Shawano County

Shawano County
Town of Bowler, Shawano County; Photographer: Linda Miller
County Seat: Shawano

311 N. Main St.

City: Shawano
Zip: 54166
Phone: 715-526-9150
Land Area: 892.6 sq. miles
Elevation: 821 ft. at Shawano
Number of Lakes: 134
Area in Lakes: 8,912 acres (13.93 sq. miles)
Rivers: Embarrass, Oconto, Pensaukee, Pigeon, Red, Shioc, Wolf
Major Watershed: Wisconsin River (West), Lake Michigan (East)
Geographical Province: Northwest: Northern Highland; Central: Central Plain; East: Eastern Ridges and Lowlands

Mostly maple, hemlock and yellow birch. Northeast, North Central, South Central, East: Large areas of black spruce, tamarack and cedar.


1930: 33,516
1970: 32,650
1980: 35,928
1990: 37,165
2000: 40,664
2010: 41,949
2020: 40,881

WCA District: North Central

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