Green County

Set in the scenic, rolling hills of southern Wisconsin, Green County sits squarely on the Wisconsin-Illinois border, providing easy access to major markets throughout the upper Midwest. Agriculture is a booming industry in Green County, with key products including milk, cheese, corn, soybeans and livestock products. The county’s environment and culture is shaped proudly by its strength in agriculture and famous Swiss heritage.

Top private-sector employers in Green County include Colony Brands, Inc., Kuhn North America, Inc., Monroe Truck Equipment and Jack Links Beef Jerky.

  • Monroe (county seat): 10,625
  • Brodhead: 3,240
  • Belleville: 2,556
  • Village of New Glarus: 1,990
  • Exeter: 2,305
  • Decatur: 1,610
  • Village of Brooklyn: 1,182
  • Town of New Glarus: 1,334
  • Jefferson: 1,170
  • Monticello: 1,092

Green County Development Corporation
Cara Carper, Executive Director
608.328.9452 | Email Cara

Sources: U.S. Census; Emsi; Wisconsin’s WORKnet; Municipality Population Estimates, Wisconsin Department of Administration, Demographic Services Center; Applied Geographic Solutions via LocateInWisconsin.

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