Trempealeau, Wisconsin

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Trempealeau, Wisconsin
Village
Looking north at downtown Trempealeau
Looking north at downtown Trempealeau
Location of Trempealeau, Wisconsin
Location of Trempealeau, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 44°2′37″N 91°27′4″W / 44.04361°N 91.45111°W / 44.04361; -91.45111Coordinates: 44°2′37″N 91°27′4″W / 44.04361°N 91.45111°W / 44.04361; -91.45111
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Trempealeau
Area[1]
 • Total 2.10 sq mi (5.44 km2)
 • Land 1.87 sq mi (4.84 km2)
 • Water 0.23 sq mi (0.60 km2)
Elevation[2] 738 ft (225 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 1,529
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 1,593
 • Density 817.6/sq mi (315.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 608
FIPS code 55-80500[5]
GNIS feature ID 1584291[2]

Trempealeau is a village in Trempealeau County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. The population was 1,529 at the 2010 census. The village is located within the Town of Trempealeau.

Geography[edit]

Trempealeau is located at 44°0′24″N 91°26′4″W / 44.00667°N 91.43444°W / 44.00667; -91.43444 (44.006906, -91.434572).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.10 square miles (5.44 km2), of which, 1.87 square miles (4.84 km2) of it is land and 0.23 square miles (0.60 km2) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1970 743 —    
1980 956 +28.7%
1990 1,039 +8.7%
2000 1,319 +26.9%
2010 1,529 +15.9%
2012 1,593 +4.2%

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the village was $36,422, and the median income for a family was $44,792. Males had a median income of $30,881 versus $22,708 for females. The per capita income for the village was $18,465. About 3.8% of families and 6.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.6% of those under age 18 and 13.6% of those age 65 or over.

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 1,529 people, 704 households, and 426 families residing in the village. The population density was 817.6 inhabitants per square mile (315.7/km2). There were 835 housing units at an average density of 446.5 per square mile (172.4/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 97.8% White, 0.1% African American, 0.4% Native American, 0.4% Asian, 0.3% from other races, and 1.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.4% of the population.

There were 704 households of which 27.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.7% were married couples living together, 8.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 39.5% were non-families. 33.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.17 and the average family size was 2.74.

The median age in the village was 42.7 years. 20.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 26.7% were from 25 to 44; 28.8% were from 45 to 64; and 17.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 49.8% male and 50.2% female.

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