Anston, Wisconsin
Looking south at the welcome sign for Anston
Anston
Anston
Anston
Anston
Coordinates: 44°37′02″N 88°09′37″W / 44.61722°N 88.16028°W / 44.61722; -88.16028Coordinates: 44°37′02″N 88°09′37″W / 44.61722°N 88.16028°W / 44.61722; -88.16028
Country United States
State Wisconsin
CountyBrown
TownPittsfield
Elevation
228 m (748 ft)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)920
GNIS feature ID1560889[1]

Anston is an unincorporated community located in the town of Pittsfield, in Brown County, Wisconsin, United States.[1][2] It is located at latitude 44.617 and longitude -88.16; its elevation is 748 feet above mean sea level.[2]

History

Anston was named for a family of settlers.[3]

Notes

  1. ^ a b "Anston, Wisconsin". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ a b "Anston, Brown County, Wisconsin". Wisconsin Hometown Locator. Retrieved 2 October 2010.
  3. ^ Chicago and North Western Railway Company (1908). A History of the Origin of the Place Names Connected with the Chicago & North Western and Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railways. p. 37.