For population 25 years and over in Washington:
For population 15 years and over in Washington town:
15 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Green Bay, WI (29.7 miles , pop. 102,313).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (123.8 miles , pop. 596,974).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (208.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Cecil, WI (0.7 miles ), Bonduel, WI (2.1 miles ), Wescott, WI (2.2 miles ), Hartland, WI (2.4 miles ), Waukechon, WI (2.5 miles ), Underhill, WI (2.5 miles ), Green Valley, WI (2.6 miles ), Shawano, WI (2.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.80 N, Longitude: 88.46 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 715
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Washington: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Washington, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Washington-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 37% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/27/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.8 miles away from the Washington town center killed one person and injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 8/19/1968, a category F4 tornado 26.6 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Shawano County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Adolph F. Heidkamp - Politician, Janine P. Geske - Politician, M. Rickert - Fantasy writer.
Hospitals/medical centers near Washington:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Washington:
Public high school in Washington:
Public elementary/middle school in Washington:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.858. This is significantly worse than average. There were 46 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.55. This is significantly worse than average. There were 52 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 16.8. This is significantly worse than average. There were 82 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 23.8. This is about average. There were 84 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. There were 48 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.7. This is about average. There were 50 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:
Washington compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Washington (based on Shawano County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 73.48%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 48
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.01% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,836 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:
6.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,772 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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TV broadcast stations around Washington:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 9 meters (30ft)
Total costs: $246,000
Total average daily traffic: 10,960
Total average daily truck traffic: 457
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 10,880
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.