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People

Total Population 4,492
Male Share of the Population 52.2%
Female Share of the Population 47.8%
Senior Citizens 16.4%
Employed Population 16+ 2,183
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 40.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $57,781
% Above Poverty Level 89.7%
% Below Poverty Level 10.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 2.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.5%
% Using Public Transportation 0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone 33.1%
Median Gross Rent $606
Median House Value $95,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.4%
US/American 0%
English 3.3%
Irish 10.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Oconto Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 26 miles N of Green Bay, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City 127 miles N of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Oconto
Standard Zip Codes 54153
Phone Area Codes 920
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.887
Longitude -87.864

Oconto Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station OCONTO 4 W
Distance 4.2 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 23 F
Apr Temp 31 to 53 F
Jul Temp 57 to 80 F
Oct Temp 36 to 57 F
Annual Precip 31.7 inches
Station MARINETTE
Distance 17.7 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 25 F
Apr Temp 33 to 53 F
Jul Temp 60 to 81 F
Oct Temp 39 to 57 F
Annual Precip 32.4 inches
Station STURGEON BAY EXP FARM
Distance 26.1 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 24 F
Apr Temp 32 to 50 F
Jul Temp 59 to 79 F
Oct Temp 39 to 56 F
Annual Precip 31.5 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Oconto, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Pensaukee (54153)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Coleman 729 $56,667
Lena 534 $51,500
Marinette 10,863 $53,613
Oconto Falls 2,859 $63,523
Peshtigo 3,458 $55,768
Pound 504 $52,083

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Oconto Public Libraries

Library
Farnsworth Public Library
715 MAIN ST.
Oconto, Wisconsin
(920) 834-7730
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Oconto Hospitals

BOND HEALTH CENTER INC
(Government - Federal)
820 ARBUTUS AVE-PO BOX 357
(920) 835-1100
Emergency Service: Yes

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Oconto High Schools

OCONTO HI
1717 SUPERIOR AVE
920-834-7800
Serves 487 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.8

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