Moscow, Wisconsin

Iowa County


The Town of Moscow is one of 14 Towns in Iowa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. In 2010, the Town of Moscow 576 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 area of ​​the Town of Moscow is part of the Madison Metropolitan Region.


The Town of Moscow is located in southwestern Wisconsin and is drained by the Pecatonica River, a tributary of the opening into the Mississippi Rock River. Located on the Mississippi intersection of the three states of Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota is located approximately 180 km north-west; to Illinois, there are approximately 45 km to the south.

The geographical coordinates of the center of the Town of Moscow are 42 ° 52'06 " north latitude and 89 ° 54'08 " west longitude. It extends over an area of ​​107.1 km ². The Town of Moscow completely surrounds the Village of Hollandale, listened without that the Town.

The Town of Brigham is the southeast corner of Iowa County and is adjacent to the following neighboring Towns:


By Town performs in west-east direction of the Wisconsin State Highway 39 runs through the north-west of the Wisconsin State Highway 191 and through the southeastern corner of Wisconsin State Highway 78 In addition, even the County Highways F and K through the territory of the Town of Moscow. All other roads are minor roads and partly unpaved roadways.

With the Iowa County Airport is located approximately 40 km west a small airfield. The next airports are the Dubuque Regional Airport in Iowa (about 115 km west-southwest ), the Chicago Rockford International Airport ( around 125 km south-east ) and the Dane County Regional Airport in Madison Wisconsin's capital city ( about 70 km north-east ).


According to the census in 2010 lived in the Town of Moscow 576 people in 221 households. The population density was 5.4 people per square kilometer. In the 221 households lived statistically 2.61 per person.

The racial the population was composed of 97.2 percent white, 0.3 percent African American, 0.7 percent Native American, 0.2 percent Asian and 0.5 percent from other ethnic groups; 1.0 percent were descended from two or more races. Regardless of ethnicity were 0.2 percent of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

24.3 percent of the population were under 18 years old, 64.1 percent were between 18 and 64 and 11.6 percent were 65 years or older. 50.3 percent of the population was female.

The median annual income for a household was $ 83,125. The per capita income was $ 34,172. 12.4 percent of the population lived below the poverty line.

Villages in the Town of Moscow

In addition to scattered settlements exist in the Town of Moscow nor the unincorporated settlement Moscow.