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Welcome to Black Wolf ...

Black Wolf is located in Winnebago County<1>.

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

Black Wolf is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Black Wolf: (920) & (274)<4>

Websites for Black Wolf ...

Official Website: www.townofblackwolf.com/

Adding Black Wolf to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Black Wolf in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Black Wolf elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Black Wolf ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Black Wolf - they are located in Kansas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Black Wolf ...

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

  • Oshkosh [Winnebago County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oshkosh
    • Oshkosh [Winnebago County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Black Wolf
    • Estimated population in 2019: 67,004 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oshkosh
  • Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fond du Lac
    • Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Black Wolf
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,263 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fond du Lac
  • Neenah [Winnebago County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neenah
    • Neenah [Winnebago County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Black Wolf
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,300 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Neenah
  • Menasha [Winnebago County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Menasha
    • Menasha [Winnebago County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Black Wolf
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,873 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Menasha have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Menasha
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Harrison [Calumet County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrison
      • Harrison [Calumet County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Black Wolf
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrison
    • Ripon [Fond du Lac County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ripon
      • Ripon [Fond du Lac County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Black Wolf
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,841 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ripon
    • Algoma [Winnebago County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Algoma
      • Algoma [Winnebago County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Black Wolf
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,205 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Algoma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Algoma
    • North Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Fond du Lac
      • North Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Black Wolf
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,081 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Fond du Lac have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Fond du Lac
    • Taycheedah [Fond du Lac County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taycheedah
      • Taycheedah [Fond du Lac County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Black Wolf
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,563 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taycheedah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taycheedah
    • Clayton [Winnebago County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clayton
      • Clayton [Winnebago County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Black Wolf
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,220 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clayton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayton

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Black Wolf: www.townofblackwolf.com/

The official website for Winnebago County: www.co.winnebago.wi.us/

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 Winnebago, 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 Black Wolf - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Black Wolf) 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 Black Wolf. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Black Wolf

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Black Wolf. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9378, Longitude: -88.5237       In this case, the coordinates for Black Wolf have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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