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Dorchester is a village in Clark County. (The community straddles Clark and Marathon counties; ePodunk links to the county with the greater share of population.)
The latitude of Dorchester is 45.002N. The longitude is -90.333W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,427 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 827.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Dorchester 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 54425 ZIP code.
53% of Dorchester residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Dorchester ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Dorchester was $15,860, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Dorchester residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Dorchester, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $327. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $797.
Clark County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Dorchester political report.
The average commute time for Dorchester workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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