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Town of Tomah, Wisconsin

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The location of Town of Tomah

Welcome to Tomah ...

The Town of Tomah is located in Monroe County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Tomah has a population of 1,448 people<2> (see below for details).

Tomah is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Tomah is located in the (608) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Tomah had a population of 1,400 people. This makes Tomah the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Tomah represents 0.02% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 630th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,400 people, the population of Tomah increased 17.25% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,194 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Tomah had an population of 1,448 people. This is an increase of 3.43% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 21.27% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Tomah ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Tomah and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Angelo   [Map]   1,352   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Byron   [Map]   1,336   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cashton   [Map]   1,103   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Elroy   [Map]   1,365   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
La Grange   [Map]   2,014   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Leon   [Map]   1,128   W   18 miles [29 km]

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

See 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 Tomah. 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 Tomah. 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 Tomah.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tomah ...

Looking for more information about Tomah? 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 Tomah? 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 Tomah, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Tomah.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tomah. 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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tomah.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tomah - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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- Tomah) 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 Tomah. 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 Tomah

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tomah. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9369, Longitude: -90.4965     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tomah have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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