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

The community of Waupaca is the Seat for Waupaca County.

Waupaca County was founded in 1851. Waupaca was created by taking area from Brown and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Waupaca had a population of 51,665 people. This is a decrease of 0.13% since the last Census (which gave a population of 51,731 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Waupaca represented 0.96% of the total population of Wisconsin, making it the state's 27th 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
201052,410+1.31%+1.44% since 2009
200951,665-0.13%-0.38% since 2008
200851,863+0.26%-0.32% since 2007
200051,731The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
New London   6,8597,0853.19% decrease  
Waupaca   5,8525,6763.1% increase  
Clintonville   4,3264,7368.66% decrease  
Farmington   4,0214,1483.06% decrease  
Mukwa   2,9052,7734.76% increase  

Websites for Waupaca County

Official Website:   www.co.waupaca.wi.us/

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Footnotes ...

<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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