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Welcome to Aztalan ...

Aztalan is located in Jefferson County<1>.

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

Aztalan is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Aztalan ...

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

  • Watertown (10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast)
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    • Watertown lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Aztalan and is located in Jefferson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,370 people
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  • Oconomowoc (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
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    • Oconomowoc lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Aztalan and is located in Waukesha County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,160 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oconomowoc have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Whitewater (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
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    • Whitewater lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Aztalan and is located in Walworth County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,993 people
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  • Fort Atkinson (10 miles [16.1 km] to the south)
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    • Fort Atkinson lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Aztalan and is located in Jefferson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,372 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Atkinson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Jefferson (5 miles [8 km] to the southeast)
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    • Jefferson lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Aztalan and is located in Jefferson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,037 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Cottage Grove (17 miles [27.4 km] to the west)
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    • Cottage Grove lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Aztalan and is located in Dane County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,158 people
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  • Edgerton (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest)
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    • Edgerton lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Aztalan and is located in Rock County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,595 people
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  • Summit (19 miles [30.6 km] to the east)
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    • Summit lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Aztalan and is located in Waukesha County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,255 people
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  • Columbus (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest)
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    • Columbus lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Aztalan and is located in Columbia County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,117 people
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  • Marshall (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marshall
    • Marshall lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Aztalan and is located in Dane County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,016 people
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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 Aztalan. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aztalan.

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

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

Adding Aztalan to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Aztalan

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About Jefferson County

About Wisconsin

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffersoncountywi.gov

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 Jefferson, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aztalan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Aztalan) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aztalan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0728, Longitude: -88.8623       In this case, the coordinates for Aztalan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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