Seymour, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin

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Seymour, Wisconsin
Town
Location of Seymour in Wisconsin
Location of Seymour in Wisconsin
Location of Seymour in Eau Claire County
Location of Seymour in Eau Claire County
Coordinates: 44°50′2″N 91°22′28″W / 44.83389°N 91.37444°W / 44.83389; -91.37444Coordinates: 44°50′2″N 91°22′28″W / 44.83389°N 91.37444°W / 44.83389; -91.37444
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Eau Claire
Area
 • Total 32.2 sq mi (83.5 km2)
 • Land 31.2 sq mi (80.7 km2)
 • Water 1.1 sq mi (2.8 km2)
Elevation[1] 912 ft (278 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 2,978
 • Density 95.6/sq mi (36.9/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 715 & 534
FIPS code 55-72675[2]
GNIS feature ID 1584127[1]

Seymour is a town in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 2,978 at the 2000 census. The CDP of Seymour is located in the southwestern portion of the town.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 32.2 square miles (83.5 km2), of which, 31.2 square miles (80.7 km2) of it is land and 1.1 square miles (2.8 km2) of it (3.32%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930 570
1940 1,283 125.1%
1950 1,248 −2.7%
1960 1,879 50.6%
1970 2,217 18.0%
1980 2,599 17.2%
1990 2,757 6.1%
2000 2,978 8.0%
2010 3,209 7.8%

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 2,978 people, 1,108 households, and 863 families residing in the town. The population density was 95.6 people per square mile (36.9/km2). There were 1,151 housing units at an average density of 36.9 per square mile (14.3/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 97.85% White, 0.10% Black or African American, 0.54% Native American, 0.84% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.10% from other races, and 0.54% from two or more races. 0.84% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 1,108 households out of which 35.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 69.0% were married couples living together, 5.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.1% were non-families. 16.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.69 and the average family size was 3.02.

In the town, the population was spread out with 26.1% under the age of 18, 5.6% from 18 to 24, 29.9% from 25 to 44, 28.0% from 45 to 64, and 10.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 109.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 105.5 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $48,365, and the median income for a family was $50,969. Males had a median income of $37,963 versus $27,958 for females. The per capita income for the town was $20,263. About 1.6% of families and 3.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.3% of those under age 18 and 4.0% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

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