For population 25 years and over in Pella:
For population 15 years and over in Pella town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Appleton, WI (37.9 miles , pop. 70,087).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (118.2 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (207.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Grant, WI (2.3 miles ), Herman, WI (2.3 miles ), Marion, WI (2.4 miles ), Embarrass, WI (2.6 miles ), Larrabee, WI (2.6 miles ), Belle Plaine, WI (2.7 miles ), Clintonville, WI (2.8 miles ), Seneca, WI (2.8 miles ).
Latitude: 44.73 N, Longitude: 88.81 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 715
Population change in the 1990s: -9 (-1.0%).
Work and jobs in Pella: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Pella, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Pella-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 56% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/26/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.1 miles away from the Pella town center killed 6 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/27/1984, a category F4 tornado 31.7 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 Shawano County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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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:
Pella compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Pella (based on Shawano County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 73.48%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 48
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.01% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,836 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:
6.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,772 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 Pella, WI
Total length: 28 meters (92ft)
Total costs: $189,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,910
Total average daily truck traffic: 23
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 2,221
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: