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Wayne, Wisconsin

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Welcome to Wayne ...

Wayne is located in Washington County.

Wayne is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Wayne lies within the (262) area code.

Communities near Wayne ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Wayne and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Fond du Lac   [Map]   42,951   N   18 miles [29 km]
Hartford   [Map]   14,605   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Jackson   [Map]   6,933   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mayville   [Map]   4,941   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Richfield   [Map]   11,622   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Richfield   [Map]   ---   S   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Wayne ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Wayne - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arizona, California, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri (2), Montana (2), Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Washington and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Wayne.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wayne. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wayne. 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 Wayne.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Wayne. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Wayne. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wayne) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wayne. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.5142, Longitude: -88.3215     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wayne have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wayne.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Wayne.