For population 25 years and over in Rockbridge:
For population 15 years and over in Rockbridge town:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: La Crosse, WI (50.8 miles , pop. 51,818).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (54.8 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (175.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Henrietta, WI (2.3 miles ), Richland, WI (2.4 miles ), Willow, WI (2.4 miles ), Richland Center, WI (2.5 miles ), Marshall, WI (2.6 miles ), Bloom, WI (2.8 miles ), Yuba, WI (2.8 miles) , Westford, WI (2.9 miles ).
Latitude: 43.43 N, Longitude: 90.37 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 608
Population change in the 1990s: +58 (+8.7%).
Work and jobs in Rockbridge: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Rockbridge, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Rockbridge-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 115% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.8 miles away from the Rockbridge town center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 37.4 miles away from the town center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Richland County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Rockbridge:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rockbridge:
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Rockbridge compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Rockbridge (based on Richland County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.31%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.05% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,917 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:
6.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,708 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: 17See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Rockbridge, WI
Total length: 51 meters (167ft)
Total costs: $1,762,000
Total average daily traffic: 16,259
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,102
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 18,404
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: