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About Prairie Farm (Click for our profile page)

Located in: Barron County (see below)

Time Zone: Prairie Farm lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Telephone Area Codes: (534), (715)<1>

Elevation: 1,040 feet [316.99 m] above sea level<2>

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Prairie Farm)

Population

YearPopulation
2019 Est:<3>     574   (1.77% increase since 2010)  
2010:     564   (6.47% decrease since 2000)
2000:     603

Total Area:<4>   34.49 sq. miles [89.3 km²]

Housing Units:<5>   238

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<6>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen the following reference point for Prairie Farm:

Lat:   45.251900°   (or 45°15'6" N)

Lon:   -91.977400°   (or -91°58'38" W)

USGS Topo Map:   Dorrity Creek<7>

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Prairie Farm

GNIS ID:   1583976

FIPS State / Place Code:   55 / 65175

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Prairie Farm)


About Barron County

The community of Barron is the County Seat for Barron County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Barron)

Population

YearPopulation
2019 Est:     45,226   (1.4% decrease since 2010)  
2010     45,870   (2.02% increase since 2000)
2000:     44,963

Total Area:   889 sq. miles [2,304.5 km²]   - of which 3.04% is water (27.05 sq. miles [70.1 km²])

Housing Units:   23,614

Official Website:   www.co.barron.wi.us/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Barron

GNIS ID:   1581062

FIPS State / County Code:   55 / 005

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Prairie Farm)


About Wisconsin

From the US Census

Population

YearPopulation
2019 Est:     5,824,581   (2.42% increase since 2010)  
2010:     5,686,986   (6.03% increase since 2000)
2000:     5,363,675

Websites for State of Wisconsin

Official Website:   https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Tourism:   https://www.travelwisconsin.com/

Parks:   https://dnr.wi.gov/topic/parks/

Fishing:   https://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Fishing/

Hunting:   https://dnr.wi.gov/topic/hunt/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Wisconsin

GNIS ID:   1779806

FIPS State:   55

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Prairie Farm)

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The official website for Barron County: www.co.barron.wi.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Prairie Farm - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2019.
<4>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Prairie Farm. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.
<5>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).
<6>Longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Prairie Farm, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.
<7>Name of the USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Prairie Farm.




 

 

 


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