Cities and Towns

State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin, abbreviated "WI", is in the East North Central region of the U.S. Its capital is Madison. There were 5,724,692 people in Wisconsin as per 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics, BLS.gov. The state ratified the US Constitution and officially became part of the country on May 29, 1848.

Please explore the cities and towns of Wisconsin, below.

Top Wisconsin College Towns

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS - 2015).

1 Milwaukee 20 71,907
2 Madison 14 79,958
3 Green Bay 7 19,186
4 Appleton 5 12,224
5 Kenosha 5 15,453
6 Greenfield 4 630
7 Eau Claire 4 17,019
8 Glendale 3 763
9 Waukesha 3 4,054
10 La Crosse 3 17,603
11 Onalaska 2 252
12 Brookfield 2 621
13 Manitowoc 2 687
14 Beloit 2 1,381
15 De Pere 2 2,335
16 Janesville 2 2,534
17 Wausau 2 4,426
18 West Allis 1 0
19 Sun Prairie 1 0
20 Peshtigo 1 28

Largest Wisconsin Cities and Towns

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Abbotsford 2,134
Adams 1,570
Adell 465
Albany 1,167
Algoma 3,152
Allouez 13,948
Alma 766
Alma Center 518
Almena 688
Almond 452
Altoona 6,940
Amery 2,890
Amherst 1,180
Amherst Junction 391
Aniwa 242
Antigo 8,075
Appleton 72,861
Arcadia 2,953
Arena 807
Argyle 813

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Total Population 5,724,692
Male Share of the Population 49.6%
Female Share of the Population 50.4%
Senior Citizens 14.4%
Employed Population 16+ 2,852,018
Age of the Population 38.8


% of people married 51.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 27.4%
Median Earnings25+ $35,729
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $21,068
Median Earnings With High School Degree $29,470


Median Family Income $67,232
% Above Poverty Level 86.7%
% Below Poverty Level 13.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.1%
% Using Public Transportation 1.8%


People Living Alone 29%
Median Gross Rent $772
Median House Value $165,900


Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 19.3%
US/American 0.1%
English 5.8%
Irish 11%

Notable Places

Apostle Islands (Seashore)
415 Washington Avenue
Bayfield, Wisconsin 54814

North Country (Trail)
700 Rayovac Drive, Suite 100
Madison, Wisconsin 53711

Saint Croix (Recreation Area)
401 Hamilton Street
Saint Croix Falls, Wisconsin 54024

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