Lac La Belle, Wisconsin

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Lac La Belle, Wisconsin
Village
Location of Lac La Belle, Wisconsin
Location of Lac La Belle, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 43°8′44″N 88°31′33″W / 43.14556°N 88.52583°W / 43.14556; -88.52583Coordinates: 43°8′44″N 88°31′33″W / 43.14556°N 88.52583°W / 43.14556; -88.52583
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Jefferson, Waukesha
Area[1]
 • Total 0.98 sq mi (2.54 km2)
 • Land 0.98 sq mi (2.54 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[2] 860 ft (262 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 290
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 293
 • Density 295.9/sq mi (114.2/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 55-40750[5]
GNIS feature ID 1567709[2]
Website www.villageoflaclabelle.com

Lac La Belle is a village located mostly in Waukesha County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. The population was 290 at the 2010 census.[6] Of this, 289 were in Waukesha County, and only 1 person was in Jefferson County. The village is located mostly within the town of Oconomowoc in Waukesha County. On March 28, 2002, the village annexed a portion of land in the town of Ixonia in Jefferson County.

Geography[edit]

Lac La Belle is located at 43°8′44″N 88°31′33″W / 43.14556°N 88.52583°W / 43.14556; -88.52583 (43.145460, -88.525757)[7] in the "Lake Country" area of Waukesha County.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.98 square miles (2.54 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 290 people, 115 households, and 97 families residing in the village. The population density was 295.9 inhabitants per square mile (114.2 /km2). There were 135 housing units at an average density of 137.8 per square mile (53.2 /km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.6% White, 0.3% Asian, 0.3% from other races, and 0.7% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.3% of the population.

There were 115 households of which 25.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 80.0% were married couples living together, 4.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 15.7% were non-families. 13.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.52 and the average family size was 2.77.

The median age in the village was 53.8 years. 21% of residents were under the age of 18; 2.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 13.8% were from 25 to 44; 41.8% were from 45 to 64; and 21.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 49.0% male and 51.0% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 329 people, 117 households, and 109 families residing in the village. The population density was 484.1 people per square mile (186.8/km²). There were 127 housing units at an average density of 186.9 per square mile (72.1/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 99.70% White, 0.30% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.30% of the population.

There were 117 households out of which 35.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 84.6% were married couples living together, 9.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 6.0% were non-families. 3.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 1.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.81 and the average family size was 2.88.

In the village the population was spread out with 22.8% under the age of 18, 4.6% from 18 to 24, 24.6% from 25 to 44, 37.1% from 45 to 64, and 10.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 91.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.0 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $96,712, and the median income for a family was $100,000. Males had a median income of $89,119 versus $39,375 for females. The per capita income for the village was $46,749. About 2.7% of families and 1.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.5% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.

Recreation[edit]

Lac La Belle is home to Wisconsin's second oldest 18-hole golf course, Rolling Hills Country Club. Originally called Lac La Belle, it opened in 1896.[8]

The village is also home to Camp Olin-Sang-Ruby Union Institute (OSRUI), a Union for Reform Judaism summer camp.

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