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Welcome to Friendship ...

The village of Friendship is located in Adams County<1> and is the County Seat for Adams County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Friendship has a population of 660 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Friendship is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Friendship is within the (608) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Friendship had an population of 660 people. This is a decrease of 8.97% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.44% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Friendship had a population of 725 people. This makes Friendship the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of Friendship represents 0.01% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1178th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 725 people, the population of Friendship increased 3.87% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 698 people).

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

Communities Also Named Friendship ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 72 communities that are also named Friendship - they are located in Alabama (7), Arkansas (4), Florida, Georgia (6), Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Maine, Maryland (4), Mississippi (5), Missouri, New Jersey (3), New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (6), Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (5), Tennessee (7), Texas (11) and Virginia.

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

Communities near Friendship ...

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

  • Mauston [Juneau County]
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    • Mauston [Juneau County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Friendship
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,358 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mauston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mauston
  • Rome [Adams County]
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    • Rome [Adams County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Friendship
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,784 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rome have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rome
  • New Lisbon [Juneau County]
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    • New Lisbon [Juneau County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Friendship
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,547 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Lisbon
  • Necedah [Juneau County]
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    • Necedah [Juneau County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Friendship
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,400 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Necedah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Necedah
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Chester [Adams County]
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      • New Chester [Adams County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Friendship
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,972 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Chester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Chester
    • Germantown [Juneau County]
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      • Germantown [Juneau County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Friendship
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,752 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Germantown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Germantown
    • Lemonweir [Juneau County]
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      • Lemonweir [Juneau County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Friendship
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,725 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lemonweir have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lemonweir
    • Dell Prairie [Adams County]
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      • Dell Prairie [Adams County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Friendship
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,586 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dell Prairie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dell Prairie
    • Preston [Adams County]
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      • Preston [Adams County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Friendship
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,394 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Preston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Preston
    • Springville [Adams County]
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      • Springville [Adams County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Friendship
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,314 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springville

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

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

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

Adding Friendship to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Friendship 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 Friendship was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Wisconsin

About Adams County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Adams County: www.co.adams.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 Adams, 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 Friendship.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Friendship - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Friendship) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Friendship. 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 FriendshipOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Friendship. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9716, Longitude: -89.8201       In this case, the coordinates for Friendship have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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