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Wausau (pronounced /wô'sô/) is a city in and the county seat of Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States. The city is located at an altitude of 364.2 meters (1,195 ft). The Wisconsin River divides the city. Wausau is 180 miles (290 km) east of Minneapolis, Minnesota. The city is located adjacent to and partially surrounded by the town of Wausau. According to the 2000 census, Wausau had a population of 38,426 people. Wausau is the core city of the Wausau Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which includes all of Marathon County and had a population of 125,834 at the 2000 census. Besides Wausau, other significant communities in the metropolitan area include Schofield, Rothschild, Weston, Kronenwetter, and the town of Rib Mountain. It is the 297th largest MSA in the United States.