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Town of Easton, Wisconsin
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Welcome to Easton ...

The Town of Easton is located in Marathon County.

When the people of Easton refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Eastonian<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, the Town of Easton has a population of 1,132 people<2> (see below for details).

Easton is 1,320 feet [402 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Easton: (715) and (534)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Easton had a population of 1,111 people. This makes Easton the county's 24th most populous community.

The population of Easton represents 0.02% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 788th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,111 people, the population of Easton increased 4.61% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 1,062 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Easton had an population of 1,132 people. This is an increase of 1.89% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.59% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Easton ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<5>.

Community   2016
Antigo   [Map]   7,864   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Kronenwetter   [Map]   7,619   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Maine   [Map]   2,355   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Merrill   [Map]   9,225   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Mosinee   [Map]   4,012   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Rib Mountain   [Map]   6,931   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Easton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Wisconsin communities named Easton: This one is located in Marathon County and the other is located in Adams County.

Beyond Wisconsin, there are 3 communities that are also named Easton - they are located in Connecticut and New York.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Easton. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Easton. 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 Easton.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Easton. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Easton refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Easton may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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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 Easton.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Easton - 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). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Easton.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Easton. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Easton) 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 Easton. 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 Easton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Easton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.9855, Longitude: -89.4198     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Easton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Easton.