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Welcome to Wittenberg ...

The village of Wittenberg is located in Shawano County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Wittenberg has a population of 988 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Wittenberg.

Wittenberg is 1,170 feet [357 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The ZIP codes for Wittenberg: 54432, 54499<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wittenberg had an population of 988 people. This is a decrease of 8.6% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 918.56% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wittenberg had a population of 1,081 people. This makes Wittenberg the county's 10th most populous community.

The population of Wittenberg represents 0.02% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 812nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,081 people, the population of Wittenberg increased 1,014.43% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 97 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Wittenberg.

Communities Also Named Wittenberg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Wittenberg - they are located in Missouri, New York, Pennsylvania and South Dakota.

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

Communities near Wittenberg ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wittenberg.

  • Weston [Marathon County]
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    • Weston [Marathon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Wittenberg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,165 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weston have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Sharon [Portage County]
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    • Sharon [Portage County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Wittenberg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,045 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sharon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Ringle [Marathon County]
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    • Ringle [Marathon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Wittenberg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,743 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ringle have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Rolling [Langlade County]
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    • Rolling [Langlade County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Wittenberg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,474 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rolling have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Reid [Marathon County]
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      • Reid [Marathon County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Wittenberg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,289 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reid have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Marion [Waupaca County]
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      • Marion [Waupaca County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Wittenberg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,167 people
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    • Easton [Marathon County]
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      • Easton [Marathon County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Wittenberg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,130 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Easton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bevent [Marathon County]
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      • Bevent [Marathon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Wittenberg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,111 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bevent have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Norrie [Marathon County]
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      • Norrie [Marathon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Wittenberg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 997 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norrie have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Grant [Shawano County]
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      • Grant [Shawano County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Wittenberg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 977 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grant have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Wittenberg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wittenberg.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wittenberg. 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 Wittenberg.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wittenberg. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Wittenberg.

Adding Wittenberg to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Wittenberg 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 Wittenberg was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Wittenberg on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wittenberg. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Shawano County: www.co.shawano.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Shawano, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wittenberg.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wittenberg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Wittenberg). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Wittenberg or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Wittenberg) 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 Wittenberg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WittenbergOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wittenberg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.8267, Longitude: -89.1662    
<6>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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