For population 25 years and over in Waldron:
For population 15 years and over in Waldron village:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,039 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Toledo, OH (43.7 miles , pop. 313,619).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (168.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Alvordton, OH (2.1 miles ), Fayette, OH (2.4 miles ), Pioneer, OH (2.8 miles ), Hudson, MI (3.1 miles ), West Unity, OH (3.1 miles ), Morenci, MI (3.2 miles ), Holiday City, OH (3.3 miles) , Clayton, MI (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 41.73 N, Longitude: 84.42 W
Area code: 517
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +8 (+1.4%).
Work and jobs in Waldron: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Waldron, Michigan
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Waldron-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Michigan state average. It is 142% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.4 miles away from the Waldron village center killed 21 people and injured 293 people.
On 3/27/1991, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.4 miles away from the village center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Waldron-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Michigan state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 82.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1994 at 21:23:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.7 miles away from Waldron center
On 4/17/1990 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Hillsdale County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Wes Wilkin - College basketball player (Eastern Illinois Panthers).
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Public high school in Waldron:
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 28.2%
(28.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 25.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
3 people in nursing homes in 2000
Waldron compared to Michigan state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Waldron (based on Hillsdale County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 23.78%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.90% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,684 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($226 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.68% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,706 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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Waldron fatal accident list:
Oct 22, 1977 11:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Waldron)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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