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People

Total Population 2,636
Male Share of the Population 50.4%
Female Share of the Population 49.6%
Senior Citizens 11.9%
Employed Population 16+ 1,365
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 48.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 22%
Median Earnings25+ $40,268
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $23,523
Median Earnings With High School Degree $38,405

Wealth

Median Family Income $72,431
% Above Poverty Level 91.4%
% Below Poverty Level 8.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 31.7%
Median Gross Rent $722
Median House Value $159,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.9%
US/American 0%
English 10.8%
Irish 11.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Poynette Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 21 miles N of Madison, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City 79 miles W of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Columbia
Standard Zip Codes 53955
Phone Area Codes 608
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.39
Longitude -89.402

Poynette 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 ARLINGTON UNIV FARM
Distance 6.8 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 23 F
Apr Temp 36 to 55 F
Jul Temp 60 to 81 F
Oct Temp 40 to 59 F
Annual Precip 32.8 inches
Station BARABOO
Distance 17.1 miles
Jan Temp 2 to 26 F
Apr Temp 30 to 57 F
Jul Temp 55 to 83 F
Oct Temp 33 to 60 F
Annual Precip 33.7 inches
Station CHARMANY FARM
Distance 22.8 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 24 F
Apr Temp 35 to 54 F
Jul Temp 60 to 81 F
Oct Temp 38 to 59 F
Annual Precip 33.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Arlington 860 $83,295
Dane 1,171 $88,125
Lodi 3,047 $73,828
Portage 10,232 $60,858
Rio 1,102 $67,188

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Poynette Public Libraries

Library
Poynette Public Library
118 N. MAIN ST.
Poynette, Wisconsin
(608) 635-7577

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  • Master of Social Work
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  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
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  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
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  • Has an average class sizes of 18 for undergraduate and 13 for graduate-level courses.
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  • Tends to educate degree-seeking online and campus-based students who are adult learners with families and students who work while pursuing higher education.
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  • Online Master of Social Work
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  • Has an average freshman retention rate of 91.8%.
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  • Has famous alumni including chef and restauranteur Mario Batali, author Junot Diaz, actor James Gandolfini, and former U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky.

Poynette High Schools

POYNETTE HI
108 N CLEVELAND
608-635-4347
Serves 350 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.1

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