For population 25 years and over in Leon:
For population 15 years and over in Leon town:
25 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Oshkosh, WI (26.2 miles , pop. 62,916).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (74.1 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (172.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Redgranite, WI (2.3 miles ), Poysippi, WI (2.4 miles ), Warren, WI (2.4 miles ), Mount Morris, WI (2.4 miles ), Saxeville, WI (2.4 miles ), Lohrville, WI (2.5 miles ), Springwater, WI (2.8 miles ), Bloomfield, WI (2.9 miles ).
Latitude: 44.12 N, Longitude: 89.06 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 920
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Leon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Leon, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Leon-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 122% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the Leon town center killed 7 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/27/1984, a category F4 tornado 15.8 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Waushara County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Leon:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Leon:
Average household size:
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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:
Leon compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Leon (based on Waushara County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.71%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.10% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,672 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:
6.54% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,969 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Leon:
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TV broadcast stations around Leon:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $191,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,675
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 3,675