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Welcome to Chilton ...

The city of Chilton is located in Calumet County<1> and is the County Seat for Calumet County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Chilton has a population of 3,859 people<3> (see below for details).

Chilton is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Chilton: (920) and (274)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Chilton had an population of 3,859 people. This is a decrease of 1.88% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.07% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Chilton had a population of 3,933 people (which is 8.03% of the total population of Calumet County). This makes Chilton the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Chilton represents 0.07% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 225th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,933 people, the population of Chilton increased 6.07% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,708 people).

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

Communities Also Named Chilton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Chilton - they are located in Alabama (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri (2), Oklahoma, Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Chilton ...

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

  • Oshkosh [Winnebago County]
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    • Oshkosh [Winnebago County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Chilton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 67,004 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oshkosh
  • Neenah [Winnebago County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neenah
    • Neenah [Winnebago County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Chilton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,300 people
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  • Menasha [Winnebago County]
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    • Menasha [Winnebago County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Chilton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,873 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Menasha have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Kaukauna [Outagamie County]
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    • Kaukauna [Outagamie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Chilton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,270 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Harrison [Calumet County]
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      • Harrison [Calumet County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Chilton
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    • Little Chute [Outagamie County]
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      • Little Chute [Outagamie County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Chilton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,081 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Chute have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Chute
    • Buchanan [Outagamie County]
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      • Buchanan [Outagamie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Chilton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,201 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buchanan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Kimberly [Outagamie County]
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      • Kimberly [Outagamie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Chilton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,802 people
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    • Taycheedah [Fond du Lac County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taycheedah
      • Taycheedah [Fond du Lac County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Chilton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,563 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taycheedah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taycheedah
    • Kiel [Manitowoc County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kiel
      • Kiel [Manitowoc County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Chilton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,796 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kiel

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Chilton. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Chilton.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Calumet County: www.co.calumet.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 Calumet, 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 Chilton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chilton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Chilton) 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 Chilton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Chilton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chilton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.0294, Longitude: -88.1645       In this case, the coordinates for Chilton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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