Appleton is a city located in Swift County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 1,303, it is the 312th largest city in Minnesota and the 9246th largest city in the United States . Appleton is currently declining at a rate of -0.84% annually and its population has decreased by -7.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,412 in 2010. Appleton reached it's highest population of 1,413 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Appleton has a population density of 696 people per square mile.
The average household income in Appleton is $53,647 with a poverty rate of 17.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $528 per month, and the median house value is $49,900. The median age in Appleton is 44.2 years, 40.7 years for males, and 46.9 years for females.