Grant County

Grant County
Town of Wyalusing, Grant County; Photographer: Steve Kessenich
County Seat: Lancaster
Address:

130 W. Maple St.

City: Lancaster
Zip: 53813
Phone: 608-723-2675
Land Area: 1,168 sq. miles
Elevation: 1,212 ft. at Mt. Ida (highest); 621 ft. at Cassville (lowest)
Rivers: Big Green, Blue, Grant, Little Grant, Little Platte, Mississippi, Platte, Sinisnawa, Wisconsin
Major Watershed: Mississippi River (Northeast), Wisconsin River (Southeast)
Geographical Province: Western Upland
Vegetation:

Central: Oak savanna, prairie bluestem and composites. South Central: Sugar maple, basswood, and elm. Southwest: Willows, soft maple and ash. Along Mississippi River: White, black and red oak.

Population:

1930: 38,469
1970: 48,398
1980: 51,736
1990: 49,266
2000: 49,597
2010: 51,208

WCA District: Southern