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Location of Elderon in Marathon County, Wisconsin.
|• Total||1.13 sq mi (2.93 km2)|
|• Land||1.12 sq mi (2.91 km2)|
|• Water||0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)|
|Elevation||1,253 ft (382 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||190.39/sq mi (73.51/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|Area code(s)||715 & 534|
|GNIS feature ID||1564498|
A post office called Elderon has been in operation since 1888. The village was named for a grove of elder trees near the town site.
Elderon is located at(44.78325, -89.250492).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.16 square miles (3.00 km2), of which, 1.10 square miles (2.85 km2) of it is land and 0.06 square miles (0.16 km2) is water.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2010, there were 179 people, 80 households, and 53 families living in the village. The population density was 162.7 inhabitants per square mile (62.8/km2). There were 83 housing units at an average density of 75.5 per square mile (29.2/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 92.7% White, 1.1% Native American, 4.5% Pacific Islander, 1.1% from other races, and 0.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.9% of the population.
There were 80 households, of which 22.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.3% were married couples living together, 7.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 12.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.8% were non-families. 27.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 11.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.24 and the average family size was 2.64.
The median age in the village was 43.4 years. 16.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 13.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.4% were from 25 to 44; 29.1% were from 45 to 64; and 19% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 52.0% male and 48.0% female.
- Roger Breske, business owner and politician
- Arthur J. Plowman, farmer and politician
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