Appleton, Wisconsin Population 2018

Appleton, Wisconsin's estimated population is 74,653 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Appleton, Wisconsin is the 6th largest city in Wisconsin based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 3053.25 people/mi² (1178.86 people/km²), with a household density of 473.85 people/km² (1227.26 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 35.3 years, 34.4 years for males, and 36.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.3 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 30,007 households in the city, with an average size of 2.48 people per household. The vacancy rate was 4.5%, with a median rent of $705/month. The median house has 5.6 rooms, and has a value of $137,800.

The median income for households in Appleton, Wisconsin is $53,878, while the mean household income is $70,860. The per capita income is $28,369, and 8.3% of families and 12.1% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 17.1% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 6.2% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201774,6532060.28%
201674,4472740.37%
201574,1731520.21%
201474,0213950.54%
201373,6264570.62%
201273,1692090.29%
201172,9602210.30%
201072,7392,6523.78%
200070,0874,3926.69%
199065,6956,78211.51%
198058,9132,5364.50%
197056,3777,96616.45%
196048,41114,40142.34%
195034,0105,57419.60%
194028,4363,16912.54%
193025,2675,70629.17%
192019,5612,78816.62%
191016,7731,68811.19%
190015,0853,21627.10%
189011,8693,86448.27%
18808,0053,48777.18%
18704,5180.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White63,086
Asian4,434
Some Other Race2,047
Two or More Races1,686
Black or African American1,668
American Indian and Alaska Native495
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Appleton Wi Population Pyramid 2018

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Appleton Wi Median Age

35.3


Total

34.4


Male

36.4


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 56,214 adults in Appleton Wi.

Appleton Wi Age Dependency

58.5

Age Dependency Ratio

19.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Appleton Wi Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.6
Houses Without Mortgage
5,970
Houses With Mortgage
12,994
Vacancy Rate
4.5
Median Rent
705
Median Home Value
137,800
Renter-Occupied Units
9,694
Owner-Occupied Units
18,964
Total Housing Units
30,007

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Appleton Wi for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 2.8% and the labor force participation rate is 70.6%.

Appleton Wi Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.48
Average Family Size
3.15
Total Households
28658
Married Couple Households
13355
Male Householder (no wife) Families
1295
Female Householder (no husband) Families
2979
Non Family Households
11029
Total Families
17629
Households With Own Children
8666
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
7.9
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.5

Appleton Wi Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
1,461
$10,000 to $14,999
1,289
$15,000 to $24,999
2,942
$25,000 to $34,999
3,145
$35,000 to $49,999
4,133
$50,000 to $74,999
5,896
$75,000 to $99,999
4,260
$100,000 to $149,999
3,612
$150,000 to $199,999
934
Over $200,000
986

Appleton Wi Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Appleton Wi

Wisconsin

$53,878

$54,610

$70,860

$71,459

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Appleton Wi Education Data

Appleton Wi Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
1,4613.05%
9th to 12th Grade
2,3164.84%
High School Graduate
13,02027.21%
Some College
10,53922.03%
Associates Degree
5,16010.78%
Bachelors Degree
10,80822.59%
Graduate Degree
4,5449.50%