • RHINELANDER-ONEIDA COUNTY (about 17 miles; RHINELANDER, WI; Abbreviation: RHI)
  • GOGEBIC-IRON COUNTY (about 61 miles; IRONWOOD, MI; Abbreviation: IWD)
  • CENTRAL WISCONSIN (about 73 miles; MOSINEE, WI; Abbreviation: CWA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Lake Tomahawk:

  • LAKELAND/NOBLE F. LEE MEMORIAL FIELD (about 12 miles; MINOCQUA-WOODRUFF, WI; Abbreviation: ARV)
  • BOULDER JUNCTION (about 23 miles; BOULDER JUNCTION, WI; Abbreviation: BDJ)
  • EAGLE RIVER UNION (about 24 miles; EAGLE RIVER, WI; Abbreviation: EGV)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lake Tomahawk:

  • NORTHCENTRAL TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 60 miles; WAUSAU, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,039)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STEVENS POINT (about 89 miles; STEVENS POINT, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,083)
  • MICHIGAN TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY (about 115 miles; HOUGHTON, MI; Full-time enrollment: 5,779)
  • FOX VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE AT APPLETON (about 132 miles; APPLETON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,364)
  • SAINT NORBERT COLLEGE (about 142 miles; DE PERE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,031)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-OSHKOSH (about 142 miles; OSHKOSH, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,057)
  • NORTHEAST WISCONSIN TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 144 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; Full-time enrollment: 4,198)