The Town of Oconto is one of twenty three towns located in beautiful Oconto County.
The town is comprised of 36.7 square miles; 36.3 square miles of land and .4 square miles of water. Among these square miles lies 56.42 miles of road, perfect for a relaxing ride down country roads. The population of the town is estimated at 1,356 as of January 2, 2023 and is conveniently located adjacent to the City of Oconto.
The Town of Oconto is a rural agricultural community, which has adapted with well planned residential developments, at the same time, offering its residents a quiet life style. Our town has many benefits, such as clean air, clean water, and wild life habitats, which all contribute to the preservation and continuation of the area's natural resources. Accessibility to the Oconto River, parklands and trail ways enhance the quality of life for visitors and residents alike. Citizens of the town have supported planning efforts for current and future generations. The Town of Oconto has been a cooperating partner with neighboring townships and has a working relationship with the City of Oconto, which provides necessary amenities of fire protection and ambulance service. In addition, the Oconto County Highway Department has maintained and serviced roads throughout the township. All of these provisions offer an economic convenience for the residents. The centralized location of our township to Green Bay and Marinette, presents a mix of job opportunities, along with a variety of social activities for inhabitants, while living in harmony with the scenic beauty in Northeastern Wisconsin.