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Town of La Follette, Wisconsin

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Welcome to La Follette ...

The Town of La Follette is located in Burnett County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of La Follette has a population of 538 people<1> (see below for details).

La Follette is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for La Follette: (715) and (534)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of La Follette had a population of 536 people. This makes La Follette the county's 13th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 536 people, the population of La Follette increased 4.89% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 511 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, La Follette had an population of 538 people. This is an increase of 0.37% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.28% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for La Follette.

Communities near La Follette ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from La Follette and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Cumberland   [Map]   2,119   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Evergreen   [Map]   1,131   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Frederic   [Map]   1,103   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Georgetown   [Map]   961   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lakeland   [Map]   960   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Luck   [Map]   1,063   SW   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for La Follette.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around La Follette. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of La Follette. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around La Follette.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for La Follette:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for La Follette ...

Looking for more information about La Follette? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about La Follette? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to La Follette, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for La Follette.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) La Follette. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Wisconsin

About Burnett County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Burnett County:

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for La Follette.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around La Follette - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for La Follette.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from La Follette. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- La Follette) 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 La Follette. 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 Town of La Follette

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in La Follette. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.7727, Longitude: -92.2177     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for La Follette have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for La Follette.


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