National Register of Historic Places listings in Wisconsin facts for kids

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Wisconsin counties

This is a list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Wisconsin. There are over 2,300 listed sites in Wisconsin. Each of the state's 72 counties has at least one listing on the National Register.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 24, 2017.
Contents: Counties in Wisconsin   (links in italic lead to a new page)
Adams - Ashland - Barron - Bayfield - Brown - Buffalo - Burnett - Calumet - Chippewa - Clark - Columbia - Crawford - Dane - Dodge - Door - Douglas - Dunn - Eau Claire - Florence - Fond du Lac - Forest - Grant - Green - Green Lake - Iowa - Iron - Jackson - Jefferson - Juneau - Kenosha - Kewaunee - La Crosse - Lafayette - Langlade - Lincoln - Manitowoc - Marathon - Marinette - Marquette - Menominee - Milwaukee - Monroe - Oconto - Oneida - Outagamie - Ozaukee - Pepin - Pierce - Polk - Portage - Price - Racine - Richland - Rock - Rusk - Sauk - Sawyer - Shawano - Sheboygan - St. Croix - Taylor - Trempealeau - Vernon - Vilas - Walworth - Washburn - Washington - Waukesha - Waupaca - Waushara - Winnebago - Wood


Numbers of properties and districts

There are approximately 2,300 properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Wisconsin. The numbers of properties and districts in the state or in any of its 72 counties are not directly reported by the National Register. Following are approximate tallies of current listings from lists of the specific properties and districts.

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Wisconsin State Prison Exterior
Wisconsin State Prison Historic District, Waupun, Dodge County
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Calumet County Courthouse
Villa-louis
Villa Louis, Prairie du Chien, Crawford County
County # of
Sites
1 Adams 3
2 Ashland 40
3 Barron 10
4 Bayfield 24
5 Brown 50
6 Buffalo 13
7 Burnett 9
8 Calumet 10
9 Chippewa 12
10 Clark 21
11 Columbia 55
12 Crawford 25
13.1 Dane: Madison 141
13.2 Dane: Other 94
13.3 Dane: Total 235
14 Dodge 33
15 Door 70
16 Douglas 18
17 Dunn 7
18 Eau Claire 62
19 Florence 7
20 Fond du Lac 46
21 Forest 9
22 Grant 34
23 Green 27
24 Green Lake 15
25 Iowa 39
26 Iron 5
27 Jackson 5
28 Jefferson 48
29 Juneau 9
30 Kenosha 25
31 Kewaunee 12
32 La Crosse 57
33 Lafayette 11
34 Langlade 5
35 Lincoln 6
36 Manitowoc 30
37 Marathon 31
38 Marinette 12
39 Marquette 6
40 Menominee 1
41.1 Milwaukee: Milwaukee (city) 180
41.2 Milwaukee: Other 69
41.3 Milwaukee: Total 249
42 Monroe 11
43 Oconto 25
44 Oneida 24
45 Outagamie 48
46 Ozaukee 39
47 Pepin 2
48 Pierce 8
49 Polk 14
50 Portage 18
51 Price 12
52 Racine 55
53 Richland 15
54 Rock 138
55 Rusk 3
56 Sauk 55
57 Sawyer 3
58 Shawano 6
59 Sheboygan 50
60 St. Croix 34
61 Taylor 8
62 Trempealeau 16
63 Vernon 23
64 Vilas 16
65 Walworth 46
66 Washburn 2
67 Washington 26
68 Waukesha 151
69 Waupaca 24
70 Waushara 3
71 Winnebago 87
72 Wood 21
(duplicates) (3)
Total: 2,366

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