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Welcome to Mosinee ...

The city of Mosinee is located in Marathon County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mosinee has a population of 4,070 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Mosinee is 1,240 feet [378 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Mosinee: (715) and (534)<5>

Websites for Mosinee ...

Official Website: www.mosinee.wi.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mosinee had an population of 4,070 people. This is an increase of 2.06% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.17% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mosinee had a population of 3,988 people. This makes Mosinee the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Mosinee represents 0.07% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 216th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,988 people, the population of Mosinee decreased 1.85% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,063 people).

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

Communities near Mosinee ...

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

  • Wausau [Marathon County]
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    • Wausau [Marathon County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Mosinee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,511 people
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  • Stevens Point [Portage County]
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    • Stevens Point [Portage County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Mosinee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,949 people
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  • Weston [Marathon County]
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    • Weston [Marathon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Mosinee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,165 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Kronenwetter [Marathon County]
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    • Kronenwetter [Marathon County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northeast of Mosinee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,143 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rothschild [Marathon County]
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      • Rothschild [Marathon County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Mosinee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,256 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rothschild have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Schofield [Marathon County]
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      • Schofield [Marathon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Mosinee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,153 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schofield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Stratford [Marathon County]
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      • Stratford [Marathon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Mosinee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,571 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stratford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Marathon City [Marathon County]
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      • Marathon City [Marathon County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Mosinee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,516 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marathon City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Edgar [Marathon County]
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      • Edgar [Marathon County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Mosinee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,434 people
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    • Auburndale [Wood County]
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      • Auburndale [Wood County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Mosinee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 658 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Auburndale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Mosinee. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mosinee.

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

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

Adding Mosinee to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Mosinee 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 Mosinee was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Mosinee: www.mosinee.wi.us/

The official website for Marathon County: www.co.marathon.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 Marathon, 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 Mosinee.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mosinee - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mosinee) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mosinee. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MosineeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mosinee. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.7872, Longitude: -89.6835       In this case, the coordinates for Mosinee have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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