New Lisbon (Wisconsin)

Juneau County


New Lisbon is a city ( with a status of "City" ) in Juneau County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. In 2010, New Lisbon had 2554 inhabitants.


New Lisbon is located in the south- central Wisconsin at the mouth of the Little River in the Lemonweir Lemonweir River, heard about the Wisconsin River to the basin of the Mississippi.

The geographic coordinates of New Lisbon are 43 ° 52'45 " north latitude and 90 ° 09'56 " west longitude. The city covers an area of 7.54 km ².

Neighboring towns of New Lisbon are Necedah ( 19.6 km NNE ), Mauston (12,3 km to the southeast ), Elroy ( 20.1 km SSW ), Hustler (8.6 miles west) and Camp Douglas (10.3 km to the northwest ).

The nearest major cities are Green Bay on Lake Michigan (224 km east-northeast ), Wisconsin's largest city, Milwaukee (232 km east-southeast ), Wisconsin's capital Madison (131 km south-southwest ), La Crosse (102 km west) and Eau Claire (159 km north-west ).


The Interstate Highways 90 and 94 run on a common stretch along the northeastern city limits. In the city center meets U.S. Highway 12 and the Wisconsin State Highways 16 and 80 All other roads are minor roads, some unpaved roadways and within local roads.

Meet In the city for freight transport two railway lines of the Canadian Pacific Railway ( CPR) and the Union Pacific Railroad (UP ) together.

With the Mauston - New Lisbon Union Airport is located 6.5 km south-east a small airfield. The next airports are the Dane County Regional Airport in Madison (125 km southeast) and the General Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee (242 km east-southeast ).


According to the census in 2010 lived in New Lisbon in 2554 people in 631 households. The population density was 338.7 inhabitants per square kilometer. In the 631 households lived statistically 2.33 per person.

The racial the population was composed of 82.2 percent white, 14.6 percent African American, 1.3 percent Native American, 0.3 percent Asian and 0.4 percent from other ethnic groups; 1.1 percent were descended from two or more races. Regardless of ethnicity were 4.3 percent of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

15.2 percent of the population were under 18 years old, 73.5 percent were between 18 and 64 and 11.3 percent were 65 years or older. 30.9 percent of the population was female.

The median annual income for a household was $ 37,969. The per capita income was $ 18,833. 14.8 percent of the population lived below the poverty line.

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