Appleton, Wisconsin

city in and county seat of Outagamie County, Wisconsin, United States

Appleton is a city in Outagamie (mostly), Calumet, and Winnebago counties in Wisconsin, United States.

Appleton skyline

It is near the Fox River, 30 miles (48 km) southwest of Green Bay and 100 miles (160 km) north of Milwaukee.[1]

Appleton is the county seat of Outagamie County. The population was 72,623 at the 2010 census.


High schoolsEdit

There are three public high schools (Appleton East, Appleton North, and Appleton West) and two religious high schools (Roman Catholic Xavier High School and Fox Valley Lutheran High School). Several charter high schools also serve the children of Appleton.

Higher educationEdit

Lawrence University has its main campus in Appleton. [2] Fox Valley Technical College is also in Appleton. [3]


  1. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 19, 2017.

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