Welcome to the Town of Birchwood

Washburn County, Wisconsin


The Town of Birchwood is located in Washburn County in the state of Wisconsin. We have a total area of 72 square miles. We are one of the 21 towns, 2 villages & 2 cities located in Washburn County.

Located within the Town of Birchwood is 4 school districts, Birchwood, Spooner, Hayward and Rice Lake. The Town has its own Highway Department which is manned by 2 full-time employees. They maintain approximately 53.29 miles of Town Roads.

The Town Hall is located at N1549 County Road T, where monthly meetings are held. The office is open to the public during regular hours and may be reached by phone at (715) 354-7047.

Quick Facts about the Town of Birchwood

            Population:      478                 

            Valuation:        $214,605,800                         

            County Forest: 19,871.64 acres or 31.4 square miles

            Miles of ATV/Snowmobile Trails: Approx. 45 miles of ATV Trails, Approx. 53 miles of Snowmobile Trails

The Town of Birchwood is in 2 County Board of Supervisory Districts 

Voting Districts (updated 10/6/2022)

            Ward 1 District 15 represented by Scott Roppe

            Ward 2 District 10 represented by Bob Olsgard

Washburn County Supervisor District Plan:

plan-option1.pdf (washburn.wi.us)

Thank You for visiting our web site. If you have questions, suggestions or comments about anything pertaining to the Town of Birchwood, please contact the Town Hall at (715) 354-7047 or use the handy Contact Form.

Sincerely, the Birchwood Town Board