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Welcome to Split Rock ...

Split Rock is located in Shawano County<1>.

Split Rock is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Split Rock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Split Rock - they are located in New York, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Split Rock ...

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

  • Clintonville [Waupaca County]
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    • Clintonville [Waupaca County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Split Rock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,353 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clintonville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clintonville
  • Manawa [Waupaca County]
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    • Manawa [Waupaca County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Split Rock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,269 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manawa have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manawa
  • Iola [Waupaca County]
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    • Iola [Waupaca County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Split Rock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,190 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Iola have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Iola
  • Marion [Waupaca County]
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    • Marion [Waupaca County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Split Rock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,167 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wittenberg [Shawano County]
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      • Wittenberg [Shawano County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Split Rock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 986 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wittenberg
    • Birnamwood [Shawano County]
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      • Birnamwood [Shawano County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Split Rock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 772 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Birnamwood have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Birnamwood
    • Hatley [Marathon County]
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      • Hatley [Marathon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Split Rock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 603 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hatley have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hatley
    • Gresham [Shawano County]
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      • Gresham [Shawano County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Split Rock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 563 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gresham
    • Rosholt [Portage County]
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      • Rosholt [Portage County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Split Rock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 481 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosholt have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosholt
    • Bear Creek [Outagamie County]
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      • Bear Creek [Outagamie County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Split Rock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 439 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bear Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bear Creek

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

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

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

Adding Split Rock to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Wisconsin

About Shawano County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Shawano County: www.co.shawano.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 Shawano, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Split Rock - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Split Rock) 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 Split Rock. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Split RockOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Split Rock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.7077, Longitude: -89.0239    
<4>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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