Monticello, Wisconsin

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Monticello, Wisconsin

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High Points

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

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Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Monticello Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Monticello Well-Paid Single Women
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Monticello Median Family Income

Comparative Profile of Monticello, Wisconsin

Comparing Monticello 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
to State
Well-Paid Single Men 10 10
Well-Paid Single Women 10 9
Male Share of the Population 8 7
Age of the Population 6 7
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 6
Senior Citizens 5 5
Female Share of the Population 4 4
Racial Diversity 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 6 6
Average Household Size 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 9 8
People in Middle Class or Better 9 6
People Above Poverty 8 6
College Educated Adults 7 6

Commute & Sprawl

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


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Living Alone 9 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 5
Housing Recently Built 4 4
Affordability of Rents 4 5
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 7
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 3

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Monticello Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 24 miles SW of Madison, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City 87 miles W of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Green
Standard Zip Codes 53570
Phone Area Codes 608
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.745
Longitude -89.594

Monticello Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 11.9 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 26 F
Apr Temp 35 to 57 F
Jul Temp 60 to 83 F
Oct Temp 37 to 61 F
Annual Precip 32.9 inches
Distance 14 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 26 F
Apr Temp 34 to 57 F
Jul Temp 60 to 83 F
Oct Temp 36 to 61 F
Annual Precip 35.5 inches
Station AFTON
Distance 28.3 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 27 F
Apr Temp 35 to 58 F
Jul Temp 60 to 84 F
Oct Temp 38 to 61 F
Annual Precip 32.7 inches
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Monticello Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,146 100%
Male 564 49.2%
Female 582 50.8%
Under 18 279 24.3%
18+ 867 75.7%
65+ 176 15.4%
Median Age 38.7
Average Family Size 2.95
White 1,129 98.5%
African-American 1 0.1%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.2%
Other 6 0.5%
Mixed Race 7 0.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 12 1%

Estimated Monticello Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,132
Growth -14
Growth % -1.2%

Monticello 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
Swiss 32.4%
German 27.3%
Norwegian 20.9%
US/American 4%
English 3.9%
Irish 2.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 1.6%
Polish 1.2%
Italian 0.8%
Scotch-Irish 0.8%
Dutch 0.7%
Hungarian 0.7%
Northern European 0.5%
French (except Basque) 0.5%
Lithuanian 0.4%
Scottish 0.4%
Canadian 0.2%
Czech 0.2%
European 0.2%
British 0.2%
Pennsylvania German 0.2%
Welsh 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Monticello 1,146 $54,464
Albany 1,191 $46,071
Argyle 823 $44,063
Belleville 1,908 $55,909
Brooklyn 916 $51,607
Monroe 10,843 $47,361
New Glarus 2,111 $53,438

Monticello Public Libraries

Monticello Public Library
512 E. LAKE AVE.
Monticello, Wisconsin
(608) 938-4011

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Monticello High Schools (2004)

Serves 127 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.9

Monticello Colleges

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