For population 25 years and over in Fox Lake:
For population 15 years and over in Fox Lake city:
25 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,667 (2.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Oshkosh, WI (36.6 miles , pop. 62,916).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (41.6 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (134.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Westford, WI (2.0 miles ), Randolph, WI (2.2 miles ), Beaver Dam, WI (2.8 miles ), Friesland, WI (2.8 miles ), Mackford, WI (2.9 miles ), Courtland, WI (3.0 miles ), Alto, WI (3.1 miles ), Chester, WI (3.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.56 N, Longitude: 88.91 W
Area code: 920
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Fox Lake detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +176 (+13.8%).
Work and jobs in Fox Lake: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Fox Lake, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Fox Lake-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 155% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/18/1996, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 17.3 miles away from the Fox Lake city center injured 12 people and caused $40 million in damages.
On 9/26/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.8 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Dodge County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Bunny Berrigan - musician.
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00581. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.0995. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Fox Lake that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.7%
(10.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 68.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
14 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
3 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Fox Lake compared to Wisconsin state average:
Banks with branches in Fox Lake (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Fox Lake city (based on Dodge County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.48%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 13
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Number of full-service restaurants: 60
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6.84% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,507 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:
6.46% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,809 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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Fox Lake fatal accident list:
Aug 23, 2001 09:04 PM, Sr-68, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 16, 1986 03:46 PM, E State, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 9,900
Total average daily truck traffic: 495
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 8,020
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Fox Lake)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fox Lake)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2014.