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Welcome to Prairie Farm ...

The Town of Prairie Farm is located in Barron County<1>.

The location of Prairie Farm has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Prairie Farm has a population of 574 people<3> (see below for details).

Prairie Farm is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Prairie Farm: (715) and (534)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Prairie Farm had an population of 574 people. This is an increase of 1.77% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.81% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Prairie Farm had a population of 564 people. This makes Prairie Farm the county's 31st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 564 people, the population of Prairie Farm decreased 6.47% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 603 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Prairie Farm.

Communities near Prairie Farm ...

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

  • Barron [Barron County]
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    • Barron [Barron County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Prairie Farm
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,235 people
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  • Amery [Polk County]
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    • Amery [Polk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Prairie Farm
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,799 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Stanley [Barron County]
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    • Stanley [Barron County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Prairie Farm
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,513 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Tainter [Dunn County]
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    • Tainter [Dunn County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Prairie Farm
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,434 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tainter have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lincoln [Polk County]
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      • Lincoln [Polk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Prairie Farm
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,183 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincoln have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Cumberland [Barron County]
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      • Cumberland [Barron County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Prairie Farm
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,097 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Chetek [Barron County]
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      • Chetek [Barron County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Prairie Farm
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,094 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chetek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Cameron [Barron County]
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      • Cameron [Barron County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Prairie Farm
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,798 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cameron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Chetek [Barron County]
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      • Chetek [Barron County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Prairie Farm
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,618 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chetek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Prairie Lake [Barron County]
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      • Prairie Lake [Barron County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Prairie Farm
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,536 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prairie Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Farm. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Prairie Farm.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Prairie Farm ...

Looking for more information about Prairie Farm? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Prairie Farm, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Prairie Farm.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Barron County: www.co.barron.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 Barron, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Prairie Farm.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Prairie Farm - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<6>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- Prairie Farm) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Prairie Farm. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Prairie FarmOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Prairie Farm. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.2519, Longitude: -91.9774       In this case, the coordinates for Prairie Farm have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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