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Welcome to Fox Lake ...

The Town of Fox Lake is located in Dodge County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Fox Lake: Fox Lk.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Fox Lake has a population of 2,740 people<3> (see below for details).

Fox Lake is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Fox Lake: (920) and (274)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fox Lake had an population of 2,740 people. This is an increase of 11.16% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.07% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Fox Lake had a population of 2,465 people. This makes Fox Lake the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Fox Lake represents 0.04% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 357th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,465 people, the population of Fox Lake increased 2.62% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,402 people).

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

Communities near Fox Lake ...

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

  • Beaver Dam [Dodge County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaver Dam have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver Dam
    • Beaver Dam [Dodge County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Fox Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,403 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Dam
  • Waupun [Dodge County]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Waupun
    • Waupun [Dodge County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the east of Fox Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,199 people
    • 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 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Fox Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,841 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ripon
  • Columbus [Columbia County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbus
    • Columbus [Columbia County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Fox Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,120 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbus
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Beaver Dam [Dodge County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaver Dam have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver Dam
      • Beaver Dam [Dodge County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Fox Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,942 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Dam
    • Horicon [Dodge County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horicon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horicon
      • Horicon [Dodge County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Fox Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,645 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horicon
    • Juneau [Dodge County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Juneau have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Juneau
      • Juneau [Dodge County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Fox Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,668 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Juneau
    • Pardeeville [Columbia County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pardeeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pardeeville
      • Pardeeville [Columbia County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Fox Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,063 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pardeeville
    • Brooklyn [Green Lake County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brooklyn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brooklyn
      • Brooklyn [Green Lake County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Fox Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,875 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn
    • Randolph [Dodge County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Randolph have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Randolph
      • Randolph [Dodge County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Fox Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,747 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Randolph

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Dodge County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Dodge County: www.co.dodge.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 Dodge, 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 Fox Lake.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fox 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fox 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 Fox Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fox Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fox Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.5844, Longitude: -88.9423       In this case, the coordinates for Fox Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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