Clark County

Clark County has a population of 35,500 spread throughout a dynamic mix of small, vibrant, close-knit communities.

Manufacturing, agriculture and construction are among the county’s leading industries.  Top private sector employers include Grassland Dairy Products, Inc., Abbyland Pork Pack, Inc., Cummins Filtration, Memorial Hospital, Meyer Manufacturing, OEM Fabricators, WI Bench, Kerry Ingredients, and Decorator  Industries.

The county offers top-notch education with a mix of public and private K-8 and K-12 schools. The Chippewa Valley Technical College has a campus within the county, and universities and colleges in the surrounding area provide additional education and customized training to individuals and businesses.

The county is served by a vast network of highways including U.S. Highway 10 and State Highways 13, 73, 95, 98 plus four-lane Highway 29. The Canadian National Railroad serves Abbotsford, Colby, Dorchester, Owen, Thorp, Unity and Withee. One publically owned utility-B airport is located in Neillsville with larger airports nearby.

Over 133,000 acres of county forest, six lakes and a number of hiking, biking, snowmobile and cross-county ski trails provide a wealth of recreational activities year round for residents and visitors alike.

Clark County is the proud home of the 1st Omega 3 Cheeses and many other varieties of hand-crafted Artisan foods.  Art studios and greenhouses, farmers markets, unique specialty shops, restaurants and historic venues all beckon visitors to stop, stay and play in Clark County.

Clark County truly has it all.

For more information contact:

Sheila M. Nyberg, Executive Director
Clark County Economic Development Corporation

City/County Economic Development Corporations

Clark County Economic Development Corporation
301 North Main Street
Loyal, WI 54446
Phone:  715-255-9100
Fax:  715-255-9153

Business Associations (Chambers, Main Streets, etc.)

Neillsville Area Chamber of Commerce
108 W Division St
Neillsville, WI 54456
(715) 743-6444

Abby Colby Crossing Chamber of Commerce
100 West Spruce Street
Abbotsford, WI 54405
(715) 223-8509

Thorp Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 16
Thorp WI 54771

Loyal Chamber of Commerce

Government (City & County)

211 W Spence, PO Box 236
Colby, WI 54421
Phone: 715-223-4435
Fax: 715-223-8835

301 N. Main Street
P.O. Box 9
Loyal, WI 54446
Phone: 715.255.8772 
Fax: 715.255.8733

PO Box 16
Thorp WI 54771

203 N. First St.
Abbotsford WI 54405
Phone: 715-223-3444
Fax: 715-223-8891

118 W. Fifth Street, Neillsville, WI 54456
Telephone: 715-743-2105
Fax: 715-743-2727

Clark County
517 Court St., Room 301
Neillsville, WI 54456
Phone: (715) 743-5150
Fax: (715) 743-5154