Walworth County


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Walworth County, Wisconsin

PO Box 1001
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Phone: (262) 741-4241
Fax: (262) 741-4287
www.co.walworth.wi.us

On southeastern border of WI, southwest of Milwaukee; organized Dec 7, 1836 (prior to statehood) from a territorial county. Name Origin: For Col. Reuben Hyde Walworth (1788-1867), officer in the War of 1812, jurist, and U.S. representative from NY (1821-23); unconfirmed nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court (1844)

Area (sq mi):: 576.50 (land 555.31; water 21.19) Population per square mile: 179.80
Population 2005: 99,844 State rank: 14 Population change: 2000-20005 6.50%; 1990-2000 25.00% Population 2000: 93,759 (White 91.10%; Black or African American 0.80%; Hispanic or Latino 6.50%; Asian 0.70%; Other 3.90%). Foreign born: 5.40%. Median age: 35.10
Income 2000: per capita $21,229; median household $46,274; Population below poverty level: 8.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $27,293-$27,626
Unemployment (2004): 4.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 24.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 36.60%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Whitewater (14,215)

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    Walworth County, South Dakota

    PO Box 199
    Selby, SD 57472
    Phone: (605) 649-7878
    Fax: (605) 649-7867

    In north-central SD, west of Aberdeen; created Jan 8, 1873 (prior to statehood) from territorial county. Name Origin: For Walworth County, WI, former home of early settlers

    Area (sq mi):: 744.22 (land 707.81; water 36.41) Population per square mile: 7.80
    Population 2005: 5,494 State rank: 35 Population change: 2000-20005 -8.00%; 1990-2000 -1.90% Population 2000: 5,974 (White 86.30%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 13.30%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 42.80
    Income 2000: per capita $15,492; median household $27,834; Population below poverty level: 18.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,220-$24,367
    Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.80% Median travel time to work: 12.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 9.60%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Born and raised in Walworth County, Shannon Wynn's personal touch and local understanding help people in Southeastern Wisconsin get through difficult and confusing times in their lives.
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    Though firefighting and prevention have their own rewards, one of the most satisfying activities the two have participated in has been serving as counselors at the annual Wisconsin Alliance for Fire Safety Burn Camp held in Walworth County.