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Appleton INFORMATION

Population: 70,221

Male 49% Female 50%
Married 60%
Single 39%

City rating

This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.

9/10

Overall value

This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.

8/10

Density (Population per mile²)

Compared to New York, Appleton has a very low population density. Appleton is perfect for those who like a quiet city.

3,362 Appleton
27,441 New York

City Info

Appleton, WI is a great place to live. It has its pros and cons like any city, but with a quality of life rating of 9/10 and an overall value of 8/10, it’s no surprise why so many people choose to live here.

Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. Appleton has a population density of 3,362, with 70,221 current residents.

Out of the 70,221 current residents, 49% are male and 50% are female. 60% of the residents are married and 39% are single.

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Residence

Air quality

Average air quality

Weather

  • 51% Sun
  • 30% Rain
  • 44% Snow

Condition

45°F average temperature

  • 41 years Median home age
  • $122,860 Median home price
  • -1.23% Home appreciation rate
  • 20.54% Annual property tax
  • 66%
    Homes owned
  • 29.3%
    Homes rented
  • 4.7%
    Homes vacant

Residence

As for living in Appleton, the air quality is 63% and the weather, on average, is 51% sunny, 30% rainy, and 44% snowy. The average temperature is 45°F.

Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in Appleton, you should know that 66% of homes are owned while 29.3% of homes are rented, and 4.7% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $122,860, the median age of homes is 41 years, the annual home appreciation is -1.23% and the annual property tax is 20.54%.

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Community

Religious diversity

  • Crime rate (per 100,000)

    4
  • Average age

    36
  • Political majority

    Democrat Democrat

Community

When looking at the community of Appleton, it’s important to determine the crime rate. Appleton’s crime rate is 4 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in Appleton is 36 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 54.93% Democratic, 43.33% Republican, and 1.74% Independent.

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Locale

Unemployment

10%

Education

Student teacher ratio 1:17

Occupation

  • Management, Business, Art & Sciences
    14.2%
  • Sales & Office Occupations
    26.9%
  • Service Occupations
    12.4%
  • Production, Transportation & Material Moving
    18%
  • Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
    7.2%
  • 89%
    High school diploma
  • 9%
    Some college or associates degree
  • 22%
    Bachelors degree
  • 9%
    Graduate or professional degree

Locale

When looking at Appleton, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 10.00% of residents are unemployed in Appleton (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Appleton residents: 14.2% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 21.15% are in the arts and sciences field, 12.4% are in the customer service field, 26.9% are in the sales field, 0.19% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 7.2% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 18% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:17. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 88.99%, 8.54% of residents have an associate’s degree, 21.86% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 8.81% have a master’s degree.

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Transit

Average commute time

Daily breakdown: by transport type

  • Public
    transportation
  • Car
  • Carpool
  • Work at home

Transit

If you plan on commuting to work in Appleton, you should be aware that the average commute time is 18 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26.5 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of Appleton have a few different options. 84% of commuters use their own cars, 8% of commuters carpool, 1% of commuters use the transit system, and 2% of residents work from home.

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