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Waupaca is a city in Waupaca County.
It is the county seat.
Like many Indian names, this has a variety of translations, including "stalling place," "white sand bottom" and "pale water."
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Wisconsin named Waupaca. For links to other places called Waupaca, WI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Waupaca is 44.358N. The longitude is -89.085W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 850 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 5,812.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Waupaca demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Waupaca County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 54981 ZIP code.
37% of Waupaca residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Waupaca ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Waupaca was $18,890, compared with $21,587 nationally.
22% of Waupaca residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Waupaca, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $375. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $840.
Libraries in Waupaca include Waupaca Area Public Library ... View libraries
Waupaca County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Waupaca political report.
The average commute time for Waupaca workers is 14 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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