Amery, WI Population

Population: 2,845. Estimated population in July 2020: 2,868 (+0.8% change)
Males: 1,241 (43.6%), Females: 1,604 (56.4%)

Polk County

Zip code: 54001

Median resident age: 44.6 years
Median household income: $30,710
Median house value: $93,500

Races in Amery:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.3%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.5%)

Ancestries: German (36.9%), Norwegian (21.8%), Swedish (12.2%), Irish (10.8%), United States (7.6%), French (6.9%).

Elevation: 1070 feet

Land area: 3.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Amery

  • High school or higher: 81.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 17.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 1.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Amery city

  • Never married: 20.0%
  • Now married: 53.5%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 15.6%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

1.7% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +122 (+4.5%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Amery:

  • AMERY REGIONAL MEDICAL CTR (225 SCHOLL COURT)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Amery:

  • HOLY FAMILY HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; NEW RICHMOND, WI)
  • OSCEOLA MEDICAL CENTER (about 20 miles; OSCEOLA, WI)
  • ST CROIX REGIONAL MEDICAL CTR INC (about 21 miles; ST CROIX FALLS, WI)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Amery:

  • MINNEAPOLIS-ST PAUL INTL/WOLD-CHAMBERLAIN/ (about 67 miles; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Abbreviation: MSP)
  • CHIPPEWA VALLEY REGIONAL (about 69 miles; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Abbreviation: EAU)
  • ROCHESTER INTERNATIONAL (about 98 miles; ROCHESTER, MN; Abbreviation: RST)
Other public-use airports nearest to Amery:

  • AMERY MUNI (about 3 miles; AMERY, WI; Abbreviation: AHH)
  • NEW RICHMOND MUNI (about 17 miles; NEW RICHMOND, WI; Abbreviation: RNH)
  • L O SIMENSTAD MUNI (about 23 miles; OSCEOLA, WI; Abbreviation: OEO)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Amery:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-RIVER FALLS (about 36 miles; RIVER FALLS, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,491)
  • WISCONSIN INDIANHEAD TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 40 miles; Shell Lake, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,045)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STOUT (about 43 miles; MENOMONIE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,183)
  • CENTURY COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 48 miles; WHITE BEAR LAKE, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,381)
  • METROPOLITAN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 54 miles; ST PAUL, MN; Full-time enrollment: 3,171)
  • INVER HILLS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 57 miles; INVER GROVE HEIGHTS, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,475)
  • ST PAUL TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 59 miles; ST PAUL, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,587)

Schools

Public high school in Amery:

  • AMERY HI (Students: 594; Location: 555 MINNEAPOLIS AVE S; Grades: 09 – 12)
Private high school in Amery:

  • MUSTARD SEED FAITH ACADEMY (Students: 58; Location: 647 113TH ST; Grades: PK – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Amery:

  • LIEN EL (Students: 456; Location: 469 MINNEAPOLIS AVE S; Grades: PK – 02)
  • AMERY MID (Students: 426; Location: 501 MINNEAPOLIS AVE S; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • AMERY INTERMEDIATE (Students: 380; Location: 543 MINNEAPOLIS AVE S; Grades: 03 – 05)

Libraries

Library in Amery:

  • AMERY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $204,257; Location: 801 KELLER AVENUE S.; 54,164 books; 2,309 audio materials; 1,962 video materials; 66 serial subscriptions)