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

The community of Green Lake is the Seat for Green Lake County.

Green Lake County was founded in 1858.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Green Lake had a population of 18,472 people. This is a decrease of 3.31% since the last Census (which gave a population of 19,105 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Green Lake represented 0.36% of the total population of Wisconsin, making it the state's 53rd 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
201019,051-0.28%+3.13% since 2009
200918,472-3.31%-0.37% since 2008
200818,541-2.95%-0.56% since 2007
200019,105The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Berlin   4,9625,3056.47% decrease  
Brooklyn   1,9011,9040.16% decrease  
Princeton   1,5161,5401.56% decrease  
Princeton   1,3881,5047.71% decrease  
Markesan   1,2711,3968.95% decrease  

Websites for Green Lake County

Official Website:   www.co.green-lake.wi.us/

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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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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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