Demographics

People

Total Population2,560
Male Share of the Population46.2%
Female Share of the Population53.8%
Senior Citizens20.9%
Employed Population 16+1,331
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married52.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher23.7%
Median Earnings25+$36,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,375

Wealth

Median Family Income$84,500
% Above Poverty Level91.3%
% Below Poverty Level8.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home5.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone40.6%
Median Gross Rent$743
Median House Value$165,200

Ancestry

German37.5%
English19.5%
Irish18.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.7%
Norwegian9.6%
French Except Basque3.9%
Italian2.8%
Polish2.5%
Swiss2.4%
Czech1.3%
Scottish1.1%
Swedish0.9%
Welsh0.9%
Danishn0.7%
Canadian0.6%
Austrian0.5%
Dutch0.4%
Luxemburger0.2%
Croatian0.2%
Romanian0.2%
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Mineral Point Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyIowa County
Standard Zip Codes53565
Phone Area Codes608
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.86
Approximate Longitude-90.18

Mineral Point Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationDODGEVILLE
Distance9.1 miles
Jan Temp6 to 25 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 60 F
Annual Precip36.3 inches
StationPLATTEVILLE
Distance16.4 miles
Jan Temp7 to 25 F
Apr Temp35 to 58 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp39 to 61 F
Annual Precip36.1 inches
StationSTOUGHTON
Distance27.6 miles
Jan Temp7 to 26 F
Apr Temp35 to 57 F
Jul Temp60 to 83 F
Oct Temp37 to 61 F
Annual Precip32.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Belmont981$64,702
Cobb490$70,000
Darlington2,330$60,250
Dodgeville4,734$79,191
Linden512$59,107
Rewey306$57,500

Mineral Point Public Libraries

Mineral Point Public Library
137 HIGH ST., STE. 2
Mineral Point, Wisconsin
(608) 987-2447

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Mineral Point Public Schools

Mineral Point Elementary
611 Cothern St
ZIP: 53565
(608) 987-0711
Primary
Total Enrollment 368
Mineral Point High
705 Ross St
ZIP: 53565
(608) 987-0730
High
Total Enrollment 216
Mineral Point Middle
705 Ross St
ZIP: 53565
(608) 987-0720
Middle
Total Enrollment 147
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