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Welcome to Lake Delton ...

The village of Lake Delton is located in Sauk County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Lake Delton: Lk. Delton

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lake Delton has a population of 2,987 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Lake Delton is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Lake Delton is located in the (608) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lake Delton had an population of 2,987 people. This is an increase of 2.51% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 50.71% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lake Delton had a population of 2,914 people. This makes Lake Delton the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Lake Delton represents 0.05% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 308th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,914 people, the population of Lake Delton increased 47.02% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,982 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lake Delton.

Communities near Lake Delton ...

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

  • Baraboo [Sauk County]
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    • Baraboo [Sauk County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Lake Delton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,165 people
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  • Portage [Columbia County]
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    • Portage [Columbia County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Lake Delton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,399 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portage have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Reedsburg [Sauk County]
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    • Reedsburg [Sauk County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Lake Delton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,521 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reedsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Pacific [Columbia County]
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    • Pacific [Columbia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Lake Delton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,751 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pacific have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Point [Columbia County]
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      • West Point [Columbia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Lake Delton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,990 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • New Chester [Adams County]
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      • New Chester [Adams County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Lake Delton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,892 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Chester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Baraboo [Sauk County]
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      • Baraboo [Sauk County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Lake Delton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,770 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baraboo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lemonweir [Juneau County]
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      • Lemonweir [Juneau County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Lake Delton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,713 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lemonweir have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Dellona [Sauk County]
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      • Dellona [Sauk County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Lake Delton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,674 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dellona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Excelsior [Sauk County]
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      • Excelsior [Sauk County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Lake Delton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,673 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Excelsior have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Lake Delton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lake Delton.

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sauk County: www.co.sauk.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 Sauk, 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 Lake Delton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lake Delton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Lake Delton) 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 Lake Delton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lake Delton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Delton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.5933, Longitude: -89.7804       In this case, the coordinates for Lake Delton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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