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Our Region

The Southwest Wisconsin Workforce Development Board (SWWDB) serves Grant, Green, Iowa, Lafayette, Rock and Richland counties.

The total population of the six counties is approximately 305,000 residents.  The six-county region is home to employers and industries that are as diverse as the area’s topography.

SWWDB Region Wisconsin WDAs Rock County Green County Lafayette County Iowa County Grant County Richland County

Click on county for county website.
Click on state to view Wisconsin's Workforce Development Areas (PDF).


From the population hubs that have long been known as manufacturing centers to our agriculture-rich communities, the SWWDB area is also home to thriving and growing industries such as health care, food processing, finance, insurance, logistics, and warehousing.


Southwest Wisconsin Workforce Development Board
1370 N. Water Street • PO Box 656 • Platteville, WI 53818 • Phone (608) 342-4220 • Fax (608) 342-4429