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Welcome to Niagara ...

The Town of Niagara is located in Marinette County<1>.

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

When the people of Niagara refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Niagaran<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Niagara has a population of 850 people<4> (see below for details).

Niagara is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Niagara (for example, toward Escanaba (MI)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Niagara had an population of 850 people. This is a decrease of 0.35% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.01% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Niagara had a population of 853 people. This makes Niagara the county's 15th most populous community.

The population of Niagara represents 0.01% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1022nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 853 people, the population of Niagara decreased 7.68% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 924 people).

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

Communities Also Named Niagara ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Niagara - it's located in New York.

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

Communities near Niagara ...

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

  • Iron Mountain [Dickinson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Iron Mountain
    • Iron Mountain [Dickinson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Niagara
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,309 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Iron Mountain
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Iron Mountain<7>
  • Kingsford [Dickinson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingsford
    • Kingsford [Dickinson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Niagara
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,951 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingsford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingsford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingsford<7>
  • Norway [Dickinson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norway
    • Norway [Dickinson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Niagara
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,748 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norway
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norway<7>
  • Niagara [Marinette County]
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    • Niagara [Marinette County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northwest of Niagara
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,544 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Niagara have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Niagara
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Aurora [Florence County]
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      • Aurora [Florence County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the west of Niagara
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,007 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aurora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
    • Pembine [Marinette County]
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      • Pembine [Marinette County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the south of Niagara
      • Estimated population in 2019: 888 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pembine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pembine
    • Amberg [Marinette County]
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      • Amberg [Marinette County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Niagara
      • Estimated population in 2019: 717 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amberg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amberg
    • Beecher [Marinette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beecher
      • Beecher [Marinette County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the south of Niagara
      • Estimated population in 2019: 711 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beecher have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beecher
    • Dunbar [Marinette County]
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      • Dunbar [Marinette County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Niagara
      • Estimated population in 2019: 621 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dunbar have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunbar
    • Athelstane [Marinette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athelstane
      • Athelstane [Marinette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Niagara
      • Estimated population in 2019: 502 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athelstane have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athelstane

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Niagara ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within Wisconsin

About Marinette County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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>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>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 Niagara 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 Niagara may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Niagara.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Niagara - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Niagara) 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 Niagara. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Niagara

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Niagara. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.7127, Longitude: -87.9310       In this case, the coordinates for Niagara have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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