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Welcome to Manitowoc Rapids ...

The Town of Manitowoc Rapids is located in Manitowoc County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Manitowoc Rapids: Manitowoc Rpds.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, the Town of Manitowoc Rapids has a population of 2,107 people<3> (see below for details).

Manitowoc Rapids is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Manitowoc Rapids: (920) and (274)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Manitowoc Rapids had an population of 2,107 people. This is a decrease of 2% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.39% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Manitowoc Rapids had a population of 2,150 people. This makes Manitowoc Rapids the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Manitowoc Rapids represents 0.04% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 414th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,150 people, the population of Manitowoc Rapids decreased 14.68% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,520 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Manitowoc Rapids.

Communities near Manitowoc Rapids ...

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

  • Manitowoc [Manitowoc County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manitowoc have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manitowoc
    • Manitowoc [Manitowoc County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the east of Manitowoc Rapids
    • Estimated population for 2018: 32,627 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manitowoc
  • Two Rivers [Manitowoc County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Two Rivers have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Two Rivers
    • Two Rivers [Manitowoc County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Manitowoc Rapids
    • Estimated population for 2018: 11,100 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Two Rivers
  • Kiel [Manitowoc County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kiel
    • Kiel [Manitowoc County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Manitowoc Rapids
    • Estimated population for 2018: 3,798 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kiel
  • Howards Grove [Sheboygan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howards Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Howards Grove
    • Howards Grove [Sheboygan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Manitowoc Rapids
    • Estimated population for 2018: 3,264 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howards Grove
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brillion [Calumet County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brillion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brillion
      • Brillion [Calumet County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Manitowoc Rapids
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,107 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brillion
    • Denmark [Brown County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Denmark have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Denmark
      • Denmark [Brown County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Manitowoc Rapids
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,277 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Denmark
    • Newton [Manitowoc County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton
      • Newton [Manitowoc County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the south of Manitowoc Rapids
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,230 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton
    • Herman [Sheboygan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herman
      • Herman [Sheboygan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Manitowoc Rapids
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,065 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herman
    • Kossuth [Manitowoc County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kossuth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kossuth
      • Kossuth [Manitowoc County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Manitowoc Rapids
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,054 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kossuth
    • Schleswig [Manitowoc County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schleswig have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schleswig
      • Schleswig [Manitowoc County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Manitowoc Rapids
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,947 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schleswig

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Wisconsin

About Manitowoc County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Manitowoc County: www.co.manitowoc.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 Manitowoc, 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 Manitowoc Rapids.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Manitowoc Rapids - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Manitowoc Rapids) 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 Manitowoc Rapids. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Manitowoc Rapids

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Manitowoc Rapids. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1100, Longitude: -87.7593       In this case, the coordinates for Manitowoc Rapids have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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