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Welcome to Adams ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Adams has a population of 1,899 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Adams.
Adams is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Adams lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Adams is within the (608) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Adams had an population of 1,899 people. This is a decrease of 3.46% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.78% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Adams had a population of 1,967 people (or 9.42% of the total population of Adams County). This makes Adams the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Adams represents 0.03% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 453rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,967 people, the population of Adams increased 2.77% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,914 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Adams.
Communities Also Named Adams ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Wisconsin communities named Adams: This one is located in Adams County and the other is located in Walworth County.
Beyond Wisconsin, there are 51 communities that are also named Adams - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (5), Illinois (2), Indiana (3), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (3), Nebraska (2), New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (3), Vermont, Washington and West Virginia.
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.
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.
Other Roadside Stops ...
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 Adams County: www.co.adams.wi.us/
The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/
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This page was last modified: 02 Aug 2022