For population 25 years and over in Wheatland:
For population 15 years and over in Wheatland town:
79 residents are foreign born (1.9% Latin America, 0.3% Europe, 0.2% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $570 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (63.4 miles , pop. 53,011).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (150.7 miles , pop. 259,628).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (705.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Y-O Ranch, WY (1.3 miles ), Chugcreek, WY (1.5 miles) , Lakeview North, WY (1.8 miles) , Westview Circle, WY (2.3 miles) , Slater, WY (3.9 miles) , Guernsey, WY (4.3 miles ), Chugwater, WY (4.7 miles ), Hartville, WY (4.7 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.05 N, Longitude: 104.96 W
Area code: 307
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Wheatland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Work and jobs in Wheatland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wheatland, Wyoming
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wheatland-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Wyoming state average. It is 30% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/27/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.4 miles away from the Wheatland town center injured 3 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
On 6/26/1955, a category F3 tornado 33.4 miles away from the town center .
Earthquake activity:Wheatland-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wyoming state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 39.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/19/1996 at 13:27:57, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 90.9 miles away from Wheatland center
On 8/29/2004 at 18:49:44, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 63.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/23/1993 at 06:30:23, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/10/1993 at 04:17:46, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.0 miles away from Wheatland center
On 11/3/2008 at 13:14:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 MW, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Platte County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Harold Hellbaum - Politician, Corey Bramlet - Football player, Jim Geringer - Politician, Dennis Utter - Politician.
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Airports located in Wheatland:
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Wheatland and their reported violations in the past:WHEATLAND, TOWN OF (Population served: 3271, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:BASIN ELECTRIC POWER CO-OP (Population served: 302, Groundwater):
Past health violations:FLYING X RANCH MOBILE HM PARK (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:Y-O INVESTMENTS, INC. (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:LAKE WATER CO., LLC. (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 14.3%
(13.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 85.1% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Wheatland (based on Platte County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.84%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
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Wheatland government finances in 2006(per resident):
8.35% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($45,204 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:
7.89% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,221 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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Wheatland fatal accident list:
Apr 11, 1999 08:15 PM, Sr-312, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Apr 29, 1981 00:29 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 24, 1979 08:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wheatland)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 103 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Wheatland, WY)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wheatland)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Wheatland)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2013.