Sherwood, Wisconsin

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Sherwood, Wisconsin

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High Points

Sherwood strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Wisconsin):

Category Trophy
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Sherwood People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Sherwood Median Family Income
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Sherwood College Educated Adults
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Sherwood Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Sherwood, Wisconsin

Comparing Sherwood to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Wisconsin (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Male Share of the Population 9 9
Well-Paid Single Men 8 4
Well-Paid Single Women 7 3
Racial Diversity 5 7
Age of the Population 4 5
Female Share of the Population 2 2
Senior Citizens 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 10
Average Household Size 9 10


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 10 10
Median Family Income 10 10
College Educated Adults 10 10
People Above Poverty 9 7

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 8 8
Short Commute Times 5 3
Walking and Biking to Work 5 3
Public Transportation Use 4 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 8
Affordability of Rents 3 4
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 1
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 1
People Living Alone 1 1

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Sherwood Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 9 miles SE of Appleton, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City 80 miles N of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Calumet
Metro Area Appleton - Oshkosh - Neenah
Standard Zip Codes 54169
Phone Area Codes 920
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.173
Longitude -88.259

Sherwood Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 7.5 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 24 F
Apr Temp 35 to 54 F
Jul Temp 62 to 81 F
Oct Temp 40 to 58 F
Annual Precip 30.1 inches
Distance 25.7 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 24 F
Apr Temp 33 to 56 F
Jul Temp 59 to 82 F
Oct Temp 37 to 59 F
Annual Precip 30.8 inches
Distance 33.8 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 25 F
Apr Temp 34 to 54 F
Jul Temp 60 to 81 F
Oct Temp 40 to 58 F
Annual Precip 36.3 inches
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Sherwood Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,550 100%
Male 782 50.5%
Female 768 49.5%
Under 18 423 27.3%
18+ 1,127 72.7%
65+ 133 8.6%
Median Age 36.1
Average Family Size 3.02
White 1,521 98.1%
African-American 3 0.2%
Asian 14 0.9%
American Indian & Alaskan 5 0.3%
Other 2 0.1%
Mixed Race 5 0.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 15 1%

Estimated Sherwood Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 2,290
Growth 740
Growth % 47.7%

Sherwood Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 55.9%
Irish 5.9%
Dutch 5%
Norwegian 4.8%
US/American 3.3%
Polish 2.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2.3%
Italian 2.3%
European 2.2%
French (except Basque) 2.1%
English 1.6%
Swedish 1.4%
French Canadian 1.4%
Scotch-Irish 1.4%
Danish 1.1%
Scottish 1.1%
Hungarian 1.1%
Belgian 1%
Finnish 0.7%
Welsh 0.6%
Northern European 0.5%
Swiss 0.4%
Lithuanian 0.4%
Russian 0.2%
Portuguese 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Sherwood 1,550 $67,303
Combined Locks 2,422 $56,131
Hilbert 1,089 $51,591
Kaukauna 12,983 $50,187
Kimberly 6,146 $54,692
Potter 223 $45,833
Stockbridge 649 $56,094
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