Adams County Wisconsin Communities
Cities Towns & Villages
City of Adams, Wisconsin 53910 is located in Adams Township, Adams County on State Highway 13 right between Wisconsin Rapids and Wisconsin Dells. It’s considered a city. Adams is more commonly known as Adams/Friendship because the City of Adams touches the Village of Friendship, integrating utilities, school systems and services. But Friendship Village offers the local Airport, Hospital, Sandy Beach for Swimming, Sledding hill at the Park and the Golf Course. The view of Friendship Mound is best seen right on main street where you will find several family owned businesses. There are several mid to large fishing lakes within 15 minutes including, Friendship Lake, Arkdale Lake, Big Roche-A-Cri Lake, Easton Lake, Patrick Lake, Lake Camelot, Twin Lake, Lake Arrowhead, Lake Sherwood, Castle Rock Lake ( 4th Largest Lake in Wisconsin ), Lake Petenwell, Wisconsin’s 2nd largest inland body of water. Just north of the city of Adams is Friendship Lake, Friendship Park, Friendship Mound and Roche-A-Cri State Park featuring Roche-A-Cri Mound, the steepest in the state that has 303 steps to the top. Once at the top, there is a platform that gives you a view of the whole surrounding area.
Adams WI 53910 - https://thelandman.net/adams-wi-53910.html
Arkdale, Wisconsin 54613 is located in Strongs Prairie Township, Adams County on State Highway 21 between Tomah and Wautoma. It's between I-90/I-94 & I-39/51 interstates. Arkdale is an unincorporated town with about 150 people. There is a post office, bar / grill, church, fire station and park with Arkdale Lake as the towns highlight. The Arkdale area is known for its farm fields, a recreational area and vacationers. Arkdale Lake is surrounded by a subdivision called Arkdale Shores which consists of both full time and part time vacation homes. State Hwy 21 cuts through Arkdale and continues west between Lake Petenwell to the north, "Wisconsin’s 2nd largest inland body of water" and Castle Rock Lake to the south. "WI’s 4th largest inland body of water.
Arkdale WI 54613 - https://thelandman.net/arkdale-wi-54613.html
Bancroft, Wisconsin 54921 is located mostly in Almond Township of Portage County on Cty W right by I-39 /51 between Plainfield and Plover just northwest of Almond. It’s unincorporated and mostly consists of full time residents who work in the area. West of the interstate is mostly wetlands right by the interstate are large farm fields. To the east of I-39 are mostly large farm fields with a couple large batches of wooded land. Just south is a named rock formation called “The Ledge” and it is PRIVATELY OWNED not open to the public. Bancroft WI 54921 – Post Office is based in Portage County but also services a tiny strip in Adams County all in Leola Township and a tiny part of Plainfield Township in Waushara County as well.
Bancroft WI 54921 - https://thelandman.net/bancroft-wi.html
Big Flats, Wisconsin Big Flats, WI is located by the intersection of State Highway 13 & County Road C in Big Flats Township and it features the Big Flats Fire Station. This area has a mix of woods, and large farm fields with a combination of full time and vacation homes. Unfortunately it is also known for two tornados: a F3 on August 27th 1994 and a F1 on April 10th 2011 - https://adams-wi.com/april-10-2011-tornado.html plus a major wildfire. https://thelandman.net/Wild_Fire.htm On May 5th 2005 just south of Big Flats one of Wisconsin’s worst manmade fires started just east of Cottonville, WI about 1 mile away from Big Roche-A-Cri Lake. This fire spread rapidly, move on a north east path which burned over 6 miles long and about 1.5 miles wide at the widest point. You can find a billboard with information about the Cottonville Fire at the Big Flats Fire Station.
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Big Springs, WI is located in New Haven Township on Big Spring Lake close to Mason Lake. It’s a small group of homes along Big Springs Creek.
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Briggsville, Wisconsin 53920 is located in Township of Douglas in Marquette County. It is positioned in the southwest corner of the county right by Columbia County to the south and Adams County to the west. It's on state road 23 and is crossed by County Road A, X & AA. It's just west of I-39 /51 between Wisconsin Dells, Portage and Oxford. Briggsville is considered an unincorporated community and is home to many full time residents who work in the area. Because of Mason Lake it is a popular recreational area with a couple lakes, trout streams and public lands. Mason Lake is an 855 acre fishing lake and it’s one of Adams County’s larger fishing lakes, but it’s not really a skiable lake due to the stump fields and overall depth being only 7 ft. and a max depth of 9 ft. deep. Briggsville has an attractive travel time from the larger cities; Chicago, Milwaukee, Madison, Minneapolis to name a few.
Briggsville WI 53920 - https://thelandman.net/briggsville-wi.html
Brooks, WI is located at the intersection of County Road A & G in New Chester Township close to the Upper Neenah Creek State Fishery Area. Brook is a small community of mostly full time homes with a church and a bar / grill with a railroad on the eastside. This area is mostly farms, woods and wetlands.
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Brookside, WI is located on State Highway 13 just north of Easton in Easton Township. Brookside doesn’t show up on most maps because it only consists of a few homes and one commercial building that was once a repair shop along Risk Creek & Fairbanks Creek.
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Coloma, Wisconsin 54930 is located in the Coloma Township of Waushara County on State Highway 21 right by the I-39 / 51 interstate. The town is relatively small with a couple gas stations and small business but features Coloma Park with a playground and regular events including the annual Chicken Chew! Around the town are several recreational lakes including Wood, Pleasant and Mecan Lake which is the head waters for Mecan River, a well-known Trout Stream.
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Cottonville, WI is located on Big Roche-A-Cri Lake off of State Highway 13 in Preston Township. This area is a mix of full time lakehouses and vacation getaway homes on and off water. There’s a couple commercial properties on the state highway, a boat storage which had to be rebuilt after being damage from the April 10th 2011 F1 tornado plus and old gas station convenient store that is no longer operation.
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Davis Corners, WI is located a little southwest of the main intersection of State Highway 82 & 13 in Jackson Township. Davis Corners consists of 6th Ave, 5th ln, Freedom Ln, 6th Dr. and 6th Ct which is a farming community. There is a church, cemetery and an old grainer that serves the area.
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Easton, WI is located on Easton Lake in Easton Township and this is where the town hall is placed. This area is a mix of full time homes, farms, woods and waterfront vacation properties with a commercial property on the west end of the lake.
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Friendship, Wisconsin 53934 is located near the Township of Adams in Adams County on State Highway 13 right between Wisconsin Rapids and Wisconsin Dells. It’s considered a village. It features the area hospital, airport, swimming beach, county seat and Friendship mound that overlooks the village. Just north of town is Friendship Lake, Friendship Park, Friendship Mound and Roche-A-Cri State Park featuring Roche-A-Cri Mound, the steepest in the state that has 303 steps to the top. Once at the top, there is a platform that gives you a view of the whole surrounding area.
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Grand Marsh, Wisconsin, zipcode 53936 is located in the northeast corner of New Chester Township. It is right by Easton, Adams and Lincoln Townships of Adams County on County Road E & B between Westfield & Adams-Friendship. The town is considered to be unincorporated. Grand Marsh is mostly known for the original Grand Marsh State Bank, the annual Corn N’ Tator Fest and most recently, the New Chester Dairy. The town is small and has a railroad running through it with access by a county road. There is a post office, bank, bar / grill, gas station, elementary school and 80 acres of Adams-Friendship School District land with access off of 6th Ave. The area does have a few lakes and creeks including Patrick Lake, Risk Creek, McGinnis Lake, Neenah Creek trout stream and Campbell Creek, to name a few. Not too far away are some areas open to the public for hunting and fishing including; New Chester Waterfowl Production Area, Lawrence Creek State Natural Area and Lawrence Creek State Fish & Wildlife Area.
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Hancock, Wisconsin 54943 is located in Township of Hancock in Waushara County. It's on County Road V right on I-39/51 and the other main arteries for the area are County Road FF & GG. It's just west of the interstate between Plainfield and Coloma. Hancock is considered a village and is home to many full time residents who work in the area. It is also a popular semi recreational area with a couple lakes, streams and Greenwood State Wildlife Refuge with the Ice Age Trail system running through it. The village features limited shopping, School, Post Office, Banks, LIGHT Shopping, Church, Bar, Cafe, Gas Station, Restaurant, Bait Shop, fields, community plus some lakes within minutes and more… You will find a good amount of Wildlife and many fishing lakes and Public Land due to the Greenwood Wildlife Area within minutes. Because of the interstate the town has lots of tourists pass through going north from the larger cities. This area has an attractive travel time from the larger cities; Chicago, Milwaukee, Madison, Rockford and Beloit to name a few. Hancock WI 54943 – Post Office is based in Waushara County but also services a good portion of Northern Adams County in Leola, Colburn and Big Flats Townships.
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Monroe Center WI is located in Monroe Township of Adams County on the eastside of Lake Petenwell. This area is a well-known tourist hub which offers; ATVing, Snowmobiling, Fishing, Sailing, Hunting, Hiking, Wildlife Photography and viewing plus much much more…. The Petenwell County Park is located here with thousands of acres of public land for the outdoor enthusiast to enjoy. The park has plenty to offer including camping, boat launches, safe harbor, sandy beach for swimming, restrooms, playground equipment, an office with lots of area information, RV dumpsite and more. There are some commercial properties including a small general store for gas and bait, a motel and a couple bars & grills on the lake. The Van Kuren Hiking Trails have moved closer to Monroe Center but are defiantly not as nice as the previous location which was a little farther south. There is a small community development known as Roberts Subdivision along the Petenwell were most properties have a Rod of deeded dock space off of Bighorn Dr.
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Nekoosa, Wisconsin 54457 is located in the Port Edwards Township of Wood County on State Highway 73 between Wisconsin Rapids and Lake Petenwell. Nekoosa has lots of frontage on the Wisconsin River not too far from Wood County’s ATV Area. It’s a city with about 2,600+ people and has a post office, shopping, Bars & Grills, church, restaurants, shops, riverside park, and a fire station, but more of the larger shopping and health care is found in Rapids. Petenwell Flowage is just south, which is Wisconsin’s 2nd largest inland body of water and attracts fishermen for its fine fishing. The area has thousands of acres open to the public for hunting, hiking, bird watching, outdoor photography, foraging for berry & mushrooms.
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Oxford, Wisconsin 53952 is located in Township of Oxford in Marquette County. It's on state road 82 and is crossed by County Road A, I & J. It's just west of I-39 /51 between Westfield and Montello. Oxford is considered a village and is home to many full time residents who work in the area. It is also a popular recreational area with many lake and stream homes. It features limited shopping, School, Post Office, area Corporate Farm fields, Bank, Church, Bar, Cafe, Gas Station, Snowmobiling, local community Flea Market and a Park in the center of town. You will find plenty of Wildlife and many fishing lakes within minutes. Because of the interstate the town has lots of tourists pass through on their way to the famous Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin River and the Petenwell/Castle Rock Area. In general the area is a vacationers hotspot due to the lakes, public land, country living and attractions at the dells. Oxford has an attractive travel time from the larger cities; Chicago, Milwaukee, Madison, Minneapolis to name a few.
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Plainfield, WI 54966 is located mostly in Plainfield Township and a little bit in Oasis Township of Waushara County on State Highway 73 right by I-39 /51 between Hancock and Bancroft. It’s considered as a village because it mostly consists of full time residents who work in the area. This area is mostly large farm fields with just a little bit of public land named Big Roche-A-Cri Creek Fishery Area with Big Roche-A-Cri Creek class trout stream flowing through it. You can hunt, fish for trout, hike and enjoy some wildlife viewing on this public land. Plainfield has some light shopping with a store, café, bowling alley, bars / grills, a phone company and other small businesses. Plainfield Township borders Portage County to the north and Adams County to the west.
This area is mainly large farm fields with a little some trees, snowmobiling, small fishing lakes, a small amount of trout waters plus a little bit of public land for hunting. Most of the area is privately owned by farmers. Plainfield WI 54966 – Post Office is based in Waushara County but also services a tiny strip in Adams County all in Leola Township.
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Plainville, WI is located by State Highway 13 & County Road K in Dell Prairie Township just north of the famous Wisconsin Dells. This area is mostly wooded with some commercial properties on the state highway, full time homes, farms, vacation getaway homes by the Wisconsin River plus Plainville Cemetery.
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Westfield, Wisconsin 53964 is located in the Township of Westfield in Marquette County on County Road M & E on I-39 /51 between Coloma and Montello. It’s considered as a village because it mostly consists of full time residents who work in the area. Its features in the area are the Marquette County Fairgrounds, Schools, Post Office, Interstate Access, Corporate Farm fields, Banks, Shopping, Churches, Bars, Restaurants, Gas Stations, Snowmobiling, Flea Market, Miniature Golf WITH Trout Fish feeding, Prairie Nursery, Parks, local Wisconsin Wildlife and more! Because of the interstate, the town has become a hotspot for travelers who want to get some fuel, something to eat or just to stretch their legs out during a longer trip through Wisconsin.
Westfield WI 53964 - https://thelandman.net/westfield-wi.html
White Creek, WI is located on White Creek and County Road H in the northwest section of Easton Township just west of the Wisconsin River. This little community has a couple bars / grills, some full time homes, vacation getaway properties on White Creek Lions Park.
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Wisconsin Dells WI 53965 is located in both Sauk and Columbia Counties right on the Wisconsin River just south of Juneau & Adams County. The Wisconsin Dells post office delivers mail to all 4 counties; Adams, Juneau, Columbia and Sauk. This area features Castle Rock Lake, Wisconsin River, Lake Delton, Campgrounds, Waterparks, Public Land, Trout Streams, Rock Formations, Golf Courses, Shopping, Attractions, Restaurants, Outdoor Adventures, Wildlife, Zoo and much more… With 4 million annual visitors it’s one of the Midwest most popular tourist areas with visitors’ from all over the world but mostly from Chicago, St Paul, Milwaukee, Madison, Rockford and Green Bay to name a few cities.
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