Wisconsin Marathon County Public Libraries

By | January 2, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Marathon 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 Marathon County.

1. Branch Library ATHENS BRANCH
Street Address: 221 Caroline ST., Athens, WI 54411
Phone Number: (715) 257-7292 Marathon N/A N/A

2. Branch Library EDGAR BRANCH
Street Address: 224 S. Third AVE., Edgar, WI 54426
Phone Number: (715) 352-3155 Marathon N/A N/A

3. Branch Library HATLEY
435 Curtis AVE., Hatley, WI 54440
Phone Number: (715) 446-3537 Marathon N/A N/A

4. Branch Library JOSEPH DESSERT BRANCH
Street Address: 123 Main ST., Mosinee, WI 54455
Phone Number: (715) 693-2144 Marathon N/A N/A

5. Branch Library MARATHON BRANCH
Street Address: 704 Third ST., Marathon, WI 54448
Phone Number: (715) 443-2775 Marathon N/A N/A

6. Library System MARATHON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 300 N. First ST., Wausau, WI 54403
Phone Number: (715) 261-7200 Marathon 812,824 554,745

7. Central Library MARATHON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 300 N. First ST., Wausau, WI 54403
Phone Number: (715) 261-7200 Marathon N/A N/A

8. Branch Library ROTHSCHILD AREA BRANCH
Street Address: 211 Grand AVE., Rothschild, WI 54474
Phone Number: (715) 359-6208 Marathon N/A N/A

9. Branch Library SPENCER BRANCH
Street Address: 105 Park ST., Spencer, WI 54479
Phone Number: (715) 659-3996 Marathon N/A N/A

10. Branch Library STRATFORD BRANCH
Street Address: 400 N. 4th AVE., Stratford, WI 54484
Phone Number: (715) 687-4420 Marathon N/A N/A

Overview of Marathon County, Wisconsin

Marathon County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. As of 2000, the population is 125,834. Its county seat is Wausau.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 4,082 km² (1,576 mi²). 4,001 km² (1,545 mi²) of it is land and 81 km² (31 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.98% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 125,834 people, 47,702 households, and 33,868 families residing in the county. The population density is 31/km² (81/mi²). There are 50,360 housing units at an average density of 13/km² (33/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 93.84% White, 0.28% Black or African American, 0.35% Native American, 4.54% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.26% from other races, and 0.72% from two or more races. 0.78% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 47,702 households out of which 34.00% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.90% are married couples living together, 7.40% have a female householder with no husband present, and 29.00% are non-families. 23.60% of all households are made up of individuals and 9.50% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.60 and the average family size is 3.11.

In the county, the population is spread out with 26.80% under the age of 18, 8.20% from 18 to 24, 29.50% from 25 to 44, 22.50% from 45 to 64, and 13.00% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years. For every 100 females there are 99.50 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 97.40 males.

According to countryaah, Marathon County, Wisconsin has the following cities and towns:

Cities

  • Abbotsford
  • Colby
  • Marshfield
  • Mosinee
  • Schofield
  • Wausau

Towns

  • Bergen
  • Berlin
  • Bern
  • Bevent
  • Brighton
  • Cassel
  • Cleveland
  • Day
  • Easton
  • Eau Pleine
  • Elderon (town)
  • Emmet
  • Frankfort
  • Franzen
  • Green Valley
  • Guenther
  • Halsey
  • Hamburg
  • Harrison
  • Hewitt
  • Holton
  • Hull
  • Johnson
  • Knowlton
  • Maine
  • Marathon
  • McMillan
  • Mosinee (town)
  • Norrie
  • Plover
  • Reid
  • Rib Falls
  • Rib Mountain
  • Rietbrock
  • Ringle
  • Spencer (town)
  • Stettin
  • Texas
  • Wausau (town)
  • Weston (town)
  • Wien

Villages

  • Athens
  • Birnamwood
  • Brokaw
  • Dorchester
  • Edgar
  • Elderon
  • Evergreen †
  • Fenwood
  • Hatley
  • Kronenwetter
  • Marathon City
  • Rib Mountain (CDP) †
  • Rothschild
  • Spencer
  • Stratford
  • Unity
  • Weston