List of counties in Wisconsin

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The following is a list of the counties of Wisconsin:

County
FIPS Code
County Seat
[1]
Created
Formed from
[2]
Etymology
[2]
Population
[1][3]
Area
[1][3]
Map
 
Adams County 001 Friendship 1848 Portage County John Quincy Adams (1767-1848), sixth President of the United States. 18,643 648 sq mi
(1,678 km2)
State map highlighting Adams County
Ashland County 003 Ashland 1860 Unorganized Territory Ashland, Henry Clay's estate in Kentucky. 16,866 1,044 sq mi
(2,704 km2)
State map highlighting Ashland County
Barron County 005 Barron 1859 Dallas and Polk counties Henry D. Barron (1833-1882), legislator and circuit court judge. 44,963 863 sq mi
(2,235 km2)
State map highlighting Barron County
Bayfield County 007 Washburn 1845 Ashland County Henry Bayfield (1795-1865), a British naval officer. 15,013 1,476 sq mi
(3,823 km2)
State map highlighting Bayfield County
Brown County 009 Green Bay 1818 - - 226,778 529 sq mi
(1,370 km2)
State map highlighting Brown County
Buffalo County 011 Alma 1853 - - 13,804 684 sq mi
(1,772 km2)
State map highlighting Buffalo County
Burnett County 013 Siren 1856 - - 15,674 822 sq mi
(2,129 km2)
State map highlighting Burnett County
Calumet County 015 Chilton 1836 - - 40,631 320 sq mi
(829 km2)
State map highlighting Calumet County
Chippewa County 017 Chippewa Falls 1845 - - 55,195 1,010 sq mi
(2,616 km2)
State map highlighting Chippewa County
Clark County 019 Neillsville 1853 - - 33,557 1,216 sq mi
(3,149 km2)
State map highlighting Clark County
Columbia County 021 Portage 1846 - - 52,468 774 sq mi
(2,005 km2)
State map highlighting Columbia County
Crawford County 023 Prairie du Chien 1818 - - 17,243 573 sq mi
(1,484 km2)
State map highlighting Crawford County
Dane County 025 Madison 1836 - - 426,526 1,202 sq mi
(3,113 km2)
State map highlighting Dane County
Dodge County 027 Juneau 1836 - - 85,897 882 sq mi
(2,284 km2)
State map highlighting Dodge County
Door County 029 Sturgeon Bay 1851 - - 27,961 483 sq mi
(1,251 km2)
State map highlighting Door County
Douglas County 031 Superior 1854 - - 43,287 1,309 sq mi
(3,390 km2)
State map highlighting Douglas County
Dunn County 033 Menomonie 1854 - - 39,858 852 sq mi
(2,207 km2)
State map highlighting Dunn County
Eau Claire County 035 Eau Claire 1856 - - 93,142 638 sq mi
(1,652 km2)
State map highlighting Eau Claire County
Florence County 037 Florence 1882 - - 5,088 488 sq mi
(1,264 km2)
State map highlighting Florence County
Fond du Lac County 039 Fond Du Lac 1836 - - 97,296 723 sq mi
(1,873 km2)
State map highlighting Fond du Lac County
Forest County 041 Crandon 1885 - - 10,024 1,014 sq mi
(2,626 km2)
State map highlighting Forest County
Grant County 043 Lancaster 1836 - - 49,597 1,148 sq mi
(2,973 km2)
State map highlighting Grant County
Green County 045 Monroe 1836 - - 33,647 584 sq mi
(1,513 km2)
State map highlighting Green County
Green Lake County 047 Green Lake 1858 - - 19,105 354 sq mi
(917 km2)
State map highlighting Green Lake County
Iowa County 049 Dodgeville 1829 - - 22,780 763 sq mi
(1,976 km2)
State map highlighting Iowa County
Iron County 051 Hurley 1893 - - 6,861 757 sq mi
(1,961 km2)
State map highlighting Iron County
Jackson County 053 Black River Falls 1853 - - 19,100 987 sq mi
(2,556 km2)
State map highlighting Jackson County
Jefferson County 055 Jefferson 1836 - - 74,021 557 sq mi
(1,443 km2)
State map highlighting Jefferson County
Juneau County 057 Mauston 1856 - - 24,316 768 sq mi
(1,989 km2)
State map highlighting Juneau County
Kenosha County 059 Kenosha 1850 - - 149,577 273 sq mi
(707 km2)
State map highlighting Kenosha County
Kewaunee County 061 Kewaunee 1852 - - 20,187 343 sq mi
(888 km2)
State map highlighting Kewaunee County
La Crosse County 063 La Crosse 1851 - - 107,120 453 sq mi
(1,173 km2)
State map highlighting La Crosse County
Lafayette County 065 Darlington 1846 - - 16,137 634 sq mi
(1,642 km2)
State map highlighting Lafayette County
Langlade County 067 Antigo 1879 - - 20,740 873 sq mi
(2,261 km2)
State map highlighting Langlade County
Lincoln County 069 Merrill 1874 - - 29,641 883 sq mi
(2,287 km2)
State map highlighting Lincoln County
Manitowoc County 071 Manitowoc 1836 - - 82,887 592 sq mi
(1,533 km2)
State map highlighting Manitowoc County
Marathon County 073 Wausau 1850 - - 125,834 1,545 sq mi
(4,002 km2)
State map highlighting Marathon County
Marinette County 075 Marinette 1879 - - 43,384 1,402 sq mi
(3,631 km2)
State map highlighting Marinette County
Marquette County 077 Montello 1836 - - 15,832 456 sq mi
(1,181 km2)
State map highlighting Marquette County
Menominee County 078 Keshena 1961 - - 4,562 358 sq mi
(927 km2)
State map highlighting Menominee County
Milwaukee County 079 Milwaukee 1835 - - 940,164 242 sq mi
(627 km2)
State map highlighting Milwaukee County
Monroe County 081 Sparta 1854 - - 40,899 901 sq mi
(2,334 km2)
State map highlighting Monroe County
Oconto County 083 Oconto 1851 - - 35,634 998 sq mi
(2,585 km2)
State map highlighting Oconto County
Oneida County 085 Rhinelander 1885 - - 36,776 1,125 sq mi
(2,914 km2)
State map highlighting Oneida County
Outagamie County 087 Appleton 1851 - - 160,971 640 sq mi
(1,658 km2)
State map highlighting Outagamie County
Ozaukee County 089 Port Washington 1853 - - 82,317 232 sq mi
(601 km2)
State map highlighting Ozaukee County
Pepin County 091 Durand 1858 - - 7,213 232 sq mi
(601 km2)
State map highlighting Pepin County
Pierce County 093 Ellsworth 1853 - - 36,804 576 sq mi
(1,492 km2)
State map highlighting Pierce County
Polk County 095 Balsam Lake 1853 - - 41,319 917 sq mi
(2,375 km2)
State map highlighting Polk County
Portage County 097 Stevens Point 1836 - - 67,182 806 sq mi
(2,088 km2)
State map highlighting Portage County
Price County 099 Phillips 1879 - - 15,822 1,253 sq mi
(3,245 km2)
State map highlighting Price County
Racine County 101 Racine 1836 - - 188,831 333 sq mi
(862 km2)
State map highlighting Racine County
Richland County 103 Richland Center 1842 - - 17,924 586 sq mi
(1,518 km2)
State map highlighting Richland County
Rock County 105 Janesville 1836 - - 152,307 720 sq mi
(1,865 km2)
State map highlighting Rock County
Rusk County 107 Ladysmith 1901 - - 15,347 913 sq mi
(2,365 km2)
State map highlighting Rusk County
Sauk County 109 Baraboo 1840 - - 55,225 838 sq mi
(2,170 km2)
State map highlighting Sauk County
Sawyer County 111 Hayward 1883 - - 16,196 1,256 sq mi
(3,253 km2)
State map highlighting Sawyer County
Shawano County 113 Shawano 1853 - - 40,664 893 sq mi
(2,313 km2)
State map highlighting Shawano County
Sheboygan County 115 Sheboygan 1836 - - 112,646 514 sq mi
(1,331 km2)
State map highlighting Sheboygan County
Saint Croix County 117 Hudson 1840 - - 63,155 722 sq mi
(1,870 km2)
State map highlighting Saint Croix County
Taylor County 119 Medford 1875 - - 19,680 975 sq mi
(2,525 km2)
State map highlighting Taylor County
Trempealeau County 121 Whitehall 1854 - - 27,010 734 sq mi
(1,901 km2)
State map highlighting Trempealeau County
Vernon County 123 Viroqua 1851 - - 28,056 795 sq mi
(2,059 km2)
State map highlighting Vernon County
Vilas County 125 Eagle River 1893 - - 21,033 873 sq mi
(2,261 km2)
State map highlighting Vilas County
Walworth County 127 Elkhorn 1836 - - 93,759 555 sq mi
(1,437 km2)
State map highlighting Walworth County
Washburn County 129 Shell Lake 1883 - - 16,036 810 sq mi
(2,098 km2)
State map highlighting Washburn County
Washington County 131 West Bend 1836 - - 117,493 431 sq mi
(1,116 km2)
State map highlighting Washington County
Waukesha County 133 Waukesha 1846 - - 360,767 556 sq mi
(1,440 km2)
State map highlighting Waukesha County
Waupaca County 135 Waupaca 1851 - - 51,731 751 sq mi
(1,945 km2)
State map highlighting Waupaca County
Waushara County 137 Wautoma 1851 - - 23,154 626 sq mi
(1,621 km2)
State map highlighting Waushara County
Winnebago County 139 Oshkosh 1840 - - 156,763 439 sq mi
(1,137 km2)
State map highlighting Winnebago County
Wood County 141 Wisconsin Rapids 1856 - - 75,555 793 sq mi
(2,054 km2)
State map highlighting Wood County

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "NACo - Find a county". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2008-02-11. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "WCA : County Directory". Wisconsin Counties Association. Retrieved 2008-02-11. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Wisconsin QuickFacts". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-02-11.  (2000 Census)