For population 25 years and over in Wheelock:
For population 15 years and over in Wheelock town:
18 residents are foreign born (1.6% North America, 1.3% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (110.6 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (163.6 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (272.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Sheffield, VT (2.2 miles ), Lyndon, VT (2.3 miles ), Lyndonville, VT (2.4 miles ), Stannard, VT (2.4 miles) , Sutton, VT (2.7 miles ), West Burke, VT (2.8 miles ), Burke, VT (2.9 miles ), Walden, VT (3.0 miles ).
Latitude: 44.57 N, Longitude: 72.11 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 802
Population change in the 1990s: +182 (+41.5%).
Work and jobs in Wheelock: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wheelock, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Wheelock-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Vermont state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 79.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 78.1 miles away from Wheelock center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 21.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 45.8 miles away from Wheelock center
On 5/24/2002 at 23:46:00, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.1 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 77.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Caledonia County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Floods: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Winds: 2, Landslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Wheelock:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wheelock:
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:
Wheelock compared to Vermont state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Wheelock (based on Caledonia County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.01%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 15
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.41% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,095 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:
6.00% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,004 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Wheelock:
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TV broadcast stations around Wheelock:
Wheelock fatal accident list:
May 24, 2009 10:35 PM, I-91, Lat: 44.59166389, Lon: -72.08771389, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 10See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Wheelock, VT
Total length: 11 meters (36ft)
Total costs: $499,000
Total average daily traffic: 8,215
Total average daily truck traffic: 767
Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic: 12,350
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: