Gillett, WI Population

Population: 1,256. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,188 (-5.4% change)
Males: 592 (47.1%), Females: 664 (52.9%)

Oconto County

Zip code: 54124

Median resident age: 37.1 years
Median household income: $36,667
Median house value: $63,800

Races in Gillett:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.4%)
  • American Indian (1.8%)
  • Other race (1.0%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)

Ancestries: German (48.0%), Polish (10.2%), Norwegian (8.7%), Irish (8.4%), English (5.3%), Danish (4.9%).

Elevation: 812 feet

Land area: 1.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Gillett

  • High school or higher: 69.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gillett city

  • Never married: 19.7%
  • Now married: 58.0%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 13.5%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

0.6% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +12 (+1.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Gillett:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Gillett:

  • AUSTIN STRAUBEL INTERNATIONAL (about 31 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; Abbreviation: GRB)
  • OUTAGAMIE COUNTY REGIONAL (about 47 miles; APPLETON, WI; Abbreviation: ATW)
  • MENOMINEE-MARINETTE TWIN COUNTY (about 50 miles; MENOMINEE, MI; Abbreviation: MNM)
Other public-use airports nearest to Gillett:

  • PISO (about 14 miles; SURING, WI; Abbreviation: 7P5)
  • SHAWANO MUNI (about 19 miles; SHAWANO, WI; Abbreviation: 3WO)
  • CARTER (about 20 miles; PULASKI, WI; Abbreviation: 92C)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gillett:

  • SAINT NORBERT COLLEGE (about 36 miles; DE PERE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,031)
  • NORTHEAST WISCONSIN TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 37 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; Full-time enrollment: 4,198)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-GREEN BAY (about 39 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; Full-time enrollment: 4,794)
  • FOX VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE AT APPLETON (about 40 miles; APPLETON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,364)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-OSHKOSH (about 61 miles; OSHKOSH, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,057)
  • MORAINE PARK TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 81 miles; FOND DU LAC, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,037)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STEVENS POINT (about 91 miles; STEVENS POINT, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,083)

Schools

Public high school in Gillett:

  • GILLETT HI (Students: 274; Location: 208 W MAIN ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Gillett:

  • GILLETT EL (Students: 349; Location: 210 W MAIN ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • GILLETT JR (Students: 200; Location: 208 W MAIN ST; Grades: 06 – 08)

Libraries

Library in Gillett:

  • GILLETT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $69,347; Location: 200 E. MAIN ST.; 12,326 books; 379 audio materials; 1,763 video materials; 68 serial subscriptions)