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Montello, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

The City of Montello had a population of 1,488 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Montello is located at latitude 43.7943 and longitude -89.3346 in Marquette County. The formal boundaries for the City of Montello (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0.24 sq. miles. Marquette County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 794 feet.

The City of Montello (GNIS ID: 1583743) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Montello population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Montello: Hill River, Serairo.

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Montello, WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,488
Daytime Population: Workers 1,588
Daytime Population: Residents 803
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,391
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.61
Population in Households 1,422
Population in Familes 1,089
Population in Group Qrtrs 66
Population Density2 781
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $51,128
Average Household Income $59,057
Per Capita Income $25,938


Total Housing Units 825 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 461 (55.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 166 (20.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 198 (24.0%)
Median Home Value $146,569
Average Home Value $165,163


Total Households 627
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 380
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.06% -0.12%
Households -0.02% -0.06%
Families 0.9% -0.16%
Median Household Income   1.36%
Per Capita Income   2.59%

Montello, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Montello to the other 774 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 316 59th
Population Density # 332 57th
Diversity Index # 361 54th
Median Household Income # 467 40th
Per Capita Income # 480 38th

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