In 2017, Portage County, WI had a population of 70.4k people with a median age of 36.6 and a median household income of $54,620. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Portage County, WI declined from 70,551 to 70,371, a -0.255% decrease and its median household income grew from $52,411 to $54,620, a 4.21% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Portage County, WI are White (Non-Hispanic) (91.7%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.64%), White (Hispanic) (1.87%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.47%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.911%). N/A% of the people in Portage County, WI speak a non-English language, and 98.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Portage County, WI are University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (2,172 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Portage County, WI is $158,800, and the homeownership rate is 68.6%. Most people in Portage County, WI commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Portage County, WI is 2 cars per household.