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(Trempealeau County)

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Welcome to Lincoln ...

The Town of Lincoln is located in Trempealeau County<1>.

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

When the people of Lincoln refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Lincolnite<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Lincoln has a population of 867 people<4> (see below for details).

Lincoln is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lincoln had an population of 867 people. This is an increase of 5.35% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.58% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Lincoln had a population of 823 people. This makes Lincoln the county's 17th most populous community.

The population of Lincoln represents 0.01% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1058th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 823 people, the population of Lincoln has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 829 people).

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

Communities Also Named Lincoln ...

While we believe that this Lincoln is located in Trempealeau County, we know of another 11 Wisconsin communities named Lincoln. Those communities are located in the following counties: Adams, Bayfield, Buffalo, Burnett, Eau Claire, Forest, Kewaunee, Monroe, Polk, Vilas and Wood County.

Beyond Wisconsin, there are 14 communities that are also named Lincoln - they are located in New York, Rhode Island and Vermont.

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

Communities near Lincoln ...

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

  • Arcadia [Trempealeau County]
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    • Arcadia [Trempealeau County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Lincoln
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,026 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcadia
  • Arcadia [Trempealeau County]
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    • Arcadia [Trempealeau County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Lincoln
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,849 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcadia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcadia
  • Gale [Trempealeau County]
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    • Gale [Trempealeau County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Lincoln
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,749 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Osseo [Trempealeau County]
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    • Osseo [Trempealeau County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Lincoln
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,671 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osseo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Galesville [Trempealeau County]
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      • Galesville [Trempealeau County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Lincoln
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,602 people
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    • Blair [Trempealeau County]
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      • Blair [Trempealeau County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Lincoln
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,330 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blair have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ettrick [Trempealeau County]
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      • Ettrick [Trempealeau County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Lincoln
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,298 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ettrick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hale [Trempealeau County]
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      • Hale [Trempealeau County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Lincoln
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,089 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Strum [Trempealeau County]
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      • Strum [Trempealeau County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Lincoln
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,071 people
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    • Preston [Trempealeau County]
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      • Preston [Trempealeau County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Lincoln
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 980 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Preston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Preston

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lincoln ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Trempealeau County: www.tremplocounty.com/

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 Trempealeau, 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>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Lincoln refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Lincoln may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lincoln.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lincoln - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lincoln) 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 Lincoln. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LincolnOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lincoln. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.3716, Longitude: -91.3524       In this case, the coordinates for Lincoln have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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