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Welcome to Loretta ...

Loretta is located in Sawyer County<1>.

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

Loretta is 1,440 feet [439 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Loretta: (715) & (534)<4>

Communities Also Named Loretta ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Loretta - they are located in Kansas, Louisiana, New Mexico and South Dakota.

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

Communities near Loretta ...

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

  • Park Falls [Price County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Park Falls
    • Park Falls [Price County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Loretta
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Park Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,230 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Park Falls
  • Lake [Price County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake
    • Lake [Price County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Loretta
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2015: 1,106 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake
  • Round Lake [Sawyer County]
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    • Round Lake [Sawyer County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Loretta
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Round Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 979 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Round Lake
  • Winter [Sawyer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winter
    • Winter [Sawyer County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Loretta
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winter have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 959 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winter
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hunter [Sawyer County]
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      • Hunter [Sawyer County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Loretta
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hunter have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 686 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hunter
    • Flambeau [Price County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flambeau
      • Flambeau [Price County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Loretta
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flambeau have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 476 people
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    • Radisson [Sawyer County]
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      • Radisson [Sawyer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Loretta
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Radisson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 405 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Radisson
    • Chippewa [Ashland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chippewa
      • Chippewa [Ashland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Loretta
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chippewa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 369 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chippewa
    • Butternut [Ashland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Butternut
      • Butternut [Ashland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Loretta
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Butternut have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 355 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Butternut
    • Winter [Sawyer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winter
      • Winter [Sawyer County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Loretta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 300 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winter

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 Loretta. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Loretta.

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Sawyer County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sawyer County: www.sawyercountygov.org/

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 Sawyer, 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 Loretta - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Loretta) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Loretta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.8855, Longitude: -90.8529       In this case, the coordinates for Loretta have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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