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Welcome to Peshtigo ...

The city of Peshtigo is located in Marinette County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Peshtigo has a population of 3,345 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Peshtigo is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Peshtigo had an population of 3,345 people. This is a decrease of 4.48% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.36% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Peshtigo had a population of 3,502 people (which is 8.39% of the total population of Marinette County). This makes Peshtigo the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Peshtigo represents 0.06% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 252nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,502 people, the population of Peshtigo increased 4.32% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,357 people).

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

Adding Peshtigo to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Peshtigo in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Peshtigo elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities near Peshtigo ...

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

  • Marinette [Marinette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marinette
    • Marinette [Marinette County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Peshtigo
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,539 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marinette
  • Menominee [Menominee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Menominee
    • Menominee [Menominee County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Peshtigo
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,029 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Menominee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Menominee<6>
  • Oconto [Oconto County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oconto
    • Oconto [Oconto County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Peshtigo
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,545 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oconto
  • Peshtigo [Marinette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peshtigo
    • Peshtigo [Marinette County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Peshtigo
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,020 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peshtigo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peshtigo
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Nasewaupee [Door County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nasewaupee
      • Nasewaupee [Door County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Peshtigo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,026 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nasewaupee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nasewaupee
    • Porterfield [Marinette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Porterfield
      • Porterfield [Marinette County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Peshtigo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,960 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Porterfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Porterfield
    • Grover [Marinette County]
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      • Grover [Marinette County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Peshtigo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,732 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grover
    • Stiles [Oconto County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stiles
      • Stiles [Oconto County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Peshtigo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,516 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stiles have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stiles
    • Pound [Marinette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pound
      • Pound [Marinette County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Peshtigo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,404 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pound have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pound
    • Oconto [Oconto County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oconto
      • Oconto [Oconto County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Peshtigo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,349 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oconto have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oconto

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Peshtigo. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Peshtigo.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Peshtigo ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Wisconsin

About Marinette County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Marinette County: www.marinettecounty.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 Marinette, 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 Peshtigo.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Peshtigo - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Peshtigo) 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 Peshtigo. 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 Peshtigo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Peshtigo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.0555, Longitude: -87.7459       In this case, the coordinates for Peshtigo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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