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Welcome to Plymouth ...

The city of Plymouth is located in Sheboygan County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Plymouth has a population of 8,726 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Plymouth is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Plymouth: (920) and (274)<4>

Websites for Plymouth ...

Official Website: www.plymouthgov.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Plymouth had an population of 8,726 people. This is an increase of 3.33% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.14% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Plymouth had a population of 8,445 people (or 7.31% of the total population of Sheboygan County). This makes Plymouth the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Plymouth represents 0.15% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 108th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,445 people, the population of Plymouth increased 8.53% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 7,781 people).

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

Communities Also Named Plymouth ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 38 communities that are also named Plymouth - they are located in Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa (3), Kansas (3), Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia (2), Ohio (3), Pennsylvania, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Plymouth ...

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

  • Sheboygan [Sheboygan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sheboygan
    • Sheboygan [Sheboygan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Plymouth
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,819 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sheboygan
  • Sheboygan Falls [Sheboygan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sheboygan Falls
    • Sheboygan Falls [Sheboygan County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Plymouth
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,914 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sheboygan Falls
  • Kiel [Manitowoc County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kiel
    • Kiel [Manitowoc County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Plymouth
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,799 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kiel
  • Howards Grove [Sheboygan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Howards Grove
    • Howards Grove [Sheboygan County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Plymouth
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,279 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howards Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howards Grove
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Holstein [Calumet County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Holstein
      • New Holstein [Calumet County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Plymouth
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,105 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Holstein have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Holstein
    • Oostburg [Sheboygan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oostburg
      • Oostburg [Sheboygan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Plymouth
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,082 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oostburg
    • Belgium [Ozaukee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belgium
      • Belgium [Ozaukee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Plymouth
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,364 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belgium have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belgium
    • Fredonia [Ozaukee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fredonia
      • Fredonia [Ozaukee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Plymouth
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,251 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fredonia have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fredonia
    • Cedar Grove [Sheboygan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Grove
      • Cedar Grove [Sheboygan County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Plymouth
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,115 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Grove
    • Kohler [Sheboygan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kohler
      • Kohler [Sheboygan County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Plymouth
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,048 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kohler

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Plymouth. Our list includes 11 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Plymouth.

Adding Plymouth to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Plymouth 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 Plymouth was on a map titled Road Map for Wisconsin (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Plymouth: www.plymouthgov.com/

The official website for Sheboygan County: www.co.sheboygan.wi.us/

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 Sheboygan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Plymouth.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Plymouth - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Plymouth) 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 Plymouth. 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 PlymouthOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Plymouth. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.7488, Longitude: -87.9774    
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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