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Town of Wolf River, Wisconsin
(Langlade County)

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Welcome to Wolf River ...

The Town of Wolf River is located in Langlade County.

A typical abbreviation for Wolf River: Wolf Riv.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, the Town of Wolf River has a population of 718 people<1> (see below for details).

Wolf River is 1,440 feet [439 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Wolf River: (715) and (534)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Wolf River had a population of 731 people. This makes Wolf River the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Wolf River represents 0.01% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1166th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 731 people, the population of Wolf River decreased 14.6% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 856 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Wolf River had an population of 718 people. This is a decrease of 1.78% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.12% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Wolf River.

Communities near Wolf River ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Antigo   [Map]   1,367   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lakewood   [Map]   821   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Menominee   [Map]   4,533   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mountain   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Nashville   [Map]   1,034   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Neva   [Map]   876   W   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Wolf River ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Wisconsin communities named Wolf River: This one is located in Langlade County and the other is located in Winnebago County.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wolf River. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wolf River. 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 Wolf River.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Wolf River:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wolf River ...

Looking for more information about Wolf River? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Wolf River? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Wolf River, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Wolf River.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Wolf River. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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

The official website for Langlade County: www.co.langlade.wi.us/

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



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wolf River - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Wolf River.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Wolf River. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Wolf River) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Wolf River. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Wolf River

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wolf River. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.2450, Longitude: -88.7348     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wolf River have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Wolf River.