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Columbia County, Wisconsin


Page Contents for Portage, Wisconsin

Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items


Chamber of Commerce.


Statistics & Facts

The Wisconsin state capital is Madison.
The population of Portage is approximately 8,640 (1990), 10324 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 3,556 (1990), 4060 (2010).
The amount of land area in Portage is 21.334 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 1.883 sq kilometers.
The distance from Portage to Washington DC is 754 miles.
The distance to the Wisconsin state capital is 565 miles. (as the crow flies)
Portage is positioned 43.54 degrees north of the equator and 89.46 degrees west of the prime meridian.


in the general Madison area of southern Wisconsin
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History & History Related Items

There is much history for the Portage area. A good history of the Portage Canal. A good site to see for Historical Points of Interest
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Portage City Government

Columbia County Health Dept
711 E Cook St # 108
Portage, WI 53901-2300
Phone: 608-742-9250

Portage is the County seat for Columbia County.

Portage Chamber

Portage Chamber of Commerce
139 West Cook St.
Portage, Wisconsin
Phones - 1-800-474-2525 or (608) 742-6242

Portage Organizations

Portage Chamber of Commerce
139 West Cook St.
Portage, Wisconsin
Phones - 1-800-474-2525 or (608) 742-6242 Portage


The County seat of Columbia County

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