In 2020, Portage County, WI had a population of 70.8k people with a median age of 37.2 and a median household income of $60,316. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Portage County, WI grew from 70,632 to 70,822, a 0.269% increase and its median household income grew from $58,853 to $60,316, a 2.49% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Portage County, WI are White (Non-Hispanic) (90.8%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.08%), White (Hispanic) (1.8%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.63%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.31%).
None of the households in Portage County, WI reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97.7% of the residents in Portage County, WI are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Portage County, WI are University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (2,268 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Portage County, WI was $178,600, and the homeownership rate was 68.9%. Most people in Portage County, WI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Portage County, WI was 2 cars per household.