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Welcome to Lost Lake ...

Lost Lake is located in Dodge County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Lost Lake: Lost Lk.

Lost Lake is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Lost Lake: (920) & (274)<4>

Adding Lost Lake to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Lost Lake in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Lost Lake elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Lost Lake on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Lost Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Lost Lake - they are located in Mississippi (2) and Montana.

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

Communities near Lost Lake ...

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

  • Beaver Dam [Dodge County]
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    • Beaver Dam [Dodge County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Lost Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,403 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaver Dam have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Dam
  • Waupun [Dodge County]
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    • Waupun [Dodge County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Lost Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,199 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waupun have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waupun
  • Columbus [Columbia County]
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    • Columbus [Columbia County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Lost Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,120 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbus
  • Bristol [Dane County]
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    • Bristol [Dane County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Lost Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,945 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bristol have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bristol
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Beaver Dam [Dodge County]
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      • Beaver Dam [Dodge County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Lost Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,942 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaver Dam have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Dam
    • Horicon [Dodge County]
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      • Horicon [Dodge County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Lost Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,645 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horicon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horicon
    • Waterloo [Jefferson County]
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      • Waterloo [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Lost Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,333 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterloo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterloo
    • Fox Lake [Dodge County]
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      • Fox Lake [Dodge County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Lost Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,740 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
    • Juneau [Dodge County]
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      • Juneau [Dodge County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Lost Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,668 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Juneau have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Juneau
    • Pardeeville [Columbia County]
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      • Pardeeville [Columbia County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Lost Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,063 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pardeeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pardeeville

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

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

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

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About Dodge County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Dodge County: www.co.dodge.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 Dodge, 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 Lost Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Lost Lake) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lost Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4589, Longitude: -88.9890       In this case, the coordinates for Lost Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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