Jefferson, Wisconsin

city in and county seat of Jefferson County, Wisconsin

Jefferson is a city in Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States, and is its county seat. It is at the confluence of the Rock and Crawfish rivers. The population was 7,973 at the 2010 census.[4]

Jefferson, Wisconsin
Downtown Jefferson
Downtown Jefferson
Nickname(s): 
Location of Jefferson in Jefferson County, Wisconsin.
Location of Jefferson in Jefferson County, Wisconsin.
Coordinates: 43°0′11″N 88°48′28″W / 43.00306°N 88.80778°W / 43.00306; -88.80778Coordinates: 43°0′11″N 88°48′28″W / 43.00306°N 88.80778°W / 43.00306; -88.80778
Country United States
State Wisconsin
CountyJefferson
Government
 • TypeMayor - Council
 • MayorDale Oppermann
Area
 • Total6.02 sq mi (15.60 km2)
 • Land5.82 sq mi (15.07 km2)
 • Water0.21 sq mi (0.54 km2)
Elevation801 ft (244 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total7,973
 • Estimate 
(2018)
8,034
 • Density1,377.86/sq mi (532.00/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Zip Code
53549
Area code(s)920
FIPS code55-37900[3]
GNIS feature ID1567111[2]
Websitewww.jeffersonwis.com

ReferencesEdit

  1. "2017 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Mar 28, 2019.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  4. "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Jefferson city, Wisconsin". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved October 4, 2012.