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The location of London

Welcome to London ...

London is primarily located in Dane County. A portion of London extends into Jefferson County.

The location of London has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

London is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for London: (608)

Communities near London ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from London and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Cottage Grove   [Map]   6,939   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Fort Atkinson   [Map]   12,482   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Jefferson   [Map]   8,015   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Madison   [Map]   255,214   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
McFarland   [Map]   8,449   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Monona   [Map]   8,104   W   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for London.

Communities Also Named London ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 27 communities that are also named London - they are located in Alabama (4), Arkansas, California, Colorado, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota (3), Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio (3), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (2) and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around London. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of London. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around London.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for London:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for London ...

Looking for more information about London? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Wisconsin

About Dane County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Dane County:

The official website for State of Wisconsin:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around London - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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- London) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in London. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0478, Longitude: -89.0129     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for London have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for London.

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