Sarona, WI Population

Population: 382. Estimated population in July 2020: 404 (+5.8% change)
Males: 204 (53.4%), Females: 178 (46.6%)

Washburn County

Zip code: 54870

Median resident age: 41.1 years
Median household income: $30,357
Median house value: $69,600

Races in Sarona:

  • White Non-Hispanic (95.8%)
  • American Indian (2.9%)
  • Two or more races (2.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.5%)

Ancestries: German (47.1%), Norwegian (11.3%), Czech (9.4%), French (9.2%), Irish (8.6%), English (6.8%).

Elevation: 1300 feet

Population

For population 25 years and over in Sarona

  • High school or higher: 83.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 6.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sarona town

  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 54.2%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 12.2%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

2.1% Foreign born (1.0% North America, 0.5% Europe, 0.5% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: -10 (-2.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Sarona:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Sarona:

  • CHIPPEWA VALLEY REGIONAL (about 64 miles; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Abbreviation: EAU)
  • DULUTH INTL (about 82 miles; DULUTH, MN; Abbreviation: DLH)
  • MINNEAPOLIS-ST PAUL INTL/WOLD-CHAMBERLAIN/ (about 114 miles; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Abbreviation: MSP)
Other public-use airports nearest to Sarona:

  • SHELL LAKE MUNI (about 8 miles; SHELL LAKE, WI; Abbreviation: SSQ)
  • CUMBERLAND MUNI (about 19 miles; CUMBERLAND, WI; Abbreviation: UBE)
  • RICE LAKE REGIONAL – CARL’S FIELD (about 21 miles; RICE LAKE, WI; Abbreviation: RPD)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sarona:

  • WISCONSIN INDIANHEAD TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 14 miles; Shell Lake, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,045)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STOUT (about 59 miles; MENOMONIE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,183)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-EAU CLAIRE (about 68 miles; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,866)
  • CHIPPEWA VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 68 miles; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,601)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-SUPERIOR (about 70 miles; SUPERIOR, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,436)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA-DULUTH (about 78 miles; DULUTH, MN; Full-time enrollment: 8,224)
  • LAKE SUPERIOR COLLEGE (about 81 miles; DULUTH, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,512)