- There is also a county in Wisconsin
County, Wisconsin which is adjacent to the township.
Calumet is a town in
Fond du Lac
County, Wisconsin, United
Fire station for the town's volunteer
The population was 1,514 at the 2000
census. The unincorporated communities of Calumetville, Garnet, Johnsburg, Marytown, and Pipe are located
within the town.
According to the article Township History - 1880
, the town
was first surveyed in 1834 and was later carved from Calumet
The Blue Sky Green Field
was constructed throughout the town in 2007 and it
opened in May 2008.
According to the United
States Census Bureau
, the town has a total area of
44.1 square miles (114.2 km²), of which, 30.2 square
miles (78.2 km²) of it is land and 13.9 square miles
(36.0 km²) of it (31.55%) is water.
As of the census
of 2000, there were 1,514
people, 562 households, and 423 families residing in the town. The
people per square mile (19.4/km²). There were 774 housing units at
an average density of 25.6/sq mi (9.9/km²). The racial makeup
of the town was 98.35% White
, 0.73% Native
, 0.20% Asian
from other races
0.53% from two or more races. Hispanic
of any race were 0.99% of the
There were 562 households out of which 29.9% had children under the
age of 18 living with them, 67.3% were married
living together, 4.1% had a female householder with no
husband present, and 24.6% were non-families. 20.6% of all
households were made up of individuals and 8.0% had someone living
alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size
was 2.61 and the average family size was 3.03.
In the town the population was spread out with 22.9% under the age
of 18, 9.4% from 18 to 24, 24.8% from 25 to 44, 27.2% from 45 to
64, and 15.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was
41 years. For every 100 females there were 109.7 males. For every
100 females age 18 and over, there were 114.3 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $45,789, and the
median income for a family was $51,823. Males had a median income
of $34,712 versus $22,400 for females. The per capita income
for the town was
$19,707. About 1.4% of families and 5.4% of the population were
below the poverty line
, including 3.8%
of those under age 18 and 4.0% of those age 65 or over.