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Town of Watterstown, Wisconsin

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The location of Town of Watterstown

Welcome to Watterstown ...

The Town of Watterstown is located in Grant County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Watterstown has a population of 337 people<2> (see below for details).

Watterstown is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Watterstown: (608)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Watterstown had a population of 330 people. This makes Watterstown the county's 44th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 330 people, the population of Watterstown decreased 8.84% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 362 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Watterstown had an population of 337 people. This is an increase of 2.12% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.91% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Watterstown ...

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 Watterstown and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Boscobel   [Map]   3,120   W   5 miles [8 km]
Buena Vista   [Map]   1,834   E   18 miles [29 km]
Clayton   [Map]   914   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fennimore   [Map]   2,482   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Highland   [Map]   769   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Highland   [Map]   835   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

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 Watterstown. 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 Watterstown. 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 Watterstown.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Watterstown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Watterstown. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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The official website for State of Wisconsin:

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 Watterstown.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Watterstown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Watterstown) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Watterstown. 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 Town of Watterstown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Watterstown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.1619, Longitude: -90.5993     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Watterstown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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