Town of Waukesha, Waukesha County; Photographer: Kris Cook
County Seat: Waukesha
515 W. Moreland Blvd.
Land Area: 555.6 sq. miles
Elevation: 821 ft. at Waukesha; 1,235 ft. at Lapham Hill
Number of Lakes: 118
Area in Lakes: 15,156 acres (23.68 sq. miles)
Rivers: Ashippun, Bark, Fox, Menomonee, Oconomowoc, Scuppernong
Major Watershed: Rock River (West), Fox River (East)
Geographical Province: Eastern Ridges and Lowlands
East and Northwest: Sugar maple, basswood and elm. Central: A large area of oak savanna. South: A few areas of sugar maple.
WCA District: Southeast