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Welcome to Wells ...

Wells is primarily located in Calumet County. A portion of Wells extends into Manitowoc County.

Wells is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Wells: (920) and (274)<2>

Communities near Wells ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Wells and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Buchanan   [Map]   7,149   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Chilton   [Map]   3,814   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Combined Locks   [Map]   3,588   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Harrison   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Kaukauna   [Map]   16,086   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Kiel   [Map]   3,772   S   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Wells ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 42 communities that are also named Wells - they are located in Alaska, British Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (3), Maine, Michigan (5), Minnesota, Mississippi (3), Missouri, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Mexico, New York (2), North Dakota, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah, Vermont, Virginia (2), Washington and West Virginia.

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

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 Wells. 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 Wells. 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 Wells.

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

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

The official website for Calumet County: www.co.calumet.wi.us/

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



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Wells. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wells) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wells. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.0955, Longitude: -88.0434     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wells have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wells.

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