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Town of Long Lake, Wisconsin
(Florence County)

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Welcome to Long Lake ...

The Town of Long Lake is located in Florence County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Long Lake: Long Lk.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Long Lake has a population of 150 people<3> (see below for details).

Long Lake is 1,500 feet [457 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Long Lake, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Telephone area codes for Long Lake: (715) and (534)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Long Lake had an population of 150 people. This is a decrease of 4.46% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 23.86% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Long Lake had a population of 157 people. This makes Long Lake the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 157 people, the population of Long Lake decreased 20.3% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 197 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Long Lake.

Communities Also Named Long Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Wisconsin communities named Long Lake: This one is located in Florence County and the other is located in Washburn County.

Beyond Wisconsin, there are 2 communities that are also named Long Lake - they are located in and New York.

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

Communities near Long Lake ...

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

  • Iron River [Iron County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Iron River
    • Iron River [Iron County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Long Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,829 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Iron River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Iron River
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Iron River<7>
  • Florence [Florence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Florence
    • Florence [Florence County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Long Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,943 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Florence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florence
  • Stambaugh [Iron County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stambaugh
    • Stambaugh [Iron County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of Long Lake
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stambaugh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stambaugh
  • Caspian [Iron County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caspian
    • Caspian [Iron County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Long Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 845 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caspian have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caspian
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caspian<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Argonne [Forest County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Argonne
      • Argonne [Forest County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Long Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 506 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Argonne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Argonne
    • Armstrong Creek [Forest County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Armstrong Creek
      • Armstrong Creek [Forest County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Long Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 395 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Armstrong Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Armstrong Creek
    • Commonwealth [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Commonwealth
      • Commonwealth [Florence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Long Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 388 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Commonwealth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Commonwealth
    • Homestead [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Homestead
      • Homestead [Florence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Long Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 329 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Homestead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Homestead
    • Gaastra [Iron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gaastra
      • Gaastra [Iron County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Long Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 325 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gaastra have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gaastra
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gaastra<7>
    • Hiles [Forest County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hiles
      • Hiles [Forest County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Long Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 308 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hiles have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hiles

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Long Lake ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Florence County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Florence County: www.florencewisconsin.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 Florence, 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 Long Lake.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Long Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Long Lake) 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 Long Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Long Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Long Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.8541, Longitude: -88.6226       In this case, the coordinates for Long Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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