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Welcome to Prairie du Sac village ...

The village of Prairie du Sac village is located in Sauk County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Prairie du Sac village has a population of 4,431 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Prairie du Sac village.

Prairie du Sac village is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Prairie du Sac village lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Prairie du Sac village lies within the (608) area code.

Websites for Prairie du Sac village ...

Official Website: www.prairiedusac.net/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Prairie du Sac village had an population of 4,431 people. This is an increase of 11.56% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 37.14% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Prairie du Sac village had a population of 3,972 people (which is 6.41% of the total population of Sauk County). This makes Prairie du Sac village the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Prairie du Sac village represents 0.07% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 218th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,972 people, the population of Prairie du Sac village increased 22.93% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,231 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Prairie du Sac village.

Adding Prairie du Sac village to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Prairie du Sac village in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Prairie du Sac village elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Prairie du Sac village on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Prairie du Sac village ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Prairie du Sac village.

  • Middleton [Dane County]
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    • Middleton [Dane County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Prairie du Sac village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,034 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middleton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Waunakee [Dane County]
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    • Waunakee [Dane County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Prairie du Sac village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,052 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waunakee have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Baraboo [Sauk County]
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    • Baraboo [Sauk County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Prairie du Sac village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,165 people
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  • DeForest [Dane County]
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    • DeForest [Dane County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Prairie du Sac village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,691 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on DeForest
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Windsor [Dane County]
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      • Windsor [Dane County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Prairie du Sac village
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    • Mount Horeb [Dane County]
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      • Mount Horeb [Dane County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Prairie du Sac village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,534 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Horeb have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Middleton [Dane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middleton
      • Middleton [Dane County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Prairie du Sac village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,246 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middleton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Cross Plains [Dane County]
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      • Cross Plains [Dane County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Prairie du Sac village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,286 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cross Plains have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Westport [Dane County]
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      • Westport [Dane County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Prairie du Sac village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,194 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westport have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westport
    • Lodi [Columbia County]
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      • Lodi [Columbia County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Prairie du Sac village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,316 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lodi have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lodi

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Prairie du Sac village. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Prairie du Sac village.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Wisconsin

About Sauk County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Prairie du Sac village: www.prairiedusac.net/

The official website for Sauk County: www.co.sauk.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 Sauk, 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 Prairie du Sac village.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Prairie du Sac village - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Prairie du Sac village) 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 Prairie du Sac village. 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 Prairie du Sac village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Prairie du Sac village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2856, Longitude: -89.7294    
<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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