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Welcome to Tomahawk ...
The city of Tomahawk is located in Lincoln County.
The location of Tomahawk has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Tomahawk has a population of 3,178 people<2> (see below for details).
Tomahawk is 1,450 feet [442 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Tomahawk lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Tomahawk: (715) and (534)<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Tomahawk had a population of 3,397 people (which is 11.82% of the total population of Lincoln County). This makes Tomahawk the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Tomahawk represents 0.06% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 261st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,397 people, the population of Tomahawk decreased 9.89% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,770 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Tomahawk had an population of 3,178 people. This is a decrease of 6.45% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.7% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Tomahawk.
Communities near Tomahawk ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Tomahawk and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Tomahawk.
Communities Also Named Tomahawk ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Tomahawk - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Dakota, Virginia and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Tomahawk.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
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Websites for Tomahawk ...
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This page was last modified: 04 Jan 2019