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Wisconsin, USAi
Regional Level Types
WisconsinState
USACountry

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Key
Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Milwaukee600,155 (2017)
Madison248,951 (2017)
Green Bay105,207 (2017)
Kenosha99,858 (2017)
Racine77,742 (2017)
Appleton74,139 (2018)
Other Languages:
French:
Wisconsin, États-Unis
German:
Wisconsin, Vereinigte Staaten
Italian:
Wisconsin, Stati Uniti d'America
Russian:
Висконсин, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Simplified Chinese:
威斯康辛州, 美国
Spanish:
Wisconsin, Estados Unidos
Afrikaans:
Wisconsin, Verenigde State van Amerika
Albanian:
Wisconsin, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Amharic:
ዊስኮንሲን, አሜሪካ
Anglo-Saxon:
Wisconsin, Geānedu Rīcu American
Arabic:
ويسكونسن, الولايات المتحدة
Aragonese:
Wisconsin
Armenian:
Վիսկոնսին, Ամերիկայի Միացյալ Նահանգներ
Asturian:
Wisconsin, Estaos Xuníos d'América
Aymara:
Wisconsin suyu, Istadus Unidus
Azeri:
Viskonsin, Amerika Birləşmiş Ştatları
Bashkir:
Висконсин, Америка Ҡушма Штаттары
Basque:
Wisconsin
Bavarian:
Wisconsin, Vaoanigte Stootn
Belarusian:
Вісконсін, Злучаныя Штаты Амерыкі
Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):
Вісконсін, Злучаныя Штаты Амэрыкі
Bengali:
উইসকনসিন, মার্কিন যুক্তরাষ্ট্র
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
উইসকনসিন, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Bislama:
Wisconsin, Yunaeted Stet blong Amerika
Bosnian:
Wisconsin, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Breton:
Wisconsin, Stadoù-Unanet Amerika
Bulgarian:
Уисконсин, Съединени американски щати
Burmese:
ဝစ္စကွန်းဆင်းပြည်နယ်, အမေရိကန်ပြည်ထောင်စု
Catalan:
Wisconsin, Estats Units d’Amèrica
Cebuano:
Wisconsin
Central Bikol:
Wisconsin, Estados Unidos
Chechen:
Висконсин, Америкин Цхьаьнатоьхна Штаташ
Chuvash:
Висконсин, Пĕрлешнĕ Штатсем
Cornish:
Wisconsin, Statys Unys
Corsican:
Wisconsin, Stati Uniti d'America
Croatian:
Wisconsin, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Czech:
Wisconsin, Spojené státy americké
Danish:
Wisconsin, USA
Dutch:
Wisconsin, Verenigde Staten
Dutch Low Saxon:
Wisconsin, Verienigde Staoten van Amerika
Egyptian Arabic:
ويسكونسين, امريكا
Emilian-Romagnol:
Wiscònsin, Stat Unî
Esperanto:
Viskonsino
Estonian:
Wisconsin, Ameerika Ühendriigid
Faroese:
Wisconsin
Farsi/Persian:
ویسکانسین, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Fiji Hindi:
Wisconsin, United States
Finnish:
Wisconsin, Yhdysvallat
Gagauz:
Wisconsin, Amerika Birleşik Devletläri
Galician:
Wisconsin, Estados Unidos de América
Georgian:
უისკონსინი, ამერიკის შეერთებული შტატები
Greek:
Ουισκόνσιν, Ηνωμένες Πολιτείες Αμερικής
Guarani:
Wisconsin, Tetãvore Joapykuéra
Haitian:
Wiskonnsenn, Etazini
Hakka:
Wisconsin
Hausa:
Wisconsin, Tarayyar Amurka
Hawaiian:
Wikonekina, ‘Amelika Hui Pū ‘ia
Hebrew:
ויסקונסין, ארצות הברית
Hill Mari:
Висконсин, Америкын Ушымы Штатвлӓжӹ
Hindi:
विस्कॉन्सिन, संयुक्त राज्य
Hungarian:
Wisconsin, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Icelandic:
Wisconsin, Bandaríkin
Ido:
Wisconsin, Usa
Igbo:
Wiskonsin, Njikọ̀taọ̀hà
Iloko:
Wisconsin, Estados Unidos iti Amerika
Indonesian:
Wisconsin, Amerika Serikat
Interlingua:
Wisconsin, Statos Unite de America
Irish Gaelic:
Wisconsin, Stáit Aontaithe Mheiriceá
Japanese:
ウィスコンシン州, アメリカ合衆国
Javanese:
Wisconsin, Amérika Sarékat
Judaeo-Spanish:
Wisconsin, Estados Unidos de Amerika
Kabiye:
Wiskɔnsɛɛ, Etaazuunii
Kabyle:
Wisconsin, Iwunak Yeddukklen n Temrikt
Kalmyk:
Висконсин, Америкин Ниицәтә Орн Нутугуд
Kannada:
ವಿಸ್ಕೊನ್‌ಸಿನ್, ಅಮೇರಿಕ ಸಂಯುಕ್ತ ಸಂಸ್ಥಾನ
Kapampangan:
Wisconsin, Estados Unidos
Kazakh (Cyrillic Script):
Висконсин, Америка Құрама Штаттары
Korean:
위스콘신주, 미국
Kurdish (Latin Script):
Wisconsin, Dewletên Yekbûyî yên Amerîkayê
Kyrgyz:
Висконсин, Америка Кошмо Штаттары
Latin:
Visconsinia, Civitates Foederatae Americae
Latvian:
Viskonsina, Amerikas Savienotās Valstis
Ligurian:
Wisconsin, Stati Unïi d'America
Limburgian:
Wisconsin, Vereinegde Staote vaan Amerika
Lithuanian:
Viskonsinas, Jungtinės Amerikos Valstijos
Lombard:
Wisconsin, Stat Ünì d'America
Low Saxon/Low German:
Wisconsin, USA
Luri:
ڤیسکانسین, ڤولاتچٱیا یٱکاگرتٱ آمریکا
Luxembourgish:
Wisconsin, Vereenegt Staate vun Amerika
Macedonian:
Висконсин, Соединети Американски Држави
Maithili:
विस्कान्सिन, संयुक्त राज्य अमेरिका
Malagasy:
Wisconsin, Etazonia
Malay:
Wisconsin, Amerika Syarikat
Malayalam:
വിസ്കോൺസിൻ
Manx:
Wisconsin, Steatyn Unnaneysit America
Maori:
Wisconsin, Hononga-o-Amerika
Marathi:
विस्कॉन्सिन, अमेरिकेची संयुक्त संस्थाने
Mazanderani:
ویسکانسین
Meadow Mari:
Висконсин, Ушымо Американ Штат-влак
Min Dong Chinese:
Wisconsin
Mingrelian:
ვისკონსინი, ამერიკაშ აკოართაფილი შტატეფი
Mongolian:
Висконсин, Америкийн Нэгдсэн Улс
Nauruan:
Wisconsin, Eben Merika
Navajo:
Beʼekʼidtaʼ Hahoodzo, Wááshindoon Bikéyah Ałhidadiidzooígíí
Nepali:
विस्कान्सिन, संयुक्त राज्य अमेरिका
Newar / Nepal Bhasa:
विस्कन्सिन, संयुक्त राज्य अमेरिका
Northern Frisian:
Wisconsin, Feriind Stoote foon Ameerika
Northern Sami:
Wisconsin, Amerihká ovttastuvvan stáhtat
Norwegian:
Wisconsin, USA
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Wisconsin, USA
Occitan:
Wisconsin, Estats Units d'America
Ossetian:
Висконсин, Америкæйы Иугонд Штаттæ
Pali:
विन्कोसिन, संयुक्त राज्य अमेरिका
Papiamento:
Wisconsin, Estadonan Uni di Merka
Piedmontese:
Wisconsin, Stat Unì d'América
Polish:
Wisconsin, Stany Zjednoczone
Portuguese:
Wisconsin, Estados Unidos
Punjabi:
ਵਿਸਕਾਂਸਨ, ਸੰਯੁਕਤ ਰਾਜ ਅਮਰੀਕਾ
Quechua:
Wisconsin suyu, Hukllachasqa Amirika Suyukuna
Romanian:
Wisconsin, Statele Unite ale Americii
Romansh:
Wisconsin, Stadis Unids
Russia Buriat:
Висконсин
Samogitian:
Viskonsėns, JAV
Sanskrit:
विस्कान्सिन्, अमेरिकासंयुक्तराज्यम्
Sardinian:
Wisconsin, Istados Unidos de Amèrica
Saterland Frisian:
Wisconsin, Fereende Stoaten fon Amerikoa
Scots:
Wisconsin
Scottish Gaelic:
Wisconsin, Na Stàitean Aonaichte
Serbian:
Висконсин, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Serbo-Croatian:
Wisconsin, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Sicilian:
Wisconsin, Stati Uniti
Silesian:
Wisconsin, Zjednoczůne Sztaty
Slovak:
Wisconsin, Spojené štáty
Slovenian:
Wisconsin, Združene države Amerike
South Azerbaijani:
ویسکانسین ایالتی, آمریکا بیرلشمیش ایالتلری
Swahili:
Wisconsin, Marekani
Swedish:
Wisconsin, USA
Tagalog:
Wisconsin, Estados Unidos
Tamil:
விஸ்கொன்சின், அமெரிக்க ஐக்கிய நாடு
Tatar:
Висконсин, Америка Кушма Штатлары
Telugu:
విస్కాన్సిన్, అమెరికా సంయుక్త రాష్ట్రాలు
Thai:
รัฐวิสคอนซิน, ประเทศสหรัฐอเมริกา
Tibetan (Standard):
ཝིས་སི་ཁོན་སིན།, ཨ་མེ་རི་ཁ་རྒྱལ་ཕྲན་མཉམ་འབྲེལ་རྒྱལ་ཁབ།
Traditional Chinese:
威斯康辛州, 美國
Turkish:
Wisconsin, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Ukrainian:
Вісконсин, Сполучені Штати Америки
Upper Sorbian:
Wisconsin, Zjednoćene staty Ameriki
Urdu:
وسکونسن, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Uyghur:
Wiskonsin Shitati, ئامېرىكا قوشما شىتاتلىرى
Uzbek (Latin Script):
Viskonsin, Amerika Qoʻshma Shtatlari
Vietnamese:
Wisconsin, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Volapük:
Wisconsin, Lamerikän
Walloon:
Wisconsene, Estats Unis
Waray:
Wisconsin, Estados Unidos
Welsh:
Wisconsin, Unol Daleithiau America
West Frisian:
Wiskonsin, Feriene Steaten
Western Punjabi:
وسکونسن, امریکہ
Yakut:
Уисконсин, Америка Холбоһуктаах Штааттара
Yiddish:
וויסקאנסין, פאראייניקטע שטאטן פון אמעריקע
Yoruba:
Wisconsin
Zazaki:
Wisconsin, Dewletê Amerikayê Yewbiyayey


Wisconsin has a diversity of mineral occurrences. Glaciers covered most of the state during the Pleistocene. The glacial drift contains a variety of jumbled materials, including drift copper, diamonds, flour gold, and, most notably, Lake Superior agates. Despite the glacial cover, many bedrock outcrops occur in the state. The bedrock structure is essentially a gentle arch cored by Precambrian rocks. Proterozoic carbonate rocks form the edge of the arch. Vugs in these rocks yield interesting crystallized minerals, such as millerite, fluorite, calcite and marcasite. In the southwestern portion of the state (Iowa, Lafayette and Grant counties) these rocks host classic Mississippi Valley-type lead-zinc deposits. The state mineral, galena, and state mascot, the badger, refer to the main ore and the nineteenth century miners. Toward the center of the state is a broad swath underlain by Cambrian sandstones, worked currently for “frac sand”. The bedrock in the northwestern part of the state is dominated by a continuation of the 1,100 million year old Midcontinent Rift from Michigan’s famous Keweenaw Peninsula. Although lacking in the bonanza copper deposits of Michigan, these rocks do contain similar minerals, most notably in Douglas County. The central part of the state contains granites and metamorphic rocks. Wisconsin’s state rock, red granite, comes from pits in this region. Some granitic rocks, notably in Marathon County, host interesting complex pegmatites. Across central Wisconsin is a 1,800 million year old volcanic belt that contains large massive sulfide deposits. Of these, the Flambeau Mine in Rusk County, produced many excellent mineral specimens. In the northeastern part of the state, Proterozoic banded iron formation of the Gogebic Range produced excellent specimens, particularly from the Montreal Mine in Iron County.

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