For population 25 years and over in Oak Grove:
For population 15 years and over in Oak Grove town:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Eagan, MN (23.9 miles , pop. 63,557).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (25.2 miles , pop. 287,151).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (322.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Prescott, WI (2.2 miles ), Clifton, WI (2.3 miles ), Trimbelle, WI (2.5 miles ), River Falls, WI (2.9 miles ), Hastings, MN (2.9 miles ), River Falls, WI (2.9 miles ), Diamond Bluff, WI (2.9 miles ), Ellsworth, WI (3.2 miles ).
Latitude: 44.75 N, Longitude: 92.69 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 715
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Oak Grove: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Oak Grove, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Oak Grove-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/4/1958, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 20.6 miles away from the Oak Grove town center killed 21 people and injured 74 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/6/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.9 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 175 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Pierce County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Floods: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 0.0216. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.139. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.375. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 6.90. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 20.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.12. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.
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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:
Oak Grove compared to Wisconsin state average:
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Religion statistics for Oak Grove (based on Pierce County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.24%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.46% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,646 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:
7.19% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,294 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: 15See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Oak Grove, WI
Total length: 20 meters (66ft)
Total average daily traffic: 13,115
Total average daily truck traffic: 760
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 21,515
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