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Welcome to Fennimore ...

The city of Fennimore is located in Grant County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Fennimore has a population of 2,465 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Fennimore is 1,180 feet [360 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Fennimore: (608)

The ZIP code for Fennimore: 53809<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fennimore had an population of 2,465 people. This is a decrease of 1.28% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.27% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fennimore had a population of 2,497 people. This makes Fennimore the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Fennimore represents 0.04% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 354th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,497 people, the population of Fennimore increased 4.61% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,387 people).

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

Communities near Fennimore ...

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

  • Platteville [Grant County]
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    • Platteville [Grant County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Fennimore
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,650 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Platteville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Platteville
  • Lancaster [Grant County]
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    • Lancaster [Grant County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Fennimore
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,700 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lancaster have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
  • Boscobel [Grant County]
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    • Boscobel [Grant County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Fennimore
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,134 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boscobel have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Muscoda [Grant County]
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    • Muscoda [Grant County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Fennimore
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,236 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muscoda have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Highland [Iowa County]
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      • Highland [Iowa County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Fennimore
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 826 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highland have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Wauzeka [Crawford County]
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      • Wauzeka [Crawford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Fennimore
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 733 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wauzeka have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wauzeka
    • Bloomington [Grant County]
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      • Bloomington [Grant County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Fennimore
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 702 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Montfort [Grant County]
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      • Montfort [Grant County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Fennimore
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 675 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montfort
    • Livingston [Grant County]
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      • Livingston [Grant County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Fennimore
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 632 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Livingston have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Linden [Iowa County]
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      • Linden [Iowa County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Fennimore
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 523 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linden have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linden

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fennimore. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Fennimore.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fennimore ...

Looking for more information about Fennimore? 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 Fennimore, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Fennimore.

Adding Fennimore to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Fennimore 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 Fennimore was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found Fennimore in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Wisconsin

About Grant County

About Wisconsin

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

The official website for Grant County: www.grantcounty.org/

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 Grant, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Fennimore.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fennimore - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Fennimore). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Fennimore or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- Fennimore) 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 Fennimore. 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 FennimoreOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fennimore. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9811, Longitude: -90.6556    
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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