Plainfield Wisconsin Profile and Resource Guide, City or community of Plainfield, Wisconsin Facts, Information, Relocation, Real Estate, Advertising
      		        KEY TO THE CITY - USA City Directory Top USA City Resource Guide 

Home

US Facts

Footsteps of
History

It Happened Here

Mottos, Slogans
and Nicknames

Noted Notables

Search


Welcome To KEY TO THE CITY's Page For

Plainfield

Waushara County,

Wisconsin

Zip Code


The Wisconsin state capital is Madison.


What would you like to know about Plainfield

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

Plainfield historical events.




Zip Codes

54966

Return to Index

Statistics & Facts

The population of Plainfield is approximately 839 (1990), 862 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 370 (1990), 315 (2010).

The amount of land area in Plainfield is 3.361 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Plainfield to Washington DC is 776 miles. The distance to the Wisconsin state capital is 78 miles. (as the crow flies)
Plainfield is positioned 44.21 degrees north of the equator and 89.49 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Return to Index

Location

Plainfield location: in central Wisconsin, 21 miles southeast of Wisconsin Rapids.

Return to Index

History & History Related Items

Plainfield history:

The first settler in 1848 was William N. Kelly from New York State and thesite was called Norwich. Elija C. Waterman came the following year andlaid out a village. He offered free lots to settlers if they would build andlive on them. A grist mill, a saw mill, and a general store were soonadded. When the post office was established, Mr. Waterman was appointed as the first postmaster and officially changed the name to honor his earlierhome in Plainfield, Vermont.
Return to Index


Contribute information free for this community or any other community in the USA

Be sure to include the name of the community and its state when contacting Key to the City as you are NOT directly contacting this community.

Learn how to advertise on Key to the City

Choose a new community in the state of Wisconsin

To go to a new state, choose the States page
To choose another state, go to the State page.
Return to the Top USA City Directory and US City Resource Guide - Key to the City

Thanks for visiting Key to the City. Come back again! We'll leave the light on for you!

The information on Key to the City is from multiple sources including government, commerce, libraries, individuals and organizations. There is no guarantee of the accuracy or timeliness of the information presented on these pages, therefore, please use at your own risk.

Search Key to the City
Custom Search
or Search anywhere on the Web
Custom Search