RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     
 

Whitelaw, Wisconsin

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other WI
Communities

The location of Whitelaw

Click for Interactive Map
Click here for an interactive map for Whitelaw
and the surrounding area.
 
 
 
 
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
Wisconsin
 
The Commemorative Quarter for Wisconsin

Welcome to Whitelaw ...

The village of Whitelaw is located in Manitowoc County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Whitelaw has a population of 739 people<1> (see below for details).

Whitelaw is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Whitelaw: (920) & (274)<3>

The ZIP code for Whitelaw: 54247<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Whitelaw had a population of 757 people. This makes Whitelaw the county's 25th most populous community.

The population of Whitelaw represents 0.01% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1144th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 757 people, the population of Whitelaw increased 3.7% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 730 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Whitelaw had an population of 739 people. This is a decrease of 2.38% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.23% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Whitelaw ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<5>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Brillion   [Map]   3,127   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Chilton   [Map]   3,828   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Denmark   [Map]   2,210   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Kiel   [Map]   3,700   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Kossuth   [Map]   2,053   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Manitowoc   [Map]   32,936   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Whitelaw ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Whitelaw - they are located in Alberta, Kansas and New York.

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

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 Whitelaw. 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 Whitelaw. 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 Whitelaw.

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

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) Whitelaw. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...



Visit our Community Index for Wisconsin

About Manitowoc County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Manitowoc County: www.co.manitowoc.wi.us/

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



Footnotes ...

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

- Return to Citation

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

- Return to Citation

<3>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Whitelaw.

- Return to Citation

<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Whitelaw). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Whitelaw or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

- Return to Citation

<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Whitelaw. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Whitelaw) 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 Whitelaw. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Whitelaw

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whitelaw. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1446, Longitude: -87.8216     [Map].

- Return to Citation

<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

- Return to Citation


For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Whitelaw.