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Welcome to Brillion ...
The location of Brillion has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Brillion has a population of 3,075 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Brillion.
Brillion is 810 feet [247 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Brillion lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Brillion: (920) and (274)<5>
Websites for Brillion ...
Official Website: www.ci.brillion.wi.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Brillion had an population of 3,075 people. This is a decrease of 2.32% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.7% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Brillion had a population of 3,148 people (which is 6.43% of the total population of Calumet County). This makes Brillion the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Brillion represents 0.06% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 288th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,148 people, the population of Brillion increased 7.18% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,937 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Brillion.
Communities near Brillion ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Brillion.
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 Brillion. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Brillion.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Brillion. 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 Brillion.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brillion. See our Newspapers Page for Brillion.
Adding Brillion to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Brillion 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 Brillion was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Brillion on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Wisconsin (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Brillion on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Brillion: www.ci.brillion.wi.us/
The official website for Calumet County: www.co.calumet.wi.us/
The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022