Cable (CDP), Wisconsin facts for kids

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Cable, Wisconsin
Census-designated place
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Bayfield
Town Cable
Area
 • Total 1.043 sq mi (2.70 km2)
 • Land 1.043 sq mi (2.70 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,368 ft (417 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 206
 • Density 197.5/sq mi (76.26/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 54821
Area code(s) 715 and 534
GNIS feature ID 1578909

Cable is an unincorporated, census-designated place located in the town of Cable, Bayfield County, Wisconsin, United States.

The community is located 16 miles (26 km) northeast of the city of Hayward on U.S. Highway 63.

Cable has a post office with ZIP code 54821. As of the 2010 census, its population was 206.

History

Cable was laid out in 1878. It was named for R. Cable, a local hotel owner. A post office called Cable has been in operation since 1882.


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