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Welcome to Marinette ...

The city of Marinette is located in Marinette County<1> and is the County Seat for Marinette County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Marinette has a population of 10,513 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Marinette.

Marinette is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The ZIP code for Marinette: 54143<4>

Websites for Marinette ...

Official Website: www.marinette.wi.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Marinette had an population of 10,513 people. This is a decrease of 4.15% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.52% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Marinette had a population of 10,968 people (or 26.27% of the total population of Marinette County). This makes Marinette the county's most populous community.

The population of Marinette represents 0.19% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 82nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,968 people, the population of Marinette decreased 6.65% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 11,749 people).

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

Communities Also Named Marinette ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Marinette - it's located in Nova Scotia.

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

Communities near Marinette ...

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

  • Oconto [Oconto County]
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    • Oconto [Oconto County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Marinette
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,575 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oconto
  • Peshtigo [Marinette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peshtigo
    • Peshtigo [Marinette County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Marinette
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,030 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peshtigo have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peshtigo
  • Peshtigo [Marinette County]
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    • Peshtigo [Marinette County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Marinette
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,326 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peshtigo have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peshtigo
  • Nasewaupee [Door County]
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    • Nasewaupee [Door County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Marinette
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,048 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nasewaupee have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nasewaupee
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Porterfield [Marinette County]
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      • Porterfield [Marinette County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Marinette
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,962 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Porterfield have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Grover [Marinette County]
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      • Grover [Marinette County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Marinette
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,727 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grover have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pound [Marinette County]
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      • Pound [Marinette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Marinette
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,409 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pound have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pound
    • Egg Harbor [Door County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Egg Harbor
      • Egg Harbor [Door County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Marinette
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,371 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Egg Harbor have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Egg Harbor
    • Gardner [Door County]
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      • Gardner [Door County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Marinette
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,204 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gardner have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gardner
    • Lake [Marinette County]
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      • Lake [Marinette County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Marinette
      • Estimated population in 2015: 1,136 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Marinette. Our list includes 20 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Marinette.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Marinette ...

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

Adding Marinette to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Marinette was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Marinette on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Wisconsin (1956).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marinette: www.marinette.wi.us/

The official website for Marinette County: www.marinettecounty.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 Marinette, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Marinette.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Marinette - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Marinette). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Marinette or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Marinette) 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 Marinette. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MarinetteOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Marinette. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.1000, Longitude: -87.6307    
<6>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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