Wisconsin Barron County Public Libraries

By | January 2, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Barron County, Wisconsin. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Wisconsin Barron County.

1. Library System BARRON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 10 N. 3rd ST., Barron, WI 54812
Phone Number: (715) 537-3881 Barron 77,591 47,151

2. Central Library BARRON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 10 N. 3rd ST., Barron, WI 54812
Phone Number: (715) 537-3881 Barron N/A N/A

3. Library System CALHOUN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 321 Moore ST., Chetek, WI 54728
Phone Number: (715) 924-3195 Barron 32,538 N/A

4. Central Library CALHOUN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 321 Moore ST., Chetek, WI 54728
Phone Number: (715) 924-3195 Barron N/A N/A

5. Central Library CAMERON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 603 Main ST., Cameron, WI 54822
Phone Number: (715) 458-2267 Barron N/A N/A

6. Library System CAMERON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 603 Main ST., Cameron, WI 54822
Phone Number: (715) 458-2267 Barron 12,418 4,600

7. Library System CUMBERLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 1305 2nd AVE., Cumberland, WI 54829
Phone Number: (715) 822-2767 Barron 47,063 34,884

8. Central Library CUMBERLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 1305 2nd AVE., Cumberland, WI 54829
Phone Number: (715) 822-2767 Barron N/A N/A

9. Central Library RICE LAKE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 2 E. Marshall ST., Rice Lake, WI 54868
Phone Number: (715) 234-4861 Barron N/A N/A

10. Library System RICE LAKE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 2 E. Marshall ST., Rice Lake, WI 54868
Phone Number: (715) 234-4861 Barron 162,022 131,272

11. Library System TURTLE LAKE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 114 Martin AVE. East, Turtle Lake, WI 54889
Phone Number: (715) 986-4618 Barron 38,239 19,396

12. Central Library TURTLE LAKE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 114 Martin AVE. East, Turtle Lake, WI 54889
Phone Number: (715) 986-4618 Barron N/A N/A

Overview of Barron County, Wisconsin

Barron County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. As of 2000, the population is 44,963. Its county seat is Barron.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,305 km² (890 mi²). 2,235 km² (863 mi²) of it is land and 70 km² (27 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 3.05% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 44,963 people, 17,851 households, and 12,352 families residing in the county. The population density is 20/km² (52/mi²). There are 20,969 housing units at an average density of 9/km² (24/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 97.69% White, 0.14% Black or African American, 0.81% Native American, 0.32% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.32% from other races, and 0.69% from two or more races. 0.96% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 17,851 households out of which 31.30% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.90% are married couples living together, 8.20% have a female householder with no husband present, and 30.80% are non-families. 25.40% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.20% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.48 and the average family size is 2.97.

In the county, the population is spread out with 25.30% under the age of 18, 8.10% from 18 to 24, 26.80% from 25 to 44, 23.40% from 45 to 64, and 16.40% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 39 years. For every 100 females there are 98.20 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 96.00 males.

Cities, villages, and towns

Cities

  • Barron
  • Chetek
  • Cumberland
  • Rice Lake

Villages

  • Almena
  • Cameron
  • Dallas
  • Haugen
  • New Auburn (partial)
  • Prairie Farm
  • Turtle Lake

Towns

  • Almena
  • Arland
  • Barron
  • Bear Lake
  • Cedar Lake
  • Chetek
  • Clinton
  • Crystal Lake
  • Cumberland
  • Dallas
  • Dovre
  • Doyle
  • Lakeland
  • Maple Grove
  • Maple Plain
  • Oak Grove
  • Prairie Farm
  • Prairie Lake
  • Rice Lake
  • Sioux Creek
  • Stanfold
  • Stanley
  • Sumner
  • Turtle Lake
  • Vance Creek