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Welcome to Dekorra ...

The Town of Dekorra is located in Columbia County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Dekorra has a population of 2,338 people<3> (see below for details).

Dekorra is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dekorra had an population of 2,338 people. This is an increase of 1.17% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.51% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Dekorra had a population of 2,311 people. This makes Dekorra the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Dekorra represents 0.04% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 385th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,311 people, the population of Dekorra decreased 1.66% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,350 people).

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

Communities near Dekorra ...

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

  • Sun Prairie [Dane County]
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    • Sun Prairie [Dane County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Dekorra
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,661 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sun Prairie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sun Prairie
  • Waunakee [Dane County]
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    • Waunakee [Dane County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Dekorra
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,052 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waunakee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waunakee
  • Baraboo [Sauk County]
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    • Baraboo [Sauk County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Dekorra
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,165 people
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  • DeForest [Dane County]
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    • DeForest [Dane County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Dekorra
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,691 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Portage [Columbia County]
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      • Portage [Columbia County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Dekorra
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,399 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portage have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Windsor [Dane County]
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      • Windsor [Dane County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Dekorra
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    • Windsor [Dane County]
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      • Windsor [Dane County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Dekorra
      • Estimated population in 2015: 6,715 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Prairie du Sac village [Sauk County]
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      • Prairie du Sac village [Sauk County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Dekorra
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,431 people
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    • Westport [Dane County]
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      • Westport [Dane County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Dekorra
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,194 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bristol [Dane County]
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      • Bristol [Dane County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Dekorra
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,945 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bristol have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Dekorra. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dekorra.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dekorra. See our Newspapers Page for Dekorra.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Columbia County: www.co.columbia.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 Columbia, 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 Dekorra.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dekorra - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Dekorra) 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 Dekorra. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dekorra

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dekorra. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4180, Longitude: -89.4454       In this case, the coordinates for Dekorra have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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