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Welcome to Elm Grove ...

The village of Elm Grove is located in Waukesha County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Elm Grove: Elm Grv.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Elm Grove has a population of 6,140 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Elm Grove.

Elm Grove is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Elm Grove ...

Official Website: www.elmgrovewi.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Elm Grove had an population of 6,140 people. This is an increase of 3.47% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.74% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Elm Grove had a population of 5,934 people. This makes Elm Grove the county's 22nd most populous community.

The population of Elm Grove represents 0.1% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 158th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,934 people, the population of Elm Grove decreased 5.04% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,249 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Elm Grove.

Communities Also Named Elm Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Elm Grove - they are located in Arkansas, Illinois, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana, Manitoba, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, New York, North Carolina (4), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (7) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Elm Grove ...

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

  • Milwaukee [Milwaukee County]
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    • Milwaukee [Milwaukee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Elm Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 589,067 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milwaukee
  • Waukesha [Waukesha County]
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    • Waukesha [Waukesha County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Elm Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,376 people
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  • Menomonee Falls [Waukesha County]
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    • Menomonee Falls [Waukesha County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Elm Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,243 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Menomonee Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Greenfield [Milwaukee County]
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    • Greenfield [Milwaukee County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Elm Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,183 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oak Creek [Milwaukee County]
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      • Oak Creek [Milwaukee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Elm Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,469 people
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    • Franklin [Milwaukee County]
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      • Franklin [Milwaukee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Elm Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,925 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Muskego [Waukesha County]
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      • Muskego [Waukesha County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Elm Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,317 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muskego have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Caledonia [Racine County]
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      • Caledonia [Racine County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Elm Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,235 people
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    • Mequon [Ozaukee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mequon
      • Mequon [Ozaukee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Elm Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,765 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mequon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mequon
    • South Milwaukee [Milwaukee County]
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      • South Milwaukee [Milwaukee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Elm Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,673 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Milwaukee

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elm Grove ...

Looking for more information about Elm Grove? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Elm Grove, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Elm Grove.

Adding Elm Grove to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Elm Grove in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Elm Grove was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Elm Grove on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Wisconsin

About Waukesha County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Elm Grove: www.elmgrovewi.org/

The official website for Waukesha County: www.waukeshacounty.gov/

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 Waukesha, 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 Elm Grove.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Elm Grove - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Elm Grove) 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 Elm Grove. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Elm GroveOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Elm Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0478, Longitude: -88.0868       In this case, the coordinates for Elm Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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