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Welcome to Linton ...

Linton is located in Walworth County<1>.

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

Linton is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Linton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Linton - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Ontario, Quebec and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Linton ...

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

  • McHenry [McHenry County]
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    • McHenry [McHenry County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Linton
    • 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<5>
  • Woodstock [McHenry County]
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    • Woodstock [McHenry County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Linton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,240 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodstock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodstock<5>
  • Salem [Kenosha County]
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    • Salem [Kenosha County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Linton
    • 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Linton
    • 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]<4> to the southeast of Linton
      • 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<5>
    • Elkhorn [Walworth County]
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      • Elkhorn [Walworth County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Linton
      • 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Linton
      • 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<5>
    • Delavan [Walworth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delavan
      • Delavan [Walworth County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Linton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,264 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delavan
    • Lake Geneva [Walworth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Geneva
      • Lake Geneva [Walworth County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Linton
      • 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burlington
      • Burlington [Racine County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Linton
      • 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 Linton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Linton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Linton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Walworth County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Linton. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Linton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Linton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Linton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5345, Longitude: -88.5018       In this case, the coordinates for Linton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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