Green County

Green County
Town of Monroe, Green County; Photographer: Terri Roen Thompson
County Seat: Monroe
Address:

1016 16th Ave.

City: Monroe
Zip: 53566
Phone: 608-328-9430
Land Area: 584.0 sq. miles
Elevation: 1,099 ft. at Monroe; 1,115 ft. at Liberty Pole Hill
Number of Lakes: 5
Area in Lakes: 350 acres (.55 sq. miles)
Rivers: Little Sugar, Pecatonica, Sugar
Major Watershed: Rock River, Mississippi River (Southeast)
Geographical Province: Western Upland
Vegetation:

North: Oak savanna, isolated areas of bluestem, composites and sedge meadow. Southwest border: Area of white, black and red oak, expanses of sugar maple, basswood and elm.

Population:

1930: 21,870
1970: 26,714
1980: 30,012
1990: 30,339
2000: 33,647
2010: 36,842

WCA District: Southern