Portage County Population 2017

Portage County's estimated population is 70,447 with a growth rate of -0.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Portage County is the 23rd largest county in Wisconsin.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201670,447-87-0.12%
201570,534-66-0.09%
201470,600-41-0.06%
201370,6411090.15%
201270,5323510.50%
201170,1811870.27%
201069,9948,58913.99%
199061,4053,9856.94%
198057,4209,87920.78%
197047,54110,57728.61%
196036,9642,1066.04%
195034,858-942-2.63%
194035,8001,9735.83%
193033,8271780.53%
192033,6492,7048.74%
191030,9451,4624.96%
190029,4834,68518.89%
189024,7987,06739.86%
188017,7317,09766.74%
187010,6343,12741.65%
18607,5076,257500.56%
18501,250-373-22.98%
18401,6230.00%

Portage County Population Growth

Population Data via

Portage County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White66,47894.37%
Asian2,1503.05%
Two or More Races9981.42%
Black or African American5520.78%
American Indian and Alaska Native3340.47%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander220.03%

Portage County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Portage County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Stevens Point2670326423-280-1.05%
Plover12123125524293.54%
Amherst10351046111.06%
Rosholt506489-17-3.36%
Junction City441429-12-2.72%
Almond448429-19-4.24%
Amherst Junction377375-2-0.53%
Nelsonville15515831.94%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990