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%%
 • Total41,949
 • Estimate 
 • Density46/sq mi (18/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 2010 census, the population was 41,949. Its county seat is Shawano.

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