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Town of Wascott, Wisconsin

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Welcome to Wascott ...

The Town of Wascott is located in Douglas County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Wascott has a population of 775 people<2> (see below for details).

Wascott is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Wascott had a population of 763 people. This makes Wascott the county's 10th most populous community.

The population of Wascott represents 0.01% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1137th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 763 people, the population of Wascott increased 6.86% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 714 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Wascott had an population of 775 people. This is an increase of 1.57% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.54% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Wascott ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Wascott and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.

Community   2017
Barnes   [Map]   776   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bennett   [Map]   600   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gordon   [Map]   642   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lenroot   [Map]   1,278   E   18 miles [29 km]
Minong   [Map]   923   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Minong   [Map]   506   S   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

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 Wascott. 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 Wascott. 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 Wascott.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wascott ...

Looking for more information about Wascott? 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.

Looking for more information about Wascott? 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 Wascott, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Wascott.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wascott - 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Wascott) 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 Wascott. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Wascott

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wascott. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.2022, Longitude: -91.7988     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wascott have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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