Dane County , Wisconsin

Dane County: County in Wisconsin, United States

Dane County locator map
Location of Dane County on Wisconsin map.

About

Dane County is a county located in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of the 2010 census, the population was 488,073 and a population density of 152 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 546,695 inhabitants. Its county seat is Madison. The county was created 185 years ago in 1835.

Geography

Dane County is located at 43°4'2"N 89°25'6"W (43.0673500, -89.4183200). It has 7 neighbors: Columbia County, Dodge County, Green County, Iowa County, Jefferson County, Rock County and Sauk County.

Madison  Wisconsin Dec04 IMG 2851 image
Madison Wisconsin Dec04 IMG 2851

The largest city of Dane County is Fitchburg with a population of 30,792. Other cities include, Stoughton population 13,114, Monona population 8,175, Madison population 6,873 and Middleton population 6,246. See all Dane County cities & populated places.

Madison  Wisconsin Dec04 IMG 2851 image

Dane County map

Dane County Quick Facts

Population : 546,695 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Wisconsin (United States)
Area : 3207 km2
Water as percent of area : 3.3%
Land as percent of area : 96.7%
Named for : Nathan Dane
Altitude : 958 feet / 292 meters
Capital : Madison
Establishment : January 01, 1836
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 21:06:40 (15th June 2021)
Density : 170 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 10.72% (2010-2019)

Dane County has 7 neighbours.

  • Madison

Demographics

The population of Dane County increased by 10.72% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 488,073 - census
2011 496,009 1.6% estimation process
2012 502,902 1.37% estimation process
2013 509,762 1.35% estimation process
2014 516,282 1.26% estimation process
2015 523,000 1.28% estimation process
2016 531,296 1.56% estimation process
2017 537,453 1.15% estimation process
2018 541,948 0.83% estimation process
2019 546,695 0.87% estimation process

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People born in Dane County (2)

People born in Dane County, including scientist William P. Murphy, politician Leonard G. Wolf, you can see a list of people who born in Dane County.

Dane County Populated Places (more)

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Dane County.

City Name Population Title
Fitchburg 30,792 City in Dane County, Wisconsin, United States
Waunakee 14,052 Village in Dane County, Wisconsin
Stoughton 13,114 City in Wisconsin
McFarland 9,031 Village in Dane County, Wisconsin
Monona 8,175 City in Dane County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Windsor 7,644 Village in Dane County, Wisconsin , United States
Mount Horeb 7,534 Village in Dane County, Wisconsin
Madison 6,873 City in and county seat of Dane County, Wisconsin, United States, and the capital city of Wisconsin
Middleton 6,246 Third-class city in Dane County, Wisconsin
Cottage Grove 3,964 Civil town in Dane County, Wisconsin
Burke 3,431 Town in Dane County, Wisconsin, United States
Oregon 3,322 Civil town in Dane County, Wisconsin
Sun Prairie 2,459 Third-class city in Dane County, Wisconsin
Rutland 2,076 Town in Dane County, Wisconsin, United States
Dunkirk 2,017 Township in Dane County, Wisconsin
Shorewood Hills 2,001 Village in Dane County, Wisconsin

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