Saxon, WI Population

Population: 350. Estimated population in July 2020: 360 (+2.9% change)
Males: 169 (48.3%), Females: 181 (51.7%)

Iron County

Zip code: 54559

Median resident age: 41.4 years
Median household income: $27,212
Median house value: $45,000

Races in Saxon:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.1%)
  • American Indian (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Black (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (15.7%), Swedish (15.1%), Italian (12.6%), French (8.3%), Norwegian (8.0%), Irish (6.9%).

Elevation: 1115 feet

Population

For population 25 years and over in Saxon

  • High school or higher: 78.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 6.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Saxon town

  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 65.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 5.4%

1.4% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +15 (+4.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Saxon:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Saxon:

  • GOGEBIC-IRON COUNTY (about 21 miles; IRONWOOD, MI; Abbreviation: IWD)
  • RHINELANDER-ONEIDA COUNTY (about 90 miles; RHINELANDER, WI; Abbreviation: RHI)
  • DULUTH INTL (about 125 miles; DULUTH, MN; Abbreviation: DLH)
Other public-use airports nearest to Saxon:

  • MADELINE ISLAND (about 31 miles; LA POINTE, WI; Abbreviation: 4R5)
  • JOHN F KENNEDY MEMORIAL (about 35 miles; ASHLAND, WI; Abbreviation: ASX)
  • PARK FALLS MUNI (about 38 miles; PARK FALLS, WI; Abbreviation: PKF)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Saxon:

  • UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA-DULUTH (about 117 miles; DULUTH, MN; Full-time enrollment: 8,224)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-SUPERIOR (about 117 miles; SUPERIOR, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,436)
  • NORTHCENTRAL TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 118 miles; WAUSAU, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,039)
  • WISCONSIN INDIANHEAD TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 121 miles; Shell Lake, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,045)
  • LAKE SUPERIOR COLLEGE (about 125 miles; DULUTH, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,512)
  • MICHIGAN TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY (about 135 miles; HOUGHTON, MI; Full-time enrollment: 5,779)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-EAU CLAIRE (about 139 miles; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,866)