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Big Bend
Waukesha County, Wisconsin


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Statistics & Facts

The Wisconsin state capital is Madison.
The population of Big Bend is approximately 1,332 (2008), 1290 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 457 (2000), 486 (2010).
The amount of land area in Big Bend is 5.9 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Big Bend is 2.3 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.44 sq kilometers.
The distance from Big Bend to Washington DC is 672 miles.
The distance to the Wisconsin state capital is 64 miles. (as the crow flies)
Big Bend is positioned 42.88 degrees north of the equator and 88.20 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Big Bend elevation is 820 feet above sea level.
Big Bend per capita income is $ 27,548 (2008).
Big Bend median income is $ 68,089 (2008).
The Big Bend median home price is $ 223,546 (2008).


in southeastern Wisconsin about eight miles from Waukesha and about 17 miles from Milwaukee. Other nearby communities include Vernon, Muskego, Wind Lake, Waterford North, Waterford, Mukwonago and Norway.

There is also a Big Bend in Rusk County, Wisconsin.
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History & History Related Items

The area was settled in 1836 by families that came from the Vermont area. It is located near a bend in the Fox River which led to it's name.
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The incorporation of Big Bend



My Big Bend-Vernon - an online newsletter for Big Bend and Vernon.
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Big Bend


The population of Big Bend is:
1990 - 1,299
2000 - 1,278
2003 - 1,276
2008 - 1,332

Number of Housing Units:
1990 - 425
2000 - 457

Median Age:
2000 - 37 years

Median Household Income:
2000 - $ 56,767
2008 - $ 68,089

Per Capita Income:
2000 - $ 22.072
2008 - $ 27,548

Median house value:
2000 - $ 140,600
2008 - $ 223,546

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