For population 25 years and over in Dunn:
For population 15 years and over in Dunn town:
96 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Madison, WI (7.9 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (114.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: McFarland, WI (1.7 miles ), Pleasant Springs, WI (2.2 miles ), Oregon, WI (2.3 miles ), Monona, WI (2.3 miles ), Stoughton, WI (2.4 miles ), Blooming Grove, WI (2.4 miles ), Madison, WI (2.5 miles ), Fitchburg, WI (2.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.98 N, Longitude: 89.31 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 608
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +5 (+0.1%).
Work and jobs in Dunn: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dunn, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dunn-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 153% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 23.4 miles away from the Dunn town center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/17/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.3 miles away from the town center injured 30 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dunn-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 87.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Dane County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Dunn:
Amtrak station near Dunn:
Local government website: userpages.itis.com/towndunn
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dunn:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.3. This is about average. There were 11 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00432. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.
Average household size:
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:
2 people in college/university student housing in 2010
6 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000
Dunn compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Dunn (based on Dane County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.50%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 73
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 154
Number of full-service restaurants: 382
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.99% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,387 average adjusted gross income)
0.32% of residents moved from foreign countries ($397 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.35% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($44,540 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($296 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Dunn:
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TV broadcast stations around Dunn:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 15 meters (49ft)
Total costs: $1,084,000
Total average daily traffic: 20,605
Total average daily truck traffic: 432
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 30,029
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Dunn)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1