Windsor (CDP), Wisconsin

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Location in Dane County and the state of Wisconsin.
Location in Dane County and the state of Wisconsin.
Coordinates: 43°13′2″N 89°20′40″W / 43.21722°N 89.34444°W / 43.21722; -89.34444Coordinates: 43°13′2″N 89°20′40″W / 43.21722°N 89.34444°W / 43.21722; -89.34444
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Dane
 • Total 3.138 sq mi (8.13 km2)
 • Land 3.108 sq mi (8.05 km2)
 • Water 0.030 sq mi (0.08 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 3,573
 • Density 1,100/sq mi (440/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 608

Windsor is a census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Windsor in Dane County, Wisconsin, United States, along the Yahara River. The population was 3,573 at the 2010 census.[1] Since 2000, part of the CDP was annexed by the nearby village of DeForest, which borders Windsor in separate segments on both the north and the south. On November 3, 2015, the Town of Windsor voted to incorporate a sa village.[2]


Windsor is located at 43°13′1″N 89°20′39″W / 43.21694°N 89.34417°W / 43.21694; -89.34417 (43.217201, -89.344434).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 8.1 km² (3.1 mi²). 8.0 km² (3.1 mi²) of it is land and 0.1 km² (0.03 mi²) of it (0.95%) is water.


As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 2,533 people, 945 households, and 746 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 308.5/km² (800.2/mi²). There were 978 housing units at an average density of 119.1/km² (309.0/mi²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 96.13% White, 0.51% Black or African American, 0.36% Native American, 1.18% Asian, 0.59% from other races, and 1.22% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.46% of the population.

There were 945 households out of which 38.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.0% were married couples living together, 8.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.0% were non-families. 13.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.0% 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 2.95.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 27.0% under the age of 18, 6.8% from 18 to 24, 32.3% from 25 to 44, 27.0% from 45 to 64, and 6.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 98.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.0 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $61,958, and the median income for a family was $69,150. Males had a median income of $41,232 versus $27,863 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $31,529. None of the families and 1.0% of the population were living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and none of those over 64.


  1. ^ "American FactFinder". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 20 April 2011. 
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  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  4. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.