For population 25 years and over in Wascott:
For population 15 years and over in Wascott town:
13 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Duluth, MN (42.5 miles , pop. 86,918).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (105.2 miles , pop. 287,151).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (365.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Minong, WI (2.6 miles ), Gordon, WI (2.6 miles ), Frog Creek, WI (2.9 miles) , Solon Springs, WI (3.3 miles ), Chicog, WI (3.4 miles ), Gull Lake, WI (3.8 miles) , Blaine, WI (3.9 miles ), Dairyland, WI (4.0 miles) .
Latitude: 46.19 N, Longitude: 91.85 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 715
Population change in the 1990s: +178 (+33.2%).
Work and jobs in Wascott: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wascott, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wascott-area historical tornado activity is below Wisconsin state average. It is 35% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/18/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.8 miles away from the Wascott town center killed 2 people and injured 16 people and caused $10 million in damages.
On 6/30/1968, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Douglas County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wascott:
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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:
72 people in state prisons in 2000
Wascott compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Wascott town (based on Douglas County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.38%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.59% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,989 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($176 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.19% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,844 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: 7
Total length: 12 meters (39ft)
Total costs: $903,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,370
Total average daily truck traffic: 41
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 2,150
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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