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Cameron, Wisconsin

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The location of Cameron

Welcome to Cameron ...

The village of Cameron is located in Barron County.

The location of Cameron has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Cameron has a population of 1,784 people<2> (see below for details).

Cameron is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Cameron: (715) & (534)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cameron had a population of 1,783 people. This makes Cameron the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Cameron represents 0.03% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 492nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,783 people, the population of Cameron increased 15.33% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,546 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Cameron had an population of 1,784 people (or an increase of 15.39% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Cameron ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Cameron and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.

Community   2017
Barron   [Map]   3,318   W   5 miles [8 km]
Cedar Lake   [Map]   947   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Chetek   [Map]   1,615   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Chetek   [Map]   2,150   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Cumberland   [Map]   2,119   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lakeland   [Map]   960   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Cameron ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 40 communities that are also named Cameron - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, California (2), Colorado (2), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa (2), Kansas (3), Louisiana, Michigan (2), Mississippi, Missouri, Montana (2), Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (3) and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Cameron. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cameron. 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 Cameron.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cameron ...

Looking for more information about Cameron? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Wisconsin

About Barron County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Barron County:

The official website for State of Wisconsin:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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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 Cameron.

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

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<4>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cameron) 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 Cameron. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cameron

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cameron. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.4033, Longitude: -91.7435     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cameron have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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