About This Place
Beaver Dam is a city in Dodge County, Wisconsin, United States, along Beaver Dam Lake and the Beaver Dam River. The population was 16,243 at the 2010 census, making it the second largest city in Dodge County, and the largest city fully located within the county. It is the principal city of the Beaver Dam Micropolitan Statistical area. The city is located within the Town of Beaver Dam.
Beaver Dam is located at 43°27′35″N 88°50′9″W / 43.45972°N 88.83583°W / 43.45972; -88.83583 (43.459967, −88.836066).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 6.6 square miles (17.1 km2), of which 5.2 square miles (13.5 km2) is land and 1.3 square miles (3.4 km2) (20.43%) is water.