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Welcome to North Fond du Lac ...

The village of North Fond du Lac is located in Fond du Lac County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for North Fond du Lac: N. Fond Du Lac

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, North Fond du Lac has a population of 5,068 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of North Fond du Lac.

North Fond du Lac is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: North Fond du Lac lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for North Fond du Lac: (920) & (274)<5>

Websites for North Fond du Lac ...

Official Website: www.nfdl.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, North Fond du Lac had an population of 5,068 people. This is an increase of 1.08% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.21% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, North Fond du Lac had a population of 5,014 people. This makes North Fond du Lac the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of North Fond du Lac represents 0.09% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 177th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,014 people, the population of North Fond du Lac increased 10.03% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,557 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for North Fond du Lac.

Communities near North Fond du Lac ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near North Fond du Lac.

  • Oshkosh (15 miles [24.1 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oshkosh
    • Oshkosh lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of North Fond du Lac and is located in Winnebago County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 66,495 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oshkosh
  • Waupun (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waupun
    • Waupun lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of North Fond du Lac and is located in Dodge County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,271 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waupun have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waupun
  • Ripon (17 miles [27.4 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ripon
    • Ripon lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of North Fond du Lac and is located in Fond du Lac County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,844 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ripon
  • Lomira (15 miles [24.1 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lomira
    • Lomira lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of North Fond du Lac and is located in Dodge County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,454 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lomira have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lomira
  • Campbellsport (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Campbellsport
    • Campbellsport lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of North Fond du Lac and is located in Fond du Lac County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,811 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Campbellsport
  • Oakfield (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakfield
    • Oakfield lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the south of North Fond du Lac and is located in Fond du Lac County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,088 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oakfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakfield
  • Rosendale (9 miles [14.5 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosendale
    • Rosendale lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of North Fond du Lac and is located in Fond du Lac County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,026 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosendale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosendale
  • Eden (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eden
    • Eden lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southeast of North Fond du Lac and is located in Fond du Lac County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 943 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eden
  • Kekoskee (19 miles [30.6 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kekoskee
    • Kekoskee lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of North Fond du Lac and is located in Dodge County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 891 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kekoskee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kekoskee
  • Brandon (15 miles [24.1 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brandon
    • Brandon lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of North Fond du Lac and is located in Fond du Lac County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 845 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brandon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brandon

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

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

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

Adding North Fond du Lac to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of North Fond du Lac 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 North Fond du Lac was on a map titled Road Map for Wisconsin (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for North Fond du Lac on our Genealogy Page.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for North Fond du Lac

Visit our Community Index for Wisconsin

About Fond du Lac County

About Wisconsin

The official website for North Fond du Lac: www.nfdl.org/

The official website for Fond du Lac County: www.co.fond-du-lac.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 Fond du Lac, 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 North Fond du Lac.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North Fond du Lac - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- North Fond du Lac) 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 North Fond du Lac. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from North Fond du LacOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Fond du Lac. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.8089, Longitude: -88.4832       In this case, the coordinates for North Fond du Lac have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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