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Welcome to Leeds ...

The Town of Leeds is located in Columbia County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Leeds has a population of 779 people<3> (see below for details).

Leeds is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Leeds had an population of 779 people. This is an increase of 0.65% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.18% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Leeds had a population of 774 people. This makes Leeds the county's 23rd most populous community.

The population of Leeds represents 0.01% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1120th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 774 people, the population of Leeds decreased 4.8% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 813 people).

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

Communities near Leeds ...

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

  • Madison [Dane County]
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    • Madison [Dane County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Leeds
    • Estimated population in 2019: 259,680 people
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  • Sun Prairie [Dane County]
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    • Sun Prairie [Dane County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Leeds
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,661 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sun Prairie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Middleton [Dane County]
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    • Middleton [Dane County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Leeds
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,034 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Waunakee [Dane County]
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    • Waunakee [Dane County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Leeds
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,052 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waunakee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • DeForest [Dane County]
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      • DeForest [Dane County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southwest of Leeds
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,691 people
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    • Portage [Columbia County]
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      • Portage [Columbia County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Leeds
      • 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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    • Monona [Dane County]
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      • Monona [Dane County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Leeds
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,175 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Windsor [Dane County]
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      • Windsor [Dane County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Leeds
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    • Cottage Grove [Dane County]
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      • Cottage Grove [Dane County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Leeds
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,143 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cottage Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Madison [Dane County]
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      • Madison [Dane County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Leeds
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,873 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison 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 Leeds. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Leeds.

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

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

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About Columbia County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Columbia County: www.co.columbia.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 Columbia, 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 Leeds.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Leeds - 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' (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- Leeds) 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 Leeds. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Leeds

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Leeds. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.3214, Longitude: -89.2954       In this case, the coordinates for Leeds have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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