Send us your Hewitt photos:
Hewitt is a village in Wood County, in the Wisconsin Rapids-Marshfield metro area.
The community was named after a lumberman who had built a side track near the railroad stop
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Wisconsin named Hewitt. For links to other places called Hewitt, WI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Hewitt is 44.645N. The longitude is -90.1W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,260 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 667.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Hewitt demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Wood County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 54441 ZIP code.
59% of Hewitt residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Hewitt ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Hewitt was $19,234, compared with $21,587 nationally.
18% of Hewitt residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Hewitt, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $275. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $947.
Wood County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Hewitt political report.
The average commute time for Hewitt workers is 15 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Hewitt:
Send us your corrections and additions