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Welcome to Moquah ...

Moquah is located in Bayfield County<1>.

Moquah is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Communities near Moquah ...

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

  • Ashland [Ashland County]
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    • Ashland [Ashland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Moquah
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,766 people
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  • Washburn [Bayfield County]
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    • Washburn [Bayfield County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Moquah
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,049 people
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  • Mason [Bayfield County]
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    • Mason [Bayfield County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Moquah
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 99 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mason have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Benoit [Bayfield County]
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    • Benoit [Bayfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Moquah
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sutherland [Bayfield County]
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      • Sutherland [Bayfield County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Moquah
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    • Delta [Bayfield County]
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      • Delta [Bayfield County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Moquah
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    • Marengo [Ashland County]
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      • Marengo [Ashland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Moquah
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    • Odanah [Ashland County]
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      • Odanah [Ashland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Moquah
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    • Bayfield [Bayfield County]
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      • Bayfield [Bayfield County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the northeast of Moquah
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 474 people
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    • La Pointe [Ashland County]
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      • La Pointe [Ashland County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the northeast of Moquah
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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 Moquah. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Moquah.

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

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

Adding Moquah to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Moquah 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 Moquah was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bayfield County: www.bayfieldcounty.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 Bayfield, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Moquah - 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 '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- Moquah) 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 Moquah. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MoquahOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Moquah. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.5701, Longitude: -91.0833    
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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