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Portage County Summary

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  Top Industries by Employment - 1st QTR 2018:
Insurance Carriers & Related Activities
Food Services & Drinking Places
Edu Services
Food Mfg
Ambulatory Health Care Services

Top Paying Hourly Occupations - 2016:
Chief Executives $73.09
Sales Managers $61.46
Pharmacists $61.35
Construction Managers $58.40
Computer and Information Systems Managers $57.44

  August 2018 Unemployment Rate
Portage County 2.9%
Wisconsin 3.1%
United States 3.9%

2016 Population:
Portage County 70,447
Wisconsin 5,778,708
United States 323,127,513

  Miscellaneous Information:
Avg Home Cost - 2nd Qtr 2013 $126,700
Per Capita Income - 2016 $42,386
Number of K-12 Public Schools 29
Number of Post-Secondary Schools 7

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