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Welcome to Whitelaw ...

The village of Whitelaw is located in Manitowoc County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Whitelaw has a population of 738 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Whitelaw.

Whitelaw is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Whitelaw: (920) & (274)<4>

The ZIP code for Whitelaw: 54247<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Whitelaw had an population of 738 people. This is a decrease of 2.51% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.1% since the 2000 Census).

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 (which had a count of 730 people).

More information can be found on the Census 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.

Communities near Whitelaw ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Whitelaw.

  • Manitowoc [Manitowoc County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manitowoc
    • Manitowoc [Manitowoc County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Whitelaw
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,359 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manitowoc
  • Two Rivers [Manitowoc County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Two Rivers
    • Two Rivers [Manitowoc County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Whitelaw
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,973 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Two Rivers
  • Chilton [Calumet County]
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    • Chilton [Calumet County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Whitelaw
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,868 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilton
  • Kiel [Manitowoc County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kiel
    • Kiel [Manitowoc County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Whitelaw
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,799 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kiel
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Holstein [Calumet County]
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      • New Holstein [Calumet County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Whitelaw
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,105 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Holstein have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Holstein
    • Brillion [Calumet County]
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      • Brillion [Calumet County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Whitelaw
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,079 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brillion have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brillion
    • Denmark [Brown County]
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      • Denmark [Brown County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Whitelaw
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,271 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Denmark
    • Cleveland [Manitowoc County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cleveland
      • Cleveland [Manitowoc County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Whitelaw
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,456 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland
    • Mishicot [Manitowoc County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mishicot
      • Mishicot [Manitowoc County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Whitelaw
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,389 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mishicot have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mishicot
    • Reedsville [Manitowoc County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reedsville
      • Reedsville [Manitowoc County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the west of Whitelaw
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,143 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reedsville

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Whitelaw. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Whitelaw.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Whitelaw.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Whitelaw. See our Newspapers Page for Whitelaw.

Adding Whitelaw to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Whitelaw in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Whitelaw was on a map titled Road Map for Wisconsin (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Whitelaw on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Manitowoc County

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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: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Manitowoc, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Whitelaw.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Whitelaw - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).
<5>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).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Whitelaw) 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 Whitelaw. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WhitelawOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whitelaw. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1446, Longitude: -87.8216    
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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