Exeter (Wisconsin)

Green County


The Town of Exeter is one of 16 Towns in Green County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. In 2010, the Town of Exeter 2023 inhabitants.

Town has a fundamentally different meaning than in other English-speaking area in Wisconsin. Rather, it corresponds to the usual in the other U.S. states townships that make up the next smallest administrative unit of the County.


The Town of Exeter is located in southern Wisconsin, about 35 north of the border to Illinois. Located on the Mississippi intersection of the three states of Wisconsin, Iowa and Illinois is located approximately 115 km west-southwest. The Town is traversed to the east in a north-south direction from the Sugar River, which belongs on the Pecatonica River and the Rock River to the basin of the Mississippi.

The coordinates of the geographical center of the Town of Exeter are 42 ° 48'37 " north latitude and 89 ° 32'54 " west longitude. It covers an area of ​​91 km ².

The Town of Exeter is located in the north of Green County and is adjacent to the following neighboring Towns and independent municipalities:


The Wisconsin State Highway 92 runs through the northeast of the Town of Exeter. In addition, still lead the County Highway D, CC, W and X by the Town. All other roads are minor roads and partly unpaved roadways.

In a north-south direction through the entire Town on the route of a former railway line to the Badger State Trail, a rail trail for walkers and cyclists. In the winter the trail can be traveled with snowmobiles. Thanks to the southwest of the Town proceeds with the Sugar River State Trail, another rail trail.

The nearest airport is Dane County Regional Airport in Madison Wisconsin's capital city ( about 50 km north-east ).


According to the census in 2010 lived in the Town of Exeter in 2023 people in 720 households. The population density was 22.2 inhabitants per square kilometer. In the 720 households lived statistically 2.81 per person.

The racial the population was composed of 98.5 percent white, 0.4 percent African American and 0.1 percent Asian; 1.0 percent were descended from two or more races. Regardless of ethnicity were 0.8 percent of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

30.5 percent of the population were under 18 years old, 62.2 percent were between 18 and 64 and 7.3 percent were 65 years or older. 48.3 percent of the population was female.

The median annual income for a household was $ 90,729. The per capita income was $ 32,374. 5.7 percent of the population lived below the poverty line.

Villages in the Town of Exeter

In addition to scattered settlements still exist in the Town of Exeter following unincorporated settlements:

  • Clarno
  • Dayton
  • Ross Crossing