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Wisconsin State Information

Wisconsin is located in eastern north-central of US. Wisconsin has 23rd rank in size among the United States. The state total area is 65,498 sq mi. Wisconsin State total population is 5,654,774 in 2009 estimation. In population wise the state has 23rd rank. Wisconsin is bordered on the north by Lake Superior and the state of Michigan, east by Lake Michigan, south by Illinois and west by Iowa and Minnesota. State total boundary length is 1,379 mi. Wisconsin?s nick name is The Badger State. The state capital city is Madison and largest city is Milwaukee. English is the Wisconsin?s official language. Wisconsin has continental climate, summers are warm and winters are very cold. Wisconsin has more than 820,000 acres forestland. Forest management is directed by the Department of Natural Resources. The State economy was based on farming, mining and lambing. Agriculture is the help for state economy. Agricultural income has continued to rise in recent years. Wisconsin ranks first in the production of corn for silage, cranberries, ginseng, and snap beans for processing. The state?s leading field crops are oats, wheat and barley.

Wisconsin State Recreation, Culture and Attractions

Wisconsin State is a popular vacation destination for outdoor recreation. Wisconsin has many lakes of varied size. The state popular outdoor activities are hunting and fishing. The state has many attractions and outdoor recreational opportunities. Additional famous attractions are Wisconsin Dells gorge, Cave of the Mounds, Mississippi River. Wisconsin has tree national parks. They are Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, on Lake Superior, and the St. Croix and Lower St. Croix scenic river ways. Wisconsin has three major league teams. They are football, baseball and basketball. The Green Bay Packers are one of the most successful small-market professional sports franchisees in the world. The state also has minor league teams in hockey. The state also has many college sports programs.

Wisconsin State Demographics

Wisconsin total population - 5,363,675
Wisconsin male population - 2,649,041
Wisconsin female population - 2,714,634
Wisconsin white population - 4,769,857
Wisconsin black population - 304,460
Wisconsin American Indian and Alaska Native - 47,228
Wisconsin Asian population - 88,763
Wisconsin Hispanic or Latino population - 192,921

Wisconsin School Information

Wisconsin has a tradition of leadership in education. Wisconsin state education is advocated by the "Wisconsin Idea". The State constitution was provided the free public education. Now the state public education in Wisconsin includes the 26 campus Universities of Wisconsin System. The state has many private institutions. Wisconsin also has 16-campus Wisconsin Technical College System. The State public elementary and secondary education is administered by the Department of Public Instruction.

Wisconsin State Symbols

Wisconsin State nickname - Badger State, America's Dairyland
Wisconsin state Flag
Wisconsin state Flag
Wisconsin state Slogan
Wisconsin state Slogan
Live like you mean it
Wisconsin state Song
Wisconsin state Song
On, Wisconsin!
Wisconsin state Motto
Wisconsin state Motto
Wisconsin state Fossil
Wisconsin state Fossil
Wisconsin state Mammal
Wisconsin state Mammal
Wisconsin state Fish
Wisconsin state Fish
Wisconsin state Flower
Wisconsin state Flower
Wood Violet
Wisconsin state  Insect
Wisconsin state Insect
European honey bee
Wisconsin state Tree
Wisconsin state Tree
Sugar Maple
Wisconsin state Soil
Wisconsin state Soil
Wisconsin state Bird
Wisconsin state Bird
American Robin
Wisconsin state Dance
Wisconsin state Dance
Wisconsin state Fruit
Wisconsin state Fruit
Wisconsin state Wild Life Animal
Wisconsin state Wild Life Animal
White-tailed deer

Wisconsin State History

Frenchman Jean Nicolet founded the Green Bay colony. He is became the first European to explore what is now to become Wisconsin. In 1634 he landed on the shores of Green Bay while in the service of Samuel de Champlain. In 1763 Great Britain obtained the region in settlement of the French and Indian Wars. In 1783 Britain signed the treaty ending the American Revolution. In the nineteenth century saw settlements by "Yankees". Migration of Yankees from New England and southerners moved to the lead-mining region of southwestern Wisconsin. Dominique Ducharme was the first white European to settle in the Fox Valley in 1793. He was paid two barrels of rum to two Indians for land on both sides of the Fox River near the Kaukauna rapids. He has built a house on the land and settled there. He began trading with the Menominee and Chippewa Indians. At the same time 1,500 Indians lived in the village of Kaukauna. The population and economy began to expand rapidly. In the 20th century the state took new political turn with the inauguration of Republican Robert.

Wisconsin State Tourist Information

Tourism is one of the major industries in Wisconsin. It is the State?s third largest industry in Wisconsin. This is directly and indirectly supports 323,759 jobs in the state. Wisconsin has many tourist attractions. The famous tourist attractions are Wisconsin Dells gorge, Cave of the Mounds, sandstone cliffs. Some of the festivals are Summerfest, Northern Wisconsin Metalfest and the EAA. Oshkosh Airshow draws international attention. Wisconsin has three national parks. They are Apostle Islands National Lakeshore on Lake Superior and the St. Croix and Lower St. Croix scenic river ways. The state has outdoor activities also. The state popular outdoor activities are hunting and fishing. Door County is a popular destination for boaters.

Wisconsin State Transportation

Wisconsin has many transportation equipments and machinery manufacturers. In 1850 built the first rail line in Wisconsin from Milwaukee to Prairie du Chien. Amtrak provides passenger rail service to Milwaukee, La Crosse, Tomah and several other cities throughout Wisconsin. The state had 112,362 mi of public roadway in 2000 estimation. The private passenger vehicle continues to be the dominant mode of travel. The public transits include large bus systems in Milwaukee and Madison. Wisconsin had 443 public and private airports. The state?s main airport is Milwaukee's General Mitchell International Airport.

Wisconsin Taxes

Wisconsin State Tax Rate Range Low 4.6% High 6.75%
Wisconsin State Tax Income Brackets Lowest flat rate 9,700 (v) - Highest flat rate 145,460 (v)
Wisconsin State Personal Exemptions Single 700 - Married 1,400 ? Dependents ? 700
Wisconsin State Sales Tax Rate on Food 5.0%, on Prescription Drugs 0%, on Non-prescription Drugs 0%
Wisconsin State Total Tax on Gasoline 32.9%, on Diesel Fuel 32.9%
Wisconsin State Excise Tax Rates on Cigarettes Tax Rate 177(¢ per pack)
Wisconsin State Beer Excise Tax Rate $0.06($ per gallon)
Wisconsin State Wine Excise Tax Rate $0.25($ per gallon)

Wisconsin Universities

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin - 41,028 Students
Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin - 11,548 Students
Lawrence University, Appleton, Wisconsin - 1,480 Students
Beloit College, Beloit, Wisconsin - 1,432 Students
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin - 9,849 Students
Bellin College of Nursing, Green Bay, Wisconsin - 275 Students
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin - 10,766 Students
Ripon College, Ripon, Wisconsin - 977 Students
University of Wisconsin-Platteville, Platteville, Wisconsin - 6,813 Students
Viterbo University, La Crosse, Wisconsin - 2,991 Students

Wisconsin Religions

Wisconsin Christian Population is 85%
Wisconsin Protestant Population is 55%
Wisconsin Lutheran Population is 23%
Wisconsin Methodist Population is 7%
Wisconsin Baptist Population is 5%
Wisconsin Presbyterian Population is 2%
Wisconsin United Church of Christ Population is 2%
Wisconsin Other Protestant or general Protestant Population is 15%
Wisconsin Roman Catholic Population is 29%
Wisconsin Other Christian Population is 1%
Wisconsin Other religions Population is 1%
Wisconsin Non-affiliated Population is 15%

Wisconsin Counties

Adams County, Wisconsin - Population 18,643
Ashland County, Wisconsin - Population 16,866
Barron County, Wisconsin - Population 44,963
Bayfield County, Wisconsin - Population 15,013
Brown County, Wisconsin - Population 226,778
Buffalo County, Wisconsin - Population 13,804
Burnett County, Wisconsin - Population 15,674
Calumet County, Wisconsin - Population 40,631
Chippewa County, Wisconsin - Population 55,195
Clark County, Wisconsin - Population 33,557
Columbia County, Wisconsin - Population 52,468
Crawford County, Wisconsin - Population 17,243
Dane County, Wisconsin - Population 426,526
Dodge County, Wisconsin - Population 85,897
Door County, Wisconsin - Population 27,961
Douglas County, Wisconsin - Population 43,287
Dunn County, Wisconsin - Population 39,858
Eau Claire County, Wisconsin - Population 93,142
Florence County, Wisconsin - Population 5,088
Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin - Population 97,296
Forest County, Wisconsin - Population 10,024
Grant County, Wisconsin - Population 49,597
Green County, Wisconsin - Population 33,647
Green Lake County, Wisconsin - Population 19,105
Iowa County, Wisconsin - Population 22,780
Iron County, Wisconsin - Population 6,861
Jackson County, Wisconsin - Population 19,100
Jefferson County, Wisconsin - Population 74,021
Juneau County, Wisconsin - Population 24,316
Kenosha County, Wisconsin - Population 149,577
Kewaunee County, Wisconsin - Population 20,187
La Crosse County, Wisconsin - Population 107,120
Lafayette County, Wisconsin - Population 16,137
Langlade County, Wisconsin - Population 20,740
Lincoln County, Wisconsin - Population 29,641
Manitowoc County, Wisconsin - Population 82,887
Marathon County, Wisconsin - Population 125,834
Marinette County, Wisconsin - Population 43,384
Marquette County, Wisconsin - Population 15,832
Menominee County, Wisconsin - Population 4,562
Milwaukee County, Wisconsin - Population 940,164
Monroe County, Wisconsin - Population 40,899
Oconto County, Wisconsin - Population 35,634
Oneida County, Wisconsin - Population 36,776
Outagamie County, Wisconsin - Population 160,971
Ozaukee County, Wisconsin - Population 82,317
Pepin County, Wisconsin - Population 7,213
Pierce County, Wisconsin - Population 36,804
Polk County, Wisconsin - Population 41,319
Portage County, Wisconsin - Population 67,182
Price County, Wisconsin - Population 15,822
Racine County, Wisconsin - Population 188,831
Richland County, Wisconsin - Population 17,924
Rock County, Wisconsin - Population 152,307
Rusk County, Wisconsin - Population 15,347
Sauk County, Wisconsin - Population 55,225
Sawyer County, Wisconsin - Population 16,196
Shawano County, Wisconsin - Population 40,664
Sheboygan County, Wisconsin - Population 112,646
Saint Croix County, Wisconsin - Population 63,155
Taylor County, Wisconsin - Population 19,680
Trempealeau County, Wisconsin - Population 27,010
Vernon County, Wisconsin - Population 28,056
Vilas County, Wisconsin - Population 21,033
Walworth County, Wisconsin - Population 93,759
Washburn County, Wisconsin - Population 16,036
Washington County, Wisconsin - Population 117,493
Waukesha County, Wisconsin - Population 360,767
Waupaca County, Wisconsin - Population 51,731
Waushara County, Wisconsin - Population 23,154
Winnebago County, Wisconsin - Population 156,763
Wood County, Wisconsin - Population 75,555

Wisconsin State Government

Wisconsin?s legislature of senate with 33 members is elected for four-year terms. Governor and lieutenant governor also elected for four-year terms. Legislators must be state residents for one year prior to election. The state voters must be US citizens, at least 18 years old and must have resided in the state for at least 10 days before the election. The state does not require voters to register. The state has 72 counties and 585 municipal governments. Each county is governed by a board of supervisors. He is elected for two year terms. The state highest court is Supreme Court. Supreme Court judges are elected statewide on a nonpartisan basis for terms of 10 years.

Wisconsin State Economy

The assortment of Wisconsin's economy might be predictable restrained the power of the national decline and slowdown in 2001 and 2002, and by the end of 2002, the reflection of employment in the state was outpacing that of the nation overall. Now the state's economic output from manufacturing was $48.9 billion in the year of 2008, creating it the tenth main between states in manufacturing gross national product. The State's major economic products are tourism, transportation and agriculture. Tourism is the Wisconsin's third largest industry. The state has number of major tourist attractions. Agriculture is a major sector in the state. The state's most important yield is corn for grain, most of which goes to feeding the state's livestock. Other livestock products formed in the state include honey, aquaculture, sheep and lambs, and turkeys. Industrialists add value to raw products by producing manufactured articles like cotton cloth becomes more valued than a boll of cotton through manufacturing methods.

Wisconsin State Parks

Apostle Islands National Lakeshore - Lake Superior, WI: It is open at 8 am to 4:30 pm throughout the Monday to Friday. Ice Age National Scenic Trail - Madison, WI: This is open year around. There are collecting entrance fees. North Country National Scenic Trail - Seven States-New York to North Dakota , MI,MN,ND,NY,OH,PA,WI: Reservations and fees may be required for portions of the trail. The operating hours for the National Park Service office are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., except holidays. Saint Croix National Scenic River - Saint Croix Falls, WI: There are no entrance fees. Open at 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday-Friday and closed on Federal Holidays.