Sheboygan County, Wisconsin

county in Wisconsin, United States

Sheboygan County is a county in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of the 2010 census, 115,507 people lived there. Its county seat is Sheboygan.[1] The whole county forms the Sheboygan, Wisconsin, Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Sheboygan County, Wisconsin
Map of Wisconsin showing Sheboygan County
Map of Wisconsin showing Sheboygan County
Wisconsin's location in the United States
Wisconsin's location in the United States
CountryUnited States United States
StateWisconsin Wisconsin
Incorporated1846
County seatCity of Sheboygan
Incorporated Municipalities
28 (total)
  • 3 cities
  • 19 towns
  • 11 villages
Government
 • TypeCounty
 • BodyBoard of Supervisors
 • Board PresidentRoger L. Te Stroete
 • County Board25 commissioners
Area
 • Total1,271 sq mi (3,290 km2)
 • Land511 sq mi (1,320 km2)
 • Water760 sq mi (2,000 km2)
Area rank6th largest county in Wisconsin
Population
 (2010)
 • Total115,507
 • Rank21st largest county in Wisconsin
 • Density226/sq mi (87/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (Central)
ZIP Code
53081, 53083, 53073, 53085, 53070, 53044, 53093, 53001, 53031, 53026, 53082
Area codes920
Congressional districts6th
InterstatesI-43.svg
State RoutesWIS 23.svg WIS 28.svg WIS 32.svg WIS 42.svg WIS 57.svg WIS 67.svg WIS 144.svg
AirportsSheboygan County Memorial Airport
WaterwaysLake MichiganSheboygan RiverNorth Branch Milwaukee River
Public transitShoreline Metro
Websitewww.sheboygancounty.com

GeographyEdit

Historical population
Census Pop.
190050,345
191054,8889.0%
192059,9139.2%
193071,23518.9%
194076,2217.0%
195080,6315.8%
196086,4847.3%
197096,66011.8%
1980100,9354.4%
1990103,8772.9%
2000112,6468.4%
2010115,5072.5%
WI Counties 1900-1990

The county has a total area of 1,271 square miles (3,291.9 km2). Of this, 514 square miles (1,331.3 km2) is land and 757 square miles (1,960.6 km2) (59.59%) is water. A large part of the land in the county is used for farming.

Cities, villages, and townsEdit

Unincorporated communitiesEdit

ImagesEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

Other websitesEdit

Coordinates: 43°43′N 87°40′W / 43.72°N 87.66°W / 43.72; -87.66