Wisconsin Washburn County Public Libraries

By | January 2, 2023

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

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1. Library System SHELL LAKE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 501 1st ST., Shell Lake, WI 54871
Phone Number: (715) 468-2074 Washburn 23,084 27,664

2. Central Library SHELL LAKE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 501 1st ST., Shell Lake, WI 54871
Phone Number: (715) 468-2074 Washburn N/A N/A

3. Central Library SPOONER MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 421 High ST., Spooner, WI 54801
Phone Number: (715) 635-2792 Washburn N/A N/A

4. Library System SPOONER MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 421 High ST., Spooner, WI 54801
Phone Number: (715) 635-2792 Washburn 91,137 80,000

Overview of Washburn County, Wisconsin

Washburn County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. As of 2000, the population is 16,036. Its county seat is Shell Lake.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,209 km² (853 mi²). 2,097 km² (810 mi²) of it is land and 112 km² (43 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 5.08% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 16,036 people, 6,604 households, and 4,530 families residing in the county. The population density is 8/km² (20/mi²). There are 10,814 housing units at an average density of 5/km² (13/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 97.27% White, 0.17% Black or African American, 1.01% Native American, 0.19% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.12% from other races, and 1.22% from two or more races. 0.89% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 6,604 households out of which 27.50% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.60% are married couples living together, 7.00% have a female householder with no husband present, and 31.40% are non-families. 26.70% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.60% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.39 and the average family size is 2.88.

In the county, the population is spread out with 23.80% under the age of 18, 5.80% from 18 to 24, 24.70% from 25 to 44, 27.10% from 45 to 64, and 18.50% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 42 years. For every 100 females there are 101.30 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 98.30 males.

Cities and towns

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

  • Barronett
  • Bashaw
  • Bass Lake
  • Beaver Brook
  • Birchwood (town)
  • Birchwood
  • Brooklyn
  • Casey
  • Chicog
  • Crystal
  • Evergreen
  • Frog Creek
  • Gull Lake
  • Long Lake
  • Madge
  • Minong (town)
  • Minong
  • Sarona
  • Shell Lake
  • Spooner (town)
  • Spooner
  • Springbrook
  • Stinnett
  • Stone Lake
  • Trego