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Portage County is one of 72 counties in Wisconsin.

The county is in the Stevens Point metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 67,358. This was an increase of  .26% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
Local
$43,487
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Portage County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in Portage County was $26,674. This was an increase of 24.6% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 86% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Stevens Point
Of nation's counties, ranks No. 2 in production of snap beans
(1997 Census of Agriculture)

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32% of Portage County residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Portage County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Portage County include Alban Lutheran Cemetery, Almond Village Cemetery, Arnott Cemetery, Badger Cemetery, Beggs Cemetery, Bickel Cemetery, Buena Vista Cemetery, East German Cemetery, Elmwood Cemetery, Episcopal Cemetery ... View cemeteries

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Communities in Portage County include Alban, Almond, Almond, Amherst, Amherst, Amherst Junction, Bancroft, Belmont, Buena Vista, Carson ... View communities

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Colleges in Portage County include University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point ... View colleges

School districts in Portage County include Almond-Bancroft, Rosholt, Stevens Point Area, Tomorrow River ... View school districts

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Libraries in Portage County include Almond Branch, Lettie W. Jensen Public Library, Plover Branch, Portage County Public Library, Rosholt Branch ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Portage County include Portage County Gazette, Stevens Point Journal ... View newspapers

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Portage County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Portage County political report.

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Travel

Hotels in Portage County include Americinn Plover, Baymont Inn, Best Western, Comfort Suites Stevens Point, Country Inn & Suites, Elizabeth Inn & Convention Center, Holiday Inn, Point Motel, Stevens Point Fairfield Inn, Super 8

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