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Winneconne, Wisconsin

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Located in: Winnebago County (see below)

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

Telephone Area Codes: (274)<1>, (920)

ZIP Code: 54986<2>

Elevation: 750 feet [228.6 m] above sea level<3>

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


2016:<4>     2,435   (2.18% increase since 2010)  
2010:     2,383   (0.75% decrease since 2000)
2000:     2,401

Total Area:<5>   1.95 sq. miles [5.1 km²]   - of which 21.7% is water (0.42 sq. miles [1.1 km²])

Housing Units:<6>   1,198

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<7>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Winneconne. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1119, Longitude: -88.7121     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Winneconne have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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Lat:   44° 6' 42"
Lon:   -88° 42' 43"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<8>   Omro

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Winneconne

GNIS ID:   1584457
FIPS State / Place Code:   55 / 87900

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

About Winnebago County

The village of Oshkosh is the County Seat for Winnebago County.

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


2016:     169,886   (1.73% increase since 2010)  
2010:     166,994   (6.53% increase since 2000)
2000:     156,763

Total Area:   578 sq. miles [1,498.5 km²]   - of which 24.9% is water (144.1 sq. miles [373.2 km²])

Housing Units:   73,329

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Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Winnebago

GNIS ID:   1581129
FIPS State / County Code:   55 / 139

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

About Wisconsin

From the US Census


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

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Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Wisconsin

GNIS ID:   1779806
FIPS State:   55

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Winneconne.

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<2>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 Winneconne). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Winneconne or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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

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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 Winneconne. 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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<7>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Winneconne, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<8>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Winneconne.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Winneconne.