Hancock, Wisconsin

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Hancock, Wisconsin
Village
Location of Hancock, Wisconsin
Location of Hancock, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 44°6′55″N 89°32′7″W / 44.11528°N 89.53528°W / 44.11528; -89.53528Coordinates: 44°6′55″N 89°32′7″W / 44.11528°N 89.53528°W / 44.11528; -89.53528
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Waushara
Area[1]
 • Total 1.12 sq mi (2.90 km2)
 • Land 1.07 sq mi (2.77 km2)
 • Water 0.05 sq mi (0.13 km2)
Elevation[2] 1,093 ft (333 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 417
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 413
 • Density 389.7/sq mi (150.5/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 715 & 534
FIPS code 55-32475[5]
GNIS feature ID 1583346[2]

Hancock is a village in Waushara County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 417 at the 2010 census. The village is located within the Town of Hancock.

Geography[edit]

Hancock is located at 44°7′55″N 89°30′55″W / 44.13194°N 89.51528°W / 44.13194; -89.51528 (44.132203, -89.515344).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.12 square miles (2.90 km2), of which 1.07 square miles (2.77 km2) of it is land and 0.05 square miles (0.13 km2) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 510
1920 443 −13.1%
1930 420 −5.2%
1940 481 14.5%
1950 449 −6.7%
1960 367 −18.3%
1970 404 10.1%
1980 419 3.7%
1990 382 −8.8%
2000 463 21.2%
2010 417 −9.9%
Est. 2015 400 [7] −4.1%
U.S. Decennial Census[8]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 417 people, 186 households, and 107 families residing in the village. The population density was 389.7 inhabitants per square mile (150.5/km2). There were 251 housing units at an average density of 234.6 per square mile (90.6/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 94.2% White, 0.5% African American, 0.2% Asian, 4.1% from other races, and 1.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 11.0% of the population.

There were 186 households of which 26.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.0% were married couples living together, 10.8% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 42.5% were non-families. 33.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 17.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.24 and the average family size was 2.88.

The median age in the village was 45.2 years. 20.6% of residents were under the age of 18; 8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 21.1% were from 25 to 44; 30% were from 45 to 64; and 20.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 48.9% male and 51.1% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 463 people, 193 households, and 121 families residing in the village. The population density was 423.3 people per square mile (164.0/km²). There were 254 housing units at an average density of 232.2 per square mile (90.0/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 92.22% White, 1.08% Native American, 0.22% Asian, 4.32% from other races, and 2.16% from two or more races. 8.64% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 193 households out of which 30.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.7% were married couples living together, 8.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 36.8% were non-families. 30.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 18.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.40 and the average family size was 3.01.

In the village, the population was spread out with 26.8% under the age of 18, 4.3% from 18 to 24, 24.2% from 25 to 44, 24.6% from 45 to 64, and 20.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 87.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.0 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $35,341, and the median income for a family was $36,250. Males had a median income of $31,250 versus $21,500 for females. The per capita income for the village was $14,889. About 5.7% of families and 9.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.4% of those under age 18 and 15.5% of those age 65 or over.

Notable people[edit]

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. 
  7. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  8. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  9. ^ Finding aid, M. Eleanor Fitzgerald Papers, 1915-1974, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, UWM Libraries.

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