Washington County

Washington County
Town of Erin, Washington County; Photographer: Erica Schwartz
County Seat: West Bend
Address:

432 E. Washington St.

City: West Bend
Zip: 53095
Phone: 262-335-4400
Land Area: 430.8 sq. miles
Elevation: 893 ft. at West Bend; 1,335 ft. at Holy Hill
Number of Lakes: 54
Area in Lakes: 3,080 acres (4.81 sq. miles)
Rivers: Ashippun, Bark, Menomonee, Milwaukee, Oconomowoc, Rock
Major Watershed: Rock River (West), Lake Michigan (East)
Geographical Province: Eastern Ridges and Lowlands
Vegetation:

Sugar maple, basswood and elm. Northwest and Southeast: Areas of black spruce, tamarack and cedar.

Population:

1930: 26,551
1970: 63,830
1980: 84,848
1990: 95,328
2000: 117,493
2010: 131,887
2020: 136,761

WCA District: Southeast

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