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Welcome to Wauzeka ...

The village of Wauzeka is located in Crawford County<1>.

The location of Wauzeka has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Wauzeka has a population of 739 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Wauzeka.

Wauzeka is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Wauzeka is located in the (608) area code.

The ZIP code for Wauzeka: 53826<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wauzeka had an population of 739 people. This is an increase of 3.94% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.78% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wauzeka had a population of 711 people. This makes Wauzeka the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Wauzeka represents 0.01% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1195th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 711 people, the population of Wauzeka decreased 7.42% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 768 people).

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

Communities near Wauzeka ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wauzeka.

  • Prairie du Chien [Crawford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prairie du Chien
    • Prairie du Chien [Crawford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Wauzeka
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,531 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prairie du Chien
  • Lancaster [Grant County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lancaster
    • Lancaster [Grant County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Wauzeka
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,700 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lancaster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
  • Boscobel [Grant County]
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    • Boscobel [Grant County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the east of Wauzeka
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,134 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boscobel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boscobel
  • Fennimore [Grant County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fennimore
    • Fennimore [Grant County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Wauzeka
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,469 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fennimore
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • McGregor [Clayton County]
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      • McGregor [Clayton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Wauzeka
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 826 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McGregor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McGregor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McGregor<7>
    • Bloomington [Grant County]
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      • Bloomington [Grant County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Wauzeka
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 702 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomington
    • Gays Mills [Crawford County]
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      • Gays Mills [Crawford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Wauzeka
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 504 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gays Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gays Mills
    • Marquette [Clayton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marquette
      • Marquette [Clayton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the west of Wauzeka
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 448 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marquette
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marquette<7>
    • Blue River [Grant County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blue River
      • Blue River [Grant County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Wauzeka
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 418 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blue River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blue River
    • Eastman [Crawford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eastman
      • Eastman [Crawford County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Wauzeka
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 404 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eastman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eastman

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 Wauzeka. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wauzeka.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wauzeka. 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 Wauzeka.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wauzeka. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Wauzeka.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wauzeka ...

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

Adding Wauzeka to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Wauzeka 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 Wauzeka was on a map titled Road Map for Wisconsin (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Wauzeka on our Genealogy Page.

Mentions & References for Wauzeka

Communities in Wisconsin

About Crawford County

About Wisconsin

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

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Crawford, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wauzeka.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wauzeka - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Wauzeka). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Wauzeka or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 from Point A (ie- Wauzeka) 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 Wauzeka. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WauzekaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wauzeka. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0844, Longitude: -90.8957       In this case, the coordinates for Wauzeka have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.

 

 

 

 

 


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