Rusk County , Wisconsin

Rusk County: County in Wisconsin, United States

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

About

Rusk County is a county located in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of the 2010 census, the population was 14,755 and a population density of 6 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 14,178 inhabitants. Its county seat is Ladysmith. The county was created 120 years ago in 1900.

Geography

Rusk County is located at 45°28'30"N 91°7'59"W (45.4751300, -91.1331200). It has 5 neighbors: Barron County, Price County, Sawyer County, Taylor County and Washburn County.

Ladysmith Carnegie Library image
Ladysmith Carnegie Library

The largest city of Rusk County is Ladysmith with a population of 3,126. Other cities include, Thornapple population 784 and Strickland population 280. See all Rusk County cities & populated places.

Weather

Rusk County forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Sunny. High near 82, with temperatures falling to around 78 in the afternoon. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. more

Ladysmith Carnegie Library image

Rusk County map

Rusk County Quick Facts

Population : 14,178 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Wisconsin (United States)
Different from : Rusk County
Area : 2411 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.9%
Land as percent of area : 98.1%
Named for : Jeremiah McLain Rusk
Capital : Ladysmith
Establishment : January 01, 1901
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 10:25:09 (31st July 2021)
Density : 6 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -4.07% (2010-2019)
Weather : 82℉ Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

Rusk County has 5 neighbours.

  • Ladysmith

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Rusk County decreased by 4.07% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 14,755 - census
2011 14,615 -0.96% estimation process
2012 14,305 -2.17% estimation process
2013 14,367 0.43% estimation process
2014 14,350 -0.12% estimation process
2015 14,124 -1.6% estimation process
2016 14,101 -0.16% estimation process
2017 14,148 0.33% estimation process
2018 14,110 -0.27% estimation process
2019 14,178 0.48% estimation process

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Other places with the same name (1)

Rusk County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Ladysmith 3,126 City in and county seat of Rusk County, Wisconsin, United States
Thornapple 784 Human settlement in Rusk County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Bruce 705 Village in Rusk County, Wisconsin, United States
Strickland 280 Human settlement in Rusk County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Murry 260 Town in Rusk County, USA
Weyerhaeuser 215 Village in Rusk County, Wisconsin, United States
Sheldon 214 Village in Rusk County, Wisconsin, United States
Hawkins 153 Village in Rusk County, Wisconsin
Tony 102 Village in Rusk County, Wisconsin
Conrath 92 Village in Rusk County, Wisconsin
Glen Flora 86 Village in Rusk County, Wisconsin
Ingram 73 Village in Rusk County, Wisconsin

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