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Welcome to Lime Ridge ...

The village of Lime Ridge is located in Sauk County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Lime Ridge: Lime Rdg. (or less commonly used: Lime Rdge. or Lime Ridg.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lime Ridge has a population of 163 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Lime Ridge.

Lime Ridge is 1,180 feet [360 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Lime Ridge: (608)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lime Ridge had an population of 163 people. This is an increase of 0.62% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.55% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lime Ridge had a population of 162 people. This makes Lime Ridge the county's 37th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 162 people, the population of Lime Ridge decreased 4.14% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 169 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lime Ridge.

Adding Lime Ridge to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Lime Ridge in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Lime Ridge elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Lime Ridge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Lime Ridge - they are located in Pennsylvania (2) and Quebec.

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

Communities near Lime Ridge ...

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

  • Reedsburg [Sauk County]
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    • Reedsburg [Sauk County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Lime Ridge
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reedsburg
  • Richland Center [Richland County]
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    • Richland Center [Richland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Lime Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,951 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richland Center have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richland Center
  • Delton [Sauk County]
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    • Delton [Sauk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Lime Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,496 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delton
  • Spring Green [Sauk County]
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    • Spring Green [Sauk County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Lime Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,830 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Green have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Buena Vista [Richland County]
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      • Buena Vista [Richland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Lime Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,820 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buena Vista 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 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Lime Ridge
      • 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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    • Dellona [Sauk County]
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      • Dellona [Sauk County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Lime Ridge
      • 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 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Lime Ridge
      • 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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    • West Baraboo [Sauk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Baraboo
      • West Baraboo [Sauk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Lime Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,424 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Baraboo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Baraboo
    • La Valle [Sauk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Valle
      • La Valle [Sauk County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Lime Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,395 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Valle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Valle

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 Lime Ridge. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lime Ridge.

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

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lime Ridge. 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 Lime Ridge.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lime Ridge - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lime Ridge) 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 Lime Ridge. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lime Ridge

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lime Ridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4683, Longitude: -90.1565       In this case, the coordinates for Lime Ridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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