Darlington, WI Population

Population: 2,418. Estimated population in July 2020: 2,341 (-3.2% change)
Males: 1,124 (46.5%), Females: 1,294 (53.5%)

Lafayette County

Zip code: 53530

Median resident age: 39.8 years
Median household income: $34,539
Median house value: $67,000

Races in Darlington:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.3%)
  • Hispanic (1.1%)

Ancestries: German (36.8%), Irish (24.6%), English (23.4%), Norwegian (17.8%), Swiss (6.6%), United States (2.5%).

Elevation: 817 feet

Land area: 1.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Darlington

  • High school or higher: 88.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 15.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Darlington city

  • Never married: 23.1%
  • Now married: 57.7%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 7.2%

1.2% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +162 (+7.2%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Darlington:

  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL LAFAYETTE CTY (800 CLAY ST PO BOX 70)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Darlington:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Darlington:

  • DUBUQUE REGIONAL (about 45 miles; DUBUQUE, IA; Abbreviation: DBQ)
  • CLINTON MUNI (about 62 miles; CLINTON, IA; Abbreviation: CWI)
  • DANE COUNTY REGIONAL-TRUAX FIELD (about 63 miles; MADISON, WI; Abbreviation: MSN)
Other public-use airports nearest to Darlington:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Darlington:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-PLATTEVILLE (about 26 miles; PLATTEVILLE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,045)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN COLLEGES (about 55 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,737)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON (about 56 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 37,607)
  • MADISON AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 62 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,914)
  • ROCK VALLEY COLLEGE (about 81 miles; ROCKFORD, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,200)
  • SAINT AMBROSE UNIVERSITY (about 85 miles; DAVENPORT, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,310)
  • EASTERN IOWA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT (about 86 miles; DAVENPORT, IA; Full-time enrollment: 4,180)

Schools

Public high school in Darlington:

  • DARLINGTON HI (Students: 301; Location: 11838 CENTER HILL RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Darlington:

  • DARLINGTON EL/MID (Students: 559; Location: 11630 CENTER HILL RD; Grades: PK – 08)
Private primary/middle schools in Darlington:

  • HOLY ROSARY ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 73; Location: BOX 208; Grades: PK – 4)
  • CORNERSTONE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL I (Students: 11; Location: PO BOX 117; Grades: KG – 8)

Libraries

Library in Darlington:

  • JOHNSON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $116,939; Location: 131 E. CATHERINE ST.; 24,087 books; 823 audio materials; 1,314 video materials; 93 serial subscriptions)