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The location of West Kraft

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Welcome to West Kraft ...

West Kraft is located in Lincoln County.

A typical abbreviation for West Kraft: W. Kraft

West Kraft is 1,450 feet [442 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for West Kraft: (715) and (534)<2>

Communities near West Kraft ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from West Kraft and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Cassian   [Map]   977   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Corning   [Map]   868   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Crescent   [Map]   2,014   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
King   [Map]   844   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Merrill   [Map]   2,932   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Merrill   [Map]   9,225   S   18 miles [29 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around West Kraft. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of West Kraft. 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 West Kraft.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) West Kraft. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.wi.us/

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



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for West Kraft.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Kraft. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.4464, Longitude: -89.7493     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for West Kraft have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 West Kraft.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for West Kraft.