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

The community of Monroe is the Seat for Green County.

Green County was founded in 1836.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Green had a population of 36,110 people. This is an increase of 7.32% since the last Census (which gave a population of 33,647 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Green represented 0.63% of the total population of Wisconsin, making it the state's 40th 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
201036,842+9.5%+2.03% since 2009
200936,110+7.32%+0.18% since 2008
200836,045+7.13%+0.81% since 2007
200033,647The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Monroe   10,51110,8433.06% decrease  
Brodhead   3,0993,1802.55% decrease  
New Glarus   2,0612,1112.37% decrease  
Decatur   1,9491,68815.46% increase  
Exeter   1,8691,26148.22% increase  

Websites for Green County

Official Website:   www.co.green.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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