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Welcome to Tigerton ...

The village of Tigerton is located in Shawano County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Tigerton has a population of 703 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Tigerton.

Tigerton is 1,020 feet [311 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The ZIP code for Tigerton: 54486<4>

Websites for Tigerton ...

Official Website: www.tigertonwis.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Tigerton had an population of 703 people. This is a decrease of 5.13% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.98% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Tigerton had a population of 741 people. This makes Tigerton the county's 22nd most populous community.

The population of Tigerton represents 0.01% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1158th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 741 people, the population of Tigerton decreased 3.01% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 764 people).

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

Communities near Tigerton ...

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

  • Clintonville [Waupaca County]
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    • Clintonville [Waupaca County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Tigerton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,353 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clintonville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clintonville
  • Iola [Waupaca County]
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    • Iola [Waupaca County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Tigerton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,190 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Iola have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Marion [Waupaca County]
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    • Marion [Waupaca County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Tigerton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,167 people
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  • Wittenberg [Shawano County]
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    • Wittenberg [Shawano County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Tigerton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 986 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Birnamwood [Shawano County]
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      • Birnamwood [Shawano County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Tigerton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 772 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Birnamwood have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hatley [Marathon County]
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      • Hatley [Marathon County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Tigerton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 603 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hatley have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Gresham [Shawano County]
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      • Gresham [Shawano County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Tigerton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 563 people
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    • Rosholt [Portage County]
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      • Rosholt [Portage County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Tigerton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 481 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosholt have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosholt
    • Mattoon [Shawano County]
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      • Mattoon [Shawano County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Tigerton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 412 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mattoon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Embarrass [Waupaca County]
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      • Embarrass [Waupaca County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Tigerton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 375 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Embarrass have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Embarrass

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

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

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

Adding Tigerton to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Tigerton on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Wisconsin (1956).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Wisconsin

About Shawano County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Tigerton: www.tigertonwis.com/

The official website for Shawano County: www.co.shawano.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 Shawano, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tigerton.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tigerton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Tigerton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tigerton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Tigerton) 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 Tigerton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TigertonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tigerton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.7407, Longitude: -89.0633    
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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