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

The community of Mauston is the Seat for Juneau County.

Juneau County was founded in 1856 and was created by taking area from AdamsCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Juneau had a population of 26,451 people. This is an increase of 8.78% since the last Census (which gave a population of 24,316 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Juneau represented 0.45% of the total population of Wisconsin, making it the state's 46th 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
201026,664+9.66%+0.81% since 2009
200926,451+8.78%-0.53% since 2008
200826,592+9.36%+0.21% since 2007
200024,316The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Mauston   4,1853,74011.9% increase  
Necedah   2,4992,15615.91% increase  
New Lisbon   2,3081,43660.7% increase  
Lemonweir   1,7711,7630.45% increase  
Elroy   1,4321,5789.25% decrease  

Websites for Juneau County

Official Website:   www.juneaucounty.com/

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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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