Dane is a village in Dane County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 995 at the 2010 census. Located in the Town of Dane, the village is part of the Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area.
A post office called Dane was first established in 1844. The village was named for Nathan Dane, author of the Northwest Ordinance.
Dane is located at 43°15′1″N 89°30′1″W (43.250363°N 89.500527°W / 43.250363; -89.500527).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.14 square miles (2.95 km2), of which, 1.13 square miles (2.93 km2) of it is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.
As of the census of 2010, there were 995 people, 363 households, and 266 families residing in the village. The population density was 880.5 inhabitants per square mile (340.0/km2). There were 373 housing units at an average density of 330.1 per square mile (127.5/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 94.7% White, 0.8% African American, 0.1% Native American, 1.7% Asian, 2.1% from other races, and 0.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.3% of the population.
There were 363 households of which 43.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.0% were married couples living together, 7.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 26.7% were non-families.