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Commonwealth, Wisconsin
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Florence
Elevation
1,322 ft (403 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 715 & 534
GNIS feature ID 1563294

Commonwealth is an unincorporated community in the town of Commonwealth, Florence County, Wisconsin, United States. Commonwealth is 1 mile (1.6 km) south of Florence.

History

A post office called Commonwealth was established in 1880, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1953. The community was named after the nearby Commonwealth Iron Mining Company.

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