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Demographics Analysis

The people of Columbia County, Wisconsin give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 5 years : 1,585

5 to 9 years : 2,010

10 to 14 years : 1,724

15 to 17 years : 1,199

18 and 19 years : 699

20 years : 260

21 years : 417

22 to 24 years : 796

25 to 29 years : 1,601

30 to 34 years : 1,936

35 to 39 years : 1,742

40 to 44 years : 2,181

45 to 49 years : 2,235

50 to 54 years : 2,369

55 to 59 years : 2,161

60 and 61 years : 754

62 to 64 years : 1,162

65 and 66 years : 694

67 to 69 years : 601

70 to 74 years : 1,033

75 to 79 years : 712

80 to 84 years : 424

85 years and over : 421

Female:

Under 5 years : 1,621

5 to 9 years : 1,730

10 to 14 years : 1,971

15 to 17 years : 1,086

18 and 19 years : 596

20 years : 196

21 years : 319

22 to 24 years : 747

25 to 29 years : 1,434

30 to 34 years : 1,683

35 to 39 years : 1,637

40 to 44 years : 1,871

45 to 49 years : 2,081

50 to 54 years : 2,340

55 to 59 years : 1,912

60 and 61 years : 839

62 to 64 years : 1,090

65 and 66 years : 638

67 to 69 years : 733

70 to 74 years : 1,036

75 to 79 years : 881

80 to 84 years : 761

85 years and over : 708


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 55,282

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 59

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 201

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 694

Not a U.S. citizen : 390


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 3,079

5 to 17 years : 8,485

18 to 24 years : 3,227

25 to 34 years : 4,810

35 to 44 years : 5,403

45 to 54 years : 6,722

55 to 59 years : 3,073

60 and 61 years : 1,310

62 to 64 years : 1,734

65 to 74 years : 3,401

75 years and over : 3,250

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 114

5 to 17 years : 1,116

18 to 24 years : 674

25 to 34 years : 1,556

35 to 44 years : 1,743

45 to 54 years : 2,072

55 to 59 years : 904

60 and 61 years : 258

62 to 64 years : 507

65 to 74 years : 1,257

75 years and over : 587

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 17 years : 32

18 to 24 years : 24

25 to 34 years : 52

35 to 44 years : 93

45 to 54 years : 46

55 to 59 years : 7

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 7

5 to 17 years : 87

18 to 24 years : 105

25 to 34 years : 236

35 to 44 years : 192

45 to 54 years : 185

55 to 59 years : 89

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 11

65 to 74 years : 77

75 years and over : 70


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 9,396

Now married, except separated : 18,955

Divorced : 4,239

Separated : 342

Widowed : 1,990

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 2,016

Now married, except separated : 5,290

Divorced : 1,692

Separated : 175

Widowed : 625

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 60

Now married, except separated : 112

Divorced : 40

Separated : 15

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 345

Now married, except separated : 590

Divorced : 46

Separated : 4

Widowed : 53


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 2,547

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 5,484

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,835

$15,000 to $24,999 : 5,086

$25,000 to $34,999 : 4,834

$35,000 to $49,999 : 6,049

$50,000 to $64,999 : 3,753

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,497

$75,000 or more : 2,837

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 1,117

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,208

$10,000 to $14,999 : 964

$15,000 to $24,999 : 1,783

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,152

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,288

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,097

$65,000 to $74,999 : 377

$75,000 or more : 812

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 34

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 32

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $24,999 : 52

$25,000 to $34,999 : 8

$35,000 to $49,999 : 72

$50,000 to $64,999 : 10

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 16

Foreign born:

No income : 108

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 146

$10,000 to $14,999 : 148

$15,000 to $24,999 : 128

$25,000 to $34,999 : 167

$35,000 to $49,999 : 185

$50,000 to $64,999 : 103

$65,000 to $74,999 : 8

$75,000 or more : 45


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence : 30,539

Born in other state of the United States : 27,770

Native; born outside the United States : 35,129

Foreign born : 28,384


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Under 3 years : 1,979

3 and 4 years : 1,225

5 years : 958

6 to 8 years : 2,115

9 to 11 years : 2,237

12 to 14 years : 2,109

15 to 17 years : 2,285


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 934

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,081

$15,000 to $19,999 : 891

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,008

$25,000 to $29,999 : 895

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,119

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,089

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,048

$45,000 to $49,999 : 1,220

$50,000 to $59,999 : 2,182

$60,000 to $74,999 : 2,875

$75,000 to $99,999 : 3,574

$100,000 to $124,999 : 2,108

$125,000 to $149,999 : 914

$150,000 to $199,999 : 777

$200,000 or more : 550


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Columbia County, Wisconsin is 56,626



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Columbia County, Wisconsin: 28,716
Female Population in Columbia County, Wisconsin: 27,910


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Columbia County, Wisconsin: 41.0
Median Female Resident Age in Columbia County, Wisconsin: 42.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Wisconsin is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Columbia County, Wisconsin


White


Both sexes

41.8

Male

40.9

Female

42.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.1

Male

33.1

Female

20.6

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

34.8

Male

34.9

Female

34.5

Asian


Both sexes

31.8

Male

26.0

Female

33.7

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

26.3

Male

18.5

Female

38.5

Other


Both sexes

24.0

Male

26.6

Female

20.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.5

Male

15.6

Female

15.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.1

Male

26.9

Female

18.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.0

Male

41.2

Female

43.0


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,997

No health insurance coverage : 148

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,199

No health insurance coverage : 174

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,574

No health insurance coverage : 429

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,526

No health insurance coverage : 678

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,236

No health insurance coverage : 466

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,023

No health insurance coverage : 385

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,830

No health insurance coverage : 188

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,313

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,455

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,875

No health insurance coverage : 144

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,972

No health insurance coverage : 417

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,513

No health insurance coverage : 345

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,813

No health insurance coverage : 298

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,208

No health insurance coverage : 275

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,007

No health insurance coverage : 406

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,595

No health insurance coverage : 209

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,399

No health insurance coverage : 8

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,121

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,289

No employer-based health insurance : 856

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,105

No employer-based health insurance : 1,268

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,145

No employer-based health insurance : 858

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,933

No employer-based health insurance : 1,271

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,741

No employer-based health insurance : 961

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,430

No employer-based health insurance : 978

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,001

No employer-based health insurance : 1,017

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,004

No employer-based health insurance : 1,309

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 522

No employer-based health insurance : 933

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,391

No employer-based health insurance : 628

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,883

No employer-based health insurance : 1,506

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,138

No employer-based health insurance : 720

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,214

No employer-based health insurance : 897

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,525

No employer-based health insurance : 958

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,520

No employer-based health insurance : 893

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,836

No employer-based health insurance : 968

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 988

No employer-based health insurance : 1,419

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 581

No employer-based health insurance : 1,540


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 44,494

Born in other state in the United States : 10,788

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 33

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 227

Foreign born : 1,084


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Speak only English : 51,140

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 1,145

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 50

German or other West Germanic languages : 704

Slavic languages : 65

Other Indo-European languages : 81

Korean : 7

Chinese : 30

Vietnamese : 0

Tagalog : 75

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 42

Other and unspecified languages : 81


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 148

No Medicare coverage : 6,370

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 435

No Medicare coverage : 16,900

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 3,689

No Medicare coverage : 79

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 44

No Medicare coverage : 6,364

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 575

No Medicare coverage : 16,094

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 4,447

No Medicare coverage : 81


(updated 2013)



Races in Columbia County, Wisconsin


  • White: 54,352
  • African American: 933
  • American Indian: 286
  • Asian: 231
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 6
  • Some Other Race: 187
  • Two or More Races: 631



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Columbia County, Wisconsin citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Columbia County, Wisconsin

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (0.39%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (0.49%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.2%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 80   (7.84%)
  • 9th Grade: 24   (2.35%)
  • 10th Grade: 33   (3.24%)
  • 11th Grade: 17   (1.67%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 28   (2.75%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 482   (47.25%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 65   (6.37%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 103   (10.1%)
  • Associate Degree: 71   (6.96%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 69   (6.76%)
  • Master's Degree: 21   (2.06%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.39%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 12   (1.18%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (0.45%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 48   (5.38%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (0.45%)
  • 10th Grade: 22   (2.46%)
  • 11th Grade: 18   (2.02%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 8   (0.9%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 375   (41.99%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 79   (8.85%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 111   (12.43%)
  • Associate Degree: 63   (7.05%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 120   (13.44%)
  • Master's Degree: 27   (3.02%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (1.01%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 5   (0.56%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 376

5 to 9 years : 3,116

10 to 14 years : 3,249

15 to 17 years : 2,114

18 and 19 years : 942

20 to 24 years : 648

25 to 34 years : 587

35 years and over : 783

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 97

5 to 9 years : 505

10 to 14 years : 314

15 to 17 years : 62

18 and 19 years : 28

20 to 24 years : 207

25 to 34 years : 156

35 years and over : 389

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 752

5 to 9 years : 119

10 to 14 years : 132

15 to 17 years : 109

18 and 19 years : 325

20 to 24 years : 1,880

25 to 34 years : 5,911

35 years and over : 31,844


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Columbia County, Wisconsin

  • Portage Community


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 904 De Witt St, Portage, WI 53901, Phone: (608) 742-4879, Students: 2,644 )

  • Wisconsin Dells


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 811 County Road H, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965, Phone: (608) 254-7769, Students: 1,705 )

  • Lodi


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 115 School St, Lodi, WI 53555, Phone: (608) 592-3851, Students: 1,688 )

  • Poynette


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 10, Poynette, WI 53955, Phone: (608) 635-4347, Students: 1,152 )

  • Columbus


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 200 W School St, Columbus, WI 53925, Phone: (920) 623-5950, Students: 1,143 )

  • Pardeeville Area


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 120 Oak St, Pardeeville, WI 53954, Phone: (608) 429-3666, Students: 876 )

  • Rio Community


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 411 Church St, Rio, WI 53960, Phone: (920) 992-3141, Students: 496 )

  • Fall River


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 116, Fall River, WI 53932, Phone: (920) 484-3333, Students: 471 )

  • Cambria-friesland


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 410 E Edgewater St, Cambria, WI 53923, Phone: (920) 348-5548, Students: 470 )

  • Cooperative Ed Serv Agcy 05


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 564, Portage, WI 53901, Phone: (608) 742-8814, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Columbia County, Wisconsin

  • Muir/woodridge El


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 2600 Woodcrest Dr, Portage, WI 53901, Phone: (608) 742-5531, Students: 706 )

  • Spring Hill Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 300 Vine St, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965, Phone: (608) 253-2468, Students: 434 )

  • Spring Hill Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 300 Vine St, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965, Phone: (608) 253-2468, Students: 399 )

  • Columbus Middle


    ( Grades: 4-8, Location: 400 S Dickason Blvd, Columbus, WI 53925, Phone: (920) 623-5954, Students: 396 )

  • Lodi Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 900 Sauk St, Lodi, WI 53555, Phone: (608) 592-3854, Students: 390 )

  • Lodi Primary


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 103 Pleasant St, Lodi, WI 53555, Phone: (608) 592-3855, Students: 387 )

  • Rusch Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 117 W Franklin St, Portage, WI 53901, Phone: (608) 742-7376, Students: 378 )

  • Lodi Elementary


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 101 School St, Lodi, WI 53555, Phone: (608) 592-3842, Students: 372 )

  • Poynette Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Po Box 10, Poynette, WI 53955, Phone: (608) 635-4347, Students: 360 )

  • Portage Junior High


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 2505 New Pinery Rd, Portage, WI 53901, Phone: (608) 742-2165, Students: 345 )

  • Columbus Elementary


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 200 Fuller St, Columbus, WI 53925, Phone: (920) 623-5952, Students: 312 )

  • Pardeeville Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 503 E Chestnut St, Pardeeville, WI 53954, Phone: (608) 429-2151, Students: 289 )

  • Poynette Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Po Box 10, Poynette, WI 53955, Phone: (608) 635-4347, Students: 256 )

  • Cambria Friesland Middle/high


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 410 E Edgewater St, Cambria, WI 53923, Phone: (920) 348-5135, Students: 251 )

  • Fall River Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Po Box 116, Fall River, WI 53932, Phone: (920) 484-3333, Students: 250 )

  • Rio Middle/high School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 411 Church St, Rio, WI 53960, Phone: (920) 992-3141, Students: 249 )

  • Rio Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 355 Lowville Rd, Rio, WI 53960, Phone: (920) 992-3143, Students: 247 )

  • Fall River High


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: Po Box 116, Fall River, WI 53932, Phone: (920) 484-3333, Students: 221 )

  • Cambria Friesland Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 410 E Edgewater St, Cambria, WI 53923, Phone: (920) 348-5656, Students: 219 )

  • Pardeeville Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 120 Oak St, Pardeeville, WI 53954, Phone: (608) 429-2153, Students: 209 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Columbia County, Wisconsin

  • Portage High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 301 E Collins St, Portage, WI 53901, Phone: (608) 742-8545, Students: 832 )

  • Wisconsin Dells High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 520 Race St, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965, Phone: (608) 253-1461, Students: 578 )

  • Lodi High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1100 Sauk St, Lodi, WI 53555, Phone: (608) 592-3853, Students: 535 )

  • Columbus High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1164 Farnham St, Columbus, WI 53925, Phone: (920) 623-5956, Students: 435 )

  • Poynette High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 10, Poynette, WI 53955, Phone: (608) 635-4347, Students: 374 )

  • Pardeeville High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 120 Oak St, Pardeeville, WI 53954, Phone: (608) 429-2153, Students: 290 )

  • Portage Acad Of Achievement


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 301 E Collins St, Portage, WI 53901, Phone: (608) 742-1409, Students: 22 )

  • Kilbourn Academy


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 520 Race St, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965, Phone: (608) 253-2468, Students: 15 )

  • Columbia Correctional Inst


    ( Grades: 11-12, Location: Po Box 950, Portage, WI 53901, Phone: (608) 742-9100, Students: 6 )

  • Lodi Charter Sch


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1100 Sauk St, Lodi, WI 53555, Phone: (608) 592-3853, Students: 4 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Columbia County, Wisconsin

  • St Jerome School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1550 Farnham Street, Columbus, WI 53925, Phone: (920) 623-5780, Students: 151 )

  • St Mary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 315 West Cook Street, Portage, WI 53901, Phone: (608) 742-4998, Students: 140 )

  • St Johns Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 430 W Emmett Street, Portage, WI 53901, Phone: (608) 742-4222, Students: 73 )

  • Zion Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 822 Western Avenue, Columbus, WI 53925, Phone: (920) 623-5180, Students: 59 )

  • Trinity Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 728 Church Street, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965, Phone: (608) 253-3241, Students: 53 )

  • Log Cabin


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: W2268 Barry Road, Pardeeville, WI 53954, Phone: () -, Students: 40 )

  • St John's Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 367 505 E Lafollette Street, Pardeeville, WI 53954, Phone: (608) 429-3636, Students: 36 )

  • Petersen Elementary School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: W1004 Hall Road, Columbus, WI 53925, Phone: (920) 623-4056, Students: 24 )

  • Meadow View School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: N8492 Dolgner Road, Pardeeville, WI 53954, Phone: (608) 356-3317, Students: 14 )

  • Dells Christian Academy


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 4134 State Road 13, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965, Phone: (608) 296-3461, )

Public Libraries (Central) In Columbia County, Wisconsin

  • Angie Williams Cox Public Library


    119 N. Main St., Pardeeville, WI 53954

  • Columbus Public Library


    223 W. James St., Columbus, WI 53925

  • Jane Morgan Memorial Library


    109 W. Edgewater St., Cambria, WI 53923

  • Kilbourn Public Library


    620 Elm St., Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965

  • Lodi Woman's Club Public Library


    130 Lodi St., Lodi, WI 53555

  • Portage Public Library


    253 W. Edgewater St., Portage, WI 53901

  • Poynette Area Public Library


    118 N. Main St., Poynette, WI 53955

  • Rio Community Library


    324 W. Lyons St., Rio, WI 53960

  • Wyocena Public Library


    165 E. Dodge St., Wyocena, WI 53969

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Columbia County, Wisconsin


  • Ancram Preservation Group Inc


    Po Box 177, Ancram, NY 12502

  • Architecture For Art


    2633 Route 23, Hillsdale, NY 12529
    http://www.architectureforart.com

  • Artists Guild Of Columbia County


    Po Box 2205, Evans, GA 30809

  • Augusta International Raceway Preservation Society


    Po Box 212248, Augusta, GA 30907

  • Austerlitz Historical Society


    Po Box 144, Austerlitz, NY 12017

  • Berwick Historical Society


    344 N Market St Rear, Berwick, PA 18603

  • Blue Gray Army Inc


    Po Box 2224, Lake City, FL 32025

  • Blue Mountain Heritage Society


    Po Box 163, Dayton, WA 99328

  • Cambria Friesland Historical Society


    Po Box 501, Cambria, WI 53923

  • Canaan Historical Society


    13 Warner Crossing Road, Canaan, NY 12029

  • Catawissa Railroad Co.


    111 Main St, Catawissa, PA 17820
    http://www.caboosenut.com

  • Cave Diving Museum And Library Inc


    121 Mystical Drive, Fort White, FL 32038

  • Central Pennsylvania Historic Preservation Inc


    492 Fisher Avenue, Catawissa, PA 17820

  • Chatham Village Historical Society


    Po Box 270, Chatham, NY 12037

  • Childrens Museum Inc


    2 W 7th St, Bloomsburg, PA 17815

  • Clatskanie Historical Society


    Po Box 157, Clatskanie, OR 97016

  • Clermont State Historic Site


    Woods Rd, Germantown, NY 12526

  • Climbery Foundation Inc


    201 Buckwheat Bridge Rd, Germantown, NY 12526

  • Columbia County Courthouse Restoration Project


    , Magnolia, AR 71753

  • Columbia County Covered Bridge Association


    529 Zaners Rohrsburg Rd, Orangeville, PA 17859

  • Columbia County Historical Museum


    157 Se Hernando Ave, Lake City, FL 32025
    http://lccchm.org

  • Columbia County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 3276, Lake City, FL 32025

  • Columbia County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 311, Kinderhook, NY 12106
    http://www.cchsny.org

  • Columbia County Museum


    5 Albany Ave, Kinderhook, NY 12106
    http://www.cchsny.org

  • Columbia County Museum Association


    Po Box 172, Columbia City, OR 97018

  • Columbus Auditorium Corporation


    Po Box 365, Columbus, WI 53925

  • Daughters Of Amer Revolution Hendrick, Hudson Chapter


    113 Warren St, Hudson, NY 12534

  • Dayton Depot Historical Society


    222 E Commercial Ave, Dayton, WA 99328
    http://www.daytonhistoricdepot.org/index.p

  • Dayton Historical Depot Society


    222 E. Commercial Ave., Dayton, WA 99328
    http://www.historicdaytondepot.org

  • Dells Country Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 674, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965

  • Edna St. Vincent Millay Society


    , Austerlitz, NY 12017
    http://www.millay.org

  • Florida Sports Hall Of Fame


    Po Box 1630, Lake City, FL 32025

  • Florida Sports Hall Of Fame And Museum Of Florida Sports His


    , Lake City, FL 32025

  • Fort White Historical Society Inc


    Rt 2 Box 9122, Fort White, FL 32038

  • Friends Of Clermont


    87 Clermont Ave, Germantown, NY 12526
    http://www.friendsofclermont.org

  • Friends Of Historic St Peters Church


    Po Box 278, Spencertown, NY 12165

  • Georgia Civil War Heritage Trails


    Po Box 1864, Evans, GA 30809

  • Greenport Historical Society


    Town Hall Drive, Hudson, NY 12534

  • Grovetown Museum


    106 E Robinson Ave, Grovetown, GA 30813

  • Historic Hudson


    , Hudson, NY 12534

  • Historical Society Of Columbia County Museum


    2194 Columbia Blvd, Saint Helens, OR 97051
    http://www.sccchamber.org

  • Hudson Area Association Library


    400 State St, Hudson, NY 12534

  • Hudson Opera House Inc


    327 Warren St, Hudson, NY 12534

  • Hudson River Historic Boat Restoration & Sailing Society Inc


    191 Rt 23 B, Hudson, NY 12534
    http://www.hudsonriverhistoricboat.org

  • Hudson Valley Old Time Power Association Inc


    Po Box 47, Claverack, NY 12513

  • Lake City - Columbia County Historical Museum Inc


    Po Box 3276, Lake City, FL 32025

  • Laurel And Hardy Museum


    250 N Louisville St, Harlem, GA 30814
    http://www.laurelandhardymuseum.org

  • Lebanon Valley Historical Society


    Po Box 363, New Lebanon, NY 12125

  • Lodi Valley Historical Society Inc


    173 S Main St Pob 72, Lodi, WI 53555

  • Mount Lebanon Shaker Village


    Po Box 628, New Lebanon, NY 12125

  • North Centre Township Historical Society Inc


    1059 Sr 93 Suite 1, Berwick, PA 18603

  • North Chatham Historical Society


    Po Box 243, Niverville, NY 12130

  • Olana State Historic Site


    5720 State Route, Hudson, NY 12534
    http://www.olana.org

  • Old Indian Agency House


    3110 E. Hampshire Street, Portage, WI 53901
    http://www.nscda.org/museums/wisconsin.htm#historic

  • Parker-o'malley Air Museum


    435 County Highway 20, Ghent, NY 12075

  • Portage Area Historical Society


    Po Box 727, Portage, WI 53901
    http://portagemuseum.org

  • Portage Canal Society Incorporated


    Po Box 847, Portage, WI 53901

  • Portage Ww Ii History Museum


    119 W Cook St, Portage, WI 53901
    http://wwiimuseumwi.com

  • Poynette Area Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 162, Poynette, WI 53955

  • Poynette Museum


    116 N Main St, Poynette, WI 53955


* There are 19 more museums in Columbia County, Wisconsin not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Columbia County, Wisconsin affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Columbia County, Wisconsin.

Area Features of Columbia County, Wisconsin


Airport


(1) Altschwader Landing Strip   (2) Bancroft East Airport   (3) Bancroft Landing Strip   (4) Coleman Airport   (5) Columbus Community Hospital Heliport   (6) Curtis Landing Strip   (7) Del Monte Airport   (8) Fountain Prairie Airport   (9) Gannons Landing Strip   (10) Gilbert Field Airport   (11) Higgins Airport   (12) Knutson Field Airport   (13) Lodi Lakeland Airport   (14) Mathaire Field Airport   (15) Mill House Field Airport   (16) Polish Paradise Airport   (17) Portage Municipal Airport   (18) Prescott Field Airport   (19) Reuhl Landing Strip   (20) Rohdes Airport   (21) Wanger-in Airport   (22) Weatherbee Field Airport   (23) Westport Landing Strip   (24) Wildia Landing Strip   (25) Wood Airport  

Bay


(1) Whalen Bay  

Beach


(1) Silver Lake Beach  

Building


(1) Angie Williams Cox Public Library   (2) Arlington Fire Rescue   (3) Cambria Volunteer Fire Department Cambria Village Ambulance Service   (4) Columbia Correctional Institution   (5) Columbia County Courthouse   (6) Columbia County Jail   (7) Columbia Energy Center   (8) Columbus Fire Department   (9) Divine Savior Nursing Home   (10) Doylestown Volunteer Fire Department   (11) Fall River Volunteer Fire Department   (12) Friesland Fire Department   (13) John Roche Building   (14) Lodi Area Emergency Medical Services   (15) Lodi Area Fire Department   (16) Pardeeville District Ambulance Service   (17) Pardeeville Fire Department   (18) Portage Fire Department   (19) Portage Municipal Building   (20) Poynette - Dekorra Fire Department And Emergency Medical Services   (21) Rio Fire Department Rio Emergency Medical Services   (22) Wyocena Bureau Of Fire   (23) Zona Gable Center For The Arts   (24) Zona Gale Breese Memorial Library  

Canal


(1) Portage Canal  

Cemetery


(1) Arlington Cemetery   (2) Arlington Prairie Cemetery   (3) Bach Cemetery   (4) Bethany Cemetery   (5) Bethel Cemetery   (6) Blaen Y Cae Cemetery   (7) Bonnet Prairie Lutheran Cemetery   (8) Cambria Cemetery   (9) Comstock Cemetery   (10) Cummings Cemetery   (11) Dekorra Cemetery   (12) Dupless Cemetery   (13) East York Cemetery   (14) Evangelical Cemetery   (15) Fall River Cemetery   (16) Fountain Prairie Cemetery   (17) Fuller Cemetery   (18) Garden Bluff Cemetery   (19) Ginter Cemetery   (20) Greenwood Cemetery   (21) Hampden Cemetery   (22) Henion Cemetery   (23) Hillcrest Cemetery   (24) Hillside Cemetery   (25) Inch Cemetery   (26) Klaila Cemetery   (27) Krastetter Cemetery   (28) Leeds Center Cemetery   (29) Lowville Cemetery   (30) Marcellon Cemetery   (31) Mcdonald Cemetery   (32) Methodist Cemetery   (33) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (34) North Marcellon Baptist Cemetery   (35) North York Cemetery   (36) Oak Grove Cemetery   (37) Oak Lawn Cemetery   (38) Ohio Cemetery   (39) Okeag Cemetery   (40) Old Fort Winnebago Cemetery   (41) Otsego Cemetery   (42) Pacific Cemetery   (43) Pardeeville Cemetery   (44) Pleasant Hill Cemetery   (45) Portage Prairie Cemetery   (46) Randolph Center Cemetery   (47) Rocky Run Catholic Cemetery   (48) Rocky Run Protestant Cemetery   (49) Rosedale Presbyterian Cemetery   (50) Rubin-guenther Cemetery   (51) Saint Johns Lutheran Cemetery   (52) Saint Joseph Cemetery   (53) Saint Marys Cemetery   (54) Saint Michaels Cemetery   (55) Saint Patricks Catholic Cemetery   (56) Saint Patricks Cemetery   (57) Saint Paul Lutheran Cemetery   (58) Saint Stephen Cemetery   (59) Schofield Cemetery   (60) Silver Lake Cemetery   (61) Spicer Cemetery   (62) Spring Prairie Cemetery   (63) Wanderers Rest Cemetery   (64) Welsh Cemetery   (65) Zion Cemetery  

Church


(1) Arlington Prairie Church   (2) Arlington United Methodist Church   (3) Assembly Of God Church   (4) Assembly Of God Church Of Lodi   (5) Bethlehem English Evangelical Lutheran Church   (6) Bible Baptist Church   (7) Bonnet Prairie Lutheran Church   (8) Cross Of Christ Lutheran Church   (9) Dekorra Church   (10) First Church Of Christ Scientist   (11) First Lutheran Church   (12) First Presbyterian Church   (13) Inch Church   (14) New Testament Baptist Church   (15) North Marcellon Church   (16) Olivet Congregational United Church Of Christ   (17) Portage Gospel Tabernacle Historical   (18) Portage Presbyterian Church   (19) Randolph Church   (20) Redeemer Lutheran Church   (21) Rosedale Presbyterian Church   (22) Saint Jeromes Catholic Church   (23) Saint Johns Episcopal Church   (24) Saint Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church   (25) Saint Johns Lutheran Church   (26) Saint Josephs Catholic Church   (27) Saint Marys Roman Catholic Church   (28) Saint Patricks Church   (29) Saint Paul Church   (30) Saint Peters Lutheran Church   (31) Saint Stephen Church Historical   (32) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (33) Trinity United Church Of Christ   (34) Wesleyan Bible Church   (35) World Wide Church   (36) Zion Evangelical Church   (37) Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church   (38) Zion Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Columbus   (2) City Of Lodi   (3) City Of Portage   (4) Columbia County   (5) Town Of Arlington   (6) Town Of Columbus   (7) Town Of Dekorra   (8) Town Of Dell Prairie   (9) Town Of Elba   (10) Town Of Fort Winnebago   (11) Town Of Fountain Prairie   (12) Town Of Hampden   (13) Town Of Leeds   (14) Town Of Lewiston   (15) Town Of Lodi   (16) Town Of Lowville   (17) Town Of Marcellon   (18) Town Of Otsego   (19) Town Of Pacific   (20) Town Of Randolph   (21) Town Of Roxbury   (22) Town Of Scott   (23) Town Of Springvale   (24) Town Of West Point   (25) Town Of Wyocena   (26) Village Of Arlington   (27) Village Of Cambria   (28) Village Of Doylestown   (29) Village Of Fall River   (30) Village Of Friesland   (31) Village Of Pardeeville   (32) Village Of Poynette   (33) Village Of Rio   (34) Village Of Wyocena  

Cliff


(1) Allen Bluff   (2) Louis Bluff   (3) Saint Lawrence Bluff   (4) Whites Bluff  

Dam


(1) Cambria Wp53 Dam   (2) Curtis 2wp1601 Dam   (3) Danville Dam   (4) Fall River 2wp73 Dam   (5) Fawn Lake 3wr1011 Dam   (6) Figor Dam   (7) Ingram Mill 2wp1153 Dam   (8) Lewiston 2 C 6118 Dam   (9) Pardeeville 2wp832 Dam   (10) Schiller Dam   (11) Taff D2076 Dam   (12) Udeys Wp73 Dam   (13) Wyocena Dam  

Gap


(1) The Narrows  

Hospital


(1) Columbus Community Hospital   (2) Divine Savior Healthcare Hospital   (3) Harkins And O Connor Eye Clinic  

Island


(1) Blackhawk Island   (2) Dutchman Islands   (3) Lib Cross Island   (4) Pine Island   (5) Sheep Island   (6) Westerberg Island  

Lake


(1) Alder Pond   (2) Becker Lake   (3) Breneman Lake   (4) Corning Lake   (5) Crystal Lake   (6) Cuff Lake   (7) Fish Lake   (8) Fulton Pond   (9) Goose Lake   (10) Grassy Lake   (11) Hawkos Pond   (12) Lake George   (13) Lantz Pond   (14) Long Lake   (15) Mud Lake   (16) Park Lake   (17) Pickerel Lake   (18) Ryan Pond   (19) Silver Lake   (20) Spring Lake   (21) Swan Lake   (22) Tarrant Lake   (23) West Lake  

Locale


(1) Alsum Farms   (2) Arlington Sewage Treatment Plant   (3) Camp Wawbeek   (4) Columbus Wastewater Treatment Plant   (5) Davis Corners   (6) Lakeland Hills Country Club   (7) Little Bluff Campground   (8) Northridge Mall Shopping Center   (9) Pardeeville Wastewater Treatment Facility   (10) Pine Aire Country Club   (11) Portage Wastewater Treatment Plant   (12) Poynette State Game Farm   (13) Valley View Farm   (14) Williams Camp   (15) Wyocena Wastewater Treatment Facility  

Mine


(1) Portage Quarry   (2) Poynette Quarry  

Park


(1) Astico County Park   (2) Audubon Goose Pond State Natural Area   (3) Baraboo River Floodplain Forest State Natural Area   (4) Blackhawk Island State Natural Area   (5) Blue Star Park   (6) Collipp-worden Park   (7) Firemans Park   (8) Fish Lake County Park   (9) Gibraltar Rock County Park   (10) Gibraltar Rock State Natural Area   (11) Goodyear Park   (12) Governor Bend County Park   (13) Grassy Lake State Wildlife Area   (14) Hamilton Street Park   (15) Jennings Creek State Wildlife Area   (16) Lincoln Park   (17) Lodi Marsh State Natural Area   (18) Lodi Marsh State Wildlife Area   (19) Mud Lake State Public Hunting Grounds   (20) Muir Park   (21) Pauquette Park   (22) Pine Island State Wildlife Area   (23) Riverside Park   (24) Rocky Run Oak Savanna State Natural Area   (25) Rotary Park   (26) Sanborn Park   (27) Springville State Wildlife Area   (28) Sunrise Park   (29) Sunset Park   (30) Swan Lake State Wildlife Area   (31) Veterans Memorial Field   (32) Woodridge Park   (33) Wyona County Park  

Pillar


(1) Gibraltar Rock   (2) Stand Rock   (3) Steamboat Rock  

Populated Place


(1) Anacker   (2) Arlington   (3) Belle Fountain   (4) Cambria   (5) Columbus   (6) Danville   (7) Dekorra   (8) Dell Prairie Historical   (9) Doylestown   (10) East Friesland   (11) Englewood   (12) Fall River   (13) Friesland   (14) Harmony Grove   (15) Indian Heights   (16) Ingle   (17) Leeds   (18) Leeds Center   (19) Lodi   (20) Lowville   (21) Marcellon   (22) North Leeds   (23) Okee   (24) Otsego   (25) Pardeeville   (26) Plainville   (27) Portage   (28) Poynette   (29) Rio   (30) Wyocena  

Post Office


(1) Friesland Post Office   (2) Pardeeville Post Office   (3) Portage Post Office   (4) Rio Post Office   (5) Wyocena Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) 0 985 Reservoir   (2) 1 37 Reservoir   (3) 17 Reservoir   (4) 37 Reservoir   (5) 8 Reservoir   (6) Curtis Lake   (7) Danville Millpond 165   (8) Fawn Lake   (9) Fawn Lake 2 2   (10) Lake Columbia   (11) Lazy Lake   (12) Lazy Lake 61   (13) Mill Pond   (14) Millpond 164   (15) Park Lake 56   (16) Silver Springs Pond   (17) Willow Mill Pond   (18) Wyocena Millpond 84   (19) Wyona Lake  

Ridge


(1) Elephants Back  

School


(1) Alloa School Historical   (2) Arlington Elementary School   (3) Badger Valley School Historical   (4) Bennett School Historical   (5) Bible Baptist School   (6) Brace School Historical   (7) Caledonia Elementary School   (8) Cambria Friesland Elementary School   (9) Cambria Friesland Middle High School   (10) Clay Ridge School Historical   (11) Columbia Correctional Institution School   (12) Columbus Elementary School   (13) Columbus High School   (14) Columbus Middle School   (15) Cottage School   (16) Dekorra Elementary School   (17) Dell Prairie School Historical   (18) Dells Christian Academy   (19) Early Childhood Family Education Center School   (20) England School Historical   (21) Engle School   (22) Englewood School Historical   (23) Fall River Elementary School   (24) Fall River High School   (25) Feelyater School Historical   (26) First Ward Public School Historical   (27) Fort Winnebago Elementary School   (28) Fox Glen School Historical   (29) Free Methodist Church Historical   (30) Garden Bluff School Historical   (31) Gibraltar Charter School   (32) Hampden School   (33) Hampden School Historical   (34) Harrison School   (35) Healy School   (36) Hillside School Historical   (37) King Corner School Historical   (38) Leeds Elementary School   (39) Lewiston Elementary School   (40) Lincoln School Historical   (41) Lodi Elementary School   (42) Lodi High School   (43) Lodi Middle School   (44) Lodi Primary School   (45) Lost Lake School Historical   (46) Lowville Center School   (47) Madison Area Technical College - Portage   (48) Marcellon Elementary School   (49) Mckinley School Historical   (50) Meadow View School   (51) Monroe School Historical   (52) Muir Elementary School   (53) Nelson School Historical   (54) Oak Lawn School Historical   (55) Pacific School   (56) Pardeeville Elementary School   (57) Pardeeville High School   (58) Pardeeville Middle School   (59) Penrhos School   (60) Pershing School Historical   (61) Petersen Elementary School   (62) Pleasant Vale School Historical   (63) Portage Academy Of Achievement   (64) Portage High School   (65) Portage Junior High School   (66) Poynette Christian School   (67) Poynette Elementary School   (68) Poynette High School   (69) Poynette Middle School   (70) Prairie School   (71) Randolph Christian School   (72) Rio Elementary School   (73) Rio Middle High School   (74) River Crossing Charter School   (75) Rosedale School   (76) Rusch Elementary School   (77) Saint Jerome School   (78) Saint John S Lutheran School   (79) Saint Johns Lutheran School   (80) Saint Mary School   (81) Sharpee School Historical   (82) Slab School   (83) South Lowville School   (84) Stone School   (85) Sutton School Historical   (86) Twin Valley School Historical   (87) University Of Wisconsin Experimental Farm   (88) Van Buren School Historical   (89) Ward School Historical   (90) Welsh Prairie School   (91) West Columbus School Historical   (92) Wisconsin Academy   (93) Woodridge Elementary School   (94) Woodside School   (95) Zion Evangelical Lutheran School  

Stream


(1) Baraboo River   (2) Curtis Creek   (3) Duck Creek   (4) Gilmore Creek   (5) Gulch Creek   (6) Hinkson Creek   (7) Jennings Creek   (8) Leech Creek   (9) Middle Branch Duck Creek   (10) Neenah Creek   (11) North Branch Crawfish River   (12) North Branch Duck Creek   (13) Plainville Creek   (14) Robbins Creek   (15) Rocky Run   (16) Rowan Creek   (17) Sand Spring Creek   (18) Shadduck Creek   (19) Spring Creek   (20) Trout Creek  

Summit


(1) Cascade Mountain  

Swamp


(1) Lodi Marsh   (2) Schoenberg Marsh  

Tower


(1) Wddc-fm Portage   (2) Wibu-am Poynette   (3) Wnno-am Wisconsin Dells   (4) Wnno-fm Wisconsin Dells   (5) Wpdr-am Portage   (6) Wyky-fm Columbus  

Valley


(1) Artist Glen   (2) Coldwater Canyon   (3) Fox Glen   (4) Roodes Glen   (5) Upper Dells   (6) Witches Gulch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Columbia County, Wisconsin

53901 (pop. 13,734) 53965 (pop. 9,055) 53555 (pop. 7,931)
53925 (pop. 7,487) 53954 (pop. 6,480) 53955 (pop. 5,472)
53960 (pop. 3,139) 53923 (pop. 2,215) 53932 (pop. 2,002)
53911 (pop. 1,021) 53935 (pop. 147) 53969 (pop. 121)
53928 (pop. 49)    


Counties Nearby Columbia County, Wisconsin

Marquette County, WI  (pop. 14,884) 25.5 Miles
Dane County, WI  (pop. 503,273) 26.9 Miles
Sauk County, WI  (pop. 62,727) 27.9 Miles
Green Lake County, WI  (pop. 18,646) 29.3 Miles
Dodge County, WI  (pop. 88,552) 32.2 Miles
Jefferson County, WI  (pop. 84,255) 40.3 Miles
Adams County, WI  (pop. 20,637) 40.6 Miles
Waushara County, WI  (pop. 24,455) 45.4 Miles
Fond Du Lac County, WI  (pop. 101,771) 47.3 Miles
Juneau County, WI  (pop. 26,656) 48.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Columbia County, Wisconsin

608, 920



Elevation in Columbia County, Wisconsin is 988.0 ft. (301.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Columbia County, Wisconsin

Lat: 43.459182 N        Long: -89.344149 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Columbia County, Wisconsin need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Wisconsin

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.63 5.78 3.99 6.47 0.00 5.37
  Total Electric Industry 6.63 5.78 3.99 6.47 0.00 5.37
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.73 5.82 4.03 6.68 0.00 5.45
  Total Electric Industry 6.73 5.82 4.03 6.68 0.00 5.45
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.91 5.91 4.00 7.04 0.00 5.48
  Total Electric Industry 6.91 5.91 4.00 7.04 0.00 5.48
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.03 5.95 3.98 6.98 0.00 5.52
  Total Electric Industry 7.03 5.95 3.98 6.98 0.00 5.52
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.08 5.87 3.89 7.00 0.00 5.46
  Total Electric Industry 7.08 5.87 3.89 7.00 0.00 5.46
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.97 5.78 3.78 6.85 0.00 5.36
  Total Electric Industry 6.97 5.78 3.78 6.85 0.00 5.36
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.88 5.68 3.66 6.79 0.00 5.25
  Total Electric Industry 6.88 5.68 3.66 6.79 0.00 5.25
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.88 5.60 3.72 6.77 0.00 5.22
  Total Electric Industry 6.88 5.60 3.72 6.77 0.00 5.22
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.17 5.87 3.86 7.01 0.00 5.44
  Total Electric Industry 7.17 5.87 3.86 7.01 0.00 5.44
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.31 5.88 3.89 7.11 0.00 5.53
  Total Electric Industry 7.31 5.88 3.89 7.11 0.00 5.53
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.53 6.03 4.04 7.40 0.00 5.71
  Total Electric Industry 7.53 6.03 4.04 7.40 0.00 5.71
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.90 6.34 4.36 7.70 0.00 6.08
  Total Electric Industry 7.90 6.34 4.36 7.70 0.00 6.08
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 8.18 6.54 4.43 8.08 0.00 6.28
  Total Electric Industry 8.18 6.54 4.43 8.08 0.00 6.28
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 8.67 6.97 4.71 0.00 0.00 6.64
  Total Electric Industry 8.67 6.97 4.71 0.00 0.00 6.64
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 9.07 7.24 4.93 0.00 0.00 6.88
  Total Electric Industry 9.07 7.24 4.93 0.00 0.00 6.88
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 9.66 7.67 5.39 0.00 0.00 7.48
  Total Electric Industry 9.66 7.67 5.39 0.00 0.00 7.48
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 10.51 8.37 5.85 0.00 0.00 8.13
  Total Electric Industry 10.51 8.37 5.85 0.00 0.00 8.13

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Columbia County, Wisconsin

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 68   (5.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 58   (4.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 79   (6.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 150   (12.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 176   (14.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 209   (16.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 166   (13.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 73   (5.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 27   (2.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 35   (2.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 17   (1.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 102   (8.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 75   (6.1%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 585

1 vehicle available : 3,886

2 vehicles available : 996

3 vehicles available : 140

4 or more vehicles available : 161

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 121

1 vehicle available : 1,409

2 vehicles available : 5,223

3 vehicles available : 1,545

4 or more vehicles available : 655

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 110

1 vehicle available : 363

2 vehicles available : 1,483

3 vehicles available : 990

4 or more vehicles available : 392

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 71

1 vehicle available : 387

2 vehicles available : 1,773

3 vehicles available : 1,099

4 or more vehicles available : 876


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

1-person household:

No workers : 2,778

1 worker : 2,990

2-person household:

No workers : 2,186

1 worker : 3,055

2 workers : 3,712

3-person household:

No workers : 248

1 worker : 767

2 workers : 1,773

3 workers : 550

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 68

1 worker : 1,059

2 workers : 2,221

3 or more workers : 858


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 23,602

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 2,361

In 3-person carpool : 339

In 4-person carpool : 87

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 39

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 110

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 39

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 38

Motorcycle : 104

Bicycle : 62

Walked : 915

Other means : 191

Worked at home : 900


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,810

5 to 9 minutes : 4,002

10 to 14 minutes : 3,654

15 to 19 minutes : 2,754

20 to 24 minutes : 3,065

25 to 29 minutes : 2,000

30 to 34 minutes : 3,129

35 to 39 minutes : 1,640

40 to 44 minutes : 1,465

45 to 59 minutes : 2,914

60 to 89 minutes : 888

90 or more minutes : 566


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Columbia County, Wisconsin

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 467  (47.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 55  (5.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 56  (5.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 73  (7.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 143  (14.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 262  (35.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 121  (16.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 230  (31.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 41  (5.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Columbia County, Wisconsin

Rail Station(s)


    359 North Ludington Street
    Columbus, Wisconsin 53925

    400 West Oneida Street
    Portage, Wisconsin 53901

    Superior and La Crosse Sts.
    Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin 53965

(updated 2008)



Employment Rate In Columbia County, Wisconsin

Employed: 30,506
Unemployed: 1,489



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Columbia County, Wisconsin

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 22.5%
  • Other: 77.5%



Water Usage In Columbia County, Wisconsin

Ground Water

 
Fresh 8.53 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 8.53 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 1.46 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1.46 Mgal/d





There are 1,669 Farms In Columbia County, Wisconsin


(updated 2008)



Banks In Columbia County, Wisconsin

Associated Bank, National Association - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $127.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 236

Farmers And Merchants Union Bank - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.3m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 6

Bank Of Poynette - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $292.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3

Bmo Harris Bank National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $279.4m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 663

National Exchange Bank And Trust - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 28

Bank Of Wisconsin Dells - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $806.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3

U.s. Bank National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $768.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

The Baraboo National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $443.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 11

Bank Mutual - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 76

Anchorbank, Fsb - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 54

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Columbia County, Wisconsin

  • Truax Field


    (about 21.9 miles in Madison, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MSN)

  • Dane County Regional-Truax Field


    (about 22.1 miles in Madison, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MSN)

  • Fond Du Lac County


    (about 48.1 miles in Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin; Airport Code: FLD)

  • Wittman Regional


    (about 53.5 miles in Oshkosh, Wisconsin; Airport Code: OSH)

  • Volk Field


    (about 56.2 miles in Camp Douglas, Wisconsin; Airport Code: VOK)

  • Southern Wisconsin Regional


    (about 59.9 miles in Afton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: JVL)

  • Rock County


    (about 60.1 miles in Afton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: JVL)

  • Waukesha County


    (about 62.8 miles in Waukesha, Wisconsin; Airport Code: UES)

  • Alexander Field South Wood County


    (about 66.9 miles in Port Edwards, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ISW)

  • Wisconsin Rapids Airport


    (about 67.0 miles in Port Edwards, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ISW)

  • Alexander Field


    (about 67.0 miles in Port Edwards, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ISW)

  • Outagamie County Regional


    (about 68.8 miles in Appleton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ATW)

  • Lawrence J Timmerman


    (about 70.2 miles in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MWC)

  • Stevens Point Municipal


    (about 75.6 miles in Stevens Point, Wisconsin; Airport Code: STE)

  • Americana


    (about 75.7 miles in Springfield, Wisconsin; Airport Code: XES)

  • Sheboygan County Memorial


    (about 77.7 miles in Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin; Airport Code: SBM)

  • General Mitchell Field


    (about 80.9 miles in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MKE)

  • General Mitchell International


    (about 80.9 miles in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MKE)

  • Albertus


    (about 84.7 miles in Baileyville, Illinois; Airport Code: FEP)

  • Clintonville Municipal


    (about 85.3 miles in Clintonville, Wisconsin; Airport Code: CLI)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Columbia County, Wisconsin

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

59.36%

Carpooled

6.24%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.41%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

4.90%

Other Means

1.22%

Worked At Home

27.87%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Columbia County, Wisconsin, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 10,775

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,344

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 803

Renter-occupied housing units : 297

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,094

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,015

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4,114

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,823


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 1,795

Householder 35 to 44 years : 2,788

Householder 45 to 54 years : 3,320

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,433

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,147

Householder 65 to 74 years : 859

Householder 75 years and over : 258

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 156

Householder 35 to 44 years : 228

Householder 45 to 54 years : 495

Householder 55 to 59 years : 480

Householder 60 to 64 years : 773

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,571

Householder 75 years and over : 1,483


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Less than 10.0 percent : 210

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 489

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 944

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 582

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 702

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 410

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 395

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 510

50.0 percent or more : 839

Not computed : 398


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Columbia County, Wisconsin)

Built 2010 or later : $244,600

Built 2000 to 2009 : $239,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $200,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $195,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $171,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $147,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $128,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $149,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $151,500


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Columbia County, Wisconsin: 67.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Wisconsin: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Columbia County, Wisconsin

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 297 297 $37,023,689
  Two Family 6 12 $930,256
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $250,000
  Five or More Family 5 68 $3,418,530
  Total

309 381 $41,622,475
2000        
  Single Family 297 297 $39,132,958
  Two Family 8 16 $1,227,137
  Three and Four Family 6 24 $1,334,527
  Five or More Family 5 37 $2,504,000
  Total

316 374 $44,198,622
2001        
  Single Family 107 107 $13,436,520
  Two Family 13 26 $2,000,647
  Three and Four Family 4 16 $861,000
  Five or More Family 4 70 $3,216,940
  Total

128 219 $19,515,107
2002        
  Single Family 309 309 $45,738,133
  Two Family 1 2 $146,976
  Three and Four Family 3 12 $699,004
  Five or More Family 1 8 $350,000
  Total

314 331 $46,934,113
2003        
  Single Family 380 380 $59,578,772
  Two Family 16 32 $4,130,325
  Three and Four Family 4 16 $1,145,000
  Five or More Family 7 80 $3,646,000
  Total

407 508 $68,500,097
2004        
  Single Family 349 349 $60,309,093
  Two Family 7 14 $1,499,000
  Three and Four Family 2 7 $510,000
  Five or More Family 5 58 $4,025,000
  Total

363 428 $66,343,093
2005        
  Single Family 285 285 $53,592,980
  Two Family 10 20 $2,663,440
  Three and Four Family 5 20 $1,720,000
  Five or More Family 3 48 $2,205,000
  Total

303 373 $60,181,420
2006        
  Single Family 244 244 $48,933,034
  Two Family 7 14 $1,927,130
  Three and Four Family 3 11 $1,270,000
  Five or More Family 3 46 $2,400,000
  Total

257 315 $54,530,164


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Columbia County, WI): $44,669
Median Household Income In 2000 (Wisconsin): $43,791


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Columbia County): $169,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wisconsin): $109,900


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Columbia County, Wisconsin

Utility Gas: 3.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 56.2%
Electricity: 3.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 20.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 17.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Columbia County, Wisconsin

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 67.43%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 26.08%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 6.49%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Columbia County): $588
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wisconsin): $540
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Columbia County): $660


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Columbia County, Wisconsin are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Columbia County, Wisconsin

Divine Savior Home Care


     Address: 2817 New Pinery Rd Po Box 387, Portage, Wisconsin 53901
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 1/30/1997

Northland Home Hlth


     Address: 328 North Main Street, Westfield, Wisconsin 53964
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/4/1991

Meriter Home Care Agcy


     Address: 2180 W Beltline Hwy, Madison, Wisconsin 53725
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/12/1989

Independent Hlth Care


     Address: 815 Forward Dr, Madison, Wisconsin 53711
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/23/1994

Stoughton Hsptl Hh United


     Address: 900 Ridge St, Stoughton, Wisconsin 53589
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/24/1997

Hospitals Close To Columbia County, Wisconsin

Divine Savior Hlthcare


     Address: 2817 New Pinery Rd, Portage, Wisconsin 53901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Columbus Com Hsptl


     Address: 1515 Park Ave, Columbus, Wisconsin 53925
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Mary's Hospital


     Address: 707 S Mills St, Madison, Wisconsin 53715
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Meriter Hsptl


     Address: 202 S Park St, Madison, Wisconsin 53715
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Uw Health Uw Hospitals And Clinics


     Address: 600 Highland Ave, Madison, Wisconsin 53705
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Columbia County, Wisconsin

Columbia Hlth Care Ctr


     Address: 323 W Monroe St Po Box 895, Wyocena, Wisconsin 53969
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 120
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Golden Livingcenter-wisconsin Dells


     Address: 300 Race St, Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin 53965
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 74
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Columbus Nur Rehab Ctr


     Address: 825 Western Ave, Columbus, Wisconsin 53925
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 55%

Divine Savior Hlthcare


     Address: 715 W Pleasant St, Portage, Wisconsin 53901
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 93
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Good Samaritan Society-lodi


     Address: 700 Clark St, Lodi, Wisconsin 53555
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 81%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Columbia County, Wisconsin

Name: Byron
Address: 4450 North German Church Road; Byron, IL 61010
Distance: 89 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Columbia County, Wisconsin

    Retired Workers: 8,060
    Disabled Workers: 1,225
    Widowers Workers: 935
    Spouses Workers: 445
    Children Workers: 715


(updated 2007)



Columbia County, Wisconsin Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 48.38%
  • Bush & Cheney 50.60%
  • Other 1.01%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Columbia County, Wisconsin citizens.

Relocation to Columbia County, WI

8.26 % of Columbia County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $37,942

Wisconsin Average 6.06 %

0.10 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $16,458

Wisconsin Average 0.08 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Columbia County, WI (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Dane County , WI 3.07 % ($41,524 AGI )
  • Sauk County , WI 0.77 % ($35,185 AGI )
  • Dodge County , WI 0.57 % ($32,341 AGI )
  • Marquette County , WI 0.44 % ($27,118 AGI )
  • Adams County , WI 0.17 % ($26,700 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.16 % ($43,054 AGI )
  • Rock County , WI 0.14 % ($44,500 AGI )
  • Milwaukee County , WI 0.11 % ($43,192 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , WI 0.11 % ($34,000 AGI )
  • Juneau County , WI 0.10 % ($23,667 AGI )

Relocation away from Columbia County, WI

7.90 % of Columbia County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $35,017

Wisconsin Average 6.22 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $24,500

Wisconsin Average 0.04 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Columbia County, WI (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Dane County , WI 2.36 % ($33,319 AGI )
  • Sauk County , WI 0.95 % ($36,736 AGI )
  • Dodge County , WI 0.60 % ($33,819 AGI )
  • Marquette County , WI 0.47 % ($33,872 AGI )
  • Adams County , WI 0.24 % ($35,382 AGI )
  • Milwaukee County , WI 0.16 % ($27,324 AGI )
  • Juneau County , WI 0.14 % ($24,125 AGI )
  • Rock County , WI 0.12 % ($45,259 AGI )
  • Green Lake County , WI 0.10 % ($37,000 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , WI 0.10 % ($33,958 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Wisconsin

Low Bracket: $9,700 (4.60%)
High Bracket: $145,460 (6.75%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Wisconsin

5.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Columbia County, Wisconsin is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Columbia County, Wisconsin


On 07/16/2004, a tornado touched down 1.03 miles from the center of Columbia County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 09/26/1951, a tornado touched down 4.78 miles from the center of Columbia County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 4 . There were 9 injuries and 1 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 07/29/1980, a tornado touched down 5.04 miles from the center of Columbia County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 07/29/1980, a tornado touched down 5.14 miles from the center of Columbia County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 06/08/1984, a tornado touched down 5.76 miles from the center of Columbia County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 3 . There were 1 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.



Storms In Columbia County, Wisconsin

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
07/03/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $50K --
06/03/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $200K --
06/25/2006, 01:30 pm 0 0 $40K --
08/03/2004, 04:25 pm 0 0 $15K --
06/09/2004, 04:00 pm 0 0 $1M --
06/01/2000, 04:20 pm 0 0 $97K $2M
05/17/2000, 08:15 pm 0 0 $50K --
07/20/1999, 10:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
08/04/1998, 07:00 am 0 0 $20K --
06/17/1996, 03:30 am 0 0 $150K --
05/06/1993, 12:00 pm 0 0 $5K $5K
         
Hail        
08/24/2006, 12:05 am 0 0 -- $100K
08/23/2006, 11:35 pm 0 0 $25K $10K
07/01/2006, 06:40 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/01/2006, 06:07 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/06/2006, 05:25 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/23/2004, 07:05 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/23/2004, 06:33 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/17/2001, 10:37 pm 0 0 -- $3K
06/11/2001, 10:35 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/10/2001, 03:09 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/12/2000, 09:48 am 0 4 $2M $300K
05/12/2000, 09:30 am 0 2 $1M --
05/12/2000, 09:11 am 0 0 $70K --
03/08/2000, 05:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/08/2000, 05:10 pm 0 0 $4K --
09/01/1998, 05:40 pm 0 0 $15K --
08/03/1997, 07:25 pm 0 0 -- $2K
08/03/1997, 04:50 pm 0 0 -- $9K
07/16/1997, 09:00 pm 0 0 -- $10K
         
Heavy Rain        
08/24/2006, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
         
Lightning        
08/27/2007, 09:00 am 0 0 $50K --
08/27/2007, 08:00 am 0 0 $75K --
08/14/2007, 01:25 am 0 0 $10K --
05/13/2004, 10:35 am 0 0 $15K --
06/26/2002, 03:00 am 0 0 $100K --
06/14/2001, 03:00 pm 0 0 $15K --
05/21/2001, 07:35 am 0 0 $100K --
07/16/1997, 09:25 pm 0 0 $80K --
08/30/1995, 02:00 am 0 0 $75K --
01/01/1903, 12:00 am 0 1 $2K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
09/18/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
08/22/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $50K --
08/21/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $100K --
08/11/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
07/03/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
05/24/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
10/02/2006, 12:00 am 0 0 $3K --
07/30/2006, 07:18 am 0 0 $5K --
07/30/2006, 06:15 am 0 0 $5K --
07/20/2006, 01:09 am 0 0 $10K --
07/01/2006, 07:05 pm 0 0 $2K --
09/13/2005, 04:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/09/2005, 06:10 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/25/2005, 09:18 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/23/2005, 01:40 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/23/2005, 01:35 pm 0 0 $50K --
07/23/2005, 01:30 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/23/2005, 01:26 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/23/2005, 12:55 pm 0 0 $2K $4K
08/26/2004, 11:10 pm 0 0 $400K --
07/16/2004, 01:25 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/16/2004, 01:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/23/2004, 06:50 pm 0 5 $60K --
06/23/2004, 06:43 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/15/2003, 12:15 am 0 0 $50K --
07/04/2003, 04:30 am 0 0 $1K --
08/21/2002, 04:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/30/2002, 06:05 pm 0 0 $1K --
09/07/2001, 06:05 pm 0 0 $75K --
06/11/2001, 08:13 pm 0 0 $25K --
06/11/2001, 08:10 pm 0 0 $100K --
06/11/2001, 07:50 pm 0 0 $15K --
06/11/2001, 07:45 pm 0 0 $2K --
09/11/2000, 07:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
09/01/2000, 03:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
09/01/2000, 02:07 pm 0 3 $50K --
09/01/2000, 02:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/01/2000, 04:20 pm 0 0 $30K --
06/01/2000, 03:47 pm 0 0 $40K --
06/01/2000, 03:20 pm 0 0 $250K $50K
05/17/2000, 06:35 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/26/1999, 03:00 am 0 0 $5K $50K
06/28/1999, 03:10 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/06/1999, 03:37 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/06/1999, 03:08 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/06/1999, 03:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/22/1998, 02:05 pm 0 0 $12K --
07/20/1998, 05:10 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/27/1998, 09:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/27/1998, 02:20 am 0 0 $2K --
06/18/1998, 05:35 pm 0 0 $12K --
06/18/1998, 12:50 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/18/1998, 12:10 pm 0 0 $4K --
05/31/1998, 12:45 am 0 0 $5K --
05/31/1998, 12:40 am 0 0 $100K $50K
05/31/1998, 12:25 am 0 0 $20K $15K
05/28/1998, 08:12 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/28/1998, 08:05 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/28/1998, 07:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/28/1998, 07:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/15/1998, 08:09 pm 0 0 $7K --
09/16/1997, 07:05 pm 0 0 $2K --
09/16/1997, 06:45 pm 0 0 $55K --
08/03/1997, 08:30 pm 0 0 $1M $5M
07/26/1997, 03:20 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/26/1997, 03:15 pm 0 0 $50K --
07/26/1997, 03:08 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/26/1997, 03:00 pm 0 0 $8K $10K
07/16/1997, 08:15 pm 0 0 $35K --
07/16/1997, 06:35 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/24/1997, 03:25 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/24/1997, 03:02 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/24/1997, 02:58 pm 0 0 $8K --
06/15/1997, 04:25 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/15/1997, 04:20 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/15/1997, 04:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/15/1997, 04:10 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/15/1997, 03:55 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/15/1997, 03:36 pm 0 0 $4K --
04/05/1997, 06:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/12/1996, 03:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/29/1996, 06:47 pm 0 0 $9K --
06/29/1996, 06:35 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/29/1996, 06:29 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/29/1996, 06:21 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/29/1996, 06:10 pm 0 0 $6K --
07/11/1994, 04:40 pm 0 0 $1K $5K
05/24/1989, 09:30 pm 0 1 -- --
         



Tornados In Columbia County, Wisconsin

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2006-06-06 9 200 1 0 0 $600K --
  2006-06-06 2 100 -- 0 0 $1K --
  2006-06-06 6 200 1 0 0 $400K --
  2005-08-18 2 80 -- 0 0 $5K --
  2005-08-18 6 100 1 0 0 $100K $1K
  2005-08-18 1 30 1 0 0 $5K --
  2004-06-23 9 400 3 0 0 $1M $500K
  2004-06-23 11 200 2 0 0 $1M $500K
  2004-06-23 16 50 1 0 13 $100K --
  2004-06-23 2 40 1 0 0 $7K --
  1995-08-16 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1994-07-06 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- $1K
  1992-09-26 1 23 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-09-26 1 23 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-09-07 -- 23 -- 0 0 -- --
  1989-06-26 -- 50 1 0 4 $25K --
  1989-05-24 -- 23 -- 0 0 -- --
  1989-05-24 1 50 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1988-05-08 1 40 1 0 0 $3K --
  1984-07-10 4 500 2 0 0 $3M --
  1984-04-27 2 220 1 0 0 $250K --
  1983-07-03 -- 10 1 0 0 $25K --
  1983-07-03 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1983-07-03 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1983-07-03 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1983-07-03 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1983-07-03 5 50 1 0 0 $25K --
  1982-05-17 -- 10 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1980-07-29 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1979-08-09 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1979-08-09 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1979-05-18 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1977-05-31 -- 50 1 0 0 $3K --
  1976-04-15 14 33 1 0 0 $250K --
  1975-08-24 1 30 1 0 0 $3K --
  1971-05-18 11 100 1 0 5 $250K --
  1969-06-26 -- 100 1 0 0 $25K --
  1966-08-15 5 200 2 0 0 $250K --
  1965-06-20 -- 50 1 0 0 $25K --
  1963-09-02 71 33 1 0 0 $250K --
  1960-05-20 5 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1959-07-08 5 50 2 0 0 $25K --
  1959-05-28 -- 3 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1959-05-10 2 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1955-07-31 3 50 2 0 0 $250K --
  1954-04-15 6 33 2 0 0 $25K --
  1923-01-01 2 33 2 0 0 $25K --





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Columbia County, Wisconsin directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Wisconsin

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
17,169 17,887 19,629 20,199 20,611 21,324 22,106 22,381 22,803 23,165


(updated 2014)



Jails in Columbia County, Wisconsin


  • Columbia County Jail


    403 Jackson St., Portage, WI 53901
    Capacity: 265
    Confined: 240
    Avg. Population: 195
    Year Built: 1991
    Year Renovated: 2005


(updated 2006)



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