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Kendall, Wisconsin
Village
Location of Kendall, Wisconsin
Location of Kendall, Wisconsin
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Monroe
Area
 • Total 0.74 sq mi (1.92 km2)
 • Land 0.74 sq mi (1.92 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,030 ft (314 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 472
 • Estimate (2012) 471
 • Density 637.8/sq mi (246.3/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 608
FIPS code 55-39150
GNIS feature ID 1567404

Kendall is a village in Monroe County, Wisconsin, United States, along the Baraboo River. The population was 472 at the 2010 census.

History

A post office called Kendall has been in operation since 1874. The village was named for L. G. Kendall, a local farmer and landowner.

Geography

Kendall is located at 43°47′38″N 90°22′09″W / 43.793890°N 90.369226°W / 43.793890; -90.369226Coordinates: 43°47′38″N 90°22′09″W / 43.793890°N 90.369226°W / 43.793890; -90.369226 (43.793890, -90.369226).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.74 square miles (1.92 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 282
1890 304 7.8%
1900 460 51.3%
1910 477 3.7%
1920 506 6.1%
1930 517 2.2%
1940 478 −7.5%
1950 558 16.7%
1960 528 −5.4%
1970 468 −11.4%
1980 486 3.8%
1990 453 −6.8%
2000 469 3.5%
2010 472 0.6%
Est. 2015 476 0.8%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 472 people, 198 households, and 133 families residing in the village. The population density was 637.8 inhabitants per square mile (246.3/km2). There were 233 housing units at an average density of 314.9 per square mile (121.6/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 97.7% White, 1.3% Native American, 0.2% Asian, and 0.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.1% of the population.

There were 198 households of which 29.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.5% were married couples living together, 12.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 32.8% were non-families. 28.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.38 and the average family size was 2.87.

The median age in the village was 42.5 years. 23.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.4% were from 25 to 44; 30.4% were from 45 to 64; and 15.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 48.7% male and 51.3% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 469 people, 200 households, and 126 families residing in the village. The population density was 632.2 people per square mile (244.7/km2). There were 213 housing units at an average density of 287.1/sq mi (111.1/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 99.79% White and 0.21% Pacific Islander. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.64% of the population.

There were 200 households out of which 31.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.0% were married couples living together, 5.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 37.0% were non-families. 33.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 17.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.33 and the average family size was 2.98.

In the village, the population was spread out with 24.3% under the age of 18, 9.0% from 18 to 24, 27.3% from 25 to 44, 21.1% from 45 to 64, and 18.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 95.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 99.4 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $36,250, and the median income for a family was $43,393. Males had a median income of $30,000 versus $20,938 for females. The per capita income for the village was $21,073. About 8.5% of families and 11.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 13.5% of those under age 18 and 16.9% of those age 65 or over.

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