Larrabee (community), Wisconsin

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Larrabee, Wisconsin
Unincorporated community
Larrabee, Wisconsin is located in Wisconsin
Larrabee, Wisconsin
Larrabee, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 44°16′05″N 87°42′54″W / 44.26806°N 87.71500°W / 44.26806; -87.71500Coordinates: 44°16′05″N 87°42′54″W / 44.26806°N 87.71500°W / 44.26806; -87.71500
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Manitowoc
Elevation 735 ft (224 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 54227, 54241
Area code(s) 920
GNIS feature ID 1567852[1]

Larrabee is an unincorporated community located within the town of Gibson, in northern Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, United States.[1] Larrabee is the highest-populated community within Gibson, and as such historically served as a commercial and political hub of the town; the town hall of Gibson lies less than one-half mile (0.8 km) north of the community. The community is nearly equidistant from the two nearest municipalities, with Maribel approximately 3.2 miles (5.1 km) to the west-northwest and Mishicot 3.3 miles (5.3 km) to the southeast.

The center of the community is located at the crossroads of the only two highways that service it, Wisconsin Highway 147 and County Highway Q. Education within the community is provided by the Mishicot School District, the campus of which is approximately 5 miles (8 km) southeast.