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Welcome to Boscobel ...
The location of Boscobel has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Boscobel has a population of 3,130 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Boscobel.
Boscobel is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Boscobel lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Boscobel lies within the (608) area code.
Websites for Boscobel ...
Official Website: www.boscobelwisconsin.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Boscobel had an population of 3,130 people. This is a decrease of 3.13% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.72% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Boscobel had a population of 3,231 people (or 6.31% of the total population of Grant County). This makes Boscobel the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Boscobel represents 0.06% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 278th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,231 people, the population of Boscobel increased 6.04% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,047 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Boscobel.
Communities Also Named Boscobel ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Boscobel - they are located in Missouri, Quebec and Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Boscobel.
Communities near Boscobel ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Boscobel.
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 Boscobel. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Boscobel.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Boscobel. 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 Boscobel.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Boscobel. Our list includes 14 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Boscobel.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Boscobel ...
Looking for more information about Boscobel? 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 Boscobel, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Boscobel.
Adding Boscobel to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Boscobel 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 Boscobel was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Boscobel on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Wisconsin (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Boscobel on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Boscobel: www.boscobelwisconsin.com/
The official website for Grant County: www.grantcounty.org/
The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022