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Welcome to Arena ...

The Town of Arena is located in Iowa County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Arena has a population of 1,498 people<3> (see below for details).

Arena is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Arena lies within the (608) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Arena had an population of 1,498 people. This is an increase of 2.88% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.74% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Arena had a population of 1,456 people (which is 6.15% of the total population of Iowa County). This makes Arena the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Arena represents 0.03% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 607th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,456 people, the population of Arena has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,444 people).

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

Communities near Arena ...

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

  • 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Arena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,534 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Horeb
  • Middleton [Dane County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middleton
    • Middleton [Dane County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Arena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,246 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middleton
  • Dodgeville [Iowa County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dodgeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dodgeville
    • Dodgeville [Iowa County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Arena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,695 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dodgeville
  • Prairie du Sac village [Sauk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prairie du Sac village
    • Prairie du Sac village [Sauk County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Arena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,431 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prairie du Sac village
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cross Plains [Dane County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cross Plains have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cross Plains
      • Cross Plains [Dane County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Arena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,286 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cross Plains
    • Sauk City [Sauk County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sauk City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sauk City
      • Sauk City [Sauk County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Arena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,485 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sauk City
    • Springfield [Dane County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springfield
      • Springfield [Dane County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Arena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,924 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
    • 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Arena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,008 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springdale
    • West Point [Columbia County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Point
      • West Point [Columbia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Arena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,990 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Point
    • Roxbury [Dane County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roxbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roxbury
      • Roxbury [Dane County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Arena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,917 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roxbury

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Wisconsin

About Iowa County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Iowa County: www.iowacounty.org/

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 Iowa, 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 Arena.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arena - 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 from Point A (ie- Arena) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Arena. 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 Arena

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arena. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.1275, Longitude: -89.9329       In this case, the coordinates for Arena have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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