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Welcome to Whitewater ...

The Town of Whitewater is located in Walworth County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Whitewater has a population of 1,479 people<1> (see below for details).

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

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Whitewater had a population of 1,471 people. This makes Whitewater the county's 26th most populous community.

The population of Whitewater represents 0.03% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 595th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,471 people, the population of Whitewater increased 5.15% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,399 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Whitewater had an population of 1,479 people. This is an increase of 0.54% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.72% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Whitewater ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Whitewater and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Delavan   [Map]   5,317   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Delavan   [Map]   8,356   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Edgerton   [Map]   5,579   W   18 miles [29 km]
Elkhorn   [Map]   9,953   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fort Atkinson   [Map]   12,482   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Janesville   [Map]   64,359   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

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 Whitewater. 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 Whitewater. 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 Whitewater.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whitewater ...

Looking for more information about Whitewater? 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 Whitewater? 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 Whitewater, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Whitewater.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Walworth County: www.co.walworth.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 Whitewater.

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Whitewater. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Whitewater) 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 Whitewater. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Whitewater

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whitewater. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7972, Longitude: -88.7057     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Whitewater have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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