Sheboygan County

Sheboygan County, Wisconsin

508 New York Ave
Sheboygan, WI 53081
Phone: (920) 459-3003
Fax: (920) 459-0304

On central eastern coast of WI, southeast of Lake Winnebago; organized Dec 7, 1836 (prior to statehood) from a territorial county. Name Origin: For the Sheboygan River, from an Algonquian word whose meaning is unclear: possibly either 'reed like,' 'something that pierces,' or 'thundering under the ground.'

Area (sq mi):: 1270.97 (land 513.63; water 757.34) Population per square mile: 223.10
Population 2005: 114,610 State rank: 12 Population change: 2000-20005 1.70%; 1990-2000 8.40% Population 2000: 112,646 (White 91.10%; Black or African American 1.10%; Hispanic or Latino 3.40%; Asian 3.30%; Other 3.00%). Foreign born: 4.30%. Median age: 36.80
Income 2000: per capita $21,509; median household $46,237; Population below poverty level: 5.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,814-$31,251
Unemployment (2004): 4.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 16.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 12.10%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Sheboygan County seat (49,020)

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    Governor Scott Walker announced today the appointment of Captain Cory Roeseler as the new Sheboygan County Sheriff, replacing Sheriff Todd Priebe, who is resigning on January 2, 2018.
    Active in the local community, Moseley is involved in Rotary and serves on the board of the Sheboygan County Economic Development Committee (SCEDC).
    Sheboygan County, where the Sheboygan Press is located, had the third lowest unemployment of any county in the state of Wisconsin in September, and unemployment hasn't been this low since December 2000 before the dot.
    Rockline Industries, a private-label manufacturer of consumer wet wipes and coffee filters, was awarded Manufacturer of the Year by the Sheboygan County Chamber for job creation, community investment and growth.
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    LeMahieu has served on the Sheboygan County Board since 2006 and has worked to control spending in his role on the human resource, executive, and finance committees.
    The State of Wisconsin, the City of Sheboygan and Sheboygan County contributed approximately $5 million to the final phase of the river cleanup.
    The Sheriff of Sheboygan County repeatedly refused to exercise his authority and do his duty to aid the employees who wanted to enter the plant, and the Mayor of Sheboygan failed to protect their homes from the campaign of terror that was to follow.
    Protests have also broken out in such widely scattered locales as Brentwood, Tennessee, Temecula Valley, California, Sheboygan County, Wisconsin and Dayton, Ohio.
    A small plane from Michigan touched down without landing gear in Sheboygan County today, but the four people on board escaped without injuries.
    Verizon Wireless, a provider of a wireless voice and data network and a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE:VOD)(LSE: VOD), announced on Monday (23 February) that it has activated three new cell sites in Sheboygan county, Wisconsin, US.