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Welcome to Anchorage ...
So far, we have found very little information about Anchorage. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Anchorage to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Anchorage, please Contact Us.
Anchorage would have been located within present day Buffalo County.
The location of Anchorage has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Anchorage referred to themselves (known as a demonym), they are believed to have used Anchorageite<3>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Anchorage is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: The area where Anchorage was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Communities near Anchorage ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Anchorage and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Anchorage.
Communities Also Named Anchorage ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Anchorage - they are located in Alaska, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland (2), Mississippi (2), New Jersey, Rhode Island, Texas and Utah.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Anchorage.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Anchorage:
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Buffalo County: www.buffalocounty.com/
The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/
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This page was last modified: 15 Jul 2019