For population 25 years and over in Gratiot:
For population 15 years and over in Gratiot village:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,625 (2.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (34.2 miles , pop. 57,686).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (46.9 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (130.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Warren, IL (2.4 miles ), Apple River, IL (2.5 miles ), Wiota, WI (2.6 miles ), South Wayne, WI (2.7 miles ), Darlington, WI (2.9 miles ), Lamont, WI (2.9 miles ), Nora, IL (3.0 miles) , Woodford, WI (3.1 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.58 N, Longitude: 90.02 W
Area code: 608
Population change in the 1990s: +43 (+20.6%).
Work and jobs in Gratiot: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gratiot, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gratiot-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 136% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 27.3 miles away from the Gratiot village center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 7/3/1983, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.7 miles away from the village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gratiot-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 99% 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 96.4 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 66.5 miles away from Gratiot center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lafayette County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Gratiot and their reported violations in the past:GRATIOT WATERWORKS (Population served: 207, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.2%
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No gay or lesbian households reported
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Banks with branches in Gratiot (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Gratiot village (based on Lafayette County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 76.58%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
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Gratiot government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Gratiot government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.38% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,045 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:
6.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,098 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 Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.