Whitelaw, Wisconsin

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Whitelaw, Wisconsin
Village
Location of Whitelaw, Wisconsin
Location of Whitelaw, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 44°8′34″N 87°49′39″W / 44.14278°N 87.82750°W / 44.14278; -87.82750Coordinates: 44°8′34″N 87°49′39″W / 44.14278°N 87.82750°W / 44.14278; -87.82750
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Manitowoc
Area[1]
 • Total 0.55 sq mi (1.42 km2)
 • Land 0.54 sq mi (1.40 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation[2] 856 ft (261 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 757
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 755
 • Density 1,401.9/sq mi (541.3/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 920
FIPS code 55-86775[5]
GNIS feature ID 1576683[2]
Downtown Whitelaw on U.S. Route 10
Welcome sign

Whitelaw is a village in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 757 at the 2010 census.

Geography[edit]

Whitelaw is located at 44°8′34″N 87°49′39″W / 44.14278°N 87.82750°W / 44.14278; -87.82750 (44.142784, -87.827434).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.55 square miles (1.42 km2), of which, 0.54 square miles (1.40 km2) of it is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 757 people, 301 households, and 225 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,401.9 inhabitants per square mile (541.3 /km2). There were 314 housing units at an average density of 581.5 per square mile (224.5 /km2). The racial makeup of the village was 95.4% White, 0.4% African American, 0.7% Native American, 1.7% from other races, and 1.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.6% of the population.

There were 301 households of which 31.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.1% were married couples living together, 6.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 25.2% were non-families. 21.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.51 and the average family size was 2.93.

The median age in the village was 41.6 years. 23.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.8% were from 25 to 44; 31.2% were from 45 to 64; and 13.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 50.3% male and 49.7% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 730 people, 278 households, and 205 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,312.0 people per square mile (503.3/km²). There were 284 housing units at an average density of 510.4 per square mile (195.8/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 99.32% White, 0.27% African American, 0.27% Native American and 0.14% Asian. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.55% of the population.

There were 278 households out of which 33.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.9% were married couples living together, 6.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.9% were non-families. 20.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.62 and the average family size was 3.02.

In the village the population was spread out with 26.2% under the age of 18, 7.7% from 18 to 24, 30.5% from 25 to 44, 22.9% from 45 to 64, and 12.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 101.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.9 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $51,029, and the median income for a family was $53,036. Males had a median income of $36,971 versus $25,833 for females. The per capita income for the village was $20,249. About 3.5% of families and 5.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.4% of those under age 18 and 13.9% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  2. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-18. 
  4. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-24. 
  5. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 

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