Conrath, Wisconsin

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Conrath, Wisconsin
Village
Location of Conrath, Wisconsin
Location of Conrath, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 45°23′5″N 91°2′9″W / 45.38472°N 91.03583°W / 45.38472; -91.03583Coordinates: 45°23′5″N 91°2′9″W / 45.38472°N 91.03583°W / 45.38472; -91.03583
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Rusk
Area[1]
 • Total 0.50 sq mi (1.29 km2)
 • Land 0.50 sq mi (1.29 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[2] 1,135 ft (346 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 95
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 95
 • Density 190.0/sq mi (73.4/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 715 & 534
FIPS code 55-16775[5]
GNIS feature ID 1563330[2]

Conrath is a village in Rusk County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 95 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Founded as Main Creek, as Main Creek flows through the community, the village was renamed as Conrath. Conrath was "[n]amed for Frank and Charles Conrath, loggers who settled here."[6]

Geography[edit]

Conrath is located at 45°23′5″N 91°2′9″W / 45.38472°N 91.03583°W / 45.38472; -91.03583 (45.384671, -91.035961).[7]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.50 square miles (1.29 km2), all land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 145
1930 97 −33.1%
1940 128 32.0%
1950 114 −10.9%
1960 121 6.1%
1970 114 −5.8%
1980 86 −24.6%
1990 92 7.0%
2000 98 6.5%
2010 95 −3.1%
Est. 2015 92 [8] −3.2%
U.S. Decennial Census[9]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 95 people, 42 households, and 22 families residing in the village. The population density was 190.0 inhabitants per square mile (73.4/km2). There were 48 housing units at an average density of 96.0 per square mile (37.1/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 90.5% White and 9.5% African American.

There were 42 households of which 31.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 33.3% were married couples living together, 7.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 11.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 47.6% were non-families. 45.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 21.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.26 and the average family size was 3.23.

The median age in the village was 45.9 years. 24.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 12.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 9.5% were from 25 to 44; 31.5% were from 45 to 64; and 22.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 53.7% male and 46.3% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 98 people, 36 households, and 24 families residing in the village. The population density was 195.3 people per square mile (75.7/km²). There were 39 housing units at an average density of 77.7 per square mile (30.1/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 96.94% White and 3.06% Native American.

There were 36 households out of which 38.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.6% were married couples living together, and 33.3% were non-families. 33.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.72 and the average family size was 3.42.

In the village, the population was spread out with 34.7% under the age of 18, 7.1% from 18 to 24, 26.5% from 25 to 44, 16.3% from 45 to 64, and 15.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 113.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 113.3 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $30,417, and the median income for a family was $31,250. Males had a median income of $31,250 versus $22,188 for females. The per capita income for the village was $16,838. There were 25.0% of families and 29.3% of the population living below the poverty line, including 50.0% of under eighteens and none of those over 64.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-01-24. 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. Archived from the original on 2013-06-17. Retrieved 2013-06-24. 
  5. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ The Encyclopedia of Wisconsin, 1990, ISBN 0-403-09907-1
  7. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  8. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  9. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.