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Shawano County, Wisconsin

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Shawano County
Shawano County Courthouse, built mid-1950s
Shawano County Courthouse, built mid-1950s
Map of Wisconsin highlighting Shawano County
Location within the U.S. state of Wisconsin
Map of the United States highlighting Wisconsin
Wisconsin's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 44°47′N 88°46′W / 44.79°N 88.76°W / 44.79; -88.76
Country United States
State Wisconsin
FoundedFebruary 16, 1853
Largest cityShawano
 • Total909 sq mi (2,350 km2)
 • Land893 sq mi (2,310 km2)
 • Water16 sq mi (40 km2)  1.8%
 • Total40,881
 • Density45.8/sq mi (17.7/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district8th

Shawano County (pronounced SHAW-no) (originally Shawanaw County) is a county located in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of the 2020 census, the population was 40,881.[1] Its county seat is Shawano.[2]

Shawano County is included in the Shawano, WI Micropolitan Statistical Area, which is also included in the Green Bay-Shawano, WI Combined Statistical Area.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "QuickFacts: Shawano County, Wisconsin". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 21, 2024.
  2. National Association of Counties. "NACo County Explorer". Retrieved January 21, 2024.