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Welcome to Almena ...

The Town of Almena is located in Barron County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Almena has a population of 857 people<3> (see below for details).

Almena is 1,210 feet [369 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Almena: (715) & (534)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Almena had an population of 857 people. This is a decrease of 0.12% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.82% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Almena had a population of 858 people. This makes Almena the county's 18th most populous community.

The population of Almena represents 0.02% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1014th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 858 people, the population of Almena decreased 5.71% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 910 people).

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

Communities near Almena ...

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

  • Rice Lake [Barron County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rice Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rice Lake
    • Rice Lake [Barron County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Almena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,509 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rice Lake
  • Barron [Barron County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barron
    • Barron [Barron County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Almena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,322 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barron
  • Rice Lake [Barron County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rice Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rice Lake
    • Rice Lake [Barron County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Almena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,086 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rice Lake
  • Amery [Polk County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amery
    • Amery [Polk County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Almena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,812 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amery
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Stanley [Barron County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stanley
      • Stanley [Barron County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Almena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,516 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanley
    • Lincoln [Polk County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincoln have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincoln
      • Lincoln [Polk County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Almena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,186 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincoln
    • Cumberland [Barron County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cumberland
      • Cumberland [Barron County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Almena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,103 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumberland
    • Cameron [Barron County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cameron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cameron
      • Cameron [Barron County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Almena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,788 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cameron
    • Garfield [Polk County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garfield
      • Garfield [Polk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Almena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,650 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garfield
    • Prairie Lake [Barron County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prairie Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prairie Lake
      • Prairie Lake [Barron County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Almena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,538 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prairie Lake

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 Almena. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Almena.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Almena. 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 Almena.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Almena ...

Looking for more information about Almena? 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 Almena, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Almena.

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About Barron County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Barron County: www.co.barron.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 Barron, 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 Almena.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Almena - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Almena) 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 Almena. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Almena

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Almena. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.4244, Longitude: -92.0918       In this case, the coordinates for Almena have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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