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Welcome to Hull ...

The Town of Hull is located in Portage County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Hull has a population of 5,524 people<3> (see below for details).

Hull is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Hull: (715) & (534)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hull had an population of 5,524 people. This is an increase of 3.33% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.56% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Hull had a population of 5,346 people (or 7.64% of the total population of Portage County). This makes Hull the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Hull represents 0.09% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 170th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,346 people, the population of Hull decreased 2.68% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,493 people).

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

Communities Also Named Hull ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Wisconsin communities named Hull: This one is located in Portage County and the other is located in Marathon County.

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

Communities near Hull ...

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

  • Wisconsin Rapids [Wood County]
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    • Wisconsin Rapids [Wood County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Hull
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,555 people
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  • Plover [Portage County]
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    • Plover [Portage County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the south of Hull
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,252 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Kronenwetter [Marathon County]
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    • Kronenwetter [Marathon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Hull
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,143 people
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  • Grand Rapids [Wood County]
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    • Grand Rapids [Wood County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Hull
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,361 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Rapids have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mosinee [Marathon County]
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      • Mosinee [Marathon County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Hull
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,195 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mosinee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Stockton [Portage County]
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      • Stockton [Portage County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Hull
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,007 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sharon [Portage County]
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      • Sharon [Portage County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Hull
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,045 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sharon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Knowlton [Marathon County]
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      • Knowlton [Marathon County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Hull
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,027 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knowlton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Grant [Portage County]
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      • Grant [Portage County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Hull
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,969 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Plover [Portage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plover
      • Plover [Portage County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Hull
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,667 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plover

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

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

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

Adding Hull to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hull 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 Hull was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Portage County: www.co.portage.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 Portage, 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 Hull.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hull - 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hull) 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 Hull. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HullOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hull. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5614, Longitude: -89.5596       In this case, the coordinates for Hull have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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