In 2019, Portage County, WI had a population of 70.6k people with a median age of 37 and a median household income of $58,853. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Portage County, WI grew from 70,599 to 70,632, a 0.0467% increase and its median household income grew from $57,368 to $58,853, a 2.59% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Portage County, WI are White (Non-Hispanic) (91%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.96%), White (Hispanic) (1.84%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.46%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.32%). 0% of the households in Portage County, WI speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.6% of the residents in Portage County, WI are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Portage County, WI are University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (2,351 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Portage County, WI was $168,100, and the homeownership rate was 69%. Most people in Portage County, WI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Portage County, WI was 2 cars per household.