Wisconsin Wood County Public Libraries

By | January 2, 2023

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

1. Library System CHARLES & JOANN LESTER LIBRARY
Street Address: 100 Park ST., Nekoosa, WI 54457
Phone Number: (715) 886-7879 Wood 47,708 40,755

2. Central Library CHARLES & JOANN LESTER LIBRARY
Street Address: 100 Park ST., Nekoosa, WI 54457
Phone Number: (715) 886-7879 Wood N/A N/A

3. Library System LESTER PUBLIC LIBRARY OF ARPIN
8091 County Road E, Arpin, WI 54410
Phone Number: (715) 652-2273 Wood 8,707 4,500

4. Central Library LESTER PUBLIC LIBRARY OF ARPIN
8091 County Road E, Arpin, WI 54410
Phone Number: (715) 652-2273 Wood N/A N/A

5. Central Library MARSHFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 211 E. Second ST., Marshfield, WI 54449
Phone Number: (715) 387-8494 Wood N/A N/A

6. Library System MARSHFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 211 E. Second ST., Marshfield, WI 54449
Phone Number: (715) 387-8494 Wood 407,278 220,118

7. Library System MCMILLAN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 490 E. Grand AVE., Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
Phone Number: (715) 423-1040 Wood 405,993 250,000

8. Central Library MCMILLAN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 490 E. Grand AVE., Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
Phone Number: (715) 423-1040 Wood N/A N/A

9. Central Library PITTSVILLE COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 5291 Third AVE., Pittsville, WI 54466
Phone Number: (715) 884-6500 Wood N/A N/A

10. Library System PITTSVILLE COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 5291 Third AVE., Pittsville, WI 54466
Phone Number: (715) 884-6500 Wood 32,118 6,500

11. Library System VESPER PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 6553 E. Cameron AVE., Vesper, WI 54489
Phone Number: (715) 569-4669 Wood 11,586 3,950

12. Central Library VESPER PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 6553 E. Cameron AVE., Vesper, WI 54489
Phone Number: (715) 569-4669 Wood N/A N/A

Overview of Wood County, Wisconsin

Wood County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. As of 2000, the population is 75,555. Its county seat is Wisconsin Rapids. The United States Census Bureau’s Wisconsin Rapids-Marshfield Micropolitan Statistical Area includes all of Wood County.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,096 km² (809 mi²). 2,053 km² (793 mi²) of it is land and 43 km² (17 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 2.06% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 75,555 people, 30,135 households, and 20,491 families residing in the county. The population density is 37/km² (95/mi²). There are 31,691 housing units at an average density of 15/km² (40/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 96.43% White, 0.27% Black or African American, 0.70% Native American, 1.61% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.30% from other races, and 0.69% from two or more races. 0.94% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 30,135 households out of which 32.20% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.70% are married couples living together, 8.00% have a female householder with no husband present, and 32.00% are non-families. 27.20% of all households are made up of individuals and 11.40% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.47 and the average family size is 3.01.

In the county the population is spread out with 25.70% under the age of 18, 7.70% from 18 to 24, 28.40% from 25 to 44, 22.90% from 45 to 64, and 15.30% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 96.10 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 93.00 males.

Cities and towns

  • Arpin
  • Arpin (town)
  • Auburndale (town)
  • Auburndale
  • Biron
  • Cameron
  • Cary
  • Cranmoor
  • Dexter
  • Grand Rapids
  • Hansen
  • Hewitt
  • Hiles
  • Lake Wazeecha
  • Lincoln
  • Marshfield
  • Marshfield (town)
  • Milladore
  • Milladore (town)
  • Nekoosa
  • Pittsville
  • Port Edwards (town)
  • Port Edwards
  • Remington
  • Richfield
  • Rock
  • Rudolph (town)
  • Rudolph
  • Saratoga
  • Seneca
  • Sherry
  • Sigel
  • Vesper
  • Wisconsin Rapids
  • Wood