Taft, Wisconsin

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Taft is a town in Taylor County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 361 at the 2000 census.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 36.6 square miles (94.8 km²), of which, 36.5 square miles (94.5 km²) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.3 km²) of it (0.35%) is water.

Demographics

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 361 people, 120 households, and 84 families residing in the town. The population density was 9.9 people per square mile (3.8/km²). There were 132 housing units at an average density of 3.6/sq mi (1.4/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 97.51% White, 0.55% Native American, 0.28% Asian, 1.11% from other races, and 0.55% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.39% of the population.

There were 120 households out of which 40.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.2% were married couples living together, 2.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.2% were non-families. 20.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.01 and the average family size was 3.64.

In the town the population was spread out with 34.3% under the age of 18, 8.0% from 18 to 24, 25.5% from 25 to 44, 17.2% from 45 to 64, and 15.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 109.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 119.4 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $37,500, and the median income for a family was $41,071. Males had a median income of $24,615 versus $21,429 for females. The per capita income for the town was $14,447. About 5.6% of families and 8.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.4% of those under age 18 and 13.3% of those age 65 or over.

References

Medford

Gilman | Lublin | Rib Lake | Stetsonville

Aurora | Browning | Chelsea | Cleveland | Deer Creek | Ford | Goodrich | Greenwood | Grover | Hammel | Holway | Jump River | Little Black | Maplehurst | McKinley | Medford | Molitor | Pershing | Rib Lake | Roosevelt | Taft | Westboro

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