Monticello, Lafayette County, Wisconsin

Lafayette County


The Town of Monticello is one of the 18 Towns in Lafayette County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. In 2010, the Town of Monticello 133 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 Monticello is located in southwest Wisconsin, approximately 35 km east of the Mississippi River, which forms the border with Iowa. In the south, bordering the Town of Illinois.

The coordinates of the geographical center of the Town of Monticello are 42 ° 31'58 " north latitude and 90 ° 7'40 " west longitude. It extends over an area of 50.9 km ².

The Town of Monticello is located in the south of Lafayette County and is adjacent to the following neighboring Towns and townships:


Through the Town of Monticello run the County Highways A, W and P. All other roads are minor roads or partly unpaved roadways.

The nearest airports are the Dubuque Regional Airport in Iowa (about 60 km west-southwest ) and the Dane County Regional Airport in Madison Wisconsin's capital city ( some 120 km north-east ).


According to the census in 2010 lived in the Town of Monticello 133 people in 49 households. The population density was 2.6 people per square kilometer. In the 49 households lived statistically 2.71 per person.

The racial the population was composed of 96.2 percent white and 3.8 percent from other ethnic groups. Regardless of ethnicity were 3.8 percent of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

26.3 percent of the population were under 18 years old, 62.4 percent were between 18 and 64 and 11.3 percent were 65 years or older. 48.1 percent of the population was female.

The median annual income for a household was $ 68,750. The per capita income was $ 18,945. 10.9 percent of the population lived below the poverty line.

Villages in the Town of Monticello

In the area of ​​Town of Monticello are located next to stray no further colonization settlements.