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Town of Berlin, Wisconsin
(Marathon County)

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The location of Town of Berlin

Welcome to Berlin ...

The Town of Berlin is located in Marathon County.

The location of Berlin has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

When the people of Berlin refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Berliner<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Berlin has a population of 937 people<3> (see below for details).

Berlin is 1,290 feet [393 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Berlin: (715) and (534)<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Berlin had a population of 945 people. This makes Berlin the county's 32nd most populous community.

The population of Berlin represents 0.02% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 926th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 945 people, the population of Berlin increased 6.54% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 887 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Berlin had an population of 937 people. This is a decrease of 0.85% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.64% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Berlin ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<6>.

Community   2017
Kronenwetter   [Map]   7,736   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Maine   [Map]   2,348   E   5 miles [8 km]
Merrill   [Map]   2,946   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Merrill   [Map]   9,161   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Rib Mountain   [Map]   6,887   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Rothschild   [Map]   5,325   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Berlin.

Communities Also Named Berlin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Wisconsin communities named Berlin: This one is located in Marathon County and the other is located in Green Lake County.

Beyond Wisconsin, there are 4 communities that are also named Berlin - they are located in Connecticut, New York and Vermont.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Berlin. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Berlin. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Berlin.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Berlin:

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Berlin refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Berlin may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Berlin.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Berlin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<5>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).

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<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Berlin) 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 Berlin. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Berlin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Berlin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.0764, Longitude: -89.7893     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Berlin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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