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Welcome to Adams ...

The Town of Adams is located in Green County<1>.

The location of Adams has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Adams has a population of 539 people<3> (see below for details).

Adams is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Adams lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Adams lies within the (608) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Adams had an population of 539 people. This is an increase of 1.7% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.16% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Adams had a population of 530 people. This makes Adams the county's 21st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 530 people, the population of Adams increased 14.22% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 464 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Adams.

Communities Also Named Adams ...

While we believe that this Adams is located in Green County, we know of another 2 Wisconsin communities named Adams. Those communities are located in the following counties: Adams and Jackson County.

Beyond Wisconsin, there are 3 communities that are also named Adams - they are located in and New York.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Adams.

Communities near Adams ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Adams.

  • Monroe [Green County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monroe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monroe
    • Monroe [Green County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Adams
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,565 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroe
  • Mount Horeb [Dane County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Horeb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Horeb
    • Mount Horeb [Dane County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Adams
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,534 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Horeb
  • Belleville [Dane County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belleville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belleville
    • Belleville [Dane County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Adams
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,463 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belleville
  • Darlington [Lafayette County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Darlington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Darlington
    • Darlington [Lafayette County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Adams
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,337 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darlington
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Glarus [Green County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Glarus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Glarus
      • New Glarus [Green County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Adams
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,151 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Glarus
    • Exeter [Green County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Exeter have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Exeter
      • Exeter [Green County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Adams
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,099 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Exeter
    • Springdale [Dane County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springdale
      • Springdale [Dane County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Adams
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,008 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springdale
    • Decatur [Green County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Decatur have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Decatur
      • Decatur [Green County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Adams
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,817 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Decatur
    • New Glarus [Green County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Glarus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Glarus
      • New Glarus [Green County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Adams
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,385 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Glarus
    • Warren [Jo Daviess County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warren have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warren
      • Warren [Jo Daviess County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Adams
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,304 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warren
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warren<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Adams. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adams.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adams. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Adams.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adams. See our Newspapers Page for Adams.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adams ...

Looking for more information about Adams? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Adams, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Adams.

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About Green County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Green County: www.co.green.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Green, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Adams.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adams - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Adams) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Adams. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Adams

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adams. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7303, Longitude: -89.7807       In this case, the coordinates for Adams have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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