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Welcome to Bradford ...

The Town of Bradford is located in Rock County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Bradford has a population of 1,135 people<3> (see below for details).

Bradford is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bradford had an population of 1,135 people. This is an increase of 1.25% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.71% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Bradford had a population of 1,121 people. This makes Bradford the county's 19th most populous community.

The population of Bradford represents 0.02% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 783rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,121 people, the population of Bradford increased 11.32% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,007 people).

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

Communities Also Named Bradford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Bradford - they are located in New York and Vermont.

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

Communities near Bradford ...

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

  • Janesville [Rock County]
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    • Janesville [Rock County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Bradford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 64,664 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Janesville
  • Beloit [Rock County]
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    • Beloit [Rock County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Bradford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,637 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beloit
  • Whitewater [Walworth County]
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    • Whitewater [Walworth County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Bradford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,993 people
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  • Roscoe [Winnebago County]
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    • Roscoe [Winnebago County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Bradford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,406 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roscoe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roscoe<6>
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    • Elkhorn [Walworth County]
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      • Elkhorn [Walworth County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Bradford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,020 people
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    • Harvard [McHenry County]
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      • Harvard [McHenry County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Bradford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,979 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harvard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harvard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harvard<6>
    • Delavan [Walworth County]
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      • Delavan [Walworth County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Bradford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,240 people
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    • Beloit [Rock County]
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      • Beloit [Rock County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Bradford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,716 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beloit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beloit
    • South Beloit [Winnebago County]
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      • South Beloit [Winnebago County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Bradford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,540 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Beloit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Beloit
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Beloit<6>
    • Rockton [Winnebago County]
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      • Rockton [Winnebago County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Bradford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,477 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockton<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bradford ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Rock County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Rock County: www.co.rock.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 Rock, 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 Bradford.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bradford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Bradford) 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 Bradford. 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 BradfordOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bradford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.6236, Longitude: -88.8296       In this case, the coordinates for Bradford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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