Portage County

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Portage County, Ohio

449 S Meridian St
Ravenna, OH 44266
Phone: (330) 297-3600
Fax: (330) 297-3610
www.co.portage.oh.us

In northeastern OH, east of Akron; organized Jun 7, 1807 from Trumbull and Jackson counties. Name Origin: For the portage of canoes or other craft between the Cuyahoga and Manhoning rivers

Area (sq mi):: 507.11 (land 492.39; water 14.72) Population per square mile: 316.10
Population 2005: 155,631 State rank: 16 Population change: 2000-20005 2.30%; 1990-2000 6.60% Population 2000: 152,061 (White 93.90%; Black or African American 3.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.80%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 2.00%. Median age: 34.40
Income 2000: per capita $20,428; median household $44,347; Population below poverty level: 9.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,245-$27,735
Unemployment (2004): 5.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 25.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 49.60%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Kent (27,601)
  • Aurora (14,357)
  • Streetsboro (13,900)
  • Ravenna County seat (11,503)

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    Portage County, Wisconsin

    1516 Church St
    Stevens Point, WI 54481
    Phone: (715) 346-1351
    Fax: (715) 346-1486
    www.co.portage.wi.us

    In east-central WI, northwest of Lake Winnebago; organized Dec 7, 1836 (prior to statehood) from territorial county in the area now occupied by much of Columbia County, expanded northward in 1841 (into territory from Crawford County); Columbia County detached in 1846. Name Origin: For the portage of canoes or other craft between the Fox and Wisconsin rivers

    Area (sq mi):: 822.76 (land 806.31; water 16.45) Population per square mile: 83.80
    Population 2005: 67,585 State rank: 23 Population change: 2000-20005 0.60%; 1990-2000 9.40% Population 2000: 67,182 (White 94.90%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.40%; Asian 2.20%; Other 1.70%). Foreign born: 2.20%. Median age: 33.00
    Income 2000: per capita $19,854; median household $43,487; Population below poverty level: 9.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,837-$27,464
    Unemployment (2004): 4.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 18.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 19.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Stevens Point County seat (24,283)
  • Plover (11,155)

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    References in periodicals archive ?
    This paper documents field observations made over a several years' fieldwork and drilling efforts, during the early and mid-1990s, at the WillowCreek Landfill, Portage County, OH (Fig.
    Typical grain sizes for these materials can be found in Winslow and White (1966), Delong and White (1963), Szabo (2006), and in the Soil Survey of Portage County, OH (Ritchie and others 1978) and the Soil Survey of Stark County, OH (Christman and others 1971).
    The site is shown as a former coal strip mine at the junction of map sheets numbers 58 and 59 of the Soil Survey of Portage County, OH (Ritchie and others 1978).
    The Soil Survey of Portage County, OH (Ritchie and others 1978), maps the in situ soils north of the high wall as Remsen silt loam (Rm) with both A and B slopes.