For population 25 years and over in Castle Rock:
For population 15 years and over in Castle Rock town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (40.5 miles , pop. 57,686).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (55.7 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (167.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Hickory Grove, WI (2.2 miles ), Wingville, WI (2.4 miles ), Highland, WI (2.5 miles ), Montfort, WI (2.8 miles ), Watterstown, WI (2.8 miles ), Muscoda, WI (2.9 miles ), Blue River, WI (2.9 miles ), Fennimore, WI (3.2 miles ).
Latitude: 43.07 N, Longitude: 90.50 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 608
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +8 (+2.6%).
Work and jobs in Castle Rock: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Castle Rock-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 129% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.8 miles away from the Castle Rock town center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 27.1 miles away from the town center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Grant County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 2, Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Castle Rock:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Castle Rock:
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Castle Rock compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Castle Rock town (based on Grant County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 79.86%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Number of full-service restaurants: 49
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.30% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,617 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:
6.40% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,116 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: 13See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Castle Rock, WI
Total length: 25 meters (82ft)
Total costs: $608,000
Total average daily traffic: 2,520
Total average daily truck traffic: 48
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 2,213