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Town of Preston, Wisconsin
Welcome to Preston ...
The Town of Preston is located in Adams County.
The location of Preston has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, the Town of Preston has a population of 1,373 people<2> (see below for details).
Preston is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Preston lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Preston is located in the (608) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Preston had an population of 1,373 people. This is a decrease of 1.44% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.96% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Preston had a population of 1,393 people (or 6.67% of the total population of Adams County). This makes Preston the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Preston represents 0.02% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 635th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,393 people, the population of Preston increased 2.43% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,360 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Preston.
Communities Also Named Preston ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Wisconsin communities named Preston: This one is located in Adams County and the other is located in Trempealeau County.
Beyond Wisconsin, there are 3 communities that are also named Preston - they are located in Connecticut and New York.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Preston.
Communities near Preston ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Preston.
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 Preston. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Preston.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Preston. 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 Preston.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Preston. See our Newspapers Page for Preston.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Adams County: www.co.adams.wi.us/
The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/
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This page was last modified: 07 Apr 2020