Patzau, Wisconsin

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Patzau, Wisconsin
Unincorporated community
Patzau, Wisconsin is located in Wisconsin
Patzau, Wisconsin
Patzau, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 46°29′29″N 92°13′15″W / 46.49139°N 92.22083°W / 46.49139; -92.22083
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Douglas
Elevation 1,007 ft (307 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 715 and 534
GNIS feature ID 1571087[1]

Patzau is an unincorporated community, in Douglas County, in the town of Summit, in the northwestern part of the U.S. state of Wisconsin.

County Road B serves as a main route in the community. Wisconsin Highway 35 is nearby.[2]

Patzau is located southwest of the city of Superior.

History[edit]

The community was named after Pacov (then Patzau) in what is now the Czech Republic, by a cattle dealer from the town.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Patzau, Wisconsin
  2. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '07. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2007, Wisconsin entry.
  3. ^ Superior Daily Telegram

Coordinates: 46°29′29″N 92°13′15″W / 46.49139°N 92.22083°W / 46.49139; -92.22083