Lookup Public Records in Portage CountyWisconsin. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.

Portage County, Wisconsin Overview

Portage County is located in the West Central region of Wisconsin. Its county seat is Stevens Point. The county was formed in 1836 from Wisconsin Territory and later organized in 1844. It was named after the portage located at the Fox-Wisconsin Waterway. Based in the 2010 census, 70,019 people live in the 823-square mile area of the county. It is bordered by Marathon County in the north, Waupaca County in the east, Waushara County in the south, Adams County in the southwest, and Wood County in the west. The zip codes are 54406, 54407, 54423, 54443, 54458, 54467, 54473, 54481, 54482, 54492, 54909, and 54921.

Portage County Officials Information

The County Clerk has several duties such as providing clerical assistance to the County Board, issuing marriage licenses, coordinating elections, and maintaining records. In addition, the Clerk is responsible for the apportionment of County Tax, compiling the annual county directory, servicing as information center for the public, issuing solicitor permits, providing notary services, issuing timber cutting notices, and receiving claims filed against the county.

County Clerk’s Office:

Address: 1516 Church Street, Stevens Point, WI 54481
Phone: 715.346.1351
Fax: 715.346.1486
The Clerk also handles the county mail, publishes election information and results, files certificate of termination of domestic partnerships, issues large assembly permits, issues commercial animal establishment licenses, handles the county board payroll, oversees tax deed land sales, and publishes the proceedings of the Portage County Board of Supervisors.

Portage Court Records Information

You can search for court records by visiting the Clerk of Courts office or going online at the Wisconsin Circuit Court Access website. Request for copies must be submitted to the Clerk’s office. For more information, please call 715-346-1364.

Court Records Online:

Portage, WI Genealogy and Ancestry Records
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
Total Ancestries Reported 2005-200992,945
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-20091,534
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-200943
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-2009246
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-20091,055
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-2009659
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-20091,386
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-20094,746
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-2009475
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-20092,384
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-2009737
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-200929,885
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-2009108
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-2009409
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-20097,654
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-20091,733
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-2009136
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-20095,554
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-200922,196
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-200938
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-2009410
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-2009593
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-2009844
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-200961
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-200980
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-20091,690
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-2009353
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-2009101
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-2009201
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-200974
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-20095,896
Portage County Marriage License Office
In order to obtain a marriage license in Portage County, the applicants must apply together, in person, at the County Clerk’s office. Both parties must present their state-issued picture ID, military ID, or passport, and know their social security number
State Law:Marriage – Title 26, Ch. 26.04
All State Statutes: Information is online at the State Website
Office:Portage County Marriage License
Location:1516 Church Street, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, 54481
Phone:715-346-1351

Portage County Clerk’s Office

Address: 1516 Church St, Stevens Point, WI 54481, United States
Phone: 715-346-1351

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