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About Tomahawk

Tomahawk is a suburb in the Wausau Metro Area and in the Lincoln County. It has a population of 3,413 and a population density of 434, which is 78% above the national average. It has a median age of 41, which is 1 year below the Wausau Metro median age and 2 years above the national average.

Tomahawk has a median home value of $179,000, which is 21% below the Metro average.The average rent of $781 is 3% below the metro average rent and 63% below the national average rent, making it one of the most affordable places to live in Wausau. The average household income in Tomahawk is $59,800 , which is 11% below the Metro average household income and 20% below the national average of household income.

The average school rating in Tomahawk is 5. Tomahawk also has a crime index 77 that is above the Metro average and below the National average, making it one of the best places to raise a family in Wausau.

$179,000Median Home Value
$225,896 Wausau Metro Area
$781Median Rent
$809 Wausau Metro Area
5 /10 - 7 /10
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50 mins To Wausau Metro Area
16 mins Average Travel Time To Work

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Tomahawk's population is made up of 46% married, 31% single, 15% divorced and 8% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 40%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 22%. Homeowners make up 66% of the population in Tomahawk.

166,334 Wausau Metro Area
434Population Density
  • 47% Male
  • 53% Female
41 Median Age
42 Wausau Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Tomahawk is $33,345. The Median Household Income is $59,800 and the Tomahawk Unemployment Rate is 8%.

$33,345Income Per Capita
$38,264 Wausau Metro Area
$59,800Median Household Income
$67,462 Wausau Metro Area
13% Poverty Rate
12% Wausau Metro Area
8% Unemployment Rate
3% Wausau Metro Area
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$179,000Median Home Value
$225,896 Wausau Metro Area
$781Median Rent
$809 Wausau Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Wausau Metro Area

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Home Owners
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5 /10 - 7 /10
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Tomahawk School District
Kings Road, Tomahawk, WI, 54487
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PK, K-5
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50 mins
Wausau Metro Area
16 mins Average Travel Time To Work
Commute To
Green Bay, WI
2 hr 19 mins
Madison Area Tech College Reed
3 hr 6 mins
Cornell University Wolpe Ctr
1 hr 58 mins
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Tomahawk crime index is 77 which is lower than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Tomahawk.

Crime Index
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