Anacker, Wisconsin

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Anacker, Wisconsin
Anacker is located in Wisconsin
Anacker is located in the United States
Coordinates: 43°37′32″N 89°26′37″W / 43.62556°N 89.44361°W / 43.62556; -89.44361Coordinates: 43°37′32″N 89°26′37″W / 43.62556°N 89.44361°W / 43.62556; -89.44361
Country United States
State Wisconsin
TownFort Winnebago
238 m (781 ft)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)608
GNIS feature ID1577491[1]

Anacker is an unincorporated community located in the town of Fort Winnebago, Columbia County, Wisconsin, United States.[1][2] The community was named after William Anacker, who served in the Union army in the American Civil War and was instrumental in the formation of the community.[3]


  1. ^ a b "Anacker, Wisconsin". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ Columbia County (PDF) (Map). Wisconsin Department of Transportation. 2011. Archived from the original (PDF) on January 30, 2012. Retrieved September 3, 2011.
  3. ^ Callary, Edward. Place Names of Wisconsin. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press. p. 9. ISBN 978-0-299-30964-0.