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Welcome to Richwood ...

Richwood is located in Dodge County.

Richwood is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Richwood: (920) & (274)<2>

Communities near Richwood ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Richwood and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Beaver Dam   [Map]   16,369   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bristol   [Map]   3,945   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Columbus   [Map]   5,031   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ixonia   [Map]   4,519   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Jefferson   [Map]   8,015   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lake Mills   [Map]   5,898   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Richwood.

Communities Also Named Richwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Richwood - they are located in Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, New Jersey, Ohio, Ontario, South Carolina, Texas and West Virginia (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Richwood. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Richwood. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Richwood.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Richwood:

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Wisconsin

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

The official website for Dodge County: www.co.dodge.wi.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Richwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Richwood. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Richwood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Richwood. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2414, Longitude: -88.7832     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Richwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Richwood.

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