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Time Zone: Crawford County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Prairie du Chien is the Seat for Crawford County.

Crawford County was founded in 1818.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Crawford had a population of 16,731 people. This is a decrease of 2.97% since the last Census (which gave a population of 17,243 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Crawford represented 0.32% of the total population of Wisconsin, making it the state's 57th most populous county (out of 72 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201016,644-3.47%-0.52% since 2009
200916,731-2.97%-0.38% since 2008
200816,794-2.6%-0.6% since 2007
200017,243The Last Census

More information can be found on the Crawford County Census Page for Crawford County.


Below are some of the communities located in Crawford County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Crawford County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Prairie du Chien   5,6406,0186.28% decrease  
Prairie du Chien   1,0631,0761.21% decrease  
Bridgeport   9769463.17% increase  
Seneca   9218933.14% increase  
Clayton   85995610.15% decrease  

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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