Minocqua, Wisconsin is a quaint town in northwestern Oneida County, snuggled into the Northern Highland-American Legion State Forest. Minocqua, also known as “The Island City”, offers over 3,200 pristine lakes, rivers and streams for you to explore. It has a year round population of 4,385 that grows many times that during the summer months. There are a total of 4,913 homes in town of which 2,493 are seasonal in nature.