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Welcome to Arkansaw ...

Arkansaw is located in Pepin County<1>.

Arkansaw is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Arkansaw lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Arkansaw: (715) and (534)<3>

Communities near Arkansaw ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Arkansaw.

  • Menomonie [Dunn County]
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    • Menomonie [Dunn County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Arkansaw
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,599 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Menomonie have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Menomonie
  • Lake City [Wabasha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake City
    • Lake City [Wabasha County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Arkansaw
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,114 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake City<6>
  • Mondovi [Buffalo County]
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    • Mondovi [Buffalo County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Arkansaw
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,562 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mondovi have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mondovi
  • Wabasha [Wabasha County]
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    • Wabasha [Wabasha County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Arkansaw
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,467 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wabasha have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wabasha
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wabasha<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Durand [Pepin County]
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      • Durand [Pepin County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of Arkansaw
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,789 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Durand
    • Spring Valley [Pierce County]
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      • Spring Valley [Pierce County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Arkansaw
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,323 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Valley
    • Elmwood [Pierce County]
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      • Elmwood [Pierce County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Arkansaw
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 790 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elmwood have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elmwood
    • Pepin [Pepin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pepin
      • Pepin [Pepin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Arkansaw
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 747 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pepin
    • Plum City [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plum City
      • Plum City [Pierce County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Arkansaw
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 603 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plum City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plum City
    • Nelson [Buffalo County]
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      • Nelson [Buffalo County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Arkansaw
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 343 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nelson have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nelson

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Arkansaw. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arkansaw.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arkansaw. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Arkansaw.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Arkansaw. See our Newspapers Page for Arkansaw.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arkansaw ...

Looking for more information about Arkansaw? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Arkansaw, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Arkansaw.

Adding Arkansaw to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Arkansaw in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Arkansaw was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Arkansaw on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Pepin County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arkansaw. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Pepin County: www.co.pepin.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Pepin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arkansaw - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arkansaw) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Arkansaw. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ArkansawOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arkansaw. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.6365, Longitude: -92.0288    
<5>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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