Jewett, Wisconsin

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Jewett, Wisconsin
Jewett, Wisconsin is located in Wisconsin
Jewett, Wisconsin
Jewett, Wisconsin
Jewett, Wisconsin is located in the United States
Jewett, Wisconsin
Jewett, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 45°07′03″N 92°26′11″W / 45.11750°N 92.43639°W / 45.11750; -92.43639Coordinates: 45°07′03″N 92°26′11″W / 45.11750°N 92.43639°W / 45.11750; -92.43639
Country United States
State Wisconsin
CountySt. Croix
Elevation
320 m (1,040 ft)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)715 & 534
GNIS feature ID1581658[1]

Jewett is an unincorporated community located in the town of Erin Prairie, St. Croix County, Wisconsin, United States. Jewett is located on County Highway T 5 miles (8.0 km) east of New Richmond.[2] The community was named for Samuel A. Jewett, a Maine native who operated saw mills on the Chippewa and St. Croix rivers beginning in 1850.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Jewett, Wisconsin
  2. ^ St. Croix County (PDF) (Map). Wisconsin Department of Transportation. Archived from the original (PDF) on June 14, 2011. Retrieved August 21, 2011.
  3. ^ Callary, Edward. Place Names of Wisconsin. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press. p. 134. ISBN 978-0-299-30964-0.