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Welcome to Big Falls ...

The village of Big Falls is located in Waupaca County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Big Falls has a population of 61 people<1> (see below for details).

Big Falls is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Big Falls had a population of 61 people. This makes Big Falls the county's 34th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 61 people, the population of Big Falls decreased 28.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 85 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Big Falls had an population of 61 people (or a decrease of 28.24% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Big Falls.

Communities near Big Falls ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Amherst   [Map]   1,345   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Belle Plaine   [Map]   1,827   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Clintonville   [Map]   4,360   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Farmington   [Map]   3,934   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Larrabee   [Map]   1,359   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lebanon   [Map]   1,643   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Big Falls ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Big Falls - they are located in Minnesota, Newfoundland and Labrador and North Carolina.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Big Falls. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Big Falls. 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 Big Falls.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Waupaca County: www.co.waupaca.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: www.wisconsin.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Big Falls.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Big Falls - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Big Falls. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Big Falls) 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 Big Falls. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Big Falls

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Big Falls. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.6194, Longitude: -89.0171     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Big Falls have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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