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Welcome to Greendale ...

The village of Greendale is located in Milwaukee County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Greendale has a population of 14,163 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Greendale is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Greendale ...

Official Website: www.greendale.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Greendale had an population of 14,163 people. This is an increase of 0.83% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.68% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Greendale had a population of 14,046 people. This makes Greendale the county's 10th most populous community.

The population of Greendale represents 0.25% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 60th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 14,046 people, the population of Greendale decreased 2.49% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 14,405 people).

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

Communities Also Named Greendale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Greendale - they are located in British Columbia, California, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Brunswick, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania (3), Quebec, Texas, Utah, Virginia (2), Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Greendale ...

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

  • Milwaukee [Milwaukee County]
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    • Milwaukee [Milwaukee County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Greendale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 589,067 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milwaukee
  • Racine [Racine County]
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    • Racine [Racine County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Greendale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,237 people
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  • Waukesha [Waukesha County]
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    • Waukesha [Waukesha County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Greendale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,376 people
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  • Wauwatosa [Milwaukee County]
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    • Wauwatosa [Milwaukee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Greendale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 48,084 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wauwatosa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • New Berlin [Waukesha County]
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      • New Berlin [Waukesha County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Greendale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,812 people
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    • Brookfield [Waukesha County]
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      • Brookfield [Waukesha County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Greendale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,164 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Menomonee Falls [Waukesha County]
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      • Menomonee Falls [Waukesha County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Greendale
      • 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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    • Oak Creek [Milwaukee County]
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      • Oak Creek [Milwaukee County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Greendale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,469 people
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    • Mount Pleasant [Racine County]
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      • Mount Pleasant [Racine County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Greendale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,048 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pleasant 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Greendale
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Muskego

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Greendale ...

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

Adding Greendale to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Greendale 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 Greendale was on a map titled Road Map for Wisconsin (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Greendale: www.greendale.org/

The official website for Milwaukee County: www.co.milwaukee.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 Milwaukee, 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 Greendale.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Greendale - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Greendale) 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 Greendale. 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 GreendaleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Greendale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9358, Longitude: -88.0018       In this case, the coordinates for Greendale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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