Bay Settlement, Wisconsin
Bay Settlement
Bay Settlement
Bay Settlement
Bay Settlement
Coordinates: 44°33′11″N 87°53′26″W / 44.55306°N 87.89056°W / 44.55306; -87.89056Coordinates: 44°33′11″N 87°53′26″W / 44.55306°N 87.89056°W / 44.55306; -87.89056
Country United States
State Wisconsin
223 m (732 ft)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)920
GNIS feature ID1561321[1]

Bay Settlement is an unincorporated community located in the town of Scott, Brown County, Wisconsin, United States. Bay Settlement is located on the outskirts of Green Bay 7 miles (11 km) east-northeast of the city's downtown.


Bay Settlement is one of the oldest settlements in Wisconsin, as only Green Bay, De Pere, and Prairie du Chien are older. The settlement had a population of eight people in 1830. The community is home to Holy Cross Church, one of the oldest Catholic congregations in the county, which succeeded a mission established at Bay Settlement in 1834. In 1868, a post office opened in Bay Settlement.[2]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Bay Settlement, Wisconsin
  2. ^ Martin, Deborah Beaumont (1913). History of Brown County, Wisconsin: Past and Present, Volume 1. S.J. Clarke Publishing Company.