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Welcome to Bloomington ...

The village of Bloomington is located in Grant County.

When the people of Bloomington refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Bloomingtonian<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Bloomington has a population of 707 people<2> (see below for details).

Bloomington is 1,020 feet [311 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Bloomington: (608)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bloomington had a population of 735 people. This makes Bloomington the county's 19th most populous community.

The population of Bloomington represents 0.01% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1163rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 735 people, the population of Bloomington increased 4.85% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 701 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Bloomington had an population of 707 people. This is a decrease of 3.81% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.86% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Bloomington ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Bloomington and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Guttenberg (IA)   [Map]   1,828   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
McGregor (IA)   [Map]   844   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Beetown   [Map]   768   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bridgeport   [Map]   983   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cassville   [Map]   904   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fennimore   [Map]   2,482   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Bloomington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 33 communities that are also named Bloomington - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (5), Kentucky (2), Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas, Utah and West Virginia.

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

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 Bloomington. 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 Bloomington. 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 Bloomington. Our list includes 9 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bloomington ...

Looking for more information about Bloomington? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Bloomington? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Bloomington, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bloomington.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Bloomington. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Wisconsin

About Grant County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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 Bloomington refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a village's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Bloomington may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bloomington.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bloomington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Bloomington. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bloomington) 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 Bloomington. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bloomington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bloomington. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8922, Longitude: -90.9273     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bloomington have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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