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Located in: Sauk County (see below)

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

Telephone Area Code: (608)

Elevation: 1,020 feet [310.9 m] above sea level<1>

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for La Valle)

Population

2012:<2>     1,323   (1.61% increase since 2010)  
2010:     1,302   (8.23% increase since 2000)
2000:     1,203

Total Area:<3>   35.34 sq. miles [91.5 km²]   - of which 4.73% is water (1.67 sq. miles [4.3 km²])

Housing Units:<4>   1,182

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<5>

Lat:   43°35'48" N   (or 43.6° N)
Lon:   -90°8'1" W   (or -90.13° W)

Name of USGS Topo Map:<6>   La Valle

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for La Valle

GNIS ID:   1583533
FIPS State / Place Code:   55 / 42850

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


About Sauk County

The community of Baraboo is the County Seat for Sauk County.

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

Population

2012:     62,597   (1% increase since 2010)  
2010:     61,976   (12.22% increase since 2000)
2000:     55,225

Total Area:   848 sq. miles [2,197.9 km²]   - of which 2.09% is water (17.72 sq. miles [45.9 km²])

Housing Units:   29,708

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

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Sauk

GNIS ID:   1581115
FIPS State / County Code:   55 / 111

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


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 La Valle)

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

The official website for Sauk County


The Panormaio photo collection contain pictures for the area around La Valle:

Panoramio.com

Working on your genealogy? We always start with these websites when searching in and around the area of La Valle and Sauk County:

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

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






Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around La Valle - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>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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<3>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of La Valle. 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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<4>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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<5>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of La Valle, rather it may be a prominent feature such as the location of City Hall, the main Post Office, an airport, the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<6>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes La Valle.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for La Valle.



 
 
 

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