Living in Appleton, WI

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Appleton SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Appleton, WI Crime Report

1,316
Total Crimes
1,756.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-31.62%
Below National Average

Appleton, WI Cost Of Living

88
Appleton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Appleton, Wisconsin Info Snack

Appleton is a city in Outagamie (mostly), Calumet, and Winnebago counties in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. One of the Fox Cities, it is situated on the Fox River, 30 miles (48 km) southwest of Green Bay and 100 miles (160 km) north of Milwaukee. Appleton is the county seat of Outagamie County. The population was 72,623 at the 2010 census. Of this, 60,045 were in Outagamie County, 11,088 in Calumet County, and 1,490 in Winnebago County. Appleton is the principal city of the Appleton, Wisconsin Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is included in the Appleton-Oshkosh-Neenah, Wisconsin Combined Statistical Area. The city possesses the two tallest buildings in Outagamie County, the Zuelke Building and 222 Building, at 168 and 183 feet, respectively.
Population
74,234
Unemployment
3.7%
Poverty
11.4%
Median Home
$142,500
Median Income
$56,459
Median Rent
$779

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Map Of Appleton, WI

Population over time in Appleton

Year Population % Change
2017 74,234 0.5%
2016 73,832 0.5%
2015 73,446 0.4%
2014 73,118 0.4%
2013 72,861 -0.1%
2012 72,923 0.5%
2011 72,575 -0.2%
2010 72,716 0.1%
2009 72,620 -
Crime/100k Appleton WI USA
Violent Crime 220.2 295.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.0 5.0
Robbery 30.7 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 154.8 193.7 246.8
Property Crime 1536.1 1559.9 2199.5
Burglary 174.8 242.5 376.0
Larceny 1298.5 1168.9 1594.6
Car Theft 62.7 148.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Appleton

White
81.3% (60,332)
African American
3.1% (2,297)
American Indian
0.6% (421)
Asian
7.3% (5,453)
Hawaiian
0.0% (31)
Other
0.1% (84)
Two Or More
1.9% (1,421)
Hispanic
5.7% (4,195)
Race Appleton WI USA
White 81.3% 81.5% 61.1%
African American 3.1% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 7.3% 2.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.7% 6.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Appleton, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
4.2% (313,248)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.1% (302,288)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.0% (741,193)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.5% (775,856)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.1% (1,119,690)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.4% (1,442,624)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.7% (1,093,438)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.7% (1,015,699)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (312,993)
$200,000 or more
4.1% (306,366)
Income Appleton WI USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 5.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.1% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.0% 9.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.5% 9.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.1% 13.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.4% 19.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.7% 13.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.7% 15.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 4.1% 4.4% 7.0%

Gender in Appleton

Female
50.8% (37,677)
Male
49.2% (36,556)
Gender Appleton WI USA
Female 50.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Appleton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,484)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (3,711)
High School / GED
28.0% (20,785)
Some College
22.0% (16,331)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (8,165)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (16,331)
Master's Degree
7.0% (5,196)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,484)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (742)
Education Appleton WI USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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