Abbotsford is a very small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 2,265 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Abbotsford is the 234th largest community in Wisconsin.
Abbotsford is a blue-collar town, with 44.28% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Abbotsford is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Abbotsford who work in office and administrative support (9.65%), management occupations (8.08%), and sales jobs (7.45%).
Abbotsford’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Abbotsford is worth considering.
One of the benefits of Abbotsford is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.79 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Abbotsford is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In Abbotsford, just 11.06% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Abbotsford in 2010 was $28,163, which is middle income relative to Wisconsin, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $112,652 for a family of four. However, Abbotsford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Abbotsford is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Abbotsford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Abbotsford residents report their race to be White. Abbotsford also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 25.92% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Abbotsford include German, Polish, Norwegian, Irish, and English.
In addition, Abbotsford has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (15.36%).
The most common language spoken in Abbotsford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and West Germanic languages.