Omro (town), Wisconsin
Location of Omro (town), Wisconsin
|• Total||35.4 sq mi (91.8 km2)|
|• Land||32.4 sq mi (83.8 km2)|
|• Water||3.1 sq mi (8.0 km2)|
|Elevation||758 ft (231 m)|
|• Density||60/sq mi (23/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1583860|
Omro is a town in Winnebago County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 2,116 at the 2010 census. The City of Omro is located within the town. The unincorporated communities of Harbor Springs, Reighmoor, Rivermoor, and Zion are located in the town.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 35.4 square miles (91.8 km2), of which 32.4 square miles (83.8 km2) is land and 3.1 square miles (8.0 km2), or 8.67%, is water.
At the 2000 census there were 1,875 people in 706 households, including 556 families, in the town. The population density was 57.0 people per square mile (22.0/km²). There were 776 housing units at an average density of 23.6 per square mile (9.1/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 98.35% White, 0.16% Black or African American, 0.16% Native American, 0.53% Asian, 0.27% from other races, and 0.53% from two or more races. 0.75% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. Of the 706 households 33.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 70.0% were married couples living together, 4.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.2% were non-families. 18.6% of households were one person and 7.1% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.66 and the average family size was 3.01.
The age distribution was 26.7% under the age of 18, 5.5% from 18 to 24, 29.5% from 25 to 44, 27.0% from 45 to 64, and 11.4% 65 or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females, there were 106.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 105.5 males.
The median household income was $43,750 and the median family income was $48,988. Males had a median income of $35,083 versus $25,625 for females. The per capita income for the town was $19,702. About 4.4% of families and 5.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.6% of those under age 18 and 16.2% of those age 65 or over.
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Omro town, Winnebago County, Wisconsin". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Archived from the original on February 12, 2020. Retrieved January 31, 2013.