Florence County, WI


Florence County is located in Northeastern Wisconsin on the Upper Peninsula of Michigan border about 1.5 hours North of Green Bay. Over 50% of our land is publicly owned so you won't feel crowded enjoying your favorite four season outdoor activities here. We have 265 lakes for fishing, swimming and boating. 165 miles of rivers to paddle, tube float or fly fish including two official state designated "Wild Rivers", the Pine and the Popple. Or enjoy miles of forested trails to hike, bike, ATV, horseback ride, cross country ski, snowshoe and snowmobile.

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Are you tired of the traffic, crime and struggles of big city living?
Do you wish you could live where you love to play?

click here for a flyer about the types of jobs and new business opportunities that are available in Florence County and why this is a great place to live due to low crime rates, low cost of living, great school system and small, friendly, active communities.

Barry Adams with the Wisconsin State Journal recently wrote a summary of the positive growth occuring in our community -
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Live here, work here!For economic development information click here.
May 10, 2017 - 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
FHS Tech Fair
June 3, 2017 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Florence Town Rummage and Sidewalk Sale
June 24, 2017 - 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Quilt Show & Strawberry Social
July 1, 2017 - 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Long Lake Volunteer Fire Department Parade/Picnic
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