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Colby is a town in Clark County.[NOTE: This is not the only community in Wisconsin named Colby. For links to other places called Colby, WI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Colby is 44.895N. The longitude is -90.381W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,362 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 908.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Colby demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Clark County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 54405 ZIP code.
52% of Colby residents report German ancestry, and 2% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Colby ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Colby was $13,591, compared with $21,587 nationally.
12% of Colby residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Colby, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $239. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $883.
Clark County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Colby political report.
The average commute time for Colby workers is 16 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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