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Springbrook, Wisconsin
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Coordinates: 45°56′55″N 91°41′18″W / 45.94861°N 91.68833°W / 45.94861; -91.68833Coordinates: 45°56′55″N 91°41′18″W / 45.94861°N 91.68833°W / 45.94861; -91.68833
Country  United States
State  Wisconsin
County Washburn
Area
 • Total 0.714 sq mi (1.85 km2)
 • Land 0.714 sq mi (1.85 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
1,096 ft (334 m)
Population
 (2017)
 • Total 76
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
54875
Area code(s) 715 & 534
GNIS feature ID 1574713

Springbrook is an unincorporated community and census-designated place located in the town of Springbrook, Washburn County, Wisconsin, United States. Springbrook is located on U.S. Route 63 13 miles (21 km) northeast of Spooner. Springbrook has a post office with ZIP code 54875. Its population was 76 in 2017.

History

Springbrook was originally called Namekegan, and under the latter name was founded in 1888. The present name was taken from a nearby brook which heads in a spring. A post office was established as Namekegan in 1888, and the name was changed to Springbrook in 1901.

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