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Town of Lynn, Wisconsin

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Welcome to Lynn ...

The Town of Lynn is located in Clark County.

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

When the people of Lynn refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use terms like Lynner or Lynnian.<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Lynn has a population of 883 people<3> (see below for details).

Lynn is 1,110 feet [338 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Lynn: (715) and (534)<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Lynn had a population of 861 people. This makes Lynn the county's 19th most populous community.

The population of Lynn represents 0.02% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1009th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 861 people, the population of Lynn increased 3.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 834 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Lynn had an population of 883 people. This is an increase of 2.56% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.88% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lynn.

Communities near Lynn ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Lynn and not the distance if you drove.<6>.

Community   2017
Fremont   [Map]   1,284   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lincoln   [Map]   1,545   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Loyal   [Map]   1,238   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Marshfield   [Map]   18,405   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
McMillan   [Map]   2,107   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Neillsville   [Map]   2,416   W   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

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 Lynn. 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 Lynn. 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 Lynn.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Lynn refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Lynn may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lynn.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lynn - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<5>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).

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<6>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 from Point A (ie- Lynn) 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 Lynn. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Lynn

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lynn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5555, Longitude: -90.3640     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lynn have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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