Number Of Lakes in Wisconsin
How many lakes are there in Wisconsin?
The Wisconsin Association of Lakes (WAL) informs that there are 15,000 lakes in the state of Wisconsin. With regard to their size, the vast majority of lakes (80%) are 50 acres or less; 8.6% are between 50 and 200 acres, 2.7% are between 200 and 500 acres. Only 268 lakes (or 1.8%) are over 500 acres.