Antigo is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 7,869 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Antigo is the 104th largest community in Wisconsin. Antigo has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Antigo is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Antigo is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Antigo who work in office and administrative support (14.47%), sales jobs (12.86%), and food service (8.22%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.55 minutes getting to work every day.
The percentage of adults in Antigo with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.22% of adults in Antigo have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Antigo in 2010 was $20,110, which is low income relative to Wisconsin, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $80,440 for a family of four.
The people who call Antigo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Antigo residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Antigo include Irish, Polish, French , and English.
The most common language spoken in Antigo is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.