Florence County

Florence County
Town of Florence, Florence County; Photographer: BJ Lanich
County Seat: Florence
Address:

501 Lake Ave., PO Box 410

City: Florence
Zip: 54121
Phone: 715-528-3201
Land Area: 488.1 sq. miles
Elevation: 1,296 ft. at Florence
Number of Lakes: 259
Area in Lakes: 7,259 acres (11.34 sq. miles)
Rivers: Brule, Lower Popple, Pemebonwon, Pine, Popple
Major Watershed: Lake Michigan
Geographical Province: Northern Highlands; North and East: Lake Superior Lowlands
Vegetation:

North and Central: Maple, hemlock and yellow birch. Southwest corner: Conifer swamp. Southeast: White and red pine, maple, hemlock and yellow birch. Northeast: Jack pine and prairie grasses.

Population:

1930: 3,768
1970: 3,298
1980: 4,172
1990: 4,590
2000: 5,088
2010: 4,423

WCA District: North Central