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Shawano County, Wisconsin

\nShawano County is a county located in the State of Wisconsin. As of 2000, the population is 40,664. Its county seat is Shawano6.

Table of contents
1 Geography
2 Demographics
3 Cities and towns


\nAccording to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,355 km² (909 mi²). 2,312 km² (893 mi²) of it is land and 44 km² (17 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.85% water.


\nAs of the
census2 of 2000, there are 40,664 people, 15,815 households, and 11,149 families residing in the county. The population density is 18/km² (46/mi²). There are 18,317 housing units at an average density of 8/km² (20/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 91.61% White, 0.22% Black or African American, 6.26% Native American, 0.33% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.31% from other races, and 1.22% from two or more races. 1.00% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 15,815 households out of which 31.50% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.30% are married couples living together, 8.00% have a female householder with no husband present, and 29.50% are non-families. 24.90% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.10% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.51 and the average family size is 3.00. In the county, the population is spread out with 25.70% under the age of 18, 6.90% from 18 to 24, 27.50% from 25 to 44, 23.10% from 45 to 64, and 16.80% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 99.80 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 97.60 males.

Cities and towns

Almon\n*Angelica\n*Aniwa\n*Bartelme\n*Belle Plaine\n*Birnamwood\n*Bonduel\n*Bowler\n*Cecil\n*Eland\n*Fairbanks\n*Germania\n*Grant\n*Green Valley\n*Gresham\n*Hartland\n*Herman\n*Hutchins\n*Lessor\n*Maple Grove\n*Marion\n*Mattoon\n*Morris\n*Navarino\n*Pella\n*Red Springs\n*Richmond\n*Seneca\n*Shawano\n*Tigerton\n*Washington\n*Waukechon\n*Wescott\n*Wittenberg