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Welcome to Plainfield ...
The village of Plainfield is located in Waushara County.
The location of Plainfield has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Plainfield refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Plainfielder<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Plainfield has a population of 837 people<3> (see below for details).
Plainfield is 1,100 feet [335 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Plainfield lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The ZIP code for Plainfield: 54966<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Plainfield had a population of 862 people. This makes Plainfield the county's 13th most populous community.
The population of Plainfield represents 0.02% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1008th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 862 people, the population of Plainfield decreased 4.12% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 899 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Plainfield had an population of 837 people. This is a decrease of 2.9% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.9% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Plainfield.
Communities near Plainfield ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Plainfield and not the distance if driven.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Plainfield.
Communities Also Named Plainfield ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 27 communities that are also named Plainfield - they are located in Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts (3), Michigan, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Vermont and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Plainfield.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Plainfield:
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019