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Town of Hay River, Wisconsin

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Welcome to Hay River ...

The Town of Hay River is located in Dunn County.

The location of Hay River has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Hay River: Hay Riv.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Hay River has a population of 580 people<2> (see below for details).

Hay River is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Hay River: (715) and (534)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Hay River had a population of 558 people. This makes Hay River the county's 21st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 558 people, the population of Hay River increased 2.2% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 546 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Hay River had an population of 580 people. This is an increase of 3.94% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.23% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Hay River.

Communities near Hay River ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Hay River and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.

Community   2017
Boyceville   [Map]   1,096   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Colfax   [Map]   1,221   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Colfax   [Map]   1,144   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Elk Mound   [Map]   1,882   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Glenwood City   [Map]   1,213   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Menomonie   [Map]   3,450   S   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hay River. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hay River. 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 Hay River.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hay River ...

Looking for more information about Hay River? 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.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hay River.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hay River - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).

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<5>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- Hay River) 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 Hay River. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Hay River

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hay River. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.0719, Longitude: -91.9505     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hay River have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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