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Demographics

People

Total Population748
Male Share of the Population48.8%
Female Share of the Population51.2%
Senior Citizens25.9%
Employed Population 16+307
Age of the Population50

Families

% of people married48.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13%
Median Earnings25+$28,750
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,625
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,938

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,125
% Above Poverty Level81.5%
% Below Poverty Level18.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home10.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work9.8%
% Using Public Transportation1%

Housing

People Living Alone37.3%
Median Gross Rent$550
Median House Value$77,100

Ancestry

Irish16%
Norwegian15.9%
English10.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.9%
Czech6%
Dutch1.7%
Polish1.3%
Swedish1.1%
Hungarian0.9%
French Except Basque0.8%
Swiss0.7%
Haitian0.5%
West Indian0.5%
German0.5%
Scottish0.5%
Canadian0.3%
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La Farge Almanac

CategoryValue
County Vernon County
Standard Zip Codes54639
Phone Area Codes608
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.57
Approximate Longitude-90.63

La Farge Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationVIROQUA 2 S
Distance11.7 miles
Jan Temp4 to 22 F
Apr Temp33 to 55 F
Jul Temp58 to 80 F
Oct Temp36 to 58 F
Annual Precip33 inches
StationHILLSBORO
Distance16.2 miles
Jan Temp3 to 24 F
Apr Temp33 to 57 F
Jul Temp59 to 82 F
Oct Temp36 to 60 F
Annual Precip32.9 inches
StationGAYS MILLS
Distance20.7 miles
Jan Temp3 to 25 F
Apr Temp32 to 57 F
Jul Temp58 to 83 F
Oct Temp34 to 60 F
Annual Precip32.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Cashton944$60,000
Ontario475$47,604
Readstown479$27,292
Viola682$48,571
Viroqua4,384$54,519
Westby2,204$57,759

La Farge Public Libraries

Lawton Memorial Library
118 N. BIRD ST.
La Farge, Wisconsin
(608) 625-2015

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La Farge Public Schools

La Farge Elementary
301 W Adams St
ZIP: 54639
(608) 625-2400
Primary
Total Enrollment 111
La Farge High
301 W Adams St
ZIP: 54639
(608) 625-2400
High
Total Enrollment 62
La Farge Middle
301 W Adams St
ZIP: 54639
(608) 625-2400
Middle
Total Enrollment 45
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