Waushara County

Megan Kapp

380 S. Townline Rd. Wautoma WI 54982


County Board Support * Election Administration (Provider to 18 Municipalities) * Dog Licensing * Marriage Licenses * Purchasing Agent * Official County Directory/Official Records * Timber Cutting Notices * Accounts Payable/Finance * Passports

County Information

Located in central Wisconsin, Waushara County was created in 1851 from Marquette County. The county seat is Wautoma. The name “Waushara” is thought to be the settlers’ attempt at applying a Native American term meaning “good land.”¬†¬†Waushara County has more than 100 lakes, 150 miles of trout streams, 7,000 acres of public hunting and fishing grounds, and 300 miles of snowmobile trails.

County Population: 24496

Cities: 2

Towns: 18

Villages: 6