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Welcome to Shortville ...

Shortville is located in Clark County<1>.

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

Shortville is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Shortville: (715) and (534)<4>

Communities near Shortville ...

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

  • Brockway [Jackson County]
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    • Brockway [Jackson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Shortville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,863 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brockway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Neillsville [Clark County]
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    • Neillsville [Clark County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Shortville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,375 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Neillsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Rock [Wood County]
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    • Rock [Wood County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Shortville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,016 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Lincoln [Wood County]
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    • Lincoln [Wood County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Shortville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,521 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincoln have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Richfield [Wood County]
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      • Richfield [Wood County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Shortville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,502 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Adams [Jackson County]
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      • Adams [Jackson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Shortville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,382 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Adams have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Fremont [Clark County]
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      • Fremont [Clark County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Shortville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,276 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fremont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Loyal [Clark County]
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      • Loyal [Clark County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Shortville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,229 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loyal have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pine Valley [Clark County]
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      • Pine Valley [Clark County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Shortville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,168 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Alma [Jackson County]
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      • Alma [Jackson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Shortville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,095 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Shortville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Shortville.

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

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

Adding Shortville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Wisconsin

About Clark County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clark County: www.co.clark.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 Clark, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Shortville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Shortville) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shortville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.4950, Longitude: -90.5165       In this case, the coordinates for Shortville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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