Green County, created in 1836 as a territorial county, is named after
Nathanael Greene, quartermaster general and commander of the southern department
during the Revolutionary War. Today, Green County is known for its green
rolling hills, highly productive farmland, and the small town flavor of its
Located in south central Wisconsin, Green County has sixteen towns, six
villages, and two cities, the county seat is Monroe. The land area is 593
square miles, the population, as of the 2010 census, is 36,842. Green
County is divided into thirty one supervisory districts and each district has a
representative on the Board of Supervisors. The Green
County Official Directory is available on line.
One of the most recognizable sites in Green County is the Historic Courthouse
located in the center of the Monroe square. Completed in 1891, the
majestic Green County Courthouse is distinguished by arched porticos with
polished marble pillars, windows with granite block accents, and a bell in the
soaring 120-foot clock tower. Although court related services were
relocated to the Justice Center in September, 2009, the courthouse is still
home to the general government offices and visitors are always welcome.
Learn more about what Green County Government has to offer as you explore our
website, and check out the various links. We hope you find our site very
useful and easy to navigate.
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to view a detailed list of Green County Government Offices
Map of Green County Government
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