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Welcome to Chippewa Falls ...

The city of Chippewa Falls is located in Chippewa County<1> and is the County Seat for Chippewa County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Chippewa Falls has a population of 14,366 people<2> (see below for details).

Chippewa Falls is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

The ZIP code for Chippewa Falls: 54729<5>

Websites for Chippewa Falls ...

Official Website:   www.ci.chippewa-falls.wi.us/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.chippewachamber.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Chippewa Falls had an population of 14,366 people. This is an increase of 5.16% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.15% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Chippewa Falls had a population of 13,661 people (which is 21.89% of the total population of Chippewa County). This makes Chippewa Falls the county's most populous community.

The population of Chippewa Falls represents 0.24% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 62nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 13,661 people, the population of Chippewa Falls increased 5.69% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 12,925 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Chippewa Falls.

Communities near Chippewa Falls ...

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

  • Eau Claire [Eau Claire County]
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    • Eau Claire [Eau Claire County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Chippewa Falls
    • Estimated population in 2019: 68,802 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eau Claire
  • Altoona [Eau Claire County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Altoona have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altoona
    • Altoona [Eau Claire County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the south of Chippewa Falls
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,870 people
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  • Washington [Eau Claire County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washington have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washington
    • Washington [Eau Claire County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Chippewa Falls
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,671 people
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  • Bloomer [Chippewa County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomer have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloomer
    • Bloomer [Chippewa County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Chippewa Falls
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,505 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pleasant Valley [Eau Claire County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Valley
      • Pleasant Valley [Eau Claire County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Chippewa Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,418 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Valley
    • Seymour [Eau Claire County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seymour have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seymour
      • Seymour [Eau Claire County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Chippewa Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,361 people
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    • Eagle Point [Chippewa County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle Point have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagle Point
      • Eagle Point [Chippewa County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of Chippewa Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,196 people
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    • Wheaton [Chippewa County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wheaton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheaton
      • Wheaton [Chippewa County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Chippewa Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,828 people
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    • Union [Eau Claire County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union
      • Union [Eau Claire County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Chippewa Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,812 people
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    • Anson [Chippewa County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anson have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anson
      • Anson [Chippewa County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Chippewa Falls
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,165 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anson

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Chippewa Falls. Our list includes 23 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Chippewa Falls.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chippewa Falls: www.ci.chippewa-falls.wi.us/

The official website for Chippewa County: www.co.chippewa.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 Chippewa, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Chippewa Falls.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chippewa Falls - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Chippewa Falls). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Chippewa Falls or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- Chippewa Falls) 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 Chippewa Falls. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Chippewa Falls

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chippewa Falls. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.9377, Longitude: -91.3940    
<7>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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