The median income of Appleton residents was an inflation-adjusted $20,208 per year. Appleton had 680 households in 2017, with a population of 1,449.
The city with the highest median resident income in the state was Deephaven. Deephaven's median income was $68,182 per year after adjusting for inflation – $47,974 more than Appleton. It had 1,377 households in 2017 and a population of 3,818.
Boy River had the lowest annual resident income among cities in Minnesota, with a median income of only $6,625 per year. That was $13,583 less than the median income in Appleton at the time. Boy River had 27 households in 2017 and a population of 59.
The table below shows the top 100 cities ranked by median annual resident earnings in 2017.