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Overview

Introduction to Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin

Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin, in Sheboygan county, is 5 miles W of Sheboygan, Wisconsin and 48 miles N of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The city is part of the Sheboygan metropolitan statistical area. About 6,772 people live in Sheboygan Falls.

Sheboygan Falls History

In 1635, French explorer Jean Nicolet became the first European to visit this area. The gurgling noise of the Sheboygan River prompted the Native Americans to name the are Schwab-we-way-kum, meaning "great noise underground" in their native language.

Sheboygan Falls and nearby Attractions

  • Riverfront Boardwalk
  • Sheboygan County Museum
  • Above & Beyond Children's Museum
  • John Michael Kohler Arts Center
  • Kohler - Andrae State Park

Things To Do In Sheboygan Falls

Deland Park and General King Park are popular local recreational spots. The Sheboygan County Museum and the Kohler-Andrae State Park are also nearby..

Sheboygan Falls Transportation

Austin Straubel International is the nearest airport.

Sheboygan Falls Higher Education

The University of Wisconsin, Lakeland College and the Lakeshore Technical College are the nearby colleges and universitities.

People

Total Population 7,803
Male Share of the Population 47.5%
Female Share of the Population 52.5%
Senior Citizens 16.4%
Employed Population 16+ 3,956
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 57.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 24.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $64,325
% Above Poverty Level 95.3%
% Below Poverty Level 4.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 16 minutes
% Working from Home 2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.5%
% Using Public Transportation 0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone 33.5%
Median Gross Rent $665
Median House Value $143,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.1%
US/American 0%
English 4.9%
Irish 7.3%

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

Sheboygan Falls Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 5 miles W of Sheboygan, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City 48 miles N of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Sheboygan
Metro Area Sheboygan
Standard Zip Codes 53085
Phone Area Codes 920
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.729
Longitude -87.81

Sheboygan Falls 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 SHEBOYGAN
Distance 4.9 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 29 F
Apr Temp 36 to 53 F
Jul Temp 61 to 81 F
Oct Temp 43 to 59 F
Annual Precip 31.9 inches
Station PORT WASHINGTON
Distance 24.1 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 27 F
Apr Temp 38 to 50 F
Jul Temp 64 to 78 F
Oct Temp 44 to 58 F
Annual Precip 32 inches
Station WEST BEND
Distance 28.6 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 26 F
Apr Temp 35 to 55 F
Jul Temp 60 to 81 F
Oct Temp 40 to 59 F
Annual Precip 32.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Howards Grove 3,238 $75,029
Kohler 2,389 $95,000
Oostburg 2,927 $71,648
Plymouth 8,427 $66,044
Sheboygan 48,853 $56,018

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

Sheboygan Falls Public Libraries

Library
Sheboygan Falls Memorial Library
330 BUFFALO ST.
Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin
(920) 467-7908
Library Web Site

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Sheboygan Falls High Schools

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220 AMHERST AVE
920-467-7890
Serves 594 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.2

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