For population 25 years and over in Fontana-on-Geneva Lake:
For population 15 years and over in Fontana-on-Geneva Lake village:
45 residents are foreign born (1.8% Europe, 0.5% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $4,523 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Janesville, WI (24.9 miles , pop. 59,498).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (46.8 miles , pop. 596,974).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (66.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Walworth, WI (1.2 miles ), Williams Bay, WI (1.5 miles ), Linn, WI (2.0 miles ), Delavan Lake, WI (2.2 miles ), Delavan, WI (2.3 miles ), Como, WI (2.4 miles ), Geneva, WI (2.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.54 N, Longitude: 88.57 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 262
Population change in the 1990s: +91 (+5.5%).
Work and jobs in Fontana-on-Geneva Lake: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Fontana-on-Geneva Lake, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Fontana-on-Geneva Lake-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 117% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.1 miles away from the Fontana-on-Geneva Lake village center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 24.4 miles away from the village center killed 6 people and injured 75 people.
Earthquake activity:Fontana-on-Geneva Lake-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 76.9 miles away from the city center
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 72.3 miles away from Fontana-on-Geneva Lake center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Brown County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Fontana-on-Geneva Lake:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fontana-on-Geneva Lake:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 1.6%
(1.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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)
Fontana-on-Geneva Lake compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Fontana-on-Geneva Lake (based on Brown County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 73.45%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 33
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 91
Number of full-service restaurants: 205
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Fontana-on-Geneva Lake government finances in 2002:
5.07% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,870 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($225 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.35% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($43,362 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($227 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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