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Welcome to Harrison ...

The Town of Harrison is located in Calumet County<1>.

The location of Harrison has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), the Town of Harrison had a population of 10,839 people.<3> (see below for details).

Harrison is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Harrison: (920) & (274)<5>

Communities Also Named Harrison ...

While we believe that this Harrison is located in Calumet County, we know of another 4 Wisconsin communities named Harrison. Those communities are located in the following counties: Grant, Lincoln, Marathon and Waupaca County.

Beyond Wisconsin, there are 5 communities that are also named Harrison - they are located in and New York.

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

Communities near Harrison ...

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

  • Appleton [Outagamie County]
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    • Appleton [Outagamie County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Harrison
    • Estimated population in 2019: 74,098 people
    • Former name for Appleton:
    • Appleton Junction
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  • Oshkosh [Winnebago County]
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    • Oshkosh [Winnebago County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Harrison
    • Estimated population in 2019: 67,004 people
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  • Neenah [Winnebago County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neenah
    • Neenah [Winnebago County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the west of Harrison
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,300 people
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  • Grand Chute [Outagamie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grand Chute
    • Grand Chute [Outagamie County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Harrison
    • Estimated population in 2019: 23,305 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Chute have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Chute
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fox Crossing [Winnebago County]
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      • Fox Crossing [Winnebago County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Harrison
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    • Menasha [Winnebago County]
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      • Menasha [Winnebago County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the west of Harrison
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,873 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Menasha have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Kaukauna [Outagamie County]
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      • Kaukauna [Outagamie County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Harrison
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,270 people
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    • Greenville [Outagamie County]
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      • Greenville [Outagamie County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Harrison
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,361 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
    • Little Chute [Outagamie County]
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      • Little Chute [Outagamie County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Harrison
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,081 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Chute have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Chute
    • Algoma [Winnebago County]
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      • Algoma [Winnebago County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Harrison
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,205 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Algoma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Algoma

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 Harrison. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Harrison.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Harrison. See our Newspapers Page for Harrison.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Wisconsin

About Calumet County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Calumet County: www.co.calumet.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 Calumet, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Harrison.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Harrison - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Harrison) 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 Harrison. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Harrison

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Harrison. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1917, Longitude: -88.3187       In this case, the coordinates for Harrison have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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