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Algoma is a city in Kewaunee County, in the Green Bay metro area.
The community name derives from Indian term, variously translated as "snow shoe" or "park of flowers."
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Wisconsin named Algoma. For links to other places called Algoma, WI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Algoma is 44.608N. The longitude is -87.432W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 581 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,231.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Algoma demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Kewaunee 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 54201 ZIP code.
37% of Algoma residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Algoma ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Algoma was $18,043, compared with $21,587 nationally.
15% of Algoma residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Algoma, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $306. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $763.
Libraries in Algoma include Algoma Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Algoma include Kewaunee County News
Kewaunee County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Algoma political report.
The average commute time for Algoma workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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