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Welcome to Kewaunee ...

The city of Kewaunee is located in Kewaunee County and is the County Seat for Kewaunee County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Kewaunee has a population of 2,848 people<2> (see below for details).

Kewaunee is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Kewaunee: (920) & (274)<4>

Websites for Kewaunee ...

Official Website: www.cityofkewaunee.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Kewaunee had an population of 2,848 people. This is a decrease of 3.52% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.5% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Kewaunee had a population of 2,952 people (which is 14.35% of the total population of Kewaunee County). This makes Kewaunee the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Kewaunee represents 0.05% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 303rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,952 people, the population of Kewaunee increased 5.2% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,806 people).

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

Communities near Kewaunee ...

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

  • Algoma [Kewaunee County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Algoma have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Algoma
    • Algoma [Kewaunee County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Kewaunee
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Algoma
  • Luxemburg [Kewaunee County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Luxemburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Luxemburg
    • Luxemburg [Kewaunee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Kewaunee
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Luxemburg
  • Denmark [Brown County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Denmark have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Denmark
    • Denmark [Brown County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest of Kewaunee
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Denmark
  • Green Bay [Brown County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Bay
    • Green Bay [Brown County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest of Kewaunee
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Bay
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Two Rivers [Manitowoc County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Two Rivers have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Two Rivers
      • Two Rivers [Manitowoc County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Kewaunee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Two Rivers
    • Eaton [Brown County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eaton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eaton
      • Eaton [Brown County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the west of Kewaunee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eaton
    • New Denmark [Brown County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Denmark have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Denmark
      • New Denmark [Brown County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the west of Kewaunee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Denmark
    • Luxemburg [Kewaunee County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Luxemburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Luxemburg
      • Luxemburg [Kewaunee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Kewaunee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Luxemburg
    • Red River [Kewaunee County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red River have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red River
      • Red River [Kewaunee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest of Kewaunee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red River
    • Mishicot [Manitowoc County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mishicot have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mishicot
      • Mishicot [Manitowoc County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the south of Kewaunee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mishicot

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kewaunee ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Kewaunee: www.cityofkewaunee.org/

The official website for Kewaunee County: www.kewauneeco.org/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Kewaunee.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kewaunee - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Kewaunee) 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 Kewaunee. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Kewaunee

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kewaunee. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.4603, Longitude: -87.5112       In this case, the coordinates for Kewaunee have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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