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Welcome to Zoar ...

Zoar is located in Menominee County.

Zoar is 1,220 feet [372 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for Zoar: (715) and (534)<2>

Communities near Zoar ...

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

Community   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Antigo   [Map]   1,367   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Antigo   [Map]   7,864   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Menominee   [Map]   4,533   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Neva   [Map]   876   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Norwood   [Map]   888   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Polar   [Map]   956   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Zoar ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Zoar - they are located in Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Indiana, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New Mexico, New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Ohio (2) and Virginia.

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

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 Zoar. 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 Zoar. 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 Zoar.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Zoar. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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 Zoar. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Zoar - 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 Zoar.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Zoar. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.0150, Longitude: -88.8990     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Zoar 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 Zoar.

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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 Zoar.