Waupaca, Wisconsin

Waupaca: City in and county seat of Waupaca County, Wisconsin


Waupaca is a city located in the county of Waupaca in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,173 and a population density of 56 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,168 inhabitants.

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Location of Waupaca on Wisconsin map.

Quick Facts about Waupaca

Population : 1,168 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Wisconsin (United States)
County : Waupaca County
Postal code : 54981
Area : 21.12 km2
Altitude : 850 feet / 259 meters
Capital city : Waupaca is capital of Waupaca County
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 15:27:22 (28th May 2024)
Density : 55 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.43% (2010-2020)
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Waupaca is located at 44°21'29"N 89°5'9"W (44.3580300, -89.0859500).

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According to census records, the population of Waupaca decreased by 0.43% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,173 - census
2011 1,190 1.43% estimation process
2012 1,185 -0.42% estimation process
2013 1,192 0.59% estimation process
2014 1,188 -0.34% estimation process
2015 1,184 -0.34% estimation process
2016 1,178 -0.51% estimation process
2017 1,175 -0.26% estimation process
2018 1,178 0.25% estimation process
2019 1,173 -0.43% estimation process
2020 1,168 -0.43% estimation process

Waupaca zip code is 54981. County name: Waupaca, County fips: 55135

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People born in Waupaca (11)

People born in Waupaca, including U.S. Representative from Wisconsin Edward E. Browne, U.S. paleontologist, zoologist, and geologist Everett C. Olson, specialist in phyllosilicates, department of geology and geophysics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin Sturges William Bailey, .


Schools in Waupaca

College & universities near Waupaca, WI

Code Name City ZIP
240480 University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Stevens Point (WI) 54481-3897

Stations (22)

Amtrak & bus stations near Waupaca, WI

Code Name Address Type
WAU Waupaca, Wisconsin 1222 West Fulton St. BUS
SVP Stevens Point, Wisconsin 200 Division St. BUS
SVU Stevens Point, WI 2050 4th Avenue BUS
WIT Wittenberg, WI 505 Grand Avenue BUS
APP Appleton, Wisconsin 100 East Washington St. BUS

Post offices near Waupaca

Post Office Name City ZIP
Waupaca Post Office Waupaca (WI) 54981

Other cities in Waupaca County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Waupaca County , WI.

City Name Population Title
New London 5,435 City in Outagamie and Waupaca Counties, Wisconsin, United States
Clintonville 4,353 City in Waupaca County, Wisconsin
Marion 2,052 City in Shawano and Waupaca counties in the U.
Royalton 1,392 Civil town in Waupaca County, Wisconsin
Manawa 1,269 Wisconsin
Scandinavia 1,052 Village in Waupaca County, Wisconsin, USA
Iola 952 Town in Waupaca County, Wisconsin, United States
King 850 Waupaca County, Wisconsin (USA)
Fremont 594 Town in Waupaca County, Wisconsin
Weyauwega 583 City in Waupaca County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Sheridan 473 Unincorporated community in Waupaca County, Wisconsin
Embarrass 375 Village in Waupaca County, Wisconsin
Ogdensburg 175 Village in Waupaca County, Wisconsin
Big Falls 69 Village in Waupaca County, Wisconsin

Distance to Other Cities

Waupaca distances to largest Wisconsin cities