Ozaukee County, Wisconsin

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Ozaukee County is a county in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of the 2020 census, the population was 91,503.[1] Its county seat is Port Washington, making it one of three Wisconsin counties on Lake Michigan not to have a county seat with the same name.[2] Ozaukee County is included in the MilwaukeeWaukeshaWest Allis, WI Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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Ozaukee County
Ozaukee County Courthouse in July 2009
Ozaukee County Courthouse in July 2009
Map of Wisconsin highlighting Ozaukee County
Location within the U.S. state of Wisconsin
Map of the United States highlighting Wisconsin
Wisconsin's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 43°23′55″N 87°53′37″W
CountryFlag_of_the_United_States.svg United States
StateFlag_of_Wisconsin.svg Wisconsin
SeatPort Washington
Largest cityMequon
  Total1,116.2 sq mi (2,891 km2)
  Land233.08 sq mi (603.7 km2)
  Water883.12 sq mi (2,287.3 km2)
  Density392.7/sq mi (151.6/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
  Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district6th

As of the 2000 Census, Ozaukee County had the second-lowest poverty rate of any county in the United States, at 2.6%. In terms of per capita income, it is the 25th-wealthiest county in the country. Bolstered by low crime rates and school districts with high graduation rates, Forbes magazine ranked Ozaukee County #2 on its list of "America's Best Places To Raise A Family" in June 2008.[3]