Kendall (Lafayette County, Wisconsin)

Lafayette County


The Town of Kendall is one of the 18 Towns in Lafayette County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. In 2010, the Town of Kendall 454 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 Kendall is located in southwest Wisconsin, approximately 45 km east of the Mississippi River, which forms the border with Iowa. The border with Illinois is located approximately 30 km south. The northeast of the Town of Kendall is drained by the Pecatonica River, a tributary of the opening into the Mississippi Rock River.

The coordinates of the geographical center of the Town of Kendall are 42 ° 45'37 " north latitude and 90 ° 14'00 " west longitude. The Town covers an area of ​​110.3 km ².

The Town of Kendall is in the northwest of Lafayette County and is adjacent to the following neighboring Towns:


Thanks to the northwest of the Town of Kendall runs the four-lane U.S. Highway 151 also still run the County Highway F, G, O, and Z by the Town. All other roads are minor roads or partly unpaved roadways.

With the Platteville Municipal Airport is located approximately 25 km to the west, a small airfield. The nearest major airports are the Dubuque Regional Airport in Iowa ( about 70 km south-west ) and the Dane County Regional Airport in Madison Wisconsin's capital ( approximately 110 km east-northeast ).


According to the census in 2010 lived in the Town of Kendall 454 people in 134 households. The population density was 4.1 people per square kilometer. In the 134 households lived statistically 3.39 per person.

The racial the population was composed of 97.1 percent white and 1.8 percent from other ethnic groups; 1.1 percent were descended from two or more races. Regardless of ethnicity were 2.4 percent of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

39.0 percent of the population were under 18 years old, 51.7 percent were between 18 and 64 and 9.3 percent were 65 years or older. 46.9 percent of the population was female.

The median annual income for a household was $ 52,250. The per capita income was $ 19,625. 10.5 percent of the population lived below the poverty line.

Villages in the Town of Kendall

In the area of ​​the Town of Kendall lying next litter colonization following unincorporated settlements:

  • Slateford
  • Truman