For population 25 years and over in Wabeno:
For population 15 years and over in Wabeno town:
13 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Green Bay, WI (69.7 miles , pop. 102,313).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (168.1 miles , pop. 596,974).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (253.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Blackwell, WI (2.6 miles ), Townsend, WI (3.0 miles ), Laona, WI (3.1 miles ), Lakewood, WI (3.2 miles ), Silver Cliff, WI (3.6 miles ), Riverview, WI (3.8 miles ), Caswell, WI (4.0 miles) , Armstrong Creek, WI (4.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 45.44 N, Longitude: 88.57 W
Area code: 715
Population change in the 1990s: +254 (+25.1%).
Work and jobs in Wabeno: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wabeno, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wabeno-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Wisconsin state average. It is 12% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/19/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.6 miles away from the Wabeno town center killed 2 people and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/25/1950, a category F4 tornado 40.1 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Forest County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wabeno:
Public high school in Wabeno:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 32.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.44. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Wabeno and their reported violations in the past:R PLACE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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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:
Wabeno compared to Wisconsin state average:
Banks with branches in Wabeno (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Wabeno town (based on Forest County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.79%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.02% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,386 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:
5.66% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,543 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: 3
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $171,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,845
Total average daily truck traffic: 269
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 5,115
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wabeno)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4