Place:Wood, Wisconsin, United States

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NameWood
Alt namesWoodsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates44.45°N 90.05°W
Located inWisconsin, United States     (1856 - )
See alsoPortage, Wisconsin, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
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Wood County is a county located in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of the 2010 census, the population was 74,749. Its county seat is Wisconsin Rapids.

Wood County comprises the Wisconsin Rapids-Marshfield, WI Micropolitan Statistical Area and is included in the Wausau-Stevens Point-Wisconsin Rapids, WI Combined Statistical Area.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1856 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1858 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1860 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1867 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1871 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1872 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1880 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1883 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1860 2,425
1870 3,912
1880 8,981
1890 18,127
1900 25,865
1910 30,583
1920 34,643
1930 37,865
1940 44,465
1950 50,500
1960 59,105
1970 65,362
1980 72,799
1990 73,605

Note: Wood County's 1860 census boundaries were the same as those of 1880-1990.

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