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New Berlin, Wisconsin

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Welcome to New Berlin ...

The city of New Berlin is located in Waukesha County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, New Berlin has a population of 39,740 people<1> (see below for details).

New Berlin is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, New Berlin had a population of 39,584 people (or 10.15% of the total population of Waukesha County). This makes New Berlin the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of New Berlin represents 0.7% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 16th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 39,584 people, the population of New Berlin increased 3.57% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 38,220 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, New Berlin had an population of 39,740 people. This is an increase of 0.39% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.98% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for New Berlin.

Communities near New Berlin ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017
Brookfield   [Map]   38,045   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Caledonia   [Map]   25,002   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Franklin   [Map]   36,143   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Greenfield   [Map]   36,827   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Menomonee Falls   [Map]   37,443   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mequon   [Map]   24,159   N   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named New Berlin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named New Berlin - they are located in Florida, Illinois, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around New Berlin. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of New Berlin. 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 New Berlin.

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

Websites for New Berlin ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Berlin ...

Looking for more information about New Berlin? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about New Berlin? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to New Berlin, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for New Berlin.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) New Berlin. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for New Berlin:

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for New Berlin.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around New Berlin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in New Berlin. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- New Berlin) 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 New Berlin. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from New Berlin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Berlin. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9728, Longitude: -88.1293     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for New Berlin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for New Berlin.


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