Kimball (community), Wisconsin facts for kids

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Kimball, Wisconsin
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Iron
Elevation 1,260 ft (380 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 715 & 534
GNIS feature ID 1577677

Kimball is an unincorporated community located in the town of Kimball, Iron County, Wisconsin, United States. Kimball is 6 miles (9.7 km) west-northwest of Hurley.

History

A post office called Kimball was established in 1889, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1942. The community was named for Alanson M. Kimball, member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Wisconsin's 6th district.


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