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(Marathon County)

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Welcome to Harrison ...

The Town of Harrison is located in Marathon County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Harrison has a population of 373 people<1> (see below for details).

Harrison is 1,450 feet [442 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Harrison: (715) & (534)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Harrison had a population of 374 people. This makes Harrison the county's 52nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 374 people, the population of Harrison decreased 10.53% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 418 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Harrison had an population of 373 people. This is a decrease of 0.27% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.77% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Harrison ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Harrison and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Antigo   [Map]   7,780   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Maine   [Map]   2,348   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Pine River   [Map]   1,799   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ringle   [Map]   1,748   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Rolling   [Map]   1,466   E   5 miles [8 km]
Schofield   [Map]   2,186   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Harrison ...

While we believe that this Harrison is located in Marathon County, we know of another 4 Wisconsin communities named Harrison. Those communities are located in the following counties: Calumet, Grant, Lincoln and Waupaca County.

Beyond Wisconsin, there are 5 communities that are also named Harrison - they are located in and New York.

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

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 Harrison. 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 Harrison. 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 Harrison.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Harrison:

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Marathon County: www.co.marathon.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 Harrison.

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

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<3>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Harrison. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Harrison) 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 Harrison. 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 Harrison

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Harrison. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.0716, Longitude: -89.2787     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Harrison have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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