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Markesan, Wisconsin


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Markesan, Wisconsin

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High Points

Markesan strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Wisconsin):

Category Trophy
Low Violent Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Markesan Low Violent Crime
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Markesan Low Rate of Poverty
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 15% Markesan Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 19% Markesan Well-Paid Single Women

Comparative Profile of Markesan, Wisconsin

Comparing Markesan to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Wisconsin (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).


The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
Compared
to State
Well-Paid Single Men 9 7
Well-Paid Single Women 9 7
Senior Citizens 8 8
Age of the Population 7 7
Male Share of the Population 7 6
Children Under 5 Years Old 5 5
Female Share of the Population 5 5
Racial Diversity 1 1

Families

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
Compared
to State
Portion of People Married 6 7
Average Household Size 4 4

Wealth

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
Compared
to State
People Above Poverty 9 8
People in Middle Class or Better 8 5
Median Family Income 8 5
College Educated Adults 6 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
Compared
to State
Working at Home 8 8
Short Commute Times 7 6
Walking and Biking to Work 6 4
Public Transportation Use 5 4

Housing

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
Compared
to State
People Living Alone 8 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 6
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 8
Affordability of Rents 6 7
Housing Recently Built 3 3
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 6

Crime

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
Compared
to State
Low Violent Crime 10 10
Low Property Crime 7 7

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Markesan Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 31 miles SW of Oshkosh, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City 71 miles NW of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Green Lake
Standard Zip Codes 53946
Phone Area Codes 920
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.707
Longitude -88.99

Markesan Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:
  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station DALTON
Distance 11.2 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 27 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 60 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 61 F
Annual Precip 33.3 inches
Station MONTELLO
Distance 17.2 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 25 F
Apr Temp 34 to 57 F
Jul Temp 59 to 83 F
Oct Temp 36 to 60 F
Annual Precip 34 inches
Station BEAVER DAM
Distance 19.1 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 24 F
Apr Temp 36 to 56 F
Jul Temp 61 to 81 F
Oct Temp 39 to 60 F
Annual Precip 33.6 inches
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Markesan Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,396 100%
Male 679 48.6%
Female 717 51.4%
Under 18 343 24.6%
18+ 1,053 75.4%
65+ 281 20.1%
Median Age 39.1
Average Family Size 2.98
White 1,372 98.3%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 16 1.1%
Mixed Race 6 0.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 44 3.2%

Estimated Markesan Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,349
Growth -47
Growth % -3.4%

Markesan Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 62.1%
US/American 5.6%
Irish 5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.8%
Dutch 4.2%
Polish 4%
English 3%
Norwegian 2.6%
Swedish 2.5%
French (except Basque) 1%
Finnish 0.9%
Scottish 0.9%
Welsh 0.7%
Danish 0.5%
Ukrainian 0.4%
Italian 0.4%
Czech 0.3%
Swiss 0.3%
Scotch-Irish 0.3%
Yugoslavian 0.3%
French Canadian 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Markesan, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Manchester (53946)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Markesan 1,396 $47,574
Brandon 912 $50,227
Fairwater 350 $51,250
Friesland 298 $45,000
Green Lake 1,100 $49,091
Kingston 288 $48,125
Marquette 169 $35,417

Markesan Public Libraries

Library
Markesan Public Library
75 N. BRIDGE ST.
Markesan, Wisconsin
(920) 398-3434

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Markesan High Schools (2004)

MARKESAN HI
100 E VISTA BLVD
920-398-2373
Serves 306 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.3

Markesan Colleges

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