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Around Park Ridge ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Wausau. It is located about 30 miles [48 km] to the north of Park Ridge. Wausau has a population of 38,500 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Stevens Point. It lies immediately west of Park Ridge and has a population of 25,900 people.

For comparison, Park Ridge has a population of 500 people.

Below is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Park Ridge.<2>

  • Buena Vista [Portage County]
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    • Buena Vista [Portage County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Park Ridge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,236 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buena Vista have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Carson [Portage County]
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    • Carson [Portage County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Park Ridge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,335 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carson have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Custer [Portage County]
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    • Custer [Portage County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east of Park Ridge
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  • Dewey [Portage County]
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    • Dewey [Portage County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north of Park Ridge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 973 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dewey have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Ellis [Portage County]
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    • Ellis [Portage County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Park Ridge
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  • Hull [Portage County]
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    • Hull [Portage County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north of Park Ridge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,513 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hull have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (9 more) ...
    • Linwood [Portage County]
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      • Linwood [Portage County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Park Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,155 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linwood have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Plover [Portage County]
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      • Plover [Portage County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south of Park Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,667 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plover have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Plover [Portage County]
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      • Plover [Portage County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south of Park Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,252 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plover have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Polonia [Portage County]
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      • Polonia [Portage County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Park Ridge
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    • Sharon [Portage County]
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      • Sharon [Portage County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the northeast of Park Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,045 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sharon have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Stevens Point [Portage County]
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      • Stevens Point [Portage County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the west of Park Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,949 people
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    • Stockton [Portage County]
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      • Stockton [Portage County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east of Park Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,007 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Torun [Portage County]
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      • Torun [Portage County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north of Park Ridge
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    • Whiting [Portage County]
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      • Whiting [Portage County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south of Park Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,704 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whiting have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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For more communities neighboring Park Ridge, please visit our County-by-County Page for Park Ridge.

Portage County ...

Park Ridge is located in Portage County<4>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Portage County: Adams, Marathon, Shawano, Waupaca, Waushara & Wood.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Park Ridge ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Park Ridge.

Airports Near Park Ridge ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<5> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Park Ridge and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Park Ridge.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Wisconsin

About Portage County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Park Ridge. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Portage County: www.co.portage.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Park Ridge.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Park Ridge) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Park Ridge. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Park RidgeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Park Ridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5200, Longitude: -89.5462       In this case, the coordinates for Park Ridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Portage, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Park Ridge), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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