Latest Data (2018)
Population 10,437
Nationwide Rank 2984

Quick Facts

Portage, Wisconsin is the 2,984th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Portage, Wisconsin is a city.

Portage, Wisconsin is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Portage had its largest population ever.

Portage, Wisconsin is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 64% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Portage, Wisconsin Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2974 Fort Madison, Iowa 10,468 -10.0%
2975 Palatka, Florida 10,465 3.4%
2976 Covington, Louisiana 10,463 21.5%
2977 Storm Lake, Iowa 10,458 4.0%
2978 Kearney, Missouri 10,457 85.3%
2979 Bellefontaine Neighbors, Missouri 10,456 -5.6%
2980 Waterloo, Illinois 10,456 27.6%
2981 Cadillac, Michigan 10,453 4.3%
2982 Cape Canaveral, Florida 10,449 18.1%
2983 Pine Hill, New Jersey 10,439 -3.9%
2984 Portage, Wisconsin 10,437 7.2%
2985 Vermilion, Ohio 10,437 -4.4%
2986 Pearsall, Texas 10,434 36.1%
2987 Jackson, Wyoming 10,429 20.1%
2988 Gig Harbor, Washington 10,422 58.5%
2989 Fairfield, Iowa 10,414 8.5%
2990 Helena-West Helena, Arkansas 10,414 -30.1%
2991 Beverly Hills, Michigan 10,410 -0.1%
2992 Granbury, Texas 10,410 65.1%
2993 Hillsdale, New Jersey 10,405 3.1%
2994 Vidalia, Georgia 10,403 -1.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Wisconsin

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1774 South Milwaukee 20,801 -1.8%
1837 Germantown 19,959 8.8%
1843 Howard 19,909 45.3%
1853 Middleton 19,784 25.1%
1915 Fox Crossing 18,911
1935 Onalaska 18,711 25.4%
1965 Marshfield 18,311 -2.8%
1972 Cudahy 18,202 -1.0%
2012 Menasha 17,771 8.3%
2020 Wisconsin Rapids 17,696 -4.3%
2061 Ashwaubenon 17,272 -2.1%
2091 Oconomowoc 16,847 33.8%
2122 Menomonie 16,540 10.4%
2147 Beaver Dam 16,355 6.8%
2158 Kaukauna 16,246 24.0%
2192 River Falls 15,951 25.7%
2214 Bellevue 15,733 32.3%
2251 Hartford 15,329 37.9%
2272 Weston 15,143 24.8%
2289 Whitewater 14,929 10.8%
2304 Salem Lakes 14,809
2322 Pewaukee 14,611 27.9%
2371 Chippewa Falls 14,180 7.0%
2385 Greendale 14,072 -1.9%
2401 Hudson 13,926 55.1%
2403 Waunakee 13,924 53.4%
2408 Allouez 13,897 -10.0%
2414 Whitefish Bay 13,866 -1.9%
2502 Shorewood 13,224 -3.3%
2513 Verona 13,166 77.6%
2533 Stoughton 13,060 4.2%
2534 Plover 13,056 22.3%
2539 Suamico 13,012 47.8%
2563 Glendale 12,846 -3.5%
2613 Fort Atkinson 12,505 7.2%
2645 Harrison 12,305
2676 Baraboo 12,142 12.8%
2703 Platteville 12,015 20.0%
2717 Brown Deer 11,899 -1.8%
2728 Port Washington 11,838 12.7%
2739 Richfield 11,785 13.2%
2742 Grafton 11,766 10.7%
2777 Little Chute 11,564 8.6%
2780 Cedarburg 11,536 3.3%
2822 Waupun 11,318 5.4%
2855 Two Rivers 11,100 -12.2%
2873 Burlington 11,003 10.0%
2899 Sussex 10,849 19.6%
2938 Marinette 10,608 -9.7%
2944 Monroe 10,567 -2.7%
2949 DeForest 10,551 41.7%
2960 Oregon 10,520 39.1%
2984 Portage 10,437 7.2%
3059 Holmen 10,111 62.4%
3085 Elkhorn 9,998 34.8%
3129 Sparta 9,791 12.3%
3171 Reedsburg 9,522 20.8%
3172 St. Francis 9,514 9.7%
3175 Hobart 9,496 86.0%
3197 Tomah 9,383 11.2%
3206 Hartland 9,338 16.8%
3241 New Richmond 9,167 41.2%
3263 Merrill 9,085 -10.5%
3293 Sturgeon Bay 8,958 -5.3%
3300 Shawano 8,922 3.8%
3321 McFarland 8,840 36.0%
3358 Plymouth 8,729 10.0%
3463 Rice Lake 8,370 0.1%
3465 Somers 8,359
3483 Delavan 8,310 3.1%
3538 Pewaukee 8,192 -28.2%
3576 Mukwonago 8,055 28.1%
3580 Monona 8,045 0.0%
3583 Jefferson 8,034 9.0%
3596 Kronenwetter 7,992 48.0%
3606 Lake Geneva 7,962 3.3%
3618 Sheboygan Falls 7,932 16.5%
3634 Ashland 7,897 -8.1%
3663 Antigo 7,819 -8.5%
3666 Ripon 7,810 4.9%
3671 Altoona 7,794 16.2%
3720 Rhinelander 7,632 -5.4%
3729 Hales Corners 7,598 -1.8%
3742 Delafield 7,552 15.5%
3773 Mount Horeb 7,443 25.8%
3778 Windsor 7,436
3865 Jackson 7,169 41.8%
3875 New London 7,137 0.2%
3884 Cottage Grove 7,106 73.8%
3977 Kimberly 6,803 10.3%
4015 Lake Hallie 6,697 44.3%
4044 Sturtevant 6,639 24.5%
4052 Fox Point 6,615 -5.4%
4209 Elm Grove 6,165 -1.4%
4223 Twin Lakes 6,136 18.7%
4298 Lake Mills 5,923 21.6%
4305 Waupaca 5,896 3.0%
4414 Prairie du Chien 5,665 -5.8%
4428 Edgerton 5,620 14.0%
4433 Milton 5,613 8.8%
4447 Waterford 5,571 37.2%
4496 Slinger 5,477 41.5%
4527 Berlin 5,416 2.3%
4545 Evansville 5,378 31.3%
4592 Rothschild 5,266 5.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 10,437 2,984
2017 10,473 2,958
2016 10,365 2,978
2015 10,382 2,965
2014 10,178 2,992
2013 10,183 2,977
2012 10,208 2,963
2011 10,249 2,949
2010 10,324 2,914
2009 9,803 2,979
2008 9,829 2,958
2007 9,766 2,943
2006 9,739 2,925
2005 9,742 2,901
2004 9,852 2,851
2003 9,840 2,830
2002 9,787 2,824
2001 9,758 2,817
2000 9,728 2,804
1990 8,644 2,761