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Welcome to Eldorado ...

The Town of Eldorado is located in Fond du Lac County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Eldorado has a population of 1,459 people<3> (see below for details).

Eldorado is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Eldorado: (920) and (274)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Eldorado had an population of 1,459 people. This is a decrease of 0.21% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.83% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Eldorado had a population of 1,462 people. This makes Eldorado the county's 16th most populous community.

The population of Eldorado represents 0.03% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 600th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,462 people, the population of Eldorado increased 1.04% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,447 people).

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

Communities near Eldorado ...

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

  • Oshkosh [Winnebago County]
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    • Oshkosh [Winnebago County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Eldorado
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 66,495 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oshkosh
  • Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fond du Lac
    • Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Eldorado
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,178 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fond du Lac
  • Waupun [Dodge County]
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    • Waupun [Dodge County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Eldorado
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,271 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waupun have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waupun
  • Ripon [Fond du Lac County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ripon
    • Ripon [Fond du Lac County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Eldorado
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,844 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ripon
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Algoma [Winnebago County]
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      • Algoma [Winnebago County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Eldorado
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,253 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Algoma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Algoma
    • North Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County]
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      • North Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the southeast of Eldorado
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,059 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Fond du Lac have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Fond du Lac
    • Taycheedah [Fond du Lac County]
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      • Taycheedah [Fond du Lac County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Eldorado
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,565 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taycheedah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taycheedah
    • Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County]
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      • Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Eldorado
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,126 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fond du Lac have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fond du Lac
    • Omro [Winnebago County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Omro
      • Omro [Winnebago County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Eldorado
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,592 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Omro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Omro
    • Empire [Fond du Lac County]
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      • Empire [Fond du Lac County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Eldorado
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,818 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Empire have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Empire

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Fond du Lac County: www.co.fond-du-lac.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 Fond du Lac, 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 Eldorado.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Eldorado - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Eldorado) 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 Eldorado. 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 EldoradoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Eldorado. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.8522, Longitude: -88.5829       In this case, the coordinates for Eldorado have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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