Mercer Iron County, Wisconsin

Mercer: Civil town in Iron County, Wisconsin

About

Mercer is a town located in the county of Iron in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,407 and a population density of 8 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,387 inhabitants.

Mercer Quick Facts

Population : 1,387 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Wisconsin (United States)
County : Iron County
Postal code : 54547
Area : 184.8 km2
Altitude : 1,611 feet / 491 meters
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 21:21:54 (20th January 2022)
Density : 8 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.44% (2010-2020)
Weather : -12℉ Chance Snow Showers 7-days weather
Mercer locator map
Location of Mercer on Wisconsin map.
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Mercer Hwy 51
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Geography

Mercer is located at 46°9'56"N 90°3'46"W (46.1655000, -90.0626600).

Mercer map

Weather

Mercer forecast: A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected. more

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Mercer decreased by 1.44% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,407 - census
2011 1,421 0.99% estimation process
2012 1,407 -1% estimation process
2013 1,396 -0.79% estimation process
2014 1,407 0.78% estimation process
2015 1,376 -2.25% estimation process
2016 1,365 -0.81% estimation process
2017 1,371 0.44% estimation process
2018 1,378 0.51% estimation process
2019 1,381 0.22% estimation process
2020 1,387 0.43% estimation process

Mercer zip code is 54547. County name: Iron, County fips: 55051

Schools in Mercer

College & universities near Mercer, WI

Code Name City ZIP
169992 Gogebic Community College Ironwood (MI) 49938

Post offices near Mercer

Post Office Name City ZIP
Mercer Post Office Mercer (WI) 54547

Other places with the same name (5)

Other cities in Iron County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Iron County , WI.

City Name Population Title
Pine Lake 2,746 Unincorporated community in Iron County, Wisconsin
Hurley 1,424 City in and county seat of Iron County, Wisconsin
Montreal 752 City in Iron County, Wisconsin
Kimball 497 Human settlement in Iron County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Germania 327 United States of America town
Saxon 318 Town in Iron County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Pence 160 Civil town in Iron County, Wisconsin
Gurney 159 Civil town in Iron County, Wisconsin

Distance to Other Cities

Mercer distances to largest Wisconsin cities