10 Largest Cities in Wisconsin

  • Milwaukee (585,589)
  • Madison (264,030)
  • Green Bay (105,413)
  • Kenosha (101,124)
  • Racine (77,536)
  • Appleton (74,832)
  • Waukesha (72,811)
  • Eau Claire (69,506)
  • Oshkosh (66,831)
  • Janesville (65,149)
The largest city in Wisconsin is Milwaukee with a population of 585,589. Gresham is the fastest growing city in Wisconsin over the past 10 years, having grown since 2010.
Rank Name 2020 Pop 2010 Census Change Density (km²)
1Milwaukee585,589594,881-1.56%2,351
2Madison264,030233,71612.97%1,285
3Green Bay105,413103,9771.38%895
4Kenosha101,12499,4401.69%1,395
5Racine77,53678,751-1.54%1,935
6Appleton74,83272,7022.93%1,168
7Waukesha72,81171,2142.24%1,102
8Eau Claire69,50666,2974.84%821
9Oshkosh66,83166,1880.97%956
10Janesville65,14963,6012.43%739
11West Allis58,53060,428-3.14%1,986
12La Crosse51,36751,381-0.03%914
13Wauwatosa48,58046,4374.61%1,418
14Sheboygan47,83049,356-3.09%1,181
15Fond Du Lac42,61343,004-0.91%856
16New Berlin39,72939,5790.38%421
17Menomonee Falls39,05135,6249.62%458
18Brookfield38,97237,9112.80%551
19Wausau38,53239,171-1.63%774
20Beloit37,33636,9671.00%832
21Greenfield37,02236,7650.70%1,240
22Oak Creek37,00634,4937.29%502
23Franklin35,62835,4970.37%398
24Sun Prairie34,28829,62415.74%1,060
25Manitowoc32,22933,688-4.33%700
26Fitchburg31,55625,21925.13%349
27West Bend31,42231,2070.69%801
28Mount Pleasant27,31026,5742.77%311
29Neenah26,24825,5012.93%1,091
30Superior25,93327,197-4.65%273
31Stevens Point25,88126,696-3.05%582
32De Pere25,43423,9086.38%821
33Muskego25,37724,1555.06%310
34Caledonia25,31424,6862.54%216
35Mequon24,28123,1225.01%203
36Watertown23,68523,862-0.74%757
37Middleton21,01817,62519.25%909
38Pleasant Prairie20,95519,7536.09%242
39Howard20,50717,43417.63%429
40South Milwaukee20,40921,161-3.55%1,632
41Germantown19,87519,7680.54%223
42Fox Crossing19,10918,3004.42%602
43Onalaska18,82717,8245.63%709
44Cudahy18,14818,326-0.97%1,468
45Marshfield18,07719,089-5.30%512
46Menasha17,86517,4712.26%1,138
47Wisconsin Rapids17,50818,379-4.74%488
48Ashwaubenon17,44216,9632.82%544
49Oconomowoc17,19515,8208.69%570
50Menomonie16,84016,2833.42%475
51Kaukauna16,55615,5046.79%827
52River Falls16,53515,0439.92%893
53Beaver Dam16,46316,1991.63%872
54Hartford16,20714,26913.58%745
55Bellevue15,93514,7338.16%429
56Weston15,21314,9161.99%272
57Whitewater15,12714,4114.97%661
58Salem Lakes14,92514,5262.75%189
59Pewaukee14,91713,19513.05%295
60Chippewa Falls14,29413,7364.06%487
61Waunakee14,28612,15317.55%774
62Hudson14,21212,79711.06%820
63Allouez14,01913,9820.26%1,186
64Greendale13,86014,053-1.37%962
65Whitefish Bay13,64614,126-3.40%2,490
66Suamico13,54411,37519.07%144
67Verona13,51210,71826.07%702
68Plover13,40812,2239.69%488
69Harrison13,06710,85720.36%158
70Stoughton13,01412,6712.71%865
71Shorewood12,99813,149-1.15%3,157
72Glendale12,55413,156-4.58%841
73Fort Atkinson12,49512,3960.80%852
74Baraboo12,24412,0701.44%643
75Port Washington12,09611,2957.09%802
76Richfield11,93911,3095.57%128
77Grafton11,93811,5153.67%906
78Deforest11,9058,98932.44%562
79Little Chute11,78210,46912.54%710
80Brown Deer11,72312,019-2.46%1,030
81Burlington11,61310,54310.15%579
82Cedarburg11,51011,4400.61%919
83Platteville11,47911,2841.73%701
84Waupun11,38011,3420.34%947
85Two Rivers11,00211,702-5.98%703
86Sussex10,96110,5463.94%544
87Oregon10,8209,34215.82%931
88Portage10,69310,3193.62%463
89Marinette10,57810,927-3.19%583
90Monroe10,50910,807-2.76%724
91Holmen10,4339,30012.18%602
92Elkhorn10,20810,0701.37%490
93Hobart10,1546,22363.17%119
94Sparta9,8999,5433.73%477
95St. Francis9,7229,3294.21%1,461
96Reedsburg9,5249,2742.70%627
97Hartland9,4629,1183.77%678
98Tomah9,4079,2032.22%463
99New Richmond9,3578,39911.41%337
100Mcfarland9,1387,93415.18%796
101Sturgeon Bay9,1249,130-0.07%358
102Merrill9,0779,648-5.92%467
103Shawano8,8269,298-5.08%509
104Plymouth8,7418,4493.46%631
105Somers8,3678,439-0.85%128
106Mukwonago8,3277,37612.89%396
107Rice Lake8,3088,377-0.82%371
108Delavan8,2588,442-2.18%457
109Kronenwetter8,2547,22014.32%62
110Pewaukee8,2388,2100.34%765
111Altoona8,1366,72520.98%664
112Lake Geneva8,1047,6555.87%456
113Sheboygan Falls8,0747,8153.31%578
114Jefferson8,0267,9730.66%533
115Windsor7,9886,32026.39%111
116Monona7,9217,5754.57%938
117Ripon7,8627,7311.69%610
118Antigo7,8278,218-4.76%477
119Ashland7,8018,207-4.95%226
120Rhinelander7,7967,7680.36%362
121Delafield7,6047,1126.92%312
122Hales Corners7,4947,678-2.40%907
123Jackson7,3876,7888.82%881
124Mount Horeb7,3677,1433.14%882
125New London7,0757,291-2.96%493
126Cottage Grove7,0486,38110.45%652
127Kimberly6,9196,4886.64%1,168
128Lake Hallie6,7576,4874.16%185
129Sturtevant6,6696,5931.15%626
130Fox Point6,5336,684-2.26%881
131Elm Grove6,1755,9314.11%731
132Twin Lakes6,1525,9742.98%282
133Rib Mountain6,0335,6516.76%194
134Lake Mills6,0175,7175.25%561
135Waupaca5,8466,077-3.80%285
136Waterford5,7495,3707.06%905
137Edgerton5,7085,4175.37%530
138Slinger5,7035,09112.02%419
139Milton5,6555,5501.89%513
140Prairie Du Chien5,6135,903-4.91%372
141Evansville5,5305,02210.12%656
142Berlin5,5025,540-0.69%367
143Wind Lake5,2665,342-1.42%376
144Rothschild5,2665,2640.04%311
145Tichigan5,2085,1331.46%178
146Bristol5,1744,8776.09%61
147Columbus5,1144,9992.30%434
148West Salem5,0594,8254.85%584
149North Fond Du Lac5,0465,0070.78%918
150Summit5,0384,6448.48%92
151Union Grove5,0214,9122.22%749
152Mayville4,8815,152-5.26%579
153Richland Center4,8715,254-7.29%404
154Dodgeville4,8054,845-0.83%457
155Bloomfield4,7254,6701.18%146
156Prairie Du Sac4,6154,06413.56%978
157Viroqua4,5164,3583.63%444
158Oconto4,4774,521-0.97%255
159Cross Plains4,4643,66121.93%955
160Okauchee Lake4,4094,422-0.29%492
161Mauston4,3644,422-1.31%377
162French Island4,3604,2073.64%833
163Saukville4,3584,448-2.02%478
164East Troy4,3554,3121.00%375
165Lake Wisconsin4,3364,1893.51%137
166Prescott4,3244,2621.45%642
167Medford4,3124,357-1.03%373
168Bayside4,2864,407-2.75%694
169Clintonville4,2744,560-6.27%371
170Kewaskum4,2494,0405.17%697
171Baldwin4,1113,9783.34%514
172Mosinee4,0633,9941.73%200
173West Milwaukee4,0524,200-3.52%1,399
174Kiel3,9463,7216.05%604
175Marshall3,9403,8671.89%716
176Rochester3,9193,6816.47%87
177Merton3,8873,39514.49%481
178North Hudson3,8153,7761.03%952
179Chilton3,7613,932-4.35%365
180Stanley3,7383,6183.32%338
181Lancaster3,7273,874-3.79%478
182Pulaski3,6593,5373.45%498
183Omro3,6343,5283.00%576
184Combined Locks3,6283,3289.01%817
185Horicon3,5913,660-1.89%398
186Wrightstown3,5682,85824.84%319
187Bloomer3,5003,546-1.30%464
188Sauk City3,4983,4032.79%876
189Seymour3,4883,4540.98%500
190Black River Falls3,4513,611-4.43%319
191Waterloo3,3543,3320.66%340
192Wisconsin Dells3,3412,71623.01%165
193Barron3,3353,447-3.25%442
194Peshtigo3,3333,497-4.69%427
195Ellsworth3,3163,2910.76%337
196Howards Grove3,2883,1833.30%571
197Sherwood3,2532,72019.60%363
198Brodhead3,2423,293-1.55%699
199Boscobel3,1693,219-1.55%382
200Ladysmith3,1523,402-7.35%288
201Johnson Creek3,1492,74014.93%401
202Tomahawk3,1243,409-8.36%154
203Thiensville3,0953,211-3.61%1,152
204Lodi3,0783,0530.82%687
205Brillion3,0753,164-2.81%425
206Oostburg3,0492,9124.70%601
207New Holstein3,0353,236-6.21%467
208Arcadia3,0232,9472.58%357
209Algoma3,0113,166-4.90%476
210Lake Delton2,9942,9282.25%154
211Paddock Lake2,9802,992-0.40%397
212Genoa City2,9803,043-2.07%435
213Somerset2,9712,65112.07%396
214Lake Wissota2,9292,7386.98%299
215Walworth2,8592,8171.49%635
216Kewaunee2,8502,943-3.16%312
217Hortonville2,8502,7065.32%324
218Amery2,7992,928-4.41%349
219Oconto Falls2,7662,894-4.42%394
220Tainter Lake2,7632,24223.24%58
221Juneau2,7382,813-2.67%641
222Williams Bay2,6432,5732.72%365
223Spooner2,6372,697-2.22%252
224Wales2,6122,5502.43%312
225Delavan Lake2,6092,649-1.51%245
226Luxemburg2,5552,5241.23%427
227New Lisbon2,5452,553-0.31%359
228Deerfield2,5382,3149.68%452
229Osceola2,5342,554-0.78%240
230Mondovi2,5312,768-8.56%252
231Mineral Point2,5222,5030.76%317
232Bohners Lake2,5202,4443.11%297
233Winneconne2,5012,3735.39%662
234Poynette2,4952,533-1.50%375
235Lomira2,4902,4292.51%450
236Como2,4772,631-5.85%266
237Belleville2,4602,3763.54%599
238Fennimore2,4562,512-2.23%550
239Lake Wazeecha2,4262,651-8.49%249
240Nekoosa2,4162,580-6.36%275
241Belgium2,3832,2296.91%427
242Neillsville2,3642,460-3.90%333
243Denmark2,3572,12810.76%462
244Maine2,3252,336-0.47%21
245Darlington2,3252,442-4.79%558
246Dousman2,3202,2742.02%344
247Hayward2,2912,341-2.14%279
248North Prairie2,2812,1267.29%322
249Abbotsford2,2752,314-1.69%291
250New Glarus2,2662,1813.90%483
251Fredonia2,2632,1624.67%409
252Park Falls2,2392,451-8.65%237
253Westby2,2362,2031.50%321
254Clinton2,1942,1531.90%592
255Brice Prairie2,1731,88715.16%183
256Schofield2,1602,167-0.32%407
257Eagle2,1582,0057.63%599
258Wautoma2,1462,213-3.03%297
259Redgranite2,1202,148-1.30%346
260Cedar Grove2,0962,113-0.80%370
261Cumberland2,0902,167-3.55%202
262Browns Lake2,0702,0391.52%314
263Chetek2,0662,217-6.81%332
264Washburn2,0572,113-2.65%204
265Kohler2,0522,112-2.84%149
266Pardeeville2,0462,111-3.08%411
267Cuba City2,0462,087-1.96%681
268St. Croix Falls2,0442,128-3.95%158
269Roberts2,0271,65122.77%303
270Shorewood Hills1,9871,57226.40%952
271Campbellsport1,9562,018-3.07%566
272Ixonia1,9251,62418.53%204
273Colby1,8911,8591.72%445
274Spencer1,8811,923-2.18%370
275Adams1,8771,972-4.82%246
276Hammond1,8751,922-2.45%335
277Lake Ripley1,8451,7793.71%213
278Durand1,8291,928-5.13%404
279Port Edwards1,8211,8180.17%134
280Crandon1,8201,921-5.26%135
281King1,8041,7503.09%324
282Butler1,8011,841-2.17%890
283Cameron1,7821,7800.11%262
284Weyauwega1,7781,897-6.27%447
285Palmyra1,7631,789-1.45%316
286Randolph1,7481,813-3.59%543
287Fontana On Geneva Lake1,7391,6743.88%200
288Fall River1,7311,7131.05%366
289Wind Point1,7061,722-0.93%520
290Whiting1,7051,723-1.04%364
291Eagle River1,6861,40020.43%201
292Mazomanie1,6701,6461.46%367
293Osseo1,6491,703-3.17%311
294Spring Green1,6471,6201.67%381
295Trempealeau1,6441,5277.66%320
296Thorp1,6081,622-0.86%416
297Darien1,5811,5810.00%473
298Galesville1,5791,5184.02%469
299Stratford1,5751,580-0.32%115
300River Hills1,5691,601-2.00%118
301Random Lake1,5581,594-2.26%423
302Cambridge1,5551,4566.80%408
303Big Bend1,5551,26622.83%184
304Sharon1,5511,599-3.00%361
305Niagara1,5441,624-4.93%216
306Lac Du Flambeau1,5371,969-21.94%120
307Whitehall1,5351,589-3.40%103
308Augusta1,5181,545-1.75%265
309Montello1,5041,4851.28%296
310Marathon City1,5011,525-1.57%184
311Seymour1,4971,4185.57%256
312Orfordville1,4961,4433.67%487
313Legend Lake1,4961,525-1.90%34
314Brooklyn1,4881,4045.98%514
315Bangor1,4711,4610.68%338
316Fox Lake1,4551,518-4.15%358
317Hurley1,4541,542-5.71%173
318Cleveland1,4501,490-2.68%283
319St. Peter1,4471,489-2.82%154
320Edgar1,4471,476-1.96%309
321West Baraboo1,4231,4140.64%440
322Cadott1,4221,437-1.04%162
323Markesan1,4111,470-4.01%234
324Bonduel1,4061,475-4.68%241
325Hillsboro1,3931,408-1.07%383
326Black Earth1,3881,3423.43%635
327Keshena1,3771,2629.11%64
328Cornell1,3771,461-5.75%140
329Mishicot1,3761,438-4.31%208
330Spring Valley1,3751,3472.08%132
331Nashotah1,3581,368-0.73%321
332Woodville1,3521,3390.97%291
333Phillips1,3341,476-9.62%196
334Shell Lake1,3291,347-1.34%88
335Fall Creek1,3281,3101.37%250
336Black Creek1,3171,319-0.15%511
337Maple Bluff1,2971,319-1.67%714
338Barneveld1,2971,2305.45%261
339Grantsburg1,2911,338-3.51%166
340Lannon1,2891,10916.23%201
341Blair1,2871,400-8.07%116
342Westfield1,2761,2521.92%312
343Manawa1,2751,370-6.93%302
344Gillett1,2741,382-7.81%364
345Muscoda1,2681,325-4.30%321
346Independence1,2611,332-5.33%117
347Loyal1,2361,256-1.59%349
348Elroy1,2351,444-14.47%243
349Hazel Green1,2271,259-2.54%374
350Theresa1,2101,261-4.04%581
351Glenwood City1,2091,236-2.18%188
352Iola1,2041,300-7.38%278
353Newburg1,2021,243-3.30%512
354Monticello1,1991,212-1.07%388
355Little Round Lake1,1901,08110.08%52
356Princeton1,1841,209-2.07%295
357Shullsburg1,1781,237-4.77%341
358Marion1,1731,254-6.46%185
359Clear Lake1,1721,0679.84%174
360Potter Lake1,1641,1075.15%427
361Colfax1,1611,164-0.26%323
362Dane1,15199815.33%387
363Reedsville1,1411,207-5.47%361
364Boyceville1,1341,0933.75%116
365Lake Koshkonong1,1331,204-5.90%31
366Cashton1,1121,1060.54%337
367Elkhart Lake1,10896315.06%334
368Lauderdale Lakes1,1031,172-5.89%99
369Frederic1,0871,131-3.89%248
370Athens1,0851,102-1.54%171
371Eagle Lake1,0841,192-9.06%192
372Hustisford1,0811,123-3.74%375
373Oakfield1,0791,0790.00%424
374Hilbert1,0761,132-4.95%282
375Strum1,0611,116-4.93%340
376Amherst1,0531,0381.45%318
377Rio1,0471,054-0.66%323
378Lake Nebagamon1,0471,068-1.97%32
379Luck1,0401,117-6.89%204
380Ashippun1,040333212.31%391
381Rosendale1,0221,060-3.58%320
382Dickeyville1,0151,060-4.25%394
383Albany1,0011,018-1.67%304
384Greenwood9991,018-1.87%144
385Belmont9979841.32%437
386Blue Mounds99185815.50%434
387Turtle Lake9891,046-5.45%134
388Balsam Lake9881,008-1.98%176
389Eden98087412.13%630
390Green Lake9749403.62%203
391Powers Lake9701,615-39.94%187
392Buffalo City9551,020-6.37%175
393Wittenberg9461,086-12.89%202
394Crivitz944982-3.87%230
395Owen933936-0.32%154
396Benton928973-4.62%426
397Necedah9259111.54%129
398Allenton92582312.39%247
399Shiocton9239190.44%228
400Sister Bay9228775.13%138
401Lake Arrowhead9108388.59%70
402Valders908960-5.42%244
403Centuria907946-4.12%206
404Hingham9018861.69%130
405Elk Mound8988782.28%152
406Iron Ridge893929-3.88%514
407Cassville890928-4.09%332
408Milltown880916-3.93%188
409Fountain City8798562.69%78
410Rib Lake873902-3.22%193
411Dresser870887-1.92%176
412Dorchester869875-0.69%240
413Neopit85869024.35%27
414Brandon852878-2.96%435
415Arena8528342.16%285
416Highland8488400.95%288
417Chain O' Lakes848981-13.56%96
418Stoddard8457768.89%512
419Lone Rock838886-5.42%325
420Footville8358073.47%287
421Pittsville832874-4.81%161
422Plainfield828862-3.94%205
423Greenleaf82560735.91%309
424Arlington816818-0.24%306
425Argyle811853-4.92%501
426Superior80166520.45%249
427Butte Des Morts799962-16.94%250
428Wonewoc793826-4.00%274
429Coon Valley7937643.80%275
430Blanchardville789824-4.25%633
431Elmwood788818-3.67%201
432Hewitt783826-5.21%325
433Taycheedah78270411.08%408
434Siren781798-2.13%252
435Birnamwood775815-4.91%136
436Biron773837-7.65%64
437Woodruff764966-20.91%209
438Plain764774-1.29%354
439Waubeka76065715.68%127
440La Farge7567451.48%289
441Alma756777-2.70%56
442Montreal753808-6.81%131
443St. Nazianz750782-4.09%365
444Wauzeka7497135.05%60
445Mount Calvary746763-2.23%273
446Cambria744770-3.38%293
447Whitelaw738761-3.02%542
448Rome7386897.11%77
449Forest Junction73561619.32%110
450Pepin730834-12.47%390
451Wyocena727775-6.19%196
452Bruce707777-9.01%118
453Tigerton702741-5.26%149
454Bloomington699733-4.64%214
455North Freedom698702-0.57%322
456Montfort696718-3.06%500
457Coleman691720-4.03%196
458Cascade690711-2.95%324
459Wild Rose687725-5.24%182
460Reeseville682708-3.67%421
461Rockland67759413.97%390
462Friendship676727-7.02%290
463Sullivan6736670.90%229
464Auburndale669703-4.84%125
465Viola666699-4.72%258
466Potosi664688-3.49%156
467Mellen661728-9.20%137
468Iron River661761-13.14%41
469Eleva653677-3.55%444
470Fremont651678-3.98%243
471Winchester644671-4.02%108
472Ridgeway643652-1.38%199
473Camp Douglas6406036.14%247
474Almena639676-5.47%218
475Lake Camelot637826-22.88%65
476Avoca636637-0.16%109
477Livingston635664-4.37%236
478Francis Creek635672-5.51%216
479Norwalk632653-3.22%237
480Plum City6266023.99%232
481Webster623644-3.26%137
482Dellwood6145639.06%45
483Stockbridge613636-3.62%73
484Oxford6136070.99%286
485Fairchild61355510.45%163
486Chenequa6135648.69%68
487Oconomowoc Lake6115628.72%123
488Poplar6066050.17%20
489Hatley5995685.46%237
490Prentice596653-8.73%114
491Eureka594220170.00%223
492Solon Springs587599-2.00%145
493Dale58652810.98%152
494Casco585591-1.02%339
495Brownsville5825810.17%366
496New Auburn5775573.59%65
497Star Prairie5635610.36%101
498Neosho563574-1.92%413
499Wausaukee562572-1.75%158
500Gresham559588-4.93%189

Top 500 Cities in Wisconsin by Population

Wisconsin has 0 cities with more than a million people, 4 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 89 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Wisconsin is Milwaukee, with a population of 588,807 people.

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

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