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Welcome to Bloomer ...

The city of Bloomer is located in Chippewa County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bloomer has a population of 3,507 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Bloomer is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Websites for Bloomer ...

Official Website: www.ci.bloomer.wi.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bloomer had an population of 3,507 people. This is a decrease of 0.9% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.78% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bloomer had a population of 3,539 people (which is 5.67% of the total population of Chippewa County). This makes Bloomer the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Bloomer represents 0.06% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 247th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,539 people, the population of Bloomer increased 5.74% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,347 people).

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

Communities Also Named Bloomer ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Bloomer - they are located in Arkansas, California, Indiana, Ohio and Oklahoma.

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

Communities near Bloomer ...

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

  • Chippewa Falls [Chippewa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chippewa Falls
    • Chippewa Falls [Chippewa County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Bloomer
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,407 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chippewa Falls
  • Lake Hallie [Chippewa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Hallie
    • Lake Hallie [Chippewa County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Bloomer
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,779 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Hallie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Hallie
  • Chetek [Barron County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chetek
    • Chetek [Barron County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Bloomer
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,094 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chetek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chetek
  • Cadott [Chippewa County]
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    • Cadott [Chippewa County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Bloomer
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,411 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cadott have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cadott
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cornell [Chippewa County]
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      • Cornell [Chippewa County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Bloomer
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,400 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cornell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cornell
    • Colfax [Dunn County]
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      • Colfax [Dunn County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Bloomer
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,151 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colfax have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colfax
    • Elk Mound [Dunn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elk Mound
      • Elk Mound [Dunn County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Bloomer
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 884 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk Mound have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elk Mound
    • New Auburn [Chippewa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Auburn
      • New Auburn [Chippewa County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Bloomer
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 576 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Auburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Auburn
    • Dallas [Barron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dallas
      • Dallas [Barron County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Bloomer
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 344 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dallas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dallas
    • Eagleton [Chippewa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagleton
      • Eagleton [Chippewa County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the southeast of Bloomer
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagleton

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

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

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

Adding Bloomer to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bloomer 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 Bloomer was on a map titled Road Map for Wisconsin (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Wisconsin

About Chippewa County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bloomer: www.ci.bloomer.wi.us/

The official website for Chippewa County: www.co.chippewa.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 Chippewa, 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 Bloomer.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bloomer - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<6>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 from Point A (ie- Bloomer) 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 Bloomer. 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 BloomerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bloomer. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.1025, Longitude: -91.4910       In this case, the coordinates for Bloomer have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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