For population 25 years and over in Argonne:
For population 15 years and over in Argonne town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Green Bay, WI (93.7 miles , pop. 102,313).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (185.8 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (275.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Ross, WI (2.6 miles) , Newald, WI (2.7 miles) , Hiles, WI (3.0 miles ), Popple River, WI (3.0 miles) , Caswell, WI (3.2 miles) , Crandon, WI (3.4 miles ), Piehl, WI (3.7 miles) , Three Lakes, WI (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 45.73 N, Longitude: 88.85 W
Area code: 715
Population change in the 1990s: +35 (+7.0%).
Work and jobs in Argonne: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Argonne, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Argonne-area historical tornado activity is below Wisconsin state average. It is 27% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/25/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.5 miles away from the Argonne town center killed 2 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/8/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.4 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 42 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Forest County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Argonne:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Argonne:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.44. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Argonne and their reported violations in the past:POPPLE RIVER PUB AND GRUB (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
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Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Argonne compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Argonne town (based on Forest County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.79%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.02% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,386 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.66% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,543 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Argonne:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 9
Total length: 10 meters (33ft)
Total average daily traffic: 1,460
Total average daily truck traffic: 65
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 1,583
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:3
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1