For population 25 years and over in La Crosse:
For population 15 years and over in La Crosse town:
141 residents are foreign born (16.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $307 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rocky Mount, NC (53.8 miles , pop. 55,893).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (68.1 miles , pop. 276,093).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (278.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: South Hill, VA (1.7 miles ), Brodnax, VA (1.8 miles ), Lawrenceville, VA (3.8 miles ), Alberta, VA (4.0 miles ), Boydton, VA (4.1 miles ), Macon, NC (4.2 miles) , Norlina, NC (4.3 miles ), Kenbridge, VA (4.3 miles ).
Latitude: 36.70 N, Longitude: 78.09 W
Area code: 434
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Crime rate in La Crosse detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +101 (+19.5%).
Work and jobs in La Crosse: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in La Crosse, Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
La Crosse-area historical tornado activity is above Virginia state average. It is 16% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/14/1986, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.8 miles away from the La Crosse town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 11/28/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 41.1 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 154 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:La Crosse-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 62.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 49.7 miles away from La Crosse center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 73.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/22/2001 at 16:01:20, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, 2.5 LG, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 93.4 miles away from La Crosse center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Mecklenburg County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 3, Droughts: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near La Crosse:
Local government website: WWW.LACROSSEVA.ORG
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to La Crosse:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.5. This is about average. There were 6 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 25.6%
(14.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.6% for Black residents, 38.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 53.3% for other race residents, 90.9% for two or more races residents)
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No gay or lesbian households reported
15 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
La Crosse compared to Virginia state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for La Crosse (based on Mecklenburg County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.82%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 38
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
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5.92% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,622 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:
5.83% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,531 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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La Crosse fatal accident list:
Jan 17, 1989 06:08 PM, Rt58, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 7, 1989 04:10 AM, Us58, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
Businesses in La Crosse, VA