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Amery

amery wiThe City of Amery, Wisconsin lies nestled on an isthmus between the lazy Apple River, and the beautiful North Twin and South Twin Lakes. Located in the heart of the St. Croix Valley, Amery is the largest community in Polk County and serves as a center for shopping, arts, recreation and healthcare. Amery, a quaint community offers its residents a wonderful quality of life and excellent services provided by  public agencies and the volunteerism inherent in the community.With seven beautiful parks offering walking trails, fishing, boat landings, birding and vast nature retreats, we believe Amery is a “great place” for families and retirees and we welcome our visitors wholeheartedly.

The City of Amery has some designed industrial parks. One of the parks   currently has 13 usable acres.  The City has two TIF Districts in the community one in the downtown and the other in one of their industrial parks.

The City also has its own micro loan program for small loans.  The City owns one of the industrial sites and they own a property in the heart of Amery that is zoned commercial and residential use.For information on the City’s Comprehensive Plan, which includes an Economic Development Element, please visit the following website:  http://www.co.polk.wi.us/landinfo/pdfs/Planning/CompPlanCAmery.pdf

Additional information on the City of Amery is available at: www.amerywisconsin.org and the Amery EDC Website: www.ameryedc.org/ or by contacting: cityadmin@amerytel.net
(715) 268-7486

Amery

Population

Total Population

2,879

Population
Growth Rate

-0.10%

Median Age

48

Diversity Index

11.400

Housing & Income

Households

1,306

Total Housing Units

1,487


Owner Occupied

803

Renter Occupied

503

Vacant

181

Median Home Value

$143,629


Average Home Value

$163,560

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.14%


Per Capita Income

2.43%

Income Projection

Median Household

$44,788 $48,989


Average Household

$62,472 $69,812


Per Capita

$28,115 $31,702

Workforce

Total Businesses

229

Total Employed

2,548

Workers 16+

1,164

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

1

Employed

1

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

1

Employed

1

Manufacturing

Businesses

12

Employed

234

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

6

Employed

122

Some
High School

109

Graduated
High School

603

Associates
Degree

225

Bachelor's
Degree

345

Graduate
Degree

139

Average Commute Time

22 min.



Resident Commuters

848

Non-Resident Commuters

242

Drive Alone

1,000

Carpooled

17

Public

0

Work At Home

85