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Note #1: At this time, we have very little information about Alva. We found a mention of this community during our research. Although we've added it to our Gazetteer, we have few details. If you can help us with Alva, please Contact Us.



About Alva (Click for our profile page)

Located in: Jackson County (see below)

Time Zone: Alva lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)


About Jackson County

The community of Black River Falls is the County Seat for Jackson County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Eau Claire)

Population

2012:<1>     20,485   (0.18% increase since 2010)  
2010:     20,449   (7.06% increase since 2000)
2000:     19,100

Total Area:<2>   1,000 sq. miles [2,590.7 km²]   - of which 1.26% is water (12.56 sq. miles [32.5 km²])

Housing Units:<3>   9,727

Official Website:   www.co.jackson.wi.us/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Jackson

GNIS ID:   1581086
FIPS State / County Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Alva)


About Wisconsin

From the US Census

Population

2012:     5,726,398   (0.69% increase since 2010)  
2010:     5,686,986   (6.03% increase since 2000)
2000:     5,363,675

Websites for State of Wisconsin

Official Website:   www.wisconsin.gov
Tourism:   www.travelwisconsin.com
Parks:   www.dnr.state.wi.us/org/land/parks/
Fishing:   dnr.wi.gov/org/water/fhp/fish/
Hunting:   dnr.wi.gov/org/land/wildlife/HUNT/index.htm

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Wisconsin

GNIS ID:   1779806
FIPS State:   55

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Alva)

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alva. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jackson County


Need help with your genealogy? We always start with these websites when searching in and around the area of Alva and Jackson County:

Cyndi's List for the State of Wisconsin,
        for Jackson County
 
Family Search for the State of Wisconsin,
        for Jackson County
 
USGenWeb for the State of Wisconsin

We have a longer, more detailed list of websites on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alva.






Footnotes ...

<1>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2012.

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<2>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Alva. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<3>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Alva.



 
 
 

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