For population 25 years and over in Linwood:
For population 15 years and over in Linwood town:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Oshkosh, WI (62.8 miles , pop. 62,916).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (98.6 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (208.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Plover, WI (1.9 miles ), Whiting, WI (2.0 miles ), Stevens Point, WI (2.2 miles ), Plover, WI (2.2 miles ), Park Ridge, WI (2.3 miles ), Hull, WI (2.4 miles ), Carson, WI (2.6 miles ), Rudolph, WI (2.8 miles ).
Latitude: 44.49 N, Longitude: 89.64 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 715
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +117 (+11.8%).
Work and jobs in Linwood: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Linwood, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Linwood-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 84% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/26/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.1 miles away from the Linwood town center killed 6 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/19/1957, a category F4 tornado 31.0 miles away from the town center killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Portage County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Linwood:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Linwood:
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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:
Linwood compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Linwood (based on Portage County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 66.91%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.98% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,463 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($71 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.46% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,044 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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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 10See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Linwood, WI
Total length: 36 meters (118ft)
Total costs: $1,265,000
Total average daily traffic: 22,280
Total average daily truck traffic: 284
Total future (year 2024) average daily traffic: 29,060