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Welcome to Linn ...

The Town of Linn is located in Walworth County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Linn has a population of 2,403 people<3> (see below for details).

Linn is 1,030 feet [314 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Linn had an population of 2,403 people. This is an increase of 0.84% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.53% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Linn had a population of 2,383 people. This makes Linn the county's 16th most populous community.

The population of Linn represents 0.04% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 372nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,383 people, the population of Linn increased 8.61% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,194 people).

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

Communities near Linn ...

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

  • McHenry [McHenry County]
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    • McHenry [McHenry County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Linn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,061 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McHenry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McHenry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McHenry<6>
  • Woodstock [McHenry County]
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    • Woodstock [McHenry County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Linn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,240 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodstock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodstock<6>
  • Salem [Kenosha County]
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    • Salem [Kenosha County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Linn
    • Estimated population in 2017: 12,314 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
  • Burlington [Racine County]
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    • Burlington [Racine County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Linn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,980 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burlington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fox Lake [Lake County]
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      • Fox Lake [Lake County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Linn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,451 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fox Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fox Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fox Lake<6>
    • Elkhorn [Walworth County]
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      • Elkhorn [Walworth County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Linn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,019 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkhorn
    • Harvard [McHenry County]
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      • Harvard [McHenry County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Linn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,060 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harvard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harvard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harvard<6>
    • Delavan [Walworth County]
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      • Delavan [Walworth County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Linn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,264 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delavan
    • Lake Geneva [Walworth County]
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      • Lake Geneva [Walworth County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Linn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,105 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Geneva have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Geneva
    • Burlington [Racine County]
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      • Burlington [Racine County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Linn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,563 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burlington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Linn ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Wisconsin

About Walworth County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Walworth County: www.co.walworth.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 Walworth, 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 Linn.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Linn - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Linn) 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 Linn. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Linn

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Linn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5389, Longitude: -88.4818       In this case, the coordinates for Linn have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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