Shawano, WI Population

Population: 8,298. Estimated population in July 2020: 8,441 (+1.7% change)
Males: 3,954 (47.7%), Females: 4,344 (52.3%)

Shawano County

Zip code: 54166

Median resident age: 38.3 years
Median household income: $31,546
Median house value: $78,900

Races in Shawano:

  • White Non-Hispanic (88.5%)
  • American Indian (9.0%)
  • Hispanic (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Other race (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (49.8%), Irish (8.3%), Polish (4.7%), Norwegian (4.4%), English (4.1%), United States (3.9%).

Elevation: 821 feet

Land area: 6.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Shawano

  • High school or higher: 80.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 18.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 15.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Shawano city

  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 52.8%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

1.5% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +465 (+5.9%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Shawano:

  • SHAWANO MEDICAL CTR 36 (309 N BARTLETTE ST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Shawano:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Shawano:

  • OUTAGAMIE COUNTY REGIONAL (about 37 miles; APPLETON, WI; Abbreviation: ATW)
  • AUSTIN STRAUBEL INTERNATIONAL (about 40 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; Abbreviation: GRB)
  • WITTMAN REGIONAL (about 55 miles; OSHKOSH, WI; Abbreviation: OSH)
Other public-use airports nearest to Shawano:

Amtrak station near Shawano:

  • 16 miles: CLINTONVILLE (20 S. MAIN ST.) – Bus Station

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shawano:

  • FOX VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE AT APPLETON (about 35 miles; APPLETON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,364)
  • SAINT NORBERT COLLEGE (about 44 miles; DE PERE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,031)
  • NORTHEAST WISCONSIN TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 47 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; Full-time enrollment: 4,198)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-OSHKOSH (about 51 miles; OSHKOSH, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,057)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-GREEN BAY (about 52 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; Full-time enrollment: 4,794)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STEVENS POINT (about 69 miles; STEVENS POINT, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,083)
  • MORAINE PARK TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 72 miles; FOND DU LAC, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,037)

Schools

Public high school in Shawano:

  • SHAWANO HI (Students: 993; Location: 220 COUNTY ROAD B; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Shawano:

  • SHAWANO COMMUNITY MID (Students: 727; Location: 1050 S UNION ST; Grades: 05 – 08)
  • BRENER EL (Students: 661; Location: 1300 S UNION ST; Grades: PK – 04)
  • LINCOLN EL (Students: 223; Location: 237 S SAWYER ST; Grades: 01 – 04)
Private primary/middle schools in Shawano:

  • ST JAMES LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 294; Location: 324 S ANDREWS ST; Grades: PK – 8)
  • SACRED HEART SCHOOL (Students: 192; Location: 124 E CENTER ST; Grades: KG – 8)
  • DIVINE SAVIOR LUTHERAN SCH (Students: 50; Location: 102 NORTHRIDGE DRIVE; Grades: KG – 8)

Libraries

Library in Shawano:

  • SHAWANO CITY-COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $662,460; Location: 128 S. SAWYER ST.; 128,550 books; 4,304 audio materials; 6,496 video materials; 150 serial subscriptions)