For population 25 years and over in La Grange:
For population 15 years and over in La Grange town:
25 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waukesha, WI (23.0 miles , pop. 64,825).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (36.3 miles , pop. 596,974).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (79.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Lauderdale Lakes, WI (1.1 miles ), Sugar Creek, WI (2.0 miles ), Palmyra, WI (2.5 miles ), Elkhorn, WI (2.8 miles ), Richmond, WI (2.9 miles ), Eagle, WI (2.9 miles ), East Troy, WI (3.0 miles ), Whitewater, WI (3.0 miles ).
Latitude: 42.79 N, Longitude: 88.58 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 262
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in La Grange: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in La Grange, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
La Grange-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 123% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/27/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.9 miles away from the La Grange town center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/21/1967, a category F4 tornado 31.1 miles away from the town center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:La Grange-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 93.3 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 85.8 miles away from La Grange center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Walworth County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, 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 La Grange:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to La Grange:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.2 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.333. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.7 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:
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
39 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
La Grange compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for La Grange town (based on Walworth County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.26%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 21
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Number of full-service restaurants: 110
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.50% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,122 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($291 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.99% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,167 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($118 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $217,000
Total average daily traffic: 200
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 200
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in La Grange)