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|People QuickFacts||Portage County||Wisconsin|
|Population, 2013 estimate||70,380||5,742,713|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||70,019||5,686,983|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||0.5%||1.0%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||5.1%||6.0%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||19.9%||22.8%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||14.2%||14.8%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||49.8%||50.3%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||94.7%||88.1%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.7%||6.5%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.4%||1.1%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||2.8%||2.5%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||Z||Z|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||1.3%||1.7%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||2.9%||6.3%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||92.2%||82.5%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||80.8%||85.8%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||3.1%||4.6%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||6.5%||8.6%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||91.2%||90.2%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||27.2%||26.4%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||19.2||21.6|
|Housing units, 2013||30,194||2,633,330|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||68.7%||68.6%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||22.9%||25.3%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$145,300||$169,000|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.38||2.42|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$25,208||$27,426|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$51,422||$52,627|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||13.5%||12.5%|
|Business QuickFacts||Portage County||Wisconsin|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||1,615||138,2461|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||28,082||2,388,8551|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||1.4%||1.5%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||3,612||336,059|
|Total number of firms, 2007||5,022||433,797|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||2.0%||2.6%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.6%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||1.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||S|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||1.3%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||25.8%||25.9%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||1,449,500||163,563,195|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||D||59,996,244|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||937,882||72,283,321|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$13,685||$12,904|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||97,014||9,247,311|
|Building permits, 2012||137||12,041|
|Geography QuickFacts||Portage County||Wisconsin|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||800.68||54,157.80|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||87.4||105.0|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Stevens Point, WI Micro Area|