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Welcome to Wheeler ...

The village of Wheeler is located in Dunn County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Wheeler has a population of 336 people<1> (see below for details).

Wheeler is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Wheeler: (715) & (534)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wheeler had a population of 348 people. This makes Wheeler the county's 27th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 348 people, the population of Wheeler increased 9.78% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 317 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Wheeler had an population of 336 people. This is a decrease of 3.45% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.99% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Wheeler ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Wheeler and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2017
Colfax   [Map]   1,221   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Dunn   [Map]   1,566   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Elk Mound   [Map]   1,882   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Menomonie   [Map]   3,450   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Menomonie   [Map]   16,429   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Red Cedar   [Map]   2,152   S   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Wheeler ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 37 communities that are also named Wheeler - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Colorado (4), Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Texas (2), Virginia, Washington and West Virginia (2).

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

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 Wheeler. 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 Wheeler. 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 Wheeler.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wheeler ...

Looking for more information about Wheeler? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Wheeler? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Wheeler, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Wheeler.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Wheeler. 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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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Wisconsin

About Dunn County

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wheeler.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wheeler - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Wheeler. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wheeler) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Wheeler. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wheeler

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wheeler. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.0436, Longitude: -91.9057     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wheeler have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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