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Time Zone: Marquette County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Montello is the Seat for Marquette County.

Marquette County was founded in 1836.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Marquette had a population of 14,727 people. This is a decrease of 6.98% since the last Census (which gave a population of 15,832 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Marquette represented 0.3% of the total population of Wisconsin, making it the state's 62nd most populous county (out of 72 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201015,404-2.7%+4.6% since 2009
200914,727-6.98%-1.04% since 2008
200814,882-6%+0.16% since 2007
200015,832The Last Census

More information can be found on the Marquette County Census Page for Marquette County.


Below are some of the communities located in Marquette County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Marquette County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Montello   1,4091,3970.86% increase  
Packwaukee   1,2132,57452.9% decrease  
Buffalo   1,2121,08511.71% increase  
Westfield   1,1631,2174.44% decrease  
Montello   1,0201,0432.21% decrease  

Websites for Marquette County

Official Website:   www.co.marquette.wi.us/

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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