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Welcome to Hixon ...

The Town of Hixon is located in Clark County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Hixon has a population of 799 people<3> (see below for details).

Hixon is 1,260 feet [384 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Hixon: (715) and (534)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hixon had an population of 799 people. This is a decrease of 1.11% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.97% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Hixon had a population of 808 people. This makes Hixon the county's 24th most populous community.

The population of Hixon represents 0.01% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1080th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 808 people, the population of Hixon increased 9.19% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 740 people).

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

Communities near Hixon ...

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

  • Medford [Taylor County]
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    • Medford [Taylor County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Hixon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,267 people
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  • Stanley [Chippewa County]
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    • Stanley [Chippewa County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Hixon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,705 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Medford [Taylor County]
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    • Medford [Taylor County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Hixon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,562 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Medford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Abbotsford [Clark County]
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    • Abbotsford [Clark County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Hixon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,225 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Abbotsford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Colby [Clark County]
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      • Colby [Clark County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Hixon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,941 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colby have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Thorp [Clark County]
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      • Thorp [Clark County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Hixon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,604 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thorp have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Loyal [Clark County]
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      • Loyal [Clark County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Hixon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,229 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loyal have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Little Black [Taylor County]
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      • Little Black [Taylor County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Hixon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,112 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Black have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Greenwood [Clark County]
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      • Greenwood [Clark County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Hixon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 995 people
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    • Withee [Clark County]
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      • Withee [Clark County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the west of Hixon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 974 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Withee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Hixon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hixon.

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clark County: www.co.clark.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 Clark, 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 Hixon.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hixon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<6>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 from Point A (ie- Hixon) 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 Hixon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HixonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hixon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.9902, Longitude: -90.6185       In this case, the coordinates for Hixon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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