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Welcome to Vesper ...

The village of Vesper is located in Wood County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Vesper has a population of 554 people<1> (see below for details).

Vesper is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Vesper: (715) and (534)<3>

The ZIP code for Vesper: 54489<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Vesper had a population of 584 people. This makes Vesper the county's 25th most populous community.

The population of Vesper represents 0.01% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1344th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 584 people, the population of Vesper increased 7.95% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 541 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Vesper had an population of 554 people. This is a decrease of 5.14% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.4% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Vesper ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<5>.

Community   2016
Grand Rapids   [Map]   7,427   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Grant   [Map]   1,948   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Marshfield   [Map]   18,467   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
McMillan   [Map]   2,102   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Nekoosa   [Map]   2,443   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Plover   [Map]   1,729   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Vesper ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Vesper - they are located in Kansas, Michigan, New York (2), Oregon and Saskatchewan.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Vesper.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Vesper. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Vesper. 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 Vesper.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

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If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Vesper.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Vesper - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Vesper.

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<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 Vesper). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Vesper or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Vesper. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Vesper) 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 Vesper. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Vesper

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vesper. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.4811, Longitude: -89.9674     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Vesper have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Vesper.