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Comstock's Livability

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  • B
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  • B+
    Job Market
  • F
    Diversity
  • B+
    Crime
  • B+
    Commute
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About Comstock, WI

Comstock, WI is located in Barron County in the state of Wisconsin.

The total City Population for Comstock is about 807 with about 20 people per square mile.

The Average Home Value is $186,800, which is roughly 10% higher than the Average Home Value of $168,872 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 1% lower than the National Average of $188,692.

The Median Income Per Household is about $52,500, which is roughly 12% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $59,462 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 9% lower higher than the National Average of $57,518.

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Quick Stats

Comstock Population 807
Average Home Value $186,800
Median Household Income $52,500
Median Age 48.8
Unemployment Rate 3% (Barron County)
Politics 62.35% Republican

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household: 2.36
Male Population Estimate: 50.6%
Female Population Estimate: 49.4%
Median Age: 48.8
Male Median Age: 47.7
Female Median Age: 49.5

Racial Demographic Estimates

White:99%
Hispanic:1.4%
Indian:1.2%
Asian:0.2%
Other:0.2%
Black:0.1%
Hawaiian:0%

Voting

Barron County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 77.13% between the winner and runner up.
Ron Johnson
U.S. Senator
Ron Johnson
Republican Party
Tammy Baldwin
U.S. Senator
Tammy Baldwin
Democratic Party
Tony Evers
State governor
Tony Evers
Democratic Party

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 62.35%
Democratic: 36.27%
Libertarian: 1.03%
Other: 0.29%
Green: 0.05%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Comstock specifically.

Average # of Homicides for Barron County: About 3.46168 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Barron County: About 45.9209 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Barron County is about 12% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 84% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.

Employment

Wisconsin is ranked #36 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.98 out of 100.

36th out of 52

Wage Policies

Overall Wage Policy Score: 19.53

The average living wage for the state of Wisconsin is $30.98/hr, while the states minimum wage is $7.25/hr, which can be set above the state standard, and is extended to farm workers. This gives Wisconsin a minimum wage score of 8.06 compared to all other states.

The minimum wage for tipped employees is $2.33/hr, which gives Wisconsin a minimum wage for tipped employees score of 12.53 compared to all other states.

The weekly unemployment (UI) benefit for Wisconsin is $150.80, resulting in a UI benefit score of 9.77 compared to all other states.

Worker Protection Policies

Overall Worker Protection Score: 71.43
X Wisconsin does provide accommodations for pregnant workers.
X Wisconsin does offer protections for workplace breastfeeding.
Wisconsin does mandate equal pay across gender and race.
X Wisconsin does prohibit pay secrecy practices in the workplace.
X Wisconsin does restrict access to salary history to reduce gender and racial bias.
X Wisconsin does provide some form of paid family leave.
X Wisconsin does provide some form of paid sick leave.
X Wisconsin does not provide flexible scheduling of worker shifts.
X Wisconsin does not mandate pay reporting or "call-in" pay by employers.
X Wisconsin does not provide split shift pay regulation.
X Wisconsin does not provide workers advanced notice of shift scheduling.
Wisconsin does provide some form of sexual harassment protection in state law.
Wisconsin does extend workers compensation mandates to farmworkers.
X Wisconsin does not extend worker protections to domestic workers.

Right To Organize Policies

Overall Right To Organize Score: 70
X Wisconsin does not have a "right-to-work" law.
X Wisconsin does legalize project labor agreements to ensure a fair wage to workers on contract.
X Wisconsin does not protect workers against wage theft retaliation.
Wisconsin does partially require collective bargaining for public workers.
Wisconsin does provide collective bargaining for teachers.
Wisconsin does provide wage negotiations for teachers.
Data from Oxfam America, Inc.
A global organization that fights inequality to end poverty and injustice.

Nearby Location

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s): 54826
Latitude: 45.477700
Longitude: -92.075200
TimeZone: Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving: Yes
Region: Midwest
Average Elevation: 1232.0 ft.
Area Code(s): 715