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Welcome to Rothschild ...

The village of Rothschild is located in Marathon County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Rothschild has a population of 5,267 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Rothschild.

Rothschild is 1,180 feet [360 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Rothschild: (715) & (534)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Rothschild had an population of 5,267 people (or an increase of 5.98% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Rothschild had a population of 5,269 people. This makes Rothschild the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Rothschild represents 0.09% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 172nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,269 people, the population of Rothschild increased 6.02% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,970 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Rothschild.

Communities near Rothschild ...

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

  • Mosinee [Marathon County]
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    • Mosinee [Marathon County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Rothschild
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,195 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mosinee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mosinee
  • Marathon City [Marathon County]
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    • Marathon City [Marathon County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Rothschild
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,516 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marathon City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marathon City
  • Edgar [Marathon County]
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    • Edgar [Marathon County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Rothschild
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,434 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgar
  • Hatley [Marathon County]
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    • Hatley [Marathon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Rothschild
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 603 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hatley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hatley
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brokaw [Marathon County]
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      • Brokaw [Marathon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Rothschild
      • Estimated population in 2018: 245 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brokaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brokaw
    • Elderon [Marathon County]
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      • Elderon [Marathon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Rothschild
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 213 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elderon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elderon
    • Eland [Shawano County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eland
      • Eland [Shawano County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Rothschild
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 205 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eland
    • Fenwood [Marathon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fenwood
      • Fenwood [Marathon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Rothschild
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 156 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fenwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Wausau [Marathon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wausau
      • Wausau [Marathon County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the north of Rothschild
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,511 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wausau
    • Nutterville [Marathon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nutterville
      • Nutterville [Marathon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Rothschild
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nutterville

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

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

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

Adding Rothschild to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Rothschild 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 Rothschild was on a map titled Road Map for Wisconsin (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Marathon County: www.co.marathon.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 Marathon, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Rothschild.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rothschild - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rothschild) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Rothschild. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RothschildOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rothschild. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.8869, Longitude: -89.6210       In this case, the coordinates for Rothschild have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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