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Walworth County. created in 1836 as a territorial county, is named after Reuben Hyde Walworth, a jurist from New York. Located in southeast Wisconsin, the county seat is Elkhorn.

Land Area 555.31 sq miles
Water Area 21.19 sq miles
Elevation 1,033 ft at Elkhorn
Number of Lakes 37
Area in Lakes 12,798 acres (20 sq miles)
Rivers White
Major Watershed Rock River, Fox River (East)
Geographical Province Eastern Ridges and Lowlands
Natural Vegetation mostly oak savanna, many areas of sedge meadows, isolated areas of prairie bluestem and composites.
Population  
1930:
1970:
1980:
1990:
2000:
31,058
63,444
71,507
75,000
93,759
 
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West:
Jefferson County, Waukesha County
Racine County, Kenosha County
Illinois
Rock County

Walworth County Government and Local Information Resources
County Web Site www.co.walworth.wi.us
Board of Supervisors County Board
Clerk of Circut Court Clerk of Courts
1800 Cty Hwy NN
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Phone: 262-741-7012
County Clerk Office of the County Clerk
PO Box 1001
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Phone: 262-741-4241
County Sheriff Sheriff E-mail
Highway Department Highway Department
W4097 Cty Hwy NN
Elkhorn, WI 53121
County Parks Highway Department
W4097 Cty Hwy NN
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Phone: 262-741-3114
Birth & Death Certificates, Marriage Records Register of Deeds
PO Box 995
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Phone: 262-741-4233
Cooperative Extension UW-Extension, Walworth County
100 W Walworth St
PO Box 1001
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Phone: 262-741-4951
E-mail

Tourism, Relocation & Business Development Delavan-Delavan Lake Area Chamber of Commerce
52 E Walworth Ave
Delavan, WI 53115-1116
Phone: 262-728-5095
  East Troy Area Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 312
East Troy, WI 53120-0312
Phone: 262-642-3770
  Elkhorn Area Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 41
Elkhorn, WI 53121-0041
Phone: 262-723-5788
  Geneva Lake West Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 922
93 W. Geneva St
Williams Bay, WI 53191
Phone: 262-245-1102
  Lake Geneva Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
201 Wrigley Dr
Lake Geneva, WI 53147-2004
Phone: 262-248-4416
Toll Free: 800-345-1020
  Sharon Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 273
Sharon, WI 53585-0273
Phone: 262-736-4735
  Walworth County Economic Development Alliance
1000 E Centralia St
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Phone: 262-741-8134
  Walworth County Tourism Council
PO Box 1015
9 West Walworth Street
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Phone: 262-723-3980
800.395.8687
  Walworth County Visitors Bureau
PO Box 1015
203 E Walworth St
Elkhorn, WI 53121
Phone: 262-723-3980
  Whitewater Area Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 34
402 W Main St
Whitewater, WI 53190-0034
Phone: 262-473-4005

Historical and Genealogical Societies East Troy Area Historical Society
PO Box 722
East Troy, WI 53120
Phone: 262-642-9683
  Geneva Lake History Buffs
PO Box 522
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
Phone: 262-428-6060
  Sharon Historical Preservation Society
PO Box 711
Sharon, WI 53585
Phone: 262-736-9458
  Walworth County Genealogical Society
PO Box 159
Delavan, WI 53115-0159
Phone: 262-742-4600
E-mail
  Walworth County Historical Society
PO Box 273
Elkhorn, WI 53121

  Whitewater Historical Society
275 N Tratt St
Whitewater, WI 53190
Phone: 262-473-2966
  WIGenWebProject, Walworth County

Walworth County - Lakeshores Library System www.lakeshores.lib.wi.us
Aram Public Library
404 E. Walworth Avenue
Delavan 53115
262-728-3111

Barrett Memorial Library
65 W. Geneva Street
Williams Bay 53191
262-245-2709

Brigham Memorial Library
131 Plain Street
Sharon 53585
262-736-4249
Darien Public Library
47 Park Street
Darien 53114
262-882-5155

East Troy Lions Public Library
3094 Graydon Avenue
East Troy 53120
262-642-6262

Fontana Public Library
166 Second Avenue
P.O. Box 437
Fontana 53125
262-275-5107
Genoa City Public Library
126 Freeman Street
Genoa City 53128
262-279-6188

Lake Geneva Public Library
918 W. Main Street
Lake Geneva 53147
262-249-5299
Matheson Memorial Library
101 N. Wisconsin Street
Elkhorn 53121
262-723-2678

Walworth Memorial Library
101 Maple Avenue
Walworth 53184
262-275-6322
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