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Welcome to Osseo ...

The city of Osseo is located in Trempealeau County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Osseo has a population of 1,672 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Osseo is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Osseo had an population of 1,672 people. This is a decrease of 1.7% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.18% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Osseo had a population of 1,701 people (or 5.9% of the total population of Trempealeau County). This makes Osseo the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Osseo represents 0.03% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 516th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,701 people, the population of Osseo increased 1.92% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,669 people).

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

Communities Also Named Osseo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Osseo - they are located in Michigan, Minnesota and Ontario.

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

Communities near Osseo ...

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

  • Altoona [Eau Claire County]
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    • Altoona [Eau Claire County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Osseo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,062 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Altoona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
  • Whitehall [Trempealeau County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitehall
    • Whitehall [Trempealeau County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Osseo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,565 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitehall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitehall
  • Augusta [Eau Claire County]
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    • Augusta [Eau Claire County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Osseo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,517 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Augusta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Augusta
  • Blair [Trempealeau County]
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    • Blair [Trempealeau County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Osseo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,330 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blair have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blair
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Independence [Trempealeau County]
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      • Independence [Trempealeau County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Osseo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,291 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Independence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Independence
    • Fall Creek [Eau Claire County]
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      • Fall Creek [Eau Claire County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Osseo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,291 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fall Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fall Creek
    • Strum [Trempealeau County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Strum
      • Strum [Trempealeau County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Osseo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,071 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strum
    • Eleva [Trempealeau County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eleva
      • Eleva [Trempealeau County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Osseo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 661 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eleva
    • Fairchild [Eau Claire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairchild
      • Fairchild [Eau Claire County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Osseo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 607 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairchild have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairchild
    • Alma Center [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alma Center
      • Alma Center [Jackson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Osseo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 491 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alma Center have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alma Center

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

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

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

Adding Osseo to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Osseo 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 Osseo was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Osseo on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Wisconsin (1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Osseo on our Genealogy Page.

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

The official website for Trempealeau County: www.tremplocounty.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 Trempealeau, 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 Osseo.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Osseo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Osseo) 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 Osseo. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from OsseoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Osseo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5783, Longitude: -91.2182       In this case, the coordinates for Osseo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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