Wood County, Wisconsin

county in Wisconsin, United States

Wood County is a county in the state of Wisconsin in the United States. 75,555 people were living in Wood County as of 2000. The county seat of Wood County is Wisconsin Rapids[1].

Wood County
Wood County Courthouse
Wood County Courthouse
Map of Wisconsin highlighting Wood County
Location within the U.S. state of Wisconsin
Map of the United States highlighting Wisconsin
Wisconsin's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 44°27′N 90°02′W / 44.45°N 90.04°W / 44.45; -90.04
Country United States
State Wisconsin
Founded1856
SeatWisconsin Rapids
Largest cityMarshfield
Area
 • Total809 sq mi (2,100 km2)
 • Land793 sq mi (2,050 km2)
 • Water16 sq mi (40 km2)  2.0%%
Population
 (2010)
 • Total74,749
 • Density94/sq mi (36/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional districts3rd, 7th
Websitewww.co.wood.wi.us

GeographyEdit

Wood County has a total area of 809 square miles, says the U.S. Census Bureau.

Neighbor countiesEdit

DivisionsEdit

Cities, villages, and townsEdit

The following are the cities, villages, and towns of Wood County:

Unincorporated communitiesEdit

The following are the unincorporated communities of Wood County:

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2008-01-31.

Other websitesEdit

 
County line sign along the Wisconsin River

Coordinates: 44°27′N 90°02′W / 44.45°N 90.04°W / 44.45; -90.04