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Welcome to Amery ...

The city of Amery is located in Polk County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Amery has a population of 2,809 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Amery.

Amery is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Amery: (715) and (534)<4>

The ZIP code for Amery: 54001<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Amery had an population of 2,809 people. This is a decrease of 3.2% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.27% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Amery had a population of 2,902 people (which is 6.56% of the total population of Polk County). This makes Amery the county's most populous community.

The population of Amery represents 0.05% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 309th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,902 people, the population of Amery increased 2% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,845 people).

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

Communities Also Named Amery ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Amery - it's located in Manitoba.

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

Communities near Amery ...

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

  • New Richmond [Saint Croix County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Richmond
    • New Richmond [Saint Croix County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Amery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,730 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Richmond have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Richmond
  • Somerset [Saint Croix County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Somerset
    • Somerset [Saint Croix County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Amery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,992 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Somerset have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Somerset
  • Osceola [Polk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Osceola
    • Osceola [Polk County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Amery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,580 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osceola
  • Saint Croix Falls [Polk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Croix Falls
    • Saint Croix Falls [Polk County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Amery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,059 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Croix Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Croix Falls
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Glenwood City [Saint Croix County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenwood City
      • Glenwood City [Saint Croix County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Amery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,214 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenwood City have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood City
    • Shafer [Chisago County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shafer
      • Shafer [Chisago County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Amery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,144 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shafer have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shafer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shafer<8>
    • Clear Lake [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clear Lake
      • Clear Lake [Polk County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the southeast of Amery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,099 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clear Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clear Lake
    • Luck [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Luck
      • Luck [Polk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Amery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,051 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Luck have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Luck
    • Taylors Falls [Chisago County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylors Falls
      • Taylors Falls [Chisago County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Amery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,035 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylors Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylors Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylors Falls<8>
    • Turtle Lake [Barron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turtle Lake
      • Turtle Lake [Barron County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Amery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 990 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turtle Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turtle 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 Amery. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amery.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amery ...

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

Adding Amery to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Amery in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Amery was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Amery

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Amery on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Polk County: www.co.polk.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 Polk, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Amery.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amery - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Amery). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Amery or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Amery) 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 Amery. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AmeryOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.3069, Longitude: -92.3621    
<7>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.
<8>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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