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Welcome to Red River ...

The Town of Red River is located in Kewaunee County.

The location of Red River has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Red River: Red Riv.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, the Town of Red River has a population of 1,405 people<2> (see below for details).

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

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

Telephone area codes for Red River: (920) & (274)<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Red River had an population of 1,405 people. This is an increase of 0.86% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.81% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Red River had a population of 1,393 people (which is 6.77% of the total population of Kewaunee County). This makes Red River the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Red River represents 0.02% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 634th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,393 people, the population of Red River decreased 5.62% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,476 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Red River.

Communities near Red River ...

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

  • Green Bay [Brown County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Bay
    • Green Bay [Brown County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Red River
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Bay
  • Howard [Brown County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howard have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Howard
    • Howard [Brown County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the west of Red River
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howard
  • Bellevue [Brown County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellevue
    • Bellevue [Brown County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest of Red River
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellevue
  • Allouez [Brown County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Allouez have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allouez
    • Allouez [Brown County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest of Red River
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allouez
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Suamico [Brown County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Suamico have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Suamico
      • Suamico [Brown County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the west of Red River
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Suamico
    • Ledgeview [Brown County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ledgeview have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ledgeview
      • Ledgeview [Brown County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest of Red River
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ledgeview
    • Little Suamico [Oconto County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Suamico have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Suamico
      • Little Suamico [Oconto County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the west of Red River
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Suamico
    • Oconto [Oconto County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oconto have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oconto
      • Oconto [Oconto County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest of Red River
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oconto
    • Scott [Brown County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scott have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scott
      • Scott [Brown County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west of Red River
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scott
    • Algoma [Kewaunee County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Algoma have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Algoma
      • Algoma [Kewaunee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the east of Red River
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Algoma

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Red River ...

Looking for more information about Red River? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Wisconsin

About Kewaunee County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kewaunee County: www.kewauneeco.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Red River.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Red River - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Red River) 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 Red River. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Red River

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Red River. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.6308, Longitude: -87.7057       In this case, the coordinates for Red River have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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