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Welcome to Elkhart Lake ...

The village of Elkhart Lake is located in Sheboygan County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Elkhart Lake: Elkhart Lk.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Elkhart Lake has a population of 1,015 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Elkhart Lake.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Elkhart Lake: (920) & (274)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Elkhart Lake had an population of 1,015 people. This is an increase of 4.96% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 946.39% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Elkhart Lake had a population of 967 people. This makes Elkhart Lake the county's 22nd most populous community.

The population of Elkhart Lake represents 0.02% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 906th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 967 people, the population of Elkhart Lake increased 896.91% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 97 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Elkhart Lake.

Communities near Elkhart Lake ...

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

  • Sheboygan [Sheboygan County]
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    • Sheboygan [Sheboygan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Elkhart Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,819 people
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  • Plymouth [Sheboygan County]
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    • Plymouth [Sheboygan County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the south of Elkhart Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,737 people
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  • Sheboygan Falls [Sheboygan County]
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    • Sheboygan Falls [Sheboygan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Elkhart Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,914 people
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  • Sheboygan [Sheboygan County]
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    • Sheboygan [Sheboygan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Elkhart Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,755 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sheboygan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Taycheedah [Fond du Lac County]
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      • Taycheedah [Fond du Lac County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Elkhart Lake
      • 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.
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    • Chilton [Calumet County]
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      • Chilton [Calumet County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Elkhart Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,868 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Kiel [Manitowoc County]
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      • Kiel [Manitowoc County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the north of Elkhart Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,799 people
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    • Wilson [Sheboygan County]
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      • Wilson [Sheboygan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Elkhart Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,353 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Howards Grove [Sheboygan County]
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      • Howards Grove [Sheboygan County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Elkhart Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,279 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howards Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Plymouth [Sheboygan County]
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      • Plymouth [Sheboygan County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the south of Elkhart Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,182 people
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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 Elkhart Lake. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Elkhart Lake.

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sheboygan County: www.co.sheboygan.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 Sheboygan, 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 Elkhart Lake.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Elkhart Lake - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Elkhart Lake) 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 Elkhart Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Elkhart LakeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Elkhart Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.8333, Longitude: -88.0179       In this case, the coordinates for Elkhart Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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