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Marathon County, WI
The county was named for the Greek battlefield

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Marathon County is one of 72 counties in Wisconsin.

The county is in the Wausau metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 127,733. This was an increase of  1.51% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
Local
$45,165
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Marathon County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in Marathon County was $29,103. This was an increase of 26.5% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 94% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Wausau

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45% of Marathon County residents report German ancestry, and 6% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Marathon County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Marathon County include Baesemann Cemetery, Bethany Cemetery, Bethlehem Cemetery, Big Hill Cemetery, Brighton Cemetery, Chiber Cemetery, Dreieinigkeit Cemetery, Eau Pleine Cemetery, Eland Cemetery, Emanuel Cemetery ... View cemeteries

Communities

Communities in Marathon County include Athens, Bergen, Berlin, Bern, Bevent, Brighton, Brokaw, Cassel, Cleveland, Day ... View communities

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Colleges in Marathon County include Northcentral Technical College, University of Wisconsin - Marathon County ... View colleges

School districts in Marathon County include Athens, D C Everest Area, Edgar, Marathon City, Mosinee, Spencer, Stratford, Wausau ... View school districts

To see school district boundaries, wait for the map to load in the new window, then select 'Legend.' Choose 'school districts' and update map.

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Libraries in Marathon County include Athens Branch, Edgar Branch, Joseph Dessert Branch, Marathon Branch, Marathon County Public Library, Rothchild Branch, Spencer Branch, Stratford Branch ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Marathon County include Edgar Record-Review, Wausau Daily Herald ... View newspapers

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Politics

Marathon County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Marathon County political report.

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Travel

Airports in Marathon County include Central Wisconsin

Hotels in Marathon County include Amerihost Inn, Baymont Inn, Best Western, Comfort Inn Mosinee, Country Inn & Suites, Courtyard by Marriott, Days Inn, Exel Inn of Wausau, Holiday Inn Hotel Suites Mosinee, Jefferson Street Inn ... More hotels

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