Plover is a village in Portage County. Nearby cities include Appleton and Oshkosh. This family-friendly small town is perfect for clans looking to settle down and search through a beautiful selection of homes for rent. Those who choose to stick around Plover can take advantage of this charming residential community's wonderful attractions. Families with a love of nature will enjoy spending their weekends skiing at Standing Rocks County Park and finishing their active days in the cozy lodge. Spend the perfect night out at the Great Northern Distillery, which crafts world-class homemade vodka.
Facts for Renters
While the Plover area was home to settlers starting in the first part of the 19th century, it didn't earn its modern name until 1850.
Eventually, Plover's name was changed to the Village of Algernon, after a postmaster who had resided in the area. It was changed back to Plover in 1864.
Plover is named as the original home of the fictional character Richard Harrow, played by Jack Huston on the television show "Boardwalk Empire."
The village is home to a community library that contains excellent selections for residents of all ages and hosts educational activities. It prides itself on being a family resource with plenty of materials for everyone to stay entertained and informed.