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Vandenbroek, Wisconsin
Location of Vandenbroek, Wisconsin
Location of Vandenbroek, Wisconsin
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Outagamie
 • Total 9.5 sq mi (24.6 km2)
 • Land 9.5 sq mi (24.6 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 719 ft (219 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,474
 • Density 142.4/sq mi (55.0/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 920
FIPS code 55-82400
GNIS feature ID 1584326
Vandenbroek WisconsinTownHall
Town hall near Wisconsin Highway 55.

Vandenbroek is a town in Outagamie County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 1,474 at the 2010 census.


According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 9.5 square miles (24.6 km²), all of it land.


As of the census of 2000, there were 1,351 people, 460 households, and 385 families residing in the town. The population density was 142.4 people per square mile (55.0/km²). There were 465 housing units at an average density of 49.0 per square mile (18.9/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 99.04% White, 0.07% African American, 0.07% Native American, 0.07% Asian, and 0.74% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.59% of the population.

There were 460 households out of which 40.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 78.9% were married couples living together, 2.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 16.1% were non-families. 13.5% 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 2.94 and the average family size was 3.24.

In the town, the population was spread out with 28.9% under the age of 18, 7.1% from 18 to 24, 29.2% from 25 to 44, 26.1% from 45 to 64, and 8.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 112.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 102.1 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $61,845, and the median income for a family was $64,583. Males had a median income of $44,643 versus $28,000 for females. The per capita income for the town was $23,419. About 1.3% of families and 2.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 0.8% of those under age 18 and 5.7% of those age 65 or over.

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