For population 25 years and over in Brockway:
For population 15 years and over in Brockway town:
56 residents are foreign born (1.2% Asia, 0.7% Latin America, 0.2% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: La Crosse, WI (40.1 miles , pop. 51,818).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (109.9 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (231.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Black River Falls, WI (1.7 miles ), Adams, WI (2.1 miles ), Komensky, WI (2.5 miles ), Manchester, WI (2.6 miles ), Albion, WI (2.8 miles ), Alma, WI (3.1 miles ), Millston, WI (3.2 miles) , Merrillan, WI (3.2 miles ).
Latitude: 44.30 N, Longitude: 90.79 W
Population change in the 1990s: +1,367 (+112.7%).
Work and jobs in Brockway: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Brockway, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Brockway-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 63% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/19/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 36.5 miles away from the Brockway town center killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/5/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.7 miles away from the town center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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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:
792 people in state prisons in 2000
People in group quarters in Brockway in 2010:
188 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000
Brockway compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Brockway (based on Jackson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.03%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.40% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,214 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:
6.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,036 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:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 14See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Brockway, WI
Total length: 72 meters (236ft)
Total average daily traffic: 122,329
Total average daily truck traffic: 15,119
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