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Kaukauna
  • Suburb in Wisconsin

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade B+
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B+
  6. Diversity
    grade B minus
  7. Jobs
    grade A minus
  8. Weather
    grade C+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Kaukauna is a suburb of with a population of 17,111. Kaukauna is in Outagamie County and is one of the best places to live in Wisconsin. Living in Kaukauna offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Kaukauna there are a lot of bars and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Kaukauna and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Kaukauna are above average.

About

About Kaukauna...
Population
17,111

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$179,900
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$973
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    30%
  • Own
    70%
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Kaukauna Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    40.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    5.8
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    28.9
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    5.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    295
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    584.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    46.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    36%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  11%

Working in Kaukauna

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$74,575
National
$75,149

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