Dayton, Waupaca County, Wisconsin

related topics
{household, population, family}
{household, population, female}
{town, population, incorporate}

Dayton is a town in Waupaca County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 2,734 at the 2000 census. The unincorporated community of Rural is located in the town. The census-designated place of Chain O' Lakes-King is also partially located within the town.



According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 36.4 square miles (94.2 km²), of which, 35.2 square miles (91.2 km²) of it is land and 1.1 square miles (3.0 km²) of it (3.16%) is water.


As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 2,734 people, 1,046 households, and 816 families residing in the town. The population density was 77.6 people per square mile (30.0/km²). There were 1,484 housing units at an average density of 42.1/sq mi (16.3/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 97.95% White, 0.11% African American, 0.62% Native American, 0.22% Asian, 0.59% from other races, and 0.51% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.32% of the population.

There were 1,046 households out of which 34.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.1% were married couples living together, 7.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.9% were non-families. 16.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.61 and the average family size was 2.92.

In the town the population was spread out with 26.2% under the age of 18, 6.4% from 18 to 24, 26.4% from 25 to 44, 26.3% from 45 to 64, and 14.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 101.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.5 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $47,195, and the median income for a family was $49,421. Males had a median income of $36,458 versus $22,128 for females. The per capita income for the town was $21,728. About 5.1% of families and 6.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.8% of those under age 18 and 2.3% of those age 65 or over.



Full article ▸

related documents
Waukechon, Wisconsin
Calamus, Wisconsin
Spruce, Wisconsin
Byron, Monroe County, Wisconsin
Little Falls, Wisconsin
Evergreen, Langlade County, Wisconsin
Sigel, Chippewa County, Wisconsin
New Hope, Wisconsin
Orion, Wisconsin
Farmington, Jefferson County, Wisconsin
Liberty, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin
Winchester, Winnebago County, Wisconsin
Rose, Wisconsin
Courtland, Wisconsin
Eaton, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin
Alban, Wisconsin
Union, Waupaca County, Wisconsin
Birch, Wisconsin
Wilson, Lincoln County, Wisconsin
Paris, Grant County, Wisconsin
Hammel, Wisconsin
Concord, Wisconsin
Forest, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin
Breed, Wisconsin
Berry, Wisconsin
Crystal, Wisconsin
Leeds, Wisconsin
Green Valley, Shawano County, Wisconsin
Ashford, Wisconsin
Brooklyn, Washburn County, Wisconsin