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York Center, Wisconsin

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Welcome to York Center ...

York Center is located in Dane County.

A typical abbreviation for York Center: York Ctr. (or less commonly used: York Cen., York Cent. or York Cntr.)

York Center is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

York Center is located in the (608) area code.

Communities near York Center ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from York Center and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Beaver Dam   [Map]   16,476   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cottage Grove   [Map]   6,996   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
DeForest   [Map]   9,690   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Madison   [Map]   252,551   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
McFarland   [Map]   8,320   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Monona   [Map]   8,179   SW   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named York Center ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named York Center - they are located in Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, New York and Ohio (2).

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

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 York Center. 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 York Center. 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 York Center.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for York Center:

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) York Center. 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 York Center. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in York Center. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- York Center) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in York Center. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2392, Longitude: -89.0704     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for York Center have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for York Center.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for York Center.