Kaukauna, Wisconsin

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Population in 2013: 15,725 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +21.1%
 
Males: 7,923  (50.4%)
Females: 7,802  (49.6%)
Median resident age:  34.9 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 54130.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $53,151 (it was $43,980 in 2000)
Kaukauna:

$53,151
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,844 (it was $18,748 in 2000)

Kaukauna city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $138,233 (it was $91,200 in 2000)
Kaukauna:

$138,233
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $177,514; Detached houses: $181,811; Townhouses or other attached units: $185,479; In 2-unit structures: $127,426; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $151,764; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $91,775; Mobile homes: $42,907

Median gross rent in 2013: $699.

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  • Races in Kaukauna, WI (2013)

    Kaukauna races chart
    • 14,51792.8%White alone
    • 5283.4%Hispanic
    • 2141.4%American Indian alone
    • 1360.9%Asian alone
    • 1340.9%Two or more races
    • 810.5%Black alone
    • 50.03%Other race alone

Races in Kaukauna detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Kaukauna: 94.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (40.0%), Dutch (14.6%), Irish (8.1%), Polish (4.2%), French (3.3%), United States (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1885

Elevation: 710 feet

Land area: 6.20 square miles.

Population density: 2,534 people per square mile   (average).

Kaukauna,WI real estate house value index trend

Kaukauna, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Kaukauna:

  • High school or higher: 93.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kaukauna city:

  • Never married: 29.8%
  • Now married: 52.1%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

286 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.8%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 26 registered sex offenders living in Kaukauna, Wisconsin as of July 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Kaukauna to the number of sex offenders is 50 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,817 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,641 (2.1%)

Kaukauna satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Appleton, WI (6.5 miles , pop. 70,087).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (86.2 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (171.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Buchanan, WI (1.3 miles ), Little Chute, WI (1.5 miles ), Combined Locks, WI (1.5 miles ), Vandenbroek, WI (1.5 miles ), Kimberly, WI (1.8 miles ), Harrison, WI (2.4 miles ), Wrightstown, WI (2.5 miles ), Appleton, WI (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $197,800
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $192,600
  • 2001: 17 buildings, average cost: $187,400
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $264,600
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $299,000
  • 2004: 19 buildings, average cost: $229,400
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $343,700
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $310,100
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $300,800
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $300,800
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $325,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.28 N, Longitude: 88.27 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,587 (-16.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,538 (17.7%)

Area code: 920

Kaukauna household income distribution Kaukauna home values distribution

Crime rates in Kaukauna by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0010000000000
per 100,000 0.00.07.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1110112231131
per 100,000 7.67.67.20.06.96.813.012.919.16.36.419.26.3
Robberies 0021001102120
per 100,000 0.00.014.47.00.00.06.56.40.012.56.412.80.0
Assaults 114457656214151218
per 100,000 84.130.428.835.248.240.832.538.712.787.896.676.9114.2
Burglaries 1914142016214331618151429
per 100,000 145.3106.3100.8140.7110.1142.826.0212.6101.9112.996.689.7183.9
Thefts 184249201178244288300323172168149170134
per 100,000 1,407.21,890.71,447.41,252.11,678.81,957.91,947.42,081.31,095.91,053.4959.51,089.7849.9
Auto thefts 1315131010920987826
per 100,000 99.4113.993.670.368.861.2129.858.051.043.951.512.838.1
Arson 20N/A2011000000
per 100,000 15.30.0N/A14.10.06.86.50.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 102.0109.3107.678.3100.1111.9114.2128.776.483.779.389.681.6

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Kaukauna detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 25 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.52
Wisconsin average:

2.19
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.7%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +530 (+4.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Kaukauna: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Kaukauna, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Kaukauna, Wisconsin average temperatures Kaukauna, Wisconsin average precipitation Kaukauna, Wisconsin humidity Kaukauna, Wisconsin wind speed Kaukauna, Wisconsin snowfall Kaukauna, Wisconsin sunshine Kaukauna, Wisconsin clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Kaukauna-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 15% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/27/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.0 miles away from the Kaukauna city center killed one person and injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1974, a category F4 tornado 19.3 miles away from the city center injured 35 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kaukauna-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wisconsin state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 403.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 197.5 miles away from Kaukauna center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 378.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 404.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 326.5 miles away from Kaukauna center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 443.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Outagamie County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kaukauna topographic map

Birthplace of: Mark Belling - Radio talk show host, Ric Killian - North Carolina politician, Brett Nagan - College football player (Columbia Lions).

Hospitals and medical centers in Kaukauna:

  • KAUKAUNA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (308 EAST 14TH STREET)
  • FMC - KAUKAUNA (2259 PROGRESS WAY)
  • RIVERVIEW HEALTH CENTER (200 SANATORIUM RD)
  • ST PAUL ELDER SERVICES, INC (316 EAST 14TH STREET)
  • ST PAUL HOME (509 W WISCONSIN)
  • ST PAUL HOME INC (1211 OAKRIDGE AVE)

Heliports located in Kaukauna:

Amtrak station near Kaukauna:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kaukauna:

  • Lawrence University (about 7 miles; Appleton, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,821)
  • Fox Valley Technical College (about 10 miles; Appleton, WI; FT enrollment: 5,682)
  • Saint Norbert College (about 16 miles; De Pere, WI; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (about 20 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 6,069)
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (about 23 miles; Oshkosh, WI; FT enrollment: 10,637)
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (about 25 miles; Green Bay, WI; FT enrollment: 5,415)
  • Moraine Park Technical College (about 35 miles; Fond du Lac, WI; FT enrollment: 3,079)

Public high schools in Kaukauna:

  • Kaukauna Hi (Students: 1117; Location: 1701 County Road CE; Grades: 9-12)
  • Freedom Hi (Students: 516; Location: N4021 County Rd E; Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Kaukauna:

Private elementary/middle schools in Kaukauna:

  • HOLY CROSS CAMPUS - KCSS (Students: 257; Location: 220 DOTY ST; Grades: 3 - 8)
  • ST NICHOLAS SCHOOL (Students: 140; Location: W2035 COUNTY ROAD S; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST ALOYSIUS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 136; Location: 2401 MAIN AVE; Grades: PK - 2)
  • TRINITY LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 67; Location: 800 AUGUSTINE ST; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Kaukauna

Library in Kaukauna:

  • KAUKAUNA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $688,726; Location: 111 MAIN AVE.; 63,509 books; 13,261 e-books; 7,693 audio materials; 3,151 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 28 state licensed databases; 11 other licensed databases; 175 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Kaukauna: Camp Winnecomac (A), Kaukauna Fire and Rescue Department (B), Kaukauna Public Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Kaukauna include: Bethany Lutheran Church (A), Holy Cross Catholic Church (B), Immanuel United Church of Christ (C), Kaukauna Pentecostal Church (D), Saint Aloysius Catholic Church (E), Saint Marys Roman Catholic Church (F), Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Union Cemetery (1), Holy Cross Cemetery (2), Saint Marys Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: 6224 Reservoir (A), 6229 Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Kankapot Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Kaukauna include: Horseshoe Park (1), La Follette Park (2), Riverside Park (3), White City Park (4), Central Park (5), Grignon Park (6), Thousand Island State Conservancy Area (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Grignon Mansion (Museums; 1313 Augustine Street).

Hotel: Fox City Motel (632 Hyland Avenue).

Outagamie County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 86.5. This is about average.

City:

86.5
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.66. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.66
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.81. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.81
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Kaukauna and their reported violations in the past:

KAUKAUNA UTILITIES (Population served: 13,430, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-13-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-17-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-17-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-27-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-16-2014), St Compliance achieved (JAN-21-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-03-2014), St Compliance achieved (JAN-08-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-13-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-03-2014), St Compliance achieved (JAN-08-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-13-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-03-2014), St Compliance achieved (JAN-08-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-13-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-03-2014), St Compliance achieved (JAN-08-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-13-2014)
  • One minor monitoring violation
HOLLAND TN SANITARY DIST (Population served: 495, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2008 and AUG-2009, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Other (2 times from OCT-07-2008 to AUG-26-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-27-2009), St Other (AUG-27-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and AUG-2009, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Other (4 times from JAN-27-2008 to AUG-06-2008), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-18-2008), St Other (OCT-01-2008), St Public Notif received (OCT-20-2008), St BCA signed (NOV-13-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-27-2009), St Other (MAR-03-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and AUG-2009, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Other (4 times from JAN-27-2008 to AUG-06-2008), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-18-2008), St Other (OCT-01-2008), St Public Notif received (OCT-20-2008), St BCA signed (NOV-13-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-27-2009), St Other (MAR-03-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-03-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-03-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-16-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2013)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
W I R STOCK CAR (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
W I R DRAG STRIP (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
STARLITE CLUB SMALL HALL (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
PIT STOP BAR & GRILL (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-25-2011), St Boil Water Order (MAY-25-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-25-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-01-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
STARLITE CLUB MAIN HALL (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
TWO OF A KIND BAR & GRILL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (SEP-27-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-27-2010), St Public Notif requested (SEP-27-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-03-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-19-2010), St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2010)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Kaukauna that have no violations reported:

  • OUT O TOWN SUPPER CLUB (Population served: 220, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.7%
(7.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.0% for Black residents, 26.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.4% for American Indian residents, 23.6% for other race residents, 32.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.2%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.3%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
101 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Kaukauna in 2000:

  • 152 people in nursing homes
  • 17 people in religious group quarters
  • 13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 6 people in other group homes

Kaukauna, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Kaukauna compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

Banks with branches in Kaukauna (2011 data):

  • East Wisconsin Savings Bank, S.A.: at 109 West Second Street, branch established on 1887/01/01; N3947 Columbia Ave Branch at N3947 Columbia Avenue, branch established on 1887/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $239.7 mil, Deposits: $195.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • The Bank of Kaukauna: The Bank Of Kaukauna at 264 W. Wisconsin Avenue, branch established on 1883/09/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $89.9 mil, Deposits: $74.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Brogan Bankshares, Inc.
  • Citizens Bank: Kaukauna Branch at 205 E 4th St, branch established on 1911/05/01. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $9,212.3 mil, Deposits: $7,452.0 mil, headquarters in Flint, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 220 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Republic Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Wisconsin average:

10.5

Kaukauna travel time to work - commute Kaukauna mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Kaukauna city (based on Outagamie County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic72,01423
Evangelical Protestant31,44772
Mainline Protestant22,90829
Other2,63513
Orthodox2242
None47,467-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 29
Outagamie County:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Outagamie County:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 71
Outagamie County:

4.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 149
Here:

8.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.5%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Outagamie County:

27.1%
Wisconsin:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.1%
State:

13.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$20,776$62,3281$2,124
Other Government Administration 1$5,971$71,65218$6,043
Judicial and Legal 1$6,985$83,8202$2,146
Police Protection - Officers 24$126,588$63,2940$0
Police - Other 0$0 17$14,138
Firefighters 19$104,704$66,12916$1,172
Streets and Highways 20$107,552$64,5310$0
Solid Waste Management 3$15,540$62,1600$0
Sewerage 2$11,778$70,6680$0
Parks and Recreation 5$25,643$61,5438$4,905
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$10,649$63,8941$467
Natural Resources 1$4,891$58,6921$3,031
Local Libraries 4$16,397$49,1919$14,287
Totals for Government 86$457,474$63,83473$48,313

Kaukauna government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,962,000 ($124.77)
    Sewerage: $480,000 ($30.52)
    Solid Waste Management: $403,000 ($25.63)
    General - Other: $295,000 ($18.76)
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000 ($2.54)
    Libraries: $40,000 ($2.54)
    Housing and Community Development: $5,000 ($0.32)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $41,175,000 ($2618.44)
    Police Protection: $2,238,000 ($142.32)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,806,000 ($114.85)
    Water Utilities: $1,732,000 ($110.14)
    Regular Highways: $1,645,000 ($104.61)
    General - Other: $1,174,000 ($74.66)
    Sewerage: $1,101,000 ($70.02)
    Parks and Recreation: $927,000 ($58.95)
    Libraries: $650,000 ($41.34)
    Central Staff Services: $570,000 ($36.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $460,000 ($29.25)
    Financial Administration: $283,000 ($18.00)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $174,000 ($11.07)
    Health - Other: $172,000 ($10.94)
    Natural Resources - Other: $138,000 ($8.78)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $135,000 ($8.59)
    Transit Utilities: $53,000 ($3.37)
    General Public Buildings: $51,000 ($3.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,928,000 ($122.61)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $634,000 ($40.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $80,000 ($5.09)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $120,000 ($7.63)
    Regular Highways: $85,000 ($5.41)
    Central Staff Services: $74,000 ($4.71)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.06)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,762,000 ($302.83)

Kaukauna government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,554,000 ($98.82)
    All Other: $414,000 ($26.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $349,000 ($22.19)
    Natural Resources - Other: $17,000 ($1.08)
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($0.76)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($0.70)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $107,000 ($6.80)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $792,000 ($50.37)
    Interest Earnings: $647,000 ($41.14)
    General Revenue, NEC: $227,000 ($14.44)
    Fines and Forfeits: $156,000 ($9.92)
    Sale of Property: $55,000 ($3.50)
    Donations From Private Sources: $26,000 ($1.65)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $43,396,000 ($2759.68)
    Water Utilities: $2,551,000 ($162.23)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,102,000 ($197.27)
    Highways: $793,000 ($50.43)
    All Other: $27,000 ($1.72)
  • Tax - Property: $5,299,000 ($336.98)
    NEC: $158,000 ($10.05)
    Other License: $156,000 ($9.92)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $143,000 ($9.09)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,000 ($0.13)

Kaukauna government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $43,020,000 ($2735.77)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $38,965,000 ($2477.90)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,165,000 ($519.24)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,110,000 ($261.37)

Kaukauna government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $578,000 ($36.76)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,465,000 ($792.69)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,244,000 ($142.70)

6.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,206 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($93 average AGI)
Outagamie County:

0.02%
Wisconsin average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Winnebago County, WI  1.72% ($32,844 average AGI)
from Brown County, WI  0.71% ($33,356)
from Calumet County, WI  0.55% ($42,240)


6.39% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,897 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.39%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($309 average AGI)
Outagamie County:

0.04%
Wisconsin average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Winnebago County, WI  1.76% ($31,095 average AGI)
to Brown County, WI  0.64% ($32,575)
to Calumet County, WI  0.57% ($40,506)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kaukauna:

  • WJOK (1050 AM; 1 kW; KAUKAUNA, WI; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHBY (1150 AM; 25 kW; KIMBERLY, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTAQ (1360 AM; 10 kW; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WSCO (1570 AM; 1 kW; APPLETON, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNFL (1440 AM; 5 kW; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WCUB (980 AM; 5 kW; TWO RIVERS, WI; Owner: CUB RADIO, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDUX (800 AM; 5 kW; WAUPACA, WI; Owner: LAIRD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kaukauna:

  • WAPL-FM (105.7 FM; APPLETON, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPCK (104.9 FM; KAUKAUNA, WI; Owner: MIDWEST DIMENSIONS, INC.)
  • WLFM (91.1 FM; APPLETON, WI; Owner: LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN)
  • WNCY-FM (100.3 FM; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOGB (103.1 FM; KAUKAUNA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHID (88.1 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: BD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIV OF WI SYS)
  • WIXX (101.1 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPNE-FM (89.3 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WXWX (107.5 FM; BRILLION, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKSZ (95.9 FM; DE PERE, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WEMI (91.9 FM; APPLETON, WI; Owner: EVANGEL MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WORQ (90.1 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: LAKESHORE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WROE (94.3 FM; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEMY (91.5 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: EVANGEL MINISTRIES, INC)
  • WECB (104.3 FM; SEYMOUR, WI; Owner: WOODWARD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W270AJ (101.9 FM; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WJLW (106.7 FM; ALLOUEZ, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • W271AC (102.1 FM; APPLETON, WI; Owner: FAMILY EDUC. BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WOZZ (93.5 FM; NEW LONDON, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WWWX (96.9 FM; OSHKOSH, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Kaukauna:

  • WFRV-TV (Channel 5; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WLUK-TV (Channel 11; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBAY-TV (Channel 2; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF GREEN BAY, INC.)
  • WPNE (Channel 38; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WGBA (Channel 26; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: ARIES TELECOMMUNICATION CORPORATION)
  • WACY (Channel 32; APPLETON, WI; Owner: ACE TV, INC.)
  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
  • W49CB (Channel 49; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WIWB (Channel 14; SURING, WI; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF WISCONSIN, LLC)
  • W30BU (Channel 30; GREEN BAY, WI; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W17CF (Channel 17; RIPON, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W23BL (Channel 23; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Kaukauna fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 86m282ftTotal length
  • $9,388,000Total costs
  • 165,205Total average daily traffic
  • 10,802Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 81960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Kaukauna, WI

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kaukauna)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Kaukauna, WI)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • Kaukauna, N-603 Outagamie Rd (Lat: 44.261111 Lon: -88.197222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WPVU211
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6585.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/21/2012, Expiration Date: 08/20/2022, Certifier: Kenneth R Meyers
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • Freedom, N4287 Vine Road (Lat: 44.393333 Lon: -88.313889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WPWR685
    Assigned Frequencies: 6745.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/10/2003, Expiration Date: 01/10/2013, Cancellation Date: 10/07/2005, Certifier: Kenneth R Meyers
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 2099 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Suite #100, Washington, DC 20006-6801, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • Kaukauna, WI, Lat: 44.275000 Lon: -88.268889, Call Sign: WPZR348
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.343 MHz, 956.343 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/25/2004, Expiration Date: 02/25/2014, Certifier: Ron Roberts
    Registrant: Kaukauna Utilities, 777 Island Street, Kaukauna, WI 54140, Phone: (920) 462-0269, Fax: (920) 766-7698, Email:
  • KAUKAUNA, 1451 Tower Drive (Lat: 44.300000 Lon: -88.267278), Type: Tank, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 31 m, Call Sign: WPZV668, Licensee ID: L00096228
    Assigned Frequencies: 6640.62 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/24/2004, Expiration Date: 03/24/2014, Certifier: Robert N Paltzer Jr
    Registrant: Outagamie County, 410 South Walnut Street, Appleton, WI 54911, Phone: (920) 832-5617, Fax: (920) 832-5006, Email:
  • WOVM Studio, 2470 Crooks Ave. (Lat: 44.259972 Lon: -88.270944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 8.2 m, Call Sign: WQAC429
    Assigned Frequencies: 944.375 MHz, 944.625 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/04/2004, Expiration Date: 12/01/2020, Certifier: Steve Brown
    Registrant: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc., 1496 Bellevue, Suite 201, Green Bay, WI 54311-4205, Phone: (920) 884-1460, Email:
  • WI0034, 405 Seymour Street (Lat: 44.289694 Lon: -88.264639), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQMN291
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 6197.24 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/29/2010, Expiration Date: 09/29/2020, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2012, Certifier: Dan Mieszala
    Registrant: Open Range Communications Inc., 6430 S. Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 500, Greenwood Village, CO 80111, Phone: (303) 376-2112, Fax: (303) 376-2109, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Prospect Fairway (Lat: 44.271111 Lon: -88.300278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: KNKD729
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.175 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8678, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kaukauna)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

19 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Kaukauna)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED42$100,70565$96,444358$107,79433$39,8411$478,97015$70,109
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$112,0004$89,94029$125,3692$36,9250$03$93,120
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$77,7606$102,94079$112,1036$14,1751$373,8907$61,814
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$87,5905$120,01465$108,0732$43,4600$02$66,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$42,5501$56,9208$91,0780$00$01$74,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0121.00 , 0122.00, 0123.00, 0124.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED19$117,98421$137,626
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$110,2339$132,104
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$61,5205$111,836
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$151,2201$192,350
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0121.00 , 0122.00, 0123.00, 0124.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13
  • Hazardous Condition: 13
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Kaukauna

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Kaukauna, WI
Businesses in Kaukauna, WI
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Penske1
Arby's1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1Quiznos1
FedEx1Subway1
Jones New York1UPS1
McDonald's1Walgreens1

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