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Town of Seneca, Wisconsin
(Crawford County)

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Welcome to Seneca ...

The Town of Seneca is located in Crawford County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Seneca has a population of 902 people<1> (see below for details).

Seneca is 1,110 feet [338 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Seneca: (608)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Seneca had a population of 866 people (which is 5.2% of the total population of Crawford County). This makes Seneca the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Seneca represents 0.02% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1004th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 866 people, the population of Seneca decreased 3.02% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 893 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Seneca had an population of 902 people. This is an increase of 4.16% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.01% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Seneca ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Seneca and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017
Lansing (IA)   [Map]   941   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
McGregor (IA)   [Map]   844   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Boscobel   [Map]   3,120   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bridgeport   [Map]   983   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Clayton   [Map]   914   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Eastman   [Map]   721   S   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Seneca ...

While we believe that this Seneca is located in Crawford County, we know of another 3 Wisconsin communities named Seneca. Those communities are located in the following counties: Green Lake, Shawano and Wood County.

Beyond Wisconsin, there are 4 communities that are also named Seneca - they are located in and New York.

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

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 Seneca. 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 Seneca. 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 Seneca.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Seneca ...

Looking for more information about Seneca? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Seneca? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Seneca, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Seneca.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Seneca. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Seneca.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Seneca - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Seneca. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2641, Longitude: -90.9943     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Seneca have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Seneca.


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