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Pros

-Cost of living
-Low crime rate
-Outdoor recreation

Cons

-Cold winters
-Low ethnic diversity
-Educational attainment


What Bert Has To Say About Appleton Metro Area


Lake Winnebago is the primary source for the Fox River, which ultimately reaches Lake Michigan at Green Bay. The so-called “Fox Cities” – Appleton, Neenah, Oshkosh, and Fond du Lac – surround the lake, and the area, known as the Fox River Valley, is a prosperous forest products, papermaking and manufacturing region. Appleton is the largest of and most diverse of the Fox Cities. Downtown Appleton- clean, attractive, active and livable- sits right at the lake, with livable city neighborhoods spreading east and northeast until reaching farmland outside the city.


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Quick Facts About Appleton


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Appleton is 4.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Appleton jobs have Increased by 1.39 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Appleton's cost of living is 8.20% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Appleton's population is 74,139 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 12.85 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Appleton is $130,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -2.92%.
    SCHOOLS
    Appleton public schools spend $10,624 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.4 students per teacher in Appleton.

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  2/5/2017
Small City, Big Stuff.

Something is happening in Appleton. The place used to be called the shopping capital of Wisco. But, slowly this rather commercial-sounding moniker is being replaced by... (Read More)

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  9/28/2015
Schooling

Appleton is very good about keeping their schools up to date and has a variety of charter... (Read More)

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  4/3/2013
Nice place to live

I lived in Appleton for about 6yrs and its a heaven for... (Read More)

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