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Welcome to Yellow Lake ...

Yellow Lake is located in Burnett County.

A typical abbreviation for Yellow Lake: Yellow Lk.

Yellow Lake is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for Yellow Lake: (715) & (534)<2>

Communities near Yellow Lake ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Yellow Lake and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Frederic   [Map]   1,103   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Grantsburg   [Map]   1,138   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Grantsburg   [Map]   1,293   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Jackson   [Map]   776   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Meenon   [Map]   1,167   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Siren   [Map]   944   S   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Yellow Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Yellow Lake - it's located in Mississippi.

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

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 Yellow Lake. 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 Yellow Lake. 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 Yellow Lake.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Yellow Lake:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Yellow Lake ...

Looking for more information about Yellow Lake? 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 Yellow Lake? 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 Yellow Lake, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Yellow Lake.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Burnett County: www.burnettcounty.com/gov/

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



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Yellow Lake. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Yellow Lake) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Yellow Lake. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.9366, Longitude: -92.3902     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Yellow Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Yellow Lake.

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