Wisconsin Columbia County Public Libraries

By | January 2, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Columbia County, Wisconsin. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Wisconsin Columbia County.

1. Library System ANGIE WILLIAMS COX PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 119 N. Main ST., Pardeeville, WI 53954
Phone Number: (608) 429-2354 Columbia 46,662 25,676

2. Central Library ANGIE WILLIAMS COX PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 119 N. Main ST., Pardeeville, WI 53954
Phone Number: (608) 429-2354 Columbia N/A N/A

3. Central Library COLUMBUS PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 223 W. James ST., Columbus, WI 53925
Phone Number: (920) 623-5910 Columbia N/A N/A

4. Library System COLUMBUS PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 223 W. James ST., Columbus, WI 53925
Phone Number: (920) 623-5910 Columbia 87,533 64,781

5. Library System JANE MORGAN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 109 W. Edgewater ST., Cambria, WI 53923
Phone Number: (920) 348-4030 Columbia 24,812 7,696

6. Central Library JANE MORGAN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 109 W. Edgewater ST., Cambria, WI 53923
Phone Number: (920) 348-4030 Columbia N/A N/A

7. Central Library KILBOURN PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 620 Elm ST., Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Phone Number: (608) 254-2146 Columbia N/A N/A

8. Library System KILBOURN PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 620 Elm ST., Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Phone Number: (608) 254-2146 Columbia 75,461 109,280

9. Library System LODI WOMAN’S CLUB PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 130 Lodi ST., Lodi, WI 53555
Phone Number: (608) 592-4130 Columbia 94,660 75,764

10. Central Library LODI WOMAN’S CLUB PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 130 Lodi ST., Lodi, WI 53555
Phone Number: (608) 592-4130 Columbia N/A N/A

11. Central Library PORTAGE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 253 W. Edgewater ST., Portage, WI 53901
Phone Number: (608) 742-4959 Columbia N/A N/A

12. Library System PORTAGE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 253 W. Edgewater ST., Portage, WI 53901
Phone Number: (608) 742-4959 Columbia 222,196 149,916

13. Library System POYNETTE AREA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 118 N. Main ST., Poynette, WI 53955
Phone Number: (608) 635-7577 Columbia 53,579 31,772

14. Central Library POYNETTE AREA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 118 N. Main ST., Poynette, WI 53955
Phone Number: (608) 635-7577 Columbia N/A N/A

15. Central Library RIO COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 324 W. Lyons ST., Rio, WI 53960
Phone Number: (920) 992-3206 Columbia N/A N/A

16. Library System RIO COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 324 W. Lyons ST., Rio, WI 53960
Phone Number: (920) 992-3206 Columbia 34,425 16,952

17. Library System WYOCENA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 165 E. Dodge ST., Wyocena, WI 53969
Phone Number: (608) 429-4899 Columbia 1,737 3,224

18. Central Library WYOCENA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 165 E. Dodge ST., Wyocena, WI 53969
Phone Number: (608) 429-4899 Columbia N/A N/A

Overview of Columbia County, Wisconsin

Columbia County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. As of 2000, the population is 52,468. Its county seat is Portage.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,061 km² (796 mi²). 2,004 km² (774 mi²) of it is land and 57 km² (22 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 2.75% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 52,468 people, 20,439 households, and 14,164 families residing in the county. The population density is 26/km² (68/mi²). There are 22,685 housing units at an average density of 11/km² (29/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 97.18% White, 0.88% Black or African American, 0.35% Native American, 0.33% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.44% from other races, and 0.79% from two or more races. 1.58% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 20,439 households out of which 32.20% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.10% are married couples living together, 7.40% have a female householder with no husband present, and 30.70% are non-families. 25.50% of all households are made up of individuals and 11.00% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.49 and the average family size is 2.99.

In the county, the population is spread out with 25.20% under the age of 18, 7.10% from 18 to 24, 29.90% from 25 to 44, 23.40% from 45 to 64, and 14.40% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 101.60 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 100.40 males.

Cities and towns

  • Arlington (town)
  • Arlington
  • Caledonia
  • Cambria
  • Columbus
  • Columbus (town)
  • Courtland
  • Dekorra
  • Doylestown
  • Fall River
  • Fort Winnebago
  • Fountain Prairie
  • Friesland
  • Hampden
  • Lake Wisconsin
  • Leeds
  • Lewiston
  • Lodi (town)
  • Lodi
  • Lowville
  • Marcellon
  • Newport
  • Otsego
  • Pacific
  • Pardeeville
  • Portage
  • Poynette
  • Randolph (town)
  • Randolph (partially)
  • Rio
  • Scott
  • Springvale
  • West Point
  • Wisconsin Dells (partial)
  • Wyocena (town)
  • Wyocena