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Town of Corning, Wisconsin

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Welcome to Corning ...

The Town of Corning is located in Lincoln County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Corning has a population of 871 people<2> (see below for details).

Corning is 1,380 feet [421 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Corning had a population of 883 people. This makes Corning the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Corning represents 0.02% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 985th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 883 people, the population of Corning increased 6.9% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 826 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Corning had an population of 871 people. This is a decrease of 1.36% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.45% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Corning ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Corning and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Athens   [Map]   1,088   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bradley   [Map]   2,369   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Maine   [Map]   2,348   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Medford   [Map]   4,300   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Merrill   [Map]   2,946   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Merrill   [Map]   9,161   E   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Corning ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Corning - it's located in New York.

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

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 Corning. 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 Corning. 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 Corning.

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

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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 Corning.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Corning - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Corning) 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 Corning. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Corning

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Corning. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.2372, Longitude: -89.9662     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Corning have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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