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Welcome to Pelican ...

The Town of Pelican is located in Oneida County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Pelican has a population of 2,724 people<1> (see below for details).

Pelican is 1,570 feet [479 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Pelican: (715) & (534)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Pelican had a population of 2,764 people (or 7.68% of the total population of Oneida County). This makes Pelican the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Pelican represents 0.05% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 320th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,764 people, the population of Pelican decreased 4.76% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,902 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Pelican had an population of 2,724 people. This is a decrease of 1.45% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.13% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Pelican ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Pelican and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Cassian   [Map]   968   W   18 miles [29 km]
Crescent   [Map]   1,989   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Elcho   [Map]   1,196   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
King   [Map]   845   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Newbold   [Map]   2,690   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Nokomis   [Map]   1,351   W   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

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 Pelican. 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 Pelican. 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 Pelican.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pelican ...

Looking for more information about Pelican? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Pelican? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Pelican, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Pelican.

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Wisconsin

About Oneida County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Oneida County: www.co.oneida.wi.gov/

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 Pelican.

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

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<3>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Pelican. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pelican) 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 Pelican. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Pelican

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pelican. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.6016, Longitude: -89.3318     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pelican have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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