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Demographics Analysis

The people of Portage 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
(Portage County, Wisconsin)

Male:

Under 5 years : 2,020

5 to 9 years : 1,797

10 to 14 years : 2,205

15 to 17 years : 1,315

18 and 19 years : 1,617

20 years : 1,225

21 years : 723

22 to 24 years : 2,208

25 to 29 years : 2,256

30 to 34 years : 2,102

35 to 39 years : 1,904

40 to 44 years : 1,939

45 to 49 years : 2,393

50 to 54 years : 2,630

55 to 59 years : 2,025

60 and 61 years : 907

62 to 64 years : 1,550

65 and 66 years : 625

67 to 69 years : 707

70 to 74 years : 1,214

75 to 79 years : 852

80 to 84 years : 471

85 years and over : 424

Female:

Under 5 years : 1,852

5 to 9 years : 1,701

10 to 14 years : 2,079

15 to 17 years : 1,256

18 and 19 years : 1,827

20 years : 856

21 years : 1,214

22 to 24 years : 1,922

25 to 29 years : 2,139

30 to 34 years : 1,987

35 to 39 years : 1,748

40 to 44 years : 1,938

45 to 49 years : 2,354

50 to 54 years : 2,527

55 to 59 years : 2,316

60 and 61 years : 1,027

62 to 64 years : 1,166

65 and 66 years : 637

67 to 69 years : 864

70 to 74 years : 1,161

75 to 79 years : 850

80 to 84 years : 793

85 years and over : 954


(updated 2013)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 68,048

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 20

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 386

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 1,016

Not a U.S. citizen : 807


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Portage County, Wisconsin)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 3,732

5 to 17 years : 8,856

18 to 24 years : 8,789

25 to 34 years : 6,750

35 to 44 years : 5,457

45 to 54 years : 7,363

55 to 59 years : 3,228

60 and 61 years : 1,432

62 to 64 years : 2,050

65 to 74 years : 4,014

75 years and over : 3,546

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 136

5 to 17 years : 1,367

18 to 24 years : 2,248

25 to 34 years : 1,450

35 to 44 years : 1,645

45 to 54 years : 2,146

55 to 59 years : 937

60 and 61 years : 441

62 to 64 years : 564

65 to 74 years : 1,161

75 years and over : 736

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 46

18 to 24 years : 126

25 to 34 years : 12

35 to 44 years : 106

45 to 54 years : 48

55 to 59 years : 32

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 36

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 4

5 to 17 years : 84

18 to 24 years : 429

25 to 34 years : 272

35 to 44 years : 321

45 to 54 years : 347

55 to 59 years : 144

60 and 61 years : 61

62 to 64 years : 66

65 to 74 years : 33

75 years and over : 62


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 16,076

Now married, except separated : 21,810

Divorced : 4,209

Separated : 210

Widowed : 2,369

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 3,994

Now married, except separated : 5,977

Divorced : 1,182

Separated : 101

Widowed : 537

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 108

Now married, except separated : 257

Divorced : 31

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 567

Now married, except separated : 1,009

Divorced : 112

Separated : 26

Widowed : 48


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence:

No income : 3,485

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 10,635

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4,602

$15,000 to $24,999 : 6,688

$25,000 to $34,999 : 5,811

$35,000 to $49,999 : 5,786

$50,000 to $64,999 : 3,755

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,330

$75,000 or more : 2,582

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 861

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 3,026

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,046

$15,000 to $24,999 : 1,477

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,143

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,439

$50,000 to $64,999 : 950

$65,000 to $74,999 : 633

$75,000 or more : 1,216

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 50

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 93

$10,000 to $14,999 : 32

$15,000 to $24,999 : 70

$25,000 to $34,999 : 40

$35,000 to $49,999 : 70

$50,000 to $64,999 : 16

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 25

Foreign born:

No income : 382

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 373

$10,000 to $14,999 : 71

$15,000 to $24,999 : 374

$25,000 to $34,999 : 213

$35,000 to $49,999 : 138

$50,000 to $64,999 : 27

$65,000 to $74,999 : 20

$75,000 or more : 164


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence : 22,224

Born in other state of the United States : 24,402

Native; born outside the United States : 24,154

Foreign born : 22,630


(updated 2013)



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

Under 3 years : 2,346

3 and 4 years : 1,526

5 years : 545

6 to 8 years : 2,217

9 to 11 years : 2,273

12 to 14 years : 2,743

15 to 17 years : 2,569


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Portage County, Wisconsin)

Less than $10,000 : 2,065

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,849

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1,219

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,536

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1,466

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,767

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,426

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,656

$45,000 to $49,999 : 1,199

$50,000 to $59,999 : 2,445

$60,000 to $74,999 : 3,281

$75,000 to $99,999 : 3,435

$100,000 to $124,999 : 2,271

$125,000 to $149,999 : 874

$150,000 to $199,999 : 665

$200,000 or more : 607


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Portage County, Wisconsin is 70,277



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Portage County, Wisconsin: 35,109
Female Population in Portage County, Wisconsin: 35,168


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Portage County, Wisconsin: 35.2
Median Female Resident Age in Portage County, Wisconsin: 36.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Wisconsin is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Portage County, Wisconsin


White


Both sexes

37.3

Male

36.0

Female

38.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

22.0

Male

23.0

Female

20.1

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

28.5

Male

28.3

Female

29.0

Asian


Both sexes

21.9

Male

22.1

Female

21.7

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

20.7

Male

19.5

Female

20.8

Other


Both sexes

23.7

Male

24.3

Female

22.6

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.3

Male

16.8

Female

17.7

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.9

Male

21.2

Female

20.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

37.8

Male

36.4

Female

39.2


(updated 2010)



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

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,223

No health insurance coverage : 33

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,881

No health insurance coverage : 195

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,720

No health insurance coverage : 1,006

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,344

No health insurance coverage : 968

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,560

No health insurance coverage : 269

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,497

No health insurance coverage : 526

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,150

No health insurance coverage : 326

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,533

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,706

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,140

No health insurance coverage : 21

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,572

No health insurance coverage : 154

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,295

No health insurance coverage : 513

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,694

No health insurance coverage : 425

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,464

No health insurance coverage : 222

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,515

No health insurance coverage : 360

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,196

No health insurance coverage : 313

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,646

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,464

No health insurance coverage : 8


(updated 2013)



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

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,373

No employer-based health insurance : 883

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,452

No employer-based health insurance : 1,624

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,683

No employer-based health insurance : 2,043

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,360

No employer-based health insurance : 1,952

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,946

No employer-based health insurance : 883

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,704

No employer-based health insurance : 1,319

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,175

No employer-based health insurance : 1,301

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 906

No employer-based health insurance : 1,627

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 775

No employer-based health insurance : 931

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,216

No employer-based health insurance : 945

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,304

No employer-based health insurance : 1,422

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,880

No employer-based health insurance : 1,928

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,457

No employer-based health insurance : 1,662

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,814

No employer-based health insurance : 872

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,767

No employer-based health insurance : 1,108

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,266

No employer-based health insurance : 1,243

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 938

No employer-based health insurance : 1,708

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 850

No employer-based health insurance : 1,622


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Portage County, Wisconsin)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 55,217

Born in other state in the United States : 12,831

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 6

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 400

Foreign born : 1,823


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Portage County, Wisconsin)

Speak only English : 62,394

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 1,349

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 44

German or other West Germanic languages : 446

Slavic languages : 374

Other Indo-European languages : 167

Korean : 56

Chinese : 224

Vietnamese : 0

Tagalog : 26

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 1,311

Other and unspecified languages : 14


(updated 2013)



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

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 56

No Medicare coverage : 7,276

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 665

No Medicare coverage : 22,701

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 4,202

No Medicare coverage : 37

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 40

No Medicare coverage : 6,847

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 536

No Medicare coverage : 22,461

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 5,044

No Medicare coverage : 74


(updated 2013)



Races in Portage County, Wisconsin


  • White: 66,255
  • African American: 268
  • American Indian: 468
  • Asian: 1,914
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 5
  • Some Other Race: 152
  • Two or More Races: 1,215



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 84   (0.42%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 66   (0.33%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 120   (0.61%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 802   (4.05%)
  • 9th Grade: 271   (1.37%)
  • 10th Grade: 399   (2.02%)
  • 11th Grade: 388   (1.96%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 491   (2.48%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 7,405   (37.43%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,174   (5.93%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,483   (12.55%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,455   (7.35%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3,163   (15.99%)
  • Master's Degree: 821   (4.15%)
  • Professional School Degree: 300   (1.52%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 361   (1.82%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 90   (0.44%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 34   (0.17%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 153   (0.75%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,071   (5.26%)
  • 9th Grade: 262   (1.29%)
  • 10th Grade: 379   (1.86%)
  • 11th Grade: 421   (2.07%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 408   (2%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 7,547   (37.07%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,474   (7.24%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,441   (11.99%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,347   (6.62%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3,305   (16.23%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,087   (5.34%)
  • Professional School Degree: 194   (0.95%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 147   (0.72%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Portage County, Wisconsin)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 421

5 to 9 years : 3,058

10 to 14 years : 3,834

15 to 17 years : 2,266

18 and 19 years : 3,012

20 to 24 years : 5,567

25 to 34 years : 1,418

35 years and over : 773

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 71

5 to 9 years : 309

10 to 14 years : 373

15 to 17 years : 212

18 and 19 years : 52

20 to 24 years : 81

25 to 34 years : 106

35 years and over : 131

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,034

5 to 9 years : 131

10 to 14 years : 77

15 to 17 years : 93

18 and 19 years : 380

20 to 24 years : 2,500

25 to 34 years : 6,960

35 years and over : 35,072


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Portage County, Wisconsin

  • Stevens Point Area


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1900 Polk St, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 345-5444, Students: 7,253 )

  • Tomorrow River


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 357 N Main St, Amherst, WI 54406, Phone: (715) 824-5521, Students: 912 )

  • Rosholt


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 310, Rosholt, WI 54473, Phone: (715) 677-4542, Students: 686 )

  • Almond-bancroft


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1336 Elm St, Almond, WI 54909, Phone: (715) 366-2941, Students: 491 )

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

  • P J Jacobs Junior High


    ( Grades: 7-9, Location: 2400 Main St, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 345-5422, Students: 860 )

  • Benjamin Franklin Junior High


    ( Grades: 7-9, Location: 2000 Polk St, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 345-5413, Students: 734 )

  • Mckinley Center


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 2926 Blaine St, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 345-5421, Students: 493 )

  • Bannach Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 5400 Walter St, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 345-5668, Students: 464 )

  • Amherst Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 357 N Main St, Amherst, WI 54406, Phone: (715) 824-5521, Students: 434 )

  • Washington Service-lrng Cntr


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 3500 Prais St, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 345-5426, Students: 428 )

  • Roosevelt Idea


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 2200 Wisconsin Ave, Plover, WI 54467, Phone: (715) 345-5425, Students: 423 )

  • Madison Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 600 Maria Dr, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 345-5419, Students: 416 )

  • Plover-whiting Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 1400 Hoover Ave, Plover, WI 54467, Phone: (715) 345-5424, Students: 414 )

  • Mcdill Academies Charter Sch


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 2516 School St, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 345-5420, Students: 376 )

  • Jefferson School For The Arts


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 1800 East Ave, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 345-5418, Students: 359 )

  • Rosholt Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Po Box 310, Rosholt, WI 54473, Phone: (715) 677-4543, Students: 304 )

  • Almond High


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 1336 Elm St, Almond, WI 54909, Phone: (715) 366-2941, Students: 277 )

  • Kennedy Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 616 W 2nd St, Junction City, WI 54443, Phone: (715) 345-5699, Students: 261 )

  • Amherst Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 357 N Main St, Amherst, WI 54406, Phone: (715) 824-5521, Students: 224 )

  • Almond Elementary


    ( Grades: 1-5, Location: 1336 Elm St, Almond, WI 54909, Phone: (715) 366-2941, Students: 175 )

  • Rosholt Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Po Box 310, Rosholt, WI 54473, Phone: (715) 677-4541, Students: 149 )

  • Bancroft Elementary


    ( Grades: K-KG, Location: 1336 Elm St, Almond, WI 54909, Phone: (715) 335-4411, Students: 39 )

  • Care


    ( Grades: 7-9, Location: 2000 Polk St, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 345-5620, Students: 38 )

  • Uw-sp Speech & Language


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: C/o Comm Disorders Dept, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 345-5621, Students: 28 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Portage County, Wisconsin

  • Stevens Point Area High


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 1201 N Point Dr, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 345-5400, Students: 1,728 )

  • Amherst High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 357 N Main St, Amherst, WI 54406, Phone: (715) 824-5521, Students: 254 )

  • Rosholt High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 310, Rosholt, WI 54473, Phone: (715) 677-4541, Students: 233 )

  • Chas F Fernandez Cntr Alt Lrng


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 1025 Clark St, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 345-5592, Students: 160 )

  • Wis Rivers Community Charter


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 1201 N Point Dr, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 345-5401, Students: 67 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Portage County, Wisconsin

  • University Of Wisconsin-stevens Point


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 9,115; Location: Ain St, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Web: http://www.uwsp.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Portage County, Wisconsin

  • St Peter Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 708 1st Street, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 344-1890, Students: 203 )

  • St Stephen Elementary School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 1335 Clark Street, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 344-3751, Students: 148 )

  • St Stanislaus School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 2150 High Street, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 344-3086, Students: 148 )

  • St Paul Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1919 Wyatt Avenue, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 344-5660, Students: 123 )

  • St Bronislava Elem School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 3301 Willow Drive, Plover, WI 54467, Phone: (715) 342-2015, Students: 95 )

  • Sacred Heart Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 7379 Church Street Polonia, Custer, WI 54423, Phone: (715) 592-4902, Students: 45 )

  • Stevens Point Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-11, Location: 801 Us Highway 10 W, Stevens Point, WI 54481, Phone: (715) 341-3275, Students: 42 )

  • St Adalbert School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 3314 Saint Adalberts Road, Rosholt, WI 54473, Phone: (715) 677-4517, Students: 37 )

Academic Libraries In Portage County, Wisconsin

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Portage County, Wisconsin

  • Almond Branch


    122 Main St., Almond, WI 54909

  • Plover Branch


    2151 Roosevelt Dr., Plover, WI 54467

  • Rosholt Branch


    137 N. Main St., Rosholt, WI 54473

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Portage County, Wisconsin

  • Lettie W. Jensen Public Library


    278 N. Main St., Amherst, WI 54406

  • Portage County Public Library


    1001 Main St., Stevens Point, WI 54481

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Portage County, Wisconsin


  • Almond Historical Society


    330 Co Rd A, Almond, WI 54909

  • Army Of The Ohio Civil War Reenactors Inc


    Po Box 2610, Streetsboro, OH 44241

  • Atwater Historical Society


    1695 Stroup Road, Atwater, OH 44201

  • Aurora Historical Society


    Po Box 241, Aurora, OH 44202

  • Central Wisconsin Childrens Museum Inc


    1100 Main St Stop 1, Stevens Point, WI 54481

  • College Of Natural Resources-department Of Biology Bird And


    University Of Wisconsin, Stevens Point, Stevens Point, WI 54481

  • Green Bay And Western Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 940, Plover, WI 54467
    http://gbwhs.org

  • Heritage Of Portage County Inc


    2804 Post Road, Stevens Point, WI 54481

  • Hiram Township Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 1775, Hiram, OH 44234

  • James A Garfield Historical


    8107 Main St, Garrettsville, OH 44231
    http://jamesagarfieldhistoricalsociety.com

  • James A Garfield School District Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 144, Garrettsville, OH 44231
    http://www.jamesagarfieldhistoricalsociety.

  • Kelso House


    Po Box 1231, Kent, OH 44240

  • Kenneth Berger Hearing Aid Museum & Archive


    Kent State University, Music & Speech Bldg., Kent, OH 44243

  • Kent Historical Society


    237 East Main Street, Kent, OH 44240

  • Kent State University Foundation


    , Kent, OH 44243

  • Larry Fritsch Baseball Card Museum Ltd


    4301 Jordan Rd, Stevens Point, WI 54481

  • Mantua Historical Society


    Po Box 220, Mantua, OH 44255

  • Mogadore Historical Society


    87 S Cleveland Ave, Mogadore, OH 44260

  • Never Forgotten Honor Flight Inc


    4715 Bridge Street, Junction City, WI 54443

  • Northeastern Ohio Railroad Historical Society


    Po Box 401, Kent, OH 44240

  • Pioneer Cemetary Preservation Group


    7842 Birchwood Drive, Kent, OH 44240

  • Portage County Historical Society


    6549 N Chestnut St, Ravenna, OH 44266
    http://portagecountyhistoricalsociety.org

  • Portage County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 672, Stevens Point, WI 54481

  • Shalersville Historical Society


    9154 St Rt 44, Mantua, OH 44255

  • Streetsboro Heritage Foundation


    Po Box 2036, Streetsboro, OH 44241

  • Suffield Township Historical Society


    2020 May Rd, Mogadore, OH 44260

  • Surgeons Quarters At Fort Winnebago


    35 Ridgewood Dr., Stevens Point, WI 54481

  • Tomorrow River Valley Historical Society


    Po Box 223, Amherst, WI 54406

  • Windham Historical Society


    9612 Parkman Rd, Windham, OH 44288

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Portage 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 Portage County, Wisconsin.

Area Features of Portage County, Wisconsin


Airport


(1) Lake Ell Field Airport   (2) Runway Leasing Inc Airport Nr 2   (3) Stevens Point Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) Agnes Jones Gallery   (2) Almond Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Amherst Fire District Fire And Rescue   (4) Baldwin Hall   (5) Bancroft Pine Grove Fire Department   (6) Berg Gymnasium   (7) Burroughs Hall   (8) Carnegie Public Library Historical   (9) Christina Kuhl House   (10) College Classroom Center   (11) Communication Arts Center   (12) David Mcmillan House   (13) Debot Residence Center   (14) Delzell Hall   (15) Dewey Township Volunteer Fire Department   (16) Edna Carlsten Gallery   (17) Fine Arts Center   (18) Fox Theater   (19) George Stein Building   (20) H B Willett Ice Arena   (21) Hansen Hall   (22) Health Enhancement Center   (23) Hull Volunteer Fire And Rescue Department   (24) Hyer Hall   (25) J H Morgan House   (26) J L Jensen House   (27) Jenkins Theater   (28) Knutzen Hall   (29) Learning Resources Center   (30) Michelson Concert Hall   (31) Museum Of Natural History   (32) Neale Hall   (33) Nelson Hall   (34) Old Main   (35) Park Ridge Fire Department   (36) Parker Memorial Field House   (37) Portage County Courthouse   (38) Pray Hall   (39) Quandt Fieldhouse   (40) Roach Hall   (41) Rosholt Fire District   (42) Rudolph Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 Town Of Linwood   (43) Rudolph Volunteer Fire Department Station 3 Town Of Eau Pleine   (44) Rudolph Volunteer Fire Department Station 5 Village Of Junction City   (45) Schmeeckle Center   (46) Schmeeckle Shelter   (47) Sims Hall   (48) Smith Hall   (49) South Hall   (50) Steiner Hall   (51) Stevens Point City Hall   (52) Stevens Point Fire Department   (53) Stevens Point Fire Department Station 2   (54) Stockton Fire Department   (55) Thomson Hall   (56) University Center   (57) Village Of Plover Fire And Emergency Medical Services Department   (58) Watson Hall   (59) Whiting Fire And Rescue Department  

Canal


(1) Ditch Number Eight   (2) Ditch Number Five   (3) Ditch Number Four   (4) Ditch Number Nine   (5) Ditch Number One   (6) Ditch Number Seven   (7) Ditch Number Six   (8) Ditch Number Ten   (9) Ditch Number Three   (10) Ditch Number Two   (11) Isherwood Lateral   (12) Leola Ditch  

Cape


(1) East Point  

Cemetery


(1) Amherst Cemetery   (2) Badger Cemetery   (3) Bickel Cemetery   (4) Bohemian Cemetery   (5) Buena Vista Cemetery   (6) East German Cemetery   (7) Elmwood Cemetery   (8) Forest Cemetery   (9) Guardian Angel Cemetery   (10) Hillside Cemetery   (11) Kimball Cemetery   (12) Linwood Union Cemetery   (13) Lombard Cemetery   (14) Lone Pine Cemetery   (15) Lower Amherst Cemetery   (16) Lutheran Cemetery   (17) Maine Cemetery   (18) Mcdill Cemetery   (19) Morrill Cemetery   (20) Nelsonville Cemetery   (21) North Almond Cemetery   (22) Oak Grove Cemetery   (23) Pine Grove Cemetery   (24) Plover Cemetery   (25) Runkle Cemetery   (26) Saint Johns Cemetery   (27) Saint Josephs Cemetery   (28) Saint Mary Of Mount Carmel Cemetery   (29) Saint Michael Cemetery   (30) Saint Peters Cemetery   (31) Saint Stephens Cemetery   (32) Thomas Cemetery   (33) Union Cemetery  

Census


(1) Bancroft Census Designated Place   (2) Galloway Census Designated Place   (3) Polonia Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Assembly Of God Church   (2) Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church   (3) Berea Baptist Church   (4) Beth Israel Synagogue   (5) Buena Vista Church   (6) Church Of Christ   (7) Church Of The Intercession   (8) Community Church   (9) Evangelical Church   (10) Evangelical Free Church   (11) First Baptist Church   (12) First Church Of Christ Scientist   (13) First English Lutheran Church   (14) Frame Memorial Presbyterian Church   (15) North New Hope Church   (16) Peace Lutheran Campus Center   (17) Peace United Church Of Christ   (18) Plover United Methodist Church   (19) Redeemer Lutheran Church   (20) Saint Bartholomew Church   (21) Saint Bronislava Church   (22) Saint Casimir Catholic Church   (23) Saint Johns Church   (24) Saint Joseph Convent   (25) Saint Josephs Roman Catholic Church   (26) Saint Martin Church   (27) Saint Martins Church   (28) Saint Mary Of Mount Carmel Church   (29) Saint Marys Church   (30) Saint Patricks Church   (31) Saint Paul Lutheran Church   (32) Saint Pauls Church   (33) Saint Pauls United Methodist Church   (34) Saint Peters Catholic Church   (35) Saint Stanislaus Roman Catholic Church   (36) Saint Stephen Catholic Church   (37) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (38) South New Hope Church   (39) Trinity Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Stevens Point   (2) Portage County   (3) State Of Wisconsin   (4) Town Of Alban   (5) Town Of Almond   (6) Town Of Amherst   (7) Town Of Belmont   (8) Town Of Bergen   (9) Town Of Bevent   (10) Town Of Buena Vista   (11) Town Of Carson   (12) Town Of Eau Pleine   (13) Town Of Franzen   (14) Town Of Hull   (15) Town Of Lanark   (16) Town Of Linwood   (17) Town Of New Hope   (18) Town Of Pine Grove   (19) Town Of Plover   (20) Town Of Sharon   (21) Town Of Stockton   (22) Village Of Almond   (23) Village Of Amherst   (24) Village Of Amherst Junction   (25) Village Of Junction City   (26) Village Of Nelsonville   (27) Village Of Park Ridge   (28) Village Of Plover   (29) Village Of Rosholt   (30) Village Of Whiting  

Dam


(1) Amherst Dam   (2) Bentley Sawmill Dam   (3) Big Eau Pleine 2wp189 Dam   (4) Dubay 2 Wp 533 Dam   (5) Fountain Lake Dam   (6) Jordan 1905c39 Dam   (7) Leola 19 Dam   (8) Leola 4 Dam   (9) Mcdill 2-wp-1579 Dam   (10) Nelsonville Dam   (11) Spring Creek 3 Wr 878 Dam   (12) Springville Dam   (13) Stevens Point 2wp43 Dam   (14) Upper Paper Mill Wp235 Dam   (15) Van Order 1907c157 Dam   (16) Whiting Plover 2wp843 Dam  

Gut


(1) Love Creek  

Hospital


(1) Portage County Infirmary   (2) River Pines Sanatorium   (3) Saint Michaels Hospital  

Island


(1) Fields Island  

Lake


(1) Adams Lake   (2) Bakers Lake   (3) Bear Lake   (4) Big Bass Lake   (5) Bluebird Lake   (6) Boelter Lake   (7) Budsberg Pond   (8) Collins Lake   (9) Crow Lake   (10) Deans Lake   (11) East Lake   (12) Ell Lake   (13) First Lake   (14) Fish Lake   (15) Fountain Lake   (16) Glisezinski Lake   (17) Hintz Lake   (18) Huntleys Lake   (19) Jim Lake   (20) Johns Lake   (21) Johnson Lake   (22) Kranski Lake   (23) Lake Bingo   (24) Lake Clar-re   (25) Lake Emily   (26) Lake Joanis   (27) Lake Julia   (28) Lake Lime   (29) Lake Pacawa   (30) Lake Susan   (31) Lions Lake   (32) Little Bass Lake   (33) Little Eau Pleine Flowage   (34) Long Lake   (35) Meyers Lake   (36) Minister Lake   (37) Moen Lake   (38) Moss Lake   (39) Mud Lake   (40) Oesterle Lake   (41) Onland Lake   (42) Pallen Lake   (43) Patterson Lake   (44) Penny Lake   (45) Peters Lake   (46) Pickerel Lake   (47) Pierces Lake   (48) Pine Lake   (49) Pleasant Lake   (50) Poplar Lake   (51) Reton Lake   (52) Riley Lake   (53) Rinehart Lake   (54) Second Lake   (55) Silver Lake   (56) Skunk Lake   (57) Spring Lake   (58) Stenson Lake   (59) Sunset Lake   (60) Swamp Lake   (61) Tamarack Lake   (62) Thomas Lake   (63) Tree Lake   (64) Turtle Lake   (65) Twin Lakes   (66) Wadley Lake   (67) Wolf Lake  

Levee


(1) Yellow Banks  

Locale


(1) Camp Mikquand   (2) Casey S Orchard   (3) Center Point Mall Shopping Center   (4) Chick-a-gami Bay Scout Camp   (5) Filtz Farm   (6) Grove Terrace Farm   (7) Junction City Wastewater Treatment Plant   (8) Manufacturers Direct Mall Shopping Center   (9) Plover Wastewater Treatment Plant   (10) Rucinski Farms   (11) Sentry World Golf Course   (12) Stevens Point Country Club   (13) Wisconsin River Country Club  

Mine


(1) Mengel Sand And Gravel Pit   (2) Somers Gravel Pit  

Park


(1) Al Tech County Park   (2) Allen Recreation Center   (3) Atwell Park   (4) Buena Vista Quarry Prairie State Natural Area   (5) Bukolt Park   (6) Collins Park   (7) Consolidated County Park   (8) Du Bay Park   (9) Easlan-waslan Park   (10) Emmons Creek Barrens State Natural Area   (11) Frost Park   (12) George W Mead State Wildlife Management Area   (13) Goerke Park   (14) Iverson Park   (15) Little Plover River Park   (16) Mathias Mitchell Public Square Main Street Historic District   (17) Mcglachin Park   (18) Mead Park   (19) Memorial Park   (20) New Hope Pines State Natural Area   (21) Pacawa Park   (22) Peterson Park   (23) Pickerel Lake State Natural Area   (24) Pioneer Park   (25) Royal Wood Park   (26) Schmeeckle Reserve   (27) Slomann Park   (28) Springville Pond Park   (29) Standing Rock Park   (30) Whiting Park   (31) Zenoff Park  

Populated Place


(1) Alban   (2) Almond   (3) Amherst   (4) Amherst Junction   (5) Arnott   (6) Bancroft   (7) Blaine   (8) Casimir   (9) Coddington   (10) Custer   (11) Dancy   (12) Ellis   (13) Fancher   (14) Galloway   (15) Garfield   (16) Heffron   (17) Holt   (18) Jordan   (19) Junction City   (20) Keene   (21) Lake Emily Historical   (22) Little Waupon   (23) Meehan   (24) Mill Creek Community   (25) Nelsonville   (26) New Hope   (27) North Star   (28) Park Ridge   (29) Peru   (30) Plover   (31) Polonia   (32) Rocky Run   (33) Rosholt   (34) Shantytown   (35) Stevens Point   (36) Stockton   (37) Torun   (38) West Bancroft   (39) Whiting  

Post Office


(1) Stevens Point Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) 10 Reservoir   (2) 17 Reservoir   (3) 9 Reservoir   (4) Amherst Millpond 90   (5) Bentley Pond   (6) Dana Pond   (7) Jordan Pond   (8) Jordan Pond 129   (9) Lake Dubay 4890   (10) Mcdill Pond   (11) Mcdill Pond 163   (12) Nelsonville Pond   (13) Nelsonville Pond 69   (14) Pool Five   (15) Springville Pond   (16) Springville Pond 18   (17) Townline Reservoir   (18) Van Order Pond 124   (19) Vanorder Pond   (20) Wisconsin River Flowage   (21) Wisconsin River Flowage 4964   (22) Wisconsin River Flowage Number 1 51   (23) Wisconsin River Flowage Number 2 49  

Ridge


(1) Philippine Islands  

School


(1) Almond Elementary School   (2) Almond High School   (3) American Suzuki Institute Education Center   (4) Amherst Elementary School   (5) Amherst High School   (6) Amherst Middle School   (7) Arnott School Historical   (8) Badger School Historical   (9) Bancroft Elementary School   (10) Bannach Elementary School   (11) Benjamin Franklin Junior High School   (12) Bergen School Historical   (13) Bluff School Historical   (14) Bruske School Historical   (15) Care School   (16) Cartmill School Historical   (17) Cary School Historical   (18) Casimir School Historical   (19) Charles F Fernandez Center Alternative Learning   (20) County Line School Historical   (21) Edison School   (22) Emerson School   (23) Fancher School   (24) Fountain Grove School Historical   (25) Garfield Public School Historical   (26) General Irwin School Historical   (27) Grant School   (28) Green Meadow School Historical   (29) Green School Historical   (30) Hamilton School Historical   (31) Harrison School Historical   (32) Heffron School Historical   (33) Jackson Elementary School   (34) Jackson Public School Historical   (35) Jefferson School For The Arts   (36) Juvenile Detention School   (37) Keene School Historical   (38) Kennedy Elementary School   (39) Lake View School Historical   (40) Liberty Bell School Historical   (41) Lily School Historical   (42) Lincoln Public School Historical   (43) Lincoln School Historical   (44) Lone Elm School Historical   (45) Macglacklin School Historical   (46) Madison Elementary School   (47) Madison School Historical   (48) Madley School Historical   (49) Maine School Historical   (50) Malloy School Historical   (51) Marion School Historical   (52) Mcdill Academies Charter School   (53) Mckinley Center School   (54) Mid-state Technical College - Stevens Point Campus   (55) Morrill School Historical   (56) Nugent School Historical   (57) Oak Hill School Historical   (58) Oakland School Historical   (59) P J Jacobs Junior High School   (60) Pacelli High School   (61) Pipe School Historical   (62) Pleasant Valley School Historical   (63) Plover - Whiting Elementary School   (64) Plover Hills School Historical   (65) Point 4 The Future School   (66) Polk School Historical   (67) Polley School Historical   (68) Prairie School Historical   (69) Pulaski School Historical   (70) Rinehart School Historical   (71) River Valley School Historical   (72) Rocky Run School Historical   (73) Roosevelt Idea School   (74) Rosholt Elementary School   (75) Rosholt High School   (76) Rosholt Middle School   (77) Runkle School Historical   (78) Sacred Heart Elementary School   (79) Saint Adalbert School   (80) Saint Bronislava Elementary School   (81) Saint Casimirs School Historical   (82) Saint Joseph School   (83) Saint Josephs Academy Historical   (84) Saint Paul Lutheran School   (85) Saint Peter Middle School   (86) Saint Stanislaus School   (87) Saint Stephen Elementary School   (88) Seventh Day Adventist School   (89) Sims School Historical   (90) Stevens Point Area Senior High School   (91) Stevens Point Christian Academy   (92) Stockton School Historical   (93) Sunnyside School Historical   (94) Sunnyview School Historical   (95) Tomorrow River School Historical   (96) Torun School Historical   (97) Town Hall School Historical   (98) University Of Wisconsin Stevens Point   (99) University Of Wisconsin Stevens Point Speech And Language School   (100) Valley View School Historical   (101) Victory School Historical   (102) Washington Elementary School   (103) Washington School Historical   (104) Wilson School Historical   (105) Wisconsin Rivers Community Charter School   (106) Wolfe School Historical   (107) Woodville School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bear Creek   (2) Bradley Creek   (3) Camp F Creek   (4) Duck Creek   (5) Halladay Creek   (6) Hay Meadow Creek   (7) Hayden Creek   (8) Holt Creek   (9) Klondike Creek   (10) Little Eau Pleine River   (11) Little Plover River   (12) Lost Creek   (13) Mill Creek   (14) North Creek   (15) Plover River   (16) Poncho Creek   (17) Rocky Run   (18) Spring Creek   (19) Tomorrow River  

Summit


(1) Haumschild Hill   (2) Lone Rock   (3) Mosquito Bluff   (4) The Ledge  

Swamp


(1) Jordan Swamp  

Tower


(1) Wigl-fm Stevens Point   (2) Wspo-am Stevens Point   (3) Wspt-fm Stevens Point   (4) Wtli-am Village Of Plover   (5) Wwsp-fm Stevens Point   (6) Wyte-fm Whiting  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Portage County, Wisconsin

54481 (pop. 37,335) 54467 (pop. 11,959) 54406 (pop. 3,357)
54473 (pop. 2,502) 54443 (pop. 2,288) 54909 (pop. 2,140)
54423 (pop. 2,029) 54407 (pop. 1,761) 54921 (pop. 1,372)


Counties Nearby Portage County, Wisconsin

Wood County, WI  (pop. 74,313) 22.2 Miles
Waupaca County, WI  (pop. 52,233) 28.0 Miles
Waushara County, WI  (pop. 24,455) 29.0 Miles
Marathon County, WI  (pop. 134,875) 30.5 Miles
Adams County, WI  (pop. 20,637) 39.1 Miles
Shawano County, WI  (pop. 41,687) 43.1 Miles
Marquette County, WI  (pop. 14,884) 46.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Portage County, Wisconsin

715



Elevation in Portage County, Wisconsin is 1,093.0 ft. (333.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Portage County, Wisconsin

Lat: 44.486525 N        Long: -89.522423 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Portage 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 Portage County, Wisconsin

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 1,029   (3.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 908   (2.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 1,482   (4.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 2,898   (8.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 4,296   (12.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 4,758   (14.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 5,785   (17.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 2,312   (6.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 1,214   (3.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 1,231   (3.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 763   (2.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 366   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 3,257   (9.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 3,297   (9.8%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Portage County, Wisconsin)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,112

1 vehicle available : 5,196

2 vehicles available : 1,060

3 vehicles available : 113

4 or more vehicles available : 119

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 218

1 vehicle available : 1,905

2 vehicles available : 6,331

3 vehicles available : 1,934

4 or more vehicles available : 714

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 40

1 vehicle available : 707

2 vehicles available : 1,426

3 vehicles available : 1,277

4 or more vehicles available : 385

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 60

1 vehicle available : 368

2 vehicles available : 2,689

3 vehicles available : 1,278

4 or more vehicles available : 829


(updated 2013)



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

1-person household:

No workers : 3,958

1 worker : 3,642

2-person household:

No workers : 3,199

1 worker : 3,652

2 workers : 4,251

3-person household:

No workers : 153

1 worker : 1,165

2 workers : 1,861

3 workers : 656

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 239

1 worker : 1,605

2 workers : 2,318

3 or more workers : 1,062


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Portage County, Wisconsin)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 27,828

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 2,036

In 3-person carpool : 563

In 4-person carpool : 96

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 39

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 28

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 146

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

Subway or elevated : 3

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 12

Taxicab : 102

Motorcycle : 31

Bicycle : 504

Walked : 1,957

Other means : 113

Worked at home : 1,316


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Portage County, Wisconsin)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,393

5 to 9 minutes : 6,115

10 to 14 minutes : 7,920

15 to 19 minutes : 5,913

20 to 24 minutes : 3,662

25 to 29 minutes : 1,824

30 to 34 minutes : 2,712

35 to 39 minutes : 764

40 to 44 minutes : 514

45 to 59 minutes : 1,328

60 to 89 minutes : 780

90 or more minutes : 533


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Portage County, Wisconsin

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 5,204  (27.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,071  (11.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 3,331  (17.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 293  (1.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2,798  (14.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 5,506  (32.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 3,032  (18.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 6,388  (37.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 137  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 109  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Portage County, Wisconsin

Bus Station(s)


    200 Division St.
    Olympic Family Restaurant
    Stevens Point, Wisconsin 54481

(updated 2008)



Employment Rate In Portage County, Wisconsin

Employed: 39,320
Unemployed: 1,847



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Portage 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: 35.7%
  • Other: 64.3%



Water Usage In Portage County, Wisconsin

Ground Water

 
Fresh 77.66 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 77.66 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 6.29 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 6.29 Mgal/d





There are 1,044 Farms In Portage County, Wisconsin


(updated 2008)



Banks In Portage County, Wisconsin

Bmo Harris Bank National Association - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $372.5m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 663

Portage County Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $356.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

U.s. Bank National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1b
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Associated Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $76.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 236

Community First Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $138.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 40

Firstmerit Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $49m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 382

Bancroft State Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $136k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

Anchorbank, Fsb - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 54

River Cities Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $211.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3

Woodtrust Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $364.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Portage County, Wisconsin

  • Stevens Point Municipal


    (about 4.1 miles in Stevens Point, Wisconsin; Airport Code: STE)

  • Alexander Field


    (about 17.8 miles in Port Edwards, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ISW)

  • Wisconsin Rapids Airport


    (about 17.8 miles in Port Edwards, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ISW)

  • Alexander Field South Wood County


    (about 17.9 miles in Port Edwards, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ISW)

  • Central Wisconsin


    (about 21.5 miles in Mosinee, Wisconsin; Airport Code: CWA)

  • Wausau Downtown


    (about 30.6 miles in Wausau, Wisconsin; Airport Code: AUW)

  • Marshfield Municipal


    (about 34.2 miles in Marshfield, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MFI)

  • Clintonville Municipal


    (about 39.9 miles in Clintonville, Wisconsin; Airport Code: CLI)

  • Outagamie County Regional


    (about 52.0 miles in Appleton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: ATW)

  • Volk Field


    (about 52.3 miles in Camp Douglas, Wisconsin; Airport Code: VOK)

  • Taylor County


    (about 57.2 miles in Stetsonville, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MDF)

  • Wittman Regional


    (about 59.1 miles in Oshkosh, Wisconsin; Airport Code: OSH)

  • Black River Falls Area


    (about 67.8 miles in Black River Falls, Wisconsin; Airport Code: WI1)

  • Austin Straubel International


    (about 68.6 miles in Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin; Airport Code: GRB)

  • Fond Du Lac County


    (about 71.3 miles in Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin; Airport Code: FLD)

  • Rhinelander/Oneida County


    (about 79.2 miles in Monico, Wisconsin; Airport Code: RHI)

  • Truax Field


    (about 93.4 miles in Madison, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MSN)

  • Dane County Regional-Truax Field


    (about 93.5 miles in Madison, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MSN)

  • Manitowoc County


    (about 94.3 miles in Manitowoc, Wisconsin; Airport Code: MTW)

  • Price County


    (about 94.7 miles in Phillips, Wisconsin; Airport Code: WI2)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Portage County, Wisconsin

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.51%

Carpooled

9.18%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.27%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.06%

Subway Or Elevated

0.04%

Railroad

0.01%

Ferryboat

0.02%

Taxicab

0.02%

Motorcycle

0.03%

Bicycle

1.50%

Walked

5.58%

Other Means

0.51%

Worked At Home

4.25%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Portage 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
(Portage County, Wisconsin)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12,206

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,868

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 840

Renter-occupied housing units : 448

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,164

Renter-occupied housing units : 877

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4,764

Renter-occupied housing units : 5,594


(updated 2013)



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

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 1,552

Householder 35 to 44 years : 2,779

Householder 45 to 54 years : 3,623

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,183

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,229

Householder 65 to 74 years : 801

Householder 75 years and over : 364

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 228

Householder 35 to 44 years : 398

Householder 45 to 54 years : 999

Householder 55 to 59 years : 986

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,046

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,822

Householder 75 years and over : 1,964


(updated 2013)



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

Less than 10.0 percent : 343

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 664

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,265

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 870

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 885

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 383

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 685

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 666

50.0 percent or more : 2,440

Not computed : 586


(updated 2013)



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

Built 2010 or later : $225,900

Built 2000 to 2009 : $225,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $178,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $165,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $143,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $128,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $109,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $101,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $99,500


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Portage County, Wisconsin: 62.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Wisconsin: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Portage 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 277 277 $34,241,644
  Two Family 14 28 $2,448,000
  Three and Four Family 5 20 $780,000
  Five or More Family 6 40 $1,066,000
  Total

302 365 $38,535,644
2000        
  Single Family 290 290 $37,516,075
  Two Family 23 46 $3,932,100
  Three and Four Family 15 59 $2,807,000
  Five or More Family 2 64 $3,290,000
  Total

330 459 $47,545,175
2001        
  Single Family 287 287 $39,117,262
  Two Family 20 40 $3,364,000
  Three and Four Family 6 24 $1,540,000
  Five or More Family 2 21 $650,000
  Total

315 372 $44,671,262
2002        
  Single Family 303 303 $42,643,041
  Two Family 17 34 $3,012,900
  Three and Four Family 7 28 $1,742,430
  Five or More Family 25 260 $12,633,580
  Total

352 625 $60,031,951
2003        
  Single Family 324 324 $50,685,118
  Two Family 15 30 $2,677,000
  Three and Four Family 4 16 $1,104,900
  Five or More Family 6 49 $2,600,200
  Total

349 419 $57,067,218
2004        
  Single Family 283 283 $46,598,892
  Two Family 8 16 $1,758,000
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $215,000
  Five or More Family 6 87 $1,825,000
  Total

298 390 $50,396,892
2005        
  Single Family 269 269 $46,296,338
  Two Family 7 14 $1,336,200
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $205,000
  Five or More Family 5 56 $1,975,010
  Total

282 343 $49,812,548
2006        
  Single Family 230 230 $48,181,471
  Two Family 7 14 $1,550,000
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $205,000
  Five or More Family 4 49 $2,510,300
  Total

242 297 $52,446,771


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Portage County, WI): $43,487
Median Household Income In 2000 (Wisconsin): $43,791


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Portage County): $98,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wisconsin): $109,900


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Portage County, Wisconsin

Utility Gas: 60.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 15.2%
Electricity: 10.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 7.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 5.0%
Solar Energy: 0.1%
Other Fuel: 0.7%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Portage County, Wisconsin

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 2.39%
  • Juvenile facilities : 0.26%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 6.67%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 85.75%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 4.93%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Portage County): $477
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wisconsin): $540
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Portage County): $598


(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 Portage County, Wisconsin are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Portage County, Wisconsin

Ministry Hc Hm Hlth Marshfield


     Address: 303 W Upham St Ste 208, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 1/7/1987

Rem Hlth Of Wisconsin


     Address: 124 North Oborn Street, Suite A, Waupaca, Wisconsin 54981
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/9/1982

Aspirus Vna Home Health, Inc


     Address: 333 Pine Ridge Boulevard, Wausau, Wisconsin 54401
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Interim Hlthcare - Wausau


     Address: 2402 Grand Ave, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/30/1993

Moundview Mem Hsptl And Clncs


     Address: 450 E State St, Adams, Wisconsin 53910
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 6/1/1978

Hospitals Close To Portage County, Wisconsin

St Michaels Hsptl


     Address: 900 Illinois Ave, Stevens Point, Wisconsin 54481
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Riverview Hsptl Assoc


     Address: 410 Dewey St Po Box 8080, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin 54495
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Josephs Hsptl


     Address: 611 St Joseph Ave, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

New London Family Med Ctr


     Address: 1405 Mill St Po Box 307, New London, Wisconsin 54961
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Riverside Med Ctr


     Address: 800 Riverside Dr, Waupaca, Wisconsin 54981
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Portage County, Wisconsin

Stevens Point Care Center


     Address: 1800 Sherman Ave, Stevens Point, Wisconsin 54481
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 85
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Portage Cty Hlth Care Ctr


     Address: 825 Whiting Ave, Stevens Point, Wisconsin 54481
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Strawberry Lane Medical And Rehab


     Address: 130 Strawberry Ln, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin 54494
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 101
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Golden Livingcenter-three Oaks


     Address: 209 Wilderness View Drive, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Edgewater Haven Nur Home


     Address: 1351 Wisconsin River Dr, Port Edwards, Wisconsin 54469
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 104
     Percent Occupied: 85%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Portage County, Wisconsin

Name: Kewaunee
Address: N490 Highway 42; Kewaunee, WI 54216-9510
Distance: 95 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Portage County, Wisconsin

    Retired Workers: 7,095
    Disabled Workers: 1,205
    Widowers Workers: 985
    Spouses Workers: 540
    Children Workers: 690


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Portage County, Wisconsin


Charges


Air Transportation: $1,216,000
Natural Resources - Other: $87,000
Parks & Recreation: $241,000
Solid Waste Management: $2,110,000
All Other: $10,510,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Health & Hospitals: $2,029,000
All Other: $162,000


State Intergovernmental


Education: $30,000
General Support: $4,928,000
Health & Hospitals: $2,557,000
Highways: $4,859,000
Public Welfare: $29,031,000
All Other: $1,945,000


Local Intergovernmental


Highways: $477,000
All Other: $797,000


Current Operations


Air Transportation: $1,216,000
Correctional Institutions: $3,276,000
Elementary & Secondary Education: $320,000
Financial Administration: $1,856,000
Fire Protection: $5,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $2,081,000
Central Staff Services: $1,222,000
General Public Buildings: $1,249,000
Health Services - Other: $34,130,000
Regular Highways: $11,821,000
Libraries: $1,609,000
Natural Resources - Other: $1,996,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,107,000
Police Protection: $5,502,000
Welfare Institutions: $8,032,000
Welfare - Other: $5,798,000
Solid Waste Management: $1,859,000
General - Other: $3,379,000


Construction


Correctional Institutions: $81,000
General Public Buildings: $534,000
Regular Highways: $3,509,000
Parks & Recreation: $605,000
Welfare - Other: $105,000


Other Capital Outlay


Police Protection: $178,000


General


Interest On Debt: $637,000



Ssistance And Subsidies Public Welfare, Cash Ass: $136,000
Otal Salaries & Wages: $24,537,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,081,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $11,362,000


Tax


Property: $19,359,000
Total General Sales: $4,674,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $136,000
Other License: $121,000
Documentary & Stock Transfer: $150,000
Nec: $308,000


Miscellaneous


Property Sale Other: $2,197,000
Interest Earnings: $1,670,000
Fines & Forfeits: $344,000
Rents: $72,000
Donations From Private Sources: $68,000
General Revenue, Nec: $225,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $7,340,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,443,000


(updated 2006)



Portage County, Wisconsin Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 56.11%
  • Bush & Cheney 42.47%
  • Other 1.42%



(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 Portage County, Wisconsin citizens.

Relocation to Portage County, WI

5.98 % of Portage County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $36,463

Wisconsin Average 6.06 %

0.05 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $9,000

Wisconsin Average 0.08 %

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

  • Wood County , WI 0.92 % ($32,034 AGI )
  • Marathon County , WI 0.44 % ($36,117 AGI )
  • Waupaca County , WI 0.33 % ($27,440 AGI )
  • Dane County , WI 0.24 % ($41,790 AGI )
  • Milwaukee County , WI 0.23 % ($36,136 AGI )
  • Waukesha County , WI 0.22 % ($59,268 AGI )
  • Waushara County , WI 0.16 % ($28,925 AGI )
  • Winnebago County , WI 0.16 % ($28,175 AGI )
  • Brown County , WI 0.15 % ($42,795 AGI )
  • Outagamie County , WI 0.15 % ($24,154 AGI )

Relocation away from Portage County, WI

6.46 % of Portage 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 $33,044

Wisconsin Average 6.22 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Marathon County , WI 0.70 % ($33,553 AGI )
  • Wood County , WI 0.68 % ($29,132 AGI )
  • Dane County , WI 0.44 % ($32,140 AGI )
  • Waupaca County , WI 0.36 % ($43,478 AGI )
  • Milwaukee County , WI 0.23 % ($25,552 AGI )
  • Winnebago County , WI 0.19 % ($33,163 AGI )
  • Outagamie County , WI 0.18 % ($27,378 AGI )
  • Brown County , WI 0.16 % ($40,275 AGI )
  • Waushara County , WI 0.12 % ($20,800 AGI )
  • Hennepin County , MN 0.11 % ($29,586 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 Portage County, Wisconsin is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Portage County, Wisconsin


On 06/23/2004, a tornado touched down 1.43 miles from the center of Portage County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 06/13/1976, a tornado touched down 2.53 miles from the center of Portage County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 12/01/1970, a tornado touched down 7.05 miles from the center of Portage County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 04/27/1984, a tornado touched down 8.06 miles from the center of Portage County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 05/08/1988, a tornado touched down 8.06 miles from the center of Portage County, Wisconsin. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.



Storms In Portage County, Wisconsin

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
06/22/2002, 07:00 am 0 0 $700K --
         
Hail        
06/07/2007, 12:00 am 0 1 -- --
06/13/2004, 06:19 am 0 0 $2K --
         
Lightning        
10/06/2007, 03:00 am 0 0 $8M --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/11/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
07/18/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 -- $50K
07/23/2005, 12:45 pm 0 0 $75K --
06/23/2004, 06:10 pm 0 1 -- --
06/11/2001, 07:00 pm 0 0 $4M $500K
07/08/1999, 06:11 pm 0 0 $55K --
06/05/1999, 11:56 pm 0 0 -- $61K
06/05/1999, 11:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/05/1999, 11:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/25/1998, 02:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/25/1998, 03:05 am 0 0 $3K --
05/31/1998, 12:25 am 0 0 $5K --
05/31/1998, 12:15 am 0 1 $350K --
05/15/1998, 08:41 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/15/1998, 08:24 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/15/1998, 07:27 pm 0 0 $2K --
09/16/1997, 06:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/02/1997, 01:27 am 0 0 $3K --
07/02/1997, 01:15 am 0 0 $2K --
07/02/1997, 01:05 am 0 0 -- $2K
06/24/1997, 03:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/05/1997, 06:55 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/07/1996, 02:15 am 0 0 $2K --
08/07/1996, 01:56 am 0 0 $440K $400K
06/29/1996, 05:05 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/02/1996, 05:08 pm 0 0 $2K --
12/13/1901, 08:45 pm 0 0 $20K --
         



Tornados In Portage County, Wisconsin

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2007-06-07 7 225 2 0 0 $343K --
  2005-06-10 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  2005-06-04 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2004-06-23 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  2002-07-30 2 100 -- 0 0 -- --
  2002-04-18 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-05-31 -- 50 -- 0 0 $15K --
  1997-07-16 -- 50 1 0 0 $100K $10K
  1996-08-07 -- 100 1 0 0 $90K $10K
  1992-05-16 11 400 2 0 0 $250K --
  1992-05-16 1 400 1 0 0 $250K --
  1988-05-08 1 20 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1988-05-08 13 250 2 0 2 $3M --
  1984-09-24 12 150 2 0 0 $3M --
  1984-04-27 6 20 2 0 0 $250K --
  1983-07-03 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1976-06-13 13 100 1 0 2 $25K --
  1976-06-13 -- 50 2 0 0 $3K --
  1976-06-13 11 100 1 0 0 $3K --
  1971-07-08 2 77 1 0 0 -- --
  1970-12-01 3 200 1 0 0 $3K --
  1964-05-07 12 500 2 0 0 $250K --
  1959-05-04 1 200 -- 0 0 -- --
  1954-06-20 6 67 2 0 0 $25K --
  1916-01-01 -- 23 -- 0 0 -- --





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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 Portage 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 Portage County, Wisconsin


  • Portage County Jail


    1500 Strongs Avenue, Stevens Point, WI 54481
    Capacity: 79
    Confined: 74
    Avg. Population: 77
    Year Built: 1991


(updated 2006)



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