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Located in: Rock County (see below)

Typical Abbreviation: Victory Hts.

Time Zone: Victory Heights lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Elevation: 850 feet [259.08 m] above sea level<1>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<2>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Victory Heights. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5428, Longitude: -89.0907     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Victory Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   42° 32' 34"
Lon:   -89° 5' 26"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<3>   Beloit

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Victory Heights

GNIS ID:   1576085
FIPS State / Place Code:   55 / 82735

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Victory Heights)


About Rock County

The community of Janesville is the County Seat for Rock County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Rock)

Population

2016:<4>     161,620   (0.8% increase since 2010)  
2010:     160,331   (5.27% increase since 2000)
2000:     152,307

Total Area:<5>   726 sq. miles [1,880.6 km²]   - of which 1.1% is water (7.96 sq. miles [20.6 km²])

Housing Units:<6>   68,422

Official Website:   www.co.rock.wi.us/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Rock

GNIS ID:   1581113
FIPS State / County Code:   55 / 105

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Victory Heights)


About Wisconsin

From the US Census

Population

2016:     5,778,708   (1.61% increase since 2010)  
2010:     5,686,986   (6.03% increase since 2000)
2000:     5,363,675

Websites for State of Wisconsin

Official Website:   www.wisconsin.gov/
Tourism:   www.travelwisconsin.com/
Parks:   dnr.wi.gov/topic/parks/
Fishing:   dnr.wi.gov/topic/Fishing/
Hunting:   dnr.wi.gov/topic/hunt/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Wisconsin

GNIS ID:   1779806
FIPS State:   55

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Victory Heights)

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The official website for Rock County: www.co.rock.wi.us/

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Victory Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Victory Heights, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<3>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Victory Heights.

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<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2016.

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<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Victory Heights. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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