Doylestown, Wisconsin

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Doylestown, Wisconsin
Doylestown Municipal Building
Doylestown Municipal Building
Location of Doylestown in Columbia County, Wisconsin.
Location of Doylestown in Columbia County, Wisconsin.
Coordinates: 43°25′40″N 89°8′57″W / 43.42778°N 89.14917°W / 43.42778; -89.14917Coordinates: 43°25′40″N 89°8′57″W / 43.42778°N 89.14917°W / 43.42778; -89.14917
Country United States
State Wisconsin
CountyColumbia
Area
 • Total4.00 sq mi (10.36 km2)
 • Land3.89 sq mi (10.07 km2)
 • Water0.11 sq mi (0.29 km2)
Elevation945 ft (288 m)
Population
 • Total297
 • Estimate 
(2017)[4]
292
 • Density75.12/sq mi (29.00/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code55-20775[5]
GNIS feature ID1564096[2]

Doylestown is a village in Columbia County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 297 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 4.02 square miles (10.41 km2), of which, 3.90 square miles (10.10 km2) of it is land and 0.12 square miles (0.31 km2) is water.[6]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1870100
188011919.0%
1910259
19202704.2%
1930238−11.9%
19402536.3%
19502613.2%
1960249−4.6%
19702656.4%
198029410.9%
19903167.5%
20003283.8%
2010297−9.5%
Est. 2017292[4]−1.7%
U.S. Decennial Census[7]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 297 people, 116 households, and 85 families residing in the village. The population density was 76.2 inhabitants per square mile (29.4/km2). There were 123 housing units at an average density of 31.5 per square mile (12.2/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 97.6% White, 0.3% Native American, 1.3% from other races, and 0.7% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.0% of the population.

There were 116 households of which 32.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.3% were married couples living together, 13.8% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.2% had a male householder with no wife present, and 26.7% were non-families. 18.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.56 and the average family size was 2.93.

The median age in the village was 43.3 years. 20.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.6% were from 25 to 44; 32.3% were from 45 to 64; and 14.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 52.2% male and 47.8% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 328 people, 121 households, and 84 families residing in the village. The population density was 83.4 people per square mile (32.2/km²). There were 123 housing units at an average density of 31.3 per square mile (12.1/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 99.09% White, 0.61% African American, and 0.30% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.27% of the population.

There were 121 households out of which 40.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.5% were married couples living together, 8.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.8% were non-families. 20.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.71 and the average family size was 3.15.

In the village, the population was spread out with 31.1% under the age of 18, 5.2% from 18 to 24, 36.3% from 25 to 44, 13.4% from 45 to 64, and 14.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females, there were 97.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.5 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $53,125, and the median income for a family was $56,563. Males had a median income of $36,250 versus $26,429 for females. The per capita income for the village was $19,157. None of the families and 2.4% of the population were living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 5.0% of those over 64.

Government[edit]

Doylestown Village Hall

Doylestown is administered by a Village Board, Board President, and Village Clerk. The Municipal Building houses the Village Board, Village Clerk, and Fire Department.

The village and surrounding area are served by the Doylestown Fire Department.

The village has a United States Post Office with a zip code of 53928.[8]

Doylestown Post Office

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2017 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Mar 28, 2019.
  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. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved March 24, 2018.
  5. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  6. ^ "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-07-14. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  7. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  8. ^ http://www.uspspostoffices.com/wi/doylestown/doylestown
  9. ^ 'Wisconsin Blue Book 1937,' Biographical Sketch of Robert H. Doyle, pg. 40