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Welcome to Roxbury ...

Roxbury is located in Dane County.

Roxbury is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Roxbury is within the boundaries of the (608) area code.

Communities near Roxbury ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Roxbury and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Baraboo   [Map]   12,164   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
DeForest   [Map]   10,340   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Madison   [Map]   6,880   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Madison   [Map]   255,214   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Middleton   [Map]   19,660   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Mount Horeb   [Map]   7,421   S   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Roxbury ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Roxbury - they are located in Connecticut (2), Illinois, Kansas, Maine, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania (4), Prince Edward Island, Vermont and Virginia (2).

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

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 Roxbury. 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 Roxbury. 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 Roxbury.

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

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

The official website for Dane County: www.co.dane.wi.us/

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



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Roxbury. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Roxbury) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roxbury. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2494, Longitude: -89.6754     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Roxbury have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Roxbury.

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