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Encyclopedia > Green Bay, Wisconsin
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Location of Green Bay, Wisconsin
County Brown
Government
 - Mayor James J. Schmitt, (R)
Area
 - City 140.7 km²  (54.3 sq mi)
 - Water 27.1 km² (10.5 sq mi)
Elevation 177 m (581 ft)
Population (2006)
 - City 100,353
 - Density 900.5/km² (2,332.1/sq mi)
 - Metro 226,778
Time zone Central (UTC-6)
Area code(s) 920
Website: www.ci.green-bay.wi.us

Green Bay is the county seat of Brown County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. The city is located at the head of the Bay of Green Bay and the mouth of the Fox River, at an altitude of 581 feet (177 m). It is 112 miles (180 km) north of Milwaukee. According to the 2006 census estimate, Green Bay has a population of 100,353.[1] The Town of Green Bay is located several miles northeast of the city. Image File history File links Mergefrom. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Green Bay, Wisconsin. ... Adapted from Wikipedias WI county maps by Bumm13. ... United States of America, showing states, divided into counties. ... Brown County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. ... A mayor (from the Latin māior, meaning larger, greater) is the modern title of the highest ranking municipal officer. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... This article is about the physical quantity. ... Square kilometre (U.S. spelling: square kilometer), symbol km², is a decimal multiple of SI unit of surface area square metre, one of the SI derived units. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ... Elevation histogram of the surface of the Earth – approximately 71% of the Earths surface is covered with water. ... This article is about the unit of length. ... A foot (plural: feet or foot;[1] symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... Population density per square kilometre by country, 2006 Population density map of the world in 1994. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Timezone and TimeZone redirect here. ...  CST or UTC-6 The Central Time Zone observes standard time by subtracting six hours from UTC during standard time (UTC-6) and five hours during daylight saving time (UTC-5). ... −12 | −11 | −10 | −9:30 | −9 | −8 | −7 | −6 | −5 | −4 | −3:30 | −3 | −2:30 | −2 | −1 | −0:25 | UTC (0) | +0:20 | +0:30 | +1 | +2 | +3 | +3:30 | +4 | +4:30 | +4:51 | +5 | +5:30 | +5:40 | +5:45 | +6 | +6:30 | +7 | +7:20 | +7... The 920 area code currently covers much of Eastern Wisconsin, including the city of Green Bay. ... A county seat is a term for an administrative center for a county, primarily used in the United States. ... Brown County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  US Government Portal      A U.S. state is any one of the fifty subnational entities of... Official language(s) None Capital Madison Largest city Milwaukee Area  Ranked 23rd  - Total 65,498 sq mi (169,790 km²)  - Width 260 miles (420 km)  - Length 310 miles (500 km)  - % water 17  - Latitude 42° 30′ N to 47° 05′ N  - Longitude 86° 46′ W to 92° 53′ W Population  Ranked... A Tall ship sailing into the mouth of the Fox River The Bay of Green Bay is an arm of Lake Michigan. ... The Fox River is a river in Wisconsin in the United States. ... For other places with the same name, see Milwaukee (disambiguation). ... Image:1870 census Lindauer Weber 01. ... Green Bay is a town located in Brown County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ...


Green Bay is the third largest city in Wisconsin. It is set at the southern end of Green Bay and is divided by the Fox River. Green Bay is an industrial city with several meatpacking and paper plants. The city of Green Bay is a port on the Bay of Green Bay, an arm of Lake Michigan. Green Bay is home to the National Railroad Museum, the Neville Public Museum with exhibitions of art, history, and science, and to the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Port. ... A Tall ship sailing into the mouth of the Fox River The Bay of Green Bay is an arm of Lake Michigan. ... --67. ... Chinese-built 2-8-0 on display at the National Railroad Museum on April 26, 2004. ... The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (known to students simply as UWGB or GB) is a public university located in Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA. It is part of the University of Wisconsin System. ...


The Green Bay Packers professional football team has been based in the city since 1919. Green Bay is the smallest city presently to have an NFL franchise and the Packers are the claim to fame of Green Bay. “Packers” redirects here. ... United States simply as football, is a competitive team sport that is both fast-paced and strategic. ... NFL redirects here. ...


Green Bay is the smallest US market for a major professional sports team of any kind, although the Packers' fanbase stretches across the state of Wisconsin and beyond. Green Bay is nicknamed "Titletown, USA" for the number of NFL titles (12) it has won over the years (including the first two Super Bowls as well as Super Bowl XXXI). An arenafootball2 franchise, the Green Bay Blizzard, was recently awarded to the city. The winning Super Bowl team receives the Vince Lombardi Trophy. ... Date January 26, 1997 Stadium Louisiana Superdome City New Orleans, Louisiana MVP Desmond Howard, Kick Returner/Punt Returner Favorite Packers by 14 National anthem Luther Vandross Coin toss Past Super Bowl winning coaches: Hank Stram, Mike Ditka, Tom Flores, Tom Landry, Chuck Noll, George Seifert Referee Gerald Austin Halftime show... af2 (short for arenafootball2) is the name of the Arena Football Leagues minor league, which started play in 2000. ... The Green Bay Blizzard is a professional arena football team, based at the Resch Center in Green Bay, Wisconsin. ...


Green Bay metropolitan area forms the core of the United States Census Bureau's Green Bay Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Brown County (2004 population: 237,166). This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... In the United States, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has produced a formal definition of metropolitan areas. ...

Contents

Neighborhoods

Green Bay is a homogeneous city combined with several different townships which include the city of Green Bay, the town of Bellevue, Wisconsin, the village of Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin, the village of Allouez, Wisconsin and the village of Howard, Wisconsin. Image File history File links Broom_icon. ... Bellevue is a census-designated place and village located in Brown County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Ashwaubenon is a village in Brown County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Allouez is a village located in Brown County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Howard is a village located in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ...


Downtown Green Bay is the heart of the city. There are several mid rise office buildings and churches downtown. The Brown County Court House is located in the heart of downtown. The riverfront has seen a great amount of redevelopment with several new loft projects. A 17 story condominium project is planned for the riverfront. Downtown Green Bay is also home to the now defunct Port Plaza Mall, which was later known as Washington Commons. The downtown has experienced new streetscaping. Lambeau Field, home of the Green Bay Packers, is located in Ashwaubenon, but was annexed into Green Bay after the stadium was built. Washington Commons, formerly known as Port Plaza Mall is a multi-use facilty located in Green Bay, Wisconsin in the United States. ...


History

Jean Nicolet landing at Green Bay
Jean Nicolet landing at Green Bay
Heritage Hill State Park in Green Bay, WI
Heritage Hill State Park in Green Bay, WI

A small trading post was established at this location in 1634 by French-Canadian explorer Jean Nicolet, making Green Bay the 13th oldest permanent settlement in America. In 1671 a Jesuit Mission was set up here; at the time the settlement was known as La Baye or la Baie des Puants. A fort was added in 1717. The town was incorporated in 1754, and was passed to British control in 1761. As British settlers in the area came to outnumber the French, the name "Green Bay" became the more common name for the town. In 1783 the town became part of the United States of America. Image File history File links Jean_Nicolet. ... Image File history File links Jean_Nicolet. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (1024x684, 213 KB) Summary Heritage Hill State Park, Green Bay, WI. by schwnj Licensing File links The following pages link to this file: Green Bay, Wisconsin Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or scanner used... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (1024x684, 213 KB) Summary Heritage Hill State Park, Green Bay, WI. by schwnj Licensing File links The following pages link to this file: Green Bay, Wisconsin Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or scanner used... “Canadiens” redirects here. ... Jean Nicolet (born 1598 - died November 1, 1642) was a French voyageur noted for exploring the Northwest Territory. ... Seal of the Society of Jesus. ...


The United States Army built Fort Howard on the banks of the Fox River in 1816. Wisconsin's first newspaper, The Green Bay Intelligencer, was first published here in 1833. By 1850 the town had a population of 1,923. The town was reincorporated as the city of Green Bay, joining several small towns including Navarino, Astor (created by John Jacob Astor) and Fort Howard in 1854. The Green Bay Area Public School District was founded in 1856. The railroad arrived in the 1860s. In 1934, President Franklin D. Roosevelt came to Green Bay to honor its tricentennial. By 1950 the city had a population of 52,735. The United States Army is the largest and oldest branch of the armed forces of the United States. ... Fort Howard 1840 Fort Howard was a 19th Century fortification of the U.S. Army located in Green Bay, Wisconsins first white settlement and an important center of the Fur Trade. ... Sale School The Green Bay Area Public School District is the school district serving Green Bay, Wisconsin. ... This is the top-level page of WikiProject trains Rail tracks Rail transport refers to the land transport of passengers and goods along railways or railroads. ...


Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 140.7 km² (54.3 mi²). 113.6 km² (43.9 mi²) of it is land and 27.1 km² (10.4 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 19.24% water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ...


Climate

The city of Green Bay experiences a continental climate, moderated slightly by the city's proximity to Lake Michigan. The city's climate features four distinct seasons, with warm, frequently hot summers and long, cold and snowy winters. The variance in temperature and precipitation between months is severe and often extreme. The warmest month is July, when the average high temperature is 81°F (28°C). During July, the average low temperature is 59°F (15°C). The coldest month of the year is January, when the high temperature averages only 24°F (-5°C), and the low temperatures average 7°F (-14°C). The Climate of Green Bay, Wisconsin is similar to that of many other cities in the Midwestern United States. ... Regions containing a continental climate exist in portions of Northern Hemisphere continents, and also at higher elevations in certain other parts of the world. ... --67. ... This article or section is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... For other uses, see Summer (disambiguation). ... Snow is a type of precipitation in the form of crystalline water ice, consisting of a multitude of snowflakes that fall from clouds. ... Winter is one of the four seasons of temperate zones. ...


The wettest month in Green Bay is August, when 3.77 inches (95.8mm) of precipitation falls, mostly in the form of rainfall from thunderstorms. The driest month in Green Bay is February, when the majority of precipitation falls as low moisture-content snow due to cold, dry air. On average, 1.01 inches (25.7mm) of precipitation falls in February. This article is about precipitation. ... A thunderstorm, also called an electrical storm or lightning storm, is a form of weather characterized by the presence of lightning and its attendant thunder produced from a cumulonimbus cloud. ... Snow is a type of precipitation in the form of crystalline water ice, consisting of a multitude of snowflakes that fall from clouds. ...

Monthly Normal and Record High and Low Temperatures
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Rec High °F 53 61 78 89 91 98 103 99 95 88 74 64
Norm High °F 24.1 28.9 40 54.6 68 76.8 81.2 78.5 70.2 57.9 42.4 29
Norm Low °F 7.1 12.1 22.6 33.9 44.7 54 58.6 56.5 47.5 36.9 25.6 13.3
Rec Low °F -31 -28 -29 7 21 32 40 38 24 15 -9 -27
Precip (in) 1.21 1.01 2.06 2.56 2.75 3.43 3.44 3.77 3.11 2.17 2.27 1.41
Source: USTravelWeather.com [2]

Transportation

US Army 101, on display at the National Railroad Museum
US Army 101, on display at the National Railroad Museum

Green Bay is served by Austin Straubel International Airport. The city was the headquarters of the Green Bay and Western Railroad in historical times (1896-1993). Green Bay also has its own mass transit system known as Green Bay Metro (formerly known as Green Bay Transit). Download high resolution version (1024x768, 231 KB)Chinese-built 2-8-0 on display at the National Railroad Museum in Green Bay, WI, April 26, 2004. ... Download high resolution version (1024x768, 231 KB)Chinese-built 2-8-0 on display at the National Railroad Museum in Green Bay, WI, April 26, 2004. ... Chinese-built 2-8-0 on display at the National Railroad Museum on April 26, 2004. ... Austin Straubel International Airport (IATA: GRB, ICAO: KGRB, FAA LID: GRB) is a public-use airport located in the village of Ashwaubenon, seven miles (11 km) southwest of the central business district of Green Bay, a city in Brown County, Wisconsin, United States. ... Categories: Rail stubs | Defunct railroad companies of the United States | Defunct companies | Wisconsin railroads ... In the United States of America, transit describes local area common carrier passenger transportation configured to provide scheduled service on fixed routes on a non-reservation basis. ... Green Bay Metro, formerly known as Green Bay Transit is the mass transit system found in the city of Green Bay, Wisconsin. ...


Green Bay is connected to the rest of the state by four major highways. US Highway 41 connects Green Bay to the Fox Cities, Fond du Lac and Milwaukee to the south and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan via Oconto, Peshtigo, and Marinette. U.S. Route 141 starts in Green Bay and joins with US41 to the north for 18 miles before splitting off and providing access to the Upper Peninsula via Niagara. Interstate 43, which terminates at US 41/141, heads south along Lake Michigan to Milwaukee and on to Illinois via Beloit. Recently Wisconsin Highway 29 has been upgraded to four lanes to provide better access to western Wisconsin and Minnesota via Wausau and Eau Claire.
A few other highways of importance are :
Wisconsin Highway 172: Forms a southern bypass of Green Bay, and continuing to Austin Staubel Airport.
Wisconsin Highway 32: Two lane highway which runs from Illinois to Michigan and provides alternative routes to the north and south and travels through many small communities.
Wisconsin Highway 54: Two lane highway which runs through Green Bay from Algoma to New London and Waupaca.
Wisconsin Highway 57: Heads to Green Bay from I-43 near Port Washington and continues through Sturgeon Bay to the Door Peninsula, terminating with WI-42 at Gills Rock with ferry access to Washington Island. U.S. Highway 41 in northern Michigan United States Highway 41 is a north-south United States highway that runs from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan to Miami Beach, Florida. ... Fond du Lac is a city located in Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin. ... This article is about Milwaukee in Wisconsin. ... The Upper Peninsula of Michigan is the northern of the two major land masses that comprise the U.S. state of Michigan. ... Oconto is a city located in Oconto County, Wisconsin. ... Peshtigo is a city located in Marinette County, Wisconsin. ... Marinette is a city located in Marinette County, Wisconsin. ... U.S. Highway 141 is a north-south highway in the U.S. states of Michigan and Wisconsin. ... Niagara is a city in Marinette County, Wisconsin, United States. ... Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Interstate 43 Interstate 43 (abbreviated I-43) is an intrastate interstate highway located entirely within the state of Wisconsin, United States. ... --67. ... Official language(s) English[1] Capital Springfield Largest city Chicago Largest metro area Chicago Metropolitan Area Area  Ranked 25th  - Total 57,918 sq mi (149,998 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 390 miles (629 km)  - % water 4. ... Nickname: Location of Beloit in Wisconsin Coordinates: , Country State County Rock Founded 1836 Incorporated February 24, 1846 (village) March 31, 1856 (city) Government  - Manager Larry Arft  - City Attorney Tom Casper  - City Council Martin Densch (President) Kevin Leavy (V. President) Terrence T. Monahan Joel Patch Douglas Eddy Chad Murry Area  - City... Wikimedia Commons has media related to: State Trunk Highway 29 For the pre-1926 Highway 29, see Highway 29 (Wisconsin 1917). ... Capital Saint Paul Largest city Minneapolis Area  Ranked 12th  - Total 87,014 sq mi (225,365 km²)  - Width 250 miles (400 km)  - Length 400 miles (645 km)  - % water 8. ... Wausau is a suburb of Merrill, WI and is the county seat of Marathon County, Wisconsin. ... Location within the state of Wisconsin. ... State Trunk Highway 172 (often called Highway 172, STH 172 or WIS 172) is a state highway in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... State Trunk Highway 32 (often called Highway 32, STH 32 or WIS 32) is a state highway in the U.S. state of Wisconsin that runs north-south in eastern Wisconsin. ... State Trunk Highway 54 (often called Highway 54, STH 54 or WIS 54) is a Wisconsin state highway running east-west across central Wisconsin. ... Algoma is a city located in Kewaunee County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... New London is a city located in Waupaca County, Wisconsin. ... Waupaca is a city located in Waupaca County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... State Trunk Highway 57 (often called Highway 57, STH 57 or WIS 57) is a state highway in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Port Washington is a city in and the county seat of Ozaukee County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Location of Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin The Bay of Sturgeon Bay WIS-57 meets WIS-42 just south of Sturgeon Bay Sturgeon Bay NWTC campus Sturgeon Bay is a city that is the county seat of Door County, Wisconsin, United States. ... State Trunk Highway 42 (often called Highway 42, STH 42 or WIS 42) is a state highway in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Gills Rock is an unincorporated community located on Wisconsin State Highway 42 in far northern Door County, Wisconsin, within the town of Liberty Grove. ... Washington Island is an island located about 7 miles northeast of the tip of Door Peninsula in Door County, Wisconsin. ...


Demographics

City of Green Bay
Population by year
[2]
1855 1,644
1860 2,276
1870 4,698
1880 7,476
1890 9,069
1900 23,748
1910 25,216
1920 31,643
1930 37,407
1940 46,205
1950 52,735
1960 62,952
1970 87,829
1980 87,947
1990 96,466
2000 102,313
2006 100,353

As of the 2006 U.S. census estimate, there are 100,353 people residing in Green Bay. The Greater Green Bay Area consists of 279,485 people as of the 2000 census, there were 141,591 households, and 124,663 families residing in the city. The population density is 900.5/km² (2,332.1/mi²). There are 43,123 housing units at an average density of 379.5/km² (982.9/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 85.86% White, 1.38% African American, 3.28% Native American, 3.76% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 3.72% from other races, and 1.97% from two or more races. 7.13% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. Many of the Asian Americans are Hmongs. Year 1855 (MDCCCLV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... 1860 is the leap year starting on Sunday. ... 1870 (MDCCCLXX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Year 1880 (MDCCCLXXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Year 1890 (MDCCCXC) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar). ... Äž: For the film, see: 1900 (film). ... Year 1910 (MCMX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday [1] of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1920 (MCMXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday. ... Year 1930 (MCMXXX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display 1930 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full 1940 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (link shows full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1980 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1990 (MCMXC) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 1990 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 2000 (MM) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full 2000 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The U.S. Census is mandated by the United States Constitution. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... Languages Hmong/Mong Religions Shamanism, Buddhism, Christianity, others The terms Hmong (IPA:) and Mong () both refer to an Asian ethnic group whose homeland was originally in the mountainous regions of southern China. ...


There are 41,591 households of which 30.6% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.1% are married couples living together, 10.8% have a female householder with no husband present, and 40.7% are non-families. 31.6% of all households are made up of individuals and 9.9% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.40 and the average family size is 3.06. Marriage is an interpersonal relationship with governmental, social, or religious recognition, usually intimate and sexual, and often created as a contract, or through civil process. ...


City demographics are as follows: 25.4% are under the age of 18, 11.6% from 18 to 24, 31.7% from 25 to 44, 19.5% from 45 to 64, and 11.8% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 33 years. For every 100 females there are 97.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.8 males.


The median income for a household in the city is $38,820, and the median income for a family is $48,678. Males have a median income of $33,246 versus $23,825 for females. The per capita income for the city is $19,269. 10.5% of the population and 7.4% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 12.7% of those under the age of 18 and 9.2% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


The city is noted for having one of the lowest crime rates in the United States for a municipality of its size.


Religion

The city is the seat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Green Bay, under the direction of Bishop David Allen Zubik. The Cathedral of Saint Francis Xavier in Green Bay is the mother church of the Diocese. The diocese is in the province of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. In 2000, the American Religion Data Archive reported Green Bay to be predominantly Catholic (71.5%), with Lutherans composing an additional 16.4%. The remaining 12% are almost entirely protestant denominations. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... City Stadium was a football stadium that formerly stood in Green Bay, Wisconsin. ... The Roman Catholic Diocese of Green Bay was erected on March 3, 1868 by Pope Pius IX, and covers the city of Green Bay as well as Brown, Calumet, Door, Florence, Forest, Kewaunee, Langlade, Manitowoc, Marinette, Menominee, Oconto, Outagamie, Shawano, Waupaca, Waushara, and Winnebago counties, Wisconsin. ... The Cathedral of St. ... As of 2003, the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Milwaukee covers the City of Milwaukee as well as Dodge, Fond du Lac, Kenosha, Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Racine, Sheboygan, Walworth, Washington and Waukesha counties, Wisconsin. ... The Lutheran movement is a group of denominations of Protestant Christianity by the original definition. ... Protestantism is a general grouping of denominations within Christianity. ...


Media

Green Bay is served by the Green Bay Press-Gazette. Another local paper, the Green Bay News-Chronicle, ceased publication in 2005. The Green Bay Press-Gazette is a newspaper that covers most of northeastern Wisconsin, including Green Bay. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...

See also: List of radio stations in Green Bay, List of television stations in Green Bay

This is a partial list of radio stations in Wisconsin divided by Arbitron markets. ... Here is a following list of broadcast television stations in Wisconsin. ...

Points of interest

Lambeau Field
Lambeau Field
City Hall
City Hall

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Famous residents

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MacDonald (electric guitar, mandolin, violin, rhythm programming, vocals). ... James Mulva is the current Chairman & CEO of ConocoPhillips. ... ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) is an international energy corporation with its headquarters located in Houston, Texas. ... John W. Reynolds (April 4, 1921 – January 6, 2002), a member of the Democratic Party, was an American politician and federal judge. ... Tony Shalhoub (born October 9, 1953) is a three-time Emmy Award and Golden Globe-winning American television and film actor. ... Monk is an Emmy Award winning television show about the private detective Adrian Monk (Tony Shalhoub), afflicted by Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and multiple phobias. ... Green Bay East High School is a public high school in the Green Bay Area Public School District serving Green Bay, Wisconsin and its surrounding communities (including the villages of Bellevue and Allouez). ... 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Mayors

W. C. E. Thomas, first mayor of Green Bay, WI
W. C. E. Thomas, first mayor of Green Bay, WI
  • W. C. E. Thomas 1854
  • Francis X. Desnoyers 1855
  • H. E. Eastman 1856,1857
  • Burley Follett 1858, 1863
  • E. H. Ellis 1860
  • Henry S. Baird 1861, 1862
  • Nathan Goodell 1859, 1864
  • M. P. Lindsley 1865
  • C. D. Robinson 1866,1872
  • James S. Marshall 1867
  • Anton Klaus 1868,1869, 1870
  • Alonzo Kimball 1871, 1873
  • Dr. C. E. Crane 1874, 1875,1877, 1878, 1879
  • F. S. Ellis 1876
  • J. C. Neville 1880
  • J. H. M. Wigman 1882
  • W. J. Abrams 1881,1883, 1884
  • Charles Hartung 1885, 1886, 1887
  • Arthur C. Neville 1888,1889
  • James H. Elmore 1890, 1891, 1892, 1893, 1894,1895
  • Frank B. Desnoyers 1896, 1897, 1898
  • Simon J. Murphy, Jr. 1899,1900, 1901
  • J. H. Tayler 1902, 1903
  • Robert E. Minahan 1904-1907
  • Winford Abrams 1908-1916
  • Elmer S. Hall 1916-1920
  • W. Wiesner 1921-1927
  • James H. McGillan 1927-1929
  • John V. Diener 1929-1937
  • John S. Farrell 1937-1938
  • Alex Biemeret 1938-1945
  • Dominic Olejniczak 1945-1955
  • Otto Rachals 1955-1959
  • Roman Denissen 1959-1965
  • Donald Tilleman 1965-1972
  • Harris Burgoyne 1972-1973
  • Thomas Atkinson 1973-1975
  • Michael Monfils 1975-1979
  • Samuel J. Halloin 1979-1995
  • Paul F. Jadin 1995-2003
  • James J. Schmitt 2003-

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Schools

Notre Dame Academy is a co-educational Roman Catholic high school in Green Bay, Wisconsin. ... Bay Port High School is a public high school located in Green Bay, Wisconsin. ... Green Bay East High School is a public high school in the Green Bay Area Public School District serving Green Bay, Wisconsin and its surrounding communities (including the villages of Bellevue and Allouez). ... Green Bay West High School is a school in Green Bay, Wisconsin, at 966 Shawano Ave. ... Preble High School is a public high school located in Green Bay, Wisconsin. ... Bay City Baptist School is a school in Green Bay, Wisconsin. ... ITT Technical Institute (often shortened to ITT Tech) is a private, for-profit, nationally accredited technical institute with over 85 campuses in over 30 states of the United States. ... Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, also called NWTC, is one of the 16 technical and community colleges in the Wisconsin Technical College System. ... Rasmussen College is a private, for-profit, two-year and four-year degree-granting college with five campuses in Minnesota including Brooklyn Park, Eagan, Eden Prairie, Mankato, and St. ... The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (known to students simply as UWGB or GB) is a public university located in Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA. It is part of the University of Wisconsin System. ...

Photos of Green Bay

References

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Allouez | Ashwaubenon | Bellevue | De Pere° | Howard Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ... Official language(s) None Capital Madison Largest city Milwaukee Area  Ranked 23rd  - Total 65,498 sq mi (169,790 km²)  - Width 260 miles (420 km)  - Length 310 miles (500 km)  - % water 17  - Latitude 42° 30′ N to 47° 05′ N  - Longitude 86° 46′ W to 92° 53′ W Population  Ranked... Image File history File links Flag_of_Wisconsin. ... Allouez is a village located in Brown County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Ashwaubenon is a village in Brown County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Bellevue is a census-designated place and village located in Brown County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... De Pere is a city located in Brown County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Howard is a village located in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ...

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Hobart | Ledgeview* | Scott* | Suamico Hobart is a village located in Brown County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Ledgeview is a town in Brown County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Scott is a town located in Brown County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Suamico is a village located in Brown County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ...

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