Grant County , Wisconsin

Grant County: County in Wisconsin, United States

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Location of Grant County on Wisconsin map.

About

Grant County is a county located in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of the 2010 census, the population was 51,208 and a population density of 17 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 51,439 inhabitants. Its county seat is Lancaster. The county was created 185 years ago in 1835.

Geography

Grant County is located at 42°52'3"N 90°42'22"W (42.8674900, -90.7062200). It has 7 neighbors: Clayton County, Dubuque County, Jo Daviess County, Crawford County, Iowa County, Lafayette County and Richland County.

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The largest city of Grant County is Lancaster with a population of 3,701. Other cities include, Platteville population 1,484, Preston population 975, Fennimore population 601 and Mount Ida population 569. See all Grant County cities & populated places.

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Grant County map

Grant County Quick Facts

Population : 51,439 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Wisconsin (United States)
Area : 3065 km2
Water as percent of area : 3.1%
Land as percent of area : 96.9%
Named for : Grant
Capital : Lancaster
Establishment : January 01, 1836
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 03:56:37 (15th June 2021)
Density : 17 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 0.45% (2010-2019)

Grant County has 7 neighbours.

  • Lancaster

Demographics

The population of Grant County increased by 0.45% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 51,208 - census
2011 51,178 -0.06% estimation process
2012 50,871 -0.6% estimation process
2013 50,994 0.24% estimation process
2014 51,684 1.34% estimation process
2015 52,071 0.74% estimation process
2016 51,985 -0.17% estimation process
2017 51,728 -0.5% estimation process
2018 51,444 -0.55% estimation process
2019 51,439 -0.01% estimation process

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People born in Grant County (6)

People born in Grant County, including politician William Josiah MacDonald, football player Allen Jeardeau, politician Charles E. Estabrook, you can see a list of people who born in Grant County.

Other places with the same name (13)

Grant County Populated Places (more)

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

City Name Population Title
Lancaster 3,701 City in Grant County, Wisconsin, United States
Jamestown 2,118 Town in Wisconsin, United States
Buena Vista 1,820 Unincorporated community in the Town of Delafield, Waukesha County, Wisconsin
Platteville 1,484 City in Grant County, Wisconsin
Dickeyville 1,024 Village in Grant County, Wisconsin
Preston 975 Preston is a city in Grant County, Wisconsin
Potosi 886 Civil town in Grant County, Wisconsin
Arthur 790 Township in Chippewa County, Wisconsin
Beetown 764 Unincorporated community in the Town of Beetown, Grant County, Wisconsin
Fennimore 601 City in Grant County, Wisconsin
Mount Ida 569 Human settlement in Grant County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Ellenboro 534 Human settlement in Grant County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Hickory Grove 462 Human settlement in Grant County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Cassville 431 Village in Grant County, Wisconsin
Blue River 421 Human settlement in Grant County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Glen Haven 407 Human settlement in Grant County, Wisconsin, United States of America

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