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Welcome to Louisburg ...

Louisburg is located in Grant County<1>.

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

Louisburg is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Louisburg is within the boundaries of the (608) area code.

Communities Also Named Louisburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Louisburg - they are located in Kansas (2), Minnesota, Missouri and North Carolina.

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

Communities near Louisburg ...

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

  • Dubuque [Dubuque County]
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    • Dubuque [Dubuque County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Louisburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 57,882 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dubuque
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dubuque<5>
  • Platteville [Grant County]
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    • Platteville [Grant County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Louisburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,087 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Platteville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Platteville
  • Asbury [Dubuque County]
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    • Asbury [Dubuque County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Louisburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,747 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Asbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Asbury
  • Galena [Jo Daviess County]
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    • Galena [Jo Daviess County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Louisburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,158 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Galena have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Galena<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cuba City [Grant County]
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      • Cuba City [Grant County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Louisburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,029 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cuba City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Peosta [Dubuque County]
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      • Peosta [Dubuque County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Louisburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,857 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peosta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peosta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peosta<5>
    • East Dubuque [Jo Daviess County]
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      • East Dubuque [Jo Daviess County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Louisburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,569 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Dubuque have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Dubuque
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Dubuque<5>
    • Platteville [Grant County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Platteville
      • Platteville [Grant County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Louisburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,484 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Platteville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Platteville
    • Hazel Green [Grant County]
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      • Hazel Green [Grant County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Louisburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,220 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hazel Green have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hazel Green
    • Shullsburg [Lafayette County]
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      • Shullsburg [Lafayette County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Louisburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,193 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shullsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shullsburg

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Louisburg ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Grant County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Grant County: www.grantcounty.org/

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 Grant, 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 Louisburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Louisburg) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Louisburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5792, Longitude: -90.5557       In this case, the coordinates for Louisburg 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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