Wisconsin Lafayette County Public Libraries

By | January 2, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Lafayette 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 Lafayette County.

1. Library System ARGYLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 401 E. Milwaukee, Argyle, WI 53504
Phone Number: (608) 543-3113 Lafayette 2,478 N/A

2. Central Library ARGYLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 401 E. Milwaukee, Argyle, WI 53504
Phone Number: (608) 543-3113 Lafayette N/A N/A

3. Library System BENTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 48 W. Main ST., Benton, WI 53803
Phone Number: (608) 759-2665 Lafayette 5,780 2,600

4. Central Library BENTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 48 W. Main ST., Benton, WI 53803
Phone Number: (608) 759-2665 Lafayette N/A N/A

5. Central Library BLANCHARDVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 208 Mason ST., Blanchardville, WI 53516
Phone Number: (608) 523-2055 Lafayette N/A N/A

6. Library System BLANCHARDVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 208 Mason ST., Blanchardville, WI 53516
Phone Number: (608) 523-2055 Lafayette 14,739 6,317

7. Branch Library GRATIOT ANNEX LIBRARY BRANCH
Street Address: 5895 Main ST., Gratiot, WI 53541
Phone Number: (608) 922-3803 Lafayette N/A N/A

8. Central Library JOHN TURGESON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 220 S. Mound AVE., Belmont, WI 53510
Phone Number: (608) 762-5137 Lafayette N/A N/A

9. Library System JOHN TURGESON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 220 S. Mound AVE., Belmont, WI 53510
Phone Number: (608) 762-5137 Lafayette 5,504 4,092

10. Library System JOHNSON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 131 E. Catherine ST., Darlington, WI 53530
Phone Number: (608) 776-4171 Lafayette 43,075 35,000

11. Central Library JOHNSON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 131 E. Catherine ST., Darlington, WI 53530
Phone Number: (608) 776-4171 Lafayette N/A N/A

12. Central Library MCCOY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 190 N. Judgement ST., Shullsburg, WI 53586
Phone Number: (608) 965-4424 Lafayette N/A N/A

13. Library System MCCOY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 190 N. Judgement ST., Shullsburg, WI 53586
Phone Number: (608) 965-4424 Lafayette 13,631 10,931

Overview of Lafayette County, Wisconsin

Lafayette County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. As of 2000, the population is 16,137. Its county seat is Darlington.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,644 km² (635 mi²). 1,641 km² (634 mi²) of it is land and 3 km² (1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.16% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 16,137 people, 6,211 households, and 4,378 families residing in the county. The population density is 10/km² (26/mi²). There are 6,674 housing units at an average density of 4/km² (10/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 99.03% White, 0.11% Black or African American, 0.11% Native American, 0.22% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.14% from other races, and 0.35% from two or more races. 0.57% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 6,211 households out of which 33.30% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.00% are married couples living together, 7.60% have a female householder with no husband present, and 29.50% are non-families. 25.40% of all households are made up of individuals and 13.10% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.57 and the average family size is 3.10.

In the county, the population is spread out with 27.20% under the age of 18, 7.60% from 18 to 24, 27.20% from 25 to 44, 22.10% from 45 to 64, and 15.80% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 99.80 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 98.00 males.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Lafayette County, Wisconsin has the following cities and towns:

  • Argyle (town)
  • Argyle
  • Belmont (town)
  • Belmont
  • Benton (town)
  • Benton
  • Blanchard
  • Blanchardville
  • Darlington (town)
  • Darlington
  • Elk Grove
  • Fayette
  • Gratiot (town)
  • Gratiot
  • Hazel Green (partially)
  • Kendall
  • Lamont
  • Monticello
  • New Diggings
  • Seymour
  • Shullsburg (town)
  • Shullsburg
  • South Wayne
  • Wayne
  • White Oak Springs
  • Willow Springs
  • Wiota