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Welcome to Whitewater ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Whitewater has a population of 14,870 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Whitewater.
Whitewater is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Whitewater lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The ZIP code for Whitewater: 53190<4>
Websites for Whitewater ...
Official Website: www.ci.whitewater.wi.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Whitewater had an population of 14,870 people. This is an increase of 3.34% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.66% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Whitewater had a population of 14,390 people (which is 14.08% of the total population of Walworth County). This makes Whitewater the county's most populous community.
The population of Whitewater represents 0.25% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 57th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 14,390 people, the population of Whitewater increased 7.09% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 13,437 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Whitewater.
Adding Whitewater to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Whitewater 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 Whitewater was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Whitewater on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Whitewater ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Whitewater - they are located in British Columbia, Colorado, Georgia (2), Indiana, Kansas, Manitoba, Missouri, Montana, New Mexico (2), North Carolina, Ohio and Oregon.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Whitewater.
Communities near Whitewater ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Whitewater.
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 Whitewater. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Whitewater.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Whitewater.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Whitewater. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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 ...
The official website for Whitewater: www.ci.whitewater.wi.us/
The official website for Walworth County: www.co.walworth.wi.us/
The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/
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This page was last modified: 22 Sep 2021