Clark County, Wisconsin

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Clark County, Wisconsin
Clark County Courthouse, Clark County, Wisconsin.jpg
Clark County Courthouse
Map of Wisconsin highlighting Clark County
Location in the U.S. state of Wisconsin
Map of the United States highlighting Wisconsin
Wisconsin's location in the U.S.
Founded 1854
Named for William Clark
Seat Neillsville
Largest city Neillsville
 • Total 1,219 sq mi (3,157 km2)
 • Land 1,210 sq mi (3,134 km2)
 • Water 9.0 sq mi (23 km2), 0.7%
 • (2010) 34,690
 • Density 29/sq mi (11/km2)
Congressional district 7th
Time zone Central: UTC−6/−5

Clark County is a county in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of 2000, 33,557 people lived there. Its county seat is Neillsville.[1]

Geography[change | change source]

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,219 square miles (3,157.2 km2). It has 1,216 square miles (3,149.4 km2) of land. Water covers 3 square miles (7.8 km2) (0.28%) of the county.

Demographics[change | change source]

Historical populations
Census Pop.
WI Counties 1900-1990

As of the census[2] of 2000, the county had 33,557 people living there. There were 12,047 households and 8,673 families living in the county. The population density was 28 people per square mile (11/km²). Clark County had 13,531 housing units. There were, on average, about 11 housing units per square mile (4/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 98.05% White, 0.13% Black or African American, 0.48% Native American, 0.30% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.56% from other races, and 0.47% from two or more races. 1.20% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. 54.0% were of German, 9.0% Polish, 6.2% Norwegian and 6.1% United States or American ancestry according to Census 2000. 6.62% said that they spoke German, Pennsylvania German, or Dutch at home. 1.34% said that they spoke Spanish.[1]

Cities, villages, and towns[change | change source]

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References[change | change source]

  1. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

Other websites[change | change source]

Coordinates: 44°44′N 90°37′W / 44.73°N 90.61°W / 44.73; -90.61