For population 25 years and over in Linn:
For population 15 years and over in Linn town:
90 residents are foreign born (2.2% Europe, 1.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Janesville, WI (28.6 miles , pop. 59,498).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (43.9 miles , pop. 596,974).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (64.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Williams Bay, WI (1.8 miles ), Lake Geneva, WI (2.0 miles ), Como, WI (2.0 miles ), Fontana-on-Geneva Lake, WI (2.0 miles ), Geneva, WI (2.1 miles ), Walworth, WI (2.4 miles ), Hebron, IL (2.5 miles ).
Latitude: 42.55 N, Longitude: 88.49 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 262
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +288 (+15.1%).
Work and jobs in Linn: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Linn, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Linn-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 113% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.2 miles away from the Linn town center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 23.5 miles away from the town center killed 6 people and injured 75 people.
Earthquake activity:Linn-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 98% 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 78.4 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 75.2 miles away from Linn 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 Linn:
Local government website: www.genevaonline.com/~tofl
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Linn:
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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:
Linn compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Linn (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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Linn:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 11 meters (36ft)
Total costs: $477,000
Total average daily traffic: 7,568
Total average daily truck traffic: 463