Wien, Wisconsin

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Wien, Wisconsin
Location of Wien, Wisconsin
Location of Wien, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 44°54′2″N 90°1′43″W / 44.90056°N 90.02861°W / 44.90056; -90.02861
Country United States
State Wisconsin
CountyMarathon
Area
 • Total31.6 sq mi (81.8 km2)
 • Land31.6 sq mi (81.7 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation1,309 ft (399 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total825
 • Density26/sq mi (10/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)715 & 534
FIPS code55-87025[2]
GNIS feature ID1584435[1]

Wien is a town in Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States. It is part of the Wausau, Wisconsin Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 825 at the 2010 census.[3] The unincorporated community of Wien is located in the town.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 31.6 square miles (81.7 km²), of which 31.6 square miles (81.7 km²) is land and 0.03% is water.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 712 people, 248 households, and 200 families residing in the town. The population density was 22.6 people per square mile (8.7/km²). There were 260 housing units at an average density of 8.2 per square mile (3.2/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 98.60% White, 0.56% Asian, 0.28% from other races, and 0.56% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.14% of the population.

There were 248 households out of which 34.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 71.8% were married couples living together, 4.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 19.0% were non-families. 16.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.87 and the average family size was 3.21.

In the town, the population was spread out with 26.5% under the age of 18, 8.3% from 18 to 24, 28.9% from 25 to 44, 23.0% from 45 to 64, and 13.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females, there were 111.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 111.7 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $45,556, and the median income for a family was $52,969. Males had a median income of $30,913 versus $22,788 for females. The per capita income for the town was $18,046. About 6.6% of families and 10.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 20.1% of those under age 18 and 4.1% 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.
  3. ^ "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Wien town, Marathon County, Wisconsin". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved September 17, 2012.

Coordinates: 44°54′07″N 90°01′28″W / 44.90194°N 90.02444°W / 44.90194; -90.02444