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Encyclopedia > Chippewa County, Wisconsin
Chippewa County, Wisconsin
Map
Map of Wisconsin highlighting Chippewa County
Location in the state of Wisconsin
Map of the USA highlighting Wisconsin
Wisconsin's location in the USA
Statistics
Founded February 3, 1845, separated from Crawford Co.[1][2]
Seat Chippewa Falls
Largest City Chippewa Falls
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

1,041 sq mi (2,697 km²)
1,010 sq mi (2,617 km²)
31 sq mi (80 km²), 2.97%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

55,195
55/sq mi (21/km²)
Time zone Central : UTC-6/-5
Website: www.co.chippewa.wi.us/
Named for: Ojibwa

Chippewa County is a county located in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. As of 2000, the population was 55,195. Its county seat is Chippewa Falls6. The United States Census Bureau's Eau Claire Metropolitan Statistical Area includes all of Chippewa County (as well as Eau Claire County to the south). Together with the Menomonie Micropolitan Statistical Area (which includes all of Dunn County) to the west, the Eau Claire metropolitan area, forms the Census Bureau's Eau Claire-Menomonie Consolidated Metropolitan Statistical Area, which had a consolidated 2000 population of 188,195. Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Official language(s) None Capital Madison Largest city Milwaukee Area  Ranked 23rd  - Total 65,498 sq mi (169,790 km²)  - Width 260 miles (420 km)  - Length 310 miles (500 km)  - % water 17  - Latitude 42°30N to 47°3N  - Longitude 86°49W to 92°54W Population  Ranked... Image File history File links Map_of_USA_WI.svg‎ File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Wisconsin ... February 3 is the 34th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1845 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Crawford County is a county located in southwest Wisconsin. ... A county seat is a term for an administrative center for a county, primarily used in the United States. ... Chippewa Falls is a city located on the Chippewa River in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Chippewa Falls is a city located on the Chippewa River in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Area is a physical quantity expressing the size of a part of a surface. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... 2000 US Census logo The Twenty-Second United States Census, known as Census 2000 and conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13. ... Population density by country, 2006 Population density is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume. ... A time zone is a region of the Earth that has adopted the same standard time, usually referred to as the local time. ...  CST or UTC-6 The Central Standard Time Zone (CST) is a geographic region in the Americas that keeps time by subtracting six hours from UTC (UTC-6). ... Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) is a high-precison atomic time standard. ... Though DST is common in Europe and North America, most of the worlds people do not use it. ... Chippewa redirects here. ... United States of America, showing states, divided into counties. ... 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The following is a list of sources used in the creation of encyclopedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... In the United States, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has produced a formal definition of metropolitan areas. ... Eau Claire County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. ... Menomonie is a city in western Wisconsin. ... A Micropolis (mini-city) is a demographics term that gained currency in the 1990s to describe growing population centers in the United States that are far removed from a large city, even 100 miles (160 km) or more. ... Dunn County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. ... Eau Claire is a city located in west-central Wisconsin. ... 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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,697 km² (1,041 mi²). 2,617 km² (1,010 mi²) of it is land and 80 km² (31 mi²) of it (2.97%) is water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ...


Adjacent counties

Rusk County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. ... Taylor County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. ... Clark County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. ... Eau Claire County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. ... Dunn County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. ... Barron County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. ...

Demographics

2000 Census Age Pyramid for Chippewa County.
2000 Census Age Pyramid for Chippewa County.
Historical populations
Census Pop.
1900 33,037
1910 32,103 -2.8%
1920 36,482 13.6%
1930 37,342 2.4%
1940 40,703 9.0%
1950 42,839 5.2%
1960 45,096 5.3%
1970 47,717 5.8%
1980 52,127 9.2%
1990 52,360 0.4%
2000 55,195 5.4%
WI Counties 1900-1990

As of the census² of 2000, there were 55,195 people, 21,356 households, and 15,013 families residing in the county. The population density was 21/km² (55/mi²). There were 22,821 housing units at an average density of 9/km² (23/mi²). The racial makeup of the county was 97.85% White, 0.16% Black or African American, 0.32% Native American, 0.89% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.17% from other races, and 0.60% from two or more races. 0.52% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. 44.1% were of German, 15.8% Norwegian and 5.8% Irish ancestry. Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... 1900 US Census The Twelfth United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States to be 76,212,168, an increase of 21. ... The Thirteenth United States Census was taken in 1910. ... The Fourteenth United States Census was taken in 1920. ... The Fifteenth United States Census was taken in 1930. ... The Sixteenth United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States to be 132,164,569, an increase of 7. ... The Seventeenth United States Census was taken in 1950. ... The Eighteenth United States Census was taken in 1960. ... The Nineteenth United States Census was taken in 1970. ... The Twetieth United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States to be 226,542,199, an increase of 11. ... The Twenty-first United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States to be 248,709,873, an increase of 9. ... 2000 US Census logo The Twenty-Second United States Census, known as Census 2000 and conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13. ... 1870 US Census for New York City A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of encyclopedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ...


There were 21,356 households out of which 33.70% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.30% were married couples living together, 8.00% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.70% were non-families. 24.70% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.00% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 3.03. This article or section needs copy editing for grammar, style, cohesion, tone and/or spelling. ...


In the county, the population was spread out with 26.50% under the age of 18, 7.70% from 18 to 24, 28.20% from 25 to 44, 23.10% from 45 to 64, and 14.60% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 99.10 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.00 males.


Cities, villages, and towns

A farm in Chippewa county

Cities a farm near Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin From http://www. ... a farm near Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin From http://www. ... Farms, East of Gorgan, Iran. ...

Villages Categories: | ... Chippewa Falls is a city located on the Chippewa River in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Cornell is a city located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Eau Claire is a city located in west-central Wisconsin. ... There is also the Town of Stanley in Stanley, Barron County. ...

CDP Boyd is a village located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Cadott is a village located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Lake Hallie is a village located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... New Auburn is a village located in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... A census-designated place (CDP) is an area identified by the United States Census Bureau for statistical reporting. ...

Towns Lake Wissota is an unincorporated area located within the Town of Lafayette in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... The definitions of the political subdivisions of the Wisconsin differ from those in certain other countries or even various other U.S. states, leading to misunderstandings regarding the governmental nature of an area. ...

* indicates a municipality considered part of the Eau Claire-Chippewa Falls metropolitan area. Anson is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Arthur is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Auburn is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Birch Creek is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Bloomer is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Cleveland is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Colburn is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Cooks Valley is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Delmar is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Eagle Point is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Edson is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Estella is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Goetz is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Hallie is a town in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Howard is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Lafayette is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Lake Holcombe is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Ruby is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Sampson is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Sigel is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Tilden is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Wheaton is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Woodmohr is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... County map of Wisconsin, highlighting the Eau Claire-Chippewa Falls metropolitan area in red. ...

References

  1. ^ Taken from Wisconsin Blue Book 1991-1992 p. 731; cited there as from "Wisconsin Historical Records, Origin and Legislative History of County Boundaries in Wisconsin, 1942."
  2. ^ When Counties Originated from rootsweb.com's Oconto County, Wisconsin webpage.

Oconto County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. ...

External links

 
Eau Claire, Wisconsin (metro)
Flag of Wisconsin
Surrounding municipalities
(over 10,000)
Chippewa Falls°
(less than 10,000)

Altoona° | Anson* | Brunswick* | Eagle Point* | Hallie* | Lafayette* | Lake Hallie | Lake Wissota§
Pleasant Valley* | Seymour*§ | Tilden* | Union* | Washington* | Wheaton*
The Open Directory Project (ODP), also known as dmoz (from directory. ... Eau Claire is a city located in west-central Wisconsin. ... Official language(s) None Capital Madison Largest city Milwaukee Area  Ranked 23rd  - Total 65,498 sq mi (169,790 km²)  - Width 260 miles (420 km)  - Length 310 miles (500 km)  - % water 17  - Latitude 42°30N to 47°3N  - Longitude 86°49W to 92°54W Population  Ranked... County map of Wisconsin, highlighting the Eau Claire-Chippewa Falls metropolitan area in red. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Wisconsin. ... Chippewa Falls is a city located on the Chippewa River in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Location of Altoona within Wisconsin Location of Altoona within Eau Claire County Altoona is a city in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin, United States. ... Anson is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Brunswick is a town located in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin. ... Eagle Point is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Hallie is a town in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Lafayette is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Lake Hallie is a village located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Lake Wissota is an unincorporated area located within the Town of Lafayette in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Pleasant Valley is a town located in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin. ... There are two other Towns named Seymour in Wisconsin. ... Tilden is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ... Union is a town located in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin. ... Washington is a town located in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin. ... Wheaton is a town located in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. ...

Counties

Eau Claire | Chippewa Eau Claire County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin. ...

*town village °city §CDP

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Chippewa County, Wisconsin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (346 words)
Chippewa County is a county located in the state of Wisconsin.
The racial makeup of the county is 97.85% White, 0.16% Black or African American, 0.32% Native American, 0.89% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.17% from other races, and 0.60% from two or more races.
In the county, the population is spread out with 26.50% under the age of 18, 7.70% from 18 to 24, 28.20% from 25 to 44, 23.10% from 45 to 64, and 14.60% who are 65 years of age or older.
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