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1890 Communities Near Wheatland ...

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 Wheatland in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Wheatland.

Antioch (IL)   (Lake County (IL))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 303 people (with 14,274 people in 2016)
 - Antioch had a post office and railroad service
 
Bassett   (Kenosha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Bassett had a post office and railroad service
 
Brighton   (Kenosha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 115 people (with 1,264 people in 1990)
 - Brighton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bristol   (Kenosha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 107 people (with 5,008 people in 2016)
 - Bristol had a post office and railroad service
 
Burlington   (Racine County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 2,043 people (with 10,668 people in 2016)
 - Burlington had a post office and railroad service
 
Camp Lake   (Kenosha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Wheatland
 - Camp Lake had a post office and railroad service
 
Dover   (Racine County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 63 people (with 4,095 people in 2016)
 - Dover had a post office and railroad service
 
Fox River   (Kenosha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 77 people
 - Fox River had a post office and railroad service
 
Grass Lake (IL)   (Lake County (IL))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Wheatland
 - Grass Lake had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kansasville   (Racine County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 117 people
 - Kansasville had a post office and railroad service
 
Lyons   (Walworth County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 246 people
 - Lyons had a post office and railroad service
 
New Munster   (Kenosha County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 96 people
 - New Munster had a post office and no railroad service
 
Paris   (Kenosha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 61 people
 - Paris had a post office and no railroad service
 
Richmond (IL)   (McHenry County (IL))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 415 people (with 1,897 people in 2016)
 - Richmond had a post office and railroad service
 
Rochester   (Racine County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 296 people (with 3,782 people in 2016)
 - Rochester had a post office and no railroad service
 
Salem   (Kenosha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 112 people (with 12,217 people in 2016)
 - Salem had a post office and railroad service
 
Silver Lake   (Kenosha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Wheatland
 - Silver Lake had a post office and railroad service
 
Slades Corners   (Kenosha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) from Wheatland
 - Slades Corners had a post office and no railroad service
 
Solon Mills (IL)   (McHenry County (IL))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Wheatland
 - Solon Mills had a post office and no railroad service
 
Spring Grove (IL)   (McHenry County (IL))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 82 people (with 5,674 people in 2016)
 - Spring Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Springfield   (Walworth County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 172 people
 - Springfield had a post office and railroad service
 
Twin Lakes   (Kenosha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Wheatland
 - Twin Lakes had a post office and railroad service
 
Union Grove   (Racine County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 432 people (with 4,920 people in 2016)
 - Union Grove had a post office and railroad service
 
Wheatland   (Kenosha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Wheatland
 - Wheatland had a post office and railroad service
 
Woodworth   (Kenosha County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Wheatland
 - 1895 population of 291 people
 - Woodworth had a post office and railroad service

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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 Wheatland, 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 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Wheatland. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wheatland) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wheatland. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5939, Longitude: -88.2084     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wheatland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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