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Welcome to Point Comfort ...

Point Comfort is located in Winnebago County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Point Comfort: Pt. Comfort

Point Comfort is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Point Comfort: (920) & (274)<3>

Communities Also Named Point Comfort ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Point Comfort - they are located in Arkansas, Quebec, South Carolina and Texas.

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

Communities near Point Comfort ...

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

  • Oshkosh [Winnebago County]
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    • Oshkosh [Winnebago County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Point Comfort
    • Estimated population in 2019: 67,004 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oshkosh
  • Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fond du Lac
    • Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Point Comfort
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,263 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fond du Lac
  • Neenah [Winnebago County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neenah
    • Neenah [Winnebago County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Point Comfort
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,300 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Neenah
  • Menasha [Winnebago County]
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    • Menasha [Winnebago County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Point Comfort
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,873 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Menasha have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Menasha
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Harrison [Calumet County]
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      • Harrison [Calumet County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Point Comfort
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrison
    • Ripon [Fond du Lac County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ripon
      • Ripon [Fond du Lac County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Point Comfort
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,841 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ripon
    • Algoma [Winnebago County]
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      • Algoma [Winnebago County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Point Comfort
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,205 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Algoma have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Algoma
    • North Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Fond du Lac
      • North Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Point Comfort
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,081 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Fond du Lac have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Fond du Lac
    • Taycheedah [Fond du Lac County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taycheedah
      • Taycheedah [Fond du Lac County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Point Comfort
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,563 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taycheedah have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taycheedah
    • Clayton [Winnebago County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clayton
      • Clayton [Winnebago County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Point Comfort
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,220 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clayton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayton

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Wisconsin

About Winnebago County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Winnebago County: www.co.winnebago.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 Winnebago, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Point Comfort - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Point Comfort) 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 Point Comfort. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Point Comfort

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Point Comfort. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9325, Longitude: -88.4751    
<5>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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