In 2020, Appleton, WI had a population of 237k people with a median age of 39 and a median household income of $70,261. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Appleton, WI grew from 235,628 to 236,834, a 0.512% increase and its median household income grew from $67,616 to $70,261, a 3.91% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Appleton, WI are White (Non-Hispanic) (87.9%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.21%), White (Hispanic) (2.26%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.93%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.3%).
None of the households in Appleton, WI reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98.4% of the residents in Appleton, WI are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Appleton, WI are Fox Valley Technical College (3,637 degrees awarded in 2020), Lawrence University (394 degrees), and House of Heavilin Beauty College-Academy of Beauty Professionals (489131) (34 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Appleton, WI was $180,300, and the homeownership rate was 73.4%.
Most people in Appleton, WI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Appleton, WI was 2 cars per household.