Stevens Point, Wisconsin

Stevens Point: City in Portage County, Wisconsin


Stevens Point is a city located in the county of Portage in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. Its population at the 2010 census was 26,717 and a population density of 560 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 25,949 inhabitants.

The city was created 165 years ago in 1857.

Stevens Point locator map
Location of Stevens Point on Wisconsin map.

Quick Facts about Stevens Point

Population : 25,949 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Wisconsin (United States)
County : Portage County
Phone Area Codes : 715
Area : 47.72 km2
Altitude : 1,089 feet / 332 meters
Capital city : Stevens Point is capital of Portage County
Establishment : January 01, 1858 (165 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 15:15:37 (2nd October 2023)
Postal code : 54481
Density : 544 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.96% (2010-2020)
Weather : 85℉ Patchy Fog then Sunny 7-days weather
Matthias Mitchell public square Stevens Point image
Matthias Mitchell public square Stevens Point
Matthias Mitchell public square Stevens Point image


Stevens Point is located at 44°31'25"N 89°34'28"W (44.5235800, -89.5745600).

Stevens Point map


Stevens Point forecast: Patchy fog before 8am. Sunny. High near 85, with temperatures falling to around 81 in the afternoon. South southwest wind 5 to 12 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. more

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According to census records, the population of Stevens Point decreased by 2.96% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 26,717 - census
2011 26,707 -0.04% estimation process
2012 26,870 0.61% estimation process
2013 26,839 -0.12% estimation process
2014 26,644 -0.73% estimation process
2015 26,609 -0.13% estimation process
2016 26,383 -0.86% estimation process
2017 26,215 -0.64% estimation process
2018 26,137 -0.3% estimation process
2019 25,880 -0.99% estimation process
2020 25,949 0.27% estimation process

Stevens Point zip code is 54481. County name: Portage, County fips: 55097

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People born in Stevens Point (36)

People born in Stevens Point, including actress Kathy Kinney, basketball player Janel McCarville, actor Peter Weller, .


  • Lauren Sesselmann (American-Canadian soccer player) she was born in 14/08/1983
  • Garrett Weber-Gale (American swimmer, Olympic gold medalist, world champion, former world record-holder) he was born in 06/08/1985
  • Chester Yorton (bodybuilder) he was born in 01/01/1940
  • Chris Solinsky (American distance runner) he was born in 05/12/1984
  • Floyd Lounsbury (American mesoamericanist) he was born in 25/04/1914
  • Suzy Favor Hamilton (American middle-distance runner, former escort and mental health activist) she was born in 08/08/1968
  • Joel Hodgson (American writer, comedian and television actor) he was born in 20/02/1960
  • Abbie Betinis (American composer) she was born in 21/01/1980
  • Ben Provisor (Olympic wrestler) he was born in 26/06/1990
  • Don Hanaway (American politician) he was born in 25/12/1933
  • Elmer T. Shannon (American racing driver) he was born in 02/02/1892
  • James M. Scribner (United States Navy Air Medal recipient) he was born in 25/06/1920
  • James Miller (American member of the Brothers of the Christian Schools) he was born in 21/09/1944
  • Jim Newman (American actor)
  • Kevin Shibilski (American politician) he was born in 28/06/1961
  • Louis Molepske (Wisconsin politician) he was born in 06/01/1974
  • Ross Kolodziej (Player of American football) he was born in 11/05/1978
  • Shirlee Emmons (American soprano and voice teacher) she was born in 05/08/1923

Schools in Stevens Point

College & universities near Stevens Point, WI

Code Name City ZIP
240480 University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Stevens Point (WI) 54481-3897

Stations (17)

Amtrak & bus stations near Stevens Point, WI

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

Post offices near Stevens Point

Post Office Name City ZIP
Stevens Poin Post Office Stevens Point (WI) 54481

Other cities in Portage County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Portage County , WI. (more)

City Name Population Title
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
Peru 251 Town in Wisconsin, United States
Blaine 190 U.
Nelsonville 151 Village in Portage County, Wisconsin

Distance to Other Cities

Stevens Point distances to largest Wisconsin cities