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Town of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

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Welcome to Fond du Lac ...

The Town of Fond du Lac is located in Fond du Lac County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, the Town of Fond du Lac has a population of 3,688 people<1> (see below for details).

Fond du Lac is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Fond du Lac: (920) & (274)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Fond du Lac had a population of 3,015 people. This makes Fond du Lac the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Fond du Lac represents 0.05% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 297th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,015 people, the population of Fond du Lac increased 48.74% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 2,027 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Fond du Lac had an population of 3,688 people. This is an increase of 22.32% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 81.94% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Fond du Lac.

Communities near Fond du Lac ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Fond du Lac and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2016
Black Wolf   [Map]   2,435   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Empire   [Map]   2,811   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Friendship   [Map]   2,588   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Greenbush   [Map]   2,578   E   18 miles [29 km]
Lomira   [Map]   2,366   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mayville   [Map]   4,941   S   18 miles [29 km]

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

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 Fond du Lac. 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 Fond du Lac. 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 Fond du Lac.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Fond du Lac:

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Fond du Lac. 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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About Fond du Lac County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fond du Lac. 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: www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Fond du Lac.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fond du Lac - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Fond du Lac.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Fond du Lac. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fond du Lac) 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 Fond du Lac. 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 Town of Fond du Lac

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fond du Lac. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.7564, Longitude: -88.4690     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fond du Lac have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Fond du Lac.