Overview of the Area
As the second largest community in the greater Oshkosh area, Algoma is uniquely situated for future community and business growth. With a population of 7,249 (2018 estimate), Algoma is a growing residential community with three parks, well-maintained roads, local fire department, affordable amenities, stable staff, and visionary elected officials. STH-21 runs east to west through the northern half of Algoma, and STH-91 serves as the Town’s southern border. The Town will continue to see business and commercial development along these two heavily traveled transportation corridors. Algoma is bounded by the City of Oshkosh to the east, Lake Butte des Morts to the north, and the towns of Omro and Nekimi to the west and south. Algoma’s municipal borders encompass 9.52 square miles (6,091 acres) of land. The Town is home to some of the highest quality residential neighborhoods in the Fox Valley. With its close proximity to the City of Oshkosh, Algoma has experienced many positive developments over the past 20 years and will continue to see this growth well into the future. If you are looking for a place to work, live or establish a business, the Town of Algoma is the perfect location for you.