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Welcome to Kneeland ...

Kneeland is located in Racine County<1>.

Kneeland is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Kneeland: (262)

Communities Also Named Kneeland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Kneeland - they are located in California and Michigan (2).

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

Communities near Kneeland ...

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

  • Milwaukee [Milwaukee County]
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    • Milwaukee [Milwaukee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Kneeland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 589,067 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milwaukee
  • Kenosha [Kenosha County]
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    • Kenosha [Kenosha County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Kneeland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 99,570 people
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  • Racine [Racine County]
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    • Racine [Racine County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Kneeland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,237 people
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  • Waukesha [Waukesha County]
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    • Waukesha [Waukesha County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Kneeland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,376 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Allis [Milwaukee County]
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      • West Allis [Milwaukee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Kneeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,748 people
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    • Wauwatosa [Milwaukee County]
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      • Wauwatosa [Milwaukee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Kneeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 48,084 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wauwatosa have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wauwatosa
    • New Berlin [Waukesha County]
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      • New Berlin [Waukesha County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Kneeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,812 people
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    • Brookfield [Waukesha County]
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      • Brookfield [Waukesha County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Kneeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,164 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookfield have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookfield
    • Greenfield [Milwaukee County]
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      • Greenfield [Milwaukee County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Kneeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,183 people
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    • Oak Creek [Milwaukee County]
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      • Oak Creek [Milwaukee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Kneeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,469 people
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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 Kneeland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Kneeland.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kneeland ...

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

Adding Kneeland to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Racine County: www.racineco.com/

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 Racine, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kneeland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Kneeland) 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 Kneeland. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from KneelandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kneeland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8266, Longitude: -88.0084    
<4>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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