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Welcome to Omro ...

The city of Omro is located in Winnebago County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Omro has a population of 3,582 people<1> (see below for details).

Omro is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Omro: (920) and (274)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Omro had a population of 3,517 people. This makes Omro the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Omro represents 0.06% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 249th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,517 people, the population of Omro increased 10.7% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,177 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Omro had an population of 3,582 people. This is an increase of 1.85% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.75% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Omro ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Omro and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Algoma   [Map]   6,992   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Berlin   [Map]   5,386   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Clayton   [Map]   4,160   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Greenville   [Map]   12,091   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Menasha   [Map]   8,211   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Menasha   [Map]   17,748   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Omro ...

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

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

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 Omro. 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 Omro. 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 Omro. Our list includes 7 papers.

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

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Visit our Community Index for Wisconsin

About Winnebago County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Winnebago County: www.co.winnebago.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: www.wisconsin.gov/



Footnotes ...

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

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

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<3>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Omro. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Omro) 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 Omro. 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 Omro

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Omro. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.0389, Longitude: -88.7418     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Omro have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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