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Welcome to De Pere ...

The city of De Pere is located in Brown County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, De Pere has a population of 24,970 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of De Pere.

De Pere is 610 feet [186 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for De Pere ...

Official Website: www.de-pere.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, De Pere had an population of 24,970 people. This is an increase of 4.92% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 21.46% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, De Pere had a population of 23,800 people (or 9.6% of the total population of Brown County). This makes De Pere the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of De Pere represents 0.42% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 35th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 23,800 people, the population of De Pere increased 15.76% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 20,559 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for De Pere.

Adding De Pere to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of De Pere in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of De Pere elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for De Pere on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near De Pere ...

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

  • Howard [Brown County]
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    • Howard [Brown County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of De Pere
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,177 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howard have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Kaukauna [Outagamie County]
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    • Kaukauna [Outagamie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of De Pere
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,270 people
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  • Bellevue [Brown County]
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    • Bellevue [Brown County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of De Pere
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,944 people
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  • Suamico [Brown County]
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    • Suamico [Brown County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of De Pere
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,052 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Suamico have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Little Chute [Outagamie County]
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      • Little Chute [Outagamie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of De Pere
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,081 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Chute have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Buchanan [Outagamie County]
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      • Buchanan [Outagamie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of De Pere
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,201 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buchanan have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Kimberly [Outagamie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kimberly
      • Kimberly [Outagamie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of De Pere
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,802 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kimberly
    • Freedom [Outagamie County]
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      • Freedom [Outagamie County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of De Pere
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,200 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freedom have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Little Suamico [Oconto County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Suamico
      • Little Suamico [Oconto County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of De Pere
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,892 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Suamico have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Suamico
    • Oneida [Outagamie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oneida
      • Oneida [Outagamie County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of De Pere
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,732 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oneida have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oneida

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around De Pere. Our list includes 11 papers. See our Newspapers Page for De Pere.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for De Pere: www.de-pere.org/

The official website for Brown County: www.co.brown.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 Brown, 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 De Pere.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around De Pere - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- De Pere) 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 De Pere. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from De Pere

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in De Pere. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.4475, Longitude: -88.0605    
<5>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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