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Wisconsin Dam, Wisconsin

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Census Data for Wisconsin Dam ...

Although we found mention of Wisconsin Dam during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Over time, we expect to discover additional information that will be added to our Gazetteer.

One piece of information that we would especially like to find is the location (ie- GPS coordinates) of Wisconsin Dam. If you can help us locate Wisconsin Dam, please Contact Us.

As far as we can tell, Wisconsin Dam has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

Lincoln County ...

Wisconsin Dam is located in Lincoln County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Lincoln County.

Miscellaneous Information for Wisconsin Dam ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has referenced one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Lincoln County or the community of Wisconsin Dam:

The FIPS Codes ...

An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):

State Code: 55 (Wisconsin)

County Code: 069 (Lincoln County)

Place Code: 88125 (Wisconsin Dam)

State & County Code: 55/069 (Wisconsin / Lincoln County)

State & Place Code: 55/88125 (Wisconsin / Wisconsin Dam)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Wisconsin Dam is located in Census Region #2 (the Midwest Region) and Division #3 (the East North-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Wisconsin Dam.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Wisconsin

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lincoln County:

The official website for State of Wisconsin:

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past Wisconsin Dam and then turned west". While Wisconsin Dam could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Wisconsin Dam as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. The community might still exist or it might have existed for just a short period of time. Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, families in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc.

Also keep in mind that Wisconsin Dam could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community.

Since confusion between counties is common, we searched and weren't able to find another Wisconsin community named Wisconsin Dam.

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