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Welcome to Vesper ...

The village of Vesper is located in Wood County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Vesper has a population of 558 people<2> (see below for details).

Vesper is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Vesper: (715) and (534)<4>

The ZIP code for Vesper: 54489<5>

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 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 2017 Census Estimates, Vesper had an population of 558 people. This is a decrease of 4.45% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.14% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Vesper ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Vesper and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.

Community   2017
Grand Rapids   [Map]   7,417   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Grant   [Map]   1,953   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Marshfield   [Map]   18,405   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
McMillan   [Map]   2,107   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Nekoosa   [Map]   2,429   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Port Edwards   [Map]   1,778   SE   11 miles [17.7 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 for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Vesper. 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 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:

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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<3>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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<4>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).

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<5>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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<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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 for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Vesper

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vesper. The point we use 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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