Balsam Lake

Balsam Lake is in Polk County. Living in Balsam Lake offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Balsam Lake there are a lot of lakefront homes, bars, and coffee shops. Many retirees live in Balsam Lake and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Balsam Lake are above average.

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Overview for Balsam Lake, WI

4,016 people live in Balsam Lake, where the median age is 50.4 and the average individual income is $28,919.94. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

4,016

Total Population

50.4 years

Median Age

Medium

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$28,919.94

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Balsam Lake, WI

Balsam Lake has 1,721 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Balsam Lake do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 4,016 people call Balsam Lake home. The population density is 85.79 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

4,016

Total Population

Medium

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

50.4

Median Age

50 / 50%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
1,721

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$28,919.94

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Around Balsam Lake, WI

There's plenty to do around Balsam Lake, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

1
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
26
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Hopsack, The Barred Owl, and Balsam Lake Cafe.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.41 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.4 miles 4 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 0.59 miles 12 reviews 4.3/5 stars
Dining 0.44 miles 1 review 5/5 stars
Dining 0.52 miles 6 reviews 3.8/5 stars
Dining 0.48 miles 2 reviews 4.5/5 stars
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