Split Rock, Wisconsin

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Split Rock, Wisconsin
Unincorporated community
Split Rock, Wisconsin is located in Wisconsin
Split Rock, Wisconsin
Split Rock, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 44°42′18″N 89°01′33″W / 44.70500°N 89.02583°W / 44.70500; -89.02583Coordinates: 44°42′18″N 89°01′33″W / 44.70500°N 89.02583°W / 44.70500; -89.02583
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Shawano
Elevation 965 ft (294 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 715 & 534
GNIS feature ID 1574566[1]

Split Rock is an unincorporated community located in the town of Fairbanks, Shawano County, Wisconsin, United States. Split Rock is located on County Highway SS near its junction with U.S. Route 45, 3 miles (4.8 km) southeast of Tigerton.[2]


A post office called Split Rock was established in 1889, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1935.[3] The community was supposedly named for a nearby rock which had split in half.[4]