For population 25 years and over in St. Joseph:
For population 15 years and over in St. Joseph town:
68 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Paul, MN (20.8 miles , pop. 287,151).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (336.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Houlton, WI (2.0 miles ), Bayport, MN (2.0 miles ), North Hudson, WI (2.1 miles ), Oak Park Heights, MN (2.2 miles ), Stillwater, MN (2.3 miles ), Somerset, WI (2.3 miles ), Hudson, WI (2.4 miles ), Lakeland, MN (2.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 45.05 N, Longitude: 92.71 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 715
Population change in the 1990s: +758 (+28.3%).
Work and jobs in St. Joseph: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in St. Joseph, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
St. Joseph-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 83% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/4/1958, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.3 miles away from the St. Joseph 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 19.9 miles away from the town center killed 6 people and injured 158 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Birthplace of: George Albert Hammes - Catholic bishop.
Hospitals/medical centers near St. Joseph:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to St. Joseph:
Public elementary/middle school in St. Joseph:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 0.0313. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.201. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.478. This is significantly better than average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 15.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 28.4. This is worse than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. There were 13 monitors within city limits.
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
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:
29 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000
St. Joseph compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for St. Joseph town (based on St. Croix County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.15%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 39
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.94% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($49,666 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:
6.86% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($45,731 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($109 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in St. Joseph:
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TV broadcast stations around St. Joseph:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 66 meters (217ft)
Total costs: $6,055,000
Total average daily traffic: 51,610
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,530
Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2014.