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Welcome to Juneau ...

The city of Juneau is located in Dodge County<1> and is the County Seat for Dodge County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Juneau has a population of 2,665 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Juneau.

Juneau is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Juneau: (920) & (274)<5>

Websites for Juneau ...

Official Website: www.cityofjuneau.net/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Juneau had an population of 2,665 people. This is a decrease of 5.29% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.24% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Juneau had a population of 2,814 people. This makes Juneau the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Juneau represents 0.05% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 316th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,814 people, the population of Juneau increased 13.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,485 people).

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

Communities Also Named Juneau ...

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

Beyond Wisconsin, there are 4 communities that are also named Juneau - they are located in Alaska, North Carolina and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Juneau ...

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

  • Watertown [Jefferson County]
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    • Watertown [Jefferson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Juneau
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,370 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Watertown
  • Beaver Dam [Dodge County]
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    • Beaver Dam [Dodge County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Juneau
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,303 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaver Dam have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Dam
  • Hartford [Washington County]
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    • Hartford [Washington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Juneau
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,675 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
  • Waupun [Dodge County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waupun
    • Waupun [Dodge County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Juneau
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,271 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waupun have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waupun
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Columbus [Columbia County]
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      • Columbus [Columbia County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Juneau
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,117 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbus
    • Mayville [Dodge County]
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      • Mayville [Dodge County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Juneau
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,829 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mayville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayville
    • Ixonia [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ixonia
      • Ixonia [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Juneau
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,562 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ixonia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ixonia
    • Beaver Dam [Dodge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver Dam
      • Beaver Dam [Dodge County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Juneau
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,917 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaver Dam have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Dam
    • Horicon [Dodge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horicon
      • Horicon [Dodge County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Juneau
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,680 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horicon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horicon
    • Hartford [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartford
      • Hartford [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Juneau
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,573 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Juneau. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Juneau.

Adding Juneau to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Juneau: www.cityofjuneau.net/

The official website for Dodge County: www.co.dodge.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 Dodge, 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 Juneau.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Juneau - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Juneau) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Juneau. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from JuneauOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Juneau. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4064, Longitude: -88.7034       In this case, the coordinates for Juneau have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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