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Welcome to Sunset ...

Sunset is located in Marathon County<1>.

Sunset is 1,390 feet [424 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Communities Also Named Sunset ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 51 communities that are also named Sunset - they are located in Alabama, Arizona (2), Arkansas (2), British Columbia, California (3), Colorado (2), Florida (2), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana (2), Nevada, New Mexico, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, Tennessee (3), Texas (4), Utah, Washington (3) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Sunset ...

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

  • Wausau [Marathon County]
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    • Wausau [Marathon County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Sunset
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,511 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wausau
  • Weston [Marathon County]
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    • Weston [Marathon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Sunset
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,165 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weston have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weston
  • Merrill [Lincoln County]
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    • Merrill [Lincoln County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Sunset
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,990 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Merrill have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merrill
  • Kronenwetter [Marathon County]
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    • Kronenwetter [Marathon County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Sunset
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,143 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Antigo [Langlade County]
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      • Antigo [Langlade County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Sunset
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,719 people
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    • Rib Mountain [Marathon County]
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      • Rib Mountain [Marathon County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Sunset
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,890 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rib Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rothschild [Marathon County]
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      • Rothschild [Marathon County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Sunset
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,256 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rothschild have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mosinee [Marathon County]
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      • Mosinee [Marathon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Sunset
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,195 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mosinee have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mosinee
    • Merrill [Lincoln County]
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      • Merrill [Lincoln County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Sunset
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,953 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Merrill have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merrill
    • Maine [Marathon County]
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      • Maine [Marathon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Sunset
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,569 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maine have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maine

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Wisconsin

About Marathon County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sunset. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Sunset - 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- Sunset) 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 Sunset. 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 SunsetOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunset. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.0034, Longitude: -89.4921    
<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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