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Welcome to Arena ...

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Arena has a population of 830 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Arena is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Arena: (608)

The ZIP code for Arena: 53503<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Arena had an population of 830 people. This is a decrease of 0.48% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 21.17% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Arena had a population of 834 people. This makes Arena the county's 10th most populous community.

The population of Arena represents 0.01% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1041st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 834 people, the population of Arena increased 21.75% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 685 people).

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

Communities Also Named Arena ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Arena - they are located in California, Colorado (2), New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Ohio and Saskatchewan.

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

Communities near Arena ...

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

  • Mount Horeb [Dane County]
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    • Mount Horeb [Dane County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Arena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,563 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Horeb have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Dodgeville [Iowa County]
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    • Dodgeville [Iowa County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Arena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,677 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dodgeville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Arena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,426 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prairie du Sac village
  • Cross Plains [Dane County]
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    • Cross Plains [Dane County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Arena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,280 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cross Plains have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sauk City [Sauk County]
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      • Sauk City [Sauk County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Arena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,498 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sauk City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mazomanie [Dane County]
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      • Mazomanie [Dane County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Arena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,715 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mazomanie have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Spring Green [Sauk County]
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      • Spring Green [Sauk County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Arena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,630 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Green have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Green
    • Black Earth [Dane County]
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      • Black Earth [Dane County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Arena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,422 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Earth
    • Barneveld [Iowa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barneveld
      • Barneveld [Iowa County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Arena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,252 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barneveld have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Blue Mounds [Dane County]
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      • Blue Mounds [Dane County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Arena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 990 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blue Mounds have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blue Mounds

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. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Arena.

Adding Arena to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Arena 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 Arena was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found Arena in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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About Iowa County

About Wisconsin

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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Arena.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arena - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 village (such as Arena). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Arena or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' 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, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ArenaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arena. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.1652, Longitude: -89.9125    
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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