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Welcome to Raymond ...

Raymond is located in Racine County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Raymond has a population of 3,958 people<2> (see below for details).

Raymond is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Raymond is within the boundaries of the (262) area code.

Websites for Raymond ...

Official Website: www.raymondtownof.com/

Communities Also Named Raymond ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 36 communities that are also named Raymond - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana (2), Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas (2), Virginia, Washington and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Raymond ...

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

  • Milwaukee [Milwaukee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milwaukee
    • Milwaukee [Milwaukee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Raymond
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 589,067 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milwaukee
  • Kenosha [Kenosha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenosha
    • Kenosha [Kenosha County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Raymond
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 99,570 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenosha
  • Racine [Racine County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Racine
    • Racine [Racine County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Raymond
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,237 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Racine
  • Waukesha [Waukesha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waukesha
    • Waukesha [Waukesha County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Raymond
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,376 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Allis [Milwaukee County]
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      • West Allis [Milwaukee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Raymond
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,748 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Allis
    • Wauwatosa [Milwaukee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wauwatosa
      • Wauwatosa [Milwaukee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Raymond
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 48,084 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wauwatosa have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wauwatosa
    • New Berlin [Waukesha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Berlin
      • New Berlin [Waukesha County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Raymond
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,812 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Berlin
    • Brookfield [Waukesha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookfield
      • Brookfield [Waukesha County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Raymond
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,164 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookfield have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookfield
    • Greenfield [Milwaukee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenfield
      • Greenfield [Milwaukee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Raymond
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,183 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenfield
    • Oak Creek [Milwaukee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Creek
      • Oak Creek [Milwaukee County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Raymond
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,469 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Creek

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Raymond ...

Looking for more information about Raymond? 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 Raymond, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Raymond.

Adding Raymond to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Raymond was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Raymond on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Raymond: www.raymondtownof.com/

The official website for Racine County: www.racineco.com/

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 Racine, 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 Raymond.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Raymond - 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- Raymond) 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 Raymond. 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 RaymondOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Raymond. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8010, Longitude: -88.0123    
<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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