Kaukauna, WI Population

By | July 2, 2019

Population: 12,983. Estimated population in July 2020: 14,656 (+12.9% change)
Males: 6,393 (49.2%), Females: 6,590 (50.8%)

Outagamie County

Zip code: 54130

Median resident age: 35.1 years
Median household income: $43,980
Median house value: $91,200

Races in Kaukauna:

  • White Non-Hispanic (95.1%)
  • Other Asian (2.0%)
  • American Indian (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)

Ancestries: German (49.5%), Dutch (21.1%), Irish (11.3%), Polish (5.4%), United States (5.3%), French (5.0%).

Elevation: 710 feet

Land area: 6.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Kaukauna

  • High school or higher: 85.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 14.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kaukauna city

  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 58.1%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

2.5% Foreign born (2.1% Asia, 0.3% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +530 (+4.3%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Kaukauna:

  • ST ELIZABETH HOSPITAL 88 (about 8 miles; APPLETON, WI)
  • APPLETON MEDICAL CENTER (about 9 miles; APPLETON, WI)
  • CHILDRENS HOSPITAL OF WI FOX VALLEY (about 17 miles; NEENAH, WI)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Kaukauna:

  • OUTAGAMIE COUNTY REGIONAL (about 18 miles; APPLETON, WI; Abbreviation: ATW)
  • AUSTIN STRAUBEL INTERNATIONAL (about 18 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; Abbreviation: GRB)
  • WITTMAN REGIONAL (about 28 miles; OSHKOSH, WI; Abbreviation: OSH)
Other public-use airports nearest to Kaukauna:

  • BRENNAND (about 22 miles; NEENAH, WI; Abbreviation: 79C)
  • FOXAIR (about 23 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; Abbreviation: W26)
  • SHIOCTON (about 23 miles; SHIOCTON, WI; Abbreviation: W34)
Amtrak station near Kaukauna:

  • 10 miles: APPLETON (500 N. ONEIDA ST.) – Bus Station. Services: enclosed waiting area, intercity bus service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kaukauna:

  • FOX VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE AT APPLETON (about 10 miles; APPLETON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,364)
  • SAINT NORBERT COLLEGE (about 17 miles; DE PERE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,031)
  • NORTHEAST WISCONSIN TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 23 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; Full-time enrollment: 4,198)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-OSHKOSH (about 25 miles; OSHKOSH, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,057)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-GREEN BAY (about 29 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; Full-time enrollment: 4,794)
  • MORAINE PARK TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 41 miles; FOND DU LAC, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,037)
  • LAKELAND COLLEGE (about 60 miles; SHEBOYGAN, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,103)

Schools

Public high school in Kaukauna:

  • KAUKAUNA HI (Students: 1,318; Location: 1701 COUNTY ROAD CE; Grades: 09 – 12)
Private high school in Kaukauna:

  • KPC CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 4; Location: 1717 MAIN AVE; Grades: 10 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Kaukauna:

  • RIVER VIEW MID (Students: 769; Location: 101 OAK ST; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • QUINNEY EL (Students: 480; Location: 2601 SULLIVAN AVE; Grades: 02 – 05)
  • DR H B TANNER EL (Students: 424; Location: 2500 FIELDCREST DR; Grades: PK – 02)
  • HAEN EL (Students: 391; Location: 1130 HAEN DR; Grades: PK – 05)
  • PARK EL (Students: 199; Location: 509 LAWE ST; Grades: PK – 03)
  • NICOLET EL (Students: 146; Location: 109 E 8TH ST; Grades: PK – 02)
Private primary/middle schools in Kaukauna:

  • HOLY CROSS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 217; Location: 220 DOTY STREET; Grades: PK – 5)
  • ST ALOYSIUS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 164; Location: 2401 S MAIN AVENUE; Grades: PK – 5)
  • ST. MARY’S MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 162; Location: 112 WEST EIGHTH STREET; Grades: 6 – 8)
  • ST FRANCIS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 51; Location: 431 CTY TK CE; Grades: KG – 8)

Libraries

Library in Kaukauna:

  • KAUKAUNA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $494,299; Location: 111 MAIN AVE.; 63,378 books; 2,303 audio materials; 1,069 video materials; 213 serial subscriptions)