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Walworth County, Wisconsin
Map of Wisconsin highlighting Walworth County
Location in the state of Wisconsin
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wisconsin
Wisconsin's location in the U.S.
Seat Elkhorn
Largest city Whitewater
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

576 sq mi (1,493 km²)
555 sq mi (1,438 km²)
21 sq mi (55 km²), 3.68%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

93,759
169/sq mi (65/km²)
Founded 1836
Named for New York judge Reuben Hyde Walworth[1]
Time zone Central: UTC-6/-5
Website www.co.walworth.wi.us

Walworth County is a county located in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of 2000, the population was 93,759. Its county seat is Elkhorn[2].

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 576 square miles (1,493 km²), of which, 555 square miles (1,438 km²) of it is land and 21 square miles (55 km²) of it (3.68%) is water.

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Major highways

Adjacent counties

Clockwise from north

Demographics

2000 Census Age Pyramid for Walworth County.
Historical populations
Census Pop.  %±
1850 17,862
1860 26,496 48.3%
1870 25,972 −2.0%
1880 26,249 1.1%
1890 27,860 6.1%
1900 29,259 5.0%
1910 29,614 1.2%
1920 29,327 −1.0%
1930 31,058 5.9%
1940 33,103 6.6%
1950 41,584 25.6%
1960 52,368 25.9%
1970 63,444 21.2%
1980 71,507 12.7%
1990 75,000 4.9%
2000 93,759 25.0%
Est. 2006 101,007 [3] 7.7%
Source: U.S. Census[4]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 93,759 people, 34,522 households, and 23,267 families residing in the county. The population density was 169 people per square mile (65/km²). There were 43,783 housing units at an average density of 79 per square mile (30/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 94.49% White, 0.84% Black or African American, 0.23% Native American, 0.65% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 2.62% from other races, and 1.14% from two or more races. 6.54% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 34,522 households out of which 31.80% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.40% were married couples living together, 8.20% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.60% were non-families. 24.70% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.20% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.57 and the average family size was 3.07.

In the county, the population was spread out with 24.20% under the age of 18, 13.80% from 18 to 24, 27.60% from 25 to 44, 21.80% from 45 to 64, and 12.70% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 98.90 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.20 males.

Cities, villages, and towns

Unincorporated communities

References

External links

Coordinates: 42°40′N 88°32′W / 42.67°N 88.54°W / 42.67; -88.54


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Walworth County, Wisconsin
Map
File:Map of Wisconsin highlighting Walworth County.png
Location in the state of Wisconsin
Map of the USA highlighting Wisconsin
Wisconsin's location in the USA
Statistics
Founded 1836
Seat Elkhorn
Largest City Whitewater
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

 sq mikm²)
 sq mi ( km²)
 sq mi ( km²), 3.68%
wikipedia:Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

93759
Time zone Central : UTC-6/-5
Website: www.co.walworth.wi.us
Named for: New York judge Reuben Hyde Walworth[1]

Walworth County is a county located in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of 2000, the population was 93,759. Its county seat is Elkhorn6.

Contents

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,493 km² (576 sq mi). 1,438 km² (555 sq mi) of it is land and 55 km² (21 sq mi) of it (3.68%) is water.

Adjacent counties

Clockwise from north

Demographics

2000 Census Age Pyramid for Walworth County.

As of the census² of 2000, there were 93,759 people, 34,522 households, and 23,267 families residing in the county. The population density was 65/km² (169/sq mi). There were 43,783 housing units at an average density of 30/km² (79/sq mi). The racial makeup of the county was 94.49% White, 0.84% Black or African American, 0.23% Native American, 0.65% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 2.62% from other races, and 1.14% from two or more races. 6.54% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 34,522 households out of which 31.80% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.40% were married couples living together, 8.20% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.60% were non-families. 24.70% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.20% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.57 and the average family size was 3.07.

In the county, the population was spread out with 24.20% under the age of 18, 13.80% from 18 to 24, 27.60% from 25 to 44, 21.80% from 45 to 64, and 12.70% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 98.90 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.20 males.

Cities and towns

References

  1. ^ County Directory - Walworth County. Wisconsin Counties Association. Retrieved on 2007-05-13.

External links

Coordinates: 42°40′N 88°32′W / 42.67, -88.54

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