What you need to know about Appleton, WI

Appleton is located in Outagamie County, Wisconsin. The population is 84% White, 2% Black, 6% Asian and 1% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 3% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 5% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $53,439 and the median home value is $137,900. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Appleton, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Appleton has a Walk Score ® of 39.
Top 10 Affordable Places to Live 2015
Top 10 Soccer 2012

Population

72,861
Up by 3.59%
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Housing

Homes Owned 67.91%
67.91% Complete
Homes Rented 32.09%
32.09% Complete

Real Estate

In Appleton, Wisconsin


Ready to move to Appleton? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Appleton.

Median Home Price

$137,900
Lower than the state average

Schools

In Appleton, Wisconsin


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Appleton rates.

Median Household Income

$53,439
Lower than the national average

Business

In Appleton, Wisconsin


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Appleton.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

Health

In Appleton, Wisconsin


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Appleton.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 32%
32% Complete
Graduated High School 92%
92% Complete

Appleton, WI's Rankings

Top 10 Affordable Places to Live 2015
Top 10 Soccer 2012

More About Appleton, WI

Best Places to Live in Wisconsin
Picturesque communities include Madison, La Crosse, Eau Claire