New London, WI Demographics


Population (year 2000): 7,085. Estimated population in July 2005: 6,926 (-2.2% change)
Males: 3,480 (49.1%), Females: 3,605 (50.9%)

Waupaca County

Zip code: 54961

Median resident age: 35.3 years
Median household income: $37,491 (year 2000)
Median house value: $83,600 (year 2000)

Races in New London:

  • White Non-Hispanic (95.6%)
  • Hispanic (2.5%)
  • Other race (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)

Ancestries: German (53.2%), Irish (10.4%), French (7.7%), Norwegian (7.1%), English (6.8%), Polish (5.4%).

Elevation: 789 feet

Land area: 5.6 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in New London

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 14.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in New London city

  • Never married: 23.1%
  • Now married: 58.0%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

1.5% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +327 (+4.8%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in New London:

  • NEW LONDON FAMILY MEDICAL CTR INC (1405 MILL ST PO BOX 307)
Other hospitals/medical centers near New London:

  • CHILDRENS HOSPITAL OF WI FOX VALLEY (about 23 miles; NEENAH, WI)
  • THEDA CLARK MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 23 miles; NEENAH, WI)
  • APPLETON MEDICAL CENTER (about 26 miles; APPLETON, WI)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to New London:

  • OUTAGAMIE COUNTY REGIONAL (about 19 miles; APPLETON, WI; ID: ATW)
  • WITTMAN REGIONAL (about 31 miles; OSHKOSH, WI; ID: OSH)
  • AUSTIN STRAUBEL INTERNATIONAL (about 44 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; ID: GRB)
Other public-use airports nearest to New London:

  • SHIOCTON (about 14 miles; SHIOCTON, WI; ID: W34)
  • CLINTONVILLE MUNI (about 15 miles; CLINTONVILLE, WI; ID: CLI)
  • WAUPACA MUNI (about 19 miles; WAUPACA, WI; ID: PCZ)
Amtrak station:
NEW LONDON (501 S. PEARL ST.) – Bus Station

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New London:

  • FOX VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE AT APPLETON (about 24 miles; APPLETON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,364)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-OSHKOSH (about 28 miles; OSHKOSH, WI; FT enrollment: 9,057)
  • SAINT NORBERT COLLEGE (about 46 miles; DE PERE, WI; FT enrollment: 2,031)
  • MORAINE PARK TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 47 miles; FOND DU LAC, WI; FT enrollment: 3,037)
  • NORTHEAST WISCONSIN TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 51 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; FT enrollment: 4,198)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-GREEN BAY (about 57 miles; GREEN BAY, WI; FT enrollment: 4,794)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STEVENS POINT (about 58 miles; STEVENS POINT, WI; FT enrollment: 8,083)

Schools

Public high schools in New London:

  • NEW LONDON HI (Students: 882; Location: 1700 KLATT ROAD; Grades: 08 – 12)
  • CASTLE CHARTER SCH (Students: 12; Location: 1700 KLATT ROAD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Private high school in New London:

  • STARR ACADEMY (Students: 57; Location: E7475 RAWHIDE RD; Grades: 7 – 12; Girls only)
Public primary/middle schools in New London:

  • NEW LONDON MID (Students: 601; Location: 1000 W WASHINGTON ST; Grades: 06 – 09)
  • LINCOLN EL (Students: 309; Location: 201 E WASHINGTON ST; Grades: PK – 08)
  • PARKVIEW EL (Students: 307; Location: 1300 WERNER ALLEN RD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • SUGAR BUSH EL (Students: 194; Location: W10736 COUNTY RD WW; Grades: KG – 05)
Private primary/middle schools in New London:

  • EMANUEL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 296; Location: 912 LAWRENCE STREET; Grades: PK – 8)
  • MOST PRECIOU BLOOD SCHOOL (Students: 141; Location: 120 E WASHINGTO ST; Grades: KG – 6)
  • FAITH CHRISTIAN SCH (Students: 53; Location: N3302 US HWY 45; Grades: PK – 8)

Libraries

Library in New London:

  • NEW LONDON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $312,599; Location: 406 SOUTH PEARL ST.; 45,039 books; 2,363 audio materials; 2,403 video materials; 168 serial subscriptions)