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Located in: Dane County (see below)

Time Zone: Wingra Park lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Telephone Area Code: (608)

Elevation: 900 feet [274.32 m] above sea level<1>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<2>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Wingra Park. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0628, Longitude: -89.4165     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wingra Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   43° 3' 46"
Lon:   -89° 24' 59"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<3>   Madison West

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Wingra Park

GNIS ID:   1842767
FIPS State / Place Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Wingra Park)


About Dane County

The community of Madison is the County Seat for Dane County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Dane)

Population

2016:<4>     531,273   (8.85% increase since 2010)  
2010:     488,073   (14.43% increase since 2000)
2000:     426,526

Total Area:<5>   1,238 sq. miles [3,207 km²]   - of which 3.31% is water (41.01 sq. miles [106.2 km²])

Housing Units:<6>   216,022

Official Website:   www.co.dane.wi.us/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Dane

GNIS ID:   1581072
FIPS State / County Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Wingra Park)


About Wisconsin

From the US Census

Population

2016:     5,778,708   (1.61% increase since 2010)  
2010:     5,686,986   (6.03% increase since 2000)
2000:     5,363,675

Websites for State of Wisconsin

Official Website:   www.wisconsin.gov/
Tourism:   www.travelwisconsin.com/
Parks:   dnr.wi.gov/topic/parks/
Fishing:   dnr.wi.gov/topic/Fishing/
Hunting:   dnr.wi.gov/topic/hunt/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Wisconsin

GNIS ID:   1779806
FIPS State:   55

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Wingra Park)

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The official website for Dane County: www.co.dane.wi.us/

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wingra Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Wingra Park, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<3>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Wingra Park.

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<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2016.

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<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Wingra Park. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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