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Town of Sharon, Wisconsin
Welcome to Sharon ...
The Town of Sharon is located in Portage County.
The location of Sharon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Sharon refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Sharonite<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Sharon has a population of 2,015 people<3> (see below for details).
Sharon is 1,180 feet [360 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Sharon lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Sharon: (715) and (534)<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Sharon had a population of 1,982 people. This makes Sharon the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Sharon represents 0.03% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 448th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,982 people, the population of Sharon increased 2.38% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,936 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Sharon had an population of 2,015 people. This is an increase of 1.66% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.08% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Sharon.
Communities near Sharon ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Sharon.
Communities Also Named Sharon ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Wisconsin communities named Sharon: This one is located in Portage County and the other is located in Walworth County.
Beyond Wisconsin, there are 4 communities that are also named Sharon - they are located in Connecticut, New York and Vermont.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sharon.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Sharon:
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Portage County: www.co.portage.wi.us/
The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019