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Welcome to Oliver ...

The village of Oliver is located in Douglas County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Oliver has a population of 414 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Oliver is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Oliver: (715) & (534)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Oliver had an population of 414 people. This is an increase of 3.76% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 15.64% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Oliver had a population of 399 people. This makes Oliver the county's 19th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 399 people, the population of Oliver increased 11.45% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 358 people).

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

Communities Also Named Oliver ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 27 communities that are also named Oliver - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (4), Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ontario (3), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina and Virginia.

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

Communities near Oliver ...

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

  • Duluth [Saint Louis County]
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    • Duluth [Saint Louis County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Oliver
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,773 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duluth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duluth<7>
  • Superior [Douglas County]
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    • Superior [Douglas County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Oliver
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,213 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Superior
  • Cloquet [Carlton County]
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    • Cloquet [Carlton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Oliver
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,014 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cloquet
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cloquet<7>
  • Hermantown [Saint Louis County]
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    • Hermantown [Saint Louis County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the north of Oliver
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,504 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hermantown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hermantown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hermantown<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Proctor [Saint Louis County]
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      • Proctor [Saint Louis County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Oliver
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,006 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Proctor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Proctor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Proctor<7>
    • Hawthorne [Douglas County]
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      • Hawthorne [Douglas County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Oliver
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,157 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hawthorne
    • Carlton [Carlton County]
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      • Carlton [Carlton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Oliver
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,081 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carlton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlton<7>
    • Scanlon [Carlton County]
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      • Scanlon [Carlton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Oliver
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 945 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scanlon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scanlon
    • Superior Village [Douglas County]
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      • Superior Village [Douglas County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the east of Oliver
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 713 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Superior Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Superior Village
    • Poplar [Douglas County]
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      • Poplar [Douglas County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Oliver
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 613 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poplar

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oliver ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Douglas County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Douglas County: www.douglascountywi.org/

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 Douglas, 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 Oliver.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oliver - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Oliver) 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 Oliver. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from OliverOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oliver. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.6497, Longitude: -92.1902       In this case, the coordinates for Oliver 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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