Marathon County , Wisconsin

Marathon County: County in Wisconsin, United States

Marathon County locator map
Location of Marathon County on Wisconsin map.

About

Marathon County is a county located in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of the 2010 census, the population was 134,063 and a population density of 33 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 135,692 inhabitants. Its county seat is Wausau. The county was created 171 years ago in 1849.

Geography

Marathon County is located at 44°53'54"N 89°45'33"W (44.8982900, -89.7590600). It has 8 neighbors: Portage County, Clark County, Langlade County, Lincoln County, Shawano County, Taylor County, Waupaca County and Wood County.

Marathon County Courthouse  Wisconsin image
Marathon County Courthouse Wisconsin

The largest city of Marathon County is Weston with a population of 15,069. Other cities include, Kronenwetter population 8,079, Wausau population 2,209, Mosinee population 2,193 and Schofield population 2,166. See all Marathon County cities & populated places.

Weather

Marathon County forecast: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%. more

Marathon County Courthouse  Wisconsin image

Marathon County map

Marathon County Quick Facts

Population : 135,692 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Wisconsin (United States)
Area : 4082 km2
Water as percent of area : 2%
Land as percent of area : 98%
Named for : Battle of Marathon
Altitude : 1,335 feet / 407 meters
Capital : Wausau
Establishment : January 01, 1850
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 08:40:43 (25th June 2021)
Density : 33 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 1.2% (2010-2019)
Weather : 77℉ Showers And Thunderstorms Likely 7-days weather

Marathon County has 8 neighbours.

  • Wausau

Demographics

The population of Marathon County increased by 1.2% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 134,063 - census
2011 134,339 0.21% estimation process
2012 134,368 0.02% estimation process
2013 134,884 0.38% estimation process
2014 135,133 0.18% estimation process
2015 135,314 0.13% estimation process
2016 135,101 -0.16% estimation process
2017 135,452 0.26% estimation process
2018 135,421 -0.02% estimation process
2019 135,692 0.2% estimation process

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People born in Marathon County (1)

nursing association administrator, lobbyist Julia Charlotte Thompson was born in Marathon County

Marathon County Populated Places (more)

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Marathon County.

City Name Population Title
Weston 15,069
Kronenwetter 8,079 City in Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Rib Mountain 6,891 Civil town in Marathon County, Wisconsin
Rothschild 5,267 Village in Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States
Wausau 2,209 City in and county seat of Marathon County, Wisconsin
Mosinee 2,193 City in Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States
Schofield 2,166 City in Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States of America
McMillan 2,103 City in Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Knowlton 2,032 Civil town in Marathon County, Wisconsin
Ringle 1,741 City in Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Spencer 1,686 Village in Marathon County, Wisconsin
Stratford 1,577 Village in Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States
Edgar 1,442 Village in Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States
Evergreen 1,128 Town in Wisconsin
Bevent 1,107 Civil town in Marathon County, Wisconsin
Marathon 1,106 Village in Marathon County, Wisconsin

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