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Welcome to Rockwood ...

Rockwood is located in Manitowoc County.

Rockwood is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Rockwood: (920) & (274)<2>

Communities near Rockwood ...

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 Rockwood and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Brillion   [Map]   3,122   W   18 miles [29 km]
Cato   [Map]   1,538   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Denmark   [Map]   2,253   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Manitowoc Rapids   [Map]   2,102   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Manitowoc   [Map]   32,697   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Morrison   [Map]   1,619   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Rockwood.

Communities Also Named Rockwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Rockwood - they are located in Alabama, California, Colorado, Illinois, Kentucky, Maine, Manitoba, Michigan, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), Tennessee and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Rockwood. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rockwood. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rockwood.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Rockwood:

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Manitowoc County: www.co.manitowoc.wi.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rockwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rockwood) 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 Rockwood. 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 Rockwood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rockwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1680, Longitude: -87.7055     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Rockwood.

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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019