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Welcome to Hampden ...

The Town of Hampden is located in Columbia County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Hampden has a population of 580 people<3> (see below for details).

Hampden is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hampden had an population of 580 people. This is an increase of 1.05% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.02% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Hampden had a population of 574 people. This makes Hampden the county's 30th most populous community.

The population of Hampden represents 0.01% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1358th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 574 people, the population of Hampden increased 1.95% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 563 people).

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

Communities near Hampden ...

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

  • Sun Prairie [Dane County]
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    • Sun Prairie [Dane County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Hampden
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,661 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sun Prairie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Waunakee [Dane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waunakee
    • Waunakee [Dane County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Hampden
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,052 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waunakee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waunakee
  • DeForest [Dane County]
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    • DeForest [Dane County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Hampden
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,691 people
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  • Monona [Dane County]
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    • Monona [Dane County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Hampden
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,175 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monona
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Windsor [Dane County]
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      • Windsor [Dane County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Hampden
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    • Cottage Grove [Dane County]
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      • Cottage Grove [Dane County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Hampden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,143 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cottage Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Windsor [Dane County]
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      • Windsor [Dane County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Hampden
      • Estimated population in 2015: 6,715 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Columbus [Columbia County]
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      • Columbus [Columbia County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Hampden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,120 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Westport [Dane County]
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      • Westport [Dane County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Hampden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,194 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westport
    • Marshall [Dane County]
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      • Marshall [Dane County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Hampden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,984 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marshall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marshall

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Columbia County: www.co.columbia.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 Columbia, 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 Hampden.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hampden - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Hampden) 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 Hampden. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hampden

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hampden. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.3203, Longitude: -89.1871       In this case, the coordinates for Hampden have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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