Plover, WI Population

By | July 3, 2019

Population: 10,520. Estimated population in July 2020: 11,256 (+7.0% change)
Males: 5,217 (49.6%), Females: 5,303 (50.4%)

Portage County

Zip code: 54467

Median resident age: 32.9 years
Median household income: $51,238
Median house value: $118,200

Races in Plover:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.0%)
  • Hispanic (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (42.3%), Polish (28.5%), Irish (11.5%), Norwegian (7.8%), English (7.5%), French (4.1%).

Elevation: 1075 feet

Land area: 8.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Plover

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 30.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Plover village

  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 62.3%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

1.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +2,328 (+28.4%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Plover:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Plover:

  • CENTRAL WISCONSIN (about 23 miles; MOSINEE, WI; Abbreviation: CWA)
  • VOLK FIELD (about 62 miles; CAMP DOUGLAS, WI; Abbreviation: VOK)
  • OUTAGAMIE COUNTY REGIONAL (about 73 miles; APPLETON, WI; Abbreviation: ATW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Plover:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Plover:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STEVENS POINT (about 5 miles; STEVENS POINT, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,083)
  • NORTHCENTRAL TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 35 miles; WAUSAU, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,039)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-OSHKOSH (about 76 miles; OSHKOSH, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,057)
  • FOX VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE AT APPLETON (about 80 miles; APPLETON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,364)
  • MORAINE PARK TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 87 miles; FOND DU LAC, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,037)
  • MADISON AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 94 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,914)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON (about 97 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 37,607)
Public primary/middle schools in Plover:

  • PLOVER-WHITING EL (Students: 404; Location: 1400 HOOVER AVE; Grades: PK – 06)
  • ROOSEVELT EL (Students: 369; Location: 2200 WISCONSIN AVE; Grades: PK – 06)
Private primary/middle school in Plover:

  • ST BRONISLAVA EL SCH (Students: 151; Location: 3301 WILLOW DR; Grades: KG – 5)