Encyclopedia > Lake Geneva, Wisconsin

  Article Content

Lake Geneva, Wisconsin

Lake Geneva is a city located in Walworth County, Wisconsin. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 7,148.

Geography Lake Geneva is located at 42°35'33" North, 88°26'4" West (42.592380, -88.434424)1.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 15.0 km² (5.8 mi²). 13.0 km² (5.0 mi²) of it is land and 2.1 km² (0.8 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 13.77% water.

Demographics As of the census of 2000, there are 7,148 people, 3,053 households, and 1,801 families residing in the city. The population density is 549.8/km² (1,425.1/mi²). There are 3,757 housing units at an average density of 289.0/km² (749.0/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 90.81% White, 0.90% African American, 0.11% Native American, 1.08% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 5.16% from other races, and 1.89% from two or more races. 14.75% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 3,053 households out of which 27.8% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.1% are married couples living together, 9.8% have a female householder with no husband present, and 41.0% are non-families. 33.0% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.8% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.33 and the average family size is 3.01.

In the city the population is spread out with 23.0% under the age of 18, 9.8% from 18 to 24, 29.9% from 25 to 44, 22.4% from 45 to 64, and 15.0% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years. For every 100 females there are 94.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 92.6 males.

The median income for a household in the city is $40,924, and the median income for a family is $54,543. Males have a median income of $38,930 versus $25,671 for females. The per capita income for the city is $21,536. 7.2% of the population and 4.7% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 9.0% are under the age of 18 and 5.5% are 65 or older.

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article
Jamesport, New York

... races, and 0.46% from two or more races. 6.36% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 605 households out of which 26.1% have children under the ...

This page was created in 23.6 ms