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Wild Rose, Wisconsin
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Welcome to Wild Rose ...

The village of Wild Rose is located in Waushara County.

The location of Wild Rose has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Wild Rose has a population of 703 people<2> (see below for details).

Wild Rose is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wild Rose had a population of 725 people. This makes Wild Rose the county's 16th most populous community.

The population of Wild Rose represents 0.01% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1176th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 725 people, the population of Wild Rose decreased 5.23% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 765 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Wild Rose had an population of 703 people. This is a decrease of 3.03% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.1% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Wild Rose.

Communities near Wild Rose ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017
Dayton   [Map]   2,697   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Farmington   [Map]   3,934   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lanark   [Map]   1,551   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Leon   [Map]   1,444   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lind   [Map]   1,585   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Marion   [Map]   2,046   S   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Wild Rose ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Wisconsin communities named Wild Rose: This one is located in Waushara County and the other is located in Richland County.

Beyond Wisconsin, there are 5 communities that are also named Wild Rose - they are located in Florida, Kansas, Montana and Saskatchewan.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wild Rose. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wild Rose. 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 Wild Rose.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wild Rose.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wild Rose - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Wild Rose) 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 Wild Rose. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wild Rose

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wild Rose. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1764, Longitude: -89.2482     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wild Rose have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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