City of Johnson Creek, WI



Economic Development

Johnson Creek is a growing community known as the "Crossroads With A Future" due to its convenient location at the intersection of Interstate 94 and State Highway 26. Johnson Creek is located in the heart of Jefferson County and is also the fastest growing community in the County. The community is known for its small-town atmosphere with the convenience of big city amenities.  Additionally, access to major highways provides easy travel to metropolitan areas in Dane, Rock, Waukesha and Milwaukee counties. 

To find out more about Johnson Creek's business community and available sites contact Village Administrator.


Johnson Creek is the fastest growing community in Jefferson County, Wisconsin. The number of residents grew from 1,581 to 3,318 between the 2000 and 2020 US Census counts, an increase of 110% in twenty years. 

Labor Force
The labor force in Jefferson County was estimated at 32,825 in 2014 according to the State of Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development WorkNet.

Major Employers
From manufacturing to retail, Johnson Creek's major employers include:

Company Description of Operation Employed
MasterMold, LLC Fiberglass Moldings 285
Doosan Bobcat Lawn & Garden Equipment 200
Menards Retail - Home & Hardware 180
Avon Hi-Life, Inc. Fabricated Rubber Products 130

 Pine Cone Restaurant/Travel Plaza

Restaurant/Convenience Store 115
Johnson Creek School District Education 4K-12 109
Saelens Corporation Screw Machine Products 100
Kohl's Department Store Retail - Department Store 85
TREK Distribution Center 75
Coupling Nut Supply Fasteners 60
Culver's Restaurant 52


Johnson Creek offers convenient access to Interstate 94 and State Highway 26 for easy travel to metro areas such as Green Bay, Janesville, Madison, Milwaukee as well as Chicago and Minneapolis.  Rail access for Union Pacific Railroad is close by.

Distance To:

City Mileage
Appleton, WI 92
Chicago, IL 135
Dubuque, IA 127
Green Bay, WI 121
Janesville, WI 34
Madison, WI 35
Milwaukee, WI 46
Minneapolis, MN 292
Waukesha, WI 32

Economic Development Links

This is the official site of the Village of Johnson Creek, Wisconsin