10 Largest Cities in Wisconsin

The largest city in Wisconsin is Milwaukee, with a population of 587,721. Ashippun is the fastest growing city in Wisconsin over the past 10 years, having grown 221.02% since 2010.

Rank Name 2021 Pop. 2010 Census Change Density (mi²)
1Milwaukee587,721594,865-1.20%911
2Madison263,332233,73012.67%495
3Green Bay104,068103,9460.12%341
4Kenosha100,01699,3970.62%532
5Racine76,13078,460-2.97%733
6Appleton73,53872,7041.15%443
7Waukesha71,99171,2151.09%420
8Eau Claire68,86666,2983.87%314
9Oshkosh67,40866,3281.63%372
10Janesville64,75963,6231.79%283
11West Allis60,85060,4180.72%797
12La Crosse50,69951,376-1.32%348
13Wauwatosa47,96846,4363.30%540
14Sheboygan47,72549,349-3.29%455
15Fond du Lac43,94342,9792.24%341
16Brookfield39,91537,9115.29%218
17New Berlin39,69939,5870.28%162
18Menomonee Falls38,81635,6248.96%176
19Wausau38,47739,186-1.81%298
20Greenfield37,02136,7830.65%478
21Beloit36,84036,970-0.35%317
22Oak Creek36,16334,4904.85%189
23Sun Prairie36,08729,62621.81%431
24Franklin35,78535,4980.81%154
25Manitowoc32,53333,688-3.43%273
26Fitchburg32,09625,21927.27%137
27West Bend31,61931,2061.32%311
28Mount Pleasant27,04826,6961.32%119
29Neenah26,82625,5095.16%430
30Superior25,80327,194-5.12%105
31Caledonia25,37524,8672.04%84
32Stevens Point25,36626,705-5.01%220
33Muskego25,24524,1554.51%119
34De Pere24,88823,9154.07%310
35Mequon24,42223,1225.62%79
36Watertown23,20723,861-2.74%286
37Pleasant Prairie21,38019,7548.23%95
38Howard20,69317,46118.51%167
39Middleton20,56817,62316.71%343
40South Milwaukee20,52621,163-3.01%634
41Germantown20,09419,9670.64%87
42Onalaska19,48317,8249.31%283
43Fox Crossing19,26218,2475.56%234
44Marshfield18,82719,097-1.41%206
45Menasha17,95917,5442.37%442
46Cudahy17,95018,326-2.05%561
47Wisconsin Rapids17,45818,400-5.12%188
48Oconomowoc17,29915,8189.36%221
49Ashwaubenon17,08516,9630.72%206
50Menomonie16,60916,2792.03%181
51Beaver Dam16,50316,1991.88%337
52Kaukauna16,40015,5065.77%316
53Bellevue16,26614,7909.98%169
54River Falls16,18115,0387.60%337
55Hartford15,73914,26710.32%279
56Weston15,25314,9192.24%105
57Salem Lakes14,98214,5353.08%73
58Whitewater14,88714,4083.32%251
59Chippewa Falls14,74013,7457.24%194
60Pewaukee14,70913,19911.44%112
61Hudson14,43712,80312.76%321
62Waunakee14,33012,15517.89%300
63Greendale14,32514,0511.95%384
64Allouez13,90013,980-0.57%454
65Whitefish Bay13,65314,126-3.35%962
66Verona13,38910,72224.87%269
67Plover13,24712,2198.41%186
68Stoughton13,23412,6724.43%339
69Suamico13,15811,37915.63%54
70Little Chute13,15510,47725.56%306
71Shorewood13,02113,149-0.97%1,221
72Glendale12,64413,156-3.89%327
73Harrison12,47810,86014.90%58
74Fort Atkinson12,28212,394-0.90%323
75Platteville12,27111,2858.74%289
76Baraboo12,17512,0740.84%247
77Port Washington12,08111,2956.96%309
78Richfield12,02611,3136.30%50
79Cedarburg11,75311,4422.72%362
80Brown Deer11,74912,018-2.24%398
81Grafton11,63511,5151.04%341
82Sussex11,27910,5426.99%216
83Hobart11,2686,22381.07%51
84DeForest10,9898,98922.25%200
85Waupun10,96311,339-3.32%352
86Burlington10,95610,5473.88%211
87Two Rivers10,93511,705-6.58%270
88Oregon10,6959,33914.52%355
89Monroe10,53910,810-2.51%280
90Marinette10,42710,928-4.58%222
91Portage10,31910,322-0.03%173
92Holmen10,1889,16911.11%227
93St. Francis10,0999,3258.30%586
94Elkhorn10,09710,0680.29%187
95New Richmond9,9128,39718.04%138
96Sparta9,8729,5433.45%184
97Reedsburg9,4959,2752.37%241
98McFarland9,4137,94118.54%317
99Tomah9,3799,2101.83%178
100Hartland9,3129,1162.15%257
101Merrill8,9869,650-6.88%178
102Shawano8,9559,298-3.69%199
103Sturgeon Bay8,9129,130-2.39%135
104Plymouth8,7558,4553.55%244
105Rice Lake8,7458,3634.57%151
106Monona8,4517,57511.56%386
107Lake Geneva8,4237,65510.03%183
108Somers8,4118,451-0.47%50
109Kronenwetter8,2777,21714.69%24
110Delavan8,2188,433-2.55%176
111Mukwonago8,0837,3769.59%148
112Windsor8,0726,32127.70%43
113Altoona8,0646,72619.89%254
114Pewaukee7,9758,210-2.86%286
115Sheboygan Falls7,9487,8151.70%220
116Ripon7,9097,7312.30%237
117Jefferson7,8887,983-1.19%202
118Ashland7,7478,208-5.62%86
119Mount Horeb7,7207,1458.05%357
120Antigo7,6958,215-6.33%181
121Rhinelander7,6607,767-1.38%137
122Delafield7,5447,1046.19%120
123Hales Corners7,5157,678-2.12%351
124Jackson7,3026,7937.49%336
125Cottage Grove7,2176,38513.03%258
126New London6,9947,292-4.09%188
127Lake Hallie6,8676,4805.97%72
128Kimberly6,8326,4905.27%445
129Sturtevant6,6986,5931.59%243
130Fox Point6,4156,684-4.02%334
131Twin Lakes6,3705,9736.65%113
132Rib Mountain6,1635,6519.06%76
133Elm Grove6,0945,9312.75%278
134Lake Mills6,0775,7236.19%219
135Waupaca6,0476,113-1.08%114
136Slinger5,7775,09013.50%164
137Milton5,6755,5502.25%199
138Edgerton5,6715,4164.71%203
139Waterford5,6045,3464.83%341
140Evansville5,5905,01611.44%256
141Prairie du Chien5,4485,883-7.39%139
142Union Grove5,4234,91010.45%312
143Berlin5,3835,533-2.71%139
144Wind Lake5,3645,3420.41%148
145Summit5,3114,64614.31%38
146Bristol5,2764,8718.31%24
147Rothschild5,2675,2620.10%120
148Columbus5,2064,9994.14%170
149Tichigan5,1795,1330.90%68
150North Fond du Lac5,0855,0071.56%357
151West Salem4,9514,8252.61%221
152Richland Center4,9355,254-6.07%158
153Mayville4,8905,151-5.07%224
154Bloomfield4,8044,6692.89%57
155Dodgeville4,6514,845-4.00%171
156Oconto4,5994,5211.73%101
157Okauchee Lake4,5514,4222.92%196
158Lake Wisconsin4,5054,1897.54%55
159Clintonville4,5034,563-1.31%151
160Saukville4,4474,449-0.04%188
161Prairie du Sac4,4474,0659.40%364
162Viroqua4,4184,3551.45%167
163Kewaskum4,3644,0408.02%276
164Mauston4,3474,418-1.61%145
165French Island4,3414,2073.19%320
166Cross Plains4,3403,66118.55%358
167Prescott4,3154,2621.24%247
168Bayside4,3044,407-2.34%269
169East Troy4,3034,312-0.21%143
170Medford4,2404,352-2.57%142
171Baldwin4,0943,9782.92%197
172Mosinee4,0684,0051.57%77
173West Milwaukee4,0564,200-3.43%540
174Marshall4,0503,8644.81%284
175Chilton3,9933,9321.55%150
176Pulaski3,9753,54112.26%209
177Rochester3,8893,6865.51%33
178Merton3,8343,39512.93%183
179North Hudson3,8173,7761.09%368
180Kiel3,7963,7212.02%224
181Horicon3,7593,6532.90%161
182Stanley3,7373,6183.29%131
183Lancaster3,6553,874-5.65%181
184Wrightstown3,6282,86026.85%125
185Omro3,6193,5222.75%221
186Combined Locks3,5933,3287.96%312
187Bloomer3,5133,546-0.93%180
188Sauk City3,4873,4032.47%337
189Black River Falls3,4633,611-4.10%123
190Seymour3,4343,454-0.58%190
191Barron3,3943,447-1.54%173
192Paddock Lake3,3882,99013.31%174
193Ellsworth3,3413,2911.52%131
194Peshtigo3,3393,497-4.52%165
195Howards Grove3,3003,1833.68%221
196Waterloo3,2953,339-1.32%129
197Brodhead3,2493,292-1.31%270
198Hortonville3,1622,70616.85%139
199New Holstein3,1583,236-2.41%188
200Lodi3,1443,0532.98%271
201Yorkville3,1363,0831.72%14
202Boscobel3,1203,219-3.08%145
203Tomahawk3,1083,409-8.83%59
204Ladysmith3,1083,403-8.67%110
205Somerset3,0962,65916.43%159
206Thiensville3,0873,211-3.86%443
207Oostburg3,0772,9125.67%234
208Sherwood3,0592,72012.46%132
209Algoma3,0523,166-3.60%186
210Johnson Creek3,0482,74011.24%150
211Arcadia3,0482,9453.50%139
212Brillion3,0213,165-4.55%161
213Wisconsin Dells2,9962,71510.35%57
214Lake Delton2,9772,9291.64%59
215Genoa City2,9633,046-2.72%167
216Kewaunee2,8482,943-3.23%120
217Lake Wissota2,8432,7383.83%112
218Amery2,8242,928-3.55%136
219Walworth2,8212,8170.14%242
220Oconto Falls2,7822,894-3.87%153
221Bohners Lake2,6912,44410.11%122
222Juneau2,6882,813-4.44%243
223Como2,6802,6311.86%111
224Williams Bay2,6632,5733.50%142
225Osceola2,6422,5543.45%97
226Luxemburg2,6032,5243.13%168
227New Lisbon2,6022,5512.00%142
228Wales2,5892,5481.61%119
229Maine2,5842,586-0.08%9
230Delavan Lake2,5582,649-3.44%93
231Poynette2,5282,533-0.20%147
232Deerfield2,5262,3149.16%174
233Mondovi2,5142,774-9.37%97
234Spooner2,5072,697-7.04%93
235Belleville2,4972,3765.09%235
236Tainter Lake2,4942,24211.24%20
237Winneconne2,4902,3685.15%254
238Mineral Point2,4492,500-2.04%119
239Neillsville2,4392,460-0.85%132
240Fennimore2,4282,519-3.61%210
241Lomira2,4182,429-0.45%169
242Nekoosa2,3762,580-7.91%104
243Belgium2,3552,2315.56%163
244Dousman2,3502,2743.34%134
245Darlington2,3292,446-4.78%216
246Hayward2,3272,347-0.85%109
247Denmark2,2852,1287.38%173
248Eagle2,2832,00513.87%245
249Brice Prairie2,2801,88720.83%74
250Westby2,2572,2181.76%125
251Fredonia2,2412,1623.65%157
252Park Falls2,2282,451-9.10%91
253North Prairie2,2242,1244.71%121
254Abbotsford2,1932,299-4.61%108
255Wautoma2,1782,208-1.36%116
256Schofield2,1542,170-0.74%157
257Lake Wazeecha2,1502,651-18.90%85
258Cedar Grove2,1312,1130.85%145
259Redgranite2,1302,148-0.84%134
260Clinton2,1222,153-1.44%221
261Cumberland2,0892,169-3.69%78
262New Glarus2,0872,181-4.31%172
263Chetek2,0812,209-5.79%129
264Colby2,0691,85911.30%188
265Pardeeville2,0672,111-2.08%160
266St. Croix Falls2,0582,128-3.29%61
267Kohler2,0492,112-2.98%57
268Washburn2,0342,109-3.56%78
269Roberts2,0131,65121.93%116
270Cuba City2,0112,088-3.69%258
271Shorewood Hills1,9811,57226.02%366
272Ixonia1,9111,62417.67%78
273Adams1,8991,972-3.70%96
274Lake Ripley1,8821,7795.79%84
275Hammond1,8781,922-2.29%130
276Spencer1,8701,919-2.55%142
277Cameron1,8101,7781.80%103
278Fall River1,8051,7135.37%147
279Browns Lake1,7992,039-11.77%105
280King1,7901,7502.29%124
281Butler1,7781,841-3.42%339
282Fontana-on-Geneva Lake1,7631,6844.69%78
283Durand1,7441,928-9.54%149
284Randolph1,7431,813-3.86%209
285Crandon1,7401,921-9.42%50
286Port Edwards1,7391,818-4.35%50
287Palmyra1,7311,789-3.24%120
288Eagle River1,7221,40023.00%79
289Mazomanie1,7141,6464.13%145
290Trempealeau1,7081,52911.71%128
291Whiting1,7011,723-1.28%140
292Weyauwega1,6871,888-10.65%164
293Wind Point1,6811,722-2.38%198
294Osseo1,6741,703-1.70%122
295Galesville1,6601,5139.72%190
296Spring Green1,6311,6200.68%146
297Thorp1,5971,622-1.54%160
298Darien1,5921,5790.82%184
299Stratford1,5831,5800.19%44
300River Hills1,5631,601-2.37%45
301Whitehall1,5621,591-1.82%40
302Random Lake1,5571,594-2.32%163
303Cambridge1,5491,4566.39%157
304Sharon1,5451,599-3.38%139
305Campbellsport1,5332,018-24.03%171
306Niagara1,5261,624-6.03%82
307Augusta1,5231,543-1.30%103
308Orfordville1,5221,4435.47%191
309Lac du Flambeau1,5221,969-22.70%46
310Marathon City1,5121,531-1.24%72
311Big Bend1,4971,27917.04%68
312Legend Lake1,4861,525-2.56%13
313Montello1,4701,487-1.14%112
314Brooklyn1,4631,4044.20%195
315Cleveland1,4521,490-2.55%110
316Black Earth1,4431,3427.53%255
317Edgar1,4401,475-2.37%119
318Keshena1,4381,26213.95%26
319Fox Lake1,4371,518-5.34%136
320St. Peter1,4341,489-3.69%59
321Bangor1,4301,456-1.79%127
322Hurley1,4241,544-7.77%65
323Cadott1,4241,437-0.90%62
324Cornell1,4191,461-2.87%56
325Bonduel1,4171,475-3.93%94
326West Baraboo1,4121,414-0.14%169
327Markesan1,4051,470-4.42%90
328Mishicot1,3901,438-3.34%81
329Hillsboro1,3831,408-1.78%147
330Woodville1,3511,3380.97%112
331Seymour1,3451,418-5.15%89
332Nashotah1,3431,368-1.83%122
333Spring Valley1,3421,347-0.37%50
334Blair1,3341,398-4.58%46
335Phillips1,3201,472-10.33%75
336Black Creek1,2981,319-1.59%195
337Maple Bluff1,2951,319-1.82%275
338Independence1,2951,339-3.29%46
339Westfield1,2941,2503.52%122
340Shell Lake1,2941,347-3.93%33
341Fall Creek1,2871,312-1.91%94
342Elroy1,2871,440-10.62%98
343Grantsburg1,2771,334-4.27%63
344Gillett1,2691,384-8.31%140
345Lannon1,2621,10913.80%76
346Lauderdale Lakes1,2591,1727.42%44
347Barneveld1,2511,2301.71%97
348Loyal1,2311,256-1.99%134
349Manawa1,2301,370-10.22%112
350Muscoda1,2111,325-8.60%118
351Hazel Green1,2061,259-4.21%142
352Newburg1,1991,248-3.93%197
353Monticello1,1921,218-2.13%149
354Theresa1,1911,261-5.55%221
355Shullsburg1,1891,237-3.88%133
356Glenwood City1,1891,236-3.80%71
357Princeton1,1671,209-3.47%112
358Iola1,1641,297-10.25%104
359Colfax1,1621,164-0.17%125
360Marion1,1561,252-7.67%70
361Reedsville1,1411,207-5.47%140
362Boyceville1,1391,0914.40%45
363Lake Koshkonong1,1351,204-5.73%12
364Dane1,13199813.33%147
365Clear Lake1,1111,0654.32%64
366Oakfield1,1081,0792.69%168
367Cashton1,1081,1060.18%130
368Powers Lake1,0951,615-32.20%82
369Strum1,0881,114-2.33%134
370Frederic1,0831,131-4.24%95
371Athens1,0811,096-1.37%66
372Little Round Lake1,0801,081-0.09%18
373Hilbert1,0731,132-5.21%109
374Ashippun1,069333221.02%155
375Hustisford1,0671,123-4.99%143
376Rio1,0591,0500.86%126
377Luck1,0551,113-5.21%80
378Lake Nebagamon1,0491,068-1.78%12
379Amherst1,0391,0380.10%121
380Eagle Lake1,0381,192-12.92%71
381Potter Lake1,0321,107-6.78%146
382Rosendale1,0311,060-2.74%125
383Elkhart Lake1,0309636.96%120
384Dickeyville1,0261,062-3.39%154
385Wittenberg9961,086-8.29%82
386Greenwood9941,018-2.36%55
387Albany9891,018-2.85%116
388Blue Mounds98885815.15%167
389Green Lake9839424.35%79
390Balsam Lake9821,008-2.58%68
391Turtle Lake9751,046-6.79%51
392Benton970983-1.32%172
393Belmont968974-0.62%164
394Sister Bay9438777.53%54
395Crivitz943982-3.97%89
396Eden9368747.09%232
397Buffalo City9341,020-8.43%66
398Owen924936-1.28%59
399Necedah9249141.09%50
400Greenleaf91860751.24%133
401Valders916960-4.58%95
402Shiocton909919-1.09%87
403Centuria906946-4.23%79
404Butte des Morts904962-6.03%109
405Kekoskee895912-1.86%4
406Elk Mound8928781.59%58
407Allenton8898238.02%92
408Iron Ridge885928-4.63%197
409Milltown873916-4.69%72
410Dresser870887-1.92%68
411Cassville869923-5.85%125
412Hingham866886-2.26%48
413Dorchester865875-1.14%92
414Chain O' Lakes861981-12.23%38
415Rib Lake855902-5.21%73
416Lake Arrowhead8538381.79%25
417Plainfield852862-1.16%82
418Fountain City849856-0.82%29
419Brandon847878-3.53%167
420Footville8458074.71%112
421Arlington8348201.71%121
422Stoddard8287796.29%194
423Arena825834-1.08%107
424Lone Rock817886-7.79%122
425Highland816838-2.63%107
426Pepin807834-3.24%166
427Pittsville806874-7.78%60
428Argyle803845-4.97%192
429Coon Valley7917643.53%106
430Lake Camelot787826-4.72%31
431Elmwood787819-3.91%77
432Wonewoc784826-5.08%105
433Birnamwood784815-3.80%53
434Blanchardville783824-4.98%243
435Siren778798-2.51%97
436Neopit77669012.46%10
437Hewitt776817-5.02%124
438Mount Calvary7637630.00%108
439La Farge7617452.15%112
440Biron758834-9.11%24
441Plain756774-2.33%135
442Cambria748770-2.86%114
443Woodruff746966-22.77%79
444St. Nazianz746782-4.60%140
445Montreal745808-7.80%50
446Whitelaw742761-2.50%210
447Wauzeka7317102.96%23
448Forest Junction72061616.88%42
449Rockland71859420.88%160
450Rome7116893.19%29
451Mellen709728-2.61%57
452Bruce705777-9.27%46
453Alma705776-9.15%20
454Tigerton703740-5.00%57
455Superior7036655.71%84
456Wyocena701775-9.55%73
457North Freedom693702-1.28%123
458Cascade690711-2.95%125
459Bloomington684733-6.68%81
460Waubeka6816573.65%44
461Reeseville680708-3.95%162
462Montfort680720-5.56%188
463Coleman680720-5.56%75
464Wild Rose662725-8.69%68
465Eleva661677-2.36%173
466Potosi657688-4.51%59
467Sullivan655667-1.80%86
468Auburndale653703-7.11%47
469Fremont645677-4.73%93
470Taycheedah644704-8.52%130
471Viola642699-8.15%96
472Iron River637761-16.29%15
473Winchester635671-5.37%41
474Francis Creek632672-5.95%83
475Almena629676-6.95%83
476Ridgeway628652-3.68%75
477Livingston628664-5.42%90
478Friendship625727-14.03%103
479Norwalk624653-4.44%90
480Camp Douglas6196003.17%92
481Webster617644-4.19%52
482Avoca615637-3.45%41
483Fairchild61355310.85%63
484Oxford6106021.33%110
485Hatley6095687.22%93
486Chenequa6085647.80%26
487Poplar6076050.33%8
488Oconomowoc Lake6045627.47%47
489Brownsville6045813.96%147
490Stockbridge602636-5.35%28
491Plum City601602-0.17%86
492Eureka601220173.18%87
493Solon Springs596599-0.50%57
494Casco5935910.34%133
495Prentice591648-8.80%44
496New Auburn5845555.23%26
497Kieler57749716.10%102
498Gresham566586-3.41%74
499Chief Lake565583-3.09%4
500Lily Lake560159

Top 500 Cities in Wisconsin by Population

With a population of 5,795,147 people, Wisconsin is the 20th most populous U.S. state. Milwaukee is the most populated state with a population of over 600,000. The state capital of Madison comes in second in terms of population but falls significantly behind, with 2017 estimates putting the population at just 248,951 inhabitants. Green Bay is the only other city in the state to have a population that exceeds 100,000. There are a total of 83 cities that have populations of at least 10,000 but not more than 100,000.

In all, there are 190 cities in Wisconsin. There are also municipalities in the state that are designated as towns or villages, however villages are not incorporated. There are seven incorporated cities that have populations of less than 1,000 people. The smallest of these is Bayfield, a city located in Bayfield County, which has a population of 487 people per the 2010 U.S. Census. Cities in this state are divided into classes: first class, second class, third class and fourth class.

Map of Cities in Wisconsin

Wisconsin Cities by First Letter

  1. US Census Annual Estimates - 2020 Estimates Calculated via Linear Projection of Previous Estimates

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