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Overview

Introduction to Weston, Wisconsin

Weston, Wisconsin is 70 miles NW of Appleton, Wisconsin and 151 miles NW of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The village is in the Wausau area.

Weston History

Weston is located in Marathon County, which was established in 1807. It is served by the D.C. Everest School District, named after David Clark Everest, a renowned paper industrialist in Marathon County.

Weston and nearby Attractions

  • Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum
  • Rib Mountain State Park
  • Kennedy Park
  • Aquatic Center

Things To Do In Weston

Local parks include the Rib Mountain State Park, Dog Park and Kennedy Park.

Weston Transportation

Central Wisconsin Airport is nearby.

Weston Higher Education

Northeast Technical College and the University of Wisconsin - Marathon County are some of the local colleges and universities.

People

Total Population 14,956
Male Share of the Population 48.4%
Female Share of the Population 51.6%
Senior Citizens 15.6%
Employed Population 16+ 7,283
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 55.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 24.9%
Median Earnings25+ $37,484
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $18,594
Median Earnings With High School Degree $30,350

Wealth

Median Family Income $61,076
% Above Poverty Level 84.5%
% Below Poverty Level 15.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 17 minutes
% Working from Home 2.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.6%
% Using Public Transportation 0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 27.6%
Median Gross Rent $736
Median House Value $141,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.5%
US/American 0.2%
English 5.3%
Irish 9.8%

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

Weston Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 70 miles NW of Appleton, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City 151 miles NW of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Marathon
Metro Area Wausau
Standard Zip Codes 54474, 54476
Phone Area Codes 715
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.89
Longitude -89.547

Weston 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 WAUSAU AP
Distance 5.1 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 22 F
Apr Temp 33 to 55 F
Jul Temp 59 to 81 F
Oct Temp 37 to 57 F
Annual Precip 33.3 inches
Station STEVENS POINT
Distance 27.1 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 23 F
Apr Temp 33 to 54 F
Jul Temp 59 to 80 F
Oct Temp 36 to 56 F
Annual Precip 32.1 inches
Station BOWLER
Distance 27.8 miles
Jan Temp -1 to 21 F
Apr Temp 30 to 53 F
Jul Temp 55 to 80 F
Oct Temp 33 to 56 F
Annual Precip 31.5 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Kelly (54476)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Hatley 518 $75,795
Mosinee 4,021 $76,944
Rothschild 5,287 $71,189
Schofield 2,104 $53,259

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

Weston Hospitals

ST CLARE'S HOSPITAL OF WESTON INC
(Voluntary non-profit - Private)
3400 MINISTRY PARKWAY
(715) 393-3000
Emergency Service: Yes

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Weston High Schools

D C EVEREST HI
6500 ALDERSON ST
715-359-6561
Serves 1,252 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.7

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