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1890 Communities Near West Milwaukee ...

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

If it applies, we indicate whether a community no longer exists and is now historic.<1>

While we didn't find West Milwaukee in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of West Milwaukee.

Brookfield   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the West Northwest (WNW) from West Milwaukee
 - 1895 population of 82 people (with 38,045 people in 2017)
 - Brookfield had a post office and railroad service
 
Brown Deer   (Milwaukee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) from West Milwaukee
 - Brown Deer had a post office and railroad service
 
Calhoun   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) from West Milwaukee
 - Calhoun had a post office and railroad service
 
Duplainville   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from West Milwaukee
 - 1895 population of 41 people
 - Duplainville had a post office and railroad service
 
Durham   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from West Milwaukee
 - Durham had a post office and no railroad service
 
Elm Grove   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from West Milwaukee
 - 1895 population of 85 people (with 6,170 people in 2017)
 - Elm Grove had a post office and railroad service
 
Fussville   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from West Milwaukee
 - 1895 population of 99 people
 - Fussville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Granville   (Milwaukee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from West Milwaukee
 - 1895 population of 76 people
 - Granville had a post office and railroad service
 
Hales Corners   (Milwaukee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from West Milwaukee
 - 1895 population of 263 people (with 7,642 people in 2017)
 - Hales Corners had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kneeland   (Racine County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) from West Milwaukee
 - Kneeland had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lannon   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from West Milwaukee
 - Lannon had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marcy   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from West Milwaukee
 - 1895 population of 184 people
 - Marcy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Menomonee Falls   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from West Milwaukee
 - 1895 population of 422 people (with 37,443 people in 2017)
 - Menomonee Falls had a post office and railroad service
 
Milwaukee   (Milwaukee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) from West Milwaukee
 - 1895 population of 204,468 people (with 595,351 people in 2017)
 - Milwaukee had a post office and railroad service
 
Muskego   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from West Milwaukee
 - 1895 population of 62 people (with 24,996 people in 2017)
 - Muskego had a post office and no railroad service
 
New Berlin   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from West Milwaukee
 - New Berlin had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oak Creek   (Milwaukee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from West Milwaukee
 - 1895 population of 397 people (with 36,354 people in 2017)
 - Oak Creek had railroad service and no post office
 
Oakwood   (Milwaukee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from West Milwaukee
 - 1895 population of 117 people
 - Oakwood had a post office and railroad service
 
Prospect   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from West Milwaukee
 - 1895 population of 173 people
 - Prospect had a post office and no railroad service
 
Saint Francis   (Milwaukee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from West Milwaukee
 - Saint Francis had a post office and railroad service
 
Saint Martins   (Milwaukee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from West Milwaukee
 - Saint Martins had a post office and no railroad service
 
South Milwaukee   (Milwaukee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from West Milwaukee
 - South Milwaukee had a post office and railroad service
 
Tess Corners   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from West Milwaukee
 - 1895 population of 83 people
 - Tess Corners had a post office and no railroad service
 
Union Church   (Milwaukee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from West Milwaukee
 - Union Church had a post office and railroad service
 
Waukesha   (Waukesha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) from West Milwaukee
 - 1895 population of 6,321 people (with 72,489 people in 2017)
 - Waukesha had a post office and railroad service
 
West Granville   (Milwaukee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from West Milwaukee
 - 1895 population of 164 people
 - West Granville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Whitefish Bay   (Milwaukee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from West Milwaukee
 - Whitefish Bay had a post office and railroad service

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The official website for West Milwaukee: www.westmilwaukee.org/

The official website for Milwaukee County: www.co.milwaukee.wi.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about West Milwaukee, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from West Milwaukee. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- West Milwaukee) 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 West Milwaukee. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West Milwaukee

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Milwaukee. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0128, Longitude: -87.9701     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for West Milwaukee have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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