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Town of Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin

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Welcome to Lac du Flambeau ...

The Town of Lac du Flambeau is located in Vilas County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Lac du Flambeau has a population of 3,442 people<2> (see below for details).

Lac du Flambeau is 1,600 feet [488 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Lac du Flambeau: (715) & (534)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Lac du Flambeau had a population of 3,441 people (or 16.06% of the total population of Vilas County). This makes Lac du Flambeau the county's most populous community.

The population of Lac du Flambeau represents 0.06% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 255th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,441 people, the population of Lac du Flambeau increased 14.55% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,004 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Lac du Flambeau had an population of 3,442 people (or an increase of 14.58% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lac du Flambeau.

Communities near Lac du Flambeau ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Lac du Flambeau and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.

Community   2017
Arbor Vitae   [Map]   3,347   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Boulder Junction   [Map]   942   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fifield   [Map]   878   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Hazelhurst   [Map]   1,251   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Manitowish Waters   [Map]   567   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Mercer   [Map]   1,372   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Lac du Flambeau.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lac du Flambeau. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lac du Flambeau. 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 Lac du Flambeau.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Lac du Flambeau:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lac du Flambeau ...

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

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About Vilas County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lac du Flambeau.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lac du Flambeau - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).

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<5>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- Lac du Flambeau) 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 Lac du Flambeau. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Lac du Flambeau

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lac du Flambeau. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.9680, Longitude: -89.8813     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lac du Flambeau have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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