Appleton South Homes for Sale and Real Estate

Area Description

On the south side of Appleton, Menasha and Neenah run right into each other. In fact, in one section where the two meet, is a shared island, named Doty Island. Neenah's population was 25,501 in the 2010 census. Menasha's is slightly smaller, with a population of 17,353.

Area Highlights

The Neighbors

There is a strong sense of community in both of these areas, and you will find friendly families, often going back generations.

Market

The median closing price in Neenah is $153,000 and Menasha is $123,000.

Lifestyle

Hardworking households living on the edge of Appleton's city life, but not where it is unusual to see kids walking with fishing poles.

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The forward-thinking "Future Neenah" organization formed of all volunteers that works to prepare a vision for the economic and cultural advances that will enhance living in Neenah for future generations.

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The forward-thinking "Future Neenah" organization formed of all volunteers that works to prepare a vision for the economic and cultural advances that will enhance living in Neenah for future generations.

Around the Area

Between the city and Town of Menasha, there is the Fox Cities Trestle-Friendship Trail, which has over 16 miles of recreational trails which will ultimately connect Manitowoc to Stevens Point. The trestle is a lighted lift bridge over the Menasha Lock with a center pavilion. It is open year round. Other local points of interest that residents particularly cherish are the Barlow Planetarium and Weis Earth Science Museum at the UW-Fox Valley in Menasha, and Neenah’s Bergstrom-Mahler Museum where there is a collection of glass art.

Many business have thrived in this area. Neenah’s hospital, ThedaCare Regional Medical Center has the area’s only Level II Trauma Center. It is a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. Some major employers in the area include SCA Tissue, Kimberly-Clark, and Neenah Foundry. Neenah and Menasha are also wonderfully positioned areas for commuting to other cities.

In the most recent data released by the Department of Public Instruction, Neenah High School exceeded overall accountability expectations. Menasha high schools met all expectations.

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