Milwaukee County

Milwaukee County
Town of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County; Photographer: Carolyn Sandvick
County Seat: Milwaukee
Address:

901 N. 9th St.

City: Milwaukee
Zip: 53233
Phone: 414-278-4067
Land Area: 241.6 sq. miles
Elevation: 634 ft. at Milwaukee
Number of Lakes: 41
Area in Lakes: 197 acres (0.31 sq. miles)
Rivers: Menomonee, Milwaukee, Root, Kinnickinnic
Major Watershed: Lake Michigan
Geographical Province: Eastern Ridges and Lowlands
Vegetation:

Sugar maple, basswood and elm. Southwest corner: Small area of oak savanna. North Central: Small area of conifer swamp.

Population:

1930: 725,263
1970: 1,054,249
1980: 964,988
1990: 959,275
2000: 940,164
2010: 947,735

WCA District: Southeast