Peru Portage County, Wisconsin

Peru: Town in Wisconsin, United States

About

Peru is a town located in the county of Portage in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. Its population at the 2010 census was 242 and a population density of 12 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 251 inhabitants.

Peru Quick Facts

Population : 251 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Wisconsin (United States)
County : Portage County
Area : 19.6 km2
Altitude : 860 feet / 262 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 09:26:46 (30th November 2021)
Density : 13 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 3.59% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Peru is located at 44°34'12"N 89°14'36"W (44.5699700, -89.2434500).

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Demographics

The population of Peru increased by 3.59% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 242 - census
2011 244 0.82% estimation process
2012 243 -0.41% estimation process
2013 246 1.22% estimation process
2014 246 0% estimation process
2015 246 0% estimation process
2016 247 0.4% estimation process
2017 248 0.4% estimation process
2018 249 0.4% estimation process
2019 252 1.19% estimation process
2020 251 -0.4% estimation process

Local Places in Peru

Schools in Peru

College & universities near Peru, WI

Code Name City ZIP
240480 University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Stevens Point (WI) 54481-3897
239220 Mid-State Technical College Wisconsin Rapids (WI) 54494
239877 State College of Beauty Culture Inc Wausau (WI) 54403

Stations (19)

Amtrak & bus stations near Peru, WI

Code Name Address Type
SVU Stevens Point, WI 2050 4th Avenue BUS
WAU Waupaca, Wisconsin 1222 West Fulton St. BUS
SVP Stevens Point, Wisconsin 200 Division St. BUS
WIT Wittenberg, WI 505 Grand Avenue BUS
WIR Wisconsin Rapids, WI 2611 West Grand Avenue BUS

Post offices near Peru

Post Office Name City ZIP
Roshol Post Office Rosholt (WI) 54473

Other places with the same name (10)

  • Peru , Indiana city in Indiana, United States with a population of 10,937 people.
  • Peru , Illinois city in Illinois, United States with a population of 9,612 people.
  • Peru , New York town in New York, United States with a population of 6,882 people.
  • Peru , Ohio township in Morrow County, Ohio with a population of 1,531 people.
  • Peru , Maine town in Maine, United States with a population of 1,509 people.
  • Peru , Massachusetts town in Massachusetts, United States with a population of 833 people.
  • Peru , Nebraska city in Nebraska, United States with a population of 792 people.
  • Peru , Vermont town in Vermont, United States with a population of 355 people.
  • Peru , Kansas city in Kansas, United States with a population of 125 people.

Other cities in Portage County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Portage County , WI. (more)

City Name Population Title
Stevens Point 25,949 City in Portage County, Wisconsin
Stockton 3,007 Civil town in Portage County, Wisconsin
Whiting 1,704 Village in Portage County, Wisconsin, United States
Plover 1,667 Village in Portage County, Wisconsin
Garfield 1,645 Garfield is a city in Portage County, Wisconsin
Amherst 1,361 Town in Portage County, Wisconsin, United States
Alban 908 Civil town in Portage County, Wisconsin
New Hope 735 Civil town in Portage County, Wisconsin
Almond 699 Civil town in Portage County, Wisconsin
Jordan 654 Town in Green County, Wisconsin, United States
Park Ridge 496 Village in Portage County, Wisconsin
Rosholt 481 Village in Portage County, Wisconsin, United States
Junction City 439 Village in Portage County Wisconsin
Amherst Junction 392 Village in Portage County, Wisconsin
Blaine 190 U.
Nelsonville 151 Village in Portage County, Wisconsin