Sister Bay, WI Population

Population: 886. Estimated population in July 2020: 879 (-0.8% change)
Males: 376 (42.4%), Females: 510 (57.6%)

Door County

Zip code: 54234

Median resident age: 61.4 years
Median household income: $33,224
Median house value: $190,800

Races in Sister Bay:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.2%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (41.9%), Swedish (18.2%), Norwegian (11.4%), Irish (10.7%), English (9.3%), Danish (4.0%).

Elevation: 587 feet

Land area: 2.6 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Sister Bay

  • High school or higher: 87.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 30.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 9.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sister Bay village

  • Never married: 17.0%
  • Now married: 55.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 22.5%
  • Divorced: 4.7%

3.7% Foreign born (3.5% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +210 (+31.1%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Sister Bay:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Sister Bay:

  • MENOMINEE-MARINETTE TWIN COUNTY (about 36 miles; MENOMINEE, MI; Abbreviation: MNM)
  • DELTA COUNTY (about 37 miles; ESCANABA, MI; Abbreviation: ESC)
  • FORD (about 81 miles; IRON MOUNTAIN KINGSFORD, MI; Abbreviation: IMT)
Other public-use airports nearest to Sister Bay:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sister Bay:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-GREEN BAY (about 74 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; Full-time enrollment: 4,794)
  • NORTHEAST WISCONSIN TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 79 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; Full-time enrollment: 4,198)
  • SAINT NORBERT COLLEGE (about 85 miles; DE PERE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,031)
  • NORTHERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY (about 97 miles; MARQUETTE, MI; Full-time enrollment: 7,374)
  • LAKELAND COLLEGE (about 107 miles; SHEBOYGAN, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,103)
  • FOX VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE AT APPLETON (about 107 miles; APPLETON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,364)
  • NORTHWESTERN MICHIGAN COLLEGE (about 114 miles; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,343)