For population 25 years and over in Mount Pleasant:
For population 15 years and over in Mount Pleasant town:
968 residents are foreign born (1.1% Europe, 0.8% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,535 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Racine, WI (2.6 miles , pop. 81,855).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (24.3 miles , pop. 596,974).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (60.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Elmwood Park, WI (1.4 miles ), Sturtevant, WI (1.6 miles ), Racine, WI (1.6 miles ), Franksville, WI (2.1 miles ), North Bay, WI (2.3 miles ), Caledonia, WI (2.4 miles ), Somers, WI (2.5 miles ), Wind Point, WI (2.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.71 N, Longitude: 87.85 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 262
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Mount Pleasant detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 47 (43 officers).
Work and jobs in Mount Pleasant: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Mount Pleasant-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/28/1972, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.5 miles away from the Mount Pleasant town center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/27/1984, a category F4 tornado 31.1 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Racine County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 12.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 27.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.9. This is about average. There were 1 monitors within city limits.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.0169. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.318. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 2.64. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 7.2%
(5.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.7% for Black residents, 16.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 25.9% for two or more races residents)
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Mount Pleasant compared to Wisconsin state average:
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Religion statistics for Mount Pleasant town (based on Racine County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.04%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 37
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 70
Number of full-service restaurants: 125
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5.28% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,372 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($245 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($53,510 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($242 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Mount Pleasant fatal accident list:
Aug 27, 2011 03:10 PM, Sr-11, Lat: 42.69748611, Lon: -87.86080278, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 8, 2011 07:18 AM, Sunnyslope Dr, Mariner Dr, Lat: 42.72253889, Lon: -87.86299167, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Sep 17, 2011 02:07 AM, Sr-11, Lat: 42.69726111, Lon: -87.86234444, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 13, 2007 12:41 AM, Sr-20, Lat: 42.719461, Lon: -87.866336, Vehicles: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 15See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Mount Pleasant, WI
Total length: 56 meters (184ft)
Total average daily traffic: 282,887
Total average daily truck traffic: 21,531
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Mount Pleasant)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Businesses in Mount Pleasant, WI
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.