Monroe County, Wisconsin

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Monroe County, Wisconsin
Map of Wisconsin highlighting Monroe County
Location in the U.S. state of Wisconsin
Map of the United States highlighting Wisconsin
Wisconsin's location in the U.S.
Seat Sparta
Largest city Sparta
Area
 • Total 908 sq mi (2,352 km2)
 • Land 901 sq mi (2,333 km2)
 • Water 8 sq mi (19 km2), 0.83%
Population
 • (2000) 40,899
 • Density 45/sq mi (18/km2)
Time zone Central: UTC−6/−5
Website www.co.monroe.wi.us

Monroe County is a county in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of 2000, 40,899 people lived there. Its county seat is Sparta.[1]

Geography[change | change source]

Historical populations
Census Pop.
1900 28,103
1910 28,881 2.8%
1920 28,666 −0.7%
1930 28,739 0.3%
1940 30,080 4.7%
1950 31,378 4.3%
1960 31,241 −0.4%
1970 31,610 1.2%
1980 35,074 11.0%
1990 36,633 4.4%
2000 40,899 11.6%
2010 44,673 9.2%
WI Counties 1900-1990

The county has a total area of 908 square miles (2,351.7 km2). Of this 901 square miles (2,333.6 km2) is land and 8 square miles (20.7 km2) (0.83%) is water.


Cities, villages, and towns[change | change source]

Unincorporated communities[change | change source]

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References[change | change source]

  1. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

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Coordinates: 43°57′N 90°37′W / 43.95°N 90.62°W / 43.95; -90.62