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Welcome to Summit Lake ...

Summit Lake is located in Langlade County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Summit Lake: Summit Lk.

Summit Lake is 1,720 feet [524 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Summit Lake: (715) and (534)<4>

Communities Also Named Summit Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Summit Lake - it's located in British Columbia.

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

Communities near Summit Lake ...

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

  • Antigo [Langlade County]
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    • Antigo [Langlade County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Summit Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,719 people
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  • Pelican [Oneida County]
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    • Pelican [Oneida County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Summit Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,769 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pelican have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Crandon [Forest County]
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    • Crandon [Forest County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Summit Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,780 people
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  • Antigo [Langlade County]
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    • Antigo [Langlade County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Summit Lake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,369 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Antigo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Elcho [Langlade County]
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      • Elcho [Langlade County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the north of Summit Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,200 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elcho have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Nashville [Forest County]
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      • Nashville [Forest County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Summit Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,023 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nashville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Polar [Langlade County]
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      • Polar [Langlade County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Summit Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 957 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Polar have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Schley [Lincoln County]
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      • Schley [Lincoln County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Summit Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 923 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Neva [Langlade County]
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      • Neva [Langlade County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Summit Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 874 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Neva have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Harrison [Lincoln County]
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      • Harrison [Lincoln County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Summit Lake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 808 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Summit Lake. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Summit Lake.

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

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

Adding Summit Lake to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Wisconsin

About Langlade County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Langlade County: www.co.langlade.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 Langlade, 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 Summit Lake - 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 '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- Summit Lake) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Summit Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.3777, Longitude: -89.1948       In this case, the coordinates for Summit Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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