Algoma is a very small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 3,094 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Algoma is the 193rd largest community in Wisconsin.
When you are in Algoma, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 38.51% of Algoma’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Algoma is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Algoma who work in sales jobs (13.22%), office and administrative support (11.64%), and teaching (4.53%).
The citizens of Algoma are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.51% of adults in Algoma have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Algoma in 2010 was $21,398, which is lower middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $85,592 for a family of four.
The people who call Algoma home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Algoma residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Algoma include Belgian, Czech, Irish, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Algoma is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.