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Town of Tainter, Wisconsin

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Welcome to Tainter ...

The Town of Tainter is located in Dunn County.

The location of Tainter has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, the Town of Tainter has a population of 2,414 people<2> (see below for details).

Tainter is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Tainter had a population of 2,319 people (or 5.29% of the total population of Dunn County). This makes Tainter the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Tainter represents 0.04% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 382nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,319 people, the population of Tainter increased 9.59% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,116 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Tainter had an population of 2,414 people. This is an increase of 4.1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.08% since the 2000 Census).

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Tainter. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Tainter. 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 Tainter.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tainter ...

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

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

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

Communities near Tainter ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Menomonie   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the Southwest (SW) of Tainter

Bloomer   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Tainter

Located in Chippewa County

Town of Menomonie   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the Southwest (SW) of Tainter

Town of Union   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the Southeast (SE) of Tainter

Located in Eau Claire County

Town of Wheaton   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the Southeast (SE) of Tainter

Located in Chippewa County

Town of Red Cedar   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the South (S) of Tainter

Town of Elk Mound   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the Southeast (SE) of Tainter

Town of Spring Brook   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the South (S) of Tainter

Town of Dunn   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the South (S) of Tainter

Town of Tilden   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the East (E) of Tainter

Located in Chippewa County

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tainter.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tainter - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tainter) 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 Tainter. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Tainter

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tainter. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.9816, Longitude: -91.8346     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tainter have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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