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Welcome to Bell Center ...

The village of Bell Center is located in Crawford County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Bell Center: Bell Ctr. (or less commonly used: Bell Cen., Bell Cent. or Bell Cntr.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bell Center has a population of 114 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Bell Center is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Bell Center is within the (608) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bell Center had an population of 114 people. This is a decrease of 2.56% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.72% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bell Center had a population of 117 people. This makes Bell Center the county's 22nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 117 people, the population of Bell Center has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 116 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bell Center.

Communities Also Named Bell Center ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Bell Center - it's located in Indiana.

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

Communities near Bell Center ...

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

  • Viroqua [Vernon County]
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    • Viroqua [Vernon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Bell Center
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,394 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Viroqua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Viroqua
  • Boscobel [Grant County]
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    • Boscobel [Grant County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Bell Center
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,134 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boscobel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boscobel
  • Wauzeka [Crawford County]
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    • Wauzeka [Crawford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Bell Center
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 733 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wauzeka have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wauzeka
  • Viola [Richland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Viola
    • Viola [Richland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Bell Center
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 665 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Viola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Viola
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Soldiers Grove [Crawford County]
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      • Soldiers Grove [Crawford County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Bell Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 535 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Soldiers Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soldiers Grove
    • Blue River [Grant County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blue River
      • Blue River [Grant County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Bell Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 418 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blue River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blue River
    • Readstown [Vernon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Readstown
      • Readstown [Vernon County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Bell Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 414 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Readstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Readstown
    • Eastman [Crawford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eastman
      • Eastman [Crawford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Bell Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 404 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eastman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eastman
    • Harpers Ferry [Allamakee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harpers Ferry
      • Harpers Ferry [Allamakee County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Bell Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 326 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harpers Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harpers Ferry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harpers Ferry<6>
    • Mount Sterling [Crawford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Sterling
      • Mount Sterling [Crawford County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Bell Center
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 196 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Sterling have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Sterling

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bell Center ...

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

Adding Bell Center to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bell Center 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 Bell Center was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Crawford, 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 Bell Center.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bell Center - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Bell Center) 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 Bell Center. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bell CenterOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bell Center. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2919, Longitude: -90.8254       In this case, the coordinates for Bell Center have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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