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Green County, created in 1836 as a territorial county, is named after Nathanael Greene, quartermaster general and commander of the southern department during the Revolutionary War. Located in southwest Wisconsin, the county seat is Monroe.

Land Area 583.99 sq miles Click for Monroe, Wisconsin Forecast
Water Area 0.58 sq miles
Elevation 1,099 ft at Monroe. 1,115 ft at Liberty Pole Hill.
Number of Lakes 5
Area in Lakes 350 acres (.55 sq miles)
Rivers Little Sugar, Pecatonica, Sugar
Major Watershed Rock River, Mississippi River (Southeast)
Geographical Province Western Upland
Natural Vegetation North: oak savanna, isolated areas of bluestem, composites, and seged meadow. Southwest border: area of white, black and red oak, expanses of sugar maple, basswood, and elm.
Population  
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2000:
21,870
26,714
30,012
30,339
33,647
 
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Dane County
Rock County
Illinois
Lafayette County, Iowa County

Green County Government and Local Information Resources
County Web Site www.co.green.wi.gov
County Clerk Office of the County Clerk
1016 16th Ave
Monroe, WI 53566
Phone: 608-328-9430
County Sheriff Sheriff's Department Phone: 608 328-9400
E-mail
County Parks Office of the County Clerk
1016 16th Ave
Monroe, WI 53566
Phone: 608-328-9430
Birth & Death Certificates, Marriage Records Register of Deeds
1016 16th Ave
Monroe, WI 53566
Phone: 608-328-9439
Cooperative Extension UW-Extension, Green County
N3150B Hwy 81
Monroe, WI 53566-9397
Phone: 608-328-9440
E-mail

Tourism, Relocation & Business Development Albany Area Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 185
Albany, WI 53502
Phone: 608-862-3240
  Brodhead Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 16
Brodhead, WI 53520-0016
Phone: 608-897-8411
  Green County Tourism
N3150 B Hwy 81
Monroe, WI 53566
Toll Free: 888-222-9111
  Hidden Valleys Tourism
PO Box 29
Richland Center, WI 53581
Toll Free: 800-592-6968
  Juda Community Club
PO Box 151
Juda, WI 53550-0151

  Monroe Chamber of Commerce
1505 9th St
Monroe, WI 53566-1425
Phone: 608-325-7648
  Monticello Community Club
PO Box 246
Monticello, WI 53570-0246

  New Glarus Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 713
New Glarus, WI 53574-0713
Phone: 608-527-2095

Historical and Genealogical Societies Albany Historical Society
PO Box 464
Albany, WI 53502
Phone: 608-862-3423
  Brodhead Historical Society
PO Box 33
Brodhead, WI 53520
Phone: 608-897-2635
  Green County Genealogical Society
PO Box 313
Monroe, WI 53566
 
  Green County Historical Society
1503 - 6th St
Monroe, WI 53566
 
  Monticello Area Historical Society
W3903 Gilbertson Rd
Monticello, WI 53570
Phone: 608-938-4442
  New Glarus Historical Society
PO Box 745
New Glarus, WI 53574
Phone: 608-424-6372
  WIGenWebProject, Green County

Green County - South Central Library System www.scls.info
Albany Public Library
203 Oak St
Box 329
Albany 53502
608-862-3491

Memorial Public Library
902 W 2nd Ave
Brodhead 53520
608-897-4070
Monroe Public Library
925 16th Ave
Monroe 53566
608-328-7010
Monticello Public Library
512 E Lake Ave
P.O. Box 149
Monticello 53570
608-938-4011
New Glarus Public Library
319 Second St
PO Box 35
New Glarus 53574
608-527-2003
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