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Welcome to Saratoga ...

The Town of Saratoga is located in Wood County<1>.

The location of Saratoga has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Saratoga has a population of 4,935 people<3> (see below for details).

Saratoga is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Saratoga: (715) and (534)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Saratoga had an population of 4,935 people. This is a decrease of 4.03% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.32% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Saratoga had a population of 5,142 people (which is 6.88% of the total population of Wood County). This makes Saratoga the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Saratoga represents 0.09% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 175th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,142 people, the population of Saratoga decreased 4.48% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,383 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Saratoga.

Communities Also Named Saratoga ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Saratoga - it's located in New York.

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

Communities near Saratoga ...

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

  • Stevens Point [Portage County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stevens Point
    • Stevens Point [Portage County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Saratoga
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,949 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stevens Point
  • Wisconsin Rapids [Wood County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wisconsin Rapids
    • Wisconsin Rapids [Wood County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Saratoga
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,555 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wisconsin Rapids
  • Plover [Portage County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plover
    • Plover [Portage County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Saratoga
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,252 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plover
  • Grand Rapids [Wood County]
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    • Grand Rapids [Wood County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Saratoga
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,361 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Rapids have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Rapids
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rome [Adams County]
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      • Rome [Adams County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the south of Saratoga
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,784 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rome have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rome
    • Grant [Portage County]
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      • Grant [Portage County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Saratoga
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,969 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grant
    • Whiting [Portage County]
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      • Whiting [Portage County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Saratoga
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,704 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whiting have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whiting
    • Plover [Portage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plover
      • Plover [Portage County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Saratoga
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,667 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plover
    • Preston [Adams County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Preston
      • Preston [Adams County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Saratoga
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,394 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Preston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Preston
    • Port Edwards [Wood County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Edwards
      • Port Edwards [Wood County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Saratoga
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,338 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Edwards have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Edwards

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

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

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

Adding Saratoga to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Saratoga 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 Saratoga was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Wisconsin

About Wood County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wood County: www.co.wood.wi.us/

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 Wood, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Saratoga.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saratoga - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saratoga) 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 Saratoga. 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 SaratogaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saratoga. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.2925, Longitude: -89.8110       In this case, the coordinates for Saratoga have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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