- Brillion, Wisconsin
official_name = Brillion, Wisconsin
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Brillion is a city in Calumet County in the
U.S. stateof Wisconsin. The population was 2,937 at the 2000 census. The city is located within the Town of Brillion, though it is politically independent.
Jill Lajdziak, general managerof General Motors Saturndivision
Ariens- snow blower and lawn tractor manufacturer
Brillion Iron Works- Worldwide parts manufacturer
*Endries International - Fastener Supplier
Brillion is located at coor dms|44|10|30|N|88|3|57|W|city (44.175114, -88.0661)GR|1.
According to the
United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.6 square miles (6.7 km²).None of the area is covered with water.
As of the
censusGR|2 of 2000, there were 2,937 people, 1,155 households, and 818 families residing in the city. The population densitywas 1,128.8 people per square mile (436.1/km²). There were 1,230 housing units at an average density of 472.7/sq mi (182.7/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.64% White, 0.72% Native American, 0.17% Asian, 0.17% from other races, and 0.31% from two or more races. 0.51% of the population were Hispanicor Latinoof any race.
There were 1,155 households out of which 32.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.6% were married couples living together, 7.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.1% were non-families. 25.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 3.03.
In the city the population was spread out with 26.3% under the age of 18, 8.2% from 18 to 24, 29.1% from 25 to 44, 21.9% from 45 to 64, and 14.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 95.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.2 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $46,633, and the median income for a family was $52,989. Males had a median income of $37,106 versus $24,318 for females. The
per capita incomefor the city was $20,754. About 1.6% of families and 2.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 0.8% of those under age 18 and 7.1% of those age 65 or over.
Brillion was the Wisconsin State Football Champions in Division 5 of the 2003 and 2004 seasons. Also with a Semi-final runner-up in 2005. Brillion also won the championship in 1985. Brillion Basketball Team has been successful of late. In 2001, the girls team took second in Division 3. Also the 2006-2007 boy's team was given a berth in a sectional playoff game after winning regionals only to be defeated.
* [http://www.ci.brillion.wi.us/ City of Brillion]
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