For population 25 years and over in Chugwater:
For population 15 years and over in Chugwater town:
8 residents are foreign born (3.1% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,000 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (42.2 miles , pop. 53,011).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Denver, CO (140.6 miles , pop. 554,636).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (693.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Slater, WY (2.9 miles) , Whiting, WY (4.4 miles) , Y-O Ranch, WY (4.5 miles ), Chugcreek, WY (4.6 miles) , Wheatland, WY (4.7 miles ), Goshen Hole, WY (4.9 miles) , Lakeview North, WY (5.0 miles) , Westview Circle, WY (5.0 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.76 N, Longitude: 104.83 W
Area code: 307
Work and jobs in Chugwater: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Chugwater, Wyoming
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Chugwater-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Wyoming state average. It is 12% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/27/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the Chugwater town center injured 3 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
On 6/26/1955, a category F3 tornado 30.0 miles away from the town center .
Earthquake activity:Chugwater-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wyoming state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 58.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/29/2004 at 18:49:44, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 85.1 miles away from Chugwater center
On 7/23/1993 at 06:30:23, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/10/1993 at 04:17:46, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2008 at 13:14:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 MW, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.2 miles away from Chugwater center
On 12/13/1993 at 14:51:03, a magnitude 3.5 (3.2 MB, 3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 52.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Platte County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chugwater:
Public high school in Chugwater:
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Chugwater and their reported violations in the past:CHUGWATER, TOWN OF (Population served: 244, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Chugwater that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 10.5%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 87.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Chugwater compared to Wyoming state average:
Banks with branches in Chugwater (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Chugwater town (based on Platte County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.84%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Adult diabetes rate:
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Chugwater government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Chugwater government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
8.35% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($45,204 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:
7.89% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,221 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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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Chugwater)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Chugwater, WY)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.