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Deer Creek, Wisconsin
Town
Location of Deer Creek, Wisconsin
Location of Deer Creek, Wisconsin
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Outagamie
Area
 • Total 35.5 sq mi (92.0 km2)
 • Land 35.5 sq mi (91.9 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation 774 ft (236 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 682
 • Density 19.2/sq mi (7.4/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 55-19200
GNIS feature ID 1583058

Deer Creek is a town in Outagamie County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 682 at the 2000 census.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 35.5 square miles (92.0 km²), of which, 35.5 square miles (91.9 km²) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km²) of it (0.06%) is water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there were 682 people, 237 households, and 191 families residing in the town. The population density was 19.2 people per square mile (7.4/km²). There were 269 housing units at an average density of 7.6 per square mile (2.9/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 96.04% White, 0.44% Native American, 3.37% from other races, and 0.15% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.18% of the population.

There were 237 households out of which 38.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 69.6% were married couples living together, 6.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 19.4% were non-families. 15.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.88 and the average family size was 3.24.

In the town, the population was spread out with 27.4% under the age of 18, 9.8% from 18 to 24, 30.9% from 25 to 44, 22.0% from 45 to 64, and 9.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 120.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 119.0 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $44,853, and the median income for a family was $52,292. Males had a median income of $31,328 versus $22,361 for females. The per capita income for the town was $16,516. About 6.3% of families and 7.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.0% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.


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