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Overview

Introduction to Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin

Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin, in Brown county, is located 3 miles SW of Green Bay, Wisconsin (center to center) and is 100 miles N of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The village is included in the Green Bay metropolitan area.

Ashwaubenon History

Ashwaubenon was originally inhabited by the Sioux Indians. In fact, it was named after a Sioux chief called Chief Ashwaubamy. In the 1850s and 60s, the US Military purchased most of the western side of the Green Bay, Wisconsin. However, the area now known as the Village of Ashwaubenon still belonged to Ashwaubamy's two daughters. The land was sold to the local farmers in the late 1800s. The village is located in Brown County, which was founded in 1818 and was named after Major General Jacob Brown.

Ashwaubenon and nearby Attractions

  • Bay Park Square Shopping Center
  • National Railroad Museum
  • Ashwaubeon Historical Society Museum
  • Bay Beach Amusement Park
  • Heritage Hill State Park
  • Hazelwood

Things To Do In Ashwaubenon

Ashwaubenon is home to many parks and playgrounds. One can visit the Fort Howard Park, Canterbury Park, Ashwaumobay Memorial Park, Smith Park, and Cooke Park. The local museums like National Railroad Museum and Ashwaubeon Historical Society Museum provide insights into the history of this area. One can shop at the Bay Park Square Shopping Center. The Bay Beach Amusement Park is few miles away. Taking a day trip to the Heritage Hill State Park and Plamann County Park is another great option.

Ashwaubenon Transportation

Austin Straubel International Airport is nearby.

Ashwaubenon Higher Education

Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, and Saint Norbert College are in the neighborhood.

Demographics

People

Total Population17,141
Male Share of the Population48%
Female Share of the Population52%
Senior Citizens16.6%
Employed Population 16+9,080
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married53.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher29%
Median Earnings25+$37,485
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,929
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,757

Wealth

Median Family Income$74,693
% Above Poverty Level90.6%
% Below Poverty Level9.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home4.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.5%
% Using Public Transportation0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone30.9%
Median Gross Rent$758
Median House Value$156,900

Ancestry

German39.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)18.1%
Irish9.7%
Polish8.7%
Belgian6.8%
Dutch5.6%
Norwegian5.3%
English4.5%
French Except Basque4.5%
Swedish3.3%
Canadian3%
Italian2.6%
Czech1.5%
Russian0.8%
Scottish0.7%
Danishn0.7%
Hungarian0.6%
Finnish0.6%
Austrian0.6%
Romanian0.5%
Swiss0.3%
Croatian0.3%
Slovak0.2%
Greek0.2%
West Indian0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
Welsh0.1%
Icelander0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
Luxemburger0.1%
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Ashwaubenon Almanac

CategoryValue
County Brown County
Standard Zip Codes54304, 54313
Phone Area Codes920
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude44.49
Approximate Longitude-88.07

Ashwaubenon Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationGREEN BAY STRBL INTL AP
Distance3.1 miles
Jan Temp7 to 24 F
Apr Temp34 to 55 F
Jul Temp59 to 81 F
Oct Temp37 to 58 F
Annual Precip29.1 inches
StationAPPLETON
Distance21.8 miles
Jan Temp8 to 24 F
Apr Temp35 to 54 F
Jul Temp62 to 81 F
Oct Temp40 to 58 F
Annual Precip30.1 inches
StationCHILTON
Distance31.3 miles
Jan Temp7 to 24 F
Apr Temp34 to 55 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 59 F
Annual Precip31.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Allouez13,898$85,143
De Pere24,695$81,341
Green Bay104,796$55,818
Howard19,121$79,923
Seymour3,448$59,632
Wrightstown3,382$87,059
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