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Barre is a town in La Crosse County, in the La Crosse metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Wisconsin named Barre. For links to other places called Barre, WI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Barre is 43.833N. The longitude is -91.09W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 719 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,014.
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41% of Barre residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Barre ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Barre was $21,609, compared with $21,587 nationally.
21% of Barre residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Barre, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $343. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,011.
La Crosse County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Barre political report.
The average commute time for Barre workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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