Norrie, Wisconsin

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Norrie, Wisconsin
Town
Location of Norrie, Wisconsin
Location of Norrie, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 44°53′32″N 89°17′4″W / 44.89222°N 89.28444°W / 44.89222; -89.28444
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Marathon
Area
 • Total 35.1 sq mi (91.0 km2)
 • Land 34.5 sq mi (89.4 km2)
 • Water 0.6 sq mi (1.6 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,296 ft (395 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 976
 • Density 28/sq mi (11/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 715 & 534
FIPS code 55-57600[2]
GNIS feature ID 1583823[1]

Norrie is a town in Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States. It is part of the Wausau, Wisconsin Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 976 at the 2010 census.[3] The unincorporated community of Norrie is located in the town.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 35.1 square miles (91.0 km2), of which 34.5 square miles (89.4 km2) is land and 0.62 square miles (1.6 km2), or 1.79%, is water.[4]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 967 people, 342 households, and 272 families residing in the town. The population density was 27.9 people per square mile (10.8/km²). There were 385 housing units at an average density of 11.1 per square mile (4.3/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 98.97% White, 0.41% African American, 0.41% Native American, 0.10% Asian, 0.10% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.52% of the population.

There were 342 households out of which 38.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 69.9% were married couples living together, 4.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 20.2% were non-families. 16.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.82 and the average family size was 3.14.

In the town the population was spread out with 29.0% under the age of 18, 7.4% from 18 to 24, 29.3% from 25 to 44, 22.9% from 45 to 64, and 11.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 113.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 108.8 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $48,472, and the median income for a family was $55,227. Males had a median income of $32,917 versus $25,083 for females. The per capita income for the town was $21,330. About 3.6% of families and 3.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.7% of those under age 18 and 5.8% of those age 65 or over.

Coordinates: 44°53′08″N 89°15′15″W / 44.88556°N 89.25417°W / 44.88556; -89.25417

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