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Town of Port Edwards, Wisconsin
Welcome to Port Edwards ...
The Town of Port Edwards is located in Wood County.
The location of Port Edwards has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
A typical abbreviation for Port Edwards: Prt. Edwards
From the Census Estimates for 2018, the Town of Port Edwards has a population of 1,359 people<2> (see below for details).
Port Edwards is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Port Edwards lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Port Edwards: (715) & (534)<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Port Edwards had a population of 1,427 people. This makes Port Edwards the county's 9th most populous community.
The population of Port Edwards represents 0.03% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 619th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,427 people, the population of Port Edwards decreased 1.31% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,446 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Port Edwards had an population of 1,359 people. This is a decrease of 4.77% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.02% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Port Edwards.
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
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Communities near Port Edwards ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Port Edwards
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Port Edwards
Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the East (E) of Port Edwards
Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the Southeast (SE) of Port Edwards
Located in Adams County
Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Port Edwards
Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the South (S) of Port Edwards
Located in Juneau County
Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the East (E) of Port Edwards
Located in Portage County
Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Port Edwards
Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the South (S) of Port Edwards
Located in Adams County
Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the North (N) of Port Edwards
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Port Edwards.
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This page was last modified: 29 Mar 2020