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Welcome to Blanchardville ...

The village of Blanchardville is primarily located in Lafayette County<1>. A portion of Blanchardville extends into Iowa County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Blanchardville has a population of 792 people<2> (see below for details).

Blanchardville was established in 1840.

The community of Blanchardville is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Blanchardville is located in the (608) area code.

The ZIP code for Blanchardville: 53516<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Blanchardville had an population of 792 people. This is a decrease of 4% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.74% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Blanchardville had a population of 825 people. This makes Blanchardville the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Blanchardville represents 0.01% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1056th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 825 people, the population of Blanchardville increased 2.36% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 806 people).

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

Communities Also Named Blanchardville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Blanchardville - it's located in Massachusetts.

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

Communities near Blanchardville ...

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

  • Monroe [Green County]
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    • Monroe [Green County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Blanchardville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,426 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monroe have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroe
  • Mount Horeb [Dane County]
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    • Mount Horeb [Dane County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Blanchardville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,563 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Horeb have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Horeb
  • Dodgeville [Iowa County]
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    • Dodgeville [Iowa County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Blanchardville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,677 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dodgeville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dodgeville
  • Belleville [Dane County]
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    • Belleville [Dane County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Blanchardville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,514 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belleville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mineral Point [Iowa County]
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      • Mineral Point [Iowa County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Blanchardville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,454 people
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    • Darlington [Lafayette County]
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      • Darlington [Lafayette County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Blanchardville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,317 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Darlington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • New Glarus [Green County]
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      • New Glarus [Green County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Blanchardville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,136 people
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    • Exeter [Green County]
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      • Exeter [Green County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Blanchardville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,088 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Exeter have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Exeter
    • Springdale [Dane County]
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      • Springdale [Dane County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Blanchardville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,016 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springdale have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springdale
    • Dodgeville [Iowa County]
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      • Dodgeville [Iowa County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Blanchardville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,604 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dodgeville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dodgeville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blanchardville ...

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

Adding Blanchardville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Blanchardville on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Wisconsin (1956).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Wisconsin

About Lafayette County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Blanchardville. 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 Lafayette, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Blanchardville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blanchardville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Blanchardville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Blanchardville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 from Point A (ie- Blanchardville) 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 Blanchardville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BlanchardvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blanchardville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8093, Longitude: -89.8617    
<6>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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