About Us

Municipalities Served by Winnebago County

Cities of

Menasha, Neenah, Omro, Oshkosh, parts of Appleton

Towns of

Algoma, Black Wolf, Clayton, Neenah, Nekimi, Nepeuskun, Omro, Oshkosh, Poygan, Rushford, Utica, Vinland, Winchester, Winneconne, Wolf River

Villages of

Fox Crossing, Winneconne

Unincorporated communities

Butte des Morts, Eureka, Larsen, Pickett, Metz (partial), Mikesville, Waukau, Winnebago

 

To find your District Representative, go to the County Board home page. For all other county information, please go to the County Directory or our Winnebago County internet site.

Winnebago County Observed Holidays for 2018

New Year's DayMonday, January 1, 2018
Good FridayFriday, March 30, 2018
Memorial DayMonday, May 28, 2018
Independence DayWednesday, July 4, 2018
Labor DayMonday, September 3, 2018
Thanksgiving DayThursday, November 22, 2018
Day after ThanksgivingFriday, November 23, 2018
Day before ChristmasMonday, December 24, 2018
Christmas DayTuesday, December 25, 2018
New Year's Eve DayMonday, December 31, 2018

Makeup of County per the 2000 Census

Population

156,763 people residing in the county.

Racial makeup

94.92%White
1.12%Black or African American
.46%Native American
1.84%Asian
.02%Pacific Islander
.72%from other races
.92%from two or more races

Ancestry makeup

52.4%German
6.2%Irish
5.7%Polish
1.96%Hispanic or Latino

Language, as their first language

94.6%English
2.5%Spanish
1.0%Hmong

Business and Industry

To view this information, and more, please go to the City of Oshkosh website located at www.ci.oshkosh.wi.us.

 

Mission Statement

The mission of Winnebago County is to economically and efficiently provide and manage delivery systems for diverse programs and services to meet basic human needs.

To carry out this mission, the following roles are required:

  • To serve as an agent for the Federal and State Government to fulfill mandated programs.
  • To provide optional community services as determined by the County Board.
  • To provide programs and services in the most cost-effective manner.
  • To encourage citizens awareness, participation, and involvement in county government.
  • To encourage cooperation among business, government, labor, and education to solve common problems.
  • To utilize community resources as a vehicle for good government.

 

Winnebago County Org Chart

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