Maribel, Wisconsin

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Maribel, Wisconsin
Downtown Maribel
Downtown Maribel
Location of Maribel in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin.
Location of Maribel in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin.
Coordinates: 44°16′35″N 87°48′26″W / 44.27639°N 87.80722°W / 44.27639; -87.80722Coordinates: 44°16′35″N 87°48′26″W / 44.27639°N 87.80722°W / 44.27639; -87.80722
CountryUnited States
StateWisconsin
CountyManitowoc
Area
 • Total1.17 sq mi (3.03 km2)
 • Land1.17 sq mi (3.03 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation860 ft (262 m)
Population
 • Total351
 • Estimate 
(2016)[4]
342
 • Density300.0/sq mi (115.8/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)920
FIPS code55-49250[5]
GNIS feature ID1569032[2]

Maribel is a village in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 351 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

A post office called Maribel has been in operation since 1837.[6] The community took its name from a nearby mineral spring.[7]

Geography[edit]

Maribel is located at 44°16′35″N 87°48′26″W / 44.27639°N 87.80722°W / 44.27639; -87.80722 (44.2763830 -87.8073129).[2]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.17 square miles (3.03 km2), all of it land.[1]

Highways[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1970316
198036314.9%
19903722.5%
2000264−29.0%
201035133.0%
Est. 2016342[4]−2.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[8]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 351 people, 141 households, and 105 families residing in the village. The population density was 300.0 inhabitants per square mile (115.8/km2). There were 144 housing units at an average density of 123.1 per square mile (47.5/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 99.1% White, 0.3% Native American, and 0.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.3% of the population.

There were 141 households of which 35.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.3% were married couples living together, 9.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 25.5% were non-families. 20.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.49 and the average family size was 2.84.

The median age in the village was 40.6 years. 24.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.1% were from 25 to 44; 26.9% were from 45 to 64; and 16.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 48.7% male and 51.3% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 264 people, 99 households, and 72 families residing in the village. The population density was 225.3 people per square mile (87.1/km²). There were 100 housing units at an average density of 85.3 per square mile (33.0/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 96.21% White, 0.76% Native American, 0.38% from other races, and 2.65% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.38% of the population.

There were 99 households out of which 40.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.6% were married couples living together, 9.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.3% were non-families. 23.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.67 and the average family size was 3.04.

In the village, the population was spread out with 29.9% under the age of 18, 5.3% from 18 to 24, 31.4% from 25 to 44, 20.5% from 45 to 64, and 12.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females, there were 91.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 81.4 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $45,938, and the median income for a family was $52,679. Males had a median income of $36,375 versus $23,036 for females. The per capita income for the village was $17,177. About 4.8% of families and 7.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 8.8% of those under the age of eighteen and 11.8% of those age sixty five or over.

Education[edit]

Maribel is served by the School District of Denmark, Wisconsin. St. John's Lutheran school is also located in the community.

Points of interest[edit]

Images[edit]

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 c "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 1980-08-29. Retrieved 2016-03-09.
  3. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  4. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  5. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  6. ^ "Manitowoc County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 22 March 2015.
  7. ^ Chicago and North Western Railway Company (1908). A History of the Origin of the Place Names Connected with the Chicago & North Western and Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railways. p. 98.
  8. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.