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Welcome to Viroqua ...
The location of Viroqua has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Viroqua has a population of 4,409 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Viroqua.
Viroqua is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Viroqua lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Viroqua: (608)
Websites for Viroqua ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.viroqua-wisconsin.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Viroqua, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Viroqua had an population of 4,409 people. This is an increase of 1.08% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.71% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Viroqua had a population of 4,362 people (which is 14.65% of the total population of Vernon County). This makes Viroqua the county's most populous community.
The population of Viroqua represents 0.08% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 199th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,362 people, the population of Viroqua has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,335 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Viroqua.
Communities Also Named Viroqua ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Viroqua - it's located in Kansas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Viroqua.
Communities near Viroqua ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Viroqua.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Viroqua. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Viroqua.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Viroqua. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Viroqua.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Viroqua. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Viroqua.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Viroqua ...
Looking for more information about Viroqua? 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 Viroqua, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Viroqua.
Adding Viroqua to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Viroqua in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Viroqua was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Viroqua on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Wisconsin (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Viroqua on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Viroqua. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022