Algoma, WI Population

Population: 5,702. Estimated population in July 2020: 5,610 (-1.6% change)
Males: 2,859 (50.1%), Females: 2,843 (49.9%)

Kewaunee County

Zip code: 54201

Median resident age: 37.1 years
Median household income: $71,792
Median house value: $147,700

Races in Algoma:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.3%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (55.4%), Polish (10.1%), Norwegian (8.0%), English (7.5%), Irish (7.3%), United States (4.0%).

Elevation: 600 feet

Land area: 2.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Algoma

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 35.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.4%
  • Unemployed: 1.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Algoma town

  • Never married: 17.8%
  • Now married: 73.3%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 5.1%

2.2% Foreign born (1.5% Asia, 0.5% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +2,471 (+76.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Algoma:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Algoma:

  • MENOMINEE-MARINETTE TWIN COUNTY (about 38 miles; MENOMINEE, MI; Abbreviation: MNM)
  • AUSTIN STRAUBEL INTERNATIONAL (about 48 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; Abbreviation: GRB)
  • OUTAGAMIE COUNTY REGIONAL (about 79 miles; APPLETON, WI; Abbreviation: ATW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Algoma:

  • DOOR COUNTY CHERRYLAND (about 16 miles; STURGEON BAY, WI; Abbreviation: SUE)
  • SWEETWATER BAY (about 35 miles; OCONTO, WI; Abbreviation: 30W)
  • J. DOUGLAS BAKE MEML. (about 37 miles; OCONTO, WI; Abbreviation: OCQ)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Algoma:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-GREEN BAY (about 35 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; Full-time enrollment: 4,794)
  • NORTHEAST WISCONSIN TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 41 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; Full-time enrollment: 4,198)
  • SAINT NORBERT COLLEGE (about 46 miles; DE PERE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,031)
  • LAKELAND COLLEGE (about 63 miles; SHEBOYGAN, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,103)
  • FOX VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE AT APPLETON (about 70 miles; APPLETON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,364)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-OSHKOSH (about 85 miles; OSHKOSH, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,057)
  • MORAINE PARK TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 96 miles; FOND DU LAC, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,037)

Schools

Public high school in Algoma:

  • ALGOMA HI (Students: 274; Location: 1715 DIVISION ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Algoma:

  • ALGOMA EL/MID (Students: 333; Location: 514 FREMONT ST; Grades: PK – 08)
Private primary/middle schools in Algoma:

  • ST PAULS EV LUTH SCHOOL (Students: 140; Location: 1115 DIVISION STREET; Grades: PK – 8)
  • ST MARY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 121; Location: 214 CHURCH STREET; Grades: PK – 8)

Libraries

Library in Algoma:

  • ALGOMA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $233,594; Location: 406 FREMONT ST.; 27,207 books; 931 audio materials; 3,732 video materials; 123 serial subscriptions)