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Welcome to Krakow ...

Krakow is located in Oconto County<1>.

The location of Krakow has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Krakow is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Krakow ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Krakow - they are located in Alberta, Missouri and Nebraska.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Krakow.

Communities near Krakow ...

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

  • Howard
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    • Howard lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Krakow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,346 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Suamico
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    • Suamico lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Krakow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,064 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Suamico have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Hobart
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    • Hobart lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Krakow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,495 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hobart have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Shawano
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    • Shawano lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Krakow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,885 people
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  • Pulaski
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    • Pulaski lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Krakow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,766 people
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  • Seymour
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    • Seymour lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Krakow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,457 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seymour have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Oconto Falls
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    • Oconto Falls lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Krakow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,805 people
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  • Bonduel
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    • Bonduel lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Krakow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,411 people
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  • Gillett
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    • Gillett lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Krakow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,306 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gillett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Cecil
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    • Cecil lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Krakow.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 548 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cecil have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Krakow. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Krakow.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Krakow. 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 Krakow.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Krakow ...

Looking for more information about Krakow? 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 Krakow, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Krakow.

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

The official website for Oconto County: www.co.oconto.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 Oconto, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Krakow - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Krakow) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Krakow. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.7617, Longitude: -88.2515       In this case, the coordinates for Krakow have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

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This page was last modified/updated: 27 Jan 2023