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Welcome to Potter ...

The village of Potter is located in Calumet County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Potter has a population of 242 people<1> (see below for details).

Potter is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Potter: (920) & (274)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Potter had a population of 253 people. This makes Potter the county's 16th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 253 people, the population of Potter increased 13.45% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 223 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Potter had an population of 242 people. This is a decrease of 4.35% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.52% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Potter ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Potter and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Appleton   [Map]   74,653   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Buchanan   [Map]   7,149   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Harrison   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Kaukauna   [Map]   16,086   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Kimberly   [Map]   6,790   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lawrence   [Map]   5,179   N   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Potter.

Communities Also Named Potter ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Potter - they are located in Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, New York, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon and South Dakota.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Potter. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Potter. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Potter.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Potter:

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About Calumet County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Calumet County: www.co.calumet.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: www.wisconsin.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Potter.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Potter - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Potter. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Potter) 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 Potter. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Potter

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Potter. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1197, Longitude: -88.0979     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Potter have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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