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Welcome to Dovre ...

The Town of Dovre is located in Barron County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Dovre has a population of 840 people<3> (see below for details).

Dovre is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Dovre: (715) and (534)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dovre had an population of 840 people. This is a decrease of 1.06% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.53% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Dovre had a population of 849 people. This makes Dovre the county's 19th most populous community.

The population of Dovre represents 0.01% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1027th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 849 people, the population of Dovre increased 24.85% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 680 people).

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

Communities near Dovre ...

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

  • Rice Lake [Barron County]
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    • Rice Lake [Barron County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Dovre
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,498 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rice Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Bloomer [Chippewa County]
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    • Bloomer [Chippewa County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Dovre
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,508 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Barron [Barron County]
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    • Barron [Barron County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Dovre
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,235 people
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  • Eagle Point [Chippewa County]
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    • Eagle Point [Chippewa County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Dovre
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,179 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rice Lake [Barron County]
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      • Rice Lake [Barron County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Dovre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,078 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rice Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Stanley [Barron County]
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      • Stanley [Barron County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Dovre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,513 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Chetek [Barron County]
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      • Chetek [Barron County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northwest of Dovre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,094 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chetek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Cameron [Barron County]
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      • Cameron [Barron County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Dovre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,798 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cameron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Chetek [Barron County]
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      • Chetek [Barron County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the north of Dovre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,618 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chetek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Prairie Lake [Barron County]
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      • Prairie Lake [Barron County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Dovre
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,536 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prairie Lake 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 Dovre. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dovre.

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Wisconsin

About Barron County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Barron County: www.co.barron.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 Barron, 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 Dovre.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dovre - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<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- Dovre) 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 Dovre. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DovreOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dovre. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.2514, Longitude: -91.6013       In this case, the coordinates for Dovre have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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